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    The Kensington

    109 - 113 Queen's Gate, London SW7 5LP, England
    011 44 20 7589 6300
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    • Excellent76%
    • Very good18%
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    Reviewed yesterday

    We stayed here for a week in early December and it was one of the very best hotel experiences we've had in ages. We travel a lot, for both business and leisure, and this is a full on 100% 5-star gem with world class amenities....More

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    Reviewed 23 June 2017

    A superb hotel full of charm and character. It's so refreshing to stay somewhere with personality and a touch of individual luxury. The staff are so friendly, attentive and professional. One of my favourite places to stay.More

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    3  Thank eamonne71
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 30 June 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful review. We are all delighted to read that you enjoyed your time with us at The Kensington and found the hotel full of charm and character. The staff are grateful for your...More

    Reviewed yesterday

    My primary reason to return to The Kensington time after time is the great staff and the way they make you feel valued and welcome. Yes, it's fairly expensive, but the location, the quality of the public spaces and the charming, if not overly large,...More

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    Thank Christian T
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    A great renovated 80's style hotel - done very well with modern luxurious bathrooms and nice furniture and comfortable plush beds & linens,The room was spotless and well appointed. The beds comfy, Staff is mostly young, but very efficient and friendly and the amenities are...More

    Thank PICGRAND
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded yesterday

    Dear picgrand, Thank you for choosing The Kensington and for sharing this wonderful review following your recent stay with us. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay especially well appointed room, comfy beds and efficient staff. We are grateful for your recommendation...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Second time here. Want to visit over and over and will always choose this hotel when in London. Sweetest man named George, makes the stay perfect, so welcoming and friendly!! And the venue is amazing, so chic and fabulous!! Very soft beds that one could...More

    Thank Andreas K
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded yesterday

    Dear Andreas K, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with the Tripadvisor community following your most recent stay at The Kensington. I am delighted to read you enjoyed your second stay with us and you intend to come and stay with...More

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    Response from TorontoGadget | Reviewed this property |
    Ok pricing does seem a little wonky by your observation but the early booker will probably be the better deal for you as the variation in breakfast can be considerable. I’m not sure about the a la cartel estimate, I did a la... More
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