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Rydges Kensington London

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  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“great location”(184 reviews)
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Reviewed June 10, 2016

We had a very enjoyable 5 nights at the Rydges. We originally booked a twin room on the ground floor as this was the only available room left on their website. The room was spacious and toilet bathroom was also big with all the amenities....More

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Response from JoannaCRydges, Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded July 24, 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, Rydges Management

Reviewed June 9, 2016

I represent a Sommelier Association, in which we run courses offering the possibility for people to improve their careers in the wine industry or simply, polish up on their wine knowledge. Our courses are 5 months long, and once a week, quite demanding in terms...More

1  Thank Armando P
Response from JoannaCRydges, Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded September 22, 2016

Dear Armando, We would like to thank you very much for taking the time to write this lovely and kind review. It has been such a pleasure having you and your team at Rydges for the evenings and we sincerely look forward to having you...More

Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed there 3 nights in May. Spent 10 days prior touring Bavaria & Austria. Wanted to return to London (one of our favorite cities.). We chose Rydges because it's proximity to the city & the Piccadilly Line (to Heathrow). The hotel...More

Thank John W
Response from JoannaCRydges, Front Office Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded August 28, 2016

Dear John W, Thank you very much for your wonderful review on your recent stay with us. We are delighted you had a great time here with us, as our hotel do take pride in catering to our guests` need the best way we can....More

Reviewed June 6, 2016

The Rydges hotel staff was exceptionally helpful. Our rooms were clean and bright. the hotel is perfectly located near a tube station and multiple bus routes stop directly in front of the hotel. Try Paul's for morning coffee and pastries. Da Mario, a fantastic Italian...More

3  Thank Tina T
Response from JoannaCRydges, Front Office Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded August 28, 2016

Dear Tina T, Thank you very much for your wonderful review on your recent stay with us. We are delighted you had a great time here with us, as our hotel do take pride in catering to our guests` need the best way we can...More

Reviewed June 2, 2016

As we were planning our trip to London we relied heavily on Tripadvisor reviews. So I will try to be as helpful as possible. First of all you cannot beat the location. You are 1 block away from the underground, food stores, and restaurants. You...More

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Response from JoannaCRydges, Manager at Rydges Kensington LondonResponded September 22, 2016

Dear Marianne R, Thank you very much for your detailed review and feedback. We sincerely appreciate the feedback in regards to your stay to help us continue to improve. It is great to see that you enjoyed your stay and would return again. We hope...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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$145 - $330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#255 Business Hotel in London
#261 Luxury Hotel in London
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$145 - $330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#255 Business Hotel in London
#261 Luxury Hotel in London
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Nearby
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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sueptx
February 20, 2018|
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Response from 888em888 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a lift not sure about laundry there is an iron and ironing board in the room
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Ganache2000
December 4, 2017|
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Response from FussyNSW | Reviewed this property |
No there is no alternative, and no doorman. If you want assistance you would have to leave your luggage unattended outside on the street and go inside to ask for assistance. Nobody will offer if you don’t ask! We were lucky... More
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Sarah D
June 14, 2017|
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Response from pete B | Reviewed this property |
We had a bath.
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