Neighbourhood Spotlight on South Kensington

South Kensington is truly one of the most desirable areas of London. Home to some of London's most famous museums and art galleries, royal parks & music halls, South Kensington is an important cultural hotspot. Neighbouring equally luxury addresses, South Kensington shares borders with exclusive Knightsbridge, where you can find prestigious department stores like Harrods, trendy High Street Kensington with fashionable boutiques & the chic and sophisticated residences of Chelsea. If you're hoping to spend a luxurious visit in London, accommodation in South Kensington is way to go.

Be sure to visit the Museums, as they are a treasure trove of knowledge and historic facts that are bound to amaze and inspire you and best of all, they are free ! There is something for everyone from art and design at the Victoria & Albert Museum, natural wonders at The Natural History Museum & the marvels of science at the Science Museum.

You can also take a stroll in one of London's Royal Parks, Kensington Gardens which has gorgeous green landscapes, as well as a pond surrounded by water fowl. Make sure you visit Kensington Palace, where both Queen Victoria and Diana, Princess of Wales lived. Explore the State Apartments, see Queen Victoria's bedroom, look around temporary exhibitions and enjoy a delicious afternoon tea in the Orangery.

South Kensington is also famous for the Royal Albert Hall which plays host to The BBC Proms concerts each year. As well as classical concerts, you can see rock and pop gigs, ballet, opera and even tennis here.
Just want to go shopping? The luxurious department stores and designer brands of Knightsbridge are sure you get your heart racing and longing for the finer things in life. However, if you're not looking to splash the cash, you can always hit the shops on High Street Kensington and check our international retail chains and fabulous stores from Topshop to Zara, Habitat, Jigsaw, H&M, Urban Outfitters, American Apparel and many more.

So if you think you absolutely must stay in the area, we can offer you some of the best serviced apartments in South Kensington. From stylish studios to palatial penthouses, Check-in-London has something to suit your needs and budget in the South Kensington Area.

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