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Thanet Hotel

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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“russell square”(33 reviews)
“british museum”(95 reviews)
“bedford place”(18 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Rooftop Bar
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

I am so pleased I found this hotel and can't wait to stay again but next time I will ask for rooms on a lower floor(my fault for not asking). Hotel and rooms are clean,beds very comfortable,plenty of tea/coffee etc on the hospitality tray,breakfast VERY...More

Thank Paula123426
Response from thanethotel, Owner at Thanet HotelResponded 14 March 2018

Thank you so much for such a splendid review. I am so pleased you and your son had a good experience with us. We get our bacon delivered from Norfolk and glad you enjoyed it as well as the rest of the breakfast. We look...More

Reviewed 26 February 2018

First of all, the location is great of this hotel. On a nice street with lots of other hotels and great for walking to theatre land / Covent Garden / museum etc. The man who checked us in and out was friendly & helpful. As...More

Thank Jenna H
Response from thanethotel, Owner at Thanet HotelResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for your reveiw. I am pleased you felt safe and enjoyed the location. During this winter we did have some refurbishment going on and I am sorry this affected you. We only allow the builders to work from 9 -5 pm so as...More

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We had three nights in this hotel which is superbly located for the West end. It was good value for money but definitely towards the cheaper end of the market. However the breakfast was good and the staff couldn't be friendlier. We did have cause...More

Thank SeveWentz
Response from thanethotel, Owner at Thanet HotelResponded 7 March 2018

So pleased you found the Thanet superbly located with friendly staff, good breakfast and good value for money. I waspleased we were able to sort out a room change while we sorted out the shower. We hope to welcome you back one day. Best wishes...More

Reviewed 24 February 2018

At a 15 minutes walk from St-Pancras, et 2 minutes from the British Museum - and in a beatiful street, the location is perfect. The rooms are very tidy and the owners very friendly. Unfortunatly the bathrooms ar not really comfortable; You'd want a room...More

Thank Wim D
Response from thanethotel, Owner at Thanet HotelResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for your kind review - I am pleased you thought the location perfect and you enjoyed the beatuiful street - indeed, Bedord place is a lovely street of 200 year plus buildings with london Squares at either end. I am also pleased you...More

Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Good location very close to the British Museum, pleasant staff and a good, hearty breakfast....but....the smallest room ever for £98 which has a serious problem with a type of fruit fly!! I must have squashed 20 of them on a one night stay. Most unpleasant...More

Thank Soo C
Response from thanethotel, Owner at Thanet HotelResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for your review . I am pleased that you thought the staff were pleasant and you enjoyed the breakfast. On reading this review we immediately checked the room you were staying in and sorted the fruit fly issue out and I agree a...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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US$ 158 - US$ 258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#155 Family Hotel in London
#309 Romantic Hotel in London
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$ 158 - US$ 258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#155 Family Hotel in London
#309 Romantic Hotel in London
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Nearby
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
...More
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Mark J
14 July 2016|
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Response from Kinga W | Reviewed this property |
There is no parking right outside the hotel, but there is underground parking available approx 3 minutes away from the hotel. If you show them your receipt that you stayed at the hotel, you only have to pay £15 for 24 hours... More
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Julie M
17 April 2016|
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Response from Jason L | Reviewed this property |
Hey Julie, This was our first time to London. So we did the usual tourist stuff during the day and relaxed during the evening time. Our daughter was there for 3 months studying abroad, so we let her show us around. Like John... More
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1 September 2015|
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Response from Mossparkdave | Reviewed this property |
Hi,sorry my wife and I were in a room for 3 people due to a mix up .Reasonable size but could only guess about the five person room.Good place for a central base and great breakfast ,all the best !
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"I asked for 2 rooms to be close together which they did. I think they will do their upmost to oblige"
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"Quietest room may be at back, not on Bedford, and not on 3rd floor."
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"I stayed on the first (second to a Yank) floor, No. 5, facing the garden, not the street."
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"Note: this hotel has no air conditioning. Also there is no elevator so you may want a room on a lower floor."
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