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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 November 2014

I throughly enjoyed my stay at The Old Post Office Guest House this month. The room was very spacious and clean. There was plenty of space in the bathroom and everything was very clean. Margaret, the owner was very pleasant and this added to my very enjoyable stay at this guest house.

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1 Thank ALavill
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2014

The old post office provides outstanding accommodation. My double room, overlooking the High Street, was large, spotlessly clean, full of light and nicely furnished. The bed was very comfortable and every provision was made for the guests' comfort. Margaret, the owner, was very welcoming and made one feel at home immediately. This was my first visit to this guest house... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2014

What a find this place was, an impressive building literally yards from the bus stop and carpark at the western end of Hythe High Street. Margaret was very welcoming and helpful. The top room was very spacious, and on the landing with its rocking horse and wicker chair was a spotless fridge and microwave, so by visiting any of 3... More 

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Kent
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2014

Stayed at the weekend, another lovely stay, everything spotlessly clean and as previous reviewers have said, so convenient for the town, restaurants etc., Margaret is always very welcoming and we wouldnt hesitate in recommending anyone!

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1 Thank johnchristine
Kent, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2014

Lovely Guesthouse. Spotlessly clean and very welcoming. Comfy bed and really good location, right at the end of the High Street. If you need somewhere reasonably priced in Hythe, then this is the place for you.

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1 Thank Ally L
montgomery, wales
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2013

We stayed recently just for one night as we were visiting family .... how can I possibly add anything else, save to say that I endorse every wonderful comment previous posters have made!!!! Loft room was spotless and Margaret could not have been more helpful ..... all in all probably one of the best B&b's we have ever stayed in... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2013

We stayed in the loft room, which is large and comfy and was perfect for our needs. The fact you have your own fridge and microwave (and table to eat from) makes it perfect for a longer stay. Margaret couldn't have been more helpful, and I fell in love with Hythe and the surrounding area. Fantastic location, price and comfort... More 

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2 Thank Alison C
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2013

We stayed at the Old Post office for one night as we were meeting family for an early Christmas dinner on the High Street. Margaret was very welcoming, ensuring we parked in the right spot and giving us the keys. The room was very comfortable with a nice TV and the DIY breakfast was brilliant. Orange juice, fruit, milk, croissants... More 

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1 Thank 451Kate
Norwich
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2013

My daughters and I have been staying at The Old Post Office Guest House on a regular basis for the last nine years. Margaret the owner is a lovely host. The rooms are beautiful and spotlessly clean. You have every modern convenience including a fridge,microwave,flat screen tv and tea and coffee making facilities in the room.A spotlessly clean ensuite bathroom... More 

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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2013

Outstanding value guest house in a perfect location bang in the middle of Hythe.This guest house has supplanted the Hotel Imperial as our family 'go-to' base for our regular forays around East Kent. The rooms are light, well appointed and immaculately clean. Magaret herself is welcoming, helpful and pragmatic. The beds are comfy, there are facilites for making tea and... More 

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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The old post office guesthouse was built in 1910, paid for by the Mackeson family and was known as Hythe post office.We have been trading since June 2003 and although having had to change our name (we were originally known as The Malt guest house)it is still run under the same management(Margaret)offering the same personal and friendly service.Guest are free to come and go as they please there are no restrictions on times as guest are given their own key to use at the guest entrance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Old Post Office Guest House

Address: 5 High Street | Folkestone. kent, Hythe CT21 5AB, England (Formerly The Malt Guesthouse)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Hythe
Amenities:
Kitchenette
Price Range: €38 - €61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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The Old Post Office Guest House Hythe, Kent
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“Although the guest house is in the High Street, it is a lovely quiet spot at the top end, VERY close to public parking area.”
 of 5 bubbles BrendaM478, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“top floor room is very spacious”
 of 5 bubbles RobertPryke, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The top room has a double and two singles and plenty of room for a family.”
 of 5 bubbles JudeBrough_UK, 17 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Margaret does not provide breakfast but there is a good cafe just up the high street.”
 of 5 bubbles runnerbean111, 7 Jun 2015 | Read review
“My room was HUGE, and could sleep four very comfortably.”
 of 5 bubbles BrendaM478, 18 Mar 2015 | Read review
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