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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at The White House for hubbys birthday & visited my son here at university.. Lovely comfortable room with all amenities & great location, gd choice of breakfast & parking arranged for you ..we usually stay in one of the hotels but will definitely be returning ..Adrian & Sharon? were great hosts! Thanks for a great stay Pam & Andy

Thank Pamela W
Deal, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous B and B in the heart of Canterbury everything on your doorstep. Spotlessly clean lovely breakfast friendly and jovial owner. Parking is convenient and a very short walk away. Would definitely stay again

Thank Nicole S
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25 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

I would highly recommend The White House if you are visiting Canterbury. Its location is perfect, in a quiet street but less than a minutes walk into the city centre. The gorgeous regency building and beautifully decorated interior make this more of a boutique hotel than a guest house, but the prices are still very reasonable. The proprietor is a... More 

Thank Mira B
London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This is a wonderfully decorated B&B right around the corner from Canterbury's main street full of shops, bars, pubs and restaurants. The welcome from Adrian was lovely and the room was beautiful. Large, everything you need and quiet, with a nice view out of the window. I'd recommend The White House to anyone who wants to be central in a... More 

Thank Hillsytraveller
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I have stayed here quite a few times now and love to go back for a restful getaway. We always get looked after by Adrian and Sharon who can't do enough for us. So accommodating and welcoming. The rooms are lovely and clean and so nicely done. I would recommend this hotel to everyone that wants a... More 

Thank Jenny P
Mammoth Lakes, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

I reserved the room by telphone from Madrid, as I was taking my son to University, Adrian seemed really nice over the phone. On the day of arrival everything went wrong.There was a delay in our fight it took forever to get to Canterbury due to heavy traffic, there were huge queues in the university and it was pouring down... More 

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Hong Kong
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37 reviews
21 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

The Snug Double we stayed was small in size but still very comfortable. The location is excellent. It is in the heart of the city where there are many restaurants and bars nearby but still very quite as the White House is located in a small lane. Adrian is super helpful with everything. Decoration is tastefully done. Breakfast is delicious.... More 

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We have stayed in The White House on two occasions. Both times we have been impressed by the comfort of the rooms (especially the lovely big bath!) and the welcome of the owner Adrian. A warm welcome, even after we telephoned 4 times after getting lost! and nothing is too much trouble. Fantastic location, just off of the high street... More 

Thank 13eandr13
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here back in 2013 on the night before and night of our wedding. We hired out the entire house for us and a few guests and no-one was disappointed. The house is immaculate and beautifully decorated throughout. The staff/owners were brilliant, friendly, easy going and very accommodating for our needs. It's in the heart of... More 

Thank hulio357
London, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

I stayed here the night before my wedding, and my wife and I stayed the evening of our wedding. The owner, Adrian, made us feel incredibly welcome and we both absolutely loved the place. The room we stayed in was beautiful and very comfortable, and the whole house is lovely inside and out. When Adrian found out it was our... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you enjoy staying in stylish accommodation, with all those extra little personal touches that make you feel special as a guest, then welcome to The White House. The property is an elegant Grade II listed Regency Town House, originally reputed to have been the retirement home of Queen Victoria's Head Coachman and built in 1825. Our 4 Star Highly Commended accommodation is especially suited to discerning guests seeking a small intimate property (regrettably we do not cater for children) and its ideal location, within the City walls, is an added bonus for those who enjoy soaking up the vibrant atmosphere of a University city and who appreciate good old fashioned personal service to the impersonality of national hotel chains. Rooms are furnished to ensure maximum guest comfort - large cosy beds to fall into after a hard days sightseeing, soft pillows, with cool contemporary white linens and quality furnishings to ensure a real 'home from home'. A few minutes walk (literally!) will take you right into the main High Street, so we are perfectly situated to browse all the best shops, restaurants and of course a 'must see' visit to the Cathedral and perhaps take in a show at the stunning new Marlowe Theatre.Parking couldn't be easier - across the road in the Pound Lane Car Park - with concessionary vouchers available to our guests at £6.00 for 24 hours ... more   less 

Additional Information about The White House

Address: 6 St. Peters Lane, Canterbury CT1 2BP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
Price Range: ₹ 5,987 - ₹ 11,119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The White House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
The White House Hotel Canterbury
The White House Canterbury, Kent
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“Room 1 is great - the only guest bedroom on that floor. Quiet and a nice view from the window.”
 of 5 bubbles Hillsytraveller, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I've always had the single room on the top floor. Very peaceful.”
 of 5 bubbles Fieldmouse2cv, 7 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Room one but we are sure that the others are equally as nice.”
 of 5 bubbles WilfSurrey, 7 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Our room ( 1) was cool and quiet for a good nights sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles juliaa245, 26 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Even though we were at the rear the property is in a very quiet street.”
 of 5 bubbles RichardT297, 8 Feb 2015 | Read review
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