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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“sea view”(11 reviews)
“shower room”(3 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Firstly, the inn is in a lovely setting overlooking the beach, lovely sun trap sun terrace. However the staff left a lost to be desired. On arrival, asked for a glass of Sauvignon Blanc but was to would have to have a Pinot as the...More

2  Thank Jacfran67
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We have just enjoyed a 2 night stay at this place and it was really good. It is a small family-run business and they were all so friendly & helpful. We had the ground floor room, with an outside decked area, facing the sea, which...More

Thank Anne L
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for a night, to enjoy the beauty of Dover. Excellent service with a smile, clean and comfortable room, and delicious food. Even the storm wasn't enough to dampen our weekend.

Thank Dani B
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We were a party of 9 and were given a private room as the restaurant was full. The welcome and service was very good. The have their own micro-brewery as well as several other beers and a nice wine list. The food was very good...More

Thank Mac42
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

A great little place and location if you want an overnight stop before catching an early ferry or euro tunnel. Great food too. No private parking is the downside but easy enough to stop on the road outside. Recommended!!

Thank ChrisBall
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Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Price range
US$105 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
3
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Location
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Folkestone > Sandgate
Also Known As
The Ship Hotel Folkestone
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Traveller (39)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (9)
Pool & Beach (1)
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stella59
5 June 2018|
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Response from Liversalts50 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't have the email address but you can try using google to find it?
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Tweedy1938
13 April 2015|
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Response from thewhiteheadfamily | Reviewed this property |
No, it's on street parking though we managed to park at the door.
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Room Tips
"The stairs are narrow and steep, so if this is a problem request a ground floor room."
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"Junior suite with channel view"
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"The web site apparently shows some nice rooms but it certainly did not show the disaster we stayed in. Avoid..."
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"Don't bother!"
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