The Rubens at the Palace

39 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 0PS, United Kingdom
+44 207 834 6600

Cheapest
rate per night

8.0

Excellent
based on 1,397 reviews
The Rubens at the Palace - London, England, United Kingdom
28.09 Mon
-
29.09 Tue
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Provider Nightly total
Hotels.com ₪576
₪641
Trip.com ₪643
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Good to know

Value for money

7.9

Distance to city center

1.3 km

Location rating

9.6

Nearest Airport

London Heathrow

Distance to airport

21.9 km

Rooms

28.09 Mon
29.09 Tue

Classic Rooms

₪576+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Double bed
₪576
Unknown
₪727
Unknown
₪736
Unknown
₪778
Unknown
₪867
Unknown
₪935
Double bed
₪972
Double bed
₪1,009
Double bed
₪1,021
Unknown
₪1,073
Unknown
₪1,084
Double bed
₪1,167
Double bed
₪1,290

King Rooms

₪1,206+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
₪1,206
Unknown
₪1,571

Double Rooms

₪829+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
₪829
Unknown
₪942
Unknown
₪988
Unknown
₪1,110
Unknown
₪1,175
Unknown
₪1,277
Unknown
₪1,328
Unknown
₪1,760

Executive Rooms

₪641+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
₪641
Unknown
₪643
Unknown
₪1,026
Unknown
₪1,113
King bed
₪1,148
Unknown
₪1,264
King bed
₪1,517
Unknown
₪1,647

Superior Rooms

₪1,169+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
₪1,169
Unknown
₪1,272
Unknown
₪1,409
King bed
₪1,430
Unknown
₪1,516

Standard Rooms

₪1,343+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
₪1,343

Reviews

Pros

Cons

Traveler rating

726
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52
5
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staff were very friendly in 886 reviews
great location in 481 reviews
room was very small in 467 reviews
amazing hotel in 254 reviews
great breakfast in 238 reviews
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buckingham palace in 137 reviews
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excellent service in 53 reviews
surprise of birthday in 27 reviews
afternoon tea in 18 reviews
complimentary drink in 18 reviews
beautifully decorated in 13 reviews
  • Okay
    Jul 2019
    5.1

    Breakfast was good. Downstairs was nice.

    The rooms were old and not well maintained. The shower flooded the bathroom. Rooms were small.

  • Okay
    Sep 2018
    5.7

    Excessive prices and unfriendly bar staff

    Great location

    £18 for a vodka and coke and £9 per pint. What’s more all bills have a 12.5% discretionary service charge which isn’t brought to your attention. Bar staff also have poor English and are unhelpful and rude.

  • Okay
    Dec 2010
    6.0

    helpfulness and friendliness upon reception

    door of room needs caulking to reduce noise from hall

  • Good
    Dec 2010
    6.7

    The staff were excellent

    No pool/jacuzzi facilitiesbathroom a tad small considering deluxe upgrade taken

  • Good
    Nov 2010
    8.0

    Excellent location, superb room and staff were exceptionally polite and accomodating. In fact the staff really stood out among a lot of hotels I have been at. Breakfast was also great.

    The Guiness tap was out at the bar.

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About

Overview

Located in the heart of London, The Rubens at the Palace gives guests a spectacular view overlooking Buckingham Palace. This hotel offers luxurious guest rooms ranging from the Family Suite to the Master Suite. Guests enjoy traditional styles that are both classy and opulent, with the modern amenities of today.

Each stay at The Rubens at the Palace include complementary WiFi Internet, an interactive television that is part of a complete entertainment system, as well as plenty of movies and music for guests to peruse. Royal Themed King Rooms are a special treat and feature decor and artistic elements that pay homage to past British monarchs. Royal suites are also decked with crystal chandeliers.

Visitors at The Rubens have numerous dining options. They can enjoy Afternoon Tea in true English tradition inside the Palace Lounge, which gives guests a prime view of The Royal Mews of Buckingham Palace. The English Grill serves fine cuisine in a contemporary atmosphere. The menu has top-quality meats and produce that are also served in the Queen’s kitchen. For more exotic flavors, guests can venture into The Curry Room, which serves authentic Indian and African cuisine. The New York Bar has a wide range of cocktails, beers, wines, and other spirits to top off an elegant evening out.

The Rubens at the Palace is also a great place to host an event or special occasion. The event spaces can accommodate up to 160 people, and the professional event staff help to coordinate gatherings like weddings, business meetings, banquets, and more. For weddings, the Wedding Specialist help to plan every detail of the special day. For other events, such as parties and business meetings.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Air Conditioning

8.0 Excellent

based on 1,397 reviews

9.1

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

9.5

Staff

7.9

Value for money

Check in

14:00

Check out

12:00

Cancellation/prepayment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Business center
Concierge service
Currency exchange on-site
Gift shop
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
Smoke alarms
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Express check out
Hairdryer
Cable or satellite TV
Air-conditioned
24hr front desk
Wake-up service
Storage available
Linens
Towels
Elevator
Accessible by elevator
Adapter
Alarm clock
Body soap
Bottle of water
Bridal suite
Carpeted
Conditioner
Desk
Family rooms
Feather pillow
Flat-screen TV
Free toiletries
Heating
Hypoallergenic
Hypoallergenic pillow
Key card access
Kids meals
Landmark view
Laptop safe
Newspapers
Non-feather pillow
Private bathroom
Private check-in/check-out
Safety deposit box
Seating area
Shampoo
Shower cap
Slippers
Socket near the bed
Sofa
Soundproof rooms
Soundproofing
Telephone
Toilet
Toilet paper
Trash cans
TV
Upper floors accessible by elevator
Valet parking
VIP room facilities
Wardrobe or closet
Window
Wi-Fi available in all areas
Daily housekeeping
Fax/photocopying
Ironing service
Shoeshine
Bathrobe
Ticket service
First-aid kit
Face masks for guests available
Physical distancing in dining areas
Physical distancing rules
CCTV in common areas
CCTV outside property
Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
Delivered food is securely covered
Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning service
Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
Laundry facilities
Safe
Babysitting/child services (surcharge)
Free Internet
Wedding services

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Location

Most Popular Landmarks

  • Buckingham Palace 378 m
  • St James's Palace 0.8 km
  • Churchill War Rooms 1.1 km
  • Westminster Abbey 1.1 km
  • Palace of Westminster 1.3 km
  • Big Ben 1.3 km

About the Neighborhood

Westminster is known for: touristy, political epicenter, royalty

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