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Lugano, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Third time here in a three bedroom suite. All amazing ( service, location, staff, food, cleanliness) but the windows. Too much noise from the street and the courtyard because of inadequate windows. A real pity as the rest is great.

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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 11 February 2017

Overall great service, including some of the best housekeeping service I have ever experienced, and wonderfully welcoming attitude from everyone I came across, so the following comments seem a little knit picky. But with attention to just a few more details, my review title would have gone from "Lovely" to "Sublime". While the breakfast menu offerings were ample and served...

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Araceli-London, Manager at Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your lovely review. I am very pleased to know that you had a very nice time at the hotel and that you enjoyed great service from housekeeping as well as feeling very welcomed in all your interactions with the team. I very much appreciate all the suggestions you gave us and will aim...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Its good for long term stays, great restaurants, facilities, staff & prompt service. Summers would be great in the courtyard. Location is on the other side of Buckingham, a little away from Mayfair. A short cab ride.

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Araceli-London, Manager at Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your great review. I am very pleased to know that you enjoyed the restaurants, facilities and the service provided by the team. You are so right saying that the Courtyard would be great in the Summer, it really is a fantastic place to enjoy some alfresco dinning or just sit and relax among...

DC Area
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Spectacular hotel in a great location. Very convenient to central London. Staff was warm and helpful and quick to correct an issue with the baby crib they left in the room for our toddler. Really enjoyed the stay. Also, the Indian restaurant on property is spectacular.

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Araceli-London, Manager at Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you ever so much for your lovely review. I am delighted to you know that you and your family had a wonderful stay and that the team members assisted you and rectified their mistake promptly and warmly. We sincerely hope to welcome you back soon again and to continue to meet your expectations. Warmest regards Araceli Rius...

Boston, MA
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Our family of 6 enjoyed a wonderful week in London at the Taj. We were greeted warmly by Benson, who graciously allowed us early check-in after an overnight flight and upgraded our rooms to a suite of rooms even more fabulous than those we'd already arranged - a lovely surprise and great start to our vacation. The hotel is beautiful,...

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Araceli-London, Manager at Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you ever so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review and for your very kind words and recommendations. I am thrilled to know that you had a fantastic time in London with your family and that all of you enjoyed your suite, the multiple facilitates at the hotel and most importantly a very...

Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't say enough about this terrific property. It is located just a couple of minute walk from Buckingham Palace, and central to everything you would want to see and do in London. Our room (actually an apartment) felt like home and a perfect place to unwind after a busy day. I would definitely recommend it.

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Araceli-London, Manager at Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very, very much for your lovely review. I am delighted to know that when you stayed with us, your suite felt like your own home and it offered you the right environment to relax. We thank you once again for your recommendations and we very much look forward to your return. Warm regards Araceli Rius Perez...

Seneca, South Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing overall experience! The staff are friendly and go above and beyond for each customer. My kids ere delighted with the cookies with their names on them delivered in the evening! Such a delight! a city block away from the gates of Buckingham palace. The staff took care of everything for us a family of six. If you have the...

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Araceli-London, Manager at Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you ever so much for your lovely review and your very kind words. I am very pleased to know that you and your family had an amazing experience with us at Taj 51 Buckingham Gate and that the children were specially delighted with the little treats the team organised for them. We look forward to the next...

Reviewed 1 week ago

luxury of a private apartment with all the amenities of a first class hotel . three Victorian buildings renovated around a court yard to form a hotel complex . quite and convenience in the middle of London . 5 mins walk to see the change of guards at BUCKINHAM PALACE . All the rooms are apartments . Newly decorated with...

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Araceli-London, Manager at Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you ever so much for your excellent review. I am really pleased to know that you very much enjoyed the size and look of your suite, the proximity to Buckingham Palace and the wonderful changing of the guard ceremony. I sincerely to welcome you back soon. Best regards Araceli Rius Perez Hotel Manager

Rye Brook, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a ton of experience staying at luxury, 5 star hotels, but I can't imagine any are better than this...my wife and I traveled to London for 5 nights with our teenage son, and our travel agent recommended a suite at this hotel...absolutely fantastic! Starting with the email correspondence with the concierge a month before we arrived, the service could...

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Araceli-London, Manager at Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your wonderful review. I am delighted to see that your travel adviser recommended you to stay with us and that Taj 51 Buckingham Gate was the perfect choice for you and your family. Our concierge team members are indeed among the very best in London and they will ensure that they help you...

Santa Monica, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

The suite was perfect p, with kitchenette, two baths, two bedrooms and a living room with a desk. Plenty of storage. The staff is so gracious, helpful and courteous beyond expectation. The cocktail hour with wine and munchies was a lovely surprise and an opportunity to be adult for a moment, each day.

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Araceli-London, Manager at Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your lovely review. It is ever so nice to know that your suite was just perfect for you and your family and that you all have the opportunity to have some family time and also to some highly deserved daily adult time during the happy hour! We hope to see you returning soon...

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Staying in Westminster

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Westminster
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square, and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just up the road as well. As captivating as the architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are highlights of the area too. St James's Park (arguably London's loveliest), the expansive Green Park, and pedestrian friendly tree lined paths along the river showcase the exquisite manicure provided by English gardeners. Just beyond the landmarks and the gorgeous outdoor spaces, quiet residential squares and age old local pubs offer a more subdued take on this global seat of power in the heart of London.
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Highlights
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences offers authentic luxury experiences in a bespoke and personalised environment a gemstone's throw from Buckingham Palace. It comprises three Victorian townhouses - Kings, Minsters and Falconers, each distinctly designed and beautifully restored to their iconic heritage. The 85 luxurious suites and residences with butler service offer the space and exclusivity of a private home each with their own separate kitchen and living area. Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences reflects the universally acclaimed warmth and personalised service that the Taj is recognised for as one of the finest in the world. Treading the path from tradition to tomorrow, Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences redefines the meaning of luxury, creating a distinctive, customised and exclusive Taj experience. Make the most of complimentary wi-fi, the premier Golden Keys Concierge service, tailored treatments at the Wellness Centre and a host of on-site dining options including Quilon, the signature Michelin star Indian South West coastal cuisine restaurant and Kona, showcasing the colours, flavours and vibrancy of contemporary Europe. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences

Address: 51 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6AF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Westminster
Price Range: ₹ 27,645 - ₹ 66,117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences 5*
Number of rooms: 85
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Also Known As:
51 Buckingham Gate, Taj Suites And Residences Hotel London
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#2 Spa Hotel in London
#4 Luxury Hotel in London
#5 Business Hotel in London
#8 Family Hotel in London
#20 Romantic Hotel in London
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“Make sure you book through a Virtuoso travel advisor for extra amenities”
MicheleRH, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Upper floor”
cathychou, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Upper floor looking towards Buckingham Palace.”
southmauijim, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Every room is a suite, so you can`t go wrong.”
66elisabethk, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Only shaver outlets are allowed in the bathroom, so you will have to use the hair dryer in another area of the apartment.”
orbiter22, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
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