We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Number Sixteen

455 reviews
#276 of 1,081 Hotels in London
Save
Traveller (168)
Room & Suite (67)
Dining (13)
Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“south kensington”(37 reviews)
“honesty bar”(30 reviews)
“firmdale hotels”(21 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
4.5 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Offers from Number Sixteen
Hotel deals
Rooms
5 Mar6 Mar
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 359.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all London hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "ee8b51b2978749b382c66725376f3f6e", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":188478,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[76964915],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":5,"month":3,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":6,"month":3,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":359,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"ee8b51b2978749b382c66725376f3f6e","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":386,"lowestMetaPrice":359,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":386,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":386,"lowestMetaPrice":359,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":386,"hotelName":"Number Sixteen","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImVlOGI1MWIyOTc4NzQ5YjM4MmM2NjcyNTM3NmYzZjZlIiwiQUlLIjoiMjZlNWYyNWFiOWQ5NGMyYWFjZGE4YTY1M2E3ZTI4YTAifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "05/03/2018", "checkOut": "06/03/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$ 359", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"76964915":"TingoIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (455)Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
There are newer reviews for Number Sixteen
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
398 results
Traveller rating
278
84
21
11
4
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
278
84
21
11
4
Show reviews that mention
All reviewssouth kensingtonhonesty barfirmdale hotelskit kempafternoon teaboutique hotelhonor barsumner placesouth ken tubedecorated differentlyhour room servicecharlotte street hotelprivate gardenquiet residential streetnatural historyvictoria and albert museumdrawing room
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
201 - 205 of 398 reviews
Reviewed 1 October 2013

We've stayed here several times and each visit confirms it's the right choice. Very tranquil setting yet only a block away from Sth Kensington tube station and multiple dining options of all types. The location is genius and definitely one of the major pluses for...More

2  Thank Globohiker
Reviewed 18 September 2013

From the moment our taxi pulled up the front of this understated South Kensington hotel we knew we had picked the perfect place! It looks like a regular townhouse with pretty little boxwood-filled window boxes, but once inside it transformed into a gorgeous boutique hotel!...More

2  Thank maggieroman1
Reviewed 9 September 2013

I have been staying at Number 16 for years and every return just confirms my love for this hotel. The staff is always ready to go the extra mile to make me feel like I am part of the family. I would definitely recommend staying...More

Thank Timothy O
Reviewed 8 September 2013

We have stayed here a number of times and keep returning because this boutique hotel is charming (fresh, modern yet inviting interior - not overstuffed or too intricate), well located (in lovely South Kensington and close to a tube stop), well run (thoughtful, friendly, efficient...More

Thank imphillips
Reviewed 6 September 2013

I knew the Firmdale boutique hotel and I went to Number Sixteen for an afternoon tea. There is a relaxing atmosphere and interiors as well as the garden are extremely elegant. I'm passionate about design and Kim Kemp' style is highly sophisticated with and attentive...More

1  Thank monica g
View more reviews
PreviousNext
1394041424380
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$ 346 - US$ 583 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#115 Family Hotel in London
#127 Romantic Hotel in London
#201 Luxury Hotel in London
#210 Business Hotel in London
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 346 - US$ 583 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#115 Family Hotel in London
#127 Romantic Hotel in London
#201 Luxury Hotel in London
#210 Business Hotel in London
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (168)
Room & Suite (67)
Dining (13)
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
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Cilburke
12 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from londontraveller655 | Reviewed this property |
Number 16 is definitely quiet and in a pretty South Ken street. It’s mainly a residential neighbourhood.
1
Vote
RevMary2014
31 March 2015|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Robert D | Reviewed this property |
The hotel is on a quietist side street. There is street parking but I did not see many available spaces. You can probably double park near the door and someone from the hotel would be able to come out and help. Remember... More
2
Votes
mary r
12 March 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from ThaisBarros | Reviewed this property |
I would email directly the hotel. They are very fast on replying and they willake sure you have the best experience.
0
Votes
PreviousNext
12
Room Tips
"The rooms on the second floor have a lovely leafy outlook and the hotel is lovely and quiet."
Read review
"Talk to staff- call or email - to find the room that best suits your needs."
Read review
"All of their rooms are good rooms"
Read review
"In line with European standards, the rooms are small by US standards but all are very well appointed."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing