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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 1 October 2016

    The hotel kensington is a charming and well maintained hotel, my girlfriend and myself checked in around 3pm and we received a warm and polite welcome from the doorperson to the receptionist. Our room was ready and we unpacked really quickly and headed straight for...More

    3  Thank thomasinceh
    Response from GBRedmond, Manager at The KensingtonResponded 3 October 2016

    Dear thomasinceh, A great pleasure to have both yourself and your girlfriend stay at the Kensington Hotel recently. I have passed your lovely comments to my colleagues Cillian, George, Sima, Martin and Rafael and we appreciate you mentioning them. Glad the weekend was a success...More

    Reviewed 30 September 2016

    Wonderful location and amenities. Hotel is luxurious but European in feel. The staff are amazing- so competent and welcoming. The concierge was especially helpful and made our trip memorable. The only downside was lack of wardrobe space so we had to "live" out of our...More

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    2  Thank 592toni
    Response from GBRedmond, Manager at The KensingtonResponded 3 October 2016

    Dear 592toni, We are so appreciative of your five star review and wish to thank you sincerely. It is always gratifying when our team is mentioned for making a guests stay so memorable and we have commended the concierge team on this occasion. I trust...More

    Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

    I could write reams of pages of accolades for the Kensington hotel, but I'll be concise and applauding as I can without babbling on. As I walked up the steps a smiling bellman greeted me. Took my bags and immediately made me feel like the...More

    3  Thank Jo D
    Response from GBRedmond, Manager at The KensingtonResponded 3 October 2016

    Dear Jo D, We were delighted to read this review and cannot thank you enough. I will be sharing this with the teams at the hotel as it appears that we met you expectation with regards to all facets of the hotel such as the...More

    Reviewed 28 September 2016

    A great lobby, bar, etc.,very friendly and helpful staff, but ultimately an old London building. Our room was OK and reasonably quiet, but the facilities are not quire up to the standards of a modern hotel building, The price was right and if you look...More

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    2  Thank HS51
    Response from GBRedmond, Manager at The KensingtonResponded 29 September 2016

    Dear HS51, Thank you for reviewing the Kensington on Tripadvisor. I am glad to hear that there were elements of the hotel that you found extremely satisfactory such as the Lobby, Bar and helpful staff. We are delighted you chose the hotel and look forward...More

    Reviewed 28 September 2016

    Our family group of 10 relaxed at The Kensington for a 4 night stay while touring the sights of London. It is walking distance to a number of museums and closely located to train and bus routes. It is a short walk to Gloucester Avenue...More

    2  Thank Tony W
    Response from GBRedmond, Manager at The KensingtonResponded 29 September 2016

    Dear Tony W, Thank you for reviewing the Kensington on Tripadvisor. It is great to read that your family of ten had a wonderful four night stay and you found the Kensington area to be ideal location to explore the many amenities on our doorstep....More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Dry Cleaning
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    • US$233 - US$463 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #20 Business Hotel in London
    • #23 Family Hotel in London
    • #30 Luxury Hotel in London
    • #50 Romantic Hotel in London
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    • Number of rooms
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    • South Kensington
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    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
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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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