Close to the cathedral, YHA Canterbury is a great base for exploring the Garden of England, the Kent coast or the Pilgrims Way. Near to the ferry ports and only one hour from London. Great for shopping, relaxing, sightseeing or experiencing some outdoor activities
You'll find the Roman-walled city of Canterbury crammed with history and culture. YHA Canterbury is popular with groups and individuals alike. Attractions include the cathedral, abbey, museums, guided tours and theatres. Within easy reach of the North Downs Way and Pilgrims Way. Take a day trip to France then share your adventures over a drink in the bar.
Please note, we do not charge an additional temporary membership fee. Discounts are not available for members of YHA (England & Wales) or IYHF as part of this booking
*All bookings for more than 16 people will not be accepted by YHA and will be cancelled.*
At YHA Canterbury we strive to cater for everybody. Unfortunately none of our bedrooms or washrooms is accessible to modern standards.
We also have:
2 steps up into building
Portable ramp available
Ground floor bedrooms
Portable induction loop
Vibrating pillow alarm
Availability & RatesTo view availability and prices please select dates and click 'Update Dates'
Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Bicycle parking
- Breakfast Not Included
- Card Phones
- Child Friendly
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Currency Exchange
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free WiFi
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Late check-out
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Reading Light
- Reception (limited hours)
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Check in times are 15:00-21.30.
• Hand soap is provided next to all sinks. Towels are not supplied as standard but can be rented or purchased from reception. Bedding is supplied in all rooms.
• Free Wi-Fi is available in social spaces
Please note that our breakfast price is £5.75.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
Follow signs for Dover, hostel is on the A2050 1 1/4 miles from city centre.
Ordanance Survey Map Number:
St Augustine's Abbey
Canterbury Roman Museum
Canterbury Historic River Tours
St Lawrence Cricket Ground
Howletts Wild Animal Park
Dover Castle and Secret Wartime Tunnels