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San Domenico House

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   29-31 Draycott Place, London SW3 2SH, England (Chelsea)
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Ranked #233 of 1,065 Hotels in London
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an excellent, well located, boutique hotel near Sloane Square. The service is exemplary and the staff go out of their way to assist. While the accommodation is comfortable and reasonably commodious by London standards, my bathroom was small and quite cramped. The bedrooms are not particularly well set up for work purposes or storing clothes, but are quiet... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Good atmosphere in great location! Very kind staff and good atmosphere. No bar which kind of is ennoying. Beds are really good and nice balcony with a view if you have a room in one of the upper floor. If you want to stay next to Sloane's square it's a good choice with charme.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We spent two nights here and have to say the staff are very very welcoming. Opened the roof terrace for us out of hours and bought us drinks and refreshments, recommended and booked a table at an impressive local restaurant nearby... Too many "above and beyond" instances to mention them all but the staff really made our stay special. We... More 

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Kuala Lumpur
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Stayed here five nights. First impressions, "wow this is different". Greeted by very friendly Italian staff, in what felt like the lounge of a 19th or early 20th century town house of an Italian aristocrat. Plush soft furnishings, heavy curtains, patterned wallpaper and no shortage of antique furniture, art works and curios. Up the slightly narrow staircase to my first... More 

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Woodland Hills, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We spent several nights at the San Domenico House in mid-June, and it was a real find. The location is perfect-- between Hyde Park/Buckingham Palace and Chelsea, just on the west edge of Belgravia, a couple of blocks from Sloane Square and the Saatchi Museum, near to several tube stations and many sights, all within walking distance. Lots of good... More 

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Eu, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

This boutique hotel located in Chelsea, has nice rooms and suites. In walking distance you are at Sloane square and Sloane avenue with all the nice shops and restaurants. The lobby is very cosy and you can have tea in there. It looks like a private house, with books and furniture giving the nice impression that somebody lives there. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I had a nice 2 night stay here and enjoyed the stay. The gentleman who checked me in, Paolo was great and helpful. I liked my Gallery Suite. The canopy bed was great. The evening agent, who was working both nights was not friendly. The only disappointment on the stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I have stayed at some absolutely lovely hotels over the years but San domenico house exceeded my expectations. When we arrived the staff were fabulous and very welcoming. The interior was incredible, there is so much to explore. Our room was stunning and I was bowled over at just how perfect it was. The attention to detail everywhere at this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

What a find! Arriving at the great ,central location ( just off Sloane Sqaure in Chelsea) one is welcomed by the glow of lanterns at the entrance .... Reception is warm & inviting & sets the tone for your stay! The room is very spacious & luxurious with a huge king size bed ,large marble bathroom with Molton Brown Toiletries... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Just a fantastic boutique hotel, short walk to Sloan Square station. If you are there over the weekend, they even have a food market every Saturday near by. They have an amazing communal terrace with great views. Assuming your room does not have a private terrace. A great hideaway. There is an fantastic designer ice cream parlour close by. All... More 

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Address: 29-31 Draycott Place, London SW3 2SH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Chelsea
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — San Domenico House 5*
Number of rooms: 12
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