ACCOMMODATION

Folkestone has a fantastic range of hotels and B&B’s primed and ready to accommodate new visitors, below is a list of just some of the excellent establishments available to you in the local area:

HOTELS

10 TO 12 FOLKESTONE

Since taking ownership of this tired old hotel in January 2014, we have totally transformed the building giving it a new lease of life, allowing us to offer ten large, bright, comfortable airy modern bedrooms along with a fabulous lounge for all guests to enjoy.

BEST WESTERN CLIFTON HOTEL

Best Western Clifton Hotel, an AA rated three star hotel with an elegant cliff-top position and spectacular views of the English Channel.

BURLINGTON HOTEL

The Burlington Hotel is conveniently located near the M20, with good rail links to all parts of the South East and London. Only 4 miles away from the Channel Tunnel and 8 miles from the UK’s most popular ferry port at Dover.

GRAND BURSTIN HOTEL

In a superb location by the seaside and overlooking Folkestone’s attractive harbour, The Grand Burstin Hotel is an ideal base for which to explore Folkestone and its surrounding areas.

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS

modern affordable hotel ideally situated for access to the Channel Tunnel and also the Port of Dover.

HYTHE IMPERIAL

The Hythe Imperial has stood at the heart of the beautiful seaside town for hundreds of years. Replete with Victorian splendour, it offers guests the chance to bask in the coastal air and panoramic sea views while enjoying friendly and attentive service from our enthusiastic team. The Hythe Imperial has hosted families, couples, business visitors and locals and each guest has got something unique out of their stay.

PORTLAND HOTEL

The Skuba Bar with its sun terrace and garden overlooking the sea is perfect for socialising or for a quiet drink savouring the sea views. The Skuba Grill offers its renown menu throughout the day and in the evenings.Being a smaller Folkestone hotel, we have no dedicated reception and guests are asked to book in at the bar where our staff will guide you to your room taking note of any special requirements.

There is plenty of free parking in the locality and metered on-street car parking outside of the hotel. There are no charges between 6pm and 8am and there are no charges for motorcycles or Blue Badge holders. We also offer vouchers at £1 which are valid for 24 hours from 12 noon . Whilst metered car parking is never welcome, it does however guarantee a parking place, more or less right outside of the Hotel.

PREMIER INN

Whether you’re en route to France or planning to explore one of England’s most historic coastal towns, the Premier Inn Hotel Folkestone Channel Tunnel makes the perfect countryside base for your business or leisure break. Check out the art and literary scene in the Creative Quarter – the home of a thriving festival. Watch military vehicles drive by at the War and Peace Revival held at the Racecourse. Or enjoy a big name show at Leas Cliff Hall. Then when it’s time to recharge, try out our tasty restaurant, spacious rooms and extra-comfy beds.

SANDGATE HOTEL

Overlooking the English Channel, The Sandgate Hotel is an ideal location, with service, food and décor to match. The interior is bold and contemporary, with an array of period features and original artwork. Dark wood lines the floors, while the high ceilings add to the sophisticated, but not overly fancy, atmosphere in the restaurant and bar. Modern furnishings provide comfort, while large windows keep the whole place bright and fresh. Choose to eat in the restaurant or on the terrace with its views over the sea – the perfect place for a spot of alfresco dining. As you would expect from a restaurant located so close to the sea, all the seafood is wonderfully fresh and meat is sourced locally.

THE CARLTON HOTEL

Situated just 10 minutes’ drive from the Channel Tunnel Terminal, this traditional sea-facing hotel is situated on The Leas, Folkestone’s cliff-top promenade. With free parking and free Wi-Fi throughout, it is a 15-minute drive from Dover’s Port. Many bedrooms at The Carlton have good sea views, and all are en suite and comfortable. All rooms feature a TV and tea/coffee making facilities.

THE GRAND

The Grand has an unrivalled position on the South Coast, with stunning views of the award winning Coastal Park and the busy Channel shipping lanes, and even France on clear days.

THE MARQUIS AT ALKHAM

Welcome to the Marquis, fine dining restaurant with luxury accommodation in the heart of Kent’s Alkam Valley.

THE RELISH

Check-in, Chill- out, Relax. That’s the ethos at The Relish. Step inside this oasis of calm and leave the pressures of everyday life behind. This 150 years old town house has a strong contemporary feel about it that complements the original décor. 10 rooms furnished to the highest standard with sumptuous beds (by Hypnos), and stunning ensuite facilities. If you like your shower high pressured and invigorating, and the bed so comfortable you’ll cancel your alarm, then treat yourself to a stay at The Relish.

Luxury touches make all the difference; crisp white bed-linen and huge bath towels are standard. On offer are unlimited fresh coffee and tea with homemade cake and a complimentary glass of wine or beer each day of your stay. No charge for the WIFI broadband access.

THE SOUTHCLIFF HOTEL

Overlooking the English Channel, The Southcliff Hotel is situated on The Leas Promenade and only a 1-minute walk from the Leas Cliff Hall venue.

THE VIEW HOTEL

The View Hotel, is an independent family run hotel. Our primary emphasis is on excellence in service and customer satisfaction. Our goal is to ensure that your stay with us is an enjoyable and happy experience.

We fell in love with the local area and the views. This drove us to invest considerable time, money and passion into restoring this beautiful building back to its former days as one of the leading hotels on the South Coast of England.

WARDS HOTEL

Wards Hotel Folkestone is a comfortable, 3 Star boutique hotel nestled in the beautiful west end of Folkestone, Kent. Under new ownership since December 2012 the hotel has gone through extensive refurbishment and is now proud to be rated number 1 hotel Folkestone on TripAdvisor. Family-run, Wards Hotel Folkestone offers a warm welcome, relaxed, friendly atmosphere and has a high reputation for excellent cuisine, friendly, efficient service and above all, for providing a memorable experience for our guests. The hotel is a short walk from Folkestone’s beautiful beaches and the Leas Cliff promenade with its magnificent views of the English Channel.

For those travelling to the continent, Wards Hotel Folkestone is just a 5 minute drive from the Channel Tunnel and M20 motorway making it a perfect place to stay for both business and pleasure. Make sure you book direct with us on our website to get the guaranteed best available rate.

WYCLIFFE HOTEL

A friendly family run Guest House overlooking the peaceful Trinity gardens with its own off road car park and gardens, yet only a short stroll from the town centre and Leas Promenade.

BED & BREAKFASTS

CHANDOS GUEST HOUSE

Chandos Guest House Folkestone. We guarantee that you will find a warm and friendly welcome at our family-run guest house. We are in an ideal position for visitors to Folkestone as our guest house is located in a quiet spot close to to the centre of Folkestone and easy to find. 

Credit: Discover Folkestone, Hythe & Romney Marsh

FOR MORE INFORMATION

For a full list of accommodation please contact Discover Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh:

T: 01303 285594

W: www.discoverfolkestone.co.uk