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Ambassadors Bloomsbury

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   12 Upper Woburn Place, London WC1H 0HX, England (Camden / Primrose Hill)
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  • 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
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London, England
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79 reviews 79 reviews
27 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The location is excellent - very convenient to transport. The staff on reception were good. The room was smallish and the bathroom very small with a shower rather than a bath. Closet space is minimal. The toilet door is a smoked glass so that vague shapes are visible on the other side. You want to be comfortable with the other... More

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125 reviews 125 reviews
54 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is just opposite Euston station - a really convenient location from which you can easily walk to the British Museum, or Oxford Street. Positives: very friendly reception staff, a good buffet breakfast with hot food cooked to order (proper mushrooms, well poached eggs, decent bacon), windows that open Negatives - rather shabby (the tables in the breakfast room... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed recently at this hotel, and there was a delay in check-in. Room small, but bed comfortable. Be warned there is no ironing facilities in this hotel. Bathroom wasn't large. Breakfast was ample, but just lacked certain things, and the ceiling was also leaking. The hilton across the road is superior in my opinion.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

How this hotel gets a 4-star rating is beyond me. Our room was super-tiny, so was the bed. There were no closets for our clothes, and in the bath no space to place anything. Every time I showered, the whole floor was wet because the shower curtain was too small. The breakfast buffet is ok, but I certainly saw better.... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself & a friend stayed at this hotel for a weekend stay, the room decor was quite tired and the bathroom reminded my friend of a ships cabin bathroom! very small!! There was a wardrobe but you could only hang two/three items of clothes (hope this gives you an idea of the size) Lift was the slowest in history! on... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed one night in room 411. The room is very small, particularly as it is designed for wheelchair use, although the bathroom is a wet room, and by far the best thing about it. The hotel is really handy for Euston station and that really is the best I can say. The lift adjacent to this room is so noisy... More

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Suffolk UK
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32 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed at this hotel before and gave it a good rating the last time. On this occasion though, my room was so small that I would never consider using the hotel again. I just cannot recommend a hotel where some of the rooms are ridiculously tiny.

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53 reviews 53 reviews
20 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Externally, the Ambassadors Bloomsbury looks grand and imposing. It conjures up images of large palatial bedrooms and executive London splendour. In fact, it's shoebox living at it's very best. The location is fabulous. Minutes from Euston station and a short walk from Kings Cross-St Pancras. We walked to Oxford Street in about 15 mins and Leicester Square in about 20... More

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chorley, lancashire
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed for one night at the weekend in a superior room. The hotel is only a couple of minutes from euston and a short walk to st pancras so in a great location if you travel from the north. The room was modern clean and spacious and very comfortable. We expected some noise as the room faced the road but... More

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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
33 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

Stayed here while on a business trip and chose the hotel as it was convenient for both Euston and Kings Cross stations, both being a short stroll away. Bedroom was small but clean and comfortable with a tiny wet room that could have done with a shelf rather than balancing stuff on the toilet. Overall a decent stay and good... More

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Also Known As:
Ambassadors Bloomsbury Hotel
Ambassadors Bloomsbury Hotel London
Ambassadors Hotel London
Ambassadors Bloomsbury London, England
Address: 12 Upper Woburn Place, London WC1H 0HX, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Camden / Primrose Hill , Euston / Kings Cross /St Pancras
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#273 Luxury Hotel in London
#336 Family Hotel in London
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Ambassadors Bloomsbury 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Ambassadors Bloomsbury is a Grade II listed Edwardian building, located within walking distance from Euston, Kings Cross and St. Pancras Stations. 10 minutes walk from Oxford Street, 5 minutes from the British Museum and 15 minutes from Covent Garden. We are just 2 miles away from the famous Camden Market.The hotel has 100 en-suite superior or deluxe bedrooms. Our Superior rooms are designed to be calm and relaxing with neutral colours throughout. Wi-fi is free throughout all property.All guestrooms are dressed with crisp white bed linen complete with contemporary bathrooms or wet-rooms with power shower, LCD tv's with payview movies and international channels.The hotel has a gym, 7 meeting & event rooms and the award winning Number Twelve restaurant, a fusion of Italian and British ingredients.We hope to see you soon! ... more   less 
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