The Resident Kensington

Earls Court and West Kensington

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The Resident Kensington

25 Courtfield Gardens
+44 (0)20 7244 2255
[email protected]
Public transport:
Earl's Court Tube Station: exit station onto Earl’s Court Road and cross the road at the traffic lights in front of you. Turn right, and on your first left you will see Earl’s Court Gardens, which you must follow to the end. Turn right at the end of the street and The Resident Kensington will be approximately 100m on the right.



Stay in a stylish converted Edwardian townhouse at The Resident Kensington in west London.

The Resident Kensington is a convenient place to stay in west London. A five-minute stroll from Earl's Court Station, it provides fast access to the City of London and to Heathrow Airport.

The 65 rooms that comprise this boutique hotel are elegantly styled with handmade furniture. They all have in-room kitchens, fridges and Nespresso coffee machines ensuring you experience all the home comforts you need while on your travels. 

The hotel’s Kensington location means that you’ll be in the heart of London’s cultural quarter, close to major museums like the Victoria and Albert Museum, the Natural History Museum and the Royal Albert Hall. High Street Kensington and Knightsbridge are other local hotspots, with plenty of bars, restaurants and shops to explore.

Can you eat and drink at The Resident Kensington?

The hotel does not have its own restaurant, but each room comes with a fridge and larder. Order 24 hours ahead of your arrival to have the fridge stocked with groceries. This is ideal if you have special dietary requirements as you can select exactly what you need. Room service is also available for ordering a variety of drinks.

Guests are welcome to order takeaways from online delivery apps. Plates and cutlery are provided. The Resident Kensington can also arrange for breakfast to be delivered to your room, including fruit baskets and croissants, plus evening cheese platters and chilled champagne.

Where is The Resident Kensington?

The Resident Kensington is in west London in the borough of Kensington and Chelsea.

What is there to do nearby?

Kensington is an appealing neighbourhood, especially for those with a keen interest in art and culture. Local museums include the Victoria and Albert Museum, the Science Museum and the Natural History Museum. These are in South Kensington, a five-minute Tube ride via the Piccadilly line.

Nearby High Street Kensington on the Circle line is a thriving shopping street and home to the Design Museum which has temporary and permanent exhibitions celebrating fashion and interior design. Don’t miss a stroll through Holland Park, one of the most picturesque parks in London, next door to the museum. It’s home to wild peacocks and has a beautiful Japanese-themed garden, the Kyoto Garden, a must-visit whatever the season.

Harrods department store is also easily reached in 15 minutes by taking the Piccadilly line to Knightsbridge. You’ll find luxury boutiques and smart restaurants in the surrounding area. 

How do I get to The Resident Kensington?

The closest Tube station is Earl’s Court (District and Piccadilly lines), which is a five-minute walk from the hotel. Alternatively, Gloucester Road (Circle & District and Piccadilly lines) is a nine-minute walk away.


Nightly rate £102.00 per room


Children Facilities
Family Rooms
General Facilities
Free WiFi
Guest lounge
Ironing facilities
Luggage storage
Room Facilities
Air conditioning
Self Catering Facilities
Cooking facilities
Linen provided
Service Facilities
Concierge service
Laundry service / Dry cleaning
Twenty four hour reception