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The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn

Grove Rd, Upstreet, Canterbury, CT3 4BP, United Kingdom
Canterbury, United Kingdom
See location+44 122 786 0302
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₪550
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rate per night

8.3
Great
based on 239 reviews
239 reviews
Room type
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Nightly total
King room
₪550

About The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn

  • Inn Room
    Room at a smaller hotel or guest house
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi, Breakfast, and Parking for free
Built in the Georgian period, The Grove Ferry Inn is located 8 miles outside Canterbury. The property features a pub on the ground floor which offers riverboat trips. Free Wi-Fi and parking is available. Some of the rooms at the Inn have a view of the Great River Stour and some have a riverside balcony. Other rooms at this property include a view of the Stodmarsh Nature Reserve, a protected wetland in the UK. Each room has a flat screen TV and a kettle. A full English breakfast is served each morning at the Grove Ferry, which has a restaurant menu based on locally sourced and foraged ingredients. Homemade pies, burgers and soups are joined by local specialities including Kentish cheeses and Gypsy Tart for dessert. A country pub with a pretty riverside setting, the Grove Ferry is a local landmark ideally situated for visitors exploring east Kent. The coastal resorts of Ramsgate, Broadstairs and Margate, and the pretty town of Sandwich, are all within 20 minutes’ drive, as is the historic cathedral city of Canterbury.

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Amenities at The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Streaming service
  • Fireplace
  • Grill

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Bingo
  • Evening entertainment
  • Karaoke
  • Bowling
  • Table tennis
  • Water sport facilities (on site)

General

  • River view
  • Family rooms
  • Fireplace
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Sofa
  • Landmark view
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Entertainment staff
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Key access
  • Private check-in/check-out

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden

Dining

  • Electric kettle
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Streaming service
  • TV

Family friendly

  • Books, DVDs, music for children
  • Kids meals
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Playground

Bedroom

  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Laundry

  • Iron and ironing board

Reviews of The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn

8.3
Very good239 verified reviews
1.2Solo
2.1Families
10.5Couples
0.6Friends
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What can I expect from the food at The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn?

Guests have praised the food at The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn, describing it as excellent and generous. The breakfast is particularly noteworthy, and there is a good choice of beers and wine available.

Are the beds comfortable at The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn?

Guests have found the beds at The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn to be comfortable, providing a good night's sleep. However, a few reviews mentioned that the bed mattress was old and lumpy.

Is parking available at The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn?

Yes, there is free parking available at The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn, making it convenient for guests who are driving to the hotel.

How is the cleanliness at The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn?

Guests have generally found the rooms at The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn to be clean and well-kept. However, some reviews mentioned that the hotel had a dirty and neglected appearance in certain areas.

What is the best time to visit The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn?

The location of The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn is beautiful, especially by the river, making it a lovely place to visit even in winter. However, some reviews mentioned that the hotel was in need of refurbishment, so guests should consider this when planning their visit.

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Book a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the river comes highly recommended.

Consider Low Season Visits

March is noted as the low season, which could be a quieter time to visit and potentially offer better rates.

Explore Nearby Nature Reserves

The hotel is located near a nature reserve, providing a great opportunity for nature walks and bird watching.

Check for Renovations

Some guests experienced inconvenience due to ongoing renovations. It might be helpful to inquire about this when making a reservation.

Request Early Check-in

Guests appreciated the flexibility of early check-in, especially when attending events or weddings in the area.

Be Mindful of Noise Levels

Some guests mentioned noise from events or parties, so it may be wise to inquire about potential disturbances during your stay.

Try the Homemade Soup

The homemade soup at the hotel's restaurant received positive feedback for its excellent taste.

Take Advantage of Outdoor Seating

The hotel offers a beautiful outdoor seating area by the river, perfect for enjoying meals or drinks.

Inquire About Room Upgrades

Some guests were pleasantly surprised with room upgrades, so it might be worth asking about this possibility.

Consider Off-site Dining

While the hotel's food received positive feedback, some guests suggested exploring other dining options in the area for variety.

Location

Grove Rd, Upstreet, Canterbury, CT3 4BP

What's nearby

  • Wingham Wildlife Park5 km
  • Howletts Wild Animal Park6.9 km
  • St. Martin's Church9.4 km
  • Canterbury Christ Church University9.5 km
  • St. Augustine's Abbey9.7 km
  • University of Kent9.8 km
  • Canterbury Cathedral9.9 km
  • Gulbenkian Theatre10 km
  • Canterbury Roman Museum10 km
  • Marlowe Theatre10.1 km
  • Beaney House of Art and Knowledge10.2 km
  • St. Lawrence Ground10.2 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 10:00

Cancellation/prepayment

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FAQs when booking at The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn

  • Where is The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn located?

    The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn is located at Grove Rd, Upstreet, 10.1 km from the center of Canterbury. Wingham Wildlife Park is the closest landmark to The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn?

    Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn.

  • Does The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn offer free parking?

    Yes, The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn offers free parking.

  • How far is The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn from the airport?

    The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn is 44.9 km from London Southend. The Grove Ferry Pantry Pub & Inn is 82.7 km from London City.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.3

Distance to city center

10.1 km

Nearest Airport

London Southend

Distance to airport

44.9 km