The Principal London

The Principal London

This impressive luxury Hotel first opened in 1898 in Bloomsbury, London, and has both heritage features and contemporary interior design. Having undergone extensive renovation work, the Principal London opens in stages throughout the year with a full launch in September 2017.

There are 9 flexible event spaces, the grand Ballroom can accommodate up to 450 guests. Suitable for a range of corporate events and social celebrations. For overnight accommodation, there is a good choice of handsome bedrooms and suites with modern amenities. The sophisticated Palm Court Restaurant offers delicious food and Fitz’s Bar has superb cocktails. Burr & Co serves excellent coffee from morning till late evening.

Located in leafy, charming, Bloomsbury on Russell Square, with the Russell Square Tube station a minutes’ walk away. Euston and Kings Cross St Pancras Train stations with Eurostar connections are a 10-minute walk. London City Airport is just 9 miles away and London Heathrow Airport is 22 miles. Valet parking on request.

PLEASE NOTE THE HOTEL IS CLOSED FOR A MULTI-MILLION POUND REFURBISHMENT AND SCHEDULED TO RE-OPEN IN 2017.

Venue The Principal London
Capacity 450 guests
Address 1-8 Russell Square
Bloomsbury
London
Greater London
WC1B 5BE
Booking Enquiries 0845 862 6677
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Rooms & Event Spaces (7)

Wharncliffe Suite

Wharncliffe Suite

  • Max Capacity: 800
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    Stunning suite for conferences, gala dinners, awards ceremonies and much more.

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 800
    • Dinner & Dance: 280
    • Formal Dining: 340
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 75
    • Cabaret: 180
    • Theatre: 460
    • Classroom: 150
    • U-Shape: 60
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Woburn Suite

  • Max Capacity: 650
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    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 650
    • Dinner & Dance: 280
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 75
    • Cabaret: 180
    • Theatre: 460
    • Classroom: 150
    • U-Shape: 60
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Virginia Woolfs

  • Max Capacity: 100
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    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 100
    • Dinner & Dance: 50
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 30
    • Theatre: 80
    • U-Shape: 33
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Bedford Suite

  • Max Capacity: 80
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    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 80
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 40
    • Cabaret: 30
    • Theatre: 60
    • U-Shape: 30
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Bloomsbury

  • Max Capacity: 70
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    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 70
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 34
    • Cabaret: 40
    • Theatre: 60
    • Classroom: 30
    • U-Shape: 30
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Library

Library

  • Max Capacity: 60
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    Lovely space for training, meetings or dinners.

    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 60
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 25
    • Theatre: 50
    • Classroom: 20
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Richmond

  • Max Capacity: 15
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    Capacity

    • Max Capacity: 15
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 12
    • Cabaret: 12
    • Theatre: 15
    • Classroom: 8
    • U-Shape: 10
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Venue Features (10)

  • Disability Access
  • Local Public Transport
  • Wi-Fi Access
  • In-house Catering
  • AV Equipment
  • Leisure Facilities
  • Late Licence
  • Family / Children Friendly
  • Training Specialists
  • Music Licence