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Presidential Apartments Kensington

6-12 Barkston Gardens Kensington, London SW5 0EN England
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#82 of 2,133 Specialty lodging in London
Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
24-hour security
Baggage storage
24-hour front desk
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
Breakfast in the room
Complimentary tea
Vending machine
Non-smoking hotel
Washing machine
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Room features
Air conditioning
Flatscreen TV
Complimentary toiletries
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Hair dryer
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Room types
Non-smoking rooms
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Residential Neighborhood
Languages Spoken
English, French, Russian, Spanish and 10 more


Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
104Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
9Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
713Reviews27Q+A100Room tips
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Dingis wrote a review Jun 2021
London, United Kingdom30 contributions11 helpful votes
A very pleasant 9 night stay. Apartment was clean and well designed, and good for home working. Really appreciated the team's flexibility with housekeeping/other visits to the room to accommodate our remote work meetings (ie back to back Zoom meetings during the day...). Reasonable price for an apartment in a great location. Good check in experience, where the team were willing to accommodate our room preferences. Thank you for a great stay!
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Date of stay: May 2021Trip type: Traveled on business
1 Helpful vote
Kyrikp wrote a review May 2021
Droitwich, United Kingdom8 contributions
If I could give this place a -1 trust me I would and even that would be too generous. Well to begin the photos on booking.com, trip advisor, and their official website were completely different to the actual rooms. The bathroom, sofa, sofa bed, bedding, curtains and floor had stains everywhere and I dread to think what they were so clearly the rooms are not cleaned regularly. The bathroom was filthy and had what I can only describe as pubic hairs all over the bathroom floor as well as mould and mildew all over the sink and shower. The integrated dishwasher was practically falling out of the cupboard and nearly fell on my foot crushing it. The freezer made a ridiculous racket throughout the whole night. Lastly the door frames look like they have been clawed at by either a small dog or someone being held hostage and trying to escape. If I continued the list would be endless all I can say is don it waste your money here.
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Traveled with family
Room Tip: Don’t waste your money here
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Melissa wrote a review Oct 2020
London, United Kingdom13 contributions2 helpful votes
Honestly had one of the worst stays in this hotel. Im actually furious! I asked to upgrade from a studio to a delux and pay for it but was denied!!! Paid £90 for a night in a room which was damaged, grubby and dirty. I imagine in 1990 the hotel looked nice but seems like it hasn't had any maintaince since then. Everything was broken - lamp, shower head hanging, remote, bedhead and soap dispenser! The bed was 'king' bed was 2 single beds pushed together with a hard edges which could not be slept on! Everything was dirty and grubby, didnt sleep at all all night.. The TV is 18' or 20' with no internet connection. I actually want a refund for the fact that i couldn't upgrade my room n the bed was 2single beds and the service was poor
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Date of stay: October 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
1 Helpful vote
Meowwww1968 wrote a review Jun 2020
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia1258 contributions193 helpful votes
I just made a reservation for this hotel. Thus, I’ve not stayed yet. Would like to inform that the hotel no longer provide breakfast, as per information from the hotel direct. I hope they will reverse their decision in the near future...
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Date of stay: June 2020Trip type: Traveled with friends
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bdy18q wrote a review Mar 2020
Thornleigh, Australia110 contributions57 helpful votes
We had booked a studio apartment through our travel agent as she had been advised it was the only room with a guaranteed walk in shower which was a requirement for us. The best I can say about the room was that I'm glad we hadn't brought a cat with us because there wasn't enough space to swing it. Absolutely no to put a single suitcase let alone two. The fridge door was broken, power had been turned off to the dishwasher and cook top and then the handle on the bathroom door fell off. We were told by the porter who came to fix that problem that another guest had been stuck in the bathroom for several hours with the same problem. When we went to use the shower it collapsed and the chap who came to fix it was wearing a rain coat when he arrived because he already knew what the problem was. We were moved the following morning to a 1 bed room apartment which surprise did have a walk in shower which you could actually step into and move around but switching lights on off anywhere required a degree in technology it was so complicated. There were no sheers on any windows so no privacy at all unless the broken blinds were completely lowered. A very light continental breakfast pack was delivered each morning which was fine except the coffee had the flavour of burnt tyres. Housekeeping staff were friendly enough but the front desk people, especially the evening manager was insolent bordering on downright rude.
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Date of stay: February 2020
Room Tip: Avoid a studio apartment unless you are a single guest
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Frequently Asked Questions about Presidential Apartments Kensington
Which popular attractions are close to Presidential Apartments Kensington?
Nearby attractions include Tardis Police Box (0.1 miles), Earl's Court (0.3 miles), and The Blackbird (0.10 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Presidential Apartments Kensington?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and laundry service.
Which room amenities are available at Presidential Apartments Kensington?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Presidential Apartments Kensington?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and complimentary tea during their stay.
What are some restaurants close to Presidential Apartments Kensington?
Conveniently located restaurants include The Gojk, Flora Indica, and Over Under.
Are any cleaning services offered at Presidential Apartments Kensington?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Presidential Apartments Kensington?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, French, Italian, Russian, Portuguese, and Polish.
Are there any historical sites close to Presidential Apartments Kensington?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Churchill War Rooms (2.7 miles), Houses of Parliament (2.9 miles), and Westminster Abbey (2.8 miles).