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England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel is within easy walking distance of all theatres and places of interest. The hotel offers excellent value for money with dinner included on the first night. The restaurant was very good. We were lucky to be upgraded to an executive room which was very spacious and comfortable. The bar in the hotel is an ideal place to relax... More 

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Whitby, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have just returned from a weekend at the Imperial hotel. We paid extra for a room upgrade and it was worth every penny. The room was very large with a king size bed. The bathroom was a good size with 2 wash basins. The two large radiators made the room very hot but we soon turned them down. Staff... More 

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South Woodham Ferrers
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Only stayed the one night, but was impressed with the reception staff, who were very helpful. The room was adequate for what I needed. The facilities that I used were good, being linked with "The President", there was a central bar area, and there is also another bar which served food as well till late , for the late night... More 

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Derby, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I went to London with SuperBreak. We had Return train travel from Derby to London with booked seats both ways, two nights bed and breakfast and an evening meal on the first night, plus a choice of theatre tickets, we chose to see Matilda. All this for £224. Excellent. Our rooms were clean and comfortable, TV, WiFi... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As the title states we mistook this hotel for the President which is joined to the Imperial, but there is a difference, we were in a room facing the road on the 3rd floor, which was situated and the end of the corridor, as we walked to the end it became colder and colder, when we entered the room the... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed over for one night on business, 7th floor is quite quiet. Room was clean but looking old. For one night you can't go wrong, plenty of restaurants just outside your door. Breakfast was good, lots of choice. Pleasant staff and it was quick to check in and check out. Would stay again.

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Newmarket, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here Friday till Sunday had a great trip hotel was large clean.staff at front desk were very good soon checked in .the room we had was really nice we had a sofa table tv the beds were very comfy slept like a baby . Breakfast was ok very busy had to wait for a table but it was... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very large hotel but definitely a blast from the past with its different rooms. Grand, if dated, reception area - supported by some well trained reception staff - quite impressive. 6 lifts lead to bedrooms. Our room was large with a king sized bed which was rather hard. The bedroom was dated including being able to switch... More 

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Cambridgeshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located just off Russel Square and only a few yards from the tube station (which is a short ride from Kings Cross) we have a very comfortable 60's-esque Hotel (it even has a casino attached if you are that way inclined), We were on a short break with the idea of doing a bit of shopping and sightseeing. From here... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently visited this hotel and stayed for a single night. Hotel is ideally situated in Russel square roughy 5 mins walk from tube station 15 mins walk from kings cross and Covent Garden. Hotel is a bit dated but if it's somewhere your looking for just to sleep and explore this is ideal, it has sister hotels called the president... More 

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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 throughout the week.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Casino and Gambling
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Imperial Hotel is the flagship of Imperial London Hotels. We're proud of it for a reason. Offering breathtaking views over London's greatest public square, it reflects every ounce of our dedication to service and value. Like all our hotels, the Imperial combines a remarkable location with the great facilities and friendly service of a family-run business. At the Imperial, though, while the price remains extremely reasonable, we add an extra dash of something special. The location is remarkable, connecting guests to the rest of London in minutes. In addition to the central Atrium Bar & Cafe, facilities include a casino, a hair salon and a Chinese herbalist. Restaurants and cafes offer plenty of choice to families and business travellers alike. Indulge in the intriguing delights of Coffee and Candy. Enjoy a late night at the Night and Day Bar, serving classic pub fare at great prices. And relax; we've been doing this since 1837, and we know how to make your stay a restful one. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Imperial Hotel

Address: 61-66 Russell Square, London WC1B 5BB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury
Price Range: RM483 - RM904 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Imperial Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 448
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“We had an executive room overlooking the little square in front of the hotel.”
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“Upgrade to the rear of the hotel”
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“Courtyard facing room”
 of 5 bubbles 255glasslady, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
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