The Abode Hotel Canterbury, a real life dream retreat
With 5 branches in the UK and 1 in Scotland the Abode Hotel group is gradually making a positive name for itself by delivering consistently high quality service and facilities through out. If youre planning a trip to the historically rich town of Canterbury (UK) in the near future then a few nights in the Abode Hotel Canterbury should definitely be on the books. Standing just 300 meters from the beautiful Canterbury Cathedral guests will find them selves within walking distance of the main city center with its wide array of restaurants, bars and shopping options as well as two of the main public railway stations.
The Abode Hotel Canterbury is a stylishly designed boutique accommodation that has been built into an old refurbished Victorian era building which retains much of its classical charm. This endearing character continues inside the hotels interior and rooms, but with more of a modern edged twist that combines elements of the old with an up to date minimal dcor that will appeal to almost every taste. There are 72 different rooms to choose from each with its own idyllic layout and design theme allowing a perfect nights sleep; there is the standard, superior, executive, deluxe and luxury rooms available. Guests will find them all fitted with a dizzying array of state of the art comforts, such as a large wall mounted LCD screen TV, full cable and satellite channels, an exclusive DVD player, wireless internet access, a hairdryer, an iron, a mini-bar, a coffee and tea maker and an in-room safe.
There are many reasons why the Abode Hotel Canterbury has gained its perfect reputation with return guests and some of these include it being a smoke-free zone through out, offering guests the option of express check in and out, providing a safety box at the reception, an in room breakfast in bed service, a laundry service, complimentary newspaper delivery and surcharge parking. Though there is plenty to see, do and eat in the surrounding area, the hotel also offers guests a wide range of facilities for both entertainment and relaxation purposes. For guests who enjoy regular daily workout sessions, there is a fully equipped gymnasium available on-site complete with state of the art exercise machines which focus on the major muscle groups. If youre more of the outdoors sporting type you can easily book a number of off-site activities, such as golfing, boating, swimming, basketball, aerobics, hiking and cycling, all available through out the day.
In terms of dining options the Abode Hotel Canterbury is home to the award winning Michael Caines Restaurant, an internationally renowned franchise which serves a delectable selection of mouthwatering European dishes that are sure to leave you feeling satisfied. Alternatively, if you prefer a light snack and a quick drink then you may instead opt for the Champagne Bar which offers guests a variety of sandwiches, cakes and pastries, as well as a long list of beverages to wet your appetite.
Overall the Abode Hotel is the perfect retreat for couples or groups looking to indulge in a holiday break that will feed the senses and sooth the soul leaving you feeling rested, rejuvenated and ready to return to the rest of the world again. It comes up trumps in terms of quality of service, style, dining options, room dcor and of course location, making it the ideal getaway choice for any Canterbury holiday.