Afternoon Tea at The Kensington Hotel, London
Afternoon tea at the Kensington Hotel is a 5 star affair in luxurious and comfortable surrounds. Occupying a prime location in London’s upmarket Kensington, the hotel is perfectly placed to combine luxury shopping with a visit to the best of London’s museum’s – The Natural History Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum. Within walking distance are the beautiful, green spaces of Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens – perfect for working off your indulgent afternoon tea.
Comprising 4 stunning town houses, the Kensington Hotel reflects Victorian opulence with impressive high ceilings, heritage decor and elegant furnishings. Afternoon tea is served in the luxury surrounds of the ground floor drawing room. Boasting open fires and original, period features, this bright and airy interior is a welcoming location for afternoon tea whatever the time time of year.
Their modern English afternoon tea menu is a quintessentially British fine dining experience. Served on a delicate three tiered cake stand, afternoon tea features a mouthwatering selection of savoury and sweet treats including the essential, freshly baked scones served with a sweet confit and rich, clotted cream. An extensive tea menu boasts a wide selection of ethically sourced tea and there is always the option of adding a glass of Champagne for some extra sparkle.
Afternoon Tea at the Kensington Hotel Menu
The afternoon tea menu at the Kensington Hotel changes throughout the year to reflect and take advantage of the best of the season’s natural larder:
Dorset crab and avocado with lemon purée
Wiltshire ham & tarragon mustard & pea shoots
Braised salt beef with English mustard & cornichons Cucumber & cream cheese on white bread with baby watercress
Smoked salmon gougère with horseradish crème fraîche
Wild mushroom & leek tart with aged Parmesan
Carrot & walnut cake with a cucumber & cream cheese icing Vanilla & raspberry macaron
Dark chocolate & cherry panacotta with sea salt caramel
Victoria sponge sandwich Plum bakewell tart with frangipane & almonds
Freshly baked scones with strawberry jam & Devonshire clotted cream
A delicious selection of gluten free sandwiches, savouries & sweets and gluten free freshly baked scones with strawberry jam & Devonshire clotted cream.
Classic Afternoon Tea and Healthy Afternoon Tea (Gluten Free) – £35 per person
Champagne Afternoon Tea £45 per person
For a truly indulgent experience, be sure to check out the Kensington Hotel’s special offers. There are delicious packages for romantic breaks, a visit to a popular art exhibition or multi-night stays – to name but a few.
The Kensington Hotel can also cater for larger events, so if you have cause to celebrate, it’s a gorgeous venue for a birthday celebration, anniversary or dare we say, wedding party.
Whatever your special occasion, it will be a memorable one at the Kensington Hotel.
Afternoon Tea at the Kensington Hotel – a fine dining experience in outstanding surrounds.