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    Kensington Hotel

    17 East Parade, Rhyl LL18 3AG, Wales
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    Overview
    • Excellent18%
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    • Terrible55%
    23 Jun 2017
    “OK but needs a lot of T L C”
    24 Dec 2016
    “Very dated”
    Wifi
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 11 reviews

    Reviewed 11 October 2017

    Upon arrival, together with my wife we had a brief look at the room and facilities. The room has been not maintained in the best way but we did not expect royal halls for this price. We returned to the reception and paid. 1. Breakfast....More

    Thank mismich
    Response from kensington17, Owner at Kensington HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello Mr Mismich Thank you for for your valued feedback. First of all upon arrival you and your wife did look at the room before payment and you was more than happy with the room.. 1. I am sorry that you experienced issues with breakfast,...More

    Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here on Saturday night with a dear friend. Was just the tonic we needed. Close to town, ensuite bathroom tea and coffee provided, cosy warm atmosphere, Quiet and clean. Rachel and her little doggie Shazam were lovely. Highly recommended. Thank you. Would stay again.

    Thank SweetShell_78
    Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

    Last year I stayed at a hotel a few metres away from the Kensington, and it was lovely. Seeing this was the same price I expected the same kind of hotel. Sadly mistaken. I think this is an emergency accommodation/half-way-house/hostel. The kind of place you...More

    Thank talulabelle1982
    Response from kensington17, Owner at Kensington HotelResponded 12 September 2017

    Hello Thank you for your feedback, I am sorry to read and not hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us. When booking online with booking.com we clearly state that we do not have onsite parking as we do only have a small...More

    Reviewed 23 August 2017

    room was filthy and dated hot water coming from cold tap bathroom was dirty bed matress stained no breakfast even though advertised you could for xtra 5 pounds so ate out staff not helpful absolute worse hotel we have stayed in.More

    2  Thank Robert T
    Response from kensington17, Manager at Kensington HotelResponded 12 September 2017

    Hello Thank you for your review I am sorry to read and not hear that you did not enjoy your stay Upon checking in and on departure you did not have any issues with your room? If you would have told a member of staff...More

    Reviewed 21 August 2017

    Entrance, steps dirty unkempt. Numerous messages on the door saying back in 20 mins and numbers to call. the ' hotel' smelt of cheap air freshener the carpets were dirty. All handles , hand contact points were grubby. dirty. The shower curtain was mouldy, the...More

    1  Thank supersinglemum
    Response from kensington17, Manager at Kensington HotelResponded 12 September 2017

    Hello Thank you for your feedback The weekend which you made your booking Rhyl and my hotel was very busy due to the music festival which was going on in front of the hotel. A member of staff had swept the stairs several times due...More

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    About
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    • Beachfront
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    • Price range
    • US$52 - US$74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Denbighshire >
    • Rhyl
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    • Kensington Hotel Rhyl, North Wales
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    davestinch
    18 January 2017|
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    Response from kensington17 | Property representative |
    Hello Thank you for your message, We are dog friendly providing the dog is small. If you would like any more information please call me on 01745 331 868
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    29 May 2016|
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    Response from boooo7765 | Reviewed this property |
    Unfortunately we do not host karaoke nights . However we are only a short walk to town.
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    "Best room is in the hotels down the promenade avoid this hotel"
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