Kensington is close to a range of colorful London’s more popular attractions. Two destinations that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the fascinating Linley Sambourne House and the iconic Holland Park. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit Electric Cinema and the Olympia Conference and Exhibition Centre.
London is celebrated as the home of Big Ben. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the heart of the city.
Pay a visit to Buckingham Palace, the Royal Albert Hall and Trafalgar Square in the city center of London.
Savvy travelers in Kensington, keen to deepen their appreciation of this area, will appreciate the cultural attractions nearby. Join a tour, admire the architecture or simply enjoy the fascinating artworks at the Victoria and Albert Museum and the London Science Museum. Book seats for a lively show at Hammersmith Apollo and the Shepherd's Bush Empire.
To stock up on supplies or enjoy a light meal, browse the Broadway Shopping Centre, the Westfield London Shopping Centre and Beauchamp Place.
During your stay in the Kensington area, don’t miss the Marylebone Cricket Club cricket team in summer at Lord's Cricket Ground. Total sports obsessives also have the chance to take in the smell of liniment in the massage rooms and visit the VIP boxes of Lord's Cricket Ground by taking a behind the scenes tour.
After spending the day exploring the streets of Kensington, get a good nights sleep in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. The Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington, the Hilton London Metropole and the London House Hotel are among the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.