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Kensington hotels and places to stay

Saint James Backpackers
2 out of 5
21 Longridge Road, London, England
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The price is $24 per night
3.8/5Good! (109 reviews)

"Delicious pancakes for breakfast!!!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2020

Saint James Backpackers
MEININGER Hotel London Hyde Park - Hostel
2 out of 5
Baden-Powell House, 65-67 Queens Gate, London, England
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The price is $53 per night
3.7/5Good! (193 reviews)

"the room was spotless. The staff were friendly and helpful. Great price for central, will definitely use this hotel again."…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

MEININGER Hotel London Hyde Park - Hostel
Maranton House Hotel
2.5 out of 5
14 Barkston Gardens, Kensington & Chelsea, London, England
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The price is $73 per night
3.3/5 (485 reviews)

"Inexpensive basic room. Good value for the price. Great location - a block from Earls Court tube and a short walk to Gloucester Road tube. Stores, restaurants, ATMs, etc are close by, but the hotel is on a quiet street."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Maranton House Hotel
Best Western The Boltons
4 out of 5
19-21 Penywern Road, Earls Court, London, England
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The price is $75 per night
3.9/5Good! (981 reviews)

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

Reviewed on May 22, 2020

Best Western The Boltons
The Rockwell
4 out of 5
181 Cromwell Road, London, England
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The price is $98 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (586 reviews)

"Great location close to Picadilly line. Very nice building. Comfortable, quiet rooms; great breakfast buffet, friendly, efficient front desk service."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

The Rockwell
Brit Hotels London Court
3 out of 5
194-196 Earls Court Road, London, England
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The price is $63 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (775 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Brit Hotels London Court
Residence Inn by Marriott London Kensington
4 out of 5
181-183 Warwick Road, London, England
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The price is $126 per night
4/5Very Good! (566 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott London Kensington
Aquarius Hotel
2 out of 5
20-22 Hogarth Road, Earl's Court, London, England
The price is $448 per night
2.5/5 (521 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 Mar 14, 2020

Aquarius Hotel
The Exhibitionist Hotel
5 out of 5
8-10 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London, England
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The price is $123 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (629 reviews)

"Funky, well-situated hotel that was quiet and comfortable. Small room but fine for people like us who are out all day exploring. Heated bathroom floor was a fantastic plus. Staff was very accommodating during the covid-19 reality that was happening while in London."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

The Exhibitionist Hotel
Eden Plaza Kensington Hotel
3 out of 5
68-69 Queens Gate, South Kensington, London, England
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The price is $58 per night
3.8/5Good! (766 reviews)

"Booked a room last minute (1 hour before) . All the staff is friendly and welcoming. The room was clean and tidy"…"

Reviewed on May 4, 2020

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Visit Kensington

Kensington is a historic neighborhood known for its picturesque gardens and sightseeing. 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're sure to find something to meet your needs with 635 Kensington hotels and other accommodations to choose from.

Best Places to Stay in Kensington

Our guests say these as some of their favorite places to stay in Kensington:

  • Number Sixteen Hotel, Firmdale Hotels: 5-star hotel with a restaurant, 2 bars, and free WiFi, steps from Natural History Museum. Our guests enjoy the hotel's comfortable beds and walkable location.
  • Baglioni Hotel London: 5-star hotel with a restaurant, a 24-hour fitness center, and bar, steps from Kensington High Street. Expedia travelers like this hotel's comfortable rooms and walkable location.
  • The Milestone Hotel: 5-star hotel with a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a fitness center, steps from Kensington High Street. Our guests rate this hotel highly for its comfortable beds and breakfast.

Things to Do Around This London Neighborhood

Design Museum, Leighton House Museum, and Kensington Palace feature a variety of exhibits to peruse while you're in Kensington. Kensington High Street and Natural History Museum are some other stops to visit in the neighborhood.

Favorite places to visit in the surrounding Kensington area include 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.

Getting Around Kensington and the Greater London Area

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

Frequently asked questions

What's it like in Kensington?
Kensington is a historic neighborhood known for its charming cafés and top museums. Experience the best of Kensington with a visit to Kensington High Street, Kensington Palace, and Natural History Museum.
What's a favorite hotel to stay 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 favorite options in the area include Kensington Prime Hotel and The Bailey’s Hotel London.
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 1402 Kensington hotels and other accommodations to choose from.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Kensington, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel bookings are refundable if you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to review the best options available in Kensington.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Kensington?
For more information about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Kensington, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What is there to do in this London neighborhood?
While you’re in Kensington, a shopping trip to Kensington High Street, Cromwell Road, or Kensington Church Street, might be the perfect place 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 neighborhood. Don’t miss favorite 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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