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Sun Hotel
Sun Street

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The Sun Hotel is located just a few steps from Canterbury Cathedral in a cobbled street, this 15th century hotel is steeped in history, with former guests including Charles Dickens.

Extensively refurbishment in 2006, today the hotel offers a warm welcome with modern comforts, combining traditional architecture with contemporary design.

Bedrooms are stylishly furnished, most with a beautiful four-poster bed. Enjoy lunch, light bites and the renowned cream teas, served daily in the licensed tea rooms in the famous Sun Street.

Canterbury lies on the River Stour, and along with the towns of Whitstable and Herne Bay is in the local government district of the City of Canterbury. Attractions nearby include Canterbury Cathedral, Marlowe Theatre, Howletts Wild Animal Park, Museum Of Canterbury and St. Augustine's Abbey.

A 15th century Tudor building brought back to life after being vacant for 40 years. Formally known as 'Little Inn' and made famous by Charles Dickens, it was transformed back to this stylish hotel in 2006. It is just 20 minutes from Dover and the Channel Tunnel.

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