We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}
    Neighbourhoods
    Neighbourhoods

    Gresham Hotel

    36 Bloomsbury Street, London WC1B 3QJ, England
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    US$66
    US$67
    US$67
    Traveller (163)
    Room & Suite (59)
    Hotel & Grounds (77)
    The Montague on The Gardens
    4,272 reviews
    #10 of 1,075 hotels in London
     
    The Bloomsbury
    3,319 reviews
    #59 of 1,075 hotels in London
     
    Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel
    2,896 reviews
    #394 of 1,075 hotels in London
     
    Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street
    2,972 reviews
    #310 of 1,075 hotels in London
     
    Overview
    • Excellent1%
    • Very good11%
    • Average20%
    • Poor21%
    • Terrible47%
    2 weeks ago
    “Poor hotel in great location”
    22 Jun 2017
    “Great location but very tired hotel”
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Breakfast included
    Airport Transportation
    Rooftop Bar
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    The Montague on The Gardens
    4,272 reviews
    #10 of 1,075 hotels in London
     
    The Bloomsbury
    3,319 reviews
    #59 of 1,075 hotels in London
     
    Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel
    2,896 reviews
    #394 of 1,075 hotels in London
     
    Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street
    2,972 reviews
    #310 of 1,075 hotels in London
     
    Rooms
    29 Oct30 Oct
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 3 partner sites to see rooms from US$66.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all London hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "029095069c394444974669585bf6bfe7", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":193631,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32454638],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":29,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":30,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":67,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"029095069c394444974669585bf6bfe7","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":67,"lowestMetaPrice":66,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":67,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":67,"lowestMetaPrice":66,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":67,"hotelName":"Gresham Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjAyOTA5NTA2OWMzOTQ0NDQ5NzQ2Njk1ODViZjZiZmU3IiwiQUlLIjoiNDU1NGYyNTJmYmFhNGQwMGJkYTE0NzZmMmZlYzE2ZTEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "29/10/2017", "checkOut": "30/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$66", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"32454638":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (511)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 304 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    If you like lumpy beds, hot rooms,dated shabby decor and furniture plus a smelly bathroom sink this is the place for you. The reception staff are the only positive thing I can say but everything else is very poor. I don't know how it gets...More

    Thank stevefender84
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is a very basic hotel (I've seen it described as more of a hostel than a hotel in other reviews and that's pretty accurate). There is no elevator, no breakfast availability, there was no kettle in my room (can't speak for other rooms) and...More

    Thank Mephisto72
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    There is a rule followed by some that “if you can’t say something nice, say nothing at all”. If I was to follow that rule in commenting on the Gresham Hotel, I would have to stop at this point. But that would mean this review...More

    1  Thank JRBrookes
    Reviewed 30 August 2017

    I booked this hotel because I thought the price was reasonable and the location good...those are the only positive things I can say about it. I checked in only to be told that my room was in a different building a few doors down. No...More

    1  Thank subkulture
    Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

    Despite an excellent location very near the British Museum and Russell Square, this place is a dump. No elevator. No breakfast. The shower and toilets are shared with other rooms - that I knew in advance. Yes, my friends and I were trying to save...More

    1  Thank ReisenistmeinHobby
    The Montague on The Gardens
    4,272 reviews
    #10 of 1,075 hotels in London
     
    The Bloomsbury
    3,319 reviews
    #59 of 1,075 hotels in London
     
    Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel
    2,896 reviews
    #394 of 1,075 hotels in London
     
    Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street
    2,972 reviews
    #310 of 1,075 hotels in London
     
    About
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$68 - US$185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 49
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Booking.com and TripOnline SA so you can book your Gresham Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • London >
    • Bloomsbury
    • Also Known As
    • Gresham Hotel London
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (163)
    Room & Suite (59)
    Hotel & Grounds (77)
    Bathroom (27)
    Nearby
    Bloomsbury
    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
    ...More
    Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street
    2,972 reviews
    .09 km away
     
    Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel
    2,896 reviews
    .05 km away
     
    The Bloomsbury
    3,319 reviews
    .15 km away
     
    The Montague on The Gardens
    4,272 reviews
    .26 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Salt and Pepper
    280 reviews
    .12 km away
    Museum Tavern
    549 reviews
    .13 km away
    Tas Restaurant Bloomsbury
    737 reviews
    .05 km away
    Steak & Lobster Bloomsbury
    686 reviews
    .10 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    British Museum
    56,075 reviews
    .14 km away
    The Cartoon Museum
    212 reviews
    .15 km away
    Queen Elizabeth II Great Court
    61 reviews
    .11 km away
    Grosvenor Casino St Giles
    27 reviews
    .25 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Bikki K
    18 February 2017|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from James B | Reviewed this property |
    Ours didn't, no.
    0
    Votes
    az88186338
    11 December 2015|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from Karen L | Reviewed this property |
    Oh, come on. It's simple lodging in a convenient and safe neighborhood. The owners are kind and helpful. It's shabby but clean, and you get what you pay for, nothing more nothing less. Who wants to spend a ton of money on a... More
    0
    Votes
    GILL D
    11 September 2015|
    Answer
    Response from GILL D | Reviewed this property |
    Good locations friendly receptions
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Go to another hotel!!!"
    Read review
    "I can't imagine that a good room could be found unfortunately."
    Read review
    "Lower your expectations"
    Read review
    "Choose another hotel unless you enjoy cheap basic hostel-like facilities."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing