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Reviewed 25 November 2013 via mobile

Central London's hotels can be old and cramped, but this is an exception. I was upgraded to an executive room which had everything I needed, desk, fridge, trouser press and a comfy chair. Breakfast provided the usual unappetising buffet but croissants and pastries were fine (jam was rather poor quality), but I ordered porridge each morning and this was good,... More 

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hibl00msbury, General Manager at Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent feedback. We take our guest comments very seriously and always strive to provide comfortable and friendly accommodations. While I understand your stay was not 100% satisfactory due to breakfast, we do value your comments and take all reviews positive and negative very seriously and this will help us improve for our next guest... More 

Bradford, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2013

Stayed here for one night whilst seeing a National Theatre show. The room was comfy and clean and the staff kind and efficient. Breakfast was plentiful, though coffee topping-up could be a bit more attentive. The site is very handy for a lot of attractions in London - very handy for Russell Square tube.

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Thank tonyemha
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 22 November 2013

The hotel is at a very good location just walking distance from Oxford street, Covent Garden and the Big Ben. The rooms are very big and breakfast is good I stayed on Sunday and on that day the price is fair. In the middle of the week the price is much higher and I don't think worth it.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2013

Other than the location, which happened to be handy for me personally, there's nothing special about this hotel. The AC in my room did not work. The front desk told me the thermostat in my room was non-operational on purpose. What is the point of it then, exactly? It was baking hot - and despite them telling me (I called... More 

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hibl00msbury, General Manager at Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review regarding your recent stay with us. Please accept my sincerest apologies for the Air Conditioning issues you experienced during this time. I would like to address this with you further. I have sent you a private message to obtain more information about your stay. I look forward to hearing from you and being... More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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24 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 17 November 2013 via mobile

Stayed overnight 16th-17th November, very pleasant reception staff, polite and courteous both at check in and check out. Room very clean and tidy and a great shower but the room was extremely compact and bijou! We paid £141 for a standard double which is a fair price for a Central London hotel, however the walkin rate was £419!! The room... More 

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Witham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 November 2013 via mobile

I booked last minute and got a good rate, just as well the rack rate was very expensive. It was just your average room nothing special but clean at least. Breakfast was award winning apparently but not alas today it was just average. Overall it was a fine and pleasant stay!

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hibl00msbury, General Manager at Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review. We work very hard to ensure our facilities and service are superior and we strive to be the best Holiday Inn around. It sounds like we fell below your expectations. We take all reviews positive and negative very seriously and your feedback will help us improve for our next guest or your... More 

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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2013 via mobile

My daughter is disabled and as part of a 'dream come true' for her we had 3 night stay at this holiday inn, we found the hotel to be clean, helpful staff, especially the concierge who couldn't do enough for us on our arrival, anyone that has someone with complex needs will know how much equipment is involved when planning... More 

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St Albans, United Kingdom
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348 reviews
67 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 271 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2013

We stayed here two nights and although we couldn't open the window the staff were most helpful in advising which was the best setting for air con and they volunteered to move us. Its a great central location with a great set of shops near by with good restaurants and cafes. We will definitely stay here again when heading to... More 

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NW UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2013

Stayed here on a Thursday and Friday evening while attending a business conference in London. Easy to find, 5 - 10 mins walk from Euston, 2 - 3 mins from Russel square Tube station. Car park under the hotel. £15 for 24 hours which is good value in London. You have to pay in the car park not at hotel... More 

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Manchester, UK
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57 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2013 via mobile

Typical London hotel - small rooms, crazy prices and near a tube station! Staff were very friendly, breakfast was nice with plenty to choose from. Waitrose and Tesco round the corner if you want to make a cheap minibar and 1 minute walk to Russell Square tube station.

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury, responded to this review

Dear The_Canal, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us your feedback. Your review is vital for improving the service and quality we offer to our valued guest. It is always hugely motivating when one takes the time and trouble to acknowledge or give points for improvement. We hope to get the opportunity of welcoming you back... More 

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Staying in Bloomsbury

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Bloomsbury
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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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Holiday Inn London - Bloomsbury, a modern and stylish hotel in London's West End, perfectly located for all of your leisure and business needs. The hotel can be found just off Russell Square Tube Station, close to St Pancras International Rail Station, which is very convenient for those travelling by Eurostar. Holiday Inn Bloomsbury hotel is also within easy reach of many of London's tourist attractions: The British Museum, Madame Tussauds, London Zoo and the West End theatres, not to mention the amazing shopping in Oxford Street and Covent Garden. The hotel is easily accessible for the O2 and also has a direct train link to Emirates Stadium, the home of Arsenal Football Club. Our state-of-the-art Academy Conference Centre boasts 14 meeting rooms that can cater for all requirements from training courses, boardroom meetings and conferences to Weddings and Dinner Dances. The Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury Hotel offers facilities for disabled guests along with accessible bedrooms, and two bedrooms with a hoist. The hotel is proud to have won Best Disabled Facilities Award 2007 'Accessibility for All' at the Meetings and Incentive Travel Awards. High Speed Internet Access is available in all bedrooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury

Address: Coram Street | Russell Square, London WC1N 1HT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury
Price Range: $185 - $430 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury 3*
Number of rooms: 316
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Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury Hotel London
Holiday Inn Bloomsbury London
London Holiday Inn
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#294 Family Hotel in London
#317 Business Hotel in London
#365 Romantic Hotel in London
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