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Walnut Creek, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Aster House is a lovely Victorian townhouse located down a quiet street about a block from the South Kensington tube stop, and is walking distance to the Victoria and Albert Museum. It is also close to Harrods, but I would likely just jump on the tube to the Knightsbridge station which is just one stop away. Upon our arrival we...

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

I spent 10 days here with my time mostly spent in the museums. The hotel gave me a good deal, being off season and I saved 5% by paying cash. That was easy to do by getting the money converted by my bank at home for free and then keeping it in the safe in my room at the hotel....

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Aster House is located at South Kensington where there are many museums and close to Harrod's, Knightsbridge shopping area, Hyde park and many small local restaurants. It's 1.5 blocks away from the tube station and has 3 lines there. Even though it's close to all places, it's in a quite neighborhood and has a small garden behind. The breakfast is...

Thank Noholife
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 24 December 2016

We had two rooms: a single overlooking the strret and a double ( two twin beds pushed together to make a king) overlooking the rear garden for 7 nights. Lovely rooms which are kept in immaculate condition and very gracious hosts. Breakfast was more than adequate and location can't be beat. 5 minute walk to So. Kensington tube station, V...

1Thank Corinne R
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Great service, helpful, Willing to provide as much advice as you want, Easy access to the Underground, but out of the retail noise, good breakfast with lots of choices- including poached eggs, Be ready to climb some stairs, good sized roads

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Ojai, California
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We agree with the recommendations of Rick Steves and other Trip Advisor readers. My wife and I stayed in this hotel in 1999, when it had a different name and different owners. We returned because we enjoyed the quiet street in South Kensington, away from the chaos and noise of more central London locations. The Victoria and Albert Museum, Natural...

1Thank Ojaitravelbugs
Henderson, Nevada
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Been staying here over 20 years and have never been disappointed. Rooms are yes, small, but it's London. Baths are all updated. Leonie is just the best ever in answering any question or handling any issue you could have. Breakfast is always fresh, consistent and tasty. Have recommended it to many friends on their trip to London. Oh, and the...

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Ogden, Utah
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our two visits to Aster House this past September and October. The location near the South Kensington tube stop gave us easy access to all the sights and was close to a selection of restaurants. Try the tapas restaurant! Breakfast was excellent with pastries, cold cuts, poached and scrambled eggs, cereals, fresh fruits, and of course, baked...

Thank DVHam
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

This B&B is ideally located in Kensington a short walk away from the Victoria and Albert Museum. The room was small but clean and comfortable. The breakfast was good but not excellent. Good restaurants close by in the neighbourhood and close to a tube stop.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely B&B with very comfy rooms and updated modern facilities and spectacular sun room for breakfast. Located on a beautiful and elegant quiet side street. Felt like a locals coming home from our hectic day in the city. Loved our little garden room downstairs. The owner is charming and so helpful. Full of great advice with best directions for anywhere...

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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 and cosmopolitan as it is reserved and residential, South Kensington is always a hit with visitors.
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A Victorian Townhouse with an English Country decor; bright breakfast room; walking distance to Hyde Park & Kensington Garden. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aster House

Address: 3 Sumner Place | South Kensington, London SW7 3EE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > South Kensington
Price Range: €155 - €209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
Aster House Hotel London
Aster House London
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“Some rooms will require you to climb stairs.”
JanetR856, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If stairs are a challenge, request one of two ground floor rooms. The breakfast room is one flight up from the ground floor.”
Ojaitravelbugs, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you are sensitive to mold get a more expensive upstairs room.”
Meams2015, 26 May 2016 | Read review
“The Poster Suite is roomy, has ez chair & sofa, electirc fire place, tub , shower, lots of windows, desk, good bed.”
Newt44, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“If you are 6' tall or more like me choose the Garden Suite with it's large bed.”
N1174TVbriank, 14 Oct 2015 | Read review
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