The Ampersand Hotel - London

ex. Grosvenor Kensington

2-10 Harrington Road, London, United Kingdom, SW73ER  show map
 4 stars
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The Ampersand Hotel - London

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Valet parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

City shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

Offering a solarium and a library, The Ampersand Hotel lies in a trendy area of London near to Buckingham Palace, The London Eye and Royal Opera House. This contemporary hotel dates from 1888 and was refurbished in 2012.

The hotel is in the well-connected location just near Gloucester Road subway station. The city center lies within 4 km from the venue.

Within walking distance of Kensington and Chelsea district with restaurants and cafés.

Gloucester Road, Gloucester Road (GR) bus stop is located nearby. The hotel is within 20 minutes' drive from London City airport.

Rooms

This property comprises 111 rooms featuring deluxe king studio, deluxe studio and deluxe single room with high-speed internet, cable TV, pay television, an in-room safe and coffee/tea makers. They are fitted with a microwave, a dishwasher and a stove as well as en suite bathrooms with a shower, a bathtub and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

The 24-hour restaurant serves fine Mediterranean meals. Downstairs bar is available on site. A variety of dishes are served in DA SPAGO and Cafe Milan, which are only 5 minutes’ walk away.

Services

The on-site comforts include a baggage storage, a safety deposit box and an elevator.

Relax

The hotel caters to families with cribs and a playroom. The Ampersand Hotel provides a gym and a fitness center to help guests keep fit.

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

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

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Table tennis

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services

Children's facilities

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

Leisure facilities

  • Library

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial 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. 

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Hotel Address:

2-10 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

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Small Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 1 Single bed
Size: 130 sq. feet
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    Single Room
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 120 sq. feet
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      King Suite
      Bed type: King-size bed
      Size: 435 sq. feet
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        Suite
        Bed type: King-size bed
        Size: 435 sq. feet
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        Superior Room
        Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or 1 Single bed
        Size: 175 sq. feet
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          Deluxe Double Room
          Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed or 1 Single bed
          Size: 260 sq. feet
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            The Ampersand Hotel photos Room Deluxe Studio
            Deluxe Studio
            Bed type: King-size bed
            Size: 325 sq. feet
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            Deluxe King Room
            Bed type: King-size bed
            Size: 260 sq. feet
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              Deluxe King Studio
              Bed type: King-size bed
              Size: 325 sq. feet
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                How to reach hotel

                hotel The Ampersand Hotel - London London location
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                Hotel Address:

                2-10 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

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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
                • Ismaili Centre - 700 ft
                • The Harrington Club - 700 ft
                • Firehouse - 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

                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

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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:

                  2-10 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