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Imperial Hotel

3.0 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
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Noisy, uncomfortable and stuck in the 70s. Check in is polite but it goes down rapidly room there. I lie here now on a bunk bed listening to the noise of the road. It is terrible. The bar shuts early and the staff are grumpy. Avoid this place.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice clean hotel. Room and bathroom were clean but no ac or fan in room. Had the window open and it was quite nosy outside but since I am a sound sleeper, it didn't bother me as much. I did share it with a random person and we became great friends. Between this hotel and the imperial national, this hotel... More

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Vilnius
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed at this hotel a few times. Average hotel, nothing special. Standard rooms are quite small, very dated furniture, small TVs, average clean. Bathrooms have very poor venting - even in the morning there are a lot of condensed water on the walls and floor after last evening shower... Rooms facing courtyard are quite oppressive, but those with the view... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Impressive entrance and a warm welcome by reception staff. Clear and concise information given when I asked about the local area. Room itself was tired looking and could do with some modernisation. Bathroom separate to shower room to save space and dust found throughout the room. Great views though out into the city, noise minimal considering location.

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Chatham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed one night. The hotel was better than expected. The room was clean and large. A double bed. The mattress was a bit thin but comfortable. Breakfast was good and the restaurant was lovely and clean. Staff very attentive and professional. The downsides were we paid the bill with a different card than the one we guaranteed the room... More

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Prudhoe
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is a bit like stepping back in time. Although some bits are gradually being modernised, it is still dated in some ways. While there are some drawbacks, the location is excellent, the price reasonable, and the breakfast excellent. The staff are friendly. I would come again because I don't like paying London prices for small rooms in hotels.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

at walking distance from St. Pancras station, Oxford street and close to the tube at Russel Square. Ideal for a city trip. Rooms are nice, staff is friendly, breakfast is OK. We had a room facing the courtyard, thinking it could be quiter than the street side, but the presence of a casino can make it noisy. All by all,... More

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North Shields, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly, in terms of a London hotel in good spot with good access to the city centre and railway stations this place gets top marks. The prices are good for area and the standard of accomodation is of a good quality. Perfectly clean, housekeeping was good. Reception staff at check in was excellent. I was given a choice of floor... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for one night over the weekend in a family room (117). We had one very large room with another room interconnected with bunk beds in that also had its own bathroom. Great value for money and we found the rooms comfortable and clean. The tv is tiny but we were there to have fun in Brighton not watch... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

yes i have given this hotel 5 stars, it may not be a 5star hotel but it did exactly when it advertised to do, i spent 2 nights here with a friend over the weekend , staff were polite , the hotel was very clean and tidy, we were checked in quickly, and our room was ready it was clean... 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 star — Imperial Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 448
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Imperial Hotel London, England
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