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    Thanet Hotel

    8 Bedford Place, London WC1B 5JA, England
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    1 - 5 of 304 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This hotel is clean, friendly staff, excellent (fast)breakfast, and sooooo perfect in it's location. Bedford street is close to the Russell Square tube station and literally down the block from the British Museum. It was also very quiet. It was exceptionally affordable. I would stay...More

    Thank TwoMomsTV
    Response from thanethotel, Owner at Thanet HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your wonderful review - we were very touiched by your description of the Thanet and certainly what you describe is what we aim to achieve. We hope to welcome you back one day. Many thanks Lynwen

    Reviewed 18 July 2017

    We've stayed here several times on trips to London and find it a more characterful experience than the usual budget chains. Rooms clean and comfortable, staff are friendly and helpful, breakfast is good. Don't expect air conditioning - a fan is what you'll get -...More

    Thank Rob A
    Response from thanethotel, Owner at Thanet HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    So lovely to hear that you have stayed with us several times and will come back. It was also so nice to hear that you preferred us to the budget chains, we are indeed an alternative budget experience to the chains. We look forward to...More

    Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

    I would thoroughly recommend the Thanet Hotel if you're visiting central London. The location is fantastic for getting around. The staff are all very welcoming. Breakfast was substantial, my Daughter and I really enjoyed the scrambled eggs and salmon. Service was quick and delivered with...More

    Thank Katrina E
    Response from thanethotel, Owner at Thanet HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your kind review. I was pleased you found our staff welcoming and that you would stay again. The scrambled eggs and smoked salmon are certainly a firm favourite with our guests. Many thanks again Lynwen

    Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

    This was my second time staying at Thanet. I loved it the first time, 3 years ago, the second time was just as great. We had the family room for 4 of us, but could have had 5, one bed went unused. The family room...More

    Thank aloha2uCalifornia
    Response from thanethotel, Owner at Thanet HotelResponded 22 June 2017

    What a lovely review -Thank you. You certainly have captured the essence of what we try to achieve for our guests and I am so pleased you feel we have done this. We hope to welcome you back to the Thanet for a third time....More

    Reviewed 12 June 2017

    I first stayed here on a visit in the spring of 2012. I stayed here again in 2015, twice in 2016, and again this year. The staff are kind and accommodating, the rooms are clean and comfortable, and the hotel is in a safe area...More

    Thank Norah A
    Response from thanethotel, Owner at Thanet HotelResponded 22 June 2017

    Thank you for your kind review - we always love to see returning guests as it makes us feel we are succeeding in our aims. Many thanks Lynwen

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$128 - US$238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #296 Family Hotel in London
    • #313 Romantic Hotel in London
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Bloomsbury
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    Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
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    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
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    Mark J
    14 July 2016|
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    Response from Kinga W | Reviewed this property |
    There is no parking right outside the hotel, but there is underground parking available approx 3 minutes away from the hotel. If you show them your receipt that you stayed at the hotel, you only have to pay £15 for 24 hours... More
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    Julie M
    17 April 2016|
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    Response from Jason L | Reviewed this property |
    Hey Julie, This was our first time to London. So we did the usual tourist stuff during the day and relaxed during the evening time. Our daughter was there for 3 months studying abroad, so we let her show us around. Like John... More
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    1 September 2015|
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    Response from Mossparkdave | Reviewed this property |
    Hi,sorry my wife and I were in a room for 3 people due to a mix up .Reasonable size but could only guess about the five person room.Good place for a central base and great breakfast ,all the best !
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    "Request a lower level room if stairs are an issue."
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    "our room was on first floor, very quiet, looked out at back of hotel"
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    "Quite steep stairs so if you've lots of luggage ask for a lower floor"
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    "I wish we'd asked what floor our room was on.. quad rooms were a long walk up 3 flights of stairs."
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