Where to stay around Canterbury?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,365 vacation rentals near Canterbury. From 473 Houses to 298 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Canterbury for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Canterbury?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Canterbury. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Canterbury Cathedral: 1,438 vacation rentals
  • University of Kent: 1,432 vacation rentals
  • St. Martin's Church: 1,406 vacation rentals
  • St. Augustine's Abbey: 1,427 vacation rentals
  • Canterbury West Station: 1,424 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Canterbury listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Canterbury?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 473 Houses in Canterbury. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Canterbury include:

  • Bungalows: 298 rentals available
  • Cabins: 298 rentals available
  • Cottages: 298 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Hotels and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Canterbury?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 86 vacation rentals with pool available in Canterbury. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Travel to historic Canterbury

    Take a vacation to Canterbury and enjoy the area's cathedral, history and museums. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the art, monuments and cafés. Take in top local attractions like Canterbury Cathedral and St. Martin's Church. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

    Sightseeing in and around Canterbury

    Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Canterbury a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Royal St George's Golf Club (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
    • Dreamland (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
    • Howletts Wild Animal Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
    • Whitstable and Seasalter Golf Club (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
    • Boughton Golf Club (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
    • Wingham Wildlife Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Canterbury

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Canterbury is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Westgate Gardens (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Mount Ephraim Gardens (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
    • Whitstable Beach (6 mi / 9.6 km)
    • Tankerton Beach (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
    • Herne Bay Central Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
    • Herne Bay East Beach (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)

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