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The Kensington Hotel

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

An amazing night spent here. Unfurtunately I was in The Kensington just for one night. However, everything was great. Special thanks to the staff and Veruska for the great welcome and assistance. You must try the breakfast!!!

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Reviewed June 23, 2017

A superb hotel full of charm and character. It's so refreshing to stay somewhere with personality and a touch of individual luxury. The staff are so friendly, attentive and professional. One of my favourite places to stay.More

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Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The Kensington HotelResponded June 30, 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful review. We are all delighted to read that you enjoyed your time with us at The Kensington and found the hotel full of charm and character. The staff are grateful for your...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Great little hotel in a perfect Kensington location. We especially enjoyed the elegant bar and delicious breakfasts. The staff were brilliant, they really added to the experience. We will definitely return.

Thank Adam C
Reviewed 5 days ago

From moment we arrived we we were made to feel welcome.The staff are the main attribute of this comfortable and warm hotel.Peaceful inside but close to many attractions .The only drawback was our room a bit small with a poor view but changing it was...More

Thank curtis897
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Kensington staff was friendly, attentive & amazing. The public rooms were beautiful and inviting as was the restaurant and bar service. Our room was small and had little place to store clothing, however, the bed was plush and extremely comfortable, the room was clean...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Business Center with Internet Access
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Airport Transportation
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
$236 - $400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#20 Business Hotel in London
#23 Family Hotel in London
#30 Luxury Hotel in London
#50 Romantic Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$236 - $400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#20 Business Hotel in London
#23 Family Hotel in London
#30 Luxury Hotel in London
#50 Romantic Hotel in London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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South Kensington
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
...More
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November 30, 2017|
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Response from Georgiana P | Property representative |
Dear plekeas, I am following up on my initial reply. Kindly contact me directly at the hotel to discuss your concerns. Kind regards, Georgiana Pusnava-Duffy Operations Manager
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Response from Negail B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is.
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Response from TorontoGadget | Reviewed this property |
Ok pricing does seem a little wonky by your observation but the early booker will probably be the better deal for you as the variation in breakfast can be considerable. I’m not sure about the a la cartel estimate, I did a la... More
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"OUr room was not exceptional nor did it have a great view."
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