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The Villa Kensington

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Room features
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Quiet
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
87Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
4Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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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really quaint small but personable bed and breakfast type of Hotel with an excellent location. Breakfast was good, not extensive but enough to start the day. The staff was helpful with suggestions. room was small but comfortable for three adults
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Stayed for one night as a solo traveller in transit. The hotel is ideally located next to the Holiday Inn about 2 minutes from Gloucester Road Tube Station where there is a Waitrose and plenty of Pubs and restaurants. Gloucester Road is on the Piccadilly Line with direct access
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Response from Ferdinand P, General Manager at The Villa Kensington
Responded Nov 30, 2018
Dear Guest, thank you very much for the comments and we hope to see you soon. Best regards. Ferdinand
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This is a 3* hotel and a very good one at that. Location: 2 mins from the underground station and shops and restaurants. On arrival: A lovely, warm welcome at reception. We'd sent an email with a request and we were offered 2 rooms on arrival. We decided to take the twin on the
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Response from Ferdinand P, General Manager at The Villa Kensington
Responded Nov 30, 2018
Dear Guest, thank you so much for staying with us and for taking the time to leave these comments; we really appreciate. Take care. Ferdinand
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As mentioned in the headline, the location is great....not much more positive things to mention. Rooms are very small, furniture is dated and worn. After entering the room I decided not even to use the breakfast facility. The management of the hotel should seriously think over
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Response from Ferdinand P, General Manager at The Villa Kensington
Responded Nov 14, 2018
Dear Guest, thank you for staying with us. I can only apologize if you feel you did not receive good value for money. We make no secret about the size of our rooms; these can be easily find on our website. We try to be as honest as we can; after all our rates do reflect the product. Thanks again and best regards. Ferdinand. GM
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The room was immaculately clean and the location was just off Gloucester Road tube, only a couple of minutes walk. The staff were very friendly and welcoming. The room might have been a little small, but it was such good value for money. Bathroom was clean and the shower was
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Response from Ferdinand P, General Manager at The Villa Kensington
Responded Oct 29, 2018
Dear Guest, thank you so much! Take care. Ferdinand
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コンパクトな室内
Utsikt fra hotellet
You still have a view in the single room
Nice bathroom
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if my memory serves me correctly, there is no room in the basement, only the kitchen and breakfast area..
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Dear Guest, thank you for contacting us. You can indeed.
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What is the breakfast time? (I will be arriving on 13th - 15th July)
Dear Customer, our breakfast time is Mon-Sat 07:30 to 09:30 and 08:00-10:00 on Sunday. We look forward to welcoming you
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Hello.. is there a safe deposit to store your valuables in the room ?
Yes in the wardrobe
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Yes, this is easy. There isn't anything next to the airport. Every hotel is a bit far. You could take an expensive taxi, but it the trains /subway are running this is easy. You board at the airport. You don't change trains. Once out of the TUBE you walk a block then turn a and walk a block. There are restaurants, but also a nice grocery store next door and a huge grocery store a block away. The rooms are small, but the showers are hot. The front desk is always manned and the breakfast was great. Read the other postings. Use the Gloucester Road stop for the tube. Read all the other answers.
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"Ask for a breakfast voucher."
"requested a higher floor room, there is drinking water in ground floor"
"Lower floors wold be better."
"Room 91 was very quiet"
"Quiet hotel off the main streets, wonderful stay"
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PRICE RANGE
$94 - $278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
abcone hotel london
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Abcone Hotel
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandLondonEarls CourtSouth Kensington
NUMBER OF ROOMS
38
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