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The Bell Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   The Quay, Sandwich CT13 9EF , England
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Ranked #1 of 3 hotels in Sandwich
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Ian B Sunderland, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at The Bell hotel for 2 nights, very disappointed with what we got. Food ok waiter service a bit slow but not fantastic, staff friendly, room clean but in need of refurb as could reception area. Don't even think about it if you have any sort of mobility problems as no lift and lots and lots of stairs.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed there for one night and glad that we only booked one nigh The room was ok with tea and coffee and fresh milk which was a nice touch. The toilet wasn't working properly, and the shower head and window catch were broken. We parked in the Council car park, at 90p per hour and after mentioning this to... More

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Dover, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
24 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel in July for one night and that was one night too many. The service in the restaurant was non existent and the food was poor value for money. After booking a room and making a dinner reservation in their fine dining restaurant we assumed we would receive fine dining service but how wrong we were.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely hotel, well furnished and very welcoming. We stayed for one night for our anniversary, so wanted somewhere comfortable but where we could dress up a bit and enjoy dinner, drinks and relaxing place to sit and chat all in one place. The value for money was excellent with a great Sunday night deal for three course dinner, bed... More

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Essex, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

An historic hotel in a beautiful, quaint town; the rooms were large and the beds were lovely. The restaurant and bar are in the modern part of the hotel, and the food, service and atmosphere were all great. As you may expect with a medieval town, parking at the hotel is very limited, but the main town car park is... More

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Brussels, Belgium
14 reviews 14 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed recently on a golfing trip. Ideal location , though parking can be difficult , seems to be the norm for Sandwich . Excellent restaurant , good choice of reasonable wines . Superb lamb dish , starters ok but not if you are starving . Very nice modern bar , good selection of beers and wine by the glass ,... More

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

We only stayed for one night, but the room although small was clean and well stocked with tea, coffee and toiletries. We ate in the restaurant and the food was excellent. Only downside - the colour of the shirts the staff wear is horrible!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Bell Hotel for our wedding anniversary and found the location online as we were interested in exploring the east coast. The hotel is in an excellent location on the quay in Sandwich. We booked the Riverside View suite, I believe the 2nd most expensive room in the large, redecorated hotel. The room was large, spacious and... More

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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was very pleasantly surprised with this hotel. It has been refurbished up to modern standards but has not lost any charm & original feel. The staff were all very friendly & helpful. We ate in the restaurant for dinner & the food was sublime. Breakfast in the morning was a feast to satisfy the hungriest of people-my partner was in... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very comfortable hotel. Good bathroom, excellent towels. Meals good and reasonably priced. You have the option of restaurant or bar menus. Staff very friendly and helpful, welcome visitors. Some noise from outside, not from the hotel but one pub opposite. Also from a "Greek Night" in a neighbouring restaurant. The second time we have stayed at the "Bell", and... More

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Address: The Quay, Sandwich CT13 9EF , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Sandwich
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Bell Hotel 3*
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Bell Hotel Sandwich
The Bell Hotel Sandwich, Kent

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A traditional hotel with a chic modern twist. Thirty-seven individually decorated ensuite bedrooms, a restaurant menu which varies with seasonal availability and a choice of two beautifully refurbished function rooms. The Bell Hotel Sandwich is the ideal choice as a leisure destination or as a venue for weddings, conferences and private events.Throughout the year, the Bell Hotel holds events and exhibitions to: support the local arts, to promote the produce of local and regional farmers and growers and to participate in Sandwich festivals and celebrations ... more   less 
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