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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having done thorough research into hotels and guesthouses in Margate, I have booked a couple of nights in the Guesthouse but have ended up staying over 3 months... The Guesthouse was very clean and cosy and I woke up everyday seeing the sea and the beach from my window. Staff were extremly friendly and flexible and the Guesthouse had an... More 

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Gravesend, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend stayed here just Saturday to Sunday. We went to Margate in the hope to find somewhere for the night and this little place caught our eye first with the Pink outside and of course it sounded girly! As soon as we knocked Regan opened the door and was she lovely and welcoming! I defiantly recommend staying... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

We booked an impromptu stay at the Bear Guest House last night, it was extremely convenient for everything Margate has to offer! Lovely friendly staff, beautifully appointed room, really clean and fresh. Beautiful sea view! Guest house really quiet! Perfect place to stay to explore Margate! Would recommend! Thanks very much!

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Booked a single night over Bank Holiday Weekend to see friends, Regan & Greg were excellent and welcoming hosts making the stay feel very home from home. Had a very nicely decorated single room overlooking Margate beach and harbour arm, room was exceptionally clean, nice to have the addition of the microwave in the room and the TV was good... More 

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Thetford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

I had a wonderful stay at the Bear Guesthouse n Regan n Greg made me very welcome and we're such lovely people I just had the single room it had everything I needed even a microwave which was a bonus an the power shower was lovely n hot with a big head on it which was gr8. Their was a... More 

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Redditch, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

What can I say about the Bear, Regan and family are the nicest people you could want to meet. I stayed there whilst I was working in Broadstairs for 10 weeks. Regan made it feel a real home from home. The room had a fridge, tea/coffee making stuff and a microwave along with Freeview tv, what more do you need,... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

came for a weekend ended up staying 6 weeks, comfortable room with shower, coffee making facilities, sea view, owners treated me like family from the start. Will be returning, great value. really nice place to stay

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

The Bear Guest House has an excellent central beach front location 2 minute walk from Dreamland and 1 minute from Margate station. The clean homely atmosphere and exceptional value was perfect. Thank you

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

We stayed at The Bear Inn while attending a wedding in Margate. We will defiantly be going again! Regan and her partner (apologies I forget his name now) were super friendly and made us feel welcome from the moment we arrived. The decor was retro and fun, although it seemed small from the outside the room was surprisingly spacious! The... More 

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Romford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

If you're looking for the ideal spot in Margate, this the place to stay. Right I on the front overlooking the bay my room had (brill views) TV, DVD player fridge, tea/coffee making facilities and was spotlessly clean. Tegan and staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The unique decor was an education every time I climbed the stairs, it was... More 

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Friendly, well established, small family run guest house with affordable rates. Grade 2 listed Georgian building, located very near to Margate train station and the beach. There is some free unlimited parking outside of our property and parking is easily available in nearby streets. We have 6 comfortable, well appointed rooms in total which include: Room 1 (a family room sleeping 4), Room 2 (a double room), Room 3 (a single room), Room 4 (a single room), Room 5 (a triple room) and Room 6 (a family room sleeping 4). Four of our rooms have stunning sea views and one other has a partial sea view. All rooms have complimentary tea/coffee making facilities, mineral water, fridge, TV including many free sat channels, and complimentary toiletries. DVD players are also available upon request. Free unlimited high-speed Wi-Fi is available throughout our property. Please note that rooms are let on a room only basis i.e. we do not offer breakfast. However there are plenty of nice places to eat nearby. As we are a listed building, our rooms do not offer full ensuite, however each room has its own private shower and hand basin. Toilets are located nearby on each landing. Discounts for long-term stays are available and we offer 10% discount on stays of 5 nights or more. Contractors welcome. Children and small infants' welcome- children under 2 stay free and there is a 50% discount for children 12 and under. We have travel cots available at no extra charge. Cyclists also welcome. Check-in is anytime from 2pm and check-out is 11am on the day of departure. The property is non-smoking throughout. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bear Guest House

Address: 12 Buenos Ayres | Margate, Kent., Margate CT9 5AE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Isle of Thanet > Margate
Price Range: $82 - $93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
The Bear Guest House Margate, Kent
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