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London Marriott Kensington

At a Glance

    Pros

  • friendly, efficient service
  • good neighborhood
  • one-minute Tube ride to Kensington museums

    Cons

  • "Could be anywhere in the world" business vibe feels impersonal
  • bedrooms are on the small side

London Marriott Kensington Review

A big favorite for the business crowd, this pleasant, modern outpost of the Marriott megachain is just one of several big-name hotels in this prime location. An enormous plexiglass frontage enlivens (and neatly soundproofs) the otherwise cookie-cutter exterior, but inside everything seems very shiny and new. It's so geared toward business travelers that the breakfast room empties by 8:30, but it's also about as smooth and well run as you could hope for. Guest rooms aren't huge, but they're quiet and comfortable. There's a good bar, but you'll probably want to eat out.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 147 Cromwell Rd., Kensington, London, SW5 0TH
  • Phone: 020/7973–1000
  • Website:
  • Tube: Earl's Ct., Gloucester Rd.
  • Location: London

    Hotel Details

  • 216 rooms.
  • Rate includes some meals.
Updated: 02-28-2014

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