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Reviewed 6 February 2015 via mobile

The hotel has no reception so not sure where to check in The room, No central heating anywhere in the room. The window did not close and was so dirty I thought it was steamed up at first and room was dirty and very dusty with stains on the wall, empty sugar packets on the floor, the bed sheets had...

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6Thank Simon G
SOUTHEND-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2015

We visited this for my daughter's birthday as they provide a family room with 2 bedrooms. This turned out to be two rooms with an adjoining door. Positives - sea views, excellent food, friendly staff Negatives - on a busy road, little parking, u uncomfortable beds, toilets that do not flush, noisy extractor fans, needs redecorating

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1Thank DARTFORDSIMON
Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 February 2015

The receptionist was very friendly with a nice sweet smile :) We visited the Sandgate Hotel with our 3 dogs. The hotel is very dog friendly. It is just at a busy road by the sea, but in the night it was quiet. Only downside were the soft matress. The breakfast was perfect and done fresh. For the price it...

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Reviewed 21 January 2015

I was a bit put off by previous reviews: but was pleasantly surprised after checking in. The rooms are very comfortable with good facilities. The staff are very friendly, helpful and make you feel welcome. The bar area is very cosy in the evenings, very pleasant to sit round the fire looking out at the sea. The location is excellent...

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1Thank PJaLondon
Reviewed 28 December 2014

Stayed in the Sandgate recently and am so glad it was only for one night! The hotel is in dire need of a thorough re-furnishment. Out room was dirty, the bed linen not ironed and the towels very old and stained. The windows were almost opaque with dirt and the bathroom very uninviting. Such a shame as it could be...

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4Thank Mike D
Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 December 2014

Arrived at The Sandgate approx 5.30pm after a 7hr drive, to be told " did you get the message" , no was my reply......." We have a Christmas party booked in, so the bar & restaurant will be closed, we can order a table for you locally" . After checking my phone,emails etc no one had contacted me, obviously an...

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cairo
Reviewed 8 December 2014

booked 2 nights in the room with sea view and a balcony. room was quiet compact in size ,both radiators were no working , staff fixed the one in the room promptly but the bathroom remained cold. Then the problems started, sleep disrupted by the doors slamming & road noise ,most of the night, this could have been avoided by...

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1Thank busybeeisme
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 November 2014

We stayed in the Sandgate hotel for one night while visiting friends in the area. The staff were lovely from the minute we walked in, and accommodated our needs during breakfast which was much appreciated. The Breakfast is included which makes it great value for money. The rooms are comfortable, id recommend a seaview room with the balcony. Yes they...

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2014

We stayed one night at this hotel prior to taking an early train to France. It was extremely convenient and the room was fine. We stayed at the back - the rooms at the front - a little more expensive have a wonderful sea view. We had a delicious supper freshly cooked for us. I asked for extra veg which...

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Bucknell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2014

We returned to the Sandgate over the weekend. As ever, we were warmly welcomed, and give a room on the 1st floor, with a balcony. Due to the storms, there was a problem with the electricity in this room - so we were given another, equivalent room, with no fuss. The breakfast was excellent; we were particularly impressed with the...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
The Sandgate Hotel Restaurant
The Sandgate Hotel Restaurant
Cuisines: Bar, British, Contemporary, Pub
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Sandgate Hotel

Address: The Esplanade | The Esplanade, Sandgate, Folkestone CT20 3DY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Folkestone > Sandgate
Price Range: $61 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sandgate Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Sandgate Hotel Folkestone
Sandgate Hotel England
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