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Get an overview of this hotel3-star family-friendly hotel near Canterbury Cathedral


This family-friendly Canterbury hotel is located in the historical district, within a 15-minute walk of St. Augustine's Abbey, Canterbury Cathedral, and St. Martin's Church. Canterbury Roman Museum and Royal Museum and Art Gallery are also within 15 minutes.

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a 24-hour business center. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, coffee/tea in the lobby, 24-hour room service, and concierge services are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 53 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find LCD TVs with cable channels, and other amenities include premium bedding and coffee makers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Business-related amenities at this 3-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and limo/town car service.

Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. Event facilities measure 0 square feet (0 square meters). This family-friendly hotel also offers a library, multilingual staff, and gift shops/newsstands. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Best Western Abbots Barton Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 53 
  • Concierge services 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Library 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Year Built 1830 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 0 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 0 
  • Garden 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Climate control 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Desk 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 9:30 AM.

Fountain Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in British cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Reservations are required.

Westfield Bar - This bar specializes in British cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 16


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 16 years old.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

Minimum guest age is 16

This property has limited parking, and parking may not be available at peak times, such as weekends or in the event of large functions. If parking is not available, the office will provide information for offsite parking. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 9.95 and GBP 12.95 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: GBP 10 per pet, per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

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