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Imperial Hotel

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61-66 Russell Square, London WC1 5BB, England
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Well, it's in a great location and it's really cheap for that location. When you arrive the reception/lobby is really quite grand in a traditional and slightly jaded fashion. All e reception staff are really helpful. The rooms are tiny, however, and the beds not the comfiest. Rooms on the front suffer from traffic noise all night long, do best... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is very nice, well equipped and the staff is welcoming and friendly. The rooms are clean, warm and cosy. In the hotel itself there is a day and night bar which serves drinks and food until 1 a.m so it is convinient especially when all the other bars/restaurants/cafe's in London are closed at about 10-11 p.m. We got... More 

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stockton-on-tees
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is quite possibly the least inspiring hotel experience I have had in a long while. I had a terrible nights sleep. The room was cold, proper cold. To be honest I don't like a hot or even a very warm room but this place was something else. I found it difficult to raise my temperature in the bed even... More 

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay at our Imperial Hotel. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us. We can assure you that the heating is switched on throughout the winter period, and had you informed our Housekeeping Department, they would have been able to assist you with adjusting the... More 

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Cranford, New Jersey
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2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Okay, we all know that with less than $ 200/night for a double room one can not expect the best that London has to offer, and in fact this was the case for our recent stay at the Imperial Hotel, in Bloomsbury. There is a lot to say about it, and it is a mixed bag. First the GOOD: you... More 

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your comments on Trip Advisor regarding your stay at our Imperial Hotel. We are pleased to note that overall you enjoyed your stay, appreciated the cleanliness of our room, were able to use our Wi-Fi service and found our location unbeatable, only a short distance to many tourist attractions. We will also be sure... More 

Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was in a great location.we parked the car hotel under hotel and it stayed there for 3 days.the room was great for what we needed.it was so warm in the room.certainly not afraid to keep heating on.Marton on the reception desk was very friendly and helpful.all the staff was good.my only let down was breakfast.there wasn't much choice.but... More 

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for sharing your comments on Trip Advisor regarding your stay at our Imperial Hotel. We are pleased to note that overall you enjoyed your stay, found our rooms to be adequate and appreciated the cleanliness of our restaurant. We will be sure to pass your kind comments regarding our attentive and courteous staff on to our... More 

Summerside, Canada
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12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed in a twin share room with a friend on December 30th. Our room was very small, which I understand is common in Europe. The main issue was the windows. They would not close properly and this issue was not just in our room, as our friends said the same about their room. Because they would not close, it... More 

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay at our Imperial Hotel. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us. Our staff are on hand twenty-four hours a day and would have been able to assist you at the time with our windows. The heating is manually controlled by a thermostat in... More 

Gold Coast, Australia
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12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for four nights over Christmas and really enjoyed it. The staff were really approachable and helpful especially the porters. Rooms were a good size although my partner and I were given two single beds (which we didn't care about at that stage of the trip) but just FYI to others. The breakfast whilst had a lot to offer... More 

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Thank RMandJS
ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for sharing your comments regarding your stay at our Imperial Hotel. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your Christmas visit, found our rooms to be a good size, appreciated our breakfast had a wide choice and the prices in our Atrium were of good value. It is always rewarding for our personnel to receive such... More 

Adelaide, Australia
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

Stayed for 4 nights. Great location for tube and walking for first time visitor to London. Single room was compact but had everything I needed. Extraction fan in bathroom would be useful. Buffet breakfast good to start the day, although tea & coffee left a lot to be desired - stewed I think! Staff were friendly and helpful. Overall a... More 

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback regarding your stay at our Imperial Hotel. We are pleased to note that overall you enjoyed your stay, found your room to be adequate and our staff were attentive and courteous. As breakfast is the most important meal of the day we are delighted that you enjoyed ours which provided you with... More 

telford
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

Just spent the last 4 nights here, nice enough hotel, some issues though. Food was good, not sure how it's normally done, but the Christmas meals we had were done in a buffet style, go up and choose your own, plenty of choice and portions very good. Staff in restaurants all pleasant, especially Henry. Could do with teaching some of... More 

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for sharing your comments regarding your stay at our Imperial Hotel. We are pleased to note that overall you enjoyed your Christmas break with us, found your room to be adequate, our car parking facilities to be convenient and appreciated our central location, only a short distance to many tourist attractions. It is always rewarding for... More 

Notts, England
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16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

Stayed at the Imperial for 3 nights from the 24th December on a Christmas Package break. The staff at this hotel are excellent and will try and do their very best for you, those that complain about the staff, obviously must treat them with contempt and are probably rude and expect things to always revolve around them. The executive room... More 

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for sharing your king comments regarding your stay at our Imperial Hotel. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your Christmas stay with us, appreciated the cleanliness of our rooms, found our executive rooms to be of good size and our food exceeded your expectations. It is always rewarding for our personnel to receive such positive... More 

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