The Ampersand Hotel - London

ex. Grosvenor Kensington

10, Harrington Road, London, United Kingdom, SW73ER  show map
 4 stars
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The Ampersand Hotel - London

 Free Wi-Fi
 Parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Table tennis

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Conference room

Overview

The Ampersand Hotel is set in a trendy area of London next to The Place, Museum of London and Kensington High Street. Built in 1888, the superior hotel was renovated in 2012.

Offering perfect setting in London just near an underground station, The Ampersand Hotel overlooks Hyde Park. The hotel is 150 meters away from Harrods, Science Museum and Natural History Museum.

This hotel is placed in Westminster district, known for the palace, museums and galleries.

Gloucester Road subway station is just 10 minute walking distance from the hotel. The property is located within a 20 km distance of London City airport.

Rooms

The rooms in The Ampersand Hotel come with climate control, high-speed internet, a laptop-size safe, cable TV with on-demand movies and TV with satellite channels. The contemporary rooms feature the city view. They all have carpet floor and traditional furniture.

Eat & Drink

A continental breakfast is served in the ground-floor dining room. At the 24-hour restaurant guests can enjoy Mediterranean cuisine. Breakfast Room And Norfolk bar offers various types of cocktails, coffee and tea.

Services

Guests can rent cars to explore the local area.

Relax

Beach facilities at The Ampersand Hotel include showers and outdoor chaise lounges. Such sports activities as horse riding and table tennis are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   111.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Table tennis

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Library

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers
  • Hair dryer on request

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

10, Harrington Road, London, United Kingdom, SW73ER

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City Center
  • London
    2.2 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Victoria Station
    1.4 mi
  • Victoria Train Station
    1.4 mi
Underground stations
  • Gloucester Road
    2000 ft
  • South Kensington
    700 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Apero (cuisine: Mediterranean)
    100 ft
  • Muriel's Kitchen (cuisine: Italian)
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    111

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Rooms and availability

The Ampersand Hotel photos Room Standard Room
Standard Room
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Comfortable room with contemporary interior comprises a sleeping zone, work desk and private bathroom.

The Ampersand Hotel photos Room Superior Room
Superior Room
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The room is more spacious than the Standard room. It offers a work desk and a bathroom with all necessary amenities.

The Ampersand Hotel photos Room Deluxe Room
Deluxe Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 220 sq. feet
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Contemporary room includes a sleeping zone, a chaise lounge at the end of the bed or a comfortable armchair.

Room facilities
    The Ampersand Hotel photos Room Deluxe Studio
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    Spacious room offers a work area, a sleeping area and a cozy sitting area. Bathroom has all modern amenities.

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    The room has floor-to-ceiling windows and a balcony. There is a kitchenette with a microwave oven, a bedroom with a separate sitting room, a freestanding bath and walk-in shower or a bath/shower combination.

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    The standard rooms are also very large offer almost all the above amenities. Many of these rooms can accommodate up to four people and the hotel is popular for families wishing to visit London and its fantastic sights.

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    Grosvenor Kensington Hotel's Executive bedrooms are the rooms in London that have largebeds. All Executive rooms are extra spacious.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel The Ampersand Hotel - London London location
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    Hotel Address:

    10, Harrington Road, London, United Kingdom, SW73ER

    Get directions
    City Center
    • London
      2.2 mi
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Victoria Station
      1.4 mi
    • Victoria Train Station
      1.4 mi
    Underground stations
    • Gloucester Road
      2000 ft
    • South Kensington
      700 ft
    • Bus stop
      700 ft
    Restaurants
    • Apero (cuisine: Mediterranean)
      100 ft
    • Muriel's Kitchen (cuisine: Italian)
      300 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2012
    • Number of floors:
      6
    • Number of rooms:
      111

    Hotel Awards

    UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonThe Ampersand Hotel

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

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    The Ampersand Hotel Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • Campbell's Art Gallery - 400 ft
    • Clarges Gallery - 1400 ft

    Places of interest

    • St Augustine's Church, Kensington - 400 ft
    • Firehouse - 700 ft
    • The Harrington Club - 700 ft
    • Ismaili Centre - 700 ft
    • The Brompton Oratory - 1700 ft
    • Saint Yeghiche America Church - 1700 ft

    Convention centers

    • Institut français du Royaume-Un - 400 ft

    Amusement

    • The Mediatheque - 400 ft
    • Cinema Lumiere - 400 ft
    • Beatrix Potters Inspiration - 1400 ft

    Museums

    • Natural History Museum - 400 ft
    • Victoria And Albert Museum - 700 ft
    • The Dana Centre - 1000 ft
    • Friends Of The V & A - 1000 ft
    • Baden-Powell House Museum - 1700 ft

    Galleries

    • R B S Gallery - 1000 ft

    Underground stations

    Local attractions

    • Kensington Gardens - 1.0 mi
      The Magazine Storeyard, London
    • Italian Cultural Institute - 1.1 mi
      39 Belgrave Square, London
    • Leighton House Museum and Art Gallery - 1.2 mi
      12 Holland Park Road, London
    • Hyde Park - 1.1 mi
      Rangers Lodge, London
    • Battersea Park Children's Zoo - 1.2 mi
      Albert Bridge Road, London

    Near the hotel

    • Natural History Museum - 500 ft
      Cromwell Road, London
    • Brompton Oratory - 1000 ft
      Thurloe Place, London
    • Science Museum - 1400 ft
      Exhibition Road, London
    • Chelsea - 2700 ft
      LondonEngland
    • Victoria and Albert Museum - 1300 ft
      Cromwell Road, London
    • Baden-Powell House - 1000 ft
      65-67 Queens Gate, London
    • RCM Museum of Musical Instruments - 2000 ft
      Prince Consort Road, London

    Restaurants nearby

    • Apero - 100 ft

      Address: 2 Harrington Road
      Phone: 0207 591 4410

      86% likes this, based on 81 reviews
      Cuisine: Mediterranean

    • Dozo - 200 ft

      Address: 32, Old Compton Street
      Phone: 207 434 3219

      72% likes this, based on 62 reviews
      Cuisine: Japanese

    • DA SPAGO - 300 ft

      Address: 6 GLENDOWER PLACE
      Phone: +44 (0) 207 225 2407

      66% likes this, based on 119 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian
      Price Range: USD 1 - USD 56

    • Muriel's Kitchen - 300 ft

      Address: 1-3 Pelham Street
      Phone: 02075893511

      64% likes this, based on 226 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian

    • Khan's of Kensington - 200 ft

      Address: 3 Harrington Road
      Phone: (020)-7581-2900

      64% likes this, based on 59 reviews
      Cuisine: Indian, Halal
      Price Range: USD 1 - USD 53

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2012
    • Number of floors:
      6
    • Number of rooms:
      111

    Hotel Awards

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    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
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    The Ampersand Hotel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Ampersand Hotel

    Average guest rating

    6.2out of 10
    Good
    Based on 113 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Rooms
    7.1
    Value
    7.4
    Service
    7.5
    Location
    8.9
    Dining
    9.3

    Guest reviews

      How to reach hotel

      hotel The Ampersand Hotel - London London location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      10, Harrington Road, London, United Kingdom, SW73ER

      Get directions
      City Center
      • London
        2.2 mi
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Victoria Station
        1.4 mi
      • Victoria Train Station
        1.4 mi
      Underground stations
      • Gloucester Road
        2000 ft
      • South Kensington
        700 ft
      • Bus stop
        700 ft
      Restaurants
      • Apero (cuisine: Mediterranean)
        100 ft
      • Muriel's Kitchen (cuisine: Italian)
        300 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2012
      • Number of floors:
        6
      • Number of rooms:
        111

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonThe Ampersand Hotel

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

      Use Badge