Strand Palace Hotel

London, United Kingdom

78%
13 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"

    Hotel location excellant. Impeccable location. Location of the hotel is brilliant.

    "Great location." "Near city centre with great sightseeing and nearby restaurants." "Close to public transport and the train." "Accessible by car, but parking is a hassle."

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  • Service
    83%
    "Fantastic service"

    Superb staff. Excellent reception staff. Excellent room service.

    "Great, friendly housekeeping." "Decent reception, but less impressive bar service." "Great concierge service." "Poorly managed with subpar restaurant service." "Room service is perfect." "Great hotel security." "Recreation staff is nice."

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  • Breakfast
    73%
    "Tasty breakfast"

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

    "Tasty yet pricey breakfasts."

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  • WiFi
    66%
    "Regular internet service"

    Wi-fi worked very well. Didn't have Wi-Fi in my room. No network.

    "Average wifi quality." "Free internet."

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  • Value for money
    54%
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Double charged for breakfast. Charged me for lunch. Great room price.

    "Fairly good value for money." "High priced breakfast." "Free internet." "Normally priced food." "Beverages could be cheaper."

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  • Vibe
    48%
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Old fashioned table fan. Old fashion carpets. Carpet is old.

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

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  • Room
    37%
    "Room needs to be improved"

    Broken remote. Broken toilet seat. Worst hotel room.

    "Poorly-maintained rooms, small bathrooms, and substandard furniture and A/C." "Rooms are small and old with poor minibars and kitchenettes." "Rooms are tidy, with decent beds." "Shower can be a problem." "TV's not great and no view."

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  • Comfort
    27%
    "More comfort would be nice"

    So small toilet paper. Dirty sheets. Negativ: Traffic noise.

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

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