Best Western Russell Hotel - Maidstone

136 Boxley Road, Maidstone, United Kingdom, ME14 2AE  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Russell Hotel - Maidstone

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour
Food/ Drinks

Restaurant

No pets allowed
Air conditioning

Overview

The lovely Best Western Russell Hotel is a great place in a shopping area of Maidstone. With accents of contemporary architecture, the hotel was built in 1860 and renovated in 2004.

This hotel is set in the center of Maidstone, just 6.8 km from Bluewater, Buckmore Park and Chartwell. A 20-minute walk to the center of Maidstone.

Best Western Russell Hotel can be reached in 35 minutes by car from London Southend airport.

Rooms

Best Western Russell Hotel offers 41 rooms fitted with a sofa, a work area, climate control and a trouser press for a comfortable stay in Maidstone. They have a modern interior.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant menu features French dishes.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

Guests can take advantage of a car park and a safe deposit box.

Relax

Active guests can make use of a fitness center and a gym offered on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   41.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Trouser press

Media

  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 1 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 1 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 2. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Best Western Russell Hotel - Maidstone Maidstone location
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Hotel Address:

136 Boxley Road, Maidstone, United Kingdom, ME14 2AE

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City Center
  • Maidstone
    1.8 km
Airports
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Parks
  • Whatman Park
    540 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    41

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

Popular areas

  • City Center1.7 km

Places of interest

  • Rianos2.1 km
  • Oakwood House Training & Conference Centre2.9 km
  • English Heritage: Kit's Coty and Little Kit's Coty House3.4 km

Amusement

  • Amf Bowling1.3 km
  • Montag Leisure Ltd1.5 km
  • Gala Clubs1.5 km
  • Suzy Q1.5 km
  • 147 Snooker Club1.6 km

Museums

  • Maidstone Museum And Bentlif Art Gallery1.2 km
  • Maidstone Museum & Art Gallery1.2 km

Parks

  • moat park1.9 km
  • Mote park2.4 km
  • Bearsted Green3.6 km
  • Bearsted woodland trust3.8 km

Theaters

  • Corn Exchange Complex1.4 km
  • Hazlitt Theatre1.4 km

Local attractions

  • Vinters Valley Nature Reserve1.5 km
    Lodge Road, Maidstone
  • White Horse Wood Country Park5.0 km
    Detling Hill, Maidstone
  • Teston Bridge Country Park6.9 km
    Teston Lane, Maidstone
  • Cobtree Manor Park3.1 km
    Forstal Road, Maidstone
  • Buckmore Park6.8 km
    Maidstone Road, Chatham

Near the hotel

  • Whatman Park540 m
    Off St Peters Street, Maidstone
  • Maidstone Museum & Bentlif Art Gallery1.3 km
    St. Faith's Street, Maidstone
  • Mote Park1.3 km
    Mote Avenue, Maidstone
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    41

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedMaidstoneBest Western Russell Hotel

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Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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Best Western Russell Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Russell Hotel

Average guest rating

7.0out of 10
Very good
Based on 52 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
9.5
Rooms
7.3
Service
6.7
Value
7.9

Guest reviews

  • Family with children
    9.2

    For our needs excellent choice - touring the area good access to local attractions of Kent. Close to Maidstone which has good choice of resturants if you do not wish to eat in the hotel. Our 2 night family visit to the area was for a Football Match at Gillingham, then to visit Dover Castle, Leeds Castle and Rochester. Ideal for that purpose. Staff very friendly and helpful.

    Nothing we did not like regarding Hotel.

  • Couple
    8.8

    we arrived ealy hours to be greeted by the nightman who was very helpful with the info for the hotel ie breakfast, morning alarm call , newspaper. room very clean and tidy

    morning alarm call was forgotten,would like to see a small drink's bar and have enough tea/coffee/milk for the evenings' in

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    Good Breakfast. Pleasant, helpful staff. Large bedroom.

    We partly booked this hotel because we thought it had an in-house gym. In fact, the gym facilities are in the middle of town.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    Quality and the frienly service and also the Nice teagarden

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    The price of the food, and the noise form other persons late at night and the early hours, with doors banging and people talking (started at about 0425hrs and lasted until 0540hrs).

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Great value for money , a most enjoyable weekend

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    service and staff extremley helpful and friendly food was very good.very near for leeds castle for a good day out.

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    Hotel staff were pleasant enough. Night porter at the door so you can return anytime you want. Great value for money and only just over a mile Into maidstone town.

    Like other people say the walls in this hotel are paper thin,heard most of what next door was doing VIA thumps,bumps and laughing. no lifts in the hotel.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    Fantastic meal in restaurant, Desserts a bit slow, but they rectified it by not charging and waitress was lovely

    Bed(Mattress a little uncomfortable) and could do with being replaced. other than that ok

  • Family with children
    5.8

    The staff were pleasant and helpful. The restaurant food was good. The beds comfortable.

    The hotel looks and feels rather tired and old fashioned. There are no lifts so carrying up the luggage was hard work. Our room and bathroom were also in need of a face lift. There was evidence of mould in the bathroom, otherwise the rooms were clean.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    I was impressed with the speed that a complaint was delt with,and put right without any fuss.

  • Single
    8.2

    The quality of the restaurant meals and breakfast was very good. Free wifi throughout the hotel was a great bonus.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    nice layout room reasonable and comfortable

    tricky location but got to grips with it in the end

  • Older travelers
    3.8

    The bar meal was ok.

    The plumbing was not working properly in the bathroom - shower barely a dribble and toilet cistern took half an hour to fill. When I reported it to the staff they just said thank you for telling us and did not even apologise or offer a reduction. The walls between rooms are thin and the couple in the next room were having a nasty argument at 2am which woke me up.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    It was a beautiful hotel the staff very polite and we really enjoyed our stay

How to reach hotel

hotel Best Western Russell Hotel - Maidstone Maidstone location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

136 Boxley Road, Maidstone, United Kingdom, ME14 2AE

Get directions
City Center
  • Maidstone
    1.8 km
Airports
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Parks
  • Whatman Park
    540 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    41

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedMaidstoneBest Western Russell Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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