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The Rubens at the Palace

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39 Buckingham Palace Road Victoria, London SW1W 0PS England See on map
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5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a fantastic afternoon, going on a gin adventure, and enjoying some light nibbles. The Gin experience itself was very informative, we had a gin expert all to ourselves in the lounge area, he spent time going over each gin, what it’s made from, the...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2018

My wife and I visited England after a tour of Ireland. Our travel agent booked us into The Rubens and while we were sure that it would be nice, we really did not know what to expect. What a pleasant surprise!!! It was wonderful!! This...More

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Response from MalcolmHendry, General Manager at The Rubens at the PalaceResponded July 8, 2018

Dear JimDeb73, Thank you so much for your glowing review. I am over the moon to read your feedback, and to know that you and your wife enjoyed such a lovely time with us! Please do be assured that your lovely comments have been duly...More

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I stayed at The Rubens last month and it was an all round excellent experience. All the staff were friendly and helpful, nothing was too much for them. The freshly cooked breakfast was delicious and served til 12 noon on a Sunday - what a...More

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We went there for tea. It was like stepping back into the opulence of another era. Wonderful decor, tea was excellent. Just what you would expect from this type of hotel. Good service too, attentive but not obtrusive.

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Called in for lunch yesterday after the Remembrance Parade. The outside of the building is stunning as is the interior decor. We were found a table in the bar area without too much problem. However, the service was not what I would have expected from...More

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Description
Traditional, Edwardian-era hotel, originally built as a debutante hostel for nearby Buckingham Palace. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
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Onsen
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Romantic
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Luxury
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Onsen
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
173
Price range
$226 - $527 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Rubens At The Palace Hotel London
,
Rubens At The Palace London
,
Rubens Palace
,
The Rubens At The Palace London, England
Location
United Kingdom > England > London > Westminster
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Onsen
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
173
Price range
$226 - $527 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Rubens At The Palace Hotel London
,
Rubens At The Palace London
,
Rubens Palace
,
The Rubens At The Palace London, England
Location
United Kingdom > England > London > Westminster
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Nearby
Westminster
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start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
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pb0wers
September 27, 2018|
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Dear pb0wers, There are various possible ways to get from Heathrow Airport to the Hotel. Private Transfer We can arrange for you a private driver for Heathrow - Rubens for 2 - 5 persons at *currently £170.00 one way. If... More
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September 27, 2018|
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Dear pb0wers, There are various possible ways to get from Heathrow Airport to the Hotel. Private Transfer We can arrange for you a private driver for Heathrow - Rubens for 2 - 5 persons at *currently £170.00 one way... More
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August 18, 2018|
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Good morning carpozijr, I have pasted the terms below for you, and I hope this clarifies! Terms and Conditions Kids Stay & Dine for Free •One child 12 years or under stays for free when sharing a room with a full paying... More
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"415 is central and gives good views of the street below and the Mews, right in front of you. Windows..."
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"One away from a main road"
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