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    The Rubens at the Palace

    39 Buckingham Palace Road | Victoria, London SW1W 0PS, England
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    We stayed two nights at The Rubens and enjoyed our stay. The room and bathroom were spotless, if a little on the small side (room 102). The staff could not have been more helpful and friendly especially those working in the dining room. This was...More

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    Reviewed 20 May 2017

    This is a very special hotel! From the doorman, to the receptionist, to the concierge, to the bar manager, every member of staff was genuinely friendly and accommodating. Nothing is too much trouble for the staff here and they make you feel that they enjoy...More

    7  Thank CLAIRE A
    Response from MalcolmHendry, General Manager at The Rubens at the PalaceResponded 21 May 2017

    Dear CLAIRE A, I just wanted to respond to you this evening, to say that I am absolutely overwhelmed by your feedback. To know that we are the best hotel you have ever stayed in, means so much to us. My team and I are...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We needed a good quality hotel convenient to Westminster Cathedral which was hosting our sons graduation ceremony. The Rubens was exceptionally well positioned for this and much else. The reviews gave us some confidence but one always wonders when trying a venue for the first...More

    Thank Paul M
    Response from MalcolmHendry, General Manager at The Rubens at the PalaceResponded yesterday

    Dear Paul M, Thank you very much for your kind feedback, following from your stay with us at The Rubens at the Palace. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your visit, and found our location to be so convenient for your sons graduation. What...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    We met up with another couple to spend a few days in London before traveling to the Lake District and Scotland. We enjoyed the Calvary bar each evening with excellent service and pleasant cocktails and beer. Appetizers are also available which we did in place...More

    Thank JimboMalibu_CA
    Response from MalcolmHendry, General Manager at The Rubens at the PalaceResponded 3 days ago

    Dear JimboMalibu_CA, Thank you very much for your lovely review, following from your recent stay with us. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your visit, and that you particularly enjoyed our new English Grill Restaurant. This is such fantastic feedback- Chef and my Food...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Great location, close to Buckingham Palace. 5mins walking from the new Nova centre. The rooms are comfortable and clean. There's a boiler with tea and coffee in each room. Breakfast is served from 6.30 am to 10.00 am. I had the continental: good with variety...More

    1  Thank FrancescaL125
    Response from MalcolmHendry, General Manager at The Rubens at the PalaceResponded 3 days ago

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    Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
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    Howard S
    4 February 2017|
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    Response from helloesther1 | Reviewed this property |
    you could chose to have it included at extra cost. lovely breakfast in a beautiful spacious room. We stayed at the Rubens twice and we always reserved room plus breakfast.
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    2 December 2016|
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    Response from pgp99 | Reviewed this property |
    No shuttle,but if you arrange airport transfer with the Rubens it was a flat rate of £70 GBP from Heathrow no matter what traffic is like. It was great that they handled our luggage, on time, safe.....Heathrow Express was a... More
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    Response from fletcher96c | Reviewed this property |
    a short walk. About ten mins or so.
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