Royal National Hotel

Address: 38-51 Bedford Way, London, England, WC1H 0DG, United Kingdom | 3 star hotel
 
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Location

This 3 star hotel, located in the Bloomsbury area of London, is near Russell Square, The Cartoon Museum, Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, and Tavistock Square.
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          Amenities

          Activities

          • Restaurant
          • Bar/lounge

          Features

          • Wireless internet connection in room (free)
          • Breakfast Available
          • Wireless internet connection in public areas
          • High-speed internet in room
          • Non-smoking hotel
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Free High-Speed Internet
          • Non-smoking rooms
          • Wheelchair accessibility
          • Family rooms

          General

          • All-Suites Property

          Services

          • Shuttle bus service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Drycleaning onsite
          • Multilingual staff
          • Conference facilities
          • Room service
          • Banquet room
           

          TravelPod Member ReviewsRoyal National Hotel London

          Reviewed by nicky.lucas

          pre contiki

          Reviewed Sep 6, 2015
          by (1 review) Wellington , New Zealand Flag of New Zealand

          Great accommodation for president Contiki stay. Great bar and food facilities down in the bar and good spaced rooms.

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          Reviewed by veritybignell

          Hotel!

          Reviewed Jun 26, 2015
          by (1 review) Perth , Australia Flag of Australia

          This hotel was actually good!

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          Reviewed by pinkvacation

          Dated

          Reviewed Mar 5, 2015
          by (8 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

          Dated, but clean. Good shower but no fridge .

          Close to Russell Square station and British Museum, there is super market just outside train station open 24 hours and also cafe and pub down stairs.

          Receptionists are very friendly, they do have lots of large group staying. It can get noisy at night.

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          Reviewed by aprilandmike

          Average

          Reviewed Jun 13, 2014
          by (1 review) , Australia Flag of Australia

          We had to sleep separately and in single beds and the bathroom had no ventilation

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          Reviewed by possieb

          It's a hostel

          Reviewed Feb 20, 2014
          by (1 review) Tamworth , Australia Flag of Australia

          It was ok, free wifi in lobby only.

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          Reviewed by vacationista

          Does the trick in a convenient location.

          Reviewed Oct 3, 2013
          by (5 reviews) Toronto , Canada Flag of Canada

          Convenient hotel for many tour companies since they all start here. however, rooms are small, wifi only in the lobbies and can be noisy. Overall in a good location for a low price though.

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          Reviewed by sammiwanderlust

          Contiki meetup

          Reviewed Aug 11, 2013
          by (4 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

          Woo

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          Reviewed by sarahmgrant

          Ok for a night

          Reviewed Jul 24, 2013
          by (1 review) , Australia Flag of Australia

          Not a bad place to stay for the night before the Contiki tour gets started.

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          Reviewed by sandraking

          Good value for money

          Reviewed Jul 6, 2013
          by (4 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

          I recently stayed here for 5 nights and thought that, for the price, it was good value.
          Sure, the hotel is busy and quite basic but it was well located - close to Russell Square tube station and the British Museum. If you are staying in London and wanting to get out and about, I wouldn't have a problem in recommending the hotel.
          Contrary to other reviews that I have read, I found the staff helpful and friendly - perhaps how you greet and treat people is how they respond to you.
          Overall, I was very satisfied and would stay here again, if ever in London.

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          Reviewed by madolph

          Single beds, eh?

          Reviewed Jul 3, 2013
          by (11 reviews) Winnipeg, MB , Canada Flag of Canada

          Yep.

          Magical moments....
          London, United Kingdom

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          Reviewed by kylieelva

          Royal national

          Reviewed Dec 25, 2011
          by (11 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

          3*

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          Reviewed by thefoolsjourney

          Megaplex!

          Reviewed Sep 12, 2011
          by (16 reviews)

          I don't know why I was expecting something small and intimate when I booked the Royal National because it is a monster hotel!!! A city in a city!!!

          The room was clean and serviceable but don't go expecting anything quaint or personal. Its a place to stay and little more. Likewise, the breakfast is there to feed the masses, not delight the senses.

          It did the job.

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          Reviewed by lesleyburt

          A place to lay your head

          Reviewed May 11, 2011
          by (5 reviews) , Canada Flag of Canada

          I stayed at the Royal National in May with a tour group called Contiki. I had a triple-share accommodation in the North block.

          I found the hotel to be clean, but in need of some love and care. The pain and wall-paper were peeling in places in the hallway, and there was a musty smell in the room. There was also no ventilation in the bathroom, so I also spotted some mould on the ceiling.

          I found the location to be very good (only a 5 minute walk to Russle Square tube station), but the hotel had no wifi available in room and there was a bar in the courtyard, so it would get a little rowdy and I sometimes felt uncomfortable walking through it when I came back to the hotel after dark.

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          Reviewed by meaghan84

          Good for the price

          Reviewed May 21, 2010
          by (6 reviews) Melbourne , Australia Flag of Australia

          Room was nice and clean and the hotel was close to the tube.

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          Reviewed by jules88

          Our hotel for the next 5 nights.

          Reviewed Sep 18, 1933
          by (1 review) , Australia Flag of Australia

          The room was pretty small to say the least. But all we really needed it for was to sleep anyways so it was better than nothing :)

          Breakfast
          Greater London, United Kingdom

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          TripAdvisor Reviews Royal National Hotel London

          3.00 of 5 stars Good
           

          Travel Blogs from London

          London

          A travel blog entry by nickob on Dec 18, 2015

          3 photos

          Arrived early in the morning and got the underground into London. Stayed at the Royal national hotel near Russell Square. Spent a day looking around London before meeting up with our tour group at the hotel pub, the London pub. Today: -British museum -Pall mall and Buckingham palace -London war museum -Big ben

          New country, new adventures

          A travel blog entry by nicky.lucas on Sep 06, 2015

          2 photos

          Today was the day That Tim and I set to the skies again to begin our European journey. The flight was long but with enough red wine and movies, we made the trip pass by. Arriving in to London is in a way what I expected. Little brick buildings and cobblestone roads could be seen from the train (I've clearly watched too much Coro growing up) &# …

          The Day It Rained, Literally and Figuratively

          A travel blog entry by bonjourbelle on Jun 25, 2016

          1 comment, 11 photos

          We began London Day 2 with coffees and pastries at Café Nero, which appeared to be like a European Starbucks. From there we headed to Russell Square station, which at this point began to feel like home. Our first goal of the day was to head to Westminster Abbey, because we knew it closed early on Saturdays. On our way we picked up a handful of …

          The Day We Were Super Touristy

          A travel blog entry by bonjourbelle on Jun 24, 2016

          1 comment, 10 photos

          Greetings friends, family, creepers, and anyone else who has stumbled upon this blog. It's time for another rendition of Christina’s globetrotting adventures! This is my first trip by myself. Nobody to help me out. Solo. Well except for my friend, Drew, but he’s no help. (Just kidding, Drew, you’ve already at least helped me …

          Ve vill stay avake!!!

          A travel blog entry by sandraking on Jun 27, 2016

          8 comments, 3 photos

          It is now 6 pm and apart from a few hours of sleep on the plane, I have been awake for about 45 hours..no wonder I am feeling a little weary! I am determined, however, not to have an afternoon nap.

          Today: we landed just on 6am...right on time and with no problems. Due to the early hour, Heathrow was practically deserted so we collected our …

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