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Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2009

Went down to Lonodn with my wife for a 2 day stay on a superbreak costing £103 pp including railtravel. Having seen the previous reviews, was a bit apprehensive. Checkin not allowed before 2pm but we were allowed to store bags at the hotel foc on arrival (note they charge 50p per bag for storage on the day of departure)....

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england
Reviewed 24 August 2009

We stayed at this hotel for 2 nights it was a big dissapointment; i stayed 5 years before and it was shabby but clean now it is very shabby and dirty. the sheets were clean but the other bedding was dirty the toilet was also dirty there was also a lot of dust over pipes and radiater. the dining room...

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morpeth northumberland
Reviewed 23 August 2009

We stayed at the hotel for 3 nights and was very surprised, we had been on this site after we had booked ,and of course thought we sholud change hotels , but decided as it was close to where we was going to see a show we decided not to . Glad we did not as the rooms were clean...

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Eeyore_Cat
Reviewed 21 August 2009

Check in took almost an hour, breakfast was awful and made me ill for the next two days. A member of staff had a loud aggressive argument with a black cab driver which made lots of people very uncomfortable. There was no security, anyone could walk in without question, this is probably becuse of the size of the hotel. Also...

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West Sussex
Reviewed 20 August 2009

I stayed here for 1 night with a friend. It is a very large hotel with facilities including Indian restaurant and traditional pub plus swimming pool and bowling alley nearby where we we got discounted prices. I am suprised to read the poor reviews below.. considering the low price we paid (we booked the hotel on ba.com) I thought it...

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Derby
Reviewed 19 August 2009

Noisy beyond belief. Dirty rooms (the toilet actually leaked). Badly trained staff that clearly didn't want to be there and who offered nothing in the way of customer service. A thoroughly unpleasant experience. Would not be tempted by the price - it simply isn't worth it.

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Newcastle
Reviewed 17 August 2009

Location is great, an easy walk from Kings Cross Mainline and Russell Sq Underground stations. The English Buffet Breakfast was very good, the 'Complimentary 3 Course Evening Meal' I can be anything but complimentary about, very poor indeed. The family room was too hot and if the window was opened the traffic noise was intolerable. Even with the windows closed...

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Brisbane
Reviewed 15 August 2009

You would think that being a large hotel they would have an idea of how to run things but they consistently stuffed things up. We stayed here for a few nights at various times during our recent stay in the UK. Each time we stayed here, we were given room cards at check-in that opened rooms that already had occupants...

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sunderland
Reviewed 15 August 2009

First impression of the hotel was not favourable. It was so busy. Rooms were cleaner than I thought they would be . I did not use the tea and coffee facilites are they were cheap tea bags.We went to the sister hotel the President for our evening meal. That was like fawlty towers . Meal was not good, staff didn't...

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Sunderland
Reviewed 9 August 2009

My 21 year old daughter and I stayed here last week on two night Superbreak. After reading reviews, we weren't expecting much. However as the break only cost £104 each including rail fares from Newcastle, we were OK with this. However, we were pleasantly surprised. We checked in early, yet our room was ready. The room was clean and in...

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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)
A unique and lively hotel with unparalleled facilities and direct London Underground link with Heathrow Airport. The Royal National offers a variety of drinking and dining options including a pizzeria, carvery, pub, bar and a coffee shop. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal National Hotel

Address: 38-51 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0DG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury
Price Range: ₹ 5,726 - ₹ 10,456 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal National Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 1630
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Also Known As:
Royal National London
Hotel Royal National
Hotel National Royal
National Hotel London
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