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    YHA Canterbury

    54 New Dover Road, Canterbury CT1 3DT, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent63%
    • Very good30%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Multilingual Staff
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    1 - 5 of 79 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The hostel features a large driveway in an easy to find location, walking distance away from the Canterbury cathedral. The rooms are pleasant with decent bunk beds with personal lights and wall outlets. All were clean on arrival. All rooms have a sink, and some...More

    Thank KarolaRS
    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

    First time we have stayed at a YHA, and would definitely stay at YHA Canterbury again. We had a family room, with ensuite toilet, shower and hand basin. Two sets of bunk beds. Room was small and cosy, but it was just a bedroom which...More

    1  Thank HazzaNorfolk
    Management response:Responded 10 June 2017

    Dear Guest Thank you very much for your kind review our staff are always pleased to hear and appreciate the feedback given. We are glad you enjoyed our breakfast and the cleanliness and catering facilities that we have to offer. We look forward to your...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We walked from Wye to Canterbury and then, next day, Canterbury to Dover. Except we got tired and stopped at Shepherdswell, but I digress... We couldn't find anywhere to camp, and, besides, that would have meant lugging a load more gear, and didn't want to...More

    Thank Giles R
    Reviewed 11 May 2017

    Housed in the YHA Canterbury last week, we (45 persons) were really desappointed by the cold and unfriendly reception. No more possibilities to store our lugagges before entering the hostel before 15.00. At breakfast time, milk and so one were in short supply. Asking for...More

    2  Thank jamesrasoa
    Management response:Responded 10 June 2017

    Dear Guest We are sorry that we could not store your luggage when you arrived at 9am. We do have a few lockers for bags but not enough for 45 people with suitcases. Due to this and speaking to you coach driver it was agreed...More

    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    Excellent facility, great staff! Dinner and breakfast were great, very tasteful. Staff were helpful and friendly. Great place to stay locationwise for Canterbury too. Rooms are basic, but clean. We would like to stay again!More

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    1  Thank DiannevD2017
    Management response:Responded 10 June 2017

    Dear Guest Thank you so much for your kind words we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us at YHA Canterbury and that the breakfast was tasteful and staff helpful and friendly. We hope you will come and stay again in the future and...More

    Ebury Hotel and Serviced Apartments
    446 reviews
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$25 - US$92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Kent >
    • Canterbury
    • Also Known As
    • YHA Canterbury Kent
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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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    "There are only 3 pods"
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    "I do not have an opinion to recommand this Hostel"
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    "As it's a youth hostel, I was in a shared room at the front but didn't hear the traffic from the main..."
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