This London hotel, built in 1869, is perfectly situated in a quiet, tree-lined street in the heart of Kensington.


This luxury London hotel is perfectly situated in a quiet, tree-lined street in the heart of the London Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. More than a hotel, The Cranley is an ideal city-centre haven appealing equally to the discerning business or leisure traveller wanting a tranquil residence in the heart of London. It is within easy walking distance of most famous London museums and exclusive shops. The Cranley offers a graceful aesthetic; rooms are coloured by a Regency palette in striking combinations of Chinese blue, mustard, plum and stone with Farrow and Ball paints, beds are handcrafted and cosseting, covered in handstitched Irish linens and wools. Antique mahogany furniture, period oil paintings and brass fittings complete the design. All rooms offer the most up-to-date technology. Service is sophisticated yet unobtrusive.

History to the present day

The Cranley is one of London´s most charming Townhouse hotels, comprised of 3 Victorian Townhouses built in 1869.

Food and Drinks

Daily continental breakfast is included for the duration of your stay.

The Cranley is within close walking distance to a number of top London restaurants and reservations can be made for you.

Other facilities

Complimentary wi-fi in all rooms. The Cranley guests can enjoy working out at a choice of gyms in the local area depending on their requirements. Just contact the reception team who will gladly help to make the necessary arrangements.

With theatre land only a short journey ride from The Cranley, why not treat yourself to a show and have all the booking arrangements handled by the reception team? Help is available to book the show of your choice and advise on local dining arrangements.


19th century buildings

Breakfast included

No parking onsite

Historic Property


Free broadband access (wired)


Food and Drinks

Continental breakfast (included)

Nearby recreations

Recommended walks

Pub (walking distance)

Museums (walking distance)

Historic houses

Recommended restaurants (walking distance)

Theatre (walking distance)

Age restrictions

Children welcome

Minimum age 5

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Travel Info

Address: The Cranley Hotel, London, SW5 0LA, United Kingdom

Check In: 2.00pm  Check Out: 12.00pm

Directions: South Kensington underground station provides direct access to London's Heathrow Airport via a 30 minute tube journey.

Two miles from Victoria and Paddington stations, with Paddington's Heathrow Express a fast link to Heathrow Airport. Victoria station's Gatwick Express connecting Gatwick Airport.