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The Kensington Hotel

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“afternoon tea”(198 reviews)
“queens gate”(36 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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5.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsold brompton roadafternoon teaqueens gatebeautiful hotelthe natural history museumvictoria and albert museumturn down serviceturndown servicenespresso machinesuperior roomlounge arealove this hotelthe location is perfectfantastic staytube stationrooms are smallconcierge
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Few days in London prior to business meetings conference etc. Excellent hotel, super friendly staff at reception, house keeping and in the restaurant. Loved the decor in the restaurant. Excellent breakfast each day and so too was the afternoon tea. All in all a great...More

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Hotel's Favourite
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 Kensington HotelResponded 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 4 days ago via mobile

My friend and I greatly enjoyed the Tale As Old As Time Afternoon Tea in the Lounge room. We loved everything about it and were very impressed by the effort the staff and chefs went to to ensure we were catered for properly as my...More

1  Thank LouieMcD
Reviewed 4 days ago

Words cannot express enough how Amazing my stay was a The Kensington Hotel. From the moment I arrived till 2 weeks later on my departure, I consistently received 5 star service from all the Staff. Many thanks to Eladia, Barbara, Vincenzo, Lilia, in the restaurant...More

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1  Thank triciao007
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

An amazing night spent here. Unfurtunately I was in The Kensington just for one night. However, everything was great. Special thanks to the staff and Veruska for the great welcome and assistance. You must try the breakfast!!!

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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$237 - US$406 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 Business Hotel in London
#23 Family Hotel in London
#31 Luxury Hotel in London
#50 Romantic Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$237 - US$406 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 Business Hotel in London
#23 Family Hotel in London
#31 Luxury Hotel in London
#50 Romantic Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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
...More
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1 December 2017|
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Response from Georgiana P | Property representative |
Dear plekeas, I am following up on my initial reply. Kindly contact me directly at the hotel to discuss your concerns. Kind regards, Georgiana Pusnava-Duffy Operations Manager
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Response from Negail B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is.
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5 October 2017|
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Response from TorontoGadget | Reviewed this property |
Ok pricing does seem a little wonky by your observation but the early booker will probably be the better deal for you as the variation in breakfast can be considerable. I’m not sure about the a la cartel estimate, I did a la... More
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