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Holiday Inn Express Canterbury

Upper Harbledown Kent, Canterbury, CT2 9HX

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EXPRESS Start™ Breakfast
The real breakfast of champions? The kind that’s complimentary and waiting for you every morning. We’ve got a whole buffet full of offerings ready to help kick start your day.
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EXPRESS ESSENTIALS
We’re big on the little things. Like Wi-Fi, coffee and tea, and all the in-room conveniences that make you feel right at home, even when you’re away.
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EXPRESS RECHARGE
Power up while you power down. Bedside outlets, a plush duvet, your pick of pillows, and a quiet place to settle in means you’ll get some solid shut-eye.

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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.

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Guest Rooms
Guest Rooms
The hotel's 89 smart, comfortable rooms offer plenty of natural light. Rest well in cosy twin single or double beds, with sofa beds available if you're travelling with kids. You can freshen up with a restorative power shower, then relax in front of the TV or surf the web with free WiFi.
Room Features

Sleep

  • Black-out Shades
  • Pillow Menu
  • Rollaway Bed/Cot Available
  • Crib Available
  • Separate Hanging Closet
  • Extra Bedding Available
  • Sofa Bed/Sleeper Couch

Bathroom/Personal Care

  • Private Bathroom
  • Bathroom Amenities Available
  • Hair Dryer
  • Separate/Walk-in Shower
  • Separate Vanity Area

In-Room Features

  • Coffee Maker
  • Tea Maker
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Work Desk with Lamp
  • Desk-level Electrical Outlet
  • Cable/Satellite
  • Stereo/Radio
  • Direct-dial Phone
  • Separate Phone Bills for Separate Lines
  • 120AC
  • 220AC
  • Electrical Adapters Available
  • Windows Open by Guest

Added Value

  • Connecting Rooms Available
  • Complimentary Coffee/Tea Supplies
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Eat & Drink
Wake up to the included Express Start Breakfast buffet, with a continental selection as well as sausages, baked beans and scrambled eggs. Catch up with friends and colleagues over a drink in the casual lobby bar, and dine in the Great Room at night.
  • Breakfast Buffet Included
  • Continental Breakfast Included

Hotel Restaurants

Great Room

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

Lobby

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

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Business Services

  • 2 Meeting Room(s) Available
  • Printer
  • Copier
  • Office supplies available

Internet Access

  • Free High-Speed Internet in all Rooms
  • Wireless Internet service is free for all IHG® Rewards Club members
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Housekeeping & Laundry

  • Daily Housekeeping

Added Value

  • Wake Up Calls
  • Storage Space Available

Hotel Details

Upper Harbledown Kent

Canterbury, CT2 9HX

United Kingdom

44-1227-865000

reservations@hiexpressctb.co.uk

Check In: 3:00 PM

Check Out: 12:00 PM

Check-in Age: 18

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    • 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.
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      Accessible Hotel Areas

    • Public Entrance
    • Guest Rooms
    • Public Restrooms

      Provided by Hotel

    • Ramp Access
    • Visual Alarm/Alert in Public Spaces
  • Pet Policy + -

    • Service Animals 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

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    Languages Spoken by Staff

    • English
    • Italian
    • Portuguese
    • Romanian
  • Credit Cards + -

    • American Express
    • Visa
    • MasterCard
    • Diners Club
    • Carte Blanche
    • Discover
    • Business Advantage
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    Green Engage
    All of our hotels use the IHG Green Engage system, an innovative online environmental sustainability system that gives our hotels the means to measure and manage their impact on the environment. It’s our way of making sure we’re protecting our surroundings for our guests today, and tomorrow.

    FAQs for Holiday Inn Express Canterbury

    • No, Holiday Inn Express Canterbury does not have a pool.

    • Yes, Holiday Inn Express Canterbury offers complimentary breakfast buffet.

    • Breakfast at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury is available from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

    • 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.

    • Yes, the Holiday Inn Express Canterbury offers free WiFi!

    • Holiday Inn Express Canterbury has 1 restaurant. Great Room.

    • Rates for accommodations at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury vary by season. For your rate options, please input your dates.

    • The Holiday Inn Express Canterbury has 89 guest rooms. Enter your dates to view available rooms for your stay.

    • No, pets are not allowed at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury.