Whether you want to bike along the river, stroll the neighbourhood while sipping some of Calgary’s finest coffee or spend the night listening to live music – Kensington has it all! Considered Calgary’s Urban Village, Kensington offers a unique, inner-city experience. Located off the Sunnyside LRT Station, and walking distance from downtown, it’s possible to spend an entire day exploring the shops and restaurants, or an entire weekend by staying at one of the beautiful boutique hotels.
This European inspired neighbourhood is ultra pedestrian-friendly. Walk across the Louise Bridge from downtown, ride along the bike path, or use our Sunnyside LRT station and several bus stops. If you drive and park, the ‘loop’ layout of Kensington will take you back to your spot without missing a thing.
The shops, restaurants and services in Kensington are unique and complimentary collection of cheap to chic.It truly is possible to spend the day here enjoying our scenery and relaxing on our benches in the courtyards.