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Viking Guest House

4.0 of 5
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West Cliff Avenue, Broadstairs CT10 1QA, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Stotfold, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Just back from a long weekend and stayed 2 nights at the Viking. Rooms were very clean and bed was soft but comfy. Ideally situated but parking outside might be an issue in peak season. Landlord was very helpful and friendly. Breakfast was good, full English cereals ect. The only problem was the underpowered shower but just give yourself more... More 

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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Broadstairs is my birth town and home for nearly 40 years, so I love to return and meet up with old friends and family. We had a lovely stay in The Cream Room, although the bed was not massive the room was well fitted and very clean, everything was as it should be for. Smallish family run guest house, the... More 

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Faversham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Booked here for Valentines Night away and the room was spotless and landlord very friendly....would definatly book again and recommend to friends and family. Very welcoming. We had communication before arriving by email and was very pleased with the service

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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Wonderfully positioned close to all Broadstairs has to offer. Room was very comfortable, pleasantly decorated and exceptionally clean with good sized bathroom. Tony, the host, was very welcoming and served up an excellent breakfast. Will definitely visit again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Stayed at The Viking Guest House on a recommendation from friends (who can be very 'picky'). The owner was friendly and welcoming, rooms were very clean and comfortable. Ideal location literally just round the corner from the town centre and beach....but away from any noise and bustle. Plenty to do in Broadstairs....(there was a Food festival on at the time... More 

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Rickmansworth
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Clean place in centre of town near to beach and restaurants, several good ones nearby We tried the Charles dickens and prezzo. No on site parking which means parking 200 yards away. Not very welcoming/friendly all a bit businesslike Breakfast mediocre

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Super clean, super tidy, ideally situated with only a short walk to all of the main parts of Broadstairs, what a little gem of a Guest House, we will definitely be booking again. Great service by really nice hosts.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

We decided to go to Broadstairs at the last minute for a one-night break with our two children, aged 7 and 8. We booked the Viking online and then got on the train. We arrived a few hours later and it was all absolutely fine. The family room is ideal if you have two older children - they have their... More 

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london
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

just round the corner from Viking Bay perfectly positioned for all the bars,cafes,restaurants, shops and attractions Broadstairs has to offer,The rooms are nicely decorated, very clean and comfortable,have stayed in them all over the years. The family room is particularly good value and very nice having a double bed then two singles in an adjoining room.Nice breakfast served in the... More 

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London
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

A friend recommended The Viking, having stayed a few weeks previously "en famille". My partner and I decided to stay for a night on her recommendation, but found that our stay wasnt quite as marvellous as promised. The decor is incredibly chintzy in a style which I thought had died out in the 70s. But our biggest disappointment was the... More 

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