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London Marriott Hotel Kensington

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147 Cromwell Road | Kensington, London SW5 0TH, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Athens, Greece
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hosted a meeting with over 20 people from many countries. Very good hotel with exceptional meeting services, conference room was large enough to accommodate the team, very good service from Red-Coat (meeting service)! Nice area around the cafe-bar for non-formal team meetings. Concierge was very helpful to suggest restaurants and arrange transportation. Wifi was fast. Only drawback was that the... More 

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We recently stayed at this hotel the night before we left for home, while in the UK. Wished we would have stayed longer. The moment we arrived we were welcomed and treated like royalty. We are gold members to the Marriott and were kindly given a beautiful upgraded suit with concierge service. We had wonderful orderves in the evening with... More 

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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the second time I have stayed at this hotel and would definitely recommend it. The staff are very warm and welcoming and it's obvious that there's a great team spirit across the different departments. I overheard a guest saying that he has been using this hotel for the last four years as he feels it's "home from home."... More 

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Copenhagen
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had booked a deluxe room , which was located on the ground floor at the rear end of the hotel. If this room was deluxe, I don't want to see the standard rooms. Room size was ok, cleaning good, but nothing deluxe about. In-house Starbucks which was a plus in my book. Food was delcious. Location exceptional.

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79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

this Marriott is in a very good location close to Gloucester Road tube and not far from the museums. The reception area is bright and spacious and the staff on reception are really very friendly. I used the exec club for breakfast which was very good and then had a coffee in the bar which was also nice. The gym... More 

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John L, General Manager at London Marriott Hotel Kensington, responded to this review

Dear David J, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback regarding your previous stay. I am glad to hear you got to enjoy the lovely offerings from our executive lounge as well as our newly refurbished gym. Please accept my sincere apologies that you felt our rooms were not up to standards. We are always working... More 

Warsaw, Poland
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73 reviews 73 reviews
33 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

They hotel is located in one of the best areas of London. Close to all attractions, subway, shops and restaurants. Room was a typical Marriott style one with the best bedding in the world. It looked a bit small as i got the queen not the king size. Was a bit dissapointed with breakfast buffet. Looked rather poor comparing to... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The location for London and for shows at Olympia is quite good, but the hotel is not of the usual high standard you would expect in a Marriott. As a Marriott fan I am sad to say there are better value for money hotels in the same part of London.

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John L, General Manager at London Marriott Hotel Kensington, responded to this review

Dear GarethCornish, Thank you for taking the time to review your previous stay with us. I am glad to hear you enjoyed the great location of our hotel including the quick access to many attractions London has to offer. Please accept my apologies that our hotel was not up to your expectations. I would be very greatful for further feedback... More 

Stockholm, Sweden
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184 reviews 184 reviews
173 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is difficult to find a good hotel in central London, but I was very impressed by this one. Excellent personnel, great location close to the tube station, very central, big and clean rooms, nice breakfast. Also the price was really competitive! I would indeed stay here more in the future.

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

On my latest 11 day business trip around the UK, I had to stay in no less than 6 hotels. The London Marriott Hotel Kensington was, by far, the best of the lot. Fortunately, I had 4 nights here rather than at any of the other properties. This hotel is centrally located to many of the London sites, but most... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A long weekend break in London was made even more enjoyable by a fabulous stay at Kensington Marriott. Staff were nothing short of lovely at all times. Completely helpful and went out of their way to be accommodating to any needs. Room was clean, quiet, spacious and with a particularly comfortable bed. Breakfast was a great start to the day... More 

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John L, General Manager at London Marriott Hotel Kensington, responded to this review

Dear Maxine A, Thank you very much for your lovely review or your recent stay with us. It makes me very proud to hear that our hosts made your stay so special. I am glad to see you enjoyed our great breakfast offerings and the cleaniness and quietness of our rooms. We look forward to welcoming you back! Best regards More 

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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 and cosmopolitan as it is reserved and residential, South Kensington is always a hit with visitors.
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