Where to stay around Kensington?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 558 holiday lettings near Kensington. From 226 Houses to 225 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kensington is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Kensington?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kensington:

  • Fisherman's Wharf: 559 holiday homes
  • Union Square: 445 holiday homes
  • North Beach: 284 holiday homes
  • Nob Hill: 361 holiday homes
  • Mission District: 510 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kensington?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kensington. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Tilden Nature Area: 1,806 holiday lettings
  • Tilden Park Little Farm: 1,824 holiday lettings
  • Blake Garden: 1,808 holiday lettings
  • Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center: 2,035 holiday lettings
  • 555 California Street: 2,010 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kensington listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Kensington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 226 Houses in Kensington. Our other popular types of Kensington holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 225 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 210 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 31 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kensington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 58 holiday homes with pool available in Kensington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Head to the scenic city of Kensington

    The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Kensington. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and bird watching, this scenic city won't disappoint. Lafayette Gallery and Alcatraz Island are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

    Activities and attractions in and around Kensington

    Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Kensington a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Pier 39 (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
    • Aquarium of the Bay (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
    • Waterworld California (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
    • Indian Rock Park (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
    • Tilden Park Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
    • Cesar Chavez Park (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Kensington

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kensington is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Palace of Fine Arts (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
    • Twin Peaks (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
    • Tilden Regional Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
    • University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
    • Angel Island (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
    • Japanese Tea Garden (14 mi / 22.6 km)