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Kensington Motel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

After not being able to find an available room in the first five Hotels in town we stumbled upon Kensington. Boy, are we glad the other places were full. The owners are very accommodating and helpful about what is around the area for eating. The room was actually a one bedroom with living room and full kitchen. Much more than...

Thank Lwith6
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed my stay here. The motel is located near the city centre and is handy to food outlets. The unit had a nice homely feeling and was very clean. The hosts were friendly. I will be coming back next time I am in Whangarei.

Thank tmon538
Paul and Sandra K, Owner at Kensington Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, we look forward to you staying with us again next time you are up this way.

Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent location near food shops. Close but not right in town centre. Not on the main state Highway so you don't get logging trucks noise in the middle of the night. Friendly host. Pool is small but does the trick on a hot summer's day. I wish there was air conditioning. Although there was a fan in the main room....

Thank Justine G
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed there just for one night. Old motel, and very old fashioned. Even though clean, and all you would need is in the room, the quality especially in the bathroom feels very cheap. Wifi was good. No airconditioning, when we stayed was very hot and it was impossible to get good nights sleep. Could not wait to leave in the...

Thank daisy111
Greytown, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 December 2016

What a great place. The hosts were friendly & helpful regarding nearby facilities. The units have a good kitchen, comfortable beds and good showers. while not new they are very will maintanced and so very clean. Value for $ I give this tops.

Thank Susan1832
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Two adults, staying 6 nights, was able to book a room with a large fridge/freezer. Within 300 meters there are 2 Fish & Chip Takeaways, a Thai restaurant, Roast House, Sushi restaurant, a petrol (service/servo) station & a Bristo restaurant. Approx. 2 - 3 Km's down the road is a Supermarket. Location is near a railway line but you can...

1Thank 271redbaron
Pukekohe, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Can't ask for more. Renovated bathroom, comfy bed. All good for the night. Not the grand palais, but everything we needed for this occasion. Family have stayed here before, and it hasn't changed much.

1Thank PhiBre2611
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

One of the iconic motels in such an excellent location. Wonderful friendly hosts providing clean , comfortable units , warm , great shower , quiet and one level . At your door an excellent choice of restaurants , take out or pub ...and they are good ! Absolute value here.

1Thank GoodyNZ
nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 September 2016

A wee gem. Budget motel with everything we needed. Very clean & serviced daily. Friendly & flexible with our bookings. Close to supermarkets and takeaway outlets. For us the prioximity to the hockey turf was a bonus. Most definitely we will stay there again.

Thank Gayle H
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Budget hotel in a good location, friendly manager who was more than helpful and chatty. Clean and tidy, it was busy but not noisy. Close to shops and takeaway food and a pub fifty metres away. Breakfast available from motel and good off street parking

Thank Arn135

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Kensington Motel

Address: 85-87 Kamo Road | Kensington, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Whangarei
Price Range: €64 - €93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Review website, rooms vary depending on quest requirements.”
271redbaron, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Spacious family unit.”
Jboycey, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We had unit 12 which was good, a studio unit.”
delton486, 30 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All rooms looked much the same, we were happy with our room, so no dramas!”
LittleJourney, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
“From what we saw they are all good rooms”
AUNTIEQUEENIE, 22 Dec 2015 | Read review
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