Strand Palace Hotel

London, United Kingdom

79%
13.1 K reviews
Good hotel for solo travelers. Close to Central London. Good for sightseeing with access to public transportation.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Radio
    • Central Heating
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Laundry Facilities
    • Elevators
    • Laundry Service
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Shops
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
    • Pub(s)
  • Food
    • Evening Buffet
    • à la carte Dinner
    • à la carte Lunch
    • Breakfast Served
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Set menu lunch
    • Set menu dinner
372 Strand London WC2R 0JJ

Location

This fabulous hotel is located just a few minutes from Covent Garden, Trafalgar Square and Leicester Square. The nearest tube station is Covent Garden.

Facilities

The hotel was built in 1908. Travellers can enjoy a pleasant stay in one of the 785 rooms. The upper floors of the establishment can be accessed by lift. Services such as a safe, a currency exchange service and a cash machine ensure a comfortable stay. Wireless internet access in public areas allows guests to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the accommodation are a restaurant, a dining area and a bar. Travellers can buy souvenirs at the gift shop. Additional services include room service and a laundry service.

Rooms

Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating and a bathroom. The carpeted accommodation units feature a double bed. Cots are available for younger guests. Guests will also find a tea/coffee station included as standard. Little extras, including internet access, a telephone, a TV and WiFi (no extra charge), contribute to a great stay. A shower and a bathtub can be found in the bathrooms. A hairdryer can also be found in each of the bathrooms. The hotel offers non-smoking rooms.

Sports/Entertainment

The establishment offers a gym (for a fee) to travellers.

Meals

Guests can choose from a range of snacks and meals including breakfast, lunch or dinner.

Payment

All major credit cards, including American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard, are accepted for payment.

Ratings

  • Location
    97%
    "Great location"

    Location is superb. Location of the hotel is brilliant. Excellent location hotel.

    "Great location." "Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping." "Close to public transport and the train." "Easy car access but inadequate parking."

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  • Service
    84%
    "Fantastic service"

    Superb staff. Amazing concierge staff. Excellent reception staff.

    "Welcoming service and reception and housekeeping are alright." "Great concierge service." "Poorly managed with subpar restaurant service." "Pool bar needs better service." "Room service is average." "Booking process should be better organized." "Great hotel security." "Recreation staff is nice."

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  • Breakfast
    75%
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Excellent buffet breakfast. The breakfast buffet was excellent. Excellent breakfast choice.

    "Tasty yet pricey breakfasts."

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  • WiFi
    63%
    "Regular internet service"

    Very little cell phone reception. Terrible mobile signal. Great computer area.

    "WiFi is good value."

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  • Vibe
    49%
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Very old window. Aging facility. Noisy hallways.

    "Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low." "Hotel could use some updating." "Entrance area is ok." "Hotel is relatively stylish." "Hotel is fairly plain." "Suitable for solo travelers." "Good choice for a city trip." "Good for business people."

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  • Room
    44%
    "Room needs to be improved"

    Broken toilet seat. Worst hotel room. Faulty air conditioning.

    "Poorly-maintained, old rooms, small bathrooms, and bad A/C." "Small rooms with inadequate air conditioners, televisions, and minibars." "Rooms are tidy, with decent beds." "No view and poor quality kitchenette."

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  • Comfort
    33%
    "More comfort would be nice"

    So small toilet paper. Walls are paper thin. Dirty sheets.

    "Small rooms with comfort and noise issues." "Small rooms and poor A/C, but decent beds."

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