Welcome To Kipps Canterbury

Kipps Backpackers is set in a beautiful 100 year old town house, close to Canterbury's Historic City and Famous Cathedral, which has been popular since the Roman times.

Kipps is a great place to stay with a nice homely feel with excellent facilities including a
Self-Catering Kitchen/ TV Lounge with Digital TV/ Free Fast Wi-FI and a Large Garden.

We offer a selection of rooms at our top rated hostel, including Single/ Double & Twin Rooms, as well as En-Suite Dormitory Rooms. All Suitable for Individuals/ Families and Groups. If you are looking to visit a beautiful City with lots of history and charm, Canterbury is the place to visit.

Canterbury has something to offer every visitor, including the Striking Cathedral, The Canterbury Tales, , The Marlowe Theare, Nightly Ghost Tours of the City, Traditional English Pubs with Log Fires and Walking Tours of Canterbury and the surrounding areas. Shopping/ Restaurants and Cafes are a plenty and situated inside Canterbury's Roman Walls.

If you fancy visiting the coast, Whitstable, Herne Bay, Margate & Dover are close by Bus/Train and for the more adventurous by bike or foot.

Are you a Group 8 + Please click on our Group Tab at the top

Our Friendly and Knowledgeable Staff look forward to welcoming you to Kipps Hostel and to Canterbury.


Awards - Recommendations

Rose Award
Cool Places UK Travel Guides

Best (Youth Hostel) South East England
Visit England

Traveller rating: 8.6 Excellent

Kipps News

Corona Virus/ Covid-19 - Apr-17-2020

The hostel is currently closed until 7 May, following the UK Governments new Policy/ extension to the lockdown.

If you made your reservation via an online booking site, please login to your account to contact us regarding cancellation and change of reservation policies.

You can also contact us direct at kippshostel@gmail.com for refund/ change of booking requests.

Regards and be safe Kipps


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