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    The Principal London

    1 - 8 Russell Square, London WC1B 5BE, England
    011 44 844 854 2910
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    29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    Traveller (1041)
    Room & Suite (310)
    Dining (51)
    • Excellent24%
    • Very good38%
    • Average22%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible6%
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    “russell square” (323 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Room Service
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 19 February 2014

    Not a pleasant stay , delays and queue at check in, wrong keys given to me and my colleague which in turn led to 2 visits to reception to sort out wifi. Entered a boiling hot room no window as both frosted glass that was...More

    5  Thank Kimmytr
    Reviewed 18 February 2014

    This is the first time I've been there, we had a huge and comfortable room with balcony, perfect sleeping, and great location, just few meters from metro station...recomend to everyone, Worth every penny

    1  Thank dario1703
    Reviewed 18 February 2014 via mobile

    Basic rooms in London hotels are usually very small, tired and often with staff who struggle with the English language. Not the Russell. We managed to check in at 11am with very friendly service. Our room was a very pleasant surprise and had everything we...More

    Thank theclassychassy
    Reviewed 17 February 2014

    This is a decent hotel in a good spot with service and cleanliness as you'd expect from this group. There seem to be quite a few deals available on the rates so with care you can get real value. The location is good, 10mins walk...More

    Thank David_B186356
    Reviewed 15 February 2014

    We tried this hotel for the first time, I was in the hospital close by. From reception, to the bars, restuarant and the cleaning staff were all first class. Was one of those hotels we fell in love with, we are back in a couple...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • USD 432 - USD 1,342 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #285 Family Hotel in London
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • London >
    • Bloomsbury
    • Also Known As
    • Russell Hotel London ,
    • Hotel London Russell ,
    • Russel Hotel London
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    Traveller (1041)
    Room & Suite (310)
    Dining (51)
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    Hotel & Grounds (709)
    Bathroom (90)
    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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    21 October 2016|
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    Response from jessybobs | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure about the closure, but when we were there last January breakfast was £20 per person, we ate it out
    helen d
    17 June 2016|
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    Response from Christine N | Reviewed this property |
    I don't know!?
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    Yes they do
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