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The Principal London, London

5-starThis establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.
1-8 Russell SquareBloomsbury, LondonEnglandWC1B 5BEUnited Kingdom
Victorian splendor in London's Bloomsbury
  • Free WiFi
Location
Great location
Value for money
Value for money could be better
Comfort
More comfort would be nice
Room
Room needs to be improved

The Principal London, London

from $161
  • Standard Double Room
  • Deluxe Double Room
  • Standard Single Room
  • Superior Double Room
  • Junior Suite
  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room
  • Superior Double or Twin Room, 2 Queen Beds

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 334 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 8 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out
The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Pets

  • Pets allowed *

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Parking

  • No parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • English breakfast on weekdays (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
Things to do
  • Fitness facilities
Working away
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms 20
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Year Built 1898
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

Burr & Co - This coffee shop serves breakfast, lunch, and light fare.

Onsite venue #2 - bar.

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

The Principal London, London’s small print

Also known as

  • Principal London Hotel
  • Hotel Russell London
  • Russell Hotel
  • Russell London
  • Hotel London Russell
  • Hotel Russell London, England
  • Russell Hotel London
  • Russel Hotel London
  • Principal London

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for GBP 50.00 per night

English breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 26.00 per person (approximately)

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 30.00 per pet, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around The Principal London, London

Landmarks

  • In Bloomsbury
  • St. Paul's Cathedral (30-minute walk)
  • Coca-Cola London Eye (32-minute walk)
  • London Dungeon (33-minute walk)
  • Big Ben (34-minute walk)
  • Buckingham Palace (38-minute walk)
  • ZSL London Zoo (40-minute walk)
  • Russell Square (3-minute walk)

Getting around

  • London (LCY-London City) 36-min drive
  • London (LHR-Heathrow) 44-min drive
  • London (STN-Stansted) 64-min drive
  • London (LGW-Gatwick) 88-min drive
  • London King's Cross Station 14-min walk
  • London St. Pancras Station 16-min walk
  • London Marylebone Station 13-min drive
  • Euston Underground Station 11-min walk
  • King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station 14-min walk
  • Farringdon Underground Station 22-min walk
  • Onsite parking not available

The Principal London, London

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