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Russell House Hotel

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good59%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
1 week ago
“A non-sleep experience”
16 May 2016
“The only place I have ever stayed in London”
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of noice from outside. Old and dirty. No hot water in the shower first day, too much hot water and the heat on (with 30 degrees outside) the second day and no hot water third day. Small beds and old furniture.

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Reviewed 16 May 2016

For me, its location and cost. For 80 euro..you literally exit the Russell Square tube and there is the door. Great for single travelers. In Bloomsbury..only a couple of streets from museums. On the Picadilly line that goes to Covent Gardens, Harrods@Knightsbridge and straight to...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

As noted by many who have reviewed this hotel the reception, staircases and general decor are very impressive. The rooms themselves are a bit tired, we noticed some of the fittings in the bathroom were loose or missing for example. All upmarket hotels nowadays seem...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

A superbly fresh and abundant buffet, well priced and well attended proper Sunday English breakfast. We thought it was the best we had all week while in Bloomsbury. The Hotel Russell is grand and most of all our meal was scrumptious lovey!

Thank Rich H
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

Was really looking forward to staying here with my husband as the pictures look beautiful! On arrival the hotel from outside is stunning but our room didn't match, it was very small couldn't move not very clean bathroom was dirty! Mastic and grouting was rough...More

1  Thank Jessica F
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US$111 - US$257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#166 Family Hotel in London
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury
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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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"On top of building water has low pressure."
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"The doble rooms are bigger :-)"
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"Rooms at the back would be quieter. Maybe double glazing could help but would take away the character."
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"not sure about any of the other rooms as like i said i was on floor 3 and still heard a lot of noise"
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