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Get an overview of this hotelLuxury London hotel in South Kensington, walk to Natural History Museum

A stay at The Kensington Hotel places you in the heart of London, minutes from Natural History Museum and close to Imperial College London.

This 5-star hotel is close to Royal Albert Hall and Harrods.

Make yourself at home in one of the 150 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars. Your bed comes with down comforters and Frette Italian sheets. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs feature designer toiletries and hair dryers.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and gift shops/newsstands.

Grab a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. English breakfasts are available daily for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Kensington Hotel features a full-service spa and a fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

A business center is on site at this 5-star property. This luxury hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and gift shops/newsstands.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Restaurant 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Conference space 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 150 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Express check-in 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Year Built 1870 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bathtub only 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Television 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Minibar 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Down comforter 
  • Frette Italian sheets 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 

Where to Eat

English breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

108 Brasserie - This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

24-hour room service is available.


Start your morning with a English breakfast, available each day from 7 AM to 10 AM for a surcharge. You can order a meal from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Viva Spa. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and detox wraps. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.

The spa is open select days.

  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 16 and GBP 30 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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