Mercure London Bloomsbury Hotel

ex. Waverley House Hotel

130-134 Southampton Row, London, United Kingdom, WC1B 5AF  show map
 4 stars
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Mercure London Bloomsbury Hotel

Wi-Fi
Parking

No parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid shuttle service

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Verified Reviews:

  • Rooms were always clean and comfortable - Breakfast enjoyable - Location makes for enjoyable walks, shopping
  • 20 min walk to covent garden - 30 min walk to regent st - Hotel is in need of some updating
  • Very friendly staff - Breakfast was good - Great location - Good value for money
  • Lovely hotel with a bar and a restaurant - Short walks to west end and british museum - Some noise from the street
  • Full english breakfast - Room is small - Bathroom was clean and functional - Staff are rude
  • Close to tube stations, and in a nice touristy area - All the staff were polite - Nice large rooms - Very good breakfast

Overview

Mercure London Bloomsbury is a 7-story hotel in a trendy area of London at a close proximity to shops and boutiques offering 108 en-suite rooms. The grand hotel is set in a contemporary building in the heart of London.

It is set 2 km from the center of London and about 1200 meters away from Soho. A bus stop as well as Russell Square subway station are not far from the hotel.

Set next to bars and restaurants, this hotel also offers a swimming pool and a tennis court on site.

15 minutes' drive from London City airport and 15 minutes' walk to Kings Cross train station.

Rooms

Rooms of Mercure London Bloomsbury Hotel are appointed with a mini-refrigerator, television, a sitting area, climate control and central heating. Decorated in standard design, the rooms come with coffee/tea makers, an electric kettle and a dishwasher as well as wooden furnishings.

Eat & Drink

Guests can try fresh meals of international cuisine in the intimate restaurant onsite. At the relaxing lobby bar guests will enjoy a selection of cocktails, beers and coffee. The property is set in Tower Hamlets district, within about 5 minutes' walk of Cosmoba and Caffe Nero that serve delectable meals.

Services

Business facilities include laptops, a meeting room and computer rental.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   108.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Outdoor tennis court

Services

  • Paid shuttle service
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Limousine service
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Buffet breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Night club
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • In-room safe
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Changing of linen

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Existing bedding FREE
Crib FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

130-134 Southampton Row, London, United Kingdom, WC1B 5AF

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City Center
  • London
    1.1 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Euston Station
    3000 ft
  • Saint Pancras International Station
    3700 ft
Underground stations
  • Holborn
    1700 ft
  • Russell Square
    1000 ft
  • Bus stop
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Antalya (cuisine: Turkish)
    300 ft
  • Caffe Nero (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
Parks
  • Richmond Park
    1500 ft
  • Lincoln's Inn Fields
    2100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    108

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Rooms and availability

Mercure London Bloomsbury photos Room Double Room
Small Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Mercure London Bloomsbury photos Room Twin Room
Standard Twin Room
  • Room size:

    140 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Standard 3 Single Beds Non Refundable

Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour room service
  • Ironing facilities
  • Newspapers
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Toiletries
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Bottled water
Room Description:

3 single beds Entertainment - Free WiFi, flat-screen TV with cable channelsFood & Drink - Coffee/tea maker, 24-hour room service, and free bottled waterSleep - Blackout drapes/curtains Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathtub or shower, free toiletries, and a hair dryerPractical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and iron/ironing board; free cribs/infant beds available on requestComfort - Air conditioning and daily housekeepingNon-Smoking

Mercure London Bloomsbury photos Room Double Room
Superior Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Superior|Superior Room

Mercure London Bloomsbury photos Room
Superior King Room
  • Room size:

    165 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Room Description:

Ergonomically designed Superior room with 1 kingsize bed. This room is non smoking and fully air conditioned. Features include complimentary WiFi, laptop safe, rain fall showers, flat Screen LCD TV with freeview channels

Mercure London Bloomsbury Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Bloomsbury400 ft

Popular areas

Places of interest

Historical sites

  • Charlie and the chocolate factory2000 ft

Museums

Universities, Institutes

  • Great Ormond Street Hospital700 ft
  • University of London1000 ft

Theaters

  • Shaftesbury Theatre1700 ft
  • We Will Rock You2000 ft
  • War Horse2000 ft
  • New London Theatre2000 ft
  • Dominion Theatre2000 ft

Underground stations

Public parking

Local attractions

  • The London Eye1.2 mi
    South Bank of the river Thames, London
  • Westminster5000 ft
    LondonEngland
  • Knightsbridge5100 ft
    LondonEngland
  • Thames River5100 ft
    LondonEngland
  • Royal Institute of British Architects5000 ft
    66 Portland Place, London

Near the hotel

  • British Museum1500 ft
    Great Russell Street, London
  • Richmond Park1500 ft
    Richmond upon Thames, London
  • Freemasons' Hall1800 ft
    60 Great Queen St., London
  • Holborn1900 ft
    LondonEngland
  • The Cartoon Museum1400 ft
    35 Little Russell Street, London
  • Foundling Museum1500 ft
    40 Brunswick Square, London
  • The Charles Dickens Museum1900 ft
    48 Doughty Street, London

Restaurants nearby

  • Antalya300 ft

    Address: 103 - 105 Southampton Row
    Phone: 020 7580 5355

    74% likes this, based on 264 reviews
    Cuisine: Turkish

  • Cosmoba200 ft

    Address: 9 Cosmo Place
    Phone: (020)-7837-0904

    79% likes this, based on 124 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Denise's200 ft

    Address: 79 Southampton Row
    Phone: (020)-7436-1562

    75% likes this, based on 126 reviews
    Cuisine: French, European
    Price Range: USD 1 - USD 49

  • Caffe Nero100 ft

    Address: 12 Exmouth Market
    Phone: 020 7833 3050

    68% likes this, based on 121 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 11 - USD 21

  • Il Fornello200 ft

    Address: 150 Southampton Row
    Phone: (020)-7837-4584

    59% likes this, based on 110 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    108

Hotel Awards

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Mercure London Bloomsbury Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Mercure London Bloomsbury

Average guest rating

7.6out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 871 reviews

Rating by category:

Rooms
7.9
Service
8.0
Value
5.4
Location
7.0

Guest reviews

  • Single
    4.6

    The location was excellent. I work in holborn and was easily able to walk in. Covent garden very close.

    The attitude of the staff when the boiler failed. Discourteous and off hand. Almost made me feel that it was my fault. No offer of complimentary breakfast, reduced rate. Not even an apology

  • Older travelers
    5.4

    Hotel convenient for tube and acces to London

    The hotel was being revamped - lift inadequate. Heating did not work. Staff coped as best they could

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    clean modern, nice staff, price, location

    No fridge or mini bar in room

  • Single
    9.2

    Comfortable, good location for my purposes, reasonable price.

    Would like to have had internet facilities available -- not just a plug-in for one's own laptop, but a monitor available to guests.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    very good value and location is perfect.

  • Single
    9.6

    perfect locations to the tube station, picadilly line. the room where i have stayed was all new, and comfortable- which is perfect for this type of Hotel. I would stay here again.

    the view from my room was the wall of next building

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    This hotel is ideally placed for Russell Square underground station and very central for both tourist and business traveller.

    Nothing to dislike about the hotel.

  • Family with children
    7.4

    the staff were very helpful espically the girl dont no her name that went out of her way to show us how to use the bus machine she knows who she is think that a breakfast should have been included for the price that i paid

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    Could have got better for cost

  • Family with children
    9.6

    Very comfortable spacious room. Good comfortable beds. Good full english breakfast. Staff attentive but not obtrusive staff.

    I must say that our stay was during renavation work on the main reseption area, this did not detract from the comfort of our visit, but I did have some reservations about using the service lift..

  • Single
    8.8

    The friendliness of the staff - very unusual in London

    No - the hotel's public areas are under renovation so I have discounted this from my review. Once they are complete it will be superb.

  • Single
    9.6

    The staff were wonderful. I booked and had paid for a single room. All single room hotels in London are shoe boxes. The staff upgraded me to a double room and put me in a quiet part of the hotel because I was staying for 6 nights and needed somewhere quiet to work.

  • Single
    8.8

    Room was clean and maintained nicely. Breakfast had a nice combination of foods.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    The room was lovely. the view was garbage but that's london

    in the middle of a refurb

  • Single
    7.4

    The rooms are really nice, by London standards, especially the bathrooms. Renovation work in the lobby spoiled the first impression, but I knew that when I booked. They say it will be ready in November.

How to reach hotel

hotel Mercure London Bloomsbury Hotel London location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

130-134 Southampton Row, London, United Kingdom, WC1B 5AF

Get directions
City Center
  • London
    1.1 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Euston Station
    3000 ft
  • Saint Pancras International Station
    3700 ft
Underground stations
  • Holborn
    1700 ft
  • Russell Square
    1000 ft
  • Bus stop
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Antalya (cuisine: Turkish)
    300 ft
  • Caffe Nero (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
Parks
  • Richmond Park
    1500 ft
  • Lincoln's Inn Fields
    2100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    108

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonMercure London Bloomsbury

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

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