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Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel
Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel

8 Arrival Court, Mascot 2020

4.5 out of 5.0

Situated in Mascot, this luxury hotel is 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from Marrickville Metro and within 6 mi (10 km) of University of …

£87
Four Seasons Hotel Sydney
Four Seasons Hotel Sydney

199 George St., Sydney 2000

5.0 out of 5.0

Luxury and panoramic views abound at this Rocks District hotel set within a 5-minute walk of Sydney Harbour, the Sydney Opera …

£144
Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport
Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport

Corner Of Robey And O Riordan, Mascot 2020

4.5 out of 5.0

This family-friendly Mascot hotel is located near the airport, within 3 mi (5 km) of Marrickville Metro, Supa Centa Moore Par …

£94
Pullman Sydney Airport
Pullman Sydney Airport

191 O Riordan Street, Mascot 2020

5.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Mascot, this luxury hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Marrickville Metro, Supa Centa Moore Park, and Enmore Theatre. …

£120
QT Sydney
QT Sydney

49 Market Street, Sydney 2000

5.0 out of 5.0

Located in Sydney Central Business District, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of State Theatre, Sydney Opera House, an …

£152
The Ultimo
The Ultimo

37 Ultimo Rd, Haymarket 2000

4.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Haymarket, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Paddy's Market, University of Sydney, and Circular Quay. Sydney …

£84
Ovolo Woolloomooloo
Ovolo Woolloomooloo

6 Cowper Wharf Road, Woolloomooloo 2011

5.0 out of 5.0

Set on a Woolloomooloo Bay pier, this contemporary boutique hotel is part of the transformed 1915 Finger Wharf's marina and …

£159
Primus Hotel Sydney
Primus Hotel Sydney

339 Pitt Street, Sydney 2000

5.0 out of 5.0

Located in Sydney Central Business District, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Sydney Town Hall, Queen Victoria …

£124
The Grace Hotel
The Grace Hotel

77 York Street, Sydney 2000

4.5 out of 5.0

Located in the business, entertainment, and cultural centre, the hotel is bordered by York, King, and Clarence streets, wit …

£112
Meriton Serviced Apartments Sydney Airport
Meriton Serviced Apartments Sydney Airport

8 Jackson Drive, Mascot 2020

5.0 out of 5.0

Situated near the airport, this luxury aparthotel is 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from Sydney Park and 3 mi (4.8 km) from University of …

£84
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Pocket Guide: Kensington

Visiting Kensington

Visitors will want to experience the restaurants, shopping, and beaches in Kensington. Visitors who journey to this welcoming and walkable, seaside city can discover its opera houses, bars, and sunrises.
  • There are 3 Kensington hotels
  • May is the most expensive month to travel here, while January tends to be the cheapest
  • Closest major airport is in Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.), 3.6 mi (5.7 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing around Kensington

  • Exploring the waterfront is one of the top activities, while Circular Quay, Gordon's Bay, and Darling Harbour are favourite sights to visit
  • Notable for its Chinatown and landmarks to visit including Sydney Harbour Bridge, Taylor Square, and Railway Square
  • The beach, seaside, and sunrises provide a picturesque setting, and places to consider visiting are Bondi Beach, Centennial Park, and Coogee Beach
  • Shopping is a highlight of the area, so enjoy some retail therapy at Supa Centa Moore Park, Paddington Markets, and The Intersection
  • Collegiate life is on display at University of New South Wales
Kensington is adjacent to Randwick. Popular sights in the area include University of Sydney and Sydney Opera House.

Getting around Kensington

Kensington has plenty of options for transportation. You can cross the water in a ferry from the local port.

Staying in Kensington

For family trips or any other travel plans, you might consider a larger hotel like the highly rated Racecourse Space, averaging GBP 60.2 per night. You might like Addison Hotel, averaging GBP 93.57 per night, for a romantic getaway, a cosy spot, or a boutique stay.

Dressing for Kensington

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 26°C, while nighttime temperatures stay around 16°C
  • From April to June, the average is 23°C during the day and 8°C at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 20°C during the day and 8°C at night
  • In October–December, you can expect 25°C as the daytime average and 12°C as the nighttime average
  • Kensington gets about 1188 millimetres of rain per year
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