Crowne Plaza Kensington Hotel - London

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100 Cromwell Road, London, United Kingdom, SW7 4ER  show map
 4 stars
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Crowne Plaza Kensington Hotel - London

Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant buffet

Lobby bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Massage

Sauna

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Verified Reviews:

  • Heat/ac unit worked fine - Room was nice size - 13 bp per day for in-room broadband
  • Staff was polite - Free wireless in lobby only - Location is great - Next to gloucester rd tube
  • Would stay again - Free internet was provided - Free printer - Reception staff were very efficient
  • Bathroom was fairly compact - Bar was quiet, clean - Free water bottles - Large flat screen tv
  • Hotel is of an excellent standard - Internet was good speed - Bar service was excellent

Overview

The 4-star Crowne Plaza Kensington Hotel lies within 13 km from The Fan Museum. The hotel opened its doors in 1991 and was remodeled in 2001.

Its location next to a train station allows to see a palace, monuments and a college in London. The property is set within 5 km distance from London city center.

Shoppers will enjoy perfect location close to shops and boutiques.

The hotel is near Gloucester Road subway station giving access to Earl's Court, which is located 4.7 km away. Crowne Plaza Kensington Hotel is about 25 minutes’ drive towards London City airport.

Rooms

Crowne Plaza Kensington Hotel features rooms with a classic interior that come with complimentary Wi-Fi, cable TV, pay TV, a writing desk and ironing facilities for a pleasant stay in London. These designer rooms offer beds with hypo-allergenic pillows and a pillow menu.

Eat & Drink

Guests can order light dishes of Malaysia cuisine in a warm setting of a signature restaurant. The lounge bar serves wines, coffee and tea. Serving a wide assortment of dishes, Cafe @ V&A Museum and The Jam Cupboard are about 50 meters from the property.

Services

This deluxe hotel benefits from currency exchange, a safe deposit box and a luggage storage along with computer equipment, a business center and a conference room.

Relax

The hotel provides cribs and babysitting for families with children. Such fitness options as a gym and a fitness center are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid Public parking is possible at a location nearby.

The hotel personnel speaks English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Czech, Hungarian, Polish, Arabic, Hindi.

Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   162.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Golf course

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Limousine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Lobby bar
  • Buffet breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Television in lobby
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Pillow menu
  • Changing of linen

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

100 Cromwell Road, London, United Kingdom, SW7 4ER

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City Center
  • London
    2.5 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Paddington Station
    1.6 mi
Underground stations
  • South Kensington
    2700 ft
  • Gloucester Road
    400 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Cafe @ V&A Museum (cuisine: European, British)
    200 ft
  • Paul - Gloucester
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    162

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Rooms and availability

Crowne Plaza Kensington photos Room Twin Club Room
Club Twin Room
  • Room size:

    295 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Privilege access to executive lounge
  • Voice mail
  • Fax machine
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Hypoallergenic pillows
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenette
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
Crowne Plaza Kensington photos Room King Club Room
Club King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Privilege access to executive lounge
  • Voice mail
  • Fax machine
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Hypoallergenic pillows
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchenette
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
Crowne Plaza Kensington photos Room
Guest Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Fax machine
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Hypoallergenic pillows
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenette
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
Crowne Plaza Kensington photos Room
Suite
  • Room size:

    435 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds, 1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Fax machine
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Hypoallergenic pillows
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenette
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
Crowne Plaza Kensington photos Room
Superior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Privilege access to executive lounge
  • Voice mail
  • Fax machine
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Hypoallergenic pillows
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchenette
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
Crowne Plaza Kensington photos Room
Deluxe Double Room
  • Room size:

    250 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Fax machine
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Hypoallergenic pillows
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenette
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player

Crowne Plaza Kensington Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Hackelbury Fine Art700 ft
  • Hop on Hop off Plus1000 ft
  • Envie D'Art1000 ft

Places of interest

  • Saint Stephens Church400 ft
  • The Harrington Club1000 ft
  • Ismaili Centre1000 ft
  • St Augustine's Church, Kensington1400 ft
  • Saint Yeghiche America Church1700 ft

Convention centers

  • Institut français du Royaume-Un1400 ft

Amusement

  • Cinema Lumiere1400 ft
  • The Mediatheque1400 ft
  • Beatrix Potters Inspiration1400 ft

Museums

Galleries

  • R B S Gallery1400 ft

Underground stations

Local attractions

  • Opera Holland Park5000 ft
    Holland Park, London
  • Saatchi Gallery1.1 mi
    Duke of York's HQ, King's Road, London
  • Chelsea Royal Hospital1.1 mi
    Royal Hospital Road, London
  • Ripley's Believe It or Not!1.0 mi
    The London Pavilion, London
  • Kensington Gardens1.1 mi
    The Magazine Storeyard, London

Near the hotel

  • Baden-Powell House1000 ft
    65-67 Queens Gate, London
  • Victoria and Albert Museum2700 ft
    Cromwell Road, London
  • RCM Museum of Musical Instruments2300 ft
    Prince Consort Road, London
  • Brompton Oratory2700 ft
    Thurloe Place, London
  • Natural History Museum1700 ft
    Cromwell Road, London
  • Science Museum2400 ft
    Exhibition Road, London
  • Tardis Police Box2400 ft
    236 Earls Court Road, London

Restaurants nearby

  • Cafe @ V&A Museum200 ft

    Address: Cromwell Rd
    Phone: 020 7942 2000

    65% likes this, based on 86 reviews
    Cuisine: European, British

  • The New Restaurant at the V&A200 ft

    Address: Victoria & Albert Museum, Cromwell Road
    Phone: (020) 7942 2506

    72% likes this, based on 9 reviews

  • The Jam Cupboard300 ft

    Address: Rydges Kensington London
    Phone: 020 7584 8100

    64% likes this, based on 72 reviews
    Cuisine: European
    Price Range: USD 32 - USD 65

  • Paul - Gloucester300 ft

    Address: 73 Gloucester Road
    Phone: +44 (0)20 7373 1232

    84% likes this, based on 112 reviews
    Price Range: USD 0 - USD 57

  • Byron200 ft

    Address: 93-95 Old Brompton Road
    Phone: +44 20 7589 0630

    83% likes this, based on 81 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    162

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonCrowne Plaza Kensington

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

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Crowne Plaza Kensington Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Crowne Plaza Kensington

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 38 reviews

Rating by category:

Value
9.6
Service
9.5
Location
9.3
Rooms
8.7

Guest reviews

  • Single
    7.4

    For the money, the beds and linen were two star

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    Very convenient location. Good facilities. I always stay here when I'm in London

    On this stay the air conditioning was not working. It was very hot in the room because it was summer. The hotel did provide fans but it was not ideal.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    The hotel was clean and comfortable and overall a nice environment. Close to the tube station!

    The concierges were not that knowledgeable or helpful. They were unaware of local shows and used a basic service to get play tickets that I could have probably bought online just as easily. Also when we asked them later for a delivery, they searched and said they had none, we had to come back and ask again...they found it and said 'Oh, we thought you meant a package delivery, not ticket delivery'. Real air conditioning instead of a swamp cooler would have been nice.

  • Couple
    9.6

    Very friendly staff, clean modern hotel in a great location.

    Mini bar prices, scandalous, even for London!

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    We were able to check in earlier than the check in time and were given the choice of a room on the street side or garden side.Fabulous location close to Glouster Road tube stop as well as the V&A and Natural History Museum.

    The carpet was badly stained.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    We were really impressed with this hotel - great location, really close to the Gloucester Road tube station and within walking distance of many attractions. Friendly, helpful staff, spacious, nicely decorated rooms, and ours had a lovely view to the churchyard next door, which meant it was quiet as well. Would not hestitate to stay here again.

How to reach hotel

hotel Crowne Plaza Kensington Hotel - London London location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

100 Cromwell Road, London, United Kingdom, SW7 4ER

Get directions
City Center
  • London
    2.5 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Paddington Station
    1.6 mi
Underground stations
  • South Kensington
    2700 ft
  • Gloucester Road
    400 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Cafe @ V&A Museum (cuisine: European, British)
    200 ft
  • Paul - Gloucester
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    162

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonCrowne Plaza Kensington

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

Use Badge