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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My partner and our two young grandchildren stayed at the Holiday Inn express on Friday 26 August 2016 as we'd spent the day in Margate and decided as a last minute decision to stay overnight at a nearby hotel. We had a modern room with double bed and a sofa bed. It was fairly basic but modern very clean and... More 

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England
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34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Small place. Easy to drive fast past it on the A2. 10 minutes to Canterbury town which is nice but coming back, is hard to find d again. You have to circle the A2 by the gas station on the opposite side of the A2 and go through country lanes. And you have a mobile village vigilante speed trap in... More 

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Salford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Was OK for what I wanted, nice comfortable room, rather awkward to get to, had to keep going up either side of the A2 to get to it. Staff not all that helpful, breakfast rubbish, would be better finding a Tesco's or Asda for breakfast. Not really Holiday Inn standard, bit disappointing.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is a short distance out of the city. It's only accessible by road so don't go unless you've got a car. The hotel itself has seen better days and could do with a lick of paint. The room was very dark - I'm not sure what the aversion to overhead lighting is but I tried to do work... More 

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Thank counterintuitive
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I found the staff extremely helpful and pleasant.we booked at the last minute and arrived late in the evening but the manager couldn't have been more helpful. The rooms are clean and modern and roomy. The breakfast is really good and tasty.its within easy reach of Canterbury and surrounding areas.

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Thank stephen n
MalithJay, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury, responded to this review

Dear stephen n, Thank you very much for the positive feedback. We are happy our hotel and staff met all your needs during your stay. We hope to see you again on your next trip to Canterbury. Regards, Malith More 

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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked at very short notice and were looked after superbly. The really nice man on the desk stayed late to wait for us to arrive. We had twin rooms - very comfortable, clean with nice decor. All staff were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was good with a great selection available. Being celiac it's always a concern with food.... More 

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Thank Punpkin1
MalithJay, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury, responded to this review

Dear Punpkin1, Thank you for your 5 star review. We are truly happy to hear that you enjoyed our service and had comfortable stay with us. There is nothing that makes us happier than hearing that you will return on your next visit. Regards, Malith More 

Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is conveniently located just off the dual carriage way a few miles from Canterbury. The welcome was good and staff very helpful, even though they were often very busy. The room was slightly tired but clean and a good size. Traffic noise was a small problem for me, but the hotel is right next to the main road... More 

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Thank Robert K
MalithJay, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury, responded to this review

Dear Robert K, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. The feedback we receive from our valued guests, like you, enables us to improve and continually provide the best experience possible. Thank you for staying and look forward to welcoming you. Regards, Malith More 

Maidstone, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

having stayed before in a holiday inn express, we knew what to expect - nothing grand but everything you need. We were only staying for one night so it was more than adequate and good value. Very clean and staff were friendly. We got a taxi into Canterbury for the evening - £15 for trip in and £20 for trip... More 

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MalithJay, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury, responded to this review

Dear jules305, Thank you for staying with us and sharing your experience. We are happy to see you liked the Value, cleanliness and friendliness of the staff. Feedback we receive from our valued guests, like you, enables us to improve and continually provide the best experience possible. Look forward to welcoming you again. Regards, Malith More 

London, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location - Good for people travelling to Dover Parking - Good free car parking - no hidden charges Reception - Friendly - pointed out busy times for breakfast The Room Space was adequate - not crampted No fridge/minibar Couldn't find room temperature adjuster but temperature was ok the room lights went off immediately when taking the door card out of... More 

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Thank Tim D
MalithJay, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury, responded to this review

Dear Tim D, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. The feedback we receive from our valued guests, like you, enables us to improve and continually provide the best experience possible. Thank you for staying and we hope to see you soon again. Regards, Malith More 

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26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was visiting my son who is at university down there. The hotel was nice enough. The room was clean and en suite was adequate! There was a double bed and a pull out sofa bed which was all I needed. My one complaint was the room was too hot! I had to have the fan on. The breakfast wasn't... More 

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Thank DLJenkinson50
MalithJay, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury, responded to this review

Dear DLJenkinson50, Thank you for your feedback. We are truly happy to see you have enjoyed your stay. Look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Regards, Malith More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A modern 89 room hotel offering well appointed guest rooms with writing desk, TV, Hair Dryer, and Tea & Coffee making facilities. The hotel offers free WiFi, and car parking ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Canterbury

Address: A2, Upper Harbledown, Canterbury CT2 9HX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury > Upper Harbledown
Price Range: $77 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Canterbury 3*
Number of rooms: 89
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Canterbury Hotel Upper Harbledown
Holiday Inn Canterbury
Canterbury Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Express Canterbury Upper Harbledown
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