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Russell Square Hotel

Traveller (75)
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Dining (3)
Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good56%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
  • 1 week ago
    “Bring your toiletries and be prepared to undress in public view.”
  • 2 weeks ago
    “Probably the worst place ever checked in”
11 Bernard Street, London WC1N 1LN England See on map
AMENITIES
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness centre
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The good news: The mattress was firm. The sheets and towels were clean - possibly new. The room was clean. The location, next to Russell Square station is excellent. The young man on duty was quite pleasant and carried my bag up the three floors....More

Thank JulietGR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is probably the worst hotel I have ever checked into, not being in a third world country. And since it is never too late to fix a mistake we immediately checked out of our two rooms. London hotels can be bad, and I...More

Thank HeinW
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Booked by my work travel company. I called the hotel to ask directions on the day, told them I was flying in and would be at Paddington at 7.30, she advised of tubes and told me walking would be 50 minute, I advised that I...More

1  Thank jkeating294
Reviewed 24 September 2018

This hotel is ideally suited for travel, being right next door to the tube station. Sadly, this is probably it’s only selling point. The booking confirmation stated that check-in was from 4.00pm, which was rather later than I would have expected. My partner and I...More

1  Thank Rich W
Reviewed 9 August 2018

A death trap. Exposed electrical fittings. Unstable floor. Fire hazards abound: fire doors propped open, smoke detectors don't appear to be working. Water pressure is practically zero. Absolutely atrocious.

1  Thank Tom S
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$75 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Russell Square Hotel London
Location
United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$75 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Russell Square Hotel London
Location
United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury
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Traveller (75)
Room & Suite (20)
Dining (3)
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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"Hard to say, as surely closing curtains are a basic minimum."
JulietGR
1 week ago
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"On top of building water has low pressure."
Kirk982
10 Oct 2014
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"The doble rooms are bigger :-)"
Boris2001
7 Jul 2012
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"Rooms at the back would be quieter. Maybe double glazing could help but would take away the character."
cath053
6 Jul 2012
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