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Overview of Holiday Inn London-Kensington Forum

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Guest reviews

3.9 / 5Good
3,432 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationNatural History Museum9 min walk
Popular LocationVictoria and Albert Museum13 min walk
RestaurantBombay Brasserie2 min walk
RestaurantStanhope Arms2 min walk
AirportLondon (LGW-Gatwick)77 min drive

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  • Standard Room

    3.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 205 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

    3.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 226 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 199 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Room, 1 Double Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 199 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Room, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 199 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Suite, 1 King Bed

    3.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 398 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Room, 1 Double Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 199 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Executive Room, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 226 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Executive Room

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 226 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
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About this area

London

In the city centre, Holiday Inn London-Kensington Forum is in London's London City Centre neighbourhood, an area with good airport proximity. Natural History Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Royal Albert Hall and Buckingham Palace. Don't miss out on a visit to London Eye. Our guests appreciate the hotel's convenience for public transport: Gloucester Road Underground Station is 3 minutes by foot and South Kensington Underground Station is 10 minutes.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Natural History Museum - 9 min walk
  • Victoria and Albert Museum - 13 min walk
  • Science Museum - 14 min walk
  • Royal Albert Hall - 17 min walk
  • Kensington Palace - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Kensington (Olympia) Station - 3 min drive
  • Gloucester Road Underground Station - 3 min walk
  • London (LGW-Gatwick) - 77 min drive

Restaurants

  • Bombay Brasserie - 2 min walk
  • Stanhope Arms - 2 min walk
  • Olives Bar - 2 min walk
  • Burger King - 3 min walk
  • The Patisserie - 3 min walk
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About this property

Holiday Inn London-Kensington Forum

4-star London hotel in London City Centre, walk to Natural History Museum
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a fitness centre and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking, 24-hour room service and a business centre. All 906 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. 24-hour room service, pillow menu and free newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Holiday Inn London-Kensington Forum offers 906 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and free newspapers. A pillow menu is available. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels and pay-per-view films. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.
Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

Self parking: GBP 41.00 per day
Limo/town car service

Food and drink

Breakfast available for a fee: GBP 16.95 per person
1 restaurant
1 bar
24-hour room service

Things to do

Fitness centre
Shopping

Family friendly

Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Fridge

Conveniences

ATM/banking services
Lift
Front-desk safe
Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

Afrikaans
Arabic
Bulgarian
Dutch
English
Filipino
French
German
Greek
Hungarian
Italian
Lithuanian
Polish
Portuguese
Romanian
Russian
Slovak
Slovenian
Spanish
Turkish
Welsh

Business services

Business centre
Meeting rooms
Conference space (631 square feet)

Outdoors

Garden
Terrace

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
Assistive listening devices available
Braille signage
In-room accessibility
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

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Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Blackout drapes/curtains
Linens
Pillow menu

Bathroom

Free toiletries
Hairdryer
Shower/bathtub combination
Towels

Entertainment

32-inch flat-screen TV
Films for purchase
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Fridge

More

Desk
Free newspapers
Iron/ironing board
Laptop-friendly workspace
LED light bulbs
Phone
Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding

Property payment types

American Express
Discover
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: GBP 16.95 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: GBP 41.00 per day
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)

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, debit card or cash deposit 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.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.

Frequently asked questions

Guest reviews

5 - Excellent
992
4 - Good
1,615
3 - Okay
531
2 - Mediocre
215
1 - Poor
79
4.1
Cleanliness
4.0
Service and Staff
3.8
Amenities
3.8
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities

Stayed 5 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

Stayed 6 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

The staff here are lovely and it’s in the perfect location.

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020