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Bijou Abode - Chaucer House

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Overview
15 The Friars, Canterbury CT1 2AS England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
Free Parking
Pool
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for New Years Eve. We had good communication from the owners re car parking which was straightforward to find and reasonable at £6 for 24 hours (cheaper than the equivalent in York!). The accomodation is two large ensuite rooms. They're created out...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank christineW1967
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The decor is new and chic, the "Castle Room" we were meant to be in has a nice, large bathroom. HOWEVER, the window of the room cannot be opened. There is no aircon, just two fans put up. At present temperatures, we stepped on arrival...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank PeterMBoe
Response from Martin B, Owner at Bijou Abode - Chaucer HouseResponded 10 August 2018

Oh Dear! Sour grapes I'm afraid! The guests writing this arrived and did indeed phone us with reference to the temperature and it is true that the bathroom window which is a large Georgian casement is what we recommend should fresh air be required due...More

Reviewed 29 May 2018

We stayed here with our toddler for one night recently. The room and bathroom are lovely, but there is a distinct smell of mustiness, I think it is likely due to it being an older building and maybe carpet related? The room itself was very...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Coraliers
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We had booked this as a birthday getaway. Unfortunately when we arrived the room was already occupied, and we could freely enter and have access to someone else's' things. Having driven 3 hours, we tried to ring the number provided a number of times and...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Gaea L
Response from Martin B, Owner at Bijou Abode - Chaucer HouseResponded 28 February 2018

Our Fault entirely! We went away for a few days and left things to someone else who believed they had forwarded the phone to their mobile but for whatever reason had not. We know this does not help and have tried to contact by phone....More

Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights and it was lovely and ideally located for all the attractions. Bathroom is lovely,and even better when we worked out how to turn on the under floor heating. Bed was huge and comfortable. Nice big communal lounge with TV and...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank 936richardk
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
2
Price range
USD 104 - USD 176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
2
Price range
USD 104 - USD 176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury
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Room & Suite (11)
Dining (3)
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"On booking, I suggest to enquire whether they have any room where one can open windows. If not, either..."
PeterMBoe
6 Aug. 2018
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"Only two rooms . Top room has a nice roll top bath"
471AB
7 May 2017
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"Book both rooms and take the family!"
Reillyplus2
29 Mar. 2017
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"All rooms are super - but it;'s all a bit cosmetic!"
swerdnalas
17 Jul. 2016
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