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Imperial Hotel

3.5 of 5 Russell Square, London WC1 5BB, England
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very efficient check in; room very clean - bathroom has recently been updated, it was very clean, towels, toiletries available. Breakfast was basic but enjoyable, pleasant surroundings, friendly staff, efficient service once again. Hotel is literally round the corner from the tube station, central line, and only a short walk from Kings Cross. Would definitely stay again if I went... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here a couple years ago. The hotel was clean, the front desk clerks were nice and helped answer our questions. The walls were a little thin so we could hear everything the people next to us said. It was in a good location. It felt safe at night. All, in all, not too bad.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel is a budget choice, although it covers everything you need and very central. The check in was easy and the staff were friendly, the bed was comfy and the bathroom was spotless. Also handy to have onsite was a hair dresser (that can also be accessed from the street) and a bar/restaurant. The hotel itself was also easy... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel is in Russell Square and is handy for the tube only 5 minutes away. There is plenty of choice for places to eat within the hotel and the food is tasty and good value. The rooms are clean and comfortable enough, but basic. We found the staff to be friendly and helpful. An all round decent hotel for... More

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Hull uk
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for a theatre break to see wicked the hotel was well placed and the staff were helpful when asked would probably try a different hotel on our next visit they have a perfectly adequate restaurant for breakfast but send you out to their sister hotels for your free dinner

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here twice while doing a contiki tour it meets your basic needs and price wise is ok close to major attractions stayed here in July 2012. Super close to the great British museum and convent garden

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Deeside, United Kingdom
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel in situated in quiet part of London.An easy taxi ride from Euston and short walk from the Underground. The reception staff were very friendly and our room 211 was quite pleasant overlooking a garden.The free WiFi in the room was patchy and annoyingly had to be re booted every eight hours with a pass code from reception. The... More

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just stayed for a weekend break. Central location, we had about a 15min walk to the theatre area. Rooms clean and but a bit on the warm side with no air con. Good breakfast, overall value for money hotel

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Mosta, Malta
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel for the second time. Had a minor problem at check-in regarding the room type, but this was professionally sorted out by the staff there at. Thanks. Clean hotel, and rooms, tea and coffee facility in the room, nice position, and within walking distance to Covent Garden, Oxford street, etc. Would not mind staying there once again... More

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed at this hotel many times over the last 2 years as we need to go to a hospital on Great Ormond Street.. It is in a good location for Euston Station, within easy walking distance, and handy for public transport. The rooms at the front overlook Russell Square but can be a bit noisy - it is... More

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Address: Russell Square, London WC1 5BB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Camden / Primrose Hill
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Imperial Hotel 3.5*
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