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4.8 out of 5

"The property is beautiful and well maintained. Would recommend for business travelers with little time in London who still do some basic sightseeing. " More

By a verified traveler on Wed 12 Feb 2020

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Hotel Description

4-star spa hotel near Buckingham Palace

Heart of London

Within a 10-minute walk of this London City Centre hotel, you'll find Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey. Big Ben and Hyde Park are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Full-service spa, 24-hour fitness

A full-service spa, 2 restaurants, and a 24-hour gym are all featured at this smoke-free hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 17 conference rooms, business center, and valet parking. Enjoy the sauna and perks like free WiFi.

Classic Room, 1 Double Bed

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$287* Per night/room Aug 15 - Aug 16

Premium Room, 1 Double Bed

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Junior Suite, 1 King Bed (Classic)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Classic Studio Suite, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Premium Family Room, 1 King Bed and 1 Sofa Bed

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Premium Suite, 1 King Bed (Studio)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, London ratings based on 8 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, London

Everyone (1) Couples (2) Family (5)
5 out of 5
The property is beautiful and well maintained. Would recommend for business travelers with little time in London who still do some basic sightseeing.

Posted by on Feb 12, 2020

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5 out of 5
We arrived early in am from an overnight flight, and the staff was able to get us into our lovely suite, at 8;50 am. The breakfast buffet was not only plentiful, varied and tasty, but it ran from 06:00 - 10;00 daily!

Posted by on Dec 15, 2019

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5 out of 5
friendliness of staff-excellent building-beautiful architecture

Posted by on Nov 1, 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on Oct 27, 2019

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5 out of 5
The Courtyard was so beautiful, we spent hours in the evening enjoying this. The staff was wonderful!! Great Breakfast, clean nice rooms.

Posted by on Oct 19, 2019

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4 out of 5
Lovely property, and good location for London sightseeing and shopping. Room wasn’t ready until 2 hours after our check-in time, and rather than being informed of this we were subjected to an endless parade of, “it will be another 20 minutes; can I bring you some tea?”: ideal strategy to turn a disappointing experience into an infuriating one. Staff tended to be more obsequious than actually helpful.

Posted by , from Chicago on Sep 28, 2019

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5 out of 5
We loved the location on a side street, minutes from all of the hustle and bustle of Buckingham Palace yet close to local eateries and walking distance to virtually everything. It appeared the hotel is under some renovation as our room hallway looked quite different than the other side of the building.

Posted by on Sep 4, 2019

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5 out of 5
Our stay was fabulous! The location was perfect, located in the center of action, within walking distance of so many places of interest and located near public transport for getting to sites farther away. The staff was very professional, very congenial, always attentive and helpful, and full of smiles. I have already recommended St. James Court to others.

Posted by , from London Visit on Aug 5, 2019

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About the St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, London

Location 54 Buckingham Gate, London, England SW1E 6AF

Property Features

St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, London offers its guests a full-service spa, a sauna, and a 24-hour fitness center. There are 2 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A business center and limo/town car service are available. There are 17 meeting rooms available. A library, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, London. For a fee, parking is available. This 4-star London hotel is smoke free.

  • 329 guestrooms or units
  • 8 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Library
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Bar or lounge

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Wired internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired internet access - surcharge

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Train station: London Victoria Station (0.8 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Metro station: St. James's Park Underground Station (0.2 km / 0.1 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, London offers 329 accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. LCD televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries. This London hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include offices, desks, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. Hypo-allergenic bedding and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Desk chair

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy English breakfast on weekdays from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

Quilon Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in Indian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. 1-star Michelin rating. Reservations are required.

Hamptons - This lobby lounge specializes in international cuisine and serves light fare only. Open daily.

TH@T51 - This restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Late night fare is available from room service (during limited hours).

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a sauna and a 24-hour fitness center.

Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility, or spa tub.

Spa Services

Jiva Spa has 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, sports massages, Swedish massages, and facials. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

The spa is open select days. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Number of treatment rooms 3
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facial treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Prenatal massage
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Minimum age to access spa is 16
  • Sports massage
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 50 per night.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges

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

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards

Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Eurocard, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Smoke detector
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Debit cards
  • Online penalty collection
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: GBP 50.00 per day

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for English breakfast: GBP 29 for adults and GBP 29 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: GBP 9.99 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: GBP 9.99 per day (rates may vary)
  • Secured valet parking fee: GBP 55.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 50 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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You should know

  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Certain facilities might have restricted access. For details, you can contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.