The Dorchester

The Dorchester

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53 Park Ln, Mayfair, London W1K 1QA, UK
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Expensive hotel in Mayfair overlooking Hyde Park - but aren't they all? Probably best for high tea. The rooms are nice, but if you're in that price bracket, there are much better ... Read more
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Bar
Spa Services
Fitness Center
Free WiFi
Internet Access
Laundry Services
Meeting Rooms
Business Center
Childcare
Bathtub
Air conditioning
Connecting Rooms

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Local from London, UK

Expensive hotel in Mayfair overlooking Hyde Park - but aren't they all? Probably best for high tea. The rooms are nice, but if you're in that price bracket, there are much better options.

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Barcelona, Spain

I walked into The Dorchester around 3pm and, practically everywhere I looked, people were enjoying champagne and cream teas. The Dorchester is everything it’s hyped to be. Classy, glamorous and full of international jetsetters who ponce about here to be seen. The outside entrance is full of Rolls Royces, which makes the whole environment assume that you might be on the front of the next Hello magazine. Aside from the pomp and circumstance, The Dorchester is an all around exceptional hotel - with plenty of surprises. It's a great place to bring your laptop and work. Then there’s the cream teas promenade, the Alain Ducasse restaurant, the grand ballroom that has housed some of London’s most auspicious weddings, and the fantastically indulgent Spatisserie – featuring breakthrough spa treatments. I felt like I was in a royal palace complete with royal treatment.

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Brooklyn, État de New York, États Unis

Lovely hotel but owned by the Sultan of Brunei who is supporting legislation legalizing the stoning of gays and lesbians. Boycott Dorchester Hotels.

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New York City, New York State, USA

An art décor dazzler where extraordinary service, supreme comfort and modernity greatly synergize to provide one of the most outstanding accommodations at relatively good rates in London. The delicious Afternoon Tea served at the stunning promenade is one of the best in town. Each of its 194 guestrooms includes private lobbies, up-market toiletries, state-of-the-art entertainment equipment, and stunning Italian marble bathrooms on a strikingly beautiful British décor. Incredibly memorable gastronomy are the steaks at The Grill Restaurant, the finest contemporary French cuisine at the three Michelin starred Alain Ducasse, and the innovative Asian flavors at China Teng coupled with its endless live jazz and dramatic Shanghai 1920’s décor. Both, the fully equipped gym and Spa featuring a variety of modern instruments and treatments are inviting destinations onsite. The hotel has been home to high-profile guests such as Winston Churchill, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Elizabeth Taylor, Mariah Carey, Tom Cruise, Johnny Depp, Russell Crowe, Nicole Kidman, Michael Jackson, The Beatles, and Lady GaGa. Situated on Park Lane in the fashionable Mayfair district overlooking Hyde Park, the Dorchester is near major shopping areas including Knightsbridge, Bond, Oxford and Regent Streets, and a gateway to the British Museum, Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, the Victoria and Albert Museum, the London Eye, Tower of London and the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden.

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Cocoa, Florida

The Dorchester in one of London's oldest and finest five star hotels. It was built the early nineteen thirties, and recently renovated. This hotel is one of the most beautiful I have ever seen.

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Miravet, Spain

Where the Fake Sheikh, an investigative reporter of the now defunct News of the World tabloid who used to pose as Arab royalty, conducted his sting operations against various celebrities and minor royals resulting in some pretty salacious front page splashes. The Dorchester has recently re-established its leadership at the very top end of the market, following extensive refurbishment of its 22 suites by designer Alexandra Champalimaud.

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Dallas

anyone who is anyone takes up residence here - a great spot for people watching and right in the heart of Park Lane and Hyde Park.

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Stayed at the Dorchester last Wednesday night it was just gorgeous!
Lots of lovely little surprises in the room. So central, room with a view over Hyde Park, unbelievable service! they couldn't do enough for us!

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Columbia, Illinois

Just saw it from the outside, didn't stay here but such a beautiful hotel.

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Amenities

Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • iPod docking station
Dining & Drinks
  • Bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Free grocery shopping service
Fitness & Recreation
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Concierge services
  • Spa services on site
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • In-room massage available
Transportation
  • Limo or Town Car service available
Parking
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
Accessibility
  • In-room accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
Traveling with Children
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
Pets
  • Pets not allowed
  • Only service animals are allowed
Services & Conveniences
  • Hair salon
  • Luggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Meeting rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • 24-hour business center
Bath
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower
Bed
  • Premium bedding
  • Turndown service
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
In-Room Dining
  • Minibar
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
Media & Technology
  • Phone
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • DVD player
Housekeeping
  • Daily housekeeping
Other Room Amenities
  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Slippers
  • Bathrobes
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Desk
  • In-room safe
  • Free newspaper
Property Info
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  • Year Built
  • Express check-in
  • 24-hour check-in
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