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Suite, 1 King Bed
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Suite (The Knightsbridge Suite)
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Luxury Studio Suite, 1 King Bed
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Classic Room, 1 Queen Bed
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Classic Room, 2 Single Beds
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Suite (The Brompton Suite)
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room (Cosy)
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Classic Room, 1 King Bed
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Get an overview of this hotel
Luxury London hotel in London City Centre, walk to Natural History Museum

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
24-hour business centre
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Location

Located in London City Centre, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Natural History Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum. Science Museum and Royal Albert Hall are also within 15 minutes. South Kensington Underground Station is only a 4-minute walk and Gloucester Road Underground Station is 7 minutes.

Hotel features

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.

Room amenities

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.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A 24-hour business centre is on-site at this 5-star property.

Wireless Internet access is complimentary. 2 meeting rooms are available. This luxury hotel also offers a fitness centre, tour or ticket assistance and multilingual staff.

The Kensington Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Express check-in
  • Bar/lounge
  • Lift
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter
  • Restaurant
  • Express check-out
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built – 1870
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • 24-hour business centre
  • Concierge services
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 150
  • Number of floors - 6
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian

Room Amenities

The Kensington Hotel offers 150 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters and premium bedding. 55-inch Smart televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include a bath and shower, a complimentary bathrobe, complimentary slippers and designer toiletries. This London hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

  • Free newspaper
  • Air conditioning
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Individually furnished
  • Phone
  • Turndown service
  • Individually decorated
  • Soap
  • Towels provided
  • Shampoo
  • Linens provided
  • Toilet paper
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Espresso maker
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Smart TV
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Satellite TV service
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Free WiFi
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Slippers
  • Down comforter

Where to Eat

English breakfasts are available for a surcharge on weekdays between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM and at the weekend between 7:00 AM and 11:00 AM.

Town House at Kensington – This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

The K Bar – On-site wine bar. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

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.

  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. No on-site parking is available. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No on-site parking is available.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cots (infant beds) available

Only service animals are allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 11 and GBP 30 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Hotel Kensington
  • Kensington Hotel
  • Kensington Hotel London
  • The Kensington London, England
  • The Kensington Hotel Hotel
  • The Kensington Hotel London
  • The Kensington Hotel Hotel London

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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