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Holiday Inn London-Kensington Forum

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In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, blackout curtains
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, blackout curtains
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, blackout curtains
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, blackout curtains

Overview of Holiday Inn London-Kensington Forum

Holiday Inn London-Kensington Forum

4 out of 5

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
97 Cromwell Road, London, England, SW7 4DN

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationNatural History Museum9 min walk
  • Popular LocationKensington Palace17 min walk
  • Popular LocationHyde Park19 min walk
  • AirportLondon (LGW-Gatwick)50 min drive

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About this area

London

In the city centre, Holiday Inn London-Kensington Forum is in London City Centre, a neighbourhood in London 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. Guests appreciate the hotel's convenience for public transportation: Gloucester Road Underground Station is 3 minutes on foot and Earl's Court Station is 10 minutes.

What's nearby

  • Natural History Museum - 9 min walk
  • Victoria and Albert Museum - 13 min walk
  • Science Museum - 14 min walk
  • Kensington Palace - 17 min walk
  • Hyde Park - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Gloucester Road Underground Station - 3 min walk
  • West Brompton Underground Station - 15 min walk
  • Gatwick Airport (LGW) - 50 min drive

About this property

Holiday Inn London-Kensington Forum

4-star London hotel in London City Centre, walk to Natural History Museum
Along with 2 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has 2 bars/lounges and a fitness centre. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/cafรฉ, a snack bar/deli and self parking. All 906 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus in-room free WiFi 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.

This London hotel provides 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.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60ยฐC or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (GBP 44 per day)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee: GBP 16.95 per person
  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Shopping

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge
  • Snack bar/deli

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
  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Greek
  • Hungarian
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Slovak
  • Slovenian
  • Spanish
  • Turkish
  • Welsh

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference space (631 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • 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

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

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

Payment types at the property

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 44 per day
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

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
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Carte Blanche and Eurocard; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

National rating

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

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Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

3.8

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 346 out of 1179 reviews
5 - Excellent 29%
Rating 4 - Good. 481 out of 1179 reviews
4 - Good 41%
Rating 3 - Okay. 197 out of 1179 reviews
3 - Okay 17%
Rating 2 - Poor. 104 out of 1179 reviews
2 - Poor 9%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 51 out of 1179 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

3.9/5

Cleanliness

3.9/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

3.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness
Bed was good Noise from underground trains near the surface was very apparent
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This hotel is an excellent option! I spent a week here (September 2021) and really enjoyed my stay. The location is lovely and very convenient. The Glouster Road Underground station is a block from the hotel, offering easy access to central London and a direct line to Heathrow on the Piccadilly Line. The breakfast offering is well done, including both continental options and a full hot buffet. The staff was helpful and friendly. Would absolutely stay here again.
Stayed 6 nights in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Next to the Tube station, lots of eating places, very central.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Staff & service
Location was great for the museums but the rooms were a little small
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021