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Free WiFi
Restaurant
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Located in South Kensington, Gainsborough Hotel is adjacent to Natural History Museum and within a 10-minute walk of other popular attractions like Imperial College London. This 48-room, 4-star inn welcomes guests with conveniences like a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and free in-room WiFi. It's in central London and also close to Royal Albert Hall and Buckingham Palace.

Dining

Sit down for a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite bistro, or enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service. Start your day off with breakfast, available for a fee.

Rooms

Gainsborough Hotel's 48 rooms provide coffee makers, portable fans, and safes. Guests can enjoy free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Rooms also include desks.

Property features

At Gainsborough Hotel, guests have access to free WiFi in public areas, a meeting room, and free newspapers. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and luggage storage. This inn also has laundry facilities.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Natural History Museum and Royal Albert Hall
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Laundry facilities

Property Amenities

Property Amenities

Breakfast is available for a surcharge in Gainsborough Hotel's large, bright breakfast room with wood-panelled features and long, heavy drapes. Guests can ask multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk for information about London tours. The Picasso Bar serves drinks in rich, warm surroundings. Guests arriving by car will find public parking facilities 300 meters from the Inn.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Restaurant 
  • Total number of rooms - 48 
  • One meeting room 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Private bathroom 
  • In-room safe 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Portable fan 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

The hotel does not have its own restaurant, but there are several dining options within the surrounding area.

Nearby restaurants:

Khan's of Kensington

Regency

Property Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: GBP 20 per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: GBP 12.00 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Property Name

  • Gainsborough Hotel
  • Gainsborough Hotel London
  • Gainsborough London
  • Hotel Gainsborough
  • The Gainsborough Hotel London, England

We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.


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