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Best Western Burns Hotel Kensington

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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good46%
  • Average26%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsearls courtbarkston gardensblackbird pubtube stationfull english breakfastpiccadilly linequiet side streetpubs and restaurantsheathrow airportminute walkrooms are smallplenty of hot waterhotel is situatedyogurtconvenient locationlondon hotellocation is excellent
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great location in Kensington, just off the Cromwell Road - a few minutes' walk from the museums, and Earls Court tube station. Small single room (small rooms are to be expected in central London). Shabby decor, shabby furniture, and felt a bit grubby. Public areas...More

Thank MikeC_2006
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The only thing that saves this hotel is the staff!! The building is so old that you can hear everything from the side and top bedrooms.. when I say everything.. believe me.. it’s everything!! The bar is a disgrace.. two poor employees waiting to serve...More

Thank Teresa T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked at random as I needed a hotel close to Earls Court. Had everything I needed for a two night stay, quiet room, comfy bed, decent Wi-Fi and less than a 5 minutes walk from Earls Court Tube. As anyone who uses hotels in London...More

Thank trainman2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am in London once a month on Business. I chose this due to price. Staff are great , especially the man in the bar No heat in room first night really coo. Second night given a small back up heater but still had to...More

Thank kenhart
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

EXCELLENT location close to 2 train stations and loads of amazing restaurants. The area “feels” safe and welcoming. The hotel is older, but wears it well. Very helpful staff made it easy to acclimate and get to the things we wanted to see. Perfect spot...More

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US$94 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
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Ceylan I
30 October 2017|
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Response from Bernadette P | Reviewed this property |
They may have stare adaptors but it is easier to play it safe and take your own We stayed there if August and then again in September and didn't see any mice
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gerilynnHermosaBeach
17 June 2017|
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Response from KelleyAnn G | Reviewed this property |
Depends on how long you will be staying. If it's only a short stay a single will be fine but any longer might be worth the upgrade to a double.
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Constance G
12 April 2017|
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Didn't notice any sign of any mouse issues and we had a lovely overnight stay
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