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Russell House Hotel

#597 of 1,063 Hotels in London
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 16 January 2013

First time staying in the thick of things usually stay on the outskirts of london. Very well placed for oxford street and covent garden. Lovely grand old hotel. Room was spotless and a good size. Bed could have been better, very squeeky. Bathroom with shower over bath was fine. Breakfast was excellent something for everyone. Staff were helpfull and very...

2Thank janiedevo
Grimsby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2012

We have stayed here 3 times in all, first two were beautiful the third was bad. We had booked for a room with a wet room for the bathroom, it took the hotel 3 goes at getting it right! It has put us off staying there again. Food lovely, staff good

2Thank 827SharonH
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2012 via mobile

Great staff very helpful spotlessly clean great location have stayed before but improvements on the hotel continue making it even more enjoyable room service is good value for London and it turns up hot bed is really comfortable

2Thank M3evodakar
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 September 2012 via mobile

perfect for theatres, covent garden,shopping.fabulous breakfast .comfortable clean rooms..highly recommend.also very near tube station and major train stations and reasonably priced.i saw 2 shows whilst i was there both easy to get to and walked to covent garden..would go again..

3Thank Janetjean18
Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 17 August 2012

the hotel is well situated close to bristish museum , and pleasant to walk the streets to oxfor circus , leicester square and covent garden , soho , picadilly etc.. with very confortable rooms big and very good amenities, Hotel sound proofing, old building, retains all the charm of yesteryear but with all the best of a modern hotel. Well-stocked...

2Thank natalu1
Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 7 July 2012

I stayed at this hotel with a colleague - we both had a single room. My room an 6th floor was very tiny even for a London property. the bed was so short that my feet stuck out of it - I am 186 cm tall. The bathroom had a bathtub and a miniature wash basin. the carpet was a...

3Thank Boris2001
Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 July 2012

Chose this hotel as part of a theatre package with two close friends. The concierge was excellent and reception staff very welcoming. Triple room was great but very business like for three ladies. Only a tiny table between beds, but other than this no complaints. However, after a fantastic meal out and a great laugh at Abigail`s party I was...

1Thank cath053
Crewe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 June 2012

when i arrived at this hotel my first thoughts were wow it was opposite russell park and about 15 mins walk to convent garden i got to my room and it was very nice but just a single bed i was on my own, but still expect a double as i am 6'4 and the single bed was very slim...

3Thank Andrewg10_12
Snohomish, Washington
Reviewed 26 May 2012 via mobile

I stayed here 10 years ago and I don't think it's changed any since then (also stayed there for two nights May 2012) The cons: no Internet (but there is a Starbucks a few minutes away and you buy a drink you can use their wifi) The included breakfast is tea, toast, and cornflakes (not worth it to me) There...

3Thank MonaxLisa
Reviewed 23 April 2012

Location only yards from Russel square under ground, and close to the nearby Hospitals. Good clean comfortable corner room would have been quiter if the windows sealed completly

Thank henry e

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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 throughout the week.
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Address: 11 Bernard Street, London WC1N 1LN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury
Bar / Lounge Restaurant
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Russell House Hotel London
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#337 Family Hotel in London
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“On top of building water has low pressure.”
Kirk982, 10 Oct 2014 | Read review
“The doble rooms are bigger :-)”
Boris2001, 7 Jul 2012 | Read review
“Rooms at the back would be quieter. Maybe double glazing could help but would take away the character.”
cath053, 6 Jul 2012 | Read review
“not sure about any of the other rooms as like i said i was on floor 3 and still heard a lot of noise”
Andrewg10_12, 5 Jun 2012 | Read review
“Go for a high room”
Aberdeendave, 24 Nov 2011 | Read review
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