Yha Canterbury - Hostel

54 New Dover Road , Canterbury, United Kingdom, CT1 3DT  show map
 4 stars
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Yha Canterbury - Hostel

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Free parking
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Cribs available

 Pets

No pets allowed

Overview

Yha Canterbury - is a 4-star quiet hostel, located walk from the beach.

Canterbury city center is 2 km away.

London Southend airport lies within a 45-minute drive away.

Rooms

This property has 69 guestrooms including Private Twin Room, Quadruple Room, Triple Room and Private Quadruple Room appointed with heating and a dressing area. The rooms also have a carpet floor. Rooms are fitted with single beds and bunk beds. This property has private bathrooms offered for guests' use.

Eat & Drink

Guests have access to a kitchen-dining room.

Services

The facilities at Yha Canterbury - Hostel include free parking and a luggage storage.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   69.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Self-service laundry

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Picnic area/Tables

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Board games

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture

Kitchen facilities

  • Shared kitchen

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from 15:00-23:00 

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

54 New Dover Road , Canterbury, United Kingdom, CT1 3DT

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City Center
  • Canterbury
    3700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Canterbury East Train Station
    4000 ft
  • Canterbury WestTrain Station
    1.2 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from 15:00-23:00 
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    69

Rooms and availability

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Dormitory Room
Bed type: Bed in shared room
Size: 90 sq. feet
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    Yha Canterbury - Hostel photos Room
    Quadruple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
    Size: 65 sq. feet
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      How to reach hostel

      hostel Yha Canterbury - Hostel Canterbury location
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      Hostel Address:

      54 New Dover Road , Canterbury, United Kingdom, CT1 3DT

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Canterbury
        3700 ft
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Canterbury East Train Station
        4000 ft
      • Canterbury WestTrain Station
        1.2 mi
      • Bus stop
        400 ft
      Hostel information
      • Check-in:
        from 15:00-23:00 
      • Check-out:
        until  10 am
      • Number of rooms:
        69

      Yha Canterbury - Hostel Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • Art Room - 3300 ft
      • Kings Gallery - 4000 ft
      • Castle Arts - 4000 ft
      • Canterbury Cathedral - 4000 ft
      • Animal Arts - 4000 ft
      • Royal Museum & Art Gallery - 4000 ft

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 3300 ft

      Places of interest

      • University for the Creative Arts Canterbury - 1400 ft
      • Chantry Social Club - 1700 ft
      • Kent and Canterbury Hospital - 2000 ft
      • Canterbury Christ Church University - 2300 ft
      • St Thomas R C Church - 3300 ft
      • Canterbury Cathedral Cathedral House,The Precincts - 3300 ft
      • The Canterbury Tales - 3300 ft
      • The Canterbury Tales Visitor Attraction - 3700 ft
      • Saint Martin's Hospital - 4000 ft
      • Chaucer Club - 4000 ft

      Train stations

      • Canterbury East Train Station - 3700 ft

      Amusement

      • Odeon Cinema - 2000 ft
      • Odeon Cinemas - 2000 ft
      • Olympia - 2700 ft
      • Olympia Leisure - 2700 ft
      • WildWood, - 3300 ft
      • East Station Snooker Club - 3700 ft

      Museums

      • Roman Museum - 3700 ft
      • Canterbury Heritage Museum - 4000 ft
      • Royal Museum and Art Gallery with Buffs Regimental Museum - 4000 ft
      • Museum Of Canterbury - 4000 ft

      Theaters

      • Marlowe Theatre - 4300 ft
      • The Marlow Theatre - 4600 ft

      Local attractions

      • RSPB Reserve Blean Woods - 2.4 mi
        Church Wood, Rough Common Road, Canterbury
      • Druidstone Park - 3.9 mi
        Honey Hill, Canterbury
      • Stodmarsh National Nature Reserve - 4.6 mi
        Stodmarsh Road, Stodmarsh
      • Howletts Wild Animal Park - 2.6 mi
        Bekesbourne Lane, Canterbury
      • Wildwood Trust - 4.3 mi
        A291 Canterbury Road, Herne Common, Herne Bay

      Near the hostel

      • Canterbury Cathedral - 3900 ft
        The Precincts, Canterbury
      • The Canterbury Tales - 3800 ft
        St. Margaret's St., Canterbury
      • Dane John Gardens - 4000 ft
        Watling Street, Canterbury
      • Canterbury Heritage Museum - 4200 ft
        Stour Street, Canterbury
      • St. Martin's Church - 3000 ft
        North Holmes Road, Canterbury
      • Roman Museum - 3800 ft
        Butchery Lane, Canterbury
      • West Gate Museum - 4200 ft
      Hostel information
      • Check-in:
        from 15:00-23:00 
      • Check-out:
        until  10 am
      • Number of rooms:
        69
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      Yha Canterbury - Hostel Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Yha Canterbury - Hostel

      Average guest rating

      6.4out of 10
      Good
      Based on 41 reviews

      Guest reviews

      • Single
        7.0

        It was convenient and not too far from the city. The price was also decent.

        The bathroom and also tv room could have done with a bit of attention for cleaning.

      • Family with children
        5.0

        Attending my daughter's convocation.

        Very basic amenities without provision of any bath towels. Did not feel safe while staying there as there were someone banging so hard at the windows as if trying to get in. Did not sleep after the disturbance

      • Group of friends
        6.2

        Atmosphire is good

        The small Dinner-room

      • Group of friends
        9.2

        Friendly atmosphere, clean and well-equiped self catering kitchen. Quiet location, and pleasant garden.

      • Single
        7.4

        It was the best YHA I have ever stayed! Big clean room, high enough beds(cos some places you cant even sit up on the bottom bed), well-equipped clean kitchen, and not bad shower rooms with warm water. It was a bit far from the city center, but was cheap and good enough to cover up that point. Ill recommend this place :)

        It was a bit inconvenient that we have to make a call when we need to talk to the reception staff.

      • Group of friends
        7.0

        It was very near of that place where I had come to ... It was pleasant for me ...

      • Single
        5.8

        The experience of staying in a dorm with other fellow students and the breakfast was good!

        No staff were available during the day to see to my enquirys.

      • Family with children
        6.2

        Very good breakfast

        Showers and toilets just clean enough, but very old

      • Single
        7.8

        It was very cheap and clean!! I've never seen a hostel like that. Also the kitchen very useful and everthing clean.

      • Single
        7.0

        It's a lovely building with nice features.

        I don't normally stay at hostels, but I needed a short notice overnight and the local places were either ridiculously expensive for one night or fully booked. The dorm I stayed in was fully occupied, with guest moving in and out all night. I didn't really feel secure with my personal effect in the room and the lockers in the basement are a rip off considering you need to go in and out if your gear. It cost me about £5 to go in and out of the lockers and even then it's not really secure. The door to the smoking area was directly by the lockers and left open all night. An easy target for some one to enter and rob travellers.

      • Single
        8.8

        Location is great, close to the city centre. Clean enough. The self-service kitchen is good.

        Nothing dislike.

      • Family with children
        7.8

        welcoming and very helpful instructions on reaching the hostel from (Malvena ?) Characterful

        The cockroach in the basement wasn`t great in fact it was the first thing we came across on exploring the kitchen facility. Third stamp killed it (poor thing) but the experience put an immediate downer on our family experience of Canterbury YHA ! "That was a big beetle !" I said to the kids, but they could see for themselves.

      • Family with children
        5.0

        Location and outside of building

        Hotel; Carpark not marked out so we got boxed in. Room 2 Shower stained and wood door frame rotted. Door lock of room mad been broken and door very badly repaired. Safty sign dangerously broken and about to fall of door and hurt somone. YHA; overprices as no room tea making facilities. Bed matreses too cheep and thin.

      • Single
        5.0

        * The receptionist was very kind to give me the key when I arrive late around 23.45 * There are lockers between 50 cents (the upper floor) and one pound (ground floor) * TV room with comfortable sofas * Kitchen facilities * 25 minutes walking from the train station

        * You can only do the check in before 23.00 o'clock, otherwise you will sleep in the street (Check weekends!!) !!. I arrived at 23.40 and no one was there. Fortunately, the front door was open and they had a telephone at the entrance. I had to dial the emergency number to contact a member of the staff. The receptionist was sleeping in her place and told me that the check in was before 23.00. The nice thing I sent an email one week before my arrival saying that I would arrive late and I did not get any answer. I explained to her about my email, and although she was a bit angry she decided to come back to the hostel to do the check in. It was very kind of her to go back to the hostel at that time. I had to wait for her 30 minutes so I did not get my room until 12.30. They should mention that !! * There are no receptionists between 10 o'clock and 5 o'clock so be careful when you do the check out !! * The showers were not very clean, and the one in the upper floor did not work * Breakfast not included

      • Family with children
        5.6

        Friendly personel, nice house, every basic need is covered, You shouldnt be toller than 1.80cm to fit in to the bed. So if you do not expect more, just want to sleep warm and safe, everything is fine.

      How to reach hostel

      hostel Yha Canterbury - Hostel Canterbury location
      Show big map »

      Hostel Address:

      54 New Dover Road , Canterbury, United Kingdom, CT1 3DT

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Canterbury
        3700 ft
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Canterbury East Train Station
        4000 ft
      • Canterbury WestTrain Station
        1.2 mi
      • Bus stop
        400 ft
      Hostel information
      • Check-in:
        from 15:00-23:00 
      • Check-out:
        until  10 am
      • Number of rooms:
        69