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62 out of 100

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The Goring

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9.4

Excellent (753 ratings)

City of Westminster, United Kingdom - 

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280 m Victoria Palace Theatre

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350 m Victoria Station Travel Information Centre

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560 m Buckingham Palace

Hotel Overview

The Goring is a well-known hotel located in London, cherished by guests for its distinctive blend of traditional elegance and modern comfort. Based on user reviews, this hotel offers a unique combination of refined luxury and personalized service, making it a popular choice among travelers seeking a memorable stay in the heart of the city.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Exceptional Service: Staff are praised for their attentiveness, warmth, and personalized approach to guest care.
  2. Prime Location: Ideally situated for exploring London, offering easy access to key attractions and shopping areas.
  3. Exquisite Dining: The on-site restaurant receives high marks for its superb cuisine and dining experience.
  4. Lavish Decor: The hotel's interiors are admired for their elegant design and heritage feel.
  5. Comfortable Rooms: Guests appreciate the spacious, well-appointed rooms and the luxurious amenities provided.
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Area for improvement

  1. High Price Point: The cost of a stay is noted as being on the higher side, making it less accessible for some budgets.
  2. Noisy At Times: Some guests have reported disturbances from noise, either from within the hotel or its surroundings.
  3. Limited Facilities: There are comments about the hotel lacking certain modern facilities and amenities that guests might expect.
  4. Room Accessibility: A few reviews mention difficulties with the accessibility of rooms for individuals with mobility challenges.
  5. Reservation Issues: Rare instances of booking and reservation mix-ups have caused inconvenience for some guests.

Amenities

Babysitting

Babysitting

Breakfast available

Breakfast available

Free WiFi

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

Parking available

Parking available

Laundry

Laundry

Gym

Gym

Housekeeping

Score icon9.4

RateScore

Total 753 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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9.2

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9.6

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booking

285 Reviews

9.2 / 10

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expedia

468 Reviews

9.6 / 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 69

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Number of floors 5

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Number of buildings/towers 1

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Year Built 1910

WiFi Quality

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Upload, Mbps

Ping, ms

Idle

12

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132

Upload

107

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

Victoria Palace Theatre

280 m

Victoria Station Travel Information Centre

350 m

Buckingham Palace

560 m

Green Park

910 m

Harrods

1.19 km

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Getting around

London Victoria Station

210 m

Victoria Underground Station

280 m

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Airports Nearby

Heathrow Airport (LHR)

22 km

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Restaurants

Bleecker Burger

140 m

Shakespeare

140 m

Bag O'Nails

140 m

Greenwood

140 m

Shake Shack

140 m

Street View

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Daytime safety

65 out of 100

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Nighttime safety

39 out of 100

Unsafe

City of Westminster safety index

Safety

Crime

62

Overall Safety Index

Safe

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 City of Westminster

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Precipitation In City of Westminster

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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 15:00

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Check out until 12:00

Children welcome

No pets

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