London Kensington Olympia

The Royal Borough

42 W Cromwell Rd, Kensington, London SW5 9QL

Earls Court Kensington Olympia Gloucester Road
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Our rooms

Our rooms reflect the homely experience we strive to provide for our guests. We believe it is important, not only for you to feel welcome and comfortable, but to be able to unwind and truly feel at home when staying with us. Our cosy rooms ensure you have everything you need for a pleasant and satisfying stay. This includes:

  • Hypnos beds
  • Power showers
  • 43-inch smart TV with Chromecast connectivity
  • Hairdryer,
  • Our signature mood lighting and more.

We also offer an ironing room for guests who need to look extra sharp for important events or meetings.

We're committed to ensuring our rooms are cleaned to the highest standards and that's why we work with external Health & Safety consultants Saeker who have rated our cleaning standards as five star. To give you peace of mind when you stay with us we've also introduced additional measures such as adding a safety seal to rooms post-cleaning and allowing 24 hours between each room use. For more information about our commitment to cleanliness, visit the Safety and Well-being page. 

Start your day right with

Everyone knows breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Our buffet breakfast is currently unavailable but we will be offering a Brekkie Bag that will be available to order for £5 at reception. The Brekkie Bag will include a yoghurt pot, banana, croissant and orange juice carton. It also includes tea or coffee that will be made to order and collected at the breakfast bar. 

The Brekkie Bag will be available for collection at the breakfast bar from 06:30 to 10:30 Monday to Friday and 07:00 to 11:00 on weekends and bank holidays. 

There are also a range of grab-and-go snacks and hot drink selections on offer from the hotel lobby throughout the day (and night), just pop down to reception if you're feeling peckish or fancy a cuppa. 

Your Hosts at Point A Hotel Kensington Olympia
Meet the team

Mari Carmen
Cluster General Manager
Massimiliano
Hotel Manager
Theo
Host
 

Culture, style & science

Kensington is synonymous with fashion. The famous High Street Kensington provides a stylish haven for shoppers thanks to the number of specialist and designer shops in the area, as well as several excellent pubs and restaurants in the area. Nearby, is also Notting Hill, which is famous for its Portobello Road Market, the world’s largest antiques market, and the annual Notting Hill Carnival.

Being home to some of the best Museums in all of London, with free entry for the famous Natural History Museum, Science Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum, South Kensington is also a celebration of science, nature and design, all in one place. For those seeking more green space, the nearby Hyde Park is the largest royal park in London, with an array of outdoor activities, while visitors of Kensington gardens can get their fix of contemporary art and architecture. Holland park also contains the beautiful Kyoto garden; a Japanese garden donated by the Kyoto Chamber of Commerce in 1991.

For events, the nearby Kensington Olympia hosts numerous conferences and events throughout the year and, of course, there’s the famous Royal Albert Hall.

 

Our Kensington Partners

At present, we cannot guarantee our A-list partners are fully open or offering a discount. We are working to update our offering and partner discounts through the easing of government guidelines. Watch this space for further information.

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  • The Gym logo Top-notch equipment for all exercise routines including cardio machines, free weights and free classes... Read more • Free membership during your stay at
    Point A
    • Available at The Gym... Read more
    254-258 North End Rd, Fulham, London SW6 1NJ, UK 20 mins View on map
  • Book a same-day laundry & dry cleaning collection with free delivery in 24 hrs. Book today, wear tomor... Read more A-List guests receive:
    • 15% off all orders
    • Get your promo code fro... Read more
    View on map
  • Table reservations highly recommended. The Hansom Cab is your ‘local beer house’, serving some of the... Read more • 15% off total bill
    • 7 days a week
    84-86 Earls Ct Rd, Kensington, London W8 6EG, UK 5 mins View on map
  • At Maroush Bakehouse, traditional Lebanese Khobez (pita bread) are expertly created and served, alongs... Read more • 15% off total bill
    • 7 days a week
    131 Earls Ct Rd, Kensington, London SW5 9RQ, UK 4 mins View on map

    Things to do in Kensington
    Be inspired to explore

    Kensington, home to London's most famous free museums plus plenty of royal palaces and parks - It's also home to your Point A Kensington Olympia Hotel. 

    Shopping & Markets
    Kensington High Street is by far the best place for shopping and eateries, it's also a short 11-minute walk from our hotel. Stretching from Hammersmith right through to Kensington Gardens, you'll find lovely cafes, restaurants as well as big retail brands. There are many local markets too, these include South Kensington Markets and if you don't mind catching the tube, Notting Hill and Shepherd's Bush Markets are well worth the visit as well.

    Tourist Attractions
    • London's best museums are a short tube or bus ride from our hotel, these include Natural History Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum, The Science Museum and the Clockmaker's Museum. Most of them are free too!
    • Interested in all things green? Lucky for you Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park are both a short tube ride from our hotel. Relax and unwind in these beautiful open spaces. Or check out Holland Park, less than 10 minutes from our hotel.
    • If you're a royal fan, Kensington Palace and Buckingham Palace aren't too far either. You might just catch a glimpse of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge who reside in Kensington Palace or better yet the Queen. (no promises though)

    Eat & Drink
    Looking for delicious food options that don't hurt your back pocket? Check out Cacciari's Restaurant, this rustic Italian restaurant will win you over with traditional wood fired pizzas and authentic pasta. If you are after a curry, why not pop in to Addies Thai for some classic green curry or a spicy basil pork stir fry.

    For Middle Eastern flavours, look no further than Maroush Earl's Court. This popular Lebanese restaurant chain will definitely deliver on taste and value. This 'Bakery-Restaurant' is in a world of it's own. They serve freshly baked pita bread alongside traditional Lebanese mezza, wraps, grills and salads. What more could you want? Another popular restaurant chain, Nandos is nearby too. Their finger licking chicken will not disappoint. Best of all, all the restaurants mentioned above are within 5-15 minutes walking distance from our hotel.

    Want something to quench your thirst? We recommend visiting the Hansom Cab. No matter what you are looking for - lagers, pale ales, ciders or stout, local or international they've got you sorted! This classic English pub is just 5 minutes walk from our hotel and close by Kensington High Street.

    Getting here
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    Hotel Address

    42 W Cromwell Rd, Kensington, London SW5 9QL

    Nearest Stations

    National Rail

    • Earls Court
    • Kensington Olympia
    • Gloucester Road

    Parking

    We do not have parking spaces at Point A Kensington Olympia.

    The closest car park is the NCP Car Park London Olympia, W8 6PL. The price to park your car there is £30 per 24 hours. Ask our staff at reception for more information.

    For car charging, the Tesco car park located on West Cromwell Road, W14 8PB, offers electric charging points.

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    Testimonials
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    EXCELLENT HOTEL AND STAFF

    Stayed at this lovely hotel for 4 nights. I could work very well. Its close to tube, just a small walk away. And lovely Sarah was perfect assistant for my full trip. She knows London and help everything. I will stay at this hotel my next trips. 10/10

    captain- Trip Advisor Point A Hotel Kensington
    WONDERFUL STAY

    We had a great and relaxing stay. We were able to work smoothly and staff is amazing. Sarah was perfect and made our stay lovely. She recommended us plenty of spots and perks in town. We loved the brekkie!

    Öznur U- Trip Advisor Point A Hotel Kensington
    BOUTIQUE BUDGET HOTEL

    Stayed here while visiting London to go to a concert. It had recently opened and its amazing. Point A have small rooms but they are well equipped,clean and modern. This is like the others but has an amazing reception area. Very well designed to feel kind a boutique style. Really nice professional staff. Very good location near the national express stop and a short walk to Earls Court tube. Well done point a! This is a perfect place to stay in London for people who want to get out and about!

    Jason P- Trip Advisor Point A Hotel Kensington

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