Kensington Road passes through the center of Bangalore; hence, has loads of residential and commercial areas along it. There are numerous budget hotels near Kensington road that tourists could choose from in order to stay in Bangalore without spending too much money. One of the most prominent thoroughfares in the city, MG Road is within easy reach of Kensington Road; therefore, you can look for hotels in MG Road as well. FabHotel Oriental Suites MG Road and FabHotel Park Inn Indiranagar are the most booked budget hotels near MG Road, Bangalore.
About Kensington Road
Kensington Road passes along the eastern shore of Ulsoor Lake, so driving on it offers scenic vistas. The area around Kensington Road houses several office spaces like Kusuma Business Centre and RMZ Millenia. Some of the companies located here include Sethna Group, Atop Communication Solutions Private Limited, Mullen Lowe Lintas Group, Bosch, Micron Semiconductor India Private Limited, Talwalkars, Citrix, Wardy & Company, Magicbricks, Exotel and Cisco. The prominent educational institutions in the area are St Joseph’s College of Commerce, Orchids The International School, St Germain High School, Hasanath College For Women and Auro Mirra International School.
Shopping and Dining in Kensington Road
There is no shortage of places near Kensington Road, where people can dine and shop. For those, who are looking to pick up garments and accessories, Garuda Mall is a great place. Kensington Road also lies in close proximity to MG Road, which is home to some of the best shops and stores in Bangalore. For some delicious food, you can make your way to The Grill House, Memories of China, The Tao Terraces, Shanti Sagar, Costa Coffee, Carnival de Goa, Urban Solace, Garam Naram, Sagar Delicacy and McDonald’s. Some nearby nightlife destinations include I Bar, No Limmits Lounge & Club, Watson’s, Le Rock and Yauatcha.
Attractions in and around Kensington Road
Kensington Road offers easy access to several attractions. The nearby attractions include the following:
• Sri Someshwara Swamy Temple (1.7 km)
• Cubbon Park (4.8 km)
• Bangalore Palace (5.9 km)
• Tipu Sultan’s Summer Palace (7 km)
• Lalbagh (7.1 km)
How to Reach Kensington Road
Those looking to reach Kensington Road in Bangalore can take Namma Metro till Trinity Metro Station. There are also local buses that ply from all parts of Bangalore to Kensington Road. Kempegowda International Airport is approximately 36.9 km from Kensington Road, while Bangalore Railway Station is 7.8 km away. You can take trains, buses and taxis to neighboring cities like Mysore, known for its rich culture and architectural marvels. FabHotel Dawn and FabHotel Stay By The Way are the best economy hotels in Mysore.