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Russell Square

Russell Square, London WC1B 5EH, England
+44 20 7974 1693
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Square located in Bloomsbury central London, with easy access to nearby attractions like the British Museum, Covent Garden and Oxford Street for shopping.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good54%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“british museum” (83 reviews)
“green space” (14 reviews)
“lovely square” (7 reviews)
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Russell Square, London WC1B 5EH, England
Bloomsbury
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+44 20 7974 1693
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"british museum"
in 83 reviews
"green space"
in 14 reviews
"lovely square"
in 7 reviews
"russell hotel"
in 6 reviews
"lovely park"
in 14 reviews
"senate house"
in 4 reviews
"university college"
in 4 reviews
"nice fountain"
in 4 reviews
"water fountain"
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"square gardens"
in 3 reviews
"great ormond street hospital"
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"large square"
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"green oasis"
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"tube station"
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"sunny day"
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"bloomsbury"
in 29 reviews
"benches"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visiting London and wanted an outdoor space that was quieter. Came across this lovely park. Very well kept. Also had a bar/ cafe.

Thank andyyk10
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I went to giraffe after I was annòyed with the service I received. Two people served me. Basia took my order as soon as I walked through the door and her smile was contagious. Shecwas so friendly. Thank you for a lovely service Basia. Giorgia...More

Thank Sakina S
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I was recently staying near Bloomsbury and it was so lovely to be able to jog around this square early in the morning away from the bustle and hectic streets that flank it. Basically it is large garden square that has been very nicely landscaped...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our daily stroll through this green space on our way to the Russell Square Underground stop. Many people use the park, always lots of actiivity. Nice, clean and makes you feel out of the city.

Thank KShawnT
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed relatively near this square and utilized the Russell Square tube station quite frequently. It is a pleasant green space and we have cut through this space heading towards the British Museum. Quite busy during the day. At night it is preferable to walk...More

Thank Della G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had our honeymoon in London at the Hotel Russell. That being the case, I always get nostalgic wench walking through. It's not a square that you'd visit apart from gong to the British Museum but it has a lovely 'central London' feel about it...More

Thank 339,334
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although this family cafe is only a stone's throw from the British Museum, it is as popular with locals (especially teachers and students from nearby London University) as it is with tourists. Its unusual location inside Russell Square itself gives it an almost rural feeling....More

Thank RGRMLee
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even though I have enjoyed this place other times without incidents, I did find two long black hair kneaded in my calzone the other day. I did bring it back to the waiter and I didn't get an apology nor a refund. I don't think...More

Thank Virginia V
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Fantastic range of food, great value for money and great service from this traditional family run restaurant with inside and outside dining in one of Central London’s most beautiful squares. The coffee and breakfast items are fabulous and they have stylish classic new interior. A...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped off for a break from our walk into town. it's a nice well kept park in the middle of a busy area of London. There are some fantastic buildings with a mixture of architecture around the park and a few shops and coffee...More

1  Thank Nick T
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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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Response from Mike R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it was yesterday.
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Response from Andi M | Reviewed this property |
I use TFL (transport for london) website for my journey planner in London please google it and you can plan your journey hope this help
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While the Gatwick Express is the fastest and most direct way of getting to Victoria, it's also the most expensive. But stopping trains run regularly via Gatwick to Victoria so it might be worth getting a (return if... More
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