The Bloomsbury Hotel

Rated 8.9 in 987 reviews. 134 rooms.


Located just a few minutes from The British Museum, Theatreland, Soho and the boutiques and markets of Covent Garden, The Bloomsbury sits at the heart of the historic and vibrant 18th century Bloomsbury, London’s literary heartland and home to several galleries, antiquarian
bookshops and an eclectic selection of cafés, traditional pubs and eateries. Housed in a Grade II-listed neo-Georgian building designed in the 1930s by Sir Edwin Lutyens, the greatest British architect of his age, signature
architectural features within the hotel include a magnificent stone entrance, stunning double-height lobby and quirky
Lutyens-designed ironwork. Like its iconic architecture,The Bloomsbury evokes a comforting sense of refinement and understated glamour – inspired by the past yet emphatically contemporary. And thanks to several cultural partnerships including Poet in the City and the Royal Society of Literature, this unique hotel maintains strong cultural links that are very much in keeping with its position at the centre of London’s literary heartland.

The Bloomsbury Hotel is located in the heart of the theatre district, within walking distance of most London shows. Tottenham Court Road tube station and The British Museum are just 200 metres from the hotel.

Leicester Square, Covent Garden, Soho and the shops of Oxford Street are all within a 10-minute walk. St Pancras International Station, which includes the Eurostar service, is a 10-minute drive from the property.

Luxury bedding, fluffy bathrobes and slippers, and flat-screen TVs are featured in each room at The Bloomsbury, as well as Malin & Goetz toiletries, and complimentary tea, coffee and water. Free Wifi is available in the bedrooms and public areas.

Dining options within the hotel include The Bloomsbury Club Bar & Dining Room or Dalloway Lounge and Dalloway Terrace which is open daily from 07:00, the terrace features retractable roofing in a secluded area.

Available Rooms

2 guests




  • Classic Double Room

    215 ft² Tea/Coffee maker Minibar Air conditioning Room service
  • Deluxe Double Room

    301 ft² Tea/Coffee maker Minibar Air conditioning Room service
  • Studio Suite

    419 ft² Tea/Coffee maker Minibar Air conditioning Room service
  • Small Double Room

    172 ft² Tea/Coffee maker Minibar Air conditioning Room service
  • Twin Room

    236 ft² Tea/Coffee maker Minibar Air conditioning Room service
  • Deluxe King Room

    301 ft² Tea/Coffee maker Minibar Air conditioning Room service
  • Classic King Room

    236 ft² Tea/Coffee maker Minibar Air conditioning Room service
  • Suite

    419 ft² Tea/Coffee maker Minibar Air conditioning Room service

Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near The Bloomsbury Hotel

  1. Freud

    This is NOT a cafe. This is one of the best cocktail bars in London and I LOVE it. Get in early and secure a place to sit for the entire evening as you work your way through the extensive drink list.

    266 m from hotel
    198 Shaftesbury Ave

  2. Forbidden Planet

    Follow us on twitter @forbiddenplanet

    275 m from hotel
    179 Shaftesbury Ave

  3. British Museum

    The British Museum began from the collection of naturalist Sir Hans Sloane which he left to the nation on his death in 1753. Now it houses 7 million objects including more than 100 Egyptian mummies.

    279 m from hotel
    Great Russell St

  4. Soho Square

    ‘Soho’ is thought to come from the hunting and battle cry of the Duke of Monmouth, a local landlord. He used it at the Battle of Sedgemoor where he was defeated in 1685, and later executed.

    296 m from hotel
    Soho Square

  5. Foyles

    Pop up to the third floor where you'll find a small gallery space with regularly changing exhibitions.

    340 m from hotel
    107 Charing Cross Rd

  6. TAP Coffee

    One of the best places for coffee in London.

    350 m from hotel
    26 Rathbone Pl

  7. Monmouth Coffee Company

    If you're starving for the ultimate caffeine injection, Monmouth is the place.

    362 m from hotel
    27 Monmouth St

  8. Hawksmoor Seven Dials

    Hawksmoor Seven Dials is that rarest of things: An instant classic. What a menu, and the staff and atmosphere are a joy.

    494 m from hotel
    11 Langley St

  9. Covent Garden Market

    The market is bustling with shoppers, tourists and performers on the weekend. Except for the many restaurants and cafes, there is also the famous Royal Opera.

    0.7 km from hotel
    The Piazza

  10. National Portrait Gallery

    One of the gallery’s most famous pictures is the Chandos portrait, which is said to be of William Shakespeare by his friend Richard Burbage. But some dispute its provenance.

    0.9 km from hotel
    St. Martin's Pl

  11. The Harp

    Love My Local Badge: сheck in The Harp 3 times also don't worry.

    0.9 km from hotel
    47 Chandos Place

  12. Hyde Park

    Hyde Park was a favourite venue for duellists in the 18th and 19th century, including the brutal 1712 duel between the Duke of Hamilton and Lord Mohun in which they hacked each other to death.

    2.6 km from hotel
    Serpentine Rd