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    The Gainsborough Hotel

    7-11 Queensberry Place | South Kensington, London SW7 2DW, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent9%
    • Very good22%
    • Average27%
    • Poor20%
    • Terrible22%
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    Free Internet
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 349 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Just 2 minutes walk from South Kensington tube station. First impressions very nice, typical building you find in the Kensington area. Oldy worldly reception area and very welcoming staff. We had a family room, consisting of a small wall dividing the double bed and the...More

    Thank LydiaCarlisle
    Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

    Me and my husband recently stayed at The Gainsborough Hotel as we were going to watch the IAAF World Championships. I booked the hotel many months ago as I knew the price would increase. After reading recent posts, I was a bit apprehensive, however when...More

    Thank Melanie W
    Reviewed 2 August 2017

    Found this hotel via Booking.com. The website makes the place look worth staying at, price quite reasonable at £155 a night for the location, school boy error of not reading recent reviews !! The outside looks fine on arrival, but goes downhill from there on....More

    Thank John B
    Reviewed 30 July 2017

    Although the room seems a bit old, especially the carpet needs to be replaced (it felt dirty even though maybe they cleaned it) and they didn't have any slippers to wear inside the room, overall it was nice to stay there. The breakfast was nice,...More

    Thank Candy K
    Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

    This place needs a real refurb I had a basement room Taps rusty Wallpaper peeling Decor old fashioned but maybe that is deliberate Weird smell at basement level £12 for continental breakfast - I went to a cafe Good location though

    Thank Damian C
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    • Free Internet
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    • US$126 - US$248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #398 Luxury Hotel in London
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 49
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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
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    Lynseyes
    6 July 2016|
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    Response from CateNaomi | Reviewed this property |
    I am not sure but having looked at the map it seems that the Dominion Theatre is in Westminster and the hotel is in Kensington near The Serpentine. It would be at least a tube ride away and not within walking distance
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    "Our room was at back, so quiet, our friends room was at front, reported no noise problems"
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    "Front rooms have traffic noise from the street, however you need to leave your window open to get air, as the..."
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    "all rooms seem quite"
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