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The Royal Norfolk Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence
Overview
7 Sandgate High Street, Sandgate, Folkestone CT20 3BD England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Meeting Rooms
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

The Royal Norfolk hotel is excellently placed for visiting Sandgate and Folkestone, situated just a few metres from the beach, close to Sandgate Castle. I stayed here for one night (after our office party!) and it was a perfect location. The owners and staff were...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank danielsan1974
Reviewed 28 September 2018

The Royal Norfolk Hotel is situated in a classic old style building that seemed recently renovated. Rooms are very nice with double and stacked beds. Meals in the restaurant are continental style and tastefull. Value for money

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank on4ajt
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Rooms were lovely and clean. Bed was comfortable and bathroom was big enough with a shower. There was no aircon though. Very close to beach. The only problem we had was that we went into the restaurant to order dinner but were told the chef...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank 12karren
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

I have recently moved to Sandgate and suggested that family coming to my house warming party, who could not be accommodated with me stay at The Royal Norfolk, just because it was closest. It was a great success! Everyone loved the Hotel, very clean and...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank philippashepherd
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We stayed here for four nights including New Year's Eve/day, we arrived to a warm welcome and an offer of a free tea/coffee. Our room was at the front of the hotel over looking the main road, but we were not affected by any noise,...More

Date of stay: December 2017
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Description
The Royal Norfolk Hotel offers comfortable and well presented accommodation, with a family friendly environment and parking at £3.00 per day. Gee's Bar serves food Monday - Saturday from 12.00 - 20.00 and More 12.30 - 18.00 on Sunday. Situated just a stone’s throw from Sandgate beach, famous for its fishing and watersports, you may enjoy a leisurely walk along the sea wall, through the lush coastal park and onto The Leas Water Lift, the oldest funicular lift in England. Giving you access to the historic Leas Promenade. Other local attractions include the Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch steam railway, Hythe Canal, Port Lympne Wild Animal Park, Dover and Leeds Castles and Canterbury Cathedral. The High Speed 1 rail link to London is available from Folkestone Central and West. The Channel Tunnel, Ashford Eurostar and the Port of Dover Port are all within a short distance from the Royal Norfolk Hotel. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Breakfast Available
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$50 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Folkestone > Sandgate
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$50 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Folkestone > Sandgate
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Dining (1)
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stella59
20 February 2018|
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Response from thetraveller101_11 | Reviewed this property |
No, I asked when booking as partner is disabled, but managed the stairs ok.
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Audrey M
22 April 2016|
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Response from Jean W | Reviewed this property |
I phoned to book a room because it said on site that it accepted dogs. The lady who answered said they had changed their policy and no longer accept dogs. I wanted them to be aware on many sites it says dog friendly it... More
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Jean W
11 April 2016|
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Response from Jean W | Reviewed this property |
I am confused because it says on most booking sites dog friendly. People have reviewed it and said it is dog friendly. When I phoned up last week to book I was told quite rudely they have changed their policy. It is a shame... More
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"Not sure if it has a like as I had a first floor room and had to use the stairs"
815donnac
07 Feb 2018
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"go for the sea view it is worth it"
S497MAjuliew
18 Oct 2017
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"Just say if you do not want a room overlooking the road"
L7613PTjohnh
06 Oct 2017
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"High floor . We had sea view at rear."
babyhk
14 Aug 2017
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