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The Southcliff

2.0 of 5 22 - 26 The Leas, Folkestone CT20 2DY, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Like the title says, it depends what you went for. We wanted a 1 night stay before an early channel tunnel crossing. Out first find was a premier travel inn, for about £70-80 for the night, when we spotted this. £37 for the night for 2 people including breakfast. We couldnt resist. FIRST IMPRESSIONS If you go for the coach... More 

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Swansea County, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed for 1 night (thankfully) before catching an early shuttle crossing. We were not expecting much due to the price paid, but some of the reviews were positive so if it was just a matter of redecorating the place, that would be ok. The fact is, it's more than just a lick of paint that is required. Yes, the whole... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stopped over the weekend on a coach party, before I went I did the silly thing of reading all the negative reviews on here, so was not expecting much, how wrong was I! I could not fault the hotel at all, yes it is basic, but what do you expect for the price. It was warm, very clean and... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel is dated and in need of refurbishment,the furniture is tired and so is the paintwork. The carpets are well worn and could do with being replaced. The price is reasonable and the service was good the staff are friendly and helpful. Being Tinsel & Turkey we had a nice Christmas Meal setting with a gift in the dinning... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed in this hotel on a Friday night and paid extra for a sea view room. The Reception staff were very friendly, but the hotel itself felt like nothing had changed since the 1980's. The whole place felt really tired and the bedroom itself was like nothing I had every experienced before. I felt like it was meant for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service. Staff polite, efficient, felt valued. Food excellent. Venue is clean and comfortable and in a perfect setting, overlooking the English Channel. Will. definitely revisit during the summer.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently had our Rock Choir Christmas party at the southcliff hotel and it was wonderful. The Xmas meal was delicious and the staff were efficient and friendly. Thanks again to the general manager Ian Jackson for a great evening. We will be sure to book again next year.

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes this is a basic hotel. But it's very clean, warm and the breakfast staff were great. First imoressions were don't mention the war or ask for a Waldorf Salad but that wasn't entirely fair. Needs a good refurb but then it wouldn't cost 20 bed and breakfast would it. Hard to fault for the money and better than many... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly staff in the dining Area Reception staff need more polish but were okay Room cosy and quiet some maintenance required Breakfast okay Hotel needs more love and gif given more attention to detail has the potential to be good

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed overnight at southciff,room was clean ample hot water and warm,food was hot and tasty basicmeals but you get what you pay for value for money,staff very friendly,onlycomplaint i have is staff in dining room not very organised had early breakfast but had to wait 45mins onlyjust caught the shuttel to france,wouldstay there again and hope they can train diningroom... More 

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Address: 22 - 26 The Leas, Folkestone CT20 2DY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Folkestone
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — The Southcliff 2*
Number of rooms: 68
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The Southcliff Hotel Folkestone
Southcliff Hotel Folkestone
The Southcliff Folkestone, Kent, UK

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