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Pilgrims Hotel

18 The Friars | Kent, Canterbury CT1 2AS, England
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Ranked #15 of 18 hotels in Canterbury
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

Look at the picture of this hotel and where it is on Street View. It's not going to be the Ritz inside. Narrow stairs and corridors are no surprise but the decor in this area is a bit shabby and depressing. I suspect if the lighting in the corridor was brighter you would detect that the carpet has seen better... More

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Bexley, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Stayed here with my g/f for 1 Sunday night in March. Booked it as we were guaranteed a 4 poster bed, was very reasonably priced, and appeared to be in a good location. We travelled by train and found out it is only about 10 mins walk away from Canterbury West Station and in the heart of Canterbury, just off... More

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Malaga, Spain
19 reviews 19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

This doesn't claim to be a luxury hotel - it was fine, comfortable, very nice staff. Breakfast was OK. Poor lighting and no shower cap, but for the price it was very good and when we pointed out things that didn't work in the bathroom somebody shot up to deal with it.

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
33 hotel reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

We chose this hotel for its proximity to the Marlowe Theatre which is virtually next door. From some of the reviews on this site I was expecting it to be terrible but it wasn't; it was perfectly good value for money and comfortable. The room was compact but adequate with newish carpets and a modern bathroom. The bed was very... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

I have just spent two lovely nights at this hotel. the hotel has comfortable rooms, mine was newly reburbished. It has comfy bedding, toiletries, fluffy towels and plenty of them and was always warm. Breakfasts were lovely and plentiful and i also ate there one evening, where you get 10% discount and the meal was delicious. Staff also very lovely.

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Havant, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Went to Canterbury for the first time for a sad day for a funeral for a long time friend. Got this hotel off the website. It was a nice stay the bed was comfortable and the food which I had for breakfast and dinner was really nice and had a nice selection for breakfast and you could choose what you... More

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
10 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

Stayed here for 3 days in early December and found the room and bathroom certainly adequate for our needs. The radiators heated up very quickly and served the room very well. Bed was comfy also. Its a lovely old hotel in certain parts and a modern hotel in other parts like the bar and restaurant. Does a decent pint also.... More

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Pewaukee, Wisconsin
4 reviews 4 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

Booked a room on the hotel website, asking for top floor. Reservation confirmed as "single ensuite". The room (#9) was tiny, but not a problem. The bathroom, however, was awful: toilet seat so close to the wall you couldn't comfortably do the necessary, and the shower consisted of rubber tubing affixed to the taps with a showerhead on the end.... More

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Wallington, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013 via mobile

After reading the reviews we where hesitant about staying ! We had a brilliant time , food was brilliant and the rooms where clean and a good size, would recommend this hotel . Thanks for a good weekend break !!!

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

My wife and I spent three nights at the hotel. We had come down to Canterbury to help out with some baby-sitting at my daughter's place nearby. The position was excellent: a few yards to the busy main street and a short walk to my daughter's house. Our room was comfortable; all the usual mod cons together with an imposing... More

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Also Known As:
Pilgrims Hotel Canterbury
Address: 18 The Friars | Kent, Canterbury CT1 2AS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
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Ranked #15 of 18 hotels in Canterbury
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