Hotel Indigo London Kensington

34-44 Barkston Gardens, London, United Kingdom, SW5 OEW  show map
 4 stars
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Hotel Indigo London Kensington

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

No parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Laundry

Overview

Hotel Indigo London Kensington is positioned in an exhibition area of London close to Hammersmith Apollo Theatre, Hyde Park and Buckingham Palace. Behind the original facade of Hotel Indigo London Kensington lies Victorian interior.

The property is conveniently situated next to Earls Court subway station. The city center is 5 km away from the hotel.

The hotel boasts close proximity to restaurants, pubs and a stadium.

West Brompton train station lies within a 5-minute walk. Due to its location 20 km from London City airport, it will take about 20 minutes' drive to get there.

Rooms

The unique hotel provides guests with 100 rooms including standard queen room, standard double room and superior double room that offer an in-room safe, a stereo system, television with satellite channels, heating and high-speed internet. Some of the classic rooms feature the garden view. Bathrooms are appointed with a bathtub, a hairdryer and terry bathrobes.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant entices with dishes of French cuisine. At the cozy English bar guests will enjoy a selection of tea, cocktails and coffee. The grill bar Nando's - Earls Court is situated 150 meters of the property.

Services

Guests at Hotel Indigo London Kensington are offered to use currency exchange, a car park and a lift as well as 24-hour reception, ironing service and porter service.

Relax

The hotel caters to families with cribs and a special menu. Such fitness options as fitness classes and a gym are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

The personnel at the hotel speaks English, French, Spanish, Italian.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   100.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Coffee shop
  • Carte blanche

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis court

Services

  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Wet bar
  • Paid mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Oven

Bedroom

  • Down/Feather pillows
  • Goose feather pillows

Media

  • Hi-Fi
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • In-room computer
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

34-44 Barkston Gardens, London, United Kingdom, SW5 OEW

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City Center
  • London
    2.9 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Paddington Station
    1.8 mi
Underground stations
  • Gloucester Road
    2300 ft
  • Earl's Court
    700 ft
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Blackbird (cuisine: British)
    300 ft
  • Nando's - Earls Court (cuisine: Portuguese)
    400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    100

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Rooms and availability

Standard Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 260 sq. feet
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Standard Queen Room
Bed type: Queen-size bed
Size: 260 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    Junior Suite
    Bed type: Queen-size bed
    Size: 370 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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      Superior Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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        Superior Queen Room
        Bed type: Queen-size bed
        Size: 295 sq. feet
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        • Private bathroom
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Hotel Indigo London Kensington London location
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          Hotel Address:

          34-44 Barkston Gardens, London, United Kingdom, SW5 OEW

          Get directions
          City Center
          • London
            2.9 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Paddington Station
            1.8 mi
          Underground stations
          • Gloucester Road
            2300 ft
          • Earl's Court
            700 ft
          • Bus stop
            1000 ft
          Restaurants
          • Blackbird (cuisine: British)
            300 ft
          • Nando's - Earls Court (cuisine: Portuguese)
            400 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2012
          • Number of floors:
            6
          • Number of rooms:
            100

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          Hotel Indigo London Kensington Location

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Hop on Hop off Plus - 1000 ft
          • Hackelbury Fine Art - 2300 ft
          • Envie D'Art - 2700 ft

          Places of interest

          • Saint Stephens Church - 1700 ft
          • Saint Yeghiche America Church - 2300 ft
          • The Harrington Club - 2700 ft
          • St Augustine's Church, Kensington - 3000 ft
          • Ismaili Centre - 3000 ft

          Convention centers

          Shopping areas

          • Kensington High Street - 3000 ft

          Amusement

          • The Mediatheque - 3000 ft
          • Cinema Lumiere - 3000 ft

          Museums

          • The Dana Centre - 3000 ft

          Parks

          • Opera Holland Park - 3000 ft

          Universities, Institutes

          • Chelsea and Westminster Hospital - 3000 ft

          Galleries

          • R B S Gallery - 2700 ft

          Underground stations

          • Earl's Court - 400 ft
          • Gloucester Road - 2000 ft
          • West Brompton - 2000 ft
          • High Street Kensington - 3000 ft

          Public parking

          Local attractions

          • Chelsea - 1.0 mi
            LondonEngland
          • Harrods - 1.3 mi
            87-135 Brompton Road, London
          • Chelsea Royal Hospital - 1.3 mi
            Royal Hospital Road, London
          • Diana Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain - 1.2 mi
            Hyde Park, London
          • Princess Diana/Dodi Fayed Memorial - 1.3 mi
            Harrods, Knightsbridge, London

          Near the hotel

          • Tardis Police Box - 400 ft
            236 Earls Court Road, London
          • Natural History Museum - 3700 ft
            Cromwell Road, London
          • Victoria and Albert Museum - 4700 ft
            Cromwell Road, London
          • RCM Museum of Musical Instruments - 4300 ft
            Prince Consort Road, London
          • Baden-Powell House - 3000 ft
            65-67 Queens Gate, London
          • Leighton House Museum and Art Gallery - 3600 ft
            12 Holland Park Road, London
          • Science Museum - 4400 ft
            Exhibition Road, London

          Restaurants nearby

          • Blackbird - 300 ft

            Address: 209 Earls Court Rd
            Phone: 020 7835 1855

            64% likes this, based on 268 reviews
            Cuisine: British
            Price Range: USD 8 - USD 24

          • Mansion bar and parlour - 200 ft

            Address: 34-44 Barkston Gardens
            Phone: 02073709130

            69% likes this, based on 27 reviews
            Cuisine: British

          • Dragon Palace - 400 ft

            Address: 207 Earls Court Road
            Phone: 020 7370 1461

            71% likes this, based on 64 reviews
            Cuisine: Chinese

          • Nando's - Earls Court - 400 ft

            Address: 204 Earls Court Road
            Phone: +44 (0)20 7259 2544

            65% likes this, based on 192 reviews
            Cuisine: Portuguese
            Price Range: USD 0 - USD 43

          • The Little French Restaurant - 500 ft

            Address: 18 Hogarth Place
            Phone: +44 (0)20 7370 0366/7244 6082

            76% likes this, based on 249 reviews
            Cuisine: French
            Price Range: USD 43 - USD 48

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2012
          • Number of floors:
            6
          • Number of rooms:
            100

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          Hotel Indigo London Kensington Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Indigo London Kensington

          Average guest rating

          7.4out of 10
          Very good
          Based on 1179 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          8.9
          Rooms
          7.9
          Value
          8.5
          Service
          7.4

          Guest reviews

          • Older travelers
            7.0

            Great location 2 minute walk from Earls Court Station, 10 mins from Kensington High Street. Hotel clean and staff perfectly acceptable, breakfast included but very basic. OK for the money, cheap for Kensington area,

            Decor old and tired, basement corridors smell musty, bathroom from the 1980's, furniture cheap. Generally ok for the budget price, but entire hotel ready for a make over.

          • Single
            7.4

            The room could be redesigned to look better. However they are going through refurbishment hence I assume that they are currently working on this.

          • Group of friends
            9.6

            efficient check-in and checkout. My 4th year staying there. Ideal location when going to Wimbledon.

          • Group of friends
            6.2

            Great location: near the Earl's Court underground (1min walking) and close to restaurants and bars.

            The hotel is quite old (refurbishments are taking place). The bedrooms are very spacious but not very clean.

          • Older travelers
            5.8

            Reception staff, breakfast staff and Head Waiter very good and overall apperance of hotel very good.Nice large bedroom with good size bathroom.

            We filled in a review card at the hotel.However to recap, the carpet in the bedroom was awful = looked like the whole of London had walked through, a tv was in the room more use as a decorative piece as it was impossible to watch, leak in bathroom, door handle of bathroom loose, hot tap on sink loose.The room was quite noisey but this is not a complaint. First impression when you view the room is off putting due to the condition of the carpet and this then puts one ill at ease with the everything else and makes one more aware of other imperfections however small.

          • Group of friends
            9.2

            With all the gadgets it is definitly a young persons hotel but it is beautifully appointed and very comfortable.

            There was no directory in the room and being in my mid 70's I am not at all conversant with the I Pod?I Would have liked telephone communication with my fellow traveller and with reception.Before going out at 5.oo pm I did ask if I could have a blanket instead of a Duvet on my bed On my return at 9.30 I was handed a blanket in reception but no sheet,I was promised one but it did not arrive before I went to bed,next morning when the room was serviced the maid remedied the situation.The taxi service used by the hotel is very expensive and despite being quoted a price beforehand the price was not adhered to. We were told by the recetionist that we could get a taxi at the nearby bus stop but this is not an optoion for 2 ladies in their mid 70's with luggage.

          • Older travelers
            5.0

            It was like a building site,the hotel was having renovations,the bar was closed and at 8 oclock on the Sunday morning ,we were woken by workmen drilling + banging

          • Group of friends
            9.2

            The value for money was brilliant for what we wanted. It was obviously being done up so I'm sure the prices with upgrade after that!

            The shower didn't have any warm water! But the staff discounted our stay for that.

          • Family with children
            8.8

            the staff were very helpfull and very friendly, the location was perfect for shopping and sightseeing, also good for local shops, tube station , bus stops and plenty of local resturants, all with in a minutes walk away.

            We thought the room we had could do with a little updating, but it was very comfortable, spotlessly clean with all the facilities you could want.

          • Couple
            9.2

            Location of the hotel is excellent. The breakfast buffet was really good quality. The room was quiet, comfortable and clean as well as the bathroom. Staff was helpful.

            The bed was small.

          • Single
            7.8

            Great hotel! Great/modern facilities. Spacious rooms. Nice location, one block away from tube/metro, then 10.-15 min to city center. Nice additional perks like usb plug in the wall, speakers in the bathroom, rain-like shower. Under renovation, but there was no significant noise in the weekend. Very nice neighborhood, many restaurants, supermarkets close by. Due to renovation, the price was lower, very good value for the money.

            Not much really. Adding some drinks to the minibar would be cool.

          • Group of friends
            9.6

            The Barkston Gardens Hotel was great value for money, nice central location right by the tube, and the room was extremely spacious, clean and comfortable. I would definitely recommend it to friends and stay there again.

          • Group of friends
            9.6

            We had refurbished rooms, they were off an extremely high standard.

            Breakfast was the worst I have experienced.Pity as the hotel is great. I know it is being refurbished but toast, croissant and a bit of fruit does not constitute an acceptable breakfast, better if they had said room only.

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            Great value for money. At 200 m from underground, spacious refurbished room, ac and decent breakfast.

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            We have stayed at the hotel on numerous occasions and have enjoyed our visits. The hotel is comfortable and friendly. Breakfast in the diningroom, adiquate and plentyful with friendly and helpful staff.The hotel is located for easy acsess to all underground trains. In all, a most enjoyable stay at the Barston garden hotel

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Hotel Indigo London Kensington London location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          34-44 Barkston Gardens, London, United Kingdom, SW5 OEW

          Get directions
          City Center
          • London
            2.9 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Paddington Station
            1.8 mi
          Underground stations
          • Gloucester Road
            2300 ft
          • Earl's Court
            700 ft
          • Bus stop
            1000 ft
          Restaurants
          • Blackbird (cuisine: British)
            300 ft
          • Nando's - Earls Court (cuisine: Portuguese)
            400 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2012
          • Number of floors:
            6
          • Number of rooms:
            100

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonHotel Indigo London Kensington

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

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