Quite simply the place to be seen in London
As one of the world’s most iconic hotels, The Dorchester is a favourite of celebrities, world leaders, royalty and high society – it is quite simply the place to be in London. Come and experience the epitome of timeless glamour.
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Location: Park Lane, London, W1K 1QA, England
250 rooms & suits
The Dorchester is superbly located in the centre of London overlooking Hyde Park. Heathrow Airport is only 45 minutes by car, while Gatwick Airport is just over 30 minutes away by train: the Gatwick Express departs from Victoria Station (which is five minutes away by car) every 15 minutes. The Eurostar Terminal at St Pancras is only ten minutes by car.
Our limousine and personal chauffeur service is available for airport pick-up or for use throughout stays; cars include 7-series BMWs, Mercedes Viano 7-seater, and a Rolls Royce Phantom.
EVENTS & MEETINGS
One of the grandest banqueting rooms in London. With its own entrance on Park Lane, The Ballroom can hold up to 1,000 people for cocktails or 500 for dinner.
This Art Deco-inspired suite offers opulent interiors and a sweeping curved staircase with unrivalled views over Hyde Park.
Holford & Orchid at The Dorchester
The Holford has a warm, relaxed atmosphere with pine-panelled walls, a fireplace and soft lighting, while the Orchid sparkles with chandeliers and mirrors – the two rooms can be used together or independently.
Offering privacy and glorious views of Hyde Park, this suite is reached by its own staircase from The Promenade.
Penthouse and Pavilion
With a beautiful terrace, fountain and views across Mayfair, the Penthouse and Pavilion offers one of London’s most exquisite settings.
Combined, the Penthouse is perfect for cocktails followed by lunch or dinner in the Pavilion, with anterooms and cloakrooms serving each. The Penthouse has its own kitchens and special menus.
Without doubt one of the most exciting dining rooms in London, this is the original ‘chef’s table’, located within the hotel’s master kitchens, offering bespoke private dining for up to 12 guests.
Comprising the Boardroom, Study and White Room – the largest seating up to 12 people. The executive lounge provides the ideal environment to either work or relax in.
RESTAURANTS & BARS
Three Michelin-starred restaurant Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester offers contemporary French cuisine in elegant surroundings. Executive chef Jocelyn Herland interprets Ducasse’s cuisine by championing seasonal produce. Signature dishes include truffled chicken quenelles and a classic vegetable Cookpot.
The heart of the hotel, The Promenade is open all day for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and light suppers. The ideal place to enjoy The Dorchester’s world famous traditional afternoon tea, which has been voted the best in London for a record of three times by the British Tea Council. The same length as Nelson’s Column, The Promenade is perfect for informal dining or enjoying drinks at the stunning oval leather bar at the end of the room.
With an atmosphere inspired by the bustling Shanghai of the 1920s, China Tang is considered one of London’s hottest restaurants. Indulge in authentic Cantonese food and all-day dim sum accompanied by a classic cocktail menu in the bar.
The Bar at The Dorchester
Designed by the acclaimed Thierry Despont, The Bar at The Dorchester offers a list of both classic and contemporary cocktails, served in an opulent, glamorous interior that has become one of the places in London to see and be seen.
The Dorchester Spa exudes 1930s Art Deco glamour and contemporary design. Signature facials are by internationally renowned Carol Joy London and Aromatherapy Associates, whilst treatments by international skincare brand Kerstin Florian are offered for the first time in London. The spa features nine treatment rooms including two double suites, a manicure and pedicure suite and sleek relaxation room, there is also The Spatisserie for post-treament indulgence.
ROOMS & SUITS
Guests can choose from 250 individually designed rooms and suites, decorated in a rich classic English residential style. Spacious and elegant, each room features specially commissioned fabrics, bespoke furniture and exceedingly comfortable beds, while our Italian marble bathrooms are probably the deepest baths in London. All rooms and suites feature Bang & Olufsen LCD screens and Wi-Fi internet access. Our technical guest services team are on hand to assist with technical needs.
There are 56 individually decorated suites including Art Deco Junior Suites and the recently renovated Dorchester and Park Suites, by leading designer Alexandra Champalimaud. Most suites enjoy breathtaking views over Hyde Park. Many suites interconnect with up to five rooms. Known collectively as the ‘roof suites’, the Audley, Terrace and Harlequin Suites evoke the spirit of 1930s Hollywood glamour. All three suites feature fresh, modern and luxurious interiors, outside terraces with unrivalled views over London, and a dedicated team of butlers on hand to take care of your every wish.