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The Bay Guest House

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Room & Suite (26)
Dining (3)
Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
The Bay guest house is in a beautiful seafront position opposite the Winter Gardens in Cliftonville, Margate and enjoys picturesque views. We are located close to central Margate for conveinience and just a few minutes walk to beaches, ammusements, restaurants, shops and a number of other attractions. Shell Grotto, Tudor House, Droit House and the new Turner Centre. 15 miles from historic Canterbury and its cathedral, and Broadstairs with its Dickens heritage, Ramsgate with its yacht marina the Bay Guest House is in an ideal position. We provide Bed & Breakfast in clean & comfortable, well decorated rooms, four of which are en-suite. It is our wish to make your stay in Margate a comforable, happy and memorable one.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Non-smoking hotel
Room features
Non-smoking rooms
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Great View


Full view
97Great for walkers
Grade: 97 out of 100
55Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
60Attractionswithin 0.5 km
23Room tips
Traveller rating
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  • English
Popular mentions
Second stay there just as good as our first visit great rooms big and airy Great hosts fab breakfast will be going back would recommend this hotel To any one wishing to visit margate .Michael and chris
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A warm and friendly welcome from Hannah and family. We had a large room on the front, over looking to sea. Although a chilly December visit the large, en suite room was warm and cosy. Very comfortable bed and the room was very clean. The breakfast was very good and filling. The
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The Bay View is an absolute gem, the room we had was large and very comfortably furnished in a style in keeping with the grade 2 listed building. Living up to its name the view over the Winter Gardens and the bay was beautiful. We’d been told that the breakfast was pretty
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Warm, friendly, and eager to please staff. I didn't have internet in the top room but they quickly added a booster so I was able to get online. Clean, pleasant, good breakfast, helpful staff No problems at all.
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Have been visiting for almost four years now. Always a joy to stay with The Mckennnas. Hannah and family are friendly and welcoming.Nothing is too much trouble and they go out of their way to make your stay a pleasurable one. Lovely breakfast and I'm looking forward to seeing
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What is the parking like there in July?
Hi, we've stayed at this lovely b&b many times at all different times throughout the year we've never had a problem parking almost outside the front door every time, on the one time we haven't been able to get right outside there was a parking space free of charge in bays literally 2 minute walk if that, this b&b is in such a good location when we're done for the day we park up about 4-5 ish and spend the evening locally, never had a problem. Enjoy.
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"See final paragraph of review text."
"Ask for a room with an en-suite when booking"
"Anywhere at the front of this lovely building has sea view"
"The big room with the balcony was amazing."
"Best sea view rooms"
US$53 - US$72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomEnglandIsle of ThanetMargate
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