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.
All 1,073 London hotels

Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Coram Street | Russell Square, London WC1N 1HT, England (Bloomsbury / Holborn)
Hotel website
Hotel deals
Hotel amenities
Special Offer
Save on Hotel Packages!
Save Saved
You added Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury to your Saves list
Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
Ranked #385 of 1,073 hotels in London
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
ethixman London, United Kingdom
  • Overview
  • Reviews (1,477)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Photos (268)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A (1)
  • Room tips (213)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

1,477 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (213)
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Ontario, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our first time in London and we were so excited to be staying in Bloomsbury. We get off of our 8.5 hrs flights, drive forever to the hotel and when we arrive, no one even offers to take our bags to our room, nor did they give us a map or any city information (when we went to Paris later... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
26 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have stayed here several times as its a good location to get to central and west end easily by tube from Russell square. Its clean and and tidy and the staff are friendly. My only real observation is that its always busy in the reception on either check in or check out so do allow some time if checking... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
112 reviews 112 reviews
63 hotel reviews
147 helpful votes 147 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

On arrival we were greeted by a surly and uninterested reception staff; when they eventually found our booking we had to pay for each room separately, despite both rooms being on the same booking and being paid by the same card; this was time consuming and frankly just a jobsworth attitude. We were told “it’s the system at fault” not... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nice, France
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
70 hotel reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I just spent one night at the Holiday Inn Bloomsbury London. The room was a nice size, very clean and comfortable. The beds were very comfortable and the area is very quiet. The breakfast was excellent with a wide choice. I also had some dinner in the pub downstairs which was really nice. The staff were very cordial and helpful.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Warwickshire, UK
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
19 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A good, clean Holiday Inn experience with a great location which allowed us to catch an evening West End show and set if on Eurostar for 8am (had to miss the inclusive breakfast dye to 30 min check-in time at St Pancras -so if that's a consideration weekend breakfast doesn't start till 7am). I paid for this with BA miles... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Holbaek, Denmark
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
25 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed here a couple of times, and never been let down. Central location, close to underground (direct service to Heathrow) and buses (direct service to both down town and Camden), and within walking distance to West End. Area around the hotel is very nice, with shops and restaurants/bars. Rooms are clean, large and well kept. Aircon works fine.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
57 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a good hotel and the staff are unusually good for a Holiday Inn-more like the standard of staff you get in Holiday Inn Express hotels! I had an executive room which was nice with all the usual amenities. As well as air-conditioning there was also a window that opened, which was great. The room was at the back... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Chorley, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
18 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very easy to get to, easily walk-able from Euston or St. Pancras. Check-in service is friendly and efficient and I can recommend prepaying for the breakfast. Concierge service is excellent, especially if you wish to leave luggage with them on your last day if your train home is late. Rooms are comfortable altho decor is a little outdated and probably... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I hesitated in putting this review on as, although the problem was solved in the end, it didn't stop our holiday being almost completely ruined until the very last minute. My partner is a disabled (paraplegic) wheelchair user. This means that she is totally confined to her wheelchair & unlike some disabled people, cannot get out of the chair or... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
hibl00msbury, General Manager at Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all, thank you very much for your recent stay at our hotel. I am sorry to hear of the problems you encountered during your stay and regret that this impacted your experience at our hotel. We take very seriously the confidence our guests place in us and we work diligently to rectify any unsatisfactory experiences. While... More

Marbella, Spain
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel on business for 3 nights in July. Got upgraded to executive room upon check-in, which was nice. Egle welcomed me pleasantly and processed my check-in efficiently. The room was up to standard and had the usual amenities. However, what was strange was that the minibar was empty and there was a sign saying that if you... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Travelers also viewed these London hotels
Restaurant, Cit...
Show More
Camden / Primrose Hill
Mercure London Bloomsbury
Mercure London Bloomsbury
#254 of 1,073 in London
4.0 of 5 stars 942 reviews
Luxury, Family...
Show More
Camden / Primrose Hill
Holiday Inn London - Kings Cross / Bloomsbury
Charming, Quiet...
Show More
Bloomsbury / Holborn
Hotel Russell
Hotel Russell
#497 of 1,073 in London
3.5 of 5 stars 2,390 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Free internet...
Show More
Bloomsbury / Holborn
The Bloomsbury Hotel London
City Center, Ch...
Show More
Holiday Inn London - Regent's Park
Restaurant, Mid...
Show More
Camden / Primrose Hill
Imperial Hotel
Imperial Hotel
#605 of 1,073 in London
3.5 of 5 stars 1,080 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury

Address: Coram Street | Russell Square, London WC1N 1HT, England
Phone Number:
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury / Holborn , Camden / Primrose Hill
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury 3*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, IHG, Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, Cheap Tickets, Tingo, BookIt.com, BookingOdigeoWL, Priceline and Venere so you can book your Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury 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:
Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury Hotel London
Holiday Inn Bloomsbury London
London Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury England

268 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (219)
Room/suite (81)
Bathroom (31)
Dining (4)
Hotel & grounds (24)
View from room (8)
Pool/beach area (1)
Other (70)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (50)
Room/suite (8)
Bathroom (4)
Hotel & grounds (17)
Dining (9)
Other (12)


Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#288 Family Hotel in London #319 Business Hotel in London #350 Romantic Hotel in London
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Holiday Inn London -Bloomsbury a modern and stylish hotel in London's West End, perfectly located for all of your leisure and business needs. The hotel can be found just off Russell Square Tube Station, close to St Pancras International Rail Station, which is very convenient for those travelling by Eurostar. Holiday Inn Bloomsbury hotel is also within easy reach of many of London's tourist attractions: The British Museum, Madame Tussauds, London Zoo and the West End theatres, not to mention the amazing shopping in Oxford Street and Covent Garden. The hotel is easily accessible for the O2 and also has a direct train link to Emirates Stadium, the home of Arsenal Football Club. Our state-of-the-art Academy Conference Centre boasts 14 meeting rooms that can cater for all requirements from training courses, boardroom meetings and conferences to Weddings and Dinner Dances. The Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury Hotel offers facilities for disabled guests along with accessible bedrooms, and two bedrooms with a hoist. The hotel is proud to have won Best Disabled Facilities Award 2007 'Accessibility for All' at the Meetings and Incentive Travel Awards. High Speed Internet Access is available in all bedrooms. ... more   less 
Number of rooms

Questions & Answers

Here’s what questions travelers have asked, with answers from representatives of Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury and other travelers.
1 question

See all questions (1)

See which rooms travelers prefer