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The Kensington Hotel

Star Rating
5 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.5 / 5Wonderful
1,098 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Natural History Museum
    6 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Victoria and Albert Museum
    9 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Science Museum
    10 min walk
  • Airport
    London (LGW-Gatwick)
    75 min drive

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Book online or call:

03-6743-6572
  • Classic Room, 1 Queen Bed

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • Classic Room, 1 King Bed

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Suite, 1 King Bed

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Double Beds
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  • Luxury Studio Suite, 1 King Bed

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Suite (The Brompton Suite)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Suite (The Knightsbridge Suite)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Room (Cosy)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Double Bed
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About this area

London

Located in London's London City Centre neighborhood, The Kensington Hotel is in the city center and near a metro station. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park, while Stamford Bridge Stadium and Sea Life London Aquarium are popular area attractions. Check out an event or a game at Craven Cottage Stadium, and consider making time for BT Tower, a top attraction not to be missed. Our guests appreciate the hotel's quiet location for the sightseeing. It's also convenient to public transportation: South Kensington Underground Station is 4 minutes by foot and Gloucester Road Underground Station is 7 minutes.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Natural History Museum - 6 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Victoria and Albert Museum - 9 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Science Museum - 10 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Royal Albert Hall - 14 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Harrods - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • South Kensington Underground Station - 4 min walk
  • London West Brompton Station - 19 min walk
  • London (LGW-Gatwick) - 75 min drive

Restaurants

  • Town House at Kensington – Restaurant with a bar. Serves breakfast, brunch, and lunch daily. Kids' menu available.
  • The K Bar – Wine bar. Open daily.

About this property

The Kensington Hotel

A restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a 24-hour business center, and 24-hour room service. All 150 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Comforts include Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like espresso makers and bathrobes.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

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.

  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 11 and GBP 30 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in 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 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.

We should mention

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.

Property is also known as

  • Hotel Kensington
  • Kensington Hotel
  • Kensington Hotel London
  • The Kensington London, England
  • The Kensington Hotel Hotel
  • The Kensington Hotel London
  • The Kensington Hotel Hotel London

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available

Food and drink

  • English breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–11:00 AM on weekends: GBP 11-30 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Fitness center

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • 2 meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down comforter
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 55-inch Smart TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Espresso maker
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

Nearby things to do

Where to eat

  • Town House at Kensington – Restaurant with a bar. Serves breakfast, brunch, and lunch daily. Kids' menu available.
  • The K Bar – Wine bar. Open daily.
4.5

Wonderful

5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
282
3 - Okay
65
2 - Mediocre
25
1 - Poor
4
4.6
Cleanliness
4.7
Service and Staff
4.7
Amenities
4.5
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Fantastic location, beautiful spacious lounge area, charming cozy bar, great value and staff.

Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

4/5 Good

This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

My room was not ready until 4pm. Otherwise everything is good.

Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

This property is gorgeous and in a very desirable neighborhood. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The hotel is also conveniently located to the South Kensington tube station.

Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

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