London, with its unique blend of history and culture, is constantly changing, with new landmarks, stylish restaurants and clubs opening up all the time. Recently voted as the gourmet capital of the world, London is the European capital to stay in touch with all that's new and exciting while enjoying its wealth of historic buildings and eclectic mix of museums and art galleries.
For 80 years, The Dorchester has welcomed celebrities, world leaders and society with gracious style and provides the ultimate London address for visitors wanting to stay in the heart of this dynamic city. Strategically located in London's exclusive Mayfair on Park Lane (between Marble Arch and Hyde Park Corner), The Dorchester is within easy access to London's most exclusive shopping areas, including New Bond Street, Old Bond Street and Knightsbridge. Oxford Street and Piccadilly are also close by.
Many of London's main attractions, including the British Museum, Buckingham Palace, the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben, the Victoria and Albert Museum, the London Eye and the Tower of London are easily accessible by both car and public transport.
Just a two-minute walk from Hyde Park Corner underground station, The Dorchester is within minutes of London's West End theatres, as well as the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden and the English National Opera House at the London Coliseum.
With London's largest royal park, Hyde Park, just outside The Dorchester, guests can enjoy one of London's finest landscapes. Housing the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain, Hyde Park also offers a range of leisure activities from jogging and tennis to boating on the Serpentine and horse riding.