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The Kensington Hotel

The Kensington Hotel

The Kensington Hotel

London is, without a doubt, one of the most fashion-forward and coolest cities in the world. We decided to stop by and have a look ourselves, and our first stop was – of course! – The Kensington Hotel. We were thus greeted in by its Director of Sales, Esther Lapole…
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…Wow! We knew it would be stylish and classy, but we had no idea it was going to be this fabulous!
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As you can see here, the rooms are lavishly decorated with sumptuous furniture – exquisitely upholstered -; contemporary art; and a masterful use of light. You get the best of the nineteenth and the twenty first centuries here at The Kensington Hotel!
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It’s hard to think of a more British image than the one above: a lovely, sophisticated London lady like Esther, drinking a cup of tea. When you visit, make sure you don’t miss the Afternoon Tea at The Kensington Hotel – it will be one of the highlights of your visit. Oh, and you will get to enjoy it every day during your stay!
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During our stay at The Kensington Hotel, London was graced by a charming weather – sunnier than usual, and very cool with a slight breeze. We could actually ‘feel’ the city smiling at us – much like Esther in this photo.
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The Kensington Hotel is conveniently located only a short distance away from some of the hottest and trendiest spots in London. Get ready for endless afternoons of visits to marvellous museums, distinguished boutiques, world-renowned exclusive stores, and many other unforgettable surprises. Just make sure to bring your finest coat and you’ll be prepared for any abrupt weather changes! It is London, after all…
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…oh, and London is the natural habitat of an endangered species of sorts: The Gentleman. You can count on British gents to hold doors open for you, even when it’s raining or if they are in a hurry. Yes – they are real, not just a product of Jane Austen’s imagination!
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Even when the wind gets a bit feistier and the clouds show up in the sky, London always finds a way to steal your heart. Right, Esther?
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General Manager at The Kensington Hotel, Frits Potgieter, takes front and center stage here – he runs things impeccably. Together, Frits and Esther form a great team: professional, warm, classy, and always on point, whatever the occasion may be!
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Thanks so much, Esther and Frits: we couldn’t have asked for a more elegant and memorable stay in London than the one we had at The Kensington Hotel. Rest assured, we will be back as soon as we can!

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