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    Dolphin Hotel

    32 - 34 Norfolk Square | Paddington, London W2 1RS, England
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    • Excellent14%
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    Breakfast included
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    3 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The Dolphin Hotel is less than five minutes from Paddington station and cheap. That was the two reasons I booked the hotel. This is why I've given it three out of five as it did as I asked. But thereafter it goes downhill. I was...More

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    Response from PaddingtonHotels, Manager at Dolphin Hotel

    Dear Daniel P, Thank you for choosing us for your stay and for taking the time to review us. We welcome all Guest's feedback and we are always open to new ideas and suggestions and we would appreciate it if you shared with us any...More

    Reviewed 13 March 2017

    Location is great within 3 minutes walking from the train station in a quiet square. The area around has plenty of options to eat and drink in a pleasant area. On arrival I was greeted by a lovely lady who booked me in easily. I...More

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    Response from PaddingtonHotels, Manager at Dolphin Hotel

    Hi david s, Thank you for your kind words and your honest review. Our aim is to offer value for money service at the best possible rates for central London and we are happy to see our Guests appreciate that. I will take a note...More

    Reviewed 11 March 2017

    On arrival staff were very friendly and helpful. They put us in a room which wasnt what I had reserved... It had two single beds and I had booked a double bed. They changed us to another room immediately however it was just two single...More

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    Response from PaddingtonHotels, Manager at Dolphin Hotel

    Dear veggiegirlKent, Thank you for choosing us for your stay and for sharing your experience on here. It is true that this room category is marketed as double/twin and we expect to be informed about the bed preference, it happens some times that the travel...More

    Reviewed 16 February 2017

    First of all there is no lift in the hotel. Room is not warm at all during winter and the heater in the room is not working. Very small rooms to stay. WiFi is not working. Breakfast is good. Receptionists and maids were friendly though.More

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    Response from PaddingtonHotels, Manager at Dolphin Hotel

    Hi alexmailajalam, Thank you for reviewing us. We welcome all feedback because only through that we are able to understand what our Guests perceive of our service and amenities. We must apologise if you felt cold in your room during the winter, heating in fact...More

    Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

    I would recommend the hotel to all my friends I have been many times when iam in London. The hospitality is so friendly. Very clean. The staff are very friendly. Especially the lady who supervise the room. What a lovely service I always get. Definitely...More

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    Response from PaddingtonHotels, Manager at Dolphin Hotel

    Dear Nadine E, Thanks ever so much for your beautiful comments and the 5-star rating. It is really rewarding for all of us to see our Guests leave contented and loaded with happy memories. I will pass the message to the whole Team and hopefully...More

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    • US$92 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Christiana H
    Hello! I am considering staying at this hotel. My parents will be visiting England (they are from the US) and we would like to see London before they fly out. Is it convenient to get to LHR from this location? Also, is there parking as my husband and I will have our car.
    25 July 2016|
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    Response from Damian O | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, The Dolphin, is a basic hotel so no thrills with this one, it is clean though and would stay there again; tell your folk to forget about the breakfast and walk down the road, the breakfast is not much to mention about... More
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    Vicky C
    At what time is the earliest I can check into my room? My flight gets into Heathrow at 7 am which means I will probably arrive at the hotel before 9am.
    25 May 2015|
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    Response from 271Peterd2014 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi there. I think if you let them know, they are quite flexible about these things. You just need to be booked iton a room that is already vacated, so that you can check in early. If you contact them and ask they are... More
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    joshiarun
    do they have a elevator .how far it is from heathrow airport
    16 February 2015|
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    Response from Bryn H | Reviewed this property |
    Unfortunately, there is no elevator at the Dolphin Hotel and it is 17 miles/27 kilometres from Paddington to Heathrow. Hope this helps. Regards
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    "Not on the 4th floor unless you are very fit and active"
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    "not on a main road, so quiet front and back."
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    "Don't expect luxury but it will serve a purpose to see the fabulous city of london"
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    "I had room 161, which faces the street and the park and has a balcony."
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