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Comfortable Canterbury hotel just off the A2, with a restaurant
Holiday Inn Express® Canterbury hotel is a 10-minute drive from Canterbury's historic city centre.
You're seven minutes by car from Canterbury West station, where direct trains whisk you to London in as little as an hour. Heathrow Airport (LHR) is an hour and 15 minutes away. Visit magnificent Canterbury Cathedral, with its medieval stained-glass windows, lofty Gothic Quire and tranquil cloisters. You can catch musicals, international ballet and drama performances at the sleek, contemporary Marlowe Theatre, or take a stroll through the shops and cafes at bustling Whitefriars Shopping Centre. If you’re in the mood for a family day out by the water, the charming seaside towns of Herne Bay and Whitstable are an easy drive from the hotel.
At this hotel you can enjoy:
- Free WiFi
- Electric car charging points
- Two meeting rooms
Get your day off to a bright start with the included Express Start™ Breakfast, with English and continental choices. Our vibrant, welcoming restaurant also serves an international menu for dinner. Relax with a drink or a coffee from the well-stocked bar, open for you around the clock. Guest rooms feature comfortable bedding, a pillow menu and blackout curtains for a restful night’s slumber.
- Black-out Shades
- Pillow Menu
- Rollaway Bed/Cot Available
- Crib Available
- Separate Hanging Closet
- Extra Bedding Available
- Sofa Bed/Sleeper Couch
- Private Bathroom
- Bathroom Amenities Available
- Hair Dryer
- Separate/Walk-in Shower
- Separate Vanity Area
- Coffee Maker
- Tea Maker
- Flat-screen TV
- Work Desk with Lamp
- Desk-level Electrical Outlet
- Direct-dial Phone
- Separate Phone Bills for Separate Lines
- Electrical Adapters Available
- Windows Open by Guest
- Connecting Rooms Available
- Complimentary Coffee/Tea Supplies
- Breakfast Buffet Included
- Continental Breakfast Included
You can also enjoy a relaxed meal and drink in the evening in our Great Room and bar The Great Room is open for food in the evening from 6pm daily We offer an Express Menu served each evening until 9pm
Location: In house
Serves: Breakfast, Dinner
Hours of Operation: : 6:30 am-9:00 pm
Hotel Bars & Lounges
Sit and relax over a coffee or drink and watch the news or sports
Location: Opposite reception
Hours of Operation: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
- 2 Meeting Room(s) Available
- On-Site Business Center
- Office supplies available
- Free High-Speed Internet in all Rooms
- Wireless Internet service is free for all IHG® Rewards Club members
Housekeeping & Laundry
- Daily Housekeeping
- Wake Up Calls
- Storage Space Available
Upper Harbledown Kent
Canterbury, CT2 9HX
Check In: 3:00 pm
Check Out: 12:00 pm
Check-in Age: 18
Parking + -
- Daily Self-Parking Fee: 3 GBP
- .Car parking is available at a charge of £3 per 24 hours. Payment can be make by using the PaybyPhone parking app or in the Reception at check in Parking for coaches available.
Shuttle + -
Accessibility + -
- Public Entrance
- Guest Rooms
- Public Restrooms
Accessible Hotel Areas
- Ramp Access
- Visual Alarm/Alert in Public Spaces
Provided by Hotel
Pet Policy + -
- Guide Dogs Allowed
- Pets not allowed. Only Guide Dogs or Service Dogs allowed.
Facility + -
- Smoke-Free Facility
- Number of Floors: 2
- Total Number of Rooms: 89
- Number of Non-Smoking Rooms: 89
- Number of Accessible Rooms: 5
- Connecting Rooms Available
Languages + -
Credit Cards + -
- American Express
- Diners Club
- Carte Blanche
- IHG® Business Edge Pay (UK only)
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FAQs for Holiday Inn Express Canterbury
How much is parking at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury?
At Holiday Inn Express Canterbury, self-parking is available for a daily rate of 3 GBP.
Can I cancel my booking at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury for a full refund?
Yes, when you book your stay at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury direct with IHG, choose one of our flexible rates which include the flexibility to change or cancel your reservation at no charge. For full details, refer to our Travel Advisory details.
Does Holiday Inn Express Canterbury have a pool?
No, Holiday Inn Express Canterbury does not have a pool.
When is breakfast at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury?
Breakfast at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury is available from 6:30 am to 9:30 am.
What are the check-in and check-out times for Holiday Inn Express Canterbury?
Check-in at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury is from 3:00 pm, and check-out time is 12:00 pm. Contact the hotel directly for options available for early check-in or late check-out.
Does Holiday Inn Express Canterbury offer free Wi-Fi?
Yes, the Holiday Inn Express Canterbury offers free WiFi!
Does Holiday Inn Express Canterbury have a restaurant on site?
Holiday Inn Express Canterbury has 1 restaurant. Great Room.
How much does it cost to stay at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury?
Rates for accommodations at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury vary by season. For your rate options, please input your dates.
How many rooms does the Holiday Inn Express Canterbury have?
The Holiday Inn Express Canterbury has 89 guest rooms. Enter your dates to view available rooms for your stay.
Can I bring my pet to Holiday Inn Express Canterbury?
No, pets are not allowed at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury.