Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt is a 19th century Grade II listed building combining historical features and modern style. This hotel is less than five minutes'' walk away from the world famous Natural History Museum, Science Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum, and Royal Albert Hall, home of the BBC Proms festival. Harrods, Harvey Nichols and the rest of Knightsbridge''s exclusive boutiques are only a few minutes'' walk away, as are the attractive green spaces of Hyde Park. Guests can also enjoy quick access via Gloucester Road Underground station (a 2 minute walk) to the shops, restaurants and bars of High St Kensington, Sloane Square and the Kings Road, as well as the Olympia Conference Centre. A 24 hour fitness room is available for a little revitalisation, while 12 meeting rooms can host events for between 2 and 140 people. The Vanderbilt''s 215 bedrooms include doubles, business class and dedicated family rooms as well as 1 suite. All offer luxurious 350 thread count Egyptian cotton bedding, Vi-Spring beds, down pillows, Italian marble bathrooms, elegant decor and bespoke layouts, thanks to the building''s heritage as a row of 19th century Victorian townhouses. Guests can also enjoy free high-speed WiFi up to 150 mbps on an unlimited number of devices, an in-room movie library and other vital touches like complimentary bottled water, a refrigerator and online concierge service. Scoff and Banter serves a modern menu of British cuisine using only the finest locally sourced, seasonal produce for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guest-favourites range from tasty classics like beer-battered fish and chips, shepherd''s pie and Eton mess, to indulgent afternoon tea. All are served in a stylish but relaxed, home-from-home environment – whether it''s in the main dining room, vibrant bar or private dining space. Please provide a valid credit card upon arrival at the hotel.
This elegant hotel is situated in the central location of Kensington, just 50 metres from Gloucester Road underground station. Numerous restaurants, bars and pubs are all within easy reach of the hotel.