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The Stafford London

5.0 of 5 16-18 St. James's Place, London SW1A 1NJ, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Marin County, CA
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46 reviews 46 reviews
30 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We always stay at the Stafford when in London. Never occurred to us to stay anywhere else. Never found a reason to stay anywhere else. Perfect location. Elegant accommodations Wonderful bar. Comfortable rooms. Great service.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I have stayed in some wonderful hotels over the years but never have we experienced anything like The Stafford. We had the best afternoon tea, ate the best ever breakfast, slept on the most comfortable bed, encountered the most friendly staff and enjoyed the best ever overall hotel experience of our lives. Imagine that Downton Abbey had... More 

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United States
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48 reviews 48 reviews
18 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a small hotel on a quiet cul-de-sac near Green Park. The amenities are grand- the American Bar is a joy, the food is very good at Lyttleton's, the service is top notch and the rooms are fresh, spotless and spacious. Good desk and internet and free soft drinks and coffee in the room. In room dining should be... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed at The Stafford three years ago and this time found the hotel had lost none of its charm, luxury and exceptional customer service. We enjoyed an evening meal then breakfast and were bowled over by the attention to detail and service we received. The quality and standard of the food is very good. I had the crispy bacon, pancakes... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The American Bar here is one of the best in London. Such a great atmosphere and always consistently good and great fun to spend a few hours in. We love the "All American" theme here and you slways get tlaking to interesting people

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New York City, New York
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were several people who could attend to you - all the concierges madean effort to help me and text and call me with updates. Oliver managed to get me a last minute tea reservation at Fortnum and Masons A cozy room with great bedding. A large range and many choices of food for breakfast, during the new years all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an outstanding hotel with an enthusiastic and very helpful staff. Like some other people decribed, the first room they showed us was beautiful, but cold & the heat didn't seem to be working. They moved us to a suite immediately, and sent up tea, fruit, and a bottle of champagne. For the rest of our three night stay,... More 

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47 reviews 47 reviews
14 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Stafford has a wonderful location, on a small quiet street, tucked into a busy location in the center of London. It is close to many bus lines and the Green Park tube station. The rooms are attractive, the staff professional and friendly, the food excellent. We keep coming back.

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el dorado hills, ca
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My cousin and I went to London this past September and we stayed at the Stafford. We had rooms in the Carriage House. We loved it! The staff were amazing too. I highly recommend this hotel. I look forward to returning this upcoming March/April with my sister.

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Essex, England
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89 reviews 89 reviews
30 hotel reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay here last New Years Eve so booked again for this year. I wish we did not as it really dampened our night. We had stayed at the Penthouse last year which was lovely and warm with a contemporary style but this year were in a Master Suite in the classic style. It was freezing when... More 

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StaffordHotel, General Manager at The Stafford London, responded to this review

Dear MickeyBEssex_England, Thank you for taking the time to post your comments on TripAdvisor after your recent stay with us. We very much appreciate you being our guest and I am truly concerned to hear about your experience during the visit. Please accept our sincere apologies. Rest assured we have taken your comments on board and I would like to... More 

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Address: 16-18 St. James's Place, London SW1A 1NJ, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Mayfair / St James's / Piccadilly / Green Park 
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Stafford London 5*
Number of rooms: 105
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#33 Romantic Hotel in London
#78 Luxury Hotel in London
#93 Business Hotel in London
#128 Family Hotel in London

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Perennially fashionable since the days of Henry VIII, the aristocratic “Clubland” of St James's is a premier destination for high end craft and bespoke design. Here you’ll lose count of the Royal Warrants (which indicate that the Royal Family patronizes the establishment) seen in shop front windows, even during a short stroll to bordering Green Park or St James’s Park. With the brightly lit and constantly buzzing junction of Piccadilly Circus at its northeast corner and none of Central London too far away, this is an surprisingly central and accessible part of town, especially given its prosperous demeanor.
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