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Palace Farm Hostel
4 out of 5
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The price is £53 per night

Situated in Sittingbourne, this eco-friendly hostel is within 6 miles (10 km) of Kent Science Park, Sittingbourne Golf Centre and Sittingbourne Heritage Museum. ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (106 reviews)

"Liz & Graham the owners are friendly and v helpful and not intrusive."…"

Reviewed on 4 Dec 2019

Palace Farm Hostel
Becket Court - University of Kent
5 out of 5
University Road, University of Kent, Canterbury, England
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Situated in Canterbury, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Gulbenkian Theatre and University of Kent. Marlowe Theatre and Canterbury Cathedral are also within ...

4/5Very Good! (25 reviews)

"Very nice place to stay! you can also see the cathedral on the campus. The breakfast is excellent and you can take it like a brunch"…"

Reviewed on 21 Aug 2019

Becket Court - University of Kent
Canterbury Student Village
2 out of 5
Student Reception in Behn Hall, Parham Road, Canterbury, England
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Situated in Canterbury, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of St. Martin's Church, Canterbury Christ Church University, and Marlowe Theatre. Canterbury Cathedral ...

2.7/5 (10 reviews)
Basic but clean and comfortable

"A clean comfortable room that is good value for money. Just be aware that the value price means no tv or any other usual facilities. If you just need a comfy bed and clean bathroom (with a good shower) then this is for you."…"

Reviewed on 31 Aug 2017

Canterbury Student Village
Hostel Alma & Cafe Express
The price is £40 per night

Situated near the beach, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Roman Painted House and Dover Beach. Dover Castle and Dover Western Docks Cruise Terminal ...

2.6/5 (39 reviews)
Best to Avoid

"Really bad smell. No way to rebook that hostel."…"

Reviewed on 27 May 2019

Hostel Alma & Cafe Express
Dover Adventure Backpackers
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Situated near the beach, this hostel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Dover Beach, Dover Western Docks Cruise Terminal and Dover Castle. White Cliffs of Dover and Folkestone ...

3/5 (2 reviews)
Location cliffs port

"Room big. Large window with blind. Roof terrarce. Kitchen had what u needed"…"

Reviewed on 26 Jul 2019

Dover Adventure Backpackers
YHA Canterbury - Hostel
4 out of 5
54 New Dover Road, Canterbury, England
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Situated in Canterbury, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of St. Lawrence Ground, Canterbury Cathedral, and Canterbury Christ Church University. Marlowe Theatre ...

4.4/5Excellent! (37 reviews)

"The athmosphere iwas nice. The breakfest good enough. Nothing bad."…"

Reviewed on 18 Nov 2019

YHA Canterbury - Hostel
Kipps Canterbury
2 out of 5
40 Nunnery Fields, Canterbury, England
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Situated in Canterbury, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of St. Augustine's Abbey, Canterbury Cathedral, and Marlowe Theatre. Canterbury Christ Church University ...

4.2/5Very Good! (77 reviews)

"One of the nicest hostels I've stayed in! Staff were friendly, the place was clean and they had everything I needed for my stay."…"

Reviewed on 7 Feb 2020

Kipps Canterbury
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Holiday Inn Express Folkestone - Channel Tunnel
Holiday Inn Express Folkestone - Channel Tunnel
2.5 out of 5
The price is £66 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (991 reviews)

"I stayed here on my repatriation journey due to COVID-19. The staff were understandably working under very difficult circumstances, having to implement many restrictions including the closure of the restaurant. They still managed to provide meals to those who wanted them and to ensure that we all ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Mar 2020

Holiday Inn Express Folkestone - Channel Tunnel
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View Hotel Folkestone
4 out of 5
The price is £97 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (503 reviews)
Highly recommended

"Given the current circumstances, the staff couldn't have been more helpful. It was my 3 year old daughter's first stay in a hotel and we had such a decadent time - even more of an adventure, what with room service and breakfast with a sea view in a restaurant almost to ourselves! Really wonderful ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar 2020

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Grand Burstin Hotel Folkestone
Grand Burstin Hotel Folkestone
3 out of 5
The price is £34 per night
3.1/5 (1,001 reviews)

"Room needed cleaning + bathroom was dirty"…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

Grand Burstin Hotel Folkestone
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Frequently asked questions

What are the best hostels in Folkestone?
You may be able to find reasonable prices at these Folkestone accommodations, which get good reviews from our guests: Holiday Inn Express Folkestone - Channel Tunnel - You can take advantage of free breakfast, free WiFi and a restaurant at this hotel. View Hotel Folkestone - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, 2 bars/lounges and a computer station at this hotel. Grand Burstin Hotel Folkestone - You can take advantage of free WiFi and free bottled water at this hotel. The Carlton Hotel - You can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant at this hotel.
What's the weather like in Folkestone?
The weather can be important when you’re discovering new places, so here are some stats that may be helpful: The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 16°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 5°C. Average annual rainfall for Folkestone is 697 mm.
What is there to see and do in Folkestone?
In general, Folkestone is known for its: beaches and theatres. Major attractions include Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal, Dover Castle and White Cliffs of Dover. Get out into nature with places such as Folkestone Beach, Sandgate Beach and Lower Leas Coastal Park. Cultural attractions include Kent Battle of Britain Museum, Elham Valley Railway Museum and Marlowe Theatre.

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