A new kid on the Kensington block opened in May 2013.
Situated less than 15 minutes on the tube to the heart of the capital, the Xenia Hotel is a recent newcomer to the budget friendly yet plush South Ken hotel landscape. Located within touching distance of the Museum Mile guests will have the chance to take advantage of several venues nearby. Thanks to a ten minute walk you will be able to enjoy the Natural History Museum as well as the Science Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum.
In addition to this, you can shop till you literally drop in the local area due to the number of different shops not to mention leading designer names and boutiques stores which are available. The chic areas of Knightsbridge, Kensington and Belgravia are all within easy reach whilst there are also many restaurants surrounding this particular hotel. Lexham Garden is the ideal spot to respite amid the hustle and bustle of SW7 and there is a large Sainsbury’s nearby open round the clock, 7 days a week. Guests have the ability to walk to both the Fulham Road and Kings Road whilst for sporting addicts Stamford Bridge is nearby.
Home to the mighty Blues, this is where Chelsea play their games and with the return of the Special One, Jose Mourinho for the 2013/14 campaign, it is certain to be an unforgettable season. Guests can access Earls Court Exhibition Centre and within 15 minutes lies the iconic Harrods store. A very safe area guests can use a short cut in order to explore High Street Kensington in 10 minutes on foot.
Each of the 99 rooms at the Xenia Hotel has been fully gentrified to blend in with the upmarket venues around this area. With plenty of Victorian period design and influences, this is one of the hottest places in the locality. Subtle rooms provide neutral tones alongside elegant touches such as Cole & Son wallpaper. Mod cons include air conditioning, en suite facilities and luxury complimentary toiletries by L’Occitane. Don’t forget the 32 inch flat screen televisions with choice of Freeview channels.
Evoluzione is the restaurant at Xenia delivering a wealth of Italian dishes. Aside from the classics such as risotto guests can enjoy a carefully designed menu which provides less than 800 calories for those health conscious individuals. There are 2 bars and a pretty outdoor terrace that comes heated with plenty of shiny accessories; Check out the diverse cocktail selection and on site herb garden. Xenia Hotel provides a reception that is manned 24 hours a day and free wireless internet access. Parking services are not available on site.
Xenia Hotel is fortunate enough to be close to two stations namely Gloucester Road and Earls Court. Gloucester Road lies in Zone 1 of the underground system and is served by the Piccadilly, Circle and District lines. Earls Court is in Zone and is served by the Piccadilly and District lines.
By the way:
Catch up on work or play with a dedicated Samsung tablet device which can be found in your room.