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Melia London Kensington

4.5-star4.5 stars
61 Gloucester Road, Kensington, London, England, SW7 4PE, United Kingdom

Luxury hotel with restaurant, near Science Museum
  • Free WiFi
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Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.
Location
Great location
Service
Fantastic service
Breakfast
Tasty breakfast
WiFi
Good internet service

Melia London Kensington

  • The Kensington Suite
  • Classic Single Room
  • Deluxe Room
  • Premium King Room
  • Family Room
  • Junior Suite
  • Family Room (2AD+1CH)
  • Junior Suite (2AD+1CH)
  • Suite (2AD+1CH)
  • Suite (Master)
  • Suite (Master (2 + 1))

What’s around Melia London Kensington

Landmarks

  • In London City Centre
  • Royal Albert Hall - 12-min walk
  • Hyde Park - 15-min walk
  • Natural History Museum - 16-min walk
  • Harrods - 19-min walk
  • Buckingham Palace - 41-min walk
  • Science Museum - 11-min walk
  • Big Ben - 3 mi / 4.8 km

Getting around

  • London (LHR-Heathrow) 30-min drive
  • London (LGW-Gatwick) 72-min drive
  • London (LCY-London City) 25-min drive
  • Kensington (Olympia) Station 28-min walk
  • London Imperial Wharf Station 4-min drive
  • Battersea Park Station 6-min drive
  • Gloucester Road Underground Station 1-min walk
  • South Kensington Underground Station 10-min walk
  • High Street Kensington Station 15-min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 81 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-6:00 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-out
The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in along with matching photo identification.
Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Parking

  • No parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Working away
  • 24-hour business centre
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space size (feet) - 76
  • Conference space size (meters) - 7
  • Computer station
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built – 1789
  • Lift
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • LCD TV
  • Pay films
  • Digital TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features

Dining

The Jam Cupboard – This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Melia London Kensington’s small print

Also known as

  • Rydges Kensington London Hotel
  • Rydges London
  • London Kensington managed Meliá
  • managed Meliá
  • Melia London Kensington Hotel
  • Melia London Kensington London
  • Melia London Kensington Hotel London
  • Hotel London Kensington managed by Melia
  • Hotel London Kensington managed by Meliá
  • Rydges Hotel
  • Melia London Kensington Hotel
  • Melia London Kensington London
  • Melia London Kensington Hotel London
  • Hotel London Kensington managed by Melia
  • Hotel London Kensington managed by Meliá
  • Hotel London Kensington managed Meliá
  • Rydges
  • Hotel London Rydges
  • Rydges Kensington London England
  • Rydges Kensington Plaza London
  • Hotel Rydges Kensington Plaza
  • Rydges Kensington London Hotel London

Policies

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Mandatory fees

Deposit: GBP 50.00 per night

Optional extras

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 18 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Melia London Kensington

  • Are pets allowed at Melia London Kensington?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • Is parking offered at Melia London Kensington?
    Sorry, there's no parking at Melia London Kensington.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Melia London Kensington?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Check-out time is noon.
  • What is there to do near Melia London Kensington?
    Recommended spots to visit include Science Museum (11-min walk) and Royal Albert Hall (12-min walk), along with Hyde Park (0.8 mi) and Natural History Museum (0.8 mi).
  • Are there restaurants at or near Melia London Kensington?
    Yes, there's an on-site restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Polo Bar (1-min walk), Light of India (1-min walk) and The Jam Cupboard (1-min walk).

Recent reviews

Very good 8.4 From 12 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Very Nice Hotel with Great Staff
Larry, us3 night business trip

Melia London Kensington

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