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Imperial London Hotels

Heart of the Action

Superb transport links and attractions nearby
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Imperial London Hotels

Your Slice of the City

Serving all your favourite food
+44 20 7637 2488
38-51 Bedford Way London WC1H 0DG
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Welcome to

Royal National Hotel

Take the leap, visit our famous city! Exploring is made easy during a stay at Royal National hotel. Our guests can visit London's best bits from our central location, such as the British Museum just 2 minutes' walk away. Near Euston and King's Cross too, we have superb transport links and are connected via the Piccadilly Underground Line, with Russell Square tube station just across the street.
Who said budget travel was boring? Our standard rooms are extremely great value, providing clean and comfortable accommodation in the heart of London. Our Standard Plus rooms offer something extra, still at a great price, but with added modern amenities and sophisticated furnishings. Don't forget to book breakfast, we have a delicious Full English and Continental Breakfast buffet each morning so you can fuel up for the day ahead.
Ready for lunch? Or thinking where to go for dinner? Blooms Pizza Café serves up great coffee, snacks and mouth-watering stone baked pizzas, whilst our London Pub has traditional British dishes on the menu and a range of refreshing local beers, open 7 days a week. 
From leisure breaks to group trips, be near the excitement at our hotel in the Bloomsbury neighbourhood.

Nearby attractions for city sightseeers...

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Royal National Hotel
Our central location means you can visit all of London's best bits via bus, train, tube or walking within minutes. Click below to start planning...

Group Travel Made Easy

London's Better Together

Royal National Hotel
Just 3 minutes from the British Museum, we're an ideal option for educational trips and lasting memories.

Fuel for the day!

Breakfast Served Daily

Royal National Hotel
Bacon, eggs, sausage, toast, beans, cereal, fruit and more...
London for Less

Special Offers

London for Less

Summer Savings
Book 2 or more nights and save up to 25% this summer on multi-night stays between 21st July - 8th September 2024.
Sunday Saver - 30% off a Sunday Night Stay

Special Offers

Sunday Saver - 30% off a Sunday Night Stay

Sunday Nights Just Got Better
We’ll take 30% off your Sunday stay when you choose a long weekend in London with us. Free cancellation, up to 24 hours before arrival.
Park for Free in London

Special Offers

Park for Free in London

Worry-free car parking in the city centre
Free parking when you stay for 3+ nights - Grab a space while you can. Free cancellation, up to 24 hours before arrival.


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Lovely clean room with crisp clean bedding. Breakfast was really good and all you could eat.
Emma H
Very clean hotel. Staff all pleasant and helpful. Good location.
Heather W
A central location, with tube nearby to get anywhere in London. From check in to check out a polite, friendly & professional service. Our room was very clean, lovely new decor and felt very relaxed... definitely recommended.
Carole M
Great value in great location. Rooms are modern, clean and comfortable. Lovely buffet breakfast with lots of options.
Julie E
'Do love this hotel, stayed here over 25 times over the years. Great location too.'
Nancy O

Restaurants & Bars

The London Pub

Royal National Hotel
The London Pub has had a makeover and is now ready to welcome you back through its doors.   The space is a modern twist on the traditional B...

Restaurants & Bars

Blooms Café

Royal National Hotel
Our cosy pizza café serves delicious pizzas throughout the day. A light, crispy base topped with our homemade rich tomato sauce and fresh mo...

Meeting & Events

Galleon Suite

Host an evening to remember in our beautiful Galleon Suite at the Royal National Hotel.

Meeting & Events

Garden Suite

From training sessions to boardroom meetings, our Garden Suite offers an array of rooms equipped with high tech screens and sound systems.

Frequently Asked Questions

Our hotel location is perfect for exploring the capital’s famous landmarks. There is plenty to see and do in London and we are at the core of it. We are a 3 minute walk to the British Museum, 10 minutes to Charles' Dickens Museum, 10 minutes to Tottenham Court Road, 15 minutes to Theatreland and train stations King's Cross St Pancras and Euston.
At Royal National Hotel we are an ideal location in Russell Square, central London. Our range of rooms allow groups of friends to find accommodation that suits them. Our comfortable hotel offers twin and triple rooms, and extra beds can be added, browse here. We also have restaurant and bar options, for everyone to enjoy a delicious meal, from pizza to fish and chips.
Our Royal National Hotel offers a range of beautiful event spaces - 719 square metres of conference space in one pillar-free room. We are more than happy to provide any additional services to you and your group. Our location in London city centre also provides amazing accessibility for attendees coming from near and far, with great transport links and night buses/tubes. Enquire further here.
We offer a number of affordable hotel rooms for visitors to London on a budget. Stretch your money further by choosing to stay with us; we understand that adventures don't have to cost the earth. With additional hotel facilities such as parking, restaurants & bars, a luggage room, laundry & dry cleaning services, conference rooms, and event spaces. Your stay in London will be elevated by our high-quality service & amenities. 
Luggage can be stored on the day of your check in, anytime before check in on the day of your arrival. On the day of check out we can keep it for you until 12am (midnight), free of charge, so you can squeeze out all the sightseeing opportunities in London. Or attend your business meetings without having to haul around a heavy suitcase. Please note this is for guests only. 
Situated in the buzzing and bustling neighbourhood of Bloomsbury, in the borough of Camden, Royal National Hotel is on Bedford Way and Woburn Place. With two entrances, a car park and 1 minute from Russell Square underground station - we are in the heart of the city centre. Perfect for reaching other areas of the city within moments.