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What's on Near our Hotel in Kensinton


What's on Near our Hotel in Kensinton

What's on Near our Hotel in Kensinton

London is full of exciting attractions and events, just waiting to be explored, many near to our hotel in Kensington. Check out what’s going on Kensington this summer for your next short break at our hotel.

Hintze Hall reopens with a splash

On 14th July, Hintze Hall in the Natural History Museum will reopen. The space will feature a host of new specimens and exhibits, reflecting the story of evolution, diversity in the world today, and our role in protecting the planet. There is also an exciting new central display of a giant blue whale skeleton, taking the place of Dippy the Diplicodus that held pride of place in the hall for 35 years. For more information visit

Enjoy a movie under the stars

Kensington Palace gardens will once again be host to a selection of movies throughout August including Moulin Rouge, The Goonies and Bridget Jones’ Baby. Pack up a picnic and lay your blanket under the stars as you watch one of these popular movies like never before. For more information and tickets visit

Kensington Palace Movies Nights

Capture the spirit of the city by paint

Pintar Rapido London is the UK’s biggest outdoor painting festival in the UK taking place on 29th and 30th July. It’s a weekend celebration of art and the London cityscape, open to professional and non-professional artists with the aim of capturing the spirit of London by paint. The first day is for painting and the following day the public can buy and view these unique works of art. For more information visit

Pintar Rapido Painting Festival, London

Experience outdoor opera at Holland Park

Each summer Holland Park plays host to a programme of Opera events and performances, giving you an experience like no other. One such show is Zazà, a romantic Italian opera following the life of Parisian music hall singer named Zazà. You can expect lush orchestration, evocative dance styles, infectious rhythms and bursts of colour. It’s an event not to be missed. For tickets visit

Holland Park

If you need a hotel in Kensington near to many of London’s top attractions, get in touch with our hotel team now at or 020 7373 6514.

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Explore Kensington, central London from our fantastic hotel location!


Explore Kensington, central London from our fantastic hotel location!

We are just a short walk from Earl's Court Station, ideal to take in all the sights of central London...


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