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Holiday Inn London Kensington Forum

97 Cromwell Road, London SW7 4DN England
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The perfect option for business or leisure the Holiday Inn London Kensington Forum sets the standard for hotels in Kensington. Stroll to Gloucester Road Tube Station, your gateway to the sights of the city. Enjoy the hotel s close proximity to Harrod's, the Royal Albert Hall, Earls Court and Olympia Exhibition Centres, the Natural History, Science and V&A Museums and Kensington Palace. As the tallest Holiday Inn Hotel in Europe, our 27-floor and 906 bedroom hotel offers modern bedrooms with stunning views of London from our higher floors. The hotel also offers a choice of suites and accessible rooms (one with hoist). All rooms are equipped with high speed Internet and Wi-Fi connectivity is available in the public areas. The hotel's carpark has 76 spaces and there is a 24-hour fitness room. Holiday Inn Kensington Forum offers its guests a choice of three restaurant and bars whether you want to relax with dinner, grab a quick snack or enjoy a pint of traditional British beer. The Academy offers 13 meeting and event rooms for up to 300 people, all with natural daylight, high-speed Internet and unlimited Starbucks tea and coffee.
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Business Center with Internet Access
Free Internet
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair access
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Restaurant
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
74Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
2Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
Contact
97 Cromwell Road, London SW7 4DN England
Getting there
London City Airport10 mi
Heathrow Airport12 mi
Gloucester Road3 min
Earl's Court8 min
Neighborhood
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 and cosmopolitan as it is reserved and residential, South Kensington is always a hit with visitors.
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All reviews gloucester road tube station business lounge stayed at the holiday inn the natural history museum executive room piccadilly line huge hotel albert hall busy hotel high floor heathrow airport tesco express excellent location convenient location hyde park rooms are small west end
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Booked the hotel for an overnight trip to London. It’s in a really good location, only 2-3 minute walk to the local tube station. It does have a carpark on site. However it’s a first come first served kinda deal and if you pay the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank Backpacker1091
Response from Jean Claude M, Manager at Holiday Inn London Kensington ForumResponded today

Dear Backpacker1091, Thank you for taking your time to review our hotel, Many thanks

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am leaving a review for the Caribbean night experience I guess I can't say much negative things about it because I have been there 7 times, 1st of December was my last visit. I have also recommended so many people to the event because...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Orville M
Response from Jean Claude M, Manager at Holiday Inn London Kensington ForumResponded 1 week ago

Dear Orville M Thank you for your feedback on our Caribbean event. I will pass on your feedback to the relevant departments, and off course the steel band. I am happy you enjoy the events, and in 2019, we are looking to bring back the...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited here on business and visit started poor with them not having the correct booking for my colleague, despite his confirmation. The hotel is still tired with a number of building works going on inside. The staff seemed to be not sure of information...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank RealityCheck2013
Response from Jean Claude M, Manager at Holiday Inn London Kensington ForumResponded 2 days ago

Dear RealityCheck2013, Thank you for taking your time to review our hotel.

Reviewed 3 days ago

Have stayed here many times since 1995 and did so again this week. The place is clean and the beds good but its looking tired and the lifts do not work well with the room cards. They need something contactless or just a normal lift...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank MRCCD
Response from Jean Claude M, Manager at Holiday Inn London Kensington ForumResponded 2 days ago

Dear MRCCD, Thank you for the review, thank you for your kind words at breakfast, and let us look at the coffee.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have hosted multiple groups around the UK and Europe at various IHG hotels this year and I’m sorry to say that this is not only the worst IHG hotel but the worst hotel I’ve stayed in all year. Disgraceful quality food, poor staff service...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank petediamant
Response from Jean Claude M, Manager at Holiday Inn London Kensington ForumResponded 2 days ago

Dear petediamant, Thank you for reviewing our hotel, I am sorry we did not live up to expectations.

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Hgup2018
September 23, 2018|
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Response from Jean Claude M | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry, yes the lifts for security reasons operate by using your room key card, Yes our windows do open. With Kind Regards
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judith514
August 30, 2018|
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Our Concierge department can assist you with car rentals and we do have a car park here at the Hotel. The trains in the UK are very reliable and can be better if you do not wish to drive. Thank you
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Barry E
July 4, 2018|
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Thank you for your question, yes when you book a Suite at our Hotel you get complimentary access to the Business Lounge, where drinks and snacks are served during the day.
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"higher up and on the quiet side"
MRCCD
3 days ago
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"High Floors have excellent views. Executive Floor was quiet when we stayed midweek."
desharp
1 week ago
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"Worth asking for higher floor rooms for a view"
simoncade
2 weeks ago
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"floor 7 is quiet"
am0shill
4 weeks ago
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PRICE RANGE
$121 - $291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandLondonEarls CourtSouth Kensington
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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