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4.0 of 5 guest rating
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Suite (2AD+1CH)
Room with view
40 square meters
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
Junior Suite (2AD+1CH)
Room with view
26 square meters
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Family Room
Room with view
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
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Premium Room (King Size)
Room with view
21 square meters
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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The Kensington Suite
Room with view
43 square meters
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
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Family Room (2AD+1CH)
Room with view
23 square meters
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Junior Suite
Room with view
26 square meters
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
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Standard Double Room
Room with view
15 square meters
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Single Room
Room with view
11 square meters
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Superior Twin Room
Room with view
16 square meters
2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Superior Double Room
Room with view
16 square meters
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Get an overview of this hotel
Luxury London hotel in Kensington, walk to Natural History Museum

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
24-hour business center
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Location

Located in Kensington, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Natural History Museum, Science Museum, and Royal Albert Hall. Hyde Park and Harrods are also within 1 mi (2 km). Gloucester Road Underground Station is only a 2-minute walk and South Kensington Underground Station is 10 minutes.

Hotel Features

A restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a coffee shop/café are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a 24-hour business center, coffee/tea in a common area, and 24-hour room service.

Room Amenities

All 81 rooms feature modern comforts like LCD TVs with digital channels, along with free WiFi. Other amenities available to guests include 24-hour room service, minibars, and Frette Italian sheets.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel London Kensington managed by Meliá

61 Gloucester Road, London, England SW7 4PE

Renovations & Closures

The property will be renovating from 24 June 2019 to 31 August 2019 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:

  • Fitness facilities

The property will be renovating from 24 June 2019 to 31 October 2019 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:

  • Select guestrooms

Renovation work will only be conducted on weekdays. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 4.5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center.

A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. Event facilities measuring 76 square feet (7 square meters) include conference space. This Victorian hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and coffee/tea in a common area.

Hotel London Kensington managed by Meliá is a smoke-free property.

  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Elevator/lift
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Express check-out
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Year Built - 1789
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • Computer station
  • Smoke-free property
  • Conference space size (meters) - 7
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • 24-hour business center
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space size (feet) - 76
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 81
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Multilingual staff

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Room Amenities

Hotel London Kensington managed by Meliá offers 81 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Beds feature Frette Italian sheets and premium bedding. LCD televisions come with digital channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the 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.

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Frette Italian sheets
  • Phone
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • LCD TV
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Digital TV service
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • HDTV
  • Free WiFi
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • In-room climate control (heating)
  • Pay movies
  • Electric kettle

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

The Jam Cupboard - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 12:30 AM

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

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 are 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. No onsite parking is available. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No onsite parking is available.

Only service animals are allowed

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Fees

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

  • Deposit: GBP 50.00 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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 18 per person (approximately)

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

Hotel Names

  • Rydges Kensington London Hotel
  • Rydges Hotel London Kensington
  • Hotel London Kensington managed Meliá
  • Rydges London Kensington
  • Hotel London Rydges
  • Rydges
  • Rydges Kensington London England
  • Rydges Kensington London Hotel London
  • Rydges Kensington Plaza London
  • Rydges London
  • London Kensington managed Meliá
  • Hotel Rydges Kensington Plaza
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