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Make a South Kensington holiday apartment your home away from home

A holiday home in South Kensington will provide easy access to high-end shopping, fabulous dining, attractions and opportunities to spend time in the out of doors. Your holiday home is a good choice for families as there are kid-friendly attractions nearby as well. Many South Kensington holiday apartments are suitable for children. A few are wheelchair accessible. Some of the holiday rentals have free internet access, so you will able to stay in touch whilst on holiday.

Things to do

-Shopping: If you enjoy shopping then a South Kensington holiday apartment is a wonderful choice for you. You will find designer boutiques including Chanel, Ralph Lauren and many others Smaller, local shops, such as Daunt Books, are also on offer. The antiquing in this area is wonderful and there are a dozen or so antique shops, some of which have an area of specialty, such as 19th century furnishings or artwork.

-Outdoor fun: Kensington Gardens and nearby Hyde Park provide the perfect settings to enjoy some time in the out of doors. Step out of your South Kensington holiday apartment to find lovely green spaces to enjoy a picnic or a stroll. Kensington Gardens is a great choice for kids as they can work off some energy at the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Playground. At Hyde Park, you can rent a rowboat or a paddle boat for some fun on the water.

-Art galleries: Several art galleries are located in and near your South Kensington holiday apartment. Art lovers will enjoy the chance to see the works of several local artists and, perhaps, purchase a new piece for their own collections.

-Museums: The museums located in and near South Kensington include some of the best in all of London. There are museums suitable for lovers of art, history, science and more. Some of the most popular of the area’s museums are Baden-Powell House, the Victoria and Albert Museum, the London Science Museum and the Museum of Natural History.

-Farmers Market: The Bute Street Farmer’s Market is a must-stop for anyone on holiday to South Kensington. Each Saturday the street is closed and local farmers and other set up their goods. Buy fresh fish, cheeses and fresh fruit. After browsing the offerings at the Farmer’s Market, stop in for some ice cream and the lovely parlour on Bute Street.

Weather in South Kensington

If you holiday to Kensington during the summer you can expect low temperatures of 11° to 14° C and highs of 20° to 23° C. Winter lows are 2° to 5° C and highs are 8° to 11°. The rain is fairly evenly spread throughout the year, so no matter when you visit you can expect a rainy day or two.

Travel to South Kensington

Fly to Heathrow Airport (HTR) and then take the underground to South Kensington Station. The ride from Heathrow to your South Kensington holiday apartment is about 50 minutes.

    Wonderful! 4.9/5
    (41 reviews)
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    • Studio
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 2
    Apartment #1060356
    41
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      Excellent! 4.7/5
      (27 reviews)
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      • 1 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Sleeps 3
      Apartment #1552216
      27
      Viewed 59 times in the last 48 hours
        Excellent! 4.7/5
        (31 reviews)
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        • 1 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Sleeps 3
        Apartment #433404
        31
        Viewed 90 times in the last 48 hours
          Excellent! 4.7/5
          (10 reviews)
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          • 1 BR
          • 2 BA
          • Sleeps 4
          Apartment #1656288
          10
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            Excellent! 4.7/5
            (33 reviews)
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            • 2 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 4
            Apartment #8141865
            33
            Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
              Exceptional! 5/5
              (22 reviews)
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              • 3 BR
              • 3 BA
              • Sleeps 8
              House #885079
              22
              Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
                Excellent! 4.7/5
                (35 reviews)
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                • 2 BR
                • 1 BA
                • Sleeps 5
                Apartment #1004294
                35
                Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                  Good! 3.9/5
                  (9 reviews)
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                  • 1 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Sleeps 4
                  Apartment #6794541
                  9
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                    Excellent! 4.4/5
                    (11 reviews)
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                    • Studio
                    • 2 BA
                    • Sleeps 6
                    Apartment #1939546
                    11
                    Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                      (16 reviews)
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                      • 3 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Separate Toilet
                      • Sleeps 8
                      Condo #6181418
                      16
                      Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                        Exceptional! 5/5
                        (19 reviews)
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                        • 2 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Sleeps 5
                        Apartment #789270vb
                        19
                        Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                          (25 reviews)
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                          • 2 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Separate Toilet
                          • Sleeps 4
                          House #444454
                          25
                          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                            (32 reviews)
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                            • 2 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 6
                            Apartment #1078351
                            32
                            Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                              (10 reviews)
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                              • 2 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Sleeps 4
                              Apartment #6497062
                              10
                              Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                (6 reviews)
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                                • 1 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 2
                                Apartment #868266
                                6
                                Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                  (15 reviews)
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                                  • 2 BR
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Separate Toilet
                                  • Sleeps 5
                                  Apartment #1839737
                                  15
                                  Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Very Good! 4.2/5
                                    (17 reviews)
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                                    • 2 BR
                                    • 2 BA
                                    • Sleeps 4
                                    Apartment #1725007
                                    17
                                    Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                      (13 reviews)
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                                      • 2 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 6
                                      Apartment #4128469
                                      13
                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                        (6 reviews)
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                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Sleeps 6
                                        Apartment #6996259
                                        6
                                        Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Excellent! 4.6/5
                                          (8 reviews)
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                                          • 1 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 4
                                          Apartment #1728876
                                          8
                                          Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
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                                            • 2 BR
                                            • 2 BA
                                            • Sleeps 8
                                            Apartment #6897942
                                            Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Excellent! 4.3/5
                                              (6 reviews)
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                                              • 1 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 2
                                              Apartment #1728867
                                              6
                                              Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 3
                                                Apartment #6082102
                                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                  (8 reviews)
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                                                  • 1 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                  Apartment #1728865
                                                  8
                                                  Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                    • 2 BR
                                                    • 2 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                    House #6902223
                                                    3
                                                    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                      (5 reviews)
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                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                      Apartment #6499531
                                                      5
                                                      Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                        (9 reviews)
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                                                        • 1 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 2
                                                        Apartment #1022884
                                                        9
                                                        Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                          (38 reviews)
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                                                          • 2 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                          • Sleeps 5
                                                          Apartment #1091684
                                                          38
                                                          Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                            (6 reviews)
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                                                            • 2 BR
                                                            • 2 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                            Multiple rentals Apartment #1364740
                                                            6
                                                            Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                              (5 reviews)
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                                                              • 2 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                              Apartment #1939548
                                                              5
                                                              Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                Apartment #6997952
                                                                Viewed 56 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                  Apartment #6547992
                                                                  3
                                                                  Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                    Apartment #6825415
                                                                    1
                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                      Apartment #6825179
                                                                      Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                        (11 reviews)
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                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                        Apartment #430475vb
                                                                        11
                                                                        Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 5
                                                                          Apartment #1055239
                                                                          2
                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                                            Apartment #8126750
                                                                            3
                                                                            Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                              • Sleeps 3
                                                                              Apartment #1662109
                                                                              6
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                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                Apartment #1939552
                                                                                2
                                                                                Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                  (34 reviews)
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                                                                                  • Studio
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                                                  Apartment #87362vb
                                                                                  34
                                                                                  Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Separate Toilets
                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                    Apartment #3728471
                                                                                    27
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                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                      Apartment #6497459
                                                                                      Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        Apartment #6974436
                                                                                        Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 5
                                                                                          Apartment #6903796
                                                                                          2
                                                                                          Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                                            Apartment #6951951
                                                                                            Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                              (5 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Apartment #1898930
                                                                                              5
                                                                                              Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                Apartment #8273765
                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                  Apartment #1931382
                                                                                                  1
                                                                                                    Excellent! 4.3/5
                                                                                                    (12 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                    Apartment #194622vb
                                                                                                    12
                                                                                                    Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                      Apartment #1037790vb
                                                                                                      1
                                                                                                      Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                      Delightful Chelsea home central to everything that is happening in this upscale neighbourhood. It is perfect for visitors seeking a convenient location near the South Kensington underground station. Stay in for a meal – the kitchen really has everything, you just need to buy groceries! Stay connected at home with high-speed WiFi, and relax between London outings. Good minimalist style so the flat does not feel super lived in and dirty. If you are looking for a smart and affordable way to enjoy central London while feeling at home, this is the way to go.
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