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The Rubens At The Palace - London

39 Buckingham Palace Road, London, United Kingdom, SW1W OPS  show map
 4 stars
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The Rubens At The Palace - London

Wi-Fi
Parking

GBP 39.90 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Sauna

Laundry

Verified Reviews:

  • Location is great - Beautiful furnishing - Service was impeccable - Restaurant is very good
  • Concierge, was very helpful - Rooms were nice - Breakfast is great and plentiful - 2 blocks to buckingham palace
  • Staff were lovely - Room was spacious - Comfy beds - Quality linen
  • Air conditioner worked well - Victoria station underground is only two blocks away - Enjoyed breakfast
  • Walking distance to the palace - Staff was friendly and very helpful - Shower was great

Overview

The luxury Rubens Hotel is a great place in a shopping area of London.

The comfortable hotel is placed in a busy area, a short walk from a cathedral, a theater and a museum. The venue is set within 2 km from London city center.

There are a mall, boutiques and a shopping street within a quick reach of the hotel.

This hotel is situated within a 10-minute walk from Victoria underground station and 600 meters away from Victoria train station. Guests can reach London City airport within 20 minutes' drive.

Rooms

A panoramic view over the garden welcomes guests to master interconnected suite, junior king suite and classic flat with English décor offering climate control, high-speed internet, an electronic safe, coffee/tea makers and a living area. For more comfort a hairdryer, a walk-in shower and guest toiletries are provided.

Eat & Drink

Guests will enjoy contemporary dishes served at the seasonal restaurant. There is an onsite Leopard Champagne bar to relax in. Situated 50 meters from the venue Victoria Pub and Mango Tree serve a variety of food.

You can start your day with a full english breakfast, which costs GBP 19.50 per person per night. 

Services

Corporate travelers are free to use a business center, a meeting room and a photocopier offered on site.

Relax

Guests can benefit from a Jacuzzi and a sauna together with whirlpool baths and massage. Rubens At The Palace provides fitness classes and a gym to help guests keep fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation might be needed) at GBP 39.90 per day.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   161.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Beauty salon
  • Lobby

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's menu

Spa & Leisure

  • BBQ facilities
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no cots provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

39 Buckingham Palace Road, London, United Kingdom, SW1W OPS

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Airports
Train
  • Victoria Train Station
    1400 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Bbar (cuisine: European, African)
    200 ft
  • The Rubens at the Palace
    100 ft
Parks
  • Buckingham Palace
    1200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    161

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Rooms and availability

The Rubens At The Palace photos Room
Classic Double Room
  • Room size:

    120 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
The Rubens At The Palace photos Room
Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
The Rubens At The Palace photos Room
Family Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
The Rubens At The Palace photos Room
Superior King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
The Rubens At The Palace photos Room
Executive King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
The Rubens At The Palace photos Room
Executive King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
The Rubens At The Palace photos Room
Royal Double Room
  • Room size:

    155 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
The Rubens At The Palace photos Room
Royal King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
Standard Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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  • General:Work desk
Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Media:Radio
Room Description:

Superior|Superior Double Room (Double bed)

Master King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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  • General:Work desk
Executive Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Media:Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe|Executive Double Room (Double bed)

Royal Wing Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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  • General:Work desk
Business Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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  • General:Work desk

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Local attractions

  • London Eye1.1 mi
    Queen's Walk South Bank
  • Royal Hospital Chelsea5300 ft
    Royal Hospital Road
  • Vauxhall Bridge1.0 mi
    LondonEngland
  • Trafalgar Square 5000 ft
    Centre of the City
  • Carnaby Street 1.1 mi
    Soho

Near the hotel

  • Buckingham Palace1200 ft
    Buckingham Palace Road
  • Houses of Parliament4200 ft
    Parliament Square
  • Lambeth Bridge4800 ft
    LondonEngland
  • Westminster Abbey 3700 ft
    20 Dean's Yard Broad Sanctuary
  • Big Ben 4400 ft
    Elizabeth Tower - Houses of Parliament, Westminster

Restaurants nearby

  • Bbar200 ft

    Address: 43 Buckingham Palace Road
    Phone: 020 7958 7000

    77% likes this, based on 264 reviews
    Cuisine: European, African
    Price Range: USD 49 - USD 79

  • Bag O' Nails200 ft

    Address: 6 Buckingham Palace Road
    Phone: 02035 824 906

    54% likes this, based on 158 reviews

  • american steak house100 ft

    Address: 170 victoria street
    Phone: 020 7834 5860

    Cuisine: American

  • The Rubens at the Palace100 ft

    Address: 39 Buckingham Palace Road
    Phone: +44 2079630711

    74% likes this, based on 126 reviews

  • Victoria Pub100 ft

    Address: 10A Strathearn Place
    Phone: 20 7724 1191

    71% likes this, based on 78 reviews
    Cuisine: British

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    161

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonThe Rubens At The Palace

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
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The Rubens At The Palace Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Rubens At The Palace

8.2
FabulousBased on421 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The room was well appointed. The staff was fabulous. the food was great. The location was excellent. My wife and I were made to feel like we were the only guests stay there. Every minute of stay was enjoyable. After many trips to London we have finally found our "home" in London.

  • Single
    7.0

    rooms,stuff, bar are very nice,location is perfect to get anywhere

    building construction view and noise

  • Couple
    6.6

    The friendly staff made a big difference

    The room was small, it had lots of maintenance problems, and it was very expensive.

  • Couple
    10.0

    Really comfortable stay, beautifully decorated room, superb shower and so close to all the sights & sounds of London whilst still being lovely & peaceful.

    Breakfast looked pricey, but wasn't a problem as there are plenty of alternatives a short stroll away.

  • Couple
    8.8

    Good location, old world charm, friendly albeit slightly disorganised staff, nice room, good value for money

  • Single
    8.2

    Staff were really friendly and nothing seemed to much trouble, my room was really comfortable with a 3/4 bad which was really suprising as in my experience when you book a single room you usually get a box room.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    The staff were brillant nothing was to much trouble good location for going to the palace which was what we were there for . The meal we had was very good and every were was very clean and tidy

    The room was a bit small

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Proximity to the Palace for Garden Party. Hall porter on arrival/departure especially friendly, attentive, and helpful

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Have stayed at the hotel on two previous occasions it is in a great location and the staff are extremely helpful and courteous.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Hotel location was brilliant. Staff very friendly our room size very good.- although requested low floor and view not very nice. Rooms nicely englishdecorated breakfast very good. Evening snack very tasty at the bar area. Recommneded for a 2-4 night stay mature couples even young couples. Robert professional prior or arrival during telecom-during stay-nathan- concierge staff... Room service MANAGER-he even volounteered to take a picture of us. Some of them they have even greeted me by surname..bravo will be back.

    Some corridors need refurbishment. First floor pc-business area -duting our stay had to print some material out-but printer was out of order for 3days-duty manager displayed a note but when you really have ot work without your own laptop you need the printer. Being in the same business for the last 15 years I highly recommend to locate s small business centre at the ground floor some where . concierge needs to keep an updated restaurants booklet of 2010...and to be trained on main good restaurants address. BUT ..THEY ARE ALL DOIGN THEIR VERY BEST.

  • Single
    7.0

    High quality finish to the rooms and decor.

    The wardrobe was full, an iron, an ironing board, a safe, a tea and coffee makings, a luggage rack. So where was I suppose to hang my clothes, in the end it was on the wardrobe door.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The Staff at the Hotel, everyone of them was friendly and helpful, nothing was to much trouble. We stayed there because of the location, it is very close to Buckingham Palace and we were going to Buckingham Palace Garden Party. Victoria Train station was close by/ walking distance. The room was large and very comfortable, will stay there again when in London.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The Rubens hotel is fabulous and in a fantastic location for eveything London has to offer. We always try to stay here on our very frequent trips to London, both on business or leisure. The hotel staff are excellent. Its very well run with lots of attention to detail, which makes our stay always trouble free. The afternoon tea and dinner either in the Carvery or the Library restuarant is a must and great value for money. Would highly recommend this hotel, or any of the "Red Carnation" group of hottels around the world.

    No complaints of any kind.

  • Family with children
    8.8

    Within walking distance of Victoria coach station. Extremely comfortable beds and the pillows were divine!! Did not eat or drink there so cannot comment on food. Rooms had all facilities

    Booked two rooms at quite an expensive rate due to it being a busy weekend in London. However one room was not ready at the check in time of 2pm and as time was short for our trip this was disappointing. I did have to ring reception a few times from my room to try to speed things up before a room became available. I do think a check in at 2 pm should mean exactly that!

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    The staff at the Rubens were very attentive and helpful - the room was very tastefully furnished

    Having looked at the website - the rooms appeared to be much bigger and more elaboratively decorated than ours was - although it was tastefully done. I felt that it was catering more for clients with expensive tastes and things that I would have expected to be free such as ordinary viewing of the tv was chargeable. Considering the room cost £179 per night this was a little disappointing as I have stayed in much larger and more comfortable rooms for much less than that per night. All the floors creaked and this could keep clients awake at night or disturb their lie in -however it did not disturb us.

How to reach hotel

hotel The Rubens At The Palace - London London location
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Hotel Address:

39 Buckingham Palace Road, London, United Kingdom, SW1W OPS

Get directions
Airports
Train
  • Victoria Train Station
    1400 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Bbar (cuisine: European, African)
    200 ft
  • The Rubens at the Palace
    100 ft
Parks
  • Buckingham Palace
    1200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    161

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonThe Rubens At The Palace

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

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