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    The Academy

    21 Gower Street | Bloomsbury, Fitzrovia, London WC1E 6HG, England
    011 44 20 7631 4115
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    • Excellent25%
    • Very good37%
    • Average21%
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    • Terrible5%
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    “british museum” (90 reviews)
    “afternoon tea” (54 reviews)
    “goodge street” (14 reviews)
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    We booked this hotel as it was the best value for money in the location needed. It was a very nice surprise as having read some of the other reviews i wondered if it would turn out to be a bad move. However the room...More

    Thank Crazihaze
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I'd like to give this somewhere between Average and Very Good. The hotel is right on Gower Street which makes it extremely convenient for access to Tottenham Court Road or other attractions such as the British Museum, which you can walk to. The location is...More

    1  Thank Chilaili
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This was our second year of staying at this hotel for a weeks Christmas break. The hotel is excellently situated for many of the capitals attractions and shopping. Goodge Street, Tottenham Court Road, Holborn and Russell Square tube stations are less than a ten minute...More

    Thank Martyntigers
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The reason for the second star is because the staff were very polite. The room was very old and tired, much like myself. My wife refused to use the bathroom other than for essentials. I didn't think that things could get worse until the builders...More

    Thank samuel04
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I’ve been one night. The room was big and mattress was ok, but all the rest in the room was terrible. Washroom was tiny, old and poor. Wardrobe was filthy as well. Their website says they’re about to refurbish the hotel and it’s really necessary.

    Thank JuanonJuanon
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • $129 - $315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #340 Luxury Hotel in London
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    • 49
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    • Bloomsbury
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    Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
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    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
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    Jeneba C
    August 10, 2017|
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    Response from Roy B | Property representative |
    The completion date is scheduled for Easter 2018.
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    Katie M
    November 20, 2016|
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    Response from Michael H | Property representative |
    Dear Katie Thank you for the question. We have a number of bedrooms located on the ground floor of the Hotel, however access through the Front Door is up two steps from street level. We do not have any lifts within the... More
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    July 20, 2016|
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    Response from TennesseeGreenfields | Reviewed this property |
    I would suggest calling the hotel to see if you culd have a room on the second floor. I feel sure they will hold your luggage, we found that was a service all over Europe when we travelled. Enjoy the Academy!
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    "Request a room at the back of the hotel as the front looks straight out onto Gower Street"
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    "Avoid room 21"
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    "We had room 27 up 4 flights of stairs but big and comfortable. No noise"
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    "room 10 was lovely"
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