Welcome to Kipps Hostel, a Friendly Backpackers Hostel in Canterbury, Kent
Voted the No. 1 Hostel in England at the Annual 'Hoscar awards' 2008, 2009 and 2010
We are located about 10 minutes walk to the famous Canterbury Cathedral and the Town Center , situated in a quiet residential area of Canterbury.
Set in a beautiful 120 year old town house, we offer a wide range of budget accommodation from dormitory rooms to single and double/twin rooms, - suitable for both groups and individuals.
Friendly/ knowledgable staff
A large fully equipped kitchen
Free wi-fi / free internet terminal
A small shop
Large garden with seating area and regular bbq's
Large lounge with Digital TV
Dining area situated in our conservatory
Fully heated and hot water 24/7
Laundry and drying facilities (Chargeable)
Free left luggage facility.
Free security lockers in dormitories
Kipps is within easy walking distance of the City Center, the main line railway and bus/coach stations. So come and pay us a visit in our world heritage historic city, and enjoy our comfortable, clean and homely hostel!
Kipps is an ideal base to explore the Kent Countryside known as the 'Garden of England'. Seaside resorts of Whitstable and Herne Bay are within easy cycling distance and for the more adventurous by foot..
A Short bus/ train ride will also take you to attractions like Dover Castle, Leeds Castle and Dover Cross Channel Port for easy day trips to France.
We have regular nightly events at Kipps that include
Garden pool competitions (summertime)
Nintendo wii night/ xbox nights free pancakes
Cake nights with free tea and coffee.
Free sausage sizzle with table tennis
A night out at the local bar with the staf
Kipps bbq (april-november)