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Jubilee services

Location:

A2 westbound between Canterbury and Dover
(also accessible to traffic on the A258)

Signposted from the road.

Postcode:

CT15 5FD

(Google Maps link)

Access/Layout:

Single site located at a junction.


This is the service area on the A2 in Kent. For Jubilee Garage on the A1, see Colsterworth.

A loop road does allow eastbound traffic to get back to the roundabout, although it's not easy to find and the site isn't signed in this direction.

Facilities

Catering: Brewers Fayre (Duke of York) Amenities: Premier Inn Outdoor Space: Limited outdoor space available Charging Points: Shell Recharge 150kW CCS & 50kW CHAdeMO Forecourt: Shell, Select, Budgens, Deli by Shell, Costa Express, AdBlue Containers, Free Cash Machine

Parking Prices

Short stay customer car parking is available. There are no HGV parking bays.

This information is provided to us by third parties. You should always check with staff on site.

Contact Details

🏢 Address:
Duke of York
Guston
Dover
Kent
CT15 5FD


Trivia and History

Black and white photo of the edge of a Heron-branded forecourt next to a dual carriageway.
The Heron forecourt in 1989.

The A2 Jubilee Way out of Dover opened in 1977. A narrow piece of land next to the Duke of York Roundabout (sometimes called Guston Roundabout) was later used to develop the service area.

The filling station was planned by Heron and opened in around 1989, with a Heron-branded forecourt known locally as Guston Court Farm Service Station. There were soon plans to attach a restaurant to it, with one of the two being from Margram, who proposed a 38-bed hotel and 88-seater restaurant.

The site had been handed over to Elf by 1992.

Whitbread opened the Duke of York branch of Brewers Fayre (named after the neighbouring Duke of York Military School) here in 1995. Plans for a hotel continued, with Whitbread eventually opening a 40-bed Travel Inn to the north of the filling station in 1998. Due to the location of the hotel, it is accessed via a long driveway which runs alongside the filling station.

The forecourt was branded Total by the early 2000s. The site was then purchased by Shell in 2012 who refurbished the site with new pumps and tanks as well as rebranded the shop to their own brand Select and removing the jet wash.

In early 2018, the shop was refurbished and is now a Budgens convenience store.

In 2020, the car wash was removed to make way for two Shell Recharge electric vehicle charging points. These were due to go live here in 2021 but this was delayed until summer 2022 due to low power supply issues.

Alternatives

Previous:Next:
Harbledown (eastbound, 18 miles)
Gate (westbound, 19 miles)
Richborough (A256, 13 miles)
Services on the A2none