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Located in Paddington, Thistle Kensington Gardens is a leisurely stroll from popular sights such as Kensington Gardens and Kensington Palace. This 175-room, 4-star hotel has a restaurant and a bar/lounge, along with free in-room WiFi. It's in central London and also close to Hyde Park and Royal Albert Hall.

Dining

Sit down for a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite brasserie, or enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service. Start each morning off right with buffet breakfast served for a fee.

Rooms

All of Thistle Kensington Gardens's 175 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including coffee makers, free newspapers, and phones. Guests can expect free WiFi and 32-inch LCD TVs. Other standard amenities include hair dryers, ironing boards, and desks.

Property features

Thistle Kensington Gardens features free WiFi in public areas, 3 meeting rooms, and a computer station. Self parking is available for GBP 24.00 per day. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and free newspapers.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Kensington Gardens and Kensington Palace
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Concierge services

Hotel Amenities

Exclusive Amenities This VIP Access hotel offers an exclusive amenity just for platinum and gold members. Amenities vary from property to property, and might include free breakfast, complimentary drinks or parking, spa or dining credits, free wi-fi, and more.

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. 3 meeting rooms are available. This Art Deco hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and concierge services. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Thistle Kensington Gardens is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 175 
  • Number of floors - 9 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Computer station 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

The Brasserie - Overlooking the garden, this brasserie serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at Midnight

Minimum check-in age is 16

Check-out

Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service dogs only)

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.

Only service dogs are allowed

Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: GBP 12.00 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: GBP 24.00 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 25.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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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.


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