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    The Kensington

    109 - 113 Queen's Gate, London SW7 5LP, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent76%
    • Very good18%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “afternoon tea” (179 reviews)
    “queens gate” (36 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    4 days on a business trip, this was the second time I stayed at the Kensignton and it will not be the last if I can help it. Always extremely smiley and helpful - this is a real asset to welcoming guests and making you...More

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    Reviewed 24 June 2017

    A superb hotel full of charm and character. It's so refreshing to stay somewhere with personality and a touch of individual luxury. The staff are so friendly, attentive and professional. One of my favourite places to stay.More

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    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 1 July 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful review. We are all delighted to read that you enjoyed your time with us at The Kensington and found the hotel full of charm and character. The staff are grateful for your...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This hotel is in a great location. It's very close to two tube locations which is nice. It's a quite safe area with lots of dining options but not too busy or crowded. The staff are super nice and attentive. The floors in the room...More

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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    This was a truly magical experience. Atmospherically the best afternoon tea I've ever had . Great food and silver service treatment. Our waiter Daniel was absolutely amazing too. If you can get a booking - DO.

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    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    I had a great stay at the Kensington. The staff was great and very accommodating. George was especially helpful getting us cabs around the city. The breakfast is also fantastic. Elena was helpful when we were eating breakfast. I would highly recommend staying here and...More

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    Rydges Kensington London
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • USD 251 - USD 480 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #20 Business Hotel in London
    • #33 Family Hotel in London
    • #34 Luxury Hotel in London
    • #50 Romantic Hotel in London
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 150
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    • South Kensington
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    South Kensington
    With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque
    white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's
    easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with
    superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and
    Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely
    child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to
    mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall)
    such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming
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    hhennessy
    28 July 2017|
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    Response from James B | Reviewed this property |
    Thanks for your question! In reality, both, my wife and I have not checked whether there is a gym @ the Kensington or not... The Hotel is simply *stunning*, though! Hope it helps...
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    Response from fuola43 | Reviewed this property |
    Beds are very comfortable and rooms very quiet. We slept very well while we were there. An advise: check that your room doesn't overlook the kitchen machinery.
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    "higher floors are better. hotel a U shape and internal rooms are very quietest."
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    "Book early and communicate with the hotel directly. The team here is professional and accommodating."
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    "Don`t book the standard rooms, their are incredible small."
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    "If you are spending most of the time sightseeing, don't spend the extra on the suites."
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