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Overview of The Villa Kensington

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In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

The Villa Kensington

3.5 out of 5

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping
  • 24/7 front desk

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationNatural History Museum10 min walk
    Popular LocationKensington Palace16 min walk
    Popular LocationHyde Park19 min walk
    AirportLondon (LCY-London City)50 min drive

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Twin Room

4.2/5 guest room rating
  • 129 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Triple Room

4.7/5 guest room rating
  • 172 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 Single Beds

Double Room

No guest room rating
  • 117 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Single Room

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • 65 sq ft
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

About this area

London

Located in London's London City Centre neighbourhood, The Villa Kensington is in the city centre and near a metro station. Kensington High Street and Harrods are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park. Check out an event or a game at Stamford Bridge Stadium, and consider making time for Natural History Museum, a top attraction not to be missed. Guests love the hotel's convenience for public transportation: Gloucester Road Underground Station is 4 minutes on foot and South Kensington Underground Station is 11 minutes.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Natural History Museum - 10 min walk
  • Kensington High Street - 11 min walk
  • Kensington Palace - 16 min walk
  • Royal Albert Hall - 17 min walk
  • Hyde Park - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Kensington (Olympia) Station - 3 min drive
  • Gloucester Road Underground Station - 4 min walk
  • London (LCY-London City) - 51 min drive

Restaurants

  • Umami - 3 min walk
  • Stanhope Arms - 3 min walk
  • Ask Italian - 3 min walk
  • Garfunkels - 4 min walk
  • Fait Maison - 4 min walk

About this property

The Villa Kensington

3.5-star London hotel in London City Centre, walk to Natural History Museum
Concierge services, dry cleaning and laundry facilities are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a 24-hour front desk, express check-out and tour/ticket assistance. All 38 rooms offer free WiFi, rainfall showerheads and TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find coffee makers, hairdryers and laptop-compatible safes.
The Villa Kensington offers 38 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Digital televisions are provided.

Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. This London hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

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

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee 7:30 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 8:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekends: GBP 7 per person

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Lift

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

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  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Local maps
  • Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children 2 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for continental breakfast: GBP 7 per person (approximately)

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

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 may be 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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Children 2 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Alcohol is not served at this property

Property is also known as

Kensington Villa
Villa Hotel Kensington
Villa Kensington
Villa Kensington Hotel
The Villa Kensington London, England
The Villa Kensington Hotel
The Villa Kensington London
The Villa Kensington Hotel London

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3.9
Good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 163 out of 764 reviews
5 - Excellent 21%
Rating 4 - Good. 413 out of 764 reviews
4 - Good 54%
Rating 3 - Okay. 129 out of 764 reviews
3 - Okay 17%
Rating 2 - Poor. 47 out of 764 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 12 out of 764 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.0/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

3.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
The staff are wonderful. Great location and reasonably priced. Been there before and will definitely be going back again.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Good comfortable hotel
Great base for our trip - excellent access to underground, and the museums. I would be more than happy to use this hotel again and recommend to friends.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Some noise in room was coming from the mechanical room i guess.
Stayed 6 nights in Dec 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Stayed 5 nights in Dec 2019