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1/5

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Safety index

62 out of 100

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Dolphin Hotel

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6.8

Poor (1,273 ratings)

London, United Kingdom - 

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490 m Hyde Park

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1.12 km Marble Arch

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2.5 km Oxford Street

Hotel Overview

Dolphin Hotel, situated in the prestigious Westminster area, garners mixed reviews from its guests. The feedback encompasses various aspects of the hotel's offerings, including its accommodations, services, and location. While some patrons appreciate the features and experiences provided by the hotel, others point out areas that could benefit from improvement.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Central Location: Situated near major attractions, making it convenient for sightseeing.
  2. Helpful Staff: Many reviews mention the friendly and helpful nature of the hotel staff.
  3. Value for Money: Guests appreciate the hotel's competitive pricing considering its location.
  4. Historic Charm: The hotel's architecture and decor are noted for their historical significance and beauty.
  5. Breakfast Options: Several visitors have commended the variety and quality of the breakfast served.
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Area for improvement

  1. Outdated Rooms: Some guests feel that the rooms could benefit from modernization and renovation.
  2. Noisy Environment: Reports of noise from both inside and outside the hotel affecting sleep quality.
  3. Small Room Size: A common complaint is the relatively small size of the rooms, especially for families or longer stays.
  4. Wi-Fi Quality: Dissatisfaction with the reliability and speed of the Wi-Fi service is frequently noted.
  5. Maintenance Issues: A number of reviews mention maintenance problems within the rooms and facilities.

Amenities

Breakfast available

Breakfast available

Free WiFi

Free WiFi

Room service

Room service

Housekeeping

24/7 front desk

24/7 front desk

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired internet

No onsite parking available

Score icon6.8

RateScore

Total 1,273 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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6.8

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booking

1,273 Reviews

6.8 / 10

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 30

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Number of floors 5

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Number of buildings/towers 2

WiFi Quality

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Upload, Mbps

Ping, ms

Idle

17

Download

75

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37

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Hyde Park

490 m

Marble Arch

1.12 km

Oxford Street

2.5 km

Royal Albert Hall

2.5 km

Kensington High Street

2.5 km

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Getting around

Paddington Underground Station

140 m

London Paddington Station

210 m

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Airports Nearby

London City Airport (LCY)

26.5 km

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Restaurants

Angus Steakhouse

280 m

Sawyers Arms

Nearby

Bonne Bouche Catering

210 m

The Dickens Tavern

Nearby

Paramount Lebanese Kitchen

140 m

Street View

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Daytime safety

65 out of 100

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Nighttime safety

39 out of 100

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Safety

Crime

62

Overall Safety Index

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An average rating of the six safety categories

62 out of 100

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Women safety

Risky

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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54

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Physical safety

Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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63

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Property safety

Risky

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Likelihood of theft.

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59

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Political safety

Safe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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76

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LGBTQ safety

Safe

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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69

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Medical safety

Risky

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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50

54

Overall Crime index

Moderate

An average rating of the crime categories

54 out of 100

Property crime severity

Moderate

58

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Mugging or robbery  57/100

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Car theft  43/100

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Car break-ins  50/100

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Home break-ins  48/100

Violent crime severity

Moderate

57

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Physical attacks  54/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  40/100

Other crime severity

High

63

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Insult or harassment in public  54/100

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Corruption or bribery  38/100

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Drug problem  62/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.6 - $2.3

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Coffee

$2.9 - $7.6

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Beer 0.5L

$1.2 - $3.5

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$16.2 - $38.2

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$2.3 - $5.8

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$1.3 - $3.5

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$57.9 - $162

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$8.1 - $17.4

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McMeal at McDonalds

$8.1 - $11.6

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$1.5 - $3.5

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Public transport, monthly pass

$138.9 - $309

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$1.7 - $2.2

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$11.6 - $35.9

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$28.9 - $115.7

Weather In London

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Air Quality

Unhealthy (For Sensitive Groups)

PM2.512

PM1023

63

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Limited risk for sensitive individuals. Not recommended to do outdoor activities.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Fair

Water may have some problems, not recommended for daily consumption.

Traffic around property

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Moderate

Traffic is moving at a steady pace, smooth driving without significant delays.

House Rules

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Check in after 14:00

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Check out until 11:00

Children welcome

No pets

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