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St. Athans Hotel

20 Tavistock Place | Russell Square, London WC1H 9RE, England (Bloomsbury / Holborn)
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Ranked #138 of 535 London B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Kragerø, Telemark, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at St. Athans in a family room on the second floor. 2 adults and 2 kids. The room was very simple, but clean and the beds were comfortable. Pretty quiet area, so sleeping is fine. No breakfast included, but a good coffeshop in the hotel basement serves excellent breakfast meals and good coffe. Walking distance to Russel Square... More

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Lund, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was here with two of my friends and this sort of hostel/hotel was perfect for our week-end in london! The staff was super nice and really helpful! We were able to store our luggage with them before and after our check in and check out. The cafe under the hotel was a real big plus with great breakfast and... More

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just stayed a single night at the St. Athans. Staff very welcoming. Room less so. I realise this is an old Victorian building of 3 or 4 houses knocked through, but it is very tired with lots of corridors and stairs making it unsuitable for anyone with mobility problems. The room I had was located 1 and a half floors... More

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Stefangeyer, Owner at St. Athans Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback although it didn't sound like the St. Athans was the place for you. Just so readers of your comments might be tempted, I can say that yes our place is full of winding corridors and staircases, just like the 200 year old Georgian terrace buildings they are. This of course can be is a total pain... More

Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for six nights originally had booked but extended my stay. Very friendly staff. Good price compared to well known local hotels. Similar to a guesthouse, lots of clean bathrooms or an ensuite choice. Only downside was noise but not hotels fault they are fully booked and next to a main road!

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Montreal, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

The staff is what makes this place great! You are taken in charge from beginning to end. If you arrive early and your room is ready, they'll let you check in. The rooms are very tiny, cramped and the ones facing the street unfortunately are very noisy. The windows do not have double glazing. Tavistock Place is a main thoroughfare... More

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Stefangeyer, Owner at St. Athans Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your very thorough review - it gives a good account of our place. A couple of points to add - it seems that the last time you stayed here was a while back, as we now have free WIFI in all the rooms of the hotel (not just in the guest lounge), and have replaced a good number... More

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I stayed here a few nights ago and will definitely stay again. The hotel was easy to find from Euston station (approximately a 10 minute walk).The staff at the hotel were friendly on my arrival and my room was basic but clean and cosy exactly what I needed after a walk in the rain. My room was facing a road... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

The location is very good, close to Russel Square Tube,the room is clean ,the room rate is very good with respect to its location in Central London and included VAT too.Staffs are friendly and very helpful, coffee shop downstairs is cosy with great variety of offers in various kinds of foods and drinks at a reasonable price, if i go... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

St Athans Hotel is located outside the city centre however it is just around the corner from the Russel Square tube station and it only takes about 10 minutes to get to the centre; it is also very close to the Kings Cross Train Station. The staff were all very friendly and the room was very well kept and cleaned... More

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Address: 20 Tavistock Place | Russell Square, London WC1H 9RE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury / Holborn
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 40
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