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Holiday Inn Kensington Forum

97 Cromwell Road, London



Holiday Inn Kensington Forum

97 Cromwell Road, London, SW7 4DN, London, United Kingdom

Holiday Inn Kensington Forum
Holiday Inn Kensington Forum
The hotel is perfectly situated in one of London’s most luxurious and beautiful areas within South Kensington, London

Quick Facts

  • Star Rating:
  • City: London
  • District: Central London
  • Area: Kensington
  • Accomodation type: 4 star modern hotel
  • Hotel Group: Holiday Inn
  • Number of Bedrooms: 906
  • Check in: .00
  • Check out: .00
  • Close to: Gloucester Road
  • Tube: Gloucester Road (0.2km)
  • Swimming Pool No
  • On site parking Yes
  • Health Spa No
  • Dogs Allowed No
  • Gym Yes


Holiday Inn London Kensington Forum is a 906 room, 4 star hotel in South Kensington, South West London. The nearest tube station to the Holiday Inn London Kensington Forum is Gloucester Road tube in zone 1 of the Underground and is served by the following line(s): District - Piccadilly - Circle line. Gloucester Road station is 0.16 miles from the Holiday Inn London Kensington Forum. The nearest rail station to the hotel is West Brompton Station which is 1.12 miles away.

The Holiday Inn Kensington Forum is a modern, convenient and comfortable 4 star hotel. Located in the heart of fashionable Kensington and Chelsea , the Holiday Inn Kensington is an ideal base for touring the landmarks, attractions and buzzing nightlife of London.

The Hotel is minutes from the world famous Harrods department store, Kensington Palace & Gardens, chic stores of South Kensington High Street, the Royal Albert Hall, the Victoria & Albert Museum and the Earls Court and Olympia exhibition venues.

This area around Gloucester Road tube station is one of the safest and most upmarket in central London so even if you are out late, you never need to worry about returning back to the hotel.

With a direct tube link to Heathrow Airport from Gloucester Road underground station and central London just a minutes walk from the Hotel, you are well placed for business meetings in the city or to visit the Capital's main tourist attractions. The hotel is actually on the A4 dual carriageway which is the main commuter route out of London and connects directly with the M4 motorway.

The hotel's spacious lobby reflects the contemporary style that you will come to expect of the hotel. Express lifts give you easy access to the hotel's 27 floors.

As the tallest Hotel in Europe, many of the hotel's bedrooms offer you spectacular panoramic skyline views of London which are truly breathtaking.

The Holiday Inn London Kensington Forum offers its guests a choice of three restaurant/bars whether you want to relax with dinner, grab a quick snack or enjoy a pint of traditional British beer then you are spoilt for choice.


This refurbished restaurant offers a light, modern design and is located adjacent to the Hotel's Lobby. The ideal place to meet up with friends, family and business contacts, Consortia serves a modern European menu and a wide range of New World wines in a relaxed and informal setting.

In the warmer months, you can enjoy lunch or dinner on the outdoor terrace and special lunch time menus offer exceptional value for money. It also brews the famous Starbucks coffee selection, which is available to drink in or "to go."

Forum Room

The Forum Room is open for English, continental and Japanese breakfast seven days a week. The hotel's main restaurant for breakfast, the Forum Room serves an extensive hot traditional English breakfast, alongside fresh buttery croissants and pastries, hot toast and preserves, a cold continental meat selection, cheeses, cereals, fruit and much more. The Forum Room is also host to a series of themed evening events and live entertainment ranging from a Sunday Jazz Brunch, to Caribbean Nights to a Latino Experience!

Cromwell Tavern

This traditional wood panelled bar has the look and feel of the best Victorian style British pubs and a warmth of welcome to match. Serving traditional British draught beers and real ales, alongside an array of other wines and spirits, the Cromwell Bar is an ideal place to relax and watch the latest soccer game or live sports events. Serving snacks and a hot buffet lunch daily, The Cromwell Tavern offers you a simple, relaxed place to eat, drink and catch up on the latest news with friends.

Bedrooms and Suites 

The Holiday Inn Kensington Forum has over 900 light and modern guest bedrooms, 73 of which are executive and four magnificent suites. Each room has a private bathroom, remote control colour TV, satellite channels, direct dial telephone, voicemail, dataport, Sony PlayStation, minibar, tea and coffee making facilities and hair dryer.

Executive Rooms

There are 73 fully refurbished executive bedrooms all which offer you additional space and comfort, including:

A larger working desk

Trouser press

Larger seating area and sofa

Complimentary mineral water, chocolates and news / lifestyle magazines

Executive stationery

Deluxe toiletries

Complimentary use of a bathrobe

Complimentary evening turndown service provided on request

Perfect if you are planning a longer stay.

Facilities & Activities

The Kensington Forum Hotel offers you a range of additional facilities and activities - to make your stay more enjoyable and stress-free these include:



Car Parking in secure garage

Business Centre

Concierge Desk

Currency Exchange

Gift Shop

Air Conditioned

Safe Deposit Box

Turndown Service

Wake-up Service

Copy Service

Laundry/Valet Services Executive Level


Modem Lines in Room

Multilingual Staff

Room Service

Theatre tickets

Tour bookings

Flight assistance

Secretarial Service

Gift Shop

For those last minute gifts, a magazine, confectionery, tobacco products and those "forgotten" items, the lobby gift store is the ideal solution. Local shopping is also within a few minutes walk of the Hotel. 


Fitness Centre

Wind down and work out in the Hotel's 24 hour fitness centre. Fully air-conditioned to keep you cool and with range of high quality cardio-vascular and resistance equipment, your fitness routine is easy to stick to when you stay with us. The changing rooms are excellent and there is always plenty of hot water. Shower gels, soft, fluffy towels and complimentary water machines are all provided.


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Restaurants and bars
Kensington Forum Hotel Restaurant ( Distance: 0.0km )
97 Cromwell Road, London, SW7 4DN
Vecchiomondo ( Distance: 0.1km )
118 Cromwell Rd, London, SW7 4ET
Garfunkels Restaurant ( Distance: 0.1km )
128 Gloucester Rd, London, SW7 4SF
Wildwood Gloucester Road ( Distance: 0.1km )
154-156 Gloucester Road, London, SW7 4TD
Thai Taste ( Distance: 0.1km )
130 Cromwell Rd, London, SW7 4ET

Around the Holiday Inn Kensington Forum, London


  • Kensington Forum Hotel Restaurant, British, 97 Cromwell Road, (0.0km)
  • Vecchiomondo, Italian, 118 Cromwell Rd, (0.1km)
  • Garfunkels Restaurant, American, 128 Gloucester Rd, (0.1km)


  • Malachite, The Bentley Kempinski Hotel, 27-33 Harrington Gardens South Kensington London, (0.2km)
  • Opal, 36A Gloucester Road Kensington London, (0.4km)
  • All Bar One, 152 Gloucester Road South Kensington London, (0.4km)


  • Nearest Department Store: Marks & Spencer, 113 Kensington High Street, (0.8km)
  • Nearest Shopping Centre: Gloucester Arcade, 128 Gloucester Road, (0.1km)
  • Art Gallery: Irish Contemporary Art, 14 Edinburgh House 56-57 Courtfield Gardens, (0.1km)
  • Museum: Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, (0.6km)

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