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10 Best Hotels in Kensington

Unsw Village
3 out of 5
Gate 2, High Street, Kensington, NSW
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3.8/5Good! (14 reviews)
Average stay in nice location close to Sydney CBD

"The location was great, but a bit unpleased by the facilities and condition of the room. Based on the price, I would have expected a bit more. There was no wifi, which I find to be an expected requirement in 2017. The room in itself was ok and clean, but not much more to say about it."…"

Reviewed on 2 Jan. 2018

Unsw Village
Kensington 4 Bedroom House 89 BROM
3.5 out of 5
89 Brompton Road, Kensington, NSW
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Kensington 4 Bedroom House 89 BROM
Moore Park 2 Bedroom Apartment with Nature Views
Randwick Space
3 out of 5
Shalom College, Barker Street,, Kensington, NSW
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3.4/5Good! (102 reviews)

"The only reason why u need to choose it is the price and the location"…"

Reviewed on 29 Dec. 2016

Randwick Space
Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney
5 out of 5
176 Cumberland Street, The Rocks, NSW
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AU$251
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3 Apr. - 4 Apr.
4.5/5Wonderful! (4,057 reviews)

"The in house dining wasn’t up to the Shang’s standards"…"

Reviewed on 26 Mar. 2020

Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney
Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel
4 out of 5
8 Arrival Court, Sydney International Airport, Mascot, NSW
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AU$169
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9 Apr. - 10 Apr.
4.4/5Excellent! (7,375 reviews)

"Everything was good except I stopped in the bar overlooking the runway for a drink which was incredibly weak yet expensove"…"

Reviewed on 29 Mar. 2020

Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel
Four Seasons Hotel Sydney
5 out of 5
199 George St., Sydney, NSW
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AU$260
per night
12 Apr. - 13 Apr.
4.6/5Wonderful! (4,390 reviews)

"The staff at the front desk and concierge are very well trained!!! The absolute best service I have ever experienced!!"…"

Reviewed on 30 Mar. 2020

Four Seasons Hotel Sydney
Oaks Sydney Goldsbrough Suites
4 out of 5
243 Pyrmont Street, Darling Harbour, Pyrmont, NSW
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AU$129
per night
5 Apr. - 6 Apr.
4/5Very Good! (6,325 reviews)

"Great location for transport around the city or take bridge over the road from 2nd floor straight into darling harbour lovely walk round to the opera house and bridge views,"…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar. 2020

Oaks Sydney Goldsbrough Suites
ibis budget Sydney Airport
2.5 out of 5
5 Ross Smith Avenue, Mascot, NSW
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AU$97
per night
2 Apr. - 3 Apr.
3.7/5Good! (819 reviews)

"Ac was noisy, but had to have it on."…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar. 2020

ibis budget Sydney Airport
The Fullerton Hotel Sydney
5 out of 5
1 Martin Place, Sydney, NSW
AU$265
per night
3 Apr. - 4 Apr.
4.7/5Exceptional! (214 reviews)

"It was a special weekend for my daughter and they kindly upgraded us. The staff were friendly and helpful despite everything going on with Covid-19"…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar. 2020

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Visiting Kensington

Visitors can enjoy all that Kensington has to offer including the university setting and beaches. This city also attracts tourists with its welcoming locals. Around the area, top sights include Bondi Beach, Sydney Opera House, and Sydney Harbour Bridge.

  • You'll find 964 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Sydney
  • The closest major airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) 5.7 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Kensington

The university setting is a highlight of the city and University of New South Wales is worth a campus tour. In the area, you'll also find Bondi Beach and Sydney Opera House.

Below is a top rated place to stay based on our user reviews:

  • Racecourse Space Pop Up - This 2.5-star hotel in Sydney Eastern Suburbs features free WiFi, a game room, and a terrace. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value.

Top places to visit in the area include Sydney Harbour Bridge, located 4.1 mi (6.6 from the heart of the city, and Sydney Showground, which is 9.9 mi (15.9 away.

Dressing for Kensington

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 78°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 60°F
  • From April to June, the average is 73°F during the day and 47°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 68°F during the day and 46°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 77°F as the daytime average and 53°F as the nighttime average
  • Kensington gets about 46.77 inches of rain per year
  • January and February are usually the hottest months averaging 78°F, while July and June are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 47°F

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