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Rydges Kensington London

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#345 of 1,088 Hotels in London
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May 7 May 8
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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I booked a standard single room, as I am just one person and was only staying one night. I've stayed in single rooms before and wasn't expecting anything spacious, but was really taken aback at how absurdly small this single room was. I couldn't wheel my suitcase beyond the entryway, as the space wasn't large enough. This meant the only...

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Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed at this hotel April 13 to 15 during a visit to London. The location was fantastic as it was literally across the road from the Gloucester Underground station and many sites within walking distance. The staff were all very nice ( especially the gentleman working the restaurant for breakfast both mornings ) and quite accommodating. The rooms were...

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to London with a friend from South Africa to show her around London for the first time. This hotel was perfectly situated with Hyde Park just at the end of the road! We caught buses from there into central London as we wanted to see as much as possible, though the underground station was very close to the...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for a week in the Chelsea Suite which had lovely views over a news at the rear of the property. It was warm, well furnished and quiet. The poor attention to detail was a worry, though. We booked and paid for 4 guests but only got 2 bath towels, 3 days running, despite it being reported, we only...

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Telford, Shrops
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really nice hotel, great location with Gloucester Road underground station just opposite. The Royal Albert Hall is around a 10 minute walk away and there are plenty of restaurants nearby. Room was modern and clean. Front of house staff on the desk were very efficient, professional and attentive. Would stay here again!! We had a lovely walk down to natural...

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Cheshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Rydges Hotel for one night in March 2017. Very pleasant hotel with helpful and friendly staff. We arrived before check in time, and asked if we could leave our case until later. They checked to see if our room was ready yet. It wasn't but we were asked if we wanted to wait about 10 minutes...

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is well situated for Gloucester Road Underground station. The room was a good size with a comfy large bed. Bathroom was very modern with a powerful shower - although the towels were very small. We were in a basement room which was a little dark but very quiet. There is a small bar on site that has a...

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wigan
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked Rydges through a Travelzoo offer for a mini break in London. The hotel staff are very welcoming and our room on the third floor was spacious and comfortable and very quiet. Breakfast was included in our offer and was very good with plenty of choice. The bar is cosy and ideal for a night cap after a day...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly and efficient bar staff, service with a smile and much charm. A small but cozy room with a good selection to choose from and a small selection of bar nibbles both hot and cold, Optional sofa seating also available just outside the bar room.

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wolverhampton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent location Quick and easy check in. Polo bar is small but perfectly formed. We were a little disappointed to be on the lower ground floor but this quickly faded when we opened the door. The room was spotless and very large for London. Bed and bathroom lovely. There was a fair bit of Street noise and a lot of...

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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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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Rydges Kensington London is a four star deluxe design inspired boutique hotel which has been fully refurbished in 2011. Facilities include wired and wireless internet, fitness suite, Restaurant & Wine Bar, Lounge Bar, 24 hour room service etc. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rydges Kensington London

Address: 61 Gloucester Road, London SW7 4PE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > South Kensington , Kensington and Hyde Park
Price Range: €155 - €308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Rydges Kensington London 4.5*
Number of rooms: 81
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Also Known As:
Rydges Kensington London Hotel London
Rydges Kensington Plaza London
Hotel Rydges Kensington Plaza
Hotel London Rydges
Rydges London
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#247 Luxury Hotel in London
#257 Business Hotel in London
#326 Family Hotel in London
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“We were on the 2nd floor. It was quiet in our room. We faced the back and didn't have a view as such.”
Reba25, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Higher floors are probably quieter”
solaire8, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Easy acces to lift. Quiet rooms.”
Timvmax, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Get breakfast included in your deal”
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“Views of an old church on the other side of the street make it complete.”
2000familyman, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
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