Melia London Kensington a Melia Collection Hotel

61 Gloucester Road, London SW7 4PE GB
View map Reservations: +44 808 164 1057
4.5 Star property Near Royal Albert Hall
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06/25/2022 - 06/26/2022
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87
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Summary of 658 verified reviews

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Rated 87/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good boutique hotel. Close to Gloucester Road. Good for sightseeing with access to public transportation. Awesome vibe."

Location

96/100
162 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport." Excellent sightseeing, restaurants and bars nearby.

Vibe

92/100
64 reviews

"Awesome vibe. Stylish hotel. Modern Hotel. Luxurious Hotel." Pleasant entrance area. Nice boutique hotel. Good for business people.

Service

92/100
223 reviews

"Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception."

Cleanliness

86/100
72 reviews

"Clean hotel facilities. Rooms are clean, but bathrooms are not."

Breakfast

70/100
81 reviews

"Tasty yet pricey breakfasts."

Room

67/100
205 reviews

"Rooms are OK, as are furnishings, though A/C and maintenance are lacking." Small but clean rooms with great views and beds. Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms.

Comfort

47/100
115 reviews

"Problems with room size, comfort, and A/C." Excellent beds, decently quiet.

Value

47/100
34 reviews

"Value for money could be better. High priced breakfast."

Bar

42/100
21 reviews

"Bar could improve. Standard alcoholic drinks."

Rated 83/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Modern Hotel. Great reception."

Location

95/100
72 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport."

Service

91/100
86 reviews

"Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception."

Cleanliness

85/100
24 reviews

"Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms."

Breakfast

70/100
37 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Room

63/100
86 reviews

"Clean, reasonable rooms." Smaller, poorly maintained rooms with subpar bathrooms and A/C.

Value

43/100
12 reviews

"Value for money could be better."

Bar

40/100
7 reviews

"Bar could improve."

Rated 86/100 based on reviews from families.

"Stylish hotel. Beautiful architecture."

Location

97/100
39 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport."

Vibe

92/100
17 reviews

"Awesome vibe. Stylish hotel. Friendly atmosphere."

Service

91/100
55 reviews

"Service is professional and friendly."

Cleanliness

87/100
18 reviews

"Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms."

Amenities

81/100
15 reviews

"Nice building. Beautiful architecture."

Breakfast

70/100
21 reviews

"Breakfast is average."

Room

65/100
50 reviews

"Tidy rooms with excellent beds." Smaller, poorly maintained rooms with subpar bathrooms and A/C.

Comfort

45/100
34 reviews

"Small, noisy, uncomfortable rooms with poor A/C. Comfortable beds."

Value

42/100
6 reviews

"Value for money could be better."

Rated 82/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

"Nice building. Awesome vibe."

Location

97/100
12 reviews

"Great location."

Service

93/100
19 reviews

"Friendly service."

Vibe

90/100
6 reviews

"Awesome vibe."

Cleanliness

88/100
6 reviews

"Clean."

Amenities

84/100
6 reviews

"Nice building."

Breakfast

72/100
6 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Room

63/100
15 reviews

"Small, but acceptable, rooms."

Rated 75/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

"Clean. Friendly service."

Service

93/100
7 reviews

"Friendly service."

Room

58/100
9 reviews

"Poorly maintained, so-so rooms."

Comfort

42/100
7 reviews

"More comfort would be nice."

Rated 83/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good boutique hotel. Close to Gloucester Road. Good for sightseeing with access to public transportation. Awesome vibe."

Location

96/100
143 reviews

"Great location with excellent sightseeing. Close to public transport."

Vibe

93/100
57 reviews

"Awesome vibe. Stylish hotel. Friendly atmosphere. Modern Hotel." Pleasant entrance area. Luxurious Hotel.

Service

92/100
202 reviews

"Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception."

Cleanliness

87/100
65 reviews

"Clean hotel facilities. Rooms are clean, but bathrooms are not."

Amenities

81/100
58 reviews

"Great hotel buildings and entrance area. Beautiful architecture."

Breakfast

68/100
74 reviews

"Breakfast is decent but expensive."

Room

68/100
184 reviews

"Acceptable room with average furniture but great beds." Small, poorly-maintained rooms with inadequate A/C. Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms. Great views from updated, clean rooms.

Value

45/100
30 reviews

"Value for money could be better. High priced breakfast."

Bar

42/100
21 reviews

"Bar could improve. Standard alcoholic drinks."

Rated 82/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Great reception. Friendly atmosphere."

Location

95/100
66 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport."

Service

92/100
78 reviews

"Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception."

Vibe

90/100
17 reviews

"Awesome vibe. Stylish hotel."

Cleanliness

87/100
21 reviews

"Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms."

Breakfast

70/100
37 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Room

65/100
77 reviews

"Rooms are clean and decent overall with okay beds." Smaller, poorly maintained rooms with subpar bathrooms and A/C.

Comfort

47/100
42 reviews

"Rooms with complaints about size, comfort, and A/C." Okay beds and quiet enough rooms.

Value

41/100
11 reviews

"Value for money could be better."

Bar

40/100
7 reviews

"Bar could improve."

Rated 86/100 based on reviews from families.

"Beautiful architecture. Stylish hotel."

Location

96/100
34 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport."

Service

92/100
49 reviews

"Service is professional and friendly."

Vibe

91/100
15 reviews

"Awesome vibe. Stylish hotel."

Cleanliness

87/100
17 reviews

"Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms."

Amenities

82/100
13 reviews

"Nice building. Beautiful architecture."

Breakfast

69/100
17 reviews

"Breakfast is average."

Room

66/100
43 reviews

"Tidy rooms with excellent beds." Smaller, poorly maintained rooms with subpar bathrooms and A/C.

Comfort

48/100
29 reviews

"Small, noisy, uncomfortable rooms with poor A/C. Comfortable beds."

Value

43/100
5 reviews

"Value for money could be better."

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

"Great amenities. Nice building."

Location

97/100
10 reviews

"Great location."

Service

92/100
17 reviews

"Friendly service."

Vibe

90/100
6 reviews

"Awesome vibe."

Cleanliness

88/100
6 reviews

"Clean."

Amenities

84/100
6 reviews

"Nice building."

Breakfast

71/100
5 reviews

"Tasty breakfast."

Room

63/100
14 reviews

"Small, but acceptable, rooms."

Rated 74/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

"Clean."

Service

93/100
7 reviews

"Friendly service."

Room

59/100
8 reviews

"Room is all right."

Comfort

42/100
6 reviews

"More comfort would be nice."

Rated 89/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Very good boutique hotel. Close to Gloucester Road. Good for sightseeing with access to public transportation. Awesome vibe."

Location

97/100
8 reviews

"Great location."

Service

94/100
9 reviews

"Friendly service."

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Property description

Located in London (London City Centre), Melia London Kensington a Melia Collection Hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Natural History Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum. This 4.5-star hotel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Science Museum and 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Royal Albert Hall.

Grab a bite to eat at SW7 Brasserie & Bar, a brasserie which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Full breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to noon for a fee.

Make yourself at home in one of the 81 guestrooms featuring minibars and LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Cromwell Road - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Imperial College London - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Natural History Museum - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Kensington Gardens - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Kensington High Street - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Victoria and Albert Museum - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Science Museum - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Royal Albert Hall - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Hyde Park - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Kensington Palace - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Harrods - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Sloane Square - 2.2 km / 1.3 mi
Stamford Bridge Stadium - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Hyde Park Corner - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Piccadilly - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi

The nearest airports are:
Heathrow Airport (LHR) - 22.9 km / 14.3 mi
London City Airport (LCY) - 18.7 km / 11.6 mi
Gatwick Airport (LGW) - 90.7 km / 56.4 mi
Luton Airport (LTN) - 56 km / 34.8 mi

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and express check-out. Planning an event in London? This hotel has facilities measuring 76 square feet (7 square meters), including conference space.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a fitness center, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services.

Green sustainability

N/A

Amenities / Features

  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3
  • Conference space size (meters) - 7
  • Free wired internet
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of bars/lounges - 1
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Organic produce
  • Luggage storage
  • Express check-out
  • Multilingual staff
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1789
  • Total number of rooms - 81
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 1
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Smoke-free property
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • Conference space
  • Computer station
  • Conference space size (feet) - 76
  • Concierge services
  • 24-hour business center

Airport & shuttle information

* Direct Link with Heathrow Airport ( 13 miles)* Link with Gatwick via Victoria Station via Circle line)* From Heathrow by taxi approx. £60 one way

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

Breakfast information

For all groups the breakfast will be included in the price offered.( unless specified); The Breakfast is a continental Breakfast buffet with Pastries, Cured meat, Juices, Fruits, yogurts, cereals... A hot option is also available at an additional cost ( such as omelette, bacon ..)

Pet friendly?

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Pets not allowed

Only assitance animals : Seeing eye dogs.

Misc. fees / Policies

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

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 18 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

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

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

  • Deposit: GBP 25.00 per accommodation, per night

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

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.
  • This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Stay Safe with Meliá (Meliá).
  • This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Cleaning policies

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Gloves are available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Gap period enforced between guest stays - 48 hours

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property follows sanitization practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Stay Safe with Meliá (Meliá)

Essential workers only - NO

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

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