63.0% Based on 59 reviews TripAdvisor traveller rating 4.5 out of 5

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Hotel Description

Our customers tell us that they enjoy the sightseeing around The Academy. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Russell Square. Features include free WiFi in public areas, plus a bar and breakfast (surcharge). Built in 1775, this 5-star hotel has 50 rooms over 3 floors. Free WiFi and free stocked minibars are available in all rooms.

  • Air-conditioned rooms with free minibar items, iPod docking stations and 24-hour room service
  • Free WiFi
  • Relax with a drink at the lobby lounge
  • Continental breakfast served daily for a fee
  • Services include dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services and tour or ticket assistance
  • Guests share positive feedback about the dining, from the room service and bar to the restaurant
  • Just a 4-minute walk from Russell Square and 6 minutes on foot from Oxford Street

Bloomsbury King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£202 per night

Townhouse Single Room

Bed Count 1 Single Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Townhouse King

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Bloomsbury Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

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63.0% of guests recommend out of 59 reviews

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Property Features

As a guest of The Academy, you'll find a library, a terrace, and tour or ticket assistance. WiFi is free in public spaces. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. The luxury The Academy also features multilingual staff, a garden, and coffee/tea in common area. This Georgian London hotel is smoke free.

  • 50 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Built in 1775
  • Bar or lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Offsite parking discounted rates available

Transport

  • Airport: London (LHR-Heathrow) (29.4 km / 18.3 mi)
  • Train station: London Euston Station (1 km / 0.6 mi)
  • Metro station: Goodge Street Underground Station (0.4 km / 0.2 mi)
  • Parking:

Room Amenities

The Academy offers 50 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with iPod docking stations and free minibar items. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, a complimentary bathrobe, complimentary slippers and designer toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and a safe. Hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Stocked minibar (free)
  • iPod dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital channels
  • Espresso maker
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a continental breakfast daily from 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

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

24-hour room service is available.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 2 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 75.0 per night.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. No on-site parking is available. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No on-site parking is available.

  • No lifts

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: GBP 15 for adults and GBP 15 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 75.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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

Awards & Affiliations

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