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    The Principal London

    1 - 8 Russell Square, London WC1B 5BE, England
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          Reviewed 9 February 2014 via mobile

          Right near Russell square stop on Piccadilly line, which gives you super convenient access to the whole city. Opted for the included breakfast buffet which was reliably good and very filling. Our rooms were well appointed (had a US outlet!!) and beds were comfy. Noisy,...More

          Thank A B
          Response from Bart L, Manager at The Principal LondonResponded 9 February 2014

          Dear Guest, Thank you for your review on Tripadvisor. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Hotel Russell on your trip to London. I agree, our location is unbeatable and I am happy that it suited your requirements perfectly. Our chefs use the...More

          Reviewed 8 February 2014

          This was our second visit to the Hotel Russell and it won't be our last. It looks impressive from the outside but step inside and you will be amazed by the magnificent marble staircase and crystal chandeliers. You are surrounded by Victorian elegance. The dining...More

          Thank Geoff L
          Response from Bart L, Manager at The Principal LondonResponded 9 February 2014

          Dear Guest, Thank you for your review on Tripadvisor. I value your custom and so delighted to read that you will continue to visit Hotel Russell on your future trips to London. To this day, Hotel Russell stands as a statement piece of Victorian grandeur...More

          Reviewed 6 February 2014

          I stayed in this hotel for night beginning of February 2014 for business reasons. Although from outside the hotel looks good, kind of typical British, with a park in front, very pompuous inside, the rooms are very different. I have never ever requested a change...More

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          Response from Bart L, Manager at The Principal LondonResponded 9 February 2014

          Dear Guest, Thank you for your review on Tripadvisor. I am pleased that you had an overall enjoyable stay at Hotel Russell and the upgraded Junior Suite met your expectations. Due to the building layout, all rooms are different from each other. Rooms are classified...More

          Reviewed 6 February 2014

          Stayed for a couple of nights with some friends and had 2 superior deluxe rooms. Not the most luxurious hotel in London but perfectly adequate, clean and tidy. This is a grand old building with a magnificent staircase and a number of huge (clean) chandeliers....More

          Thank suffolk-john
          Response from Bart L, Manager at The Principal LondonResponded 9 February 2014

          Dear Guest, Thank you for your review on Tripadvisor. I am pleased to read that you have visited Russell regularly over the years and we truly value your custom. I am happy that you enjoyed your time in our well appointed bedrooms and facilities and...More

          Reviewed 5 February 2014

          From first stepping into the hotel on Friday 31st Jan to leaving on Monday, enjoyed every moment. You climb a few steps to the entrance which is promptly opened for you by the charming door staff and step into another time. An era where elegance,...More

          Thank jubileebabe53
          Response from Bart L, Manager at The Principal LondonResponded 12 February 2014

          Dear Guest, Thank you for your review on Tripadvisor. I am so delighted to read that you enjoyed your time here at Hotel Russell, the architectural beauty in the heart of Bloomsbury where we pride ourselves on delivering exceptional service day after day. I am...More

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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Dry Cleaning
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          • US$ 282 - US$ 658 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #285 Family Hotel in London
          • #297 Luxury Hotel in London
          • #346 Romantic Hotel in London
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          • Number of rooms
          • 373
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          Nelderwoman
          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
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          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!?
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          houstonmom72
          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
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