The luxurious Kensington Hotel is situated in the heart of South Kensington and within a 20-minute stroll of Harrods, Harvey Nichols and The Royal Albert Hall. The Natural History Museum and The V&A are just 5 minutes on foot. A state-of-the-art fitness room is provided for exclusive use of the hotel’s guests. Free WiFi, luxury bed linen and a large flat-screen TV are included in each room at The Kensington Hotel, as well as an en suite bathroom. The Town House Bar & Restaurant has a magnificent lounge area with period drawing rooms. Its setting offers a blend of traditional and contemporary features, and is an ideal location for for afternoon tea, lunch or evening dinners. South Kensington tube station is only 450 metres away and offers direct access to the heart of the West End & Heathrow Airport.
Set in the heart of one of London’s most desirable
neighbourhoods, The Kensington occupies a
prime location on the corner of two of London’s
iconic thoroughfares, Queen’s Gate and the Old
The hotel’s grand stucco façade is characteristic
of this affluent 19th Century district, which
is home to cultural treasures like the Natural
History Museum, the Victoria & Albert Museum
and the Royal Albert Hall, with the green spaces
of Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park and
world-famous stores such as Harrods and Harvey
Nichols only a short walk away.
With open fires found in nearly all the hotel’s
ground floor reception rooms, entering The
Kensington feels rather like walking through the
doors of a lovingly restored London mansion. The
high ceilings and heritage décor evoke a sense of
Victorian grandeur, while the hotel’s famously
warm and engaging service creates a relaxed
ambience reminiscent of an exclusive private
In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property. Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). . Please note that Classic Rooms cannot accommodate extra beds or cots. WiFi signal can be found in all bedrooms and some of the public areas. When booking for 9 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements will apply. When travelling with pets, please note that an extra charge of GBP 25 per pet, per stay applies. Dogs are not accepted in Classic rooms.