A recently renovated aparthotel situated in the centre of London, Ember Locke Kensington is a 4-star accommodation close to Natural History Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and a lift, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The aparthotel features family rooms as well as facilities for disabled guests. The aparthotel will provide guests with air-conditioned units offering a wardrobe, a kettle, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. Some units also have a well-fitted kitchen equipped with a dishwasher, an oven, and a microwave. At the aparthotel, all units are fitted with bed linen and towels. There is a coffee shop and bar. Yoga classes and fitness classes are organised at the fitness room on site. Guests can relax in the garden at the property. Popular points of interest near the aparthotel include South Kensington Underground Station, Royal Albert Hall and Olympia Exhibition Centre. The nearest airport is London City Airport, 19 km from Ember Locke Kensington.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of London, this property has an excellent location score of 9.2

Private parking available on-site

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Accommodation Type
Number of guests
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
2 large double beds
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for London
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  • Lucia
    Australia Australia
    Beautiful room. The most aesthetic bar and instagram worthy cafe downstairs. The food was also excellent and we enjoyed having breakfast there. Located very close to the train and bus which made it easy to get to other places. Having a washing...
  • Walker
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Excellent staff and accommodation located right where we needed to be.
  • Catherine
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    A gorgeous dog friendly hotel with beautiful interior design. The hotel has a coffee shop and bar in the reception and a lovely outdoor garden. My room was ambient and stylish. The mini kitchen was a great feature. The staff were friendly and...

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Property information

Find solace at Ember Locke. With its original Victorian features, arched windows and private garden. Each space is unique – a cabinet of curiosities. Get your head down in the co-working space, enjoy the gardens. With crafted furniture and elements of glamour our ‘boudoir’ style apartments are for indulging. Each space is curated with a unique mix of furnishings, alongside sleek and contemporary additions for modern living. Located in Kensington with its museums, galleries, royal parks, independent eateries and members clubs - you'll have it all right on your doorstep.

Neighbourhood information

Leafy streets, pretty mews’, iconic museums, royal parks and some of London’s most luxurious postcodes. Wander down the buzzing high street, dip into a local eatery or while away the day at some of the city’s most iconic museums and cultural spots. Then if heading out for the night, Knightsbridge and the West End are only a stone's throw away. Theatre, glitz, glamour and inevitable champagne await. What more could you want?

Language spoken


Property surroundings

1 restaurant on site

  • EVE
    • Cuisine

Facilities of Ember Locke Kensington
Great facilities! Review score, 8.9

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Private parking
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Lift
  • Bar
Private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed) and costs £30 per day.
    WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
    • Electric kettle
    • Linen
    • Wardrobe or closet
    • Toilet paper
    • Towels
    • Private bathroom
    • Toilet
    • Free toiletries
    • Hairdryer
    • Shower
    Media & Technology
    • Flat-screen TV
    • TV
    Room Amenities
    • Socket near the bed
    • Ironing facilities
    • Iron
    Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
    • Hearing accessible
    • Upper floors accessible by elevator
    • Outdoor furniture
    • Garden
    • Fitness classes
    • Yoga classes
    • Fitness
    • Fitness centre
    Food & Drink
    • Coffee house on site
    • Bar
    • Tea/Coffee maker
    Building characteristics
    • Private apartment in building
    Reception services
    • Invoice provided
    • Luggage storage
    • 24-hour front desk
    Cleaning services
    • Daily housekeeping
      Additional charge
    • Laundry
    Business facilities
    • Meeting/banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    • Pet bowls
    • Pet basket
    • Emergency cord in bathroom
    • Lower bathroom sink
    • Higher level toilet
    • Toilet with grab rails
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Air conditioning
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Heating
    • Lift
    • Family rooms
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • CCTV in common areas
    • Smoke alarms
    • Key card access
    • Safety deposit box
    Languages spoken
    • English

    House rules

    Ember Locke Kensington takes special requests - add in the next step!


    From 16:00

    Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

    You'll need to let the property know in advance what time you'll arrive.


    Until 11:00



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children of any age are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    0 - 2 years
    Extra bed upon request
    £40 per child, per night
    Cot upon request
    3+ years
    Extra bed upon request
    £40 per person, per night

    Prices for cots and extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

    The number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

    All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18

    Maestro Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Discover JCB Diners Club American Express Cash is not accepted Ember Locke Kensington accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


    Smoking is not allowed.


    Parties/events are not allowed


    Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.

    The fine print
    Need-to-know information for guests at this property

    When booking 10 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

    Dog Stays - We have dog friendly properties where 1 dog of up to 30 kilos is welcome. Registered service animals will be permitted in all locations where notice has been given prior to arrival. Additional charges apply for dogs (excluding registered service dogs) and a completed pet waiver upon check-in is mandatory. It is your responsibility before arrival to check that dogs are permitted at the Property.

    Storage of luggage after 23:59 on the day of arrival and/or departure (storage is free until 23.59 pm on the day of arrival and/or departure).

    Gym Disclaimer - Guests are now all required to sign a gym disclaimer in order to be able to use the gym. Gym - The use of gym facilities is subject to guests signing a mandatory disclaimer, acknowledging and agreeing to the terms of use of the gym. This policy applies to all properties equipped with gym facilities and the form of disclaimer will be made available to guests at those properties.

    We provide a weekly cleaning service for stays of 7 nights or more. We can arrange an additional cleaning service if requested for an additional fee.

    Smoking Charge - £240

    Lost Access Card Charge - Free

    Hardkey replacement - £50

    Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

    Please inform Ember Locke Kensington in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

    This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

    Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

    FAQs about Ember Locke Kensington

    • Ember Locke Kensington can accommodate the following group size:

      • 2 guests

      For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

    • The prices at Ember Locke Kensington may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • Ember Locke Kensington offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Fitness centre
      • Yoga classes
      • Fitness
      • Fitness classes

    • Yes, Ember Locke Kensington is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Check-in at Ember Locke Kensington is from 16:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

    • Ember Locke Kensington has the following number of bedrooms:

      • 1 bedroom

      For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

    • Ember Locke Kensington is 3 miles from the centre of London. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Ember Locke Kensington has 1 restaurant:

      • EVE