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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for afternoon tea and were very impressed. Tea is served in the small bar / sitting room area, which is small, cosy and intimate. You have a choice of two different afternoon teas, an Aunt Wilhemena (traditional with finger sandwiches) or a Wicked Uncle Seymour (more meaty with warm pork pie, scotch egg and sausage rolls as...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely, small quirky hotel. Superb location (right by Marble Arch and about a 20 minute walk from Paddington, which is much easier than taking the tube) and yet lovely and quiet. We could open the windows at night with no noise at all. The staff were very helpful on a couple of occasions which we appreciated. The...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The bar downstairs is very charming, quite calm and homely. They good have nibbles if you want to go there for an apero. The drinks are good, not too pricey for a hot in central London. The rose lemonade is amazing! A perfect place to have drinks before a dinner in nice restaurants of Seymour place.

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Melanie_Older, General Manager at The Zetter Townhouse, Marylebone, responded to this review

Dear Olympiadep, Many thanks for your recent review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit to our Hotel and bar. The drinks are very good (maybe i am slightly biased) but its always great to hear that other people think so too! We do hope you are able to visit us again soon. Warm Regards Melanie Older

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A hidden gem in the middle of London, it felt more like a private club than a hotel. Very friendly staff, we got upgraded at our arrival. The rooms are nicely decorated and very comfortable. We loved the super cozy bar as well. Would not hesitate to go back!

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Melanie_Older, General Manager at The Zetter Townhouse, Marylebone, responded to this review

Dear MiaGingi, Many thanks for the review here on tripadvisor. It means a lot to me and the team that guests take the time to write about us. All feedback is shared with the team and always helps when it comes to our training and development needs - that magical experience for all our guests is what we strive for....

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Very quirky hotel with an incredibly good location (just off Oxford street and very close to Marble Arch Station) and very reasonable sized rooms. As I love quirky – a side effect of spending lots of time in business hotels – the cosy, the atmosphere and sort of period decoration of the Zetter was perfect. My wife adored the coffee...

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Melanie_Older, General Manager at The Zetter Townhouse, Marylebone, responded to this review

Dear Christopher Thank you so much for taking the time to review us here on Tripadvisor. We really appreciate the feedback and i am delighted to hear that your stay was 'perfect'. That all important home from home experience is one we hope we achieve for all our guests so i thank you again and hope that you can come...

London
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Fun place to stay or have afternoon tea or a drink near Marble Arch. Open fire and charming service, popular and small so book. Lots of things to look at on the walls and around eg Chinese vases and old crockery on deep red walls. Noise level fairly high. Afternoon tea was excellent and a lot of it. But not...

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Melanie_Older, General Manager at The Zetter Townhouse, Marylebone, responded to this review

Dear Psyche21, Many thanks for your review. We appreciate hearing back from all our guests as we constantly strive for that ultimate guest experience....I am delighted you enjoyed visiting our Townhouse and sampled some of the wonderful food and drinks we have on offer. We hope you will come back again soon. Warm Regards Mel

Reviewed 5 January 2017

I'm a Londoner but now live in Sydney, I was meeting friends for dinner at the Berners Tavern (go!) and wanted a hotel relatively close to Great Portland St that wasn't the typical modern soul less fee as I am on holiday not businessl. I was really hoping for stepping through the door into a Sherlock Holmes era - and...

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Melanie_Older, General Manager at The Zetter Townhouse, Marylebone, responded to this review

Dear CJ C, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. Such a lovely review at that. It means a lot to myself and the team to receive such feedback as we constantly strive to manage our guests expectations and make sure they leave having had a truly magical experience. We sincerely hope...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Very satisfied with my recent four night stay at this hotel. I always start my stay in Marylebone when visiting London, but usually at the Mandeville. After reading the glowing reviews I decided to give the Zetter a try and I'm really pleased I did. First off, great location - it's the reason why I stay in Marylebone. Secondly it's...

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Melanie_Older, General Manager at The Zetter Townhouse, Marylebone, responded to this review

Dear SallBell, Many thanks for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay with us, and such a glowing review at that. It means a lot to us all that our guests take the time to write reviews it really does. I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and we really hope to see you again...

Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Gorgeous opulent rooms. Treated my fiancee to an overnight stay here with dinner. Very happy. Service was impeccable. The restaurant and bar had a great vibe and delicious cocktails. The rooms were plush but eclectic. Felt like something out of a Parisian boudoir.

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Melanie_Older, General Manager at The Zetter Townhouse, Marylebone, responded to this review

Dear Jeremiepeters38, Thank you so much for your lovely review - it means a lot to us all that people take the time to write reviews. We constantly strive to make sure our guests have a truly magical experience and I'm delighted you had such a wonderful stay. I will be sure to share this with the team. We hope...

Richmond, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2016

I know the Zetter chain because I have used the hotel (in Clerkenwell) often. The town house in Marylebone was close to where I had to be for a couple of days and it turned our to be so much more than a convenient place to stay. Really well appointed rooms, great staff, and small but functional and cosy reception...

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Melanie_Older, General Manager at The Zetter Townhouse, Marylebone, responded to this review

Dear Mjtlee, Many Thanks for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. I was delighted to read your comments and have shared them with the team. All feedback is of paramount importance to us helping us achieve that magical guest experience that we always strive for. Thanks again and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Melanie...

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Marylebone offers what so many London neighbourhoods cannot: a village feel coupled with urban convenience. Much of its success rests in its location. Wedged between the northeastern corner of Hyde Park and the southern end of Regent's Park and with a number of Tube stations within easy reach, Marylebone is as pedestrian friendly as Central London gets. The bustling shopping mecca of Oxford Street separates it from Soho and Mayfair, exclusive Regent Street marks its border with Fitzrovia, and cosmopolitan Edgware Road serves as its western edge. Within this enviably situated quarter are an array of outstanding restaurants (from Michelin darlings to down and dirty cheeseburgers), an impressive assortment of independently owned shops, and some of the city's quietest and most pleasant nooks, crannies and cobbled lanes.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Zetter Townhouse Marylebone is the second addition to The Zetter Group's Townhouse family. The 24-bedroom Georgian townhouse and cocktail lounge enjoys an enviable location on Seymour Street in fashionable Marylebone close to shopping emporium Selfridges. Feeling more like the private home of an eccentric relative than a conventional hotel, the property includes a spectacular rooftop apartment with a bath on the roof terrace. The cocktail bar is one of the best in London (5* TimeOut) and serves light bites and tasty supper bowls alongside the cocktails. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Zetter Townhouse, Marylebone

Address: 28 - 30 Seymour Street, London W1H 7JB, England (Formerly Edward Lear Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Marylebone
Price Range: $388 - $566 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Zetter Townhouse, Marylebone 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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Edward Lear London
Hotel Edward Lear
Edward Lear Hotel
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#255 Luxury Hotel in London
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“Didn't stay but imagine that rooms at the back would be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles Psyche21, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask if you can be placed away from the street, but the sound proofing is very good”
 of 5 bubbles mjtlee, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 11 and 12 on the second floor are spacious and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles lowhedgerow, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All unique, rooms at the back of the hotel are quieter.”
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