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Ra'anana, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The location is perfect for central London, lots of green nearby, lots of public transportation & easy walk to many attractions. I've been here several times, very traditional in decor, massive dining room. Could do with updating: adding mini bar & safe.

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This was our second stay at the Imperial, (two couples) rooms were excellent, one room was upgraded to an executive suite. We had a voucher for a meal on the first night, there were three courses, all of us were so pleased with the meal, the staff and the whole experience. Breakfast was a very good, cereal, yogurt, full English,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We chose to stay here as we've stayed several times and always been satisfied. Unfortunately on our 2nd night I was taken ill in the early ours and ended up in hospital. My husband tells me the night staff couldn't have been more helpful. Thank you so much for making a stressful situation easier. We hope to return in the... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have been staying here for years and the standard now is as good as it was years ago. Very polite staff, good cleaners and bonus of free meal on the first night, and free wi if in bedroom. Well done again !!

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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Imperial is part of a large hotel group with several properties in this area of London .Very accessible - two underground stations within walking distance (Holborn and Russell Square) and very regular bus services pass by the hotel. Check-in was prompt and efficient. The room was as expected with everything we needed for our stay; it was well serviced... More 

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Thank PeteWH
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found hotel welcoming impressive forefront rooms comfortable and clean well equipped breakfast excellent then first night had evening carvery which again was first class wifi for my grandsons Pokemon and very friendly helpful staff would recommend

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Anstruther, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked as part of package rail deal. Only 3 stars so didn't expect much. But nice hotel. Nice Foyer and has resturant and cafe and attached to a sister hotel. Underground 1 min away. 10-15 min walk to Piccadilly circus. Rooms basic, hairdryer, yes and coffee facilities. Toilet is separate to bath and shower. No airconditioning so was very hot.... More 

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Athens, Greece
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed during April 2014 during a business trip in London. The room was old, small and quite dirty. The facility was old too! The British breakfast was the only option, so if you cannot eat eggs make your plans before arriving there. However, the area is good nearby the British Museum, which makes it really accessible.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have stayed for business and pleasure. Great location with underground parking and free wifi. A no frills hotel, its not the Ritz but good if you like to be in central London. Is usually quite noisy with traffic, huge fans at the rear and drunks coming out of the casino at 5am. Will probably stay again though it would be... More 

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Allendale, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the President Hotel last year and out of the two the Imperial is a better hotel. The rooms were clean and tidy, beds were comfortable. Breakfast was ok, could of been slightly hotter, but plenty of choice. The hotel bar is very reasonably priced and great for people watching. Staff very polite. The evening meal we had at... More 

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for sharing your comments regarding your stay at our Imperial Hotel. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay, our English breakfast with plenty of choice, found your bed comfortable and appreciated the cleanliness of our rooms. We will be sure to pass your kind comments regarding your meal at our Saracen’s Carvery onto our Head... More 

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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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Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Casino and Gambling
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
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  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Imperial Hotel is the flagship of Imperial London Hotels. We're proud of it for a reason. Offering breathtaking views over London's greatest public square, it reflects every ounce of our dedication to service and value. Like all our hotels, the Imperial combines a remarkable location with the great facilities and friendly service of a family-run business. At the Imperial, though, while the price remains extremely reasonable, we add an extra dash of something special. The location is remarkable, connecting guests to the rest of London in minutes. In addition to the central Atrium Bar & Cafe, facilities include a casino, a hair salon and a Chinese herbalist. Restaurants and cafes offer plenty of choice to families and business travellers alike. Indulge in the intriguing delights of Coffee and Candy. Enjoy a late night at the Night and Day Bar, serving classic pub fare at great prices. And relax; we've been doing this since 1837, and we know how to make your stay a restful one. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Imperial Hotel

Address: 61-66 Russell Square, London WC1B 5BB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury
Price Range: $130 - $216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Imperial Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 448
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