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    The Kensington

    109 - 113 Queen's Gate, London SW7 5LP, England
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent76%
    • Very good18%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “afternoon tea” (175 reviews)
    “queens gate” (36 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed yesterday

    I stayed for four days at the Kensington. The staff was friendly and all service was prompt, accurate, and friendly. I had a really beautiful room with beautiful en-suite bathroom, roomy and well-appointed, and beautifully decorated. It was quiet too, and the location in South...More

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    Reviewed 23 June 2017

    A superb hotel full of charm and character. It's so refreshing to stay somewhere with personality and a touch of individual luxury. The staff are so friendly, attentive and professional. One of my favourite places to stay.More

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    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 30 June 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful review. We are all delighted to read that you enjoyed your time with us at The Kensington and found the hotel full of charm and character. The staff are grateful for your...More

    Reviewed yesterday

    This hotel really understands the importance of small details. I came here for high tea with my friends. Upon entering I was welcomed by George who showed me the lavatory area, wifi network name and the afternoon tea dining room through to the restaurant, the...More

    Thank beaume2017
    Reviewed yesterday

    Other than a smaller than average room (which comes with the territory in London), my girlfriend and I had no complaints regarding the hotel or the immediate surrounding area. Santander bikes directly across the street. Great service from all hotel staff, including the doorman (Guido).

    Thank Peter G
    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Our friend was staying at the Kensington, so we met her there after the flight to check our bags. George met us there with a warm welcome and took care of our bags for the day. He was friendly later when we came to pick...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$243 - US$407 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #20 Business Hotel in London
    • #33 Family Hotel in London
    • #36 Luxury Hotel in London
    • #50 Romantic Hotel in London
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 150
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    • South Kensington
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    • Kensington Hotel London
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    hhennessy
    28 July 2017|
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    Response from James B | Reviewed this property |
    Thanks for your question! In reality, both, my wife and I have not checked whether there is a gym @ the Kensington or not... The Hotel is simply *stunning*, though! Hope it helps...
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    15 May 2017|
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    Response from fuola43 | Reviewed this property |
    Beds are very comfortable and rooms very quiet. We slept very well while we were there. An advise: check that your room doesn't overlook the kitchen machinery.
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    15 May 2017|
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    Response from CristinaGTejedor | Property representative |
    Dear Mr M, In order to find the perfect room for you, I would recommend to contact us prior to your arrival. I will personally make sure we find a very quiet room so that you have a wonderful stay at The Kensington. Kind... More
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