Kensington Motel

85 Kamo Road, Kensington, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
+64 9437 0555

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Kensington Motel
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About Kensington Motel

  • Motel Room
    You’ll have direct access to the parking lot
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
Kensington Motel features a seasonal outdoor pool, a barbecue area and free on-site parking. All units are located on the ground floor and free Wi-Fi access can be enjoyed in all rooms. The property is located across the road from the Kensington Tavern, and 2 km from the centre of Whangarei. All heated units are equipped with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, as well as a refrigerator, microwave, toaster and an electric kettle. Electric heaters and electric blankets are provided during the cooler months. The en suite bathroom offers shower facilities. Kensington Motel is adjacent to the Kensington Shopping Centre, which has a supermarket and various dining options. It is 200 metres from Kensington Hospital, and 700 metres from Kensington Stadium and the International Hockey Turf and Athletics Track.

Rooms available at Kensington Motel

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Amenities at Kensington Motel

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Internet
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • Golf
  • Microwave

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


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


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

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • DVD player


  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom


  • Electric blankets
  • Alarm clock
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Heating

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Designated smoking area


  • Beach towels
  • Grill


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Fax/photocopying


  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation

Things to do

  • Golf


  • Outdoor pool

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85 Kamo Road, Kensington, Whangarei 0112

What's nearby

  • Whangarei Quarry Gardens1.3 km
  • Mt Parihaka1.4 km
  • Quarry Arts Centre1.5 km
  • Tuatara Gallery1.8 km
  • Whangarei Art Museum1.8 km
  • Clapham's Clocks1.8 km
  • Extreme Mini Glow2.2 km
  • A. H. Reed Memorial Kauri Park2.3 km
  • Northland Event Centre2.7 km
  • Okara Park2.8 km
  • Cobham Oval3 km
  • Whangarei Falls3.1 km



Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 10:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Kensington Motel

  • Kensington Motel is located at 85 Kamo Road, Kensington, 2.5 km from the centre of Whangarei. Whangarei Quarry Gardens is the closest landmark to Kensington Motel.

  • Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Kensington Motel.

  • Yes, Kensington Motel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, Kensington Motel offers free parking.

  • No, Kensington Motel does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • Kensington Motel is 7.7 km from Whangarei. Kensington Motel is 61.9 km from Kerikeri.

  • Yes, Kensington Motel has a pool on-site.

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Distance to city centre

2.5 km

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