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    Kensington B&B

    97 McConnell St | Kensington, Melbourne, Victoria 3031, Australia
    011 61 423 926 020
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    • Excellent81%
    • Very good17%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 55 reviews

    Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

    Genuine people. Comfy house. Car parking permit so I could park in front of the house. Fresh off the farm produce. Peter made me breakfast porridge with berries and a real stove top coffee while I sat at the breakfast bench waking up (thank you)....More

    1  Thank Anthony M
    Response from Robena and Pete... B, Owner at Kensington B&BResponded 6 August 2017

    Glad we had a room for you at short notice and you enjoyed your stay. We recommend advance bookings to ensure we have a room available if you've business in our area again. Enjoy the jam and oil!

    Innkeeper's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 7 April 2017

    My second stay after a 6 year gap!!! Still perfect!!! Will always be my go to on my rare visits to Melbourne!!! Welcoming, comfortable, immaculate and a beautiful environment!!! All public transport a tree lined scroll away!! My only regret not buying some of Robenas...More

    Thank cliftonfam
    Response from Robena and Pete... B, Owner at Kensington B&BResponded 10 April 2017

    We do enjoy this small piece of inner Melbourne and being able to share it with visitors. Your comments are most appreciated, thank you. We look forward to your next visit, hopefully without a 6 year gap!

    Reviewed 17 July 2017

    Robena, Peter and their family have created a wonderfully welcoming, comfortable and tranquil home minutes from the city. I have stayed at Kensington B&B twice and have had fantastic experiences both times. I travel a lot for work and fun and have stayed at different...More

    Thank Frances K
    Response from Robena and Pete... B, Owner at Kensington B&BResponded 18 July 2017

    So pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us that you chose to stay again, we look forward to your next visit.

    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    Well what a lovely property! perfectly located for our needs a full pantry of home made produce for breakfast and a well informed and helpful host!! Kensington B and B was the perfect place for us while visiting family in the area, easy walking distance...More

    Thank Mike J
    Response from Robena and Pete... B, Owner at Kensington B&BResponded 12 June 2017

    Thank you, it was a pleasure to have you share our home, we look forward to your next visit. Cheers for now

    Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

    The place is just beautiful, lots of details that show care. The owners are friendly, helpful and very environmentally friendly. It's just a ten-minute train drive to CBD. And you get complimentary home-made olive oil. It's a true oasis of peace.

    Thank DadaZL
    Response from Robena and Pete... B, Owner at Kensington B&BResponded 17 April 2017

    Thank you, Your comments are much appreciated. Kensington to us is like a small country town in a big city, with friendly shop owners and a real sense of community.

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    17 May 2016|
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    Response from Robena and Pete... B | Property representative |
    We have two adjacent rooms with a shared bathroom available for you arriving 15 and departing 22 July. The cost is $1504. Please email us from our website for further details. Cheers Robena & Peter
    jo m
    3 February 2015|
    Response from Robena and Pete... B | Property representative |
    Thank you for your enquiry, We have a queen room with a shared bathroom for you arriving 5 & departing 19 April. Total cost is $1509 at Kensington B&B at 97 McConnell St. We have just opened another accommodation at 112... More
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