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Best Western Abbots Barton Hotel

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36 New Dover Road, Canterbury CT1 3DU England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today

We enjoyed two nights in this gracious hotel, well situated within walking distance of the City centre. The room was clean, spacious and comfortable with a good en suite and a generous double bed. The service was polite and friendly and the building and services...More

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Reviewed yesterday

The hotel is close to the centre and the room clean and comfortable. The reception and breakfast restaurant staff were efficient and helpful and the breakfast was good and plentiful. Our complaint was the price and quality of the meal we had there in the...More

Thank 3PandP
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Return visit for a celebratory afternoon tea. Again food lovely & plentiful. Sandwiches fresh & wholesome although scone a little dry. We were the only diners there which made for a private & intimate tea in a lovely setting - but no one came to...More

Thank Chenin62
Response from abbotsgm, Manager at Best Western Abbots Barton HotelResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. I am pleased you enjoyed your afternoon tea with us. I am sorry no one checked on your table sooner to see if you required anything, this should not have been the case and I will be feeding your comments...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We are delighted to write ,all the staff from reception, to bar ,breakfast restaurant staff ,especailly the elderly gentleman who was so efficent ,to the night porter who i must say was so helpful at five in the morning providing me with a pint of...More

Thank 791mcfamily
Response from abbotsgm, Manager at Best Western Abbots Barton HotelResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. I am pleased my team looked after you on your visit, thank you for giving them a mention especially my night porter and Pietro in the restaurant, you kind comments have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to stay. Close to the center. For us it was important that it is close to CATS. Easy to find the hotel. It was surprising to find sequoia in the garden. )) Next time we will get there by car as there is...More

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Thank Igor P
Response from abbotsgm, Manager at Best Western Abbots Barton HotelResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. I am delighted to read you enjoyed your recent stay with us, and that our location was perfect for your needs. We do indeed have on site car parking, which is available free of charge to our guests. We look...More

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Abbots Barton Hotel is situated in a quiet area of Canterbury and just a 10 minute walk to the City Centre. We have parking which is available free of charge for Hotel Residents. (Generally there is not an ...More issue with parking but on exceptional busy days free street parking maybe necessary) The hotel offers traditional facilities with Bar, Restaurant, Bar Food and Room Service all available. Free HSIA via 'The Cloud' network is provided. Our staff will endeavour to entertain any special requests wherever possible. The Hotel is also pet friendly (for a small charge per day) Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
53
Price range
$85 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Best Western Canterbury
,
Canterbury Best Western
Location
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
53
Price range
$85 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Best Western Canterbury
,
Canterbury Best Western
Location
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
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Questions & Answers
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Harriet-Kate M
September 15, 2018|
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Response from abbotsgm | Property representative |
Hi Harriet, We do have a function room available for hire at the hotel, please contact our meetings and events department for any enquiries. Contact details can be found on our website. Kind Regards
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Diane K
August 20, 2018|
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Response from abbotsgm | Property representative |
Hi Diane, Thank you for your question. We do not have a self service laundry on site, although we do offer a laundry service during the weekdays. There is a launderette approximately 10 minute walk away from the hotel.
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karen503933
June 18, 2018|
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Response from billbones2014 | Reviewed this property |
Hello. I stayed in Room 1, which is a single bed room. I had a wall-mounted fan in there and I was there during the summer 2018 heatwave, a couple of months ago. I was cool all night. It's a lovely hotel and even has shelves... More
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"Avoid 301, poor view of building site and Wall. Bathroom in need of repair."
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"We stayed in room 3, ground floor, no views but aircon and quiet."
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"Ask for a refurbished room."
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"Room number 1 for a single traveller very reasonable"
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