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Kensington B&B and Apartment

23 Curlew Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4066, Australia
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Kensington B&B and Apartment
Ranked #24 of 60 Brisbane B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Eumundi, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here a couple of years ago in the ballroom and accompanying dining room. Absolutely loved it so when coming to Brisbane again my wife remembered it. However this time we had the Blue Suite. It's very clean but in contrast to the other room quite cramped. Our real gripe was the lack of service one expects from a... More

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East Sussex
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013 via mobile

Lovely house in Toowong in quiet area. Stayed in ballroom suite which is massive. Lovely verendah to sit out in and the owner michelle is very friendly. Overall its a great place to stay in a very convenient location.

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Qld, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

Such a gorgeous property and great owners, from the spacious room - my tip is the Ballroom, you will be blown away by it - to the thoughtful extras like slippers, cab call service, free wifi and breakfast, this is easily the best value place to stay in Brisbane. There is no hot breakfast and you must call ahead if... More

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Coolum Beach, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012

I had a lovely stay last wednesday night - I was upgraded (free of charge) to the ball room and it was absolutely stunning. The rooms were so beautiful and comfortable and I enjoyed my stay immensely. My only regret is that I couldn't stay longer. Thank you again and you will certainly be seeing me in the future.

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

I originally booked this trip several months ago, but due to illness I was unable to actually go. The owner was nice enough to let me switch dates, but this is where my good experience ended. Upon arrival I couldn't find the owner to confirm or ask anything, which was quite inconvenient. Then my partner and I were told that... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
11 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012

Pros: Beautiful room. Exactly what I look for in a B+B. Character, comfort, nice bathroom, spacious, in a beautiful neighbourhood. Close to train. Close to grocery store. It's nice to have the option to prepare your own food when you travel for extended periods. Washer available. Air conditioning available should it be required. Minor points: The litle extras are missing... More

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Singapore
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6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

Stayed at this B&B for 5 days from 7-12 April. Location is good for me as I was there visiting my son who is studying in UQ. It is also near the Toowong Village shopping centre. Though it's a B&B but breakfast was not included, neither any breakfast provision given - only a small jug of orange juice in fridge,... More

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Melbourne
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43 reviews 43 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2012

Michelle the host is lovely and helpful. The place is clean & everything you could wish for is provided. We stayed in the ballroom which was HUGE. Two sisters pizza is recommended for a nice gourmet pizza! Recommended.

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Washington DC
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2011

I loved this B&B. Very accommodating, friendly people. I stayed here on 3 seperate occasions as I was passing through Brisbane. Not too far a walk from a water taxi location. Need to be self sufficient though as it is out of the city. I would recommend this to anyone that wants a quiet, beautiful B&B!

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Brisbane
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6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2011

My second visit to this wonderful grand old colonial in the heart of leafy Toowong, and I'm sure it won't be my last. My most recent visit was in two rooms (due to availability) ... I was gobsmacked by the size and space of the "Ballroom" a gigantic suite with room for an extremely comfortable king size bed, full lounge... More

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Additional Information about Kensington B&B and Apartment

Address: 23 Curlew Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4066, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #24 of 60 B&Bs / Inns in Brisbane

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