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Featured Kent Historic Hotels

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Best Western Plus Dover Marina Hotel & Spa

Best Western Plus Dover Marina Hotel & Spa

Dover Waterfront, Waterloo Crescent, Dover
4.0 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (203 reviews)
Part of History in this HotelYou can feel the history in all corners of this hotel. Amazing Diningroom and nicely appointed rooms. Add to that a great view and beach front location and one could spend days here very comfortably.
  9 Sep 2017

£58

£58
Stable Courtyard

Stable Courtyard

Leeds Castle, Maidstone
4.0 out of 5.0
5.0 out of 5 (2 reviews)
Outstanding, would recommend without hesitationAccommodation, grounds and castle were all outstanding. Staff were attentive, and knowledgeable taking pride in Leeds Castle and sharing their knowledge with real enthusiasm.
  15 Mar 2017

£92

£92
The Falstaff Hotel

The Falstaff Hotel

8-10 St Dunstan Street Kent, Canterbury
3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (213 reviews)
Good location but room smallWe booked the cosy room and that's what it was small and cosy. The bathroom seemed bigger then where the bed was. No room for two suitcases. The hotel states it's a Bar and Grill but when we asked about an evening meal they said they did not do food...strange. Good location close to the attractions. ...
  6 Sep 2017

£64

£64
Abbots Fireside

Abbots Fireside

High Street, Canterbury
3.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (75 reviews)
Charming historical propertyFriendly welcome from all staff,evening meal was excellent and so too was breakfast.lovely old building beams galore,massive fireplace and history back through the ages -Cromwell,Wellington etc would have liked to have stayed longer to explore area which looked beautiful.
  23 Jul 2017

£67

£67
ABode Canterbury

ABode Canterbury

30-33 High St, Canterbury
4.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (201 reviews)
DissapointingHotel is very pleasant and the staff are great but no hot water and having to move to another room was disappointing but eventually ok. The promotions were very 'Bean counted' and you get the feeling they have even counted the number of chips. My partners food got dropped on the floor which I suppose ...
  28 Aug 2017

£74

£74
Cathedral Gate Hotel

Cathedral Gate Hotel

36, Burgate, Canterbury
3.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (40 reviews)
Authentic Historical with Modern DeliveryWe interacted with many staff and all were always utterly and consistently professional and lovely. The building is wonderfully historical in architecture and construction. The modern elements are subtle and executed perfectly for example some choice carpeting. The rooms feel the most contemporary ...
  12 Sep 2017

£68

£68
Chatham Maritime Travelodge

Chatham Maritime Travelodge

Western Avenue, Chatham
3.0 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (87 reviews)
close to chatham dockyardThis is one of the cleanest hotels we have stayed at,staff so friendly and helpful it made it feel more like a family run hotel than a chain,two small gripes cant turn heating down and spare pillows past the usable life,own fault didn't complain but only a two night stay so not a problem
  26 Sep 2015

£116

£116
Royal Hotel

Royal Hotel

Beach St, Deal
3.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (56 reviews)
Lovely hotel close to the seaThoroughly enjoyed our stay. We booked a room with a balcony which was well worth it. Lovely staff. Would recommend the hotel
  16 Sep 2017

£90

£90
Castle House Hotel

Castle House Hotel

28 Castle Street, Canterbury
3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (126 reviews)
Nice hotel, awesome staff, great locationNice place to stay with steep stairs if you have mobility issues.
  16 Sep 2017

£79

£79
Village Hotel Maidstone

Village Hotel Maidstone

Castle View, Forstal Road, Maidstone
3.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (112 reviews)
Our trip to KentOur trip was about visiting the place where our ancestors came from. Maidstone Village provided a central base from which to explore. Also it provided us with a quiet place to rest.
  19 Sep 2017

£42

£42
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Pocket Guide: Historic Hotels Hotels in Kent

Kent is renowned throughout the United Kingdom and beyond for its rich and fertile soils and heavy apple orchards, vineyards and areas of outstanding natural beauty. It is also home to many great cities such as Dover and Canterbury, with their national treasures and historic monuments. The long coastline and endless opportunities for outdoor pursuits attract visitors here throughout the year, and Kent has a vast choice of hotel, guesthouse and B&B accommodation on offer too. On your next visit, try staying at a historic hotel in Kent for a touch of class and added interest.

Conjure Up the Past at Kent Historic Hotels

Whether you're coming to Kent for business or purely leisure purposes, booking into one of Kent's many historic hotels will allow quick and easy access to attractions such as galleries, museums and cathedrals. Additionally, your accommodation may have great historic resonance itself, with many of Kent's hotels housed in castles, old manor houses and half-timbered buildings from the 17th Century or earlier. Whether your Kent historic hotel is in a city centre mansion or a medieval farmhouse in the countryside, this will add a certain frisson to your stay. Cities like Dover and Canterbury are so ancient that historic hotels are often the norm and you may well find yourself staying in one without especially intending to!

Historic Hotels in Kent for a Classy Atmosphere

A many of the grander establishments in cities such as Canterbury are in listed buildings, any such historic hotel you stay at is bound to have a superior level of service and display a commitment to personalised attention. There will be an atmosphere often of subdued elegance and charm, and you can expect to dine from a choice menu of seasonal and locally-sourced produce created by professional chefs. Slow cooking is normal in such establishments, and facilities will include designer bathroom products and a great attention to the smaller details of décor. Book into an historic hotel in Kent such as the Royal Hotel in Deal or the Abode Canterbury for a holiday distinguished by its quality of accommodation.