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Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central

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Bussum, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Easy on-line booking supported by an enthusiastic welcome from reception set the tone. Small but comfortable clean room and bathroom. Staff super helpful and friendly. Sumptuous all you can eat breakfast competes well with all the rest. Parking can be challenging as this is very limited.

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TravelodgeUK, Charlotte from The Social Media Team at Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central, responded to this review

We're thankful to learn that our hotel team were helpful and friendly throughout your recent stay with us at our Canterbury Chaucer Central Travelodge and we would like to thank you for sharing your fantastic experience with us. We're thrilled to hear you had a great stay and we will be sure to pass your feedback onto the hotel for...

Margate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel in a great location to explore the city, rooms excellent ant the price was fantastic but the parking is awful. Had to walk half a mile from nearest available parking and in total cost me £32 to park!!!!

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Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel is in a great location for restaurants, shops and bar/pubs. It's also convenient for catching buses with the bus station nearby. The staff are very welcoming and willing to chat or offer opinions on local amenities. They also take the time to say good morning/evening and ask how your day/night has been. Matthew and his team do a...

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TravelodgeUK, Nicolas from the Social Media team at Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central, responded to this review

We appreciate the time you have taken to review our Canterbury Chaucer Central Travelodge and we thank you for sharing your helpful experience with us. We encourage all our staff to work hard towards providing the best experience possible for each guest, so we are delighted to hear that our team members were able to make your stay more enjoyable....

Bromley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this place so we could celebrate my parents 40th wedding anniversary in Canterbury. We booked 5 rooms. There was ample parking as they have two car parks. Ask at reception for a permit, I didn't and had to pay the rest got it for free! We received a lovely warm friendly greeting when we arrived. We mentioned about...

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TravelodgeUK, Nicolas from the Social Media team at Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central, responded to this review

Thank you for submitting your review of our Canterbury Chaucer Central Travelodge. We are so pleased to learn that our hotel team were friendly and cheerful and your room was clean and comfortable. We aim to offer great value stays with a high level of service to all who pass through our doors and we are thrilled to see that...

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this hotel for our son graduation for the central location which is near the Canterbury Cathedral where the ceremony is held. Its closed to attractions, restaurants. shopping, bus station, train station etc. Overall the the customer service is reasonably good. We stayed at a family room at the ground floor. Comfortable bed and clean room. But there is...

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TravelodgeUK, Nicolas from the Social Media team at Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are so pleased to hear that you were happy with the location of the Hotel and that your overall experience was a positive one due to the comfort of your room and the service you received from our staff. Your feedback is invaluable and a...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a family room which was huge a double bed and 2 singles and large bathroom. What is great about this hotel apart from the price is the location and the friendly staff. It is basic but for £90 including breakfast and a chance to park for 24 hours (not many spaces) it was very good value and we...

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Corsham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean room & comfortable bed. well positioned to see Canterbury & the surround area. Parking on site is good as parking around the city centre is expensive. Could do with more storage for clothes, rather than having to leave these in the suitcase

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TravelodgeUK, Charlotte from The Social Media Team at Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central, responded to this review

We fully appreciate that you have taken the time to leave your positive comments regarding your stay at Canterbury Chaucer Central Travelodge. Your feedback is really important and detailed comments like yours will help us improve our guest experience. We are really pleased that you enjoyed the cleanliness of your room and that you received a high level of service...

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here one night for work last week. Was very cheap. Parking was a bit confusing, the machine didn't work though the girl on the desk just gave a note to leave on the windscreen which was fine. She was friendly and then was given the key to my room. Room was very small, a double bed and small desk...

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TravelodgeUK, Shannon from the Social Media Team. at Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central, responded to this review

Thank you very much for submitting your review. We are sorry to hear of the disappointment you faced whilst staying at Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central Detailed feedback like yours is very important to us and we have passed your comments onto the hotel manager as this is far from the service we strive to provide. Thank you very much for...

Rustington, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed here previously and had a nice room on the first floor. This time we were stuck up on the 2nd floor, room was very small. Narrow gap down right side of bed limiting access, no bedside tables or wide headboard to put tea cup on. No chair and no mirror in the dressing area. Shower hose was...

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TravelodgeUK, Shannon from the social media team at Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central, responded to this review

We apologise for the issues you experienced during your stay with us at Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central. Please be assured that we appreciate your feedback and we will pass this on to the relevant department as it helps us to improve the services we offer and implement any changes based on customers recommendations and feedback. Thank you again for your...

Chichester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Helpful staff , big comfortable beds, adjustable heating. Double and family rooms at top were massive, single room was a bit small for the same price. Everything you need for a night away. Old building.

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Hotel built around attractive old House & retaining Regency appearance & atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central

Address: 63 Ivy Lane, Canterbury CT1 1TU, England (Formerly Swallow Chaucer Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
Price Range: $84 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central Hotel Canterbury
Swallow Chaucer Canterbury
Hotel Swallow Chaucer
Chaucer Hotel Canterbury
Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central Kent
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“No lift in the hotel. If you have problem climbing stairs, request for ground floor room”
 of 5 bubbles FLS8, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for ground or first floor”
 of 5 bubbles 90samanthaw, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“second floor room was very small and with two flights of stairs and no lift I found it heavy going”
 of 5 bubbles Duncan60, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Both the rooms we had couldn't be classed as 'good'. Basic and very cramped and stuffy”
 of 5 bubbles 45JaneD, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Dont get ground floor. There are rooms right outside reception.”
 of 5 bubbles DekkaC, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
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