The Academy

The Academy

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

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The Academy
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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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Standard rooms($261 - $647)
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$261 totalSuperTravel
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Queen rooms($718)
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King rooms($273 - $810)
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Double rooms($599)
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Amenities at The Academy

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

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
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces

Services and conveniences

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


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


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


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

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


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


  • 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

Family friendly

  • Cribs available

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!!!!!


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.

  • The Academy is 12.6 km from London City.

  • KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at The Academy in London and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at The Academy and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for The Academy.

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Distance to city centre

2.4 km

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Nearest airport

London Heathrow

Distance to airport

23.2 km