Effective 1 May, we’re updating our Privacy and Cookie Policies.

Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington

7.7
Good

Based on 7,452 reviews
 
Scarsdale Place, London, W8 5SY, United Kingdom
  +44 207 937 7211
Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington - London, England, United Kingdom
Check-in
Check-out
Compare vs KAYAK |
£84
Priceline £94
Expedia £95
DERBYSOFTDIRECT
per night
Priceline
per night
Expedia
per night

Good to know

Distance to city centre 2.8 mi
Location rating 9.4
Nearest airport London Heathrow
Distance to airport 11.6 mi

Rooms

Check-in
Check-out

Superior rooms

£103+

Photo
Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
IMAGE
Unknown
£103 per night
IMAGE
Twin bed
£113 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£123 per night
IMAGE
Double bed
£127 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£138 per night
IMAGE
Twin bed
£148 per night
IMAGE
Double bed
£193 per night

Standard rooms

£95+

Photo
Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
IMAGE
Double bed
£100 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£104 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£115 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£122 per night
IMAGE
Twin bed
£128 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£159 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£167 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£168 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£171 per night
IMAGE
Twin bed
£95 per night
IMAGE
Double bed
£96 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£97 per night
IMAGE
Double bed
£98 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£98 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£98 per night
IMAGE
Double bed
£99 per night
IMAGE
Double bed
£99 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£99 per night

Double rooms

£94+

Photo
Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
IMAGE
Unknown
£107 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£118 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£123 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£124 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£128 per night
IMAGE
Unknown
£194 per night
IMAGE
Double bed
£94 per night

Reviews

Pros

Cons

Traveller rating

490
399
124
31
1

Time of year

Traveller type

Show reviews that mention

+
air conditioning in 84 reviews
albert hall in 102 reviews
bed was very comfortable in 132 reviews
car parking in 52 reviews
central london in 73 reviews
club room in 91 reviews
good breakfast in 283 reviews
great location in 568 reviews
high street in 148 reviews
lifts working in 41 reviews
room was good in 401 reviews
rooms are tired in 11 reviews
royal albert in 14 reviews
staff were friendly in 512 reviews
tube station in 135 reviews
value for money in 102 reviews
  • Good
    Nov 2018
    6.8

    Faded glory but a pleasant stay

    Reception staff and concierges excellent - however not friendly when called from room. Good range of facilities and pleasant lounge area, iron on room, overall gives the impression of a good hotel though a little faded

    Reception staff, while mainly excellent, not friendly when called from room. Bathroom was not very clean on the first day. Rooms are faded and old-fashioned, especially bathroom.

  • Okay
    Sep 2018
    5.1

    needs a lot of work to improve

    Location

    cleanliness needs improving. Some of the staff at reception are rude and unprofessional. The lifts take ages. The AC in.some rooms not working. We had to change rooms.

  • Excellent
    Feb 2018
    10.0

    Great hotel

    Near tube, cafes, shop's etc. Nice buzz about.

  • Mediocre
    Jan 2018
    3.7

    unhospitable and uninformed staff

    Location

    Quiet hotel in central London

  • Excellent
    Jan 2017
    10.0

    Better than expected

    Great value for money. Good sized room. Breakfast was really tasty. There have been negative reviews about this hotel, please ignore.

  • Excellent
    Apr 2016
    8.8

    Great for theatre break and weekend away

    Position, good value for money, friendly staff

    Room was above train track ( London Underground) so was very busy

  • Good
    Nov 2014
    8.0

    Good value for money

    10th floor room

    Noise for rooms overlooking the railway lines

  • Excellent
    Nov 2016
    8.2

    Great value in excellent location

    Excellent location Comfortable Good breakfast

    Doormen need to greet people

  • Good
    Aug 2016
    6.2

    Very average.

    It was a very reasonably priced hotel especially for London. It is very self-contained, several restaurants and bars, that are open late. It also has a take it to go, snack and breakfast cafe. It is close to the tube.

    The air conditioning is not up to the task, especially when the temperature spikes in the summer. The hotel is dated, old look, old furniture, etc.

  • Good
    Jul 2016
    8.0

    Great location

    Rooms were a bit tiredlooking

  • Excellent
    May 2015
    8.2

    Location to underground. It is five minutes to the station and easy to use. Also, the breakfast is very good. The Chinese Bistro was good too.

    We were pleased with everything. The hotel however, gets quite busy.

  • Good
    Nov 2014
    7.7

    Breakfast buffet was outstanding

    The outward appearance of building--it's much nicer than it appears

No reviews found. Try removing a filter, changing your search, or clear all to view reviews.

About

Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Air conditioning

7.7 Good

Based on 7,452 reviews

9.4

Location

7.9

Service

4.0

Amenities

3.1

Wellness

Things to know

  • Close to public transport

Check in

15:00

Check out

12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Fitness centre
Free Wi-Fi
Disabled access
ATM on-site
Business centre
Concierge service
Currency exchange on-site
Gift shop
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Express check out
Aircon
24-hour front desk
Safe
Storage available
Lift
Laundry facilities
Hairdryer
Cable or satellite TV
Coffee shop
Free Internet
Pets not allowed
Parking (surcharge)
Wedding services

Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Natural History Museum 0.7 mi
  • Science Museum 0.7 mi
  • Victoria and Albert Museum 0.8 mi
  • Hyde Park 1 mi
  • Notting Hill 1 mi
  • Buckingham Palace 2.2 mi

About the neighbourhood

Kensington and Chelsea is known for: cultured, classic, snazzy shopping

More

London travel guide

Learn about London on KAYAK

Getting around

London City 10.4 mi
London Heathrow 11.6 mi
Kensington Olympia, Greater London 0.7 mi
London Shepherds Bush 1.2 mi

Nearby hotels

Closest

7.9 Good (9,958 reviews)
0.03 mi
8.6 Excellent (1,918 reviews)
0.23 mi

Cheapest

7.9 Good (9,958 reviews)
0.03 mi
8.6 Excellent (1,918 reviews)
0.23 mi

Most recommended

8.6 Excellent (1,918 reviews)
0.23 mi
7.9 Good (9,958 reviews)
0.03 mi