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KensingtonCalgary

Experience romantic Kensington: its riverfront, food, festivals, and more!

Experience the romantic area of Kensington—a scenic riverfront, shopping, and sights from Riley Park to Plaza Theatre.

Top Hotels in Kensington

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Hotel Arts Kensington
Hotel Arts Kensington
4 out of 5
1126 Memorial Drive NW, Calgary, AB
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $118 per night

Located in Kensington, this romantic hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Plaza Theatre, Calgary Tower, and 17 Avenue SW. Stampede Park and Scotiabank Saddledome are ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (346 reviews)

"The location was amazing for the show we attended at the Jubilee. Miranda was exceptional!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Hotel Arts Kensington
Westmount River Inn
Westmount River Inn
4 out of 5
1840 Westmount Blvd NW, Calgary, AB
The price is $147 per night

Located in Kensington, this guesthouse is 0.8 mi (1.2 km) from Plaza Theatre and within 3 mi (5 km) of Calgary Tower and Stampede Park. Scotiabank Saddledome ...

4.2/5Excellent! (115 reviews)
In town romantic getaway

"Awesome in town getaway. We would love to come again for sure"…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

Westmount River Inn
The Kensington Hideout! - Amazing Location
The Kensington Hideout! - Amazing Location
Calgary, AB
The price is $122 per night

Located in Kensington, this vacation home is within 2 mi (3 km) of Plaza Theatre, Calgary Tower, and 17 Avenue SW. Stampede Park and Scotiabank Saddledome are ...

The Kensington Hideout! - Amazing Location
Posh Oasis in Kensington
Posh Oasis in Kensington
Calgary, AB
The price is $408 per night

Located in Kensington, this vacation home is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Plaza Theatre and within 3 mi (5 km) of Calgary Tower and Stampede Park. Scotiabank Saddledome ...

No reviews
I'd do it again

"Very clean with great amenities and comfortable beds!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2019

Posh Oasis in Kensington
Posh Oasis in Kensington
Posh Oasis in Kensington
Calgary, AB

Located in Kensington, this vacation home is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Plaza Theatre and within 3 mi (5 km) of Calgary Tower and Stampede Park. Scotiabank Saddledome ...

Posh Oasis in Kensington
Posh Downtown House, Free Garage Parking, Steps From Lrt, 4 BED 4.5 Bath, BBQ
Posh Downtown House, Free Garage Parking, Steps From Lrt, 4 BED 4.5 Bath, BBQ
Calgary, AB
The price is $370 per night

Located in Kensington, this vacation home is within 2 mi (3 km) of Plaza Theatre, Calgary Tower, and 17 Avenue SW. Stampede Park and Scotiabank Saddledome are ...

5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Excellent property

"The property was perfect for our family. Very clean and private and plenty of space and nice to have so many bathrooms. Our host was very prompt with any questions I had. Perfect rental, I would highly recommend it."…"

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2019

Posh Downtown House, Free Garage Parking, Steps From Lrt, 4 BED 4.5 Bath, BBQ

Popular places to visit in Kensington

Stampede Park
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Stampede Park

4.5/5(116 reviews)

Stampede Park is one of the more well-known attractions to visit during your trip to Calgary. Amble around this vibrant area's riverfront or experience its entertainment choices.

Calgary Zoo
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Calgary Zoo

4.5/5(94 reviews)

See exotic animals and even dinosaurs as you wander through botanic gardens and re-creations of diverse habitats ranging from Africa to South America.

Scotiabank Saddledome
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Scotiabank Saddledome

4.5/5(108 reviews)

Catch an event at Scotiabank Saddledome during your trip to Calgary. Amble around this vibrant area's riverfront or experience its entertainment choices.

Calgary Tower
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Calgary Tower

4.5/5(212 reviews)

With a tourist information center and views over the zoo, Olympic Plaza, Old City Hall and Chinatown, this downtown landmark is the ideal place to get your bearings.

Canada Olympic Park
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Canada Olympic Park

4.5/5(155 reviews)

Ski the slopes, take a bobsled ride, catch an ice hockey game and tackle mountain biking trails at this park that was opened for the 1988 Winter Olympics.

Chinook Centre
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Chinook Centre

4.5/5(96 reviews)

With a visit to Chinook Centre, a favorite shopping spot in Calgary, you can enjoy some retail therapy. Discover the top-notch restaurants and acclaimed theater scene in this vibrant area.

Top things to do in Kensington

Calgary Bow River Segway Adventure
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Calgary Bow River Segway Adventure

100% of travellers recommend
$62
Per adult
Calgary Tower Observation Deck Admission
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Calgary Tower Observation Deck Admission

86% of travellers recommend
$14
Per adult
Calgary Scavenger Hunt: Calgary Culture
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Calgary Scavenger Hunt: Calgary Culture

$20
Per adult
Calgary Scavenger Hunt: Cruisin' Calgary
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Calgary Scavenger Hunt: Cruisin' Calgary

$20
Per adult
Private Session with a Local Photographer in Calgary
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Private Session with a Local Photographer in Calgary

$250
Per adult
Triple C Mountain Adventure
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Triple C Mountain Adventure

$403
Per adult

Other neighborhoods in Calgary

The whole reason I came here was to see this cool bridge. Yes I'm weird but when I seen photos I had to come and check it out. I just love stuff like this.
Linda Nisbett on trover

Bow Riverfront

You'll enjoy the live music and riverfront in Bow Riverfront. You might want to make time for a stop at Prince's Island Park or Peace Bridge.

Bow Riverfront
Glenbow Museum showing interior views as well as a large group of people

Downtown Calgary

4.5/5Wonderful!(394 area reviews)

Calgary Tower and Scotiabank Saddledome are top sights in Downtown Calgary, and you should be sure to explore the popular shops. Hop aboard the metro at 3rd Street SW Station or 4th Street SW Station to see more sights in the area.

Downtown Calgary
Calgary Chinatown
Candy Li on trover

Calgary Chinatown

You'll enjoy the restaurants and riverfront in Calgary Chinatown. You might want to make time for a stop at Calgary Chinese Cultural Centre or The New Gallery.

Calgary Chinatown
Calgary Tower featuring a city and a skyscraper

Beltline

4.5/5Wonderful!(102 area reviews)

Take time in Beltline to visit attractions like Stampede Park and Scotiabank Saddledome. You might also appreciate the abundant dining options, and you can hop on the metro at Victoria Park - Stampede Station to see more of the city.

Beltline
Perfect summer day in Calgary with the beautiful river
Sarada Palakodeti on trover

Mission District

5/5Exceptional!(4 area reviews)

You'll enjoy the breweries and churches in Mission District. You might want to make time for a stop at 17 Avenue SW or Fourth Street.

Mission District
Victoria Park, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Victoria Park

Well-liked for its architecture and sporting events, Victoria Park is worth a visit. Check out the variety of things to see and do like Scotiabank Saddledome and 17 Avenue SW, and jump on the metro at Victoria Park - Stampede Station to get around the city.

Victoria Park