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great location hotel perfect for visitors to london

March 12, 2018

Peter Z.

Friendly and Attentive

Very comfortable and convenient. Staff always smiling and most helpful

December 30, 2017

Asim A.

My stay at the Rydges Hotel was a very pleasant experience.

December 02, 2017

Garry C.

Good stay

Rooms were comfortable not very big but that's London . Staff were very helpful the wifi was at best terrible slow and kept dropping out . Bathroom was good except getting in and out of the shower dangerous and slippery ... more

November 01, 2017

Jacob M.

On Holidays

We chose to stay at Rydges-Kensington more for the location than anything. Our first time at this hotel. The service was ok, the facilities were great, the location was excellent, the restaurant was good. The services nearby included short walk ... more

October 27, 2017


Diapointing 4 star

Very Basic hotel . I won't stay again. Some staffs are nice but some were very arrogant, no sense of service. They made a lot of mistakes as well. It was 3 star standard to me, of even below.

October 19, 2017


Good location

Reception staff are friendly and accommodating. Location wise is good, very close to underground station just across the road. Restaurant , laundraumat and attraction is very close. The hotel itself is very clean and of course wifi is good.I'll use ... more

October 13, 2017


Comfortable, friendly and very convenient

My stays at Rydges Kensington have always been pleasant. It's a great small hotel very conveniently located.

October 13, 2017


comfortable and good value.

We had a pleasant stay at Ridges Kensington, and have been before. It was again very comfortable, and good value, as well as quiet for London - except for a family in the room above, whose children started playing leap ... more

August 20, 2017

Aaron D.

Excellent hotel, nothing to complain about

I stayed here with my father for 1 night as we were attending a BBC Proms performance. The hotel is ideally located in South Kensington, the decor fresh and well maintained, staff are polite and everything in its place.

August 02, 2017

Aparna B.

Overall we had a good experience at the Rydges Kensington. The location was fantastic with easy access to the train station and restaurants and shopping. The front desk were quite helpful. Zoe at the front desk went out of her ... more

July 27, 2017

Sue, C.

Very good.

I stayed at Rydges Kensington Hotel in 2015 and had no hesitation returning. The welcome is genuinely warm, not rushed but still efficient. It's clean and has all the necessary elements to make the stay pleasant. The hotel is also ... more

July 15, 2017

J. K.

Overall a very pleasant stay.

The staff were always very courteous, helpful and kind. I have a pre-existing medical condition and on the Sunday I felt ill. The duty manager was very helpful to us and allowed us to late checkout even though the hotel ... more

July 05, 2017

Steve R.

Rydges Hotel Kensington.....good value

Well located on Piccadilly Line, excellent and varied restaurants in area.....Indian restaurant next door is exceptional in quality and service. Hotel reception: very accommodating.....will arrange transportation in advance. Ask for Bri

April 22, 2017

Brian W.

Nice Stay

The reception staff cannot be faulted the breakfast was very good the bed was very comfortable a very good stay helped by friendly staff

April 04, 2017

D. W.

Weekend stay with friends

Lovely hotel with great facilities, helpful and courteous staff, David Jones at reception and Gregg in the Polo bar. A great location too which helped us enormously for getting around with our busy schedule. We will definitely be back.

April 04, 2017

Carolyn S.

A very pleasant overnight stay

Friendly welcoming staff on reception. A clean hotel with a fantastic shower in the small but perfectly formed bathroom. Small but comfortable bed. Very good breakfast served in the restaurant. Ridges hotel is visible from the exit of Gloucester Road ... more

March 30, 2017

Jill G.

Reception staff excellent and overall stay satisfactory, although hotel tired and less than clean in some aspects.

We were upgraded on our check in, which was appreciated as we were in London to celebrate a special anniversary. We found the hotel staff courteous and very helpful, but we were disappointed in the cleanliness of the room, and ... more

March 11, 2017