Kensington Road  

 
 
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Kensington Road, South Kensington, City of Westminster, London SW7
 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Kensington Road in City of Westminster. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Kensington Road is Knightsbridge Tube Station which is about 8 minutes to the East.

Kensington Road is in the London area of South Kensington.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Knightsbridge Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
South Kensington Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Paddington Railway Station
 
22 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Union Car Parks
 
3 minutes walk
 
Knightsbridge Green NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What's on in London 2017

With an exciting calendar of entertainment, 2017 is another special year in London. Find out what's happening throughout the capital with our thorough guide to the best 2017 London events.

 
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Cheval Knightsbridge Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £217  39% off
15 Cheval Place, SW7 | 6 minutes from Kensington Road
Perfect for extended stays, Cheval Knightsbridge Apartments offer everything needed to make you feel at home on your travels including fully fitted kitchen. The Cheval Knightsbridge ... More
 
 
 
The Egerton House Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £246  32% off
17 Egerton Terrace, SW3 | 7 minutes from Kensington Road
Set back from a tree-lined garden square in exclusive Knightsbridge, with prime shopping nearby at Harrods or along the King's Road and the Natural History Museum ... More
 
 
 
The Levin Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £190  21% off
22-24 Basil Street, SW3 | 8 minutes from Kensington Road
Occupying the perfect location in Knightsbridge - just a few yards from Harrods and Sloane Street - The Levin Hotel is the younger, more contemporary sister ... More
 
 
 
 
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Events near Kensington Road

Near Kensington Road
Ongoing
John Latham: A World View
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 2nd March to 21st May 2017 - 10am-6pm
Kensington Road, Kensington Gardens, W2 | 5 minutes from Kensington Road
Sculpture, installation, painting, film, land art, engineering, found-object assemblage, performance and theoretical writings by the pioneering British conceptual art....More
 
 
 
Ongoing
Speak
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 2nd March to 21st May 2017 - 10am-6pm
Kensington Road, West Carriage Drive, Kensington Gardens, W2 | 5 minutes from Kensington Road
Installations by Tania Bruguera, Douglas Gordon, Laure Prouvost and Cally Spooner, whose diverse practices expand on the conceptual artist John Latham's ideas....More
 
 
 
Now On
"The Stars" In The Round
London > Events > Dance  Dates: 25th to 29th Apr 2017 - 6.30pm
Kensington Road, Kensington Gore, SW7 | 6 minutes from Kensington Road
Amateur performing arts troupes from across the UK showcase their talents....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Kensington Road

Near Kensington Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal Albert Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Kensington Road
Classical music, rock, pop and jazz, sporting events, galas, banquets and balls and the world-famous Proms series all take place within the Royal Albert Hall's ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal College of Music
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Kensington Road
The Royal College of Music is the school where Gustav Hoilst, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Benjamin Britten, James Galway, Joan Sutherland and Ralph Vaughan Williams learnt their ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Science Museum IMAX
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Exhibition Road, Knightsbridge, South Kensington, London SW7 | 8 minutes from Kensington Road
The huge IMAX screen - ten times bigger than the average screen - at the Science Museum is one of the few places in London where ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Kensington Road

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Kensington Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal Geographical Society
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
1 Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Kensington Road
For the past two centuries this old-fashioned 'learned society' has sent explorers and adventurers all over the world. Famous names from Mungo Park to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Serpentine Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Kensington Gardens, South Kensington, London W2 | 5 minutes from Kensington Road
Found in the middle of leafy Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park, there are two galleries that go by the name of The Serpentine, the original Serpentine ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Serpentine Sackler Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
West Carriage Drive, Kensington Gardens, South Kensington, London W2 | 5 minutes from Kensington Road
The Serpentine Gallery made a significant expansion in September 2013, restoring a former gunpowder depot not far from its original gallery in Kensington Gardens. ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Kensington Road

The best shops and markets near Kensington Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
H&M
London > Shopping > Clothing
17-21 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 6 minutes from Kensington Road
H&M is heaven for shoppers who like a bargain - with tons of variety and some cutting-edge designs thrown in to boot. A victim, in a ... More
 
 
 
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National Geographic Store
London > Shopping > Specialists
102a Brompton Road, Soho, London SW3 | 6 minutes from Kensington Road
The vast National Geographic store on Regent Street cost, rumour has it, close to £6 million and it's spread over three-floors occupying 19,375 sq ft (1,800 ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rigby & Peller
London > Shopping > Ladies Fashion
2 Hans Road, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 7 minutes from Kensington Road
Lesser mortals may purchase their underwear at Marks & Spencer, but the Queen goes to Rigby & Peller. This establishment understands the finer points of corsetry, ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Kensington Road

What are the best dining options near Kensington Road London?
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Ognisko Polskie
London > Restaurants > Eastern European restaurants
55 Prince's Gate, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Kensington Road
Polish cuisine. Booking advised. Separate room for parties. Tables on patio. Dress smart casual. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ognisko Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
55 Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Kensington Road
The terrace at Ognisko Restaurant is "tented and lanterned" and overlooks a small park, making Guardian ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Montpeliano
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
13 Montpelier Street, Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Kensington Road
... More
 
 
 
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Education near Kensington Road

Near Kensington Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The LookOut, Hyde Park
London > Education > Other Attractions
Hyde Park, Hyde Park, London W2 | 8 minutes from Kensington Road
Hidden in a copse of trees in Hyde Park, The LookOut is a tranquil haven in the heart of London. Home to the Isis Education Centre, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 9 minutes from Kensington Road
There are plenty of initiatives trying to get kids involved in science, but the Dana Centre, an extension of the Science Museum, is the first one ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 17 minutes from Kensington Road
Evening and weekend classes in life drawing and painting, taught by tutors from the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Society of British Sculptors. ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Kensington Road

Kensington Road gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Space NK
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
40 Hans Crescent, Knightsbridge, London SW1X | 8 minutes from Kensington Road
The Knightsbrige branch of Space NK in Hans Crescent, right next to Harrods, is especially appealing - not only does it sell desirable toiletries, chic ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hyde Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Rangers Lodge, Hyde Park, London W2 | 9 minutes from Kensington Road
Technically two different parks, Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens are in practical terms one huge, merging expanse. The 'split' dates back to 1728 when Queen Caroline, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pensioners' Playground
London > Leisure > Activities
Hyde Park Pavilion Tennis and Bowls Centre, Hyde Park, London W2 | 9 minutes from Kensington Road
It's not just kids who get a playground all to themselves. The over-60s can enjoy their own dedicated space in Hyde Park where London's first ever ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Kensington Road

The best pubs near London Kensington Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Enterprise
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
35 Walton Street, South Kensington, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 10 minutes from Kensington Road
Bar ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Admiral Codrington
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
17 Mossop Street, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 11 minutes from Kensington Road
Affectionately referred to as "the Cod", this Knightsbridge boozer-come-gastropub has acquired a reputation for serving high quality, modern food in no-fuss, sleek surroundings. If you do ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Pantechnicon
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
10 Motcomb Street, Belgravia, London SW1X | 12 minutes from Kensington Road
From the people who brought us The Thomas Cubitt gastropub comes this Motcomb Street venture with a ground floor bar and two ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Kensington Road

Kensington Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Blue Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Berkeley Hotel, Wilton Place, Belgravia, London SW1X | 12 minutes from Kensington Road
Having a cocktail in the Blue Bar is akin to sipping on gin and tonic in a very posh - and possibly eccentric - grand dame's ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barts
London > Nightlife > Bars
Chelsea Cloisters, Sloane Avenue, Chelsea, London SW3 | 13 minutes from Kensington Road
Taking its inspiration from the American speakeasy movement, Barts is a tiny, intimate and relaxed bar in South Kensington which promises a refreshingly fun experience - ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Albert's
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
92 Old Brompton Road, SW7 | 14 minutes from Kensington Road
The guys behind Boujis, Raffles and Mahiki - Jake Parkinson-Smith, Carlo Carello, Piers Adam and Fraser Carruthers - offer a party place ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Kensington Road

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Kensington Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal Geographical Society
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Kensington Road
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 1034 people.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal Albert Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Kensington Road
Can accomodate for up to 5200 people.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Great Hall, Imperial College
London > Business > Venue Hire
South Kensington Campus, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Kensington Road
One of London's largest academic venues, the Imperial College London has a portfolio of more than 200 meeting and seminar rooms. Its largest conference room, The ... More
 
 
 
 

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John Latham: A World View
Exhibitions | Until 21st May 2017 

Serpentine Gallery 5 minutes walk from Kensington Road

Sculpture, installation, painting, film, land art, engineering, found-object assemblage, performance and theoretical writings by the pioneering British conceptual art....More

Speak
Exhibitions | Until 21st May 2017 

Serpentine Sackler Gallery 5 minutes walk from Kensington Road

Installations by Tania Bruguera, Douglas Gordon, Laure Prouvost and Cally Spooner, whose diverse practices expand on the conceptual artist John ...More

"The Stars" In The Round
Dance | Until 29th April 2017 

Royal Albert Hall 6 minutes walk from Kensington Road

Amateur performing arts troupes from across the UK showcase their talents....More

Rachel Kneebone
Exhibitions | Until 14th January 2018 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 7 minutes walk from Kensington Road

The sculptor presents 399 Days, a monumental sculpture constricted from porcelain tiles worked and detailed figurative scenarios, as well as ...More

High Renaissance To Baroque: 1500-1720
Exhibitions | Until 12th July 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 7 minutes walk from Kensington Road

Explore the art, architecture and decorative arts of Europe....More

Beatrix Potter's London
Exhibitions | Until 28th April 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 7 minutes walk from Kensington Road

To mark the 150th anniversary of the birth of the children's author behind The Tale Of Peter Rabbit, this display ...More

London Life And Times: Medieval To Modern 1066-2000
Exhibitions | Until 12th July 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 7 minutes walk from Kensington Road

This course explores a thousand years of the city....More

Silver Speaks
Exhibitions | Until 2nd July 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 7 minutes walk from Kensington Road

An exhibition displaying work by practising British silversmiths, exploring the development of traditional silversmithing to the more contemporary practices....More

Robots
Robots
Kids Events | Until 3rd September 2017 

Science Museum 8 minutes walk from Kensington Road

Showcasing the evolution of modern robotics from a 1582 iron manikin to one of the first walking two-legged robots, the ...More

 
Sensational Butterflies
Sensational Butterflies
Kids Events | Until 17th September 2017 

Natural History Museum 9 minutes walk from Kensington Road

From chomping caterpillars to beautiful butterflies, the Natural History Museum comes alive at summer with the arrival of the tropical ...More

 

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Dokke
Dokke
Dining 

Dokke, named after the medieval word for docking a boat, is Neil Wager's high-end cafe ...More

 
Margarita Rumble
Foodie Events | On 30th April 

The Yard

Make the most of the bank holiday weekend with the Margarita Rumble on Sunday....More

Neo Bistro
Neo Bistro
Dining 

Alex Harper, former head chef of the Harwood Arms, returns to the kitchen in May ...More

 
London Flower School
London Flower School
Education 

Learn floristry techniques, create beautiful arrangements and be inspired to explore the world of flowers ...More

 
Dinings SW3
Dinings SW3
Dining 

Over a decade after their first restaurant, the team behind Dinings, the contemporary Japanese restaurant ...More

 
German Bierfest London
German Bierfest London
Foodie Events | From 27th April 

Mile End Park

The German Bierfest transforms Mile End Park into London's biggest ever beer garden this spring....More

 
Nightfall
Nightfall
Theatre | From 28th April 

The Bridge Theatre

Laurie Sansom stars in Barney Norris' bruising drama set on a family farm outside Winchester, ...More

 
Julius Caesar
Julius Caesar
Theatre | From 20th January 

The Bridge Theatre

Nicholas Hytner directs a promenade staging of Shakespeare's bloodthirsty tragedy in which Caesar returns to ...More

 
Young Marx
Young Marx
Theatre | From 18th October 

The Bridge Theatre

Nicholas Hytner directs the world premiere staging of Richard Bean and Clive Coleman's historical comedy ...More

 
Mildmay Festival Of Nature
Kids Events | From 6th May 

Newington Green

Community & Lifestyle, Family Event....More

Newington Green
Leisure 

Between Islington and Hackney, Newington Green is an area in north London named after the small green which doubles as a roundabout....More

Bold Tendencies
Bold Tendencies
Exhibitions | From 19th May 

Peckham Rye Multistory Car Park

The disused Peckham Rye Multi-Storey Car Park is put to good use over the summer ...More

 
VRX Europe 2017
VRX Europe 2017
Exhibitions | From 11th May 

Park Plaza Victoria Hotel

UK and Europe's most senior leadership enterprise VR/AR conference and expo, VRX Europe comes to ...More

 
Sci-Fi-London Festival
Sci-Fi-London Festival
Film Events | From 27th April 

Various Venues London

The Sci-Fi-London Film Festival lands this April offering ten days of film, live music and ...More

 
Art Beats
Art Beats
Exhibitions | On 12th May 

Old Spitalfields Market

New one-day event Art Beats launches at Old Spitalfields Market this May. ...More

 
Senor Ceviche Fitzrovia
Senor Ceviche Fitzrovia
Dining 

After bringing a taste of Peru to Carnaby, Senor Ceviche opened in Fitzrovia in 2017....More

 
Saucy Chip
Saucy Chip
Dining 

From festivals to Fitzrovia, the gourmet chippie Saucy Chip has found a permanent home at ...More

 
Madame D's
Madame D's
Dining 

Following the success of Gunpowder, Harneet and Devina Baweja open a second London restaurant, Madame ...More

 
Flight Club Bloomsbury
Flight Club Bloomsbury
Drinking 

Flight Club hits the bullseye, adding a second stylish club to its stable....More

 
Floating Pocket Park
Floating Pocket Park
Leisure 

A floating park in the Paddington Basin brings a beautiful green space to a forgotten ...More

 
London Events 2017
London Events 2017
Feature 

Imelda Staunton stars in two London stage shows in 2017, David Tennant and Damian Lewis ...More

 
 
 
 
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