The Kensington Wing

As one of the top three private maternity units in London, we welcome expectant parents locally, regionally, nationally and internationally to our dedicated private maternity care unit at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. Our facilities are tailored to patients and their partners who are seeking excellent consultant-led or midwife-led care that comes with safety, comfort and privacy with hotel-style services during their stay.

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  • Safety, comfort and privacy
  • Private en-suite rooms to bond with your baby and loved ones
  • Private suite - The Kensington Suite - to bond with your baby and loved ones
  • Partner can stay with you
  • Flexible visiting times
  • Well established dedicated private maternity unit, since 2002
  • Located in one of the UK’s safest hospitals - rated outstanding by the CQC who as a whole hospital, delivering more than 11,000 babies yearly
  • Central London location in the heart of Chelsea
  • Confidentiality and discretion throughout your pregnancy journey
  • Personalised care for your pregnancy needs
  • Choice between midwife-led care or consultant-led care
  • Choice of consultant (if choosing consultant-led care)
  • Choice in the type of delivery (either elective C-section or induction of labour)
  • Choice on what day to have your baby
  • Around the clock clinical care and hospitality services in a relaxing and calm environment for peace of mind
  • Direct access to your chosen obstetrician or the midwifery team
  • Experienced clinical team consisting of a team of midwives, consultant obstetricians and gynaecologists, healthcare support workers, nursing assistants, physiotherapists
  • 24/7 consultant anaesthetic service (if choosing consultant-led care)
  • Luxury hotel-standard facilities and hospitality staff, on duty 24/7 before, during and after delivery, meaning that you receive a VIP service
  • Rooms fitted with the latest medical facilities and equipment
  • Specialised monitoring provided where operations are required
  • Clinical back up provided by the hospital and specialist medical staff on hand, should a complication in pregnancy or labour arise
  • A forward-thinking unit, encouraging choice in birth position, providing birth balls, beanbags, floor mats and birthing stools

We are first choice for many expectant parents who require discretion throughout their pregnancy journey.

We are proud to extend our hospital clinical services to Kensington Wing patients, so that all services are all under one roof should you require additional clinical back up services, such as neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), special care baby unit (SCBU), high dependency unit (HDU), women’s and children’s services.

As a tight knit maternity team, we provide continuity of care throughout your pregnancy journey and after the baby arrives so you will be surrounded by familiar faces throughout and have the best chances of getting settled.

All private care income is reinvested into our NHS services.The Kensington Wing is part of Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust.© 2020 Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust.