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The Marine Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Good hotel, recently renovated and a fabulous view over the Thames Estuary. Had a couple of nights whilst at a conference, called to arrange late check-in and they couldn't be more helpful. Had a big room (no14) and good breakfast so no complaints!

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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My son and his girlfriend love this hotel and when they come to visit us we always meet at the Marine for breakfast. There's a good choice and it's always freshly cooked and tasty. I have also lunched here a few times with friends and family and it's always been a pleasure.

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Thank Italianophile37
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice hotel, facing the sea. All the staff we met were helpful and friendly. The restaurant was really good, great food, reasonable prices, with plenty of seating in different areas. Furnishings were nice and if you like walking a good walk to Herne Bay in nice weather, or a shorter one to Whitstable town. On the down side there are...

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Thank Elaine D
Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights last weekend . Was pleasantly surprised after some of the reviews. The room was spacious , clean and warm .The balcony was good to sit on and look at the sea view . Bar and restaurant area comfy and lively with good choice of wine , local beers . Good choice of tasty food for...

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Thank sarahleer2016
Essex
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite booking 2 family rooms and speaking with the hotel before arrival and exchanging several emails upon arrival we were informed our bookings were not on the system. We were attending a party in the function suite and had children with us which made the situation worse. They did find one room but it meant my daughter was left to...

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Bromley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 2nd visit to The Marine Hotel Whitstable. The hotel is showing signs of needing some TLC, my husband booked the same quality room as previous visit, superior with sea view and balcony. Our room seemed cold, we had a heater in room which was separate from the aircon/heater however it was ineffective and just seemed to dry...

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Thank Stephanie S
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was nice enough for a single night's stay but I wouldn't want to stay much longer. It is located directly on the seafront so it has good sea views but is about a 15-20 minute walk to Whitstable town centre. The rooms were nicely decorated but had no central heating - just a weird ceiling blower and a...

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Thank HannahMM
Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my friend to lunch here as it is a great location, and I wanted to give her a nice treat having been here before on many occasions myself. The ambiance was very good as was the service and food. I had the Crab Linguine and my friend had the ginormous Fish and Chips, both dishes were scrummy accompanied...

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Thank Anne F
Dartford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

came here for 2 nights in march , good location, the hotel itself was lovely good decor clean friendly staff but the room we had on the first floor was not what we expected, b bed was very uncomfortable the furniture was dated and had paint coming off, decor wasn't that good just a disappointment for the money the bathroom...

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Thank clairdylou
Frinton-On-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cold room, heating not very efficient. Jump on you to pay as soon as you arrive. Some of the staff need customer service training although a few quite helpful. No real structure. A few negatives but on the positive a comfy bed.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
The Marine Hotel Restaurant
The Marine Hotel Restaurant
Cuisines: British, Bar
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  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about The Marine Hotel

Address: Marine Parade | Tankerton, Whitstable CT5 2BE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Whitstable
Price Range: $195 - $328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Marine Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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“No lifts and quite steep staircases”
986elained, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Not a balcony, too cold.”
judyg81, 4 May 2017 | Read review
“Nice to have a room with a balcony overlooking the estuary”
sarah_stone11, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a sea view and balcony.”
, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“If winter avoid balcony rooms! Very Draughty”
Romney69, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
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