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Royal Garden Hotel

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2-24 Kensington High Street, London W8 4PT, England (Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate )
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Ranked #135 of 1,071 hotels in London
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just stayed for two nights whilst attending a charity event. We stretched our visit to two nights to get a little time in London. I've stayed before and love this hotel, this was my husbands first stay and he declared it his favourite hotel in London - praise indeed given the amount of places we have stayed. As a runner... More

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Detroit, Michigan
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64 reviews 64 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Staff is extremely helpful, rooms are nicely appointed but not large. Ask for a room off the street with view of Garden. Bathroom is fine though the tub is a bit tall. Location is why prices are a premium. Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park just steps away. Plenty of restaurants and shopping near by with a Starbucks across the street.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My mother stayed here for 3 nights for her 80th birthday and it was indeed a very special birthday treat! The hotel location, interior and amenities are all wonderful - but what made her stay really special was the fantastic customer service that she received throughout her stay. Every member of staff that we encountered was unfailingly welcoming, helpful and... More

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Milton, Vermont
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed here for six nights with a family member. The location is amazing, our room had a wonderful view of the park and we were close to the tube and plenty of restaurants, shops and attractions. The Royal Albert Hall was within walking distance and buses stopped right outside of the hotel. For the most part the room was... More

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were given afternoon tea as a Virgin Experience gift along with a visit to Kensington Palace. On arrival at reception we received a smiling welcome and were shown (not just directed) to the restaurant and handed over to the Maitre d'. Having been seated at a table overlooking the park, we were seen by a succession of charming, attentive... More

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London
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is well situated on Kensington High Street, and has recently been refurbished, but it's just not in the same league as other 5 star hotels in central London. Rooms are small, pillows are too soft, The Park terrace restaurants food was average. I hear the Chinese restaurant in the hotel is better... Breakfast was nice food, but they... More

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Lincolnshire
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66 reviews 66 reviews
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is the best hotel I have ever stayed in! I love it and cannot wait to return. Thank you to Neilio and Sacha for such a warm, friendly and smiling welcome. Thanks to Isabella and Csaba for their attentiveness and friendly, service at breakfast. The housekeeping staff for the hard work they put in to keep the rooms so... More

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Tipperary
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9 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel was quite good. It was a busy weekend for the hotel as the London marathon was on. Check in was very slow. Rooms were to be available from 2pm but I didn't get mine until 2.45pm and the bags weren't sent up for another 30 minutes. Some of the receptionists seemed a little inexperienced.

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Jonathan L, General Manager at Royal Garden Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay at the Royal Garden Hotel. I am however sorry to learn that you had to wait to check-in into your room. When the hotel is busy, it is sometimes a challenge to ensure guests checkout on time, and that we clean the... More

Ghent, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had a really good night rest here nad my bed was made every morning (I'm not used to 5 star hotels). Room was quite chilly when I arrived, and rather small but very clean and tidy. Bathroom too. Interior is very classic, but didn't bother me in any way.

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Jonathan L, General Manager at Royal Garden Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I am delighted to hear that you had a nice stay overall. I am also pleased to learn that you had a good night’s rest and that you found our beds to be very comfy. I am however sorry to hear that you felt your... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
19 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Having stayed at the Royal Garden a couple of times there has to be a reason that I continue to return. It's not part of a big hotel chain, and I think that's what I like. The service and location, comfort levels and general hospitality are of a very high standard. The Japanese restaurant is among the best in London... More

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Additional Information about Royal Garden Hotel

Also Known As:
Royal Garden London
Hotel Royal Garden
Royal Garden Hotel London, England
Address: 2-24 Kensington High Street, London W8 4PT, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate  , Kensington and Hyde Park
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#96 Luxury Hotel in London
#117 Business Hotel in London
#128 Family Hotel in London
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Royal Garden Hotel 5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located in fashionable Kensington adjacent to the lush open spaces of Hyde Park and Kensington Palace, the five star Royal Garden Hotel is the perfect place to stay whether on business or exploring London. The hotel has 396 beautifully appointed bedrooms, 3 bars, 2 restaurant, including our award winning authentic Chinese restaurant Min Jiang, 10 conference & meeting rooms, health club ad spa and 24 hour business centre. ... more   less 
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