Avni Kensington Hotel - London

40-44 Harrington Gardens, London, United Kingdom, SW7 4LT  show map
 3 stars
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Avni Kensington Hotel - London

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

Located in the city center, the three-star Avni Kensington provides quick links to all the attractions in Kensington area.

This stylish hotel offers an airport shuttle and Wi-Fi.

All 83 rooms feature flat screen TV and private bathroom.

Gloucester Road Tube Station is a five-minute walk away.

Year renovated   2009.  Number of rooms   81.

Rooms

All rooms are complete with flat screen TV, tea/coffee making facility, safe, iron, direct dial telephone.

Dining options

At the hotel Avni Kensington guests are invited to a continental breakfast served for free. 

Services

Wi-Fi costs GBP 1 per hour.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • No parking available.

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Breakfast room
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Free in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of GBP 25 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

40-44 Harrington Gardens, London, United Kingdom, SW7 4LT

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City Center
  • London
    4.3km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Paddington Station
    2.9km
  • Victoria Station
    3.0km
Underground stations
  • Earl's Court
    600 m
  • Gloucester Road
    400 m
Bus stop
  • 400 m
Restaurants
  • The Bombay Brasserie (cuisine: Indian)
    170 m
  • Peridot
    160 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    81

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Rooms and availability

All rooms are complete with flat screen TV, tea/coffee making facility, safe, iron, direct dial telephone.

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Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double Bed or 1 Single bed
Size: 19m2
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    Bed type: Triple or Double Bed or 2 Single beds
    Size: 19m2
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      Size: 14m2
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        Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Single bed or Queen Size bed
        Size: 17m2
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          Bed type: Triple
          Size: 30m2
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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Avni Kensington Hotel - London London location
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            Hotel Address:

            40-44 Harrington Gardens, London, United Kingdom, SW7 4LT

            Get directions
            City Center
            • London
              4.3km
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Paddington Station
              2.9km
            • Victoria Station
              3.0km
            Underground stations
            • Earl's Court
              600 m
            • Gloucester Road
              400 m
            Bus stop
            • 400 m
            Restaurants
            • The Bombay Brasserie (cuisine: Indian)
              170 m
            • Peridot
              160 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2009
            • Number of rooms:
              81

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonAvni Kensington

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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            Avni Kensington Location

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            What's nearby

            What's nearby.

            Harrods, the largest shopping center is within 10 minutes walking

            Hyde Park, the city's largest green area is within 15 minutes walking

            Science & Natural History Museums are within five minutes walking

            Victoria & Albert Museum, the world's largest art museum is within five minutes walking

            Kensington Palace with adjoining gardens is a 10-minutes walk away

            Saint Stephens Church, 200 m, an Anglican church

            R B S Gallery, 500 m, an exhibition space with an annual program of sculpture shows

            Envie D'Art, 600 m, a new generation art gallery

            Tourist attractions

            • Hop on Hop off Plus - 200 m
            • Hackelbury Fine Art - 500 m
            • Envie D'Art - 600 m

            Places of interest

            • Saint Stephens Church - 200 m
            • Saint Yeghiche America Church - 400 m
            • The Harrington Club - 500 m
            • Ismaili Centre - 600 m
            • St Augustine's Church, Kensington - 600 m
            • Holy Trinity Church - 900 m
            • Firehouse - 900 m

            Convention centers

            • Institut français du Royaume-Un - 600 m
            • Earls Court Exhibition Centre - 700 m

            Amusement

            Museums

            • The Dana Centre - 600 m
            • Baden-Powell House Museum - 700 m
            • Natural History Museum - 700 m
            • Friends Of The V & A - 800 m

            Universities, Institutes

            • Chelsea and Westminster Hospital - 800 m

            Galleries

            • R B S Gallery - 500 m

            Underground stations

            Local Attractions

            • Opera Holland Park - 1.5km
              Holland Park, London
            • Hammersmith - 1.7km
              The Mall, Hammersmith, London
            • Princess Diana/Dodi Fayed Memorial - 1.8km
              Harrods, Knightsbridge, London
            • Harrods - 1.8km
              87-135 Brompton Road, London
            • Diana Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain - 1.7km
              Hyde Park, London

            Near the hotel

            • Tardis Police Box - 430 m
              236 Earls Court Road, London
            • Natural History Museum - 790 m
              Cromwell Road, London
            • Science Museum - 1.1km
              Exhibition Road, London
            • Brompton Oratory - 1.1km
              Thurloe Place, London
            • Baden-Powell House - 600 m
              65-67 Queens Gate, London
            • Victoria and Albert Museum - 1.1km
              Cromwell Road, London
            • RCM Museum of Musical Instruments - 1.0km
              Prince Consort Road, London

            Restaurants Nearby

            • The Bombay Brasserie - 170 m

              Address: Courtfield Close
              Phone: (020)-7370-4040

              65% likes this, based on 311 reviews
              Cuisine: Indian
              Price Range: GBP 18 - GBP 44

            • Hummingbird Bakery, The - 210 m

              Address: Old Brompton Road
              Phone: 020 7851 1795

              61% likes this, based on 161 reviews
              Cuisine: American, Bakery

            • CheckMate Bar, Lounge and Restaurant - 220 m

              Address: 117 - 129 Cromwell Road
              Phone: 44 (0)207-370-5711

              63% likes this, based on 38 reviews
              Cuisine: Asian
              Price Range: GBP 14 - GBP 24

            • Peridot - 160 m

              Address: The Bentley Kempinski Hotel
              Phone: +44 2072445555

              63% likes this, based on 35 reviews

            • Carluccio's - South Kensington - 210 m

              Address: One Old Brompton Road, South Kensington
              Phone: 0207 581 8101

              65% likes this, based on 156 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian
              Price Range: GBP 1 - GBP 40

            Getting there.

            Heathrow Airport is within 30 minutes driving.

            An airport shuttle is available.

            Getting around.

            Gloucester Road Tube Station is a five-minute walk away.

            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2009
            • Number of rooms:
              81

            Hotel Awards

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            Avni Kensington Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Avni Kensington

            Individual guest reviews

            • Single
              8.2

              Convenient location, clean and quiet room

              The room was a bit cold and a bottle of water would have been nice

            • Couple
              8.8

              We were very pleased with our room and the bathrooms was very clean.

              The beds could be softer. But otherwise it was perfect.

            • Group of friends
              7.0

              The hotel was fresh and modern.

              The hotel seemed to be unfinished. The basic decoration seemed to e new and was of a good standard. However, it seemed unfinished as though they had run out of money to put telephones, pictures and decent bedding in the rooms. The bedding was seriously disappointing. It consisted of one beige woollen blanket tucked under the mattress with no valance beneath so the divan base was clearly visible. The bedding was what I would expect at a youth hostel.

            • Group of friends
              3.8

              I have travelled around the world and I was quite exited about this offer which appeared to be a good deal and turned out to be a complete disappointment. The wall was missing a large section of plaster and the towels reeked of sweat. The shower head was broken and the water sprayed out over the top of shower door when in use. The breakfast service was a complete shambles. I only spent one night out of the planned 3 and returned to my home town early.

            • Family with children
              6.6

              Clean, staff in reception were friendly and helpful, breakfast good choice, good location for city, luggage room to leave bags, good size room, beds comfortable, bathroom good size with good facilities, tv in room, nice decor.

              Room at front g8 - windows very draughty and let in freezing cold air, also allowed noise from road to be heard loudly. Windows need draught proofing so they don't move outwards and to stop the wind getting in. Will cut down noise and draught. We suggested this to the reception staff who noted it. They were very helpful and gave good local knowledge. Staff in breakfast room didn't appear to understand what we were saying, and were a little abrupt. Other than that, breakfast room was clean with good choice of food.

            • Single
              7.8

              Location location location!!!!!! The reception area was very trendy and staff were nice and helpful. Rooms were decorated nicely and had a nice flat screen. Price of the hotel was great and the free WIFI was useful.

              Rooms were really really small. When I got into the room I also managed to have a big stain on my carpet, kettle that didn't work and a lamp that didn't work. Walls could have done with a new lick of paint as there are certain areas that look scratch from luggage etc. Walls are quite thin so you can also hear ppl in rooms next to you, above you and below you. Feels a little bit like a posh student residence. Breakfast choice was really small. Either toast, cereal or fruit. Juices were not fresh!!!

            • Single
              7.0

              Very good location - just 5 mins walk from Glocester road subway station, 15 mins walk from Natural History and Victoria and Albert museums. Nice surroundings for a morning walk. The room is clean and looks renovated recently. I would recommrnd it with some reservations - for solo traveler and for short trips (1-2 days) it is a decent value for money, but not for families.

              The room was very small, barely 4 sq. meters (45 sq. feet). There was just space for a bed and a small desk with a chair. The bed was obviosly shorter than 1.90 m that does not make fantastic sleeping if you are 1.90 or taller.

            • Group of friends
              5.8

              Good location.

              The room was cold, with draughty windows. The tv did not work.

            • Single
              4.6

              The location of the hotel was the only positive issue about the hotel.

              The room size was very small, the window was the smallest window I have ever seen in my life. there was no air conditioning even a fan in the room. I asked for a change in my room and the reception didnot care about it. the breakfast was very poor. the reception did not have an adaptor for my plug and said you can buy one outside the hotel. Booked.net price was OK and I thought it was a chance but I do not recommend the hotel for Booked.net users.

            • Couple
              8.2

              Excellent location, good price

              The one front desk worker was very confusing and not at all helpful, but the girl who worked the front desk was excellent.

            • Single
              4.2

              The location

              Dirty carpet and bedspread. Old blanket and thin pillows on bed. Bad smell on entering the room. Small tv and large cracks in the wall. I had to cut my stay short as it was so uncomfortable.

            • Group of friends
              4.2

              The location was good.

              I am not one to complain however I feel that my experience at the avni was such a disappointment. From been attacked by a shower head that was selotaped on which fell onto my foot injuring me to very rude staff. There was only one pillow available in d room, so I asked the receptionist for another and he replied there was no other pillows available in the whole hotel!!!!! I then asked for a Remote control as there was none in d room the hotel response was "if there is none n d room u will have to do without" (actual quote). As a business this hotel really needs to invest in customer service courses for their staff. I would rate this hotel a two star.

            • Couple
              5.8

              Reasonable location in quiet area

            • Couple
              8.8

              Room was clean and tidy and big enough for a short city stay.

              There could have been more of a selection for breakfast.

            • Single
              10.0

              Really warm cosy room. Good internet connection. Friendly staff. Clean. Comfortable bed. Great location for Earl's Court and Olympia and yet in quiet side street. Local buildings have distinctive individual architectural points. Great pubs nearby and plenty of restaurants. I recommend the Hereford Arms in particular and had the Ribeye steak with Stilton twice. Good value.

              Basic breakfast but that was expected.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Avni Kensington Hotel - London London location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            40-44 Harrington Gardens, London, United Kingdom, SW7 4LT

            Get directions
            City Center
            • London
              4.3km
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Paddington Station
              2.9km
            • Victoria Station
              3.0km
            Underground stations
            • Earl's Court
              600 m
            • Gloucester Road
              400 m
            Bus stop
            • 400 m
            Restaurants
            • The Bombay Brasserie (cuisine: Indian)
              170 m
            • Peridot
              160 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2009
            • Number of rooms:
              81

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonAvni Kensington

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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