Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington

Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington

Scarsdale Place, London, W8 5SR, United Kingdom
+44 207 937 7211

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Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington
Fri 12/3
Sat 12/4
ProviderNightly total$63$71

About Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Tucked away in Kensington, in the heart of London is Copthorne Tara Hotel. Only two minutes away, is the High Street Kensington underground. Each room offers WiFi, a mini-fridge, Hypnos Comfort Beds and gorgeous city views. There is easy access to public transport located very near the hotel and cabs are always available to get to your destination quickly.

Explore the streets of London and take in dozen's of unique museums such the Natural History Museum, Leighton House Museum and the Science Museum. Of course, many of the most distinct attractions in London should also be explored including The Buckingham Palace, The Eye, and of course The Big Ben. While out and about, visit quintessential neighborhoods such as Camden town and Hyde Park.

Indulge in the expansive food scene and delight in every cuisine of every ethnicity imaginable. Make reservations at Kitchen W8 for modern European fare and Coda Restaurant by Eric Chavot just inside the famous Royal Albert Hall. Tour dozens of coffee shops and one of a kind boutiques while in Kensington for the ultimate shopping experience. Gather with friends at the Tara Lounge for handcrafted cocktails and a vast selection of liquors.

After a night out and a day of touring everything, the city has to offer, enjoy an evening tucked in a comfortable bed and order room service or get a workout in at the fitness center. Wake up to a complimentary continental breakfast to help start the day off right or grab lunch at Bugis Street for traditional British fare. A small market is available, Cafeexpress, for a quick grab and go option. Discover everything London has to offer in comfort at Tara Hotel.

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Rooms available at Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington

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Amenities at Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington

  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee shop
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • First-aid kit
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Pets not allowed
  • Designated smoking area
  • Roll-in shower
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Shower chair
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Adapted bath
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Electric kettle
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator


  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Landmark view
  • Storage available
  • Quiet street view
  • Seating area
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • City view


  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Raised toilet
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower


  • Ironing service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press
  • Iron and ironing board

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Radio
  • TV

Parking and transportation

  • Parking (surcharge)
  • Private parking
  • Airport shuttle


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk


  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)

Family friendly

  • Kids meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet


  • Terrace/Patio


  • Fitness center

Reviews of Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington

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4.5 Mediocre
Pros:location, early check in, and changing rooms when i wasn't happy
Cons:very poor cleaning service, Old furniture, too basic.. windows don't crack open, not an inch i was suffocation
6.8 Okay
Pros: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
Cons: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.
5.1 Passable
Cons: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.
10.0 Excellent
Pros:Near tube, cafes, shop's etc. Nice buzz about.
3.7 Poor
Cons:Quiet hotel in central London
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Scarsdale Place, London, W8 5SR

What's nearby

  • Natural History Museum0.7 mi
  • Science Museum0.7 mi
  • Victoria and Albert Museum0.9 mi
  • Hyde Park1 mi
  • Buckingham Palace2.2 mi
  • St James's Palace2.3 mi
  • Piccadilly Circus2.6 mi
  • Churchill War Rooms2.7 mi
  • Westminster Abbey2.8 mi
  • National Gallery2.8 mi
  • Palace of Westminster2.9 mi
  • Big Ben2.9 mi



Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington

  • Boasting a unique design has large windows throughout most rooms, the hotel fills with natural light and is a refreshing experience to visit. Don’t let the doom and gloom of London’s weather stop you from having a bright holiday, this AAA Four Diamond accommodation excels in creating a warm and welcoming environment.

  • Computer stations are located within the 24-hour business center, meaning you can log in and finish some last-minute work at any point of your trip. Printing, photocopying and faxing facilities are also available.

  • For those traveling with children or who simply want a little extra space, book a Family Room and you’ll have the luxury of sprawling out across two connecting rooms. With approximately 450 sq ft of floor area, everyone can find a different quiet spot to relax.

  • To ensure the youngest guests of the hotel are catered for, a specialized kid-orientated concierge service is available. For a small fee of roughly £11 (approximately $14), the Ask Alfred package can be purchased which includes a backpack, soft toy, parents’ survival guide and ice cream.

  • If you are in town for a cultural event such as an art exhibition, music concert, theater performance, museum visit or conference, present your purchased ticket and receive a discount on the price of your accommodation. An additional late check out service of 2:00 pm will be provided subject to availability.

  • Reserve a table at The Brasserie Restaurant and Bar in Kensington and enjoy a fantastic combination of traditional British cuisine and European style. Located in an elegant timber detailed setting, a broad range of dishes are available including hearty favorites like battered fish and chips as well as shawarma platters. An extensive international wine list is available to browse, while classic cocktails offer the ability to spice up the night.

  • With two large suites and 12 smaller meeting spaces, the hotel can host a business or social gathering of any size. Whether you’re looking for a venue for an intimate business discussion, conference presentation or wedding, the lavish and functional rooms will have you sorted. Events have access to multilingual staff, audiovisual equipment, catering and a private reception area.

  • The Underground train system is the most efficient way to travel from Heathrow Airport, with the trip taking approximately 45m. Board the Piccadilly line train and travel to Earl’s Court Station, where you’ll need to transfer to the District line. Disembark at High Street Kensington Station and the hotel is only a short 4m. walk. A one-way ticket from the airport will cost roughly £6 (approximately $8). (Prices checked 12/06/19).

  • Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington is located at Scarsdale Place in Kensington and Chelsea, 2.9 miles from the center of London. Natural History Museum is the closest landmark to Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington.

  • Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington.

  • Yes, Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington offers free Wi-Fi.

  • No, Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington does not offer free parking.

  • No, Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington is 10.4 miles from London City.

  • No, pets are not allowed at Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington.

  • No, Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington does not have a pool onsite.

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Distance to city center

2.9 mi

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Nearest Airport

London Heathrow

Distance to airport

11.5 mi