The Kensington Hotel
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I stayed here for one night whilst in a two day course. I needed to be this side of London, I didn't need a gym, I didn't need a business centre, I didn't need a pool. I needed a bed for the night and a peaceful sleep. I got both, and a breakfast for £50. Booked on the day as well, no advance discount. It's simple, clean, quiet and basic. But you might save a fortune.
The hotel is located in a nice and quite neighborhood in the very center of London close to the tube and cafes, restaurant. Breakfast is very basic for my opinion. The room was very clean but sometimes maids forgot to give us a new pair of towels or toiletries.
Stayed for one night and we were treated with pleasant proficient staff upon arrival. the hotel itself is a short stroll from the tube station and was clean and welcoming. The room I had was on the second floor with a view over the front street with its own shower room and again was clean and has everything I required for an overnight stay. Even though I faced the street I had an interrupted nights sleep as the road was very quiet.Breakfast was served in the breakfast room in the basement and other than probably requiring a cold storage facility for yogurts and juice etc it was of a basic affair consisting of cereals, fruit, yogurts, bread, cheese, meat and tomatoes.I would definitely stay again as good value for money.
We stayed here for two nights. The hotel is in a great location close to the tube and cafes, restaurants and shops. It was a great base for exploring London. The place was super clean and the staff were very friendly. We will be back.
Accommodation was selected by colleagues attending the same evening event hence despite the reviews it made sense for me to stay at the same location, which I did with some trepidation given the reviews I had seen.......yes the curtains do not draw properly, yes there is a nasty stain on the bathroom ceiling and yes having had to ring for further directions I found the male receptionist less than helpful! Given previous travellers claims (all of which I experienced myself) there was no way was stripping back the bed sheets to check the mattress!However, given the location; the price paid; basic but adequate breakfast, the room was clean (let down by overall maintenance) and I would stay again.
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- Round trip flight in Economy Class
- Round trip transfer between the airport and the hotel included with select packages
- Hot buffet breakfast
- Hotel taxes and service charges
- 149 rooms
- 1 restaurant
- 1 bar
- Fitness center
- Internet business center
- Laundry services (fee)
- Accessible for people with restricted mobility
- WiFi internet access
- Currency exchange
- Convention centre
- Parking nearby (fee)
- 1 queen-size bed or 1 double bed
- Full bathroom
- In-room safe
- Flat screen satellite TV
- 220/240 volts
- Desk/Working area
- Central air-conditioning
- Non-smoking room
- Maximum 2 adults
Resort Location Map
The Kensington HotelLondon,United Kingdom
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40-44 Harrington Gardens South Kensington, London SW7 4LT England
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