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The Burlington Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Earls Avenue, Folkestone CT20 2HR, England
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Brighton
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78 reviews 78 reviews
23 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

You could say the Burlington is an example of faded grandeur - with its beautiful stained glass windows - but that would be unkind. OK, the plumbing is a little antiquated but the beds are comfortable and the rooms clean and tidy. I opted for an internet pay-up-front deal without breakfast but on the second day gave in and paid... More

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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I booked this hotel on a recommendation from the owner of the coach company who took 30 of us on a long weekend trip to Kent. I am so glad that I did. All the staff we met during our 2 nights at the Burlington could not have been more helpful. The hotel is welcoming and the place is kept... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff from reception to dining room were exceptional. I have to mention Andy the Restaurant Maitre'D, what a treasure ?. He was so accommodating and absolutely nothing was too much trouble. All public areas were kept clean etc. The Manager?could have been a bit more pleasant. The only time I saw him become a little bit animated was when... More

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BURL-GM, General Manager at The Burlington Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Many thanks for your kind review and your compliments regarding our restaurant Manager Andrew. I look forward to welcoming you again at the Burlington soon. Yours sincerely More

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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this as a last minute getaway. The hotel was lovely and clean. Reception staff were very welcoming and the room was a good size. The only criticism would be because there was a wedding on at the hotel we couldn't use the restaurant so had to find an alternative for dinner, after dinner we thought we would try... More

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BURL-GM, General Manager at The Burlington Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you for your review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and are planning to return soon. Sorry for any inconvenience due to a large wedding reception taking place during your last visit and also for any miscommunication regarding the bar service. Whenever a large function is booked, the Martello bar located... More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here few weeks ago for two nights bed and breakfast. This is a lovely old style hotel with a piano in the foyer and wood paneling around. Rooms were very comfortable indeed. Free wifi . Lovely english breakfast. Also just metres off the front and 15mins walk into the town centre. Smashing hotel

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BURL-GM, General Manager at The Burlington Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you for writing a review and glad to hear that you had a great stay with us. The Burlington has plenty of character indeed, yet offering modern facilities. I look forward to welcoming you again soon. Yours sincerely More

Kent
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were married at this hotel in July, with a reception afterwards. Many of our guests stayed there for the weekend. The Functions Manager changed during the planning, but the handover was seamless. Heidi planned our wedding and reception meticulously, and helped to guide us through what was a very busy weekend. Some early confusion over our... More

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BURL-GM, General Manager at The Burlington Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you for writing a review and thank you for choosing the Burlington Hotel for your wedding reception. Your compliments have been passed to our Events Co-ordinator, Heidi, and to all our team. I would like to renew my congratulations and I look forward to welcoming you again in the future, why not for valentines? Yours sincerely More

livingston
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second. Stay at this hotel could not fault it from arrival until departure. All the staff were very attentive and accommodating. The room allocated to us was spacious and comfortable. The food was of a high standard and we would not hesitate to recommend this hotel. We will be returning and wish to thank all the staff for making our... More

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BURL-GM, General Manager at The Burlington Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you for your review and glad to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay on this second occasion. Your compliments have been passed to our team and we hope to see you again soon. Yours sincerely More

Exeter, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from a two night stay at this beautiful hotel. I have read several reviews and decided to give my honest opinion. We chose a standard double room so I wasn't expecting too much, it turned out to be fantastic , we had separate bathroom with shower it was all so spotless, fabulous sea views too, flat screen tv... More

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BURL-GM, General Manager at The Burlington Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you for your review and pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the Burlington and everything was up to your satisfaction. Please note that we also offer Superior rooms with seaviews which are bigger and more spacious, great for any special occasions like our romance package. Your compliments have been passed to our restaurant team... More

Reading, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this for an overnight stop and an early morning get away to the Shuttle. Great hotel They gave us an upgrade without our asking. The room was very spacious and very clean with a modern four poster bed. We will definitely use again. First rate.

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BURL-GM, General Manager at The Burlington Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you for leaving a review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your overnight stop at the Burlington. Please note that we do often upgrade our guests if our superior rooms are available, otherwise I suggest it is always worth to upgrade for a small extra charge. I hope to see you again soon. Yours sincerely More

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Address: Earls Avenue, Folkestone CT20 2HR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Folkestone
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Burlington Hotel 3*
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