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Overview
40 Nunnery Fields, Canterbury CT1 3JT England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Concierge
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

The hostel is an easy walk from town. There was a locker for each bed, but you won't fit a large pack in it. There were kitchen facilities, just beware that they are not open 24/7. It is close to the train station and it...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Jeff M
Response from kippscanterbury, Manager at KippsResponded 8 February 2018

Thank you for your comments and rating and for choosing Kipps Canterbury Enjoy your travels Kipps

Reviewed 30 December 2017

Lovely Hostel, made me feel very at home. Superb facilities, clean rooms and convenient location, very near to the town centre and bus station. I definitely will stay here again when I visit Canterbury again!

Date of stay: December 2017
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Response from kippscanterbury, Manager at KippsResponded 1 January 2018

Thank you so much for rating and your nice comments Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and will stay with us again :) Happy New Year ! Kipps

Reviewed 27 December 2017

I stayed at Kipps Backpackers Hostel for two nights,over Christmas and Boxing day. It was the first time that I had stayed there. I had booked a private single room on line, which although small, had everything in the room that I could possibly want....More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank CarolABaker
Response from kippscanterbury, Manager at KippsResponded 28 December 2017

Hi Thank you for your detailed comments and ratings Glad you enjoyed your stay at Kipps over the Christmas period Thank you for choosing us. PS Most people find the toothpaste/toothbrush a bonus in the private rooms, as this is item most guests forget to...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017

I chose to stay at Kipps after reading the reviews here. My other half was surprised that I chose a backpackers 'hostel' because he knows I like my creature comforts, especially at our age! We were both very pleased with our two nights stay, from...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Fran57
Response from kippscanterbury, Manager at KippsResponded 29 November 2017

Hi Thank you for your comments and rating. We are happy you chose to stay at Kipps Canterbury and enjoyed your stay with us Regard Kipps

Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Great homely environment, comfy communal areas and well stocked kitchen. Easy walking distance to Canterbury pubs! Very friendly and sociable staff makes for a good atmosphere. Lovely garden as well and sky tv for those rainy days

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank AlastairW41
Response from kippscanterbury, Manager at KippsResponded 2 November 2017

Thank you for your 5/5 rating and nice comments. We appreciate the feedback, and glad you enjoyed your stay Kipps

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Welcome to Kipps Canterbury, a Friendly Backpackers Hostel in Canterbury, Kent We are situated in a quiet residential area around 10 minutes- walk to the famous Canterbury Cathedral, Historic Town and Canterbury’s More other main attractions. Set in a beautiful 130 year old town house, we offer a wide range of budget accommodation from dormitory rooms to single and double/twin rooms, - suitable for both groups and individuals. Our Friendly staff will welcome you to our award winning backpackers, including a Rose Award for recognition to services from Visit England Tourist Board and No.1 Rated on Trip Advisor. We offer excellent facilities at Kipps Canterbury, including :- A large fully equipped kitchen Free Fibre Wi-Fi throughout the hostel Large Countryside garden, with Pool Table/BBQs (Summertime) Large lounge with Digital TV/ PC/ Vending Machines/ Xbox and Wii Large Dining area situated in our conservatory with views of the garden. Buffet Continental Breakfast. Fully heated and hot water 24/7 Laundry and drying facilities (Chargeable) Free left luggage facility Dormitories – En-suite/ Free Lockers/ Towels & Bedding Private Rooms – Tea & Coffee Facilities/ Digital TV/ Towels/ Desk and Wash Basin. Kipps Canterbury is within easy walking distance of the City Centre, Canterbury East Train Station and the Main Bus station. Kipps Canterbury is an ideal base to explore the Kent Countryside known as the 'Garden of England'. Seaside resorts of Whitstable and Herne Bay are within easy cycling distance and for the more adventurous by foot.. A Short bus/ train ride will also take you to attractions like Dover Castle, Leeds Castle and to the Kent Coast We look forward to welcoming you to our beautiful backpackers and to our Historic City Please read hostel conditions. Photo ID is required on Check in (inc UK/EUCitizens) OPENING HOURS Check in Time: 2pm-Midnight. Please let us know if you are arriving after 2pm KITCHEN – Our Self Catering Kitchen is open daily from 08:00am-10:00am/ 02:00pm-10:00pm. At other times the kitchen is closed to allow us to carry out general cleaning and maintenance Dormitory Rooms – Rooms are closed daily from 11am-2pm, to allow us to carry out daily housekeeping and maintenance. The Lounge is open for you to relax in during these times. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Golf course
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$23 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$23 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
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"Back may be quieter"
MKMapman
12 Jun 2018
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"Possibly a room at the back may be quieter. I could hear a bit of traffic noise from my room at the front,..."
CarolABaker
27 Dec 2017
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"I had a double room so no experience of the dormitory accommodation"
rosemaryd353
28 Sep 2017
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"You may find a room next to the toilet/shower rooms more convenient."
brionyrj
10 Sep 2017
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