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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just around the corner from tube station, walking distance from Theatre, Covent Garden and British Museum, this was the perfect location for a weeknd in London. Excellent facilities at the hotel. Would definitely stay there again.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We felt that The Bloomsbury was very reasonably priced considering how luxurious and well positioned it is. The staff we very friendly and our room was spacious and spotlessly clean. The services in the room were good and we had a very comfortable night.

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Andre G, Guest Relations Manager at The Bloomsbury, responded to this review

Dear tarag325, Thank you very much for you kind and valuable feedback. I am pleased to know that the services and facilities offered to you are to your satisfaction and I will make sure to pass your generous comments on to my team. I look forward to welcoming you back to The Bloomsbury. Please do reach out to me directly...

Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Beautiful hotel and lovely room. They made my daughters (10 & 12) feel very welcome with a thoughtful note to them on arrival to our room! The breakfast was amazing too. Great location. We will be back!!

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Andre G, Guest Relations Manager at The Bloomsbury, responded to this review

Dear Ms Cathy W, Thank you for choosing The Bloomsbury for your recent family trip to London and for your kind review on us. I am very happy to see that you enjoyed a lovely stay with us and that we could make your daughters' stay a little bit more special. Indeed, our location is very convenient for a trip...

Bergen
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I proposed to my girlfriend on that trip to London and the Bloomsbury really helped make it the best day of our lives. Julia Falz was the one that helped organize the special extra, but everything was great. We only used the hotel room so I can't speak for the other facilities, but there was a lot of them.

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Andre G, Guest Relations Manager at The Bloomsbury, responded to this review

Dear andersg299, Thank you so much for choosing The Bloomsbury for such a huge occasion and for reviewing our hotel. It is with great pleasure that I read that we could make this special celebration a memorable moment in your life and Julia will be pleased with your kind words as I am gone make sure to pass them on...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

The hotel staff are lovely and attentive . Very welcoming and had hot towels on arrival . The 1920s Art Deco bar is a must see . Room was nice -view of nothing but a wall although we were kindly offered a upgrade but as didn't have a bath we opted against . Loved our stay however we had hairs...

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Andre G, Guest Relations Manager at The Bloomsbury, responded to this review

Dear funkeeslave, Thank you for choosing The Bloomsbury for your recent stay in London and for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. I am vary happy to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you found my team up to the level of service we starve to deliver. Indeed, our Bloomsbury Club Bar is a...

Northants
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent two days at the hotel, the room was tastefully decorated with a really nice bathroom, nice toiletries! The food was excellent. The Bloomsbury Club bar is really nice with a lot of different drinks on offer and friendly staff. Very busy though. The Dalloway Terrace is under refurbishment and should be really nice when finished. The hotel looks...

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Julia F, Guest Relations Manager at The Bloomsbury, responded to this review

Dear Barbara R, Thank you for staying at and reviewing The Bloomsbury. Knowing you enjoyed your time spent with us made my day even better. It certainly sounds as if you made the best of our food and beverage facilities. The Bloomsbury Club Bar is indeed a favourite with our guests as is Dalloway Terrace. We are excited to re-open...

Westfield, New Jersey
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I like to keep reviews simple and relatable so I'll keep it short: Staff was most helpful (they switched out room to accommodate my pregnant wife without hesitation) and, most importantly, the bath towels are amazing. Every bath towel should be so big :) It's the little things that matter.

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Julia F, Guest Relations Manager at The Bloomsbury, responded to this review

Dear Topheel, To keep my answer short as well: Thank you! I am delighted you enjoyed your stay and that my team managed to make sure your wife is comfortable. If you have any further feedback please do reach out to me. My email is Julia_Falz@doylecollection.com. I hope to welcome you back in the future, maybe with the new addition...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I have been a guest at the fashion show by jasper gavida in Bloomsburry hotel, after the show was finish I decided to have a drink at the bar because sacred place where the Bloomsburry group, including Virginia Wolf, used to reunite influencing arts and literature of the 20th century. Astonish atmosphere with great customer service, waiters always professional and...

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Julia F, Guest Relations Manager at The Bloomsbury, responded to this review

Dear Alessio D, How wonderful to hear about you recent experience at The Bloomsbury. Our building and the area do indeed have a lot of literary history to offer and I am absolutely delighted to see it appreciated. In the spirit of paying homage to the Bloomsbury Set some cocktails in the Bloomsbury Club Bar have been named after the...

Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I did a last minute booking , when I arrived there was a little bit of trouble finding my booking as it was slow to process, because of the short delay with reception finding it, they decided to upgraded me to a junior suite. It was amazing! , heated floors in the luxurious bathroom ,(that had a television at the...

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Sebastian A, Guest Relations Manager at The Bloomsbury, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you so very much for your patience on the day of your arrival. That was a tricky one and I am glad that we resolved the situation to your satisfaction! Our check out time has been praised by many that stay here and we will continue to honour it. Do you have any recommendations for us? I...

London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wonderful place. One of the nicest hotels ever. Room so nice, breakfast so nice, wonderful location what else can I say. Staff were friendly and so helpful would love to come back our stay was perfect.

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Dear Christine, Thank you so very much for your heartfelt review. It was an absolute pleasure having you with us and should you decide to join us again in the near future, please reach out to me directly and I will assist you in any arrangements you may need. My Email address is Sebastian_Annandale@doylecollection.com Warm regards, Sebastian Annandale Senior Guest...

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Staying in Bloomsbury

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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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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Bloomsbury provides tradition through the design of revered architect Sir Edwin Lutyens, and is nestled in the heart of bustling Bloomsbury, itself steeped in literary and architectural history. The hotel is moments from London highlights The British Museum, Oxford Street, Theatreland, Soho and Covent Garden. The 153 contemporary guest rooms and suites are bright, spacious and located over 8 floors overlooking the neighbouring streets and rooftops or onto the quiet central courtyard. Our generous corner suites offer residential style living spaces and are equipped with every convenience for the perfect stay including Nespresso coffee machines, complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi, marble ensuite bathrooms with Victorian roll top baths and heated floors, flat-screen TVs and luxurious Aromatherapy Associates bathroom products. Bloomsbury Club Bar & Dining Room offers delicious, locally sourced cuisine. Relax with a drink on Dalloway Terrace or savour the quintessential Bloomsbury Afternoon Tea in Dalloway lounge and feel a brief respite from the pulse of 21st century London just outside the door. Dalloway Terrace Breakfast: 7am-10.30am Monday-Friday Breakfast: 7am-11.00am Saturday-Sunday All Day Dining Menu: 10.30am-10.30pm Monday-Friday Brunch 11.00am-4.00pm Saturday-Sunday All Day Dining Menu 4pm-10.30pm Saturday-Sunday ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bloomsbury

Address: 16 - 22 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3NN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury
Price Range: ₹ 15,444 - ₹ 25,128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Bloomsbury 4*
Number of rooms: 153
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Bloomsbury Hotel London
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#18 Green Hotel in London
#39 Family Hotel in London
#41 Romantic Hotel in London
#47 Business Hotel in London
#53 Luxury Hotel in London
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“We were facing inside and high up. I don't know how busy the road is or how noisy the terrace is when it is warmer.”
 of 5 bubbles H6481GCjohnf, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There are a couple of rooms near the elevators. I wouldn't stay there. I've stayed on the 5th floor both times. Awesome!”
 of 5 bubbles Hulsifer, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I'd simply say ask at the time of booking in special request. This hotel knows how to look after their visitors and are very accommodating.”
 of 5 bubbles 625LizH, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the atrium are very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles CA_Jayhawk, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Book directly on the bloomsbury website for £20 credit to spend in the restaurant or bar”
 of 5 bubbles benjamint274, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
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