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    The Kensington

    109 - 113 Queen's Gate, London SW7 5LP, England
    011 44 20 7589 6300
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview
    • Excellent76%
    • Very good18%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
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    Travellers talk about
    “afternoon tea” (183 reviews)
    “queens gate” (36 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Airport Transportation
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hotel is situated very nicely in South Kensington. But is is too expensive and too poshy. Room was smallish and service although presuming to be first class was not. When we came to have breakfast we had to wait since the dining area was...More

    Thank roniferber
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Nice hotel in the posh area of Kensington/Chelsea. The hotel common areas are very charming for breakfast, tea, drinks, lounging. The room we had was pretty nice, definately 4 stars, maybe 3.5, not 5. The mattress was a little lumpy and off-kilter, and there were...More

    Thank Joakim L
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Joakim L, Thank you for your recent review of our hotel. While we are delighted that you enjoyed the location of the hotel, we do regret to read that the room did not meet your expectation. We have five different room categories available at...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The Kensington is excellent. Great location and the staff are kind and welcoming. If you're looking for an all around experience, this is the place. Also if you're staying here and looking for restaurants and new experiences, George from concierge has many recommendations of delicious...More

    Thank Diego M
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Diego M, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with the Tripadvisor community following your recent stay at The Kensington. I am delighted to read you enjoyed your stay especially the welcoming service delivered by our Proud ambassadors. George and the...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Loved the hotel, it's in a great location and the room is very nice. The staff are amazing and very kind, especially George from the concierge. He's the best. Martyn from concierge and Veruska from reception are also great people.More

    Thank Henrique L
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Henrique L, We thank you for your glowing review following your recent experience with us at The Kensington. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us especially the helpful and friendly service and great location. George, Martyn, Veruska and the...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We were just in London for one night, and could not have been more pleased with The Kensington. The hotel is amazingly plush, but not at all "stuffy". Staff was kind, friendly and the room and amenities were top notch. Additionally, the ease of access...More

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    Thank ashteach1
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 1 week ago

    Dear ashteach1, Thank you for sharing this wonderful review with the Tripadvisor community. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us at The Kensington particularly the friendly staff and top notch amenities. We thank you for your recommendation and look forward...More

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    azalice1
    4 October 2017|
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    Response from TorontoGadget | Reviewed this property |
    Ok pricing does seem a little wonky by your observation but the early booker will probably be the better deal for you as the variation in breakfast can be considerable. I’m not sure about the a la cartel estimate, I did a la... More
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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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    "The reservation team honored our request for a bright room on Queen's Gate. Very accommodating and..."
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    "ask to see the room beforehand. we didnt and got a small one."
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    "A room with a view to Kensington Rd is far superior."
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    "Top floor rooms are fabulous and if you are lucky to face old brompton road"
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