The Thistle Kensington Gardens Hotel is located on Bayswater Road, just moments from Lancaster Gate, Queensway and Bayswater Tube stations and Paddington mainline rail station. Across the road is the wonderful Kensington Gardens, and nearby shopping districts, such as Oxford Street and Kensington High Street, can be reached easily on foot.Nearby AttractionsKensington Palace (9 minutes)
- The palace first became a royal residence in 1689 for William III and Mary II and is home to an exquisite collection of royal fashion from the 18th century to the present day. It includes an exhibition, Fashion and Style, of Diana Princess of Wales.Hyde Park (3 minutes)
- Famous for its Speakers’ Corner and divided in two by the Sepentine, Hyde Park is one of the largest and most well known parks in central London. It plays host to many large events each year and borders some of the capital’s most sought after neighbourhoods including Park Lane, Oxford Street, South Kensington and Knightsbridge.Covent Garden (23 minutes)
- Whether you’re looking to shop, eat out, people watch or be entertained then Covent Garden is the place to be. Close to the London Transport Museum and Royal Opera House, Covent Garden is famous for its street performers, shops and restaurants.London Eye (21 minutes)
- One of London's famous attractions - The London Eye is the world’s largest observation wheel and offers a spectacular way to take in over 55 of London’s most famous landmarks in just 30 minutes!