Customer Reviews by Destination - Kensington High Street Area

Kensington High Street Area Holiday Reviews

Kensington Palace, Kensington High Street Area

One of London's most fashionable districts, our hotels in Kensington are perfect for a short break in the capital; close by to all the excitement of central London, the area is just far enough removed from all the hustle and bustle for a relaxing getaway. Oxford Street, Mayfair and the glittering West End are all just a short tube ride away.

Kensington High Street is famed for its fabulous shopping, with upscale boutiques offering the very finest fashions and trendy goods. With a great range of stores, Westfield Shopping centre is also an excellent destination when on a shopping break. Our Kensington hotels are also in a good position to visit some of London's top attractions - pretty Hyde Park, the Royal Albert Hall and the Natural History Museum are all just a short walk away.

  • Endlessly elegant and very, very impressive, be sure to visit Kensington Palace and its stunning gardens - the former home of Princess Diana and currently the residence of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, the Palace have a number of fascinating exhibitions permanently on show.
  • Well worth a visit at any time of year, The Victoria and Albert Museum (otherwise known as the V and A) often have the most popular and sought-after exhibitions in London.
  • Great for exhibitions and famous for its annual Horse Trials, Olympia London is a mere stone's throw away.


A fantastic choice for your next short break in London, check out our great range of hotels in Kensington below.

Number of Customer Reviews in this Destination - 503

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London Visit

Stay Date: 03/09/08, a customer from Devon who stayed at 4* Radisson Blu Edwardian, Vanderbilt in Kensington wrote this review.

hotel location superb for getting around. strongly recommend buying an oyster card for travelling.have a drink at the hilton, the views from the top are superb!try and get to the hadrian exhibition See More  Read more information early, as gets very busy. bravo billy elliot standing ovation. talented cast with very thought out stage and scenery operation. if you liked the film, you're love the show.   Collapse  Hide

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Radisson Edwardian Vanderbilt

Stay Date: 31/08/08, a customer who stayed at 4* Radisson Blu Edwardian, Vanderbilt in Kensington rated this hotel.

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Thistle Kensington

Stay Date: 27/08/08, a customer from Merseyside who stayed at 4* Thistle Kensington Gardens in Kensington rated this hotel.

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Thistle Kensington

Stay Date: 30/10/08, a customer from County Antrim who stayed at 4* Thistle Kensington Gardens in Kensington rated this hotel.

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Short Break in Kensington

Stay Date: 13/11/08, a customer who stayed at 4* Radisson Blu Edwardian, Vanderbilt in Kensington rated this hotel.

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Short Break In London

Stay Date: 24/01/09, a customer from Wellington who stayed at 4* Thistle Kensington Gardens in Kensington rated this hotel.

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Romantic Trip To London

Stay Date: 30/01/09, a customer who stayed at 4* Radisson Blu Edwardian, Vanderbilt in Kensington rated this hotel.

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Weekend in London

Stay Date: 24/01/09, a customer from Lincolnshire who stayed at 4* Radisson Blu Edwardian, Vanderbilt in Kensington wrote this review.

We regularly use Superbreak for our weekend breaks complete with west end show and have never been dissapointed, the Radisson Edwardian Venderbilt Hotel is in a superb location just a minutes walk See More  Read more information from the gloucester road tube station, a 24 hour Tesco and local pub are on its doorstep. Local museums and harrods are all within walking distance. We always finish off the weekend with a visit topetty coat lane market on the sunday to grab a few bargains. Bliss!!   Collapse  Hide

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First Visit To See My New Grandson Cameron

Stay Date: 26/01/09, a customer from Glasgow who stayed at 4* Thistle Kensington Gardens in Kensington wrote this review.

Superbreak offered us an excellent way to visit my new Grandson. - London is fantastic especially if you find a hotel near a beautiful park. The Thistle Kensington offered the ideal solution. We had See More  Read more information requested a quiet room and reception allocated us room 911!! - The room was freezing cold initially and a little noisy from traffic - however, it did offer a fantastic view across the park. Theheating was quickly sorted out after about half an hour. However, a cold water shower at 8.30 in the morning was not. This happened on both mornings. We did not consider it worth complaining as the staffwere all so nice. Despite the initial hiccup and the cold water I would definitely go back to the Thistle Hotel and room 911 - it was worth it for the panoramic view alone. Thank you Superbreak.   Collapse  Hide

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Vanderbilt Hotel

Stay Date: 31/01/09, a customer from New Tredegar who stayed at 4* Radisson Blu Edwardian, Vanderbilt in Kensington wrote this review.

Hotel met all expectations. Quiet extremely comfortable room . The hotel restaurant was excellent both for dinner and breakfast. Location was great with easy access to the tube. See More  Read more information   Collapse  Hide

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