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    The Principal London

    2.0 km from London centre
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    1 - 8 Russell Square, London WC1B 5BE, England
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    All reviews british museum tempus bar tube station grand hotel single room covent garden piccadilly line junior suite west end round the corner buffet style an upgrade london hotel breakfast room kings cross full english concierge bloomsbury euston lifts
    Reviewed 12 April 2014

    I have always wanted to stay at this hotel and perhaps I had hyped it up in my own mind and thats the reason I was disappointed. Helpful receptionist - allowed us to check in early Room was clean and nicely furnished although a bit...More

    Response from Bart L, Manager at The Principal London

    Dear Guest Thank you for your review. I am sorry to learn that you were disappointed with certain aspects of your stay with us. I am pleased that our Receptionist was able to provide you with an early check in as we do understand that...More

    Reviewed 11 April 2014

    Stayed here as my usual London hotel was fully booked and I was initially worried about the noise from the surrounding area, but after asking for a quiet room was pleasantly surprised at how quiet it was. The hotel is old fashioned but nice. The...More

    Response from Bart L, Manager at The Principal London

    Dear Guest Thank you for your review. I am pleased that you had a lovely, quite stay with us at Hotel Russell. We endeavour to assist all of our guest with their preferences and I am happy that we were able to accommodate your request....More

    Reviewed 10 April 2014

    I stayed two nights in this very conveniently located hotel. Clean room (despite small), free Internet (despite for limited time). However, in just two nights I experienced 4 significant problems: - wrong spelling of my name on the invoice (with time lost to correct the...More

    Response from Bart L, Manager at The Principal London

    Dear Guest Thank you for your review. I am disappointed to learn that you were unhappy with certain aspects of your stay with us. I do apologise that your name was spelt incorrectly and I am pleased that this can be changed within a moment...More

    Reviewed 9 April 2014 via mobile

    Lovely traditional London hotel opposite Russell square. Excellent finish to rooms - plush opulent surroundings and the epitome of first class service - polite courteous well mannered staff. The best salad I have ever had for room service :-) Only downside - noisy as its...More

    Response from Bart L, Manager at The Principal London

    Dear Guest Thank you for your review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us at Hotel Russell. We are extremely proud of our rich heritage and have ensured that the grandeur of our Hotel has been well maintained over the years. We...More

    Reviewed 9 April 2014

    Our room at the Hotel Russel in London was exceptional. Very good sized room and excellent bathroom, great view over the park and a very comfortable bed. Great bar and the late night bar menu was very helpful post-theater. 2 minutes from Russel Square tube...More

    Response from Bart L, Manager at The Principal London

    Dear Guest Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you had a lovely stay with us at Hotel Russell. We pride ourselves on our high standards and we are so pleased that you found your room exceptional. We are glad that you enjoyed...More

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    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
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Hi I see there are reviews for this week but online it says the hotel is closed for renovations Can someone confirm please. I am booked for November Also. How much is breakfast please Thanks
    21 October 2016|
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    Response from jessybobs | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure about the closure, but when we were there last January breakfast was £20 per person, we ate it out
    helen d
    Hi, do the hotel rooms have mini fridges to stir water in ? Thank you
    16 June 2016|
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    Response from Christine N | Reviewed this property |
    I don't know!?
    Does Hotel Russell have any adjoining rooms for families that can not fit in one room?
    2 June 2016|
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    Response from vegas005 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they do
    Room Tips
    "specify your view requirements!!!"
    JDon18, 2 months agoRead review
    "front rooms hotter in the summer"
    carletons875, 4 months agoRead review
    "I had a suit which was huge but tired - loved it!"
    JohnNerding, 4 months agoRead review
    "Suits are a must"
    dorosweet37, 5 months agoRead review
    "High floors great views! Really pretty Suite Top Corner under the turret"
    Christine N, 6 months agoRead review
    "Inside rooms are quieter. Single rooms can be very small though!"
    sezbert, 7 months agoRead review
    "Corner side rooms facing Russell Square Park."
    RajnishPathak, 7 months agoRead review
    "Facing the square"
    Fiona W, 7 months agoRead review
    "view to the park"
    CHRISTIANACHRISTOFI, 8 months agoRead review
    "did not have a bath - if you need one request"
    Tracy G, 8 months agoRead review
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