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The Kensington Hotel

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“afternoon tea”(198 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Reviewed yesterday

The Kensington is my preferred choice of Hotel while visiting London for either business or pleasure. The staff are excellent, courteous, friendly and extremely helpful and cannot do enough for you. The Hotel is so comfortable and in a wonderful location and the rooms and...More

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Hotel's Favourite
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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Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The Kensington HotelResponded 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

This is a beautiful hotel, very well decorated. The staff is extremely frendly. We were upgraded to a very confortable junior suite. The bathroom, amenities and towels were wonderfull. I really enjoyed our stay there.

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Thank Irene M
Reviewed 2 days ago

A nice and friendly classical hotel in the hart of Kensington. The staff was very helpful, and we send our thanks to Martins, Mike, Guido and Ronnie for contributing to a perfect week end! The location close to National History Museum, Science Museum, V&A and...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beauty and the Beast themed afternoon tea at The Townhouse within The Kensington. Food was amazing and the veggie option well thought out. The Beauty and the Beast theme was very well presented and staff attentive. Well worth a visit for Disney lovers.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Airport Transportation
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$238 - US$412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 Business Hotel in London
#23 Family Hotel in London
#31 Luxury Hotel in London
#50 Romantic Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$238 - US$412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 Business Hotel in London
#23 Family Hotel in London
#31 Luxury Hotel in London
#50 Romantic Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Nearby
South Kensington
With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque
white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's
easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with
superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and
Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely
child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to
mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall)
such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming
...More
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30 November 2017|
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Response from Georgiana P | Property representative |
Dear plekeas, I am following up on my initial reply. Kindly contact me directly at the hotel to discuss your concerns. Kind regards, Georgiana Pusnava-Duffy Operations Manager
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6 November 2017|
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Response from Negail B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is.
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5 October 2017|
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Response from TravelersChoiceGirl | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry, I never had breakfast during my stays. 17 pounds seems very pricey. I suggest phone the hotel..Staff is very pleasant
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"Dont accept a room if not happy.Reception will change it"
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"internal rooms for quiet and go high if mild traffic noise a problem"
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"OUr room was not exceptional nor did it have a great view."
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