The Retro Bed & Breakfast

Canterbury, Kent

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Average Guest Rating for The Retro Bed & Breakfast, Canterbury
Rooms:
4.8
Value:
4.6
Friendliness:
4.9
Cleanliness:
4.9
Facilities:
4.6
Staff service:
4.9
Location:
4.7
Breakfast:
4.6
Guest Rating:
4.8
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Stefan
Mature Couple
Stayed: Nov '18
5
Would recommend to others.
Rooms:
5
Value:
5
Friendliness:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Facilities:
5
Staff service:
5
Location:
5
Breakfast:
5
"Welcoming, comfortable and perfectly situated"
This was a two-night stay as my wife is a student at the University of Kent and was attending group study sessions and lectures.... Read more
"Welcoming, comfortable and perfectly situated"
This was a two-night stay as my wife is a student at the University of Kent and was attending group study sessions and lectures. Read less
Likes:
The accommodation is only a 10 minute walk from the city centre, and a 20 minute walk from the university campus. But more importantly, it is clean, comfortable and very welcoming.
Dislikes:
None
The Retro Bed & Breakfast, Canterbury
nicole
Group of Adults
Stayed: Oct '18
5
Would recommend to others.
Rooms:
5
Value:
5
Friendliness:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Facilities:
5
Staff service:
5
Location:
5
Breakfast:
4
"Lovely B&B in central location with quiet rooms"
Had a lovely stay visiting Canterbury with my mum, the Retro is in a great location a short walk from the city centre... Read more
"Lovely B&B in central location with quiet rooms"
Had a lovely stay visiting Canterbury with my mum, the Retro is in a great location a short walk from the city centre Read less
Likes:
The room was very nice and cosy, great shower, very clean and very friendly hosts. Availability of parking a definite bonus
Dislikes:
nothing, would definitely stay again. The only reason a deducted a point for breakfast is that I would have welcomed more alternatives to cooked breakfast
The Retro Bed & Breakfast, Canterbury
Penny
Mature Couple
Stayed: Aug '18
5
Would recommend to others.
Rooms:
5
Value:
5
Friendliness:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Facilities:
5
Staff service:
5
Location:
5
Breakfast:
5
"Stylish, comfortable stay in a beautiful place"
We only stayed one night, but having arrived very early, we were made to feel most welcome and able to leave our car in the car park while we walked the short distance to explore the delights of Cante... Read more
"Stylish, comfortable stay in a beautiful place"
We only stayed one night, but having arrived very early, we were made to feel most welcome and able to leave our car in the car park while we walked the short distance to explore the delights of Canterbury. Our room, The Garden Room, was beautifully decorated, clean and spacious. The bed was very comfortable and we had a restful night's sleep. Breakfast next morning was beautifully cooked and consisted of high quality local produce. A very enjoyable stay. Read less
Likes:
Excellent location with parking and within easy walking distance of the city.
Dislikes:
None
The Retro Bed & Breakfast, Canterbury
Mark
Young Couple
Stayed: Jul '18
5
Would recommend to others.
Rooms:
5
Value:
5
Friendliness:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Facilities:
5
Staff service:
5
Location:
5
Breakfast:
5
"Perfect b&b! 5 stars ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️"
Great b&b! Very friendly and welcoming staff. Modern, clean, great quality and value for money. Will gladly stay again.... Read more
"Perfect b&b! 5 stars ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️"
Great b&b! Very friendly and welcoming staff. Modern, clean, great quality and value for money. Will gladly stay again. Read less
Likes:
Very helpful, friendly staff.
The room was finished to a high standard and was very clean.
Great breakfast too!
Dislikes:
No
The Retro Bed & Breakfast, Canterbury
Ashley Dee
Young Couple
Stayed: Jun '18
5
Would recommend to others.
Rooms:
5
Value:
5
Friendliness:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Facilities:
5
Staff service:
5
Location:
5
Breakfast:
5
"A Great Place to Stay"
We were in the Sail Loft room. It was very spacious and clean and beautifully decorated. The bathroom was huge and the shower was great. We were slightly closer to the city than the university, which ... Read more
"A Great Place to Stay"
We were in the Sail Loft room. It was very spacious and clean and beautifully decorated. The bathroom was huge and the shower was great. We were slightly closer to the city than the university, which was excellent for work and enjoying Canterbury. Read less
Likes:
The staff, the food, the room!
Dislikes:
None
The Retro Bed & Breakfast, Canterbury
Markus
Mature Couple
Stayed: Jun '18
5
Would recommend to others.
Rooms:
5
Value:
5
Friendliness:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Facilities:
4
Staff service:
5
Location:
5
Breakfast:
4
"Good proximity to the town centre, very friendly and helpful host"
Stayed there for 4 nights to visit Canterbury and Dover.
Excellent location, only a 10 minutes walk to the old town.
We had a large room (the garden room) and overlooked the back garden. V... Read more
"Good proximity to the town centre, very friendly and helpful host"
Stayed there for 4 nights to visit Canterbury and Dover.
Excellent location, only a 10 minutes walk to the old town.
We had a large room (the garden room) and overlooked the back garden. Very nice and friendly host, supported us with a lot of useful information. Read less
Likes:
as mentioned above
Dislikes:
we would have preferred a bit more flexibility regarding the breakfast (changing the compilation of the fixed breakfast menues was obviously not possible).
The shower was not in the least powerful.
The Retro Bed & Breakfast, Canterbury
Andrew
Mature Couple
Stayed: Mar '18
5
Would recommend to others.
Rooms:
5
Value:
5
Friendliness:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Facilities:
5
Staff service:
5
Location:
4
Breakfast:
5
"A very comfortable room, warm welcome and a great breakfast"
One night stay to visit relatives.... Read more
"A very comfortable room, warm welcome and a great breakfast"
One night stay to visit relatives. Read less
Likes:
Good facilities,including off-street parking. Warm welcome and a great breakfast. Room was very comfortable.
Dislikes:
None
The Retro Bed & Breakfast, Canterbury
Michael
Young Couple
Stayed: Jan '18
5
Would recommend to others.
Rooms:
5
Value:
4
Friendliness:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Facilities:
5
Staff service:
5
Location:
4
Breakfast:
5
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Likes:
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Dislikes:
None
The Retro Bed & Breakfast, Canterbury
Debra
Mature Couple
Stayed: Jan '18
5
Would recommend to others.
Rooms:
5
Value:
5
Friendliness:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Facilities:
5
Staff service:
5
Location:
5
Breakfast:
5
"Great B & B!"
Overnight stay to drop daughter back to uni.... Read more
"Great B & B!"
Overnight stay to drop daughter back to uni. Read less
Likes:
Another very enjoyable stay at the Retro. Clean, comfortable and great hosts.
Dislikes:
None
The Retro Bed & Breakfast, Canterbury
Malcolm
Young Couple
Stayed: Jan '18
5
Would recommend to others.
Rooms:
5
Value:
5
Friendliness:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Facilities:
4
Staff service:
5
Location:
5
Breakfast:
4
"Great B&B experience"
Booked the Artists Room, a well-decorated room with a lovely king-size bed, for a couple of nights.

The room is great but it overlooks the main road out of town to the university campus, ... Read more
"Great B&B experience"
Booked the Artists Room, a well-decorated room with a lovely king-size bed, for a couple of nights.

The room is great but it overlooks the main road out of town to the university campus, so with the single glazing ear plugs are definitely needed to sleep at night! Read less
Likes:
The room was large and well looked after, the bathroom very clean with a massive shower cubicle, and the owners were very friendly.
Dislikes:
The pressure for the shower could have been a higher, and the English breakfast fuller, but these are just quibbles!
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Guest Reviews

Overall rating: 4.8 out of 5
 This was a two-night stay as my wife is a student at the University of Kent and was attending group study sessions and lectures. 
Stefan / Nov 18
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