Kensington High Street

 
 
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Kensington High Street, Kensington, Kensington and Chelsea, London W14 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Kensington High Street in Kensington and Chelsea. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Kensington High Street is Kensington (Olympia) Tube Station which is about 4 minutes to the South West.

Kensington High Street is in the London area of Kensington.

 

LondonTown.com - Kensington High Street Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
West Kensington Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Broadwood Terrace NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
Olympia Hilton NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Kensington High Street on LondonTown.com

 
June in London 2012

Open Garden Squares Weekend Kensington Roof Gardens, W8 5SA 9th June 2012 - 11th June 2012 From the iron-fenced residential parks of west London to the landscaped churchyards...

 
 
London's Outdoor Spaces

Kensington Roof Gardens 99 Kensington High Street, W8 5SA Now more a clubbing and "event" venue, these extraordinary Roof Gardens are still accessible to the general public...

 
 
London's Al Fresco Food Spots

Babylon at the Roof Gardens 99 Kensington High Street, W8 5SA Rooftop views, barbecues, flamingos and secret gardens in Kensington Babylon at the Roof Gardens is hidden...

 
 
A Traditional London Picnic

Go West: Holland Park Pretty Holland Park is the ideal location for those wanting to escape the clamour of the city but who don't want...

 
 
Where to Stay

Kensington West 25 Matheson Road, Kensington, W14 8SN A good choice if you're looking for an affordable family friendly hotel in Kensington this Easter, the Kensington West...

 
 
What's on in London 2014

Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Kensington High Street

Near Kensington High Street
Think Earls Court London
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £75  27% off
181 Warwick Road, W14 | 4 minutes from Kensington High Street
Think Earl's Court apartments are less than 7 minutes walk from both Olympia and Earl's Court exhibition centres, and convenient for exploring Notting Hill, Portabello and ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Olympia Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £58  30% off
380 Kensington High Street, W14 | 4 minutes from Kensington High Street
Though it is designed for visitors to the nearby Olympia Exhibition Centre, there are plenty of other reasons to stay at the Hilton Olympia, not least ... More
 
 
 
Simply Rooms & Suites Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £41  37% off
21 Avonmore Road, W14 | 5 minutes from Kensington High Street
Simply Rooms & Suites is one of a range of new boutique hotels, located close to the Olympia Exhibition Centre. Affordable, high quality four-star hotel rooms ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Kensington High Street

Near Kensington High Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Now On
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: 19th July to 2nd August 2014
Holland Park Theatre, Holland Park, Holland Park, London W8 | 5 minutes from Kensington High Street
A highlight of Opera Holland Park in 2013, the specially commissioned family opera based on Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, with music by Will Todd, ...More
 
 
 
On Soon
Opera Holland Park: Alice's Adventures In Wonderland
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 30th July, 1st August and 2nd August 2014 - 3pm
Holland Park Theatre, Holland Park, Holland Park, London W8 | 5 minutes from Kensington High Street
Investec present their operatic version of Lewis Carroll's classic children's story. Starring Fflur Wyn as Alice, with James Cleverton, Robert Burt, Hannah Pedley and Magid El-Bushra....More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Now On
Opera Holland Park: Norma
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 19th July to 8th August 2014
Holland Park Theatre, Holland Park, W8 | 5 minutes from Kensington High Street
Opera Holland Park stages a new production of Bellini's Norma this summer with a cast including Yvonne Howard, Heather Shipp and Joseph Wolverton accompanied by the ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Kensington High Street

Near Kensington High Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Coronet
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
103 Notting Hill Gate, Kensington, London W11 | 15 minutes from Kensington High Street
Originally built in 1898 as a theatre, Notting Hill's Coronet is now the place to go for a good, old-fashioned cinema experience. The dcor harks back ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Troubadour
London > Entertainment > Live Music
263-267 Brompton Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 15 minutes from Kensington High Street
The Troubadour is a lovely little cafe, which hosts an inspiring program of folk, blues, psychedelia and poetry downstairs. It's also the place where Private Eye ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Troubadour
London > Entertainment > Live Music
265 Old Brompton Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 15 minutes from Kensington High Street
Kensington's original boho coffee house. Jimi Hendrix, Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan and Paul Simon played here back in the 60s. Of course, Kensington has changed a ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Kensington High Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Kensington High Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leighton House Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
12 Holland Park Road, Holland Park, London W14 | 1 minute from Kensington High Street
Leighton House is one of the most opulent museums in London, and its small scale makes it easy enough to explore thoroughly in an afternoon. Located ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Holland Park
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Holland Park Avenue / Kensington High Street, Holland Park, London W8 | 5 minutes from Kensington High Street
Small, pretty park in west London. Pretty, petit Holland Park is the ideal location for those wanting to escape the clamour of the city but who don’t ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
18 Stafford Terrace (Linley Sambourne House)
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
18 Stafford Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 7 minutes from Kensington High Street
For a virtually untouched and immaculately preserved slice of Victorian living, visit this delightful building. One of the only genuine Victorian townhouses remaining and virtually unchanged ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Kensington High Street

The best shops and markets near Kensington High Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Roberson Wine
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
348 Kensington High Street, Holland Park, London W14 | 2 minutes from Kensington High Street
Family owned independent wine merchant. Roberson's stock the largest selection of wine by the bottle in London, largely French classics... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Children's Book Centre
London > Shopping > Books
237 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from Kensington High Street
This is a bookshop and a whole lot more, with everything on offer from padded books for tots, through wonderful picture books and on to first ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Non-Stop Party Shop
London > Shopping > Specialists
214 Kensington High Street, Holland Park, London W8 | 6 minutes from Kensington High Street
This is a one-stop non-stop shop for all your party needs. From decorations - streamers, banners, pinata and confetti - to luminous novelties and dressing-up ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Kensington High Street

What are the best dining options near Kensington High Street London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Reza Patisserie
London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
345 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | On Kensington High Street
If you want to eat Iranian this is the place to stop. The patisserie has a fabulous array of unusual biscuits and cakes and the delicatessen ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Memories of China
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
353 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | On Kensington High Street
Located in up-market Kensington, Memories of China is the sister restaurant to Ken Lo's restaurant of the same name in Belgravia. The tasteful interior with fresh ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Il Portico
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
277 Kensington High Street, W8 | 4 minutes from Kensington High Street
Italian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near Kensington High Street

Near Kensington High Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 11 minutes from Kensington High Street
Evening and weekend classes in life drawing and painting, taught by tutors from the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Society of British Sculptors. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
155 Talgarth Road, Hammersmith, London W14 | 13 minutes from Kensington High Street
LAMDA is among the most famous and prestigious acting schools in the world. It is very hard to be selected for a course here, but almost ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King Street College
London > Education > English Language Courses
47 Shepherd's Bush Green, W12 | 18 minutes from Kensington High Street
This school teaches about 800 students from 40 different countries, offering general and exam focused English language courses for adults. Students prepare for the Cambridge exams and ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Kensington High Street

Kensington High Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Holland Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Ilchester Place, Holland Park, London W8 | 5 minutes from Kensington High Street
Pretty, petit Holland Park is the ideal location for those wanting to escape the clamour of the city but who don't want to travel too far ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Roof Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 11 minutes from Kensington High Street
Although a restaurant, clubbing and event venue, the extraordinary Kensington Roof Gardens are still accessible to the general public during the day if there are no ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
K Spa at K West Hotel
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
K West Hotel & Spa, Richmond Way, W14 | 13 minutes from Kensington High Street
Book in for some freeze-thaw action at the K Spa at the K West Hotel, an oasis of calm in a stylishly modernised former ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Kensington High Street

The best pubs near London Kensington High Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Scarsdale
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23A Edwards Square, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from Kensington High Street
If pubs were judged by their location and setting, The Scardale Tavern in Kensington would top many lists for this really is quaint London at its ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Abingdon
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
54 Abingdon Road, Kensington, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Kensington High Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cumberland Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
29 North End Road, Hammersmith, London W14 | 7 minutes from Kensington High Street
An excellent gastropub, with a menu of truly delightful English and Mediterranean dishes. The Cumberland is the only decent pub within a mile radius, a friendly ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Kensington High Street

Kensington High Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ping
London > Nightlife > Bars
180-184 Earl's Court Road, SW5 | 10 minutes from Kensington High Street
We can't help but feel that Boris Johnson would approve of Ping, a cavernous venue which serves cocktails, pizzas and ping pong (or whiff whaff if ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Babylon at the Roof Gardens
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 11 minutes from Kensington High Street
Richard Branson's rooftop restaurant-come-nightclub at Kensington Roof Gardens is a favourite with the glam girls of Kensington, who can be seen at all hours sipping cocktails ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Piano
London > Nightlife > Bars
106 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 11 minutes from Kensington High Street
If you ask your friends about this place, not many will know. It's not wildly off the beaten track either, situated directly opposite High Street Ken ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Kensington High Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Kensington High Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Olympia London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hammersmith Road, Kensington, London W14 | 6 minutes from Kensington High Street
Times have changed since the Olympia first flung open its doors to the public on Boxing Day 1886 for the Hippodrome Circus, with the promise of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Debenham House
London > Business > Venue Hire
8 Addison Road, Holland Park, Holland Park, London W14 | 7 minutes from Kensington High Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Conference and Events Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 9 minutes from Kensington High Street
Handily located just off High Street Kensington (between Holland Park and Kensington Gardens), the Kensington Conference and Events Centre can accommodate up to 1,470 people and ... More
 
 
 
 

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Opera Holland Park: Norma
Concerts | Until 8th August 2014 

Holland Park Theatre 5 minutes walk from Kensington High Street

Opera Holland Park stages a new production of Bellini's Norma this summer with a cast including Yvonne Howard, Heather Shipp ...More

Opera Holland Park: Adriana Lecouvreur
Concerts | Until 9th August 2014 

Holland Park Theatre 5 minutes walk from Kensington High Street

Twelve years after Opera Holland Park last produced Adriana Lecouvreur, Cilea's sumptuously gorgeous opera returns to the leafy environs of ...More

Opera Holland Park
Opera Holland Park
Concerts | Until 9th August 2014 

Holland Park Theatre 5 minutes walk from Kensington High Street

The annual Holland Park Opera is a highlight of summer in London, when the ...More

 
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Kids Events | Until 2nd August 2014 

Holland Park Theatre 5 minutes walk from Kensington High Street

A highlight of Opera Holland Park in 2013, the specially commissioned family opera based on Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in ...More

 
Todd Dorigo
Concerts | On 29th July 2014 

The Troubadour 15 minutes walk from Kensington High Street

Dorigo plays a form of psychedelic garage punk folk, with support from Daniel Sage....More

Book Break
Exhibitions | Until 29th July 2014 

Brompton Library 16 minutes walk from Kensington High Street

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Glorious Georges
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 16 minutes walk from Kensington High Street

At Kensington Palace State Apartments a special display will take place to mark the 300th anniversary of the Georgian dynasty. ...More

Fashion Rules
Exhibitions | Until 4th July 2015 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 16 minutes walk from Kensington High Street

Take a nostalgic look back at recent decades of royal dress through the wardrobes of three members of the British ...More

Queen Anne
Theatre | Until 3rd August 2014 

Barons Court Theatre 17 minutes walk from Kensington High Street

Historia Theatre Company presents Kate Glover's drama, set in the reign of the little-known Queen, whose achievements in an age ...More

This Was A Man
Theatre | Until 2nd August 2014 

Finborough Theatre 19 minutes walk from Kensington High Street

Banned by the Lord Chamberlain for its facetious and irreverent treatment of adultery, this previously unseen play by Noel Coward ...More

 
 
 
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