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The Kensington

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109 - 113 Queen's Gate, London SW7 5LP England See on map
Free Wifi
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All reviews afternoon tea beauty and the beast old brompton road queens gate beautiful hotel the natural history museum victoria and albert museum turn down service nespresso machine superior room lounge area tube station the location is perfect rooms are small few minutes walk concierge harrods
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a very well run hotel with attentive, polite and helpful staff. Great location for Royal Albert Hall, museums etc. As others reviewers have stated, the rooms tend to be small but are totally adequate for a short stay (without too much luggage!). The...More

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2  Thank Joanna W
Response from Georgiana P, Manager at The KensingtonResponded yesterday

Dear Joanna W, Thank you for reviewing your recent stay at The Kensington. We are delighted to read you experienced a most enjoyable stay with highlights including the great location close to Royal Albert Hall, helpful service delivered by our Proud ambassadors and lovely public...More

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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

5  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 3 days ago via mobile

Nice return visit, nice room upgrade. Been at home with this location since ‘92. A lot of restaurant turnover in South Ken, but still a super convenient base. Staff on top of their game-friendly but professional.More

1  Thank tsdsw7
Response from Georgiana P, Manager at The KensingtonResponded yesterday

Dear tsdsw, Thank you for your review. We are thrilled o read you enjoyed your return visit especially the room upgrade and friendly and professional staff. We thank you for your recommendation and look forward to welcome you back in a not too distant future....More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed at The Kensington last weekend to celebrate a birthday. As soon as we walked in the service was flawless and this continued until we departed. A special thank you to Carlos, duty manager, who met all of our needs and made our stay...More

1  Thank samwade4
Response from Georgiana P, Manager at The KensingtonResponded yesterday

Dear samwade4, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at The Kensington. We are delighted to read you experienced a most enjoyable birthday celebration with highlights including the flawless service delivered by our Proud ambassadors, beautiful décor and great atmosphere. Carlos and...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a fantastic stay here from start to finish. Celebrating our wedding anniversary, we were spoilt! The hotel is stunning and the staff very friendly and attentive. We will most certainly be returning!More

1  Thank Cat_McD-G
Response from Georgiana P, Manager at The KensingtonResponded yesterday

Dear Cat_McD-G, Thank you for choosing The Kensingotn to celebrate your wedding anniversary. We are delighted to read you enjoyed your stay and felt spoiled by our very friendly and attentive staff. We thank you for your recommendation and look forward to welcome you back...More

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Traditional service and Victorian grandeur come together with sleek style and contemporary comfort at the Kensington, in one of London’s most cosmopolitan neighbourhoods. Embrace a sophisticated member’s club vibe, whether over afternoon tea in the light, lively drawing rooms, cocktails in glamorous K Bar, or dinner in the refined Town House. From the splendour of The Brompton Suite to the contemporary charm of The Knightsbridge Suite, the hotel’s signature suites offer comfort and space, with The Kensington Suite offering one of London’s largest townhouse suite, with three bedrooms. Set in the heart of one of London’s most desirable neighbourhoods, The Kensington’s grand stucco façade is characteristic of this affluent 19th Century district, home to cultural treasures such as the Natural History and the Victoria & Albert Museums and the Royal Albert Hall, with the green spaces of Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park; and world-famous Harrods and Harvey Nichols only a short walk away.

Hotel Amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Value, Classic, Boutique, Residential Neighbourhood
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
US$ 265 - US$ 432 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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kensington hotel london
United KingdomEnglandLondonSouth Kensington
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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
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24 August 2018|
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Response from Georgiana P | Property representative |
Hi, Send me your contact details via private message and we will be delighted to assist you. Regards, Georgiana
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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.
Missy M
26 June 2018|
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Response from Georgiana P | Property representative |
Hi, All bedrooms have hairdryers.
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