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Kingston Canada Travel Guide

Set right on the shores of Lake Ontario, Kingston is a quick getaway the whole family will love. Nicknamed the “Limestone City”, the town is filled with historic limestone buildings dating back decades, even centuries intertwined with modern buildings and styles. The town of Kingston has a population of just over 130,000 residents and is a popular getaway for big city folk, as it sits halfway between Toronto and Montreal.

Things to Do in Kingston Canada

Kingston is full of unique things to do to fill your weekend fun. If you’re a history buff, take a guided tour of any of the nearby historic forts, or wander the exhibits at the Military Museum at the Royal Military College of Canada. Looking for outdoor fun? Hop in a boat and sail down the St. Lawrence River. Arts fans will love Agnes Etherington Art Centre while shopaholics will love the shops and cafes on Princess Street.

Best Places to Stay in Kingston Canada

Downtown Kingston is perfect for your stay, as its close to all the best restaurants and nightlife the town has to offer. West End is another nice area of the city, and is close to the airport.

Best Time to Visit Kingston Canada

The best time to visit Kingston is in the spring or summer, from May through September, for the warmest weather.

Price and Availability Index in Kingston

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Kingston is in September, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Kingston is in the high season in August. Kingston has its low season in December, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Kingston tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Kingston tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Sundays.

The weather in Kingston

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Kingston. The warmest months in Kingston are April and June, when temperatures reach 82 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -16 ˚F. The wettest month in Kingston is May with 6.2 inches of rain, while the driest month is September with 1.25 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Kingston

At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, priceline, VRBO and more. Kingston has 4100 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. A trip to Kingston can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $11 per night. On average, a place to stay in Kingston will cost you $88 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Kingston, then you can choose from over 890 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 196 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 48 accommodations that have gym facilities. Driving to Kingston? Then choose one of the 862 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 66 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 164 pet-friendly accommodations available.

In Kingston AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 5 providers, including 860 places to stay from Airbnb, 18 accommodations from priceline and 18 places to stay from VRBO.

2480 of our accommodations in Kingston have been reviewed and rated. 76% are rated excellent or good. 872 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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