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Imperial Hotel

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Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 November 2013

We booked a theatre break and chose this hotel for the location. I really hate to moan but we were so disappointed with the hotel. The receptionist whilst not rude, was unhelpful and appeared "bored" . The room was on the top floor. The wallpaper was dirty and peeling off. The twin beds were old, squeaked with the smallest of...

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Stirling
Reviewed 24 November 2013

Stayed here with a friend for Friday and Saturday night. We had booked a twin, but were told we had been upgraded to an executive twin when we arrived. The room was on the fifth floor facing the back of the hotel. It was huge with 2 single beds and a sofa seating area. Both room and bathroom were clean...

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South Yorkshire
Reviewed 21 November 2013

Recently had a 2 night stay at the Imperial Hotel, Russell Square, London. Stayed under their ‘Let’s Go’ promotion which included 2 nights dinner, bed & breakfast plus welcome drink all for £155 each. Excellent value, lovely hotel in a great and convenient part of London. Close to all central tourist attractions and the theatre district with just a short...

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Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2013 via mobile

This hotel was very good clean and great location. Just minutes away from the tube station and very centrsl. Only 12 min walk from kings cross station also. Staff were friendly and the breakfast was very good. There is a night and day bar that sells food up to midnight and also sells cheap and reasonable drink. The rooms were...

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Langley City, Canada
Reviewed 18 November 2013

I stayed here for a week from Nov 8-16. The hotel has its flaws and is older(built in the 60s) but I know many people who have spent 2 or 3 times as much for a hotel in London and were probably not much more comfortable than I was at the Imperial. I found the room and public areas to...

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Billingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2013 via mobile

You expect cleanliness from a hotel room, but not here. the window panes were stained, the bed had a stain of what looked like blood on it! the windows are so thin you can hear very thing outside as if you were actually there, they were so badly insulated that when you came back into your room that also felt...

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2013

Friendly helpful staff. When we booked in, we had been upgraded to an Executive Twin free of charge. Lovely room, clean and really comfy beds. Would definitely recommend, and will stay again. Breakfast good. Large room.

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st helens
Reviewed 13 November 2013

When we arrived, thought the ground floor was lovely, different shops, bars etc. Felt differently when we were shown to our room. Very old and worn out furniture. Really cheap kettle that took ages to boil, as well as very limited wardrobe space. But, the location was brilliant!! We were on the main road, but we were facing a lovely...

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UK
Reviewed 12 November 2013

One of the most basic and fundamental requirements of any hotel room is a comfy bed. Not one that appears to have been either slept in by an elephant or any American tourist. The single bed I had for two nights recently was the worst I’d ever slept in, the mattress was totally shot, I’d have been better off on...

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Beirut, Lebanon
Reviewed 11 November 2013

Nicely located in Russell Square not far from the tube station, this hotel offer decent small rooms. Not a hotel in term of service, reception staff are doing just technical transaction with no friendly contact. Breakfast is very limited & table clothes are so dirty specially if a client was served before you. They'd better offer rooms prices on bed...

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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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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Casino and Gambling
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Imperial Hotel is the flagship of Imperial London Hotels. We're proud of it for a reason. Offering breathtaking views over London's greatest public square, it reflects every ounce of our dedication to service and value. Like all our hotels, the Imperial combines a remarkable location with the great facilities and friendly service of a family-run business. At the Imperial, though, while the price remains extremely reasonable, we add an extra dash of something special. The location is remarkable, connecting guests to the rest of London in minutes. In addition to the central Atrium Bar & Cafe, facilities include a casino and a gift shop. Restaurants and cafes offer plenty of choice to families and business travellers alike. Indulge in the intriguing delights of Coffee and Candy. Enjoy a late night at the Night and Day Bar, serving classic pub fare at great prices. And relax; we've been doing this since 1837, and we know how to make your stay a restful one. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Imperial Hotel

Address: 61-66 Russell Square, London WC1B 5BB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury
Price Range: $217 - $345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Imperial Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 448
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Also Known As:
Imperial Hotel London
Hotel Imperial London
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#5 Casino Hotel in London
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“We had a room at the rear - quiet. friends with a room at the front on floor 2 had trouble sleeping due to traffic noise.”
jonathana524, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Back of the hotel quieter”
foxilaidee, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“avoid rooms overlooking Russel square”
blondeg2013, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“Lots of traffic noise so choose room on 7th or 8th floor facing the park”
DHLToronto, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“front facing rooms overlooking Park nice but can be noisy from street traffic”
broseh, 18 May 2017 | Read review
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