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Dukes in London has a notable style that blends modern and classic design in an inviting and homey manner. The lobby has white stone flooring gridded by dark planks of wood, with claw-footed wingback armchairs upholstered in contemporary fabrics, like geometric brown-and-white checkers or a salmon pink. Gilded wall clocks, pleated lampshades and gilt-framed mirrors decorate the lobby, while the wooden reception area maintains a classic air with a Georgian triangular pediment above a wooden key rack, flanked by carved Corinthian columns. A central staircase winds up from the lobby to the top fifth floor of the red-brick townhouse, with a polished wooden handrail and elegant, black, wrought iron balustrade. The hotel’s narrow corridors are lined with moss-toned wallpaper, subtly patterned carpeting and gilt-framed paintings, with tufted armchairs in the staircase landings, airy drawing room and chic champagne lounge.