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Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Not sure why people complain about this place, but if you are a single traveler wanting a budget place to crash for a night or two, there is very little wrong here. For me, last friday it was a place to dump your bag then crash down after a gig and jump on a train first thing next morning. Yes...

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for sharing your comments regarding your stay at our County Hotel. We are pleased to note that overall you enjoyed your stay, our English breakfast, found your room adequate and you appreciated the cleanliness of our rooms and bathrooms. Our hotel is often praised for its value for money in such a central location so we...

Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed for 3 days in October from the 18th October and found that some changes made the bar was gone by the lifts and now a cafe I didn't go in so I don't know if they had a licensed bar I did however find a bar next to the hotel which now must be the hotel bar called...

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for sharing your kind comments regarding your stay at our County Hotel. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay, were happy with your room and appreciated the refurbishments carried out to the neighbouring restaurant, Resting Hare. We very much appreciate your kind comments and we look forward in welcoming you back to our County...

Reviewed 21 October 2016

Stayed for a weekend in August. Bit of an unusual place but very convenient near the bus stop & underground stops in Euston. Strange you leave the room key with the porter and take a token when you leave. Rooms leave a lot to be desired, shared bathroom per 4-5 rooms which isn't very nice. Clean bathrooms though. Everything just...

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay at our County Hotel. We are pleased to note that overall you appreciated our convenient location, only a ten minute walk to Euston Station and situated near many bus stations. We will be sure to pass your kind comments regarding the cleanliness of our hotel onto our housekeeping staff. Equally,...

Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The Bedroom. Two single beds placed end to end with a 40w fluorescent tube mounted on the wall above each bed as bedside lighting. You can quite easily feel the coil springs from the mattress by rubbing your had over the bottom sheet. Another 40w fluorescent above the mirror on the opposite wall to the beds as room lighting. A...

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay at our County Hotel. We are pleased to note that you enjoyed our English and continental breakfast and our staff were extra attentive and well presented. Equally, the County Hotel is popular with travellers on a budget, who do not mind not having ensuite facilities and appreciate our value for...

Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Friend booked this as we were down in London for a gig/drink and needed somewhere to crash. Price was unbelievable for location, I think it was £17 each for a two singles! Location excellent, check in was good, the foyer looked ok, but...I came to the conclusion that the lift/elevator doubled as a time machine because as soon as we...

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your feedback regarding your stay at our County Hotel. We are pleased to note that overall you enjoyed your stay, found your room adequate and you appreciated our value for money in such an excellent central location. We hope to be able to welcome you back to our County Hotel again in the near future....

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Stayed at this hotel before! Was ok ! Cheap and cheerful for location. This time big let down? Booked twin room 414. 7 October 2016. For 2 nites. Someone put plastic bag over smoke detector ! Room stunk of old smoke! Biggest issue was how dirty and dusty room was! We found ,after looking under bed,we found empty crisp packet...

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay at our County Hotel. We are pleased to note that overall you appreciated our value for money in such a central location. Equally, we can assure you that our rooms are serviced daily by our housekeeping staff, unless instructed otherwise by our guests and we apologise if you felt that...

Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We paid £68 for a double room with breakfast. I was aware before booking that the rooms do not have an en-suite bathroom and to be honest it made little difference to us. The hotel decor is very dated and you could tell it was a budget hotel. But it was clean and the bed comfortable. If you need a...

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your comments regarding your stay at our County Hotel. We are pleased to note that overall you enjoyed your stay, found your room comfortable and appreciated our value for money in such a central location. We will be sure to pass your kind comments regarding the cleanliness of our rooms onto our housekeeping staff. Equally,...

Scotland
Reviewed 4 October 2016

The County Hotel is well situated for northern termini, British Library and British Museum. It is simple but inexpensive - a variety in central London. The desk staff are pleasant and competent. The breakfast is surprisingly good - and also lavish! A speciality is eggs with double yokes! There is a good cafe next door with home baking. We have...

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for sharing your comments regarding your stay at our County Hotel. We are pleased to note that overall you enjoyed your stay, our lavish English breakfast and you appreciated our value for money in such a central location, only a short walking distance to the British Library and the British Museum. We will be sure to...

Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This is a budget hotel.£50 a night in central London is astonishing value. The rooms are basic but impeccably clean. One bathroom shared between four rooms but I've never had to wait to use one. Thoroughly recommended.

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for sharing your kind comments regarding your stay at our County Hotel. We are so pleased that overall you enjoyed your stay, found your room adequate and you appreciated our impeccably clean rooms. We very much appreciate you recommending our hotel and we look forward in welcoming you back to our County Hotel again in the...

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We stayed here for 2 nights . The room was very clean , a decent size with a very comfy bed /good pillows and spotlesly clean . This is a budget hotel , so not where you would be likely to go for a treat , but for a stop over , for business, it's very good . We came...

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ImperialLondonHotels, Guest Relations Manager at The County Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for sharing your kind comments on Trip Advisor regarding your stay at our County Hotel. We are pleased to note that overall you enjoyed your stay, our English breakfast, found your room adequate and your bed comfortable and you appreciated the cleanliness of our rooms. Our hotel is often praised for its value for money in...

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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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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Offering exceptional value in an excellent central location, the County Hotel is the perfect place to relax after a busy day exploring the city. A short walk from three mainline stations, it's also halfway between world-renowned Oxford Street shopping and the food, fashion and festival atmosphere of Camden Market. Small and friendly, it's become the essential central London choice for sightseers and shoppers on a budget. All 175 rooms have wash-basins and bathrooms are shared between four rooms. But there's more to the County than resting your head - be sure to begin your London experience with our complimentary English breakfast. It's hearty enough to fuel even the most action-packed stay in the capital. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The County Hotel

Address: Russell Square | Upper Woburn Place, London WC1H 0JW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury , Euston / Kings Cross /St Pancras
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Restaurant
Price Range: RM360 - RM529 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The County Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 175
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“We were on the second floor. Was quite and we were close to the shared bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles ShazYoung, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the back and on a high floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Subotika, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on a high floor at the back of the Hotel”
 of 5 bubbles StalybridgeTony, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the back of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles garybates86, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“shared bathrooms, just be wary!”
 of 5 bubbles 622geraldineh, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
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