Burlington Hotel - Folkestone

3 5 Earls Avenue, Folkestone, United Kingdom, CT20 2HR  show map
 3 stars
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Burlington Hotel - Folkestone

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

The Burlington Hotel is perfectly located on a cliff top overlooking the English channel in tranquil surroundings overlooking the famous Leas Promenade and Folkestone. You can easily reach the Dover harbour port where day trips to Calais and Ostend are available. In addition, within walking distance there are the M20, the town centre and shops, as well as nearby Canterbury, Rye and a wealth of places of interest in Kent, also known as the Garden of England. Moreover, the nearby Brockhill Country Park, a Martello Tower and the Folkestone White Horse are easy reachable.

The 3-star property is housed in traditional Victorian building built in the 1880's and carefully restored offering stunning, panoramic views.

Featuring 63 rooms medium sized in good condition and nicely decorated in traditional English style with dark wood and rich brown and red furnishings. All apartments are well-equipped with en suite bathroom with hairdryer and satellite TV, a telephone, a hairdryer, a trouser press and a hospitality tray. The restaurant on the lower ground floor serves a mix of foods both English and European but the majority of the dishes are traditional British cuisine. The lobby includes a number of leather sofas and comfy chairs. The venue comes with 5 conference suites and 4 seminar rooms suitable for private functions, weddings, conferences and exhibitions.

The Burlington Hotel is a good quality traditional property with great service and friendly and welcoming staff.

Number of rooms:   60.

Dining options

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable.  You can start your day with a full english breakfast, which costs GBP 9.50 per person per night. 

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Lobby
  • Currency exchange
  • Fireplace
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • Free public parking is possible on site.

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/Baby cots (on request)

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Central heating
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Burlington Hotel - Folkestone Folkestone location
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Hotel Address:

3 5 Earls Avenue, Folkestone, United Kingdom, CT20 2HR

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City Center
  • Folkestone
    700 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Eurotunnel UK
    3.8km
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Parks
  • Lower Leas Coastal Park
    330 m
Beaches
  • Sandgate Beach
    2.2km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    60

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Rooms and availability

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Large Quadruple Room
Bed type: Quad
Size: 22m2
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A large family-sized room that provides 4 single beds and has a seating area, a flat-screen TV with Freeview, free WiFi and 24-hour room service.

Room facilities
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    Classic One-Bedroom Double Room
    Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or 1 Twin bed
    Size: 18m2
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    • Private bathroom
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    With a flat-screen TV with Freeview, free WiFi and 24-hour room service.

    Room facilities
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      One-Bedroom Triple Room
      Bed type: Triple
      Size: 19m2
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        One-Bedroom Quadruple Room
        Bed type: Quad
        Size: 22m2
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        Quadruple Room

        Room facilities
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          Family Triple Room
          Bed type: Triple
          Size: 19m2
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          A large family-sized room that provides the option of 3 single beds or a double and 2 single beds. It has a seating area, a flat-screen TV with Freeview, free WiFi and 24-hour room service.

          Room facilities
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            Superior Double Room
            Bed type: Double Bed or King Size bed or 1 King or 1 Queen bed
            Size: 20m2
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            • Private bathroom
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            Superior Double Room, 1 King or 1 Queen Bed, Sea View

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              Bed type: King Size bed
              Size: 20m2
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                How to reach hotel

                hotel Burlington Hotel - Folkestone Folkestone location
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                Hotel Address:

                3 5 Earls Avenue, Folkestone, United Kingdom, CT20 2HR

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Folkestone
                  700 m
                Airports
                Train Stations
                • Eurotunnel UK
                  3.8km
                • Bus stop
                  200 m
                Parks
                • Lower Leas Coastal Park
                  330 m
                Beaches
                • Sandgate Beach
                  2.2km
                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  11 am
                • Number of rooms:
                  60

                Hotel Awards

                UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedFolkestoneBurlington Hotel

                According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
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                What's nearby

                Tourist attractions

                • The Print Room - 1.3km
                • Sandgate Mens Club - 1.4km

                Popular areas

                • City Center - 600 m

                Places of interest

                • Folkestone Constitutional Club - 1.0km
                • Dover Road Social Club - 1.5km
                • Cheriton Oddfellows Social Club - 1.9km
                • Cheriton Bowls Club - 2.4km

                Train stations

                • Eurotunnel UK - 3.7km

                Amusement

                • Folkestone Bowls Association Ltd - 1.1km
                • Rendezvous Amusement Arcades - 1.1km
                • Silver Screen Cinema - 1.2km
                • J G's Amusements - 1.3km
                • The Village - 2.0km

                Museums

                • Folkestone Museum - 1.2km
                • The Folkestone People History Centre - 1.3km

                Theaters

                • Leas Cliff Hall - 600 m
                • Tower Theatre Folkestone - 2.1km
                • F H O D S - 2.2km

                Local Attractions

                • Folkestone Harbour - 1.5km
                  The Stade, Folkestone
                • Elham Valley Line Trust Countryside Centre & Railway Museum - 4.1km
                  Newington Road, Folkestone
                • Fisherman's Beach - 6.0km
                  West Parade, Hythe
                • Sandgate Beach - 2.2km
                  Sandgate Esplanade, Folkestone
                • Kent Battle of Britain Museum - 4.5km
                  Aerodrome Road, Hawkinge

                Near the hotelNear the hotel

                • Lower Leas Coastal Park - 330 m
                  Lower Sandgate Road, Folkestone
                • Folkestone Creative Quarter - 1.4km
                  The Old High Street & Tontine Street, Folkestone
                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  11 am
                • Number of rooms:
                  60

                Hotel Awards

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                Burlington Hotel Reviews

                Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Burlington Hotel

                Average guest rating

                7.6out of 10
                Excellent
                Based on 281 reviews

                Rating by category:

                Rooms
                8.0
                Value
                9.0

                Individual guest reviews

                • Older travelers
                  10.0

                  Only one night, but nothing to fault it.

                • Older travelers
                  10.0

                  Generally satisfactory Didn't read website reviews.

                  1. Some noise from adjoining spaces, though not too bad. 2. Lavatory seat wouldn't always stay up!

                • Couple
                  9.6

                  Hotel was lovely, staf very helpful. Although we booked dinner for 8.45, we did have to wait an hour, but the hotel was very busy.Service was very good and the meal was lovley

                • Group of friends
                  5.8

                  Excellent location for shopping and international ferry and tunnel crossings. Also had an extremely relaxed atmosphere. Staff were helpful when needed, but a smile wouldnt hurt anyone!

                  Room was acceptable but constantly cold. Draught was visible through the swaying of curtains. Bedding was thin, had to wear jumpers to bed and even had to ask for spare blankets to keep warm. An old building with old fixtures and fittings made it vintage looking and charming which was great, but style of rooms could have been updated to a more contempory, liked all round style. Stuck in the 70s, needs updating.

                • Family with children
                  7.4

                  Traditionel English hotel with good modern clean rooms. Easy to find.

                • Single
                  7.8

                  Location fantastic. Lovely sea view from room - looking down on an old architectural building also. Great value for money. Peaceful location, on the Leas. Stayed to attend a wedding reception at the Grand which is pretty much next door. Would recommend this hotel.

                  Couldn't get anything to eat after breakfast closed.

                • Single
                  6.2

                  The hotel was convenient for me to travel to Dover the next day. Having an executive chauffeur hire service called InStyle Executive Travel, we need somewhere to stay that is reasonable in cost , comfortable and within easy access to Dover.

                  Disappointed cost did not include breakfast, as many other hotels in the area do provide at the same cost.

                • Single
                  7.0

                  The staff were charming and answered all the questions asked. I enjoyed the proximity to the sea and the pleasant walks along the Leas. The breakfast was good and there was a fairly wide range of items available.

                  The evening dinner was very much below standard. The starter crab dish did not taste of crab and had some other products in it. The steak was very good but 90% of the chips were burnt and indigestible. The sweet was not what I had expected from its description on the menu. I was intending to stay another night, but was told that I would have to pay extra charges for a larger room - which I was not prepared to do. This was easily rectified and I stayed at another residence along the Leas.

                • Older travelers
                  7.4

                  We only stayed overnight in hotel but were very pleased with service.

                • Older travelers
                  7.8

                  Nice building good location pleasant staff

                  Bed and pillows were poor - need replacing. Why don't hotels realise that particularly for mature guests this is the most important issue.

                • Family with children
                  7.0

                  Good parking, out of the town, but close by, looks pretty

                  Breakfast wasn't that good.

                • Older travelers
                  7.4

                  It had a room at a reasonable price for a one night stay. All other hotels had put the price up because British Open Golf was on in next town!

                  The room was clean but a bit dated, scruffy carpet.

                • Couple
                  7.0

                  We had a meal in the evening and the food was excellent. They also had a very good wine list but a little bit pricey. The location of the hotel was great, just a minuites stroll to the cliff top with the beaches very acccessible, and a nice 10 min stroll into the main town down the Lea'S.

                  As soon as we got to the hotel we had to pay for out room, without seeing it. After our long journey we wanted some refreshments so went to the bar, this was unmanned so we had to ask at reception for a drink. As there were alot of people checking in we had to wait for nearly half an hour. The bar was not manned throughout the evening so if anyone wanted a drink they had to go and ask at reception. At 11.30pm eventhough there were alot of people in the bar they closed the bar without asking if anyone would like a nightcap.

                • Older travelers
                  6.6

                  Quiet and clean

                  Thought the dinner menu was disappointing/sounded old-fashioned. We had been looking forward to a fish menu being so close to the sea, but there was little speciality fish available

                • Older travelers
                  9.6

                  I cannot really tick any of the above as we only spent one night at the hotel. However, we did feel that we would like to return at some point. The hotel is a real time warp - we loved it. The staff were incredibly friendly, attentive and helpful. We would highly recommend it.

                  The only thing we didn't like was the heat in the bedrooms. Perhaps we should come in winter when such a warm room would be welcome!

                How to reach hotel

                hotel Burlington Hotel - Folkestone Folkestone location
                Show big map »

                Hotel Address:

                3 5 Earls Avenue, Folkestone, United Kingdom, CT20 2HR

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Folkestone
                  700 m
                Airports
                Train Stations
                • Eurotunnel UK
                  3.8km
                • Bus stop
                  200 m
                Parks
                • Lower Leas Coastal Park
                  330 m
                Beaches
                • Sandgate Beach
                  2.2km
                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  11 am
                • Number of rooms:
                  60

                Hotel Awards

                UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedFolkestoneBurlington Hotel

                According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

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