We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

President Hotel

3.0 of 5 66 Russell Square | Bloomsbury, London WC1N 1DB, England
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
President Hotel
Management photos View all
Browse nearby
President Hotel
Write a Review

1,756 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    133
    601
    662
    227
    133
See reviews for
297
751
151
155
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (294)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Hebrew first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (1756)
  • Mar-May only
    (407)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (521)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (507)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (321)
All months
Linlithgow
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My second stay here, and just as good as the last time. For a location within walking distance of the tourist attractions this is great value. A comfortable lounge for the night cap and a great bar with balcony overlooking Russel square for a pipe smoker to enjoy his pint! The staff very friendly and the room is just what... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Worthing, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
15 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were booked into this hotel by Rail Discoveries when the date of our rail trip was changed. We had originally booked to stay the night at the Premier inn at Kings Cross which was more convenient for our early start from St Pancras. We had to use a taxi both to and from the hotel which added to the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tynemouth, England, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent value for money. Clean, comfortable, good shower, great location, food great, friendly & efficient staff. Russell Square itself is a nice place to relax before heading round the corner to explore the British Museum!

Was this review helpful? Yes
North Yorkshire
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Really convenient central london hotel short taxi ride from kings cross. Nice area and great location. We stayed for 2 nights and had dinner on the first night and breakfast both mornings. Both were run very well and for the price we paid very good value. The staff were all pleasant and helpful as we're housekeeping. Room was clean and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Wanganui, New Zealand
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel was very conveniently situated, only a short distance to Earls Court underground and within walking distance of the Victoria and Albert museum, Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park. We upgraded to an executive suite after having one night in a very pokey underground room. The suite was on the second floor overlooking pad and also had a nice balcony... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Whitby, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

For the price this place was excellent! The big bus tours started right down the street and the subway was less than a 5 minute walk away. So easy to get anywhere you want the British museum was a short walk through the park from there too. The beds weren't that comfortable.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Taunton, Somerset
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After reading bad reviews on TA before about this hotel i wasn't looking forward to it at all. I had looked elsewhere but couldn't find anything in my price range, so though oh well lets give it a go. Arrived at President and from the outside it looked run down and in need of a spruce up. Reception was the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Woke up on the first morning with house keeping at the end of my bed at 8.40 wanting us out the room to clean it. Went to breakfast and sat at a dirty table which wasn't the end of the world, came back to the room to get ready and noticed there wasn't a hairdryer so I called reception where... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Sheffield
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
17 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've stayed at the President Hotel before and given it good reviews but this time, sadly, I can't. The room I was given was a disabled room, as I needed a walk-in shower. The room was huge and had lots of space for clothes, etc, and plenty of tea and coffee supplies. No complaints there. But the windows had been... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Dundee, United Kingdom
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in a group of 6 last weekend over 2 nights. Great location just round from Russell Square tube station. Rooms basic but clean. We must have been in the older style rooms on the first floor as they were older but they did the job, for all we were in the hotel over the 2 days! Breakfast again was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to President Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about President Hotel

Address: 66 Russell Square | Bloomsbury, London WC1N 1DB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Camden / Primrose Hill , Covent Garden
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — President Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 523
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Cheap Tickets, HotelTravel.com, TripOnline SA, getaroom.com and Despegar.com so you can book your President Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
President Hotel London, England
Hotel London President
Hotel President London
President London

395 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (389)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (49)
Viewed
View from room (32)
Viewed
Bathroom (44)
Viewed
Room/suite (108)
Viewed
Dining (9)
Viewed
Family/play areas (1)
Viewed
Other (146)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (7)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay