Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Russell Square 316 yards (288 metres), Railway Station: London St Pancras Domestic 0.7 miles (1.1 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 2.2 miles (3.6 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 5.8 miles (9.3 km). Within a 0.5 miles (0.8 km) circle of the hotel are 7 tube stations (underground system). The Bloomsbury Park Hotel London is a red brick Victorian building offering a friendly atmosphere and traditional style. John Barbirolli, Conductor Laureate Of Britain's Distinguished Halle Orchestra was born in this building in 1899. The hotel is located between Russell Square and Holborn with Covent Garden and the British Museum within walking distance. Its a busy road as its used as a major cut through down to the Strand and over Waterloo Bridge. The National Gallery, Houses Of Parliament, The London Eye And Leicester Square are all within one mile Of the hotel.
Hotel in Detail:The lobby features stained glass windows.
Bedrooms are air-conditoned. Facilities include flat screen TV with freeview channels, wireless internet access, safe, Tea / Coffee, Direct Dial Telephone, trouser press, Hair Dryer, Movies Available, Radio and Work Desk With Lamp. Each room has its own bathroom and toiletries are supplied. Iron and ironing board available on request.
Executive Rooms Have Bathrobe, Clothes Press And Minibar.
Bedrooms include interconnecting rooms and family rooms.
There is a lift at this hotel.
Bloomsbury Kitchen: Contemporary restaurant with a brasserie style. Each morning the restaurant serves a breakfast buffet in a vibrant atmosphere. In the evenings the re4stuatnt has low lighting to create a relaxed feel and serves a range of dishes from snacks to full 3 course meals. The menu is modern British and European.
Open: for breakfast, dinner 17.30 till 21.30.
Bloomsbury Bar: Next to the restaurant on the ground floor. The decor consists of Walnut floors, high ceilings and original cornicing. A contemporary setting with oversized deep red lamp shades, crushed gold velour chairs and original canvas art. Large windows means the bar has plenty of natural daylight. Along with the range of drinks the bar serves hot and cold snacks.
Open: 17.00 till midnight.
The Cellars Bar: Located in the Bloomsbury Parks basement the bar has a cosy feel. Licensed from 11.00 till midnight (till 23.00 Sunday) with background soul and jazz music.
The Hotel Offers A Babysitting Service. The Bloomsbury Park Also Offers Room Service And Has A 24 Hour Front Desk With Multilingual Staff. WiFi is accessible in all areas of the hotel.
Bedroom Numbers: 95
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainMaybe your first and only choice is the Thistle chain your next best options are:
Kingsley By Thistle (The): is 373 yards (341 metres) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 88% and rates start from about £130.
every hotel Piccadilly: is 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 89% and base rates begin at about £167.
Thistle Euston Hotel: 0.8 miles (1.3 km), rated at 80% and with rates from around £86.
Royal Trafalgar Hotel (Thistle): 0.9 miles (1.4 km), rated at 88% and with rates from around £151.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 79% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore while the hotel is below the overall London average you should note that this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) . Thistle Hotels across the chain average 80% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Thistle hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 498th from 866 London hotels, 6th of 9 Thistle Hotels, and 132nd of 329 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (1.1 miles, 1.7 km) would be the 3 star Courtyard By Marriott London Gatwick Airport, where rates start from £90 and which has a 75% guest satisfaction rating.We can also suggest a cheaper options nearby which would be the Premier Inn Gatwick Manor Royal Hotel. 1.6 miles from the Bloomsbury Park Hotel (Thistle) (2.5 km), has scored 89% from former guests and has rates from around £54.
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 5 Star Windfalls Boutique Hotel Crawley seems like a possible option being 1.6 miles (2.7 km) from the Bloomsbury Park Hotel (Thistle). The Windfalls Boutique Hotel Crawley has a perfect unblemished customer rating 99%, a truly stunning achievement.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotels around this area (126 Southampton Row, WC1 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 0.6 miles (0.9 km) radius. The numbers for each star rating are 5 five star hotels (average rating 92%), 24 four star hotels (average rating 83%), 14 three star hotels (average rating 78%), 5 two star hotels (average rating 71%) and 2 one star hotels (average rating 62%). Top 3 star hotels are Premier Inn Holborn and the Arosfa Hotel Bloomsbury (both 90%). The highest rating in the area goes to Montague On The Gardens Hotel (4 star) and also the Covent Garden Hotel (5 star) (both joint top with 99%).
Base Rates: We look at what the average base rates are for the area and by star rating. These rates do not take account of offers and short term deals so are just a guide. If we look at the average for all hotels in the area (nearest 50) we get an average base rate of £118 per night. The lowest rates are at £16 at Generator Hotel (2 Star, 77%) and highest base rates of £363 at Rosewood London Hotel (5 Star, 98%). Averages for each sector of star rating: Five Star average: £257, Four Star average: £128, Three Star average: £83, Two Star average: £56 and One Star average: £53.
We rank hotels based on our own proprietary algorithm based mainly on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors. We rank Bloomsbury Park Hotel (Thistle) 32nd (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 8th for the 14 three star hotels in the area. The hotel is 23rd of 50 (10th of 14 three star hotels.) for lowest standard rates locally. Looking at the hotels rates plus its user rating we rank it 38th of 47 for sheer bang for buck (Generator Hotel was top).