Overview

Radisson Blu Edwardian, Vanderbilt

68-86 Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BT, United Kingdom
+44 207 761 9000

RM 534+

Overall guest ratings

8.1/10 Excellent
Based on 2,995 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 8.9
  • 6.0
  • 5.6

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  • Comfortable beds
  • Friendly service

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    About

    2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence winner The Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt 4 star hotel stays faithful to its past but espouses modern comfort in a classic London cityscape of porticos and leafy squares. With 215 bedrooms and complimentary internet, a characterful ambience of open fireplaces, deep sofas for laid-back lounging and quietly stylish rooms. This imposing Georgian mansion in fashionable South Kensington, moments from London’s world-class museums. The Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt hotel has a warm classic English ambiance and features rich decor and marble-clad bathrooms. Larger deluxe rooms include upgraded amenities, such as extra work space and seating area. Access to bedroom floors is by room key only. A host of amenities are available including comprehensive concierge and business services, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, 24-hour room service, fitness room, valet laundry service and valet parking upon request-local car park used. We also have several Airline and Partner Loyalty programmes. With twelve stylish function rooms, the London Vanderbilt Hotel is ideal for all types of events from meetings and training courses to weddings for up to 100 guests. A dedicated conference team and the latest AV and communication equipment ensures the success of your event at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt Hotel. Scoff and Banter Bar and Restaurant is a smart contemporary place in which to dine. The menu provides the best of British cooking and is the perfect destination for breakfast, lunch and dinner in Kensington. The Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt Hotel is located in South Kensington close to Knightsbridge and Olympia Exhibition centers, Imperial College London, The Natural History Museum, The Science Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum. The hotel is also close to The Royal Albert Hall, Harvey Nichols, Harrods, and both Kensington and Buckingham Palace. We're proud to be part of the Green Tourism Business Scheme and have been given the Silver Award to show that we're doing our bit to meet the high standards set by Green Tourism.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • A/V equipment hire
    • Business centre
    • Car hire
    • Concierge service
    • Cribs available
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Laundry facilities
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Spa
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
    • Pets not allowed
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Internet
    • Cable or satellite TV
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 2,995 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.3 "City centre within easy reach, said 93%."
      10.0 "Good access to the airport, said 100%."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.3 "83% said the reception staff was great."
      7.5 "75% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      7.5 "75% were happy with the room service."
      10.0 "100% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 8.6 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.2 "Food is delicious."
      7.5 "Yummy desserts, said 75%."
      7.9 "79% loved the dining experience."
      7.5 "75% were happy with the price."
      8.6 "86% thought the dining area was clean."
    • 7.2 "Internet works."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 6.0 "Vibe was decent."
      6.6 "66% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 5.6 "Average cleanliness."
      5.3 "Only 53% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.4 "64% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 4.4 "Rooms are not good."
      1.9 "81% said rooms were small."
      2.4 "76% complained about the bathroom."
      0.8 "92% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.2 "88% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.8 "72% found problems with the furniture."
      2.1 "For 79%, the rooms looked old."
      2.0 "80% had problems with the shower."
      4.6 "54% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 85%."
      1.1 "89% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      3.8 "62% were disappointed with the minibar."
    • 4.2 "Not very comfortable."
      1.9 "81% said rooms were small."
      0.8 "92% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 85%."
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    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 1,347 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.2 "82% said the reception staff was great."
      7.9 "79% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.3 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.5 "Internet works."
    • 5.9 "Vibe was decent."
      6.6 "66% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 5.0 "Average cleanliness."
      4.7 "53% said rooms were dirty."
      4.4 "56% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.7 "Bad amenities."
      4.8 "52% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.2 "98% complained about the elevator."
      1.9 "81% were unhappy with the handicap accessible facilities."
      3.0 "70% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 4.6 "Not very comfortable."
      2.7 "73% said rooms were small."
      0.6 "94% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 82%."
    • 4.3 "Rooms are not good."
      2.7 "73% said rooms were small."
      1.9 "81% complained about the bathroom."
      4.7 "53% said rooms were dirty."
      1.3 "87% thought they were poorly maintained."
      0.6 "94% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.2 "78% found problems with the furniture."
      1.9 "81% had problems with the shower."
      1.8 "For 82%, the rooms looked old."
      1.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 82%."
      4.4 "56% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.0 "90% thought the tv was sub-standard."
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    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 599 reviews
    • 9.9 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.1 "81% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.4 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.6 "Internet works."
    • 5.7 "Vibe was decent."
      6.7 "Only 67% thought, the hotel was stylish."
    • 4.7 "Bad amenities."
      4.6 "54% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.2 "98% complained about the elevator."
    • 4.5 "Rooms are not good."
      1.9 "81% said rooms were small."
      2.3 "77% complained about the bathroom."
      0.7 "93% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.9 "71% found problems with the furniture."
      1.1 "89% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.9 "For 81%, the rooms looked old."
      4.7 "53% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.3 "Not very comfortable."
      1.9 "81% said rooms were small."
      0.7 "93% criticized the small bathroom."
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    Overall rating

    7.4 Good
    Based on 149 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.0 "80% thought the service was very professional."
      8.5 "85% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.7 "Breakfast is good."
    • 5.9 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.1 "Average cleanliness."
    • 4.6 "Bad amenities."
      4.5 "55% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 3.8 "Rooms are not good."
      1.6 "84% said rooms were small."
      2.5 "75% complained about the bathroom."
      4.9 "51% said rooms were dirty."
      1.0 "90% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.9 "81% had problems with the shower."
      2.6 "74% found problems with the furniture."
      0.7 "93% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 3.5 "Not very comfortable."
      1.6 "84% said rooms were small."
      0.7 "93% criticized the small bathroom."
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    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 898 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "87% said the reception staff was great."
      7.9 "79% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 9.0 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 8.5 "Food is delicious."
      8.0 "80% loved the dining experience."
    • 7.0 "Internet works."
    • 5.6 "Average cleanliness."
      5.3 "Only 53% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.4 "64% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 4.5 "Rooms are not good."
      1.5 "85% said rooms were small."
      3.0 "70% complained about the bathroom."
      1.1 "89% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.3 "87% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.8 "72% found problems with the furniture."
      4.0 "60% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.1 "For 79%, the rooms looked old."
      1.1 "89% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      3.8 "62% were disappointed with the minibar."
      2.1 "79% had problems with the shower."
    • 4.0 "Not very comfortable."
      1.5 "85% said rooms were small."
      1.1 "89% criticized the small bathroom."
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    Hotel type
    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Good to know
    "Comfortable beds"
    "Friendly service"
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