BEST WESTERN Abbots Barton Hotel sits at the heart of Canterbury City. Canterbury boasts a wealth of visitor attractions with something for everyone. Canterbury Cathedral offers testimony to Anglican faith, history and culture, it is now a World Heritage Site and has been a place for visitors and pilgrims to visit since the middle ages. Amongst other important buildings in Canterbury that played their part in the citys history are Canterbury Castle and St Augustine's Abbey. The Canterbury Tales visitor attraction allows visitors to step back in time to the 14th century and discover what medieval life in England was like. The Canterbury Audio Tour is also a great way to see the city and learn all about it's history in more detail.
Canterbury is not all about history as the area also boasts some modern golf courses and at the BEST WESTERN Abbots Barton Hotel, Canterbury Golf Club and Chestfield Golf Club are within easy reach. If you are looking for a family day out to remember, look no further than Howletts Wild Animal Park set in 70 acres of parkland, located a 10 minute drive up the road. If you are a bit of a petrol head and car enthusiast thenLydden Hill is the ideal day trip, they have plenty of great events taking place throughout the year that are fun for all the family.
Other attractions available to you whilst visiting are Canterbury Ghost Tours, Historic River Tours,Goodnestone Park Gardens, Druidstone Park, Wildwood Animal Park, Reculver Country Park and Reculver Towers, Whitstable Castle and Gardens, Greenfields Shooting Grounds, Badgers Hill Farm and Cidery,Wingham Wildlife Park and many many more!