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“Traelodge Canturbury”

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Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central
Ranked #13 of 16 Hotels in Canterbury
Penrith, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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“Traelodge Canturbury”
Reviewed 13 July 2014

Stayed here several times and it is always clean and comfortable,the staff are always cheerful and made us feel welcome,nothing is too much trouble.The room was very warm but we were offered a fan in arrival which was a god send.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Margate, United Kingdom
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274 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2014

We stayed at this hotel for my Daughters wedding in another hotel in Hotel in Canterbury. We booked in Saturday afternoon and from the start the staff could not do too much for us. We were shown to our room and parking was explained as we were allowed to park in the hotel for 24 hours for £5 which was a bargain. After booking in we walked to the hotel where the reception was and came back at about 23.00. In the morning we decided to have breakfast there with other family members and the value was exceptional and it was explained what we had to do and what was available. A member of staff came over and asked how our stay was and we explained a couple of problems we had encountered which was beyond their control and on checking out we were told that we would be given an E discount to use next time we made a booking at another or this chain of hotels .The staff were very good and great ambassadors to there employers and the food again was excellent value.

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  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
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Whitstable, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
82 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2014

The hotel is well positioned for a stay in Canterbury. As this was advertised as the "New Look". Unfortunately we felt that's it only really good point. The cost £96 for one night no breakfast is fine but we would expect a good room for that price. The room was very small, I had to sleep on the other side to normal as I could not get out that side. The bathroom is really small and uncomfortable to use. There was no extractor fan or toilet brush this we felt is very un-hygienic. Also no shower gel or anywhere in the shower (slippery floor) to place toiletries We can't believe that all rooms are this size it was a single room with a double bed. Having used Premier inn for years can now see why. This is the first bad review I have given hope it's the last.

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  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Level 2 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2014

The staff at the Canterbury Chaucer Central hotel were warm, welcoming and cheerful. They were also very helpful. When I am next in Canterbury I will not hesitate to stay at the Chaucer Travelodge again.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled on business
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Uk
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2014

have stayed several times in travelodge and this has been one of my most pleasant stays.
Major +++ points
-Excellent Location: of travelodge, is 5-10min walk from city centre, restaurants, cafes, shops, extremely helpfull as someone who doesnt drive, was a major blessing
-Genuinely friendly reception staff
-Rooms on the slight small side, but for one person is sufficient
-Rooms are exceptionally clean, and good quality shower, varying temperatures and pressures (an additional plus point if you compare it to other travelodges shower facilities)
-Room, hotel is generally quiet & peacefull
-great price

Overall my experience at this travelodge was an above than average stay than my other travelodge stays. I would say Its ideal for middle-age to elderly couples who want a short quiet pleasant stay that wont break the bank. The surroundings are peacefull and amenities close by. Place has a welcoming & friendly atmosphere

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled on business
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London, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 30 June 2014

Customer service was excellent. Room had everything for overnight stay, I would like more clothes storage if staying longer. Breakfast was fresh, well cooked and a good variety. Travelodge in good location for tourist spots, shopping, restaurants, bus and rail stations.

  • Stayed June 2014, travelled with friends
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London, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
80 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2014

OK, A Travelodge is generally going to be an OK bet for a couple of nights and this one is no different. Location is right at the start of the high street but far enough away from the roundabout that noise is not an issue. £5 a day to park... acceptable. Lovely helpful staff and the place was spotless.

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  • Stayed June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Property: Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central
Address: 63 Ivy Lane, Canterbury CT1 1TU, England (Formerly Swallow Chaucer Hotel)
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Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #13 of 16 Hotels in Canterbury
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central 3*
Number of rooms: 60
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel built around attractive old House & retaining Regency appearance & atmosphere. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central Hotel Canterbury
Swallow Chaucer Canterbury
Hotel Swallow Chaucer
Chaucer Hotel Canterbury

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