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Holiday Inn Express Folkestone - Channel Tunnel, an IHG Hotel

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Terrace/patio
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In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Holiday Inn Express Folkestone - Channel Tunnel, an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn Express Folkestone - Channel Tunnel, an IHG Hotel

2.5 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
Cheriton Parc, Cheriton High St, Folkestone, England

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationDover Western Docks Cruise Terminal16 min drive
  • Popular LocationWhite Cliffs of Dover20 min drive
  • Popular LocationDover Castle23 min drive
  • AirportManston (MSE-Kent Intl.)45 min drive

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About this area

Folkestone

Holiday Inn Express Folkestone - Channel Tunnel, an IHG Hotel is located in Folkestone. Folkestone Harbour and Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal are worth visiting if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Hythe Beach and Folkestone Beach. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at BuildKent Stadium or Folkestone Racecourse.

What's nearby

  • Kent Battle of Britain Museum - 6 min drive
  • Sandgate Beach - 8 min drive
  • Dover Western Docks Cruise Terminal - 16 min drive
  • White Cliffs of Dover - 20 min drive
  • Dover Castle - 23 min drive

Getting around

  • Folkestone Eurotunnel Station - 13 min walk
  • Gatwick Airport (LGW) - 73 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Great Room — 1 min walk
  • Brickfield Tavern - 3 min drive
  • Gurkha Palace - 3 min drive
  • The Fountain Inn - 3 min drive
  • Loaf - 4 min drive

About this property

Holiday Inn Express Folkestone - Channel Tunnel, an IHG Hotel

Hotel in Folkestone with free breakfast and restaurant
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a snack bar/deli. Free English breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include a business centre, a 24-hour front desk and a computer station. All 100 rooms offer free WiFi, coffee makers and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Other amenities available to guests include hairdryers, safes and showers.
Holiday Inn Express Folkestone - Channel Tunnel, an IHG Hotel offers 100 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Folkestone hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Limited on-site parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free English breakfast available daily 8:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • Bulgarian
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Computer station
  • Coworking spaces
  • Meeting rooms 4

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed for New Year's Eve:
  • Dining venue

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 15 per accommodation, per night
Dogs and cats welcome
2 per room
Service animals are exempt from fees
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Pet fee: GBP 15 per accommodation, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, Carte Blanche and Eurocard; cash is not accepted

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 369 out of 968 reviews
5 - Excellent 38%
Rating 4 - Good. 425 out of 968 reviews
4 - Good 44%
Rating 3 - Okay. 132 out of 968 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 30 out of 968 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 12 out of 968 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great stay here arrived after midnight reception fully manned and very helpful
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It was fine
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Manager Neil and Charlie on reception very friendly and very hospitable the breakfast was good Jamie was great in the restaurant room bright and clean we spent 4 nights here nothing too much trouble and looking forward to return you will not be disappointed here
Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with pets, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Staff were very friendly we were travelling with two dogs and they gave us a ground floor room which was great for the dogs
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
An ideal stop over before using the Euro Tunnel.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021