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    Thistle Kensington Gardens

    104 Bayswater Road | Hyde park, London W2 3HL, England
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$ 347
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          Overview
          • Excellent40%
          • Very good45%
          • Average12%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          391 - 395 of 1,618 reviews

          Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

          We stayed for 1 Saturday night, choosing the hotel for its location, brand and rating. We arrived at 13:55 and when checking in, was told the room would be ready in 30 mins. We explained our day had be planned around check in at 14:00...More

          1  Thank Burnell87
          Response from GM_KGN, General Manager at Thistle Kensington GardensResponded 30 November 2015

          Dear Burnell87, I know we have already contacted you following your feedback, but I would once again like to reiterate our apologies for the experiences you faced. I can assure you we will follow up on all of your feedback to ensure it does not...More

          Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

          Very nice hotel overlooking the Hyde park with good location near to the city center, bus station in front of the hotel or you can just two minutes to queens way underground metro station. Rooms are clean and are well decorated with tea and coffee...More

          Thank Seagull H
          Reviewed 19 November 2015

          Arrived very early, lady behind the desk changed our room and got it cleaned so we could check in early, she was extremely polite and helpful. Location is great and hotel was spotless. Room size was average size ( a lot bigger than other hotels...More

          Thank dale b
          Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

          This hotel came up on a Groupon deal which made it attractive (had we paid 'full price' we'd have been a bit disappointed). It was easy enough to reach from Queensway tube, even with a medium wheeled case. Buses including route 390 (for Oxford St....More

          Thank g0akc
          Reviewed 15 November 2015

          Nice size room with lovely view of Hyde Park - although road noise was a problem - but Bayswater Road is a main route in and out of London. Didnt eat there so can't comment on any of the food but good range of drinks...More

          Thank Shaz192
          Thistle Hyde Park
          885 reviews
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          • US$ 155 - US$ 330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #172 Business Hotel in London
          • #189 Family Hotel in London
          • #210 Romantic Hotel in London
          • #211 Luxury Hotel in London
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          Vonnie C
          Can these rooms accommodate 3 guests?
          10 May 2017|
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          Response from 909rossj | Property representative |
          Not all the rooms however we do have rooms that accommodate 3 guests. Please ask for details when booking or select 3 persons when booking online.
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          tahoequeen21
          Do the rooms have blow dryers?
          2 May 2017|
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          Response from JVWagar | Reviewed this property |
          Yes they do. My wife says that are non travel type/ full size ones as well. Good ones. Enjoy your stay.
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          JacqPap
          Hi, is there parking at the hotel? I am running the half marathon in October and I am looking for somewhere to stay Many thanks, Jacquelyne
          21 April 2017|
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          Response from 909rossj | Property representative |
          Hi, yes we have parking, both underground and overground at £24 for 24hr.
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          "rooms on the front over look kensington gardens"
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          "higher floors, facing front will have views over Kensington gardens"
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          "Our room faved Hyde Park.... Just perfect !"
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          "The hotel great location close to underground, Kensington Park which is gorgeous. Would come again!"
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