A stylish boutique hotel in the centre of a historic city, ABode Canterbury is rich in medieval character, yet contemporary in style and luxurious in finish, creating a truly memorable venue for your dream wedding.
For your wedding ceremony, the County Room is fully licensed for civil marriages whilst our city centre location places us just a short stroll from Canterbury Cathedral. Our spectacular County Room, with high elegant ceilings, grand chandelier, dance floor and private bar is the perfect venue for your wedding breakfast. Enjoy an indulgent sit-down meal for up to 100 guests, or a lavish evening reception for up to 150 guests. Our dedicated events team are here to help make your wedding day special, and will be on hand throughout the entire planning process. Choose from one of our inclusive packages or work with your wedding co-ordinator to create a bespoke package to meet your needs and dreams.
For your photography, The Franciscan gardens located opposite to the hotel are available as a venue for your wedding photography. A donation is required, payable to Eastbridge Hospital
The hotel has 72 spacious guestrooms with a warm, understated sense of style distinctive to the Brownsword family’s design ideals, providing the luxuries of a contemporary space whilst remaining true to the building’s heritage and original features. Incorporating the ABode collection’s trademark Comfortable, Desirable, Enviable and Fabulous room categories, each bedroom offers a distinct style with quality and comfort at their core and a luxurious bed and contemporary bathroom as standard. The pinnacle of the hotel is its Fabulous Suite complete with a large lounge area, walk in wardrobe and its own private roof terrace boasting exceptional views over the city across to the historic Canterbury Cathedral. We also have 40 car parking spaces on site available for your guests to park for the evening when staying in the hotel.
The following day, you can extend your celebrations further by enjoying a lunch at the Old Brewery Tavern.