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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Weekend theatre trip to London ,we stayed at Russell hotel ,the rooms are clean but a bit dated ,the staff helpful and polite ,the food is the best attraction of the hotel .we would definitely stay here again .Central location ,Oxford street 5 minute walk .

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My Sister in Law had booked us into The Russell Hotel for 2 nights as part of my birthday celebrations in London. Although we didn't manage to use the facilities or the restaurant, it's very clean hotel with comfortable bed (well our double bed was 😀) It's 1 of the oldest hotels in London with lots of original features still... More 

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was born and raised in the local area and walked past this hotel every day on my way to school, always admiring it's beautiful exterior over looking Russell Sq in the centre of Bloomsbury. It is so majestic and beautiful. Never once did I go in! I was delighted when I found out a work trip had meant I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for 4 nights. The rooms were spacious and very clean. We were fortunate to overlook the park. Staff were friendly and efficient. The only downfall was the price of drinks in the bar and having to pay waitress service to have drinks brought to your table.

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Thank Karen R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel and bar were amaazing! The only draw back was the Uber taxi that we shouldn't have let the hotel concierge switch from the Black British taxi for the Uber driver He arrived in a Mercedes literally 2 min. after being talked out our original British taxi we'd booked! The guy had our bags loaded before we could say... More 

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked the hotel Russell back in April for a planned 16th birthday treat for our daughters. At the last minute we got an email telling us they were closing for a refit. They gave us details of hotels they said they had organised preferential rates for to help us book somewhere else but when you contacted these hotels they didn't... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Impressed by the style and location of this hotel. Easy access to the very heart of London. Sometimes this type of hotel can be intimidating and impersonal. Not so here. Friendly and reasonably priced. Would be happy to stay again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

The hotel location is perfect. The underground is 3 minutes walk. Only 2 stations from Piccadilly Circus. The are small but nice. Breakfast is basic. Nice restaurants around the hotel. Just 20 minutes walking to Waterloo bridge and the lion King theater. (Burleigh St) Summary: recommend place to stay in London

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

Impressive and imposing lobby! Rooms were clean and comfy. Gd WiFi. Great for conference as food was buffet and brilliant. The breakfast is vast and lovely. If you have an inner room them quieter as rooms facing out tell you London is a busy city with lots of cars and sirens at all hours. Staff are always fabulous. Currently, the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for a week for a conference, and could not believe how big and grand the place looks from outside and in the foyer with a grand staircase. However, the room was small, a view of the dated internal courtyard, and very small bathroom. The Lift is one of the smallest I have ever seen, and I had trouble with... More 

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Staying in Bloomsbury

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Bloomsbury
Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance access to many of London's most popular attractions. It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated museums, including the must-see British Museum. Despite an understandable popularity with students, tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury retain a quiet, residential feel year round and throughout the week.
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  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Tempus Restaurant
Tempus Restaurant
Cuisines: British, International
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Russell is an iconic establishment nestled in the heart of the city. Whether you wish to indulge in a spot of shopping or want to host a conference at one of London's most exclusive addresses, Hotel Russell is the perfect base for business or leisure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Russell

Address: 1 - 8 Russell Square, London WC1B 5BE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury
Price Range: $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Russell 4*
Number of rooms: 373
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Also Known As:
Russell Hotel London
Hotel London Russell
Russel Hotel London
Hotel Russell London, England
Hotel Style:
#36 Best Value Hotel in London
#286 Family Hotel in London
#289 Luxury Hotel in London
#347 Romantic Hotel in London
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