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    The Academy

    21 Gower Street | Bloomsbury, Fitzrovia, London WC1E 6HG, England
    011 44 20 7631 4115
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    1 - 5 of 706 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Stayed here in December 2017 at the Woburn suite. Good amount of complimentary items and an espresso machine too! Very competitive prices and breakfast included if booking direct with the hotel. In room dining was very filling and breakfast was too. Decent selection on both...More

    Thank TheLeopard79
    Response from Roy B, General Manager at The AcademyResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Guest, We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay and found the Hotel to be welcoming and the staff friendly. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Thank you for your review.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Spent the night at The Academy our room was beautiful, the bed very comfortable, the staff most welcoming and helpful. The hotel is not far from a tube station and is easy to get to. The room was not noisy which can be the case...More

    Thank Nikysoam
    Response from Roy B, General Manager at The AcademyResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and found our staff to be welcoming and friendly. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Thank you for your review.

    Reviewed 28 October 2017

    I traveled to London on a short business trip in September. Had a 4-night stay at this hotel. I was given a room at the 4th floor but the problem was this hotel had no elevators but very narrow stairs, a bit difficult to handle...More

    Thank Oana P
    Response from Roy B, Manager at The AcademyResponded 30 October 2017

    Dear Guest, We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Thank you for your review.

    Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

    Make sure you read a number of reviews and check other hotels in the area as The Academy can be not everything you expected it to be. The pictures of The Academy on their website and TripAdvisor paint in a much more favourable light than...More

    Thank 500Wood
    Response from Roy B, Manager at The AcademyResponded 27 October 2017

    Dear Guest, We are sorry to read that your recent stay was not up to our normal standards. We will pass on your comments to the Department Manager and implement additional training where required. Whilst you are unable to see the internal renovations that are...More

    Reviewed 20 October 2017

    The Academy is a hotel made from 5 separate building therefore there is no lift just plenty of stairs. Some part of the hotel was undergoing refurbishment but we had a great, large room with clean bedding fruit and water every day. All the staff...More

    Thank pashestours
    Response from Roy B, General Manager at The AcademyResponded 24 October 2017

    Dear Guest, We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and found our staff to be friendly and helpful. We look froward to welcoming you back in the future. Thank you for your review.

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    • US$126 - US$339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #339 Luxury Hotel in London
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    • Number of rooms
    • 49
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    • Bloomsbury
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    Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
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    museums, including the must-see British Museum.
    Despite an understandable popularity with students,
    tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
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    Jeneba C
    10 August 2017|
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    Response from Roy B | Property representative |
    The completion date is scheduled for Easter 2018.
    Katie M
    20 November 2016|
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    Response from Michael H | Property representative |
    Dear Katie Thank you for the question. We have a number of bedrooms located on the ground floor of the Hotel, however access through the Front Door is up two steps from street level. We do not have any lifts within the... More
    Morag M
    20 July 2016|
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    Response from TennesseeGreenfields | Reviewed this property |
    I would suggest calling the hotel to see if you culd have a room on the second floor. I feel sure they will hold your luggage, we found that was a service all over Europe when we travelled. Enjoy the Academy!
    Room Tips
    "We had room 27 up 4 flights of stairs but big and comfortable. No noise"
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    "room 10 was lovely"
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    "Room 15 Suite at the front of hotel"
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    "Ask for a lower floor room to avoid steep stairs."
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