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Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington, London

4-starThis establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.
Scarsdale PlaceKensington, LondonEnglandW8 5SYUnited Kingdom
Central modern hotel in shopping district
  • Free WiFi
Great location
Value for money
Best value for money
Vibe is not too good
Complaints about WiFi
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Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington, London

from $117
  • Standard Double Room
  • Club Double Room
  • Standard Room, 2 Twin Beds
  • Club Room, 2 Twin Beds
  • Superior Room, 1 Double Bed
  • Superior Room, 2 Twin Beds
  • Double Room, Accessible
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About Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington, London

Comfortable hotel near Kensington Palace

Near Kensington Palace
Copthorne Tara Hotel puts you in the heart of London, within a 10-minute walk of attractions like Kensington Palace and Hyde Park. You can browse or buy high-end goods on Kensington High Street – just an 8-minute walk.

3 great museums
Three of London's best museums are an easy stroll – the Natural History Museum, Science Museum, and Victoria and Albert Museum. The Royal Albert Hall awaits on the other side of Hyde Park. If you're heading farther afield, catch the Tube at High Street Kensington, 3 minutes away.

Full English – or Asian
When hunger strikes, you can choose from Asian-inspired dishes in Bugis Street, traditional British grub in Brasserie Restaurant & Bar, and full English or continental breakfast options in the smart Artist Corner. No time for breakfast? Grab a coffee and pastry at Cafexpress.

Minibars and movies
Guestrooms are all equipped with WiFi, as well as minibars and flat-screen TVs. For city views and access to the Copthorne Club Lounge, reserve a Club room on the 11th and 12th floors. Room service is available 24 hours. All rooms are non-smoking.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 833 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 12 floors


  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-out

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children (5 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Self parking *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • Resort fee included
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Fitness facilities
Working away
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms 9
  • Conference center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


The Brasserie - This restaurant specializes in British cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Bugis Street - This restaurant specializes in Asian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Cafexpress - Onsite café.

Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington, London’s small print

Also known as

  • Copthorne Hotel London Kensington
  • Tara Copthorne London Kensington
  • Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington England
  • Copthorne Tara Kensington
  • Copthorne Tara
  • Copthorne Tara Hotel
  • Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington
  • Copthorne Tara London Kensington
  • Hotel Copthorne Tara
  • Hotel Copthorne Tara London Kensington
  • Hotel Tara London Kensington
  • Tara Copthorne


Please note: The cost of an extra bed does not include breakfast. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

The charges below are included in the total price displayed:

  • Resort fee

Optional extras

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of GBP 35.00

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of GBP 50.00

Self parking costs GBP 25 per night

Rollaway beds are available for GBP 35.00 per night

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 13.50 per person (approximately)

Cribs/Infant beds are available for an extra charge

Wired Internet access is available in public areas for GBP 10 per night (rates may vary)

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington, London


  • In Kensington
  • Royal Albert Hall (19-minute walk)
  • Kensington Palace (13-minute walk)
  • Natural History Museum (21-minute walk)
  • Kensington Gardens (21-minute walk)
  • Imperial College London (24-minute walk)
  • Hyde Park (27-minute walk)
  • Harrods (34-minute walk)

Getting around

  • London (LHR-Heathrow) 23-min drive
  • London (LCY-London City) 37-min drive
  • London (LGW-Gatwick) 60-min drive
  • London Kensington Olympia Station 21-min walk
  • London Victoria Rail Station 12-min drive
  • London Marylebone Station 14-min drive
  • Earl's Court Station 11-min walk
  • Gloucester Road Underground Station 15-min walk
  • Self parking (surcharge)

Recent reviews

Good 7.8 From 2,112 reviews

Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington, London
Great value hotel in great neighbourhood
This hotel is excellent value and located in a great area of Kensington. I have stayed here before and it is now my first preference when visiting London on business. The staff are accommodating and friendly.
John, us2 night trip
Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington, London
Very Good8.0
Patrick - Waterford
My wife & I enjoyed another very pleasant stay at the Copthorne Tara.
PATRICK, us4 night romance trip
Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington, London
Very Good8.0
Inexpensive and great location
The Copthorns Tara is in a fabulous location. It is very near shopping, Kensington Park and Palace, and High Street Kensington tube station. The rooms are nothing special but are clean and quiet. You really cannot beat the location and price for a stay in one of the most expensive cities in the world. Highly recommended unless you are looking for luxury.
Andrea, us7 night romance trip
Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington, London
Double bed to small for two people , did not sleep well
Iris, us4 night business trip
Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington, London
Absolutely amazing!! Close to high street rail station and high street. Great location with shopping in vicinity.
Anessa, us3 night romance trip

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