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Lynn, Massachusetts
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We arrived quite early so understandably the rooms were not ready yet, but the bellman took our luggage efficiently and held them at the concierge while we toured London. The rooms were on the small side but were clean and comfortable. Room service was tasty but a little overpriced, though I guess that's to be expected these days. The lobby...

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Well located hotel with good facilities. The lady on check in was extremely helpful and as I was early checking in explained that I could go through to the executive lounge (included when booking an executive room) and wait. She would then let me know when the rooms became ready. Went off to the lounge to find a spacious quiet...

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Hilton_Kensington, Executive Office at Hilton London Kensington, responded to this review

Dear Barry C, I was delighted to learn that you had an excellent experience with us at Kensington and must thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with the TripAdvisor community! The team and I are thrilled to have made a lasting memory for you and we hope to welcome you back to Kensington soon! Kind regards,...

Yakima, Washington
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Tiny room where two adult travelers had no space to un pack or move around. The loo had the same issue. The closets as well. And the loo door had been beaten to a pulp by slamming the entry door into it. IMHO this is not acceptable for a Hilton and not for a HiltonHonors member.

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Southern Finland, Finland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

A hotel with great location (close to underground station) and friendly staff. The breakfast was good and service as well. Room was a bit small but it did not bother us. Clean room with Hilton quality. Food at the lobby restaurant was very good. And drinks too.

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Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were lucky to be upgraded to the executive floor which meant we could use the lounge. My husband has health issues so it was lovely to be able to have somewhere quiet to rest thoughout the day. The staff were very kind and caring. Thank you to MariaLuisa who looked after us. All the food we had was excellent...

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Dallas, TX
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The outside of the hotel isn't much to look at but the location is great. Really close to the Metro, a huge shopping mall, and great shops and restaurants. The hotel bar is very nice with a good beer selection, TV's, and a good staff. However, the rooms were disappointing. It felt and looked more like a Holiday Inn than...

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

My wife and I were on a night away from the kids on a mini London break. I found this hotel on the internet for £120 with breakfast. This gets you a queen size bed and a shower based on suite. The quality of everything is superb as you would expect from the Hilton brand. Good points: Quiet. Clean. Staff...

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El Granada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Didn't use the room much, but the breakfast was so great! Staff was really nice. No issues at all. I would recommend this location for families. Lots of food and shopping nearby, and bus stops right across the street. Super convienient to get to.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Check in to double deluxe. Any benefit of extra space taken up by third bed. This gets removed. Wish it hadn't as double bed is so uncomfortable with springs exposed and creaks with slight movement. In the morning I nip to reception and say how sorry I am, as a regular user of this hotel, to complain about the bed!...

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Exmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Hilton Kensington with my five year old for two nights last week. The staff were friendly, our room 2010 was very clean and a lovely room. A little noisy out on the front but didn't interrupt our nights sleep. A little bit of wear and tear visible but nothing to run out stay. I will book...

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  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Avenue Bar & Lounge
Avenue Bar & Lounge
Cuisines: American
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Expect a warm welcome the moment you arrive at Hilton London Kensington. We’re located in the leafy district of Holland Park, 30 minutes from Heathrow Airport, with excellent transport links into Central London and three different tube lines nearby. Spend a leisurely day at Westfield London Shopping Centre, just 5-minutes away, the largest mall in London features 265 high-end shops, over 50 restaurants, a spa and a cinema. After a busy day taking in the sights of London, retreat to one of our stylish rooms or suites. Enjoy the fresh, bright décor of a guest room, choose a deluxe room for extra amenities or upgrade to a suite for a separate living space. Executive rooms offer Executive Lounge access with free continental breakfast, afternoon refreshments and an open bar. Start the day with a hearty buffet breakfast or nutritious light bite in the chic WestEleven restaurant, serving innovative dishes prepared with the freshest ingredients. Meet with friends over cocktails in the Avenue Bar & Lounge, or enjoy a freshly brewed coffee while surfing the web. Staying at the Hilton London Kensington is about making the most out of your time in London. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hilton London Kensington

Address: 179-199 Holland Park Avenue, London W11 4UL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: €135 - €323 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hilton London Kensington 4*
Number of rooms: 601
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Hilton London Kensington Hotel London
London Hilton
Hilton Kensington
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#314 Luxury Hotel in London
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“Low front can suffer from a little traffic noise”
SteevUK, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We had a corner room which was quiet though far from the elevator. It is a matter of personal preference.”
judyandrob, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I wish we had chosen a front view but this could be noisy at night.”
JandPNorfolk, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Don't expect free wifi .......”
Birdlover999, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Upgrade for lounge access, the higher your floor the quieter it is”
Eluned87, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
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