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The Gore Hotel

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Saffron Walden
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location, lovely hotel, very pleasant, helpful and attentive staff. only small negative, it took a while for hot water to run through for shower and sink. Otherwise there was little to not like and much to admire.

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Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our time at the Hotel it was great location for the RAH being so close.. The staff were also great fun and very helpful. The Bar after the show was nice place to have couple of night caps! Yes we will be back soon!

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Oslo
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Swift and personal service from staff that really want you to feel at home. Great breakfast buffet, nice lounge room for reading and recovering from hectic London - and the Bar is absolutely among the most charming hotel bars you will find. In a city with no lack of "show-off" refurbishments and gltzy hotels, this is unique home away from...

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London
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Pros - Lovely old hotel, which is full of character. - 5 minute walk from The Royal Albert Hall, Hyde Park, and the Science, V&A, and Natural History museums. - Food is delicious - Cocktails are fantastic - Friendly and accommodating staff (but see cons below). Cons - Above pros let down by lack of staff. The staff that were...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I’m pretty sure if you follow all my recommendations you’re going to be running out of energy because there's so much going on this season! Spend a night at The Gore in Chelsea to recharge your batteries! The 5-star hotel which is opened since 1892 is the neighbour with Royal Albert Hall and recalls a luxurious atmosphere and the best...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Was told room would be spacious,big windows and very quiet.... Paid £240 for room which was tiny hot small window so dark and very noisy. No tea facilities no lift to 5th floor Paid extra for breakfast £25.. again awful.

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Sheffield
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stunning hotel, wonderful staff. Expensive but well worth it, marked down on the value as the bar was overpriced. Booked for convenient location. Will certainly return, next time to try The Tudor Room

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Cristina R, Manager at The Gore Hotel, responded to this review

Dear David A, thank you very much for your nice review. Please do come back to try the Tudor Suite indeed it is a wonderful room. Happy2017! Regards, Cristina R. Hotel Manager The Gore Hotel - Starhotels Collezione

Roma
Reviewed 1 week ago

No bed if you like old English atmosphere. Overpriced as rooms and bed are really small. Room close to the elevators and housekeeper room... very noise from 7 am! Concierge and receptionist , really top level service!

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Cristina R, Manager at The Gore Hotel, responded to this review

Dear benedettog2017, thank you for the compliments about the front of house team. In regard to the room please note that as a boutique Hotel we have different rooms and they are located on different floors (up to the 5th floor). Please contact us directly on your next visit and we will discuss your preferences accondingly. Regards, Cristina R. Hotel...

Laren
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Gore is a great English boutique hotel. However it has recently been taken over by an Italian chain. There have been some changes, such as more Italian staff. I hope the quintessential British character of The Gore will not be lost, because that would be a shame.

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Philadelphia
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really cannot say enough about the ambiance, the staff, the overall experience. It felt like our home away from home. I was sad to leave. Thank you Julia, Trevor, the entire staff, you all were wonderful! Happiest New Year to you all xoxo Lauren and Kevin

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Cristina R, Manager at The Gore Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Lauren and Kevin. We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to your next one! Regards, Cristina R. Hotel Manager The Gore Hotel - Starhotels Collezione

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South Kensington
With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall) such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming and cosmopolitan as it is reserved and residential, South Kensington is always a hit with visitors.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A quintessentially British hotel, just a glance from Hyde Park, The Gore offers luxury, privacy and undeniable character in equal measure. Since 1892, The Gore has been one of the capital's truly great hotels. The ethos of discretion, seclusion and excellence has allowed us to welcome a wide variety of fascinating guests through our doors. Described by the media as the most photographed, romantic hotel in London and lived in by a wealth of regular guests who have discovered their own home away from home, The Gore is a welcoming alternative from corporate hotel chains. Complete with the iconic Bar 190, the fabulous Bistro One Ninety and three bespoke event rooms, The Gore will make sure your stay is memorable whether it's just for a few hours or for a few days. We now offer exclusive hire at the Gore Hotel for private use, whether it's a private house party, your wedding or simply a corporate team building group. This can include bedrooms, bistro, bar and our event rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Gore Hotel

Address: 190 Queen's Gate, London SW7 5EX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > South Kensington , Kensington and Hyde Park
Price Range: $188 - $345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Gore Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Gore Hotel London
The Gore Hotel London, England
Hotel Style:
#109 Business Hotel in London
#181 Luxury Hotel in London
#191 Romantic Hotel in London
#240 Family Hotel in London
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“larger suites on 4th/5th floors”
 of 5 bubbles ScottF71, 5 weeks ago | Read review
“Avoid room 311”
 of 5 bubbles katiequirk, Nov 22, 2016 | Read review
“Our room the Miss Ada was nice but included a quirky bathroom. We would request something different next time”
  • Kensington Gardens close by
  • Our corner room the Miss Ada Junior Suite
  • Nice shower
  • The wooden throne on a carpeted pedestal...a novelty but not a good idea
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 of 5 bubbles SBR16, Nov 21, 2016 | Read review
“Sound proofing is very good, pleasant views of all round really.”
 of 5 bubbles Renelekonk, Nov 21, 2016 | Read review
“Room 209 has a lovely view and is very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles florence034, Oct 31, 2016 | Read review
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