The Ampersand Hotel

Rated 9.1 in 904 reviews. 111 rooms.

★★★★★

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With its own Mediterranean restaurant and just a minute’s walk from South Kensington Underground Station, The Ampersand is a cosmopolitan hotel set in a large Victorian building. The hotel also has a gym and games room.

The pillared foyer has a grand staircase lit by an elegant cascading chandelier. The downstairs bar area gives a sophisticated urban feel with its exposed brick arches, and a patisserie menu is available in the hotel’s drawing rooms.

Bedrooms at The Ampersand are individually decorated with bold contemporary wallpaper designs and original Victorian features. Each room has a minibar, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, and an en suite bathroom.

As well as the hotel’s well-equipped gym, guests will have access to information regarding horse riding, private trainers and running routes.

Within 2 minutes’ walk of the Natural History Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum, Harrods and Hyde Park are just 15 minutes away by foot.

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  1. Muriel's Kitchen

    I tried so many different italian restaurants in London, but couldn't find better than their lasagna! Definitely worth trying ... من افضل اللازانيات الي جربتها بلندن مع ان المطعم مو اختصاصه ايطالي

    67 m from hotel
    1-3 Pelham St

  2. The Hummingbird Bakery

    Their Red Velvet cupcake is a MUST try ❤

    74 m from hotel
    47 Old Brompton Rd.

  3. Boujis

    Pretty small place but one of London's institutions. Door policy is quite annoying so better know someone. Tuesday "Rock Star" night is legendary!

    80 m from hotel
    43 Thurloe St

  4. Crémerie Crêperie

    😋😍😍😍 yummy Nutella Crepe and vanilla ice cream

    181 m from hotel
    2-6 Exhibition Rd.

  5. 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.

    253 m from hotel
    Cromwell Rd

  6. Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A)

    The V&A is the world’s largest museum of decorative art and design and holds 4.5 million objects. Henry Cole, the museum’s first director, printed the world’s first Christmas card in 1843.

    357 m from hotel
    Cromwell Rd

  7. Science Museum

    Much of the collection was inherited from the Museum of Patents (est 1858) and includes early locomotives such as Stephenson’s Rocket and Puffing Billy, and the first jet engine.

    373 m from hotel
    Exhibition Rd

  8. Aubaine

    Best egg florentine in ENTIRE london

    465 m from hotel
    260-262 Brompton Rd

  9. L' Opera

    Hot chocolate to die for😩💘

    0.5 km from hotel

  10. Scalini

    Love it. !

    0.8 km from hotel
    1-3 Walton St

  11. 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.

    0.8 km from hotel
    Kensington Gore

  12. Hyde Park

    Hyde Park was a favourite venue for duellists in the 18th and 19th century, including the brutal 1712 duel between the Duke of Hamilton and Lord Mohun in which they hacked each other to death.

    1.8 km from hotel
    Serpentine Rd

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