Dorset Street in London W1 lies in the heart of the Marylebone area, running east from Gloucester Place, through Baker Street and Chiltern Street into Manchester Street.
Dorset Street was first recorded in 1793 as part of the Portman Estate and was named after the Portman family's home county.
Charles Babbage, famous for his contributions to computer programming and design, lived at 1 Dorset Street.
Dorset Street is situated in walking distance of some of London's nicest green spaces, such as Regent's Park and Hyde Park. Dorset Street, which is located next to the peaceful Paddington Street Gardens, is home to a variety of shops, restaurants and bars.
The Barley Mow, located at 8 Dorset Street, is a traditional public house selling a wide range of real ales and fine wines. Authentic British dishes are available at the Barley Mow between 12.00pm-15.00pm Monday to Saturday. Dating back to 1791, the Barley Mow, which is closed on Sundays, is thought to be one of the oldest pubs in Marylebone.
Dorset Street is located 600m north of the popular shopping area of Oxford Street, which can be reached by walking south along Gloucester Place.
Oxford Street is home to department stores including John Lewis, House of Fraser and Selfridges, as well as high street fashion outlets such as H&M and Topshop, which stand at Oxford Circus.
Dorset Street lies 600m south-east of Marylebone Station, which provides London Underground and National Rail services to destinations including Oxford Circus and Paddington, home of the Heathrow Express rail service. Other London Underground stations near Dorset Street include Marble Arch (700m south-west) and Bond Street (700m south-east).
|HOTEL / APARTMENT||POSTCODE||MILES||STAR||24 Jul||25 Jul||26 Jul||27 Jul||28 Jul||29 Jul||30 Jul||31 Jul|
|Baker Street Station||1||Hammersmith & City - Metropolitan - Bakerloo - Circle line - Jubilee||0.36 miles|
|Marylebone Station||1||Bakerloo||0.56 miles|
|Marble Arch Station||1||Central||0.66 miles|
|Bond Street Station||1||Central - Jubilee||0.73 miles|
|Regents Park Station||1||Bakerloo||0.80 miles|
|London Marylebone Station||0.56 miles|
|London Paddington Station||1.46 miles|
|London Euston Station||1.83 miles|
|London St Pancras Station||2.47 miles|
|Charing Cross London Station||2.54 miles|