Book your room at The Kensington Close Hotel & Spa
Executive Double RoomMax Occupancy: 2 adults
Standard Single RoomMax Occupancy: 1 adult, 1 child
Standard Double RoomMax Occupancy: 2 adults
Superior Twin RoomMax Occupancy: 2 adults
Superior Double RoomMax Occupancy: 2 adults
Standard Twin RoomMax Occupancy: 2 adults
Historic luxury at exclusive London address
Near Albert Hall
Occupying a 1938 building, this hotel is across the street from Kensington Gardens, two blocks from Kensington Palace, and three blocks from London's Royal Albert Hall.
Hotel health spa
The on-site health spa (surcharge) offers an indoor pool, spa tub, sauna, gym with TVs, and beauty treatments; other amenities include 2 restaurants, and a bar.
TVs with satellite channels
The Kensington Close Hotel & Health Spa's 550 guestrooms have TVs with satellite channels, wireless (high-speed) Internet access, and 1930s-style art prints, as well as in-room safes.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
The Kensington Close Hotel & Spa
- At your hotel
Kensington Close Hotel and Health Spa is located in the fashionable Kensington neighborhood, within a few short blocks of upscale shopping and green parks. Guests have complimentary access to the onsite health spa, which is one of the largest fitness facilities in Kensington. The health spa, eMotion Leisure, features a 59-foot (18-meter) indoor pool with swimming classes, a gym with fitness classes and multiple workout machines, and beauty treatments, including as self-tanning, body wraps, facials, and manicures and pedicures.
Dining options include the Carvery, and the intimate Italian Connection. Marloes Bar is a popular, pub-style gathering place with a large-screen TV.
- Number of floors - 8
- Swimming pool - indoor
- Steam room
- Massage - spa treatment room(s)
- Spa services on site
- Concierge desk
- Health club
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Multiple large conference rooms
- Event catering
- Banquet facilities
- Multiple small meeting rooms
- Audiovisual equipment
- Multilingual staff
- 24-hour front desk
- Total number of rooms - 708
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Currency exchange
- Beauty services
- Tour assistance
- Coffee/tea in lobby
- Air-conditioned public areas
- Wireless Internet access - surcharge
- Express check-in
- Luggage storage
- Smoke-free property (fines apply)
- Smoke-free property
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Full-service health spa
- Room service (24 hours)
- Year Built 1960
- Television in lobby
- Stay connected
Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
Available in some public areas: Wireless Internet access - surcharge
- In your room
- Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
- Air conditioning
- Coffee/tea maker
- Private bathroom
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Satellite TV service
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Daily housekeeping
- Free movie channels
- Eat and drink
Senses Restaurant - Carvery-style menu, including roast beef with fresh vegetables. Breakfast also available. Large room with blue carpet, white tablecloths.
Blue Smoke Restaurant - Intimate restaurant with modern international fare. Dark-red walls, dark-wood floors, historic photos on the walls, burnished light fixtures. Alcoves for dining in privacy. Continental breakfast as well as dinner.
Lions Sports Bar - Pub-style room with wingback chairs, wooden ceiling, round wooden tables, and comfortable sofas. Large-screen TV showing major sporting events. Drinks, sandwiches, light meals, and snacks.
The Kensington Close Health Club, the on-site health spa, features an 18-meter (59-foot) heated indoor pool, a studio with classes, and a gym with personal trainers, six TVs, Precor and Cybex equipment, and cardio machines such as rowers, steppers, and treadmills.
Children must be accompanied by an adult to enjoy recreational amenities such as the swimming pool, health club, and spa.
Kensington Gardens, across from the hotel, is a lovely place to walk and bird-watch in fine weather.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Rowing or canoeing nearby
- Running track/path nearby
- Horse riding/rental nearby
- Bird watching nearby
- Aerobics on site
- Swimming on site
- Hot stone massage
- Deep tissue massage
- Swedish massage
- Prenatal massage
- Body wraps
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Spa tub in spa
- Couples treatment rooms
- Manicures and pedicures
- Number of treatment rooms 2
- Sauna in spa
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
The Fine Print for The Kensington Close Hotel & Spa
- When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
- When you leave
Check-out time is noon
- How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, MasterCard, Visa
- You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
- Breakfast fee: GBP 13.50 per person (approximately)
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: GBP 9.99 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
- Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: GBP 9.95 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
- Late check-out fee: GBP 30
- Deposit: GBP 30 per night
- We Should Mention
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.