Rooms & Suites

City single

  • 16 sq. m
  • 1 Adult
  • 1 Bed

City single rooms have custom-designed beds with a cocooning, wrap-around headboard and hand-made, pocket-sprung mattresses. The rooms have been meticulously designed to maximise the available space, and offer clever storage and beautiful bathrooms; finishing touches include custom-designed carpet, monogrammed cushions and specially commissioned artwork. Ideal for the business traveller or for a short break in London.

  • 16 sq. m
  • 1 Adult
  • 1 Bed

City single rooms have custom-designed beds with a cocooning, wrap-around headboard and hand-made, pocket-sprung mattresses. The rooms have been meticulously designed to maximise the available space, and offer clever storage and beautiful bathrooms; finishing touches include custom-designed carpet, monogrammed cushions and specially commissioned artwork. Ideal for the business traveller or for a short break in London.

In this room, you’ll find…

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Mini fridge: fresh milk, still and sparkling water free of charge
  • Perfumer’s Story bathroom amenities
  • Smart TV
  • Tea and fresh coffee
  • Tuck box of treats
  • Virtual newsagent: download magazines and newspapers free of charge

Room Details

BedsRoom SizeOccupancy
1 single bed (110 x 200 cm)16 sq. m1 adult

Number of beds: ?

Number of beds

1 Single Bed

Max occupancy: 1 adult

Typical bed size: 90 cm x 190 cm or 35 in x 75 in


2 Single Bed

Max occupancy: 2 adult

Typical bed size: 90 cm x 190 cm or 35 in x 75 in


1 Double Beds

Max occupancy: 2 adult

Typical bed size: 135 cm x 190 cm or 53 in x 75 in


2 Double Beds

Max occupancy: 4 adult

Typical bed size: 135 cm x 190 cm or 53 in x 75 in


Family of 3

Max occupancy: 2 adult & 1 child under 12

Typical double bed size: 135 cm x 190 cm or 53 in x 75 in

Typical single bed size: 90 cm x 190 cm or 35 in x 75 in


Family of 4

Max occupancy: 2 adult & 2 child under 12

Typical double bed size: 135 cm x 190 cm or 53 in x 75 in

Typical single bed size: 90 cm x 190 cm or 35 in x 75 in

Guest room

  • 19 sq. m
  • 1-2 Adults
  • 1 Bed

Guest rooms at The Principal London offer a double bed, custom-made for PRINCIPAL. The bedrooms have been thoughtfully laid out to provide a practical work desk and accent lighting alongside touches of luxury, from the rich colour palette and 300 thread-count bed linen to a unique collaboration with The Perfumer’s Story for the bathroom amenities.

  • 19 sq. m
  • 1-2 Adults
  • 1 Bed

Guest rooms at The Principal London offer a double bed, custom-made for PRINCIPAL. The bedrooms have been thoughtfully laid out to provide a practical work desk and accent lighting alongside touches of luxury, from the rich colour palette and 300 thread-count bed linen to a unique collaboration with The Perfumer’s Story for the bathroom amenities.

In this room, you’ll find…

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Mini fridge: fresh milk, still and sparkling water free of charge
  • Perfumer’s Story bathroom amenities
  • Smart TV
  • Tea and fresh coffee
  • Tuck box of treats
  • Virtual newsagent: download magazines and newspapers free of charge

Room Details

BedsRoom SizeOccupancy
1 double bed (135 x 200 cm)19 sq. m2 adults

Number of beds

Superior room

  • 22 sq. m
  • 1-2 Adults
  • 1-2 Beds

Superior rooms provide additional space to our Guest rooms and are ideal for longer stays or as an affordable upgrade. Tara Bernerd & Partners have designed the interiors to reflect the heritage of the building and to make the most of period details. Features include specially commissioned artwork, a curated selection of books, as well as beautiful bed linen and big fluffy bathrobes.

  • 22 sq. m
  • 1-2 Adults
  • 1-2 Beds

Superior rooms provide additional space to our Guest rooms and are ideal for longer stays or as an affordable upgrade. Tara Bernerd & Partners have designed the interiors to reflect the heritage of the building and to make the most of period details. Features include specially commissioned artwork, a curated selection of books, as well as beautiful bed linen and big fluffy bathrobes.

In this room, you’ll find…

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Mini fridge: fresh milk, still and sparkling water free of charge
  • Perfumer’s Story bathroom amenities
  • Smart TV
  • Tea and fresh coffee
  • Tuck box of treats
  • Virtual newsagent: download magazines and newspapers free of charge

Room Details

BedsRoom SizeOccupancy
1 king bed (160 x 200cm)22 sq. m2 adults
2 double beds (135 x 200cm)24 sq. m2 adults and 2 children

Number of beds

Deluxe room

  • 23 sq. m
  • 1-2 Adults
  • 1-2 Beds

Deluxe bedrooms all overlook the gardens in Russell Square and are some of the best rooms in the house. Guests enjoy all of the design features they would find in a Superior room, along with an enhanced list of amenities. Deluxe double doubles (33 sq. m) have two double beds and have lots of light as all of them face out to views of London. They make ideal family rooms with bags of space and beds so comfortable that even the kids might want a lie-in.

  • 23 sq. m
  • 1-2 Adults
  • 1-2 Beds

Deluxe bedrooms all overlook the gardens in Russell Square and are some of the best rooms in the house. Guests enjoy all of the design features they would find in a Superior room, along with an enhanced list of amenities. Deluxe double doubles (33 sq. m) have two double beds and have lots of light as all of them face out to views of London. They make ideal family rooms with bags of space and beds so comfortable that even the kids might want a lie-in.

In this room, you’ll find…

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Mini fridge: fresh milk, still and sparkling water free of charge
  • Perfumer’s Story bathroom amenities
  • Smart TV
  • Tea and fresh coffee
  • Tuck box of treats
  • Virtual newsagent: download magazines and newspapers free of charge

Room Details

BedsRoom SizeOccupancy
1 king bed (160 x 200 cm)23 sq. m2 adults
2 double beds (135 x 200 cm)33 sq. m2 adults and 2 children

Number of beds

Junior Suite

  • 43 sq. m
  • 1-2 Adults
  • 1 Bed

These are generous, open-plan rooms with a sofa and space to stretch out and relax. They include hand-made, pocket-sprung king mattresses made in the UK especially for Principal and thoughtful touches such as Penguin clothbound classic books, a Nespresso coffee-maker, an enhanced offering in the mini bar, and a 70ml bathroom toiletries by The Perfumer’s Story. The ceramic-and-marble bathrooms offer a mix of walk-in shower stalls and roll-top baths.

  • 43 sq. m
  • 1-2 Adults
  • 1 Bed

These are generous, open-plan rooms with a sofa and space to stretch out and relax. They include hand-made, pocket-sprung king mattresses made in the UK especially for Principal and thoughtful touches such as Penguin clothbound classic books, a Nespresso coffee-maker, an enhanced offering in the mini bar, and a 70ml bathroom toiletries by The Perfumer’s Story. The ceramic-and-marble bathrooms offer a mix of walk-in shower stalls and roll-top baths.

In this room, you’ll find…

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Mini fridge: fresh milk, still and sparkling water free of charge
  • Perfumer’s Story bathroom amenities
  • Smart TV
  • Tea and fresh coffee
  • Tuck box of treats
  • Virtual newsagent: download magazines and newspapers free of charge

Room Details

BedRoom SizeOccupancy
1 super king bed (180 x 200 cm)43 sq. m2 adults

Number of beds

Signature Suite

  • 46 sq. m
  • 1-2 Adults
  • 1 Bed

Our one-bedroom Signature suites include separate, self-contained living rooms with a sofa, chairs and coffee table and ornamental fireplace; flat-screen televisions in both the living room and bedroom; fresh flowers; magazines and a small, carefully selected library of books, award-winning music systems by Ruark, as well as fully stocked minibars and a personalised welcome amenity on arrival. Bathrooms are generous, both in terms of their size and the quality of finishes, and include toiletries by The Perfumer’s Story.

  • 46 sq. m
  • 1-2 Adults
  • 1 Bed

Our one-bedroom Signature suites include separate, self-contained living rooms with a sofa, chairs and coffee table and ornamental fireplace; flat-screen televisions in both the living room and bedroom; fresh flowers; magazines and a small, carefully selected library of books, award-winning music systems by Ruark, as well as fully stocked minibars and a personalised welcome amenity on arrival. Bathrooms are generous, both in terms of their size and the quality of finishes, and include toiletries by The Perfumer’s Story.

In this room, you’ll find…

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Mini fridge: fresh milk, still and sparkling water free of charge
  • Perfumer’s Story bathroom amenities
  • Smart TV
  • Tea and fresh coffee
  • Tuck box of treats
  • Virtual newsagent: download magazines and newspapers free of charge

Room Details

BedsRoom SizeOccupancy
1 super king bed (180 x 200 cm)46 sq. m2

Number of beds: ?

1 Single Bed * Max occupancy: 1 adult * Typical bed size: 90 cm x 190 cm or 35 in x 75 in 2 Single Beds * Max occupancy: 2 adults * Typical bed size: 90 cm x 190 cm or 35 in x 75 in 1 Double Bed * Max occupancy: 2 adults * Typical bed size: 135 cm x 190 cm or 53 in x 75 in 2 Double Beds * Max occupancy: 4 adults * Typical bed size: 135 cm x 190 cm or 53 in x 75 in Family of 3 * Max occupancy: 2 adults & 1 child under 12 * Typical double bed size: 90 cm x 190 cm or 35 in x 75 in * Typical single bed size: 90 cm x 190 cm or 35 in x 75 in Family of 4 * Max occupancy: 2 adults & 2 children under 12 * Typical double bed size: 90 cm x 190 cm or 35 in x 75 in * Typical single bed size: 90 cm x 190 cm or 35 in x 75 in

Corner Suite

  • 68 sq. m
  • 1-2 Adults
  • 1 Bed

Take a tour

These are among the most distinctive and desirable rooms in the hotel, and occupy corners of the building so they are flooded with natural daylight.  The living-rooms include big sofas with coffee tables and art books; multi-channel, flat-screen televisions above the fireplace; small dining table and chairs; a cocktail cabinet and complimentary mini bar; and a walk-through wardrobe.  In the bedroom, king-size four-poster beds look out to roll-top baths which sit within a raised corner alcove of the room, surrounded by shuttered windows.

  • 68 sq. m
  • 1-2 Adults
  • 1 Bed

Take a tour

These are among the most distinctive and desirable rooms in the hotel, and occupy corners of the building so they are flooded with natural daylight.  The living-rooms include big sofas with coffee tables and art books; multi-channel, flat-screen televisions above the fireplace; small dining table and chairs; a cocktail cabinet and complimentary mini bar; and a walk-through wardrobe.  In the bedroom, king-size four-poster beds look out to roll-top baths which sit within a raised corner alcove of the room, surrounded by shuttered windows.

In this room, you’ll find…

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Mini fridge: fresh milk, still and sparkling water free of charge
  • Perfumer’s Story bathroom amenities
  • Smart TV
  • Tea and fresh coffee
  • Tuck box of treats
  • Virtual newsagent: download magazines and newspapers free of charge

Room Details

BedsRoom SizeOccupancy
1 super king bed (180 x 200 cm)68 sq. m2

Number of beds: ?

1 Single Bed * Max occupancy: 1 adult * Typical bed size: 90 cm x 190 cm or 35 in x 75 in 2 Single Beds * Max occupancy: 2 adults * Typical bed size: 90 cm x 190 cm or 35 in x 75 in 1 Double Bed * Max occupancy: 2 adults * Typical bed size: 135 cm x 190 cm or 53 in x 75 in 2 Double Beds * Max occupancy: 4 adults * Typical bed size: 135 cm x 190 cm or 53 in x 75 in Family of 3 * Max occupancy: 2 adults & 1 child under 12 * Typical double bed size: 90 cm x 190 cm or 35 in x 75 in * Typical single bed size: 90 cm x 190 cm or 35 in x 75 in Family of 4 * Max occupancy: 2 adults & 2 children under 12 * Typical double bed size: 90 cm x 190 cm or 35 in x 75 in * Typical single bed size: 90 cm x 190 cm or 35 in x 75 in

1-8 Russell Square, London WC1B 5BE

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