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    The Happy Dolphin Guest House

    11 Buenos Ayres, Margate CT9 5AE, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good30%
    • Average2%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible41%
    Travellers talk about
    Public Wifi
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Laundry Service
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    730 reviews
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    80 reviews
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    Reviews (39)
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    1 - 5 of 38 reviews

    Reviewed 20 August 2017

    This guest house is in need of a massive make over. The rooms are completely cluttered with dust collectors and items that are completely useless so there is no space what so ever to do anything for example a huge lettuce strainer was in the...More

    Thank Owakeford
    Response from crystalMargate, Owner at The Happy Dolphin Guest HouseResponded 5 weeks ago

    I would like to know where the lettuce strainer is because I have never put one in any of the rooms and I cant think of anything that is there that would look like one so I think this person is referring to another place....More

    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    We stayed with Sue over the bank holiday weekend, and had a very pleasant stay with a sea-view room. Sue is an affable host and a great conversationalist, ensuring our stay was an enjoyable and memorable one. Bedroom was nice and clean, and things such...More

    Thank lrg321
    Response from crystalMargate, Owner at The Happy Dolphin Guest HouseResponded 16 August 2017

    Thank you for your review. I am pleased to hear that you had a pleasant stay, which I helped to play a part in. Look forward to seeing you again in the future when you next need to get away to the seaside. Regards from...More

    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    As soon as we arrived we were made to feel very welcome by Susan and Zoe. The place was clean and quirky which is exactly what I hoped it would be. We will return in later in the year for a nice Summer break.

    Thank Bedandbreakfast007
    Response from crystalMargate, Owner at The Happy Dolphin Guest HouseResponded 18 May 2017

    Thank you very much for our chats, it was so nice to meet someone who likes the "old fashion" type of music. Very pleased that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you all again later in the year.

    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    i been going 2 the happy dolphin for some years now.,sue the owner is polite, very welcoming. the problems i have had, she dealt with very good way. yes the place next door is being done up, at this time, its not SUE FAULT, if...More

    Thank Nigel B
    Response from crystalMargate, Owner at The Happy Dolphin Guest HouseResponded 18 May 2017

    Thank you Nigel for your nice review. It really is a pleasure to have you stay and I am glad to hear that you feel as if you are in a home from home. Hope everything with your life sorts out and I look forward...More

    Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

    I stayed here the weekend of 6th and 7th of may from the outside the place looked like a dump don't stay here the place is so filthy it was absolutely revolting ,the lady owner seemed pleasant but struggles running a guest house, the passage...More

    Thank Tiger P
    Response from crystalMargate, Owner at The Happy Dolphin Guest HouseResponded 10 May 2017

    If this person paid £30 per night then it could only be the man who was in the single room over the weekend. How can someone be so nice and polite to your face then put such nasty things on TripAdvisor. If the place looked...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Location
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    • Margate
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    Room Tips
    "Ask Sue Stratford!"
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    "all of the rooms are very good"
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    "The front rooms look out onto the beach and the rooms are cosy"
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    "Family room for upto severn on the first floor with a sea view.Also well equipped for a Family."
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