expedia
VIP Access

The Kensington Hotel

Star Rating
5 out of 5
Photo gallery

Reviews

4.6 / 5Wonderful
1,160 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Natural History Museum
    6 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Victoria and Albert Museum
    9 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Gourmet Burger Kitchen
    1 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Cacciari's
    1 min walk
  • Airport
    London (LGW-Gatwick)
    75 min drive

Book online or call:

020 3564 4853

Your dates need to occur after 2019-12-08. Try updating your dates to see prices for your trip.

    About this area

    London

    Located in London's London City Centre neighbourhood, The Kensington Hotel is in the city centre and near a metro station. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park, while Stamford Bridge Stadium and Sea Life London Aquarium are popular area attractions. Check out an event or a game at Craven Cottage Stadium, and consider making time for BT Tower, a top attraction not to be missed. Our guests love the hotel's central location.

    What's nearby

    • Popular Location
      Natural History Museum - 6 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Victoria and Albert Museum - 9 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Science Museum - 10 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Royal Albert Hall - 14 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Harrods - 17 min walk

    Getting around

    • South Kensington Underground Station - 4 min walk
    • London West Brompton Station - 19 min walk
    • London (LGW-Gatwick) - 76 min drive

    Restaurants

    • Town House at Kensington — 1 min walk
    • The K Bar — 1 min walk
    • Gourmet Burger Kitchen — 1 min walk
    • Cacciari's — 1 min walk
    • Macellaio RC South Kensington — 1 min walk

    About this property

    The Kensington Hotel

    A restaurant, a fitness centre and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a 24-hour business centre and 24-hour room service. All 150 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Comforts include Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches such as espresso makers and bathrobes.

    Property amenities

    Internet

    • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
    • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

    Parking and public transport

    • No on-site parking available

    Food and drink

    • English breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–11:00 AM on weekends: GBP 11-30 per person
    • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
    • 1 bar
    • 24-hour room service

    Things to do

    • Fitness centre

    Family friendly

    • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
    • Dry-cleaning service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Soundproofed rooms

    Conveniences

    • Lift
    • Free newspapers in reception
    • Front-desk safe

    Guest services

    • 24-hour front desk
    • Concierge services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Dry-cleaning service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Luggage storage
    • Multilingual staff
    • Porter
    • Tour/ticket assistance
    • Turndown service

    Languages spoken

    • English
    • French
    • Italian

    Business services

    • 24-hour business centre
    • 2 meeting rooms

    Accessibility

    • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
    • Accessible bathroom
    • In-room accessibility
    • Roll-in shower
    • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
    • Assistive listening devices available

    More

    • Smoke-free property

    Room amenities

    Bedroom

    • Air conditioning
    • Blackout drapes/curtains
    • Down comforter
    • Egyptian cotton sheets
    • Hypo-allergenic bedding
    • Linens
    • Pillow-top mattress
    • Premium bedding

    Bathroom

    • Bathrobes
    • bathtub or shower
    • Designer toiletries
    • Hairdryer
    • Shampoo
    • Soap
    • Toilet paper
    • Towels

    Entertainment

    • 55-inch smart TV
    • satellite channels

    Food and drink

    • Coffee/tea maker
    • Espresso maker
    • Minibar

    More

    • Connecting rooms available
    • Desk
    • Free newspapers
    • Individually decorated
    • Individually furnished
    • Iron/ironing board
    • Laptop-compatible safe
    • Phone
    • Slippers
    • Soundproofing
    • Turndown service

    Nearby things to do

    Where to eat

    • Town House at Kensington – Restaurant with a bar. Serves breakfast, brunch and lunch daily. Kids' menu available.
    • The K Bar – Wine bar. Open daily.

    Frequently asked questions

    4.6

    Wonderful

    5 - Excellent
    772
    4 - Good
    291
    3 - Okay
    67
    2 - Mediocre
    25
    1 - Poor
    5
    4.6
    Cleanliness
    4.7
    Service and Staff
    4.7
    Amenities
    4.5
    Property condition

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    The hotel is great, but what makes it really special is the staff!

    Stayed 5 nights in Nov 2019

    5/5 Excellent

      This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

      Tell us how we can improve our site