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Dolphin Inn, London

3-star3 stars
44 NORFOLK SQUARE, London, England, W2 1RT, United Kingdom

City-center hotel within easy reach of Hyde Park
  • Free WiFi
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  • good for the price.Aug. 31, 2020
  • The location was amazing, near the hype park, and with a lot of local shops in the…Mar. 10, 2020

Dolphin Inn, London

from $85 CAD
  • Twin Room
  • Single Room, Private Bathroom
  • Triple Room, Private Bathroom
  • Quadruple Room, Private Bathroom
  • Family Room
  • Family Room, Private Bathroom
  • Basic Single Room

What’s around Dolphin Inn, London


  • In London City Centre
  • Hyde Park - 10 min walk
  • Kensington Gardens - 10 min walk
  • Oxford Street - 14 min walk
  • Marble Arch - 16 min walk
  • Queensway - 18 min walk
  • Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum - 18 min walk
  • Regent's Park - 23 min walk

Getting around

  • Heathrow Airport (LHR) - 41 min drive
  • Gatwick Airport (LGW) - 82 min drive
  • London City Airport (LCY) - 25 min drive
  • London Paddington Station - 4 min walk
  • London Kilburn High Road Station - 4 min drive
  • London Euston Station - 4 min drive
  • Paddington Underground Station - 3 min walk
  • Edgware Road Underground Station - 7 min walk
  • Paddington (Circle and Hammersmith & City lines) Station - 7 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 20 rooms


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-5:30 AM
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No onsite parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • To-go breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Luggage storage
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Shower only
Be entertained
  • 24-inch TV
  • Digital TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping

Dolphin Inn, London’s small print

Also known as

  • Dolphin Inn London
  • Dolphin London
  • Dolphin Inn Hotel
  • Dolphin Inn London
  • Dolphin Inn Hotel London


This property does not have elevators.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Optional extras

To-go breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 3 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Dolphin Inn, London

  • Does Dolphin Inn offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Dolphin Inn does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Dolphin Inn?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Dolphin Inn?
    Sorry, there's no onsite parking at Dolphin Inn.
  • Are pets allowed at Dolphin Inn?
    Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Dolphin Inn?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM to 5:30 AM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Dolphin Inn?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include Mughal's (3-min walk), Kolossi (3-min walk), and San Marco (4-min walk).

Recent reviews

Good 7.2 From 95 reviews

Very Good 8.0
Great value and clean B&B in excellent location
Cheap and clean, decent Wi-Fi and shower. Breakfast not great but included in rate so can’t complain too much.
Marek, gb1 night business trip
Very Good 8.0
Dolphin Inn review
Well located hotel near Paddington station & underground with friendly and helpful staff. The 5 bed-room on the 4th floor, despite the smell in the corridor, was clean and comfortable. The weak point was the shower as it was difficult to get the right temperature and the water power was insufficient.
Julio, gb3 night family trip
Very Good 8.0
Ok no problem
Laith, gb2 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Nice place
Amad, gb1 night family trip
Very Good 8.0
a small 'walk up" hotel in a very convenient area. I don't mind the lack of a lift, and I was gone before breakfast. I just wanted a comfy bed and a shower, and that's what I got.
Robert, au1 night trip
Fair 4.0
Good location but the corridor and stairs were constantly being played on by children, screaming and incessant noise. There was also constant rumblings from the underground trains that seemed directly below the hotel!
A, gb4 night business trip
Poor 2.0
Tiny and Uncomfortable!
Extremely small room, tiny bed, toilet, and broken sockets. Not sure how this passes as a hotel room, guess it's not an issue when you have a high demand of tourists!
Adeel, gb1 night business trip
Fair 4.0
Spartan at best
It was a cheap room and I understand that booked at last minute due to an extended meeting. The shower holder was broken so you had to hold the shower in one hand whilst showering. The TV did not work. Only discovered that when I got into bed at 11pm and decided to relax with some TV. The breakfast was Spartan. The coffee - some Nescafe in a sachet and some hot....ish water from a thermos! I decided to go elsewhere and pay for breakfast rather than have my "Free" hotel one. When I complained at reception the next morning the receptionist shrugged and said "Its a one star hotel what did you expect!" So it will be Spartan and things that should work will not necessarily work
ROB, gb1 night business trip
Good 6.0
The bed was so wobbly/rickety, everytime I moved I thought it might break. Very noisy as single room is right next to dorm rooms, doors kept banging all night. Very hot but radiators still on, had to sleep with window wide open.
Sara-Jane, gb1 night trip
Poor 2.0
Despite great location, Dolphin Inn is not a hotel, it’s a hostel. They put a rollaway bed in a broom room under the stairwell and call it a hotel room. Granted, part of the room room was converted into an open shower. I am 5.5 and 160lb but I could not wash my hair since my elbows touched the walls. The broom room was not filthy but it was not clean-clean at all.
Julia, us2 night trip

Dolphin Inn, London

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