The Gore Hotel – Starhotels Collezione

Rated 8.5 in 1092 reviews. 50 rooms.

★★★★

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The Gore is a charming boutique hotel located in the heart of South Kensington, offering 50 unique bedrooms packed with history. Free WiFi is available.

All the rooms at The Gore are individually furnished with hand-picked pieces, period pictures and ornate feature beds. All rooms include a flat-screen TV.

The Gore contains the iconic Bar 190, the fabulous Bistro One Ninety and three bespoke event rooms. Bar 190 offers luxurious yet intimate surroundings where guests can unwind and peruse the extensive cocktail list.

Established in 1892, The Gore Hotel – Starhotels Collezione is a charming boutique hotel located in the heart of South Kensington, offering 50 lavishly-appointed bedrooms packed with history. Free WiFi is available. All the rooms at The Gore are individually furnished with hand-picked pieces, period pictures and ornate feature beds, as well as offering Wi-Fi access and flat-screen TVs. Bed linen, dressing gowns and towels come from Italian luxury linens specialist Frette. Many of the rooms are marked by vivid colours, ornate gilded mirrors, oak-carved four-poster beds, and other individual pieces of antique furniture. The Gore's on-site restaurant delivers classic British cuisine with a contemporary French twist from French Michelin starred Chef Daniel Galmiche. The Bar 190 is best known as the location for the launch and photoshoot for The Rolling Stones’ 1968 album Beggars Banquet and offers an extensive range of spirits, with notably large collections of whiskies and rums. Just a short walk from Kensington Palace, Hyde Park, the Natural History Museum, the Science Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum, Harrods and the chic designer boutiques of Knightsbridge. The shopping, theatres, sightseeing and nightlife of the West End are just 10 minutes away by bus or Tube.

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A guide to great places nearby The Gore Hotel – Starhotels Collezione

  1. Queen's Arms

    good food staff unfriendly

    134 m from hotel
    30 Queen's Gate Mews

  2. Royal Albert Hall

    The acoustics here were once so bad, it was said this was the only venue where a composer could be sure of hearing his work twice. It was corrected in 1969 by putting diffusing discs on the ceiling.

    192 m from hotel
    Kensington Gore

  3. Royal College of Music

    The college has a museum containing more than 800 instruments and accessories dating from 1480, including the world's oldest keyboard instrument.

    212 m from hotel
    Prince Consort Rd.

  4. Albert Memorial

    This monument to the beloved husband of Queen Victoria celebrates Albert as a patron of the arts, science and industry. Its enormous cost (about £10m today) was met by public donations.

    260 m from hotel
    Kensington Gardens

  5. Da Mario

    Best Italian restaurant in London, don't miss the Gamberoni as a starter 👍👍👍

    321 m from hotel
    15 Gloucester Rd

  6. Science Museum (IMAX)

    A proper 70mm IMAX theatre, this is a cheaper, less wellknown alternative to the BFI IMAX at Southbank and all the fake Odeon IMAX cinemas. Get here early to get good seats.

    366 m from hotel
    Exhibition Rd

  7. Science Museum

    Only marginally less popular with kids than its natural historical neighbour, the Science Museum is a celebration of the wonders of technology in the service of our daily lives.

    482 m from hotel
    Exhibition Rd

  8. Dinosaur Gallery

    My 5 year old loved it. Get in early though as the queues can be huge!

    492 m from hotel
    at Natural History Museum

  9. Natural History Museum

    Opened in 1881, the museum facade uses terracotta tiles which were resistant to the soot of Victorian London. The largest of the famous dinosaur skeletons in the central hall is a diplodocus.

    0.5 km from hotel
    Cromwell Rd

  10. Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A)

    Housing some of the world’s most spectacular collections of sculpture, textiles, ceramics, photography etc, the V&A will bring you back down to Earth after a weekend’s worth of fashion and fun.

    0.7 km from hotel
    Cromwell Rd

  11. Kensington Gardens

    The Serpentine Gallery, the sunken garden and the beautiful flower walk provide alluring ways to while away a sunny afternoon.

    0.7 km from hotel
    Exhibition Rd

  12. Zuma Restaurant

    Loved their light snakes, Salmon Shiso and Yakitori. Sit outside and breath some fresh air.

    1.2 km from hotel
    5 Raphael St.

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