Kensington Road

ADDRESS
Kensington Road, Kensington, Kensington and Chelsea, London W8†

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Kensington Road 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 Road is High Street Kensington Tube Station which is about 5 minutes to the South West.

Kensington Road is in the London area of Kensington.

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Gloucester Road Tube Station
11 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

West Brompton Overground Station
21 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Royal Garden Hotel NCP
2 minutes walk
Young Street NCP
3 minutes walk

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London Events 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

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Hotels near Kensington Road

Near Kensington Road
The Milestone Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £285† 38% off
1 Kensington Court, W8 | 1 minute from Kensington Road
'Luxury' best sums up these rooms and apartments overlooking Kensington Palace and Gardens in one of London's most coveted positions. Apartments come with fireplaces, en-suite marble ... More
Baglioni Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £237† 37% off
60 Hyde Park Gate, SW7 | 2 minutes from Kensington Road
You can really tell the Italian influence on this London branch of the Roman boutique hotel group. Not only is it located a short step from ... More
Royal Garden Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £133† 36% off
2-24 Kensington High Street, W8 | 2 minutes from Kensington Road
The Royal Garden's main attraction is the view it offers over Hyde Park, towering as it does over the well-kept royal gardens of Kensington Palace. As ... More
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Events near Kensington Road

Near Kensington Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Russell Howard: Wonderbox
London > Events > Comedy †Dates: 14th, 15th, 16th and 17th Apr 2014
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Kensington Road
Having been busy informing the nation of his Good News, Russell Howard hasn't been on a tour for three years. However, he's now ...More
Today Only
Julia Biel
London > Events > Music †Dates: Wednesday 16th April 2014 - 9.45am
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Kensington Road
...More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ends Today
Only in England: Photographs by Tony Ray-Jones and Martin Parr
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 21st September 2013 to 16th April 2014
Science Museum, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 10 minutes from Kensington Road
Only in England: Photographs by Tony Ray-Jones and Martin Parr will be the first major exhibition at the Science Museum's new Media Space, a £4 million ...More
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Entertainment near Kensington Road

Near Kensington Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal Albert Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Kensington Road
Classical music, rock, pop and jazz, sporting events, galas, banquets and balls and the world-famous Proms series all take place within the Royal Albert Hall's ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal College of Music
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 9 minutes from Kensington Road
The Royal College of Music is the school where Gustav Hoilst, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Benjamin Britten, James Galway, Joan Sutherland and Ralph Vaughan Williams learnt their ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Science Museum IMAX
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Exhibition Road, Knightsbridge, South Kensington, London SW7 | 10 minutes from Kensington Road
The huge IMAX screen - ten times bigger than the average screen - at the Science Museum is one of the few places in London where ... More
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Sights and Attractions near Kensington Road

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Kensington Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Palace State Apartments
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from Kensington Road
Originally a private country house, public visitors are now warmly welcomed into Kensington Palace, the birthplace of Queen Victoria and home to Princess Diana between 1981 ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal College of Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Kensington Road
The Royal College of Art has a lively programme of exhibitions featuring the work of its postgraduate students. In a further bid to promote artistic excellence ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Albert Memorial
London > Attractions > Sights
Kensington Gardens, 27 Princes Square, South Kensington, London W2 | 7 minutes from Kensington Road
This 180ft Victorian bronze gilt statue in Kensington Gardens is a tribute to Queen Victoria's husband, Prince Albert, and was erected following his death through typhoid ... More
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Shopping near Kensington Road

The best shops and markets near Kensington Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Whole Foods Market
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
6397 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from Kensington Road
The Barkers Building on Kensington High Street used to house an entire department store so you can imagine how much fresh, good-for-you food you can fit ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
MAC Cosmetics
London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
28a Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from Kensington Road
Ultra-chic, ultra-hip cosmetics with colours to die for, all imported from Canada. A must-have for the cosmetics connoisseur. For a treat you can book a session ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hotel Chocolat
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
163 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 7 minutes from Kensington Road
The High Street Kensington branch of Hotel Chocolat has an in-store cafe where weary shoppers can re-charge their batteries with a mug of Liquid Chocolat - ... More
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Restaurants near Kensington Road

What are the best dining options near Kensington Road London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cheneston's
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
The Milestone Hotel, 1 Kensington Court, , Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from Kensington Road
This restaurant at the boutique Milestone Hotel serves very modern British food in very traditional British surroundings. Original Victorian finishings like the old oak fireplace and ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Stick & Bowl
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
31 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from Kensington Road
Chinese cuisine ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Starbucks
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
25A Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from Kensington Road
The ubiquitous Seattle based coffee shop can unsurprisingly be found all over London. Thanks to its market saturation policy, branches resemble the Capital’s buses by always ... More
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Education near Kensington Road

Near Kensington Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from Kensington Road
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
Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 9 minutes from Kensington Road
There are plenty of initiatives trying to get kids involved in science, but the Dana Centre, an extension of the Science Museum, is the first one ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
155 Talgarth Road, Hammersmith, London W14 | 28 minutes from Kensington Road
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
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Leisure near Kensington Road

Kensington Road gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Archers
London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from Kensington Road
An excellent members archery club that shoots in the grounds of Kensington Palace in summer and in Pimlico in winter. Archery is a totally satisfying sport, ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Roof Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from Kensington Road
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
Kensington Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Princes Square, Bayswater, London W2 | 8 minutes from Kensington Road
Technically two different parks, Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens are in practical and historical terms one huge, merging expanse. Almost every kind of outdoor pursuit takes ... More
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Pubs near Kensington Road

The best pubs near London Kensington Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Devonshire Arms W8
London > Nightlife > Pubs
37 Marloes Road, Kensington, London W8 | 9 minutes from Kensington Road
Always a popular hangout with the South Kensington locals, The Devonshire Arms had a fresh lick of paint in 2014 and emerged with its proper pub ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Churchill Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
119 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 9 minutes from Kensington Road
Now more England's national cuisine than sausages and mash, Thai food (the perfect accompaniment to a cooling pint of lager), saw its inauguration in the small, ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Mall Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
71 Palace Garden Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 10 minutes from Kensington Road
... More
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Nightlife near Kensington Road

Kensington Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Babylon at the Roof Gardens
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from Kensington Road
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 | 5 minutes from Kensington Road
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Notting Hill Arts Club
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
221 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, London W11 | 12 minutes from Kensington Road
Pricey but always fun, this subterranean dive in the heart of trendy West London enjoys a steady crowd and on big nights it gets absolutely packed ... More
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Meeting venue hire near Kensington Road

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Kensington Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from Kensington Road
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 1040 people.... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Roof Gardens
London > Business > Venue Hire
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from Kensington Road
An oasis high in the sky above Kensington High Street, the Roof Gardens comprises one and a half acres of themed gardens. These gardens surround an ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Gore Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Kensington Road
... More

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Julia Biel
Music | On 16th April 2014 

Royal Albert Hall 7 minutes walk from Kensington Road

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Figuring
Exhibitions | Until 18th April 2014 

Royal British Society Of Sculptors 15 minutes walk from Kensington Road

Figurative sculpture by Laurence Edwards FRBS, Brigitte Jurack ARBS and Brian McCann FRBS....More

Tina Toplak
Concerts | On 16th April 2014 

The Troubadour 18 minutes walk from Kensington Road

Soul and R&B originals by the Austrian singer-songwriter now resident in London. With support from Pipe And Tabor, Erin Mortimer, ...More

In The Picture: Illustration In Times Of War
Exhibitions | On 16th April 2014 

The Frontline Club 23 minutes walk from Kensington Road

In a world dominated by photography, where immediacy, authenticity and objectivity are prioritised in the portrayal of current events, is ...More

Zeeteah
Concerts | Until 16th April 2014 

The Pheasantry 25 minutes walk from Kensington Road

Singer Zeeteah Massiah from Barbados, now based in London, performs a mixture of dance, R&B and house with her backing ...More

The Lost Letters of Cathy G & My Son's Not Rainman
Theatre | On 16th April 2014 

Canal Cafe Theatre 1.32 miles from Kensington Road

A double bill of theatrical, storytelling pieces created by stand-up comedians: Paul Harry Allen's piece based on his discovery of ...More

Live Music
Concerts | Until 28th May 2014 

The Pelican 1.37 miles from Kensington Road

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BBC Singers/Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Concerts | On 16th April 2014 

Cadogan Hall 1.37 miles from Kensington Road

Kirill Karabits conducts CPE Bach's Sinfonia No 2 In B Flat, Morgengesang Am Schopfungsfeste and St John Passion, plus Telemann's ...More

Ashtanga Yoga Classes
Sporting Events | Until 1st June 2014 

Chelsea Theatre 1.44 miles from Kensington Road

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Ian McNabb, Cold Shoulder
Concerts | On 16th April 2014 

Under The Bridge 1.46 miles from Kensington Road

Indie-rock from the ex-Icicle Works singer-songwriter....More

 
 
 
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