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  • Excellent61%
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  • Average7%
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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 reviewsbunk bedsself catering kitchengreat hostel to staycity centreliving abroadtoilet cubiclenice loungeenjoyed my staygreat facilitiesfifteen minute walkold housefamily roomdover roadbase to explorestaff were very helpful and friendlythe ground floorfree parking
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Reviewed yesterday

Great location for visiting Canterbury. Spacious accommodation. Great beds - good night's sleep.No lift - if you have trouble with stairs request a ground floor room or help with baggage.WiFi available & Easy to use.

Review collected in partnership with YHA (England & Wales)
Thank Jo K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent accommodation in the cabin. Great facilities in the wooden cabin - an ensuite and microwave, kettle and fridge. Spacious with room to sleep five and our dog could come too! 10 mins walk into Canterbury centre. Lovely cooked breakfast, good value.

Review collected in partnership with YHA (England & Wales)
Thank minibreak375
Response from YHA-Canterbury, Manager at YHA CanterburyResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We are very proud of our Artic Cabins or as we like to call them 'hobbit houses' and glad that your 4 legged friend could enjoy a holiday too! Kind Regards, YHA Canterbury.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel is the best I‘ve ever stayed at. Its super clean and the rooms are very nice and comfortable. The kitchen has every equipment you need and the backyard is just a dream. So beautiful. Very friendly staff and a cozy community room. I...More

Review collected in partnership with YHA (England & Wales)
Thank franziedl
Response from YHA-Canterbury, Manager at YHA CanterburyResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review! We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Kind Regards, YHA Canterbury

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed for 3 nights at YHA Canterbury to use as a base for various cycling routes around Kent. The bike shed was very handy, keeping the bike dry and secure. The communal areas were clean and available pretty much all the time I needed...More

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Thank London-boy119
Response from YHA-Canterbury, Manager at YHA CanterburyResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay with YHA! We do hope to welcome you back again in the future. Kind Regards, YHA Canterbury.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed one night with two young children in a family room. They loved the bunk beds and the different experience from the usual travel lodges that we often stay in. The breakfast was great for us. A lovely range of foods. Lovely friendly, smiley...More

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Thank Jennydesbaux
Response from YHA-Canterbury, Manager at YHA CanterburyResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback! We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We do have planned in deep cleaning over the coming weeks, one of them being the carpets so this will be resolved as we work through the rooms to continue...More

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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
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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"you cannot be sure to get an en-suite room unless you book early. But anyway, it doesn't matter to share..."
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"Rooms with a view at the back get noisy in the morning when garbage is taken out."
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"There are only 3 pods"
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"I do not have an opinion to recommand this Hostel"
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