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This stunning boutique-style hotel overlooks Buckingham Palace and its mews, and provides exceptional comfort and personal service where no request is too large, no detail too small.

The deluxe Rubens is a short walk from Victoria train, Underground and bus stations, and is ideal for Victoria Palace Theatre and Victoria Apollo Theatre. A short walk away are Westminster, Green Park and Shaftesbury Avenue.

Each room at Rubens has thoughtful extras as well as homely comforts, while the glass-panelled lounge offers fantastic views of the pageantry and Royal occasions. The English Grill restaurant offers a la carte dining, featuring a contemporary brasserie-style menu, including salads, main courses, steaks, desserts and signature dishes. The Palace Lounge offers drinks and snacks, as well as afternoon tea, overlooking the Royal Mews.

Victoria Underground Station, and the shops and amenities of Victoria Square can be reached in 5 minutes' walk from the hotel.

This is our guests' favourite part of London, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

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Situated in the real heart of London, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

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Continental, Full English/Irish

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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Superior King Room
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Classic Double Room
  • 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Royal Double Room
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Junior Suite
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Executive King Room
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Executive King Suite
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Max adults: 4. Max children: 3
Master Suite
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Royal Mews View King Room
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Max adults: 4. Max children: 3
Family Suite
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Executive Single
  • 1 single bed
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Superior Twin Room
  • 2 single beds
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Royal Themed King Room
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  • Is there a kettle and cups in the room

    There are complimentary Tea and Coffee facilities in all our rooms, as well as complimentary water on arrival.


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    Asked about: Cosy Double • Answered on 18 June 2020
  • how many beds are in the family suite as it states one large double bed but it says its suitable for 4 people.

    there is one king sized bed along with a sofa bed and an option of a rollaway or day bed. This room is best suited to 2 adults and 2 children. We also have interconnecting options if more space is required


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    Asked about: Family Suite • Answered on 9 October 2020
  • Hi there at Rubens at the Palace- just wondering if your hotel offers Christmas Lunch or dinner on Christmas day- thank you

    I am pleased to confirm we offer both services both for in house guests and external guests.


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    Answered on 18 June 2020
  • How much is the surcharge for a small dog in a classic double room?

    we do not charge any additional fees , however we ask you reserve a superior king room or above. For more details, please telephone us.


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    Asked about: Classic Double Room • Answered on 18 June 2020
  • Good Afternoon, Does your breakfast menu cater for Vegans. If so what are the choices? Kind regards Russell

    Good evening, Thank you for your interest in The Rubens at the Palace! Absolutely we cater for all dietary requirements and have a variety of options for vegans for breakfast as well as in all our restaurants and bars.


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    Answered on 14 December 2020
  • We have booked two class double rooms. Can these be set up as twin beds please? Thank you.

    Dear Sir / Ma'am, Thank you for your question. Please be advised that our Classic Double Rooms, cannot be twinned. Kindly email us on reservations@redcarnationhotels.com to discuss further. Many Thanks, Reservations Team


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    Answered on 17 October 2021
  • Is there a pool or gym?

    We offer all our guests complimentary access to a nearby fitness centre.


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    Answered on 18 June 2020
  • What view from the window please

    Good afternoon, The view from a superior twin rooms are either internal or to rear facing to nearby offices. If you wish to have a Royal Mews Double. We suggest booking a royal mews king and request to be twinned. Kind regards, Reservations Team


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    Asked about: Superior Twin Room • Answered on 2 November 2021
  • Can we do early check in on Dec 19? We arrive at Heathrow 10 am. Do you have room service?

    You can add early check in to your reservation at £100.00 , we offer a 24h room service


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    Answered on 18 June 2020
  • Are all the restaurants open during the week yet? Last time I stayed only the bar and the restaurant / bistro next door were open

    Hi there, Our opening times vary for all restaurants throughout the week. Please check our website https://rubenshotel.com/dining-and-drinks for information regarding each bar and restaurant. Rubens at the Palace Team


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    Answered on 9 November 2021
  • Are personal laundry services available?

    We are pleased to offer both laundry as well as dry cleaning services whilst you are staying with us, prices are available at the hotel


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    Answered on 18 June 2020
  • Hi. Do you have twin rooms (2 seperate beds)?

    Our Superior Twin Rooms is our category that can specifically have two single beds for guests that require this. However, we can also arrange twin beds in several of our other categories, please do not hesitate to contact us directly for assistance.


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    Answered on 12 November 2021
  • is breakfast complimentary

    Our Fantastic Breakfast is available at The cost of £25.00 per person per night, this can be reserved as part of a package or added seperately


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    Answered on 18 June 2020
  • How far is it to walk from your hotel to The Connaught

    The Connaught hotel is about 20 minutes walk from us, or a short 5 minute taxi journey


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    Answered on 18 June 2020
  • Is champagne complimentary?

    We do not offer complimentary champagne, however if you book a suite you will receive a glass of champagne at check in.


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    Asked about: Royal Mews View Classic Double • Answered on 18 June 2020
  • Are you near trafalgar Square etc

    We are located in Victoria, opposite Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar square is a short journey away or a 25 minute walk


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    Asked about: Classic Double Room • Answered on 18 June 2020
  • Are you able to park our car for us ?

    We do offer valet parking at £63 per 24 hours. Simply drive up to the front of the hotel and our Concierge will park your car.


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    Answered on 4 November 2021
  • Do any rooms overlook Buckingham palace.

    I can confirm that we have some selected rooms that do, which are called our 'Royal Mews view' rooms. This room type will guarantee a view of the mews


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    Answered on 12 January 2021
  • How much is the surcharge for a small dog?

    We do not charge any additional fees , however we ask you reserve a superior king room or above. For more details, please telephone us.


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    Answered on 18 June 2020
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • St James Theatre
    0.1 miles
  • Victoria Palace Theatre
    0.1 miles
  • Apollo Victoria Theatre
    0.2 miles
  • Buckingham Palace
    0.2 miles
  • Green Park
    0.3 miles
  • Westminster Cathedral
    0.3 miles
  • Lancaster House
    0.4 miles
  • Apsley House
    0.4 miles
Top attractions
  • St James's Park
    0.5 miles
  • Churchill War Rooms
    0.7 miles
  • Houses of Parliament
    0.8 miles
  • Big Ben
    0.8 miles
  • Piccadilly Circus
    0.9 miles
  • Trafalgar Square
    1 miles
  • London Eye
    1.1 miles
  • Tower of London
    3 miles
  • O2 Arena
    6.3 miles
  • Wembley Stadium
    7.1 miles
Public transport
  • Train Victoria Train Station
    0.2 miles
  • Metro Victoria Underground Station
    0.2 miles
Closest airports
  • London City Airport
    8.3 miles
  • London Heathrow Airport
    13.4 miles
  • London Gatwick Airport
    23.5 miles
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2 restaurants on site

    The English Grill

    Cuisine: British

    Open for: Breakfast, Dinner

    The Curry Room

    Cuisine: Indian

    Open for: Dinner

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Facilities of Rubens At The Palace Great facilities! Review score, 8.7
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
Food & Drink
  • Chocolate or cookies Additional charge
  • Fruits Additional charge
  • Bottle of water
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Kid meals Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Transport
  • Public transport tickets Additional charge
Reception services
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Babysitting/child services Additional charge
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Business centre
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
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