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Room, 1 Double Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Wheelchair)
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
Room, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking
2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Standard Room
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 1 Double Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking
1 Double Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
3-star hotel with restaurant and bar/lounge

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Business centre
24-hour front desk
Multilingual staff

With a stay at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury in Canterbury, you'll be within a 10-minute drive of University of Kent and Canterbury Christ Church University. This hotel is 3.8 mi (6.2 km) from Marlowe Theatre and 3.9 mi (6.2 km) from Canterbury Cathedral.

Stay in one of 89 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. This hotel also features concierge services and barbecue grills.

You can enjoy a meal at Great Room serving the guests of Holiday Inn Express Canterbury, or stop in at the snack bar/deli. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. To-go breakfasts are available daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Concierge services
  • Total number of rooms - 89
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Garden
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Express check-in
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Luggage storage
  • Terrace
  • Electric car charging station

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn Express Canterbury offers 89 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include showers and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Desk
  • Pay films
  • Shower only
  • Satellite TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Heating
  • Portable fan
  • Number of bathrooms: 1
  • No housekeeping
  • Linens not available
  • Bed sheets not available

Where to Eat

To-go breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

Great Room - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Nearby Things to do

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and dinner. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings. The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Clean Promise (IHG) guidelines.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No lifts

Debit cards not accepted

Staffed front desk

Security system

LGBTQIA friendly

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wear personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available for guests

Gloves are available for guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitisation guidelines Clean Promise (IHG)

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually wrapped food options are available

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner

gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: GBP 3 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Canterbury Holiday Inn Express
  • Holiday Inn Express Canterbury
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel Canterbury
  • Canterbury Holiday Inn
  • Holiday Inn Canterbury
  • Holiday Inn Express Canterbury Hotel Upper Harbledown
  • Holiday Inn Express Canterbury Upper Harbledown
  • Holiday Inn Express Canterbury Hotel
  • Express Canterbury Canterbury
  • Holiday Inn Express Canterbury Hotel
  • Holiday Inn Express Canterbury Canterbury
  • Holiday Inn Express Canterbury Hotel Canterbury

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and dinner.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Clean Promise (IHG) guidelines.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

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