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The Kings Head

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   204 Wincheap, Canterbury CT1 3RY, England
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The Kings Head
Ranked #26 of 71 Canterbury B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here to break our journey across to France. This is a proper community pub, with a good atmosphere, pleasant staff, great food (we were there on a Thursday which is curry night - £7.99 for a really good curry and a free drink) and excellent real ale. The accommodation is small but spotlessly clean, quiet and comfortable with... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a full day of exercise I arrived late afternoon, hungry and in need of a hot shower. The room was immaculately clean and comfortably appointed. Road noise, mentioned in other reviews and to which I am not used, was not a problem as traffic was much reduced in the evening and overnight, and I found the double glazing effective.... More

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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just back from a 2 night weekend stay and must say it was a very good experience. Checked in by a friendly lady and shown up to our room, which was on the front of the hotel. Although it overlooked the busy A28 we were never bothered by any noise and slept very well. For those light sleepers, ear plugs... More

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Kent, United Kingdom
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

My partner and I were attending a music festival for bank holiday. I booked this hotel as it looked quaint, within walking distance to the City and served real ale.. What a little gem!!! The room was quaint, with beamed ceilings, nicely decorated and very clean. It had character to say the least. There is only 3 rooms so it... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Comfortable room, great breakfast, friendly staff. The pub is about a ten-fifteen minute walk into the centre, perfectly placed for sightseeing. The building has plenty of character and is surrounded by some decent little restaurants - a nice Indian, a good chippy - although the pub's own food is great too. I had very little to complain about, except perhaps... More

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Peebles, Scotland, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

I am recently back form Canterbury where I stayed at The Kings Head for 3 nights B&B. The hotel is about 10 mins walk from the city centre. The staff and locals are friendly and helpful and my bedroom was cosy and comfortable. Although I was travelling alone, I felt very comfortable at all times - even sitting in the... More

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York, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

My brother and I were visiting Shepherd Neame Brewery in nearby Faversham and we picked the King's Head as it is featured in the CAMRA Good Beer Guide, 2013. Lovely place to stay excellent food and great cask beer. The curry night on Thursday is a definite recommend as the chef was good enough to make our meal to our... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

The Kings Head Inn was a lovely place to stay. The owners were really friendly and helpful. Our accommodation was clean and perfect size for an over night stay. There was a lot of thought put into each room with specific instructions on each TV and other information about the hotel. After a long day walking around it was nice... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

A good, clean, friendly place to stay with a comfy bed and a great freshly cooked full English breakfast. I am short at just under 5ft so I didn't have any issues but my Husband who is less vertically challenged found using the hobbit sized bathroom & shower a bit of a squeeze! Did the job nicely though thank you!

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London, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

i have traveled the world for 40 years.This is the best experience I have ever had. The food is the best in the world built in 1410, it is full of character.Bat and trap played in lovely garden in summer evenings. Every where clean. Owners very helpful without being pushy. Access by car best in very nearby public carpark

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Address: 204 Wincheap, Canterbury CT1 3RY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Kings Head 3*
Also Known As:
The Kings Head Hotel Canterbury

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