The Adria, South Kensington

Enjoy a summer staycation at The Adria Hotel, perfectly situated in South Kensington. This luxury Victorian townhouse hotel, reopened in January following a £1 million renovation, transforming its rooms into sophisticated spaces for a stay in the capital.  

With 24 rooms and suites available as well as six inviting communal spaces, The Adria works well for those staying in the city on business, or for those looking for unbeatable accessibility to tourist favourites including The Natural History Museum and The Science Museum. The Adria is also a short walk from the Circle and District lines and is 15 minutes from Paddington Station.

This timeless residential 19th-century townhouse has original character at the forefront of its decor and design, from the 16ft ceilings, original cornicing detailing and classic bedroom furniture. The perfect balance of staple British style and modern flairs of personality, there is lots to take in within this space. A generous selection of Penhaligons toiletries are also available in every room, leaving guests feeling pampered.

The hotel’s lounges and games room make for perfectly placed nooks for those wanting to shy away from the busy streets of South Kensington. Make yourselves at home by picking up a coffee table book to read or try your hand at a spot of afternoon backgammon.

Enjoy a buffet-style selection from the cosy breakfast room or enjoy the hotel’s private terrace. Modern touches to the breakfast room and main entrance of the hotel are visible from its selection of original artwork. TikTok famous artist Gabriella Anouk’s hyperrealist ‘Slime Series’ takes president throughout the property. Bringing a new twist to the object of fruit, the London-based visual artist shares meticulously detailed drawings of slime drenched fruits.

A team of personal butlers offering unparalleled levels of service, are also on-hand to cater for guests wanting to up-level their stay. From a seamless check-in to mixing an evening cocktail or organising making restaurant and local attraction recommendations, guests receive a personalised service in this spectacular townhouse setting.   


88 Queen’s Gate, South Kensington, London SW7 5AB

Tel: 020 7118 8988