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Thu 11 - Fri 12 April 2019, 1 night, 3 rooms, 3 adults

The Academy

5-star5 stars
21 Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London, England, WC1E 6HG, United Kingdom

Luxury hotel with bar/lounge, near Russell Square
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Very Good8.4
Location
Great location
Service
Fantastic service
WiFi
Regular internet service
Breakfast
Breakfast is average
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The Academy

Thu 11 - Fri 12 April 2019, 1 night, 3 rooms, 3 adults
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  • Townhouse Single Room

    Sleeps 1 person

    Bed choices

    • 1 Single Bed

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    Non-refundableSpecial non-refundable rate
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    • Free WiFiFree WiFi is available in this room
    • Free continental breakfast for 2 per day
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    Free cancellationYou can cancel this booking right up to 10/04/2019 for free. You may be charged if you cancel or change your booking after that. And we can’t refund you if you check out early or don’t turn up at the hotel.Until 10/04/2019
    • Free WiFiFree WiFi is available in this room
    • Free continental breakfast for 2 per day
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    £687
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    • Free WiFiFree WiFi is available in this room
    • Breakfast for 3 people
      Breakfast is average - Review score 6.9
      Breakfast is included in your stay
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        1 Single Bed

        151 sq feet (14 sq meters)


        Internet – Free WiFi

        Entertainment – Flat-screen TV, digital channels and iPod dock

        Food & Drink – Espresso maker, free stocked minibar, 24-hour room service and free bottled water

        Sleep – Premium bedding and blackout drapes/curtains

        Bathroom – Private bathroom, shower/bathtub combination, bathrobes and slippers

        Practical – Safe, free newspaper and desk

        Comfort – Air conditioning and daily housekeeping

        Need to know – No cots (infant beds) or rollaway/extra beds available

        Non-Smoking

         

      Room Details

      • Air conditioning
      • Bathrobes
      • Blackout drapes/curtains
      • Coffee/tea maker
      • Daily housekeeping
      • Designer toiletries
      • Desk
      • Digital TV service
      • Espresso maker
      • Flat-panel TV
      • Free bottled water
      • Free newspaper
      • Free toiletries
      • Free WiFi
      • Hair dryer
      • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
      • Individually furnished
      • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
      • In-room safe
      • iPod docking station
      • Iron/ironing board (on request)
      • Minibar (stocked, free items)
      • Number of bathrooms -1
      • Phone
      • Premium bedding
      • Private bathroom
      • Room service (24 hours)
      • Shower/tub combination
      • Slippers
    • Townhouse King

      Sleeps 2 people (including up to 1 child)

      Bed choices

      • 1 King Bed

      Extra beds available

      • Crib

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      Non-refundableSpecial non-refundable rate
      This special discounted rate is non-refundable. If you choose to change or cancel this booking you will not be refunded any of the payment.
      • Free WiFiFree WiFi is available in this room
      • Free continental breakfast for 2 per day
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      £597
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      Free cancellationYou can cancel this booking right up to 10/04/2019 for free. You may be charged if you cancel or change your booking after that. And we can’t refund you if you check out early or don’t turn up at the hotel.Until 10/04/2019
      • Free WiFiFree WiFi is available in this room
      • Free continental breakfast for 2 per day
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      £747
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      Free cancellationYou can cancel this booking right up to 10/04/2019 for free. You may be charged if you cancel or change your booking after that. And we can’t refund you if you check out early or don’t turn up at the hotel.Until 10/04/2019
      • Free WiFiFree WiFi is available in this room
      • Breakfast for 3 people
        Breakfast is average - Review score 6.9
        Breakfast is included in your stay
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          1 King Bed

          226 sq feet (21 sq meters)


          Internet – Free WiFi

          Entertainment – Flat-screen TV, digital channels and iPod dock

          Food & Drink – Espresso maker, free stocked minibar, 24-hour room service and free bottled water

          Sleep – Premium bedding and blackout drapes/curtains

          Bathroom – Private bathroom, shower/bathtub combination, bathrobes and slippers

          Practical – Safe, free newspaper and desk; free cots/infant beds available on request

          Comfort – Air conditioning and daily housekeeping

          Need to know – No rollaway/extra beds available

          Non-Smoking

           

        Room Details

        • Air conditioning
        • Bathrobes
        • Blackout drapes/curtains
        • Coffee/tea maker
        • Daily housekeeping
        • Designer toiletries
        • Desk
        • Digital TV service
        • Espresso maker
        • Flat-panel TV
        • Free bottled water
        • Free newspaper
        • Free toiletries
        • Free WiFi
        • Hair dryer
        • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
        • Individually furnished
        • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
        • In-room safe
        • iPod docking station
        • Iron/ironing board (on request)
        • Minibar (stocked, free items)
        • Number of bathrooms -1
        • Phone
        • Premium bedding
        • Private bathroom
        • Room service (24 hours)
        • Shower/tub combination
        • Slippers
      • Bloomsbury King Room

        Sleeps 2 people (including up to 1 child)

        Bed choices

        • 1 King Bed

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        Non-refundableSpecial non-refundable rate
        This special discounted rate is non-refundable. If you choose to change or cancel this booking you will not be refunded any of the payment.
        • Free WiFiFree WiFi is available in this room
        • Free continental breakfast for 2 per day
        Hotels.com™ RewardsOur loyalty programme lets you collect 10 nights and get 1 reward night. And you can redeem reward nights with this room.
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        £645
        for 3 rooms for 1 night
        It only takes two minutes!
        Free cancellationYou can cancel this booking right up to 10/04/2019 for free. You may be charged if you cancel or change your booking after that. And we can’t refund you if you check out early or don’t turn up at the hotel.Until 10/04/2019
        • Free WiFiFree WiFi is available in this room
        • Free continental breakfast for 2 per day
        Hotels.com™ RewardsOur loyalty programme lets you collect 10 nights and get 1 reward night. And you can redeem reward nights with this room.
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        £807
        for 3 rooms for 1 night
        It only takes two minutes!
        Free cancellationYou can cancel this booking right up to 10/04/2019 for free. You may be charged if you cancel or change your booking after that. And we can’t refund you if you check out early or don’t turn up at the hotel.Until 10/04/2019
        • Free WiFiFree WiFi is available in this room
        • Breakfast for 3 people
          Breakfast is average - Review score 6.9
          Breakfast is included in your stay
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          £852
          for 3 rooms for 1 night
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            1 King Bed

            226 sq feet (21 sq meters)


            Internet – Free WiFi

            Entertainment – Flat-screen TV, digital channels and iPod dock

            Food & Drink – Espresso maker, free stocked minibar, 24-hour room service and free bottled water

            Sleep – Premium bedding and blackout drapes/curtains

            Bathroom – Private bathroom, shower/bathtub combination, bathrobes and slippers

            Practical – Safe, free newspaper and desk

            Comfort – Air conditioning and daily housekeeping

            Need to know – No cots (infant beds) or rollaway/extra beds available

            Non-Smoking

             

          Room Details

          • Air conditioning
          • Bathrobes
          • Blackout drapes/curtains
          • Coffee/tea maker
          • Daily housekeeping
          • Designer toiletries
          • Desk
          • Digital TV service
          • Espresso maker
          • Flat-panel TV
          • Free bottled water
          • Free newspaper
          • Free toiletries
          • Free WiFi
          • Hair dryer
          • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
          • Individually furnished
          • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
          • In-room safe
          • iPod docking station
          • Iron/ironing board (on request)
          • Minibar (stocked, free items)
          • Number of bathrooms -1
          • Phone
          • Premium bedding
          • Private bathroom
          • Room service (24 hours)
          • Shower/tub combination
          • Slippers
        • Bloomsbury Suite

          Sleeps 2 people (including up to 1 child)

          Bed choices

          • 1 King Bed

          Extra beds available

          • Crib
          • Rollaway bed

          Show room information

          Non-refundableSpecial non-refundable rate
          This special discounted rate is non-refundable. If you choose to change or cancel this booking you will not be refunded any of the payment.
          • Free WiFiFree WiFi is available in this room
          • Free continental breakfast for 2 per day
          Hotels.com™ RewardsOur loyalty programme lets you collect 10 nights and get 1 reward night. And you can redeem reward nights with this room.
          • Collect and Redeem
          • Collect
          • Redeem
          £765
          for 3 rooms for 1 night
          It only takes two minutes!
          Free cancellationYou can cancel this booking right up to 10/04/2019 for free. You may be charged if you cancel or change your booking after that. And we can’t refund you if you check out early or don’t turn up at the hotel.Until 10/04/2019
          • Free WiFiFree WiFi is available in this room
          • Free continental breakfast for 2 per day
          Hotels.com™ RewardsOur loyalty programme lets you collect 10 nights and get 1 reward night. And you can redeem reward nights with this room.
          • Collect and Redeem
          • Collect
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          £957
          for 3 rooms for 1 night
          It only takes two minutes!
          Free cancellationYou can cancel this booking right up to 10/04/2019 for free. You may be charged if you cancel or change your booking after that. And we can’t refund you if you check out early or don’t turn up at the hotel.Until 10/04/2019
          • Free WiFiFree WiFi is available in this room
          • Breakfast for 3 people
            Breakfast is average - Review score 6.9
            Breakfast is included in your stay
            Hotels.com™ RewardsOur loyalty programme lets you collect 10 nights and get 1 reward night. And you can redeem reward nights with this room.
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            £1,002
            for 3 rooms for 1 night
            It only takes two minutes!

              1 King Bed

              344 sq feet (32 sq meters)


              Layout – Separate living room

              Internet – Free WiFi

              Entertainment – Flat-screen TV, digital channels and iPod dock

              Food & Drink – Espresso maker, free stocked minibar, 24-hour room service and free bottled water

              Sleep – Premium bedding and blackout drapes/curtains

              Bathroom – Private bathroom, shower/bathtub combination, bathrobes and slippers

              Practical – Safe, free newspaper and desk; rollaway/extra beds and free cots/infant beds available on request

              Comfort – Air conditioning and daily housekeeping

              Non-Smoking

               

            Room Details

            • Air conditioning
            • Bathrobes
            • Blackout drapes/curtains
            • Coffee/tea maker
            • Daily housekeeping
            • Designer toiletries
            • Desk
            • Digital TV service
            • Espresso maker
            • Flat-panel TV
            • Free bottled water
            • Free newspaper
            • Free toiletries
            • Free WiFi
            • Hair dryer
            • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
            • Individually furnished
            • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
            • In-room safe
            • iPod docking station
            • Iron/ironing board (on request)
            • Minibar (stocked, free items)
            • Number of bathrooms -1
            • Phone
            • Premium bedding
            • Private bathroom
            • Room service (24 hours)
            • Shower/tub combination
            • Slippers
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          What’s around The Academy

          Landmarks

          • In London City Centre
          • Russell Square (4-minute walk)
          • The British Museum (7-minute walk)
          • Oxford Street (7-minute walk)
          • Royal Opera House (14-minute walk)
          • Covent Garden Market (16-minute walk)
          • Queens Theatre (16-minute walk)
          • Lyceum Theatre (16-minute walk)

          Getting around

          • London (LCY-London City) 37-min drive
          • London (LHR-Heathrow) 44-min drive
          • London (LGW-Gatwick) 92-min drive
          • London Euston Station 12-min walk
          • London St. Pancras Station 21-min walk
          • London Charing Cross Station 21-min walk
          • Goodge Street Underground Station 5-min walk
          • Russell Square Underground Station 8-min walk
          • Tottenham Court Road Underground Station 8-min walk
          • Discounted off-site parking
          • On-site parking not available

          About The Academy

          5-star boutique hotel with free WiFi, near British Museum

          Near the British Museum
          The Academy Hotel offers a boutique, townhouse-style experience that places you a 5-minute stroll from the renowned British Museum. Getting around London is also easy with Goodge Street Tube Station, on the Northern Line, just a 4-minute stroll from your front door.

          Shop 'til you drop
          Oxford Street and Bond Street, which offer some of London's hippest shops, are less than a 20-minute stroll. For the capital's best nightlife and theaters, you can reach Covent Garden or Leicester Square in 15 minutes on foot.

          Coffee and tea in the common areas
          Enjoy coffee and tea at The Alchemy Bar lobby lounge or in the private garden. This 5-star hotel also has a library where you can relax.

          Georgian interiors
          Guestrooms feature restored Georgian interiors, and you'll find fruit and tea on your arrival. In addition to free WiFi, you'll have a TV with digital service, minibar, and a coffeemaker. Other welcome extras include free shoeshines and 24-hour room service.

          At a glance

          Key facts

          Hotel size

          • This hotel has 49 rooms
          • This hotel is arranged over 3 floors

          Arriving/leaving

          • Check-in time 3 PM-2 AM
          • Check-out time is 11 AM

          Required at check-in

          • Credit card or cash deposit required

          • Government-issued photo ID required

          • Minimum check-in age is 18

          Travelling with others

          Pets

          • Pets not allowed

          Internet

          • Free WiFi in public areas

          • Free WiFi in rooms

          Transport

          Parking

          • No parking

          • Discounted off-site parking

          Other information

          • Smoke-free property
          * See small print for additional details or extra charges

          In the hotel

          Food and drink
          • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
          • Bar/lounge
          • 24-hour room service
          • Coffee/tea in a common area
          Working away
          • Meeting rooms
          • Computer station
          Services
          • 24-hour front desk
          • Concierge services
          • Tours/ticket assistance
          • Dry cleaning/laundry service
          • Laundry facilities
          • Free newspapers in lobby
          • Luggage storage
          • Multilingual staff
          • Porter
          Facilities
          • Built in 1775
          • Garden
          • Terrace
          • Library
          • Fireplace in lobby
          • Television in common areas
          Languages Spoken
          • English
          • Italian
          • Spanish

          In the room

          Home comforts
          • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
          • Air conditioning
          • Espresso maker
          • Coffee/tea maker
          • Bathrobes
          • Slippers
          • Iron/ironing board (on request)
          Sleep well
          • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
          • Blackout drapes/curtains
          • Premium bedding
          Things to enjoy
          • Individually furnished
          Freshen up
          • Private bathroom
          • Shower/tub combination
          • Designer toiletries
          • Hair dryer
          Be entertained
          • Flat-screen TV
          • Digital TV channels
          • IPod docking station
          Stay connected
          • Desk
          • Free newspaper
          • Free WiFi
          • Phone
          Food and drink
          • Free bottled water
          More
          • Daily housekeeping
          • In-room safe

          Special features

          Dining

          The Alchemy Bar – This lobby lounge only serves light fare.Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

          Awards and affiliations

          • The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

          The Academy’s small print

          Also known as

          • Academy Hotel London
          • Academy Hotel
          • Academy London
          • The Academy Hotel London
          • The Academy London, England

          Policies

          Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than 6 rooms. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

          This property does not have lifts.

          Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

          Optional extras

          Rollaway beds are available for GBP 75.0 per night

          Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 15 for adults and GBP 15 for children (approximately)

          We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

          Recent reviews

          Very Good 8.4 From 54 reviews

          The Academy
          Good6.0
          our room was on the top floor - what you are not told on the website or by the hotel is the fact there is NO lift in this hotel, six flights of stairs. I do not agree with the 5 star rating and I guess this is a self rating ? the 'free' mini bar is not as exciting as it sounds, if you are expecting alcohol then its two cans of beer ! other than that the location is good and the staff were very polite !
          MARK, gb1 night romance trip
          The Academy
          Very Good8.0
          Really nice hotel. Very well decorated and cosy. Room was well equipped but quite small.
          Duncan, gb1 night business trip
          The Academy
          Very Good8.0
          Excellent. Convenient. Great service. Good price.
          Excellent. Convenient. Great service. Good price.
          Andrew, gb1 night business trip
          The Academy
          Very Good8.0
          Great but Wifi was dire!!!
          All good apart from the terrible wifi
          Andrew, gb1 night business trip
          The Academy
          Very Good8.0
          Very nice apart from minor issue
          Very nicely refurbished and fabulous bar and outside seating terrace. Only approx half the hotel open rest still being refurbished. Only issue was strange gurgling water sound in room which meant having to run air conditioning to cover the noise. Minor stuff but still annoying when you’re in bed after a long day. Reception desk said they would check it out - as only stated one night with my booking. Nice Greek restaurant round the corner and good location for central London
          A Traveller, gbTrip with friends

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