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The Rockwell

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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
The Rockwell is an independent hotel with an emphasis on understated contemporary style, impeccable levels of personal service and attention to detail. Each of the forty rooms has been crafted to create a relaxed atmosphere, whilst retaining an individual character which combines English tradition with contemporary styling. In addition to our well appointed bedrooms, we offer guests the use of generous spaces for eating, drinking and relaxing, including a large south facing landscaped garden. Whether you are visiting Kensington for business or pleasure, many of London's best attractions are on our doorstep including Earls Court, Harrods, the Royal Albert Hall, the Natural History Museum, the Science Museum as well as the shopping areas of Knightsbridge and Chelsea.
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Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
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Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
89Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
6Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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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Stayed in hotel for 4 nights. Really friendly and helpful staff. Good breakfast and overall great value. Location perfect for Earls Court Underground and an easy walk the V&A and Nat. History Museums.
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this is a great place! So much to recommend. It is a perfect location, less than 5 minute walk to Earl's Court station. It is therefore easy enough to get to and from Heathrow on the tube, a trip that takes about 40 minutes. Although on busy Cromwell Road, our room was on the
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Stayed here as it was close enough to the Albert Hall enabling us to get a stroll in before and after the show. We were greeted by a very friendly and helpful receptionist who was also very informative. Our room was !st floor facing the 6 lane cromwell road. couldnt hear a
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This hotel really exceeded my expectations. It is value for money in every aspect.The staff make this hotel a genuine 5 star experience. I had a lot of demands and special needs for work and allergies. Monica helped assured me that everything would be arranged and she was right.
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We stayed for one night here for our anniversary as we wanted to see a show. From the beginning the staff were very welcoming and helpful. When we arrived we were told that we had been upgraded for free to the Mezzanine Suite which was a lovely and welcome surprise. The Earls
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There's an hair dryer but not an iron
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Yes, the Rockwell has lifts. the Breakfast was fine. I had excellent scrambled egg. Good range of alternatives. Air conditioning worked well.
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Hi, we had a garden room with a double bed ( possibly Queen size ) and it was great to sit out on a sunny day but weren`t concerned about security although potentially someone with serious intent would have to climb over the garden wall at the back of the hotel beer garden and access that through the hotel lobby - enjoy !
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Any bed bugs at this hotel?
Hotel was very clean and no sign of any bugs or insects. Room was compact but well equipped and had all we needed for our 4 day stay.
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I am not sure but I believe one did.
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"only stayed in room 106 and that was comfortable and quiet"
"Suite was perfect for working in, enough rooms for meetings and very quiet."
"Superior Single Rooms"
"From reading other reviews I would make sure that I request a room at the back of the hotel and above the ground floor"
"My room had a skylight and was quiet. It was on the fourth floor."
$109 - $212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United KingdomEnglandLondonEarls CourtSouth Kensington
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