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Best Western Plus Dover Marina Hotel & Spa

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Enjoy the south coast scenery.

This 4-star hotel is just 1 minute walk from the beach, a 10 minute walk from Dover's port, and a 5 minute walk from the town centre. It offers tours of Dover, charming Regency decor, and many rooms with picturesque waterfront views.

We have a fantastically dedicated team who truly love looking after all our guests and delivering a fabulous experience. From the bar to the spa, and beyond, they will all make you feel welcome.

The hotel is in a Georgian terrace house, steeped in history, nestled under the famous White Cliffs in the shadow of Dover Castle with uninterrupted views out over the English Channel.

Enjoy a light bite or gourmet dinner; onsite Starbucks coffee or traditional English tea; or our extensive wine selection from The Waterfront Restaurant's beautiful sea-facing terrace. Guests can also enjoy light snacks in the bar and terrace or the Waterfront Cafe overlooking the Dover coastline.

Hotel facilities feature free high-speed internet access and complimentary parking. There are 3 function/meeting rooms and the Hotel front desk is open 24-hours The Waterfront Spa and Health Club has 7 spa treatment rooms, sauna, steam room Jacuzzi and gym.

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Location

Dover Waterfront
Waterloo Crescent

Dover
CT17 9BP
England
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6294*
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Summary

Parking opposite hotel. Pass available from reception. Arriving guests should park in loading bays at front entrance, Cambridge Rd, to collect pass. Guests can enjoy free use of the gym in the Health Club. Due to refurbishment, the Sauna will be closed until the end of January 2018 whilst a new Jacuzzi, Steam Room and Sauna are built.
Bars, Free WIFI, Gym, Restaurants, Sauna, Twenty Four Hour Service, Lift to all floors, Spa Pool/Jacuzzi
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is parking available nearby.
Pets: No Pets accepted Guide and hearing dogs only
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00

Facilities

Dining and Bars

Chef Satish Nalli

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Restaurant

Stunning sea views, a warm relaxed atmosphere, great food & outstanding service, the Waterfront Restaurant really is a special place to dine.

Our talented chefs prepare fresh, local produce with flair & imagination. Linger over breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea or dinner & soak up the view!

Opening hours

Breakfast: 06:30 - 10:30
Lunch: 12:00 - 14:30
Dinner: 18:00 - 22:00
Weekend times may vary
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Waterfront Bar & Lounge

The Waterfront Bar & Lounge is the perfect place to relax and enjoy a coffee or quiet drink. A selection of fine wines, continental beers, spirits and our very own special cocktail menu are available for you to enjoy after a day of sightseeing or working.

Overlooking the Dover sea front with the Dover Castle in the background, plus an outdoor seating area, the Waterfront Bar & Lounge is the perfect place to catch up with friends or to sit and have a quiet drink.

For those feeling hungry there are special bar menu meals available.

Opening hours

09:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary

Golf

Royal Cinque Ports

Course information

Course Type: Links
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 72
Distance: 6482 Yards
Handicap required

Location

10.9 miles away in Deal

Prices

9 holes Yes

Royal St Georges

Course information

Course Type: Links
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 70
Distance: 6630 Yards
Handicap required

Location

14.2 miles away in Sandwich

Prices

9 holes Yes

Spa & Leisure

The Waterfront Spa is open 7 days a week and treatment is by appointment. The Spa offers an extensive choice of treatments from Pedicures, massages, to specialist face treatments

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Spa

Our Spa has 3 treatment rooms. Customers also enjoy free access to our Gym and Sauna on the day

No. of treatment rooms: 3
Minimum guests (per booking): 1
Maximum guests (per booking): 10

Under 16 years old has to be accompanied with parents.

Opening times

Monday: 09:00- 19:00
Tuesday: 09:00- 19:00
Wednesday: 09:00- 19:00
Thursday: 09:00- 19:00
Friday: 09:00- 19:00
Saturday: 09:00- 19:00
Sunday: 10:00- 17:00

Leisure Facilities

  • Spa

  • Sauna

  • Relaxation Area

  • Gym

  • Steam Room

  • Jacuzzi

Gym

The fully equipped Gym is open for hotel guests from 7am to 9pm, 7 days a week.

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Treatments

The treatments are all given by fully trained and qualified professionals. All treatments are to be booked in advance

Type Treatment Time (mins) price (from)
Health & Beauty Facial 55 £55.00
Manicure 25 £15.00
Pedicure 60 £35.00
Salt Scrub 25 £35.00
Trio Of Treatments 90 £89.00
Waxing 15 £10.00
Massage Aromatherapy Massage 55 £65.00
Back, Neck Shoulder Massage 25 £35.00
Head Massage 25 £30.00
Sports Massage 55 £60.00
Swedish Massage 55 £55.00

Weddings

Boasting panoramic sea views and a beautiful bridal suite, this period Victorian hotel is an elegant venue that is both stunning and breath-taking.

We are proud of our exemplary service, superb food and an outstanding attention to detail.
The hotel offers the most impressive backdrop for your wedding with a sophisticated boutique feel to the interior dcor giving couples that touch of class. It takes advantage of a unique waterfront location with fantastic views of the sea, the magnificent white cliffs and Dover castle.
We have three beautiful rooms licensed for civil ceremonies.

The personal attention of our experienced Wedding Consultant will give you complete confidence. She will be on hand to advise on anything to do with your special day in the months and weeks prior to your wedding and on the day itself.

Our bespoke service ensures you have a stress free day with wonderful memories to treasure forever.

Please call or email us to arrange a viewing, get a quote and have an informal chat about your special day.

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Wedding service and reception venue

Discos, live bands, celebrities, magicians, a Master of Ceremonies, tribute acts. We can invite one or all of the above to your wedding celebrations! Whatever you want to theme your big day around, we'll go the extra mile to make it happen.

Catering

Our Gourmet Chef is renowned for his unique fusions of cuisines. Whatever you want us to serve up, we'll do it in stylewith a smile! From 5-course banquets to light lunch buffets, we will work with you to design a magical menu.

Honeymoon Suite

Our King sized four-poster Honeymoon Suite was designed by one of the countrys most respected interior designerswhich makes it the perfect place to enjoy your big night in! The Balcony is the perfect setting to unwind and relax with a glass of Champagne, as you toast the beautiful sunset as newlyweds.

Registrar

Registry office:
The Kent Registration Service
Invicta House, Maidstone, Kent ME14 1XX
07920585464




Aimee is very experienced in ensuring that the dream wedding becomes a reality.

She will be available to assist you with a

For any enquiries please call Aimee Langley on 01304 203633

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: M20, J, 6.00 miles
Nearest train station: Dover Priory, 0.70 miles
Nearest airport: london Gatwick, 80.00 miles

Address
Dover Waterfront
Waterloo Crescent
Dover
CT17 9BP
England


What's nearby?

Sports

  • Kent County Cricket Ground (16 miles)

  • Dover Athletic Football Ground (4 miles)

  • Dover Swimming & Fitness Leisure Centre (0.3 miles)

  • The Royal St. George's Golf Club (10 miles)

  • Broome Park Golf Course (12 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Ferry Terminal (0.4 miles)

  • Passenger Cruise Terminal (1 miles)

  • Canterbury Cathedral (13 miles)

  • Dover Castle (3 miles)

  • White Cliffs Of Dover (1 miles)

Shopping

  • De Bradelei Wharf Shopping Centre, Kent (0.1 miles)

  • Dover Town Shopping Centre (0.4 miles)

  • Deal Town Shopping Centre (9 miles)

  • Mccarthur Glen Warehouse outlet (35 miles)

  • Canterbury Town Centre (16 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

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The Best Western Plus Dover Marina Hotel & Spa's range of well appointed meeting & conference rooms are available for your exclusive use. Ideal for meetings, training courses, private dinners, weddings and banquets, the versatility of our rooms, which are all fully equipped to meet your requirement, means we can accommodate up to 110 attendees.

Available room set ups

Banquet
Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
U shape

Blenheim Suite

An ideal meeting room for medium size meetings

Chartwell Suite

The largest of our function rooms which can seat 110 theatre style

Churchill Suite

The smallest of our function rooms. Suitable for small private dinners, interviews, and small private meetings




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Blenheim Suite 40 24 15 20 24
Chartwell Suite 110 48 40 50 80
Churchill Suite 20 8 8 12 10
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 1349 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 365
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Rating: 1 91
Rating

OK but could have been better

15/07/2018 Derrell L,

Nice old hotel, good location by harbour. Booked sea view double with balcony which was a good size, as was the bathroom. All clean and comfortable. Unfortunately the floors were quite creaky and some... more

Owner Response
bwmarina, General Manager at Best Western Plus Dover Marina Hotel & Spa, responded to this review
Dear Derrell, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and valuable feedback with us. Please accept my sincerest apologies for the inconvenience you were caused during your recent stay with us, please be assured of our immediate follow up together with our team to ensure this does not happen again. The hotel is currently going through a part refurbishment which is due to be completed in 2018. We do hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back, please do let us know when you are next returning by emailing us on gm@dovermarinahotel.co.uk so that we can ensure you have a trouble free stay. Kind regards, Suresh Abbas General Manager
Rating

Alright but not the best

13/07/2018 Natalie S,

I was only staying 1 night in Dover while I caught up with a friend, the room was clean and the view was great but the toilet system was making noises every 5 mins not good to sleep with the noise. Fo... more

Owner Response
bwmarina, General Manager at Best Western Plus Dover Marina Hotel & Spa, responded to this review
Dear Natalie, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and valuable feedback with us. Please accept my sincerest apologies for the inconvenience you were caused during your recent stay with us, please be assured of our immediate follow up together with our team to ensure this does not happen again. The hotel is currently going through a part refurbishment which is due to be completed in 2018. We do hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back, please do let us know when you are next returning by emailing us on gm@dovermarinahotel.co.uk so that we can ensure you have a trouble free stay. Kind regards, Suresh Abbas General Manager
Rating

Old Property NOT worth it😏

13/07/2018 Sagar M,

Nothing really good about this property.I went there for my wife birthday & I requested champagne glasses, ice bucket, rose petals & birthday cake with her name on it. Rose petals were on the bed, bu... more

Owner Response
bwmarina, General Manager at Best Western Plus Dover Marina Hotel & Spa, responded to this review
Dear Sagar, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and valuable feedback with us. Please accept my sincerest apologies once again for the inconvenience you were caused during your recent stay with us, please be assured of our immediate follow up together with our team to ensure this does not happen again. The hotel is currently going through a part refurbishment which is due to be completed in 2018. We do hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back, please do let us know when you are next returning by emailing us on gm@dovermarinahotel.co.uk so that we can ensure you have a trouble free stay. Kind regards, Suresh Abbas General Manager
Rating

Really not very good

12/07/2018 WestChiltChap, West Chiltington

This hotel brings a bit of shame on the UK hotel industry as I would be embarressed at what visitors to the UK into Dover may think of whole industry. How some reviews are better than poor beggars bel... more

Owner Response
bwmarina, General Manager at Best Western Plus Dover Marina Hotel & Spa, responded to this review
Dear Guest, I am very sorry to learn of your disappointment with our hotel. Many of the points you raise could have been addressed by myself or the Duty Manager at the time had you chosen to raise them with us as it is our aim to ensure everyone has a happy stay. I do not have your private details to contact you, but by all means contact me if you wish to discuss the matter further. Best Regards Mr Suresh Abbas General Manager
Rating

Not a good experience

12/07/2018 Christine V, Greater London, United Kingdom

We stayed at the Marina Hotel for one night , we were attending a wedding and we had 2 rooms. My husband & I have stayed in many hotels, but we have never had such a horrible room as this one. The roo... more

Owner Response
bwmarina, General Manager at Best Western Plus Dover Marina Hotel & Spa, responded to this review
Dear Christine, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and valuable feedback with us. Please accept my sincerest apologies for the inconvenience you were caused during your recent stay with us, it is for health and safety reasons, we do have to install window restrictions however, the hotel is currently near completion of installing central air condition unit which would be available as of mid-September. The hotel is also currently going through a part refurbishment which is due to be completed in Spring 2019. Despite the disappointment on this occasion, we do hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back, please do let us know when you are next returning by emailing us on gm@dovermarinahotel.co.uk so that we can ensure you have a trouble-free stay. Kind regards, Suresh Abbas General Manager