Somerset. Hotel - London

6 Dorset Square, London, United Kingdom, NW1 6QA  show map
 2 stars
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Somerset. Hotel - London

 Paid Wi-Fi
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 No Smoking

Non-smoking hotel

 Pets

No pets allowed

 Air conditioning

Verified Reviews:

  • Staff were friendly and helpful - Location is perfect
  • Bathroom was tiny, but clean - Kids felt safe - Bed linen was clean
  • Food was good - Breakfast was fine - Easy access to the underground
  • Location was excellent - Room wasen't cleaned - Breakfast is basic but adequate
  • Room was basic but clean - Within walking distance of madame tussauds - No sound isolation

Overview

This two-star hotel is located in the fashionable Marylebone district near various entertainment spots.

Inspired with Georgian touches, the hotel offers wired internet.

All 35 elegant rooms feature private bathrooms and satellite TVs.

Continental breakfast is served daily, while Lounge offers free tea and coffee.

Baker Street Tube Station is a five-minute walk away.

Number of rooms:   27.

Rooms

All rooms come with private bathroom, fresh towels, TV and ironing facilities.

Dining options

Continental breakfast is served daily.

Lounge offers free tea and coffee.

At the hotel Somerset. guests are invited to a continental breakfast served for free. 

Services

Wired internet costs GBP 5 per minute.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking hotel
  • Adults only
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • No elevators

Guest Parking

  • No parking available.

Services

  • Housekeeping

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer on request

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • CD player

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 1 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

6 Dorset Square, London, United Kingdom, NW1 6QA

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City Center
  • London
    1.9 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Marylebone Station
    1000 ft
  • Paddington Station
    4000 ft
Underground stations
  • Baker Street
    1000 ft
  • Marylebone
    700 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Phoenix Palace (cuisine: Chinese)
    400 ft
  • Allsop Arms (cuisine: English, Bar, Fish & Chips)
    300 ft
Parks
  • Regent's Park
    2200 ft
  • Open Air Theatre
    2300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    27

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Rooms and availability

All rooms come with private bathroom, fresh towels, TV and ironing facilities.

Somerset. Basic Single RoomSomerset. Basic Single RoomSomerset. Basic Single Room
Basic Single Room
Bed type: 1 Single bed
Size: 130 sq. feet
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Basic Single Room

Room facilities
    Somerset. Standard Double RoomSomerset. Standard Double RoomSomerset. Standard Double Room
    Standard Double Room
    Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or 1 Single bed
    Size: 155 sq. feet
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    Double Room, Ensuite

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      Somerset. Standard Triple RoomSomerset. Standard Triple RoomSomerset. Standard Triple Room
      Standard Triple Room
      Bed type: Triple or 1 Double and 1 Single bed
      Size: 220 sq. feet
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      Triple Room, Ensuite

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        Somerset. Standard Quadruple RoomSomerset. Standard Quadruple RoomSomerset. Standard Quadruple Room
        Standard Quadruple Room
        Bed type: Quad or 1 Double bed and 2 Single beds
        Size: 250 sq. feet
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        • Private bathroom
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        With a flat-screen TV and a telephone.

        Room facilities
          Somerset. Family Room Hotel informationSomerset. Family RoomSomerset. Family Room
          Family Room
          Bed type: 2 Double beds and 1 Single bed or 3 Double beds or 1 Single bed
          Size: 295 sq. feet
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          An en suite bathroom and a flat-screen TV are featured in this room.

          Room facilities
            Somerset. Spacious Double RoomSomerset. Spacious Double RoomSomerset. Spacious Double Room
            Spacious Double Room
            Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds
            Size: 155 sq. feet
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            Each of these spacious rooms has a unique design and a flat-screen TV. The bathrooms feature either shower or bath facilities.

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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Somerset. Hotel - London London location
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              Hotel Address:

              6 Dorset Square, London, United Kingdom, NW1 6QA

              Get directions
              City Center
              • London
                1.9 mi
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Marylebone Station
                1000 ft
              • Paddington Station
                4000 ft
              Underground stations
              • Baker Street
                1000 ft
              • Marylebone
                700 ft
              • Bus stop
                400 ft
              Restaurants
              • Phoenix Palace (cuisine: Chinese)
                400 ft
              • Allsop Arms (cuisine: English, Bar, Fish & Chips)
                300 ft
              Parks
              • Regent's Park
                2200 ft
              • Open Air Theatre
                2300 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of rooms:
                27

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonSomerset.

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              Somerset. Location

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              What's nearby

              What's nearby.

              Madame Tussauds, a world-class wax museum is a five-minute walk away

              Oxford Street, a shopping area is a 20-minute walk away

              Saint Peter's Church, 300 m, a catholic church

              London Planetarium, 500 m, offers shows relating to space and astronomy

              The Reel Time, 700 m, an amusement arcade with many coin operated fruit machines and computer games

              Tourist attractions

              • The Sheridan Russell Gallery - 1400 ft
              • London Planetarium - 1700 ft
              • Prince Regent - 2000 ft
              • Thompson's London Gallery - 2000 ft
              • Atlas Gallery - 2000 ft
              • The Colomb Art Gallery - 2300 ft

              Places of interest

              • Saint Peter's Church - 1000 ft
              • The Worst Street in London - 1400 ft
              • John Lennon and Yoko Ono's Flat - 1700 ft
              • Saint Marylebone Parish Church - 1700 ft
              • The Windsor Castle - 2000 ft
              • Madame Tussaud's - 2000 ft

              Train stations

              Amusement

              Museums

              • Madame Tussaud's Touring Exhibition Ltd - 400 ft
              • Sherlock Holmes Museum - 400 ft
              • Sherlock Holmes Gift Shop - 400 ft
              • Madame Tussauds London - 1000 ft

              Underground stations

              • Marylebone - 400 ft
              • Baker Street - 700 ft
              • Edgware Road - 2000 ft

              Local Attractions

              • Little Venice - 5100 ft
                Regent's park, London
              • Regents Canal - 1.0 mi
                42 Blomfield Road, London
              • Lloyds of London - 1.0 mi
                1 Lime Street London, Greater London EC3M 7HA, London
              • Hyde Park - 1.0 mi
                Rangers Lodge, London
              • Butler's Wharf - 1.0 mi
                LondonEngland

              Near the hotelNear the hotel

              • Sherlock Holmes Museum - 500 ft
                221B Baker Street, London
              • Marylebone - 900 ft
                LondonEngland
              • Royal Academy of Music Museum - 1600 ft
                Marylebone Road, London
              • Open Air Theatre - 2300 ft
                Inner Circle, NW1, London
              • Madame Tussauds London - 1300 ft
                Marylebone Road, London
              • Paddington Station - 1400 ft
                Paddington London, London
              • Regent's Park - 2200 ft
                The Store Yard, London

              Restaurants Nearby

              • Phoenix Palace - 400 ft

                Address: 3-5 Glentworth Street
                Phone: (020) 7486 3515

                61% likes this, based on 164 reviews
                Cuisine: Chinese

              • The Potting Shed Restaurant & Bar - 300 ft

                Address: Dorset Square Hotel
                Phone: 44 (0)20 7723 7874

                80% likes this, based on 43 reviews
                Price Range: USD 34 - USD 51

              • Cinnamon Spice - 400 ft

                Address: 12 - 14 Glentworth Street
                Phone: +44 20 79350212

                56% likes this, based on 26 reviews
                Cuisine: Indian

              • Allsop Arms - 300 ft

                Address: 137 Gloucester Place
                Phone: (020)-7723-5864

                74% likes this, based on 37 reviews
                Cuisine: English, Bar, Fish & Chips, Pub
                Price Range: USD 11 - USD 20

              • You Me Sushi - 300 ft

                Address: 156 Marylebone Road

                86% likes this, based on 25 reviews
                Cuisine: Japanese

              Getting around.

              Baker Street Tube Station is a five-minute walk away.

              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of rooms:
                27

              Hotel Awards

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              Somerset. Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Somerset.

              Average guest rating

              5.6out of 10
              Good enough
              Based on 167 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Location
              9.5
              Rooms
              4.7
              Value
              10.0
              Service
              5.0

              Individual guest reviews

              • Couple
                5.4

                I liked staff. Friendly

                Needs to be renovated, especially floors and carpets

              • Single
                3.8

                The location is very good and that is the only one advantage of this hotel.

                The room is very poor equipped, the carpet is old and dirty, curtain with holes on it. The bathroom is terrible, with old tiles and dirty shower curtain. You can hear the noise from other rooms, there is no staff on the reception. The dining tables are not very clean and breakfast includes 3 kinds of corn flakes, milk, yogurt, juice, coffee, toast, butter, cheap marmalade and chocolate cream. Value for money is very law and I would strongly recommend to avoid this terrible hotel.

              • Couple
                4.6

                Close to the tube station

                Upon arriving at the hotel there was no staff present, we had to use the phone on reception to call for someone as a sign on the counter informed us to do. It took 15-20 mins for someone to come and register us. It took a further 10 mins for the woman to find our reservation which she tried to tell us wasnt there! In our room were two ledges, above the door and bathroom, which had not been cleaned at all. There was dust, dirt and builders tools laying on them. The carpet in our room hadnt even been hoovered for our arival which u would expect when check out is 10am and check in is 3pm. There was a choice of cerial or toast for breakfast, although no fridge so the milk was left out on the table during breakfast from 7am till 9.30am. There was no ketel, only a machine which made badly tasting coffee. We were woken early in the morning by drilling noises. There is no phone in the room to phone reception to complain, and there was no one on reception at all. Infact after being checked in we saw no staff at all for the rest of the day, night and next morning!

              • Single
                3.8

                room was a reasonable size and bed was quite confortable.

                plumbing was very noisy, curtains didn't fir the window, but worst thing was the breakfast or lack of it. Some white sliced bread in a bread bin not in wrapper, by a toaster, some large bowls of cereals, tea bags which tasted like they were made from florr shavings. The woman who should have been helping or serving just topped up the things then sat down on a chair and read a book, not explaining to anyone where things were and what to do.

              • Group of friends
                5.4

                Close to oxford street And Airport buses to Luton

                Small untidy bathroom

              • Single
                4.2

                Dirty carpets, noisy doors that kept banging, late breakfast at 8 on weekdays!!

              • Single
                5.8

                Good location, clean

                Carpets on stairs were frayed.No tea or coffee in the rooms. No concessions made for breakfast if guest checks-out before breakfast is served (7:15am).

              • Single
                5.0

                Good location, close to metro and a number of attractions. Breakfast included, but it is minimal.

                Extremely uncomfortable bed - hardly slept. The bathroom was always stinking, no ventilation, whatsoever.

              • Single
                2.4

                Everything: in particular Awful room...dirty and decaying....lazy staff personnel....

              • Couple
                5.4

                The location of the hotel is great for EasyBus and London Stansted Airport, Few good pubs with nice food around (Allsop Arms, The Volenteer) with normal prices. Price for the hotel is good, staff helpfoul. Bed is Clean, Hot water in shower plenty. 10 minute walk to Oxford street, 3 minute walk to Baker street tube station, bus station. Taxis and buses drive by hotel all the time. Hotel is in very good position in London.

                Carpet... Old, dirty. Floor is old, not leveled, cracky wooden. Room was cold. Bed old not comfortable. Internet access sometime works, but mostly it doesn't. Poor breakfest. Very good hotel on pictures.. but when you come there... the state od the hotel is very very bad. Very old building, smelly, noisy... (all of minuses of the hotel, the staff is trying to fix, but hotel must be demolished, build new and with all brand new stuff in it) If no money and need to sleep one night is OK (just OK)... For vacation, or more than 2 days in hotel.. Not recomend

              • Older travelers
                3.2

                very dissappointed in this "hotel" more like hostel.

                It said it was in process of being refurbished but i didn't see any work going on here a very shabby. dirty hostel the worst i've ever stayed in

              • Single
                4.2

                The only thing I liked was the location in Central London and close to the Tube station

                The hotel is in need of total renovation, everything is quite old and outdated. There is no real "staff" taking care of the reception. They do not have electronic access to the credit card system. You have to pay everything at check-in. The bathroom is cramped and toilet does not always work. No TV nor telephone in the room.

              • Couple
                2.8

                The only thing about this hotel that I didn’t dislike was the location. Situated in central London, just off of Baker Street means it’s very easy to get almost anywhere in the city. Plus you’re only a two minute walk from the nearest tube station.

                This hotel is grimy and in some places just plain dirty, the staff are immensely rude and because this hotel is situated above an Indian restaurant it does tend to smell in the evening. Payment has to be made up front (even when paying by Credit Card) which makes it difficult if you want to change your booking i.e. leave part way through your stay. There is a sign in the reception that says that any complaints to the manager should be made in writing, which means that you can never get anything resolved during your stay. We tried to spend as little time as we could in the hotel because it was so bad and we wanted to have the absolute minimum amount of contact with the staff. Because of this we never had breakfast in the hotel (so that’s s

              • Single
                5.8

                The location of the Hotel was great.

                It was a bit grubby - ok if your'e used to camping, but wouldn't recommend it to folk who prefer something a little more luxurious.

              • Group of friends
                5.0

                The location was great

                Was expecting basic but hotel rooms were very shabby with threadbare carpets, torn curtains, very few facilities no tv & a kettle no one would use.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Somerset. Hotel - London London location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              6 Dorset Square, London, United Kingdom, NW1 6QA

              Get directions
              City Center
              • London
                1.9 mi
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Marylebone Station
                1000 ft
              • Paddington Station
                4000 ft
              Underground stations
              • Baker Street
                1000 ft
              • Marylebone
                700 ft
              • Bus stop
                400 ft
              Restaurants
              • Phoenix Palace (cuisine: Chinese)
                400 ft
              • Allsop Arms (cuisine: English, Bar, Fish & Chips)
                300 ft
              Parks
              • Regent's Park
                2200 ft
              • Open Air Theatre
                2300 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of rooms:
                27

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonSomerset.

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

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