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The Sanctuary House Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   33 Tothill Street | Westminster, London SW1H 9LA, England (Mayfair / St James's / Piccadilly / Green Park )
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our stay here was easy, the staff were helpful and there was a lift to take our suitcases up the flights of stairs which was great. This hotel is in a great location, close to Westminster Abbey and the tube.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Trying to find good value in London is getting increasingly difficult but this hotel combines all the elements you want from an overnight stay with a price tag that won't leave your eyes watering! Great location 'next' to Westminster and only a 10 minute walk to The Eye and South Bank. Our room was clean and a reasonable size (we... More 

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57 reviews 57 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We ventured here for dinner on a Sunday evening after many of the area restaurants had already closed. They have Fuller's beer which was a draw for my husband. We ordered two main courses: the burger served with fries and the steak and ale pie. The burger was cooked nicely (a little pink in the middle as requested) but it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our two night stay here, especially the soft bathrobes & fresh milk for your tea & coffee. Our room was very spacious & comfortable, & warm. The location is perfect, with Westminster Abbey & Big Ben only a few minutes walk away. Having the hotel above a public house works very well with good hospitality & good food.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked a room on October, there was some renovation in front of the hotel. However, when I checked in, there was maintenance on my room. Luckily, the hotel decided to upgrade my room with the same price! This hotel location is good, which is on Westminster area, really near from Westminster Abbey and House of Parliament. The room is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

very Central hotel with most sites in walking distance including Big Ben, Houses of Parliament and the London eye. Easy to find, a short walk from st jame's park station. Even though we were to early to check in due to the time of our flight, our bags were looked after and a place to change was offered. Rooms and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met friends here on a Tuesday evening after work. Had a few drinks and a meal (main course only). Bar service was very efficient despite being busy early in the evening. Two of us had the Steak and Ale pie and chips (£11.75) served with fresh vegetables. Although the portion looked small, especially the chips, it was surprisingly filling. Good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for the second time, 2 nights Nov 2013 with my sister and daughter-in-law. Room was clean, staff was friendly and helpful. A Full English Breakfast was included at the pub downstairs. Just a couple block walk to St James Station underground. Easy to get to from Heathrow or Gatwick. Also walking distance to Buckingham Palace, Victoria Embankment, Big... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is pretty close to perfect. The staff is wonderful, the pub is marvelous, and so much of London is within walking distance. Westminster Abbey is about a 3 minute walk - Buckingham Palace is maybe a 9 minute walk, St James Park is about 5 minutes away, Churchill Was Rooms is close by. There is a Starbuck less... More 

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Loggerheads, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here for just one night but would happily spend a week. The room was very clean and although there was no double glazing we were not troubled by any traffic noise. The reaturant in the pub below served excellent food and we found the staff throughout the hotel to be friendly and efficient. We will... More 

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Address: 33 Tothill Street | Westminster, London SW1H 9LA, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Mayfair / St James's / Piccadilly / Green Park 
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Sanctuary House Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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Also Known As:
Sanctuary Hotel London
The Sanctuary Hotel
The Sanctuary House Hotel London, England
Hotel Style:
#125 Romantic Hotel in London
#168 Family Hotel in London
#320 Business Hotel in London

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