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Thanet Hotel

351 reviews
#541 of 1,081 Hotels in London
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“russell square”(32 reviews)
“british museum”(93 reviews)
“bedford place”(18 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 11 July 2013

Great cheap hotel and in an excellent location for all the sights. The rooms are imaculately clean well furnished and everything is provided, the owner is a lovely lady. I would have no hesitation in booking this hotel again. The breakfast was also second to...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2013

We stayed in a double room on the top floor in June and as much as I liked the location and the breakfasts, I would definitely not stay in that room again. The ceiling had a crack held together with scotch tape. The third staircase...More

Thank funtraveling_10
Reviewed 22 June 2013

We stayed at the Thanet for 3 days in May for our daughter's wedding in London. Other members of our party also occupied two other rooms. We were all delighted: the family rooms are extremely convenient and althought the en suites are small, they are...More

Thank Pauline H
Reviewed 21 June 2013

This hotel is fine. The rooms are basic; bed, desk, very small tv and bathroom. But they are clean and the beds are comfortable. there is no A/C but the wifi was included and worked well. This hotel has a room that sleeps 4; one...More

Thank CTgirl66
Reviewed 8 June 2013

This family-run hotel in the Duke of Bedford's block of hotels and residences near the British Museum was a very pleasant surprise. Yes, the rooms have character, smallish but our room was perfectly adequate for two friends sharing a room. The quiet atmosphere was enhanced...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
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Price range
US$145 - US$261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#155 Family Hotel in London
#311 Romantic Hotel in London
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$145 - US$261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#155 Family Hotel in London
#311 Romantic Hotel in London
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Nearby
Bloomsbury
Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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Mark J
14 July 2016|
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Response from Kinga W | Reviewed this property |
There is no parking right outside the hotel, but there is underground parking available approx 3 minutes away from the hotel. If you show them your receipt that you stayed at the hotel, you only have to pay £15 for 24 hours... More
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Julie M
17 April 2016|
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Response from Jason L | Reviewed this property |
Hey Julie, This was our first time to London. So we did the usual tourist stuff during the day and relaxed during the evening time. Our daughter was there for 3 months studying abroad, so we let her show us around. Like John... More
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Siciliangal
1 September 2015|
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Response from Mossparkdave | Reviewed this property |
Hi,sorry my wife and I were in a room for 3 people due to a mix up .Reasonable size but could only guess about the five person room.Good place for a central base and great breakfast ,all the best !
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"Quietest room may be at back, not on Bedford, and not on 3rd floor."
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"I stayed on the first (second to a Yank) floor, No. 5, facing the garden, not the street."
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"Note: this hotel has no air conditioning. Also there is no elevator so you may want a room on a lower floor."
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"Request a lower level room if stairs are an issue."
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