The Pilgrims Rest

48-50 High StreetCanterburyCT3 1STUnited Kingdom
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About The Pilgrims Rest

Relive Chaucer's famous tale by checking out the Pilgrim's Rest Inn in Canterbury. Built between the 16th and 18th century, this converted manor house gives you the feel of Chaucer's England.

The inn offers twin, double and family rooms to accomodate a wide range of travelers. Each room has an en-suite bathroom, coffee and tea making supplies and TV. Wi-Fi service is available upon request. All rooms are nin-smoking.

The inn offers desk service throughout the day and offers guests keys for those who wish to return to the inn late at night. The inn offers on-site parking abd Wi-Fi in public areas.

The inn offers a full breakfast service.

The Pilgrim's Rest is located within a few miles of Canterbury. It is also a short drive from the towns of Sandwich, Broadstairs and Whitstable. In addition, the inn is located near ferries that can take guests across the Channel.


48-50 High Street, Canterbury, CT3 1ST, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1227)721341 | Fax: +44(1227)720166 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Hotel bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Positive Reviews

Spacious Rooms.

Many guests found the rooms of the Pilgrims Rest Inn to be very large and spacious. The rooms, located in the more modern part of the complex gave guests the chance to spread out and make themselves comfortable.

Homemade Jams and Marmalades.

Many guests were impressed as they breakfasted on homemade jams and marmalades. The fresh sweets were just a part of the delicious breakfast served at the inn. The cook prepared as much as guests wished to eat and every guest left well-satisfied.

Traffic Freedom.

Several guests were pleased to discover that the Pilgrims Rest was about 15 minutes from downtown Canterbury. This meant that they were free of the traffic congestion that plagued other hotels closer to the city. In addition, the hotel has its own car par

Negative Reviews

Hot and Stuffy Rooms.

Several guests who stayed in summer found that the inn was very hot and stuffy. One found that her room had no air conditioning. In addition, the windows are very small and the blinds don’t open, making it difficult to admit fresh air. Finally, some of th

Limited Check In.

The Pilgrims Rest Inn clearly states the hours they are open to admit guests. Unfortunately, several guests were unable to comply. This meant that a couple of guests lost their accommodations or were charged cancellation fees when they were unable to chec

Noisy Nights.

Guests that stayed in the front rooms found traffic noise to be a problem. The Inn is located on a stretch of busy road and cars whizzing past disturbed some guests when they were trying to sleep.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 65 reviews across the web
9.1 /10
9.1 out of 10 based on 65 reviews