Backpackers hostels in England : Self catering hostel in Canterbury Kent


Kipps Canterbury, 40 Nunnery Fields, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3JT

Kipps is an ideal home-from-home for backpackers, visitors or small groups looking for self-catering budget accommodation in Canterbury. It is a short walk to the town centre and the historic attractions including the renowned Canterbury Cathedral. Canterbury also makes an ideal base for day trips to Dover, Leeds Castle and the many local beaches.

Facilities include dining room, TV lounge with digital TV, a garden, a fully equipped kitchen, a small shop offering breakfast and other food items, bicycle hire. Free WiFi & broadband access. Rooms include single/double/twin/family & dorms of up to 8 beds (most en suite). Camping available in summer. Free on-street parking. Kipps also have a hostel / hotel in Brighton, opposite the Royal Pavilion and close to town.

This accommodation is featured on our map of South of England and South East England and here is its own website.
Kipps Canterbury | Backpackers hostels in England : Self catering hostel in Canterbury Kent


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01227 786121

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Rooms & Beds:

51:- 2×1, 2×2, 1×3, 1×5, 1×6, 1×7, 2×8, 1×9. Most rooms en suite


All year. No curfew. Reception 7.30am to 11pm.

Price per night:

From: dorms £14pp, singles £22pp, doubles £37, quads £50. Weekly and winter rates available. Credit cards accepted. Free on-street parking.


Advance booking recommended. Book online.


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By car :- Take B2068 to Hythe from City Ring Road (A28). Turn right at first traffic lights by church. Kipps is 300 yds on left.

Public Transport:

Canterbury East train station on London Victoria to Dover line, is ½ mile by footpath (phone hostel for directions). The local C4 bus stops by the door of the hostel. Taxi from coach/rail stations is £3.

This accommodation is available to individuals and is on the Hostels with Camping map and the City, Backpacker and Boutique Hostels map.

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Kipps Canterbury

Kipps Canterbury

Kipps Canterbury are top of the score boards in Spring 2017

Kipps Canterbury are coming top of the score boards since their winter renovations.  Congratulations to Kipps Staff  for taking such good care of your guests and thanks to all the guests that took time out to rate Kipps online.  We are glad you are liking the new look Kipps Canterbury.

Booking.Com:    9/10
Trip Advisor:   No.1 in Canterbury
Hostelworld: 9.3/10

Kipps Canterbury is having a make over

Kipps Canterbury is having a make over

Twin rooms, reception and lounge are all looking different and new

Kipps Canterbury has been having a makeover over during the last couple of weeks.  The lounge and reception look really smart now and the twin rooms are very plush.  Kipps Canterbury a great reputation for a friendly welcome and is ideally positioned for groups coming to explore Britain by ferry.  Keep an eye out for more make-over photos.

Contact Kipps Canterbury:

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