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St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel

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Orlando, United States
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

OMG, this hotel had the best rooms, best staff, and best restaurants! Binoy Nair, the head concierge, and all of the concierges and front desk staff are of the highest caliber! We were treated unbelievably as royalty!!! Would I stay again? of course, thank you, my new family!!! Dolsie and Ralph

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GagenSharma, Manager at St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the review about your recent stay at the St James' Court, A Taj Hotel London. We are delighted to read that you had an enjoyable stay and found the hotel and service very much to your liking, especially our team on the Concierge desk. The Michelin starred restaurant 'Quilon' serves South-west coastal Indian cuisine while...

Rochester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 January 2017

We had recently stayed and ate in this hotel and thoroughly enjoyed it , its extremely good value for money and the staff are excellent so we decided to eat here before going to see the fireworks. There was a set 7 course menu for £80 and it certainly did not disappoint us . When we arrived we were shown...

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gagansharma2016, Manager at St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, responded to this review

Dear hippylinda, We are thrilled to learn of your successful visit with us at the Kona restaurant and that you enjoyed our Culinary Team's delightful craft. My Team joins me in Thanking you for your Gracious feedback, I am glad that we were able to succeed in our endeavour to make you feel comfortable. We at the St. James' Court,...

Seattle, Washington, United States
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The building was beautiful and the staff friendly and effective. The room i stayed in had some sort of on demand water heater which made a loud noise when you used any hot water heater. I felt like a bad neighbor on the days when I started very early. Temporary note: I was in room 703 and for some reason...

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GagenSharma, Manager at St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the review about your recent stay at the St James' Court, A Taj Hotel London. We are delighted to read that you had an enjoyable stay and found the hotel and service very much to your liking. Please accept our sincere apologies for the less than satisfactory experience that you had because of our renovations....

Ramsgate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here only for one evening. Really lovely hotel. Our room was the Executive King room. Very clean. Bedroom and bathroom spotless. Friendly staff. Wonderful view of courtyard. It's a real gem. There is everything here you might need, wellness centre, hairdressers, and lovely restaurant.

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GagenSharma, Manager at St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the review about your recent stay at the St James' Court, A Taj Hotel London. We are delighted to read that you had a great stay experience and found the hotel and service very much to your liking. We hope to be your only choice of hotel on any future stay in London. Yours sincerely,...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have stayed in a fair share of hotels but this has by far been the best hotel til date. I've never left a review for any other hotels but I can't not leave one for this hotel, was honestly very impressed by the standard. Staff was very helpfu and friendly. Room was nice and spacious. My girlfriend organised a...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for the review about your recent stay at the St James' Court, A Taj Hotel London. We are delighted to read that you thoroughly enjoyed this stay experience and the service provided by the team. We are so pleased you enjoyed your Valentines day surprise too! The St. James’ Court offers an exceptional range of Dining...

New Jersey
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

London for business and extended my stay to explore. Stayed at this wonderful hotel. Found an excellent deal on their website for an executive room with breakfast and also a 25 LST voucher per day - the front desk didnt even know about it lol (25lst was two free drinks at their bar per day). Concierge staff was excellent as...

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GagenSharma, Manager at St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the review about your recent stay at the St James' Court, A Taj Hotel London. We are delighted to read that you thoroughly enjoyed this stay experience and found the hotel a great base to explore London. We hope to welcome you back soon to enjoy our Hospitality once again. Yours sincerely, Gagen Sharma Hotel...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Not only is this close to Buckingham Palace, but it's walking distance to Victoria Street which is fast becoming a street of many modern steel and glass buildings (Google is there) with many good quality retail and food options. The lobby has a classic English ambiance and is welcoming. Check in and out at Reception is handled efficiently and warmly....

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GagenSharma, Manager at St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the review about your recent stay at the St James' Court, A Taj Hotel London. We are delighted to read that you had a great stay experience and found the hotel, its service and location very much to your liking. We would like to take this opportunity to inform you that there are different types...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great hotel with comfortable well sized rooms. Great location close to everything. Very nice and cosy lobbybar. Fantastic service overall. Unfortunately the breakfast not worth the money! Too ordinary for the price! We will be back!

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GagenSharma, Manager at St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the review about your recent stay at the St James' Court, A Taj Hotel London. We are delighted to read that you had a great stay experience and found the hotel and service very much to your liking. We would like to inform you that currently a renovation project is being undertaken of the Bistro...

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Beautiful hotel with a spacious, clean room. The location is fantastic, only 10 minutes walk from Buckingham Palace and from Big Ben. The hotel staff were friendly and polite on all occasions. I look forward to returning!

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GagenSharma, Manager at St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the review about your recent stay at the St James' Court, A Taj Hotel London. We are delighted to read that you thoroughly enjoyed this stay experience and found the hotel a great base to explore London. We hope to welcome you back soon to enjoy our Hospitality once again. Yours sincerely, Gagen Sharma Hotel...

Mumbai
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The location of this hotel is quite central....With Hyde Park nearby, Queen's palace at walking distance, subway station & bus stop just 300 metres away....lot of eateries nearby and convenience store on the back side...The hotel is nice, rooms little dated but if it is a flying visit then no reason complain...staff was warm

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Dear Guest, Thank you for the review about your recent stay at the St James' Court, A Taj Hotel London. We are delighted to read that you thoroughly enjoyed this stay experience and found the hotel a great base to explore London. We hope to welcome you back soon to enjoy our Hospitality once again. Yours sincerely, Gagen Sharma Hotel...

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Westminster
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square, and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just up the road as well. As captivating as the architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are highlights of the area too. St James's Park (arguably London's loveliest), the expansive Green Park, and pedestrian friendly tree lined paths along the river showcase the exquisite manicure provided by English gardeners. Just beyond the landmarks and the gorgeous outdoor spaces, quiet residential squares and age old local pubs offer a more subdued take on this global seat of power in the heart of London.
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In a country that values understatement, St. James' Court is an English classic typifying the concealed charm of one of Britain's finest hotels. The custom of St. James’ Court, A Taj Hotel is the distinctive choice for more than service with a smile. With a distinguished pedigree shaped over more than a century, this discreet Victorian masterpiece with its famous Shakespearean Courtyard is perfectly placed between Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament in a historic enclave marking the centre of power. Crisp and elegant, with an easy charm that’s reserved, yet attentive, we strive to make each visit more pleasurable and memorable. Exceeding the expectations of today’s discerning traveller, St. James' Court is a slice of the past served up on a contemporary platter. ... more   less 

Additional Information about St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel

Address: 54 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6AF, England (Formerly Crowne Plaza London - St. James)
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Westminster
Price Range: €172 - €372 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 338
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Crowne Plaza London - St. James Hotel London
London Crowne Plaza
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#41 Spa Hotel in London
#91 Business Hotel in London
#127 Luxury Hotel in London
#129 Family Hotel in London
#139 Romantic Hotel in London
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“If you want a quieter room ask for one facing the court yard.”
 of 5 bubbles 722Jean_T722, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Quiet hotel for surrounding business area. Paying for superior price probably meant higher floor but still without views.”
 of 5 bubbles waccavbirdie, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Just ask the desk staff”
 of 5 bubbles jazzyjasbirkaur, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I would advise to choose a room with a main street view.”
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“Internal room with balcony”
 of 5 bubbles 142neilw, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
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