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Thistle Kensington Gardens

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Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

Long overnight flight! Tired! Arrive at this hotel! First impression was..what the? No one told us it was above a petrol Station. So disappointed! But there was a positive side. We were only there overnight. The reception gentleman was very welcoming and gave us the...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

We were three adult family members in a Junior suite which was a good size. The pull out needs replacing, but the king bed was large and very comfortable. The only place to do hair with curling irons or blow dryer is in the main...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

We stayed for two nights in a standard room. Good size room, massive bed, nice decor and very clean. Great location near underground, right by park. Lovely breakfast room with a good choice. I would stay again.More

Thank LandDEssex
Response from GM_KGN, General Manager at Thistle Kensington GardensResponded 30 November 2015

Dear LandDEssex, Thank you for your recent review, I am pleased that you enjoyed the hotel, in particular our great location and breakfast. When you stay with us again, book directly and breakfast is free! I hope we can welcome you back soon. Kind regards...More

Reviewed 29 November 2015

A very good location close to Hyde Park, subway and buses. Our room was very nice and the shower was amazing. The staff looked after us very well. The breakfast had it all! We can highly recommend the hotel!More

Thank MonicaMichael216
Response from GM_KGN, General Manager at Thistle Kensington GardensResponded 30 November 2015

Dear MonicaMichael216, Thank you very much for your 5/5 review and for the recommendation as a place to stay when in London. I am delighted the hotel was 'perfect' for you, and look forward to being 'perfect' on many future occasions. Thanks again for your...More

Reviewed 27 November 2015

Stayed here for one night, room very small but very clean, breakfast good, staff very helpful and good service overall. Had a quiet room at back of hotel, but rooms in front have views over Hyde park. Stayed here because of the location which is...More

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US$116 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#171 Business Hotel in London
#209 Romantic Hotel in London
#219 Luxury Hotel in London
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US$116 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#171 Business Hotel in London
#209 Romantic Hotel in London
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Anna-Marie P
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Response from Jacqui M | Reviewed this property |
Yep,it sure does!
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brleigh
1 December 2017|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
If you mean Hyde Park/Kensington Garden then the entrance is just over the Bayswater Road, use any of the gates, so walking to the park entrance is just 2 or 3 minutes from the hotel. If you mean Covent Garden, take the... More
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Kadisha
11 October 2017|
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Response from Alice L | Reviewed this property |
I answered for the wrong hotel - yes to AC, tub and shower, hair dryer but no minibar.
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"Room with a park view is really great as mentioned before."
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"Ask for a quiet room."
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"A little more spacious if you choose an Executive room and not much more in cost"
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"Rooms at the side or back should be quieter but without the view."
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