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Merit Kensington Hotel
4 out of 5
12 Penywern Road, Earls Court, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$96 per night from 22 Sep. to 23 Sep.
4.1/5Very Good! (70 reviews)
Worth the money

"Very nice. Room is a bit small but service was great. They gave me a later check out time"…"

Reviewed on 24 May 2020

Merit Kensington Hotel
Brit Hotels London Court
3 out of 5
194-196 Earls Court Road, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$81 per night from 28 Sep. to 29 Sep.
4.4/5Excellent! (787 reviews)

"Excellent location, close to everything. Staff were friendly and informative"…"

Reviewed on 2 Aug. 2020

Brit Hotels London Court
MEININGER Hotel London Hyde Park - Hostel
2 out of 5
Baden-Powell House, 65-67 Queens Gate, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$64 per night from 12 Oct. to 13 Oct.
3.7/5Good! (196 reviews)

"We loved our stay at Meininger hotel. Very friendly staff, a clean room, anytime access, great location! What more do we want?"…"

Reviewed on 20 Aug. 2020

MEININGER Hotel London Hyde Park - Hostel

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Residence Inn by Marriott London Kensington
4 out of 5
181-183 Warwick Road, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$169 per night from 22 Sep. to 23 Sep.
4/5Very Good! (571 reviews)

"Great rooms, Nice stuff, Well equipped gym, very useful laundry machines. Enjoyed breakfast!"…"

Reviewed on 5 Sep. 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott London Kensington
Aquarius Hotel
2 out of 5
20-22 Hogarth Road, Earl's Court, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$67 per night from 25 Sep. to 26 Sep.
2.5/5 (523 reviews)
It’s okay

"It was and okay hotel for the night single room bit cramped with a unnecessary desk in there. I would leave the breakfast next time. Guy behind desk was friendly enough helping me with my case to top floor. Stored my luggage in the office at a charge of £2.50 per bag. It was okay for what I paid ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar. 2020

Aquarius Hotel
The Exhibitionist Hotel
5 out of 5
8-10 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$158 per night from 27 Sep. to 28 Sep.
4.2/5Very Good! (635 reviews)

"Very nice and clean"…"

Reviewed on 9 Sep. 2020

The Exhibitionist Hotel
The Cranley
4 out of 5
10 Bina Gardens, South Kensington, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$96 per night from 22 Sep. to 23 Sep.
3.4/5Good! (697 reviews)

"the hotel was wonderful staff ,,super clean, very quiet in general much nicer than some of the larger hotels in which I have stayed 5 stars"…"

Reviewed on 22 Aug. 2020

The Cranley
Best Western The Boltons
4 out of 5
19-21 Penywern Road, Earls Court, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$97 per night from 4 Oct. to 5 Oct.
3.9/5Good! (982 reviews)

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

Reviewed on 22 May 2020

Best Western The Boltons
The Rembrandt
4 out of 5
11 Thurloe Place, Kensington, London, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$175 per night from 1 Oct. to 2 Oct.
4.4/5Excellent! (2,142 reviews)

"We had a wonderful stay and the staff were very pleasing at this troubled time with Covid-19. Good location for the Royal Albert Hall, museums and Knightsbridge."…"

Reviewed on 28 Mar. 2020

The Rembrandt
Montana Hotel London
3 out of 5
67/69 Gloucester Road, Kensington, London, England
The price is AU$110 per night from 4 Oct. to 5 Oct.
4.1/5Very Good! (801 reviews)

"Great staff, very warm, very helpful, and very friendly. Even though I had a shared bathroom it was always clean, well supplied with all the necessary supplies, and always available. So the shared bathroom was not so bad after all. I will stay there AGAIN!!! Great location. Give it a try folks."…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar. 2020

Montana Hotel London
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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.
What's the best accommodation in Kensington?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, Blackbird is the highest ranked property in Kensington. This 4-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. It is located a short 14-minute walk from Kensington High Street. Other favourite options in the area include The Milestone Hotel and The Ampersand Hotel.
How many hotels can I expect to find in the Kensington area?
If you’re searching for places to stay in London, Expedia has something to meet your needs with 1365 Kensington hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
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, Queensway 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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