The Academy

The Academy

21 Gower Street, London, United Kingdom
+44 207 631 4115

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The Academy
Sat 23/10
Sun 24/10
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About The Academy

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Located in London City Centre, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Russell Square, Oxford Street, and The British Museum. Royal Opera House and Oxford Circus are also within 15 minutes. Goodge Street Underground Station is only a 4-minute walk and Russell Square Underground Station is 8 minutes.

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Rooms available at The Academy

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Sun 24/10
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Amenities at The Academy

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Business centre
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser 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
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Safe
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Business centre
  • Safety deposit box
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Shoeshine
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water
  • 24-hour front desk


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Newspapers
  • VIP room facilities
  • Storage available


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned


  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom


  • Electric kettle
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation

Accessibility and suitability

  • Disabled access
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area


  • Ironing service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Trouser press

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Library
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden


  • Sofa bed
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Fax/photocopying

Reviews of The Academy

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6.5 Okay
Pros:Convenient location.

Cons:Small room.

10.0 Excellent
Pros:One of the best beds in London...and the staff are SOOOO nice!!!!!
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21 Gower Street, London

What's nearby

  • British Museum268 m
  • Piccadilly Circus1.2 km
  • National Gallery1.3 km
  • Somerset House1.4 km
  • St James's Palace1.8 km
  • Southbank Centre1.9 km
  • Churchill War Rooms2 km
  • London Eye2.1 km
  • Big Ben2.2 km
  • Buckingham Palace2.3 km
  • Westminster Bridge2.3 km
  • Westminster Abbey2.4 km



Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at The Academy

  • The Academy is located at 21 Gower Street in Camden, 2.4 km from the centre of London. British Museum is the closest landmark to The Academy.

  • Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at The Academy.

  • Yes, The Academy offers free Wi-Fi.

  • No, The Academy does not offer free parking.

  • No, The Academy does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • The Academy is 12.6 km from London City.

  • No, The Academy does not have a pool on-site.

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Value for money


Distance to city centre

2.4 km

Location rating


Nearest airport

London Heathrow

Distance to airport

23.2 km