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The May Fair Hotel

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I stayed at The Mayfair Hotel on Saturday night. I arrived earlier than expected in the afternoon and was met by a very attentive doorman who escorted me to the reception desk, A very competent and extremely smart young lady took over from there and check in was avery smooth procedure as my room wasn't ready I was awaiting my... More 

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Swindon, Wiltshire
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We have stayed her 3/4 times previously in nice rooms. So we have checked in today cost £310 including breakfast. Reduced from £500!!! The first room was tired, worn and blinds hanging all lopsided. So we went back to reception and complained. So we were escorted to room 810. Again very well worn but smelt better. The view if you... More 

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Thank MammaD_9
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

upon arrival, check in was fast and the staff member was extremely friendly! the room sizes were good and the bathrooms were exceptionally great! the only downfall was you can hear a lot of noise going on outside the room which disturbed our sleep two nights in a row.. other then that, I would stay here again!

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Thank MinhalNaseer
Rotherham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great stay! Friendly staff … Clean room … Great restaurants … Fabulous smoking room … Excellent facilities all round … would definitely visit the hotel again, especially at this time of year … Keep up the good work!

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Thank _juliejoyrose
BothoStein1, Senior Lobby and Guest Relations Manager at The May Fair Hotel, responded to this review

Dear _juliejoyrose, Thank you so much for your 5* review and so pleased that you enjoyed you time with us, I do hope that we can welcome you back to The May Fair very soon. Kind regards Daniele Chimera Senior Lobby and Guest Relations Manager More 

Torquay, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We came up for a couple of nights to enjoy the christmas lights and take in some shopping. We have never stayed at the May Fair before though when travelling to Manchester we always stay at the Edwardian Radisson Blu. The hotel is perfectly located for London and great shopping. Everything you need is mostly in Walking Distance. The Hotel... More 

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Thank Julie P
BothoStein1, Senior Lobby and Guest Relations Manager at The May Fair Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Julie P, Thank you so much for taking the time to share you May Fair experience with other travellers and I do hope you will choose us again next time you visit London. Kind regards Daniele Chimera Senior Lobby and Guest Relations Manager More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Fantastic from the moment we arrived at the front door untill the second we left. Brilliant staff, reasonable prices and superb quality of food. Location was outstanding with access to everything easily, look forward to staying again.

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Thank Claire T
BothoStein1, Senior Lobby and Guest Relations Manager at The May Fair Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Claire T, Thank you so much for choosing to stay at The May Fair and for your Five Star Review! We are very pleased to hear that your stay was Superb, enjoyed the location and our hospitality. We really look forward to welcome you back soon! Kindest Regards Daniele Chimera Senior Lobby and Guest Relations Manager More 

Camberley
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

i treated my partner and I on my birthday by spending 3 nights in a suite at this hotel. and i really have no bad words to say about it, i was surprised with chocolate strawberries with a chocolate happy birthday, the staff were fantastic, great hosts and answered every annoying question i could ask! the food is immaculate with... More 

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BothoStein1, Senior Reception and Guest Relations Manager at The May Fair Hotel, responded to this review

Dear W3611PJalexl, Thank you so much for choosing The May Fair Hotel to celebrate your birthday. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We very much look forward to welcome you back again soon, maybe for your next special occasion. Kindest Regards, Daniele Chimera Senior Reception and Guest Relations Manager More 

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel has a perfect location and good service. Is a block away From the underground and walking distance from Buckingham Palace. Breakfast is great!! As well as the bar un the hotel. I Would definetly go back!!

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BothoStein1, Senior Reception and Guest Relations Manager at The May Fair Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Alejandra K, Thank you very much for your 5* star review. I am very happy to hear that the location and our facilities were up to your satisfaction. We wish to welcome you back in the nearest future. Warmest Wishes, Daniele Chimera Senior Reception and Guest Relations Manager More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The May Fair gang must work very hard at making it all feel so effortless. I felt genuinely welcome from the minute I dropped my bags in that morning, through checking in later and changing for dinner. I returned late to a very comfortable bed and enjoyed a fabulous breakfast of a "poached duck egg, smoked streaky bacon, Cumberland sausage,... More 

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BothoStein1, Senior Lobby and Guest Relations Manager at The May Fair Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Peter L, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your valuable feedback. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and the breakfast in the May Fair Kitchen. I have shared your positive feedback with the rest of the team. We look forward to welcome you back in the near future. Kindest Regards, Daniele... More 

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Staying in Mayfair

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Mayfair
Set beside some of London's best parks and home to world-class galleries, luxurious hotels, and famed thoroughfares, the ultra upscale Mayfair is one of London's most exclusive haunts. Here the shopping is haute, the dining is exquisite, and the nightlife is vibrant. A casual stroll through the area’s chic streets will reveal that Michelin stars and chauffeured cars are practically the norm here. Even if you're on a tight budget, this exceptionally well connected swath of Central London is worth exploring, if only for the chance to take a peak at the goings on of upper crust English society.
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
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May Fair Bar
May Fair Bar
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The luxurious May Fair Hotel is located in sophisticated Mayfair, resurgent again as London's true luxury quarter. The May Fair puts you in a peaceful spot right in the heart of the West End, between all the great parks, theatres, galleries and attractions of London and with direct underground links to Canary Wharf. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The May Fair Hotel

Address: Stratton Street, London W1J 8LT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Mayfair
Price Range: $354 - $837 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The May Fair Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 406
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Also Known As:
May Fair London
Mayfair Hotel London
May Fair Hotel London
Hotel Style:
#3 Casino Hotel in London
#45 Spa Hotel in London
#108 Business Hotel in London
#126 Family Hotel in London
#147 Luxury Hotel in London
#150 Romantic Hotel in London
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