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The Carlton Hotel

Star Rating
3 out of 5

Information

Reviews

2.6 / 5
694 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Leas Cliff Hall
    2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Folkestone Harbour
    10 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Leas Lift
    2 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Bikash
    3 min walk
  • Airport
    Lydd (LYX)
    31 min drive

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Book online or call:

1-800-238-0767
  • Twin Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Twin Room, Sea View

    Room Amenities

    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Comfort Double Room, 1 Double Bed

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Comfort Double Room, Sea View

    Room Amenities

    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • Double Room (Extra bed)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed
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  • Double Room, Sea View

    Room Amenities

    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Family Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds and 1 Twin Bed
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  • Family Room (Deluxe)

    Room Amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Double Room

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Single Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Twin Bed
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About this area

Folkestone

Located in Folkestone, The Carlton Hotel is in the city center and near the beach. Notable landmarks in the area include Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal and Dover Castle, and travelers wishing to experience a bit of culture can try Dover Museum. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Folkestone Racecourse or Lydden Hill Race Circuit. Our guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

Visit our Folkestone travel guide

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Leas Cliff Hall - 2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Folkestone Harbour - 10 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Sandgate Beach - 11 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Lower Leas Coastal Park - 11 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Folkestone Beach - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Folkestone Central Station - 11 min walk
  • London (LGW-Gatwick) - 74 min drive

Restaurants

  • Leas Lift — 2 min walk
  • Bikash — 3 min walk
  • Papas Fish Restaurant and Takeaway — 3 min walk
  • KFC — 3 min walk
  • La Tavernetta — 4 min walk

About this property

The Carlton Hotel

Victorian hotel with restaurant and bar/lounge
A restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a business center are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, concierge services, a 24-hour front desk, and express check-in are onsite. All 70 rooms offer free WiFi, coffee makers, and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities available to guests include electric kettles, safes, and free toiletries.
The Carlton Hotel offers 70 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.
Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered daily and hair dryers can be requested.
The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 3-star property offers access to a business center.
Wireless Internet access is complimentary. 2 meeting rooms are available. This Victorian hotel also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. A total renovation of this property was completed in January 2014.
The Carlton Hotel is a smoke-free property.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in available 24 hours
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:30 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Property payment types

Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: GBP 7 for adults and GBP 5 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 15 (subject to availability)

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 are 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.

Property is also known as

  • Carlton Folkestone
  • Carlton Hotel Folkestone
  • The Carlton Hotel Hotel
  • The Carlton Hotel Folkestone
  • The Carlton Hotel Hotel Folkestone

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Limited parking spaces

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–9:00 AM: GBP 7 for adults and GBP 5 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Romanian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 2 meeting rooms
  • Business center

Outdoors

  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available

More

  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle

More

  • Safe

Nearby things to do

Activities

  • Beach (direct access)

Where to eat

  • Onsite dining venue – Serves dinner. Reservations required.
2.6

Guest rating

5 - Excellent
57
4 - Good
105
3 - Okay
216
2 - Mediocre
153
1 - Poor
163
2.6
Cleanliness
3.3
Service and Staff
2.8
Amenities
2.3
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

3/5

  • Liked: Staff & service
  • Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities

The hotel is in need of some serious updating. But for a budget hotel if you just need somewhere to out your head for the night it is fine - and cheap. Breakfast was good.

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

3/5

  • Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019

2/5

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 5 nights in Nov 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

    Friendly staff and ideal to use if you are going to the Leas cliff hall

    Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

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