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The Kensington Hotel

5-star5 stars
109-113 Queens Gate, South Kensington, London, England, SW7 5LR, United Kingdom

Luxury hotel with restaurant, near Natural History Museum
  • Free WiFi
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From 3,688 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Wellness
Great wellness & sports facilities
Service
Fantastic service
Amenities
Great amenities
Comfort
More comfort would be nice

The Kensington Hotel

from A$520
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Classic Room, 1 King Bed
  • Classic Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Classic Room, 2 Single Beds
  • Suite (The Brompton Suite)
  • Room (Cosy)
  • Suite (The Knightsbridge Suite)
  • Luxury Studio Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Suite, 1 King Bed

What’s around The Kensington Hotel

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Natural History Museum (4-minute walk)
  • Victoria and Albert Museum (6-minute walk)
  • Science Museum (6-minute walk)
  • Royal Albert Hall (10-minute walk)
  • Harrods (13-minute walk)
  • Hyde Park (18-minute walk)
  • Buckingham Palace (27-minute walk)
  • Big Ben (36-minute walk)
  • St. Paul's Cathedral (5.9 km)

Getting around

  • London (LGW-Gatwick) - 75 min drive
  • London (LHR-Heathrow) - 28 min drive
  • London (LCY-London City) - 48 min drive
  • London West Brompton Station - 19 min walk
  • London Kensington Olympia Station - 4 min drive
  • Kensington (Olympia) Station - 4 min drive
  • South Kensington Underground Station - 4 min walk
  • Gloucester Road Underground Station - 7 min walk
  • Earl's Court Station - 18 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 150 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 6 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

  • Babysitting/childcare *

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Parking

  • No parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • English breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Fitness facilities
Working away
  • 24-hour business centre
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
Facilities
  • Year Built – 1870
  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Assistive listening devices available
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Italian

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Espresso maker
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 55-inch Smart TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

Town House at Kensington - This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

The K Bar - Onsite wine bar. Open daily.

The Kensington Hotel’s small print

Also known as

  • Kensington Hotel
  • Kensington Hotel
  • Kensington Hotel London
  • The Kensington London, England
  • The Kensington Hotel Hotel
  • The Kensington Hotel London
  • The Kensington Hotel Hotel London

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Optional extras

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Breakfast costs between GBP 11 and GBP 30 per person (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Superb 9.2 From 559 reviews

Very good 8.0
Excellent location and run by true professionals
Service really is beyond reproach. Have stayed a number of times for the location and have got to know the staff over the stays and they couldn’t do more for you. Only slight gripe is the limited floor plate outside of the top floor rooms although the ceiling height compensates to some degreee. The in-house breakfast is really excellent if you are trying to stay healthy whilst travelling.
D B, au4 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Stunning Kensington
Beautiful, well appointed hotel, warm friendly staff that make you feel like you're coming home. Ideal position to access museums, shopping, parks restaurants and underground. Would definitely make it my base for travel in London next time.
jo, au1 night business trip
Very good 8.0
Belly
Room far too small. Bathroom and shower so small Tried to upgrade too expensive for not much bigger rooms
Janelle, au4 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great hotel
Excellent customer service and friendly staff
Peter, au1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Fantastic
Fantastic hotel in a great location to explore the museums
au2 night family trip

The Kensington Hotel

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