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The Dorchester

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Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were lucky enough to get married in the Dorchester. It was a wonderful experience. The hotel staff cannot be faulted in any way. It's not the first time visited the Dorchester and we've have already booked a stay for our 1st anniversary later this year. A magical place.

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Dear Martin H, We are thrilled to know that you had a wonderful experience at the Dorchester. This is exactly the type of experience we strive to create for each and every guest. I am delighted to hear that we were able to create a lasting memory on your wedding day, wishing you my sincere congratulations. I look forward to...

North Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

No question this is one of the finer hotels of the world. Walk through the doors & you feel like royalty. Walk in the room & you know you are. I was here for a casino convention - my Japanese boss offered to either buy me a Louis Vuitton handbag or one night at the Dorchester for working so hard....

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Nicolas_Messian-, Hotel Manager, The Dorchester at The Dorchester, responded to this review

Dear Janet G, Thank you for sharing your kind review of your experience at The Dorchester. This is the type of experience we strive to create for each and every guest, and it's wonderful to know that you enjoyed every aspect of your visit especially that you felt "like a royalty". In the meantime, I look forward to welcoming you...

Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

On both occasions the Dorchester have been absolutely perfect. The staff absolutely make this venue truly magnificent. Everyone should stay here at least once in their life. It's not just another hotel it's special.

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Dear Cheryl P, Thank you for sharing your kind review of your experience at The Dorchester. It is a pleasure to read that you had a wonderful stay with us on both occasions. I look forward to sharing your compliments with the entire team and in the meantime, I hope we are able to welcome you back to The Dorchester...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My family visited The Dorchester to celebrate my Parents' Anniversary. The staff at The Dorchester were the most warm and inviting people ever! I cannot commend them enough for all the services they provided for me before, during, and after the trip. We absolutely adored the tastefully dressed doormen. I loved coming back to the hotel after a night out...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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As ever our stay at the Dorchester was fantastic. We had two junior suites / both are a good size and classically luxurious. The bar had a great atmosphere with live music and breakfast was perfect. Overall it is the consistency of everything that makes it our first choice london hotel.

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Dear nickm0ss, Thank you for sharing your kind review of your experience at The Dorchester. It is wonderful to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us especially the Junior Suites which are “classically luxurious”. I am also delighted to read that you consider us as your “first choice London hotel” which gives me great pleasure. In the meantime,...

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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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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Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Food & drink at the hotel
The Promenade at The Dorchester
The Promenade at The Dorchester
Cuisines: European, British, International
The Grill at The Dorchester
The Grill at The Dorchester
Cuisines: European, British, Grill
Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester
Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester
Cuisines: French, European, Contemporary
China Tang at The Dorchester
China Tang at The Dorchester
Cuisines: Chinese, Asian
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Minibar
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Dorchester occupies the most prestigious acre and a half of real estate in the world, in the heart of Mayfair overlooking the glorious green expanse of Hyde Park. The preferred hotel of British society, The Dorchester embodies the highest service values whilst its design and character exude 1930s glamour with a contemporary edge. Prized for its spacious and beautifully designed rooms and suites, The Dorchester’s restaurants and bars - Alain Ducasse, China Tang, The Grill and The Promenade – also attract Londoners and the glitterati alike. The Dorchester Spa was recently transformed to create the most desirable and indulgent pampering destination in London with a uniquely named Spatisserie for tea and cake. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Dorchester

Address: 53 Park Lane | Mayfair, London W1K 1QA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Mayfair
Price Range: £462 - £899 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Dorchester 5*
Number of rooms: 244
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Also Known As:
The Dorchester Hotel London
Dorchester Hotel London
Dorchester London
Hotel Style:
#15 Spa Hotel in London
#37 Romantic Hotel in London
#37 Luxury Hotel in London
#58 Family Hotel in London
#64 Business Hotel in London
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“Facing the Park”
U3297FOmartinh, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Any renovated room facing Hyde Park or the front entrance of the hotel is breathtaking.”
  • Amazing Aromatherapy Associate products.
  • Loved the tub.
  • Amazing water pressure in the shower.
  • Executive Deluxe Room bed with lavender bed spray and water for turn down every night.
  • Park Suite bed.
  • Executive Deluxe Room Bathroom. Beautiful marble.
jeffersonyinnn, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I don't know what the rest of the rooms were like but my guess is that they're all amazing.”
janetg125, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The room view on Hyde Park makes you feel like you are outside the city...”
constantins2017, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“View to Hyde park are excellent”
Azharsyed, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
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