Rent a vacation home in Canterbury, former capital of the Kingdom of Kent
You will find a wide range of apartments and vacation homes in Canterbury, which will allow you to fully enjoy this city which has various monuments to visit, and moreover, is the birthplace of Orlando Bloom! But what makes this area of Kent famous are the famous Canterbury Tales, a series of 24 stories told by pilgrims, and which constitute one of the first works of English literature.
Many sights to discover in Canterbury
This English city is full of sacred and religious sites, notably the 6th century St. Augustine's Cathedral, a former Benedictine monastery, and Canterbury Cathedral, a famous pilgrimage site. The city's historical imprint can also be seen in the many museums, such as the Canterbury Heritage Museum, the Westgate and the Kent Museum of Freemasonry. If you are an art lover, you will also find something to your liking in the rental of a vacation home in Canterbury. Indeed, the Beaney House of Art and Knowledge exhibits famous works from the 16th century. Moreover, if you rent your vacation home in Canterbury in June, you will have the chance to attend the St Edmund's Festival, organized by St Edmund's School, and featuring great European musicians.
But going on vacation in the Canterbury area also means having the opportunity to discover a wild place, visiting wildlife parks such as the Wingham Wildlife Park and the Howletts Wild Animal Park. A 16 minute train ride will take you to the white cliffs of Dover, and 31 minutes to the underground passages of Shell Grotto in Margate.
Some practical information for a vacation rental in Canterbury
So much to see... But how to get there? The most convenient way to get around the city is to rent a bike or walk. The city also has a number of buses available for visitors.
And what do you eat? If you book a house or apartment rental in Canterbury, you'll find plenty of farmers' markets where you can buy fresh seafood and fish.
Escape to the North Sea at Whitstable Harbour, about 10 miles from Canterbury to experience "the most beautiful sky in Europe" according to the painter Turner. And London is only 53 miles away, or 56 minutes by train. So don't wait any longer to book your vacation home or apartment in Canterbury.
What are the most popular accommodations in the area?
The most popular accommodation types in Canterbury are cottage and apartment rentals. With 89 accommodations in Canterbury, the perfect vacation home is only one click away.
How much does it cost to stay the night?
With Casamundo you can find rentals in Canterbury starting at €85 - On average, you will stay in a 62 m² (Apartment rentals) or a 81 m² (Cottage).
Do you offer accommodations for traveling with a group?
For your vacation in Canterbury, we do offer accommodations for groups. The typical cottage has space for 4 guests.