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ABode Canterbury

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   30-33 High Street, Canterbury CT1 2RX, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Abode Hotel in Canterbury is unmatched in its offering. Luxurious rooms, a decadent restaurant and stylish champagne and cocktail bar make for a very special experience. Our Most Enviable room was immaculate, and touches such as the basket of complimentary snacks were greatly appreciated. Staff including Richard, Jonathan and Niamh (there were many more) went above and beyond to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

From the greeting from the lovely blonde on reception to leaving it was an outstanding little stay. There are some small flaws, parking isn't ideal and the TV is a little low to watch in bed but on the same not its a 5 minute walk and who on earth is concerned about watching TV, get out the hotel for... More

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Montreal, Canada
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was my first stay in an ABode hotel. I had the "comfortable" (basic) room and it was fine. Small but not cramped. I didn't eat breakfast at the hotel but did have lunch in the pub around the back. It was excellent. I probably wouldn't return but not because I had a bad experience, only because the concept wasn't... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We recently stayed at the Abode for a birthday treat over Easter weekend. Our arrival was good, we were helped by a helpful young man who carried up our bags and were met by a colourful gas balloon on the bed wishing a happy birthday - a lovely touch. The room was a good size and smelt fresh and clean.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed with my to be finance on Friday, I explained on booking I was planning to propose. When I arrived I was told I had been upgraded and what an upgrade biggest bed I've ever seen!!! We couldn't fault the staff, nothing was too much for them. The abode will be top of the list for our wedding venue...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Once again, we had a great stay at this hotel. Our Most Enviable room was lovely and we had a great night's sleep. We always enjoy the food in the restaurant and the champagne bar was great. A big thank you to Declan and all the staff!

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is right in the middle of the High Street, and just around the corner from the Marlowe Theatre, which was the reason for our stay. We opted for the Spring Sensations offer which included dinner, bed & breakfast. Room (desirable) was OK. Nothing fancy but clean and the bed was super comfortable. Our only disappointment was that the... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For the price of a stay I was disappointed in the hotel. The staff were a little 'snooty' and unfriendly, however the worst part was the incredibly soft mattress that was impossible for me to sleep comfortably on so I slept on the floor. That is unacceptable for the price of a stay, a decent, relatively new mattress is the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the more expensive hotel in Canterbury (not by much) do not let it put you off. A great hotel, service etc as you would expect. Very good and will stay again. Only downside is the parking is extremely limited and the only other option is to park five minutes away using a voucher supplied by the hotel, also the... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the abode on Friday 11th April 2014. This hotel really is lovely, and would recommend it to anyone what is looking for a town centre location where all the sights really are on your door step. The cathedral is just a few minutes walk, river boat trips are great fun . We didn't have an evening meal... More

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Also Known As:
Abode Canterbury Hotel
Abode Canterbury Hotel Canterbury
Canterbury Abode Hotel
Address: 30-33 High Street, Canterbury CT1 2RX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #11 of 18 hotels in Canterbury
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — ABode Canterbury 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
ABode Canterbury is a stylish boutique hotel that has been beautifully designed and refurbished, maintaining the old wooden beams and traditional fabric of an ancient and historic building while adding contemporary design features and modern comforts, with understated British style. With its central location, within the ancient city walls and only minutes away from Canterbury Cathedral (a World Heritage Site), Abode Canterbury is the perfect place to visit the city and enjoy the shops, historic sites and traditional architecture.There are 72 bedrooms, rated Comfortable, Desirable, Most Desirable, Enviable, Most Enviable and Fabulous. Bedrooms have been designed with a sense of luxury and relaxation so the guest can enjoy an ideal night's sleep, and wake up refreshed and rejuvenated. Bedrooms at all levels are well-equipped: trademark ABode features include Vi-Spring beds; luxury toiletries; personal DVD players and state-of-the-art LCD televisions. Some rooms have imaginative wet rooms and baths integrated into living areas; the Fabulous suite has a rooftop terrace with stunning views over the roofs of Canterbury across to the Cathedral.Michael Caines MBE and his talented team of chefs offer an incredible range of dining and drinking experiences, from superior room service or a drink in the stylish Champagne Bar to a pint and a pie or char-grilled fish or steak in the traditional Old Brewery Tavern. The Michael Caines Restaurant offers the ultimate dining experience, with delicious modern European cuisine accompanied by an exceptional wine list, served with professional yet not too formal style. ABode Canterbury is the ideal place for weddings, private parties, private dining and meetings, and any and all special occasions, whether for business or pleasure.We even have the facilities to make you feel absolutely fabulous. Why not join us for a workout in our well-equipped and comfortable residents' gym.ABode Canterbury, in the very heart of an ancient and historic city, is your home from home. ... more   less 
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