Rochester Hotel by Blue Orchid


Hotel and location

The 4* Rochester Hotel by Blue Orchid overlooking Vincent Square, offers a tranquil location whilst still being within easy walking distance of popular tourist attractions, restaurants and shops. Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey are both less than 15 minutes walk from the hotel and Tate Britain at Millbank is 12 minutes away. For guests attending a performance at either Victoria Palace Theatre or Apollo Victoria Theatre the hotel is less than 10minutes walk. St James` Park tube station on the District & Circle line is 7 minutes? walk from the hotel and a 3 minute journey/ 2 stops to Embankment station which is within walking distance of Trafalgar Square, Covent Garden and London`s Theatreland. Victoria railway station which is also the entrance to the underground Victoria Line is 8 minutes walk from the hotel. From there it is 2 stops to Oxford Circus and London?s world-famous Oxford Street, home to Selfridges department store as well as many designer and high street brands.

Room and facilities

All of the 76 rooms at the 4* Rochester Hotel by Blue Orchid are traditional in design, are fully air-conditioned and have ensuite bathrooms with complimentary luxury toiletries. In-room amenities include LCD TV, free Wi-Fi, work desk, laptop safe, hairdryer and tea & coffee making facilities. Some of the hotel`s Executive Rooms also have balconies with views across the square which can be requested (subject to availability). The Pavilion Restaurant is open for Continental breakfast Monday to Saturday 7am-10am and 8-10.30an on Sundays. Guests wishing to upgrade to Full English Breakfast, which is served at the Wellington Hotel next door,can do so at the hotel on arrival. The hotel also has other shared facilities with the Wellington including restaurants and gym facilities. PLEASE NOTE: Due to Covid-19 restrictions use of the Gym is by pre-booked time slots to ensure social distancing. At check-in guests should reserve times with Reception for the Restaurants and Breakfast Room

Board basis

Room Only.


Check-in: 3pm Check-out: 12pm

Family rooms

Up to 2 children under 16 free, sharing with 2 adults.

Car parking

No onsite parking. Q-Park Victoria SW1P 2TX is 3 minutes drive from the hotel.

Getting there

BY TRAIN: From any main line London railway station take the Underground to St James` Park which is on the District & Circle Line. Upon exiting St James` Park station walk west on Victoria Street towards Palmer Street and then turn left onto Artillery Row. Follow this road which turns onto Rochester Row. After 0.1 miles make a left turn onto Vincent Square, turn right to stay on Vincent Square and you will be at the hotel. FROM VICTORIA STATION walk eat towards Wilton Road and then right onto Wilton Road. Make a left onto Neathouse Place and then right onto Vauxhall Bridge Road. Continue for 0.2 miles and then turn left onto Hatherley Street, continue onto Vincent Square and the hotel will be on your left.
BY ROAD: From the M4 head South East on Great West Road/A4. At the Hogarth Roundabout the exit onto Great West Road Chiswick/A4 and continue for 2.5 miles. Use the right 2 lanes to turn slightly right towards Earls Court Road/A3220. After 0.1 miles use the right 2 lanes to turn right onto Earls Court Road/A3220. Continue straight on to stay on this road for the next 1.5 miles and then onto Cheyne Walk/A3212. After 0.4 miles turn left onto Royal Hospital Road/B302 and after 0.6 miles continue onto Pimlico Road. After 0.3 miles continue onto Ebury Bridge and at the roundabout take the 1st exit onto Warwick Way. After 0.3 miles turn left onto Guildhouse Street and then right onto Longmoore Street. After 0.1 miles turn right onto Upper Tachbrook Street and then left onto Warwick Way. Continue onto Rochester Row/B324 and after 0.1 miles turn right onto Vane Street, take a left into Vincent Square and the hotel will be on your left.

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Room clean staff helpful...


Great staff clean

Nice hotel staff seeing to your every need milk teabags to the room...


Highly recommended

Friendly staff and a lovely room. I would definitely go back again....



Big spacious room. Very clean. Lots of tea and coffee with a kettle as well. You have to include the breakfast. It`s delivered to your room at a time of your choosing and was massive and delicious. Highly recommend. Will book again...


Staff very helpful. Room was clean and comfortable...



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69 Vincent Square, Westminster, London, SW1P 2PA

Victoria station is 7 minute walk (547 metres)