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Get an overview of this hotel Luxury London hotel in London City Centre, walk to Natural History Museum

Popular highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
24-hour business centre
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Location

Located in London City Centre, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Natural History Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum. Science Museum and Royal Albert Hall are also within 15 minutes. South Kensington Underground Station is only a 4-minute walk and Gloucester Road Underground Station is 7 minutes.

Hotel Features

A restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a 24-hour business center, and 24-hour room service.

Room Amenities

All 150 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Comforts include Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like espresso makers and bathrobes.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A 24-hour business center is on site at this 5-star property.

Wireless Internet access is complimentary. 2 meeting rooms are available. This luxury hotel also offers a fitness center, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff.

The Kensington Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Express check-in 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Elevator 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built - 1870 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 150 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Towels provided 
  • Linens provided 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Satellite TV service
  • Desk
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet paper
  • Smart TV
  • Minibar
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Number of bathrooms -
  • Designer toiletries
  • Slippers
  • Bathrobes
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Espresso maker
  • Free WiFi
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • Down comforter

Where to Eat

English breakfasts are available for a surcharge on weekdays between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM and on weekends between 7:00 AM and 11:00 AM.

Town House at Kensington - This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

The K Bar - Onsite wine bar. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Breakfast

Start your day with a English breakfast, available for a surcharge on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM. You can order a meal from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.

  • No onsite parking is available.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Only service animals are allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 11 and GBP 30 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Kensington
  • Kensington Hotel
  • Kensington Hotel London
  • The Kensington London, England

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.

This is an Expedia Rate property.

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