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Cathedral Gate Hotel

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  • Excellent63%
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  • Average5%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room Service
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

It would be difficult to beat the location, right next to the Cathedral Gate. This is definitely a hotel that could be described as "quirky". Don't stay if you have difficulty with stairs as you will probably have to do quite a few to get...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 11 June 2018

The room was nice and had a bed, some furniture, and a sink. The toilet is in a different room and the shower is in another room. Both were clean and adequate. We had stunning views of the Cathedral and the location is within walking...More

Thank Courtney T
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Due to being in the very heart of Canterbury I suggest, if coming by car, the arrangements for car parking should be obtained prior to arrival for a 24 hour permit costing £6. All the staff were very friendly and helpful when asked for advice....More

Thank MargaretJD
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Fabulous, quirky hotel. It really does feel like stepping back in time. This is my second stay in this hotel, I highly recommend it if you are looking something different. Ensuites are available as well as shared bathrooms. You are right in the hustle and...More

1  Thank adeleccc
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Three couples stayed here together last week, as the culminating end point to our 10 day walk along the South Downs Way. This hotel is extremely historic, well maintained, and provides great access to the cathedral and downtown Canterbury. The front desk is warm and...More

Thank lkfarris4
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Breakfast included
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$64 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$64 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Chris R
25 July 2018|
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Response from CathedralGateHotel | Property representative |
Good afternoon, Sorry for the delay in replying. The check in time is at 3 pm. If you think you will arrive earlier, we would be happy to keep your luggage. Have a lovely day. Kind Regards, Monica
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Rico E
26 August 2016|
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Response from Andrew H | Property representative |
Because of the location of the hotel (right next to the gate of the Cathedral), there is no car park in such central location. However, the receptionist will give you a parking voucher issued by the City Council and you are... More
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"Rear room for the Cathedral view and don't worry if it's not en-suite"
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"Definitely try to get a room with a cathedral view!"
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"If you have mobility issues, there are a lot of stairs; call first to choose a room."
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"Some rooms have private baths, some don't. Rooms on the street side can be noisy until the pubs close."
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