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    The Kensington

    109 - 113 Queen's Gate, London SW7 5LP, England
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    27/08/2017 28/08/2017
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

    This hotel was amazing! The staff were so nice and always there to help you with anything! I would definitely stay there again in London. Room was nice, clean, and modern. The concierge was available 24/7 and helped me arrange a ride at 0330 in...More

    1  Thank Jesse G
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 11 May 2016

    Dear Guest, We thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Kensington and for sharing your kind review. We are delighted to learn that you had a wonderful stay and enjoyed the location, bedroom and warm service delivered by our friendly and helpful...More

    Reviewed 8 May 2016

    Excellent hotel experience altogether. The location is outstanding, right at the corner of Old Brompton road with a 3 minute walk to South Kensington tube station, access to multiple outstanding restaurants. Beautiful design of the lobby and the common seating areas and restaurants. Room is...More

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    1  Thank Nihad N
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 11 May 2016

    Dear Guest, We thank you for your positive review following your stay with us at The Kensington. We are very pleased that you had an enjoyable experience and that you made the very most of our location in the very heart of South Kensington. The...More

    Reviewed 7 May 2016

    Located in porches area.... its easy to walk around close to national museum and other touristic sites . Also lots of eat outs.... Recommended to walk or take bicycle to reach the main Buckingham Palace from this hotel.More

    1  Thank Asifyy
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 11 May 2016

    Dear Guest, We thank you for your complimenting review following your stay with us at The Kensington. It gives us great pleasure to read that you enjoyed your visit and that you were particularly impressed with local area. We greatly appreciate your recommendation and hope...More

    Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

    What a beautiful hotel. From the moment you walk in you are put at ease, not just by the fantastically polite and friendly staff but also by the beautiful aromas that greet you as soon as you take your first breath in. Before checking in...More

    2  Thank HonestSussexLad
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 11 May 2016

    Dear Guest, We thank you for your complimenting review following your stay with us at The Kensington. It gives us great pleasure to read that you enjoyed your visit and that you were particularly impressed with the warm service and the beautifully decorates rooms. We...More

    Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

    To find a beautiful hotel with special rooms, a super smart bar, great Irish Art and super food and lastly the obligatory professional friendly staff. If you want to walk to the unmissable Natural History Museum, V&A or even to walk to Harrods for an...More

    2  Thank Jcac67
    Response from Georgiana P, Operations Manager at The KensingtonResponded 7 May 2016

    Dear Guest, We thank you for your positive feedback following your recent stay with us at The Kensington. We are glad to read that you had a pleasant stay and that you were impressed with our hospitality, beautiful rooms, smart bar and super food. We...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Banquet Room
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    • USD 261 - USD 408 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #20 Business Hotel in London
    • #33 Family Hotel in London
    • #50 Luxury Hotel in London
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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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    TL_Surbiton
    15 May 2017|
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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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    15 May 2017|
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    Response from CristinaGTejedor | Property representative |
    Dear Mr M, In order to find the perfect room for you, I would recommend to contact us prior to your arrival. I will personally make sure we find a very quiet room so that you have a wonderful stay at The Kensington. Kind... More
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    "Book a Deluxe or above category room."
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    "All of the rooms are fabulous! Unique and lovely decor."
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    "Ask for a street view room and if staying longer than a day, request a "full size" room."
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    "If you can spring for a larger room, it's well worth it."
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