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Salisbury House

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   59 Salisbury Road, Dover CT16 1EY, England
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Ranked #38 of 43 Dover B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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London, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

My daughter treated us to a weekend in Dover and booked this guest house for us. We were told at 2pm when we arrived that we could not book in until 5pm. The owners were very friendly, but the house and room we stayed in (the purple room) were extremely cluttered and dusty. The bathroom was spacious but quite grubby... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We arrived after a five hour drive to be told we were not booked in, that we didn't confirm. When I showed the texts to the owner to confirm we had(sent by himself)he tried to call around, but being bank holiday everywhere was fully booked. He offered us the front room sofas and a camp bed, to which his son... More

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Barnsley, England, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
25 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

This was booked through Laterooms. Wish it had not. This is an home, making a little money using its spare rooms. Three of us were booked in. My room had a separate bathroom on the hall, which I did not like. The room had a small TV which could not get a picture on, even though the landlady swapped it... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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31 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

This could be a great premises if the owners cleaned and tidied it up. Our room had dirty carpet,torn curtains,cold water tap not working,there are personnel family items,photos,toys, Etc all over the room. Suitcases on top of the wardrobes,a camp bed set up in the double room . To boil the jug you have to disconnect the tv. The entrance... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Sleep down by the warves - any where but here. The only B&B where you cannot book in before 6pm and have to be out before 8.45am. If you are charging people to stay in your home at least clean up the house. Sheets smelt like perfume from a previous guest. Everything smelt dusty and old. Torn curtains just added... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Like others had booked and paid online, was our first time in a UK B&B and have to say not a pleasurable experience. Thought we were auditioning for a part in Faulty Towers. Room was very average, bed uncomfortable, couldn't get any TV reception - so that was useless - wifi very marginal and the toilet dis functional. Have stayed... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

A charming Victorian residence. First class facilities. We could not fault this B&B, Stayed both ways on a trip to France. Tom is a great host. We are planning a trip to france next year and if we sail from Dover, Consider this property booked.Loved the furnishings in rooms added to the atmosphere

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

The bedroom was absolutely awful. The room obviously belonged to Tom and Linda as it had personal belongings such as cosmetics, jewelley, clothes (including underwear in the drawers and on the floor) used tissues and clutter. There was also a plaque above the bed with their names on it and their wedding photo and other family photos on the dresser.... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

We arrived at Salisbury House after a very long drive. I had booked the room for an overnight stay through Expedia. When we arrived the owner of the bed and breakfast said "Now which room shall I give you" even though on the booking form confirmation it showed quite clearly which room we had booked. I kept saying to him... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

I totally agree with Karen J. The rooms were very messy, in fact the whole house was a mess. The shower on the first floor didn't work and when reported to the owner he said he would look at it, only to be told later that it was working - it was definitely not working. The owner said to use... More

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Additional Information about Salisbury House

Address: 59 Salisbury Road, Dover CT16 1EY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Dover
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Salisbury House 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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