Cathedral Gate

Cathedral Gate

36, Burgate, Canterbury, CT1 2HA, United Kingdom
+44 122 746 4381

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Cathedral Gate
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About Cathedral Gate

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  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Breakfast for free

Cathedral Gate offers historic accommodation in Canterbury and is within walking distance of Canterbury West Railway Station. It is close to Canterbury Cathedral, restaurants and shops.

There are a variety of facilities available to guests of the hotel, such as a guest lounge, free Wi-Fi and luggage storage. In fine weather, an outdoor terrace provides an ideal spot to relax.

Cathedral Gate has 24 stylish rooms offering all the necessities to ensure a comfortable stay. Hot drinks can be made with complimentary tea and coffee supplies.

Those staying at the hotel can enjoy the in-house bar, ideally based for a drink.

Cathedral Gate is also moments from the area's popular establishments, plus St Augustine's Abbey and the Kent Museum of Freemasonry are a 10-minute walk away. Situated nearby are the Royal Museum and Art Gallery and the Canterbury Heritage Museum.

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Amenities at Cathedral Gate

  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Fan
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Conditioner


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Additional toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush
  • Walk-in shower
  • Private bathroom


  • Electric kettle
  • Breakfast included
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop


  • Sofa
  • Landmark view
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • City view
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Room service
  • Bottle of water


  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Parking


  • Desk

Things to do

  • Board games/puzzles

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast

Reviews of Cathedral Gate

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Pros:Right at the gate to the cathedral and Burgate square. Easy walk to train station, Church of St. Thomas, St. Augustine’s church, and many restaurants.
Cons:No suggestions.


36, Burgate, Canterbury, CT1 2HA

What's nearby

  • Canterbury Roman Museum59 m
  • Canterbury Cathedral124 m
  • The Canterbury Tales148 m
  • Beaney House of Art and Knowledge184 m
  • Eastbridge Hospital214 m
  • Marlowe Theatre270 m
  • Kent Museum of Freemasonry0.4 km
  • St. Augustine's Abbey0.5 km
  • Westgate Gardens0.5 km
  • Canterbury Norman Castle0.6 km
  • Canterbury Christ Church University0.7 km
  • St. Martin's Church0.9 km



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Cathedral Gate

  • Cathedral Gate is located at 36, Burgate, 0.1 km from the centre of Canterbury. Canterbury Roman Museum is the closest landmark to Cathedral Gate.

  • Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Cathedral Gate.

  • Yes, Cathedral Gate offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Cathedral Gate is 42.1 km from London Southend. Cathedral Gate is 75.8 km from London City.

  • KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Cathedral Gate in Canterbury and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Cathedral Gate and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Cathedral Gate.

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Distance to city centre

0.1 km

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