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Kipps

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  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsbackpackers hostellarge kitchendecent towelsdorm bedfree towelhighly recommend this hostelcommon roomsmall extra chargetowels providedin room coffeequiet residential streetshower and toiletcity centreshared bathroomlovely gardensky tvthe rooms were nice
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here with my eight year old child and we were very impressed. We were given the room at the top with twin beds and three bunk beds. The room had an en suite and was immaculate. The shower was amazing. The room had...More

Thank Gina W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hostel is an easy walk from town. There was a locker for each bed, but you won't fit a large pack in it. There were kitchen facilities, just beware that they are not open 24/7. It is close to the train station and it...More

Thank JeffroNZ
Response from kippscanterbury, Manager at KippsResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments and rating and for choosing Kipps Canterbury Enjoy your travels Kipps

Reviewed 30 December 2017

Lovely Hostel, made me feel very at home. Superb facilities, clean rooms and convenient location, very near to the town centre and bus station. I definitely will stay here again when I visit Canterbury again!

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Response from kippscanterbury, Manager at KippsResponded 1 January 2018

Thank you so much for rating and your nice comments Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and will stay with us again :) Happy New Year ! Kipps

Reviewed 27 December 2017

I stayed at Kipps Backpackers Hostel for two nights,over Christmas and Boxing day. It was the first time that I had stayed there. I had booked a private single room on line, which although small, had everything in the room that I could possibly want....More

Thank CarolABaker
Response from kippscanterbury, Manager at KippsResponded 28 December 2017

Hi Thank you for your detailed comments and ratings Glad you enjoyed your stay at Kipps over the Christmas period Thank you for choosing us. PS Most people find the toothpaste/toothbrush a bonus in the private rooms, as this is item most guests forget to...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017

I chose to stay at Kipps after reading the reviews here. My other half was surprised that I chose a backpackers 'hostel' because he knows I like my creature comforts, especially at our age! We were both very pleased with our two nights stay, from...More

Thank Fran57
Response from kippscanterbury, Manager at KippsResponded 29 November 2017

Hi Thank you for your comments and rating. We are happy you chose to stay at Kipps Canterbury and enjoyed your stay with us Regard Kipps

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GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$14 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$14 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Possibly a room at the back may be quieter. I could hear a bit of traffic noise from my room at the front..."
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"I had a double room so no experience of the dormitory accommodation"
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"You may find a room next to the toilet/shower rooms more convenient."
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"For me, the dormitory for 10 in the upper floor is the best one: an attic room"
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