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Rydges Kensington London

4.5 of 5 61 Gloucester Road, London SW7 4PE, 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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Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Friendly , helpful staff Comfortable rooms Handy to Gloucester Street tube station and on circle line. very close to great restaurants and Kensington Palace Wonderful breakfasts All in all this was a fantastic place to stay.

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Hong Kong Region, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

1. Excellent location - near Gloucester Road Tube 2. Very good interior design 3. Guest room spacious, very quiet though facing the main road. 4. Bathroom extremely tiny even for the size of an Asian woman! 5. Polite receptionist. 6. Ridiculous to pay a specified amount of tips as it was automatically written on the dinner bill under the tips... More

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Canberra, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is in a great location to cafes, restaurants and the tube station. A post office across the road where you also have a tourist info centre to book tours etc. the bus is directly at the front of the hotel. Rooms not large but have tea/ coffee making facilities. Continental breakfast was included in our package and this... More

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JoannaCarruthers, General Manager at Rydges Kensington London, responded to this review

I really appreciate you taking the time to provide us with some great feedback on your recent stay! I have to agree we are in a wonderful location being so close to the tube and restaurants. I look forward to sharing this feedback with the team. Kind Regards, Joanna Carruthers General Manager More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed at this horrible place over the last weekend with my wife. I would like to start with the fact that I hate complaining and this actually is my first review on Trip Adviser, however what I have experienced was too much for me to accept. Firstly, on check in I had to wait for over 20 minutes until... More

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Winchester
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13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location a short walk from Gloucester Road. Close to all the local attractions for tourists and easy to get to the main commercial centres for business too. Good lounge area, small bar and comfortable high ceiling room. I will use it again.

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JoannaCarruthers, General Manager at Rydges Kensington London, responded to this review

I have to agree, we are definitely in a fantastic location being in the middle of it all! I look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Cheers, Tish General Manager More

Holsworthy, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently attended London Film Festival and needed an overnight stop. I booked Rydges Kensington as it was a short walk from Cine Lumiere. It was close enough to Kensington Gardens, South Kensington, museums and other areas of interest. I checked in and was told I had been upgraded from a standard room, although the room was in the Lower... More

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JoannaCarruthers, General Manager at Rydges Kensington London, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with some wonderful feedback on your recent stay with us! It’s so pleasing to see that you enjoyed your stay and we are very much looking forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind Regards, Joanna Carruthers General Manager More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Avoid this place at all costs - it's a disgrace! Rooms are nothing more than dark dank cupboards and filthy! Thick layer of grime all over the window sill, and the window doesn't even close properly - awful draughts that you can't escape from as the bed is pushed flush up to it! Apparently, housekeeping 'aren't in' (they must have... More

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JoannaCarruthers, General Manager at Rydges Kensington London, responded to this review

I am extremely disappointed to read your comments on your recent stay with us. I would really appreciate the opportunity to speak to you personally in regards to your stay, please feel free to contact me directly if you wish to discuss your stay in more detail. Kind Regards, Joanna Carruthers General Manager More

Frankston, Victoria, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked an executive suite which had separate lounge area and was wonderful to relax in after a busy day looking at the sights of London. Beautiful clean rooms, bedroom a little cramped or would have been without the separate lounge area. Breakfast was very nice and very good restaurants close by. Tube stations very handy and enjoyed walking around... More

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JoannaCarruthers, General Manager at Rydges Kensington London, responded to this review

I really appreciate you taking the time to give us some wonderful feedback on your recent stay with us! It is so pleasing to see that you enjoyed your stay. I’m very much looking forward to sharing this feedback with the team. I hope we can welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards, Joanna Carruthers General Manager More

Cleveland, Ohio
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very easy to get to from the Tube, and a nice neighborhood. The rooms are clean and comfortable with a very friendly staff. Like the selection of food that was part of the included breakfast. There are plenty of restaurants and bars in the area. There is a lot to see within walking distance of the hotel

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JoannaCarruthers, General Manager at Rydges Kensington London, responded to this review

Thank you for the great feedback on your recent stay with us! We are in a wonderful central location being so close to the tube and close to lots of restaurants and bars. I hope we can welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards, Joanna Carruthers General Manager More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Plus points are its location especially if you are going to the Royal Albert Hall as we were. Bars etc were fine and reception staff pleasant. The shower and bathroom were also very good. Against that was without doubt the smallest "Kingsize" bed i think i have slept in. Its described as a British Kingsize suitable for 2 people.....yes..barely. What... More

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JoannaCarruthers, General Manager at Rydges Kensington London, responded to this review

I have to agree we are in a wonderful location being so close to Royal Albert Hall! I do apologises that our beds were not to your liking. I hope we can welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards, Joanna Carruthers General Manager 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*
Number of rooms: 81
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Also Known As:
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Rydges Kensington Plaza London
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