Castle House

Historic Guest House in Canterbury, Kent

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28 Castle Street
Canterbury
Kent
England
CT1 2PT

Castle House, Canterbury

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Built astride the ancient City walls of Canterbury and standing in the shadow of Henry II's Great Keep itself - reputedly the third largest in the Kingdom - stands Castle House. Your choice for a unique bed and breakfast experience steeped in history. Castle House is an architectural gem and a scheduled ancient monument.

The main house was built in the 1730s incorporating part of the Norman city walls the Roman Worthgate and the only visible remaining section of the original city moat now of course drained of water. Here surrounded by Georgian opulence and decoration of the highest standard you are just a few minutes' short walk from the whole of the mediaeval city: the magnificent Cathedral; the maze of winding streets and the romantic ruins of the Castle and city walls Book your room at Castle House and history and convenience will combine to make your stay both memorable and enjoyable. All our rooms have been decorated to the highest standards benefit from en suite or private facilities and provide you with every modern comfort from contemporary flat screen digital TV to high speed wireless broadband at no extra cost.

With our dining facilities and freshly-brewed filter coffee always available Castle House takes bed and breakfast in Canterbury to a whole new level. In the shadow of the Normans and in the footsteps of the pilgrims you will want to come back again and again

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Canterbury Travel and Heritage Information

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Canterbury, St Mildred Church - 0.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

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Dane John Mound - 0.1 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Canterbury City Walls - 0.1 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Canterbury Heritage Museum - 0.2 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Canterbury Tales - 0.3 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Greyfriars Chapel and Franciscan Garden - 0.3 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

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