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Royal National Hotel

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38-51 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0DG, England
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40 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

nice, very clean hotel and is very close by to all the attractions like theaters ,shops.pubs ect are all in a short walk from this hotel .the breakfast was OK for a basic breakfast .staff very helpful and friendly

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York, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here last week. Rooms ok(ish) basic standard and lots of them, hotel spread over 7 floors. No complimentry toiletries provided which is unusual these days. TV in room is on the small side - probably 24 inch. Wifi available in room. reminds me of student accommodation. Car parking available however it is advisable to get there before 7 am... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have stayed in this hotel a number of time strictly for it's location and price. The place is not fancy, but clean and fine for a place to rest after a day out exploring. It's very convenient to the Russell Square tube station, and the hop on/off bus tours leave from right outside their courtyard. There is a small... More 

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Dover, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was a one night visit for business in London. The hotel was fine nothing that exceptional either way. Room was clean and bed was comfortable. Bit noisy from the road but it is central London. Food was ok . A buffet and nothing wrong with it. Staff , mostly foreign weren't particularly helpful or friendly but that's what you... More 

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Porto Alegre, RS
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The best thing about this hotel is location. It's close to Russel Square Station (Picadilly line) and British Museum. Breakfast is not good, food have no taste and the staff doesn't seem to care about the clients.

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Royal National Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay at our Royal National Hotel. We are pleased to note that overall you enjoyed your stay and appreciated our central location, only a few minutes walk to Russell Square Station and The British Museum. Equally, we can assure you that your experience with our breakfast was by no means typical,... More 

Tirana, Albania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

have been in many hotels in London, but would definitely return to this hotel. kind staff, good and responsive housekeeping, good location; all in a reasonable price for London. enjoyed the Indian food and the pub

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Royal National Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your kind comments regarding your stay at our Royal National Hotel. We are pleased to note that overall you enjoyed your stay, our staff were attentive and courteous and you appreciated our value for money in such a central location. We are also delighted that you visited our Poppadom Express and London Pub and enjoyed... More 

Newcastle
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38 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On a short tourist break in London this hotel worked really well. Not over expensive, in an excellent location, so close to the British Museum. The service and staff were friendly and efficient. Breakfast was spot on. A good choice of light and cooked food was available. We had a free dinner with our booking and went to the adjoining... More 

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Royal National Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for sharing your comments regarding your stay at our Royal National Hotel. We are pleased to note that you enjoyed your stay, our staff were courteous and efficient and you appreciated our value for money in such an excellent location, only a short distance to The British Museum. As breakfast is the most important meal of... More 

Woking, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff extremely helpful as always. Rooms suitable and well prepared. Food tasty and plentiful - appropriate for our purposes. Technical support was useful. Temperatures were cosy on a cool day. Access by public transport was easy - eg bus from Waterloo Station.

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Royal National Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for sharing your feedback regarding your stay at our Royal National Hotel. We are pleased to note that overall you enjoyed your stay, found our rooms to be adequate and well prepared and appreciated our central location, with easy accessibility to many modes of transport. We will be sure to pass your kind comments regarding our... More 

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room was small. Bathroom had no ventilation, so by the time we left the room went mouldy. The shower sprayed more of the roof than it did me and it was very very small. Also got bed bug bites after staying at this hotel. Positive, very close to Russell square station, on the Piccadilly line.

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Royal National Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay at our Royal National Hotel. We are pleased to note that you appreciated our central location, only a few minutes walk to Russell Square station. We are sorry to hear of your experience with our bathrooms and have asked our maintenance team to check the ventilation in all our rooms.... More 

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