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.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Kensington Rooms

CancelonUS$ 49*
View Deal
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 49*
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Professional photos
Kensington Rooms
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

685 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
There are newer reviews for Kensington Rooms
See the most recent reviews
Showing 468: English reviews
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 2 June 2010

This is a nice friendly hotel, staff are very helpful. Stayed 3 nights. Arrived really early in the morning and they got me into my room as fast as possible, very much appreciated. Shower was gr8, bathroom was the smallest I have ever seen but adequate. Beds were comfy and it was very clean and our room (which didn't have...

Thank SilverGoddess47
Reviewed 1 June 2010

Did a lot of research before booking a hotel in London and knew that rooms in London are expensive for very small rooms. I even saw a picture of how tiny the bathroom at this hotel is but was still shocked and distressed upon check-in. Tiny elevator slowly took us to our floor where we had to struggle with 4...

Thank kariesue
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 May 2010

The room was the smallest room I have ever stayed in, I thought that there was no bathroom until I looked in what I thought was a cupboard to find everything crammed into the tiniest space. The room was also overlooking Cromwell road and the noise was constant all night. There were no curtains only wooden blinds, if it was...

Thank Cazni
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 May 2010

Stayed here with a colleague on business. The single room was tiny (to be expected in London though) All I can say is that I did not want to have a shower here, the bathroom was awful. The bed was pretty comfy but this room overlooked Cromwell road and the sash window had no double glazing, so all I can...

Thank Helen S
Oulu, Finland
Reviewed 16 May 2010

The best thing about the room was the big and comfortable double bed! Unfourtunately it took most of the space in the room leaving no space to pass another person without climbing over the bed. The view was to the back, quiet but ugly, wooden blind was broken and the tv showed mostly blizzard. The bathroom tiles looked new but...

Thank Taieli
Sunshine coast
Reviewed 3 May 2010

We stayed here for 5 nights during our honeymoon in April. We stayed on the 1st floor and the room had really high ceilings and a nice view of the street corner of Cromwell Road which wasn't noisy. There was a complimentary bottle of wine in our room. Breakfast was nice and had a variety from fruit, pastries, cereals and...

Thank honeymooners160110
Reviewed 28 March 2010

I understand from some of the other reviews that the rooms vary a lot in size, but what we were offered when we spent two nights at Kensington Rooms back in January was not worthy of a hotel claiming three stars. Our double room was just big enough for the double bed and a desk (without chair), but varying room...

Thank FinnFrode
Aalborg, Denmark
Reviewed 18 March 2010

Stayed at The Kensington Rooms with my wife from Thursday through Sunday. The location is excellent, very close to Gloucester Road tube station, which has good connections to three of the main tubelines (Circle, Piccadilly and District lines). Our room had two single beds that were pushed together to form a double, which worked out ok. Room was rather small...

Thank Martin Stigaard S
Reviewed 4 March 2010

Neat rooms, great location! -

Thank NorwayDe
Reviewed 4 February 2010

Excellent location. I was greeted with a wellcome smile at the arrival and the few days I stayed were pleasant and comfortable. Reception people were friendly. The only thing I did not like about the hotel, perhaps, is the breakfast, particularly coffee, but that is my personal demand. Good place to stay in over a quick business trip.

Thank Elisabeth000

240 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (233)
Room/Suite (56)
Hotel & Grounds (14)
Bathroom (41)
View from Room (8)
Other (114)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (7)
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Room/Suite (4)
Dining (1)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these London hotels
South Kensington
Ashburn Court Apartments
Ashburn Court Apartments
#635 of 1,063 in London
34 reviews
South Kensington
The Villa Kensington
The Villa Kensington
#495 of 1,063 in London
397 reviews
South Kensington
Park International Hotel
Park International Hotel
#363 of 1,063 in London
1,988 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
South Kensington
Avni Kensington Hotel
Avni Kensington Hotel
#735 of 1,063 in London
1,024 reviews
South Kensington
Ashburn Hotel
Ashburn Hotel
#167 of 1,063 in London
925 reviews
South Kensington
Holiday Inn London Kensington Forum
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in South Kensington

Neighbourhood Profile
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 and cosmopolitan as it is reserved and residential, South Kensington is always a hit with visitors.
Explore this neighbourhood


  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Four beautifully restored Victorian town houses, combines contemporary decor with original period features; Kensington District. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kensington Rooms

Address: 131-137 Cromwell Road | Courtfield Gardens, London SW7 4DU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > South Kensington , Earls Court
Price Range: ₹ 3,705 - ₹ 6,905 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kensington Rooms 3*
Number of rooms: 88
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Travelocity, Hotwire, Cancelon, TripOnline SA and HotelQuickly so you can book your Kensington Rooms reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Kensington Rooms Hotel London
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

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Kensington Rooms staff and other travellers.
4 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from Kensington Rooms staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Go somewhere else not to Kensington Rooms 13 Castletown Road.”
EcoBarns, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I wouldnt even bother booking for here at all!”
MrBellyElliot, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“If you have a disability or mobility problems ensure prior to booking you get a room on the level without having to climb or descend stairs.”
940miket, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“pick another hotel”
stvnp6, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Best choice is to avoid altogether.”
V1083IJmarkg, 29 May 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
US$ 49* /night
View Deal
View all 7 deals
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates