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Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Mums birthday get together for lunch. She wont go anywhere without the dog so luckily this place allows good behaved dogs. We all had a mixture of starters and mains for our dinner which wasn't a problem at all. Friendly staff and good prices so everyone was happy.

4Thank PipVickery
Horley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Location is great and the hotel is well worth a visit, The room we had was very smart clean and comfortable although there were a couple of minor maintenance issues' I would have rated much higher if it wasn't for the bar food. I had the sausages and bubble - the sausages were dried out and overcooked and the bubble...

1Thank chuchiwa
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We had aimed to look at this area when exploring Kent, as Botany Bay was featured in a film we had seen some time ago. The beach was awesome with huge white chalk cliffs right on it. The hotel was smart and modern with plenty of efficient staff. we had lunch there which was nice and freshly made and at...

4Thank davidzmitchell
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We had a wonderful meal here with visiting family who also used the hotel and they were very impressed with their entire stay. The food was excellent and the staff all very pleasant and helpful. Great kids menus too!

4Thank lilmissmuffet2016
Folkestone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We arrived for our one night stay and was impressed from the moment we got there. Our room superior sea view 501 was perfect, so clean and bright. Tea making, iron and board, radio, good size TV, toiletries etc. The bedding was so crisp and fresh and very comfortable. The view is amazing. We had lunch when we arrived then...

5Thank cockneypride
Birchington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Ideally sited on the seafront, this is a lovely hotel and place to eat. The menu is varied and will suit all tastes and the staff are friendly and accommodating. As well as staying here, we have had many meals here and they never disappoint. If you are in the area book here...

6Thank Craig B
Egham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Stay for a couple of nights from the 21st October, hotel is great with fantastic location over looking the beach and its dog friendly, our family room was a good size only bad points with the room was the mattress on double bed could do with replacing as it was not all all comfortable we ended up sleeping in the...

3Thank Usarfireman
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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel, really friendly staff offered to waiver £10 late checkout charge when they discovered it was my birthday. We ate in the restaurant area of the bar & the Food was really nice, our room was lovely and big and we were lucky enough to get the room with a seated area balcony plus another view balcony @ £90...

3Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Our room was really lovely, fabulous sea view big and airy. Lovely size bathroom and it was all spotlessly clean. Our meal in the Orangry was really delicious and the service was friendly, polite and speedy. I have to say this is one of the best hotels we have stayed in a long time and was thoroughly refreshing break. If...

3Thank Sam H
Crayford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed over this weekend just gone and had a very pleasant stay. Hotel was very accommodating for us with two young children and a dog. We had a family room which the dog stayed in with family members which was very nice and very clean considering it's a dog friendly room and a superior room which was huge and...

3Thank simone01edwards

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
The Botany Bay Hotel Restaurant
The Botany Bay Hotel Restaurant
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
Things to do
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Perched on the beautiful cliff top at Kingsgate Bay, The Botany Bay Hotel in Broadstairs promises a tranquil and peaceful getaway - whether it's for a long weekend, a wedding, birthday celebration or just a lunch hour. Stay in one of 30 en-suite bedrooms, enjoy a pint of real ale in the lounge bar or sample fantastic food (with a view of the sea) in one of the best restaurants in Broadstairs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Botany Bay Hotel

Address: Marine Drive, Kingsgate CT10 3LG, England (Formerly The Fayreness Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Isle of Thanet > Kingsgate
Price Range: $101 - $244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Botany Bay Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 29
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Fayreness Hotel Kingsgate
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“If you can, ask for a room with a sea view. Seems a shame to have a wonderful clifftop location and not make use of the views.”
 of 5 bubbles catfish_hurdles, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are lovely”
 of 5 bubbles sharonh897, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Very dark in the corridors up to the rooms, mind your step.”
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 of 5 bubbles Jeanette37, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“go for the corner turret room with a view”
 of 5 bubbles CharltonEd, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The family suite was fantastic - highly recommended.”
 of 5 bubbles dianea14u, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
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