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Willow Down Wingate Hill Harbledown, Upper Harbledown, Canterbury CT2 9AJ England See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Golf Course
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3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Willow Down is a perfect place to stay to enjoy the beautiful city of Canterbury and the nearby coastal towns. Tanya is a wonderful host, very friendly and helpful and it was a lovely touch to leave us a bottle of prosecco as we were...More

Thank Mark B
Response from TanRem, Owner at Willow DownResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for taking the time to make this review. It is very much appreciated and means a lot to us. It was lovely to meet you both and so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us for your anniversary 👍🏼😊

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We decided very last minute (the afternoon of our stay!) to stay enroute to France. . I rang Tanya on our way to confirm we were coming and she was very friendly and assured me everything would be ready and it was. We stayed in...More

Thank shesarebel68
Response from TanRem, Owner at Willow DownResponded 4 weeks ago

It was a pleasure to meet you all on a cheeky trip to Disney, what a great family time. Hope the girls enjoyed it. Thank you so much for your kind words and it makes me so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Just spent 3 busy sightseeing days in Kent,stayed at this lovely guest house called 'Willow Down',just outside canterbury so quite central for our exploring,we stayed in the newly finished annexe that accomodated 3(hard to find good quality places to stay when there are two adults...More

Thank Michael S
Response from TanRem, Owner at Willow DownResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you so much Michael for this lovely review. It is so appreciated and I am so happy the 3 of you enjoyed your stay with us and we were a good base for your Kentish adventures. I am very proud of what we do...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018

Me and my partner had a lovely stay here at Willow Down, it was my birthday and the owners had left me a card and a bottle of wine in our room for when we returned from a day out in Canterbury sightseeing and shopping...More

Thank David D
Response from TanRem, Owner at Willow DownResponded 4 September 2018

Hello birthday boy, welcome to the nifty 50’s club and thank you for spending it with us. So happy that you both enjoyed your stay. Kind regards Tanya

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent peaceful stay at this lovely spotless bnb. Easy half hour journey to Dover ferry terminal yet in a quiet situation very close to Canterbury. Thoughtful facilities in the room including selection of teas and coffees, with fresh milk in the fridge. Comfy beds. Family...More

Thank Surimono
Response from TanRem, Owner at Willow DownResponded 4 September 2018

So very happy that we were what you were looking for and enjoyed your stay before getting the ferry :) kind regards Tanya and Mark

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A chance to spend a night or 2 in a 1640's ex-farmhouse, situated 1 mile from the edge of the Cathedral city of Canterbury. 5 mins drive/ 30 minutes walk. All 3 rooms have their own character, they are More cosy & fully equipped with smart TV's & free WiFi. Willow Down is situated in the village HARBLEDOWN, on the outskirts of Canterbury, 2.5 km from University of Kent. Free private parking is available on site. (Accommodation provided on a room only price. Breakfast option is available at an extra cost & can be booked as an option with the room. We are a small b&b & as such no evening meals provided. We are not licenced so do not have a bar) We do however have a lovely gastro pub on our doorstep, only 2 minutes by car/10 minute walk away. Dogs are more than welcome in the King studio room only which has direct access to the garden (steps involved) (Family has pet dogs) Some rooms feature a seating area where you can relax. For your comfort, you will find free toiletries and a hair dryer. A flat-screen smart TV in all rooms, digital radio. Tea & coffee facilities. Towels & linens provided. Canterbury Cathedral is 2.9 km from Willow Down, while Howletts Wild Animal Park is 6 km from the property. Whitstable & the coast is less than 7 miles away. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Golf Course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$73 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury > Upper Harbledown
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$73 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury > Upper Harbledown
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Getting there
Southend Municipal Airport40 km
London City Airport73 km
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838berni3
11 January 2017|
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Response from Willow Down bed... C | Property representative |
Hi there. We are aproximately 1 mile north of Canterbury, based in Upper Harbledown. We are on a main bus route into the city, if you look on the Stagecoach bus site & we are on the number 3 route. They run 1 every 1/2- 1... More
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Eric A
4 February 2016|
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Response from LHF63 | Reviewed this property |
There is a bus - but I'm not sure how frequent it is. It's a beautiful walk - about 20/25 minutes into town. A £7 cab ride if needed. It's a GORGEOUS B&B and the hosts are absolutely lovely and very helpful! Have a wonderful... More
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"Our Family room was outside with own stairs and own door key so very private , lovely"
annnx2015
15 Mar 2016
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