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Reviewed October 24, 2016

Martin was a great host, beds were comfortable. Lovely breakfast. Slept really well. Good value for money, home from home. Will definitely consider staying again when in the area. Highly recommend to anyone to stay here.

Thank Hannah B
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night before getting the ferry to Calais. We had a brilliant greeting very friendly and helpful very nice modern and spotlessly clean room. Owner couldn't help us enough he was brilliant we had a trailer and even helped with unhitching to park it, parking is limited although there's places around it. Location for the ferry... More 

Thank morag293
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Reviewed May 28, 2016

The Sundown is a nice B&B in the middle of Dover. The room was comfortable and had all the regular hotel amenities. The owner was very nice and suggested a decent place for us to eat on the water. He had a place for us to park around back and the WiFi was good (and frree).

Thank Jeremy L
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed April 2, 2016

Martin was a helpful and accomodating host, the room was comfortable and snug. A great place to stay. We stayed in the annex which was great, Martin allowed us full use of all the kitchen amenities which mean we could make meals and the like. I would recommend a stay here.

Thank craig93
Ely, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed April 27, 2015

We stayed at this guesthouse during a weekend trip to Dover. We brought our dog with us and stayed in the Annex portion of the guesthouse. Positives: The owner was endlessly kind and accommodating. She was extremely sweet to our pup! The room was clean and had everything we needed (except a hairdryer; I forgot mine). The guesthouse is very... More 

2 Thank Nathan-Lindsey C
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 7, 2015

There is nothing to fault about this place, highly recommend it! The people here are brilliant, we couldn't have been made to feel more welcome. The facilities are great, amazing shower and the beds give you the best nights sleep. We were doing a charity event and they were extremely helpful and very generous, even giving us snacks to eat... More 

3 Thank Lauren4aa
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Reviewed February 7, 2015

The place is lovely and homely, the people are exceptionally friendly and helpful, I couldn't ask for better. We felt extremely welcome and thoroughly enjoyed our stay - if only it could have been longer. The best B&B I have stayed at.

2 Thank balfourrob
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed February 1, 2015

My boyfriend and I stayed here for one night on a Saturday as we were in Dover visiting friends. Martin greeted us and took us into our room and was more than happy to give us directions of where to go and seemed to have an in depth knowledge of the area and it's attractions. The bed was very comfortable,... More 

1 Thank Jade L
Southampton, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
21 hotel reviews
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Reviewed November 11, 2014

My husband and I stayed here on a Friday & Saturday night as we had booked a day trip to France. I had a good feeling about the place when I called to say that we would be checking in quite late as we had a long journey to make to get to Dover. I was told 'not to worry'... More 

2 Thank luv2travel7273
East Anglia
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36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed September 19, 2014

I can't rate this b & b highly enough. Sonia and Martin make you so welcome that it's just like a home from home. The beds are extremely comfortable, the breakfast is delicious and I wouldn't want to stay anywhere else! Lifts to and from the ferry are considered part of the service. So happy to return here after a... More 

1 Thank jaydeeEastAnglia
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Martin & Sonia welcome you to their family run Victorian guest house. We offer fresh home cooked full English breakfast with vegetarian options. We are situated only minutes from the train station, town and docks and cruise terminals. We offer high quality en-suite rooms as well as budget rooms without en-suite facilities. Private parking facilities and secure garage parking for motorbikes and cycles. We also allow pets to stay with prior arrangements. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandown Guest House

Address: 229 Folkestone Road, Dover CT17 9SL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Dover
Price Range: $60 - $88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sandown Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“We were all the way upstairs. I don't think any room has an advantage.”
 of 5 bubbles jeremylV7401MX, May 28, 2016 | Read review
“Both the rooms I had were absolutely lovely!”
 of 5 bubbles jaydeeEastAnglia, Sep 19, 2014 | Read review
“Easy booking via mail. On special requests, e,g, number of people to sleep there, it is advisable to explain your needs to Sonja and Martin. They are supposed to be very well organised and will präsent a Solution which is both satisfactory and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles reinerl2013, Sep 12, 2013 | Read review
“All the rooms were great! Went with a group of seven people so booked 3 doubles and a single. All the rooms were clean, well decorated and had private bath. There was even an extra bath in case 2 people in same room needed to use facility at the same time. No pool or fitness equipment.”
 of 5 bubbles 534janetl, Jul 30, 2013 | Read review
“Get a room at the annex. All rooms there are new.”
 of 5 bubbles GitaWaterloo, Mar 26, 2013 | Read review
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