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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
Room rate includes an Express Start breakfast buffet in the morning for all hotel guests. The buffet includes scrambled eggs, sausages, baked beans and continental items from 6.30 to 9.30 am on weekdays and 7.00 to 10.30 on weekends. In the evening a dinner service is available in the Great Room from 6pm to 9.30pm. Dinner menu consist with range for choices including Gluten Free dishes. Special dietary requirements can provide on request.
Location: In the lobby alongside the bar and TV lounge
Serves: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert
Hours of Operation: : 7:00 am-9:30 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
- 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
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
- Public Spaces Renovated in: 2016
Languages + -
Credit Cards + -
- American Express
- Diners Club
- Carte Blanche
- Business Advantage
FAQs for Holiday Inn Express Canterbury
Does Holiday Inn Express Canterbury offer free airport shuttle service?
Holiday Inn Express Canterbury does not offer free airport shuttle service.
How far is Holiday Inn Express Canterbury from the airport?
Holiday Inn Express Canterbury is 66 mi from Gatwick Airport.
Does Holiday Inn Express Canterbury have a pool?
No, Holiday Inn Express Canterbury does not have a pool.
Is there free breakfast available at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury?
Yes, Holiday Inn Express Canterbury offers complimentary breakfast buffet.
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.