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Best Canterbury hotels

Most recommended Canterbury hotels

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The Canterbury Hotel - Canterbury - Bedroom
The Canterbury Hotel
8.4 Very Good
£96+
£96+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Howfield Manor Hotel - Canterbury - Building
Howfield Manor Hotel
8.3 Very Good
£89+
£89+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Number 8
9.2 Wonderful
£83+
£83+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
The Sun Hotel
8.4 Very Good
£107+
£107+
Free Wi-Fi
The Evenhill
8.5 Very Good
£105+
£105+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
£84+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning

Canterbury hotels near Marlowe Theatre

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ABode Canterbury - Canterbury - Building
ABode Canterbury
7.8 Good
£100+
£100+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Hampton by Hilton Canterbury - Canterbury - Bedroom
Hampton by Hilton Canterbury
8.6 Very Good
£102+
£102+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
£95+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning

Top Canterbury hotels with parking

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Harriet House B&B - Canterbury - Restaurant
Harriet House B&B
9.6 Wonderful
£121+
£121+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Best Western Abbots Barton Hotel - Canterbury - Building
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Tor Rooms
7.8 Good
£95+
£95+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Iffin Farmhouse
8.8 Very Good
£106+
£106+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
The Victoria Hotel
8.4 Very Good
£69+
£69+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Castle House Hotel
7.9 Good
£98+
£98+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi

How much is a Canterbury hotel?

Here are our most popular & best value hotels

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Good to know

Low season

January

High season

August

Average price (weeknight)

£80

Average price (weekend night)

£100
Cheapest month to stay with an average 26% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 105% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hotel in Canterbury

Price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
Average nightly price per month
Average nightly price

Top tips for finding Canterbury hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Canterbury, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper hotels in Canterbury in January and February.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Canterbury if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 54 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Canterbury hotel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Canterbury found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was £63, while the most expensive was £150.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Canterbury for 2 days.
  • If you're a prospective student, visitor or business traveller looking to visit the University of Kent's Canterbury campus, booking a nearby hotel will make your trip much easier. Keynes College - University of Kent is situated very close to the grounds, on University Road. It's particularly close to the University's Business School and other Canterbury attractions like the cathedral and castle which are a short drive away. Guests can also enjoy the games and activities such as table tennis and sauna in the common area.
  • The Howfield Manor Hotel is a great option for anyone looking to fill their trip with lots of sightseeing during their visit to Canterbury. Not only is it located close to many of Canterbury's top attractions, but the hotel also provides a packed lunch for sightseers and daytrippers, so it's easy to visit somewhere slightly further away, such as Dover Castle. It's also close to Chartham Railway Station so you can easily travel by train, bus, car or on foot.
  • One particularly unique attraction close to Canterbury is Howlett's Wild Animal Park, a 90-acre wildlife park & conservation charity. It's best known for being home to the largest herd of African Elephants in the UK. If you're interested in seeing them for yourself, consider booking a room at The Evenhill. This 4-star hotel is just one and a half kilometres from the park. The attached pub is a cosy spot for dinner when you return from a day out.
  • If you enjoy historical architecture, make sure to book a hotel next to the Canterbury Cathedral, such as the Canterbury Cathedral Lodge Hotel, which is only a 2-minute walk away. The Canterbury Cathedral is a medieval church that features Gothic-style architecture and has an extensive library that can be toured by visitors.
  • Interested in learning more about this region’s ancient history? Select a hotel next to the Canterbury Roman Museum, such as the Cathedral Gate Hotel, which is located a 3-minute walk away. This museum contains artefacts related to Roman times, as well as the remnants of a Roman house that has been excavated.
  • For travellers that enjoy literature, consider booking a hotel next to the Canterbury Tales, an interactive tour that educates visitors about the famous Chaucer’s tales. The Hawks Lane Lodge is a chic 4-star choice that is only a 3-minute walking from the tour’s meeting point and a 5-minute walk from the popular Whitefriars Canterbury shopping centre.
  • To enjoy some of the city’s scenic green spaces, pick a hotel near the Westgate Gardens, such as the Falstaff Hotel, which is a mere 4-minute walk away. The Westgate Gardens is a large public park that contains a tree that is over 200 years old and a building from the Victorian ages, making it a popular place to both explore and relax.
  • If you’re planning on visiting Canterbury with your family, select a hotel next to the Toddler’s Cove Playground, a large play structure that has many kid-friendly rides and activities, as well as exercise machines and sitting areas for adults. The Castle House Hotel is only a 2-minute drive to the Toddler’s Cove Playground and a 5-minute walk to the Canterbury East train station.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Canterbury

  • Are there any hotels on the high street?

    If you want to truly be in the centre of daily (and nightly) life in Canterbury, then choose a hotel on the Canterbury High Street. The Hugo is one option offering comfortable rooms with modern furnishings, close to restaurants, shops and bars.

  • Do any Canterbury Hotels offer bike rentals?

    Canterbury is an excellent place to explore via cycling. You can get around quickly riding the narrow roads in the town centre or head out into the surrounding countryside with well-maintained bike paths. The Victoria Hotel offers bike rentals to its guests so you can easily ride around town and back to your hotel.

  • Which hotels in Canterbury have free parking?

    The Best Western Abbots Barton Hotel is a relaxed choice that is only a 10-minute walk from the Canterbury Christ Church University and offers both free parking and WiFi. The Cathedral Gate Hotel is a building located in the city centre that dates back to the 1400s and offers free street parking for guests.

  • Which hotels in Canterbury offer free breakfast?

    The Ebury Hotel and Apartments is only a 12-minute walk from the Canterbury Cathedral and offers complimentary breakfast for guests. The Pilgrims Hotel is a modest choice that is adjacent to the Marlowe Theatre and has a daily full English breakfast.

  • What are good hotels in Canterbury near the St Martin's Church?

    The Premier Inn Canterbury City Centre is only a 6-minute walk from the St Martin’s Church and a 5-minute walk to the historical St Augustine's Abbey. The Turi House is a casual option that is an 8-minute walk to the church and a 3-minute walk to the Canterbury College.

  • What are good hotels in Canterbury near the Beaney House of Art and Knowledge?

    The ABode Canterbury is a charming 4-star choice that is only a 2-minute walk to the Beaney House of Art and Knowledge and a 3-minute walk to the Marlowe Theatre. The Sun Hotel is a 4-minute walk to the museum and a 2-minute walk to the Canterbury Cathedral.

  • What are the best hotels near Kent and Canterbury Hospital?

    Travellers who like staying near Kent and Canterbury Hospital recommend Ebury Hotel Cottages and Apartment's, Yha Canterbury and Ebury Hotel.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Canterbury?

    The average price of a double room in Canterbury is £100 per night. In the last 3 days, KAYAK found great deals as cheap as £51 per night.

  • How much is a hotel in Canterbury for tonight?

    Hotel room prices will vary depending on facilities and location. The cheapest double room in Canterbury for tonight found in the last 3 hours was £51. We also found 3-star hotels from £60 and 4-star hotels from £64.

  • How much is a hotel in Canterbury for this weekend?

    Looking to spend the weekend in Canterbury? Here are the best deals found by KAYAK users within the last 72 hours: 3-star hotels from £57 and 4-star hotels from £98. The cheapest deal overall was for £57 per night.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Canterbury?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Canterbury districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Canterbury city centre

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Canterbury hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Canterbury that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Howfield Manor Hotel, Ebury Hotel Cottages and Apartment's and The Evenhill.

Where to stay in Canterbury?

Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in Canterbury by showing you the exact location of each hotel.