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Kipps Hostel Canterbury Reviews

40 Nunnery Fields, Canterbury, England

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91%

Rating
1361 Total Reviews
  • 89%Value For Money
  • 87%Security
  • 86%Location
  • 98%Staff
  • 95%Atmosphere
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 89%Facilities

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97%

Quiet clean hostel just outside city easy car parking. Very friendly helpful staff. Minor complaint could use reading light in the bed. Definite a stay again


97%

Nice staff,clean house :)

  • 22nd Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Hungary
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


86%

The only point that falls short is that the power sockets are quite insufficient. They do provide many of them in the room but most of them are on the furthest corner away from most beds.


100%

I have had many hostel experiences over the years but this has been by far the best. The staff are very important & Shane, Carmen & Brian were superb, affable, upbeat & accommodating. The room was warm, and clean. The offer of free tea & coffee during the day & the offer of cake every evening was a very welcoming touch. I hope to return in the future.


86%

Brilliant as always, thanks guys :)


86%

very nice staff

  • 31st Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • France
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)


97%

Great hostel - spectacular back yard and eating area. Used it to see Canterbury and Dover. Very clean and very laid back. Felt the hostel really fit the atmosphere of seeing Canterbury and Dover. Great staff!


94%

The hostel was amazing! It brings the concept of good hostel to a whole other level.

  • 27th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Portugal
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)


89%

Great place to stay 5 min by foot from the city centre, friendly staff and very warm atmosphere...suggested!


66%

Room 12: crowded (about 12x15 ft for 8 people), noisy - not enough bathroom facilities - four small lockers for eight people, creaky old mattresses and not enough space under beds for luggage. One could hardly walk through the room because of the piles of stuff! But - good breakfast and friendly staff.


86%

I had a great time at Kipps. The staff was super friendly and had excellent suggestions on what to do and where to go. The bathrooms, kitchen and bedrooms are cleaned daily, while the staff is cleaning you are welcome to stay and hang out in the livingroom so you're not forced to leave the hostel for the time being. The atmosphere is very pleasant. I would defenitely recommend anyone to go here.


97%

Brilliant as always, cheers guys :)


97%

Really appreciate your help when I had to make an early morning start but didn't want to wake people up when I left. You helped me to sort it!

  • 3rd Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)


86%

Nice and cheap hostel to stay in canterbury. Friendly staff and good location.


100%

It was our second stay in this hostel and we like it a lot. When we are in Canterbury we always would chose this hostel. Lovely rooms, a nice garden and friendly staff. Thanks a lot.


83%

Excellent for anyone travelling on a budget, Good for any age of traveller.

  • 17th Sep 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • Male, 41+
  • (1 review)


97%

Very friendly and helpful Staff. We enjoyed our stay.


86%

The staff is extremely friendly and helpful and the place is kept very clean. They have a nice breakfast for £2.95 and the garden in back is beautiful. The price is good but as a poor student it's a bit more then I could afford for an extended stay. For a few nights it was fine though and it seems on par with other hostels in the area.

  • 14th Sep 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


100%

A great hostel with different activities on each evening. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The room was comfortable and had an en-suite bathroom. I liked it here and hope to return to explore more of Canterbury in the near future.


100%

awsome place, KIpps is! very well situated in Canterbury, close to everything. Staff are super nice and friendly, and they have evening happenings, like Pizza night, movie night, smoothies etc etc. There's a nice garden at the back, and good sized comfy lounge in the front where people gather , and a little bar in the reception ..

  • 5th Sep 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Sweden
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)


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