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Crescent Hotel

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3 reviews
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Such comfy beds, massive and modern family bathroom. Perfect bedroom for a family of 4. Room cleaned everyday to a really high standard. One morning they were short staffed and this meant breakfast was completely chaotic and I actually left without having any. Some reviews may reflect this experience but have the misfortune to not experience the 'usual' standard (due... More 

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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

I've stayed at the Crescent probably eight times. I'll decide to try a new place but always end up back here. Quiet neighborhood and centrally located. This trip I ended up with a stomach bug and they took wonderful care of me. Bringing me 7up on the house and making sure I had everything I needed. Recommended.

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Thank Kimlaree
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here one night after a night out, for the price paid in the location it is, it's pretty good. The people are friendly and the place has a feel of a country b&b rather than a London hotel. Breakfast was particularly good and the bed was super comfortable with good quality sheets. I'll come back.

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

Had a single room with sink and shower in it, but toilet down the hall. For £75 pn in central London, and with breakfast included, it was good value. Everything was scrupulously clean and my window opened wide for fresh air. I'd stay again if on a budget and wanting to be close to Euston. Also, two minute walk from... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

I returned for another stay at the Crescent on Thursday. Always good customer service and really friendly staff. I was staying on my own and as they had no single rooms available they upgraded me at no extra cost - shows they care about their customers. Hotel is centrally located a short walk from Euston. Rooms are clean and comfortable.... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Rooms comfortable and self sufficient with breakfast provided. Close to Euston, Kings Cross and Russell Square tube stations, this provides good access to tube, overground, national and international rail services. Helpful and friendly staff.

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Reviewed 8 September 2016

Whilst I wouldn't necessarily rush back, as there are better hotels for similar prices, I was pleased that The Crescent was well located, handy for local bars, restaurants and shops and the room was neat & clean as was the en-suite.....didn't bother with breakfast so cant comment, however the staff I met were friendly enough

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

The Crescent Hotel is located about 2 blocks from the Russell Street tube station and so it was a straight shot from Heathrow. I got there early in the morning and the proprietors let me store my baggage so I could explore the city until check in at 2. The room was comfortable- no frills, but that's to be expected... More 

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Reviewed 21 July 2016

The first time I stayed at the Crescent Hotel was in 1971 and over all those years I’ve paid many visits to this place, the last time for a week two months ago. In my opinion it is the perfect little hotel in London. The location is very convenient. You will be 5 minutes from the Russell Square tube station... More 

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Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Attended training in Russell Square and required a bed for the night. This hotel was very local and very reasonably priced. I stayed in room 34. Room was right on the entrance to the top floor, everytime someone entered the floor, the door slammed which woke me up. There was also at times a strange noise which I thought was... More 

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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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  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Additional Information about Crescent Hotel

Address: 49-50 Cartwright Gardens | Bloomsbury, London WC1H 9EL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury , Euston / Kings Cross /St Pancras
Price Range: £129 - £495 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 27
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#367 Romantic Hotel in London
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“There is no lift in the hotel. If you have heavy luggage choose ground floor rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles samrudhi2016, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room facing the street”
 of 5 bubbles Murilo, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Upper rooms up quite a steep narrow staircase wouldn't really recommend if you have mobility problems.”
 of 5 bubbles Steveaddy59, 3 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing Cartwright Gardens. It is beautiful, year round!”
 of 5 bubbles 602sethh, 5 Apr 2016 | Read review
“There is no lift, and the stairways from the 2d to 3d floor are steep and winding--difficult with heavy luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles PHLRick, 24 Dec 2015 | Read review
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