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Overview of YHA Canterbury - Hostel

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YHA Canterbury - Hostel

4 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Kitchen
  • Bar
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSt. Augustine's Abbey11 min walk
  • Popular LocationSt. Martin's Church13 min walk
  • Popular LocationCanterbury Cathedral16 min walk
  • AirportLondon (SEN-Southend)77 min drive

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Shared Dormitory, Women only (Sleeps 6, Shared Bathroom)

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

Room (5 Bed Private)

  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Single Bunk Beds

Single Room

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Room (4 Bed Private)

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Single Bunk Beds

Room (3 Bed Private Ensuite)

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Single Bed and 1 Single Bunk Bed

Shared Dormitory, Men only (Sleeps 6, Shared Bathroom)

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

Room (6 Bed Private Ensuite)

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Single Bunk Beds

Room (4 Bed Private Ensuite)

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Single Bunk Beds

Room (6 Bed Private)

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Single Bunk Beds

Room (2 Bed Private)

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

About this area


YHA Canterbury - Hostel is located in Canterbury. Canterbury Cathedral and St. Lawrence Ground are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include Wingham Wildlife Park and Howletts Wild Animal Park.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • St. Lawrence Ground - 5 min walk
  • St. Augustine's Abbey - 11 min walk
  • St. Martin's Church - 13 min walk
  • Canterbury Cathedral - 16 min walk
  • Canterbury Christ Church University - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Canterbury East Station - 18 min walk
  • Gatwick Airport (LGW) - 68 min drive


  • Il Posticino - 11 min walk
  • The Corner House - 12 min walk
  • The Thomas Ingoldsby - 13 min walk
  • The Moat Tea Rooms - 13 min walk
  • Azouma - 13 min walk

About this property

YHA Canterbury - Hostel

4-star hostel near Canterbury Cathedral
This smoke-free hostel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a snack bar/deli, a microwave in a common area and a fridge in a common area. This hostel has 15 rooms. Limited housekeeping is available.
YHA Canterbury - Hostel offers 15 forms of accommodation. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Cots/infant beds are also available. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of We're Good To Go (UK)


Contactless social distancing
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at YHA Canterbury - Hostel and receive a full refund?
Yes, YHA Canterbury - Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to YHA Canterbury - Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is YHA Canterbury - Hostel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at YHA Canterbury - Hostel?
This property doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at YHA Canterbury - Hostel?
Check-in is from 5 PM - 10 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at YHA Canterbury - Hostel?
Checkout is at 10 AM. Late checkout is available for GBP 5.00 (subject to availability).
Where is YHA Canterbury - Hostel located?
Situated in Canterbury, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of St. Lawrence Ground, Canterbury Cathedral, and Canterbury Christ Church University. Marlowe Theatre and University of Kent are also within 3 miles (5 km). Canterbury East Station is 18 minutes by foot and Canterbury West Station is 25 minutes.