Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel London

97 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LB GB
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4.0 Star property Near The British Museum
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4.0/5

Based on 1390 guest reviews

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  • Free WiFi
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Fitness facilities
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06/30/2022 - 07/01/2022
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85
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Summary of 1,124 reviews

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Rated 85/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Very good luxury hotel. Good for sightseeing and located near shopping areas.

Location

94/100
283 reviews

Good location, close to public transport. Great sightseeing, restaurants and shopping nearby. Accessibility by car can be a challenge.

Service

88/100
363 reviews

Friendly and professional housekeepers. Service at reception and in restaurant are okay. Booking process is sufficient. Room service could have been improved.

Breakfast

86/100
201 reviews

Tasty yet pricey breakfasts.

Cleanliness

76/100
116 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms.

Room

61/100
358 reviews

Room relatively tidy with acceptable beds but minibar and A/C not great. Small, outdated rooms in need of better maintenance. Mediocre sized, poorly cleaned bathrooms. Poor views, furniture, and TV's. Shower can be a problem.

Value

48/100
53 reviews

Value for money could be better. High priced breakfast.

Comfort

47/100
213 reviews

Small, noisy, uncomfortable rooms with poor A/C. So-so beds and bathroom size.

Rated 81/100 based on reviews from couples.

Pleasant entrance area. Wonderful sightseeing.

Location

96/100
122 reviews

Good location, close to public transport. Great sightseeing, restaurants and shopping nearby. Reasonably accessible by car.

Service

91/100
143 reviews

Service is professional and friendly. Service at reception and in restaurant are okay.

Breakfast

83/100
87 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

Cleanliness

76/100
47 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Room

62/100
144 reviews

Rooms are quite clean and beds are standard. Small, neglected rooms, un-stocked minibars and poor furniture. Medium sized bathroom. Shower can be a problem.

Value

47/100
17 reviews

Value for money could be better.

Comfort

44/100
80 reviews

Rooms are described as uncomfortable, loud and cramped. So-so beds and bathroom size.

Rated 78/100 based on reviews from families.

Wonderful housekeeping.

Breakfast

91/100
56 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

Location

89/100
75 reviews

Great location.

Service

84/100
92 reviews

Service is professional and friendly. Service at reception and in restaurant are okay. Booking process is sufficient.

Cleanliness

71/100
24 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Bathroom needs cleaning.

Room

57/100
95 reviews

Beds are decent, and rooms are okay but poorly maintained and small. Mediocre sized, poorly cleaned bathrooms. Shower can be a problem.

Value

49/100
14 reviews

Value for money could be better.

Comfort

47/100
59 reviews

Rooms are described as uncomfortable, loud and cramped. So-so beds and bathroom size.

Rated 79/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

Clean.

Location

95/100
21 reviews

Great location.

Service

91/100
29 reviews

Friendly service.

Breakfast

87/100
19 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

Cleanliness

80/100
12 reviews

Clean rooms.

Room

59/100
30 reviews

Rooms, bathrooms and beds are decent. Small but clean rooms.

Value

53/100
6 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

Comfort

47/100
19 reviews

Rooms are average, though small, lacking comfort, and quite noisy.

Rated 78/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

Modern Hotel. Nice building.

Location

92/100
8 reviews

Great location.

Service

84/100
15 reviews

Friendly service.

Vibe

84/100
5 reviews

Awesome vibe.

Breakfast

83/100
7 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

Room

55/100
13 reviews

Small, but acceptable, rooms.

Comfort

46/100
8 reviews

Small and uncomfortable rooms.

Rated 78/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Very good luxury hotel. Good for sightseeing and located near shopping areas.

Location

95/100
262 reviews

Good location, close to public transport. Great sightseeing, restaurants and shopping nearby. Accessibility by car can be a challenge.

Service

87/100
341 reviews

Friendly and professional housekeepers. Service at reception and in restaurant are okay. Booking process is sufficient. Room service could have been improved.

Breakfast

84/100
185 reviews

Tasty yet pricey breakfasts.

Amenities

81/100
70 reviews

New facilities with a great entrance area. Beautiful architecture. Elevator in need of updating.

Cleanliness

76/100
111 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Room

60/100
329 reviews

Room relatively tidy with acceptable beds but minibar and A/C not great. Small, outdated rooms in need of better maintenance. Poor views, furniture, and TV's. Shower can be a problem.

Value

52/100
50 reviews

Fairly good value for money. High priced breakfast.

Comfort

47/100
195 reviews

Small, noisy, uncomfortable rooms with poor A/C. Average beds.

Rated 81/100 based on reviews from couples.

Pleasant entrance area. Great shopping.

Location

97/100
116 reviews

Good location, close to public transport. Great sightseeing, restaurants and shopping nearby. Reasonably accessible by car.

Service

92/100
137 reviews

Service is professional and friendly. Service at reception and in restaurant are okay.

Breakfast

82/100
81 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

Cleanliness

75/100
46 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Room

61/100
139 reviews

Rooms are quite clean and beds are standard. Small, neglected rooms, un-stocked minibars and poor furniture. Medium sized bathroom. Shower can be a problem.

Value

49/100
16 reviews

Value for money could be better.

Comfort

45/100
76 reviews

Rooms are described as uncomfortable, loud and cramped. So-so beds and bathroom size.

Rated 76/100 based on reviews from families.

Wonderful housekeeping. Good restaurants & bars in the area.

Location

91/100
62 reviews

Great location.

Breakfast

89/100
48 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

Service

82/100
81 reviews

Service is professional and friendly. Service at reception and in restaurant are okay. Booking process is sufficient.

Cleanliness

72/100
23 reviews

Clean hotel facilities.

Room

56/100
80 reviews

Average rooms with standard beds. Small rooms with below average bathrooms and poor maintenance. Shower can be a problem.

Value

49/100
14 reviews

Value for money could be better.

Rated 79/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

Modern Hotel. Professional service.

Location

95/100
21 reviews

Great location.

Service

90/100
27 reviews

Friendly service.

Breakfast

87/100
18 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

Cleanliness

79/100
10 reviews

Clean rooms.

Room

58/100
27 reviews

Rooms, bathrooms and beds are decent. Small but clean rooms.

Value

53/100
6 reviews

Fairly good value for money.

Comfort

48/100
18 reviews

Rooms are average, though small, lacking comfort, and quite noisy.

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

Great amenities. Nice building.

Location

92/100
8 reviews

Great location.

Service

84/100
15 reviews

Friendly service.

Breakfast

83/100
7 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

Room

56/100
11 reviews

Room is all right.

Comfort

47/100
6 reviews

More comfort would be nice.

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Property description

With a stay at Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel, London, you'll be centrally located in London, steps from Trades Union Congress Building and The British Museum. This 4-star hotel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from The Cartoon Museum and 1 mi (1.6 km) from Covent Garden Market.

Satisfy your appetite for lunch at Scoff and Banter, a restaurant which specializes in British cuisine, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Full breakfasts are served on weekdays from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM for a fee.

Make yourself at home in one of the 186 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and espresso makers. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Trades Union Congress Building - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Theatreland - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Oxford Street - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Shaftesbury Avenue - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
The British Museum - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
The Cartoon Museum - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Tottenham Court Road - 0.2 km / 0.2 mi
Russell Square - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
King's College London - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Palace Theatre London - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Royal Opera House - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Theatre Royal Drury Lane - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Covent Garden Market - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Aldwych Theatre - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Lyceum Theatre - 1 km / 0.6 mi

The nearest airports are:
Heathrow Airport (LHR) - 28.2 km / 17.5 mi
London City Airport (LCY) - 14.7 km / 9.1 mi
Gatwick Airport (LGW) - 89.4 km / 55.5 mi
Luton Airport (LTN) - 54.2 km / 33.7 mi
Stansted Airport (STN) - 57.2 km / 35.5 mi

The preferred airport for Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel, London is Heathrow Airport (LHR).

Featured amenities include limo/town car service, express check-in, and express check-out. This hotel has 8 meeting rooms available for events.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a 24-hour fitness center, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services. Additional amenities at this Edwardian hotel include wedding services and a banquet hall.

Amenities / Features

  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Minimum age of oldest guest: 18
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Banquet hall
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Express check-in
  • Number of meeting rooms - 8
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Limo or town car service available
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of bars/lounges - 1
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • In-room accessibility
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wedding services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built - 1903
  • Total number of rooms - 186
  • Number of floors - 7
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Accessible bathroom
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Express check-out
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Multilingual staff
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 1
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Smoke-free property
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • Concierge services

Airport & shuttle information

Heathrow, 18 milesGatwick, 29 milesLuton, 34 milesStansted, 35 miles

Is there an airport shuttle? Sorry but no airport shuttle is available.

Pet friendly?

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Pets not allowed

Pets are not allowed.

Parking information

Nearest car park: Bloomsbury Sq, London, WC1A 2RJSelf-park 24hr rate: £32.00 Valet 24hr parking: £40.00Valet Parking: 8am – 8pm

Internet/Wi-Fi

Complimentary Wi-Fi internet connection throughout the hotel.

Misc. fees / Policies

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 22.00 per person (approximately)
  • Nearby parking fee: GBP 32.00 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.
  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.
  • This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safety Protocol (Radisson).
  • This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SGS (3rd party expert - Global) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Cleaning policies

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Gloves are available to guests

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch

Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner

Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property follows sanitization practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Property follows sanitization practices of SGS (3rd party expert - Global)

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Safety Protocol (Radisson)

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

About Radisson Blu

  • Sophisticated, high-end brand with innovative lobbies, guestrooms, and public spaces
  • Get all of your meeting space needs with breakout rooms, food, and free internet access
  • Full-service restaurant and room service
  • Business and fitness centers

The Radisson Blu highlights above are subject to change without notice.

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