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The Villa Kensington

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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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3.5 Star Hotel
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12 Mar.13 Mar.
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

We chose this hotel mainly due to practicalities from Heathrow airport and going to St Pancras Int'l station. Just using Picadilly line, just 1 line. Step out at Gloucester Road station where you need to walk some 200 m to the hotel. There are plenty...More

Thank Arsu_12
Response from Ferdinand P, General Manager at The Villa KensingtonResponded 2 August 2017

Dear Guest, thank you very much for your honest comments. The lift is now back in service (after a long refurbishment.....sorry about that, but had to be done) Best regards. Ferdinand. GM

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

It's just few minutes walk from Gluocester tube station, roughly 30 mins from London King Cross by tube. My girlfriend and I happened to experience a faulty elevator on the last night of our stay and consequences could have been dire if we didn't managed...More

1  Thank xMartini
Response from Ferdinand P, General Manager at The Villa KensingtonResponded 22 August 2017

Dear Guest, my sincere apology about the lift. It has gone through extensive refurbishment, nothing like that should ever happen again. I am sorry again, perhaps my staff did not grasp the severity of the accident. Let me reassure you that, although unpleasant, you were...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

The Villa Kensington is a friendly typical London hotel that offers a great location. The closest tube station is Gloucester Road connecting three tube lines, with excellent proximity to sightseeing and shopping. Rooms are small, with limited space for larger bags. Rooms were cleaned daily....More

1  Thank seyyarhatun
Response from Ferdinand P, General Manager at The Villa KensingtonResponded 25 July 2017

Dear Guest, thank you very much and all the best. Ferdinand. GM

Reviewed 19 July 2017

I stayed at Villa Kensington a couple of weeks ago for 3 nights. My single room was surprisingly quite spacious, clean and comfortable with all the basic home comforts. Particularly appreciated were the tea and coffee making facilities, always welcome after a long day! On...More

Thank Peggieharry
Response from Ferdinand P, General Manager at The Villa KensingtonResponded 25 July 2017

Dear Guest, thank you, we really appreciate your comments. All the best. Ferdinand. GM

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent location only a two minute walk from an underground station which can get you everywhere. Continental breakfast included in the price which was very good we never bought breakfast. Staff very helpful when we needed directions. Room was very clean. I would definitely stay...More

1  Thank CarolineBoland
Response from Ferdinand P, General Manager at The Villa KensingtonResponded 25 July 2017

Dear Guest, thank you and we hope to see you soon. Best regards. Ferdinand. GM

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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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Kaneohe0850
23 October 2017|
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Response from Arsu_12 | Reviewed this property |
if my memory serves me correctly, there is no room in the basement, only the kitchen and breakfast area..
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Sarah M
22 August 2017|
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Response from Ferdinand P | Property representative |
Dear Guest, thank you for contacting us. You can indeed.
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xMartini
27 June 2017|
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Response from Ferdinand P | Property representative |
Dear Customer, our breakfast time is Mon-Sat 07:30 to 09:30 and 08:00-10:00 on Sunday. We look forward to welcoming you
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