Best Western Abbots Barton Hotel 
3 3 Star:

New Dover Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3DU, England.


The Best Western Abbots Barton Hotel is a Gothic style building which dates back to the 1830s when it was built on the site of Barley Farm of St Augustine. After being lovingly restored it is now a picturesque hotel, set within 2 acres of beautiful gardens and just a 5 minute walk from the historic town of Canterbury. The Best Western Abbots Barton Hotel is ideal for holiday makers with many tourist attractions nearby, including Canterbury Cathedral and the County Cricket Ground. The hotel is also ideally positioned for easy access to the port of Dover and Eurostar.

Within the Best Western Abbots Barton Hotel guests will find clean, spacious and well-designed rooms, equipped with modern amenities such as air-conditioning, internet access, Freeview flat screen TV, telephone and tea and coffee making facilities. The Best Western Abbots Barton Hotel also boasts 24 hour room service, on-site car parking and free WiFi throughout as well as having extensive conference facilities with function rooms for up to 180 delegates. The Fountain Restaurant is open to guests for breakfast and dinner, offering a fresh seasonal menu, in an elegant yet relaxed atmosphere.

Please note: On-site parking at the hotel is limited, and available on a first come first served basis. At busy times, the hotel can direct guests to nearby car parks as an alternative.


Hotel Facilities & Services

  • Total Floors Number: 4
  • Total Rooms Number: 53
  • Non-Smoking throughout the hotel
  • 24 hour front desk
  • Lift to all Floors

Bedroom Facilities

  • TV
  • Tea and Coffee Making Facilities
  • Wi-Fi
  • Internet Access
  • Air Conditioning
  • Room Service 24hr: Yes
  • Hairdryer
  • Non Smoking Rooms
  • Ground Floor Rooms
  • Direct Dial Telephone
  • Trouser Press
  • Laundry/Dry Cleaning Services
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Sofa Beds Children Only: 16


  • Parking at Hotel Free: Yes

Travel Facilities

  • Nearest Rail
    • Distance: 1.5 kilometre
  • Nearest Airport
    • Name: GATWICK
    • Distance: 105 kilometres

Family Facilities

  • Cots/Cribs Free: Yes

Bar and Restaurant

  • Breakfast served from
    • Saturday/Sunday: 08:00
    • Monday to Friday: 07:00
  • Breakfast served to
    • Saturday/Sunday: 10:00
    • Monday to Friday: 09:30
  • Bar in Hotel
  • Restaurant in hotel
  • Children's Menu available
  • Highchairs available


  • Pets Allowed
    • Types: Dogs
    • Cost: £10.00 per night


Travel Facilities

  • Nearest Rail Name: Canterbury East Distance: 1.5 kilometre
  • Nearest Airport Name: Gatwick Distance: 105 kilometres

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SuperBreak Customer Rating

  • Overall: SuperBreak Overall Rating: 4.4 out of 5 based on 11 reviews
  • Sleep: SuperBreak Sleep Rating: 4.3 out of 5
  • Breakfast: SuperBreak Breakfast Rating: 4.5 out of 5
  • Staff: SuperBreak Staff Rating: 4.5 out of 5
  • Location: SuperBreak Location Rating: 4.8 out of 5

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