The Dorchester is a five-star luxury hotel on Park Lane London. It is one of the world’s most prestigious and expensive hotels. The Dorchester opened on 18 April 1931 and still retains its 1930s furnishings and ambiance despite being modernised.
Throughout its history the hotel has been closely associated with the rich and famous.During the Second World War, the strength of its construction gave the hotel the reputation of being one of London’s safest buildings, and a host of political and military luminaries chose it as their London residence. Queen Elizabeth II attended the Dorchester when she was a princess on the day prior to the announcement of her engagement to the Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh on 10 July 1947.
The hotel has since become popular with film actors, models and rock stars, and Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton frequently stayed at the hotel throughout the 1960s and 1970s.
The Dorchester hotal also host weddings and is much sought after as one of the U.K’s most prestigious wedding venues. Premiere Photography have photographed a wedding at The Dorchester Hotel and sample photographs from th completed wedding album are shown for you to view.
The Dorchester Hotel, 53 Park Ln, Mayfair, London W1K 1QA
Tel: 020 7629 8888