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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Interesting building with ample off road parking. Spacious, quiet, well equipped rooms. Good showers. Comfortable beds. Helpful hosts. Excellent breakfast choice. 5 min drive to Canterbury and 20 mins to Kent coast. Great value. Many thanks.

1Thank chas b
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Found this B&B by accident whilst searching the web and what a find! Absolutely fantastic. Exceptionally clean room, wonderful freshly cooked breakfast and welcoming proprietors. You couldn't ask for more. Will definitely return.

1Thank CheshirePurdey
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We had a great stay at the Pilgrims Rest and found the staff to be pleasant, the prices to be reasonable and the B&B itself to be very pleasant with good sized rooms and comfortable amenities. Breakfast was tasty, too. It's a shame we were only there for the one night!

Thank danecobain
San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 22 October 2016

While visiting friends in Littlebourne, they put us up here--and what a wonderful idea they had. Parts of the building date back to the 16th century. We found that an interesting touch. The owners, Mr. and Mrs. McNicholas, are gracious hosts and turn out an ample breakfast that helped jump-start our day. The inn currently has six rooms and we...

Thank dysg
Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Stayed here one night with my daughter as we had a wedding at a venue close by. The owners welcomed us and were friendly throughout our stay. I booked a twin room and we had two rooms, a double and single room! It was very clean with lovely fresh good quality bedding. I had a brilliant nights sleep, although situated...

Thank Alina D
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Very warm welcome and a lovely room provided for us. Plenty of advice given on where to go and what to see. After a lovely evening in nearby Canterbury, our stay was topped off with a fine cooked breakfast. Secure parking for the bikes was an added bonus and gave us peace of mind. Also reasonably priced.

Thank Dogfooddave
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Visited on an overnight for business. The rooms were clean, comfortable and quiet. The bed was comfortable and clean. The staff were friendly and helpful. Parking onsite was handy. I had the full English breakfast which was fine. The owner was really helpful when we had to change dates the last minute.

Thank Michelle M
South East
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here as we were attending a wedding nearby so didn't really spend that much time at the place itself, but the room was very nice with everything you would expect. Tea and coffee making facilities, soap etc for the bathroom. All very clean and well furnished and a comfy bed. Breakfast was pleasant in a nice room at the...

1Thank GrandadSouthEast
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Stayed here Sat 31/7 The room was very clean The breakfast was very nice The owner was very helpful Couldn't fault so top marks. It's a very nice converted pub & if you are going to any wedding venues in the area this is the place to stay

Thank Vic900
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Room clean comfortable. Breakfast was excellent . Molly the dog was adorable.Would stay again. Gerard the owner was very nice and friendly. His wife not quite so welcoming,. Not rude but wasn't that warm.

Thank sweetpea1238901

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Pilgrims Rest

Address: 48-50 High Street, Littlebourne, Canterbury CT3 1ST, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury > Littlebourne
Price Range: ₹ 5,695 - ₹ 6,820 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Pilgrims Rest 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“All rooms excellent”
 of 5 bubbles chasb55, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room Six is Ground Floor and Comfy”
 of 5 bubbles dysg, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are nice we had family stay in other rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Vic900, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We're in Room 2 which we found to be too warm.”
 of 5 bubbles sweetpea1238901, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 is really nice”
 of 5 bubbles jdestien, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
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