"Dating from the 16th century; today the family-run Pilgrims Hotel combines modern comforts with the chance to share the atmosphere and history that this Grade II listed building has experienced. Canterbury is an ideal base for exploring the South East England region; or a very convenient stopping off point for breaking a journey en route to your final destination. Located in the heart of Canterbury's city centre. Opposite the Marlowe Theatre and just minutes' walk through picturesque Medieval streets to the many ancient buildings; attractions; entertainments; shops and facilities. Canterbury appeals to younger and mature visitors alike; and the labyrinthine Medieval streets are perfect for discovering the city centre on foot. The famous Canterbury Catherdral is within walking distance. A little further afield in the beautiful surrounding countryside of ""The Garden of England"" hide numerous charming villages; country pubs and inns and famous Country houses; gardens and Royal retreats open to the public.Canterbury is served by excellent national and international transport links. Within thirty minutes' drive are Ashford International Station; Ashford Eurostar terminal; Channel Tunnel terminal; Ports of Dover and Folkestone.The Hotel prides itself on its friendly service and hospitality from professional staff. The Hotel boasts a fabulous restaurant and traditional oak beamed bar for guests enjoyment.Please Note: Check-in time: 13:00 Check-out time: 11:00 We are a no smoking hotel. We cannot accept pets except guide dogs."