We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 2 New Romney hotels

Captain Howey Hotel

1 Littlestone Road, New Romney TN28 8LN , England
Hotel amenities
  • Overview
  • Reviews (27)
  • Photos (1)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (2)
  • Location
  • More
Captain Howey Hotel
Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in New Romney
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this hotel, but we can search other options in New Romney
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

27 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    8
    17
    2
    0
    0
See reviews for
5
9
4
3
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (2)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Bedfordshire
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I can only echo the other recent reviewers. Don't judge by the exterior. Friendly staff, comfortable and clean rooms and a lovely breakfast (juice, cereal, real coffee and a full English). We stayed with relatives who were also impressed. We stayed for one night while visiting the RHDR railway. Two doubles and a single. All en suite with a nice... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Leeds, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As previous reviews say from outside it does have a basic pub appearance but once inside you are greeted by friendly & helpful staff. Our room was very clean & overlooked the RH & DR. Our room had an extra bed so we had 2 adults & 1 child in there - I must say my daughter was impressed with... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brighton
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Having received friendly and helpful service prior to arrival I was not disappointed in anything when I arrived. The owners were on holiday but service was first rate with nothing too much trouble. The rooms are clean and attractive with everything necessary for a comfortable stay. Breakfast was great and the evening meals delicious and good value for money. I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
England
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

When we drove up we were rather concerned at the basic pub appearance. First entry into the bar gives an OK impression and, contrary to an earlier review, they serve a great pint of Bombardier. All concerns put aside by the welcome from our hosts, the cleanliness of the rooms, and general understanding of excellent customer service. It's not the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rochford, Essex,England
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 via mobile

The room we had overlooked Littlestone Road opposite the Romney, HYTHE & Dymchurch Railway was clean with on suite all well kept with a daily service. The food both breakfast and evening meal with a good choice served by the hotel host who always made time to make you feel welcome was first class. We will spend further weekends here.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oxted, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

We needed an overnight stay in New Romney and usually would have used one of the motel chains. But we stumbled across the Captain Howey which was an excellent choice. The room was warm and comfortable, the bathroom spotless with a good array of towels. The evening meal and breakfast were both well cooked with a good choice of options... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

First the positives: The staff are all very friendly, they served a good breakfast. But; the bar is dire, looks like it's seen better days and only serves keg beer (relevant if you are an ale fan - this is not the place for you). My single room was pokey, basic and bare. Not a chair to sit on and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Edmond, Oklahoma
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

My son and I just spent several nights at the Captain Howey Hotel. Great experience. This hotel is 100 feet from New Romney Station at RHDR. Rooms were simple, but clean and comfortable. Great job on food....very good. Excellent Pub. There is no better place in Romney to stay if you are going to RHDR.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

We stayed for 1 night recently, so I could take a course driving a steam train, the staff are very warm & friendly, particularly the owner & his wife, the food served,was although typical "pub food" was always very hot & plentiful. Breakfast choices also of a very good standard. Only downside (on our visit) the room was cold, &... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Bournemouth
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
8 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

This is a lovely little B&B really set above a pub. We stayed there as I am a fan of steam trains and in particular the Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway. The location was ideal, right accross the street from New Romney station. We had a lovely room which looked like it had been recently decorated. Fortunately for us it... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Captain Howey Hotel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Captain Howey Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Captain Howey Hotel

Address: 1 Littlestone Road, New Romney TN28 8LN , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > New Romney
Also Known As:
Captain Howey Hotel New Romney, Kent

1 photo of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)

Amenities

Bar / Lounge Restaurant
Number of rooms
8

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer

    Bookmark for later
    Save Saved
    You added Captain Howey Hotel to your Saves list