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Address:
The Kensington Close Hotel
Wrights Lane
London
W8 5SP   

Tel: + 44 (0)20 7368 4053

Fax: + 44 (0)20 7368 4063

Email: res@kensingtonclosehotel.com 


The Kensington Close Hotel in London is an elegant property situated in one of the most sought after areas in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. This well placed accommodation blends chic and efficiency. History has it that this building was commissioned reputedly as a small property on land co-owned by Sir Isaac Newton almost 300 years ago; the Hotel itself was built in 1960, having been originally opened as a Residential Club in 1937. 


Room details

The rooms are furnished in a contemporary and modern style and all have air conditioning. There is 24 hour room service and WiFi in every bedroom. The Health Spa has an 18m indoor swimming pool, fully equipped gym, studio classes, steam room, sauna, jacuzzi, fast tanning solarium and beauty treatment.

 

 


2014 Room rates

Standard Double Room (20 m2)

Executive Double Room

Executive club double room

£111.60

£129.60

£165.60


All Prices include taxes and a Full English Breakfast

Internet Access is included in the room rate.


Location

To get to The Kensington Close Hotel from:

Holland Park Gardens - Total travel time approx. 25 minutes by bus

Westcroft Square - Total travel time approx. 30 minutes using the underground

Organising an airport pick up

General information on travelling from all London airports to central London

Travelling from the airport/station to The Kensington Close Hotel

London Heathrow AirportTake the Heathrow Express to Paddington. At Paddington change onto the underground and take the Circle Line or District Line (travelling south) to High Street Kensington. The hotel is a 6 minute walk from the underground station. Total travel time approx. 45 minutes. Or, you can take the Heathrow Express to Paddington Station and take a taxi from Paddington to the hotel.  Total travel time approx. 30 minutes.  Cost of taxi approx. £9

London Gatwick Airport - Take the Southern train  to Victoria. At Victoria change onto the underground and take the Circle Line (travelling west) to High Street Kensington. The hotel is a 6 minute walk from the underground station.  Total travel time approx. 1 hour. Or, you can take the Gatwick Express to Victoria Station and take a taxi from Victoria to the hotel.  Total travel time approx. 40 minutes.  Cost of taxi approx. £12

London City Airport - Take the Docklands Light Railway to Canning Town.  At Canning Town change onto the underground at Canning Town and take the Jubilee Line (travelling west) to Westminster. At Westminster change onto the Circle line (travelling west) to High Street Kensington. The hotel is a 6 minute walk from the underground station. Total travel time approx. 55 minutes. Or, you can take a taxi directly to your hotel.  Total travel time approx. 41 minutes.  Cost of taxi approx. £43

London Luton Airport - Take the First Capital Connect train to Farringdon.  At Farringdon change onto the underground and take the Hammersmith & City Line or Circle Line to High Street Kensington. The hotel is a 6 minute walk from the underground station. Total travelling time approx. 1 hour and 15 minutes. Or, you can take the Thameslink train to Kings Cross Station and take a taxi from Kings Cross to the hotel.  Total travel time approx. 1 hour 10 minutes.  Cost of taxi approx. £23

London Stansted Airport - Take the National Express East Anglia to Tottenham Hale. At Tottenham Hale change onto the underground and take the Victoria Line (travelling west) to Victoria. At Victoria change onto the Circle Line (travelling west) to High Street Kensington. The hotel is a 6 minute walk from the underground station.  Total travelling time approx. 1 hour 20 minutes. Or, you can take the Stansted Express to Liverpool Street Station and take a taxi from Liverpool Street to the hotel.  Total travel time approx. 1 hour 10 minutes.  Cost of taxi approx. £21

St Pancras Station - Take the Circle Line (travelling west) to Edgware Road. At Edgware Road change onto the Circle Line to High Street Kensington. The hotel is a 6 minute walk from the underground station.  Total travelling time approx. 30 minutes. Or, you can take a taxi directly to your hotel.  Total travel time approx. 26 minutes.  Cost of taxi approx. £23

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