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    Central Kensington by Vivo

    Central Kensington Apts 1-3 Kingsway Pl, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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    • Excellent30%
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    • Average16%
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 82 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Nice room. Stayed in one of the "hotel" style rooms. Just a room and a bathroom. Very comfortable bed, full Foxtel selection, good building security and entry, pool, Clean linen and towels and good hot water. Would stay there again however would pick a 1...More

    1  Thank Chris H
    Response from VivoCentral, General Manager at Central Kensington by VivoResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Chris H, Thank-you for taking time to write your review. It's lovely to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Our hotel rooms are great for an overnight stay. Our apartments are all fully self-contained and provide more space for easy home away from...More

    Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

    Stayed 2 nights for business. Firstly the reception is in a totally different building. My tiny tiny room is on the first floor where the entrance door is, so whenever anyone enters the building it slams and echoes and actually makes the walls shake. No...More

    Thank LouiseGNash
    Response from VivoCentral, General Manager at Central Kensington by VivoResponded 9 November 2017

    Hi LousieGNash, Thank-you for your review on your recent stay at Central Kensington. Yes, the hotel rooms are quite compact and are only advertised as having tea and coffee facilities. Many agents tend to book these for their corporate guests due to the very inexpensive...More

    Reviewed 6 November 2017

    We stayed at Central Islington in July this year and enjoyed our stay. In our recent trip to Townsville we thought that since Central Kensington were relatively next to each other and operated by Vivo, we would expect a decent size room. However it was...More

    1  Thank Alden K
    Response from VivoCentral, General Manager at Central Kensington by VivoResponded 7 November 2017

    Hi Alden K, Thank-you for taking time to review the Central Kensington. Yes, the standard room is quite compact and we do recommend this room for an overnight stay. The Central Islington does not have hotel rooms so their standard room is a one bedroom...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

    Stay in a two bedroom apartment enough room for 4 people. Kitchen allowed for meals to be cooked then eaten inside of on the balcony. Bedroom with storage good for longer stays, ensuite to main and washer and drier in second. Very clean and tidy....More

    Thank c3017599
    Response from VivoCentral, General Manager at Central Kensington by VivoResponded 7 November 2017

    Hi c3017599, Many thanks for your recent review on you stay at the Central Kensington Apartments. We're happy to read that you found the apartment had everything you required for a lovely stay. We are located in a great spot and agree that once the...More

    Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

    This was quite a surprise. Located on the site of the old railway yards, these units are fresh and inviting. They are spacious, comfortable and safe. An added bonus is the commercial center next door - dining and convenience store options. The units are well...More

    Thank tourismteach
    Response from Sonya C, Front Office Manager at Central Kensington by VivoResponded 9 October 2017

    Dear Tourismteach, Thank-you for your recent review on the Central Kensington Apartments. We really appreciate your feedback. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed the spacious apartments on offer here. The Central Precinct is a new development that's grown into a hub of its own...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$80 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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