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Royal National Hotel

38-51 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0DG, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It may seem a bit crowded in the morning when it's breakfast time and it sometimes takes time to finally get into the elevator when big groups of tourists arrive, but otherwise everything seemed really nice. If it's too cold don't be shy to ask for extra blankets, the staff is super friendly and helpful!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This motel is in a great location, is relatively clean with decent size rooms. The bed was hard as a rock as we're the pillows. The sheets had holes and the towels were thin worn out and rough and hard. The included breakfast could have been good except the eggs like the bed were hard as a rock. If you... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Royal National Hotel is a good place to stay. The Hotel is in central London so almost all famous attractions are nearby. It also has a good price and free wifi in the whole hotel. The only things that disappointed me were that if you want English Breakfast you should pay £5 each day or else cereal and toast... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Hotel is situated close to Russell Square so in the central area of London. Close by there are many good food restaurants although many of them are not for family budget. Rooms are very old fashion and the bathrooms are in need of some good maintenance. The fitted carpet are dirty and filled with stains. No drawers in the... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel is very large staff are all helpful. Rooms clean tea and coffee facilities ,hairdryer in rooms . Breakfast is good plenty to choose from. This hotel is ok if you just need some where to stay while having a weekend away in London to see a show and do some site seeing.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

All this has probably been said before, but here goes. The corridors are ridiculously long, If your eyesight,s not so good, you would struggle to from one end to the other. The room numbers can be a bit baffling, expect to meet people you saw in the lift 5 minutes earlier, doing the same as you. Looking for their room.The... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Situated near Russel Square, this hotel is quite ok. It's a huge hotel, so don't expect a cozy and familiar hotel. But it's a very affordable place to stay. The rooms is ok, the cleaning works. And, if you book your room on their own website, a full english breakfast in a quiet and nice room is included. If you... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We stayed in this hotel for our first time visiting London. For what we saw on the internet we didn't really have big expectations anyway but little did we know that it would actually be that bad. Checking in was not bad at all, there were at least 5 people on reception checking people in and looking after the guests.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

At 1st the staff were helpful & polite. Checkin was fast but we were given a room overlooking that rowdy courtyard even though we had a special needs child with us. No sleeping until after 1am when the courtyard bar closed. The room itself was budget with no ac & the window didn't open very far. The bathroom didn't have... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clean. Well situated. Don't need much more than this seeing as you only sleep there! Hotel is very big and quite noisy In need of updating but perfectly adequate. Breakfast not worth even eating but lots of places around to eat there!

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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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  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A unique and lively hotel with unparalleled facilities and direct London Underground link with Heathrow Airport. The Royal National offers a variety of drinking and dining options including a pizzeria, carvery, pub, bar and a coffee shop. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal National Hotel

Address: 38-51 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0DG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury
Price Range: $115 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal National Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 1630
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Also Known As:
Royal National London
Hotel Royal National
Hotel National Royal
National Hotel London
Royal National Hotel London, England
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