We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
2017-12-03 2017-12-04
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}
    Neighbourhoods
    Neighbourhoods

    Holiday Inn London - Kensington High Street

    Wrights Lane | Kensington, London W8 5SP, England
    +1 877-859-5095
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    2017-12-03 2017-12-04
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$152
    US$133
    View Deal
    Traveller (922)
    Room & Suite (405)
    Dining (87)
    The Park City Grand Plaza Kensington Hotel
    1,462 reviews
    #362 of 1,077 hotels in London
    0.4 km
     
    The Nadler Kensington
    3,848 reviews
    #66 of 1,077 hotels in London
    0.6 km
     
    Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington
    6,669 reviews
    #473 of 1,077 hotels in London
    0.06 km
     
    Crowne Plaza London Kensington
    2,518 reviews
    #119 of 1,077 hotels in London
    0.7 km
     
    Overview
    • Excellent16%
    • Very good38%
    • Average25%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible8%
    Travellers talk about
    “muffin man” (36 reviews)
    “tube station” (237 reviews)
    “rooms are small” (76 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Housekeeping
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Holiday Inn London - Kensington High Street
    Special Offer: Save on Hotel Packages!
    Hotel deals
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    Dec 3Dec 4
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 10 partner sites to see rooms from US$133.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all London hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "9594c3b4320f4d87bf8497347338816a", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":195280,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32436468],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":133,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"9594c3b4320f4d87bf8497347338816a","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":152,"lowestMetaPrice":133,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":152,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":152,"lowestMetaPrice":133,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":152,"hotelName":"Holiday Inn London - Kensington High Street","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6Ijk1OTRjM2I0MzIwZjRkODdiZjg0OTczNDczMzg4MTZhIiwiQUlLIjoiOTE1MGRmMmQ3ZWNlNDc2NzlhYjAwYWNjYjNkZmNmMTAifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "03/12/2017", "checkOut": "04/12/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$133", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"109209987":"HotelsCom2IB","32596119":"Expedia","111312452":"PricelineIB","32436468":"BookingCom","68931200":"CancelonIB","34358130":"Hotwire","53910921":"TravelocityEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (4,300)
    There are newer reviews for Holiday Inn London - Kensington High Street
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    331 - 335 of 3,369 reviews

    Reviewed 14 March 2017

    Now part of the Holiday Inn group, for anyone who previously knew it with the above name. Very comfortable hotel near to all the amenities of High Street Kensington.. Excellent breakfasts in a spacious area. Very good and quick bar food in relaxing surroundings .Also...More

    Thank christine0live
    Response from Stefano B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn London - Kensington High StreetResponded 19 March 2017

    Dear christine0live, We want to thank you for taking time to leave feedback on your stay at our hotel. We are glad to hear that you had a great stay. I am delighted that you had an enjoyable time with us and that our location...More

    Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

    Newly refurbished and a new member of Holiday Inn (previously Kensington Close). Rooms were small but had everything needed - large beds (we had booked 2 twins which were zip beds), air-con (not over powering), tiny sofa and TV, even a full-sized bath and tea...More

    Thank Sybil202
    Response from Stefano B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn London - Kensington High StreetResponded 19 March 2017

    Dear Sybil202, Thank you for your wonderful review and rating. I am delighted to read how much you enjoyed your stay. I am pleased the team really stood out, especially the bar staff. I am sorry though to hear that you were inconvenienced by the...More

    Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

    Good location, clean reasonably modern but small room, friendly reception & bar staff. Good room service too. However, stay as well and truly spoiled by rudeness and arrogance of the concierge. Long story short, I locked myself out of my room without any shoes. Once...More

    Thank mtbLondon
    Response from Stefano B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn London - Kensington High StreetResponded 19 March 2017

    Dear mtbLondon, I would like to thank you for taking time to leave feedback on your stay at our hotel. We always aim to improve future guest stays. I am disappointed to hear that you were unhappy with some aspects of your stay. Your feedback...More

    Reviewed 13 March 2017

    Large twin room on the eighth floor, with, without doubt, the best shower I have ever had the luxury of using. Clean, quiet and perfectly placed. My only criticism was the shenanigans going on in the bar when we returned on the second night, the...More

    Thank Katharine S
    Response from Stefano B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn London - Kensington High StreetResponded 19 March 2017

    Dear Katharine S, Thank you for choosing the Holiday Inn London Kensington. I was delighted to read that you had a good experience and that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for your kind comments and high scores. I hope that we have...More

    Reviewed 13 March 2017

    To be fair, we haven't stayed here yet. However, we have stayed in several Holiday Inn's around the world. Therefore, I must reiterate that this review is about my booking experience. We booked this hotel for an event in London, which my Sister and Brother-in-Law...More

    1  Thank RKB1958
    The Park City Grand Plaza Kensington Hotel
    1,462 reviews
    #362 of 1,077 hotels in London
    0.4 km
     
    The Nadler Kensington
    3,848 reviews
    #66 of 1,077 hotels in London
    0.6 km
     
    Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington
    6,669 reviews
    #473 of 1,077 hotels in London
    0.06 km
     
    Crowne Plaza London Kensington
    2,518 reviews
    #119 of 1,077 hotels in London
    0.7 km
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$130 - US$247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #75 Spa Hotel in London
    • #354 Luxury Hotel in London
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 708
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with IHG, Booking.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Agoda, Priceline, Travelocity, Cancelon, Hotwire, Evoline ltd and TripOnline SA so you can book your Holiday Inn London - Kensington High Street reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • London >
    • South Kensington
    • Also Known As
    • Kensington Close London ,
    • Hotel Kensington Close ,
    • Kensington Close Hotel London
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (922)
    Room & Suite (405)
    Dining (87)
    Pool & Beach (23)
    Hotel & Grounds (603)
    Bathroom (100)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
    Nearby
    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
    The Nadler Kensington
    3,848 reviews
    .62 km away
     
    The Park City Grand Plaza Kensington Hotel
    1,462 reviews
    .37 km away
     
    Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington
    6,669 reviews
    .06 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Babylon
    1,697 reviews
    .25 km away
    Bill's Kensington High Street
    978 reviews
    .27 km away
    The Muffin Man Tea Shop
    830 reviews
    .11 km away
    The Builders Arms Kensington
    232 reviews
    .26 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    The Roof Gardens
    418 reviews
    .26 km away
    Kensington High Street
    190 reviews
    .29 km away
    18 Stafford Terrace - The Sambourne Family Home
    101 reviews
    .43 km away
    St Mary Abbots Church
    28 reviews
    .42 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    rileylilly
    19 September 2017|
    AnswerShow all 4 answers
    Response from rich1010710 | Reviewed this property |
    its a good choice for a hotel...rooms are kind of small...but its a very good hotel...excellent location,,,tube station right next door and lots of shopping and dinning on Kensington street..
    1
    Vote
    rileylilly
    19 September 2017|
    AnswerShow all 5 answers
    Response from Colin M | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel bedrooms are much better than before Holiday Inn took it over. Yes they're smallish but it's London. For a romantic evening find the rooftop garden nearby in Babylon Restaurant. It's on the 7th floor of 99... More
    2
    Votes
    Cassey90210
    14 September 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from Julieta E | Reviewed this property |
    yes, but you have to keep your finger on the button to keep it running. It's not a quality piece of equipment.
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Buy the room upgrade, it's worth it."
    Read review
    ".... its a lottery ...."
    Read review
    "Do not give you credit card details and make sure you book breakfast when booking in."
    Read review
    "away from lifts"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing