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Hotel Russell

Russell Square, London WC1B 5BE, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I acvompanoed y husband on business ejo wanted to satu there as he'd had a hood experience a year earlier. We booked on for s long 10 nights but put in a terrible 1st floor room which smelt of damp and we had to contend with loud music from Christmas parties at least half the nights we werr there. I... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were warmly welcomed and staff were attentive and thoughtful throughout our stay. The hotel building is one of the finest I've stayed in; with ornate sweeping marble staircases and a stunning mosaic in the foyer. The room over-looked Russell Sq and had an incredible view. We couldn't have been happier!

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Julie H, General Manager at Hotel Russell, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review on Tripadvisor. I am so pleased to learn that you had a fantastic stay at Hotel Russell.It will be a highlight for me to share your comments with our teams as they continually strive to offer exceptional service to all our guests. We have received so much glowing feedback regarding the rich decorative... More 

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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Review are mixed on site, we found it excellent rooms very clean lovely thick towels all staff efficient helpful and polite, round corner from tube, easy 20 min walk from Euston station and to Covent Garden Thank you

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Julie H, General Manager at Hotel Russell, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a review following your recent stay . Iam pleased you chose to stay at Hotel Russell and found our facilities well appointed, clean and up to the high standards that we pride ourselves at. It is with great pleasure I learn that our team impressed you and your stay was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Firstly this building will blow you away.as you enter the reception area you will want a photo taken on the marble staircase which would look well on any film set. The rooms are very comfortable with excellent en-suite facilities. You forego go the modern ambiance of other need hotels but it's worth it. On the downside it can be a... More 

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Julie H, General Manager at Hotel Russell, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It is with great pleasure that I learn that your stay was overall enjoyable. Thank you for your very kind comments as we are very proud of the rich heritage of our hotel and I am delighted that you enjoyed it. We appreciate your positive comments on our central location I am also happy to read that you... More 

Gateshead, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Russell is a very friendly hotel. Arrival, staff were excellent and were were very friendly and helpful. checking in was quick our room was not big but clean bed was comfortable with plenty towels and plenty of tea and coffee. It is an old hotel and lovely to see original features in the hotel. We had bed and breakfast... More 

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Julie H, General Manager at Hotel Russell, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for spending some valuable time reviewing us. We appreciate your positive comments on our central location and comfortable, well appointed modern bedroom. I am also happy to read that you enjoyed the breakfast and dinner experience in our Tempus Restaurant. I have noted your comment regarding the menu choices on offer and will surely look into... More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What can we say? Normally hotel rooms in London are tiny. Not here. We booked a delux double and it was fantastic. No bath but the shower would accommodate 6! The location is fantastic we walked virtually everywhere. Staff could not have been friendlier or more accommodating. We will definitely be back. Thank you so much for make ng our... More 

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Julie H, General Manager at Hotel Russell, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We certainly appreciate you taking the time to review us. I am glad you had a fantastic stay at Hotel Russell during your recent trip to London and found our rooms spacious, comfortable and well appointed. Out team takes great pride in offering exceptional service to all our guests and I thank you for commending them. We appreciate... More 

York, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
22 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was booked into this hotel whilst on a work project in London- check in swift and friendly, staff happy to give me directions to where I needed to be. My room was spacious, clean, everything worked. I arrived back shortly before the restaurant closed but my meal (steak) was delicious, I was not hurried out at all. Had a... More 

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Stratfield Mortimer, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
20 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is an amazing location for the staying in London. The hotel has a wealth of original features, this makes you feel like you have travelled back in time. However the rooms are modern, clean and comfortable. I stayed in room 153 which was a good size for a London hotel although has nothing to look out of the window... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Hotel Russell is a Grand Dame on the Square. How pleased we were to discover a room here was no more expensive than some very ordinary, modern hotels in the area. Everyone on the Staff was courteous and efficient, and some were very friendly. We had a wonderful Belgian man named Serge and a delightful Irishman, on our last... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and myself stayed here for a weekend in march. Upon arrival checking in did take a while, but we expected this as it was the beginning of easter holidays. Our room was very comfortable, and I must admit. It's the best two nights sleep I've EVER had in any hotel. The bed was so comfortable! Breakfast was more... More 

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