Holiday Inn Express Canterbury

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
A2 Upper Harbledown, Canterbury, CT2 9HX, United Kingdom
3.5 out of 5 rating 899 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.5
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Holiday Inn Express Canterbury in Canterbury, you'll be within a 10-minute drive of University of Kent and Canterbury Christ Church University. This hotel is 3.8 mi (6.2 km) from Marlowe Theatre and 3.9 mi (6.2 km) from Canterbury Cathedral.


Stay in one of 89 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. This hotel also features concierge services and barbecue grills.


Enjoy a satisfying meal at Great Room serving guests of Holiday Inn Express Canterbury. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Mount Ephraim Gardens - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
St. Dunstan's Church - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
Westgate Gardens and Towers - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Westgate Gardens - 5.1 km / 3.1 mi
University of Kent - 5.7 km / 3.5 mi
Gulbenkian Theatre - 5.9 km / 3.6 mi
The Canterbury Tales - 6.2 km / 3.8 mi
Marlowe Theatre - 6.2 km / 3.8 mi
Canterbury Cathedral - 6.2 km / 3.9 mi
Royal Museum and Art Gallery - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi
Weaver's House - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi
Canterbury Roman Museum - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi
St. Augustine's Abbey - 6.5 km / 4 mi
Canterbury Christ Church University - 6.9 km / 4.3 mi
St. Lawrence Ground - 6.9 km / 4.3 mi

The nearest airports are:
London (LGW-Gatwick) - 103.1 km / 64 mi
London (SEN-Southend) - 109 km / 67.8 mi

The preferred airport for Holiday Inn Express Canterbury is London (LGW-Gatwick).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: GBP 3 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Business center
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Terrace
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Restaurant
  • -Express check-in
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Electric car charging station
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Assistive listening devices available