THIS AREA HAS IT ALL - HARRODS, HYDE PARK, MUSEUMS, GREAT TUBE LINKS AND VERY SAFE DAY AND NIGHT:
South Kensington is, for many people, a better alternative than staying in the West End. Being only a 2 minute walk from the tube station and with easy walking access to many attractions, restaurants, bars and shops, Rydges is worthy of consideration
The Rydges Hotel is just 150 metres from Gloucester Road tube station in South Kensington. From this station you have fast and direct travel not only to the West End and Covent Garden but also out to London Heathrow Airport (all 5 terminals). The tube also takes you directly to London Tower and the City.
Hyde Park is a ten minute walk to the north and Chelsea a similar time to the south.
Earls Court and its exhibition centre are also easily walkable.
Facilities at Rydges Kensington Plaza:
Private bathroom | power shower | minibar(not single rooms) | ironing board (not single rooms) | safe | movie channels | satellite channels | "Dream" beds | air conditioning | hair dryer | towel warmer | telephone | wifi
Executive rooms have all the above plus high ceilings, trouser press, bathroom toiletries, flat screen tv.
Every room features a Dream Bed:
The bed has been designed by Australias oldest and most respected bed manufacturer, A.H Beard. It features the Worlds Best Talalay Latex mattress and Double Flex Edge Border Supports to give you the ultimate nights sleep while supporting your body.
24 hour reception staff | 24 hour room service | Express checkout | concierge | dry cleaning and laundry service | public internet terminals | reduced admission to health and fitness center | luggage storage
The Jam Cupboard restaurant offers international cuisine and grills and is open morning and night 7 days a week.
Breakfast : Mon to Fri 7am to 10am, Sat and Sun 7.30am to 10.30am
Lunch : Mon to Fri 12noon to 3.00pm
Dinner : 5.00pm to 10pm daily
The Atrium Lounge is a place to relax or have an informal meeting whilst taking a snack or afternoon tea.
The Polo Bar is an English pub style venue with beers, wines and spirits. Big screen Tv and a roaring fire when its cold. A great hot and cold bar snack menu including burgers, fish and chips and healthy options.
Mon to Fri 4pm to 11pm
Sat 12pm to 11pm
Sun 12pm to 10.30pm
Local attractions: (Within a 20 minute walk)
Royal Albert Hall
Natural History Museum
High Street Kensington
Top location for Rydges Kensington Plaza which can only please. It is an upmarket residential area which is safe to be around at night. Travel links are superb and many shops within an easy walk.