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    Thanet Hotel

    8 Bedford Place, London WC1B 5JA, England
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    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    ideal location for theatre trips within walking distance to most of them, good size room, very clean ,plenty of tea, coffee milk supplied, lovely cooked breakfast as well as cereal, toast etc, friendly staff.More

    Thank slimonetwo
    Response from thanethotel, Owner at Thanet HotelResponded 8 May 2017

    Thank you so much for your positive review. I was pleased you found us convenient for your theatre trip - we are within walking distance of many of the top shows. I am glad you enjoyed our breakfast and found the staff friendly and we...More

    Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

    We booked through a booking agency and on arrival were allocated a room on the third floor. The room was small, as expected for a central London townhouse. The very small shower room was clean. Grubby marks were to be found on the bedside shelves...More

    Thank nasdeb
    Response from thanethotel, Owner at Thanet HotelResponded 2 May 2017

    Thank you for your review. I was pleased to hear that you enjoyed the breakfast and found the staff very pleasant. We were sorry to hear that you had a problem with the sash window - it has now been sorted. With thanks Lynwen

    Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

    What a great hotel. Nothing fancy with a tiny bathroom and no lift but it is well priced, in a brilliant location, clean and friendly. On the tubevline from Heathrow and can pretty much walk everywhere if you're up to it or buses/tube close by....More

    Thank Anne G
    Response from thanethotel, Owner at Thanet HotelResponded 21 April 2017

    Thank you so much for your kind review. I am pleased to hear that you found us clean and friendly and we fitted the bill for your London hotel. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Best wishes Lynwen

    Reviewed 9 April 2017

    I was attending a conference at SOAS (UCL) and also planned to spend time at the British Museum, and this small hotel worked out perfectly. My single room was on the third floor (British second) facing the back and wonderfully quiet. Although the bathroom was...More

    Thank JMA-Kunming
    Response from thanethotel, Owner at Thanet HotelResponded 12 April 2017

    Thank you for your lovely review. I was so pleased to hear that you would stay here again and that you enjoyed our location - indeed many of our guests comment that for central London we are quiet. We hope to welcome you back to...More

    Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

    A bit of a gem. Well located between City and the West End in a pretty quiet Georgian Street. Rooms are fine, bathroom/shower a bit small but these are minor gripes. Lovely owner and a belting breakfast.

    Thank Andrew L
    Response from thanethotel, Owner at Thanet HotelResponded 12 April 2017

    We loved the fact you thought the hotel was a gem - how kind - Thank you. So pleased you enjoyed the breakfast - your comments mean a lot to us. With thanks Lynwen

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$173 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #296 Family Hotel in London
    • #313 Romantic Hotel in London
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    Mark J
    14 July 2016|
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    Response from Kinga W | Reviewed this property |
    There is no parking right outside the hotel, but there is underground parking available approx 3 minutes away from the hotel. If you show them your receipt that you stayed at the hotel, you only have to pay £15 for 24 hours... More
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    Julie M
    17 April 2016|
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    Response from Jason L | Reviewed this property |
    Hey Julie, This was our first time to London. So we did the usual tourist stuff during the day and relaxed during the evening time. Our daughter was there for 3 months studying abroad, so we let her show us around. Like John... More
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    Response from Mossparkdave | Reviewed this property |
    Hi,sorry my wife and I were in a room for 3 people due to a mix up .Reasonable size but could only guess about the five person room.Good place for a central base and great breakfast ,all the best !
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    "Quietest room may be at back, not on Bedford, and not on 3rd floor."
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    "I stayed on the first (second to a Yank) floor, No. 5, facing the garden, not the street."
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    "Note: this hotel has no air conditioning. Also there is no elevator so you may want a room on a lower floor."
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    "Request a lower level room if stairs are an issue."
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