Reception Services

Kent Hospitality Receptions, situated in the Colleges and accommodation areas, are manned by staff who have a wealth of knowledge about student accommodation and the University campus. They will also be able to provide you with public transport information as well as a list of local, reputable taxi companies. Most receptions also sell travel adapters.

Reception opening times*


Darwin College

Term-time opening hours:

Monday to Friday, 08:00 - 20:00
Saturday, 08:00 - 13:00
Sunday, closed

Winter vacation 2018/19:

Please note on Monday 17 December 09:30 - 14:00 and Thursday 20 December 11:00 - 20:00 reception will be closed.

All receptions will be closed from Saturday 22 December and reopen on Wednesday 2 January at term-time opening hours.

Contact details: +44(0)1227 827549 or


*Please note, all times are subject to change according to business requirements

Hospitality, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent

Enquiries: +44 (0)1227 823007 or Hospitality

Last Updated: 27/11/2018