"The location of the hotel is very good, only a few minutes walk from Earl's Court underground station. The room was clean in general, although you cou ... " More

By Mitsos on Fri 24 Apr 2015

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Hotel Description

At London Premier Kensington you'll be within a 20-minute stroll of popular places like Natural History Museum and Kensington Palace. Highlights at this hotel include in-room free wired Internet and LCD TVs.

Satellite TV, coffee/tea makers, and free newspapers are featured in all 90 soundproofed rooms. Refrigerators and round-the-clock room service make in-room dining convenient. You'll find nice touches like free toiletries and premium bedding to enhance your stay. Safes, hair dryers, and irons/ironing boards are also available.

This business-friendly hotel offers free WiFi in public areas, concierge services, and a 24-hour front desk. Additionally, you'll find a 24-hour business center and laundry facilities. English breakfast is available. There's also the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Attractions within a 30-minute walk of this South Kensington hotel include Royal Albert Hall and Imperial College London.

Deluxe Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£108 per night

Deluxe Single Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Superior Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

London Premier Kensington ratings based on 26 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.0 out of 5 3.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 3.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 2.0 out of 5.0
2 out of 5

Below average hotel..

Really not what we were expecting from the photos! The bedside lamp nearly caught fire from all the dust that was still on it. There was nothing when booking that advised how loud the trains would be through the night. There was one friendly woman on the reception team when we asked for the lamp to be changed and the gentleman that checked us out was also very nice, however the rest of staff were very disinterested. Advantage was how close to the tube station this hotel is although I wouldn't stay here again.

Posted by on 27 Jan 2017

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3 out of 5

Not as expected

Staff were lovely however the hotel standard was not as expected. Decor was nothing like the photos, rooms were cramped with ill-fitting furniture and Strange lighting system with the switches! Bulbs missing in a lot. First room was not great at all but we were changed immediately when complained. It just felt a little miserable in the rooms to be honest! We won't be returning to this hotel.

Posted by on 8 Sep 2015

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3 out of 5

Pros & cons

The location of the hotel is very good, only a few minutes walk from Earl's Court underground station. The room was clean in general, although you could find some dirty spots if you looked more closely (I also found some hairs inside two of the towels). The staff was helpful overall, except to one lady at the reception that was a bit curt and also deliberately sent me 3 stops away from my destination when asked for directions. Lastly, wifi is available only at the reception.

Posted by on 24 Apr 2015

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3 out of 5

Petit

Very clean and staff very efficient. The only minus was the extraordinarily small rooms. I still don't understand why they took £30 payment on check in, as there is no bar and you don't get it back for 3 days??? Tip- If booking it ask for a room at the front.

Posted by on 15 Mar 2014

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4 out of 5

Good Location, Good Price

It is an excellent value for your money: the hotel is locacted in a very nice neighbourhood, very close to the underground station that connects to the main touristic lines (such as Picadilly). The hotel room had been renovated - altough it is impressivelly small, the bathroom is new, and the room has a flat tv and nice lining bed and towels. I would stay again.

Posted by on 1 Oct 2013

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3 out of 5

Small but well thought out accommodation

We stayed for one night - the room was very small but it was more than adequate for our needs - great location for the tube - we would return for another short break in London.

Posted by on 9 Aug 2013

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1 out of 5

Not the best

Fine location but very small rooms, tired decor and not very clean. Our first room had a plumbing problem so smelt awful however staff managed to move us relatively soon. Rooms are very small and very simple. Not the cleanest but Fine for a simple 1 night stay if you're not looking for any luxuries

Posted by on 6 Aug 2013

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4 out of 5

good service

Good location, helpful staff, friendly cleaning staff, in generally good service. Unfortunately offered a room with not working air-conditioner at the beginning (it was a hot day 32C in London), but with one word, swapped with a nicer room immediately. Telephone, computer, wifi, bus... all requests were fulfilled. Hotel wi-fi is available at the reception, but not in the room.

Posted by on 25 Jul 2013

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3 out of 5

nice location, tiny room

Location is fantastic, close to station ans in a beautiful area. However WiFi was down for full duration of our trip. Smallest room we have ever stayed in and we have travelled loads. Was not even space to fit bags next to bed, and only one person could stand at a time

Posted by on 9 Apr 2013

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2 out of 5

Boite a sardine

J'étais très deçu, ma chambre 106 extrêmement petit, j'arrivais à peine a me mettre au lit, et je ne suis pas très grande! Beaucoup de bruit. Pas de Wifi au chambre, seulement a la reception qui était aussi assez petit. Les gens de l'hôtel tres serviables, mais les installations laissent beaucoup a desirer. J'ai demandé de changer de chambre ce qu'on fait, pour une beaucuop mieux, mais ça reste comme même le souvenir de la première et je n'aimerais retourner là bas. La seule avantage c'était l'emplacement. Domage

Posted by on 15 Mar 2016

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About the London Premier Kensington

Location 32-36 Hogarth Road, London, England SW5 0PU

Property Features

WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. A 24-hour business center and a meeting room are available. A roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and concierge services are also featured at the business-friendly London Premier Kensington. This London hotel is smoke free.

  • 90 guestrooms or units
  • 5 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • 1 conference room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Transport

  • Airport: London (LHR-Heathrow) (22.1 km / 13.7 mi)
  • Train station: London Victoria Rail Station (4.7 km / 2.9 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle

Room Amenities

London Premier Kensington offers 90 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This London hotel provides complimentary wired Internet access. LCD televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LCD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. No onsite parking is available. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

The credit/debit card used to book the Advance Purchase rate must be presented at the time of check-in. Guests who plan to pay for other guests' stay must contact the property in advance. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for English breakfast: GBP 14.95 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: GBP 55 per vehicle (roundtrip)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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