Our frequently asked questions are shown below to help you with some of the most commonly asked questions.
How far away from London town centre is the hotel?
Our hotel is only 2.5 miles from London, we are just 2 minutes walk from Gloucester Road tube station for convenient travel to Hyde Park, London Eye, Tower Bridge plus more of London’s top attractions.
Does Holiday Inn London - Kensington Forum have car parking available?
Yes our hotel has 76 secured car park spaces located in the basement of the hotel. We have 2 bays which are reserved for accessible parking (blue badge holders only) in the forecourt of the hotel. Car parking is available on a first come, first served basis.
Tariffs: 0-2 hours £10 | 2-4 hours £15 | 4-6 hours £22 | 6-12 hours £29 | 12-24 hours £36
Entrance to the car park is accessed from the forecourt of the hotel on Court Field Road.
What is the name of closest tube station?
The closest tube station is Gloucester road
What is your check in and check out time?
Check in: 14.00
Check out: 12 Noon (Complimentary late check out for IHG Reward Members until 14.00)
Does the hotel have gym facilites?
Yes, our hotel has all the latest excerise machines and only open for residents. Use of our gym is complimentary.
Is breakfast available at the hotel?
Yes, we serve a buffet breakfast in our Forum Room Restaurant. Serving times are Monday to Friday 6.30am to 10.30am, Saturday & Sunday 6.30am to 11am.
Do you offer WI-FI at Holiday Inn London - Kensington Forum?
Complimentary standard WI-FI access is available to all IHG Reward Club guests. To join today please visit: www.ihg.com
High speed internet access is £16 for 24 hours, £5 per hour or £10 for 4 hours.
When do you charge my credit or debit card?
For prepaid bookings payment is taken at the time of booking. On bookings made on a best flexible rate payment will be taken on depature/check out.
Do you accept cash payment?
Yes we accept cash payment.
Do you accept group bookings?
Group bookings are 10 rooms or more, if you would like more information please contact our team.
Does your hotel have conference facilites?
At Holiday Inn London - Kensington Forum we have a dedicated Academy Conference Centre. We have 11 adaptable meeting rooms that can be configured to meet your precise needs, from a small meeting space to a large flexible open area. Please contact our team for more information.
Does the hotel allow pets?
Only guide dogs are allowed, if you do have a guide dog please make a request to the hotel prior to booking so we can make the necessary arrangements.
Is the hotel accessible to wheelchairs?
Our hotel is fully accessible to wheelchair users, 6 guest lifts cover all 27 floors. We have 8 accessible rooms with ceiling hoist and portable hoist.
Do you have sofa bed's in the rooms already?
Only in some of our rooms. If a sofa bed is requireed please contact us in advance.
Do you have cots available?
Yes we have cots available, please contact our team to ensure this is added to your booking.
What are your restuarant opening times?
At Holiday Inn London - Kensington Forum we have 3 restaurants available for you to enjoy.
Open for food and drinks, located on the ground floor.
Monday to Friday: 17:00 - 02:00
Saturday and Sunday: 12:00 - 02:00
* Last food order will be served at: 22:30.
Located on the first floor
Lunch: Monday to Sunday from 11:00 – 17:00.
Dinner: Monday to Sunday from 17:00 – 22:30.
Located on the first floor
Monday to Friday - 06:30 – 10:30
Saturday and Sunday 06:30 – 11:00
Do you offer group dining?
Yes, please contact our team for more information.
What is the closest Palace to the Hotel?
Kensington Palace (former Home of Princess Diana) about ten minutes walk from the hotel.
Where in Hyde Park is Princess Diana's memorial?
Diana Memorial is ten minutes walk from the hotel. ( Next to The Lido in Kensington Park)
What are the closest Museums to the hotel ?
• Natural History Museum
• Science Museum
• Victoria and Albert Museum
All ten minutes walk from the hotel open 7 days a week and free entrance.
What Shopping Area's are close to the hotel?
- Knightsbridge (Home to Harrods and Harvey Nichols) 15 Minutes walk from the hotel
- Sloan Street (High Fashion Labels) Twenty Minutes walk from the hotel
- Kings Road ( Trendy shops and boutiques )Twenty Minutes walk from the hotel
- Kensington High Street Ten minutes walk from the hotel
- Westfield London (Shopping Mall )Bus 49 Direct from Gloucester road station
What markets are in London?
- Portobello Market (Notting Hill Tube) Antique Market and Bric a Brac open on Saturday
- Camden Market (Camden Town Tube) Funky and trendy Open Saturday and Sunday