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Family-friendly shopping in Kensington

Whether you need to stock up on supplies or want to treat the children, you are spoilt for choice when it comes to shops in Kensington and wider London.


Specialising in childrenswear and accessories, Trotters, located on Kensington High Street, is the perfect place to pick up a new outfit for your children.


The world's most famous department store is a tourist attraction in its own right and has a huge children's section with a wide range of toys, clothes and other products on offer.

Just over a mile to the west of our hotel you can walk to this iconic store in under half an hour, take a 15-minute bus ride or get the tube to Knightsbridge.


The oldest toy shop in the world, Hamleys is a child's paradise. Located on Regent Street, which can be easily reached by tube, and with more than 50,000 toys covering seven floors, there is no better place to treat the little ones.


One of the most famous market streets in the world, Portobello is a major draw for Londoners and tourists alike.

From fresh food to toys, all sorts of wares are on sale here. Even if you don't buy anything, a chance to take in the hustle and bustle in this iconic setting is worth the visit. The market is within walking distance from our hotel or you can take the tube to Ladbroke Grove.


Located on Kensington High Street, this is the ideal place to pick up healthy, locally grown, organic food for all of the family.


Also with a store on the High Street, this pharmaceutical chain is the ideal place to pick up any health products you may need during your stay in London.

SHopping with the Family 

Popular shopping destinations in Kensington include:

  • High Street Kensington
  • Kensington Church Street
  • Gloucester Road


 Popular shopping destinations close by to Kensington include:

  • Westfield
  • Knightbridge
  • Regent Street
  • Mayfair
  • Carnaby Street
  • Duke of York Square
  • Westbourne Grove
  • Bond Street
  • Savile Row

"Wonderful family break"

"An ideal location in Kensington and a stone's throw away from all our favourite shops, RGH is everything you could wish for and more."

Honest Mum

Our hotel is the perfect base from which to explore London with your family



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Beyond Kensington

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