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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed at the NH Kensington while attending Nottinghill Carnival. Great location. Close to the tube (train) and close to all food options. Was able to walk to restaurants and late night food. Room was an issue when we first got there but once we were moved, all worked out well. Breakfast was not the greatest and the ice machine was...

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Tina B, Front Office Manager at NH London Kensington, responded to this review

Dear George F, thank you for sharing your experience at NH London Kensington with others. We are happy to have turned your feelings around after fixing certain issues in your room and making your stay enjoyable. We do hope you will not let us wait till this years carnival to pay us a visit- London has great things to offer...

Milan, Italy
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Location and building are very good as well as rooms. Loved the veranda and garden view, should be used more. Good breakfast too. Need to improve service,nothing really bad, but people is not motivated to help or make yoour stay great, just working.

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Tina B, Front Office Manager at NH London Kensington, responded to this review

Dear veronicacP7471JA, thank you for sharing your recent experience. We are happy to see, you had a good time with us us overall. It is very unfortunate, that you did not receive the service as expected. Your feedback is very valuable for us as it will give us a chance to highlight your improvement points to our team. We are...

Glasgow
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Overnight business trip. Very pleasant room--building work in reception area meant it was impossible to get a good idea of what it should be like. Great location-close to Earl's Court Tube station so everything in central London was only about 20 minutes away.

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Tina B, Front Office Manager at NH London Kensington, responded to this review

Dear anniem49 thank you for sharing your experience with others. We are glad to announce that refurbishment has been completed since November 2016. We believe that this will be the perfect reason for you to visit us again and see the fantastic results for yourself. Best regards Tina

McKinney, TX, United States
Reviewed 29 December 2016

NH - Kensington is very nicely located in a nice neighborhood near the Earl's Court Underground and a mile or so from the V&A Museum and Royal Albert Hall. The facility is updated and very comfortable, the staff very accommodating, and the breakfast excellent. In sum, the room & stay were an excellent value; we will definitely return.

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Tina B, Front Office Manager at NH London Kensington, responded to this review

Dear MetroplexJim we are delighted to receive your fantastic feedback- thank you for sharing with others. We are glad to have been part of your London experience and send you off with great memories. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Best regards Tina

Texas Gulf Coast, Texas
Reviewed 27 December 2016

An OK place at a reasonable price. Quiet and close to tube. Room was connected via double doors to another so that it could be a suite. Had to complain once about the folks next door making noise late at night.

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Tina B, Front Office Manager at NH London Kensington, responded to this review

Dear sarahbK8563TI thank you for reviewing your recent stay at NH London Kensington. We do apologies, that the room was not fully to your liking and that you had to comment about your hotel neighbours being noisy. We hope you will return in the near future. Best regards Tina

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 24 December 2016

We returned to London for the second time in 2016. And again we stayed at the wonderful NH Kensington Hotel. It is always a pleasure to stay there - friendly staff from entering the hotel at the very nice reception people- to the cleaning lady - and the friendly helpers at the breakfast buffet. If you like to stay in...

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Tina B, Front Office Manager at NH London Kensington, responded to this review

Dear Lekesch thank you for your beautiful review of this years Christmas Trip to London. Its amazing to hear, you have chosen us the second time. Our wish for 2017: please plan a trip also for Easter, Summerbreak, Thanksgiving, Carnival and Christmas :) We are looking forward to welcome you back. Best regards Tina

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Hotel and staff very good. Gluten free breakfast could be a lot better, and needs more choice and better bread!! I would return to this hotel and cannot fault the staff for their help. Have stayed in several NHL hotels and think you get value for money.

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Tina B, Front Office Manager at NH London Kensington, responded to this review

Dear 32davidsmith thank you for your delightful review of your recent stay. Its fantastic to see that you have already become a loyal member of the NH Hotels family and we are looking forward to welcome you back. Our gluten free breakfast contain basics, but we are always happy to please our guests individually. Best regards Tina

Bruxelles
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Ask for a room upstair on the garden side. Nice location, close to the underground, warm welcome, great breakfast, comfortable room : bed and bathroom. I strongly recommend this hotel To be seen in the neighbourhood : V & A museum (free entrance, choose what you want to see because it is huge), Harrod's

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Dear 500Marc thank you for this stunning review of your recent stay at NH London Kensington. We are very happy for your positive comments and looking forward to welcome you back very soon. Best regards Tina

Manchester
Reviewed 16 December 2016

My partner and I went to London for a show at the Royal Albert Hall and wanted to stay somewhere close by. NH London Kensington offered a great location. We booked in advance. The price wasn't the lowest but it was okay and we were excited as NH hotels have a good reputation. When we arrived we were quite shocked...

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Tina B, Front Office Manager at NH London Kensington, responded to this review

Dear HanaManchester thank you for your review. We are very sorry to hear that your recent stay at NH London Kensington has not been to your full expectations. In order to express a more detailed and private apology, please contact us directly on duty.nhkensington@nh-hotels.com. We are looking forward to hear from you in order to make things right Best regards...

Namur, Belgium
Reviewed 15 December 2016

I had a excellent stay in your hotel, nice and silent room 501 on the garden side away from the street. The Staff where very kind and polite. This hotel is well located, nearby Earl Court Tube Station and there is a lot to visit and nice restaurants in the neighborhood.

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Dear Jorge D thank you very much for your pleasant review of your recent stay. Your compliments are like music in our ears and we are very proud to have made your stay an unforgettable one. Looking forward to welcome you back. Best regards, Tina

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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 and cosmopolitan as it is reserved and residential, South Kensington is always a hit with visitors.
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The four-star NH London Kensington is the beginning to a wonderful London getaway. Centrally located in London's Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, the hotel is surrounded by historic buildings, famous cultural institutions, and world-renowned destinations for shopping and nightlife. The perfect connecting to public transportation (5min walk to Earls Court Tube/ Bus Line 74 in front of the hotel) makes NH London Kensington the top spot for a weekend break, shopping trip or a great base to discover all beautiful sights of the capital. ... more   less 

Additional Information about NH London Kensington

Address: Cromwell Road 202-220, London SW5 0SW, England (Formerly NH Kensington)
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > South Kensington
Price Range: $208 - $335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — NH London Kensington 4*
Number of rooms: 121
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Also Known As:
Nh Kensington Hotel London
Nh Kensington London
Nh Hotel London
Nh Hotels London
Hotel Style:
#27 Green Hotel in London
#187 Luxury Hotel in London
#187 Business Hotel in London
#231 Family Hotel in London
#233 Romantic Hotel in London
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“I always ask for a room facing the rear garden as it is very quiet there and fresh air, too!”
 of 5 bubbles FreqventFlyr, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We requested and were given a bigger room without difficulty”
 of 5 bubbles Liamllb, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Do not settle for room 34, it's on the garden level, so downstairs, it's dark, dingy and uncomfortable”
 of 5 bubbles Sea_shells28, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“the room 501 is a on the garden side and is à very quiet room”
 of 5 bubbles 684jorged, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room at the back of the hotel overlooked the garden and was very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles GillD1954, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
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