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    The Academy

    21 Gower Street | Bloomsbury, Fitzrovia, London WC1E 6HG, England
    011 44 20 7631 4115
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Spent the night at The Academy our room was beautiful, the bed very comfortable, the staff most welcoming and helpful. The hotel is not far from a tube station and is easy to get to. The room was not noisy which can be the case...More

    Thank Nikysoam
    Response from Roy B, General Manager at The AcademyResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Guest, We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and found our staff to be welcoming and friendly. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Thank you for your review.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I traveled to London on a short business trip in September. Had a 4-night stay at this hotel. I was given a room at the 4th floor but the problem was this hotel had no elevators but very narrow stairs, a bit difficult to handle...More

    Thank Oana P
    Response from Roy B, Manager at The AcademyResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Thank you for your review.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Make sure you read a number of reviews and check other hotels in the area as The Academy can be not everything you expected it to be. The pictures of The Academy on their website and TripAdvisor paint in a much more favourable light than...More

    Thank 500Wood
    Response from Roy B, Manager at The AcademyResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, We are sorry to read that your recent stay was not up to our normal standards. We will pass on your comments to the Department Manager and implement additional training where required. Whilst you are unable to see the internal renovations that are...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    The Academy is a hotel made from 5 separate building therefore there is no lift just plenty of stairs. Some part of the hotel was undergoing refurbishment but we had a great, large room with clean bedding fruit and water every day. All the staff...More

    Thank pashestours
    Response from Roy B, General Manager at The AcademyResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and found our staff to be friendly and helpful. We look froward to welcoming you back in the future. Thank you for your review.

    Reviewed 5 October 2017

    Have never really stayed in this area of London even though I work in the City. I was pleasantly surprised how good the location was. Great bars and restaurants near by. Hotel is going through an improvement regime at the moment so the outside looked...More

    Thank SarahW42
    Response from Roy B, Manager at The AcademyResponded 11 October 2017

    Dear Guest, We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent anniversary stay with us and were able to receive a complimentary upgrade and found our staff to be friendly. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Thank you for your review.

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    • US$118 - US$364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #341 Luxury Hotel in London
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    Jeneba C
    10 August 2017|
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    Response from Roy B | Property representative |
    The completion date is scheduled for Easter 2018.
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    Katie M
    20 November 2016|
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    Response from Michael H | Property representative |
    Dear Katie Thank you for the question. We have a number of bedrooms located on the ground floor of the Hotel, however access through the Front Door is up two steps from street level. We do not have any lifts within the... More
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    21 July 2016|
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    Response from TennesseeGreenfields | Reviewed this property |
    I would suggest calling the hotel to see if you culd have a room on the second floor. I feel sure they will hold your luggage, we found that was a service all over Europe when we travelled. Enjoy the Academy!
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    "We had room 27 up 4 flights of stairs but big and comfortable. No noise"
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    "room 10 was lovely"
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