The Pilgrims

18 The Friars Canterbury CT1 2AS United Kingdom
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    The Pilgrims

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    • Canterbury, 0.2 miles to City center
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Hotel The Pilgrims


Located in the heart of Canterbury, an UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Pilgrims Hotel offers a place for modern travelers to lay their weary heads.

The hotel offers rooms for guests that range from single rooms to family suites. Each room includes free Wi-Fi, coffee and tea making service as well as free breakfast.

The Pilgrim offers business rooms and can accommodate conference and business travellers as well as holiday guests.

The hotel has two restaurants. The Pilgrim Hotel Restaurant offers breakfast and lunch and has a children's menu for the littlest guests. In addition, there is an attached restaurant that offers fine French and English cuisine.

The hotel is located in the heart of Canterbury, just minutes away from Canterbury Cathedral and the West Gate Towers Museum.

Price range

from ‎$101 to ‎$154


The Pilgrims


18 The Friars, CT1 2AS, Canterbury United Kingdom | 0.2 miles from city center | Show on map
Telephone: +44 (1227) 464531 | Fax:+44 (1227) 762514 | Official Homepage


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Suitable for

  • Business People

Top 9 Features

  • WiFi
  • Parking
  • TV
  • A/C
  • Terrace
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hotel bar
  • Safe

Room features

  • Bathroom with shower,
  • Windows that open,
  • Television,
  • Central heating,
  • Electric kettle,
  • Radio,
  • Desk,
  • Small lounge,
  • Telephone,
  • WiFi in the rooms

Hotel features

  • Entrance hall/ lobby,
  • Parking lot,
  • Hotel bar,
  • Conference rooms,
  • Non-smoking rooms,
  • PC with internet,
  • Restaurant,
  • 24-hour reception,
  • WiFi in lobby,
  • Room service,
  • 24-hour room service

Sports Facilities

  • Golf Course

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Eastbridge Hospital and Greyfriars Chapel

Eastbridge Hospital and Greyfriars Chapel

Visitors to Eastbridge Hospital can see the Chantry Chapel, the Undercroft, the Refectory and the Pilgrim's Chapel. At Greyfriars Chapel and the Franciscan Gardens visitors can read about the history of the Chapel and take a stroll around the Franciscan Gardens. Eastbridge Hospital is open all year between Monday and Saturday from 10am until 5pm, but closed on Sundays. Greyfriars Chapel and the Franciscan Gardens are open from Easter to the end of September from 2.00pm until 4.00pm, Monday to Saturday but is also closed on Sundays. Entry is free but donations are gratefully received.

Dover Transport Museum

Dover Transport Museum

At Dover Transport Museum, visitors can see road vehicles of all different types. Items on display include Kent Coalfield items. Within the museum there is a maritime room, bygone shops and a 1930's garage. The museum is open from Easter until the end of September. The admission charges are: Adults - £3.00 Children - £1.50 Concessions - £2.50 Family tickets are also available for £7.00

Connaught Park

Connaught Park

Connaught Park is the first park to ever be built in Dover and is located across the road from Dover Castle. The park consists of landscaped gardens and concrete walkways which are suitable for disabled persons. The top half of the park has a number of small paths which lead around the park and provide excellent views across Dover. At the bottom half of the park there is a lake with a fountain in the middle. There is also an aviary which holds budgies, quail, finches and cockatiels. Concrete and grass tennis courts are available for visitors to use at a cost of £3.60 for adults and £1.30 for children. There is also a large children's play area in the lower section of the park. Admission is free and this attraction is open 7 days a week. .

Kearsney Abbey Gardens

Kearsney Abbey Gardens

Kearsney Abbey Gardens is dominated by the large lake which is set in the centre of the gardens. Visitors can take a walk through the woodland and around the park, where many animals such as ducks, swans, moor hens and geese can be seen. Toilet facilities are available, as well as two good sized car parks (which are free). There is also a children's play area and a cafe which sells ice creams, tea and coffee and snacks. Onsite facilities also include a BBQ / Picnic area where visitors can enjoy the surroundings of the gardens.

Howletts Wild Animal Park

Howletts Wild Animal Park

Howlett's Wild Animal Park was set up by John Aspinall and the park covers 90 acres. Within the grounds of the park, visitors can see rare and endangered species such as Siberian Tigers, Clouded Leopards and Gorillas. The keepers take part in feeding sessions where visitors can view the animals being fed. There is a restaurant, an education centre, toilets and a gift shop. Visitors can also visit John Apinalls final resting place in the shadow of the family home. This park is open every day except for December 25th (Christmas Day) Summer: 10am 6pm (last admission 4.30pm) Winter: 10am 5pm (last admission 3.30pm)