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The Rob Roy Guest House

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227 Dover Rd, Folkestone CT19 6NH , England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
14 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the B&B in Folkstone before travelling to France. Everything previous guests say about this place is spot on. Very convenient for the crossing, lovely welcome, breakfast is a treat also. Sarah could not be more welcoming or helpful. Would highly recommend.

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sarah F, Owner at The Rob Roy Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time out of your holiday to do the review. Glad you had a good time here and we hope to see you again in the future. Regards Sarah and Jim More 

Salem, Oregon
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Guest House was clean, welcoming, and charming. Each room was complete with whatever the traveler might need. The décor was attractively creative. We were welcomed warmly by the proprietor, Sarah Fulton, who offered whatever help we might need. The Rob Roy is close to the Channel Tunnel as well as the White Cliffs of Dover and a charming beach... More 

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sarah F, Owner at The Rob Roy Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review. You have a great family and it was lovely to meet them. I hope our paths cross again in the future. Regards Sarah and Jim More 

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came down to Folkestone for a family wedding and really enjoyed our stay here. Received a warm welcome from Sarah and had the ground floor en-suite room with a door to the garden and little patio area. Room was lovely,ideal for my husband who sometimes has problems with walking. Spotlessly clean, lovely comfy bed and tasty freshly cooked breakfast. Would... More 

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sarah F, Owner at The Rob Roy Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for the lovely review. Glad you had a good time and we hope to see you in the future. Keep well, regards Sarah and Jim More 

Brittany
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank you Sarah helping us with overnight parking and for the use of your lovely garden room, we had all the facilities we could want and slept well. Breakfast was excellent and your advice on departure time accurate for our train. I am only sorry you were busy in the kitchen when it was time to leave and that we... More 

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sarah F, Owner at The Rob Roy Guest House, responded to this review

Hi and thanks for the lovely review. I was also sorry that I did not get a chance to say farewell and glad you got to the tunnel on time. Regards Sarah and Jim Just a small correction but Room 1 is our ground floor room with access to our garden and Room 4 is our family room upstairs, just... More 

Huntsville, Utah
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Wonderful B&B/Guest House convenient to Folkestone and the Channel Tunnel. The rooms are small but equipped with as many amenities as the proprietor Sarah can cram in. The beds were comfortable, the wifi effective, the room clean and the breakfast excellent and cooked to order. The free parking was a bit of a dance to get everyone's cars in, but... More 

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sarah F, Owner at The Rob Roy Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to do a reviewand it was lovely to meet you and chat. We hope that you feel that you were not cramped in the room. We are a traditional guest house which aims to be clean with a comfy bed and a tasty breakfast, as you said yourself 'if you wanted the Hilton, book the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Very welcoming, good room, comfortable with a good breakfast. Organising the booking was easy and the owners were quick to answer emails. There is parking at the front and on the road. Access from the M20 is easy. We would stay again!

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sarah F, Owner at The Rob Roy Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for the lovely review. Hope that we can acommodate you again in the future. Regards Sarah and Jim More 

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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We (and our dog - collie), spent a lovely night at the Rob Roy B&B. The owners were lovely and couldn't have been more helpful. A dog bowl and treat were provided on arrival and as we were a little late to go out for food they brought us some take-out menus and allowed us to eat our Thai food... More 

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444sarahf, Owner at The Rob Roy Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks Jenny for the kind review. If we are full we do move cars around to accommodate the early departures. As you say we have plenty of free parking along the road if need be. Take care and hope to see you next year. regards Sarah and Jim More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

I was in the area for a social event and to have a look around for a couple of days. This was a great base. The owners are very welcoming, friendly and helpful and the atmosphere felt very relaxed. My mum and I stayed in a twin room with the shared bathroom - everything about the room was well thought... More 

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444sarahf, Owner at The Rob Roy Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for the lovely review. It was nice to meet you and your mum. Regards Sarah and Jim More 

Leighton Buzzard, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Just back from our bank holiday weekend in Folkestone. What a lovely staying that was. Rob Roy guesthouse is truly excellent. Very welcoming owners Sara and Jim made us feel like home. The room we stayed in with our 5 years old son (nr 1 ground floor) was really nice and had access to the garden. Really comfortable bed-slept better... More 

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444sarahf, Owner at The Rob Roy Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Kasia for a lovely review. Your little boy was a delight. Hope to see you all again in the future. Regards Sarah and Jim More 

Eyemouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Lovely welcoming guest house that allows dogs. Lovely room and breakfast, peaceful and relaxed. Stayed in ground Floor room 1 so could let our dog out into garden for its toilets, lovely homemade cake was offered at reception, it was delicious! Would definitely recommend.

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444sarahf, Owner at The Rob Roy Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for the lovely review. Glad you enjoyed the breadpudding, I do this know and again, good way to use up any left over crusts. I also make the shortbread biscuits in the rooms much nicer than the processed ones.....I have been told. Hope that we see you all again, regards Sarah and Jim. More 

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