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Bleak House

Fort Road, Broadstairs CT10 1EY, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Upminster
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here recently for three days in the Fagin Suite. On arrival we were welcomed by Ben, a very friendly and efficient young man, and offered tea on the terrace overlooking Viking Bay. We were then taken up to the Fagin Suite, which was light, airy and comfortable......after a good nights sleep we enjoyed an excellent full English breakfast.... More 

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west malling
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We have stayed in the Copperfield Suite twice now (once for our first wedding anniversary and then for my 30th birthday). In terms of decor, it is the best room I have ever stayed in! The bed is huge, the bath is massive, the room is decorated really well and there are lots of little details that really add to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Had a great nights sleep stayed in the 3 bed apartment . Quirky building comfy beds fascinating decor. We loved the staff particularly our nightcap waiter great with the kids. The smugglers cove was a great little historic museum and the Dickens study didn't disappoint ! Breakfast was top notch and they provide full size towels most places don't so... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Stayed in the dorret room and found it clean and tidy,hotel had character and breakfast was great full English portions ample . Jeff the waiter ,porter,jack of all trades was very helpful. Location good and has a seaview, can't say anything negative will go again

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Welling, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Just returned from a 2 night stay with friends for a birthday celebration. We were greeted by Jake and Geoffrey who were friendly and helpful. We stayed in the Nicholas Nickleby appartment which met our needs perfectly. Very clean and comfortable, with lovely views over Broadstairs seafront. The breakfast was second to none and plenty of it too. Served in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

I found myself in Broadstairs by accident and it ended up being a dreamy stay entirely thanks to Bleak House and its staff. The House itself is for the stuff of Legends, literally, thanks to its association to Charles Dickens and it appealed to me in a very personal way. The attention to detail is outstanding, from the furniture to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

My husband and I booked recently for an overnight weekend stay. The staff were all lovely, so welcoming and helpful, nothing was too much trouble. The top floor apartment we stayed in was immaculate & the views over Broadstairs town, Viking Bay beach and the sea from Bleak House are second to none. Loved the spa bath positioned in front... More 

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 via mobile

Just returned from lovely weekend in Broadstairs celebrating my 50th Birthday. Treated ourselves to stay at Bleak House in the Copperfield suite with it's amazing views over Viking Bay it's breathtaking. From the moment we arrived and greeted by the lovely Jake to the moment we sadly had to leave we felt special. Jake couldn't do more to make our... More 

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N_H_M_12, Public Relations Manager at Bleak House, responded to this review

Can I just start by saying how nice it is to hear that we have made your special birthday as special as we could. All our staff work extra hard to ensure the best service possible doing whatever we can to exceed this. Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review and we only hope that we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Booked via the Internet last minute and managed to find this little gem! Jake welcomed us, lovely big smile, very helpful and a pleasure to meet such and enthused and professional young man. He actually makes the venue something more special than it already is. Stayed in the apartment at the top of bleak house having to pass CHARLES DICKENS... More 

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N_H_M_12, Public Relations Manager at Bleak House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time out to write this lovely review. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay, as above all else, customer satisfaction is our number 1 aim and we love to hear when guests are happy. We hope we will see you again to welcome you back to Bleak House. Kind Regards, Jake More 

High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

It REALLY did feel like home only better and with the butler in bonus. Was it the entrance with its fire roaring or the normal size staircase? Or the fact that we had to use the kitchen door after 5pm I cannot say.... We enjoyed tremendously our Easter week end. We arrived on Easter Friday with a bleak, foggy, cold... More 

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N_H_M_12, Public Relations Manager at Bleak House, responded to this review

Hi I would just like to say thank you for writing this review. I can see that you enjoyed your stay which makes us very happy as all of our staff here at Bleak House do the best we can to ensure a relaxing break away. Thank you again and we hope to hear from you soon. Kind Regards, Jake More 

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