Hotel in Detail:The My Bloomsbury is a boutique style offering contemporary design guestrooms, comfortable desks and fine dining within a personal informal hub.
Free wireless internet access in all rooms. Bedrooms are furnished with a blend of vintage and designer furnishings along with unique wallpapers. Beds have Egyptian cotton linen.
Amenities in all bedrooms include en-suite facilities (toiletries, heated towel rail), dual line phones, air-conditioning, plasma television with cable channels and movie service, mini-stereo, hairdryer, a laptop-size personal safe (most rooms), coffee/tea tray and a work station desk. Guests have the opportunity to custom tailor their preferences in their chosen room with options such as the scent to the type of music for the personal stereo provided in each room. Each room has a free morning newspaper delivered.
The mysuites all have individual styles and decor.
Benefits to the suites include a turndown service.
An unusual feature at the hotel is the two penthouse suites that can actually be joined to make one single suite. The penthouse have the name in-house of Myplace suites. Here the emphasis is on modern technology with an ambience designed to stimulate mind, body and soul and includes interactive art. Along with the suite an hours massage per day is part of the package.
Room service is 24 hours.
Dining Options:Gails Kitchen and Bar: All day food and drink. Imaginative breakfasts, lunch and dinners too. Full menu of dishes designed for sharing and a weekend brunch. The bar has an extensive wine list, seasonal cocktails served in vintage glasses, and great beers from the best brewers.
Open: 07.00 till 10.00 (from 08.00 weekends), noon till 15.00 (till 18.00 Sundays), 17.30 till 22.00 (no dinner Sundays).
Gails Bakery: A highly respected artisan bakery in London using the finest ingredients. Known for their world-class loaf from a seasonal, ever-changing range. Options include sandwiches, freshly made salad or a slice of cake. Also serves coffee made by carefully trained baristas, loose-leaf teas and cold drinks.
Onsite is a fitness facility which the MyHotel Bloomsbury calls its energy zone with cardio machines and a library (open 24 hours with internet access through two workstations). For some extra luxury experience the hotels 'Jina', Myhotel's shrine to health and wellbeing with treatments for mind, body and soul.
Meeting/conference rooms are available on the ground floor.
The hotel is fully non-smoking. There is a laundry service. Free WiFi in all areas.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Tottenham Court Road 281 yards (256 metres), Railway Station: London Euston 0.7 miles (1.1 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 2.6 miles (4.2 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 5.6 miles (9 km). This hotel boasts 6 tube stations with a half mile radius (0.8 km). Myhotel Bloomsbury is centrally located just off from Tottenham Court Road and Bedford Square. Tottenham Court road is a busy and popular shopping area famous for its rows of electrical, computer and home entertainment stores. Tottenham Court Road also marks the Eastern end of Oxford Street which is a must visit for any London tourist. This location is also close to Soho (0.4 miles, 0.65 kms), Covent Garden (0.6 miles, 1 kms) and walking distance from the British Museum (0.3 miles, 0.5 kms). Nearest attractions include the Petrie Egyptian Archaeology Museum (0.4 miles, 0.6 kms), Leicester Square (0.6 miles, 1 kms), Trocadero Centre (0.6 miles, 1 kms), Piccadilly Circus (0.6 miles, 1 kms) and Trafalgar Square (0.7 miles, 1.1 kms) (includes the National Gallery and Nelsons Column).
Bedroom Numbers: 78
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 80% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 452nd from 866 London hotels, and 207th of 328 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 4 star Rathbone Hotel , whose lowest rates start at about £79 and which has an 82% guest satisfaction rating.
Can we suggest something with a higher guest score? We suggest the 5 Star Charlotte Street Hotel seems like a possible option. The Charlotte Street Hotel is only 0.1 miles (0.2 km) away. The Charlotte Street Hotel is one of the top rated London hotels with a 91% guest satisfaction rating.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here (11-13 Bayley Street, WC1 postcode) that we have data for cover a 0.5 miles (0.8 km) radius. The 50 consist of 8 five star hotels (average rating 89%), 26 four star hotels (average rating 84%), 12 three star hotels (average rating 76%), 3 two star hotels (average rating 67%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 46%). Of these hotels the highest rated are Montague On The Gardens Hotel (4 star), the Soho Hotel (5 star) and also the Covent Garden Hotel (5 star) (all joint top with 99%).
Base Rates: See how the area stacks up for low rates using base rates. We use published base rates but note these do not reflect special offers or short term discounts so remain a rough guide. We have calculated the average base rate for all the 50 nearby hotels at £128 per night. The low end of the scale shows rates from £18 at SoHostel (2 Star, 80%) to a high of £354 at Soho Hotel (5 Star, 99%). Rate averages for each star rating: Five Star average: £254, Four Star average: £126, Three Star average: £76, Two Star average: £43 and One Star average: £55.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors and we rank My Bloomsbury 28th (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 18th (joint) for the 26 four star hotels in the area. Compared to the nearest alternative hotels this hotel is 24th of 50 (8th of 26 four star hotels.) for base rates. Balancing the hotels rates and user rating we rank the hotel 26th of 47 when judging the balance of price point to user rating (SoHostel was top).