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Located in South Kensington, The Kensington Hotel is a leisurely stroll from popular sights such as Imperial College London and Royal Albert Hall. This 150-room, 5-star hotel has a restaurant, a full-service spa, and free in-room WiFi. It's in central London and also close to Harrods and Buckingham Palace.

Dining

This hotel is home to a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the privacy of your room with 24-hour room service, or get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café. Start each morning with English breakfast, available for a fee from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Rooms

All 150 soundproofed rooms provide minibars, coffee makers, and free newspapers. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and 37-inch TVs with satellite channels and pay movies. Beds are dressed in Frette Italian sheets and down comforters, and bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries. Other amenities include laptop-compatible safes, ironing boards, and desks.

Property features

Guests staying at The Kensington Hotel enjoy access to a full-service spa, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include conference space, a business center, and express check-in.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Imperial College London and Royal Albert Hall
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa

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 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • 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 only 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Television 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Minibar 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • 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.

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.

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 

Accessibility

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

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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.

Fees

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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