Illustrious royal neighbours
Located just opposite Kensington Palace, with exceptional views across the Gardens to this most famous of homes.
1 Kensington Court, London, W8 5DL
1 Kensington Court
Step into our Grade-II listed Victorian building and discover old world charm, beautiful rich furnishings, exquisite original arts and outstanding cuisine. Instantly recognisable for our striking red-and-white brick façade, The Milestone is a true London landmark. Just a short stroll from the legendary Royal Albert Hall, as well as Notting Hill and Knightsbridge, our leafy surroundings are perfect for a beautiful picnic in the park.
Grade II-listed mansion hotel
43 deluxe guest rooms and 13 luxury suites
Six long-stay Residences
Located opposite Kensington Palace & Gardens
Awarded a prestigious Forbes Five Star rating
Fine British dining in Cheneston's Restaurant
Award-winning Afternoon Tea in the Park Lounge
Exceptional signature cocktails in Stables Bar
Unwind in the sauna and heated resistance pool
24-hour butler service
At The Milestone, we take pride in our continued offer of excellent hospitality and renowned luxury, blended with historic significance. As a family of passionate, enthusiastic people, discover how we ensure that every aspect of your stay is entirely exceptional. No request is too large, no detail too small.
From exceptional Afternoon Tea in our book-lined Park Lounge to fine dining in the beautiful Cheneston’s restaurant...
Get to know the local area in our comprehensive guide to Kensington. Discover where to eat, shop and explore during your time at The Milestone Hotel & Residences.
We pride ourselves on our local relationships, and carefully design remarkable experiences for our guests. From behind the scenes tours of the Royal Albert Hall to private in-suite concerts by members of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, every detail provides a deep connection with our location.
When you arrive, our delicious and carefully curated complimentary hamper of treats will be waiting in your private Residence, including biscuits, macarons, mixed nuts and chocolates, all created by our Executive Chef Daniel Putz and his wonderful team. Your kitchen will also be fully stocked with our compliments.
Mark your next special occasion in style within one of our exclusive private event spaces. Our wonderful team is well versed in delivering exceptional service, and will ensure you and your guests feel special from the moment they set foot inside our doors. Whether you are hoping to celebrate a missed milestone, raise a glass to a special birthday or host an intimate wedding reception, The Milestone offers an elegant space to suit every occasion.
We pour our creativity into every room, always with our guests’ comfort in mind. Each room has a distinct character, filled with curated artworks and sumptuous prints. Our Grand Master Suites are iconic, from the Noel Coward, with its art deco touches and priceless antiques, to the Hermès Suite, featuring lofty ceilings, extraordinary custom-made furniture and a romantic balcony.
We are always delighted to discover our guests' photos and we love to share those stories and connect in a meaningful way. Nothing makes us happier than when our guests become part of our world...