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Royal Garden Hotel

Royal Garden Hotel

2-24 Kensington High Street, London
5.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 6 minutes ago
43 others viewing this property now
4.4 out of 5 (1,040 reviews)

Located in Kensington, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Kensington Palace and Royal Albert Hall. Kensington Gardens and Imperial College London ...

£147

£147
Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington

Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington

Scarsdale Place, London
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 1 hour ago
26 others viewing this property now
3.8 out of 5 (6,387 reviews)

Located in Kensington, this hotel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Kensington Palace, Royal Albert Hall and Kensington Gardens. Natural History Museum and Imperial ...

£89

£89
The Nadler Kensington

The Nadler Kensington

25 Courtfield Gardens, London
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 7 hours ago
7 others viewing this property now
4.6 out of 5 (962 reviews)

Located in South Kensington, this hotel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Natural History Museum, Royal Albert Hall and Kensington Palace. Imperial College London ...

£67

£67
ibis London Earls Court

ibis London Earls Court

47 Lillie Road, London
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 2 hours ago
11 others viewing this property now
3.9 out of 5 (1,543 reviews)

Located in Fulham, this hotel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Stamford Bridge Stadium, Royal Albert Hall and Hammersmith Apollo. Natural History Museum and Craven ...

£56

£56
Garden View Hotel

Garden View Hotel

29-31 Nevern Square, London
2.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 5 hours ago
8 others viewing this property now
3.5 out of 5 (3,759 reviews)

Located in Earl's Court, this hotel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Natural History Museum, Royal Albert Hall and Stamford Bridge Stadium. Kensington Palace and ...

£37

£37
Lux London South Kensington

Lux London South Kensington

8 Knaresborough Place, London
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 8 hours ago
4 others viewing this property now
1.5 out of 5 (2 reviews)

Located in South Kensington, this apartment is within 2 miles (3 km) of Natural History Museum, Royal Albert Hall and Kensington Palace. Imperial College London ...

£75

£75
Simply Rooms & Suites

Simply Rooms & Suites

21 Avonmore Road, Kensington, London
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 8 hours ago
3.9 out of 5 (541 reviews)

Located in Kensington, this guesthouse is within 2 miles (3 km) of Hammersmith Apollo, Royal Albert Hall and Kensington Palace. Stamford Bridge Stadium and Westfield ...

£53

£53
Millennium Gloucester Hotel London Kensington

Millennium Gloucester Hotel London Kensington

4-18 Harrington Gardens, London
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 2 hours ago
50 others viewing this property now
4.0 out of 5 (4,660 reviews)

Located in South Kensington, this hotel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Natural History Museum, Royal Albert Hall and Imperial College London. Kensington Palace ...

£96

£96
The Park City Grand Plaza Kensington

The Park City Grand Plaza Kensington

18-30 Lexham Gardens, London
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 3 days ago
7 others viewing this property now
4.3 out of 5 (1,298 reviews)

Located in Earl's Court, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Natural History Museum and Kensington Palace. Royal Albert Hall and Imperial College London ...

£90

£90
The Ampersand Hotel

The Ampersand Hotel

10 Harrington Road, London
5.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 2 hours ago
27 others viewing this property now
4.7 out of 5 (552 reviews)

Located in South Kensington, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Natural History Museum and Imperial College London. Royal Albert Hall and Harrods ...

£160

£160

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Pocket Guide: London Kensington Hotels

Kensington is a walkable, business-friendly neighborhood known for being economical and having ample choices for restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. Take in the natural beauty of the gardens and parks—or broaden your horizons with some local theater. Choose one of Kensington's hotels and explore the area around London with ease.

Sightseeing around Kensington

The museums and theaters provide some cultural flavor, while the monuments and historic sites offer insight into local lore. London Natural History Museum, London Science Museum, and Victoria and Albert Museum feature captivating exhibits. You can attend a show at Royal Albert Hall, Hammersmith Apollo, and Shepherd's Bush Empire. Notable landmarks include Albert Memorial, Brompton Oratory, and Sloane Square. Bring the family to Riverside Studios, London Zoo, and London Aquarium.

Many visitors like to do some shopping while in town, but there are a number of other activities. Kensington Roof Gardens, Holland Park, or Kensington Gardens are ideal spots to enjoy the outdoors. Explore nature at Highbury Fields and Clissold Park. Plan to do some shopping while in town? Consider Beauchamp Place, Broadway Shopping Centre, and Whiteleys Shopping Centre. Stamford Bridge Stadium, Harrods, and Portobello Road Market are other spots for some local fun.

Some of the most popular attractions in the area include Imperial College London, Selfridges, and Buckingham Palace. You can also stop by Olympia Conference and Exhibition Centre, Hyde Park, and Electric Cinema.

Getting around Kensington

For a quick way to explore the city, catch a ride on metro transit at High Street Kensington Underground Station, Earls Court Underground Station, or Gloucester Road Underground Station. To venture out of town, take a train from London West Brompton Station.

Kensington is 10.5 miles (16.9 km) from the airport in London (LCY-London City). London (LHR-Heathrow) is the next closest airport, 11.2 miles (18 km) away.