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The Kensington

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed today via mobile

My sister and I live on different continents and we chose The Kensington as a treat for ourselves while in London. We were looked after in the most solicitous way by every member of staff. The service throughout our stay was impeccable, from the doorman,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Kensington Hotel was one of my favorite hotels. We've never been to london before, so while searching a hotel to book the neighborhood really drew me to this hotel. Filled with some of the best restaurants and little french and italian cafes. It was...More

1  Thank lindseylo3
Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear lindseylo3, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are delighted to read you experienced a most enjoyable stay at The Kensington with highlights including the excellent location, super friendly staff and delicious and fresh breakfast. We thank you for your recommendation to our future...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a very nice hotel in Kensington about a five minute walk from the South Kensington Tube station. We took the tube from Heathrow in less than an hour for 5 pounds using our oyster card. There are a number of bakeries, cafes and...More

Thank Ed_Kal99
Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 3 days ago

Dear Ed_Kal99, Thank you for taking the to write such a detailed review. We are delighted to read you enjoyed several aspects of your stay particularly the location and helpfulness of the team. I noted your comment related to the size of the room and...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I try to stay at the Kensington on most trips to London. The rooms are small but comfortable, the location is excellent allowing me to walk everywhere, the staff is attentive and friendly. As a vegan, I highly recommend the juicery and dining at the...More

1  Thank Frequentflyer25
Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 3 days ago

Dear Frequentflyer25, Thank you for your wonderful review and continuous patronage. I am delighted to read you enjoyed your most recent stay with us especially the vegan options in our menu, the cosy bar and atmosphere. Thank you for your recommendation to our future guests....More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Classic English charm. Be sure to book your room in advance as it is often fully booked. Some rooms are small but well equipped. I especially liked the shower with fast hot water and strong flow, a rare treat. Excellent location. Excellent breakfast. Excellent staff...More

Thank lb18100
Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 3 days ago

Dear lb18100, Thank you for your review. I am delighted to read you enjoyed your stay particularly the excellent breakfast and service delivered by our Proud ambassadors. Thank you for your recommendation and look forward to welcome you back in a not too distant future....More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Airport Transportation
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$258 - US$450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 Business Hotel in London
#23 Family Hotel in London
#25 Luxury Hotel in London
#50 Romantic Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$258 - US$450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 Business Hotel in London
#23 Family Hotel in London
#25 Luxury Hotel in London
#50 Romantic Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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
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Missy M
26 June 2018|
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Response from Georgiana P | Property representative |
Hi, All bedrooms have hairdryers.
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lidiamiliterno
17 June 2018|
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Response from Georgiana P | Property representative |
Dear lidiamiliterno, Our concierge team will look after your luggage prior to check-in and after check-out. Kindly make contact with them when you arrive at the hotel.
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Ali N
2 June 2018|
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Response from Roughton1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do indeed.
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