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Cosy up in Coniston!

BEST WESTERN PLUS Coniston Hotel and Restaurant sits happily in the heart of Sittingbourne, Kent, where it treats guests to peace, quiet and quirkiness thanks to its unique mix of old and new character traits.

Originally built as a private residence in 1880, the hotel building has been transformed into to a stylish, modern accommodation, with original features and personality-packed additions contributing to its charm. Our luxurious individually styled bedrooms are comfy from top to toe, and will wrap you up in a blanket of cosiness from the moment you make yourself at home in one. All have free wifi access, flat screen TVs and beds that will have you sinking into slumber as soon as your head hits the pillow!

Weddings, special events, business meetings and leisurely getaways are all more than welcome at BEST WESTERN PLUS Coniston Hotel and Restaurant. In fact, once you stay or visit once, youll feel like part of the stylish furniture!

Families and business travelers can wander around the web easily thanks to free wifi access, so you can meet, eat and tweet to your hearts content!

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70 London Road
ME10 1NT


Hotel Restaurant closed on Sunday nights but bar menu available
Bars, Free WIFI, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service, Lift to all floors
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: No Pets accepted Guide and hearing dogs only
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 12:00

Rooms & Rates


Dining and Bars

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The Coniston Kitchen

Tuck into tastes and feast on flavours here as you enjoy our Coniston cuisine. The friendly atmosphere is served with a smile, so join us as we treat you to Mediterranean food with a real je ne sais quoi!

Opening hours

Breakfast: 06:30 - 09:30
Lunch: 12:00 - 14:30
Dinner: 18:30 - 22:00
Weekend times may vary
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The Bar at the Coniston

Whether youre here for a chat or a Cheers!, were open for morning coffee right through till late evening serving food all day in a relaxed atmosphere. Most sporting events are shown live

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary


The BEST WESTERN PLUS Coniston Hotel and Restaurant is a unique and contemporary venue, Set in the heart of Sittingbourne and able to cater for a range of sizes and types of wedding. Whether you want to say I do to a smaller dinner or have fallen in love with the idea of a full day celebration for up to 240 - 300 guests, well ensure you have a happy ending. We offer a flexible approach to your day tailor making packages to suit each individuals requirements.


Wedding service and reception venue

The Ball Room offers a perfect setting for DJs or live entertainments with a large built-in stage area and portable dancefloor. We can offer recommendations for a variety of entertainment upon request, so just ask! We can host a variety of entertainment from discos to live acts, bands and entertainers and musicians.


Wedding packages are available to suit all catering requirements and make wishes come true when it comes to feeding friends and family!


Registry office:

Milton Place, The Avenue of Remembrance, ME10 4DE
08458 247400

For any enquiries please call on 01795 410560

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: M2, J5, 3.00 miles
Nearest train station: Sittingbourne, 1.00 miles
Nearest airport: london Gatwick, 49.00 miles
Free parking on site (100 spaces)
On site disabled parking (10 spaces)

70 London Road
ME10 1NT

What's nearby?


  • Sittingbourne Greyhound Track (3 miles)

  • Bayford Meadows Kart Circuit (3 miles)

  • Shepherd Neame Brewery (8.1 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Leeds Castle (14.6 miles)

  • Rochester Castle (10.6 miles)

  • Chatham Historic Dockyard (12 miles)

  • Canterbury Cathedral (18 miles)

  • Dickens World (11 miles)


  • BlueWater Shopping Centre (25 miles)

  • Sittingbourne Town Centre (1 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

You will find BEST WESTERN PLUS Coniston Hotel located 3 miles from J5 of the M2. Youll also find it full of facilities and character, with the buildings traditional charms having been enhanced as the original features dating back to 1880 have been joined by modern must-haves.

Our meeting rooms can support a multitude of uses from product launches to interviews, so whatever you want, well make sure you want for nothing.

Available room set ups

U shape

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
The Ballroom 450 160 45 70 240
Coniston Conference room 1 20 0 7 10 0
Coniston Conference room 2 20 0 7 10 0
Coniston Conference room 3 20 0 7 10 0
Coniston Conference room 4 15 0 6 8 0
Coniston Conference room 5 15 0 6 8 0
Coniston Conference room 6 40 0 14 20 0
Coniston Conference room 7 50 0 20 30 50
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506


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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 309 traveller reviews
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Helpful above and beyond

03/07/2015 Chris H, Bristol, United Kingdom

Excellent Hotel, clean room and helpful staff. Their helpfulness was demonstrated by their assistance in finding and returning to me my phone chargers left in the room, at no cost to me even though I ... more



30/06/2015 ASjt19, Sittingbourne, United Kingdom

We went for Sunday lunch which was a carvery. There was a set price for starter and main and only £1.00 extra to include a sweet. The food was exceptional and a great choice throughout. The staff were... more


Pleasant room but...

22/06/2015 Chris P,

I stayed here for one night on business, the room was spacious and clean with lighting that reminded me of the star ship enterprise. The hotel itself has ample secure parking and the hotel was very cl... more


Clean Hotel.

22/06/2015 Den H, Torquay, United Kingdom

Refreshing to find a Hotel up to scratch. Clean, bright ( when needed ).My wife and I have no qualms in recommending this Hotel. No faults whatsoever here,and close to town centre. Good sized rooms, h... more


Modern hotel

22/06/2015 David R,

This is a modern hotel with a small bar and a restaurant. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The standard room was OK but suffered by being located close to the noisy kitchen extractor fan whic... more