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King's Lynn
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was built in the 1860's and although it has been modernised there are clearly some difficulties to resolve. The lift is I guess a later addition and is very small and slow, and I imagine that en suite facilities have been added to the rooms, making them on the small side and oddly shaped. That said, this is... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked for one night as we were traveling on the ferry the next morning. My husband omitted to notice it had no car park so we spent quite some time trying to find somewhere to park our car, we managed to find one space on the street a good walk away! The picture of the hotel looks as if... More 

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Arundel, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best Western clearly believe that variety is the spice of life - BW hotels come in all shapes and sizes. The Clifton Hotel is traditional but I liked it - don't go there for ultimate pampered luxury and a room full of gizmos, but do go for a couple of relaxing nights looking out over the sea with pleasant walks... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here on a recent trip to Folkestone. This a lovely period property, with elegant decor, ideally located for a romantic stroll along the Leas, a walk down to the beach, restaurants, or great sea views. The room we stayed in was spacious, clean, and quiet. We didn't eat at the hotel, but it was good to have the option... More 

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Gainsborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our second visit and won't be our last. The hotel is old fashioned. However i really like that. The rooms all have character, there are numerous day rooms you can relax in. This is what you would expect an old seaside Hotel to be. If you are looking for a very modern clinical experience, this is not the... More 

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Bromley, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely hotel located on the cliff tops of Folkestone , full of charm and Victorian style , the room was a lovely size and very clean but was in need of a spruce up to bring it up to date. The staff are very nice and helpful and I would not hesitate to book another stay

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krakow, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic location. Sea view from our room. Room old fashioned but clean and comfortable Lovely breakfast unfortunately the waiter serving it was rude and abrupt to everyone. Parking permit was issued for only £2.00 but it was not easy to find a space.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for one night. Parking was, get what you can as the hotel has no allocated parking. The roads have parking spaces but if you arrive after 6pm it's very much pot luck. The rooms are ok but ours on the four floor left us with carrying luggage along corridors up steps to a room in corner in the roof.... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked for one night as usual hotel was fully booked. Reception staff are very pleasant and helpful, shame that you haver to pay for parking, although £2 for 24 hours is very cheap. Everywhere smells a bit dusty and levels of housekeeping are poor, lots of dust on banisters, mouldings, ledges etc in public areas. Layout of rooms is very... More 

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Thank NorwichCarrow
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The trouble with Best Western is you never know what you are going to get! The Lift is incredible, i would hate to have 2 people in it at once who do not know each other! Room was ok, shower was rubbish, very small shower head and not great pressure and took 10 minutes to "warm" up to tepid. Breakfast... More 

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  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Clifton Hotel

Address: | The Leas, Clifton Gardens, Folkestone CT20 2EB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Folkestone
Price Range: $79 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Clifton Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 80
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