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Royal National Hotel

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#900 of 1,086 Hotels in London
  • Excellent4%
  • Very good21%
  • Average43%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible16%
5 days ago
“Good for what we needed”
6 days ago
“Elaine ”
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What's included
Free Internet
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Concierge
Wheelchair Access
Conference Facilities
Housekeeping
Air Conditioning
Pool
Free Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
A unique and lively hotel with unparalleled facilities and direct London Underground link with Heathrow Airport. The Royal National offers a variety of drinking and dining options including a pizzeria, carvery, pub, bar and a coffee shop.
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Location and contact
38-51 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0DG, England
12.6 km to London City Airport
159 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.5 km from The British Museum
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My son stayed with a school trip. They arrived at 8pm and the rooms were not ready. They returned at 9pm. As they progressed down the corridor, the rooms were gradually worse. His bed had hair, fluff and chewing gum on it. The pillow had...More

Thank Andrew P
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Room - floor not hoovered windows and mirrors covered in hand prints! Location- ok but staff unable to help with directions 16 min walk to tube as the ones near closed for summer for repairs. Not the hotels fault but would be nice for staff...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our two children stayed here as part of a school trip. The hotel were made fully aware of their dietary requirements (Coeliac) by the travel company, but even after the teacher had spoken directly to the chef, they could not accommodate them for breakfast. The...More

Thank Darren O
Reviewed 3 days ago

I've decided to give 4 points to the hotel because, in first place, it is very tidy, then, it's wonderfully located and finally our room was spacious. It is true that breakfast could be improved and there's no fridge. Anyway, we could manage to have...More

Thank Grace1BuenosAires
Reviewed 5 days ago

Stayed here as it is in a good location as I was seeing Chicago, room was clean. No air conditioning. Was a bit noisy but it is a busy hotel. Breakfast was good and plenty to eat. Pub on site was nice. All the staff...More

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A unique and lively hotel with unparalleled facilities and direct London Underground link with Heathrow Airport. The Royal National offers a variety of drinking and dining options including a pizzeria, ...More carvery, pub, bar and a coffee shop. Less
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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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
...More
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SJCR28
21 April 2018|
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Response from kojakSouthendOnSea | Reviewed this property |
It's not that good we were on full English and the dinning room is very full most morning and the upgrade to full English was five pounds per person you can pay in the dinning room very hard to get a table too
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lorna p
16 November 2017|
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Response from ImperialLondonHotels | Property representative |
Hi, All bookings made directly with the hotel include English breakfast. Otherwise, please check the terms and conditions directly with your booking agent and do not hesitate to contact us directly so we can look into this... More
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Carolyn_Hildebrandt
15 November 2017|
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Response from ImperialLondonHotels | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, a wash and fold service is available at our hotel. Please contact our housekeeping for more information. Kind regards,
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"Choose a different hotel."
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"The rooms I got were interior so they were quiet. But"
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"You can request a newer room - they were also dirty but a little more modern."
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