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The Botany Bay Hotel

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“sea view”(63 reviews)
“the cliff”(29 reviews)
“lovely location”(25 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Pets Allowed
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Laundry Service
Private Balcony
3 Star Hotel
Perched on the beautiful cliff top at Kingsgate Bay, The Botany Bay Hotel in Broadstairs promises a tranquil and peaceful getaway - whether it's for a long weekend, a wedding, birthday celebration or just a lunch hour. Stay in one of 30 en-suite bedrooms, enjoy a pint of real ale in the...
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Marine Drive, Kingsgate CT10 3LG, England
55 km to Southend Municipal Airport
17 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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All reviewssea viewthe clifflovely locationfamily suitefunction roomsuperior roomnice bathroomsandy beachfish and chipssmall balconybreakfast was excellentfollowing morningkent coastfull englishstayed for one nighthigh standardcouple of nights
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My friends, furry & Human & myself had an AWESOME stay here. The room was large, very clean & well equipped. The breakfast was lovely with plenty to satisfy even the fussiest of eaters. The staff were very friendly & accommodating. The views were astounding....More

Thank Yvette K
Reviewed 5 days ago

What a beautiful location. Parts of the hotel were beautiful - unfortunately there are areas that desperately need attention. The room, was nicely decorated and comfortable. A mini fridge to keep milk and water would have been very welcome especially with this very hot weather...More

Thank Denise I
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a delicious lunch at this hotel on the cliff top over looking the sea. Sea bass was freshly cooked with creamy mashed potatoes and proper scampi and chips at a very reasonable cost. Easey parking at the hotel although part of the road is...More

Thank Phyllismargaret
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stayed here July 2018, having booked online through hotel.com for £104 for a double. Checked in and I was directed to the room. I stayed in room 105, a ground floor twin room with a shower and bath. Room was very clean and tidy. Tea...More

Thank Trevez1
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would have wrote them a review when I was staying there, but they did not leave a pen. We stayed a night in our dog friendly room, which was a average sized bedroom. Nothing very special, but at least we could bring our dog...More

Thank Lisa W
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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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US$122 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$122 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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tcleary69
22 October 2017|
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Response from ernie09Kent | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no idea.
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tcleary69
16 October 2017|
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Response from Melissa F | Reviewed this property |
I think it’s abojt an hours walk into broadshairs from here. 10/15 mins drive
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LaurenL_724
31 May 2017|
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Response from Dayle B | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. You can walk along the cliff top by the beach - it's about a mile. Don't drive - the car parking charges have just increased at Joss!
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