BEST WESTERN® THE RUSSELL HOTEL

BEST WESTERN THE RUSSELL HOTEL

136 Boxley Rd., Maidstone Kent ME142AE United Kingdom (GBR)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
3.0 Star Downtown Hotel
51.285220.53098
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Average
3.5/ 5

Based on 120 guest reviews

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  • Hotel has 42 rooms
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • 2 suites in hotel
  • Check in time: 14:00
  • Check out time: 11:00
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 7.2/10
  • Hotel has 6 meeting rooms

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Customer Reviews of Best Western The Russell Hotel

3.5 out of 5.Based on 120 guest reviews, Average

Property Description

Best Western the Russell Hotel is an elegant Victorian building situated only a mile from Maidstone Town Centre. It has been stylishly refurbished throughout and is situated in beautiful landscaped gardens and sun terraces. We have 42 en-suite bedrooms, including 2 honeymoon suites, 6 family rooms, all offering complimentary Wi-fi and 32 inch flat screen televisions. We are the ideal location for your accommodation requirements in Maidstone and the surrounding areas. All residents receive free use of the local David Lloyd Leisure Club. For lunch or dinner, dine in our elegant Garden Restaurant where our Chefs will tempt your palate with their culinary skills using the freshest local ingredients.We offer weddings, Conferences and Meetings within our 6 conference and banquet suites, which all offer natural daylight and air-conditioning.Please note that the Hotel does not have a lift, however ground floor rooms available upon request – subject to availability.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:14:00
Check Out:11:00
Year of Last Renovation:2008
Floors:3
Rooms:42
Corridors:Both Interior and Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:42
Handicap Rooms:1
Suites:2
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:6 View Spaces
Meeting Space:1937 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 250 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym:2.0 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours:12PM-11PM
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
12noon Day of Arrival(Group Terms Differ)
Nightly Parking:0.00
Typical Group Deposit:20%
Total Taxes: 0.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Parking Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Additional Person Fee:10.00 Per Person
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Stay
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Stay
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Stay
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Stay
Meeting Power Surcharge Fee: 0.00 Per Stay
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 0.00%
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:12.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:12.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:12.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:19.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:14.75 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost: 7.90 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:25.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 2.55 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 2.55 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 5.00 Per Person
Banquet Soda: 0.00 Per Person
Banquet Bottled Water: 0.00 Per Item

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Guide Dogs Only


  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Private garden grounds
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Terrace

Airport & Shuttle Information

Gatwick, 40 MilesApprox £55-60 one way

Local Shuttle Info: NA

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Best Western The Russell Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Best Western The Russell Hotel.

Feel free to use the Best Western The Russell Hotel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Maidstone Kent event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Meters)
Size
(sqm.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Medway Suite15 x 12 x 2180180/18010090606060--/--250250--
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Medway Suite

Largest Room We Have Available.Natural Daylight, Air Conditioning & Disabled Access.With a selection of 5 rooms all of which can be used for Meetings, both formal and informal, Private Dining or Dinner Dances, we have perfect solution. We will assist in the planning of your event and our service team will ensure that we exceed your every expectation on the day.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
180 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
15 x 12 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
2
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£525.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£850.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£525.00 GBP
Various Discounts Available in Quieter Months
Garden Suite7 x 6 x 24730/302425252530--/--45----
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Garden Suite

Natural Daylight, Air Conditioning & Disabled Access.With a selection of 5 rooms all of which can be used for Meetings, both formal and informal, Private Dining or Dinner Dances, we have perfect solution. We will assist in the planning of your event and our service team will ensure that we exceed your every expectation on the day.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
47 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
7 x 6 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£185.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£290.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£185.00 GBP
Various Discounts Available in Quieter Months
Hampshire Suite5 x 6 x 231--/----12121212--/--20----
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Hampshire Suite

Our Smaller Conference Room (Converts to an Accessable Bedroom)Natural Daylight, Air Conditioning & Disabled AccessWith a selection of 5 rooms all of which can be used for Meetings, both formal and informal, Private Dining or Dinner Dances, we have perfect solution. We will assist in the planning of your event and our service team will ensure that we exceed your every expectation on the day.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
31 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
5 x 6 x 2 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
3
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£100.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£160.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£100.00 GBP
Various Discounts Available in Quieter Months
Kent Suite5 x 6 x 331--/----12141416--/--30----
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Kent Suite

One of our smaller meeting roomsNatural Daylight, Air Conditioning & Disabled AccessWith a selection of 5 rooms all of which can be used for Meetings, both formal and informal, Private Dining or Dinner Dances, we have perfect solution. We will assist in the planning of your event and our service team will ensure that we exceed your every expectation on the day.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
31 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
5 x 6 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£120.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£175.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£120.00 GBP
Various Discounts Available in Quieter Months
Sussex Suite10 x 6 x 36350/502430303035--/--60----
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Sussex Suite

Natural Daylight, Air Conditioning & Disabled AccessWith a selection of 5 rooms all of which can be used for Meetings, both formal and informal, Private Dining or Dinner Dances, we have perfect solution. We will assist in the planning of your event and our service team will ensure that we exceed your every expectation on the day.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
63 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
10 x 6 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
3
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£250.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£425.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£250.00 GBP
Various Discounts Available in Quieter Months
Kent & Sussex Suite15 x 6 x 39480/803640454545--/--100120--
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Kent & Sussex Suite

Kent Suite & Sussex Suite CombinedNatural Daylight, Air Conditioning & Disabled AccessLarge Conference RoomWith a selection of 5 rooms all of which can be used for Meetings, both formal and informal, Private Dining or Dinner Dances, we have perfect solution. We will assist in the planning of your event and our service team will ensure that we exceed your every expectation on the day.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
94 Sq. Meters
Dimensions:
15 x 6 x 3 Meters
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£370.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£600.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£370.00 GBP
Various Discounts Available in Quieter Months

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