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    Dolphin Hotel

    32-34 Norfolk Square | Paddington, London W2 1RS, England
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 28 September 2017

    I booked a single economy room and was initially appalled at the first look of my room. It was located at the basement, one floor down from the lobby, via a narrow staircase. The room was sparse and small - no wardrobe except for a...More

    1  Thank maysie
    Response from PaddingtonHotels, Manager at Dolphin HotelResponded 5 October 2017

    Dear maysie, Thank you for your honest and detailed review. From your description I have understood which single room you are talking about and I will personally go through and take action to restore the flaws you have mentioned; thank you for letting us know....More

    Reviewed 25 September 2017

    I stayed at the Dolphin for three nights, September 17-20. It´s an okay hotel, nothing fancy, but you get what you pay for. I had a single room, which was very small, but I didn´t need any more. When beeing in London, I don´t wish...More

    Thank 234Chris
    Response from PaddingtonHotels, Manager at Dolphin HotelResponded 5 October 2017

    Hi 234Chris, Thank you for your review. We are glad you had a good stay with us and we managed to reach your standards. We are indeed a budget Hotel but we focus on offering a comfortable stay in a clean and welcoming environment. Like...More

    Reviewed 25 September 2017

    This has to represent the best value for money in London. Very central but reasonably quiet, helpful staff and pound for pound a super cheap hotel. We stayed two nights and if all that you want to do is sleep, (and why would you want...More

    Thank Addicroft
    Response from PaddingtonHotels, Manager at Dolphin HotelResponded 5 October 2017

    Dear Addicroft, Thank you so much for your kind words and for taking the time to review us. It is extremely rewarding for us to see our guests leave pleased by their stay and willing to return. We have been offering true hospitality for over...More

    Reviewed 30 August 2017

    I've given five stars, not because its a 5 star hotel, but because I got what expected. The room was clean and the bed was comfy. It was a great location. I will say we did have excess noise from the room upstairs, but that's...More

    Thank bmee13
    Response from PaddingtonHotels, Manager at Dolphin HotelResponded 11 September 2017

    Hi bmee13, Thank you very much for your honest and detailed review. We are delighted to hear you are pleased with our service and facilities and had an enjoyable stay at the Dolphin. Thank you for recommending our Hotel and we hope we have the...More

    Reviewed 19 August 2017

    I booked this hotel for 2 nights, location I must say is really good, undergroun is very close and there are multiple restaurants around. However, I got a room in the 4th floor, there are no lifts and I had to use tiny stairs for...More

    2  Thank Yolihana
    Response from PaddingtonHotels, Manager at Dolphin HotelResponded 24 August 2017

    Dear Yolihana, Thank you for your review. We are very sorry you left discontented and did not enjoy your stay. We must apologise if you felt that the Receptionist seemed like he didn't care when you reported your complaint, his mistake was probably that he...More

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    12 July 2017|
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    Response from Sean W | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Yes they do provide bedding. No need to worry.
    Christiana H
    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
    Vicky C
    25 May 2015|
    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
    Room Tips
    "Only 2 rooms have a terrace, so lucky who can have one :)"
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    "Ask for extra toast, waiters only too happy to oblige."
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    "Rooms with views to the park are nice."
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    "Not on the 4th floor unless you are very fit and active"
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