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Broome Park Hotel
4 out of 5
Canterbury Road, Barham, Canterbury, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$175 per night
12.14 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (251 reviews)

"Unique Grade 1 building. Beautiful but could do with refurbishment and some heating. Wonderful grounds.Helpful staff. Bargain prices."…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar. 2020

Broome Park Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Canterbury
3 out of 5
A2 Upper Harbledown, Canterbury, England
Free cancellation
The price is AU$86 per night
4.82 km from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (991 reviews)

"Brilliant. Good restaurant. Great breakfast"…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar. 2020

Holiday Inn Express Canterbury
Canterbury Cathedral Lodge
4 out of 5
Canterbury Cathedral, The Precincts, Canterbury, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$190 per night
0.44 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (123 reviews)

"Location was excellent; wonderful views and proximity to Cathedral and town centre. Room was small with limited drawers etc."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar. 2020

Canterbury Cathedral Lodge

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The Victoria Hotel
3 out of 5
59 London Road, Canterbury, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$116 per night
1.2 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (551 reviews)
Handy for the city centre

"Great service really friendly made welcome"…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar. 2020

The Victoria Hotel
The Falstaff Hotel
3 out of 5
8-10 St Dunstan Street Kent, Canterbury, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$145 per night
0.43 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (995 reviews)

"Very personable staff and very convenient. Breakfast was excellent."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar. 2020

The Falstaff Hotel
Yorke Lodge Bed & Breakfast
5 out of 5
50 LONDON ROAD, Canterbury, England
The price is AU$151 per night
1.01 km from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (153 reviews)
Great stay

"Staff were lovely and really helpful. Location is really good and close to town centre."…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar. 2020

Yorke Lodge Bed & Breakfast
Best Western Abbots Barton Hotel
3 out of 5
36 New Dover Road, Canterbury, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$146 per night
0.98 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (572 reviews)
I would stay again

"Hotel was a bit dated. A couple of small issues. I would stay again though."…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug. 2019

Best Western Abbots Barton Hotel
The Millers Arms
4 out of 5
2 Mill Lane, Canterbury, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$226 per night
0.36 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (733 reviews)
Third time, still as charming

"Our third time staying at The Miller’s Arms, fabulous as always, especially in the midst of a pandemic! Staff were great and kept us fed and watered throughout our stay. Location is perfect too! We’ll definitely stay again next time we travel to Canterbury."…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar. 2020

The Millers Arms
ABode Canterbury
4 out of 5
30-33 High St, Canterbury, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$179 per night
0.06 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (996 reviews)
Family wedding

"Spacious, luxurious room with everything needed for a comfortable stay. Breakfast was excellent"…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar. 2020

ABode Canterbury
The Coach House Canterbury
3.5 out of 5
34 Watling Street, Canterbury, England
The price is AU$149 per night
0.28 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (26 reviews)
Friendly staff and cat.

"Great location near city centre, lovely room, clean and smart. Friendly staff and B&B cat called pip squeak. 😺"…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar. 2020

The Coach House Canterbury
Sunset Cottage in the Heart of Canterbury
16 Oaten Hill, 16, Canterbury, ENG
The price is AU$242 per night
0.65 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"very good location for all attractions ,shops and restaurants."…"

Reviewed on 6 Apr. 2019

Sunset Cottage in the Heart of Canterbury
Abbey Canterbury
3 out of 5
4 Roper Road, Canterbury, England
The price is AU$116 per night
0.66 km from city centre
3.1/5 (60 reviews)
Excellent value

"The room was warm clean and comfortable TV was very limited to channels (no bbc channels )advertised Wi-Fi left the password but neither phone or I pad would accept it so had no Wi-Fi for the weekend but overall an enjoyable stay , certainly can’t complain for what we paid"…"

Reviewed on 26 Nov. 2019

Abbey Canterbury
Hawthorn Farm Cottages
3.5 out of 5
Corner Drove, Ware, Ash, Canterbury, England
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13.79 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (5 reviews)
Wonder home away from home

"Very comfortable (except maybe the sofas) and tastefully decorated. Clean, new beds with comfortable bedding- the duvet kept is toasty warm on some very wet & cold nights. Well furnished kitchen and comfortable, clean bathroom with excellent water pressure. The ability to do laundry when so very ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jan. 2020

Hawthorn Farm Cottages
Cathedral Gate Hotel
3 out of 5
36, Burgate, Canterbury, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$178 per night
0.11 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (297 reviews)

"Although the hotel, which is next to the Cathedral, is obviously centuries old, it has been sensitively modernised to retain its homely atmosphere. My bedroom with very comfortable bed, was large with modern en suite shower and washing facilities. I can recommend the full English breakfast although ..."…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

Cathedral Gate Hotel
The Grove Ferry Inn
3 out of 5
Grove Ferry Rd, Upstreet, Canterbury, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$162 per night
10.17 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (19 reviews)

"Didn’t realise that check in only up to 8pm, but looking at details it does state this, they were helpful and arranged for someone to be there for me when I arrived later in the evening. Bar was already shut when I arrived at 9.45pm, room was nice and spacious, comfy bed, window didn’t open and too ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Sep. 2019

The Grove Ferry Inn
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Visiting Canterbury

History buffs will enjoy exploring Canterbury, and visitors give high marks for the cathedral, lively bar scene, and top-notch restaurants. This welcoming city also attracts tourists with its cafés. Top sights in the city include Canterbury Cathedral and St. Martin's Church.

  • There are 74 hotels and other accommodations in Canterbury
  • The closest major airport is in Manston (MSE-Kent Intl.) 20.6 from the city center
  • The next closest is in Southend-on-Sea (SEN-Southend Municipal) 41.5 away

Sightseeing and Staying in Canterbury

Cultural venues in the city include Royal Museum and Art Gallery, Canterbury Roman Museum, and The Canterbury Tales. Its cathedral and historic sites are notable and landmarks include Canterbury Cathedral, St. Martin's Church, and Weaver's House. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Marlowe Theatre and Westgate Gardens.

In Canterbury, there are 74 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have ample places to choose from for a perfect vacation. Here you'll find highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Goss Hall Bed & Breakfast - This 3.5-star bed & breakfast features free breakfast, free parking, and a terrace. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and helpful staff.
  • The Ebury Hotel - Our customers like the breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms at this hotel. With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free parking and a bar, along with free WiFi.
  • Iffin Farmhouse - This 4-star guesthouse features free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and clean, comfortable rooms.

Outside the city, top places to visit include Leeds Castle, located 19.6 mi (31.5 from the heart of the city, and Royal St George's Golf Club, which is 12.8 mi (20.7 away.

Getting Around Canterbury

If you want to see more of the area, ride aboard a train from Canterbury West Station, Canterbury East Station, or Canterbury Sturry Station. Canterbury might not have as many public transportation choices so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Dressing for Canterbury

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 51°F and the nighttime average to be 35°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 68°F during the day and 39°F at night
  • July through September averages 71°F during the day and 49°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 61°F during the day and 37°F at night
  • About 1.02 inches of rain falls on Canterbury each year
  • Hottest months are usually August and July with an average temperature of 69°F, while the coldest months are February and January with an average of 35°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Canterbury?
Yorke Lodge Bed & Breakfast is a favourite with Expedia customers. This 5-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. It is located a short 12-minute walk from Marlowe Theatre. Other top choices based on reviews include Willow Down and Canterbury Cathedral Lodge.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Canterbury, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel room reservations are refundable if you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your arrival date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get the best deals available in Canterbury.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Canterbury?
Based on reviews, Keynes College-University Of Kent is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free full breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include The Millers Arms and Kipps Canterbury.
What's the best hotel for families in Canterbury?
Holiday Inn Express Canterbury is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free breakfast. Other options for your family trip include Goss Hall Bed & Breakfast and The Rose & Crown. Also, attractions such as Wingham Wildlife Park and Howletts Wild Animal Park are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best hotel for a romantic holiday in Canterbury?
ABode Canterbury is a favourite 4-star hotel for couples, and features a restaurant and a bar. Other good choices for your romantic getaway include Howfield Manor Hotel and Cathedral Gate Hotel.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Canterbury?
Iffin Farmhouse is a top guesthouse for people travelling with their pets, and offers laundry facilities and flat-screen TVs for its human guests. Two other good options to stay with your pet include The Duke William and Best Western Abbots Barton Hotel.
What's the best place to stay to stay near the beach in Canterbury?
Yorke Lodge Bed & Breakfast is a top 3-star hotel for a beach holiday, and features free buffet breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices for your stay near the beach include Becket Court - University of Kent and The Arthouse. Head to Whitstable Beach or Margate Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best high-end hotel in Canterbury?
The Millers Arms is a 4-star inn with a restaurant and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Another upscale option for your trip is ABode Canterbury.
What's the best boutique hotel in Canterbury?
The Canterbury Hotel is a favourite 3-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features a bar and an indoor pool. ABode Canterbury and Castle House Hotel are a couple of other boutique hotels.
What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in Canterbury?
Broome Park Hotel is a top 4-star aparthotel that has a golf course and features a restaurant. You can tee off at Broome Park Golf Club during your trip.
Where's the best place to stay in Canterbury to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, The Falstaff Hotel is a top 3-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features free WiFi and a bar. A couple of other options close to historic sites include Abbot’s Fireside and Cathedral Gate Hotel. Also, notable landmarks to visit include Canterbury Cathedral, Westgate Gardens and Towers and St. Lawrence Ground.

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