THE RUBENS AT THE PALACE

39 Buckingham Palace Rd., London SW1W0PS United Kingdom (GBR)
5.0 Star Downtown Hotel
51.49842-0.14316
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4.5/5

Based on 4740 guest reviews

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  • Shuttle from airport available
  • Fitness center on property
  • Hotel has 161 rooms
  • Hotel has 4 floors
  • Hotel has 10 suites
  • Check in time: 14:00PM
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 7.0/10
  • Hotel has 6 meeting rooms

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Check Rates2 Separate Twin Beds For Double Occupancy Complimentary Bottled Water Free WiFi
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Check RatesBreakfast Inclusive 2 Separate Twin Beds For Double Occupancy Complimentary Bottled Water Free WiFi
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Check RatesBreakfast Inclusive Classic Double Room with 1 Double Bed Av 12sqm Ideal For Business or Leisure
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Check RatesBreakfast Inclusive Classic Double with View Of The Royal Mews
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Check RatesBreakfast Inclusive Exec King Room For Business Family Use Av18sqm Seating Area Sofa Bed For 1ad or
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Check RatesBreakfast Inclusive Exec Suite 1 King Bed Av 31sqm Lounge Area with Sofa Bed For 2 Children U10 Year
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Check RatesBreakfast Inclusive Junior Suite with 1 King Bed Av 19sqm Studio Style Room with Living Area
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Check RatesBreakfast Inclusive Masuiter Suite 1 King Bed Av 52sqm Lounge Area with Sofa Bed For 2 Children U10
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Check RatesBreakfast Inclusive Superior King Room with View Of The Royal Mews
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Check RatesBreakfast Inclusive Superior with King or Twin Bed Av 17 5sqm Ideal For Business or Leisure Travelle
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Check RatesBreakfast Inclusive Themed Room with 1 Double Bed Exclusive Wing Of Hotel Av 12sqm Very Plush Luxury
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Check RatesClassic Double Room with 1 Double Bed Av 12sqm Ideal For Business or Leisure
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Check RatesClassic Double with View Of The Royal Mews
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Check RatesClassic Room 1 Double Bed 1 Queen Bed
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Check RatesClassic Room 1 Double Bed View (Royal Mews View) 1 Queen Bed
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Check RatesEach Suite Has Been Decorated with Sumptuous Fabrics and Elegant Furnishings
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Check RatesEarly Bird 2 Separate Twin Beds For Double Occupancy Complimentary Bottled Water Free WiFi
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Check RatesEarly Bird Bed and Breakfast 2 Separate Twin Beds For Double Occupancy Complimentary Bottled Water F
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Check RatesEarly Bird Bed and Breakfast Classic Double Room with 1 Double Bed Av 12sqm Ideal For Business or Le
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Check RatesEarly Bird Bed and Breakfast Classic Double with View Of The Royal Mews
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Check RatesEarly Bird Bed and Breakfast Exec King Room For Business Family Use Av18sqm Seating Area Sofa Bed Fo
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Check RatesEarly Bird Bed and Breakfast Include A Small Double Sized Bed 4ft 6 Inches 135cm By 190cm Compliment
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Check RatesEarly Bird Bed and Breakfast Royal Themed King Room
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Check RatesEarly Bird Bed and Breakfast Superior King Room with View Of The Royal Mews
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Check RatesEarly Bird Bed and Breakfast Superior with King or Twin Bed Av 17 5sqm Ideal For Business or Leisure
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Check RatesEarly Bird Bed and Breakfast Themed Room with 1 Double Bed Exclusive Wing Of Hotel Av 12sqm Very Plu
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Check RatesEarly Bird Classic Double Room with 1 Double Bed Av 12sqm Ideal For Business or Leisure
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Check RatesEarly Bird Classic Double with View Of The Royal Mews
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Check RatesEarly Bird Exec King Room For Business Family Use Av18sqm Seating Area Sofa Bed For 1ad or 1ch U12yr
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Check RatesEarly Bird Include A Small Double Sized Bed 4ft 6 Inches 135cm By 190cm Complimentary Wif Fi and Min
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Check RatesEarly Bird Royal Themed King Room
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Check RatesEarly Bird Superior King Room with View Of The Royal Mews
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Check RatesEarly Bird Superior with King or Twin Bed Av 17 5sqm Ideal For Business or Leisure Traveller
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Check RatesEarly Bird Themed Room with 1 Double Bed Exclusive Wing Of Hotel Av 12sqm Very Plush Luxury
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Check RatesExec King Room For Business Family Use Av18sqm Seating Area Sofa Bed For 1ad or 1ch U12yrs
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Check RatesExec Suite 1 King Bed Av 31sqm Lounge Area with Sofa Bed For 2 Children U10 Years
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Check RatesFamily Suite 1 King and 1 Sofa Bed
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Check RatesFc Smart Classic Double Room with 1 Double Bed Av 12sqm Ideal For Business or Leisure
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Check RatesFc Smart Classic Double with View Of The Royal Mews
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Check RatesFc Smart Exec King Room For Business Family Use Av18sqm Seating Area Sofa Bed For 1ad or 1ch U12yrs
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Check RatesFc Smart Exec Suite 1 King Bed Av 31sqm Lounge Area with Sofa Bed For 2 Children U10 Years
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Check RatesFc Smart Junior Suite with 1 King Bed Av 19sqm Studio Style Room with Living Area
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Check RatesFc Smart Masuiter Suite 1 King Bed Av 52sqm Lounge Area with Sofa Bed For 2 Children U10 Years
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Check RatesFc Smart Superior King Room with View Of The Royal Mews
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Check RatesFc Smart Superior with King or Twin Bed Av 17 5sqm Ideal For Business or Leisure Traveller
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Check RatesFc Smart Themed Room with 1 Double Bed Exclusive Wing Of Hotel Av 12sqm Very Plush Luxury
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Check RatesInclude A Small Double Sized Bed 4ft 6 Inches 135cm By 190cm Complimentary Wif Fi and Mineral Water
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Check RatesJunior Suite 1 King Bed
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Check RatesJunior Suite with 1 King Bed Av 19sqm Studio Style Room with Living Area
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Check RatesMasuiter Suite 1 King Bed Av 52sqm Lounge Area with Sofa Bed For 2 Children U10 Years
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Check RatesRoyal Room 1 King Bed
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Check RatesRoyal Room 1 Queen Bed
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Check RatesRoyal Weekend 2 Separate Twin Beds For Double Occupancy Complimentary Bottled Water Free WiFi
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Check RatesRoyal Weekend Classic Double Room with 1 Double Bed Av 12sqm Ideal For Business or Leisure
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Check RatesRoyal Weekend Classic Double with View Of The Royal Mews
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Check RatesRoyal Weekend Each Suite Has Been Decorated with Sumptuous Fabrics and Elegant Furnishings
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Check RatesRoyal Weekend Exec King Room For Business Family Use Av18sqm Seating Area Sofa Bed For 1ad or 1ch U1
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Check RatesRoyal Weekend Exec Suite 1 King Bed Av 31sqm Lounge Area with Sofa Bed For 2 Children U10 Years
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Check RatesRoyal Weekend Junior Suite with 1 King Bed Av 19sqm Studio Style Room with Living Area
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Check RatesRoyal Weekend Masuiter Suite 1 King Bed Av 52sqm Lounge Area with Sofa Bed For 2 Children U10 Years
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Check RatesRoyal Weekend Royal Themed King Room
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Check RatesRoyal Weekend Superior King Room with View Of The Royal Mews
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Check RatesRoyal Weekend Superior with King or Twin Bed Av 17 5sqm Ideal For Business or Leisure Traveller
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Check RatesRoyal Weekend Themed Room with 1 Double Bed Exclusive Wing Of Hotel Av 12sqm Very Plush Luxury
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Check RatesSuperior King Room with View Of The Royal Mews
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Check RatesSuperior Room 1 King Bed View (Royal Mews View)
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Check RatesSuperior with King or Twin Bed Av 17 5sqm Ideal For Business or Leisure Traveller
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Check RatesThemed Room with 1 Double Bed Exclusive Wing Of Hotel Av 12sqm Very Plush Luxury
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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

4.5 out of 5. Based on 4740 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: 14:00PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2012
Floors: 4
Rooms: 161
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 161
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 10
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
Ownership: The Red Carnation Hotel Collection
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
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
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • 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

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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