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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have not stayed at the Blazing Donkey but called to make a reservation. I wanted to do a wowcher deal for £69.00 for 2 people and wanted to see if it was free for new years eve to stay over. The man i spoke to said i cant use this voucher on new years eve, although it states on...

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

the staff are clueless and rude ignoring resonable requests by saying they are to busy serving and were pretty much trowing the plates down . staff turn over is very high probably because the manager / owner has an attitude problem and is down right rude.

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2Thank jampeartree
Worthing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Like Pologirl94 this was a Wowcher deal (bought for us by our son as a present). The location is peaceful and pleasant, and being able to park outside your room (no. 3 in the courtyard) sort of motel style was very convenient. The room was a good size and seemed clean, but quite tired. The mattress was 'sinking' and the...

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3Thank howardkerr
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bought an overnight stay and dinner package off Wowcher to treat my other half. When we arrived there were plenty of parking spaces outside our room which seemed to be converted stables. Loved the room! The only thing that personally put me off was the insects throughout the room, i.e beetle in the bath, cobwebs and a few spiders around...

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3Thank Pologirl94
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for one night found room very comfortable and spotlessly clean. Wifi works fine in room. The bath was extra long and I could lay down in it plenty of hot water when we went in to the pub there was two huge log fires burning we had a table booked for 8/0 clock and at half past 6 apparently...

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Ramsgate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The marque was nicely decorated and fairly well heated but unfortunately the toilets are in the actual pub which is along an unlit path. The marque had no disabled access. The bar used plastic glasses and the range of drinks on offer was poor and they had no change. They ran out of wine glasses at one stage. The buffet...

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1Thank rovingsteve
Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Going back to the blazing donkey, this will be our 5th visit, never been disappointed, restaurant is nice and we have always had lovely meals, we have also recommended it, my daughter and her husband have been twice and my son in laws parents too, and no complaints from them either. Dates this time 30th Nov - 1 December 2...

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1Thank Barbara H
Hastings, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found our room to be very clean and tidy, couple of problems with dripping taps but not our biggest worry. We had received this 2 night stay with evening meal on first night and breakfast both mornings. Upon booking we were transferred to this venue from our first choice due a refurbishment of our preferred choice The Dog Inn....

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked for a rare night away without children so not much in our experience to compare it too.Arrived in dark and without sat-nav quite hard to find as is quite rural but also not far off main road.Check-in was easy and lady helpful and pleasant.We booked like many with a Wowcher deal and had previously confirmed but still required Wowcher...

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1Thank neilharman71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic stay at the Blazing donkey. The food was reasonably priced and very tasty. There was also a good selection available. We had a lovely room overlooking the grounds which was great with the changing colour of the trees. The staff were helpful and polite and gave us some tips on where to visit in the local...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Blazing Donkey is a 22 bedroom country hotel located near to Sandwich in Kent. The hotel boasts its ownrestaurant, and has a cosy bar and stunning garden with terrace for guests to enjoy. The hotel is owned and operated by the husband and wife team of Richard and Sherry Martin. The accommodation at the hotel is arranged in a courtyard and each of the well appointed en/suite roomsenjoy rural views. The rooms have flat screen TV's and baths with showers. Parking for guests is free.The hotel enjoys a very mixed patronage; from leisure break visitors, business travellersGolfers and wedding guests. The hotel is one of Kent's most popular special occasionvenues, and with good reason as the facilities are as extensive as the surroundings are beautiful. The hotel's restaurant produces a regularly changing menu inspired mainly from locally sourced produce. Lunch and dinner is served daily. Visitors can also enjoy morning coffees and afternoon cream teas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blazing Donkey

Address: Hillside Cottage Hay Hill, Ham CT13 0HU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Ham
Price Range: $93 - $225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Blazing Donkey 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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“dont do it”
 of 5 bubbles jampeartree, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Main rooms in main facility”
 of 5 bubbles TinaJH296, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book well ahead to ask for upgrade”
 of 5 bubbles neilharman71, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ask for room 21 as this has the 4 poster bed and fantastic views over the pretty gardens”
 of 5 bubbles lynnejj, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Bridal suite if available, bathroom is amazing”
 of 5 bubbles 55kerries, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
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