At Monarch House our 24h Reception/Concierge is here to assist you and make your stay enjoyable as well as hassle-free. Whether you require sight-seeing advice, theatre tickets, car hire or restaurant bookings, we're here to help.

Monarch House has everything at its doorstep.


Have a relaxing walk or an intensive workout in Holland Park just across the street, enjoy a movie at the Odeon cinema next door (currently under refurbishment), indulge in some retail therapy or simply sample one of the many restaurants and bars in the area. And if it's culture you're after, our serviced apartments near South Kensington Museums are only 2 stops away by tube.


To get you started, we've put together a list of useful links and great things to do in the area.

Design Museum

  • This is Kensington's latest museum addition and we're lucky to welcome it right across the street from our property. Kensington is already hailed as the place for museums so to have the Design Museum open here just confirms Kensington as a top London spot for culture.

Waitrose Online Deliveries

  • Why not order your shopping online prior to arrival and have it delivered directly at Monarch House? We'll make sure everything is in the fridge and cupboards of your serviced apartment, ready for your arrival.

Natural History Museum

  • Built in 1873, this museum covers everything from zoology to botany. Possibly the most beautiful building in London. (2 stops away via the Circle Line)

Science Museum

  • Exhibitions covering all areas of technology and science. (2 stops away via the Circle Line)

Victoria and Albert Museum

  • The world's greatest museum of art and design. (2 stops away via the Circle Line)

Royal Albert Hall

  • World famous music and entertainment venue. (10mn by bus)

Holland Park

  • Largest park in the Borough at 22.5 hectares, just across the road from Monarch House, famous for its Kyoto Garden, a Japanese garden donated by the Kyoto Chamber of Commerce in 1991.

Hammersmith Apollo

  • Major entertainment venue only a 25mn bus journey away.

The Britannia

  • Only a minute walk from Monarch House, this traditional British pub is based in the old Britannia Brewery building built in 1834. Head there for delicious food, great beer and friendly staff.


  • Across the road from Monarch House, this is the place for proper burgers but if you prefer to remain in the comfort of your apartment, they also deliver via Deliveroo.

Five Guys

  • Another burger joint which delivers straight to your apartment via Deliveroo.

Whole Foods Market

  • If Burgers aren't your thing and healthy eating is what you're after, then Whole Foods, the leading natural and organic retailer, is the place to visit. It's nearly impossible to leave this place empty handed and it's the largest Whole Foods Market in the world.