Best Western Seraphine Kensington Olympia Hotel - London

ex. Seraphine Hotel - Kensington Olympia

225 Kensington High Street, London, United Kingdom  show map
 4 stars
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Best Western Seraphine Kensington Olympia Hotel - London

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Shuttle

Free shuttle service

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Elevator

Overview

Best Western Seraphine Kensing is a 4-star intimate hotel providing an individual accommodation only minutes away from Up at The O2, Portobello Road Market and Holland Park. Featuring traditional architecture, the hotel occupies a 4-story building opened in 2009.

Conveniently located in Kensington and Chelsea district, overlooking Hyde Park and Holland Park. Guests can get to London city center, which is 5 km away.

The property is close to boutiques, a market and shops.

A 10-minute walk to High Street Kensington subway station. 20 minutes by car from London City airport.

Rooms

The hotel comprises 40 rooms equipped with free Wi-Fi, a laptop-size safe, a sofa, satellite TV and climate control. They provide bathrooms with a bathtub, a hairdryer and dressing gowns.

Eat & Drink

In the morning a buffet breakfast is served at the dining area. Guests can quench their thirst at Seraphine Have A Lounge bar with a favorite drink. Offering different delicacies, Whits and akkadia are situated in a business area, about 50 meters from the venue.

Services

The property offers a business center, a conference room and a photocopier for the use of guests.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   31.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Cafe
  • Coffee/ Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/ Child services

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Hi-Fi
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

225 Kensington High Street, London, United Kingdom

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City Center
  • London
    3.1 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Paddington Station
    1.5 mi
Underground stations
  • Earl's Court
    3000 ft
  • High Street Kensington
    1400 ft
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Byron
    300 ft
  • Whits (cuisine: French)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    31

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Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 165 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
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Non-Smoking Room with One Double Bed and One Sofa Bed

Room facilities
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    Triple Room
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 165 sq. feet
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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      Junior Suite
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
      Size: 165 sq. feet
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Air conditioning
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        Deluxe Double Room
        Bed type: Double bed
        Size: 165 sq. feet
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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Air conditioning
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          Executive Double Room
          Bed type: Double bed
          Size: 165 sq. feet
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          • Free Wi-Fi
          • Air conditioning
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            How to reach hotel

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            Hotel Address:

            225 Kensington High Street, London, United Kingdom

            Get directions
            City Center
            • London
              3.1 mi
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Paddington Station
              1.5 mi
            Underground stations
            • Earl's Court
              3000 ft
            • High Street Kensington
              1400 ft
            • Bus stop
              1000 ft
            Restaurants
            • Byron
              300 ft
            • Whits (cuisine: French)
              200 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2011
            • Number of floors:
              4
            • Number of rooms:
              31

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonBest Western Seraphine Kensington Olympia Hotel

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            Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

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            Tourist attractions

            • Hop on Hop off Plus - 2300 ft
            • Hackelbury Fine Art - 2700 ft
            • Envie D'Art - 3000 ft
            • Gate Cinema - 3700 ft

            Places of interest

            Convention centers

            Shopping areas

            • Kensington High Street - 400 ft

            Amusement

            • Coronet Cinema - 3300 ft
            • The Winning Line - 3700 ft

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            Local attractions

            • Natural History Museum - 5000 ft
              Cromwell Road, London
            • Science Museum - 1.0 mi
              Exhibition Road, London
            • Brompton Oratory - 1.1 mi
              Thurloe Place, London
            • Victoria and Albert Museum - 1.1 mi
              Cromwell Road, London
            • Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising - 1.1 mi
              2 Colville Mews, London

            Near the hotel

            • Leighton House Museum and Art Gallery - 1400 ft
              12 Holland Park Road, London
            • Tardis Police Box - 2900 ft
              236 Earls Court Road, London
            • Hammersmith - 3200 ft
              The Mall, Hammersmith, London
            • RCM Museum of Musical Instruments - 4700 ft
              Prince Consort Road, London
            • Opera Holland Park - 1700 ft
              Holland Park, London
            • Kensington Palace - 3100 ft
              The Broad Walk, London
            • Baden-Powell House - 4300 ft
              65-67 Queens Gate, London

            Restaurants nearby

            • Byron - 300 ft

              Address: 222 Kensington High Street

              69% likes this, based on 537 reviews
              Price Range: USD 29 - USD 37

            • Sticky Fingers - 300 ft

              Address: 1a Phillimore Gardens
              Phone: 020 7938 5338

              57% likes this, based on 369 reviews
              Cuisine: American
              Price Range: USD 2 - USD 62

            • akkadia - 100 ft

              Address: High Street Kensington

              81% likes this, based on 20 reviews
              Cuisine: Lebanese

            • Whits - 200 ft

              Address: 21 Abingdon Road
              Phone: +44 (0)20 7938 1122

              76% likes this, based on 394 reviews
              Cuisine: French
              Price Range: USD 27 - USD 85

            • Kitchen W8 - 100 ft

              Address: 11-13 Abingdon Road
              Phone: 020 7937 0120

              81% likes this, based on 196 reviews
              Cuisine: British
              Price Range: USD 35 - USD 66

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2011
            • Number of floors:
              4
            • Number of rooms:
              31

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonBest Western Seraphine Kensington Olympia Hotel

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            Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

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            Best Western Seraphine Kensington Olympia Hotel Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Seraphine Kensington Olympia Hotel

            Average guest rating

            7.8out of 10
            Fabulous
            Based on 633 reviews

            Guest reviews

            • Single
              5.0

              Polite but very disorganised Staff - long time to check out due to fire alarm and night porter tried to put me into an occupied room on arrival, once sorted proceeded to wake another occupier up when trying to access the wrong room. Room was very dusty

            • Single
              10.0

              Everything about the hotel was good except for one thing. The single room I was given was the smallest room I have ever stayed in. It was a bridge to far in room size. I therefore could not recommend this hotel.

            • Couple
              7.4

              Staff very helpful and polite

              The double room we stayed in was alot more cramped than I expected. It should not be described as an executive double room.

            • Single
              7.8

              Recently refurbished hotel very tastefully decorated in contemporary style. It's compact and clean with modern fixtures and fittings. Free internet is a bonus and the inclusive continental breakfast was fine. Location is great and not noisy.

              The Executive Double room that I had was quite small (about 2' of floor perimeter around the bed) though not so much as to make it unpleasant.

            • Couple
              7.4

              The hotel is fully renovated and thus very clean. Staff is friendly and extremely helpful. It is conveniently located (restaurants, bars, shops nearby) and a 5 minute walk from High St. Kensington station.

              Even the superior double rooms are relatively small. No elevator to the first floor. Average breakfast. Bathroom amenities include hand and body/hair soap only. A cosmetic disappeared from the room.

            • Single
              9.2

              very friendly staff. very clean and free wifi!

              rooms are on the small side and bathrooms quit compact but all in excellent condition.

            • Single
              7.8

              Excellent service, very friendly and helpful front-desk staff, brand new, clean.

              Single rooms are realy small...

            • Couple
              4.6

              clean room and good location

              an absolute rip off: cupboard size room, noisy, no services, got changed of location last minute - appalling - would not go back there an dmake sure that my friends won't go either

            • Single
              4.2

              the room was so small that my bed was short so my feet stuck out over the end. The bed only barely fit into the room so that it was wedged against the chair at the room desk which could not be used - absurd. the breakfast was v. disappointing and the second morning I just went to Starbucks next door.

            • Single
              8.8

              The hotel is nicely designed. The elevator was broken, but the desk personnel helped me with my very heavy bags... thanks. The location was great right next to the park where I was able to go for a run in the morning. The tube is not far from the hotel but I loved the walk to through the park instead to get to the center of all the tourists attractions.

            • Group of friends
              7.8

              Very clean room...spotless in fact. Nice bathrooms with walk in showers. Rooms well equipped and nicely decorated.

              A couple of my colleagues said their rooms were quite small, and that their feet hung over the end of the bed.

            • Single
              5.4

              bed was comfortable the windows actually opened which is always a bonus

              It was not clear from the info on Booked.net that there were lots and lots of steps without a lift from the street and no way to contact reception to ask for help from the street level. also there is a very poor choice of drinks in the room and very very poor availability of shampoo no conditioner no body lotion etc all of which I expect to have in a hotel at this cost in central london.

            • Couple
              9.2

              Super nice people, very good design and komfort. brand new hotel!!!! the room is a little bit small but everything else was very nice!!!! Good Hotel!!!!!

            • Group of friends
              8.2

              The location was excellent and central to all the places we wanted to see. The staff were very helpful, and were always willing to answer any questions we had. Our single rooms were small, but we had everything we needed in them.

              It was a little noisy at nights, with the traffic

            • Single
              5.0

              The location of the Seraphine is ideal. Just off Kensington High Street. The room is clean and newly fitted

              On arrival you are faced with a narrow long flight of steep stairs which you must take your own luggage to the small reception/breakfast room. The room is tiny. There is so many little gadgets on the only flat service in the room there is no where to put anything. A huge flat screen tv dominates the wall and there is not enough room to move away from the screen to enable you to focus without distortion on the screen. How this establishment is awarded 4 Stars amazes me .

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Best Western Seraphine Kensington Olympia Hotel - London London location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            225 Kensington High Street, London, United Kingdom

            Get directions
            City Center
            • London
              3.1 mi
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Paddington Station
              1.5 mi
            Underground stations
            • Earl's Court
              3000 ft
            • High Street Kensington
              1400 ft
            • Bus stop
              1000 ft
            Restaurants
            • Byron
              300 ft
            • Whits (cuisine: French)
              200 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2011
            • Number of floors:
              4
            • Number of rooms:
              31

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonBest Western Seraphine Kensington Olympia Hotel

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

            Use Badge