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Thistle Kensington Gardens

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Reviewed 14 November 2015

I spent two nights there on a business trip. The location is truly excellent, close to many great places for sightseeing, shopping or dining. Nevertheless, the hotel itself is located above a petrol station! The bed was comfortable, the design tasteful, the broadband connection strong...More

Thank Panos T
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

Had a one night stay bought for me as a birthday present, double deluxe room with an evening meal, breakfast and parking. Brilliant offer through Groupon. The staff bent over backwards and gave a fantastic service in all departments. After a few beers and a...More

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

Dear Samuel M, Thank you for your recent review and for taking the time to share your experiences. I was delighted you chose our hotel for your birthday celebrations and equally delighted that the team here were able to make your stay so much more...More

Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

Very nice welcome by friendly staff Good choice of sandwiches, pastries and scones with jam and clotted cream Arrived very early but not a problem for the staff Excellent value for money, very clean and good atmosphere in restaurant Toilets spotlessly clean with hand towels,...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Great hotel great location . Breakfast was fabulous cooked English cereals or small selection of cheese and ham also pastries. That's the good bit . Parking is on site at £24 for 24hrs . There are 2 car parks the first on ground level the...More

Thank peterjones38
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Having stayed at other Thistle Hotels, I was somewhat disappointed with this one. The entrance was up some stairs. Having successfully negotiated them, there we were in a tiny bare lobby with a sign advising us that Reception was upstairs. Into a small elevator we...More

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Business Centre with Internet Access
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US$114 - US$258 (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$114 - US$258 (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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Anna-Marie P
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Response from Jacqui M | Reviewed this property |
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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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