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Canterbury City - St. Peters Street - 1 Bedroom

Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

City Centre Medieval Attic Apartment with one bedroom

Charming, quirky, cute, romantic, private City Centre apartment get-a-way.

St. Peter's Street apartment, in the heart of the Canterbury pedestrianised high street area, is a one bedroom attic apartment in a property built over 500 years ago.

It has a single bedroom with a double bed and the following facilities:


Fully fitted Kitchen with dishwasher

Washing machine

Bathroom with shower and bath

TV with Freesat

WiFi internet (no charge)


Immediate access to the shops, Cathedral and Marlowe Theatre

The entrance is on street level behind the shops and the accommodation is on the second floor of the building.

More Details

Richard Board
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 9, 2017

About Richard Board

Julie and I have been operating serviced self catering apartments in Canterbury since 2006. We have accommodated 1,200 guests in our 4 apartments in the last 10 years.

We previously worked in commercial property supplying serviced offices in centres across the UK.

In 2004 we traveled around the world for 333 days with our 9 and 10 year old boys. We share our travel stories with many of the guests who stay with us and have come from the places we visited.

Our business is to make your stay a great one. We will meet you at the railway station, take you shopping, buy your groceries and do whatever it takes. We are full time at your disposal.

Richard Board purchased this apartment in 2006

Why Richard Board chose Kent

It's such a great little hideaway right downtown. The sleeping accommodation is at the back where it is very quiet.

This is a good as it gets and as close as you can be to the City centre and with parking directly outside.

What makes this apartment unique

Brilliant location for all City ammenities. Easy access to Kent University. Minutes away from Canterbury West railway station (55 minutes to London St. Pancras). Very private and secure.


Canterbury Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Contains a bath with overhead shower, a wash basin and toilet
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Books
  • Television
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • pier fishing


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Canterbury City - St. Peters Street - 1 Bedroom
average rating of 4.6 based on 5 reviews

What a gem!

  • 5 of 5

A wonderful place for exploring Canterbury and for venturing further afield into the rest of Kent. Richard met us and was very helpful with information after being very forbearing when we got lost on the way and were considerably later than we had estimated. The apartment is very comfortable especially considering it is 550 years old. There were many helpful extras left for us to use including a big bowl of chocolates. Would recommend highly.

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Oakland, California

Had lots of old world charm and yet provided all the amenities you might wish for.

  • 5 of 5

This is the perfect place to stay if you seriously want to immerse yourself into the Canterbury experience. Because it is situated along a main street you will feel the energy and excitement of the town. Everything you will want to see is within walking distance. Even the grocery store is nearby. Canterbury is a walker's paradise.

I spent a lovely nine days in this apartment by myself. The living room has plenty of light and had a nice long table which serves as a great dining table. But for me I used it to spread out my art supplies so I could work on my sketches. In addition, I so enjoyed looking out the front window and just people watching. One can also lounge on the couch or the easy chairs to have a chat or watch TV.

The kitchen had everything I needed, even a coffee press. On this vacation I cooked all my meals here and saved a bundle of money.

The bedroom was in the rear of the apartment, and was nice and quiet. The mattress was exceptionally comfortable which was important to me.

Richard’s wife picked me up from the train station, and Richard took me back. I was also invited to an art event which allowed me to chat with the locals. You will find Richard and Julie exceptional people. They really helped me feel I was part of the community; not just a tourist. And that was just what I was looking for :- )

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

My wife and I spent 9 days at this property situated in the heart of the historical Canterbury pedestrian area, and we really enjoy this stay.The apartment matches its environment perfectly, the place was perfectly clean, with good all the necessary amenities to spend a comfortable stay Richard as been very helpful, picking us up at the train station and even thereafter dropping us back when we were leaving, will strongly recommend

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wohnen in einem 500-Jahre-alten Haus!!!

  • 5 of 5

Wir hatten eine tolle Zeit in dieser individuellen Ferienwohnung mitten in der Fußgängerzone von Canterbury.

Das Schlafzimmer liegt ruhig nach hinten, im Wohnzimmer erlebt man die quirlige City der alten Studentenstadt im Herzen von Kent! Ein echtes Erlebnis!

Die Wohnung ist liebevoll eingerichtet und sehr gepflegt, Mister Board (der Vermieter) sehr zuvorkommend und für alle Fragen und Problemchen sofort um eine Lösung bemüht. Thank you so much, Mr. Board. We hope to come back, soon!

Birgit & Lea

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed it: They wrote: I had a great time in this individual apartment in the middle of the pedestrian zone of Canterbury. The bedroom is quietly to the rear, in the living room you experience the lively city of the old student city in the heart of Kent! A real experience! The apartment is lovingly furnished and very well maintained, Mister Board (the landlord) very attentively and for all questions and problems immediately to a solution endeavors. Thank you so much, Mr. Board. We hope to come back, soon! Birgit & Lea
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Mitten in Canterbury

  • 4 of 5

Die Unterkunft direkt an St. Peters Street ist optimal gelegen. Trotz zentraler Lage ruhiges Schlafzimmer und eine Wohnung in einem 500 Jahre alten Haus, die sehr gut eingerichtet ist. Für unseren Stadtaufenthalt genau das Richtige. Der Vermieter hat uns gut zur Wohnung geleitet und allen Absprachen war schon vor der Ankunft gemacht. Wir können das Domizil nur weiterempfehlen.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Guest translation: The accommodation is located on Saint Peters Street is ideally located. Despite central location quiet bedroom and an apartment in a 500 year old house that is very well established. For our city stay just right. The landlord has guided us well to the apartment and all arrangements were made even before the arrival. We can only recommend the country. Thank you very much - we enjoyed having you.
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Nearest Airport
100 Kilometres
London - Gatwick
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
Unicorn Inn
Nearest Ferry
20 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Canterbury Golf Club
Nearest Train
0.25 Kilometres
Canterbury West
Nearest Motorway
7 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Kilometres
Loads of Restaurants
Nearest Beach
12 Kilometres
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

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3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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