Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, United Kingdom

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Welcome to Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, United Kingdom

About the area

Kensington and Chelsea is renowned for its thriving, cosmopolitan atmosphere. The borough has many famous shopping areas, including King's Road, High Street Kensington and Knightsbridge, the latter well known as the home to Harrods. Escape the crowds with a stroll through one of several beautiful parks or by visiting one of the area's many amazing museums, including the Natural History Museum, the Victoria and Albert Museum and the Science Museum. Other attractions in the borough include Kensington Palace – former home of the late Diana, Princess of Wales. In the south west of the borough is Notting Hill, one of the most attractive parts of London. Notting Hill is home to Portobello Road Market and Europe's biggest street party, the Notting Hill Carnival, which takes place at the end of August each year.          

Nearby Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, United Kingdom
North:London Borough of Brent, United Kingdom
East:Westminster, London, UK
South:London Borough of Wandsworth, London, UK
West:London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, United Kingdom
Nearby Transport
High Street Kensington
Earl's Court
Gloucester Road
High Street Kensington (Stop R)
High Street Kensington (Stop B)
Kensington (Olympia)

It is always easy to find things to do in the West End borough of Kensington and Chelsea. First of all, this area has many worldwide famous attractions. Even Londoners like to visit them from time to time. Besides the attractions, here you can find all kinds of high-end bars, cafes and restaurants that represent almost all world cuisines. 

If you have little kids, that is also not a problem – playgrounds and parks are all over the place. Here you can also find some good toy stores. Many people dream to rent an apartment in Kensington - one of the most prestigious areas in the heart of the British capital. A great number of highly reputable London's places of residence are also located here.

Now if you want to choose an area to live where you could feel the atmosphere of English aristocracy on a daily basis, then Kensington would be the right choice for you to rent an apartment.

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