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Merit Kensington Hotel
4 out of 5
12 Penywern Road, Earls Court, London, England
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The price is AU$148 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (60 reviews)

"The property was in excellent condition - very clean, modern and everything in excellent working order. The only downside for us was it was not in the centre of town. In retrospect we could have done with being more in the centre. Also there was no bar or breakfast facility. Not a big problem though. ..."…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar. 2020

Merit Kensington Hotel
MEININGER Hotel London Hyde Park - Hostel
2 out of 5
Baden-Powell House, 65-67 Queens Gate, London, England
The price is AU$167 per night
3.7/5Good! (192 reviews)

"We loved the family room. With two single beds and two bunk beds (one each for our two children) - we had plenty of room. Breakfast was great and the two kids were free. Great location for all of the museums- you can literally see the Natural History museum from the hotel. Only drawbacks were that ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb. 2020

MEININGER Hotel London Hyde Park - Hostel
Brit Hotels London Court
3 out of 5
194-196 Earls Court Road, London, England
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The price is AU$91 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (763 reviews)

"Quality of accommodation and service and also location"…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar. 2020

Brit Hotels London Court
88 Studios Kensington
4 out of 5
88 Holland Road, London, England
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The price is AU$120 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (849 reviews)

"Love this hotel, clean and loop lovely, co in the summer"…"

Reviewed on 31 May 2020

88 Studios Kensington
Safestay London Kensington Holland Park
4 out of 5
Holland Walk, Kensington, London, England
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3.8/5Good! (699 reviews)

"The workers at the restayramt were friendly and the hostel felt safe and family friendly"…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar. 2020

Safestay London Kensington Holland Park
Best Western The Boltons
4 out of 5
19-21 Penywern Road, Earls Court, London, England
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The price is AU$110 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (1,215 reviews)

"Please have an air condition for cooling, the room is hot at noon."…"

Reviewed on 22 May 2020

Best Western The Boltons
Eden Plaza Kensington Hotel
3 out of 5
68-69 Queens Gate, South Kensington, London, England
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The price is AU$83 per night
3.8/5Good! (738 reviews)

"A bit small and not much space to move about but otherwise it was ok."…"

Reviewed on 25 Apr. 2020

Eden Plaza Kensington Hotel
The Cranley
4 out of 5
10 Bina Gardens, South Kensington, London, England
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The price is AU$92 per night
3.5/5Good! (670 reviews)

"Location is excellent. Staff friendly and helpful. The place is a little threadbare and in need of refurbishing, but has the character missing in many large chain hotels."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar. 2020

The Cranley
The Rockwell
4 out of 5
181 Cromwell Road, London, England
The price is AU$170 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (585 reviews)

"Decent hotel and deluxe room was large and comfortable. The shower needs updating though"…"

Reviewed on 29 Jan. 2020

The Rockwell
Residence Inn by Marriott London Kensington
4 out of 5
181-183 Warwick Road, London, England
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3.9/5Very Good! (554 reviews)

"I love that there is laundry, everything was very clean, centrally located, and you can bring your pet!"…"

Reviewed on 17 Apr. 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott London Kensington
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Accommodation in Kensington

Kensington is an urban, business-friendly neighbourhood with convenient options for restaurants and cafés. The neighbourhood's architecture and friendly people are just a couple of its charming qualities. You can satisfy your cultural palate with art and theatre. Kensington is a great home base for exploring the greater London area, especially with so many hotels to choose from.

Sightseeing around Kensington

The area's storied past is told through the monuments and historic sites, while local museums and theatres add a sense of refinement. Study the collections at Design Museum, Leighton House Museum, or Kensington Palace. You can check out the local talent at The Drayton Theatre, Finborough Theatre, and Royal Albert Hall. Swing by Tower House, St. Augustine's Church, and Holy Trinity Brompton Church to learn about local history. Kensington Roof Gardens, Wildlife Garden, and Albert Memorial are some of the notable landmarks. Be sure to get some family photos at Stamford Bridge Stadium, Chelsea Physic Garden, and Queen Mary's Gardens.

Many visitors like to do some shopping while in town, but there are a number of other activities. You can take some time to enjoy the outdoors at Opera Holland Park, Holland Park, and Diana Memorial Playground. London Wetland Centre, Vauxhall City Farm, and Primrose Hill are beautiful places to appreciate nature. With a shopping trip to Beauchamp Place, Broadway Shopping Centre, or Whiteleys Shopping Centre, you might find that perfect souvenir. You won't be disappointed visiting other sights like Grosvenor Casino Gloucester Road, Harrods, or Hyde Park Stables.

Some of the most popular attractions in the area include Imperial College London, Selfridges, and Buckingham Palace. The Mosaic Rooms, Thackeray Gallery, and Metropolitan Police Heritage Centre will also leave an impression.

Getting around Kensington

For a quick way to explore the city, catch a ride on metro transit at High Street Kensington Underground Station, Earls Court Underground Station, or Gloucester Road Underground Station. To venture out of town, take a train from London West Brompton Station.

The London (LCY-London City) airport is 16.9 km (10.5 miles) from Kensington. The next closest airport is London (LHR-Heathrow), located 18 km (11.2 miles) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like in Kensington?
Kensington is an historic neighbourhood known for its charming cafes and top museums. Experience the best of Kensington with a visit to Kensington High Street, Kensington Palace and Natural History Museum. If you’re searching for places to stay in London, you will definitely find something to meet your needs with 1363 Kensington hotels and other types of accommodation to choose from.
What's the best accommodation in Kensington?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, The Resident Kensington is the highest ranked property in Kensington. This 4-star hotel offers free WiFi and in-room kitchenettes. It is located a short 2-minute walk from Cromwell Road. Other favourite options in the area include Kensington Prime Hotel and Royal Garden Hotel.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Kensington, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most room reservations are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your arrival date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view the best deals in Kensington.
What is there to do in this London neighbourhood?
While you’re in Kensington, a shopping trip to Kensington High Street, Cromwell Road or Kensington Church Street might be the perfect way to find that souvenir you’ve been looking for. You could also plan a visit to Kensington Palace or Natural History Museum while you’re in the neighbourhood. Don’t miss favourite places to visit in the surrounding area, such as Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gardens and Victoria and Albert Museum. While you’re out sightseeing, Stamford Bridge Stadium and Harrods are a couple of additional sights to visit in London.
How can I get around Kensington and the greater London area?
If you want to see more of the city, High Street Kensington Station is the closest metro stop. Others nearby include Gloucester Road Underground Station and Earl’s Court Station.

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