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    Sandgate Hotel

    The Esplanade | The Esplanade, Sandgate, Folkestone CT20 3DY, England
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    05/11/2017 06/11/2017
    Traveller (120)
    Room & Suite (20)
    Dining (3)
    • Excellent17%
    • Very good26%
    • Average18%
    • Poor17%
    • Terrible22%
    Travellers talk about
    “sea front” (11 reviews)
    “lovely hotel” (9 reviews)
    “a bit tired” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    Free Parking
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    5 Nov6 Nov
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    91 - 95 of 307 reviews

    Reviewed 5 September 2015

    The images posted for this Hotel page are a misrepresentation of the facts They do not reflect the current state of this premise and its rooms. The building requires urgent remedial work and the rooms, hallways and staircase require a complete overhaul. The so called...More

    4  Thank dafterthanabrush
    Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

    Arrived at the Sandgate hotel for one nights stay, so glad it wasn't a longer stay as we would have left ! We booked an over night stay for two adults and a dog with a private veranda ! Excuse the pun but we wouldn't...More

    3  Thank DoodleBingley
    Reviewed 4 September 2015

    we nearly cancelled our stay after reading the negative reviews on trip advisor. Thankfully we didn't. We had a room with a balcony and sea view, unfortunately the weather was poor, but if you are lucky enough to get good weather this would be ideal....More

    Thank Savvynan
    Reviewed 1 September 2015

    We stayed one night, the general cleanliness was not good, the mattress was awful and could feel every single metal spring. The window was so dirty and dusty. The bathroom was full of mould. Only positive point was a nice lady at reception. Not worth...More

    3  Thank Milan D
    Reviewed 31 August 2015

    This hotel is trying to be too many things. We stayed their on a Sunday, rooms were very average an't really grumble for the price, however the pillows and sheets were very very off white/ hint of yellow which gave the impression of not being...More

    1  Thank mia c
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$54 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Kent >
    • Folkestone >
    • Sandgate
    • Also Known As
    • Sandgate Hotel Folkestone
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    Traveller (120)
    Room & Suite (20)
    Dining (3)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (69)
    Bathroom (27)
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    2.25 km away
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    Kim K
    26 January 2017|
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    Response from Annelies B | Reviewed this property |
    It's about 12 miles, a 20 min drive in the car (if there are no problems on the roads).
    18 January 2015|
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    Response from hillcresthairdesign |
    We had Room 2 - view fantastic, right over Channel. We had booked for 6 nights, left after one. Why? The room is 9 foot by 9 foot. It was dirty, little glass jars (maybe meant for candles?) dusty, dead insects in them... More
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    "Ask for a sea view!"
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    "Front with sea view and balcony"
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    "we chose a room with balconey at front of hotel, slight amount of road noise, but more than compensated for..."
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    "All the rooms at the front offer sea veiws"
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