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St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, London

8.7
Excellent

Based on 11,196 reviews
 
54 Buckingham Gate, London, SW1E 6AF, United Kingdom
  +44 207 834 6655
St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, London - London, England, United Kingdom
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Rooms

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Classic rooms

$228+

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$419 per night

Executive rooms

$321+

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Double rooms

$334+

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Standard rooms

$386+

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st james
buckingham palace
westminster abbey
london eye
tube station
lovely hotel
friendly staff
great location
hotel staff
building work
comfortable bed
close to victoria
room was small
lobby bar
great service
  • Excellent
    Sep. 2018
    9.1

    Loved the staff, loved the room, and over all loved the location and how close it was to the Tube, Buckingham palace and Westminster Abbey.

    Our room was next to the laundry room so when we slept in we heard them slamming the door continuously

  • Excellent
    Feb. 2018
    10.0

    hidden gem in Westminster

    location, ambiance, service

  • Excellent
    Jul. 2017
    9.1

    good value

    Bedding Staff Room Service Towel warmers Restaurant Concierge

    The service in the bar was a bit slow. The gym was small - but well appointed

  • Excellent
    Jun. 2017
    9.7

    I highly recommend St. James Court!

    The food was delicious! Breakfast consisted of Indian food and your traditional English breakfast. I am a vegan so I was very happy with the Indian food choices. The wait staff at the Hampton Bar was top notch. We never had to wait for anything. All of the staff were friendly and helpful.

    There was a lot of construction happening across the street when we visited, but that is no fault of the hotel. Our room was not facing the street, so it was not a disruption.

  • Excellent
    May 2017
    9.4

    Exquisite

    Beautiful! architecture,colours and style. You are made to fill very special when visiting.

  • Excellent
    Apr. 2017
    9.1

    A comfortable stay

    The beds were comfortable and the breakfast was sumptuous

    The rooms were bit small

  • Excellent
    Dec. 2016
    10.0

    Great value for money in London

    This hotel offers a welcome change from the big American chain hotels. Although it is part of an Indian chain, it has managed to preserve an old world charm. The Christmas tree in the lobby along with all the comfy couches and the Elle lovely courtyard made it feel very cozy and comfortable.

    The bathrooms could be a bit bigger but this seems to be a common problem with London hotels in general.

  • Okay
    Sep. 2016
    6.0

    Not so cozy ....but just an acceptable room throug

    The hotel was sold out so the room they gave us through Kayak was not so good, a bit tarnished and with warning signs everywhere, We stayed in better rooms in this hotel in the past. They used to give us welcome notes and a fruit basket to thank us for coming back But, this time, no note, not a great room, as if they were indifferent because we had booked through Kayak (with which they are not partner). It was not possible to change for a better room for 4 days. Then, a wonderful attendant, Adriana moved us to a better room for an additional fee. So,we had s a better experience toward the end of the stay. I am a fan of the "free breakfast" which seem to attract a non-business crowd.... As a result, a loyal returning guests get a luck ward welcome.

  • Good
    Sep. 2015
    6.2

    Just location..

    Wonderful location.

    Room was not clean, bathroom had mold on walls, stains on carpet. Too noisy, could clearly hear people on room above walking & using restroom.

  • Excellent
    Jul. 2015
    9.4

    Very attentive and friendly staff. Great restaurants and Spa inside the hotel. Spacious and well equiped rooms. Great location close to Victoria station (ideal when you fly into Gatwick), in walking disctance from the tube, Westminster, St. James' park and Buckingham palace.

    First room we were given (#352) had a lot of noise from the subway passing underneath, despite the fact that we had explicitly asked for a quiet room! From the second night on we got a very quiet room.

  • Excellent
    Aug. 2014
    9.6

    Enjoyed our store and appreciated the beautiful court yard in the hotel as well as the complimentary breakfast. Having stayed at multiple hotels in London, this one was the best value

  • Excellent
    Feb. 2014
    9.3

    Location location location staff was well I tune with my needs (where to go what to do) and they were very attentive to making my stay comfortable

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Overview

Opened in 1902, St. James’ Court, A Taj Hotel, London has retained its historic charm over the decades thanks to outstanding hospitality and a thoroughly discreet yet central location. The hotel was once frequented by guests of Buckingham Palace, and today the dedicated staff work to deliver a royal experience for all who pass through. Amenities and Services The rooms in this Taj hotel alternate between quintessentially English (ask for a "Classic" room) and ultimately contemporary (in all "Executive" rooms and suites). All guestrooms offer views over either Westminster or the St. James’ Courtyard. This one-of-a-kind courtyard, with a magnificent central fountain, is a draw for all travelers, but particularly those looking to host a sophisticated function. The hotel is fully equipped for conferences and banquets and boasts the UK’s only publicly available Telepresence facility. A wellness and fitness center on-site provide a gateway to health and relaxation. And both visitors and residents of London alike flock to the St. James’ Court Hotel’s Michelin-starred restaurant, Quilon. Attractions The St. James’ Court, A Taj Hotel, London is centrally located; guests can walk to popular sights including Buckingham Palace, St. James’ Park, Westminster Cathedral, and iconic Big Ben. Surrounded by the shops and restaurants of the elegant, historic Mayfair district, St. James’ Court offers a luxurious home base for touring the best of central London.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Spa

8.7 Excellent

Based on 11,196 reviews

9.7

Location

9.0

Service

6.1

WiFi

5.6

Value for money

Things to know

  • Professional service
  • Friendly service
  • Wonderful sightseeing

Check in

14:00

Check out

12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Parking
Fitness centre
Free Wi-Fi
Increased accessibility
Business centre
Concierge service
Currency exchange on-site
Gift shop
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
Spa
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Express check out
Air-Conditioned
24 Hour Front Desk
Safe
Storage available
Terrace/Patio
Lift
Massage
Laundry facilities
No smoking
Beauty salon
Hairdryer
Cable or satellite TV
Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
Internet (surcharge)
Pets not allowed
Grill
Rooftop

Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Buckingham Palace 401 m
  • St James's Palace 0.7 km
  • Churchill War Rooms 0.7 km
  • Westminster Abbey 0.7 km
  • Palace of Westminster 0.9 km
  • Big Ben 0.9 km

About the neighbourhood

Westminster is known for: touristy, political epicenter, royalty

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