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Kensington Motel

85 Kamo Road, Kensington, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
Whangarei, New Zealand
See location+64 9437 0555Official website
based on 827 reviews
827 reviews
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About Kensington Motel

  • Motel Room
    You’ll have direct access to the parking lot
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
Discover rejuvenated and budget-friendly lodging in the heart of Whangarei, within easy reach of Kensington Stadium, Kensington Hospital, Whangarei Turf, and the scenic Mair Park walkway. Our recently renovated studios, 1-bedroom units, and 2-bedroom units provide excellent value for your money. Immerse yourself in relaxation at our swimming pool area, stay connected with FREE WIFI, and savor the convenience of local cafes and takeaway options just steps away from the motel. A brief stroll takes you to the local supermarket, pharmacy, and post office. Ample on-site parking is available, with additional street parking for trucks and extra vehicles located in the back street behind the motel. We take pride in offering some of the most competitive rates in town, without compromising on the quality and cleanliness of our rooms.

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Amenities at Kensington Motel

  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Laundry facilities


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Stovetop
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans


  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted


  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk


  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Dining table

Services and conveniences

  • Room service
  • Key access

Things to do

  • Golf

Family friendly

  • Cribs available


  • Outdoor pool

Reviews of Kensington Motel

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85 Kamo Road, Kensington, Whangarei 0112

What's nearby

  • Whangarei Quarry Gardens0.8 mi
  • Mt Parihaka0.9 mi
  • Quarry Arts Centre1 mi
  • Tuatara Gallery1.1 mi
  • Whangarei Art Museum1.1 mi
  • Clapham's Clocks1.1 mi
  • Extreme Mini Glow1.4 mi
  • A. H. Reed Memorial Kauri Park1.4 mi
  • Northland Event Centre1.7 mi
  • Okara Park1.8 mi
  • Cobham Oval1.8 mi
  • Whangarei Falls1.9 mi



Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM


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Top tips for your stay at Kensington Motel

  • How long should you stay at Kensington Motel? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 1 day.

FAQs when booking at Kensington Motel

  • Where is Kensington Motel located?

    Kensington Motel is located at 85 Kamo Road, Kensington, 1.5 miles from the center of Whangarei. Whangarei Quarry Gardens is the closest landmark to Kensington Motel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Kensington Motel?

    Check-in time is 2:00 PM and check-out time is 10:00 AM at Kensington Motel.

  • Does Kensington Motel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Kensington Motel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Kensington Motel offer free parking?

    Yes, Kensington Motel offers free parking.

  • How far is Kensington Motel from the airport?

    Kensington Motel is 4.6 miles from Whangarei. Kensington Motel is 38.6 miles from Kerikeri.

  • Does Kensington Motel have a pool?

    Yes, Kensington Motel has a pool onsite.

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Good to know

Value for money


Distance to city center

1.5 mi

Nearest Airport


Distance to airport

4.8 mi