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    Rydges Kensington London

    61 Gloucester Road, London SW7 4PE, England
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    • Excellent31%
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    Reviewed 23 May 2016

    This is my 2nd stay at Rydges Kensington & it's a gem. The rooms are small compared to US hotels, but they have everything you need. The rooms are clean, quiet & even have a small fridge. I asked if I could keep a bit...More

    Thank deborlue
    Response from JoannaCRydges, Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded 22 September 2016

    Dear Deborlue, What a lovely review. THANK YOU :) We are so pleased you had such a great stay once again and that you continue to choose to stay with us during your time in London. We certainly look forward to welcoming you back again....More

    Reviewed 22 May 2016

    We stayed in the Kensington suite and while it was very comfortable and nicely appointed, getting there is a bit cumbersome. The staff was lovely and they will help you with your bags if you ask but we didn't realise we would need assistance to...More

    Thank Heidi D
    Response from JoannaCRydges, Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded 22 September 2016

    Dear Heidi D, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your detailed feedback and kind review. We are pleased you had an overall pleasant stay and sincerely appreciate your advice on the couple of shortcomings you experienced. We will certainly pass this onto...More

    Reviewed 21 May 2016

    I stayed here for a week expecting something nice (it's rated 4 1/2 stars on Hotwire), and I was really disappointed. The location is excellent (right by the Underground, the Post Office, and lots of good dining options; near the museums and Hyde Park), but...More

    2  Thank MBSgol
    Response from JoannaCRydges, General Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded 20 August 2016

    Thank you MBSgol for the review. A high quality product and service is what we pride ourselves in here at Rydges Kensigton. On this occasion however, it is evident that we have fallen short of this, and for that I am deeply apologetic. I am...More

    Reviewed 20 May 2016

    Great location! Take the tube to Heathrow or anywhere else in the city. Walk to The Thames. Great restaurants and coffee close by. Nicely decorated hotel. Super helpful and friendly staff. I was given a basement room and it was haunted. From the strobe light...More

    Thank msankaran
    Response from JoannaCRydges, Front Office Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded 28 August 2016

    Dear msankaran, Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback. We sincerely appreciate and value your comments. We are very lucky to be located so close to some major attractions and Gloucester Road Tube Station. However, we are truly saddened to read that...More

    Reviewed 19 May 2016

    Not a bad little hotel, but perhaps not worthy of a 4-star rating. Room was well appointed, although not nearly enough storage space. Bedding was comfortable and the room quiet Bathroom was one of smallest I have seen. While the room was well decorated and...More

    1  Thank Dean G
    Response from JoannaCRydges, Front Office Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded 28 August 2016

    Dear Dean G, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We sincerely appreciate and value your comments. However, we are truly saddened to read your stay was not what you had expected. While I wish you had a better experience, it is...More

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    • US$ 147 - US$ 380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #257 Business Hotel in London
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    With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque
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    Response from Wendy N | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry for the delay! It's 2:00 BUT; the staff was amazing at accommodating our luggage while waiting for the room to be ready. As we had an outing planned we pressed for an even earlier admittance. We may have had access... More
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    Response from Sue S | Reviewed this property |
    Madam Tussauds is about a 10-15 minute tube ride away (nearest tube station is Baker street). The zoo is further on from Tussauds, I'd guess it's a further 20 minute walk. It would be a heck of a lot to do both Tussauds and... More
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