We like to keep you updated about all the interesting goings-on in and around Mercure London Kensington Hotel. Check-out our latest blogs for important information about our hotel and area in London. Learn about upcoming events and activities you may enjoy. Get a fresh perspective of life in London and enrich yourself with our local knowledge.

Things to do on Easter weekend 2020 in London

Things to do on Easter weekend 2020 in London

Enjoy an Easter break in London, keep all the family happy with a selection of activities happening across the capital. 

Read More
CHRISTMAS AT THE ROYAL ALBERT HALL

CHRISTMAS AT THE ROYAL ALBERT HALL

Celebrate the magic of Christmas at the Royal Albert Hall this year, with an enormously diverse festive programme running from 3rd to 31st December! Whether you’re after traditional concerts and carols, solo stars, or a spectacular ballet, there’s plenty to whet your appetite.

Read More
Christmas at Kew

Christmas at Kew

Follow a magical path beneath the stars at Kew Gardens this winter! Now in its seventh year, Christmas at Kew offers an enchanting opportunity to see these stunning gardens at twilight, glitteringly illuminated by dazzling light installations.

Read More
Eat & Drink Festival Christmas

Eat & Drink Festival Christmas

Christmas is creeping up, and perhaps you’re starting to panic about perfecting the festive feast…If so, head to Eat & Drink Festival Christmas from 20th to 24th November for some seasonal inspiration!

Read More
London Design Festival

London Design Festival

Now in its seventeenth year, the London Design Festival returns from 14th to 22nd September, with hundreds of events across the city that celebrate the capital’s creativity, innovation and pioneering designers. The V&A is a prominent part of the festival, transforming many of its iconic spaces with specially commissioned projects from leading international artists, and also offering inspiring talks, debates, workshops and daily tours.

Read More
Underbelly Festival SouthBank

Underbelly Festival SouthBank

The Underbelly is by far one of the most entertaining festivals to hit London every year! They sold about 460,000 tickets for over 200 shows in 22 venues just over 25 days last year. 

Open until the end of September, it offers a wide range of world class entertainment in the heart of the city London! Right from fun activities for families, to live podcast sessions covering some interesting topics, the best live circus, comedy shows, music gigs, cabaret and lots of other festivities, they've got you absolutely covered and satisfied! 

Read More
Electric Soul Festival 2019

Electric Soul Festival 2019

The Electronic Soul Festival is by and large one of the most soulful and igniting music festival throughout the year! They take pride in saying that their line - up is the smoothest one and will be the key date for funk and soul fans. The festival will be held on the 7th September, 2019 at the O2 Academy.

Read More
London Dessert Festival

London Dessert Festival

If you’re looking to make 2019’s summer the sweetest yet, head to London’s Dessert Festival on 17th and 18th August. This multi-sensory celebration of London’s finest, most innovative sweet creations overflows with scents, flavours, textures, sights and sounds guaranteed to take you on an imaginative journey of delectable discovery!

Read More
London Short Film Festival

London Short Film Festival

London Short Film Festival is live in London from 11-20 January

BOOK NOW to enjoy a night stay at Mercure London Kensington

Read More
Mind Body Spirit London Wellbeing Festival

Mind Body Spirit London Wellbeing Festival

Olympia London is delighted to host the Mind Body Spirit London Wellbeing Festival, one of the quirkiest events in the London entertainment calendar. Home of inspirational events since 1886, we are the top choice of over 1.5 million people each year when looking for stimulating things to do in London.

Read More
Eat & Drink Festival

Eat & Drink Festival

Explore the Eat and Drink Festival on the doorstep of Mercure London Kensington

Book a night stay now and save up to 20%

Read More
Christmas in Leicester Square

Christmas in Leicester Square

Christmas is coming to Leicester Square for the second year running, so expect sacks of festive fun and a twinkly, good time atmosphere in Central London for 2017. 

Read More