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BEST WESTERN Abbots Barton Hotel

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36 New Dover Rd, Canterbury CT1 3DU, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rescaldina, Italy
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This Hotel is located near the city center (10 minutes' walk ) Elegant and clean it is surrounded by a green park. The personnel is wellcoming and kind.The restaurant offers a varied an delicious menu which suits any taste.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Came here to celebrate our anniversary on a romantic weekend package. Would recommend as great value with meal on Friday and spa treatments on the Saturday. Hotel has special memories for us and the food and service was excellent.

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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As others have written this is very conveniently located hotel with a short walk to the city. It is a very beautiful building in its own right and we were upgraded to the bridal suite which was a nice surprise! We were already booked for dinner at Abode so can't comment on the hotels restaurant this time but if we... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just returned from a lovely 5 day stay. The hotel met the criterion needed for my daughter who has poor mobility giving us ground floor rooms very close to the dining room. The rooms were very clean and comfortable. The staff from the manager down couldn't have been more helpful. The girls on reception were welcoming and helpful The meals... More 

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

The hotel is in a super location, just an easy short walk from the centre of Canterbury and its attractions. A lovely, clean and well maintained hotel with character and staff very helpful. We didn't eat in the hotel as we were visiting relatives nearby but the dining room did look attractive.

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abbotsgm, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Abbots Barton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your lovely review, my staff and I are delighted you had an enjoyable one. The hotel is very easy for a walk into the city and next time we would love to book a table for you in our Fountain restaurant to sample our British cuisine. We look forward to welcoming you back in the... More 

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

I had such a good time when I stayed in 2014, I was really looking forward to returning to the Abbots Barton and I wasn't disappointed! From the wonderfully warm welcome, to the friendly chat at check-out, the staff were absolutely brilliant. Due to health issues I am not the easiest guest (in fact, some hotels don't want me as... More 

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abbotsgm, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Abbots Barton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, What a lovely review, thank you from myself and the team, we are so pleased you had a great stay. I know they are already looking forward to your return visit. Best regards Christine More 

north yorks
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27 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is now our defualt hotel when visiting our elderly relatives...welcoming friendly staff, quiet, comfortable and a real stress reliver, very dog friendly including a shady carpark which is vital at meal times for our spaniel Bramble, superb buffet breakfast.. this time it was 28 degrees outside so we made use of the air conditioning in our room., which made... More 

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abbotsgm, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Abbots Barton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your great review, so pleased that you both, including Bramble, enjoyed your stay at the hotel. My team and I look forward to welcoming you back for your fifth stay. Best regards Christine More 

Rustington, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful 3 night stay. Hotel is excellently position just a short walk into the city centre. Room was excellent with very comfortable bed and was spotless. Staff very good and helpful. Breakfast was 10 out of 10.

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abbotsgm, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Abbots Barton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your lovely review, my staff and I are pleased you had a great stay and sampled our tasty breakfasts. We do hope to see you again. Best regards Christine More 

Nashua, New Hampshire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a gorgeous hotel and our room was better than booked, likely because we are frequent BW customers. Too bad we barely got to enjoy the hotel. We arrived late afternoon having had a long delay at Heathrow for rental car and husband's first experience driving on other side of road. Woman who checked us in suggested we reserve... More 

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abbotsgm, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Abbots Barton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your review, I am pleased you chose the BW Abbots Barton for your trip to Canterbury, I am sorry you had a not so good journey to get here and I am pleased your upgraded bedroom made up for it. I must also apologise if you felt the lady on reception was rude and did... More 

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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8 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was not our first stay at the hotel, but the first time that the hotel was completely booked. The manager was very nice, as he moved his car, so that we could park our car. The rooms are nice and big. Unfortunately, due to so many people there, our stay was not as nice and comfortable as before, as... More 

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abbotsgm, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Abbots Barton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your review, my team and I are pleased you returned to stay with us, it was my pleasure to move my car for you to park nearer to the hotel entrance. It was a very busy weekend, with a wefding, hence why the car park so busy. I am sorry the wedding guests disturbed you,... More 

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