Kensington Palace Pavilion is the only place in London where you can enjoy a traditional afternoon tea in the grounds of a royal palace. Sit back, relax and treat yourself to beautiful food and drink surrounded by over 300 years of royal history. We are open from 10am serving breakfast and lunch as well as afternoon tea.


The Kensington Palace Pavilion is open from 10.00-16.00. To avoid queues at busy times you are welcome to make a booking using the reservation tool.

For reservations for more than 12 guests, please email The Kensington Palace Pavilion or call us
on 020 3166 6113.

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Please email The Kensington Palace Pavilion if you have any questions or enquiries.

How to find us


The Kensington Palace Pavilion
Kensington Palace
Kensington Gardens
W8 4PX

Tel: 020 3166 6113

Access to The Kensington Palace Pavilion is via Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens.

By London Underground
Nearest stations:
Use District & Circle lines to High Street Kensington (10 – 15 minutes walking time) or Bayswater (15 – 20 minutes walking time).
Use Central Line to Queensway
(10 – 15 minutes walking time) or Notting
Hill Gate (20 – 25 minutes walking time).

By bus
Bus routes: 70, 94, 148, 390 to Bayswater Road or 9, 10, 49, 52, 70, and 452 to Kensington High Street.

For additional help in planning your journey, please telephone 020 7222 1234 or use the Transport for London Journey Planner. For more details please visit TFL

By taxi
Taxis can bring guests directly to The Kensington Palace Pavilion via Jubilee Walk (accessed by Orme Square Gate off Bayswater Road, W2 4RU).


Our beautifully presented afternoon tea gift vouchers give double the pleasure; the delight of opening the gift and the wonderful experience of The Kensington Palace Pavilion visit.

Traditional English Afternoon Tea for two people £60

Royal Afternoon Tea for two people £80
Includes a choice of glass of Prosecco, Pimm’s or Champagne

The gift voucher will be sent by first class post (UK only) and is valid for six months.

We serve afternoon tea from 12.00 to 18.00 in the summer (1 March to 31 October) and from 12.00 until 16.00 during the winter (1 November to the end of February).

To purchase vouchers please click here or call us on 020 3166 6113.