Most hotels listed have either been seen by us or used and recommended by stall holders.
The prices quoted on this list (excluding those listed for the KDF Hotel Deals below) are APPROXIMATE & depend on availability. Most prices include VAT. Breakfast is NOT included unless otherwise stated. We recommend you visit websites such as Trivago.com & lastminute.com to try to get the best rates possible.
KDF Hotel Deal
THE COPTHORNE TARA
Scarsdale Place, Wrights Lane, W8 5SR
Tel 020 7872 2009
Reservations: reservations: firstname.lastname@example.org
5 min walk from Kensington Dollshouse Festival. Large and pleasant hotel with 90 car parking spaces. All rooms are double with en-suite facilities. Excellent rooms available for disabled guests.
SPECIAL KDF RATE – Book this special rate by email or over the phone (details above) – NOT VIA THE WEBSITE
Rates includes VAT WIFI & Hot buffet breakfast. Cancellation up to 30 days before arrival.
Summer Festival 2021 (May 14th & 15th)
Christmas Festival 2021 (Dec 4th)
FIVE STAR SUPER LUXURY
1-2 Kensington Court, W8 5DL.
Tel 020 7917 1000
15 mins walk to KDF. All rooms with en-suite facilities.
Small, exclusive hotel with stunning views of Hyde Park and Kensington Palace.
Rooms/suites from £318 per night. Service & meals all extra.
THE ROYAL GARDEN
24 Kensington High St, W8 4PT
Tel 020 7937 8000
15 mins walk to KDF
Large, luxury hotel on edge of Hyde Park.
From £200 per night.
NCP Public Car Park below. hotel £42 for 24 hrs. Height restrictions (1.75m) and limited spaces.
FOUR STAR HOTELS
HOLIDAY INN LONDON – KENSINGTON
Wrights Lane, London W8 5SP.
Tel: 0371 423 4906 (reservations)
5 minutes walk from KDF.
Rooms are smaller than nearby Copthorne Tara.
From £208 per night
THE KENSINGTON HOUSE HOTEL
15-16 Prince of Wales Terrace, W8 5PQ
Tel 020 7937 2345
About mile down Kensington High Street towards Hyde Park. Refurbished, elegant old house. 41 rooms with full facilities inc. voicemail/internet access.
From £143 per night. Must stay 2 nights. Book early as limited availablity.
THE HOLIDAY INN
97 Cromwell Rd, SW7 3ER.
Tel: 0371 423 4906 (reservations)
3 minutes walk to Gloucester Rd. tube.
Large hotels, one with spacious gardens at rear.Car park £33 per day.
THREE STAR HOTELS OR LESS
95-99 Lancaster Gate, London W2 3NS
Tel: 020 7402 0021
Lancaster Gate or Queensway tube.
20 min walk to Town Hall through park. Family run hotel, conveniently located overlooking Hyde Park. Wifi available. A limited number of free car parking spaces, 1st come, 1st served basis. All room prices include VAT & full English breakfast.
Single £109, double £125, 3 bed room £162, 4 bed room £189
1 LEXHAM GARDENS
1 Lexham Gardens, Kensington, London W8 5JL
Tel 020 7370 1994
Walking distance to Town Hall. Small rooms but clean & comfortable.
Single room £64, Double room £77, Family room £112.
IBIS STYLES HOTELS
Hotel chain with many venues. The 2 listed here are closest to the KDF.
From £95, depending on availability. VAT & Breakfast included
15-25 Hogarth Road, Earls Court, London SW5 0QJ
020 7373 4502
IBIS Gloucester Road
110 Cromwell Road, London SW7 4ES
020 7373 1004
BERJAYA EDEN PARK
35-39 Inverness Terrace, W2 3JS
Tel: 020 7221 2220
2 minutes walk to Bayswater tube station which is on Circle & District lines.
All rooms with en suite facilities.
From £95. Triples & suites available. NCP Car park nearby.
THE MONTANA HOTEL
67-69 Gloucester Rd, SW7 4PG.
Tel 020 7584 7654.
1 minute walk from Gloucester Road tube.
Very nicely converted from large houses. All rooms come with colour TV, bath or shower, air-conditioning and free WIFI.
From £107. Triples & suites available. Breakfast included.
NCP Car park 200m from hotel.
MITRE HOUSE HOTEL
178-186 Sussex Gardens, W2 ITU.
Tel: 020 7723 8040.
Close to Paddington tube, direct Circle line to High Street Kensington or 27 bus
Hotel has 70 rooms
Single £114, Doubles £127, Triples £156, 4 person family room £185
Breakfast included. 17 free car parking spaces – First come first served basis. No height restriction.
THE OXFORD HOTEL
16-18 & 24 Penywern Road, Earls Court, London SW5 9SU.
Tel 020 7370 5162.
Very close to Earls Court tube station.
From Single £82, Double £91, Triple £108, 4 bed & 5 bed family rooms also available
Continental breakfast included. No car park.
HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS:LONDON-EARLS COURT
295 North End Road, London W14 9NS
Tel 0371 423 4906 (reservations)
From double £87
Short walk to West Brompton Tube station (direct trains to High St Kensington)
Breakfast included. Large rooms & clean. 10 parking spaces – £20/day
Large chain of hotels in London.
Central Reservation Service Tel 0871 527 9222
We have listed their London Kensington, Olympia, Hammersmith, Euston & Hayes (Heathrow) hotels as the most suitable. Price per night, per room (single or double occupancy). We have listed below prices we were offered for May 2015, but prices vary. Breakfast extra.
1) LONDON KENSINGTON
11 Knaresborough Place, London SW5 0TJ
Tel 0871 527 8666
Equidistant between Earls Court and Gloucester Rd tube stations on District line.
90 rooms all with en suite facilities & Restaurant.
2) LONDON KENSINGTON (OLYMPIA)
22-32 West Cromwell Road, London SW5 9QJ
Tel 0871 527 8668
2 stops on District line to KDF. approx 20 mins.
3) LONDON HAMMERSMITH
255 King Street, Hammersmith, London W6 9LU
Tel 0871 527 8660
4) LONDON VICTORIA
82-83 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1PS
Tel 0871 527 8680
0.2 mile from Victoria Tube, circle line direct High St. Ken.
Tel 0870 191 1600
Travelodge provides basic accommodation in several central London locations. Charged by the room. Room can accommodate up to 2 adults & 2 children. Breakfast is not always available.
The three most suitable for the festival are listed here
Check www.travelodge.co.uk for other options.
1) COVENT GARDEN
10 Drury Lane, London, WC2B 5RE.
Tel: 0871 984 6245.
Very Central. 30 min journey to KDF.
1-11 Grafton Place, London NW1 1DJ
Tel: 0871 984 6332
2 mins from Euston Tube and then a 20 min journey to KDF.
290-302 North End Road, London SW6 1NQ
Tel: 0871 984 6429
Further out of Centre, but direct journey to KDF on District line of about 30 min.
SHORT LET LONDON
Tel: 020 8133 5373
If you want to stay in London for a little longer, try this agency. Rent a flat for 5 days or more. The price for a flat for 2 people starts at around £366/5 days. Flats located all over London, but not central locations.
Also check out Air B&B for other short let options in London