Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington

Kensington, London

Kensington Gardens

Superior room

Royal Albert Hall

London

Club room

London

A modern London stay in a prime Kensington location

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Pets are not allowed in this hotel. 

Check-in is at 3pm and check-out at 12pm.

The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 35% off. Our discount is calculated by reference to the hotel's own prices or by reference to an appropriate source reflective of the hotel's own prices.

The discount above was checked on 10 May, 2019.

The offer is 100% non-refundable and date changes are not possible once the booking has been made. 

A refined bolthole in London’s exclusive suburb of Kensington, with a stylish Asian restaurant, a brasserie and tea room - includes breakfast

  • With a central London postcode of glamorous status, you’ll be staying in the prestigious Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. In these leafy, well-heeled environs you're just a short stroll from Hyde Park, Notting Hill Gate and the Victoria and Albert Museum.

  • Find an authentic taste of Singaporean, Cantonese and Malay delicacies at the colonial-inspired Bugis Street restaurant. An extensive a la carte menu comes packed with speciality favourites, like mee goreng, nasi goreng, and Singapore laksa. Who needs Chinatown when you’ve got this?

  • Zesty cocktails, champagne and British pub grub are all on the menu at the Brasserie Restaurant & Bar. Artist Corner is your go-to for modern British and European dining, while Cafexpress is a bright and breezy spot for light bites and mellow coffee blends. A fan of high tea? Head to the Tea Room for a cuppa and a scone.

Amenities

- Three restaurants
- Bar
- Café
- Tea room
- Gym
- Gift shop
- Parking (at extra cost)
- Wi-Fi

How to get there

The Copthorne is based in a prime central London location; High Street Kensington station is just two minutes’ walk away and Earl’s Court is within a ten-minute stroll. The closest airport is London Heathrow, easily reachable via tube. The journey takes around an hour and will cost around £5-7. You can also get here via the Heathrow Express, based out of London Paddington.

London Gatwick Airport is around 75 minutes away and you’ll need to change to a train at London Victoria. London Stansted, Luton. City and Southend airports are slightly further away and will require changing at various stations across the city.

In general, you’re best buying a pay-as-you-go oyster card to use during your time in London. It can be used on all forms of transport and is generally the cheapest way of getting around.

Good to know


This hotel is suitable for disabled guests.
Scarsdale Place Kensington, London W8 5SY

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Highlights

Located just off Kensington High Street, you’re right in the thick of the shopping and dining meccas of Kensington, Knightsbridge and Notting Hill. Nearby you’ll find the wide-open spaces of Hyde Park, the hallowed chambers of the Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Palace and epic museums like the Natural History, Science, Design and Victoria and Albert Museum. All are within easy walking distance.

If pubs are your thing, The Churchill Arms is a good bet. You can’t miss it - it’s one of the city’s most colourful pubs and is adorned with flowers and hanging baskets all year round. For shopping, the best places to go are Shepherd’s Bush or Oxford Street; both are a quick bus ride away. In terms of restaurants, Zaika and The Ivy Kensington are good choices. Both are just off Kensington High Street.

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