Top Choice Blues in Kensington & Hyde Park

606 Club

Named after its old address on the King's Rd that cast a spell over jazz lovers London-wide back in the '80s, this fantastic, tucked-away basement jazz club and restaurant gives centre stage to contemporary British-…
Top Choice Concert Venue in Kensington & Hyde Park

Royal Albert Hall

This splendid Victorian concert hall hosts classical music, rock and other performances, but is famously the venue for the BBC-sponsored Proms. Booking is possible, but from mid-July to mid-September Proms punters q…
Top Choice Live Music in Kensington & Hyde Park


Currently run by Pizza Express, the Pheasantry on King's Rd ranges over three floors, with a lovely garden at the front for alfresco dining, but the crowd-puller is the live cabaret and jazz in the basement. A Grade…
Theatre in Kensington & Hyde Park

Royal Court Theatre

Equally renowned for staging innovative new plays and old classics, the Royal Court is among London’s most progressive theatres and has continued to foster major writing talent across the UK. There are two auditoriu…
Cinema in Kensington & Hyde Park

Ciné Lumière

Attached to South Kensington’s French Institute, Ciné Lumière's large 300-seat art-deco salle (cinema) screens absorbing international seasons (including the London Spanish Film Festival; www.londonspanishfilmfestiv…
Concert Venue in Kensington & Hyde Park

Cadogan Hall

Home of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, 950-seat Cadogan Hall is a major venue for classical music, opera and choral music, with occasional dance, rock, jazz and family concerts.