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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

Wi-Fi
Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour services

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Shuttle

Free shuttle service

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Internet television

Overview

Best Western Seraphine Kensington Olympia Hotel is located in a natural area of London in 20 minutes walking distance from Victoria and Albert Museum. This traditional hotel dates from 2009 and was refurbished in 2011.

The hotel boasts perfect location in London close to High Street Kensington underground station. Guests can get to London city center, which is 5 km away.

The venue is set next to a market, shops and boutiques.

10 minutes' walk to Kensington (Olympia) train station. The hotel is conveniently located within easy reach of London City airport.

Rooms

Luxury guestrooms are outfitted in standard décor. Some rooms come with a view of Holland Park. The guestrooms feature shared bathrooms with a shower, complimentary toiletries and towels along with an electric kettle, a dishwasher and a stove as well as modern furniture.

Eat & Drink

The hotel invites guests to the café to start their day with an extensive buffet breakfast. Guests are invited to the Seraphine Have A Lounge bar to unwind with a drink. The property is located near a tube station, just about 50 meters from Kitchen W8 and Byron serving a wide selection of dishes.

Services

The hotel offers a safety deposit box, a cloakroom and a lift along with a meeting room, a business centre and fax/photocopying services for both business and leisure guests.

Relax

Leisure facilities feature a casino and an outdoor swimming pool.

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

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • Multilingual staff

Services

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

Dining

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

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Spa & Leisure

  • Leisure/ TV room

Room features

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Free in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Internet television
  • Paid films
  • DVD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

225 Kensington High Street, London, United Kingdom

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Airports
  • Marham RAF (KNF)
    9.9 mi
  • Northolt (NHT)
    10.3 mi
Train
  • Kensington (Olympia)
    3300 ft
  • Paddington Station
    1.5 mi
Underground
  • High Street Kensington
    1400 ft
  • Earl's Court
    3000 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

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Rooms and availability

Best Western Seraphine Kensington Olympia Hotel photos Room
Exclusive Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Best Western Seraphine Kensington Olympia Hotel photos Room
Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed and 1 Sofa bed, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Best Western Seraphine Kensington Olympia Hotel photos Room
Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Best Western Seraphine Kensington Olympia Hotel photos Room
Executive Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • In-room safe
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Radio
Room Description:

Standard|1 DOUBLE BED,NO SMOKING,2ND BED SOFABED ( No Breakfast )

Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

TRIPLE TWO BEDS. ROOM ONLY. Non refundable

Deluxe Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Deluxe Single Room (Double bed)

Executive Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Executive Single Room (Double bed)

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Local attractions

  • Royal Hospital Chelsea1.9 mi
    Royal Hospital Road
  • Carnaby Street 2.7 mi
    Soho
  • Westminster Abbey 3.0 mi
    20 Dean's Yard Broad Sanctuary
  • Buckingham Palace2.4 mi
    Buckingham Palace Road
  • Waterloo Bridge2.7 mi
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Restaurants nearby

  • Byron300 ft

    Address: 222 Kensington High Street

    69% likes this, based on 523 reviews
    Price Range: USD 29 - USD 37

  • Sticky Fingers300 ft

    Address: 1a Phillimore Gardens
    Phone: 020 7938 5338

    55% likes this, based on 385 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 1 - USD 61

  • akkadia100 ft

    Address: High Street Kensington

    84% likes this, based on 36 reviews
    Cuisine: Lebanese

  • Whits200 ft

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

    85% likes this, based on 402 reviews
    Cuisine: French
    Price Range: USD 27 - USD 85

  • Kitchen W8100 ft

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

    82% likes this, based on 226 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

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
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

7.6
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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
Airports
  • Marham RAF (KNF)
    9.9 mi
  • Northolt (NHT)
    10.3 mi
Train
  • Kensington (Olympia)
    3300 ft
  • Paddington Station
    1.5 mi
Underground
  • High Street Kensington
    1400 ft
  • Earl's Court
    3000 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

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