Hotels near Canterbury Cathedral

Hotels near Canterbury Cathedral

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Canterbury Cathedral Lodge

Canterbury Cathedral Lodge

Canterbury - 0.1 miles away

Within an architect-designed complex, this contemporary hotel enjoys a ‘prime position’ in the ‘serene grounds’ of the UNESCO-designated World Heritage site. At breakfast in the busy refectory or on the terrace, a ‘small buffet’ and ‘well-served’ hot dishes lay heavenly foundations for the day. Guests have free admission to the cathedral and its precincts, and discounts at local restaurants, ‘many within easy walking distance’.
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  • garden
  • bandb
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • historic
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • weddings
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • baby-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • child_friendly
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The Pig at Bridge Place

The Pig at Bridge Place

Canterbury - 3.1 miles away

A new entry to the Guide this year, the latest addition to the Pig litter (see index) is set in a Jacobean manor house just outside Canterbury. ‘Any fan of the other Pigs would love this one too,’ says our inspector.
  • child_friendly
  • for_wine-lovers
  • garden
  • gourmet
  • historic
  • romantic
  • wi-fi
  • spa
  • great_breakfast
  • wheelchair_accessible
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The Crescent Turner Hotel

The Crescent Turner Hotel

Whitstable - 4.9 miles away

Above the town, a newly built hotel with a ‘distant view of sea’ across fields and houses.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • seaside
  • wi-fi
  • vegetarian_friendly
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The Dog at Wingham

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Canterbury - 6 miles away

Who says you can’t teach an old dog new tricks? Under enthusiastic owner Marc Bridgen this ancient pub is today ‘less a local than a comfortable lounge bar’ and canine-friendly restaurant-with-rooms.
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • golf
  • good_value
  • weddings
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • vegan-friendly
  • walking
  • pub_with_rooms
  • dog_friendly
  • child_friendly
  • outdoor_dining
  • restaurant_with_rooms
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Read’s

Read’s

Faversham - 8 miles away

‘From the moment the front door opened, we were made to feel most welcome.’ Guide inspectors were deeply impressed this year when visiting David and Rona Pitchford’s restaurant-with-rooms in a Georgian manor house on the outskirts of this market town.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • wifi
  • gourmet
  • conference_meeting
  • restaurant_with_rooms
  • for_wine-lovers
  • parking
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • outdoor_dining
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The Salutation

The Salutation

Sandwich - 11 miles away

‘We had an absolutely lovely stay.’ ‘Such a graceful house’ in ‘one of England’s best preserved medieval towns’. Trusted Guide readers staying in 2019 joined fans in feeling ‘truly cosseted’ at this Queen Anne-style house.
From £90 per night
  • garden
  • golf
  • gourmet
  • bird_watching
  • historic
  • romantic
  • wi-fi
  • with_cooking_school
  • walking
  • weddings
  • dog_friendly
  • child_friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • rooms_with_a_view
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Alkham Court

Alkham Court

Dover - 12 miles away

‘We were very well looked after,’ report readers in 2019. From on high, ‘warm, attentive’ Wendy and Neil Burrows’s farmhouse enjoys stunning sunsets over the Alkham Valley.
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • walking
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • baby-friendly
  • dog_friendly
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • eco-friendly
  • great_breakfast
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The Old Vicarage

The Old Vicarage

Sittingbourne - 13 miles away

With spectacular views over rolling countryside, Claire Finley’s elegant, white-painted Georgian guest house stands in well-maintained gardens.
  • child_friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wi-fi
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Rocksalt

Rocksalt

Folkestone - 15 miles away

Assertive and stylish, this dark-timber-and-glass, purpose-built restaurant-with-rooms cantilevers over the harbour, offering striking Channel views.
  • child_friendly
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • exceptional_value
  • conference_meeting
  • wi-fi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • gourmet
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • boutique
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The Falstaff

The Falstaff

Ramsgate - 15 miles away

Two ‘tastefully refurbished’ Regency town houses near the harbour combine into this ‘buzzy, friendly’ pub-with-rooms.
  • child_friendly
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • pub_with_rooms
  • wi-fi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • vegan-friendly
  • seaside
  • garden
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Sands Hotel

Sands Hotel

Margate - 15 miles away

J M W Turner would take the steam packet down the Thames to Margate. Today Londoners can hop aboard HS2 at St Pancras mid-morning, and enjoy lunch with a sea view at Nick Conington’s 'friendly' hotel.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • conference_meeting
  • boutique
  • view
  • disabled
  • wi-fi
  • baby-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • outdoor_dining
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The Reading Rooms

The Reading Rooms

Margate - 15 miles away

On a Georgian square, Louise Oldfield and Liam Nabb have restored their B&B with a careful balance of a thoroughly 21st-century make-over with a 200-year-old history.
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • parking
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • adults-only
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • vegan-friendly
  • wi-fi
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Albion House

Albion House

Ramsgate - 15 miles away

Breathe the sea air at Ben and Emma Irvine’s beautifully restored hotel atop Ramsgate’s East Cliff.
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • seaside
  • historic

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Hotels near Canterbury Cathedral

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Canterbury Cathedral Lodge

Canterbury Cathedral Lodge

Canterbury - 0.1 miles away

Within an architect-designed complex, this contemporary hotel enjoys a ‘prime position’ in the ‘serene grounds’ of the UNESCO-designated World Heritage site. At breakfast in the busy refectory or on the terrace, a ‘small buffet’ and ‘well-served’ hot dishes lay heavenly foundations for the day. Guests have free admission to the cathedral and its precincts, and discounts at local restaurants, ‘many within easy walking distance’.
Check availability
  • garden
  • bandb
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • historic
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • weddings
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • baby-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • child_friendly
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House of Agnes

House of Agnes

Canterbury - 0.4 miles away

Close to Canterbury West Station, a quaint B&B dating back to the 14th century and mentioned in Charles Dickens' David Copperfield. Themed bedrooms are spread between the half-timbered house (low beams, uneven floors, bowed walls) and the converted stables overlooking the garden. All guests have use of the comfy lounges, honesty bar and DVD library. Breakfasts are served in the historic wood-panelled Quadrant room.
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  • wi-fi
  • garden
  • parking
  • b&b
  • historic
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L’hote

L’hote

Canterbury - 0.8 miles away

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  • wi-fi
  • restaurant_with_rooms
  • baby-friendly
  • child_friendly
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The Marine Hotel

The Marine Hotel

Whitstable - 6 miles away

A bustling hotel (part of Shepherd Neame) across from the sea front. Most of the coffee-toned bedrooms have views of the ocean, some from a private balcony with a table and chairs. Breakfasts, served in the light-filled Orangery, include free-range Kent eggs; later, snacks and afternoon tea can be taken in the bar or outside on the terrace. In the contemporary restaurant, local fish and seafood features alongside vegetarian dishes, grills and burgers.
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Hotel Continental

Hotel Continental

Whitstable - 6 miles away

A beachfront hotel within walking distance of the harbour and the high street. Some of the compact, light and simply decorated bedrooms have far-reaching views over the Thames Estuary (binoculars provided). Even closer to the shore, former fishermen’s stores on the sea wall have been converted into appealing self-contained units (some have steep stairs). Hearty breakfasts at the hotel are a short walk away. Fresh-from-the-sea oysters and mussels feature on the French-style brasserie menu.
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  • child_friendly
  • seaside
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • conference/meeting_friendly
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Downsview Guesthouse

Downsview Guesthouse

Ashford - 11 miles away

Glorious views reach far across the valley at this comfortable B&B just outside Ashford, and the Stour Valley Walk is close by –  ideal for ramblers and cyclists. Bedrooms are well-equipped; there are books and games in the lounge; and guests may use a small kitchen with a microwave, orange juice, a fridge with fresh milk, and tea and coffee making facilities. In the morning, a good choice breakfast is provided in the spacious dining room.
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  • garden
  • child_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • b&b
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • walking
  • cycling
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Pigeonwood House

Pigeonwood House

Folkestone - 12 miles away

Situated in a tiny hamlet the North Downs above Folkestone, this homely B&B in an 18th-century farmhouse has spectacular views across fields and hills, and on a clear day over to France. The Channel Tunnel is a ten-minute drive.
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  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • b&b
  • walking
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Maison Dieu Guest House

Maison Dieu Guest House

Dover - 14 miles away

Close to shops, restaurants and the beach, this town centre B&B is only a few minutes’ walk from the bus and train stations, and.is a useful stopover for passengers heading to and from the Dover ferry and cruise terminals. The hosts, a mine of information on the area, provide helpful advice as well as a left-luggage service and on-site parking. All the bedrooms are double-glazed and equipped with a hospitality tray and a hairdryer. Two are suitable for a family; those at the rear of the house have views over the Victorian walled garden to Dover Castle.
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The Relish

The Relish

Folkestone - 15 miles away

Guests are welcomed with a glass of wine or beer at this relaxed B&B which has direct access to the private, 4-acre August Gardens. Complimentary coffee, tea, soft drinks and home-made cake are available throughout the day. The grand, cream-painted 1850s merchant’s house is furnished in a clean-lined, contemporary style.
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  • wifi
  • value
  • parking
  • garden
  • child_friendly
  • guest_house
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • child_friendly
  • garden
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Castle House Guesthouse

Castle House Guesthouse

Dover - 15 miles away

A few minutes’ walk from the Castle and sea front this Grade II-listed guest house welcomes walkers, cyclists and travellers with children and dogs. Upstairs, some of the spic-and-span bedrooms overlook a pleasant square with views over the town; two rooms are on the third floor. Look forward to a splendid breakfast in the morning. Dover ferry services, Eurostar and Eurotunnel links are within easy reach. Free on-street parking.

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Last updated: February 14, 2020