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Holiday Inn London-Kensington Forum, an IHG Hotel

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In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, blackout drapes
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In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, blackout drapes
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, blackout drapes

Overview of Holiday Inn London-Kensington Forum, an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn London-Kensington Forum, an IHG Hotel

4 out of 5

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
SW7 4DN, England, London, 97 Cromwell Road

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationNatural History Museum9 min walk
  • Popular LocationKensington Palace17 min walk
  • Popular LocationHyde Park19 min walk
  • AirportLondon (LGW-Gatwick)78 min drive

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About this area

London

In the city center, Holiday Inn London-Kensington Forum, an IHG Hotel is in London City Centre, a neighborhood in London with good airport proximity. Natural History Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Royal Albert Hall and Buckingham Palace. Don't miss out on a visit to London Eye. Guests appreciate the hotel's convenience to public transportation: Gloucester Road Underground Station is 3 minutes by foot and Earl's Court Station is 10 minutes.

What's nearby

  • Natural History Museum - 9 min walk
  • Victoria and Albert Museum - 13 min walk
  • Science Museum - 14 min walk
  • Kensington Palace - 17 min walk
  • Hyde Park - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Gloucester Road Underground Station - 3 min walk
  • West Brompton Station - 15 min walk
  • Gatwick Airport (LGW) - 79 min drive

About this property

Holiday Inn London-Kensington Forum, an IHG Hotel

4-star London hotel in London City Centre, walk to Natural History Museum
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a fitness center and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a snack bar/deli, a coffee shop/café, and self parking. All 906 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers.
Holiday Inn London-Kensington Forum, an IHG Hotel offers 906 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. A pillow menu is available. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This London hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (GBP 44 per day)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee: GBP 16.95 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Shopping

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • Arabic
  • Bulgarian
  • Dutch
  • English
  • Filipino
  • French
  • German
  • Greek
  • Hungarian
  • Italian
  • Lithuanian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Slovak
  • Slovenian
  • Spanish
  • Turkish
  • Welsh

Business services

  • Business center
  • Conference space (631 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Pillow menu

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Pay movies
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • LED light bulbs
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: GBP 16.95 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: GBP 44 per day
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.

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Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

3.8

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 332 out of 1138 reviews
5 - Excellent 29%
Rating 4 - Good. 459 out of 1138 reviews
4 - Good 40%
Rating 3 - Okay. 193 out of 1138 reviews
3 - Okay 17%
Rating 2 - Poor. 102 out of 1138 reviews
2 - Poor 9%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 52 out of 1138 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%

3.9/5

Cleanliness

3.9/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

3.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
near public transport
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
The location was perfect. Close to the tube and easy access to cafes and supermarket.
Stayed 6 nights in Nov 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Window was very dirty, the bath tube was damaged! Renovation of the whole property must be applied.
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2021

3/5 Okay

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Amenities
Location was ideal for our visit, clean room, helpful & friendly check in. Baggage facility was very good.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

3/5 Okay

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
A good location but rooms are small and dated. Premier inn's offer better value for money within London
Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2021