Short stay studios and 1, 2 or 3 bedroom apartments

Selection of apartments in popular Kensington & Hyde Park area of London

Luxury apartments in London - Fraser Suites
Luxury apartments at Fraser Suites with bar, terrace and fitness centre

Short stay studios and apartments in London are available just like a hotel. You can book holiday rentals in London instantly on-line without going into tedious and lengthy communications with the apartment owners.

Kensington is a large area covering most of the western side of central London and it's one of the main central London neighbourhoods where holiday apartments and studios are widespread.

If you are flying into Heathrow, Kensington is the closest hotel area to Heathrow and the London Underground provides a direct link with trains every 5 minutes.

About the Kensington area

Harrods department store, Kensington, London
Harrods department store in Knightsbridge, London

Kensington is one of the most affluent districts in the UK. At its eastern end is exclusive Knightsbridge, Harrods the famous department store is located here.

London's largest park is in the Kensington area also and on the north side of Hyde Park is Bayswater, a budget hotel area that has a cluster of very cheap studio apartments.

Broadly speaking the further west you go along the Cromwell Road towards Heathrow Airport the cheaper the apartment rates become.

Towards the western end of Kensington is the Gloucester Road and Earl's Court area of Kensington. There are 3 large supermarkets in this area, a rarity for central London, a very pleasant area for your apartment stay in London.

The apartments below offer a wide choice for all budgets and needs in the Kensington area. From cheap studio rooms with a kitchenette up to luxury fully equipped 3 bedroom apartments.

Nearly all apartments and studios featured on this page you can reserve for just one night. Some apartments in Kensington do have a 2 or 3 day minimum booking at peak periods.

Find out more about the Kensington neighbourhood and hotels in Kensington

Our selection of apartments in Kensington, London

Mayflower Hotel & Apartments Mayflower Hotel & Apartments, London

Mayflower Hotel & Apartments, London

Close to Earl's Court, this affordable townhouse hotel is in a top location with Kensington High Street’s famous shops just a 10-min walk away, and the nearest tube just 2-mins away on foot. Spacious apartments have natural wood floors and kitchen areas for self catering. The apartments are spread over 4-floors and are accessible by stairs. A continental breakfast at the hotel is also included in the apartment rate. A great value choice in a top location in London.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • Family rooms • Breakfast • Garden & terrace • 24-hr front desk • Parking
Nearest tube: 2-min walk to Earl's Court

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88 Studios 88 Studios, London

88 Studios London

Situated just a 5-min walk from the Olympia Exhibition Centre, these affordable apartments in central London give a little extra - with daily maid service and bathroom with rainshower and complimentary toiletries. You also benefit from a 24-hr front desk, an equipped kitchenette, air conditioning and flat-screen smart TV.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • Chocolate or cookies • 24-hr front desk • Laundry • Bike rental • Ticket desk
Nearest tube: 10-min walk to Kensington

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MStay 39 Studios MStay 39 Studios London

MStay 39 Studios, London

With the relaxing space of leafy Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens just a 5-min walk away, MStay 39 offers modern apartments in an elegant Victorian period building. It is also well connected, just a short walk from Bayswater Tube. The studios and apartments are all comfortably furnished with a flat-screen satellite TV, power shower and complimentary toiletries. Guests have a modern, well-equipped kitchenette for self catering.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • Airport shuttle • Garden view • Tea & coffee maker • Ticket desk
Nearest tube: 3-min walk to Bayswater

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Grand Plaza Serviced Apartments Grand Plaza Serviced Apartments, London

Grand Plaza Serviced Apartments London
Recommended by London Toolkit

Situated in a great location, with Whiteley’s shopping centre and the nearest tube just a 5-min walk, these are comfortable studios and apartments. The apartments are also just a 10-min walk from Hyde Park and 15-min walk from Notting Hill. They feature en-suite bathrooms, flat screen TVs with freeview channels, fridges, hobs and microwaves. Some apartments include electric ovens. Bathrooms offer contemporary, tiled décor with showers or baths, washbowls and toiletries.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • 24-hr front desk • Restaurant • Terrace • Coffee house • Room service • Facilities for disabled guests
Nearest tube: 4-min walk to Bayswater

London Toolkit recommends booking this hotel for competitive prices, plus...

• Complimentary Thames cruise voucher • Complimentary fish & chips voucher • 'London in your Pocket' app access


Collingham Serviced Apartments Collingham Serviced Apartments, London

Collingham Serviced Apartments, London

Within 5 minutes' walk of Gloucester Road and Earl's Court Tube stations, in a period building, these stylish South Kensington 4-star apartments feature 24-hour concierge, comfy bedrooms, a modern kitchen and maid service. Each apartment features chargeable wi-fi access, cable TV and a DVD player.

Facilities include • Paid Wi-Fi • Family rooms • Cable TV • Shuttle service • 24-hr front desk • Tickets service • Lift
Nearest tube: 5-min walk to Earl's Court

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The Harrington The Harrington, London

The Harrington, London

In the heart of Kensington and Chelsea, these apartments are well located with Gloucester Road Underground Station just a 2-min walk away. The Harrington offers spacious serviced apartments and there are a number of fine restaurants and exclusive shops in the immediate area. As well as a fully equipped kitchen, there is also a spacious lounge and dining area with flat-screen TVs throughout. There is even an on-site wellness studio offering a range fitness classes including pilates and yoga.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • 24-hr front desk • Dining area • Parking • Daily maid service
Nearest tube: 2-min walk to Gloucester Road

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Fraser Suites Queens Gate Fraser Suites Queens Gate, London

Fraser Suites Queens Gate London

Offering chic studios and apartments with kitchenettes, the Fraser Suites offer great value luxury accomodation with stylish décor, seating and dining area, bar and fitness centre. The South Kensington Museums, Knightsbridge stores and Gloucester Road Underground Stations are close by. For your convenience a modern kitchen in each apartHotel is equipped with a fridge, microwave utensils and tea/coffee making facilities. There is a daily housekeeping service and weekly linen changes.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • Family rooms • Bar • Fitness centre • Terrace • 24-hr front desk • Tickets service
Nearest tube: 2-min walk to Gloucester Road

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The Nadler Kensington The Nadler Kensington, London

The Nadler Kensington, London

Enjoy a stay at this boutique hotel apartment-style accommodation, just a 4-min walk from Earl's Court tube station. Tastefully decorated apartments have air-conditioned modern rooms, free wi-fi and a kitchenette. You will have access to on-demand movies, a compact kitchenette with a microwave, refrigerator and kettle.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • Family rooms • Satellite TV • Shuttle service • 24-hr front desk • Tickets service • Library
Nearest tube: 4-min walk to Earl's Court

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Citadines South Kensington London Citadines South Kensington London

Citadines South Kensington London

Citadines South Kensington is just a 5-min walk from Hyde Park, in the attractive Kensington area of London. The Natural History Museum is only a 10-min walk from the apartments, and Gloucester Road tube is a 5-min walk. Elegant apartments with wooden floors and chic furnishings feature modern kitchens and a comfortable sofa and satellite TV in the living areas. An independent pub and a restaurant is on the ground floor.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • Fitness centre • Studios & apartments • Air-con • Facilities for disabled guests • 24-hr front desk • Library
Nearest tube: 2-min walk to Gloucester Road

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Presidential Apartments Kensington Presidential Apartments Kensington, London

Presidential Apartments Kensington, London

Located opposite a beautiful garden square, in London's prestigious Kensington, this is a modernised period building with light and airy, air-conditioned serviced apartments. Every apartment has a luxury bathroom, a dining area and a kitchen with fridge/freezers, ovens, microwaves and dishwashers. You can also relax with satellite TV and DVD players. A good breakfast is also included in the rate.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • Family rooms • Airport shuttle • Vending machine • 24-hr front desk • Breakfast in room
Nearest tube: 2-min walk to Earl's Court

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Cheval Harrington Court at South Kensington Cheval Harrington Court at South Kensington, London

Cheval Harrington Court at South Kensington, London

If you want luxury 4-star apartments and studios in the heart of South Kensington, Cheval Harrington Court is for you. Just a 2-min walk from South Kensington tube station, these serviced studios and apartments feature a flat-screen satellite LCD TV, a iPod docking station and a wooden-floored dining and seating area. Each fully-equipped kitchen at Cheval Harrington Court has facilities including a fridge and oven. You can also make ue of the 24-hour concierge service available 7 days a week.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • Family rooms • Fitness centre • 24-hr concierge service • Parking
Nearest tube: 1-min walk to South Kensington

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