MERCURE WHITE HORSE

High St., Dorking RH41BE United Kingdom (GBR)
3.0 Star Rural Hotel
51.23256 -0.33048
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3.5/ 5

Based on 370 guest reviews

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  • The Avg. Group Discount is 12.2%!
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • 78 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • Check in: 14.00
  • Check out: 11.00
  • Hotel has a green policy
  • Group booking rating of 7.0/10
  • 3 meeting rooms in property

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Local Attractions

DORKING TOWN CENTRE IS FAMOUS FOR ITS ANTIQUE SHOPS AND GLORIOUS SURREY COUNTRYSIDE, YET WE ARE CLOSE TO LONDON, GATWICK AND HEATHROW.

Customer Reviews of Mercure White Horse

3.5 out of 5.Based on 370 guest reviews, Average

Property Description

THE MERCURE WHITE HORSE HOTEL IS A LISTED HISTORICAL BUILDING DATING BACK TO THE 16TH CENTURY. IT HAS AN INCREDIBLE HISTORY, INCLUDING BEING MENTIONED IN CHARLES DICKENS BOOK 'THE PICKWICK PAPERS' DICKENS WAS A VISITOR IN PAST YEARS.IT IS ONE OF THE OLDEST AND FINEST EXAMPLES OF AN ENGLISH COACHING INN. INDEED, ONE CAN STILL IMAGINE THE COACH AND HORSES ENTERING TO THE REAR STABLES THROUGH THE IMPRESSIVE ARCHWAY THAT STILL EXISTS IN THE MIDDLE OF THE BUILDING.THE HOTEL IS SUPPOSED TO BE HAUNTED IN PARTS, BY A YOUNG WOMAN WHO KILLED HERSELF, CENTURIES AGO, AFTER BEING JILTED BY HER FIANCEE.THE BAR AND COACHES RESTAURANT ARE HOUSED IN THE HISTORICAL OLD PART AND HAVE A LOVELY 'DICKENSIAN' FEEL AND ATMOSPHERE.A MORE MODERN BLOCK WAS ALSO BUILT IN THE 1960'S AT THE REAR OF THE PROPERTY AND THIS OFFERS A QUIET AREA AWAY FROM THE MAIN BUILDING FOR THOSE THAT PREFER.WE ALSO OFFER 5 X MEETING ROOMS FOR FUNCTIONS OR EVENTS THAT CAN SEAT UP TO 50 X PEOPLE.

Green Sustainability

YES

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:14.00
Check Out:11.00
Year of Last Renovation:2002
Floors:3
Rooms:78
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:78
Handicap Rooms:0
Suites:0
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:3
Meeting Space:100 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 50 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym:0.3 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours:00.01 -23.59
Pool Info:
WE PROVIDE COMPLIMENTARY ACCESS TO A LOCAL POOL AND GYM 5 X MINUTES WALK FROM THE HOTEL.
Policies / Expenses
Nightly Parking:0
Total Taxes: 0.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
VAT: Value Added Tax:20.00%

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Small dogs at £10 per night allowed


  • Air conditioning
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Express Check-Out
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Hairdryer available
  • Central heating
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television

Airport & Shuttle Information

GATWICK AIRPORT IS 10 X MILES AWAY.TAXI COST APPROX £25

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

About Mercure

  • Midscale hotel with warm, contemporary rooms
  • The Park Sleep & Fly offer includes 1 night acoomodations, airport transfer by shuttle service and up to 15 days of free parking
  • Coffee and tea tasting
  • Buffet breakfast with both local and international food items or the Express & Co. breakfast formula is served at the bar until noon. Enjoy a hot drink, a glass of orange juice, and some bread with jam, or other delicious pastries
  • Ready to Spa packages includes accommodation, breakfast, and one spa treatment
  • Great meeting space for any special occasion

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