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Draycott Hotel

#24 of 1,060 Hotels in London
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26 Cadogan Gardens, London SW3 2RP, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I fell in love with this hotel as soon as I was taken up to our room Sheridan. Highlights: Gas fire in the room. Super luxury towels. Location of hotel. Friendliness of staff. Suggested improvements: Provision of body lotion. Inform customers before arrival that they need passport for check-in if they're not British. Definitely recommend this hotel and would book... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel was warm, comfortable, charming, elegant, and an all around delight to stay in. We especially loved the afternoon tea. Would highly recommend it to anyone traveling for business or pleasure.

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
11 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

This is a very special hotel. It is meant for those that prefer the small boutique hotel feeling. For those that love the personal interaction with the staff of which they remembered your preference. The last time I had visited London was 16 years ago. My wife of four years had visited it 18 years ago. We chose this hotel... More 

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Draycottfeedback, General Manager at Draycott Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us! It is always wonderful to hear that our staff have made a stay even more memorable, and I have shared your feedback with them. We look forward to welcoming you back again very soon! Best regards Melissa Stoman General Manager More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We spent our Valentine's night at the Draycott hotel. This hotel has a central location in London. The famous Sloane Street and Knightsbridge is within walking distance.Our superior double room was very attractive because it was beautifully decorated with traditional British decorations,e.g. paintings, furniture, photos and a very traditional and efficient heating stove! Everything reminds me my godfather's old flat... More 

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Draycottfeedback, General Manager at Draycott Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing us to celebrate Valentine’s Day! We’re happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us so much, and look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards Melissa Stoman General Manager More 

london
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39 reviews 39 reviews
24 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

The Draycott is a really charming hotel in a great location just off Sloane Square. The staff are friendly and helpful and the hotel itself is cosy and inviting. The bedrooms are huge and very old world England. The drawing room looks over the garden and the complimentary afternoon tea and a glass of champagne before you go out for... More 

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Draycottfeedback, General Manager at Draycott Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your feedback – wonderful to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us! Be sure to experience our evening hot chocolate on your next visit, you will be so glad you did! Best regards Melissa Stoman General Manager More 

Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
18 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I have been staying in many different hotels in London over the past 20 years. This is one of the few that combines a subtly expressed good taste with good quality throughout. Other reviewers have described the building and its history but suffice to say that this is not a corporate-style hotel but rather a home away from home. Draycott... More 

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Draycottfeedback, General Manager at Draycott Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. It means a lot to us, knowing guests appreciate the environment we work so hard to create - we look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards Melissa Stoman General Manager More 

Weymouth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

booked this "last minute" and was delighted to find a smart hotel with all the modern facilities but which seemed to be run on old fashioned principles of service and courtesy. Absolutely lovely room and the public rooms were very nicely decorated and very comfortable. The private garden will be gorgeous in spring and summer (not at all bad in... More 

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Draycottfeedback, General Manager at Draycott Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your kind feedback! We so enjoyed having you with us, and look forward to welcoming you back soon- hopefully in spring or summer so you can enjoy the garden at its most beautiful! Best regards Melissa Stoman General Manager More 

Pasadena, CA
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

If you are seeking an authentically British, private luxury hotel in the Chelsea area this is an absolute treat. This property dates from the Edwardian period and was previously an exclusive gentleman's club. It is around the corner from Peter Jones Department Store and Sloane Square but off the main traffic streets and very quiet. When you arrive at the... More 

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Draycottfeedback, General Manager at Draycott Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We pride ourselves on providing a “Quintessentially English” experience for our guests, and I am glad you not only felt this, but loved it so much! We look forward to welcoming you back very soon! Best regards Melissa Stoman General Manager More 

Scotland
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

My second visit both times without my husband. I feel very comfortable and safe here in a great location. My room was spacious (Garrick) and comfortable. I didn't mind the lack of tea/coffee making facilities and appreciated the chance of tea or champagne in the drawing room. The decoration for Christmas was lovely and the hotel has a nice atmosphere.... More 

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Draycottfeedback, General Manager at Draycott Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay – wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! We look forward to welcoming you on your third visit soon! Best regards Melissa Stoman General Manager More 

Devon
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We spent just one treat night here and felt totally spoilt. We were greeted with a fire burning in our charming room and tea and mince pies at 4pm. Unfortunately we missed the champagne at 6pm as we were on our way to the West End (to see Sunny Afternoon - the Kinks musical which was fantastic!) but we did... More 

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Draycottfeedback, General Manager at Draycott Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to feedback on your recent stay with us! I’m glad to hear your short time with us was memorable and that you enjoyed our hospitality – we look forward to welcoming you back soon, hopefully for a night or two longer! Best regards Melissa Stoman General Manager More 

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