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Rydges Kensington London

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   61 Gloucester Road, London SW7 4PE, England (Kensington and Hyde Park)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely hotel for a base to explore London. Ideally located for all major transport links, wonderfully equipped rooms, comfortable beds and staff very accommodating. Would definitely stay here again, don't hesitate to book!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I would not recommend this hotel as a place to stay - terribly overpriced, no facilities, tired and they even have bedrooms in a basement...The staff was always busy, service completely unpersonalised. Also experienced a bad attitude from one of the staff one late night when came back from the city and asked for information about the area. Ahmed rudely... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A review of a London Hotel is always difficult as they are inherently expensive, often old and you pay for location and proximity to attractions/underground stations. But when a hotel is listed as 4.5 stars and expensive - I think it is fair game to do an honest review. Good Points The staff at this hotel are very professional and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Rydges for one night while traveling through London on a business trip to Continent. The location of the Rydges is excellent -- right in the heart of Kensington and close to Harrod's and the museums, as well as a number of good restaurants (as well as some quick, cheap eats!). The property is very pleasant inside... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here on our honeymoon, rooms were lovely and clean however breakfast service was poor and unorganised. Also they hold £100 from your account for 'incidentals' which takes up to 10 working days to go back into your account - still waiting!!

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Santa Cruz, California, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is ideally located on Gloucester Road. The lobby is very nice and the rooms are cute but very small. Bathrooms are nicely renovated. Our first room had a very loud squeaky fan so we immediately asked for a new room. We got one in the basement floor which was dark but very quiet (accept for people slamming doors).... More

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed as a party of 6 on a visit to the Albert Hall and London. Staff very helpful and polite. Room and bathroom clean and not very big but rooms in central London are not huge. Breakfast good. Close to Tube Station and Museums. The Jam Sandwich restaurant was very good; food and service excellent

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Rydges for 4 nights in late July. I was travelling alone, and while the room was small, it was clean, comfortable and the location was great. I found the room to be very quiet ( I was on the 4th floor facing the road) and the staff very helpful and the location was perfect with Gloucester... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked the Kensington suite which was lovely however very dark. Excellent bathroom and toiletries however the bathroom door was warped and did not shut at all. Room was relatively clean however I think the cleaners need to look at skirting boards ! Definitely not value for money so wouldn't stay again. Hotel not boutique more like an expensive B&B.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived to hotel and room was not ready at 2pm even though had been priority guest. Then the sink was blocked within 5 minutes in room. The smell was very bad and assumed was it due to lower ground drains and blocked sinks in our room. Then the tv was not working and never worked for our 2 night stay.... More

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Address: 61 Gloucester Road, London SW7 4PE, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Kensington and Hyde Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Rydges Kensington London 4.5*
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Rydges Kensington London is a four star deluxe design inspired boutique hotel which has been fully refurbished in 2011. Facilities include wired and wireless internet, fitness suite, Restaurant & Wine Bar, Lounge Bar, 24 hour room service etc. ... more   less 
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