The Burlington Hotel
The Burlington is an attractive Folkestone hotel situated on the seafront in the popular and quiet district of Folkestone West.The hotel’s Edwardian architecture delivers spacious rooms and high ceilings and there’s also a passenger lift to most floors. All rooms are en-suite with satellite TV, hairdryer, trouser press and coffee making facilities. Some also have spa baths and sea views.
A channel tunnel hotel in a Folkestone sea front location, however this hotel has the best bar / grill / beer garden on Folkestone’s sunny seafront promenade. As it’s one of the smaller hotels in Folkestone, there isn’t a reception and guests are asked to check in via Skuba Bar next door.Staff at the Portland Hotel are well-known to be friendly, helpful and courteous, in fact the Skuba Bar next door is an extremely popular venue for lunch, dinner and evening drinks for the locals.
The Southcliff Hotel Folkestone
Located right on The Leas, which is Folkestone’s seafront promenade and is the cheapest hotel in the area with full sea views of France on a clear day.As a two star hotel you can’t expect luxurious modern fittings, however reviews suggest that the hotel staff are extremely helpful and the rooms are well proportioned and clean.There is free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel and each room is en-suite with tea and coffee making facilities and satellite TV. Some rooms have sea views and a balcony. The booking rate includes a full english breakfast.
Mercure Hythe Imperial Hotel and Spa
A beautiful Victorian hotel with spectacular views over the English Channel. The hotel is located immediately next to Hythe beach and seafront and leisure facilities include a large indoor heated swimming pool, spa bath, steam, floodlit tennis courts, a treatment therapy centre and a 18-tee links golf course.The golf course is immediately next door to the hotel and runs parallel with the English Channel. The par 68 links offers nine holes, 18 tees and is known to be quite unforgiving with the second hole alone being 549 yards.
Kentmere Guest House
This Bed and Breakfast is only eight minute’s drive from the channel tunnel terminal in Folkestone’s town centre. All rooms are en-suite and non-smoking. One of the family rooms can sleep five at a squeeze. The Continental breakfast is available as standard and a Full English Breakfast is available for a surcharge on most days, however you should check with the owner the night before if you want to make sure.Reviews of this guest house are generally very positive, citing the friendly and attentive owners and the nice breakfast. Bedding is described as clean and crisp and the rooms are well maintained.
The Relish Guest House
One of the few truly luxurious hotels near the Channel Tunnel. The Relish successfully combines the design and facilities of a London hotel with the warm friendliness of a local seaside Guest House. Each room is unique, but equal in style and luxury.The owners of the Relish believe that being a great hotel is all in the details. You’ll receive a complimentary glass of wine or beer upon arrival and there’s endless freshly brewed coffee and tea with homemade cake during your stay. All rooms have a TV and DVD player and there is free Wi-Fi throughout.
The Clifton Hotel Folkestone
Traditional hotel dating back to 1864 on Folkestone’s sunny seafront overlooking the English Channel.
Most rooms have sea views and all rooms have either an en-suite bathroom or shower room. There is free high speed internet access and Wi-Fi throughout the hotel and each room includes telephone, coffee making facilities, complimentary toiletries, clock and hairdryer. Decor is in keeping with the style of the building. Ironing facilities are available on request.
Premier Inn Folkestone
The Premier Inn in Folkestone is the second closest hotel to the Channel Tunnel. Situated just off Junction 13 of the M20 and only 7 minutes drive to the Eurotunnel Terminal.With the Good Night Guarantee you can be sure of a restful night, or receive your money back! It’s a bold claim, but with their King Size Hypnos beds, black out blinds and cosy Fogarty duvets and pillows you can see why they are happy to make it.All rooms include powerful showers, Freeview TV, tea and coffee making facilities, Imperial Leather shower gel, hair dryer, desk with free Wi-Fi should you need to work in your room. There is a 100% non-smoking policy at this hotel.
Holiday Inn Express Folkestone
The Express by Holiday Inn in Folkestone is the closest hotel to the Channel Tunnel. Situated just off Junction 12 of the M20, this Holiday Inn was opened in 2008 and the accommodations are still in excellent condition.All rooms include en-suite shower, flat screen TV, tea and coffee making facilities, hair dryer, desk with hardwired internet access (chargeable), pay per view movies, air-conditioning and an iron and ironing board is available on request. There is a 100% non-smoking policy at this hotel.