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Sevenoaks Kent
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Needed to stay in Bloomsbury for a party so chose this on the basis of excellent reviews. Great location in Gower Street near UCL and a short walk from Goodge Street Tube Station. Lovely lounge on ground floor. We had a small first floor double bedroom that although it was small was cleverly laid out with a really nice bathroom...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed my overnight stay in a warm and cosy room. I was upgraded at no extra cost to a double room, however, it was still on the small side and it would have been a squeeze for two people. Spotlessly clean, welcoming hosts and a lovely breakfast which set me up for the day. I would recommend the Arosfa...

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1Thank greavescaroline1
Paris, France
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delightful hotel... Charming welcome... You must go to this place... Russell square's Underground is very closed (4 stops to Piccadilly Circus- one stop from RussellSquare to Saint Pancrace station) The "Arosfa Hotel" is the place to go....

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2Thank choffnungmichel
Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 19 January 2017

The Arosfa is a great choice for a budget hotel in a great location for academics and art or theatre lovers. It's right across from the U of London, and just a couple of blocks from the British Museum. It's also on excellent bus lines to the theater district and the National Gallery, the National Portrait Gallery, Westminster Abbey and...

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2Thank FWhiteIII
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This hotel is a beautiful little place in Soho, great location for getting around London. The rooms are very small but warm and cosy, the ensuite facilities are great and the staff are polite and friendly. Breakfast options were adequate, and there is a bar and lounge which are beautiful.

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2Thank Shannon A
Illinois
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I enjoyed my stay. Plusses include the free breakfast and the lovely sitting room/parlor on the first floor. Private bathrooms. Not very far from the underground station, and city bus line right outside. Minuses include ridiculously small bathroom and shower barely usable. Host cannot sell or direct you to a postoffice to buy stamps! (Go to a convenience store around...

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NEW YORK
Reviewed 16 January 2017

This affordable, well-maintained hotel was just what I was looking for. Rooms were clean and nicely designed, and the whole place had a fun, neo-Victorian vibe. Delicious full English breakfast included in the price. Highly recommended for folks looking for a less expensive place to stay that doesn't sacrifice comfort. (Loved the Bloomsbury Coffee House just down the street.)

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2Thank Harrison H
Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The hospitality right from being met to the door to breakfast the next day was impeccable and of a high standard. The room was a decent size with all the mod cons expected of a high end luxury hotel but refreshingly surprising and not expected from a family run establishment. Would definitely come and stay here again.

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1Thank jaffer2017
Cheshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Stayed with our grand-daughter for her first visit to London to see "School Of Rock" as a treat for her 11th birthday. We had a lovely family room with 2 double beds and very clean modern bathroom. Beds very comfy decor clean & characterful. Breakfast first class. Nice friendly welcome by the hosts who were very helpful & pleasant. Location...

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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

2nd new years eve staying at the Arosfa. 15' and '16 proving to be fab stays, same room and terrific welcome each time. Perfect location for central london and will definately be returning in the future too. Highly recomend

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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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Arosfa Hotel is a refurbished 200-year old Georgian Town House in the heart of historic Bloomsbury district, the former home of the famous Pre-Raphaelite artist Sir John Everett Millais. The cool white garden squares and wide streets of Bloomsbury have been a pull to thinkers for centuries, and it sometimes seems like every second house has a blue plaque denoting that a great writer, scientist or philosopher once inhabited the building. It was in Bloomsbury that Karl Marx created communism, Virginia Woolf defined the twentieth century British novel, and Charles Darwin first conceived the theory of natural selection. The imposing bulk of the British Museum, home to seven millennia of human art and artefacts, dominates the area, and there are plenty of other academic institutions including Birkbeck College, the beautiful University of London Library, and RADA, London's grandest drama school. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arosfa Hotel

Address: 83 Gower Street | Bloomsbury, London WC1E 6HJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury
Price Range: $218 - $322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Arosfa Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Arosfa Hotel London
Arosfa London
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#44 Business Hotel in London
#91 Family Hotel in London
#132 Romantic Hotel in London
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“Ask if available the biggest room”
 of 5 bubbles Lents, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rear rooms would probably be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles greavescaroline1, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“No elevator, so try to snag a room on the lowest floor you can.”
 of 5 bubbles FWhiteIII, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I enjoyed my street-facing window which allowed me views and sounds of the city. Yes, there was traffic but I liked.”
 of 5 bubbles TeaEarleGreyHot, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Basement room is quiet and away from other guests”
 of 5 bubbles centrepa, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
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