Things to do near
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Game Reserve in Dinokeng Game Reserve (96.2 km from Kensington)
Dinokeng Game Reserve is home to free roaming Big 5, and at less than an hour’s drive, it’s just a hop and a skip away from Joburg and Pretoria. To experience the wild elephant, rhino, buffalo, lion and leopard up close, you will need to book a stay at one of the lodges.The sweeping grasslands are also the stomping grounds for a variety of...
Bedfordview (5.2 km from Kensington)
Africa's Greatest Shopping AdventureEastgate Shopping Centre is situated in the suburb of Bedfordview, on a prime site on the major freeway between Johannesburg International Airport and Johannesburg City Centre. Easily accessible from the high way, this super regional shopping centre is home to over 280 stores catering for all tastes and...
Bedfordview (3 km from Kensington)
Bedford provides an unrivalled shopping, dining and entertainment experience. With 170 chic stores, numerous heavy weight restaurants, two cinema houses and ample safe parking, you can enjoy effortless, sophisticated shopping at its best.
Galleries and Museums
Houghton (3.7 km from Kensington)
The Victory Theatre is home to the proudly South African and internationally acclaimed theatre production, UMOJA - The Spirit of Togetherness. The theatre stages many more local theatre and comedy hit productions.
Sports Stadiums Clubs
Johannesburg (3.9 km from Kensington)
Situated in the heart of Jozi, Coca-Cola Park was the leading venue for the 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup with the opening ceremony and final game taking place there. And in the 2010 FIFA World Cup, Coca-Cola Park hosted five first round matches, a second round match and one of the quarter-finals.
Home turf of the Golden Lions, Super 14, Lions,...
Houghton (4.4 km from Kensington)
Houghton Golf Club is a proud establishment boasting a full championship facility that has hosted no fewer than eight SA Open events.
This parkland course is fairly long by common highveld standards, at about 6 434 meters. Sporting some exciting tees and wonderful fairways, this course provides for a truly magnificent game. The club also features...
Johannesburg (4.4 km from Kensington)
Art on Main is Johannesburg's leading design and food complex, set in the prestigious Arts on Main complex which houses some of Johannesburg's leading galleries and artist studios.
A must see to experience the inner city rejuvenation of Johannesburg. Stroll through the many art studios and take a look at some of the best local retail goods South...
South Africa (4.6 km from Kensington)
Highly regarded as one of the top 10 golf courses in South Africa, the east course of Royal Johannesburg & Kensington Golf Club has been the preferred venue for many major tournaments.
The course is a championship layout, with a total length of 6940 yards. The club features a well-stocked pro shop, driving range and an on-site academy.
Linksfield (4.6 km from Kensington)
Located next to the east course, the west side of Royal Johannesburg & Kensington Golf Club provides a shorter, yet enjoyable course compared to it's other half.
This wonderful 18-hole course features stunning fairways and large greens, awarding players a great game. However, if one were to steer away from the greens and fairway they will quickly...
Galleries and Museums
Braamfontein (6.3 km from Kensington)
The City of Gold's beloved theatre complex, now rebranded as The Joburg Theatre, houses four auditoria open to the public.The Mandela has a maximum seating capacity of 1,069. The Fringe is able to seat 251 and The Peoples is operated independently by Gill Girard and Keith Smith as the country's leading theatre for young children, offering seating...
Germiston (6.4 km from Kensington)
Glendower Golf Club prides itself as a "classic" course, exuding quality and timeless appeal.
The club has undergone improvements over the years and still maintains it's status as one of South Africa's best 18-hole parkland courses.
Facilities include a pro shop which supplies all your golfing needs, and an excellent practice area with large...
Parkview (7.2 km from Kensington)
Johannesburg Zoo is a top attraction in Parkview, a leafy, upmarket northern suburb in Johannesburg. The zoo is internationally accredited and highly respected for its husbandry practices, which includes maintaining a high standard of animal welfare, nutrition and ethical conduct, ensuring the physical and psychological well- being of all...
Galleries and Museums
Johannesburg (7.3 km from Kensington)
Museum Africa displays the fascinating cultural history and ancient past of South Africa through a collection of San artwork, a photography museum, and life-like exhibitions of shanty towns and shebeens that demonstrate life in the townships and squatter camps of Soweto.
The museum has a dedicated section displaying the documents from Nelson...
Fordsburg (8.2 km from Kensington)
This is the biggest Asian market shopping mall in Johannesburg, providing authentic goods at affordable prices.
You'll find everything for everyone, from clothes to electronics, toys to produce. After some walking, take a relaxing break at one of the many restaurants on the plaza.
Parkview (8.3 km from Kensington)
Zoo Lake is a large urban park, a favorite among Joburg residents and is the venue for the annual Jazz on the Lake and Carols by Candlelight events. It is also the monthly venue for the Artists under the Sun open-air art exhibition.
Zoo Lake boasts the Coronation Fountain, a Johannesburg heritage symbol. The park is a popular spot for picnicking,...