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Holiday Inn London - Kensington High St., an IHG Hotel

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Overview of Holiday Inn London - Kensington High St., an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn London - Kensington High St., an IHG Hotel

4.0 star property

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
Map
Wrights Lane, Kensington, London, England, W8 5SP

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationKensington Palace14 min walk
  • Popular LocationHyde Park20 min walk
  • AirportLondon (LHR-Heathrow)28 min drive
  • Popular LocationO2 Arena51 min drive

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About this area

London

Holiday Inn London - Kensington High St., an IHG Hotel is located in London City Centre, a neighbourhood in London, and is in a shopping district and near the airport. Kensington Palace and Royal Albert Hall are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Buckingham Palace and Big Ben. Don't miss out on a visit to Sky Garden. Guests love the hotel's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Kensington Palace - 14 min walk
  • Royal Albert Hall - 19 min walk
  • Hyde Park - 20 min walk
  • Natural History Museum - 2 min drive
  • O2 Arena - 51 min drive

Getting around

  • High Street Kensington Station - 4 min walk
  • West Brompton Underground Station - 19 min walk
  • Heathrow Airport (LHR) - 28 min drive

About this property

Holiday Inn London - Kensington High St., an IHG Hotel

4-star London hotel in London City Centre, walk to Kensington High Street
This smoke-free hotel features a full-service spa, an indoor pool and a restaurant. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a health club, a bar/lounge and a sauna are on-site. All 706 rooms provide conveniences such as electric kettles and free tea bags/instant coffee, plus in-room free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Room service, pillow menu and hairdryers are among the other amenities available to guests. Change of towels is available on request
Holiday Inn London - Kensington High St., an IHG Hotel offers 706 air-conditioned accommodations with a safe and a hairdryer. A pillow menu is available. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels.

Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Change of towels and change of bedsheets can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool, a health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Imagine has 2 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub and a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (GBP 45 per day)
  • Limited on-site parking
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–10 AM on weekdays and 7 AM–10:30 AM on weekends: GBP 14.95 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Aerobics classes
  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Change of bedsheets (on request)
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Czech
  • English
  • French
  • Hungarian
  • Italian
  • Lithuanian
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 2 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Handrails in stairwells
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Restaurants on site

  • Boulevard Restaurant
  • Starbucks
  • Lounge Bar

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Pillow menu

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 10 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 20.0 per night.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: GBP 50.00 per accommodation, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 14.95 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: GBP 45 per day
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 20.0 per night
  • Facilities fee: GBP 5.00 per person, per day and includes use of: sauna; swimming pool; fitness facilities

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve rollaway/extra beds
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Access to all recreational facilities is subject to a surcharge.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
One child 10 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Parking height restrictions apply
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Holiday Inn London Kensington Hotel
Holiday Inn Hotel
Holiday Inn London Kensington High St. Hotel
Holiday Inn High St. Hotel
Holiday Inn London Kensington High St.
London Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn High St.
Holiday Inn London Kensington
Holiday Inn London Kensington High St.
Holiday Inn London Kensington High St. an IHG Hotel
Holiday Inn London - Kensington High St., an IHG Hotel Hotel
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Overall score and ratings

3.8

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 340 out of 912 reviews
5 - Excellent 37%
Rating 4 - Good. 294 out of 912 reviews
4 - Good 32%
Rating 3 - Okay. 124 out of 912 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 86 out of 912 reviews
2 - Poor 9%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 68 out of 912 reviews
1 - Terrible 7%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

3.9/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

3.8/5

Eco-friendliness

2/5 Poor

Travelled with group
Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Rude staff
Stayed 1 night in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Property was clean and neat. I just wish they had wash rugs in the bathroom instead of I just towels and hand towels. I was pleased with my room and the staff was wonderful very helpful they even let me leave some of my things there so when I return Monday I can pack everything and leave for home.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2022

1/5 Terrible

Business traveller
Disliked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Great location and decent physical property but so poorly managed it is shocking how many categories they screw up. Too many to mention.
Stayed 3 nights in May 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
It is a clean basic hotel. Room too small. Shower doors prone to water spilling out.
Stayed 7 nights in Apr 2022

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness
Bar area tired. Long wait for check-in. Paperwork at checkin felt like 2000
Stayed 1 night in May 2022