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    The Academy

    21 Gower Street | Bloomsbury, Fitzrovia, London WC1E 6HG, England
    011 44 20 7631 4115
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    “british museum” (89 reviews)
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    “afternoon tea” (54 reviews)
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    Reviewed 29 May 2014

    Having seen some of the recent reviews on Tripadvisor I feared the worst and was pleasantly surprised when we arrived with a Travelzoo voucher today. We were seated in the library and enjoyed that to ourselves. Service was attentive but not overbearing which allowed my...More

    1  Thank Kiwicall
    Response from AcademyHotel, General Manager at The AcademyResponded 17 June 2014

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. I am glad you enjoyed the afternoon tea with us but, I am sure a sneak preview of our rooms would have changed your view on a family budget hotel! Kind Regards Andrew...More

    Reviewed 27 May 2014

    I stayed in the Academy hotel on the bank holiday weekend on the 25th-26th May with my girlfriend. Reception greeted us nicely enough as we arrived and promptly took our bags to our room. Our room was situated on the 3rd floor in a hotel...More

    3  Thank RossEgan
    Response from AcademyHotel, General Manager at The AcademyResponded 17 June 2014

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. I am glad you enjoyed the many features of our hotel and thank you for your kind words. As the hotel is a grade 2 listed building I feel it adds to the...More

    Reviewed 26 May 2014

    Staff very friendly, welcomed us and explained all hotel arrangements. We were shown to our room which was a good size with a spacious bathroom. Bedding and towels were very good quality. Room clean but carpets could do with updating, Afternoon tea in the garden...More

    Thank jennifer s
    Response from AcademyHotel, General Manager at The AcademyResponded 17 June 2014

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. By reading through your review I am slightly confused as to the final average remark as everything else seem to have been positive. Thank you once again for your feedback. Kind Regards Andrew...More

    Reviewed 22 May 2014

    Front desk really friendly but the rest was sadly very disappointing. Internet frustrating with new codes required every 200mb's and connection slow. Stains on bedroom carpet. Tiny bathroom. No breakfast before 7am despite all being put out well before that. Grumpy dining room staff. No...More

    Thank Anton M
    Response from AcademyHotel, General Manager at The AcademyResponded 17 June 2014

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. Our internet within the hotel is complimentary throughout which is not the case with most of our competitors in the area. We have a control system in place in that you are required...More

    Reviewed 19 May 2014 via mobile

    My mother and father booked an afternoon tea at this hotel as an anniversary treat for my wife and I. On arrival hotel seems very nice clean simple modern allthough a little tired. Shown to garden( if u can call it that) several rusty and...More

    1  Thank Baldydave
    Response from AcademyHotel, General Manager at The AcademyResponded 17 June 2014

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. Our afternoon tea offer is based on a standard 4 finger sandwiches per person with various fresh fillings, cakes and petit fours. There is also a selection of two scones each, one plain...More

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    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • USD 149 - USD 339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #334 Luxury Hotel in London
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 49
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    Despite an understandable popularity with students,
    tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
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    Jeneba C
    11 August 2017|
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    Response from Roy B | Property representative |
    The completion date is scheduled for Easter 2018.
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    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
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    21 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!
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