Occupying an awe-inspiring building that dates from 1906, when it served as the Tower Bridge Magistrates Court, The Dixon is a new hotel that captures all the culture, creativity and variety of SE1, the world’s most cultural postcode.

Named after John Dixon Butler, the Grade II-listed building’s original Edwardian architect, The Dixon is steeped in history but inspired by the contemporary character and culture of its vibrant neighbourhood. Its 193 rooms and suites, lounges and restaurant enjoy an edgy, eclectic design aesthetic and a boutique vibe.

With an award-winning combination of authentic design, carefully-curated amenities and smart technology, The Dixon is one-of-a-kind in its locality.

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The Dixon has a passion for provenance. We source the freshest ingredients to give our menus the most delicious flavours – all from producers we know and love. Whether you choose our Courtroom Bar, the chic bustling café or stylish restaurant at Provisioners, every taste is a delight to discover.


No one understands the gin in your tonic better than a Dixon bartender. From artisan coffee brews roasted within our very own restaurant, to hip cocktails, our drinks menu is carefully curated to bring you an exclusive twist on old classics. We even use locally produced spirits and liqueurs, bringing you authentic flavours in the heart of SE1.


Inspired by its authentic bond with history and its locality, The Dixon has a wealth of stories about London old and new – and loves to tell them. Our artwork has been curated specifically to help tell these stories, all influenced by the fabrics of SE1.


The hotel holds 193 stylish rooms, with tactile materials, surprising bursts of colour and finely-crafted details, effortlessly complementing the authentic original features. This place exudes style and charisma, from top to toe.

What's on

South Bank Centre

11th November - January 2019

Winter Markets

Stroll through markets filled with festive food, drink, gifts and treats

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Tower of London

23rd November - 18th January 2019

Tower of London Ice Rink

A grand historical setting for seasonal skating sessions.

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London Bridge

29th November - 18th January 2019

Christmas by The River

With views of Tower of London and Tower Bridge

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The Old Vic Theatre

24th November – January 19th 2019

A Christmas Carol

Matthew Warchus’ smash hit production of Charles Dickens’ classic.

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The New Vic Theatre

November 17th – January 26th 2019

The Wind in the Willows

Join Rat, Mole, Badger and Mr Toad for an adventure on the River Bank.

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The New Vic Theatre

February 8th – March 2nd 2019

Much Ado About Nothing

A Shakespeare classic directed by Conrad Nelson.

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The Tate Modern

Until July 2019

Artist Rooms: Jenny Holzer

Discover the powerful work of the American artist Jenny Holzer.

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