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Goodenough Club

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is quiet and off the beaten track but near to the Holborn, Bloomsbury area. We requested a top floor room which was large and spacious and had a view from the front of the hotel over adjacent gardens. The bathroom was beautifully appointed but...More

Thank ridley2015
Response from Rafael C, General Manager at Goodenough ClubResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ridley, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us, you feedback is very important to us and to other travelers. We are made of 5 grade listed buildings so unfortunately some of the luxuries like elevators are not suitable to...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018

Found this place by chance, looking for a couple of nights after Christmas. The check in and staff were all helpful and friendly. Room was nice, couple of things not working but was clean, comfortable and reasonable size for London. Breakfast was included and it...More

Thank JoubertG
Response from Rafael C, General Manager at Goodenough ClubResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Joubert Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. The Goodenough Club has a superb location, near to all transport links and to London's main touristic...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017

The plus points are good location, short walk from Russell Square tube and restaurants. I enjoyed the cooked breakfast which was a very good selection and good quality (if a little cold as the hot lamps didn't keep it very warm). In terms of noise...More

2  Thank FunkstaHippyOnline
Response from Rafael C, General Manager at Goodenough ClubResponded 8 November 2017

Dear FunkstaHippyOnline Thank you very much for taking the time to review our hotel, your opinion is very important to us. I'm sorry to hear that there were problems during your stay, a good night of sleep is essential and I'm very disappointed to hear...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017

If you're like me and *prefer* a collegiate atmosphere, the Goodenough Club is brilliant lodging. I had two different rooms there—one on 3rd floor and one in the Mews. Pros: * I loved the large dining hall, which offered an excellent "full English breakfast" plus...More

1  Thank MegellanLite
Response from Rafael C, General Manager at Goodenough ClubResponded 30 October 2017

Dear ZellsBells, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us Thank you for your detailed feedback, your review is very important for us and also for other travelers....More

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Perfect place for academia and others who want to be close to SOAS and other UNIs around the area. Rooms vary in size as per cost, service is simple but sufficient. Clean, organized and rather had its own charm. Will come by again, specially as...More

Thank VikingKrishna
Response from Rafael C, General Manager at Goodenough ClubResponded 11 October 2017

Dear Viking Krishna, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us, we do hope that you come and visit the next time that you have a need to stay in London. Best Regards, Rafael Colombelli

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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US$167 - US$299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$167 - US$299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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Sabrina K
23 March 2015|
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Hi, my answer is pretty much the same as above. You will be staying at the Goodenough College, where my daughter is just about to reapply. A truly wonderful place for a postgrad student in London. Do not worry about the... More
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"Front room with a view of the gardens are better."
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"Maybe get a room with garden view, ours was a basement room with courtyard view but felt a bit closed in..."
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"Third floor rooms with a garden view was great."
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"suitcases on stairs can be a challenge but reception staff will assist."
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