Well-heeled Kensington is home of the rich, famous and royal. There’s no shortage of high-class shops, inspiring museums and galleries, amazing architecture and gorgeous green spaces. So, come and stay at one of our Kensington London hotels to get a flavour of what this brilliant borough is all about.
Hotels in Kensington
London Kensington (Earl's Court)
London Kensington (Olympia)
London Leicester Square
London Putney Bridge
London County Hall
What to do in Kensington
Royal Albert Hall
Built to promote the understanding and appreciation of the arts and science back in 1871, the Royal Albert Hall is graced by the biggest names in classical, contemporary and pop on an almost nightly basis.
Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens
Running seamlessly into one another, these two Royal Parks offer the perfect opportunity to see a different side of London. Don’t miss the Serpentine Gallery, Albert Memorial, Kensington Palace, the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain and Speaker’s Corner.
South Kensington’s museums
Marvel at the wonders of the natural world at the Natural History Museum. See why science is so important and get interactive at the Science Museum. Admire the V&A’s exquisite - and endless - collection of decorative art and design objects.
Arm yourself with your best credit card and get ready for the shopping trip of a lifetime. Knightsbridge is the top spot for picking up designer and luxury indulgences. Think Harrods, Harvey Nichols, Christian Dior, Cartier, Chanel, Tommy Hilfiger, Valentino and many many more.