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The Rubens at the Palace

4.0 of 5 39 Buckingham Palace Road | Victoria, London SW1W 0PS, England
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    4 of 5 stars
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Weymouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The first impressions of the hotel were good but was then very disappointed in the room we were given. I'd specifically booked a superior room to have some extra space/quality but the room we were given was very small, dingy and tatty, nothing like the pictures. The bath and taps were old, covered in scratches and marks, the mirror had... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My girlfriend and I recently stayed at the Rubens at the Palace for one night to celebrate my birthday. We have been lucky to have stayed at many beautiful hotels around the world but this is the first time we have felt so strongly the need to leave a review. The whole experience was absolutely incredible. We were met with... More

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Wales UK
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25 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I booked The Rubens at the Palace from the excellent reviews I had seen on Trip Advisor, and decided to go for the executive king room to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary. So many of the reviews state how excellent the service is at the hotel and this is one of the reasons I decided to book the hotel in... More

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glasgow
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

i stayed with my wife and family from Thursday 16th October until Sunday 19th October. On our arrival we were informed by a courteous member of desk staff that our rooms would not be available for approximately another 20 minutes and kindly invited us all to have a drink from the lounge bar at the hotel free of charge. Our... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Rubens at the Palace is across the street from the Royal Mews (i.e. combined stables, carriage house and, lately, the garage) of the British Royal Family. Hotel is situated in a very nice and comfortable area, no fears of walking about. Vicrotia Station is a few minutes away, as is (as one would expect from the name of the... More

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San Francisco, California
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A three a night stay could not have better. Staff warm and friendly. Outstanding buffet breakfast. Spacious room with double pane windows. Restaurant, including bbar had excellent food. Would highly recommend this excellent location hotel.

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Hamilton, Canada
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A great hotel in a good location, near Buckingham Palace and Victoria Station. A small grocery store is nearby as well, plus a few pubs (though these were clones of each other). All staff--concierges, wait staff, reception personnel, doormen--were friendly and helpful. Breakfasts were generous and the dining area was lovely. Our room was small but the bathroom was well-appointed;... More

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Whyalla
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Spent four days here with my husband May 2013. From the taxi pulling up outside of the hotel & the doorman coming to meet us it was a wonderful experience.Welocome by the staff was great. Nothing was too much effort. Felt spoiled the whole stay. Restaurants were just magnificent. Meals just the same. All your whims catered for.Service I could... More

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Recently had a 3 night stay that we very much enjoyed. We booked through a travel agency sight unseen for an executive king room. When we arrived late on a Saturday night, we were not happy with the room, only because we felt we personally needed more room. Furnishing, bed, bathroom were all great, but for 2 with 4 large... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a super hotel, I stay for business, but v v suitable for tourists looking to be really central, directly opposite Buckingham Palace, walking distance to major landmarks, I.e. Big Ben, parliament, the London eye, west end, theatre land......etc etc Staff are wonderful, old style helpful, polite, keen and eager. The hotel is clean, comfortable beds, good quality food.... More

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Address: 39 Buckingham Palace Road | Victoria, London SW1W 0PS, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Mayfair / St James's / Piccadilly / Green Park  , Victoria
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Rubens at the Palace 4*
Number of rooms: 173
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