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Holiday Inn London - Kensington High St.

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Overview of Holiday Inn London - Kensington High St.

Holiday Inn London - Kensington High St.

4 out of 5

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
W8 5SP, England, London, Wrights Lane, Kensington

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationKensington Palace11 min walk
  • Popular LocationNatural History Museum19 min walk
  • Popular LocationHyde Park20 min walk
  • AirportLondon (LHR-Heathrow)28 min drive

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About this area

London

Holiday Inn London - Kensington High St. is located in London City Centre, a neighborhood in London, and is in the city center and near the airport. Kensington Palace and Royal Albert Hall are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Buckingham Palace and Big Ben. Don't miss out on a visit to Sky Garden. Guests love the hotel's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Kensington High Street - 2 min walk
  • Kensington Palace - 11 min walk
  • Royal Albert Hall - 19 min walk
  • Natural History Museum - 19 min walk
  • Hyde Park - 20 min walk

Getting around

  • High Street Kensington Station - 3 min walk
  • West Brompton Station - 19 min walk
  • Heathrow Airport (LHR) - 28 min drive

Restaurants

  • Boulevard Restaurant – Restaurant offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.
  • Starbucks – Serves light fare daily.
  • Lounge Bar – Serves brunch, lunch, dinner, and light fare daily.

About this property

Holiday Inn London - Kensington High St.

4-star London hotel in London City Centre, near Kensington Palace
This smoke-free hotel features a full-service spa, a restaurant, and an indoor pool. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a health club, a bar/lounge, and a coffee shop/café are onsite. All 706 rooms provide conveniences like electric kettles and free tea bags/instant coffee, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. 24-hour room service, pillow menus, and hair dryers are among the other amenities available to guests. Change of towels is available on request.
Holiday Inn London - Kensington High St. offers 706 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and hair dryers. A pillow menu is available. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Change of towels and change of bedsheets can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a health club.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Imagine has 2 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages, and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

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)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 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
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
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 45 per day)
  • Limited onsite parking
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–10 AM on weekdays and 7 AM–10:30 AM on weekends: GBP 17.50 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Aerobics classes
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool

Family friendly

  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Change of bedsheets (on request)
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Czech
  • English
  • French
  • Hungarian
  • Italian
  • Lithuanian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden

Spa

  • 2 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room

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
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Pillow menu

Bathroom

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

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
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
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

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 10 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 20.0 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: GBP 50.00 per accommodation, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 17.50 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: GBP 45 per day
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 20.0 per night
  • Facilities fee: GBP 5.00 per person, per day and includes use of: sauna; swimming pool; fitness facilities

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 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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve rollaway/extra beds
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Eurocard, and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, 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
Access to all recreational facilities is subject to a surcharge.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
One child 10 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Parking height restrictions apply
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Close Hotel
Kensington Close
Kensington Close Hotel
Holiday Inn London Kensington Hotel
Holiday Inn London Kensington High St. Hotel
Holiday Inn High St. Hotel
Holiday Inn London Kensington High St.
London Holiday Inn
London Kensington High St
Holiday Inn London Kensington High St.
Holiday Inn London - Kensington High St. Hotel
Holiday Inn London - Kensington High St. London
Holiday Inn London Kensington High St. an IHG Hotel
Holiday Inn London - Kensington High St. Hotel London

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

3.9

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 328 out of 930 reviews
5 - Excellent 35%
Rating 4 - Good. 353 out of 930 reviews
4 - Good 38%
Rating 3 - Okay. 127 out of 930 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 79 out of 930 reviews
2 - Poor 8%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 43 out of 930 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Traveled with partner
Liked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Shocking service, wrong room and no housekeeping as requested. Guest services take no responsibility for anything and pass the buck at every opportunity.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
close to London centre
Stayed 5 nights in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very big, swanky I'd say, lovely hotel, great staff, best buffet breakfast we've had, loved the personalised touch on our TV about our specific stay, comfy bed
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

3/5 Okay

Business traveler, Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Staff & service
checking in took almost 1 hour!!! Staff clueless about area--no help no consearge spa facilites booked out before we arrived
Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2021

2/5 Poor

Traveled with group
Liked: Staff & service, amenities
Disliked: Cleanliness
Bath had not been cleaned, had t pay for pool which was cold
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021