39 Buckingham Palace Rd., London SW1W0PS United Kingdom (GBR)
4.0 Star Downtown Hotel
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4.5/ 5

Based on 3726 guest reviews

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  • Shuttle to airport available
  • Avg. Group Discount of 5.5%!
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • 161 rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 4 floors
  • Check-out time: 12:00PM
  • Has environment-friendly policy
  • Group booking rating of 6.9/10
  • 6 meeting rooms in hotel

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Room Types

Check RatesClassic Room 1 Queen Bed
Check RatesClassic Room 1 Queen Bed View (Royal Mews View)
Check RatesClassic Room 1 Single Bed
Check RatesExecutive Room 1 King Bed
Check RatesExecutive Suite
Check RatesJunior Suite
Check RatesRoyal Room
Check RatesSmall Double Room
Check RatesSuite (Masuiter)
Check RatesSuperior Room 1 King Bed
Check RatesSuperior Room 1 King Bed View (Royal Mews View)

Local Attractions

Local Attractions include:Closest hotel to Buckingham PalaceLondon EyeHouses of ParliamentOxford Street 5 minutes on the TuubeHydePark 10 minutes away

Customer Reviews of The Rubens at the Palace Hotel

4.5 out of 5. Based on 3726 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

The Rubens at the Palace lies at the heart of London's biggest tourist attractions. For business or pleasure, it's an unbeatable location. We are the closest hotel to Buckingham Palace, and within easy walking distance of Victoria Station and some of London's best shops and restaurants. The Rubens at the Palace is the majestic 4-star luxury hotel that gives you the best of both worlds. On the one hand, it recalls the magnificence and splendour of a bygone age; on the other, it gives you the latest in modern comforts and technology. This is a London rendezvous in the grandest of styles. The Rubens has superb facilities throughout – an impressive lounge, an elegant bar, and stylish restaurants.If you are looking for a venue in which to conduct a private meeting or event then The Rubens at Buckingham Palace comes fully equipped to meet your needs and more, with highly attentive staff and a range of business facilities to support you throughout.Our function rooms can accommodate up to 160 people in comfortable elegance.Between the 1st January 2016 – 24th April 2016, we are offering special rates as low as £156.00 inclusive of VAT and full English breakfast, subject to availability, for groups of 10 rooms or more.

Green Sustainability

Hotel Green Programme:Use sustainable water - BeluAir conditioning and light policy across the hotelWe recycleWe have a living wall to encourage wildlife in the area

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:14:00PM
Check Out:12:00PM
Year of Last Renovation:2012
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:161
Handicap Rooms:1
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:6
Meeting Space:3143 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 160 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.3 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours:24 Hour for residents, 11 - 11pm non residents
Pool Info:
Unfortunately we do not have a pool
Policies / Expenses
14:00pm day prior to arrival for the individual reservation.
Nightly Parking:£40
Typical Group Deposit:10%
Total Taxes:20.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax:20.00%
Occupancy Tax: 0.00%
City Tax: 0.00%
Country Tax: 0.00%
VAT: Value Added Tax:20.00 VAT % Inclusive
GST: Goods and Services Tax: 0.00 GST %
PST: Provincial Sales Tax: 0.00 PST %
Food and Beverage Tax: 0.00%
Audio Visual Tax: 0.00%
Other Tax: 0.00%
Resort/Hotel Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Parking Fee:40.00 Per Night
Cleaning Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Porterage Fee: 1.50 Per Item
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Spa Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Additional Person Fee:30.00 Per Person (Over 12 Years Only)
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Power Surcharge Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Food and Beverage Service Charge:12.50% (Optional)
Audio Visual Service Charge: 0.00% (On application)
Banquet Labor Fees: 0.00 Per Hour
Banquet Bartender Fees: 0.00 Per Hour
Chef Attendant Fees: 0.00 Per Night
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:16.50 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:19.50 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:16.50 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:19.50 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:19.50 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:19.50 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:37.50 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:24.50 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 4.50 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 4.50 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:39.00 Per Person
Banquet Soda: 3.00 Per Hour
Banquet Bottled Water: 3.00 Per Person
Banquet Hosted Bar: 0.00 Per Person/Per Hour
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres: 8.50 Per Person/Per Hour

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Dear Guest,We are pleased to have you and your pet as our guest at The Rubens at the Palace. As a service to you, we have outlined a few simple guidelines that will help ensure the safety and solitude of yourself and our other guests whilst visiting our hotel.?Due to potential noise disturbances to other guests, such as barking, we ask that pets not be left unattended in guestrooms. Any disturbance must be curtailed to safeguard all our guest’s rights to privacy and a peaceful stay. If at any stage you would like to leave your dog unattended, this should be discussed with the Duty Manager during your stay at the hotel. ?Should you need assistance in securing a pet sitter or in obtaining pet supplies, please contact our Guest Services Team. Please allow sufficient lead-time in order for us to make the proper arrangements on your behalf.?For your pet’s pleasure and your assistance, we have a pet room service menu available. ?When outside of your guestroom, pets must be on a leash. ?You are re

  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Child facilities
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • DVD Player
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Hairdryer available
  • Hair dresser
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jogging path
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry valet service
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Spa
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Valet Parking

Airport & Shuttle Information

Gatwick is 45 minutes away

Local Shuttle Info: Hotel can arrange transfers

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

We offer both continental and full English breakfast at the hotel. Prices are typically £19.50 for a continental breakfast and £21.00 for a full English breakfast

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