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Novotel London Blackfriars

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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This hotel was ideally located for travelers wanting to be central to all the tourist sites in London. The location is just far enough away from the hustle and bustle. We walked from our hotel to sites such as London Eye, Big Ben and even...More

Thank AliciaFiedler
Response from NovotelBlackfriars, General Manager at Novotel London BlackfriarsResponded 15 September 2017

So happy to read your review and of course the 5 star rating! We really are a great location for exploring London an so much to see and do within minutes of the hotel. However your feedback about us being fully booked yet you still...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

My husband travels to London at least twice a year on business. We like to try out different hotels and this time it was Novotel London Blackfriars. We are not going anywhere else in the future. The location is great, on the South Bank near...More

3  Thank carolcasparian
Response from NovotelBlackfriars, General Manager at Novotel London BlackfriarsResponded 13 September 2017

Carol, it was an absolute pleasure to look after you and your husband and great catching up yesterday and of course this morning at breakfast. I hope you had a great journey home. Your feedback made me smile so much yesterday as you know and...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

Booked this hotel mainly for it's location, but what a lovely surprise to find such superb, comfortable, contemporary rooms and amenities along with the most friendly and efficient customer service too. This was true of all the staff we encountered, but Chamo in particular was...More

Thank Eevie123
Response from NovotelBlackfriars, General Manager at Novotel London BlackfriarsResponded 13 September 2017

Love the 5 star review! Thank you so much! Chamo as always is thrilled with yet another personal mention, I am so lucky to have him as part of my team! I loved your feedback that we "surprised" you, this is really cool. We are...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

We stayed at the Novotel London Blackfriars for three nights with our 10 year old daughter. This hotel has very nice and spacious rooms, the beds are super comfortable and they have a mini fridge and other amenities. The staff is super friendly and if...More

Thank LilyTraveler7
Response from NovotelBlackfriars, General Manager at Novotel London BlackfriarsResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you so much for this lovely review, I am thrilled that we looked after you so well. Chamo is amazing and as you will see from many reviews on here he really is a star in my team! I am sure we will be...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We stayed as a family and our room was well prepared with the sofa converted to bed when we checked in.Location is excellent with the tube -Southwark (Metro) just a minute's walk away.Other facilities include an indoor pool and sauna.Reception staff well trained and do...More

Thank 562aashishp
Response from NovotelBlackfriars, General Manager at Novotel London BlackfriarsResponded 12 September 2017

Love love love our 5 star review, thank you so much!!!!! I am so happy that we looked after you and your family so well and we are really looking forward to welcoming you back again soon. Many thanks. Jacqui McMillan - General Manager

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
Minibar
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Bar/Lounge
Pool
Spa
Heated pool
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USD 177 - USD 411 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#20 Green Hotel in London
#99 Family Hotel in London
#102 Luxury Hotel in London
#133 Romantic Hotel in London
#151 Business Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 177 - USD 411 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 Green Hotel in London
#99 Family Hotel in London
#102 Luxury Hotel in London
#133 Romantic Hotel in London
#151 Business Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Binky1231
11 January 2018|
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Response from Allan S | Reviewed this property |
The sofa is suitable for an adult, easy. I do not know regarding the to bed question.
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desafinado74
17 December 2017|
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Response from Chocdog2012 | Reviewed this property |
Take a walk to the area around Borough Market, plenty of traditional pubs there. There is a medieval pub called the George Inn just off Borough High Street, well worth a visit - The George Inn Yard, 77 Borough High St... More
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GumbetScotland
15 October 2017|
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Response from ToastedWombat | Reviewed this property |
Reception has posted charges for early arrival and late departure. Talking with the hotel will always be best. I think they have a bag store, so plan b is to drop bags off and come back later in the day.
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