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Kensington West Hotel

25-27 Matheson Road, London W14 8SN, England (Formerly Aston Court Hotel)
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  • Craft Gallery
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  • 2 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 30 May 2009
Great for those on a budget; otherwise, you can do better.
Like many others, I found this hotel after scouring the web for... more
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Edinburgh
Reviewed 30 May 2009

Like many others, I found this hotel after scouring the web for a non-sketchy budget hotel in London and booked a double room and a quad room for my family for 6 nights. Though it worked out well for us, if you have high standards and are not willing to be flexible or make compromises, this is not the hotel...

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Southern Ontario
Reviewed 27 May 2009

We stayed here for 4 days during a trip across Europe. It took forever to find a suitable place to stay in London as most places are either extremely expensive, or cheap with horrible trip advisor reviews. In this case, the price is right, the location is fine (a 5 minute walk to the West Kensington Tube station which is...

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USA
Reviewed 10 May 2009

Walking distaance to Kensington West tube station but the neighborhood made us uncomfortable. Seven doors to access our room, three required the key card. Hot beverage provided in the lobby. Not much variety available for meals nearby so eat before you come or bring your own food. Had to ask for bath towels. No hand towels, washcloths or bath mat...

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olbia, sardinia, italy
Reviewed 2 May 2009

This was our first trip to London, so finding a hotel was quite a feat. The thing that worried us most was cleanliness (not what London hotels are famous for). After searching through zillions of sites we decided on the West Kensington. I must say that the various reviews were quite accurate. We had a quad which was really microscopic...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 April 2009

After searching through dozens of hotels on tripadvisor we settled on this hotel. It was no more or no less of what you could ask of a budget hotel in London. The hotel room and bathroom were incredibly clean +++, which is my first priority. The hotel has a lift, a complimentary 24 hour coffee/tea machine in the foyer, a...

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Sylvania, Ohio
Reviewed 12 April 2009

After staying in London budget hotels at least a dozen times, I've come to realize a good value & great hotel when I find one. Most London hotels are small, smelly & just a complete rip-off. But, this hotel is a rare find. 1.) VERY clean. You couldn't have asked for a cleaner hotel. 2.) Great for the budget conscious...

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San Gimignano, Italy
Reviewed 31 March 2009

I've book this hotel because was one of the few hotels with family rooms. The accomodation was confortable for 5 dults, with 4 sigle and a double bed. Small bathroom with a tiny sink, bath tube and wc. For was who want to use the hotel just for sleeping I think that is enough. Cleaning and friendly staff. The hotel...

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Midland, Georgia
Reviewed 22 March 2009

Just returned from staying 4 nights. Got a quad which was 54# per night. Was a double bed and two twin beds that were hung from the wall and lowered when needed (like bunk beds). The beds were OK. The room was very clean and I thought it was quiet (my wife would disagree with me as she says there...

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London
Reviewed 31 January 2009

I would like to say few things about this hotel. My sister stayed at this hotel and I made the reservation for her. I was concerned about a couple of bad reviews I saw on this site. Well the hotel is absolutely an excellent value for a very little money, and the bad things that has been said on this...

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Faversham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2009

I booked this hotel after searching for a cheap hotel to stay in after a night out in London. I was intending to book a 'secret' room in a 4* hotel but after reading the reviews on this hotel I decided to book here. I was not disapointed. We stayed in the hotels smallest room with bunk beds and a...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kensington West is situated in the heart of stylish London, Kensington. Just a 3 minute walk from Olympia exhibition centre & within easy reach to Kensington High Street, boasting many restaurants, bars, shops & a cinema. Kensington West offers good-value en-suite bedrooms, all of which have free WI-FI, flat screen LCD TVs, hair dryer, complimentary toiletries, ample power outlets and in-room tea & coffee facilities. We also offer a lift to all floors and a friendly 24-hour reception service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kensington West Hotel

Address: 25-27 Matheson Road, London W14 8SN, England (Formerly Aston Court Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Kensington and Hyde Park
Price Range: ₹ 3,208 - ₹ 8,696 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Kensington West Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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“Try to find an offer because during summer holiday, we've been told a room can get up to £hunderds per night!”
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“do ask for room without bunk beds”
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“Window away from the streets.”
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“Best fit for a single traveler that uses the public transport. No handicapped access t the local tube station.”
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“Top floor definitely seems to be the most peaceful”
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