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Kent, University of

Kent, University of

Summary

4-5 Visit England Stars Bed & Breakfast Canterbury

The University of Kent offers a range of 4-5* VisitEngland campus graded accommodation, from ensuite B&B single or double rooms to self-catering flats and houses, all set in our beautiful campus overlooking the historic City of Canterbury and its famous Cathedral.

All rooms have free parking, Wi-Fi access, and tea and coffee making facilities.

Our excellent on-site facilities include award winning catering outlets, free parking, cinema and gym, plus other superb sports and leisure amenities. Available from mid-April to mid-May and from mid-June to mid-September, all accommodation is within easy access to the city which is just a short bus ride away. If you are heading further afield, London is just an hour away by train or Dover and the Channel Tunnel are only thirty minutes away, or experience some of the Kentish countryside exploring the Crab and Winkle Way on one of our hire bikes.

We are proud to have won the ‘Best University Accommodation for Groups’ every year since 2008 at the Group Travel Awards.

The University of Kent is situated on a 300 acre parkland campus overlooking the historic city of Canterbury.

Road directions

By car: To reach Canterbury from: London: M2, A2 (56 miles; 89km) Dover: A2 (16 miles; 26 km) Ramsgate: A253, A28 (18 miles; 29km) Ashford: A28 (14 miles; 22km) Maidstone: (26 miles; 42km) Tonbridge (40 miles; 64km): M20, M2, A2. From the North or West: M25, M20, M2, A2.
Canterbury to the University: Canterbury central ring road, A290 Whitstable Road, St Thomas Hill, approx 1 mile (1.6km) along the A290, University entrance on right (signposted) near top of hill.
The visitor's car park on Giles Lane is a 'Pay and Display' car park. Parking elsewhere is very restricted and for permit holders only.

By train: Two rail routes from: London (Victoria) to Canterbury East: journey time approx 85 minutes. Mondays to Saturdays two trains an hour (one direct, one change at Faversham). Sundays - direct hourly service.
London (Charing Cross or Waterloo East) to Canterbury West: journey time approx 90 minutes. Monday to Friday - direct hourly service through most of the day.
 

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Facilties & Amenities

  • Travel agent bookings
  • Visa/Mastercard/Switch accepted
  • Coach parties welcomed
  • Single sex groups welcomed
  • Gym on site
  • Leisure club (onsite or nearby)
  • Snooker/billiards/pool onsite
  • Squash onsite
  • Tennis onsite
  • Telephone (public)
  • Totally non-smoking
  • WiFi or internet access
  • Children welcome -  maximum room capacity applies as no additional beds available
  • Evening meals
  • Licenced (table or bar)
  • Restaurant open to non-residents
  • Special diets available
  • Vegetarian diet available
  • Tea/coffee making in bedrooms
  • Central heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Private parking
  • Conference facilities
  • Disabled facilities

Rooms

Maximum number of guests 3190
Tyler Court 2 guests Room £75 per person per night
Becket Court 1 guest Single ensuite room £45 per person per night for bed & breakfast
Becket Court 2 guests Double room £75 per room per night for bed & breakfast
Beverley Farm 1 guest Single ensuite room £52.50 per person per night
Beverley Farm 2 guests Double room £65 per room per night
Keynes College 1 guest Single ensuite room £45 per person per night for bed & breakfast
Keynes College 2 guests Double ensuite room £75 per person per night for bed & breakfast
Turing College 1 guest Single ensuite room £45 per person per night for bed & breakfast
Turing College 2 guests Double ensuite room £75 per room per night for bed & breakfast
Location

Canterbury