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The Connaught

5.0 of 5 Carlos Place | Mayfair, London W1K 2AL, England
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This was the first time I have indulged in the pleasure that is afternoon tea and all I can say is it was simply stunning. The Connaught is everything you would expect from a traditional premier London hotel but being this close to xmas it had added nostalgia which I am sure will stay with me forever. The tea itself... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The whole experience was awful. First no trace of my tea reservation so we went to the dark Bar at the rear of the hotel for a drink until a table could be ready. Champagne was warm and service dire. The glamorous staff were.more interested in their own conversations than serving guests! Service equally bad over tea. Impossible to attract... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Connaught is a wonderful location for cocktails, the mixologists here, really know their stuff. Wonderful Christmas celebration cocktails mix warmly with classics and martini's. OK, on the face of it, it's looks a bit on the steep side, but better cocktails coupled with a stunning bar would be hard to find anywhere in London. Having looked at other locations,... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed in a deluxe room for a week. The rooms are quite small, but are designed well and have all the comforts of home. Location is superb on Mount street which links Mayfair to almost Oxford street, full of wonderful designer shops. Rooms were cleaned up daily to a high standard with half used ammeneties are... More 

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gillingham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there for my birthday treat, the staff were friendly and helpful. The afternoon tea was good, though perhaps more rushed than we had experienced recently at another well known hotel which does afternoon tea. My main complaint was that when they bought out the cakes selection, there were only one of each, if we wanted to try the... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Where do I start with this little beauty.My Wife made the reservation for us and we arrived about 12 noon it was very hot and I was wearing slacks and o long sleeved shirt, the door man said can I return the rental car for you and I though wow , but that was the highlight I'm afraid, we were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I travel up to London on the same weekend ever year to have afternoon tea with my mother in law to a different hotel each year. This year I tried to book the Connaughts sister hotel but they were fully booked, however the offered to contact the Connaught on my behalf and book is in which they did, great customer... More 

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved The Connaught....location is perfect......staff a delight....facilities extraordinary.....service impeccable! Within walking distance to Hyde Park, Berkeley Square, several pubs and restaurants.....

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location, great rooms, great general service. But at this level, you would expect perfect service. TV wasn't properly set-up and after 3 visits in the room over 90 minutes, still no change. So no TV for that evening. No biggy, but come on, you can't get your TV to work properly in a 700pounds a night hotel ? Light... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been coming to the Connaught for so many years and the place just keeps getting better (although this is not really possible; let's say it manages to stay unique, which in itself is already a major achievement). The hotel and the rooms are perfect of course, but what strikes me every time is the utter professionalism of staff.... More 

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Address: Carlos Place | Mayfair, London W1K 2AL, 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 Connaught 5*
Number of rooms: 92
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