Sofitel London St. James

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Overview
Sofitel St James  has an ideal location in central London on the corner of Waterloo Place and Pall Mall, between Buckingham Palace and Trafalgar Square, and within minutes of Piccadilly Circus, the Theatre district and West End. This elegant hotel features an award winning French brasserie, a refined and comfortable bar and a beautiful lounge/tea room.
 
Location: Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus, Buckingham Palace
Subway: Piccadilly Circus

tripadvisor Traveler Reviews
  • Julie P : Sheffield, United Kingdom
A Christmassy feel, helpful staff, great room

We were greeted warmly, our room was ready and spacious. I do love a separate bath and shower! Lunch in the Balcony was OK, we were not thrilled having to wait over 40 mins for our Tomahawk steak, especially as the chips were luke warm.Breakfast was better with staff we have seen on previous visits remembering us and stopping for a quick chat.The room was lovely (as always!) with such a comfy bed.

  • Leejane184 : Suffolk, United Kingdom
Let down

Front of house very polite and helpful. Don't order drinks at the bar as you get charged 12% just for the barman to bring your drinks to the table!!! Which we weren't told about till we signed for the bill. We ordered our drinks at the bar sat down and waited over 20minutes and still no drinks had to chase them up and we still got charged 12% for that service or lack of it!!!! We felt as though we were treated diffrent as we were not in formal attire, as everyone else got a nibbles tray olives etc with their drinks and we got 3 macaroons! We were still paying guests the same as everyone else so expect to get treated the same. We didn't have breakfast the next morning as didn't want to feel uncomfortable and be treated the same as the night before.the location was perfect 10 mins walk to the theatre and 10mins away from trafalgar and 10 mins away from the nearest tube. Would stay again as location perfect,but if get treated the same as last time will not be happy and will probley not use any of the facilities. The mini bar was VERY confusing as some people are not used to having one in the room(. But yes expect one here for the price of the room) but as people like me take a bottle out of the fridge to see what the drink is then read the SMALL writing on the side of the door which says when you take a bottle out of the fridge it has a sensor on it and that drink gets automatically charged to your room😡!!!! Luckily my hubby shouted put it back which I did straight away and wasn't charged.what happened to trusting people to be honest to say what they have drunk,for the amount you pay for the night to stay,the hotel have your card details so if your not honest they can then charge you. Express check out a great idea very quick.

  • katie8484 : ireland
Excellent stay

My first experience of the Sofitel and it definitely won't be my last, fantastic hotel. My room was well appointed and spacious. Staff were attentive and very pleasant. Breakfast was great, I just stuck to what I always have, however the selection was endless. Looking forward to my next visit already

  • Todd T : Elmhurst
Sofitel is such a pleasure

I stay at many places in London but I always come back to the Sofitel St James. The staff are such a pleasure, they respond quickly to your every request. The rooms are modern, large and classy. Free WiFi, comfortable bedding and pillows, the best rainfall shower in the city!The area is quiet yet right in the heart of Trafalgar Square, Regent St, 10'minutes walk from the theater district. There's a Tesco, Pret and cinema right up the street. The food in the hotel is very good as well.It's my favorite place to stay when I'm in town for a week or more or for just a few days.

  • melbournian202 : Greater Melbourne, Australia
Great location - superb service

Charming property in an excellent location. But its the service and friendly staff that make this hotel exceptional! I look forward to the opportunity of staying there again. I would certainly recommend this hotel to anyone who is looking for somewhere special to stay in London.

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  • Hotel transfers for packages with WestJet to USA (with exception to Honolulu)
  • Hotel transfers for packages to Europe
  • Items of a personal nature

  • 186 rooms
  • 1 restaurant (French cuisine)
  • 1 bar
  • Fitness Centre
  • Meeting facilities
  • Business centre
  • Internet station
  • Massages available
  • Parking
  • Spa
  • Room service
  • Laundry services
  • Currency Exchange Desk
Superior Room includes:
  • 1 queen bed
  • 1 full bathroom
  • Telephone with voice mail
  • Air conditioning
  • Cable and satellite television
  • Hairdryer
  • Clock radio
  • Mini-bar
  • CD player
  • In-room safe
  • WiFi internet access
Deluxe Room includes same as above, but:
  • Slightly larger than the Superior Room
  • 1 king bed or 2 twin beds
Kids Stay Free - Applies to children 0-11 yrs when sharing with 2 full paying adults and using existing bedding. Special is available year-round. Maximum room occupancy restrictions apply.
Bonus - Breakfast included daily.

Early Booking Bonus - This hotel may offer early booking bonuses at certain times of the year. If early booking bonuses apply to your vacation, prices shown online have already been adjusted accordingly. Please inquire for complete details.

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  • Sofitel London St. James
    London,United Kingdom

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Sofitel London St James
6 Waterloo Place, London SW1Y 4AN England

Some restaurants may be open for certain meals only and limited visits may apply. Reservations required and dress code in effect for a la carte restaurants. Time restrictions may apply for water sports.

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Photo identification and/or credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy. Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges upon check-in to fulfil.

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