The Kensington

United Kingdom / London

The Doyle Collection

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The Kensington

Luxury hotel in Kensington, London

Located in the heart of South Kensington, one of London’s most charming neighbourhoods, The Kensington is a luxury hotel that sits only moments from The Royal Albert Hall, The Victoria and Albert Museum, Kensington Gardens and the world-famous department store, Harrods.

With open fires, high ceilings and heritage décor, the hotel’s elegant drawing rooms evoke a sense of Victorian grandeur and provide the perfect setting to read a good book or catch up with friends. Indulge in lunch, dinner or the quintessentially British tradition of Afternoon Tea within the stunning environs of a regency period Townhouse setting, or discover delicious cocktails and our expansive wine list in the warm surrounds of the K Bar – a hidden gem nestled within the heart of South Kensington.

Guestrooms and suites reflect a delicate blend of period charm and modern comfort while the hotel’s signature suites take luxury to a new level. In essence, it all combines to lend a personal, familiar ambience – reminiscent of a beautifully appointed private home.

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Insider Tip

  •  Situated in the vibrant heart of South Kensington, Town House at The Kensington offers a rare and restful blend of deep heritage and uncluttered modern calm. Whether you’re seeking a delightful breakfast, a leisurely brunch, a satisfying lunch in Kensington, or an evening dinner, Town House provides the perfect setting. Nestled near Hyde Park, it’s also an ideal spot to while away an afternoon over a delectable Afternoon Tea experience.
  • The ambience of the hotel’s discreet cocktail bar is set by its elegant décor: the oak panels, polished brass accents, mirrored walls and slate floor lend a strong, sophisticated feel that is matched by the creative and classic cocktails mixed by the immaculate staff.