The May Fair Hotel - London

Stratton Street, Mayfair, London, United Kingdom, W1J 8LT  show map
 5 stars
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The May Fair Hotel - London

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Turkish bath

Reflex massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

Overview

May Fair is a 9-story hotel in a busy area of London at a close proximity to Hyde Park, Harrods and Big Ben offering non-smoking rooms along with a swimming pool, a spa center and a steam room. The attractive building was renovated in 2012 and now combines avant-garde architecture with modern technology.

The property is placed next to Buckingham Palace, Green Park and Knightsbridge as well as a circus, bars and restaurants. The city center lies within 2 km from the venue.

There are shops and boutiques within a quick reach of the hotel.

Well connected to many sights, The May Fair Hotel is close to Oxford Circus subway station and Piccadilly Circus, Piccadilly Circus (B) bus station. The May Fair Hotel is 15 minutes’ drive away from London City airport.

Rooms

The property offers 134 guestrooms appointed with glazed windows, TV with satellite channels, a kitchenette, climate control and an iPod dock. Guests can enjoy a panoramic view of Royal Park and Hyde Park from their rooms. Some of the rooms feature Italian décor and upholstered furnishings.

Eat & Drink

An extensive breakfast is served in a contemporary atmosphere of the dining room. A fine variety of international dishes is offered at the relaxed restaurant onsite. Guests can savor coffee, cocktails and tea in the music bar. The venue is set next to a tube station and just 150 meters from Langans Brasserie and The Wolseley.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

The hotel offers a lift, a designated smoking area and allergy-free rooms for general needs and a copier, a meeting room and a business center for corporate travelers.

Relax

On-site leisure options feature a casino and a relaxation room. Such fitness options as a fitness center and a gym are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

The hotel staff speaks English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   8.  Number of rooms:   134.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Welcome drink
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Video games

Leisure facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Casino
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view
  • River view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Armchair
  • Dining table

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Hi-Fi
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 16 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Stratton Street, Mayfair, London, United Kingdom, W1J 8LT

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City Center
  • London
    1.2 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Charing Cross Station
    1.2 km
  • Victoria Station
    1.5 km
Underground stations
  • Piccadilly Circus Station
    700 m
  • Green Park
    200 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Nobu London
    50 m
  • The Wolseley (cuisine: European)
    190 m
Parks
  • Green Park
    380 m
  • Piccadilly Circus
    670 m
Beaches
  • Shell Beach
    970 m
  • Rushy Bay
    970 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    134

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Rooms and availability

The May Fair photos Room Superior Room
Superior Room
Bed type: Double bed or King-size bed or Twin beds
Size: 30 m²
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Spacious and light room has luxurious furnishings. It offers a practical work desk and a contemporary bathroom.

Room facilities
    The May Fair photos Room Deluxe Room
    Deluxe Room
    Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds
    Size: 40 m²
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Large room with contemporary design offers a work area, a small rest area and a bathroom with power shower.

    Room facilities
      The May Fair photos Room Studio Suite
      Studio Suite
      Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed or 1 Single bed
      Size: 50 m²
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      Individually designed room has luxury furnishings and fabrics. It comprises an open plan lounge and a convenient bathroom.

      Room facilities
        The May Fair photos Room Family Room
        Family Room
        Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or Double beds or Double bed
        Size: 50 m²
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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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        Spacious room offers a work area, a sleeping area and a small rest area. Bathroom has all modern amenities.

        Room facilities
          The May Fair photos Room Three Bedroom Suite
          Three Bedroom Suite
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          Individually designed Suite features three bedrooms (including interconnecting rooms), a spacious lounge, a dining area and a fully fitted kitchen.

          The May Fair photos Room Two Bedroom Suite
          Two Bedroom Suite
          Bed type: 2 King-size beds or Double bed or King-size bed
          Size: 200 m²
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          • Free Wi-Fi
          • Air conditioning
          • Private bathroom
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          Luxurious room has two bedrooms and a living room with a sofa, armchairs and table. The bathroom has all modern amenities.

          Room facilities
            The May Fair photos Room One Bedroom Suite
            One Bedroom Suite
            Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed or 1 Single bed
            Size: 143 m²
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            • Free Wi-Fi
            • Air conditioning
            • Private bathroom
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            Luxurious room has a bedroom and a living room with a sofa, armchairs and table. The bathroom has all modern amenities.

            Room facilities
              The May Fair photos Room Duplex Suite
              Duplex Suite
              Bed type: King-size bed or 1 Single bed
              Size: 60 m²
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              • Free Wi-Fi
              • Air conditioning
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              Cozy two level suite has a bedroom and a living room. Bathroom has all modern conveniences.

              Room facilities
                The May Fair photos Room Junior Suite
                Junior Suite
                Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed or 1 Single bed
                Size: 55 m²
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                • Free Wi-Fi
                • Air conditioning
                • Shower
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                Luxurious room has a bedroom and a living room with a sofa, armchairs and table. The bathroom has all modern amenities.

                Room facilities

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel The May Fair Hotel - London London location
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                  Hotel Address:

                  Stratton Street, Mayfair, London, United Kingdom, W1J 8LT

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • London
                    1.2 km
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • Charing Cross Station
                    1.2 km
                  • Victoria Station
                    1.5 km
                  Underground stations
                  • Piccadilly Circus Station
                    700 m
                  • Green Park
                    200 m
                  • Bus stop
                    200 m
                  Restaurants
                  • Nobu London
                    50 m
                  • The Wolseley (cuisine: European)
                    190 m
                  Parks
                  • Green Park
                    380 m
                  • Piccadilly Circus
                    670 m
                  Beaches
                  • Shell Beach
                    970 m
                  • Rushy Bay
                    970 m
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Year renovated:
                    2012
                  • Number of floors:
                    8
                  • Number of rooms:
                    134

                  Hotel Awards

                  UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonThe May Fair

                  According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                  Best Spa Hotels in United Kingdom

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                  The May Fair Location

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                  What's nearby

                  Tourist attractions

                  Places of interest

                  • Regent Hall - A Salvation Army Church - 700 m

                  Convention centers

                  Shopping areas

                  • Savile Row - 400 m
                  • Grosvenor House Antiques Fair - 700 m

                  Monuments and Landmarks

                  Museums

                  • Royal Academy of Arts - 300 m
                  • Apsley House - 700 m

                  Theaters

                  • Piccadilly Theatre - 600 m
                  • Her Majesty's Theatre - 700 m
                  • Criterion Theatre - 700 m
                  • Lyric Theatre London - 700 m

                  Business areas

                  Food and meals

                  Underground stations

                  Local attractions

                  • British Museum - 1.6 km
                    Great Russell Street, London
                  • Covent Garden - 1.5 km
                    Covent Garden, London
                  • Bayswater - 1.5 km
                    LondonEngland
                  • The London Eye - 1.8 km
                    South Bank of the river Thames, London
                  • Westminster Hall - 1.7 km
                    Westminster, London

                  Near the hotel

                  • Apsley House - 130 m
                    149 Piccadilly, Hyde Park Corner, London
                  • The Faraday Museum, The Royal Insitution of Great Britain - 220 m
                    21 Albermarle Street LondonEngland
                  • Spencer House - 360 m
                    27 St. James's Place, London
                  • St. James's Church - 490 m
                    197 Piccadilly, London
                  • Mayfair - 170 m
                    LondonEngland
                  • Royal Academy of Arts - 280 m
                    Burlington House, London
                  • Green Park - 380 m
                    close to Buckingham Palace, London

                  Restaurants nearby

                  • Nobu London - 50 m

                    Address: 19 Old Park Lane
                    Phone: (+44)207 4474747

                    74% likes this, based on 771 reviews
                    Price Range: GBP 32 - GBP 32

                  • Nobu - Berkeley Street - 50 m

                    Address: 15 Berkelely Street
                    Phone: 02072909222

                    66% likes this, based on 449 reviews
                    Cuisine: Japanese
                    Price Range: GBP 40 - GBP 52

                  • Tea at the Ritz - 150 m

                    Address: 150 Piccadilly
                    Phone: +44 (0) 20 7493 8181

                    74% likes this, based on 1059 reviews
                    Cuisine: English

                  • The Wolseley - 190 m

                    Address: 160 Piccadilly
                    Phone: +44 (0)20 7499 6996

                    67% likes this, based on 1679 reviews
                    Cuisine: European
                    Price Range: GBP 25 - GBP 81

                  • Quince - 10 m

                    Address: Stratton Street
                    Phone: +44 (0) 20 7915 3892

                    61% likes this, based on 161 reviews
                    Cuisine: European
                    Price Range: GBP 26 - GBP 40

                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Year renovated:
                    2012
                  • Number of floors:
                    8
                  • Number of rooms:
                    134

                  Hotel Awards

                  UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonThe May Fair

                  According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                  Best Spa Hotels in United Kingdom

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                  The May Fair Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The May Fair

                  Average guest rating

                  7.8out of 10
                  Fabulous
                  Based on 342 reviews

                  Guest reviews

                  • Couple
                    8.8

                    The location is excllent, I styed for 6 nights, the first one was terrible until they changed my room regarding the view.Overall the hotel is considered excellent, they need to improve the houskeeping.

                  • Couple
                    8.2

                    I loved the location of the Mayfair Hotel, was great for celeb spotting!! The Spa was also lovely although I only had a massage, and the Afternoon Tea was yummy :-)

                    Was a bit disappointed with the service of some of the staff in the bar and the grill. One night although they took our drink order, we waited ages until getting the drinks, and they seemed more intent on making sure the 'celebs' got theirs first!

                  • Group of friends
                    7.0

                    Good location

                    Aircon not working and poor management

                  • Group of friends
                    7.0

                    Breakfast is delicious

                    They did not apologize when we discovered that they wrongfully had submitted a taxi note of 120 pounds to our invoice.

                  • Older travelers
                    8.2

                    excellent location Hotel staff good breakfast

                  • Couple
                    9.0

                    all was fine....great location and excelend staff and hotel...sure we will book it again

                  • Older travelers
                    7.4

                    Excellent location for both sightseeing and shopping; nice restaurants in the neighbourhood and very friendly staff.

                  • Older travelers
                    9.6

                    Convenient location to West End. Great Spa and Casino with reasonably priced food.DISCOUNTED Parking worth £24 for overnight stay, worth its weigh in gold-literally.Spacious rooms with Tea/coffee making facilities which is a pleasing change for 5* hotels.

                  • Single
                    5.0

                    Great location. Supermarket across the street and the Underground less than 100 metres. The bars and restaurant had a good vibe. I didn't eat there - they were rather expensive!

                    Be very careful owhen checking in. The hotel blocked on my credit card almost double the actual cost of the hotel and did not at any stage inform me they were blocking that amount (ie total cost of hotel plus total cost of hotel). It was more than 1000 pounds. You can imagine my horror when I realised why when I had difficulty with my credit card! The hotel also will charge you for items which should not be chargeable - ie asking information from concierge, booking taxi etc. The hotel also is rather warm and the airconditioning is too hot. The hotel has a distinct aftershave smell which is overpowering. It is fine if you are a Sloan Street toy boy who loves cologne but not otherwise.

                  • Single
                    7.0

                    The staff were polite and helpful

                    People down the hall were allowed to burn incense in there room....into the hall! It felt like a large impersonal hotel. Not a 5 star. The room was over priced.

                  • Single
                    6.6

                    The availability of staff, the good internal communication amongst the staff

                  • Family with children
                    8.2

                    Localizacao

                    A lot if small kids(without parents) running along the corridor several times.

                  • Group of friends
                    5.8

                    The location

                    Too much scent in the hotel everywhere. From the odor of curry that was pervasive in the hotel, the rooms everywhere to the constant heavy perfume in the lobby. I had a full blown allergy attack every time I entered or exited the hotel. Also the clientele is 90% mideastern.

                  • Family with children
                    7.8

                    The staffs are friendly. The location is near to station, palace and shopping area.

                    Room cleaning was late.

                  • Older travelers
                    7.8

                    We liked the location, the hotel was very clean and the staff were very helpful

                    However there was a really bad smell of cigerette smoke coming into our room (No 360) it was very strong and came in from the air conditioning in the bathroom, we didn't go to our room until 5.00pm we did notice a smell of smoke but the window had been left open by house keeping, when we closed it the smell got worse in fact I could not sleep and ended up with a sore throat, but my husband being a sound sleeper and an ex smoker was not affected as much. I had to leave the window open all night just to get some fresh air. In the morning before breakfast we told the staff about the smoke, They acted promptly by getting the air conditioning switched off etc. The next night I slept better and the smell of cigerette smoke was much reduced,However the room did not smell fresh (Stale cigerette smoke) and my throat was still sore. But on a lighter note we did enjoy our meal at Quince....

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel The May Fair Hotel - London London location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  Stratton Street, Mayfair, London, United Kingdom, W1J 8LT

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • London
                    1.2 km
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • Charing Cross Station
                    1.2 km
                  • Victoria Station
                    1.5 km
                  Underground stations
                  • Piccadilly Circus Station
                    700 m
                  • Green Park
                    200 m
                  • Bus stop
                    200 m
                  Restaurants
                  • Nobu London
                    50 m
                  • The Wolseley (cuisine: European)
                    190 m
                  Parks
                  • Green Park
                    380 m
                  • Piccadilly Circus
                    670 m
                  Beaches
                  • Shell Beach
                    970 m
                  • Rushy Bay
                    970 m
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Year renovated:
                    2012
                  • Number of floors:
                    8
                  • Number of rooms:
                    134

                  Hotel Awards

                  UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonThe May Fair

                  According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                  Best Spa Hotels in United Kingdom

                  Use Badge