Hotels in Rochester, England

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Rochester, England, United Kingdom
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Rochester, England, United Kingdom
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Holiday Inn Rochester - Chatham
7.6 Good
Maidstone Road, Rochester, United Kingdom
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2.7 mi from city centre, Rochester, ENG, United Kingdom 

Modern and cosy, Holiday Inn Rochester-Chatham is situated in Chatham and offers a Jacuzzi, a sauna and an indoor pool. The multiple facilities this stylish hotel has to offer include a rooftop terrace, an executive floor and a Turkish steam bath.

$81
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Hotel prices in Rochester

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Where to stay in Rochester

About Rochester

Rochester is a history-soaked market town set on the River Medway and filled with historic buildings. Some of the oldest date back to the 14th century. Shop on the charming High Street, explore the ancient Norman castle and discover the town’s connection to Charles Dickens.

Things to do in Rochester

The rich history of Rochester lives on in its historic buildings. Admire the beautiful brickwork of the Guildhall and marvel at the soaring spires and wooden ceiling of Rochester Cathedral. The heritage-listed Corn Exchange overlooks the High Street and has been reimaged as an elegant venue for private events.

Rochester Castle is perched on a chalk bluff and stands guard over the mouth of the River Medway. The stronghold was built in the 1100s and is one of the best-preserved Norman military castles in England. Climb up to the keep for sweeping views over the river and surrounding countryside or cross the bridge to the other side of the Medway for postcard-perfect views of the castle.

The High Street is framed by historic buildings with decorative brick and stone facades. Many house cosy tea rooms and trendy coffee shops. In others, you’ll find second-hand bookshops, vintage stores and clothing boutiques. While most of the action is set along the High Street, you can also venture down lanes and mews lined with centuries-old houses and flower-filled gardens.

Beloved British author Charles Dickens spent his childhood in Rochester, and you’ll find tributes to him across the town. Dickens’ Swiss Chalet is set in the gardens of Eastgate House and offers a behind-the-scenes glimpse of where he penned some of his most famous novels.

Getting around Rochester

Rochester is pedestrian-friendly and easy to get around on foot. The town is in Kent, a one-hour drive from London while trains run between Rochester and London in 30 minutes. Heathrow Airport is a 1.5-hour drive away.

Facts about staying in Rochester

  • What are the best hotels in Rochester?

    Rochester is home to many highly-rated hotels, one of which is Holiday Inn Rochester - Chatham, which has a current rating of 7.6. For other potential stays, consider Rbs Hotel and The Lodge Guest House, which can also be great places to stay in Rochester.

  • What is a good hotel near Guildhall Museum?

    Rbs Hotel is a good hotel close to Guildhall Museum - it has scored 7.6 over 575 reviews from HotelsCombined users.

  • What is a good hotel in Rochester near Rochester Castle?

    Rbs Hotel is the most recommended hotel near Rochester Castle on HotelsCombined (scoring 7.6 over 575 reviews).