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The Kensington

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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All reviewsafternoon teaold brompton roadqueens gatebeautiful hotelthe natural history museumvictoria and albert museumturn down servicenespresso machinesuperior roomlounge areatube stationthe location is perfectrooms are smallfew minutes walkconciergeharrodsturndown
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Reviewed yesterday

The Kensington Hotel was a wonderful choice for our honeymoon stop in London. The hotel is centrally located in trendy South Kensington area of London... We loved the restaurants and boutiques nearby for dinner and shopping also the hotel is around the corner from the...More

1  Thank WDHAtlanta_Georgia
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 8 July 2018

The Kensington Hotel was one of my favorite hotels. We've never been to london before, so while searching a hotel to book the neighborhood really drew me to this hotel. Filled with some of the best restaurants and little french and italian cafes. It was...More

2  Thank lindseylo3
Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 9 July 2018

Dear lindseylo3, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are delighted to read you experienced a most enjoyable stay at The Kensington with highlights including the excellent location, super friendly staff and delicious and fresh breakfast. We thank you for your recommendation to our future...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was for a one night business trip and a great place to get a good night sleep easy access for me. It served its purpose. I would stay again if I was going to be back at work in same location. Close to public...More

1  Thank margie_9
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Have stayed in London several times and this was first in luxury category. My friend and I LOVED it. Yes, the room was not huge, but was quite sufficient for 2 women with lots of luggage, and nicely appointed. The people there were SO nice...More

1  Thank tarheeljanice
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Kensington Hotel provides a first class hotel experience at a reasonable rate. We were made to feel welcome as soon as we walked in the door, with the staff providing bottles of water and fresh juice for us on a hot day in London....More

2  Thank Mark R
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Airport Transportation
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$ 277 - US$ 423 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 Business Hotel in London
#23 Family Hotel in London
#24 Luxury Hotel in London
#50 Romantic Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 277 - US$ 423 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 Business Hotel in London
#23 Family Hotel in London
#24 Luxury Hotel in London
#50 Romantic Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (882)
Room & Suite (422)
Dining (90)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (9)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
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Nearby
South Kensington
With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque
white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's
easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with
superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and
Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely
child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to
mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall)
such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming
...More
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Andrea H
25 July 2018|
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Response from AndrewDeacon | Reviewed this property |
It was 1.5-2 hours. Not rushed at all. Very good.
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Missy M
26 June 2018|
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Response from Georgiana P | Property representative |
Hi, All bedrooms have hairdryers.
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lidiamiliterno
17 June 2018|
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Response from Georgiana P | Property representative |
Dear lidiamiliterno, Our concierge team will look after your luggage prior to check-in and after check-out. Kindly make contact with them when you arrive at the hotel.
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Room Tips
"I had a room in the rear which was very quiet."
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"book a suite for more room. Classic rooms are small"
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"Classic Rooms are very small."
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"I liked my room on the first floor in proximity to the stairs so I could skip using the lift."
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