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    The Academy

    21 Gower Street | Bloomsbury, Fitzrovia, London WC1E 6HG, England
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    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    The location of the hotel is quite good in relation to being central for London and it is not too far from Goodge Street underground station. We arrived early and received a pleasant friendly greeting from the receptionist. As expected, we were informed that our...More

    Thank Paul D
    Response from Roy B, General Manager at The AcademyResponded 24 May 2017

    Dear Guest, We are due to undergo a major refurbishment during the summer where the issues you raised will be addressed. Due to us being a Grade II listed building and the layout of the hotel means that we are unable to have lifts installed....More

    Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

    Very cosy and clean. The room is super big and it really comes with 4star delights. The guy at the reception was extremely nice. I would definitely choose this place again. It's close to some super nice eating and shopping places.

    Thank Ruxandra P
    Response from Roy B, General Manager at The AcademyResponded 24 May 2017

    Dear Guest, We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and found the staff to be nice. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Thank you for your review.

    Reviewed 20 May 2017

    My boyfriend and I booked a night away in London and a show for our 1 year anniversary. I came across the Academy through the endless searches of Hotels in the area and i'm glad i did. It was lovely and made the trip feel...More

    Thank rogersvictoria
    Response from Roy B, General Manager at The AcademyResponded 24 May 2017

    Dear Guest, We are pleased to read that you enjoyed your recent stay with us whist celebrating your 1st anniversary. We look forward to welcoming you back soon or indeed to celebrate your 2nd year. From myself and the team here at The Academy Hotel...More

    Reviewed 1 May 2017

    Stayed for a single overnight while on a business trip in London in April 2017. I thought I'd try an individual hotel rather than a chain. The hotel seems to be a row of original houses knocked into one with multiple staircases, interconnecting doors etc....More

    Thank Phil S
    Response from Roy B, General Manager at The AcademyResponded 4 May 2017

    Dear Guest, We are due to undergo a major refurbishment program where all your issues raised will be addressed. Whilst we appreciate our rooms are in different houses our 24 hour concierge (Bell Boys) are here to show all guests to their rooms and help...More

    Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

    I stayed in this hotel for one night with two of my colleagues. The staff was helpful and friendly. The location is great accessible by walk from the metro station. The center is close only 12min. The well furnished room (safe, fridge, room service, coffee...More

    Thank Sevrine B
    Response from Roy B, General Manager at The AcademyResponded 4 May 2017

    Dear Guest, We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Thank you for your review.

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • #337 Luxury Hotel in London
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    Katie M
    20 November 2016|
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    Response from Michael H | Property representative |
    Dear Katie Thank you for the question. We have a number of bedrooms located on the ground floor of the Hotel, however access through the Front Door is up two steps from street level. We do not have any lifts within the... More
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    Morag M
    20 July 2016|
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    Response from TennesseeGreenfields | Reviewed this property |
    I would suggest calling the hotel to see if you culd have a room on the second floor. I feel sure they will hold your luggage, we found that was a service all over Europe when we travelled. Enjoy the Academy!
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    mbuns
    7 July 2015|
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    Response from AcademyHotel | Property representative |
    Hello mbuns Indeed - all of our rooms are air conditioned. We actually installed all brand new units and compressors in the April this year. Hope to see you soon Michael Hewson General Manager
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