Ember Locke | Exploring.
Glamour, luxe, iconic architecture and an abundance of green spaces. Discover the best things to do in Kensington with our local guide
Welcome to the Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea – the area surrounding our first West London aparthotel, Ember Locke.
Get ready to explore iconic attractions, hidden gems and after-dark boltholes. Uncover high-end boutiques and vintage shopping galore, royal parks and grand palaces. Indulge in the opulence of the neighbourhood, and enjoy the frivolity.
Things to do in Kensington.
See, hear & feel the neighbourhood.
Not sure where to start? We've rounded up a range of West London's most exciting attractions and spots not to miss during your stay at Ember Locke.
Kensington restaurants & bars.
Get a taste of West London.
Discover a world of flavour in Kensington's top foodie spots. From indulgent bottomless brunch venues to characterful nieghbourhood pubs, there's something for every palette.
Find out what's happening at Ember Locke and our other Locke aparthotels in London. There's something for everyone.
Thursdays and Sundays
KRAFT Dalston, Kingsland Locke
KRAFT Dalston Brewery Tour & Tasting
Get immersed behind the scenes of KRAFT Dalston's unique set up at Kingsland Locke, in these weekly brewery tours.
Hacknakey - Life Drawing with Naked Live Music
A unique evening of life drawing with live music performed by guest musicians local to East London.
Every Tuesday and Thursday
Locke at Broken Wharf
Combined boxing techniques with strength and conditioning exercises that provide a total body workout.
The Space, Leman Locke
Yoga and Meditation
A truly mindful 45 minute class to energise the body whilst calming the mind.
Celebrating Locke's artistic community.
2023 celebrates the 20th anniversary of Frieze London with a focus on highlighting up-and-coming artists and more recent galleries. We delve into art near our London Lockes and how we support artists.
Introducing EVE: Locke’s latest drinking and dining concept.
Discover the flavours of the Eastern and South Mediterranean at EVE, Ember Locke’s all-day restaurant, café and bar.
Exploring London’s food markets: Borough Market.
With some of the best produce on offer in London, we explore Borough Market with chef Harry Tomlinson, and share her recipe for a Tuna Niçoise summer salad.
A photographer’s guide to East London.
Spend a summer’s day with photographer Dan Carter as he shows us some of his favourite places around East London.