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    The Kensington

    109 - 113 Queen's Gate, London SW7 5LP, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent76%
    • Very good18%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

    Great hotel in a very nice part of London. Anna and the rest of the staff are amazing! They'll make you feel at home. Yes, it's their job, but there are ways and ways of doing it, and they do it in the best possible...More

    Thank Valentina C
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 5 July 2016

    Dear Guest, We thank you for taking the time to share this wonderful feedback with us following your recent stay at The Kensington. We are grateful for your incredible compliments. The entire team including Anna are truly humbled by your warm comments and this will...More

    Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

    A great place to relax in the hustle and bustle of London. We loved relaxing in the lounge. The bar was excellent and concierge helpful. Tube nearby and lovely gastropub around the corner for dinner. We will definitely stay here next time we're back in...More

    Thank Grainne B
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 5 July 2016

    Dear Guest, We appreciate your feedback following your recent stay with us at The Kensington. We are delighted to read that you had overall had a lovely stay with highlights including the relaxing lounge, excellent bar and helpful concierge. We thank you for your recommendation...More

    Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

    From start to finish, a beautiful hotel. Amazing staff and great location. The whole hotel is immaculate, fantastic decor. The bar staff are attentive and amazing cocktails. Rooms are a little small. But it was perfect for our one night stay. Would highly recommend.More

    Thank jodyfallon
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 5 July 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing your stay with us at The Kensington. We are absolutely delighted to learn that you overall had a memorable experience and we are glad that you enjoyed our great location, in the heart of Kenisngton, the fabulous decor and...More

    Reviewed 1 July 2016

    This is a charming old world hotel located in South Kensington, about 5 minutes from the tube station. The standard rooms are very small and with couple of large suitcases they are crowded. However they are nicely decorated and housekeeping keep them very clean. The...More

    Thank Bart M
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 5 July 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us at The Kensington. We are absolutely delighted to learn that you overall had a memorable experience and we are glad that you enjoyed our excellent location in South Kensington, the...More

    Reviewed 30 June 2016

    Lovely hotel. Very clean and well maintained. Probably our only criticism is that rooms are on the small side. Staff was vey cordial and helpful. Great location -- close to subway and restaurants. Would definitely stay here again.More

    Thank Tom S
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 5 July 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing your stay with us at The Kensington. We are absolutely delighted to learn that you overall had a memorable experience and we are glad that you enjoyed our great location and found our staff cordial and helpful. I noted...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
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$250 - US$471 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #20 Business Hotel in London
    • #33 Family Hotel in London
    • #35 Luxury Hotel in London
    • #50 Romantic Hotel in London
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 150
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    hhennessy
    27 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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    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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    "higher floors are better. hotel a U shape and internal rooms are very quietest."
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    "Book early and communicate with the hotel directly. The team here is professional and accommodating."
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    "Don`t book the standard rooms, their are incredible small."
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    "If you are spending most of the time sightseeing, don't spend the extra on the suites."
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