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The Royal Horseguards

Booking.comUS$305*
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#104 of 1,063 Hotels in London
Certificate of Excellence
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Staff was attentive from check-in to check-out. Breakfast (part of the British Airways package) was great. 100 yards or so from Embankment Tube Station. Walking distance to Trafalgar Square and the Theatre District and easy walk to the National Theatre on the South Bank.

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horseguardsLDN, General Manager at The Royal Horseguards, responded to this review

Dear J V N, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your recent experience with us at The Royal Horseguards Hotel. I am delighted to read that you had an outstanding stay to which you had found our location convenient for you. Indeed we are privileged to be located in the heart of the...

HOVE
Reviewed 26 May 2015

I was treated to a night at the Royal Horseguards for a birthday and would thoroughly recommend anyone looking for a high end hotel to try this one. The location is so central and the attention to detail in the room amazing. I felt very pampered and there was even a very pretty - and delicious - arrangement of sweet...

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horseguardsLDN, General Manager at The Royal Horseguards, responded to this review

Dear JUSJUS, Many thanks for sharing your 5* review of your recent stay with us at The Royal Horseguards Hotel. I am delighted that you had a fabulous stay with us to which our location was convenient for you. I am overwhelmed that you enjoyed the little treats that were left in your bedroom for your birthday, I am glad...

Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 May 2015

The hotel is perfect. The staff are welcoming. Nothing is too much trouble! Whether it is the guys on the door, the ladies on reception or housekeeping. The hotel is perfectly located to explore. It will always be my London hotel of choice.

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horseguardsLDN, General Manager at The Royal Horseguards, responded to this review

Dear heather_yoxon, Many thanks for taking the time to share your review of your recent experience with us at The Royal Horseguards Hotel. I am thrilled that you had a fabulous stay with us. I am delighted to share your kind comments with our Front of House Manager, Executive Head Housekeeper and our Doorman regarding the welcoming team to which...

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 May 2015

We spent two nights here this weekend and it did not disappoint. The service levels from the staff is very high, with seemingly nothing that is too much trouble. The check in was very swift, and the room was superb, with a great view of London. A nice touch was to be greeted by the sight of a lovely display...

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Dear Ian B, Thank you so much for your kind review of your recent stay with us at The Royal Horseguards Hotel. I am delighted that you had a great two night stay with us to which everything ran smoothly upon check-in, the bedroom and the views and the service that was delivered to you upon your stay. Please be...

Reviewed 25 May 2015

Really enjoyed our stay here - actually much better than expected. To be honest, the photos on the hotel website doesn't do the rooms much justice; we really were shocked when we arrive how nice they are. Great breakfast and nice view of the London Eye from our room. Very nice well equipped gym too.

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horseguardsLDN, General Manager at The Royal Horseguards, responded to this review

Dear Neox100, Many thanks for your sweet review of your recent stay with us at The Royal Horseguards Hotel. I am delighted that you had an amazing stay with us in one of our bedrooms that overlook the River Thames and the London Eye. I am also pleased that you had thoroughly enjoyed your breakfast and made full use of...

Blackburn
Reviewed 25 May 2015

We can thoroughly recommend the Royal Horseguards Hotel. We were celebrating a special birthday and James the Customer Relations Manager looked after us brilliantly. This is a lovely hotel and we would definitely stay there again if we visit London.

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horseguardsLDN, General Manager at The Royal Horseguards, responded to this review

Dear susan_rogers20, Many thanks for your kind review of your recent stay with us. I am delighted that you had a fantastic stay with us at the Royal Horseguards Hotel especially for your birthday. Please be assured that I have shared your kind and thoughtful feedback with James our Guest Relations Manager who was really pleased that he had helped...

Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

My wife and I arrived two hours after the due book in time, to discover our room was still not ready. We were offered champagne whilst we waited, but ask for a cream tea instead. We waited 25 mins before being severed tea ( no cream tea) by a sullen waitress who was unable to crack a smile. At 4:50pm...

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horseguardsLDN, General Manager at The Royal Horseguards, responded to this review

Dear Andy G, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience with us at the Royal Horseguards Hotel. Please accept my most sincere apologies for any disruptions that you have experienced with us. I would like to assure you that I take all guest feedback into consideration and have reviewed your comments with our Senior Management Team....

Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 24 May 2015

The most beautiful hotel we have been in, and we travel A LOT! Louis is the best concierge and met our every need. Food in bar & restaurant excellent. Be sure to enjoy the breakfast buffet!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Dear Jillian V, Greetings from London to Florida! Many thanks for your kind 5* review of your recent stay with us at The Royal Horseguards Hotel. I am thrilled that you had an amazing stay and for mentioning that The Royal Horseguards Hotel is the most beautiful hotel you have stayed in; what a lovely comment! Reviews like yours are...

Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

We've stayed here before on special occasions and always received a warm welcome from every member of staff at all times. We booked a deluxe room this time, which whilst compact, was nicely fitted out and decorated. It was very busy for breakfast on Sunday morning. Whilst we had to wait 15 mins for a table, staff were very organised...

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horseguardsLDN, General Manager at The Royal Horseguards, responded to this review

Dear BrynHuges, Welcome back! Thank you so much for your kind 5* review of your recent stay with us at The Royal Horseguards Hotel. I am delighted that you had an amazing stay with us. Please be assured that I have shared your feedback with our Food and Beverage Operations Manager regarding the quality of breakfast and the variety of...

Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful hotel, with attentive, obviously well trained staff, the customers really are treated like royalty here! Perfect place to stay for a special weekend away. Nothing is too much trouble. We didn't have breakfast but we did grab some food in the evening from the bar, slightly overpriced at £40 for a couple of cheeseburgers but we expect to...

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Dear LouiseGarry, Thank you so much for your kind 5* review of your recent stay with us at The Royal Horseguards Hotel. I am delighted that you had a wonderful stay with us to whom you were treated like royalty; we wouldn’t want you treated any other way! I am pleased to share your thoughtful feedback with the team regarding...

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Staying in Westminster

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Westminster
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square, and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just up the road as well. As captivating as the architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are highlights of the area too. St James's Park (arguably London's loveliest), the expansive Green Park, and pedestrian friendly tree lined paths along the river showcase the exquisite manicure provided by English gardeners. Just beyond the landmarks and the gorgeous outdoor spaces, quiet residential squares and age old local pubs offer a more subdued take on this global seat of power in the heart of London.
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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
One Twenty One Two Restaurant
One Twenty One Two Restaurant
Cuisines: Contemporary, European, British
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This majestic five-star hotel presides over the River Thames. From glittering chandeliers to contemporary design, this central hotel near the London Eye reflects a proud heritage. Expect more, with free wi-fi throughout the hotel, fully refurbished Victorian splendour, award-winning dining, afternoon tea and sumptuous river view suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Royal Horseguards

Address: 2 Whitehall Court, London SW1A 2EJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Westminster
Price Range: $379 - $705 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Royal Horseguards 5*
Number of rooms: 282
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Also Known As:
The Royal Horseguards Hotel London
Royal Horseguards London
Hotel Style:
#39 Romantic Hotel in London
#43 Family Hotel in London
#60 Business Hotel in London
#92 Luxury Hotel in London
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