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    The Kensington

    109 - 113 Queen's Gate, London SW7 5LP, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good19%
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    My wife and myself wanted to visit London for a short trip for my birthday in early August. It was kind of a last spur of the moment travel plan since we didn't know we'd end work so quickly that Friday, but we had a...More

    Thank LaxTrice
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded yesterday

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing The Kensington as abase for your birthday trip to London and for sharing such a detailed review with us. I am delighted to read you enjoyed your stay especially the comfortable bed , elegant surroundings and the service delivered...More

    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 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 2 days ago via mobile

    My first time at the Kensington hotel. I usually stay in Mayfair but wanted to check out this hotel. I was very pleasantly surprised and had an overall great experience. Definitely a place to recommend and to return, provided I need to be in this...More

    1  Thank Mimi Michel
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded yesterday

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing The Kensington and for sharing your feedback with us. I am pleased to read you had a wonderful stay and intend to return when you are traveling next to our area. We thank you for your recommendation and look...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    What a fabulous hotel. I've stayed in multiple hotels for years and this was definitely one of my best experiences. The location is fantastic, the views were great and everyone was so willing to help. The young porter George was very welcoming upon our arrival...More

    Thank emma k
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded yesterday

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your fabulous review,. It gives me great pleasure to read your stay at The Kensington was one of the best hotel experiences you had so far. George, Martyn and the rest of the team are grateful for your comments and...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    When I walked into the hotel, I was immediately drawn to the elegance of the exuberantly furnished common areas with cozy family style seating and period architectural details. Such elegance extends to the restaurant and bar. The entire ground floor feels like an upscale exclusive...More

    1  Thank Wen L
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded yesterday

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us following your recent stay at The Kensington. I am delighted to read you enjoyed your stay with highlights including the elegant surroundings, spacious and comfortable room as well as the friendly...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
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$256 - US$409 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • #20 Business Hotel in London
    • #33 Family Hotel in London
    • #36 Luxury Hotel in London
    • #50 Romantic Hotel in London
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    • Number of rooms
    • 150
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    • South Kensington
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    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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    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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    "Ask for a street view room and if staying longer than a day, request a "full size" room."
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    "If you can spring for a larger room, it's well worth it."
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