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The Victoria Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   59 London Road, Canterbury CT2 8JY, England
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Ranked #14 of 18 Hotels in Canterbury
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I'm really disappointed with my visit here today the restaurant is steady with about 20 members of staff just chatting to each other dirty tables everywhere really upset as normally a good place to eat

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Victoria hotel last Thursday to visit our daughter at Canterbury university,she as just started her first year so will need somewhere local to the university, the room we had was for at least two adults two children and was very clean and comfortable, we booked into the dining room and after browsing the very good menu... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group of 23 arrived directly from Heathrow, via Hever Castle, to settle for 5 nights at The Victoria. We were warmly and efficiently welcomed by a totally prepared staff Our one wheelchair using person was greeted with the chair that had been ordered for rental and her room was especially capacious. Rooms were clean and neat and of decent... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is well placed, only 15-20 minutes from the city centre. We had a lovely family room for us and our two children. Good parking was available and reception staff were welcoming and knowledgeable. The breakfast experience was disappointing due to lack of staff attention.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff was very helpful and tried to attend all our demands. The room was lovely and location it is very good, a 10-minute walk to the City Centre. They have a good bar too, where they serve some ales.

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Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff were excellent, very helpful and accommodating. We booked a standard room but the beds were lovely and comfortable. Reasonable priced evening meals at the hotel restaurant; wasn’t worth looking for an alternative place for a meal. Would use again, if visiting the area. Thank you for a great stay.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We stayed four nights and found it older but comfortable - nice large, comfortable bed, room and bath bigger than one often finds in older European hotels. There was ample storage space and hanging space for staying longer than a night or two. Furnishings and carpet in our room were in better condition than the hallways and lobby. Amenities were... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We chose this hotel due to the price. The room we had was clean and fairly big a kingside bed and a single. Bed was comfortable and staff were friendly. It is 10minute walk from the city centre, which was ideal, as there is a big car park and no need to pay city prices to park the car. Would... More

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Super Hotel, Lovely room, great Staff, good food. Had a single room which was more that adequate. Lovely large bathroom. Loved the non slip mat provided for the bath/shower. Room was at the front of the Hotel but no noise from busy road once window was closed.

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Stayed for 2 nights family wedding over weekend.First time here location just off busy road. Our room was at front so it was noisy at times,also it was one of the rooms that does need a bit of an upgrade.Storage was lacking and due to shape of room part of it was length of the bed so bit of a... More

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Address: 59 London Road, Canterbury CT2 8JY, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Victoria Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 34
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