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    Sofitel London St James

    6 Waterloo Place, London SW1Y 4AN, England
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    Reviewed 11 February 2013

    Where to begin, I have just signed up to Tripadvisor purely to give this hotel a review. I won't go on and on however i'd like to say that The Sofitel should be proud of the team they have here I have my own business...More

    3  Thank Amber R
    Response from Denis_Dupart, General Manager at Sofitel London St JamesResponded 11 February 2013

    I was truly glad to read your feedback. I thank you for pointing out our "great customer service". Indeed we put a lot into providing all of our guests with very high standards. I also thank you for mentioning Amelie and Jeremy. This kind of...More

    Reviewed 10 February 2013

    Booked two nights for two people in a superior double through a booking agent - and was shocked at the extremely small dark room we were allocated on arrival. Couldn't contact anyone to dicuss, as the whole phone system wasn't taking internal or external calls,...More

    1  Thank Gaspari
    Response from Denis_Dupart, General Manager at Sofitel London St JamesResponded 11 February 2013

    I am truly sorry to hear about the disappointing start of your stay. Please rest assured that this does not reflect at all our normal standards and it will not happen again. I am glad however to read that you were pleasantly surprised by our...More

    Reviewed 6 February 2013

    Impeccable hotel in the very centre of London. The quality of the room (and in particular the bed and the bathroom) is extremely good. The service is flawless. The bar has excellent after hours meals.More

    1  Thank 123abc960
    Response from Denis_Dupart, General Manager at Sofitel London St JamesResponded 8 February 2013

    I thank you for your positive feedback as we strive to offer to all of our guests very high standards of service. Indeed we serve meals at our St James Bar however, next time, please try our restaurant The Balcon. You will be delighted by...More

    Reviewed 5 February 2013

    Having stayed several times at the Sofitel , Terminal 5 Heathrrow, we thought we would book this hotel for a celebratory weekend. On arrival at 2.40pm our room was not ready. we were told that availability starts at 3.00pm. Still not ready. After prompting the...More

    6  Thank C534
    Response from Denis_Dupart, General Manager at Sofitel London St JamesResponded 6 February 2013

    Indeed one of our assets is our central location really close to all London attractions. We are centrally located however a bit aside on the quiet Waterloo Place. I am glad to hear that you have had such an enjoyable time at Sofitel London St...More

    Reviewed 4 February 2013

    The Sofitel is my hotel of choice when on business in London. From the attentiveness of the reception staff to the comfort of the rooms together with its perfect location makes it an obvious choice for me. As soon as you say your name they...More

    1  Thank SWilsonD
    Response from Denis_Dupart, General Manager at Sofitel London St JamesResponded 5 February 2013

    We are truly happy to hear that you will keep coming over to Sofitel London St James when travelling to this magnificent city. We look forward to welcoming you with our undivided attention. Au revoir, Denis

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    RoadTrippers101
    23 July 2017|
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    Response from WhiteR203 | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel will store bags for early arrival guests. This happens quite often so it's normal. Then when your room is ready (cleaned etc) your bags will be in your room!
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    27 March 2017|
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    Response from N_Pesty | Property representative |
    Dear guest, We are located 10-15mns away from Victoria train station be by taxi or be by underground. We look forward to welcoming you. With best regards. Nicolas Pesty General Manager Sofitel London St James
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    Response from N_Pesty | Property representative |
    Dear sir, We do not have kitchen in our rooms. Only the Royal Suite has got one. We look forward to welcoming you. Meanwhile I wish you a fabulous year 2017. Best regards. Nicolas Pesty General Manager Sofitel London... More
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