Places to stay in Kensington, Prince Edward Island

We currently have 22 accommodations in and around Kensington with other regional listings available for B&B's, Hotels, Motor Inns, RV parks and other properties.

B&Bs - 11 Hotels - 3 Motels - 4 Camping / RV - 1 Cottages / Lodges / Rentals - 3

Kensington is a quiet rural town located 15 kilometres northeast of Summerside in Prince County, Prince Edward Island and is about a 45 minute drive from Charlottetown along Route 2. Places to eat in the region include Lotus Garden Restaurant, Cole's Family Restaurant, Frosty Treat Dairy Bar, and Bakin' Donuts.

Wondering where to stay? Lodging options in the town are mainly limited to Bed and Breakfast type accommodations, though there are a few nearby motels. If you are travelling in the area, Kensington is located close to McAllisters Point, Scales Pond Provincial Park, Marchbanks Pond, Lot 18 and Hunters Pond.

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Best reviewed accommodations in Kensington

The Twin Shores Camping Area, Kensington

Photograph of Twin Shores Camping Area, 10 OUT OF 10

we live on p.e.i.and have alot of beautiful place on the island to spend time with family in the summer, but twin shores is the best experience you'll ever have. it has one of the best beaches, you won't find a campground with so much entertainment for parents & the kids.It "relax heaven"everything .....

The Twin Shores Camping Area, Kensington

Photograph of Twin Shores Camping Area, 10 OUT OF 10

Had the camping trip of our lives at Twin Shores! Blows any campground out of the water. Was disapointed in provincial and national parks on PEI and took a locals recommendation to camp at Twin Shores. Thank goodness we did! Better and cleaner beach than the National park in Cavendish. Some sites .....

Selected properties

The Home Place Inn & Restaurant

Bed & Breakfast located 1km from the center of Kensington.

This historic home was built in 1915 by local merchant Parmenus Orr and retains much of the original ambiance through thoughtful renovations, hardwood floors and period furnishings.

Photograph of The Home Place Inn & Restaurant, Kensington
21 Victoria St East
Kensington, Prince Edward Island
"A charming century home and amazing kitchen. The breakfast is reason enough to come back to The Home Place next time we visit PEI. The food is elegantly prepared and served. A very positive dining ..... "


Twin Shores Camping Area

Campsite located 9km from the center of Kensington.

A camping trip to Twin Shores is an amazing experience for the entire family. With Prince Edward Island and Twin Shores as your destination this summer you will not be disappointed. At Twin Shores we strive every day to insure that your choice in us is a decision you will come to cherish..

Photograph of Twin Shores Camping Area, Kensington
702 Lwr Darnley Road
Kensington, Prince Edward Island
"Had the camping trip of our lives at Twin Shores! Blows any campground out of the water. Was disapointed in provincial and national parks on PEI and took a locals recommendation to camp at Twin ..... "

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  • Longitude: -63°38'14.463
  • Latitude: 46°26'12.816

Green Park Shipbuilding Museum - Port Hill

Tyne Valley is home to the Shipbuilding Museum and Historic Yeo House, which delves into the shipbuilding industry here via an interpretive centre, a gift shop, a replicated version of a shipyard and the former residence of James Yeo Jr., a successful shipbuilder during the bustling years of this now decrepit industry. The Green Park Provincial Park is where the formerly active shipyard existed, offering walking trails and activities for both children and adults. Tyne Valley also offers fine-dining, and is just minutes from the Shellfish Museum.

Haunted Mansion - 81 Victoria Street

A Fun Time Haunt Experience! Visit the Mad Doctor’s very spooky Haunted Mansion! Open mid June to mid September, regular season, and Late October for the big, scary Halloween Haunted House event! Thrills, chills and laughs for all ages! Investigate a haunting in a Tudor mansion! Explore the creepy old cellar if you dare! Discover secret gardens with ponds, streams, & water falls! We’ll save you a plot for you in our gardens when you’re finished!

Pei Segway Tours - 150 Harbour Drive

Ride the Future. Enjoy the sights along Summerside's Boardwalk and glide along on a guided Segway tour. Daily 30 and 90 minute tours departing from Spinnaker's Landing on the Waterfront. Safety and training are foremost for us! We've trained people in their 20's, 30's, 40's, 50's, 60's, 70's, 80's, and even their 90's. We haven't had a person that we couldn't train yet!! Its the number one SENIOR CHOICE for seeing the waterfront in Summerside. Come give it a try

Nearby towns

Kensington is close to:

New Annan - 4km

North Bedeque - 6km

Malpeque - 7km

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