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The Kensington

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  • Excellent77%
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We stayed five nights at the Kensington Hotels June 2018. From the moment we checked in the staff was extremely welcoming. The hotel is quintessential England with a modern twist. The Concierge service was very helpful with our questions and recommendations. The hotel was located...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 6 days ago

For our second hotel choice during a recent trip to the UK, we chose The Kinsington because of close proximity to The Victoria & Albert Museum and its closeness to the Underground to Heathrow. What a great choice. The check in was pleasant, Veronica was...More

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Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 4 days ago

Dear mauldinh, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at The Kensington. I am delighted to read that overall you enjoyed your stay particularly the location, close to Victoria and Albert Museum as well as the friendly service delivered by Veronica. I...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We spent the first two nights of our holiday stay at the Kensington. Lovely hotel, very comfortable rooms, great location. Showers were great, beds and pillows very comfortable, helpful staff. Would absolutely recommend this hotel for future stays.More

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Thank Aaron W
Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 4 days ago

Dear Aaron W, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are all delighted to read you enjoyed your stay especially the comfortable rooms, great location and helpful staff. We thank you for your recommendation to our future guests and look forward to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Not often one to leave reviews but my stay at The Kensington this weekend was absolutely flawless. Not only did my girlfriend and I get upgraded due to it being her birthday, we received complementary desserts and a bottle of champagne. Carlos and his team...More

1  Thank Gianfranco P
Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 4 days ago

Dear Gianfranco P, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at The Kensington. We are thrilled to read you enjoyed your stay with us particularly the warm and friendly service delivered by Carlos and his team. We thank you for your recommendation...More

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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
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$256 - US$465 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 Business Hotel in London
#23 Family Hotel in London
#24 Luxury Hotel in London
#50 Romantic Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$256 - US$465 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 Business Hotel in London
#23 Family Hotel in London
#24 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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lidiamiliterno
17 June 2018|
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Response from Georgiana P | Property representative |
Dear lidiamiliterno, Our concierge team will look after your luggage prior to check-in and after check-out. Kindly make contact with them when you arrive at the hotel.
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Ali N
2 June 2018|
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Response from Roughton1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do indeed.
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BarbL114
12 April 2018|
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Response from Georgiana P | Property representative |
Dear BarlbL114, We have minibars in all our bedrooms that can be used to store cold drinks and snacks. Alternatively, upon request, we can also place a mini fridge in the room. Warm regards, Georgiana
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"Do not accept a room near the lifts. VERY NOISY by staff and other guests."
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"Unless you have children, stay out of the family section"
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"The least $ "Cosy" rooms seem to be tucked in odd places, like by the elevators. Go for Superior or..."
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"Look carefully at room classification and sizes when booking to get what you are expecting on arrival."
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