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Rathbone Hotel

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The Rathbone is a comfortable, intimate, boutique style hotel, located within the heart of London's West End, within easy walking distance of Oxford Street, Bond Street, Regent Street, Soho, the Theatre District, Museums, Art Galleries and a wide choice of some of the best and most vibrant restaurants London has to offer. With its 72 en-suite, air cooled bedrooms and suites, the Rathbone provides the perfect base for business and leisure visitors to London and provides a convenient, comfortable and tranquil haven amidst the pace of London's bustling environment.
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Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Paid Internet
Paid Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Mid-range
Classic
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Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
437Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
84Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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Fitzrovia
This sophisticated and sociable slice of Central London is a shopper’s paradise, offering the latest fashions, gadgets, and souvenirs. Fitzrovia is conveniently located between the major retail thoroughfares of Regent Street to the west and Tottenham Court Road to the east, with a handful of well connected Tube stations dotted around the area for easy transport. This neighborhood is a favorite among foodies as well, with an impressive number of quality restaurants, pubs, cafes and food shops vying for your patronage – especially along Charlotte Street and near Goodge Street Station.
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Stayed for a night and very happy with everything. The room is very comfortable and the location of the hotel is perfect for exploring London, whatever you like its walkjng distance to oxford st, covent garden and westend theatres. Staff are professional and helpful, the
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We booked for just one night last minute, so glad we managed to get a room.The staff were so welcoming and so friendly, are room was lovely so clean had tea coffee and biscuits in room . The location is great so near everything but not slap bang in a noisy area.Our next trip
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Stayed for one night, receptions staff very friendly and efficient. We had a double room (not a small double). It was a good size, the bed was very comfortable and room and bathroom were spotlessly clean.Tea, coffee biscuits and water in room and a good Babyliss hairdryer. Hotel
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Response from Tracy S, Manager at Rathbone Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Gina H, Thank you for your lovely review following your recent stay at the Rathbone Hotel. Firstly, thank you for your warm comments about our team, they will be thrilled to hear their affable efforts are recognised by our guests. As you mentioned, we are positioned in the heart of London within close proximity to 3 tube station and surrounded by London’s most iconic department stores, theatres, restaurants and bars, our guests are always entertained and content! On behalf of the team, thank you for choosing to stay with us and we hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind REgards Tracy Snooks Hotel Manager
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We stayed here overnight to see a show location was perfect not too far from restaurants and theatres and within walking distance of everywhere we wanted to go but if your not a walker the underground and bus stops were close by. The room was clean but small but that was my
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Response from Tracy S, Manager at Rathbone Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear SuzanneS1963 Thank you for your excellent review following your recent stay at the Rathbone Hotel. Being an intimate boutique hotel, we always look for ways to fulfil our guests’ expectations and we believe this is achieved by providing excellent service and going above and beyond for our guests. I am delighted that this was reflected during your stay with the team taking care of you, Adrian your barman will be especially thrilled that their affable efforts are being recognized by our guests. I am so glad that you enjoyed the Fitzrovia location of the hotel, we are very fortunate that we are perfectly situated with many of London’s landmarks, theatres and shopping etc a stone’s throw away from the hotel and some of the best restaurants in London on our doorstep. On behalf of the team, thank you for choosing to stay with us and we hope to welcome you back in the near future for another excellent English Breakfast! Kind Regards Tracy Snooks Hotel Manager
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start with positives, staff very polite and helpful, great location for Euston station and theatre land. Now the none positives, the room was nothing like advertised on the website and in desperate need of an refurb, the smell of damp wasn't good only made slightly better with
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Response from Tracy S, Manager at Rathbone Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Lee S, Thank you for your review following your recent stay at the Rathbone Hotel. At The Rathbone Hotel, we value our guests’ feedback, and we continuously strive to optimise our service and our offering. I am sorry to read of the issues encountered with your room and rest assured we have sent our maintenance team to inspect and rectify the issues you raised. We appreciate this is too little too late, however, we would welcome the opportunity to restore your faith in us and would ask if you could contact me directly at hotelmanager@rathbonehotel.co.uk when deciding to revisit London so that I can personally make your booking for you. Kind Regards Tracy Snooks Hotel Manager
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Dear Sophie, Our guaranteed check in time is 2 pm. If we have a room available beforehand, we will be happy to check you in at no additional cost. If we don't we can keep your luggage for you. Either way my suggestion would be to contact the hotel directly and inform at what time you will be arriving. Kind Regards, Miguel SIlva
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Hi Griffax, It should take about 25 minutes to walk from our Hotel to Hyde Park. There are quieter routes you can take which may increase the time by a few minutes. Hope that helps and look forward to welcoming you.
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Hi Judy529, The Hotel is circa 45 minutes by taxi from Heathrow and 15 minutes by taxi from Paddington where the Heathrow Express arrives. We are also circa 15 minutes by car from the Eurostar (King Cross St Pancrass). Kind regards, The Rathbone Team
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The Start of the London Marathon is in Greenwich Park, which is about 45 minutes from the Hotel when taking the Underground or Taxi and the finish is by Buckingham Palace which is about 20 minutes from the Hotel. Both locations are easily accessible via public transport from the Hotel with multiple options of Buses and Underground stations a few minutes from us. There is also an NCP car park around the corner from us on Berners Street and if you are a guest of the Hotel you will be entitled to a discount. Please check our locations page on our website for more details. Please do not hesitate to contact our reservations department should you require any additional information and look forward to all being well welcoming you to our Hotel. Kind regards, The Rathbone Team
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"We had a small double which was ok but will book a larger room next time.It would be more in keeping for one person rather than two ."
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"rooms decor is really nice and outside view"
"We had room opening on a quiet area in the back so could sleep with windows open. Incredibly quiet for being in central London."
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PRICE RANGE
$159 - $317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
72
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