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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location, nice and clean and tidy, good breakfast and friendly guys on reception and breakfast. Room was quiet, clean and comfortable and represented good value for money. Only downside was that there was no lounge seating area for guests.

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Dartford, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly and helpful. A lovely room and very comfortable. The breakfast was very nice. In an ideal position with only a 10 minute walk into the centre of Canterbury. At a very reasonable price of £60 for bed and breakfast for a good sized single ensuite room.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Harriet House was a good base for a one week trip to explore Canterbury and district.. We especially enjoyed the riverside walk into the city. The house was attractive, the bedroom was warm and comfortable and the breakfasts were excellent. Terry, our host, was welcoming, friendly and knowledgeable. We appreciated the little touches, like chocolates awaiting us on our bed... More 

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Spring, Texas
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a very easy 10 minute walk to the cathedral and comes with free parking. Breakfasts are nice and the owner (staff?) is very pleasant. This place is excellent except for a very tight toilet area (room 5 I believe). If you don't spend a lot of time on the toilet, you'll do fine here.

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Thank kenbrumy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed for 1 night while visiting friends. Great location and the free parking is a bonus! Very clean and comfortable and a great breakfast. The owners were very helpful and friendly. Will return when coming back to Canterbury. .

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New Haven, Connecticut
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely stay at Harriet House! Terry was very friendly and warm, and gave us great suggestions for restaurants and bars in Canterbury (~10 minute walk away). The room was very clean and comfortable, we enjoyed spending time in it. The breakfast he made for us the next morning was absolutely delicious (smoked salmon and eggs, eggs with... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Found the place really easy and it does have car parking available which is a bonus in this area. We booked a 'cosy double', which meant the bed area was only suitable for small people or anyone who has their own crash helmet...very low sloping ceiling! The room was clean and functional, though the shower could do with a power... More 

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OwnerHarrietHouse, Owner at Harriet House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your very prompt review. We have double checked the room description on the site where you reserved your room. The description clearly explains the sloping ceiling. Our home is not a purpose built hotel block and all our rooms vary in different ways. This is the whole point of staying in an old privately owned house and... More 

North East England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

This pleasant guest house is situated a little to the north of Canterbury's bustling city centre. It is set back from a busy main road and at a slightly higher level therefore rooms at the front are affected by traffic noise. Fortunately the road is not very busy overnight and good quality windows keep the noise in the background. Probably,... More 

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Aston Clinton, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Lovely friendly b&b, handy location for walking along the river into Canterbury which takes only 10 minutes.The host Terry was very helpful and provided a lovely breakfast.I would highly recommend this B&B.

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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Welcoming and Generous. Comfortable and Clean. Kind and helpful Hosts. Lovely outdoor seating. a nice breakfast area with relevant and interesting magazines about Canterbury and its surroundings. one thing that was inconvenient was when I wanted to rest and not go out for dinner, there wasn't any options to snack on; and it is a good walking distance from the... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just a 10-minute walk along the River Stour from the very heart of beautiful, historic Canterbury, this well-established 4-star Silver award winning bed and breakfast offers comfortable en suite rooms and free parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harriet House B&B

Address: Market Way, Canterbury CT2 7JH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
Price Range: $129 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Harriet House B&B 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Get the extractor fan to work in the bathroom and fix the leak on the hot tap in the wash hand basin.”
 of 5 bubbles 198robinj, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you're not good with stairs or claustrophobic don't go for cosy double”
 of 5 bubbles 68Chez13, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the back would avoid traffic noise”
 of 5 bubbles shipyardtales, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the rear - no view but should be quieter at night!”
 of 5 bubbles PeterNorris, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“room 7 ( and 8 as a suite) is on top floor, stairs to climb. Also a sloping ceiling over bed so you need to be a bit agile.”
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 of 5 bubbles BeverleyL991, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
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