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The Carlton Hotel

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The property is 2 minutes walk from the beach. Situated just 10 minutes drive from the Channel Tunnel Terminal, this traditional sea-facing hotel is situated on The Leas, Folkestone's cliff-top promenade. With free parking and free Wi-Fi throughout, it is a 15 minute drive from Dover's Port, and 30 min from Canterbury city center. The hotel is open 24/7 and daily housekeeping is provided. Some of bedrooms at The Carlton have good sea views overlooking France, and all are en suite and comfortable. All rooms feature a TV, heating and tea/coffee making facilities. Guests can relax in the cosy surroundings of the Leas Lounge Bar, which overlooks the beautiful landscape of Folkestone and the English Channel. Carlton Hotel is about 200 yards from Leas Cliff Hall theatre, and about 500 yards from the town centre.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free Internet
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Non-smoking rooms
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Grade: 99 out of 100
49Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
28Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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You get what you pay for. It's very budget but is fine if your looking for a cheap stay. The place was clean. Good location. Also we checked out on the Sunday but the hotel allowed us to use the car park for free for the remainder of the day which was great.
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Despite the bad reviews of this hotel I stayed here for two nights for the cost of the room which is 50% cheaper than most hotels I was happy staying here it’s not a perfect hotel by any means but the staff are friendly the room was clean but outdated if you want luxury then
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This possibly the worst hotel I have ever stayed in! It is more like a halfway house. When we arrived there was no electric, we asked to change rooms and staff refused, when we complained the member of staff said "JUST LEAVE I AM NOT FORCING YOU TO STAY HERE" The rooms were
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We booked two night at the Carlton for a family wedding nearby. Upon arriving we commented on the nice apearance of the outside. The downstairs lobby was nice but smelt heavilly of jagger. We figured this could be because Friday was a busy night but it smelt this way for the
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I cannot believe how dirty this hotel was, ok it was only £29 for the night but I at least expect it to be clean, the place is vile, poo up the toilet wall, the toilet looks like it’s never had a clean, the shower was cold, bathroom sink cracked, the list goes on, please view my
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room 211
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The corner of the window sill, dead flies and dirt.
We are travelling by minibus and have a disabled passenger are we able to reserve a space in the car park. Please
car park is big enough without reserving it's at back of hotel
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Does anybody know what time breakfast is serverd please
The rooms are basic but there was no issue with getting a decent nights sleep and a shower. The guy in reception is lovely, as an Aussie visitor make yourself known he can give you lots of helpful local advice. Enjoy your visit
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Breakfast time : 7.30 - 9.00 AM
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hi, I will be arriving at 2:30am Saturday night/ Sunday morning. is that too late to check in?
Hi, that's not a problem. The hotel is open 24/7. Someone will always be there for you.
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"A different hotel"
"go elsewhere...."
"Go somewhere else"
"Impossible unless you demand one of the rooms shown on the website"
"Ask for sea view"
USD 32 - USD 72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomEnglandFolkestone
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