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Rafayel on the Left Bank - Hotel & Spa

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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“clapham junction”(226 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 20 November 2014

I've stayed at this hotel on numerous occasions and it has always been a great experience. The staff are great and the service is excellent. The hotel has great facilities like the spa and gym not forgetting the restaurant over looking the Thames. Location is...More

1  Thank Ravenfield
Reviewed 18 November 2014 via mobile

I use this hotel every week as I work in London. The rooms are beautifully appointed and spacious. Wonderful mates session and a variety of pillows ensures a good night's sleep. There is a small gym with every cardiovascular machine you need as well as...More

1  Thank Chris R
Reviewed 17 November 2014

What a superb hotel! I stayed here on business and cannot speak highly enough of the all round experience. Clean, stylish rooms, a great bar and very helpful staff. I'll be staying here again. Don't forget to ring ahead and arrange to be collected from...More

1  Thank MonkeyBusinessClass
Reviewed 14 November 2014 via mobile

Words cant describe how awful the experience was at this hotel, it felt like i'd walked into a half finished project. The lift wasnt working, my room card didnt work, getting the lights to work in the room was challenging, the sockets were all 2...More

8  Thank AndiMc07
Response from Malcolm_Bass, Director at Rafayel on the Left Bank - Hotel & SpaResponded 19 November 2014

Dear Guest Whilst thanking you for your review, we regret that you didn’t enjoy your stay with us. We appreciate your opinion but would like to clarify a few points. There is currently construction work taking place in the building above our restaurant. However this...More

Reviewed 12 November 2014 via mobile

This is a beautiful hotel & we are enjoying every moment. Extremely friendly helpful staff, lovely room & lobby is stunning. We visit London quite often & wanted something special as we have been together this month for 21 years...this hotel has not disappointed our...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Minibar
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
US$131 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#60 Spa Hotel in London
#71 Business Hotel in London
#237 Luxury Hotel in London
#261 Romantic Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$131 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#60 Spa Hotel in London
#71 Business Hotel in London
#237 Luxury Hotel in London
#261 Romantic Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Daniella V
11 January 2018|
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Response from Coyte86 | Reviewed this property |
Yes only the top rooms have a jacuzzi bath but therefore you will have to sacrifice a view as they only offer either/or...Hope this helped
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Elmo1989_03
10 December 2017|
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Response from Malcolm J | Reviewed this property |
Trip Advisor have asked me to answer this question, but I’m sorry to say that I can’t advise on the spa as I have only used the restaurant.
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Shara G
5 December 2017|
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Response from Tracey W | Reviewed this property |
The theatre's in Victoria are a 15 minute taxi ride. Theatreland in the Covent Garden area is about 30 mins in a taxi
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Room Tips
"Don't go in the disabled room or room 301. The shower is terrible and the room difficult to get to."
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"My room was mainly at the side generally quiet but I believe there are others overlooking the River."
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"River views are from the first floor upwards if you want one"
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"Room 106 is not too bad - though it wasn't clear if people outside could see in or not. But there are..."
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