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The Lodge Guest House
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7.54 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (89 reviews)
Great value

"Great value nothing fancy but clean warm and comfortable"…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar 2020

The Lodge Guest House
Vacation Home Allhallows in Rochester - 6 Persons, 3 Bedrooms
Address Provided by Property Manager, Rochester, ENG
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5.52 mi from city centre
Vacation Home Allhallows in Rochester - 6 Persons, 3 Bedrooms
Vacation Home Allhallows in Rochester - 4 Persons, 2 Bedrooms
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5.52 mi from city centre
Vacation Home Allhallows in Rochester - 4 Persons, 2 Bedrooms
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Vacation Home Allhallows in Rochester - 6 Persons, 2 Bedrooms
Address Provided by Property Manager, Rochester, ENG
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5.52 mi from city centre
Vacation Home Allhallows in Rochester - 6 Persons, 2 Bedrooms
Vacation Home Allhallows in Rochester - 8 Persons, 3 Bedrooms
Address Provided by Property Manager, Rochester, ENG
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5.52 mi from city centre
Vacation Home Allhallows in Rochester - 8 Persons, 3 Bedrooms
Vacation Home Allhallows in Rochester - 8 Persons, 3 Bedrooms
Address Provided by Property Manager, Rochester, ENG
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5.52 mi from city centre
Vacation Home Allhallows in Rochester - 8 Persons, 3 Bedrooms
Vacation Home Allhallows in Rochester - 6 Persons, 2 Bedrooms
Address Provided by Property Manager, Rochester, ENG
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5.52 mi from city centre
Vacation Home Allhallows in Rochester - 6 Persons, 2 Bedrooms
RBS Hotel
3 out of 5
The price is £45 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
2.87 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (101 reviews)
Rest hotel

"Great hotel, very clean. Shower was brilliant and the look and feel was lovely."…"

Reviewed on 17 Aug 2020

RBS Hotel
Stable Cottages - Cosy Home Away From Home Accommodation
Newlands Farm Rd, Fenn Croft, Rochester, ENG
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2.9 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Family gathering

"Just returned from a lovely weeks stay at The Stables. It was an ideal place for all the family to meet up as we all live in different parts of the country. Ages ranged from 6yrs to 76 yrs, but everybody without exception had a wonderful holiday. The facilities were top notch, especially the swimming ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Oct 2019

Stable Cottages - Cosy Home Away From Home Accommodation
Charming Victorian House in Historic Rochester
Apartment 9 Robertson Villas
3.5 out of 5
17 New Rd, Rochester, England
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3.39 mi from city centre
Apartment 9 Robertson Villas
Fortified Home - Near Rochester Castle
Cosy Two Bedroom Self Catering Cottages With Indoor Swimming Pool
Newlands Farm Rd, Stable Cottages at Fenn Croft, Rochester, ENG
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2.88 mi from city centre
Cosy Two Bedroom Self Catering Cottages With Indoor Swimming Pool
Top Floor Apartment in Historic City of Rochester
17 New Road, 9 Robertston Villas,, Rochester, ENG
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3.39 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Brilliant spacious apartment 5 of the family stayed...great kitchen area good location.

"Good location just a few minutes walk from the High Street."…"

Reviewed on 20 Jul 2018

Top Floor Apartment in Historic City of Rochester
The Stables
3.5 out of 5
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1.63 mi from city centre
The Stables
The Horseshoe and Castle
The price is £109 per night from 18 Dec to 19 Dec
2.09 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (33 reviews)

"Unfortunately one of the secondary glazing units was missing in our room so we had a draughty night and traffic noise."…"

Reviewed on 3 Feb 2020

The Horseshoe and Castle
The Snuggery - One Bedroom House, Sleeps 2
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5.94 mi from city centre
The Snuggery - One Bedroom House, Sleeps 2
One bed Apartment in the Heart of Rochester
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3.26 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)

"Perfect location. Close to everything. Flat was well equipped, clean and tidy. If you don’t mind the noise at the high street , then it’s an ideal base for exploring Rochester"…"

Reviewed on 22 Nov 2019

One bed Apartment in the Heart of Rochester
Fully Furnished 2br Stylish Serviced Apartment
17 New Rd, Robertson Villas, Rochester, ENG
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3.39 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)
Excellent, spacious and relaxing apartment.

"Lovely, light, attractive and spacious apartment, very quiet and comfortable. Many Thanks"…"

Reviewed on 3 Jun 2018

Fully Furnished 2br Stylish Serviced Apartment
The Stables, Upper Upnor
Upnor Castle House, Upnor, Rochester, ENG
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1.63 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Stables

"The location is great, and the dogs were the highlight- coming to the door to say hello every morning! The owners were very keen to sort issues, and we were given the privacy we wanted. Rooms are spacious and would be a wonderful summertime stay, although we enjoyed it even at this time of year!"…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

The Stables, Upper Upnor
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Visiting Rochester

Visitors can enjoy all that Rochester has to offer including the bars, cathedral and monuments. Tourists can also enjoy the city's gardens and spas. Top sights in the city include Rochester Cathedral, Rochester Castle and Cooling Castle Barn.

  • There are 20 hotels and other accommodation options in Rochester
  • The closest major airport is in London (SEN-Southend), 11.8 mi (19 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in London (LCY-London City), 21.9 mi (35.3 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Rochester

The city is notable for landmarks like Rochester Cathedral, Rochester Castle and Cooling Castle Barn. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Upnor Castle and Guildhall Museum.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 20 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from in Rochester. Below are top ones based on our user reviews:

  • The Horseshoe and Castle - This 4-star inn features free breakfast, a restaurant and free parking. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its breakfast and helpful staff.
  • The Lodge Guest House - Our customers like the quiet location and helpful staff at this B&B. With a stay at this 2.5-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi.
  • The Kings Head Hotel - Amenities in this 3-star hotel room include free WiFi and a dining area. Expedia customers like its helpful staff.

Top places to visit in the area include Southend Pier, located 10.4 mi (16.7 km) from the heart of the city, and Bluewater Shopping Centre, which is 11.8 mi (19 km) away.

Getting around Rochester

If you want to journey outside the city, ride aboard a train from Rochester Strood Station, Rochester Station or Rochester Higham Station. Rochester might not have many public transport choices so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

Dressing for Rochester

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 11°C, whilst night-time temperatures stay around 1°C
  • From April to June, the average is 20°C during the day and 4°C at night
  • July to September sees average temperatures of 22°C during the day and 10°C at night
  • Between October and December, you can expect 16°C as the daytime average and 3°C as the night-time average
  • Rochester gets about 26 millimetres of rain per year
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 21°C, while February and January are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 2°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Rochester?
The Lodge Guesthouse is a favourite property for Expedia customers. It’s a B&B offering free parking. Another favourite option for your visit based on traveller reviews is RBS Hotel.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Rochester, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel bookings are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to view the top deals on offer in Rochester.
What's the best hotel in Rochester to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, The Horseshoe and Castle is a top 4-star inn for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features free breakfast and a restaurant. Also, notable landmarks to visit include Cooling Castle Barn, Restoration House and Gads Hill Place.
What are some accommodation options with pools in Rochester?
The Stables: 3.5-star cottage located near Historic Dockyard Chatham. Features an in-room kitchen and a pool. Also, another option that offers an on-site pool is Cosy Two Bedroom Self Catering Cottages With Indoor Swimming Pool.

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