DUKES LONDON - Celebrating our awards with a competition

The DUKES LONDON team celebrating award win outside of the hotel

Celebration is in order at DUKES LONDON, one of the city’s oldest and most renowned luxury boutique hotels in St. James’s Mayfair. After only two months into the year, the hotel has started 2020 with a bang, receiving five separate high-profile recognitions..

Forbes Travel Guide:

Forbes Travel Guide’s globally recognised Star Rating system, honouring the finest players in hospitality, has awarded DUKES LONDON a 4 Star rating. Forbes Travel Guide is the global authority on luxury hospitality. Their professional inspectors travel the world providing quality assessments to hotels, restaurants, and spas based on 900 objective standards that determine their coveted annual Star Ratings.

U.S. News & World Report:

DUKES LONDON has been named one of the ‘Best Hotels in England’ and ‘Best Hotels in Europe’ by prestigious US publication U.S. News & World Report along with a special Gold badge denoting that the hotel scored in the top 10%. Results are based on hotel class and user rating as provided by Trip Advisor. 

AA Hotel and Hospitality Services:

DUKES LONDON has been awarded with AA 5 Red Star and GBR London (Great British Restaurant), 2 AA Rosettes. AA Hotel and Hospitality Services has developed Quality Standards for inspecting and rating accommodation and restaurants across the British Isles, and it is now recognised within the industry as setting the benchmark standards.


DUKES Bar’s acclaimed Bar Manager, Alessandro Palazzi, has been shortlisted for ‘Best Front of House’ in GQ’s Food & Drink Awards 2020. Alessandro and his team are the most welcoming and charismatic hosts and the martinis at DUKES Bar are renowned as the finest in London. The awards ceremony will take place on 27th April at The Berkeley in Knightsbridge. 

Triple H Awards: 

The Triple ‘H’ Awards shortlisted DUKES LONDON with the following finalist: Housekeeping Manager of the Year, Grozdenka Popova, and Housekeeping Team of the Year and Housekeeping Porter of the year, Plamen Petrov. The Hotel Housekeeping Honours also known as the Triple ‘H’ Awards – are awards which are open to all sectors within housekeeping, back of house and hotel laundry.

DUKES LONDON General Manager, Paul Skinner, says, “I am very proud of DUKES LONDON’s achievements; the hotel is a prestigious establishment and has a long tradition of providing luxury service and hospitality for its customers”. He continues, “To celebrate these accomplishments, we are thanking our valued guests and supporters by hosting a social media competition on DUKES LONDON and GBR’s channels, that will run between 14th February – 2nd March”.

‘Now, it is the Time to Reward You’, Competition Time is on!

To celebrate and thank our valued guests and supporters over the years, DUKES LONDON is offering a chance to win an unforgettable Two Night Stay in a Suite! 

The lucky winners will have the chance to stay two nights in one of the hotel’s suites and enjoy a complimentary Full English Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner at GBR London (Great British Restaurant), one of the Signature Martinis at the legendary DUKES Bar, and a sumptuous Afternoon Tea in the Drawing Room.

The competition begins on February, 14th 2020 and ends on March, 2nd 2020.

To be in for a chance of winning, simply:

1.       Follow @dukeslondon and @gbr_london on Instagram

2.       Like the posts announcing the competition 

3.       Tag the person you would take if you won (Please tag only one person per comment, but you can enter as many times as you like)

The winners prize includes:

  • Two Night stay in a Suite, for 2 guests
  • Complimentary Breakfast, as well as a Lunch or Dinner at GBR London (Great British Restaurant)
  • Complimentary Martini at DUKES Bar
  • Complimentary Champagne Afternoon Tea in the Drawing Room