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    Royal National Hotel

    38-51 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0DG, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent4%
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    1 week ago
    “One night before Contiki”
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    2,721 - 2,725 of 3,452 reviews

    Reviewed 2 May 2010

    The hotel is huge, and it felt as if I was in prison. It was so impersonal and had no charm at all! The was no service at any point, I didn't even once see a member of staff smiling and we even had to...More

    Thank Nadia90
    Reviewed 29 April 2010

    This is the worst hotel I have ever stayed in myself and my boyfriend stayed in this hotel as part of a package theatre break. We were not expecting anywhere fancy, however, we wanted a clean room to sleep in. We got neither, the room...More

    Thank kellymarie1987
    Reviewed 28 April 2010

    This hotel is really a hostel. During my stay there were hundreds of young people there. The halls were dirty. We had to ask for soap, shampoo and more than 1 towel. The young people ran up & down the halls, yelling and slamming doors...More

    1  Thank annieg2003
    Reviewed 19 April 2010

    Myself, mam and sister stayed here for 2 nights over the weekend. The hotel is very large and yes there is lots of foreign teenagers/students here that can sometimes be noisy. However all we wanted was somewhere to sleep as we were out allday. We...More

    1  Thank LCPSunderland
    Reviewed 19 April 2010

    Cheap, shabby and clean, with endless hot water, efficient reception staff and youthful clientele. Breakfast good only for fuelling up. I understand the negative reviews, but think this hotel is addressing a different market - very well. We've stayed here a few times and will...More

    1  Thank parsimony
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    • US$100 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 1630
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    Paulette C
    13 July 2017|
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    Response from Hanny S | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel is next to russell square look at the public transportations map there is also a bus right next to the hotel.
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    12 July 2017|
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    Response from Sussexstrollers | Reviewed this property |
    There is parking on site but I suggest you call the hotel and ask for confirmation that there will be space for you. Good luck. With kind regards. Sussex Strollers
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    28 June 2017|
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    Response from ManoloTravel | Reviewed this property |
    It is over one hour by underground. Use the Piccadilly line which serves terminal 1,2, 3, and stop Russell square station which is 4 mins walk from the hotel. Be prepared for one flight of steps before the lift at Russell... More
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