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Rydges Kensington London

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“polo bar”(30 reviews)
“great location”(188 reviews)
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Reviewed 8 July 2016

Booked a single room. Bigger than most London standard single rooms. Comfy bed, luxury bedding, great shower - everything I needed for a business trip overnight. Only problem was that there was a dripping noise all night. I presumed this was outside the window; turned...More

Thank Sheena Louise N
Response from JoannaCRydges, General Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded 10 July 2016

Good Evening Sheena, Firstly we thank you for leaving a review on our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, we take on all feedback, positive and negative as it gives us a chance to improve our service. The building within...More

Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

This hotel is in a good location . Close to the Gloucester Street tube station . Just a short walk to Kensington Palace and Hyde Park , Harrods and the V & A Museum are also in walking distance . Staff and very friendly and...More

Thank Shazza1918
Response from JoannaCRydges, General Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded 13 July 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review about our hotel. We highly appreciate your comments and are sincerely happy that you enjoyed your stay here with us at Rydges Kensington London. Hopefully we are blessed with your presence in our...More

Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Great hotel in a prime position for visiting London. Close to the tube (100mts) which allows easy access to all tourist spots and everything else. Just a few stops to each main change over points. Hotel is great for location to food in area while...More

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Response from JoannaCRydges, General Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded 13 July 2016

Good Evening, Firstly thank you for taking your time to leave a positive review about our hotel. We greatly appreciate your comments and are sincerely happy that you have enjoyed your stay here with us at Rydges Kensington London. We do hope to see you...More

Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

This is my second visit to this hotel. The hotel was kind enough to fulfil my request of being in the same room as last time on the third floor as it is bright and airy. The room is an Executive King room and I...More

Thank Aaron G
Response from JoannaCRydges, Front Office Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded 14 July 2016

Dear Aaron G, Thank you for lovely review. We sincerely appreciate and value your comments. It is always pleasing for us when our guests leave our hotel feeling happy about their experience as our hotel prides itself on delivering a great service. We are delighted...More

Reviewed 30 June 2016

Stayed for a couple of nights before heading back to Australia. Australian front office manager very good with excellent people skills, found some of the other staff lacking in customer service and simple people skills (eg make eye contact, smile, make suggestions, offer help, be...More

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Response from JoannaCRydges, Front Office Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded 14 July 2016

Dear Sappa68, Thank you for lovely review. We are delighted to hear that you had a wonderful stay with us and you found our front office manager to very helpful. We certainly are lucky to be located so close to some great attractions and to...More

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US$160 - US$341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#254 Business Hotel in London
#280 Luxury Hotel in London
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US$160 - US$341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#254 Business Hotel in London
#280 Luxury Hotel in London
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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
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Tina T
12 April 2018|
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Response from zumbafit | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Tina, cannot answer your question. We stayed in a king sized room & there wasn’t any space for extra beds. Suggest you contact the hotel direct.
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17 March 2018|
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Response from Bo B | Reviewed this property |
No balconies. Yes, a keycard is required to operate the elevator. Awful hotel, probably the worst I have ever stayed in in London. Steer Clear.
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Mario S
12 March 2018|
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Response from Ju_Lee007 | Reviewed this property |
No parking available. There's Off street parking but I'm sure it'll cost an arm and a leg in Kensington
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"no reason to chech in to this hotel"
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"Ask for higher floor rooms, or to be safer, stay elsewhere"
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"We had 315 on third floor."
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"Superior Queen -large double bed, good shower"
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