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Sandown Guest House

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229 Folkestone Road, Dover CT17 9SL, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Ely, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at this guesthouse during a weekend trip to Dover. We brought our dog with us and stayed in the Annex portion of the guesthouse. Positives: The owner was endlessly kind and accommodating. She was extremely sweet to our pup! The room was clean and had everything we needed (except a hairdryer; I forgot mine). The guesthouse is very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

There is nothing to fault about this place, highly recommend it! The people here are brilliant, we couldn't have been made to feel more welcome. The facilities are great, amazing shower and the beds give you the best nights sleep. We were doing a charity event and they were extremely helpful and very generous, even giving us snacks to eat... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

The place is lovely and homely, the people are exceptionally friendly and helpful, I couldn't ask for better. We felt extremely welcome and thoroughly enjoyed our stay - if only it could have been longer. The best B&B I have stayed at.

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

My boyfriend and I stayed here for one night on a Saturday as we were in Dover visiting friends. Martin greeted us and took us into our room and was more than happy to give us directions of where to go and seemed to have an in depth knowledge of the area and it's attractions. The bed was very comfortable,... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

My husband and I stayed here on a Friday & Saturday night as we had booked a day trip to France. I had a good feeling about the place when I called to say that we would be checking in quite late as we had a long journey to make to get to Dover. I was told 'not to worry'... More 

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East Anglia
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
23 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I can't rate this b & b highly enough. Sonia and Martin make you so welcome that it's just like a home from home. The beds are extremely comfortable, the breakfast is delicious and I wouldn't want to stay anywhere else! Lifts to and from the ferry are considered part of the service. So happy to return here after a... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Well we stayed one night before taking the 7:35 ferry to Germany. Owners very friendly! We were a bit worried about leaving our full car in the backyard parking place... Sign warning us. But it was nice to have a parking place anyway! All you wanted in a room was there... Coffee tea etc... Even biscuits and Toblerone... (Toilet paper... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

My husband and I recently stayed at the Sandown B&B and we couldn't be happier with our experience. Martin and Sonia go above and beyond to make sure their guests are well cared for. This family owned and operated B&B truly knows the meaning of hospitality. My husband was part of a group of channek relay swimmers crossing the English... More 

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Sandbach, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This modest looking B&B is excellent The room was very nicely furnished with a very nice shower room and toilet It looks as if the accommodation is newly refurbished The hosts were very friendly and helpful Breakfast was Just great

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

My daughter & I stayed here for the night while my other daughter swam in a Channel relay swim! Martin & Sonja were so welcoming & their knowledge of all things "Channel Swimming" was invaluable! We would not have been able to witness the start at midnight without their perfect directions! Also being offered the use of the facilities all... More 

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