Our 5 Favourite Stores on the Kensington High Street


The London fashion scene is like no other in the world and if you’re one of the millions of people travelling to the city this year, then odds are you’ll be looking to do a bit of shopping. If so, you have plenty of places to choose from thanks to the hundreds of shops, boutiques and markets dotted around the city.


If you want to bag yourself something good, head over to Kensington High Street and you’ll find all kinds of high-end retailers. The Park Grand Kensington hotel London is one of our hotels near Earls Court that puts you just around the corner from this bustling retail hub. Here are some of the must-see stores on Kensington High Street that are sure to have you filling up your shopping bags.

Urban Outfitters

This American clothes retailer made its way across the pond a few years ago and has found a home on Kensington High Street. If you’re looking for edgy clothes that are sure to turn heads, this is the place to be. The fashion outlet specialises in everything from hats and accessories to jeans and jackets. Aimed at more of a younger market, Urban Outfitters stays on the fringe of fashion and prides itself on trend setting with its custom-designed threads. If you’re travelling with teens to the Park Grand Kensington hotel London, this is a great place for them to find a new holiday outfit.


At this boutique French cosmetics dealer you’ll find an array of luscious hair and skincare products that you won’t want to leave the shop without. The quaint retailer has been a resident of Kensington High Street for years and continues to provide shoppers with luxurious products to pamper themselves with. Everything at this high-end cosmetics boutique is made using natural ingredients, which means you can rest assured that your skin will be treated with the very best products when you fill up your shopping bag.

Columbia Sportswear

Get kitted out and get active this season with the huge range of outdoor clothing and sportswear at Columbia Sportswear. Whether you’re a footballer, a runner, a hiker or a rambler, you’ll find all of your garment needs at this American clothes specialist. The retail outlet on Kensington High Street is one of the biggest stockists of outdoor clothing and sportswear in London and offers a wide range of popular brands. Buy a new coat, stock up on football socks or get kitted out for the gym at Columbia Sportswear on your trip to London.


For premium high-end fashion you don’t need to look any further than this gorgeous vintage clothes boutique on Kensington High Street. Ever since the early 70s, Jigsaw has strived to bring the local community the best garments from the most popular designers in the world. Stepping into the shop is like walking into a fashion gallery, the interior design is a reflection of the luxury that Jigsaw specialises in.


Who said kids don’t need to be kitted out in the latest fashion trends? At Trotters you can find everything from chinos to trainers for your youngsters. The boutique-style kid’s clothes retailer specialises in simplistic and luxurious clothes for children of all ages. Be sure to swing by with your kids if you feel like treating them to some new outfits.