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A fine place to stay in Folkestone.

The BEST WESTERN Clifton Hotel in Folkestone is perched on the famous Leas, with views across the Channel to France.

You'll be just a stroll from the sands of the East Cliff Beach, and just minutes from the town centre and harbour.And as the hotel dates back to the 18th Century, you'll enjoy as much character as you do convenience!

Whether you want to shop til you drop, walk or run on the Leas, take in a theatre show or simply do nothing back at the hotel, we're certain you'll leave feeling perfectly refreshed. A nearby coastal park will keep the kids happy too.

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Location

The Leas
Clifton Gardens
Folkestone
Kent
CT20 2EB
England
AA

Summary

Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service, Lift to all floors
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is parking available nearby.
Pets: Accepted
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00

Rooms & Rates

Facilities

Dining and Bars

Our Head Chef has over 10 years experience, having trained in English cooking as well as European cuisine. He worked for two years in a 5 star hotel in Spain before rejoining our team back in Blighty!

Chef Lee

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Garden Restaurant

Our restaurant is the ideal venue for a leisurely meal. After all, it overlooks our private gardens! On Sunday lunchtimes our resident pianist will delight you with your favourite tunes while the Chef delights you with your meal.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:30 - 09:30
Lunch: 12:30 - 14:00
Dinner: 19:00 - 21:15
Weekend times may vary
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Clifton Bar

Relax with your favourite tipple in our leather armchairs, cosy-up to our life-like fire in winter and listen to our pianist on Sundays and special occasions!

Opening hours

12:00-24:00
Weekend times may vary

Golf

Hythe Imperial

Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 9
Par: 68
Distance: 0 Yards
No handicap required

Location

7.00 miles away in Hythe

Prices

9 holes Yes

Weddings

Whatever you need, we can make it happen. Choose the BEST WESTERN Clifton Hotel for your wedding and we'll ensure that it really is the most special day of your life!

Wedding service and reception venue

Our light, airy Pleydell Suite is the perfect place for the perfect day. It also has a dancefloor for the perfect night!

Catering

Just say the word and well serve up some great wedding food for you and your guests!

Registrar

Registry office:





Get in touch with Cristi Manea

For any enquiries please call Cristi manea on 01303 851231

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type CT20 2EB

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Nearest motorway: M20, J13, 2.00 miles
Nearest train station: Folkestone Central, 1.00 miles
Nearest airport: london Gatwick, 75.00 miles

Address
The Leas
Clifton Gardens
Folkestone
Kent
CT20 2EB
England


What's nearby?

Sports

  • Bannatyne (1.5 miles)

  • Folkestone Bowls club (1.5 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Dover Castle (6 miles)

  • Leeds Castle (30 miles)

  • France (33 miles)

  • Cathedral of Canterbury (20 miles)

  • The Leas Cliff Hall (0 miles)

Shopping

  • Folkestone (0.2 miles)

  • Ashford (13 miles)

  • Canterbury (20 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

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Enjoy floor to ceiling windows at the BEST WESTERN Clifton Hotel, as well as wall-to-wall hospitality from our attentive staff.

Available room set ups

Banquet
Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
U shape

Pleydell

The Pleydell Room is situated on the ground floor overlooking the Garden area and is suitable for both Meetings and Dinner Dance Parties

Romney

The Romney Room is situated on the ground floor overlooking the Garden area and id suitable for Training courses and can be used in conjunction with the Pleydell Room

Garden

The Garden Room is situated on the ground floor overlooking the Garden area suitable for smaller meeting and Dinner parties




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Pleydell 80 32 32 30 75
Romney 50 18 20 20 40
Garden 40 14 14 20 32
Bouverie 40 14 16 18 0
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

  • Trip Advisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 239 traveller reviews
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Rating

Decent hotel

28/06/2015 Darren K, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

The hotel is well located in the town of Folkestone and offers parking (£1 a day) with food available throughout the day in good sized rooms. The rooms are basic but offer everything you need and are ... more

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Tired hotel

22/06/2015 LondonHovis, London

Tired hotel in need of Gordon Ramsey. It really could do with bringing into this century. Paint/décor and a general coordination of the interior greatly needed. Apart from that nice staff and great... more

Rating

In need of modernisation

16/06/2015 MissChelseaBun, Cranbrook, United Kingdom

The staff are very pleasant but the hotel itself is very tired and dated. Our room was very small and the shower was blocked - although staff assured us they would look at it when we informed them on ... more

Rating

Right price for what it is

16/06/2015 Dave P, billingham

Good bits are that we got to take our bikes into our rooms rather than leave them on the car roof with a promise not to scratch the wallpaper. the location is good for our day trip cycling in an event... more

Rating

Basic but decent enough

16/06/2015 dave p,

The good bit are the price, location and the fact I was allowed to take my bike to my room rather than leave it on my car roof as I was doing a cycle ride in France early next day Bad bits are there ... more