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
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee shop

Shuttle

City shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

The Ampersand Hotel is a 4-star sophisticated property offering a cozy accommodation steps away from Buckingham Palace, The London Eye and Royal Opera House. Founded in 1888, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2012.

Its location next to an underground station allows to see a palace, a museum and a gallery in London. It is about 4 km away from the center of London.

Quick access to bars, restaurants and cafés is provided.

Guests can reach The Ampersand Hotel by car from London City airport in 20 minutes.

Rooms

The hotel comprises 111 rooms equipped with high-speed internet, cable television, pay TV, individual climate control and a laptop-compatible safe. The rooms also feature carpet floor and Victorian furnishing.

Eat & Drink

The 24-hour restaurant offers fine Mediterranean cuisine. Guests can savor cocktails, coffee and tea in the downstairs bar. Serving an array of dishes, DA SPAGO and Cafe Milan are just 100 meters away.

Services

This property offers a baggage storage, currency exchange and a safe deposit box along with a business center and a meeting room to answer the needs of all guests.

Relax

Cribs and a game room are available for children. A gym and a fitness center 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

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • 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
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

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

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

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

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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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

The Ampersand Hotel photos Room Standard Room
Standard Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 130 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
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Comfortable room with contemporary interior comprises a sleeping zone, work desk and private bathroom.

Room facilities
    The Ampersand Hotel photos Room Superior Room
    Superior Room
    Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or Double bed
    Size: 220 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
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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.

    Room facilities
      The Ampersand Hotel photos Room Deluxe Room
      Deluxe Room
      Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed or 1 Single bed
      Size: 260 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
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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
        Deluxe Studio
        Bed type: King-size bed
        Size: 325 sq. feet
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        • Air conditioning
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        Spacious room offers a work area, a sleeping area and a cozy sitting area. Bathroom has all modern amenities.

        Room facilities
          The Ampersand Hotel photos Room Suite
          Suite
          Bed type: King-size bed
          Size: 435 sq. feet
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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.

          Room facilities
            The Ampersand Hotel photos Room
            Standard Room
            Bed type: Double bed
            Size: 130 sq. feet
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            • Free Wi-Fi
            • Air conditioning
            • Shower
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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.

            Room facilities
              Executive Room
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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

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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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              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
              • Ismaili Centre - 700 ft
              • The Harrington Club - 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

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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:

                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