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    Thanet Hotel

    8 Bedford Place, London WC1B 5JA, England
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    Reviewed 21 June 2013

    This hotel is fine. The rooms are basic; bed, desk, very small tv and bathroom. But they are clean and the beds are comfortable. there is no A/C but the wifi was included and worked well. This hotel has a room that sleeps 4; one...More

    Thank CTgirl66
    Reviewed 8 June 2013

    This family-run hotel in the Duke of Bedford's block of hotels and residences near the British Museum was a very pleasant surprise. Yes, the rooms have character, smallish but our room was perfectly adequate for two friends sharing a room. The quiet atmosphere was enhanced...More

    Thank SurreyGoldfinch
    Reviewed 14 May 2013

    I know London is expensive but I expected a bit more for my 120 pounds a night than the bedsit experience I had in the 1980s. The rooms were clean though dated, with old carpeting and furniture. Bathroom was clean but I wouldn't want to...More

    1  Thank geekgirl_11
    Reviewed 10 May 2013

    This private hotel was a real find, just a short walk from Russell square. The room on the first floor was small yet very clean. As with all styles of this hotel in London the bathroom was compact yet very clean with a great shower....More

    1  Thank Kenneth1964
    Reviewed 9 May 2013

    My daughter and I just spent three nights at this hotel. It is situated on a quiet road just around the corner from the British Museum and a block from Russell Square and pretty much equidistant from the Russell Square, Euston, and Goodge Street Tube...More

    1  Thank morsbergerg
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$132 - US$251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #155 Family Hotel in London
    • #311 Romantic Hotel in London
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Bloomsbury
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    Bloomsbury
    Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
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    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
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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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    31 August 2015|
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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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