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Kimpton Fitzroy London

9.1
Excellent

Based on 2,159 reviews
 
1-8 Russell Square, London, WC1B 5BE, United Kingdom
  +44 207 123 5000
Kimpton Fitzroy London - London, England, United Kingdom
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Good to know

Distance to city center 1.6 mi
Location rating 9.5
Nearest Airport London Heathrow
Distance to airport 14.7 mi

Rooms

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Standard Rooms

$271+

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$282 per night
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$312 per night
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$313 per night

Double Rooms

$265+

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$265 per night
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$266 per night
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$311 per night

Deluxe Rooms

$412+

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$414 per night
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$421 per night
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$422 per night

Superior Rooms

$358+

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Queen bed
$358 per night
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Queen bed
$395 per night

Reviews

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  • Good
    Jan 2016
    6.2

    Beautiful Old Building Needs an Interior Facelift

    The location was excellent on Russell Square with a Cafe Nero and Pret a Manger next door. The breakfast was excellent and I would highly recommend adding that to your package. The bathrooms were some of the largest I have seen in Europe.

    The staff at Hotel Russell did not measure up to the overall customer service I experienced in England as a whole. They are less than accommodating to guests who booked through discount websites and treat guests who booked directly with them better. The interior is very dated and needs renovation. My friends room on the first night had a very strong cleaning chemical odor. It was unbearable for them because they have some sensitivities. The hotel was unable to move them to another room and we ended up switching rooms with them. The wifi at this hotel is spotty at best. I would not refuse to stay at this hotel again but I would probably avoid it.

  • Mediocre
    Dec 2015
    4.0

    Very small room

    Old stile nice people, good food

    Very very small room, breakfast needs more item

  • Good
    Sep 2015
    7.1

    Good location. Historic building with attractive public spaces. Good shower with adequate water pressure.

    Although my room charges were fully prepaid, the front desk clerk insistent on selling me breakfast, which I did not want, and in putting a 50 pound per day hold on my credit card, even though I said I was not going to use any of the hotel's restaurants. Difficult to get into the room because a large cupboard had been situated directly insider the door, almost blocking the passageway into and out of the room.

  • Excellent
    Jun 2015
    9.1

    A Fine Old Hotel in Central London

    Excellent location with easy access to both Russell Square and Holborn Tube stations. Lots of very good local pubs and eateries and only minutes away from the British Museum. My room was fairly large by English standards with a very nice bathroom and very comfortable bed. An excellent breakfast with a good selection of both cooked and cold items was available and included in the room rate.

    My stay was short so didn't note any problems whatsoever.

  • Excellent
    Mar 2015
    9.7

    Great London hotel

    Central location, comfortable large room with large tub and shower, full breakfast, friendly helpful staff

  • Excellent
    Dec 2014
    10.0

    Excellent location, great staff

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About

Overview

At Kimpton Fitzroy London, we have stories galore to tell. From the outside, the palatial 19th-century landmark building, which occupies a full block in Bloomsbury, looks the part of grande dame. Inside are contemporary creature comforts like roomy, art-filled suites with views over Russell Square, a cocktail bar that keeps the Negronis flowing, and a come-as-you-are coffee shop just steps from the Tube. All of these details beckon modern travelers to settle in and stay a while.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

9.1 Excellent

Based on 2,159 reviews

9.5

Location

9.3

Wellness

5.7

WiFi

5.0

Comfort

Things to Know

  • Friendly service
  • Nice building
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Stylish hotel

Check in

3:00 PM

Check out

12:00 PM

Cancellation/prepayment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Fitness center
Free Wi-Fi
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Increased accessibility
Internet
Concierge service
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Express check out
Parking
Air-conditioned
24hr front desk
Storage available
Elevator
Laundry facilities
Hairdryer
Cable or satellite TV
Coffee shop

Location

Most Popular Landmarks

  • British Museum 386 yd
  • Somerset House 0.9 mi
  • National Gallery 1 mi
  • Southbank Centre 1.2 mi
  • London Eye 1.4 mi
  • St James's Palace 1.4 mi

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London City 7.6 mi
London Heathrow 14.7 mi
London-Euston 0.5 mi
London-King's Cross 0.6 mi

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