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Novotel London Blackfriars

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5 reviews
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Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

We arrived 2 hours before check in and the staff were very friendly and helpful and allowed us to check in early. They also upgraded us to a top floor executive room for £20 more which I would highly recommend as the view is incredible. The room was really clean and spacious and the bed was extremely comfy. The bathroom... More 

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NovotelBlackfriars, Guest Relations at Novotel London Blackfriars, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give your feedback on your recent stay with us. I am very pleased to see that you had an enjoyable stay and appreciate your kind comments about our rooms and hotel facilities. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards, Christine Brink Guest Relations More 

Jacksonville, Florida
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2016

I enjoyed my stay at this hotel in London. This hotel is very modern, and I had a great view of the Shard from my room. We (Wife and 3 y.o.) stayed here over new years since we wanted to be close to the PINK fireworks area. The entire hotel is very modern, and my daughter enjoyed hitting the button... More 

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NovotelBlackfriars, Guest Relations at Novotel London Blackfriars, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay with us. I am very pleased to note that your stay was an enjoyable one. Your feedback about the hotel facilities is appreciated. I am sorry however, to hear about your experience with your reservation query. It is disappointing to learn that this wasn't followed up... More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 20 January 2016

For the money this is a nice hotel, conveniently situated. However, with the exception of the reception staff, every contact I had with ordering meals was poor. Forgot the sweet 2 potatoe fries we ordered, when reminded borught out 1 portion. Coffee at breakfast came with no milk. When I asked I got pointed in the direction, where there was... More 

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NovotelBlackfriars, Guest Relations at Novotel London Blackfriars, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments regarding your recent stay. We appreciate your feedback as a way of helping to improve the service we are offering our guests. Your experience of our service whilst dining is disappointing to note. I will certainly feedback this information to the team concerned to follow up. Thank you for your kind comments about the reception... More 

Guernsey, Channel Islands
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Reviewed 19 January 2016

We stayed here for three nights. It is about a 10 minute walk from Blackfriars main train station and easy to find. It was about a 40 minute walk into Covent gardens at a slow pace. There is a restaurant attached to the hotel which also has a bar. there is a swimming pool and sauna which we used. The... More 

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NovotelBlackfriars, Guest Relations at Novotel London Blackfriars, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give your feedback on your recent stay with us. I am very pleased to see that you had an enjoyable stay. Thank you for your kind comments about the team. This is always a pleasure to read and feedback to them. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards, Christine Brink Guest... More 

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5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 15 January 2016

Good value hotel, that is not in the heart of tourist London but not far off. Over my three days I often walked across Blackfriars Bridge to the circle line tube station or walked a hundred yards to Southwark tube station and the Jubilee line. Particularly liked the new sauna and swimming pool which was underused at 7-8am in the... More 

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NovotelBlackfriars, Guest Relations at Novotel London Blackfriars, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay with us. I am glad your stay was an enjoyable one. I am pleased to see that you were able to enjoy the pool and sauna area and that you found our location convenient for your needs. Thank you for taking the time to share your comments. I hope that we... More 

Gouda, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel with swimming pool and sauna. Staff was extremely friendly and helpful. The jamboree bar is part of the hotel. Breakfast was very complete with breakfast cereals, different kind of breads (including bagels), meat, cheese, warm food. The executive rooms have coffe and tea making facilities and extra amenities. Swimmingpool and fitness are good and only for hotel guests... More 

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NovotelBlackfriars, Guest Relations at Novotel London Blackfriars, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments regarding your recent stay with us. I am pleased to see that it was an enjoyable one. Thank you for your feedback regarding the team. This is always a pleasure to hear and a great motivator for all concerned. I hope that we will be able to welcome you back to the hotel in the... More 

Lausanne, Switzerland
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24 reviews
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Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

This Novotel is very well located, clean and quite modern with everything you would expect from this chain. Part of the French Accor hotel chain, the French speakers travelers will not be lost with a lot of staff (very friendly by the way) speaking both the Shakespeare and the Moliere language. The new restaurant inside that opened recently is better... More 

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NovotelBlackfriars, Guest Relations at Novotel London Blackfriars, responded to this review

We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at Novotel London Blackfriars. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. I do note... More 

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Reviewed 10 January 2016

We stayed 3 nights at this hotel during Christmas period. This recent Novotel is very well located: 5 minutes walking to Thames, and 10 minutes walking to London Eye. The reception staff is amazing, especially Beatriz, Maria (Marta?) and Alexandra, who all did help us a lot during our stay. As "Platinum" member, we immediately were upgraded to a nice... More 

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NovotelBlackfriars, Guest Relations at Novotel London Blackfriars, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review. Your comments about your stay especially the feedback about the reception staff including Beatriz, Marta and Alexandra are very much appreciated. I will make sure that your comments are passed back to them. We are very pleased you found your stay so enjoyable and look forward to welcoming you back in the... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Novotel London Blackfriars is a beautifully designed contemporary and exciting hotel in a vibrant area of London, whether you are staying for business or pleasure. The city is a short hop over the river Thames. You'll be minutes away from London's famous South Bank - take a stroll down the river and you'll find some of the capital's most famous Landmarks, including the London Eye, Tate Modern, the Shard and Shakespeare's Globe. Look out for the state-of-the-art facilities at Novotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Novotel London Blackfriars

Address: 46 Blackfriars Road, London SE1 8NZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > London Bridge
Price Range: $85 - $438 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel London Blackfriars 4*
Number of rooms: 182
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Hotel Style:
#19 Green Hotel in London
#133 Romantic Hotel in London
#146 Luxury Hotel in London
#150 Family Hotel in London
#152 Business Hotel in London
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