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The Dorchester

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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

I spend 200 days of the year traveling the world and staying in some of the best hotels out there. 20 years on I have found the hotel that towers above all others when it comes to service. They anticipate your needs precisely and deliver...More

Thank Trueblue2x07
Response from Roland_Fasel, General Manager at The DorchesterResponded 15 July 2015

Dear Trueblue2x07, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to The Dorchester. I am delighted to read your kind words on our amenities, rooms and Hyde Park location. It is also wonderful to learn that you found the service to be...More

Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

Definitely not cheap, but a once in a lifetime splurge for us regular people. Tasteful rooms and beyond courteous staff. If someone in London asks where you're staying, mention The Dorchester and you get excellent service (London cabbies too) ! LolMore

Thank saberex
Response from Roland_Fasel, General Manager at The DorchesterResponded 9 July 2015

Dear saberex, Thank you for reviewing your recent stay at The Dorchester. I am delighted to learn that our courteous service and luxurious rooms provided a wonderful setting to your visit. Rest assured that I will share your thoughts with the team who will be...More

Reviewed 5 July 2015

As you would expect from this type of establishment. Very lavish and well presented reception area. Floral displays magnificent. The little touches were wonderful throughout the Hotel. The dining room was lovely, food very good. Staff kind, helpful and eager to please and speak to...More

Thank EX33Sharon
Response from Roland_Fasel, General Manager at The DorchesterResponded 6 July 2015

Dear EX33Sharon, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at The Dorchester. I’m delighted to know that all aspects of your stay lived up to your expectations and in particular that you praise our team for being ‘kind, helpful and eager...More

Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

I stayed in this beautiful hotel for two nights and can not praise it or the staff more highly. I was looked after incredibly well, with plenty of smiles and made so welcome it was hard to leave. The promenade and the staff working there...More

Thank DebCra
Response from Roland_Fasel, General Manager at The DorchesterResponded 6 July 2015

Dear DebCra, Thank you for your wonderful review of The Dorchester. It gives me great pleasure to read that you felt incredibly well looked after and rest assured I will share your comments with the team who take great pride in providing a first class...More

Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Every year at Christmas to do our Christmas shopping my Mum and I go to London for what we call Paddington day. It's our yearly Mum & Daughter tradition - very special. We book the best London has to offer. This particular year Dec 2014...More

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Response from Roland_Fasel, General Manager at The DorchesterResponded 3 July 2015

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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$489 - US$1,195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#24 Spa Hotel in London
#37 Romantic Hotel in London
#43 Family Hotel in London
#53 Luxury Hotel in London
#64 Business Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$489 - US$1,195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#24 Spa Hotel in London
#37 Romantic Hotel in London
#43 Family Hotel in London
#53 Luxury Hotel in London
#64 Business Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Nearby
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
...More
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14 November 2017|
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Response from sainbasha | Reviewed this property |
As a standard rule, they do not. However, we asked at the reception and they sent us a kettle and tea/coffee stuff to our room, complimentary, till we stayed with them. I like to have a cup as soon as i wake up, so this was... More
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Salman K
31 December 2016|
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Response from KIWP131313 | Reviewed this property |
Contact The Dorchester and ask.
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John P
29 December 2016|
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Response from Ian S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply. My understanding is that The Dorchester do not allow dogs to stay.
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"Like all hotels on Park lane the view of Hyde Park is beautiful, but the view of Mayfair is not really pretty."
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"Avoid rooms on a park lane if you prefer quiet"
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