Visitor Information

We encourage visitors to support their loved ones while they are at Kensington Hospital. While we ensure that we look after all our patients with the best possible care, there’s nothing like whanau or support from friends to aide with their recovery.

  • We offer free tea and coffee.
  • Free parking is available on the street.
  • Inpatient gifts or flowers can be sent to our reception.

Visiting Hours

Visitors are welcome between 8am and 8pm.
If you would like to arrange a visit outside of these times, please contact us – phone 09 437 9075.

Contact a Patient

Local Services

A number of motels, restaurants, cafés, supermarkets, and takeaway outlets are located within a short distance of the Hospital.

Hotels and Motels

Kensington Motel
85 Kamo Road  |  Phone 09 437 0555
kensingtonmotel.co.nz

Continental Motel
67 Kamo Road  |  Phone 09 437 6359
continentalmotel.co.nz

Burgundy Rose Motel
100 Kamo Road  |  Phone 09 437 3500
burgundyrosemotel.co.nz

Lodge Bordeaux
A 5 star motel only a 5 minute drive from the Hospital.
361 Western Hills Drive  |  Phone 09 438 0404
lodgebordeaux.co.nz

Or try the idyllic Tutukaka Coast – only a 30 minute drive

Quality Hotel Oceans Resort
1 Marina Road, Tutukaka  |  Phone 09 470 2290
oceansresorthotel.co.nz

Pacific Rendezvous Resort Motel
73 Motel Road, Tutukaka  |  Phone 09 434 3847
pacificrendezvous.co.nz

The Sands Motel (Whangaumu Bay)
48 Whangaumu Street, Tutukaka  |  Phone 09 434 3747
sandsmotel.co.nz

Supermarkets (10-15 minute walk)

New World Regent
167 Bank Street

Countdown Regent
11 Kamo Road

Restaurants & Takeaways (within 5 minute walk)

Suk Jai Thai
93 Kamo Road  |  Phone 09 437 7287
sukjai.co.nz

Red Mexi Casa
3 Kensington Avenue  |  Phone 09 459 5380  |  Takeout 0800 7337 4992
redmexicasa.co.nz

Deli Roasts
1/95 Kamo Road  |  Phone 09 437 3068

Cafes

DeLush Cafe
Gluten free and Keto options available.
26 Davies Street  |  Phone 09 459 4988

Cafe Narnia
74 Kamo Road  |  Phone 09 437 7511

Other

Fuel – Z Kensington
Corner of Kamo Road and Nixon Street