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54 New Dover Road, Canterbury CT1 3DT England See on map
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Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews self catering kitchen youth hostel bunk beds shared room city centre wooden cabin booked a private room hobbit house great place to stay great facilities nice lounge enjoyed my stay fifteen minute walk perfect stay dover road beautiful building family room
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came to Canterbury to see my girlfriend during her language course. Liam from the staff was amazing, he was cheerful, talkative and helpful! Unfortunately my girlfriend left me after I back to home, my heart was quitely broken but still this guy deserves his...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Emirkiraz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the best hostel I have ever stayed in. More like a nice hotel. Super clean, comfortable beds etc. The choices for breakfast were super. All fresh lots of it. The staff were wonderful,so friendly and helpful. Great to,have parking on site. It is...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Teacherbear
Response from YHA-Canterbury, Team Leader at YHA CanterburyResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your great review - that is very high praise! We are glad to see you had such a pleasant stay and we hope to welcome you again soon Kind Regards

Reviewed 10 December 2018

Very quiet, clean hostel with superb staff. At walking distance from the city centre (+/- 10min). A comfortable leisure area with TV and some nice X-mas decoration. A nice extra are the private parking spots, about 8, in front of the hostel but don't come...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Steffie V
Response from YHA-Canterbury, Team Leader at YHA CanterburyResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking time time to leave such great review! We are glad the team made your stay a pleasant one and your valued feedback will be shared with the team. We hope to welcome you again soon! Kind Regards

Reviewed 10 December 2018

5 female 20-somethings stayed in the 'Pippin Lodge', closest hut to the main building, for our work Christmas night out on Friday. The hostel itself is on a main road, and is only a 10-15 walk into Canterbury, perfect location. Head into the main building...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank ChampionByName
Response from YHA-Canterbury, Team Leader at YHA CanterburyResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to write such a detailed and positive review which is also full of accurate and helpful; information for future guests! We can rent towels for a small fee of £2 and we do sell toiletries in reception, as well as...More

Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

This four-floor hostel is in a large old building, a ten minute walk from the city centre. Inside the decor and smart, clean and colour coordinated. The beds are clean and well laid out and there are ample showers and toilets. There is a large...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank sabatinitennis
Response from YHA-Canterbury, Team Leader at YHA CanterburyResponded 6 December 2018

Thank you for your great feedback! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you again soon. Kind Regards Dan

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A fantastic city hostel, located on the main road into Canterbury, so an excellent base to explore the delights of this historical city. With direct high-speed train services into London and the main More entry route into/out of the UK to Europe, this really is a great stop over point. YHA Canterbury at a glance: YHA members can enjoy free Wi-Fi in social areas£580k investmentRenovated cafe barRenovated communal areasFully-equipped kitchenSeven rooms with en suites You’ll find the Roman-walled city of Canterbury crammed with history and culture. The accommodation at YHA Canterbury is close to the centre and popular with groups, individuals and school trips alike. Attractions include the cathedral, abbey, museums, guided tours and theatres - great for a cheap city break or weekend away. The hostel is within easy reach of the North Downs Way and Pilgrims Way. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$22 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
YHA Canterbury Kent
Location
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$22 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
YHA Canterbury Kent
Location
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
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Room & Suite (6)
Dining (2)
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PascalMI9
3 September 2015|
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Response from sabatinitennis | Reviewed this property |
No, the rooms are small.
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charjem
1 April 2015|
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Response from Nick H | Property representative |
Hello, we do have (limited) facilities in the rooms that you can use with your own padlock, otherwise we have large storage lockers (£1 per use) and small storage lockers (50p per use) in the basement. We look forward to... More
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Room Tips
"The outdoor huts are superior to the rooms!"
ChampionByName
10 Dec 2018
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"you cannot be sure to get an en-suite room unless you book early. But anyway, it doesn't matter to..."
UlrichK995
16 Aug 2018
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"Rooms with a view at the back get noisy in the morning when garbage is taken out."
msanzy
26 Aug 2017
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"There are only 3 pods"
937gilesr
19 Jul 2017
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