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Railway Hotel

Preston St., Faversham ME13 8PE, England
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed for 2 nights in October. Friendly welcome and room was all we needed. Although a little dated and tired looking the room was clean with great storage and the bed really comfortable. There was plenty of tea, coffee hot chocolate etc and these were filled daily.and the free WiFi was excellent. A bit of an issue with the... More

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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Room was very large but in desperate need of a make over especially the bathroom was very disappointed with that!!! Room no3 was quite noisy with traffic and pub customers till early hours! Didn't bother with breakfast as there is a really nice weatherspoons down the road, some lovely quaint restaurants to choose from too Even though I wasn't impressed... More

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9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We had a really warm, friendly welcome, although staff were rushed off their feet because the hop festival was on. The room was great, - very clean and comfortable and had a relaxed, homely feel. Breakfasts were great - especially the locally made sausages - definitely not made of cardboard or MDF! We would definitely love to go back! The... More

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Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Stayed here for a couple of nights in August, staff were friendly and helpful, room (no4) was lovely with triple aspect windows, plenty of complimentary tea coffee and biscuits and linen changed daily, shower room adequate for a short stay, there was loads of storage space as its a large room, which includes a sofa. A little pricey as breakfast... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I stayed in this lovely hotel in July for a weekend, when i visited friends in Faversham. The staff are very friendly and welcoming, the room was clean, plenty of complimentary tea and coffee. They clean your room and change your towels every day. You have to pay extra for breakfast (£6), but you get an excellent full english, cereals,... More

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Otley, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We stayed at this hotel several years ago. When we knew we were returning to Faversham, we had no hesitation in booking it again as we'd had an excellent stay. However, this time we were very disappointed. At £80.00 per night, not including breakfast (and payable on arrival), we felt our room was overpriced, given its condition. The bathroom was... More

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Andrea K, Manager at Railway Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kay W Thank you for your recent review. Your complaint was fully justified. We were shocked to read it and couldn't believe it at first as cleanliness is of paramount importance to us all at The Railway. Immediate investigation proved your point. Further inspections revealed other problems with the same member of staff who has been dealt with appropriately.... More

Colchester, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Overall the hotel served its purpose. The staff are by far the best thing about this hotel, helpful and friendly. The food in the hotel restaurant is also very good value. The rooms are of a good size, however very noisy - for example you can hear every door open/slam shut, and even feel yourself moving when people move around... More

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15 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

At £80 per night without breakfast the Railway represents poor value. While the rooms are cosy they badly need refurbishment, particularly the bathrooms. The shower just about delivered water that was warm enough to wash. There are better places to stay in Faversham that charge a similar price. The hotel is situated on a road junction, so take your ear... More

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Although this establishment is showing some signs of it's age, the friendly, knowledgeable landlord and his staff more than compensate for any shortcomings in decor, fittings etc. Well kept ales and a good selection of food prepared using locally sourced produce with quirky but comfortable rooms and free on site parking complete the offer at this establishment. Good location for... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

We stayed as a couple for two nights as B& B. Regretably in our bedroom the pipework produced a continual annoying clicking sound when the heating was on which was even evident in the restaurant area. Our other main disappointment was the breakfast, where the tables were not laid, the choice was poor and the service even poorer. We have... More

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Address: Preston St., Faversham ME13 8PE, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Faversham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 7
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