Christmas services, Carol singing, concerts, family days out, Christmas events, and unique gifts! Whatever you need to make your Christmas, discover it at Canterbury Cathedral. All are welcome to celebrate. See below for further details, or download our Christmas What’s On Guide.
Hotel Accommodation in Canterbury
The best located Hotel in Canterbury, Kent
Of all the Hotels in Canterbury town centre, the Cathedral Lodge offers the best located hotel accommodation in the city. Go to bed and wake up the next morning enjoying the wonderful view of the Cathedral from your bedroom window.
The Cathedral Lodge has 35 stylish bedrooms, which are both modern and comfortable, with the majority offering stunning Cathedral views. Facilities within the Lodge include en-suite bathrooms, complimentary Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities, direct dial telephones and LCD TVs with Freeview.
A full English breakfast is served to guests in the Refectory Restaurant, which has additional alfresco seating on the terrace during summer months. Individual guests should note that the Refectory Restaurant does not serve lunch or dinner, however an a’ la carte dinner is available in the summer until 31 August. There is however a large choice of restaurants just a couple of minutes walk from the Lodge and several offer Lodge guests a discount.
The Library and Campanile Garden provide a unique and relaxed atmosphere in which to unwind. Canterbury Cathedral Lodge is the most uniquely located of all Canterbury hotels, so you really couldn’t stay overnight in a nicer location! Hotel residents benefit from free entrance to Canterbury Cathedral, worth £14 per person.
Adjacent to the Cathedral Lodge is the Burgate building, which offers 5 refurbished and modern en-suite bedrooms and a 2-bed flat. Please note, there is no lift in this building, rooms are on the second floor (approx.40 stairs) and there are no Cathedral views.
Join The Friends of Canterbury Cathedral (the Cathedral’s fan club!) now and not only get 15 months for the price of 12, if you enrol within 7 days of making your booking with the Cathedral Lodge, they will refund your 10% discount. You can find out more about The Friends here
The Cathedral is embarking on an exciting conservation project and there may be some restrictions within the Cathedral. Significant closures are shown on the Upcoming Closures’ list.