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.

Kensington

London, England
+44 20 7872 2888
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Lovely area

A lovely area of London to wander around, be it taking in the shopping, or just walking around the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
malc1005
,
Kettering, United Kingdom
OK

Great area Of London's with s mixture of upmarket housing great food and clothing retailers and a... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
PHE22
,
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 118 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
London, England
CONTACT
Website
+44 20 7872 2888
Write a Review
Reviews (118)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely area of London to wander around, be it taking in the shopping, or just walking around the green areas. Easy underground access, well worth a visit.

Thank malc1005
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Great area Of London's with s mixture of upmarket housing great food and clothing retailers and a good variety of evening entertainment from clubs to restaurants.

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Loads of restaurants and interesting places closeby. We loved The Design Museum on Kensington High Street and Kyoto Garden in Holland Park.

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

It was interesting to check out as we walked around checking the area. Seeing the places that had been converted to hotels, private residences

Thank 4frtravelling
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This part of London is very pleasant. Lots of parks. Room for pedestrians. Enough shops and restaurants to have a nice stay and a stone's throw from the inner city by all means.

Thank WorldTravelOne
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for two weeks. Wonderful architecture. Excellent restaurants. Convenient shops. Somber and disconnected people who rarely make eye contact and never smile. Easy access to Earls Court or Kensington Station. Buy groceries local and do not--I repeat, do not--waste your money at Whole...More

Thank Leon G
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This is an effluent area with Kensington Gardens at its North East and Kensington High Street as its commercial hub. This area is home to many European Embassies and the major museum district of South Kensington. With popular parks, museums and shops in easy reach...More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

This is a multicultural area that is more expensive than most but has some nice shops as well as restaurants and again these are multi - nation ones as well There are many streets in this area that have some lovely buildings so these are...More

Thank streakey
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

This is an interesting area for the Architecture of the buildings that surround the shops that are open in the Kensington The costs of the goods in the shops Is quite high due tho the area but the area promotes this cost and quality Have...More

Thank badmintontim
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Much like my neighbourhood, Kensington is probably a okay place to live. It does have Holland Park and boarders on Hyde Park which are great on their own. Along with these parks, it also has the Kensington High Street. All these are covered on their...More

1  Thank RadTel
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Park Terrace Restaurant Lounge and Bar
675 reviews
.34 km away
Zaika
827 reviews
.38 km away
Min Jiang
599 reviews
.34 km away
The Orangery
1,242 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Kensington Gardens
3,506 reviews
.57 km away
Kensington Palace
3,990 reviews
.05 km away
St Mary Abbots Church
24 reviews
.47 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Lgateshead
2 June 2016|
Answer
Response from LydiaCarlisle | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Sadly I Cant, but being London, you will find someone. If you are staying in accommodation, call them and ask them for their advice. Sorry not much help!
0
Votes