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The White House

Certificate of Excellence
6 St. Peters Lane, Canterbury CT1 2BP, England
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed here the night before my wedding, and my wife and I stayed the evening of our wedding. The owner, Adrian, made us feel incredibly welcome and we both absolutely loved the place. The room we stayed in was beautiful and very comfortable, and the whole house is lovely inside and out. When Adrian found out it was our... More 

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Pebble Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The White House is an easy walk from the train station, pulling a light roller bag. The location for exploring all Canterbury has to offer is superb. Adrian is welcoming, hospitable, friendly, cheerful and very helpful with suggestions - he is local! Breakfast is excellent (loved the mushrooms on toast), our room spacious with a spacious ensuite bathroom. Thank you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic stay. 5 * Highly recommend. Adrian is the perfect host, welcoming, friendly & very helpful. The White House is in a perfect location to everything you want in Canterbury. My stay from start to finish was nothing but easy, I will definitely be staying again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Consistently excellent every time we have stayed. This place has superb featured rooms, the cleanliness is excellent as is the customer service. The decor and history of building bring extra dimension as Canterbury is a heritage city. The breakfast is made of top quality ingredients and superbly cooked again on a consistent basis. We have recommended friends and global work... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the White House for 2 nights and were extremely impressed with everything. Adrian was fantastic from the moment we arrived. He made us feel very welcome. The room was great, very spacious with a huge bed and lovely furnishings. Breakfast was great, with Adrian being very attentive. All in all it was definitely the best bed and... More 

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Abingdon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

From the very first contact by phone, I found everything about The White House to be of the very highest standard. Adrian could not have been more helpful, or done any more to make our stay any better. Having warmly welcomed us on our arrival, he instructed us on where to park, signed us in and took us to our... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

The White House is situated at a great location: quiet yet smack in the centre of town, with parking very nearby. The rooms are clean and have good showers/bath. They do quite a good breakfast, which is cooked to order. Adrian, the host, is very welcoming and friendly. If I have to nag, I'd say that the only minus point... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

Excellent and funny host - we stayed here with my parents who were visiting from the states. Clean and spacious rooms with great recommendations on exploring Canterbury. Really enjoyed the breakfast service in the morning and the relaxing and quiet vibe of the White House. Would stay here again for sure

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Thames Ditton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

We stayed 2 nights and found our host, Adrian, very welcoming. The room was very nicely decorated and the breakfast was plentiful. If I have one niggle it was that the bathroom appeared to have no heater so you couldn't leave your towels to dry in there. Please do not be put off by the fact that there isn't any... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

This proved to be a great place. Clean, modern rooms in a historic building and a great location. One can tell when an owner takes pride in their business. It's a joy to see the attention to detail and effort that is made to make a stay a pleasant one. We enjoyed the white house, Canterbury and the surrounding countryside.... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you enjoy staying in stylish accommodation, with all those extra little personal touches that make you feel special as a guest, then welcome to The White House. The property is an elegant Grade II listed Regency Town House, originally reputed to have been the retirement home of Queen Victoria's Head Coachman and built in 1825. Our 4 Star Highly Commended accommodation is especially suited to discerning guests seeking a small intimate property (regrettably we do not cater for children) and its ideal location, within the City walls, is an added bonus for those who enjoy soaking up the vibrant atmosphere of a University city and who appreciate good old fashioned personal service to the impersonality of national hotel chains. Rooms are furnished to ensure maximum guest comfort - large cosy beds to fall into after a hard days sightseeing, soft pillows, with cool contemporary white linens and quality furnishings to ensure a real 'home from home'. A few minutes walk (literally!) will take you right into the main High Street, so we are perfectly situated to browse all the best shops, restaurants and of course a 'must see' visit to the Cathedral and perhaps take in a show at the stunning new Marlowe Theatre.Parking couldn't be easier - across the road in the Pound Lane Car Park - with concessionary vouchers available to our guests at £6.00 for 24 hours ... more   less 

Additional Information about The White House

Address: 6 St. Peters Lane, Canterbury CT1 2BP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
Price Range: $116 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The White House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
The White House Hotel Canterbury
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