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A stay at The Kensington Hotel places you in the heart of London, minutes from Natural History Museum and close to Royal Albert Hall.
This 5-star hotel is close to Buckingham Palace and Big Ben.
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 or showers 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.
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The Kensington Hotel
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. 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)
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Coffee shop or café
- Business center
- Conference space
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- 24-hour front desk
- Multilingual staff
- Total number of rooms - 150
- Babysitting or childcare
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Laundry facilities
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- 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
- Pay movies
- Room service (24 hours)
- Soundproofed rooms
- Free newspaper
- Air conditioning
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Coffee/tea maker
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Private bathroom
- Hair dryer
- Bathtub or shower
- Iron/ironing board
- Satellite TV service
- Premium bedding
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Designer toiletries
- In-room massage available
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Free WiFi
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- 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.
Town House at Kensington - 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.
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
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time ends at midnight
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Cribs (infant beds) are not available.
- 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.
No cribs (infant beds) available
- Breakfast fee: between GBP 16 and GBP 30 per person (approximately)
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We should mention
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.