One of London’s few Royal boroughs, Kensington and Chelsea, is the first choice for distinguished guests seeking an indulgent city break to the capital. Savvy customers can take advantage of exclusive rates on highly appointed double en-suite condos in this 5* Hotwire Hot Rate hotel steeped in quintessential English elegance. As well as a highly regarded fine dining restaurant, hotel guests can enjoy the onsite fitness centre and tranquil spa offering a variety of refined treatments. Those in the capital on business are free to use the hotel’s extensive business centre which is equipped with the latest professional technology and free high speed Wi-Fi internet connectivity.
Characterised by its lavish townhouses, immaculate square gardens and upmarket restaurants; Kensington is one of the most sought after corners of London. Located in West London, close to the River Thames, Kensington is conveniently served by the District, Circle and Piccadilly underground lines which link the area directly to the rest of the capital. International hotel guests will appreciate the hotel’s close proximity to both Heathrow and Gatwick airports which are easily accessible via both road and rail.
Kensington is famously home to London’s great Exhibition Road, home to some of the finest academic institutions and museums in the world. Just a short walk from South Kensington underground station, the Science Museum, the Natural History Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum house some of the most culturally and historically significant exhibitions of technology, nature and art. The ideal day out for all the family, tourists are advised to arrive early to avoid queues and crowds.
For a slice of English royal heritage, hotel guests are encouraged to pay a visit to the opulent Kensington Palace and Gardens. An official royal residence since the 17th century, the palace today is most notably home to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry. Numerous state apartments are open for the public to admire all year round, as well as the beautifully kept palace gardens and Orangery.
Hotel guests with pre-booked tickets to a show or event will enjoy the fact that just a few minutes via tube or taxi from the hotel is one of the nation’s favourite entertainment venues, the Earls Court Exhibition Centre. As well as hosting international trade fairs and industry shows, Earls Court has previously held Olympic game competitions, wrestling shows and concerts by icons such as Oasis, Pink Floyd and Celine Dion.
We hope you have a brilliant stay at this Kensington – Earls Court area condo.