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Thanet Hotel

351 reviews
#534 of 1,081 Hotels in London
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  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“russell square”(32 reviews)
“british museum”(93 reviews)
“bedford place”(18 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 days ago 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
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small hotel near Russell Square that was very clean and comfortable. Check in quick and room ready. Very good breakfast, quickly prepared by pleasant staff. As with any 3 star hotel in London, do not expect very much space but it was well organized.

Thank William S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great family run hotel. My family have used it for going on 20 years!! Just back from a recent visit & it’s a good as ever! Breakfast delicious! Rooms are spotless. Love the buildings history & I love the street it’s on...More

Thank Fitzroy8
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Stayed here in December, 2017. Small, family run hotel, 16 rooms. Walk up a flight or two to your room. Very fairly priced. Excellent breakfast included. Quiet street in Bloomsbury, about three minute walk to British Museum. Your perfect location to explore London. Friendly owners...More

Thank Tom I
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

The boreal was very easy to find and has a number of restaurants nearby. The room was small but clean and tidy. The room was nicely warm and well decorated. The breakfast was simple but adequate and there was plenty to choose from.

Thank Adrian C
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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Price range
US$ 147 - US$ 260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#155 Family Hotel in London
#310 Romantic Hotel in London
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$ 147 - US$ 260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#155 Family Hotel in London
#310 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
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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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Room Tips
"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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"Request a lower level room if stairs are an issue."
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