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Longfield Guest House

203 Folkestone Road, Dover CT17 9SL, England
Longfield Guest House
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here in March 2015 after cycling from Dartford in Kent (80 miles!). The local area isn't great but I wasn't there for a holiday. I found the staff to be friendly and welcoming. My bike was locked in their rear garage for safe keeping. I stayed in a single room with TV, free Wi-Fi and tea making facilities.... More 

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here with friends as part of a cycling group where we had an early ferry next day. There is a lockup for our bikes which was great. The rooms are basic which is fine for us. Great price and friendly owners. Close to the station and town. will stay again. Average rating given purely for the basic room facilities.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

If you need stable reliable Wifi (which most of the modern-world population does) don't stay here. Breakfast is also extra optional charge (so it isn't Bed and Breakfast) so by the time you factor in the added costs, you might as well go for Premier Inn.

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Newton Abbot, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The proprietor of the guesthouse is used to people stopping overnight prior to catching ferries and requests payment on arrival. Reasonable breakfast although unusually no cereal on offer prior to the cooked breakfast. The rooms are adequate, and reasonably clean (the single glass in the bathroom was dirty. The surrounding area is a bit rough, but so is Dover! Not... More 

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Australia
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83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for two nights and were very happy with the accommodation - we did have a car so it was not hassle to get into town for meals, otherwise it wouldhave been abit of a walk particularly in the rain. The room was comfortable and had an en suite and the breakfast was more than... More 

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Sun Valley, Nevada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

While not a bad facility, Longfield Guest House is located in one of the worst neighborhoods in Dover (a fact later confirmed by a local resident). The day my sister and I arrived, two young adult men from a run-down house across the street (see photo) ran directly at us, shouting and waving their arms. While we were not attacked,... More 

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Sparks, Nevada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Avoid this place. The area is dirty and unsafe -- there is trash piled up all down the street. Though the house itself isn't that bad -- except for the food, which was pretty awful -- it is in the worst part of Dover (that's not to say that there are many nice places that are affordable in Dover). I... More 

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Imperia, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

I stayed here for 2 nights while visiting Dover. It is a short walk from the train station and about 15 minutes away from the bus station. As I arrived the owner Maria greeted me and explained me about the area, where to go and how to reach the cruise terminal ( as I was visiting the next day). The... More 

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

We stayed at Longfield Guest House for four nights while visiting family in Dover. We were given a warm welcome on our arrival. Our room was comfortable and cleaned daily, nothing was to much trouble for them. Highly recommended will be staying again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

Needed a room for the night - originally for 5 which they were happy to accommodate despite not actually having a room for 5 - but which ended as only 3 of us - and we were offered a reduction accordingly without having to ask! Room was spacious enough in spite of having three beds in it - beds were... More 

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