Get an overview of this hotelLuxury London hotel in Bloomsbury, walk to Russell Square

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Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Business centre
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Location

Located in Bloomsbury, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Russell Square, University of London, and The British Museum. St George’s, Bloomsbury and British Library are also within 15 minutes.

Hotel features

This smoke-free hotel features a fitness centre, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a business centre, conference space and Concierge services are on-site.

Room amenities

All 334 properties feature modern comforts such as TVs with satellite channels, along with free WiFi. Other amenities available to guests include coffee/tea makers, free newspapers and hairdryers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 5-star property offers access to A business centre and meeting rooms.

Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This Victorian hotel also offers a fitness centre, multilingual staff and concierge services.

The Principal London is a smoke-free property.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Express check-in 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Concierge services 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Conference space 
  • Business center 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Meeting rooms 20 
  • Year Built 1898 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Total number of rooms - 334 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Multilingual staff 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Television 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

English breakfasts are available for a surcharge between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM on weekdays.

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

On-site venue No. 2 – bar.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

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.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 50.0 per night.

Pets

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

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No on-site parking is available.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.
  • Fee for English breakfast: GBP26.00 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: GBP30.00 per pet, per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP50.0 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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

Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Programme, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.


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