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Holiday Inn Express Canterbury

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A2, Upper Harbledown, Canterbury CT2 9HX England See on map
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nope sorry we canceled a week before and u charged us the full price of the room cost which I don't think is right tbh it's wrong we have the right to cancel up to 24hrs which we didn't that was wrong

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Reviewed 1 August 2018

My wife and I were recently part of a support crew for a group of friends who are very keen cyclists and were cycling from Bedfordshire to Hook of Holland. En-route we stayed the night at the Holiday Inn Express, Canterbury but we were very...More

1  Thank Mike O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would recommend this hotel to anybody the staff are believable they go out of their way to do anything for you. Immaculately clean rooms had a lovely stay thank you to all the staff and management of the Holiday Inn . Would definitely stay again...More

Thank Cazmckenzie1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is located quite a distance away from Canterbury. In fact it is right off a motorway with nothing nearby except for a petrol station. There is no AC in the room and there is no lift (only two stories). You will definitely need...More

1  Thank UnaLee
Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express CanterburyResponded 1 week ago

Hi UnaLee, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our hotel and for staying with us. Helpful and friendly services are our hotel’s highest priorities. I appreciate the high ratings you have given on our service and rooms. Although I am...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

restaurant service promised burger on a multi seeded bun , arrived on plain flat white bap. Garlic bread added , not on menu, wouldn't have ordered if indicated. Side salad drenched in dressing , no mention of dressing on menu. Again wouldn't have ordered. Food...More

Thank John M
Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express CanterburyResponded 1 week ago

Hi John M, Thank you for the honest feedback. I am so sorry for the disappointing experience you had at our restaurant as this is the last thing we want our guests to experience. I'll make sure to share your comments with our restaurant management...More

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A modern 89 room hotel offering well appointed guest rooms with writing desk, TV, Hair Dryer, and Tea & Coffee making facilities. The hotel offers free WiFi, and car parking ...More Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
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US$ 63 - US$ 133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Holiday Inn Express Canterbury Hotel Upper Harbledown
Holiday Inn Canterbury
Canterbury Holiday Inn
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury > Upper Harbledown
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13 March 2018|
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Response from MalithJay | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Sorry we do not have a lift in our hotel.
Tracy S
28 January 2018|
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Response from RichardofCalder | Reviewed this property |
It’s a £13 taxi fare, the hotel will book you a cab.
8 June 2017|
Response from MalithJay | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. We only accept guide dogs.
Room Tips
"Choose a room not next to the motorway"
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"Some noisy rooms on main road side. Friends had to ask to change rooms because of that. Hotel did so without..."
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"Avoid at all cost"
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"I had room 102, has a sofa bed included if you want a family room set up"
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