The Cranley Hotel

Rated 6.1 in 1575 reviews. 35 rooms.


The Cranley Hotel is a luxury boutique hotel situated in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. Built as townhouses in 1869, Cranley is an ideal London city-centre haven appealing equally to the discerning business or leisure traveller wanting a tranquil residence.

Enjoy a stroll to nearby King’s Road in Chelsea or the exclusive shops of Knightsbridge. Cranley is within walking distance to Harrods and Harvey Nichols. Also nearby are London’s best-known museums, such as the Victoria and Albert Museum, the National History Museum and the Science Museum. After a long day, return to Cranley and enjoy our evening canapes with bubbles.

Set in leafy South Kensington, within a 10-minute walk from the Natural History Museum, this classic Georgian town house houses an elegant 4-star hotel, combining period style with modern luxury. It has free WiFi in all areas of the building.

In a quiet, tree-lined street in the heart of Kensington and Chelsea, the Cranley Hotel is within walking distance of many of London's main attractions. The fantastic shops of Knightsbridge and King's Road are around 15 minutes’ walk away.

The hotel rooms all blend original features with state-of-the-art facilities, including a flat-screen TV and free high-speed internet access.

The property is within walking distance from the Victoria and Albert Museum, as well as Harrods.

Available Rooms

2 guests




Photos by guests

See all guest photos »

Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near The Cranley Hotel

  1. Eclipse

    Watermelon Martinis a must as standard!

    54 m from hotel
    158 Old Brompton Rd.

  2. Caffe Forum

    Awesome create-your-own pizzas and cool staff let you bring your own beer!

    265 m from hotel
    146 Gloucester Road

  3. Bombay Brasserie

    Must try the Cobra coffee!

    269 m from hotel
    140 Courtfield Rd

  4. Bugis Street Brasserie

    Penang char kuay teow is a must try !!!!

    284 m from hotel
    in Millennium Gluocester Hotel

  5. Bumpkin

    Traditional Roasted Sunday - must try!!! It's perfect.

    299 m from hotel
    102 Old Brompton Rd.

  6. Byron

    Incredible milkshakes!

    374 m from hotel
    75 Gloucester Rd

  7. The Anglesea Arms

    Every Friday after work. Always ppl in the pavement but for some reason everybody loves the place. Nothing special tho.

    454 m from hotel
    15 Selwood Terrace

  8. Dozo Sushi

    Tiger, spider and volcano maki are all amazing! The salmon sashimi is also good! Great service and portions a little bit over priced, but still one of the best places in the area!!!

    474 m from hotel
    68 Old Brompton Rd

  9. Troubadour

    Very good wine, very good food, excellent service and beautiful 'secret garden' out the back - perfect.

    0.6 km from hotel
    263-265 Old Brompton Rd

  10. Natural History Museum

    Opened in 1881, the museum facade uses terracotta tiles which were resistant to the soot of Victorian London. The largest of the famous dinosaur skeletons in the central hall is a diplodocus.

    0.7 km from hotel
    Cromwell Rd

  11. Science Museum

    Much of the collection was inherited from the Museum of Patents (est 1858) and includes early locomotives such as Stephenson’s Rocket and Puffing Billy, and the first jet engine.

    0.9 km from hotel
    Exhibition Rd

  12. Hyde Park

    Hyde Park was a favourite venue for duellists in the 18th and 19th century, including the brutal 1712 duel between the Duke of Hamilton and Lord Mohun in which they hacked each other to death.

    2.3 km from hotel
    Serpentine Rd