We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Goring

Travellers' Choice award winner
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$768*
US$631*
Great Deal
US$768*
US$768*
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 12 more sites!
Professional photos
The Goring
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

1,247 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 1,182: English reviews
Start your review of The Goring
 Click to rate
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

My daughter and I stayed at this lovely hotel for one night. We arrived in the early morning and were lucky enough to be able to access our rooms straight away. The real joy of the stay was the superb service and friendliness of the staff

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kathryn E
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 15 April 2017

From the minute you are greeted by the doorman to the minute you leave, the staff is the best I've ever encountered. The staff is very attentive but not smothering. They make you feel like part of their family. A great place to truly relax and unwind! High class and luxurious!!!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank bveino1
About Hotel's Favourite Review
SG_TheGoring, General Manager at The Goring, responded to this review

Dear bveino1, It is with great pleasure that I read of your visit to The Goring. I am delighted that you enjoyed every aspect of your stay with us especially our attentive staff. I do hope to welcome you back to The Goring very soon again. With kind regards, Stuart Geddes Hotel Manager

San Jose, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've written about The Goring before, and will continue to sing their praises. We have been staying here every year for about 15 years, for a total of 24 visits. The staff at The Goring staff is truly a family, and they treat everyone that walks through those wonderful doors as part of their family. This is what brings us...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank pamald
SG_TheGoring, General Manager at The Goring, responded to this review

Dear pamald, Thank you for taking the time to share such detailed review of your recent celebration stay at The Goring for your wedding anniversary, encompassing 24 memorable past visits in 15 years. I am delighted that you thoroughly every aspect of your stay with us. We strive to deliver perfection to each and every guest and it is a...

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It seems somewhat superfluous to review the Goring because everything about it is perfect - from the staff whose professionalism and friendliness knows no bounds to the accommodation itself which literally cannot be faulted. The comfort of the beds, the ambience of the bar and lounge, the availability of food and drink at whatever hour you may wish - all...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Bob T
SG_TheGoring, General Manager at The Goring, responded to this review

Dear Bob T, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts on The Goring. I am delighted that your stay was a thoroughly enjoyable experience and it gives me great pleasure to read your kind words on our attentive staff, the well appointed rooms, our Lounge Bar, the good food and drink, and perfect service. I hope that...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the goring for one night. The hotel is very British and extraordinary. Just gorgeous. The hotel is nearby Victoria station and it is not far to Buckingham palace. The breakfast was small for the price, but very good. The rooms are so beautiful and the staff are friendly and helpful with with things such as cabs and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Matilde N
SG_TheGoring, General Manager at The Goring, responded to this review

Dear Matilde N, It is with great pleasure that I read of your visit to The Goring and I am delighted that you enjoyed every aspect of your stay with us. I was pleased to read that your kind words on our helpful and friendly staff, good food, well appointed rooms, and central location. I hope to welcome you back...

Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at The Goring many times and are never disappointed. The position is perfect, close to Buckingham Palace, St. James and Green Parks and Victoria Bus and Underground Stations. The suites are beautifully appointed, the wallpaper in the entrance area is intriguing with many symbols relating to the Goring family and if you are given the opportunity you...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Bruce S
SG_TheGoring, General Manager at The Goring, responded to this review

Dear Bruce S, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at The Goring. I was delighted to read that you found the service excellent, the suites well appointed, the staff attentive, good food and wine, the decor especially our recently renovated private dining rooms, and our central location. Your feedback is highly valued as it allows...

Mendham, NJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

Seriously, no complaints whatsoever. It was incredible from the room to the food to the lobby to the service. I wish I could live there. Princess Kate stayed there the night before her wedding and the Queen has been there so if that isn't enough of a fabulous review I don't know what is. Great location, close to Buckingham Palace...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank grei2017
SG_TheGoring, General Manager at The Goring, responded to this review

Dear grei2017, Thank you for sharing your review on The Goring. It is a pleasure to read your kind words on our perfect service, well appointed rooms, good food, and our central location. Your compliments are highly appreciated. I look forward to welcoming you back to The Goring very soon again. With kind regards, Stuart Geddes Hotel Manager

Haslemere - Surrey
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is very near Buckingham Palace, but a ten minute walk from the Mayfair shops. It is luxurious but not grandiose. Reception, like everything else, is friendly, quick and efficient. Food is Michelin starred and the breakfast is English and excellent. The bar area gets very busy, but the staff are plentiful and expert at finding space for guests....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Nicholas W
SG_TheGoring, General Manager at The Goring, responded to this review

Dear Nicholas W, It is with great pleasure that I read of your recent visit to The Goring and I am delighted that you enjoyed every aspect of your stay with us. I am happy to hear that you found the staff to be friendly, efficient and cared genuinely, the food good, especially the breakfast, the ambience in our Lounge...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a one bed junior suite. Not cheap but very nice. Very posh but not intimidating. Butler brought a complimentary house champagne cocktail a 5pm. Great bar and great breakfast. Five star service for five star price but miles better that other five stars we have tried. Will be back.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank FredMio
Reviewed 1 week ago

My mother and I had the pleasure of spending a week at The Goring last month, and I would enthusiastically recommend this hotel to anyone. We arrived a day late due to a series of weather-related flight delays and cancellations, and were probably looking a little rough after having been up for nearly 24 hours, but we felt nothing but...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Amanda N

840 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (401)
Viewed
Dining (54)
Viewed
View from Room (15)
Viewed
Room/Suite (62)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (66)
Viewed
Bathroom (21)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (3)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (3)
Viewed
Other (177)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (400)
Viewed
Amenities (2)
Viewed
Belgravia Suite (84)
Viewed
Dining (19)
Viewed
Splendid Room (72)
Viewed
The Hotel (43)
Viewed
The Royal Suite (180)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (39)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (27)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Other (3)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these London hotels
Westminster
Hotel 41
Hotel 41
#1 of 1,063 in London
2,704 reviews
Westminster
Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences
Kensington and Hyde Park
The Milestone Hotel
The Milestone Hotel
#3 of 1,063 in London
1,876 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Chelsea
Egerton House Hotel
Egerton House Hotel
#2 of 1,063 in London
1,336 reviews
Bloomsbury
The Montague on The Gardens
Mayfair
The Beaumont
The Beaumont
#4 of 1,063 in London
358 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Westminster

Neighbourhood Profile
Westminster
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square, and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just up the road as well. As captivating as the architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are highlights of the area too. St James's Park (arguably London's loveliest), the expansive Green Park, and pedestrian friendly tree lined paths along the river showcase the exquisite manicure provided by English gardeners. Just beyond the landmarks and the gorgeous outdoor spaces, quiet residential squares and age old local pubs offer a more subdued take on this global seat of power in the heart of London.
Explore this neighbourhood

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Having been lovingly refurbished, The Goring has entered a new era, yet retains its time-honoured style and exceptional service. The small, intimate hotel stands out from the crowd as London's last family-owned luxury hotel, as well as its unique Royal Warrant from Her Majesty The Queen and one of the largest private gardens in the capital - an urban oasis. Nestled in fashionable Belgravia, adjacent to Buckingham Palace, this fantastic London location offers guests easy access to Knightsbridge, Mayfair and more - perfect for shopping and theatre, work and play. The hotel's sumptuous bedrooms and suites offer supreme comfort and the finest furnishings, whilst The Dining Room and Bar & Lounge serve the best in British food, irresistible cocktails and an award-winning traditional afternoon tea. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Goring

Address: 15 Beeston Place, London SW1W 0JW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Westminster
Price Range: $632 - $3,256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Goring 5*
Number of rooms: 69
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Orbitz, Priceline, Hotwire, Hotels.com, Cancelon, Agoda, TravelUp, getaroom.com, Evoline ltd, TripOnline SA, HotelQuickly and Hotel.de so you can book your The Goring reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
The Goring Hotel London
Goring London
Hotel Style:
#9 Business Hotel in London
#9 Luxury Hotel in London
#15 Family Hotel in London
#29 Romantic Hotel in London
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from The Goring staff and other travellers.
14 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (14)

Questions? Get answers from The Goring staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Try to get garden view. It's lovely.”
pamald, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Any would be good enough for me..........”
bobt356, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Best views are overlooking the garden.”
411bruces, 12 May 2017 | Read review
“They are all beautiful”
rococco_12, 6 May 2017 | Read review
“Try it - you'll love it!”
EduardTheTraveller, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
5 of 5
Agoda.com
US$631* /night
View Deal
Booking.comUS$768
PricelineUS$768
CancelonUS$645
View all 13 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates