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Kensington House Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   15-16 Prince of Wales Terrace, London W8 5PQ, England (Earls Court)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
7 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family booked us here for our first wedding anniversary, it was a lovely place to come and stay after we had been to a show and dinner on the High Street. We were upgraded to a junior suite and it was clean, and spacious, with everything we needed to feel comfortable. It was nice and quiet as set back... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I stayed here and treated myself to the larger room on the first floor. Knowing that rooms in EU are typically smaller, I wanted something a bit larger than a single room; I did and enjoyed the results. The location is perfect and I enjoyed walking about Kensington Gardens, the Lady Diana memorial and restaurant (tasty pastries:), shops and even... More

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Amarillo, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We found this to be a delightful place to stay. It is an older building on the edge of Kensington Park. The room was small, but cozy; the bed was VERY comfortable. We had several large windows in our room which gave it alot of light and made it feel very open. The staff was cordial, not overly friendly, but... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Everything was clean and the employees were friendly. The rooms are small and in need of updating. (Don't let the online pictures fool you like they did us.) The location is good, but the price seems quite high for the quality of the hotel. It's good enough, but not great.

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Arlington, Virginia
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98 reviews 98 reviews
19 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

This hotel was fine--nothing special. The rooms are very small; a double, for two adults, has almost no room besides the small double bed--so small that my friend and I opted for a larger room, the "executive family room," which is a double bed and a chaise lounge that they put bed linens on (not another bed, as the hotel... More

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Austin, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We liked the hotel very much. Being from Texas we like our A/C so not having it was an adjustment for us, but the nights are nice and the windows open. The only issue we had, which is no reflection on the hotel, was the major construction going on right across the street. It made sleeping in and napping impossible.... More

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Winchester, England, United Kingdom
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108 reviews 108 reviews
39 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Adequate hotel with some nice touches like the free welcome drink but I'll thought out room furnishing and noises building site next door leaves you short of sleep. If the noise doesn't wake you the window blinds that let the early morning sun in will.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

This hotel was not all I expected. The room I had was fairly small - but I suppose that's what you expect in London. There seemed to be unnecessary furniture squeezed in - a small sofa and a fairly large table - I felt that a comfortable chair and coffee table really would have fitted beer. The bed had a... More

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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

This hotel is beginning to feel like home to us!! The staff are very friendly, helpful and give good service. The bedrooms are comfortable with Elemis toiletries; the only issue we have is that bottled water is only supplied in the room on the day of arrival, whether staying for one night or three nights. For good accommodation close to... More

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Leeds
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Stayed here for three nights as a couple in a Superior Double room. We found it to be really good value for money. Yes, the rooms are small but we found it gave us everything we needed. After all, we don't come to London to sit in our room all day! It was beautifully clean. The staff were very obliging.... More

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Address: 15-16 Prince of Wales Terrace, London W8 5PQ, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Earls Court
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Kensington House Hotel 4*
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