Thistle Kensington Gardens Hotel - London

104 Bayswater Road London, London, United Kingdom, W2 3HL  show map
 4 stars
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Thistle Kensington Gardens Hotel - London

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

Thistle Kensington Gardens provides 170 rooms with panoramic views of the street. With accents of minimalist architecture, the hotel was built in 1961 and renovated in 2011.

It provides excellent location within close proximity to British Museum, The London Eye and Princess Diana/Dodi Fayed Memorial. Nestled in the central district and 4km from the city center.

The stylish hotel offers easy access to restaurants and shopping centers.

A 5-minute walk will take you to Queensway subway station. Just 20 minutes from London City airport.

Rooms

The hotel's en-suite rooms are appointed with satellite TV, individual climate control, a laptop-size safe, a minibar and LCD flat-screen TV. They boast standard decor and offer coffee/tea makers and an electric kettle.

Eat

In the morning a buffet breakfast is served at the breakfast room. The stunning restaurant offers light British meals. Tea can be savored in the coffee bar.

The hotel offers a full english breakfast at the price of GBP 16.95 per person per night. 

Services

Guests at Thistle Kensington Gardens can take advantage of a tour desk, parking and a lift and such services as 24-hour room service, dry cleaning and ticket service.

Relax

Guests can go in for mountain biking and surfing at the hotel.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is GBP 24 per day.

Year renovated   2011.  Number of rooms   174.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Handicap parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Breakfast room
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Projector

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Park view

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • 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  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

104 Bayswater Road London, London, United Kingdom, W2 3HL

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City Center
  • London
    4.0km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Paddington Station
    1.1km
  • Marylebone Station
    2.0km
Underground stations
  • Lancaster Gate
    600 m
  • Queensway
    300 m
  • Bus stop
    700 m
Restaurants
  • Marks and Spencer Simply Food (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Dessert)
    20 m
  • Halepi (cuisine: Greek, Grill)
    100 m
Parks
  • Kensington Palace
    680 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    174

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Rooms and availability

Thistle Kensington Gardens Standard Double Room
Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Double or Twin beds
Size: 16m2
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Quiet, spacious and decorated in a warm color palette and includes one Double bed. Boasting LCD TV, an in-room safe and wireless broadband connection giving you access to your emails and the internet. The room is perfect for business or leisure.

Room facilities
    Thistle Kensington Gardens Standard Twin
    Standard Twin
    Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Double or Twin beds
    Size: 16m2
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Quiet, spacious, with two Single beds and decorated in a warm color palette. And when you’ve finished checking your emails or surfing the net via our BT Openzone wireless broadband connection, you can relax in the en-suite bathroom with your complimentary toiletries.

    Room facilities
      Thistle Kensington Gardens Standard Family Room
      Standard Family Room
      Bed type: Quad
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Bathtub
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      The room has a double Bed with a roll away bed. The room is also equipped with a well-appointed en-suite bathroom, LCD TV, in-room safe and BT Openzone wireless broadband connection.

      Room facilities
        Thistle Kensington Gardens Deluxe Double Room
        Deluxe Double Room
        Bed type: Double Bed or Queen Size bed
        Size: 18m2
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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
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        Recently refurbished with a simpler, more contemporary color palette, complemented by bold, vibrant fabrics, our Deluxe Double rooms with fantastic views overlooking Hyde Park, offer a large work desk and a state of the art LCD TVs as well as wireless broadband connection giving you access to your emails and the internet.

        Room facilities
          Thistle Kensington Gardens Executive Room
          Executive Room
          Bed type: King Size bed or Double Bed or 2 Single beds
          Size: 20m2
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          • Free Wi-Fi
          • Air conditioning
          • Shower
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          Recently refurbished to reflect a more contemporary look, complemented by bold, vibrant fabrics, they’re larger than Standard room, providing space for a King size bed and a large work desk. All rooms boast an LCD TV and complimentary toiletries and bathrobes. Plus you’ll have WI-fi broadband internet access and an in-room safe to store your valuables.

          Room facilities
            Thistle Kensington Gardens Executive Twin Room
            Executive Twin Room
            Bed type: King Size bed or Double Bed or 2 Single beds
            Size: 20m2
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            • Free Wi-Fi
            • Air conditioning
            • Shower
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            All the comforts and amenities of our Standard bedrooms, and then some. Recently refurbished with a simpler, more contemporary color palette, complemented by bold, vibrant fabrics, our Executive Twin room offers a large work desk, state of the art LCD TV and wireless broadband connection giving you access to your emails and the internet.

            Room facilities
              Thistle Kensington Gardens Suite
              Suite
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              Spacious, self-contained, larger, more indulgent room. The room is perfect for working, entertaining, marking a special occasion or enjoying a longer stay. They comprise of a bedroom with a Double bed, additional seating space and en-suite bathroom.

              How to reach hotel

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              Hotel Address:

              104 Bayswater Road London, London, United Kingdom, W2 3HL

              Get directions
              City Center
              • London
                4.0km
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Paddington Station
                1.1km
              • Marylebone Station
                2.0km
              Underground stations
              • Lancaster Gate
                600 m
              • Queensway
                300 m
              • Bus stop
                700 m
              Restaurants
              • Marks and Spencer Simply Food (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Dessert)
                20 m
              • Halepi (cuisine: Greek, Grill)
                100 m
              Parks
              • Kensington Palace
                680 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2011
              • Number of rooms:
                174

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonThistle Kensington Gardens

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

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              Thistle Kensington Gardens Location

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              Places of interest

              • A London Folly - 100 m
              • Cleveland Square & Gardens - 400 m
              • Peter Pans Statue - 500 m
              • The Elfin Oak - 700 m
              • The Albert Memorial - 1.0km

              Train stations

              Amusement

              Museums

              Parks

              Theaters

              Galleries

              • The Kufa Gallery - 700 m
              • Gallery 32 - 900 m
              • Flow Gallery - 1.0km

              Underground stations

              Local Attractions

              • Victoria and Albert Museum - 1.7km
                Cromwell Road, London
              • Notting Hill - 1.6km
                London W2England
              • Natural History Museum - 1.8km
                Cromwell Road, London
              • Science Museum - 1.6km
                Exhibition Road, London
              • Opera Holland Park - 1.6km
                Holland Park, London

              Near the hotel

              • Kensington Palace - 680 m
                The Broad Walk, London
              • Alexander Fleming Laboratory Museum - 990 m
                St Mary's Hospital, London
              • Rolling Bridge - 1.2km
                Paddington Basin, London
              • Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising - 1.3km
                2 Colville Mews, London
              • Kensington Gardens - 940 m
                The Magazine Storeyard, London
              • Diana Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain - 1.1km
                Hyde Park, London
              • Regents Canal - 1.2km
                42 Blomfield Road, London

              Restaurants Nearby

              • Marks and Spencer Simply Food - 20 m

                Address: Bayswater Road

                83% likes this, based on 74 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Dessert, Bakery, Continental, Indian, European, Delicatessen, Asian, Fast Food, British, Dim Sum

              • Leinster Arms - 140 m

                Address: 17 Leinster Terrace
                Phone: (020)-7723-5757

                73% likes this, based on 112 reviews
                Cuisine: Grill, Bar

              • Black Lion - 200 m

                Address: 123 Bayswater Road
                Phone: 02034 689 047

                56% likes this, based on 142 reviews
                Cuisine: English

              • Halepi - 100 m

                Address: Leinster terrace

                73% likes this, based on 177 reviews
                Cuisine: Greek, Grill
                Price Range: GBP 28 - GBP 36

              • Bayswater Arms - 140 m

                Address: Bayswater
                Phone: 02035 824 158

                62% likes this, based on 99 reviews
                Cuisine: Pub
                Price Range: GBP 8 - GBP 15

              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2011
              • Number of rooms:
                174

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonThistle Kensington Gardens

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

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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Thistle Kensington Gardens Hotel - London London location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              104 Bayswater Road London, London, United Kingdom, W2 3HL

              Get directions
              City Center
              • London
                4.0km
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Paddington Station
                1.1km
              • Marylebone Station
                2.0km
              Underground stations
              • Lancaster Gate
                600 m
              • Queensway
                300 m
              • Bus stop
                700 m
              Restaurants
              • Marks and Spencer Simply Food (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Dessert)
                20 m
              • Halepi (cuisine: Greek, Grill)
                100 m
              Parks
              • Kensington Palace
                680 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2011
              • Number of rooms:
                174

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonThistle Kensington Gardens

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

              Use Badge

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