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What's Kensington Like?

If you're looking for a place to get away, look no further than Kensington. Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Kensington has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Kensington with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our map displays the areas and neighborhoods around all Kensington hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Kensington hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

Where are the Best Places to Stay in Kensington?

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Kensington and the surrounding area:

  • • 143 5-star accommodations from USD 101 per night
  • • 701 4-star accommodations from USD 80 per night
  • • 97 3-star accommodations from USD 48 per night
  • • 20 2-star accommodations from USD 19 per night

How to Get to Kensington

Flights to Kensington

  • • Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), 4.9 mi (7.9 km) from central Kensington
  • • Melbourne, VIC (MEL-Tullamarine), 9.6 mi (15.5 km) from central Kensington
  • • Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon), 29.5 mi (47.4 km) from central Kensington

Things to See and Do in Kensington

Things to See near Kensington:

  • • Flemington Racecourse (1.2 mi/1.9 km from the city center)
  • • Marvel Stadium (1.9 mi/3 km from the city center)
  • • University of Melbourne (1.9 mi/3 km from the city center)
  • • Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (2.6 mi/4.1 km from the city center)
  • • Federation Square (2.8 mi/4.4 km from the city center)

Things to Do near Kensington:

  • • Queen Victoria Market (1.9 mi/3 km from the city center)
  • • Melbourne Central (2.3 mi/3.6 km from the city center)
  • • SEA LIFE Melbourne (2.4 mi/3.9 km from the city center)
  • • Bourke Street Mall (2.4 mi/3.9 km from the city center)
  • • Her Majesty's Theatre (2.6 mi/4.2 km from the city center)

When Is the Best Time to Visit Kensington?

  • • Hottest months: February, January, March, December (average 76°F)
  • • Coldest months: July, June, August, September (average 48°F)
  • • Rainiest months: September, April, March, and August (average 0.04 inches of rainfall)