City Continental Kensington London

11-13 Penywern Road, London SW5 9TT GB
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3.5 Star property In London (London City Centre)
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03/09/2021 - 03/10/2021
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Summary of verified reviews

Rated 62/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Close to Earls Court. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to public transportation. Room needs to be improved."

Location

97/100
738 reviews

"Great location with good access by car." Near public transport, airport, and train station. Near city centre with great sightseeing and nearby restaurants.

Bar

90/100
5 reviews

"Bar is awesome."

WiFi

72/100
34 reviews

"Good internet service. Wifi quality could be improved."

Value

66/100
162 reviews

"Fairly good value for money. Acceptable breakfast prices."

Service

60/100
475 reviews

"The service was acceptably friendly and professional, with decent reception staff." Management should be more attentive.

Room

36/100
1060 reviews

"Outdated, rooms with poor cleanliness and maintenance." Too-small rooms with poor beds and no view. Small but relatively clean bathrooms. Substandard furniture, A/C, minibar and TV's. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

35/100
442 reviews

"Bathrooms are relatively clean, but rooms are less well cleaned." Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

Food

30/100
89 reviews

"Food and menu are not highly reviewed." Desserts, fruits and sides are poorly reviewed. Pork dishes are not good.

Breakfast

27/100
335 reviews

"Breakfast is reasonably priced, but not exceptional."

Comfort

22/100
700 reviews

"Rooms with complaints about size, comfort, and A/C." Rooms are small and noisy, with subpar beds.

Amenities

16/100
255 reviews

"Older facilities and unpleasant entrance area." Elevator in need of updating. Architecture not so nice.

Rated 59/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Wonderful sightseeing. Good accessibility by car."

Location

98/100
161 reviews

"Great location with good access by car." Close to public transport and the train. Excellent sightseeing, restaurants and bars nearby.

Value

61/100
31 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

WiFi

56/100
5 reviews

"Regular internet service."

Service

54/100
97 reviews

"Complaints about the reception staff, but the service is somewhat friendly." Service professionalism and housekeeping are average.

Cleanliness

35/100
94 reviews

"Bathrooms and rooms are untidy." Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

Room

30/100
251 reviews

"Small, outdated rooms in need of better maintenance." Poor beds and room cleanliness. People dislike the TVs, A/C, and furniture. Shower can be a problem.

Breakfast

27/100
96 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Food

26/100
23 reviews

"Food could be better. Desserts, fruits and sides are poorly reviewed."

Comfort

18/100
169 reviews

"Uncomfortable, cramped rooms, with poor beds." Deficient A/C and too noisy rooms.

Amenities

13/100
51 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement." Elevator in need of updating.

Rated 61/100 based on reviews from families.

"Good restaurants & bars in the area."

Location

99/100
109 reviews

"Great location, near nice bars and restaurants." Close to public transport and the train.

Service

56/100
59 reviews

"Complaints about the reception staff, but the service is somewhat friendly."

Room

37/100
143 reviews

"Small, badly maintained rooms with poor minibars." Rooms are older and poorly cleaned, with substandard beds. Small but relatively clean bathrooms. People dislike the TVs, A/C, and furniture. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

34/100
65 reviews

"Bathrooms are relatively clean, but rooms are less well cleaned." Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

Food

31/100
14 reviews

"Food could be better. Bad side dishes."

Breakfast

29/100
51 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

28/100
95 reviews

"Rooms with complaints about size, comfort, and A/C." Rooms are small and noisy, with subpar beds.

Amenities

17/100
40 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement." Elevator in need of updating.

Rated 67/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

"Good internet service."

Location

96/100
91 reviews

"Great location near lots of shopping." Close to public transport and the train.

Service

67/100
61 reviews

"Friendly, more-or-less professional service, and so-so reception."

WiFi

59/100
6 reviews

"Regular internet service."

Room

45/100
124 reviews

"Poorly maintained, little room with inadequate air conditioners and televisions." Furnishings leave something to be desired, as does the cleanliness of the rooms. Bathrooms are not great, but moderately clean. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

36/100
47 reviews

"Bathrooms are relatively clean, but rooms are less well cleaned." Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

Breakfast

27/100
30 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

25/100
80 reviews

"Uncomfortable, cramped rooms, with poor beds." Deficient A/C and too noisy rooms.

Amenities

15/100
33 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement." Elevator in need of updating.

Rated 63/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

"Terrific location."

Location

97/100
23 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport."

Value

67/100
9 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Service

60/100
26 reviews

"Complaints about the reception staff, but the service is somewhat friendly."

Cleanliness

34/100
15 reviews

"Rooms could be cleaner."

Room

31/100
47 reviews

"Small rooms with below average bathrooms and poor maintenance." Rooms have issues with cleanliness, uncomfortable beds, and poor A/C.

Breakfast

26/100
15 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

21/100
28 reviews

"Uncomfortable, cramped rooms, with poor beds." Deficient A/C and too noisy rooms.

Amenities

15/100
17 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement." Elevator in need of updating.

Rated 59/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Close to Earls Court. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to public transportation. Room needs to be improved."

Location

97/100
45 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport."

Value

64/100
5 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Service

61/100
37 reviews

"Complaints about the reception staff, but the service is somewhat friendly."

Cleanliness

31/100
42 reviews

"Bathrooms and rooms are untidy." Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

Room

31/100
75 reviews

"Poorly-maintained, small, old rooms with inadequate A/C." Uncomfortable beds and furniture, and badly cleaned rooms and bathrooms. Shower can be a problem.

Breakfast

28/100
28 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Food

27/100
8 reviews

"Food could be better."

Comfort

23/100
56 reviews

"Uncomfortable, cramped rooms, with poor beds." Deficient A/C and too noisy rooms.

Amenities

17/100
17 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement." Elevator in need of updating.

Rated 52/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Terrific location."

Location

98/100
11 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport."

Service

57/100
11 reviews

"Service is relatively friendly."

Cleanliness

34/100
13 reviews

"Rooms could be cleaner."

Room

27/100
19 reviews

"Guests complained about size, comfort, cleanliness, and bathrooms."

Breakfast

27/100
12 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

22/100
12 reviews

"Uncomfortable, cramped rooms, with poor beds."

Rated 61/100 based on reviews from families.

"Terrific location."

Location

96/100
8 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport."

Service

65/100
6 reviews

"Service is adequate."

Cleanliness

35/100
9 reviews

"Could use a good cleaning."

Room

29/100
11 reviews

"Small and poorly maintained rooms."

Comfort

22/100
8 reviews

"Small and uncomfortable rooms."

Amenities

16/100
6 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement."

Rated 63/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

"Great location."

Room

29/100
8 reviews

"Room needs to be improved."

Comfort

20/100
6 reviews

"More comfort would be nice."

Rated 56/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Close to Earls Court. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to public transportation. Room needs to be improved."

Location

97/100
403 reviews

"Great location with good access by car." Close to public transport and the train. Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping.

Value

67/100
119 reviews

"Fairly good value for money. Acceptable breakfast prices."

WiFi

67/100
20 reviews

"Regular internet service. Wifi quality could be improved."

Service

55/100
290 reviews

"Relatively friendly and professional service." Guests complain about reception staff and management.

Cleanliness

36/100
265 reviews

"Rooms could be cleaner. Hotel facilities could use a good clean."

Room

34/100
614 reviews

"Inadequately cleaned and maintained rooms and bathrooms." Small, old, and poorly furnished rooms with less comfortable beds. Poor views, and A/C, TV and minibar are lacking. Shower can be a problem.

Breakfast

30/100
160 reviews

"Breakfast is reasonably priced, but not exceptional."

Food

28/100
39 reviews

"Food and menu are not highly reviewed." Desserts, fruits and sides are poorly reviewed.

Comfort

19/100
400 reviews

"Uncomfortable, cramped rooms, with poor beds." Deficient A/C and too noisy rooms.

Amenities

15/100
170 reviews

"Older facilities and unpleasant entrance area." Elevator in need of updating. Architecture not so nice.

Rated 55/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Wonderful sightseeing. Train station is close."

Location

98/100
87 reviews

"Great location with excellent sightseeing." Close to public transport and the train.

Value

63/100
21 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Service

53/100
58 reviews

"Complaints about the reception staff, but the service is somewhat friendly."

Cleanliness

36/100
61 reviews

"Bathrooms and rooms are untidy." Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

Room

31/100
149 reviews

"Small, outdated rooms in need of better maintenance." Poor beds and room cleanliness. People dislike the TVs, A/C, and furniture. Shower can be a problem.

Breakfast

28/100
43 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Food

27/100
10 reviews

"Poorly rated food, particularly desserts."

Comfort

19/100
99 reviews

"Uncomfortable, cramped rooms, with poor beds." Deficient A/C and too noisy rooms.

Amenities

14/100
36 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement." Elevator in need of updating.

Rated 62/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

"Great shopping."

Location

97/100
65 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport."

Service

65/100
46 reviews

"The service was acceptably friendly and professional, with decent reception staff."

WiFi

59/100
5 reviews

"Regular internet service."

Room

44/100
84 reviews

"Rooms have problems with size, cleanliness, and maintenance." Complaints about the furniture, TVs, A/C, and beds. Bathrooms are not great, but moderately clean. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

37/100
36 reviews

"Bathrooms are relatively clean, but rooms are less well cleaned." Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

Breakfast

28/100
17 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

24/100
54 reviews

"Uncomfortable, cramped rooms, with poor beds." Deficient A/C and too noisy rooms.

Amenities

14/100
26 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement." Elevator in need of updating.

Rated 59/100 based on reviews from families.

"Good restaurants & bars in the area."

Location

98/100
56 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport." Good restaurants & bars in the area.

Value

67/100
13 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Service

53/100
30 reviews

"Complaints about the reception staff, but the service is somewhat friendly."

Room

38/100
77 reviews

"Outdated, rooms with poor cleanliness and maintenance." Small rooms with poor A/C and substandard furniture and beds. Bathroom is relatively clean. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

36/100
29 reviews

"Bathrooms are relatively clean, but rooms are less well cleaned." Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

Breakfast

31/100
19 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

24/100
51 reviews

"Uncomfortable, cramped rooms, with poor beds." Deficient A/C and too noisy rooms.

Amenities

16/100
21 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement." Elevator in need of updating.

Rated 60/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

"Terrific location."

Location

96/100
17 reviews

"Great location."

Value

66/100
7 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Service

61/100
20 reviews

"Service is friendly enough, with acceptable reception staff."

Cleanliness

35/100
13 reviews

"Rooms could be cleaner."

Room

31/100
31 reviews

"Small rooms with below average bathrooms and poor maintenance." Rooms have issues with cleanliness, uncomfortable beds, and poor A/C.

Breakfast

25/100
11 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

21/100
20 reviews

"Small rooms, lacking comfort, with subpar beds and A/C."

Amenities

16/100
14 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement." Elevator in need of updating.

Rated 60/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Close to Earls Court. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to public transportation. Room needs to be improved."

Location

98/100
12 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport."

Service

61/100
9 reviews

"Service is relatively friendly."

Cleanliness

39/100
10 reviews

"Rooms could be cleaner."

Room

29/100
22 reviews

"Poorly maintained and cleaned rooms." Small rooms with complaints about beds and bathrooms.

Breakfast

24/100
13 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Amenities

22/100
5 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement."

Comfort

20/100
15 reviews

"Uncomfortable, cramped rooms, with poor beds."

Rated 65/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Close to Earls Court. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to public transportation. Room needs to be improved."

Location

98/100
21 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport."

Service

63/100
6 reviews

"Service is relatively friendly."

Cleanliness

35/100
5 reviews

"Could use a good cleaning."

Room

30/100
17 reviews

"Rooms could be larger."

Breakfast

30/100
14 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

25/100
8 reviews

"Small and uncomfortable rooms."

Rated 64/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Great location."

Location

98/100
7 reviews

"Great location."

Room

32/100
6 reviews

"Room needs to be improved."

Breakfast

29/100
5 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

25/100
5 reviews

"More comfort would be nice."

Rated 58/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Close to Earls Court. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to public transportation. Room needs to be improved."

Room

30/100
11 reviews

"Guests complain about the rooms and subpar beds."

Breakfast

29/100
5 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

21/100
9 reviews

"Not very comfortable, with poor beds."

Rated 58/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Close to Earls Court. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to public transportation. Room needs to be improved."

Location

97/100
76 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport." Good restaurants & bars in the area.

Value

66/100
12 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Service

60/100
42 reviews

"The service was acceptably friendly and professional, with decent reception staff."

Room

41/100
104 reviews

"Small, under-maintained room with inadequate A/C." Untidy rooms with bad beds, TV's, furniture. Small but relatively clean bathrooms. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

35/100
50 reviews

"Bathrooms are relatively clean, but rooms are less well cleaned." Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

Food

31/100
15 reviews

"Food could be better. Unappetizing pork dishes and side dishes."

Breakfast

23/100
36 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

22/100
64 reviews

"Rooms with complaints about size, comfort, and A/C." Rooms are small and noisy, with subpar beds.

Amenities

15/100
19 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement."

Rated 56/100 based on reviews from families.

"Terrific location."

Location

98/100
12 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport."

Service

60/100
8 reviews

"Service is relatively friendly."

Cleanliness

34/100
8 reviews

"Rooms could be cleaner."

Room

29/100
19 reviews

"Small rooms with cleanliness complaints."

Breakfast

24/100
10 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

22/100
11 reviews

"Small and uncomfortable rooms."

Rated 54/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Terrific location."

Location

97/100
13 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport."

Service

57/100
6 reviews

"Service is adequate."

Cleanliness

32/100
7 reviews

"Rooms could be cleaner."

Breakfast

26/100
9 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Room

25/100
18 reviews

"Guests complain about room size, bathrooms, and maintenance."

Comfort

18/100
9 reviews

"Small and uncomfortable rooms."

Rated 60/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Close to Earls Court. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to public transportation. Room needs to be improved."

Location

99/100
89 reviews

"Great location. Close to public transport and the train."

Service

67/100
40 reviews

"Service is average, but very friendly." Decent reception and housekeeping.

Value

66/100
9 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

WiFi

58/100
5 reviews

"Regular internet service."

Room

45/100
91 reviews

"Decent but poorly maintained rooms with deficient furniture and A/C." Rooms described as small and outdated, with poorly reviewed beds. Small but relatively clean bathrooms. Shower can be a problem.

Cleanliness

38/100
30 reviews

"Bathrooms are relatively clean, but rooms are less well cleaned."

Food

35/100
9 reviews

"Food could be better."

Comfort

30/100
59 reviews

"Rooms with complaints about size, comfort, and A/C." Rooms are small and noisy, with subpar beds.

Breakfast

28/100
35 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Amenities

17/100
10 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement."

Rated 62/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Friendly service. Great location."

Location

97/100
23 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport."

Service

63/100
8 reviews

"Service is average, but very friendly."

Room

28/100
20 reviews

"Small rooms, complaints about the beds."

Breakfast

27/100
10 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

22/100
14 reviews

"Uncomfortable, cramped rooms, with poor beds."

Rated 60/100 based on reviews from families.

"Terrific location."

Location

98/100
10 reviews

"Great location."

Service

60/100
6 reviews

"Service is adequate."

Cleanliness

36/100
7 reviews

"Rooms could be cleaner."

Room

30/100
12 reviews

"Small, poorly cleaned rooms and subpar bathrooms."

Breakfast

30/100
7 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

25/100
10 reviews

"Small and uncomfortable rooms."

Rated 49/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Close to Earls Court. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to public transportation. Room needs to be improved."

Location

98/100
9 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport."

Service

61/100
7 reviews

"Service is adequate."

Cleanliness

35/100
6 reviews

"Rooms could be cleaner."

Room

30/100
11 reviews

"Poorly maintained and cleaned rooms."

Breakfast

24/100
5 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

23/100
9 reviews

"More comfort would be nice."

Rated 59/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Close to Earls Court. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to public transportation. Room needs to be improved."

Location

98/100
47 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport."

Value

62/100
9 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Service

61/100
22 reviews

"Service is friendly enough, with acceptable reception staff."

Cleanliness

35/100
21 reviews

"Rooms could be cleaner."

Room

33/100
73 reviews

"Small rooms with below average bathrooms and poor maintenance." Badly cleaned rooms and uncomfortable beds and furniture. Rooms need updating with bad TV's and A/C. Shower can be a problem.

Food

27/100
8 reviews

"Food could be better. Bad side dishes."

Breakfast

26/100
26 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

19/100
49 reviews

"Uncomfortable, cramped rooms, with poor beds." Deficient A/C and too noisy rooms.

Amenities

15/100
15 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement." Elevator in need of updating.

Rated 61/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Terrific location."

Location

98/100
13 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport."

Value

63/100
6 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Service

62/100
6 reviews

"Service is adequate."

Room

33/100
21 reviews

"Poor beds in small and less well maintained rooms."

Breakfast

25/100
10 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

20/100
16 reviews

"Uncomfortable, cramped rooms, with poor beds."

Rated 57/100 based on reviews from families.

"Terrific location."

Location

98/100
9 reviews

"Great location."

Cleanliness

35/100
5 reviews

"Could use a good cleaning."

Room

28/100
12 reviews

"Room needs to be improved."

Breakfast

26/100
5 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

19/100
5 reviews

"More comfort would be nice."

Rated 65/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Close to Earls Court. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to public transportation. Room needs to be improved."

Location

96/100
7 reviews

"Great location."

Service

61/100
5 reviews

"Service is adequate."

Room

32/100
11 reviews

"Rooms could be larger."

Comfort

22/100
9 reviews

"Small and uncomfortable rooms."

Rated 66/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Close to Earls Court. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to public transportation. Room needs to be improved."
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Property description

Whether you are traveling to London for business or seeking hotel near London major tourist attractions and shopping area there are many reasons why City Continental London Kensington should be your first choice.Located in the heart of Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Centre City Continental Kensington London offers brilliant and affordable accommodation to visitors seeking a chic and comfortable hotel that close to the heart of LondonThe uniquely elegant 3 star City Continental London Kensington is a stylish Victorian townhouse with 74 air-conditioned rooms each equipped with all the necessary amenities refreshing power shower free Wi-Fi and welcoming base with complimentary coffees and teas.All our guests can enjoy our Complimentary Continental Buffet Breakfast served daily in our great room.Our friendly and knowledgeable staff is available to assist all our guests we will more than happy to advice on all tourist attractions and local restaurants.Do you plan to visit London on business City Continental Kensington London is conveniently located minutes away from the great transport links to City Center Business districts and Canary Wharf. Olympia Exhibition Center is within easy reach same as Excel Docklands Center and The O2 Arena only short ride on the Jubilee line. Once business for the day has concluded you will be spoiled with choice for modern restaurants and funky bars/pubs to help you wind down in local area.Our Ideal location means you are only a stroll away from all London Major Tourist Attractions Whether is Buckingham or Kensington Palace Victoria and Albert or Natural Museum or perhaps Madam Tussauds we literally minutes away on the underground. For all those who are in need of a shopping therapy look no further Westfield Shopping Center is just around the corner same as Harrods. Enjoy Bond Street all major store departments just a few stops on the underground you will be bound to have excellent time.And if you are true fan of the beaut

Amenities / Features


  • Check-in: 3:00 pm - 3:00 am
  • Check-out: 11:00 am
  • Air conditioning
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Electronic key card
  • Hairdryer available
  • Internet - wireless
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Restaurant
  • Elevator

Airport & shuttle information

Heathrow Airport (20 kilometers), City Airport (22 kilometers), Gatwick Airport (58 kilometers)

Is there an airport shuttle? Sorry but no airport shuttle is available.

Pet friendly?

Sorry but pets are not allowed.

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