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Sandown Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   229 Folkestone Road, Dover CT17 9SL, England
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Ranked #7 of 43 Dover B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andrea J Wellington, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Wellington, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Host was friendly and welcoming Facilities were good, excellent breakfast with a good choice value for money , walls very thin could hear somebody snoring in a different room , also car parking can be a bit of a problem but all in all great night stay, handy to catch an early ferry

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Derby, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Stayed here one night before a ferry to France and would stay again. It is a very clean and comfortable B&B. Really nice hosts who do everything to make your stay comfortable. The breakfast was excellent the rooms although smallish had everything you could need and the beds were very comfortable. The only negative I could mention is the parking.... More

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Brisbane, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Stayed here a few nights ago. Martin spent time to explain what to see and do in the area. The B&B is good value and the you are made to feel welcome. Breakfast is great. Basically you can't go wrong staying here.

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Jersey, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014 via mobile

I've stayed at Sandown more times than I can remember and every time I stay Martin & Sonia have done something else to make your stay even more special. You think this would not be possible as it is such a wonderful place to stay yet they continue to add little extra touches. I wouldn't stay anywhere else in Dover.... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Having stayed in Dover dozens of nights in the past year, I can definitely say that the Sandown Guest House is undoubtedly the best B&B in Dover. The rooms are fantastic and the breakfast is exceptional. Nothing was to much trouble for Martin and Sonia. I definitely consider Sandown to be my number 1 choice for a B&B in Dover!

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Nothing was to much trouble for Martin and Sonia. The breakfast was excellent . This guesthouse has just been awarded 4stars silver with Visit Britain and the breakfast award. We will definitely come again soon and also tell all our friends and family where to stay when in Dover.

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

I have never stayed anywhere that felt as much like home as Sandown does. A group of four of us stayed for one night to catch an early ferry to Dunkirk and we all feel the same way. Martin greeted us with a smile (even though it was raining) as we arrived and he couldn't have been more friendly &... More

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Schorndorf, Germany
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

We a German family comprising 2 adults and 3 kids spent two nights in Dover at this lovely guesthouse where Sonja offers an excellent service and a cosy and comfortable accommodation meeting the high demands and needs of a family with 3 children. She even let us have a separate 3rd room for our daughter Rebecca to sleep in. She... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013 via mobile

We stayed at Sandown for two nights and agree with the positive reviews from other guests. Sonia and Martin made sure we had everything we needed. Martin kindly dropped us off at the ferry port and gave us lots of good information to help us on the rest of our trip. We definitely recommend Sandown!

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Sonora, California, United States
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We arrived by bus from London and Sonia was there to take us to the Sandown. Right away she made us feel very comfortable and we knew we had made the right choice even before we arrived at her B&B. WOW what a place:clean comfortable room, beautiful landscape, excellent breakfast!! Sonia and Martin were so helpful with everything, transportation, train... More

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Address: 229 Folkestone Road, Dover CT17 9SL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Dover
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Hotel Class:4 star — Sandown Guest House 4*
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Martin & Sonia welcome you to their family run Victorian guest house. We offer fresh home cooked full English breakfast with vegetarian options. We are situated only minutes from the train station, town and docks and cruise terminals. We offer high quality en-suite rooms as well as budget rooms without en-suite facilities. Private parking facilities and secure garage parking for motorbikes and cycles. We also allow pets to stay with prior arrangements. ... more   less 
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