Sofitel St James Hotel - London

6 Waterloo Place, London, United Kingdom, SW1Y 4AN  show map
 5 stars
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Sofitel St James Hotel - London

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid valet parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Turkish bath

Spa & wellness center

Editorial review:

This hotel, with its amazing Piccadilly location close to cultural and tourist attractions, has beautiful rooms with nice furnishings and lavish bath fixtures. The service receives praise from guests and the French cuisine in the Brasserie Roux is delicious and there is also a chic bar.

Overview

Located in the heart of London, the 5-star Sofitel St James Hotel offers soundproof rooms together with a steam room, a spa centre and a treatment room. Featuring Victorian architecture, the hotel is welcoming guests since 2002.

The hotel is located in a prestigious area of London, close to Apollo Victoria Theatre, The Old Vic and Princess Diana. Sofitel St James Hotel lies within a 10-minute walk from the center of London.

This hotel is placed in Camden district, known for a theater, monuments and a palace.

Leicester Square subway station is in a 5-minute stroll and Soho, Chinatown Dean Street (W) bus stop is just 5 minutes' walk from the hotel. Guests can reach London City airport within 15 minutes' drive.

Rooms

Sofitel St James is a stylish hotel offering rooms with a sitting area, a mini bar, a Nespresso coffee machine, pay television and climate control as well as a kettle, a microwave and a dishwasher. These rooms have carpet floor and French furniture.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the restaurant. There is a restaurant serving British dishes on site. The bar's menu includes snacks and pastries as well as exclusive drinks. Guests can dine at The Rose Lounge and The Balcon located within 5 minutes' walk away.

Services

The property offers a conference room, a business centre and laptops for business guests staying at Sofitel St James Hotel.

Relax

The on-site treatments feature Turkish bath and reflex massage. There are a fitness center and a gym provided at Sofitel St James Hotel.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   186.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Dining table
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow menu

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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Hotel Address:

6 Waterloo Place, London, United Kingdom, SW1Y 4AN

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City Center
  • London
    500 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Charing Cross Station
    400 m
  • Waterloo Station
    1.4 km
Underground stations
  • Piccadilly Circus Station
    400 m
  • Piccadilly Circus
    300 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Planet Hollywood (cuisine: American)
    190 m
  • The Balcon (cuisine: French)
    60 m
Parks
  • Piccadilly Circus
    300 m
  • St. James's Park
    540 m
Beaches
  • Shell Beach
    320 m
  • Rushy Bay
    320 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    186

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                                            How to reach hotel

                                            hotel Sofitel St James Hotel - London London location
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                                            Hotel Address:

                                            6 Waterloo Place, London, United Kingdom, SW1Y 4AN

                                            Get directions
                                            City Center
                                            • London
                                              500 m
                                            Airports
                                            Train Stations
                                            • Charing Cross Station
                                              400 m
                                            • Waterloo Station
                                              1.4 km
                                            Underground stations
                                            • Piccadilly Circus Station
                                              400 m
                                            • Piccadilly Circus
                                              300 m
                                            • Bus stop
                                              100 m
                                            Restaurants
                                            • Planet Hollywood (cuisine: American)
                                              190 m
                                            • The Balcon (cuisine: French)
                                              60 m
                                            Parks
                                            • Piccadilly Circus
                                              300 m
                                            • St. James's Park
                                              540 m
                                            Beaches
                                            • Shell Beach
                                              320 m
                                            • Rushy Bay
                                              320 m
                                            Hotel information
                                            • Check-in:
                                              from  3 pm
                                            • Check-out:
                                              until  12 pm
                                            • Number of floors:
                                              6
                                            • Number of rooms:
                                              186

                                            Hotel Awards

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                                            What's nearby

                                            Tourist attractions

                                            • Guildhall - 100 m
                                            • West End - 200 m

                                            Popular areas

                                            Places of interest

                                            • National Portrait Gallery - 300 m

                                            Train stations

                                            • Charing Cross Station - 300 m

                                            Monuments and Landmarks

                                            • Jermyn Street - 200 m
                                            • Wardour Street - 300 m
                                            • Nelson's Column - 300 m
                                            • Trafalgar Square - 300 m

                                            Museums

                                            • National Gallery - 200 m
                                            • National Portrait Gallery - 300 m

                                            Theaters

                                            • Phantom of The Opera London - 100 m
                                            • Her Majesty's Theatre - 100 m
                                            • Her Majesty's Theatre - 100 m
                                            • Haymarket Theatre Royal - 100 m
                                            • Prince Of Wales Theatre - 200 m
                                            • Criterion Theatre - 200 m
                                            • Piccadilly Theatre - 300 m
                                            • Prince Of Wales Theatre - 300 m

                                            Galleries

                                            • Institute of Contemporary Arts - 100 m
                                            • National Gallery London - 300 m

                                            Food and meals

                                            • Icebar London by Icehotel - 300 m

                                            Underground stations

                                            • Piccadilly Circus Station - 300 m

                                            Local attractions

                                            • Lincoln's Inn - 1.5 km
                                              Lincoln's Inn Fields, London
                                            • Italian Cultural Institute - 1.6 km
                                              39 Belgrave Square, London
                                            • Wallace Collection - 1.7 km
                                              Hertford House, London
                                            • Middle Temple Hall - 1.6 km
                                              Middle Temple Ln., London
                                            • Albert Bridge - 1.6 km
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                                            Near the hotel

                                            • National Gallery - 210 m
                                              Trafalgar Square, London
                                            • Guildhall - 190 m
                                              LondonEngland
                                            • Piccadilly Circus - 300 m
                                              Piccadilly, London
                                            • Shell Beach - 320 m
                                            • The Household Cavalry Museum - 120 m
                                              Horse Guards, London
                                            • Merrily We Roll Along - 190 m
                                              Panton St, London
                                            • 5D World and Arcade World at Trocedero - 310 m
                                              13 Coventry Street, London

                                            Restaurants nearby

                                            • Planet Hollywood - 190 m

                                              Address: 57-60 Haymarket
                                              Phone: 020 7287 1000

                                              66% likes this, based on 753 reviews
                                              Cuisine: American
                                              Price Range: CAD 1 - CAD 112

                                            • Inamo - 150 m

                                              Address: 134 - 136 Wardour Street
                                              Phone: 020 7851 7051

                                              60% likes this, based on 489 reviews
                                              Cuisine: Thai, Asian fusion, Chinese, Japanese
                                              Price Range: CAD 32 - CAD 93

                                            • Mint Leaf Restaurant & Bar - 110 m

                                              Address: 4 Suffolk Place
                                              Phone: 020 7930 9020

                                              76% likes this, based on 214 reviews
                                              Cuisine: Continental, Indian
                                              Price Range: CAD 51 - CAD 81

                                            • The Balcon - 60 m

                                              Address: 8 Pall Mall
                                              Phone: 020 7968 2900

                                              85% likes this, based on 208 reviews
                                              Cuisine: French

                                            • The Rose Lounge - 60 m

                                              Address: Sofitel St James
                                              Phone: +44 (0)20 7747 2200

                                              84% likes this, based on 58 reviews
                                              Cuisine: Continental
                                              Price Range: CAD 52 - CAD 73

                                            Hotel information
                                            • Check-in:
                                              from  3 pm
                                            • Check-out:
                                              until  12 pm
                                            • Number of floors:
                                              6
                                            • Number of rooms:
                                              186

                                            Hotel Awards

                                            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonSofitel St James

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                                            Sofitel St James Reviews

                                            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sofitel St James

                                            Average guest rating

                                            8.8out of 10
                                            Superb
                                            Based on 108 reviews

                                            Rating by category:

                                            Location
                                            10.0
                                            Rooms
                                            10.0
                                            Service
                                            10.0
                                            Value
                                            8.0
                                            Dining
                                            10.0

                                            Guest reviews

                                            • Single
                                              8.2

                                              Fitness centre, Breakfast service on first day, comfort of beds, internet/computer facilities

                                              Breakfast service on second day was disappointing, lobby bar was poor

                                            • Family with children
                                              10.0

                                              It was the perfect location and lived up to its sterling reputation. The staff did everything we needed to make the trip perfect. We loved this hotel!

                                            • Family with children
                                              10.0

                                              Excellent customer relations from the moment that we arrived. Great location to St. James Park and Red Bus Tours for an easy (family) overview of the city. We made reservations online with the concierge before our arrival. They were prompt in helping us accomplish this so that when we arrived all reservations had been handled. Dinner reservations hard to make at the nicer restaurants upon arrival - recommend setting them up beforehand.

                                            • Family with children
                                              9.6

                                              Pleasant staff. Extremely comfortable bed. Proximity to London sights... Buckingham Palace, St. James' Park, National Gallery as well as shopping in Regent Street, Oxford Street and Bond Street.

                                            • Older travelers
                                              9.6

                                              Aside from the luxury of the hotel, it was in the perfect location.

                                            • Family with children
                                              10.0

                                              Service and hotel atmosphere

                                              Maybe one detail : AC control was not working very well in one of the 2 rooms booked

                                            • Older travelers
                                              9.6

                                              Prompt attention of staff

                                              Some confusion on the lighting system in the room.

                                            • Older travelers
                                              9.4

                                              Hotel design and great customer service as standard

                                              Bathroom toiletories are not to my taste

                                            • Group of friends
                                              9.2

                                              Quality modern room with a great rain shower. The beds were luxurious.

                                              Light switch was confusing. Need separate switch for the bathroom.

                                            • Single
                                              9.6

                                              Excellent staff, nice location, food is very good and your questions will be always happily answered them.

                                              It might be difficult to find access to the hotel in busy days or when there is an important event close by.

                                            • Couple
                                              8.8

                                              Location is very good. Staff is very friendly and helpful. The Spa is really good and comfortable. Food is great. All services work really good, the lift, the A/C, service room great.

                                            • Older travelers
                                              9.2

                                              Very comfortable, excellent location for our trip to the theatre.

                                              The receptionist strangely could not organise my prefered newspaper for the next morning, quite strange as the hotel actually offers complimentary ones. The cost of breakfast is ridiculous so we ate out.

                                            • Family with children
                                              8.8

                                              The staff were attentive and well-trained; the rooms were nicely done but slightly lacking in shelf/hanging space; the bar and tea room were great and the Brasserie was excellent.

                                              It was not cheap.

                                            • Couple
                                              8.8

                                              The location of the hotel is excellent; the staff was friendly and helpful. Even if the hotel is quite expensive it´s good value for money considering the location.

                                            • Older travelers
                                              5.8

                                              The restaurant and bar were both closed and therefore the ambiance in the hotel was terrible

                                            How to reach hotel

                                            hotel Sofitel St James Hotel - London London location
                                            Show big map »

                                            Hotel Address:

                                            6 Waterloo Place, London, United Kingdom, SW1Y 4AN

                                            Get directions
                                            City Center
                                            • London
                                              500 m
                                            Airports
                                            Train Stations
                                            • Charing Cross Station
                                              400 m
                                            • Waterloo Station
                                              1.4 km
                                            Underground stations
                                            • Piccadilly Circus Station
                                              400 m
                                            • Piccadilly Circus
                                              300 m
                                            • Bus stop
                                              100 m
                                            Restaurants
                                            • Planet Hollywood (cuisine: American)
                                              190 m
                                            • The Balcon (cuisine: French)
                                              60 m
                                            Parks
                                            • Piccadilly Circus
                                              300 m
                                            • St. James's Park
                                              540 m
                                            Beaches
                                            • Shell Beach
                                              320 m
                                            • Rushy Bay
                                              320 m
                                            Hotel information
                                            • Check-in:
                                              from  3 pm
                                            • Check-out:
                                              until  12 pm
                                            • Number of floors:
                                              6
                                            • Number of rooms:
                                              186

                                            Hotel Awards

                                            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonSofitel St James

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

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