We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rydges Kensington London

1,215 reviews
#367 of 1,081 Hotels in London
Save
Traveller (270)
Room & Suite (318)
Dining (25)
Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“gloucester road”(64 reviews)
“great location”(184 reviews)
“gloucester rd”(30 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
4.5 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
4 Mar5 Mar
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$147.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all London hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "95e40112d3fb47f8bb5f5f3fa0cd2c54", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":199140,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[34363195],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":3,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":3,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":147,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"95e40112d3fb47f8bb5f5f3fa0cd2c54","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":162,"lowestMetaPrice":147,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":162,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":162,"lowestMetaPrice":147,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":162,"hotelName":"Rydges Kensington London","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6Ijk1ZTQwMTEyZDNmYjQ3ZjhiYjVmNWYzZmEwY2QyYzU0IiwiQUlLIjoiNGE4MzdmNDBiYWMwNGM5MDkzZGY2Yzg2YzNhYTk5NDcifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "04/03/2018", "checkOut": "05/03/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$147", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"34363195":"Hotwire"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (1,215)Write a Review
There are newer reviews for Rydges Kensington London
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
1,054 results
Traveller rating
344
437
181
58
34
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
344
437
181
58
34
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsgloucester roadgreat locationgloucester rdan executive king roomtube stationcontinental breakfastthe royal albert hallnatural history museumhyde parkmini barpiccadilly linegood sizecoffee machinebed was very comfortablebus stopheathrow airportreception staff
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
11 - 15 of 1,054 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was extremely happy about my stay at Rydges Hotel in London for a couple of days. I was given a very cozy room that was cleaned every day. The people at the reception helped me with my needs - where to find an adapter,...More

1  Thank Tanabag
Response from Rydges K, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your fantastic review! We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with us! I have passed on your comment to our friendly team on reception. We sincerely hope to get the chance to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed there over New Years. Great service room wasn’t ready and the concierge went ahead and stored our luggage so we could go sightseeing. The room was very clean and spacious. Great amenities... everything very clean and everyone very nice. We just didn’t have a...More

Thank Careli A
Response from Rydges K, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Careli, Many thanks for taking the time to leave your fantastic review. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with us! We hope to get the chance to welcome you back in the future! Kind regards, Rydges Kensington Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent hotel. Warm and comfi rooms, the staff is very friendly, and they answer all your question. located near to the tube station,tesco and argos. Four blocks of distance of the NHM . I will recommend this hotel to all my friends

Thank Ileana N
Response from Rydges K, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lleana, Many thanks for taking the time to leave your fantastic review. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with us! We hope to get the chance to welcome you back in the future! Kind regards, Rydges Kensington Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The location was the best part of booking this hotel. It's so close to the metro (Underground), just across the intersection after coming out of the station. There are several supermarket or mini markets very near the station which helped us to get a quick...More

Thank Rayling C
Response from Rydges K, Guest Relations Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Rayling, Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review. We are very lucky to be located on Gloucester Road, in the borough of Chelsea and Kensington as it is so accessible to the major attractions of London as well as multiple shops,...More

Reviewed 14 January 2018

I stayed just one night and didn't spend time in the room. Room was tiny as well as bathroom, difficult to wash your face when the basin is too small. Otherwise clean and quiet room, good shower and amenities like iron was available. Breakfast was...More

1  Thank Marja K
Response from Rydges K, Director of Sales at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Marja K, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We are so lucky to be located in such a great area of London, close to the major attractions and shops. At the same time we are limited to the space that...More

View more reviews
PreviousNext
123456211
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$145 - US$329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#255 Business Hotel in London
#257 Luxury Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$145 - US$329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#255 Business Hotel in London
#257 Luxury Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (270)
Room & Suite (318)
Dining (25)
Amenities (6)
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
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
sueptx
20 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from 888em888 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a lift not sure about laundry there is an iron and ironing board in the room
0
Votes
Ganache2000
5 December 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from FussyNSW | Reviewed this property |
No there is no alternative, and no doorman. If you want assistance you would have to leave your luggage unattended outside on the street and go inside to ask for assistance. Nobody will offer if you don’t ask! We were lucky... More
2
Votes
Sarah D
14 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from pete B | Reviewed this property |
We had a bath.
1
Vote
PreviousNext
1234568
Room Tips
"You must upgrade, fab room."
Read review
"Rooms on the top floor have a better view."
Read review
"as per review"
Read review
"Rooms not facing Gloucester Rd will be cooler in summer"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing