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    The Kensington

    109 - 113 Queen's Gate, London SW7 5LP, England
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    Reviewed yesterday

    We were visiting our daughter who lives in London. Several friends and family members had recommended The Kensington, they were not wrong. Great location in a charming neighborhood, away from the throngs of tourists and the tourist traps but close enough to see the sites....More

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    Reviewed 23 June 2017

    A superb hotel full of charm and character. It's so refreshing to stay somewhere with personality and a touch of individual luxury. The staff are so friendly, attentive and professional. One of my favourite places to stay.More

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    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 30 June 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful review. We are all delighted to read that you enjoyed your time with us at The Kensington and found the hotel full of charm and character. The staff are grateful for your...More

    Reviewed yesterday

    Visited here this week for the Tale As Old As Time afternoon tea. We were greeted and shown to our table. We had a polite waitress who talked the menu through with us and took our tea order. We started with a few mini savouries,...More

    Thank emikel30
    Reviewed yesterday

    Stayed 4 nights (3 at the beginning of our trip, 1 at the end), it was our first time in London. Loved everything about this hotel, it was comfortable, welcoming, beautifully decorated. We arrived early morning hoping that our room might be ready and it...More

    Thank NewYorkTravellady
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The Kensington is a beautiful hotel and incredible value. I stayed at the hotel for a week and had a perfect experience. It is a true 5Star hotel for any country's standard. The hotel is in great condition decorated with great taste. The location is...More

    Thank ramonpda
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded yesterday

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing The Kensington and for sharing your feedback with us. I am pleased to read you enjoyed your stay and were most happy with the fantastic location, great food and service. We thank you for your recommendation to our future...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
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    • US$ 243 - US$ 407 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #20 Business Hotel in London
    • #33 Family Hotel in London
    • #36 Luxury Hotel in London
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    • Number of rooms
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    With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque
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    hhennessy
    28 July 2017|
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    Response from James B | Reviewed this property |
    Thanks for your question! In reality, both, my wife and I have not checked whether there is a gym @ the Kensington or not... The Hotel is simply *stunning*, though! Hope it helps...
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    15 May 2017|
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    Response from fuola43 | Reviewed this property |
    Beds are very comfortable and rooms very quiet. We slept very well while we were there. An advise: check that your room doesn't overlook the kitchen machinery.
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    15 May 2017|
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    Response from CristinaGTejedor | Property representative |
    Dear Mr M, In order to find the perfect room for you, I would recommend to contact us prior to your arrival. I will personally make sure we find a very quiet room so that you have a wonderful stay at The Kensington. Kind... More
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