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    The Bay Guest House

    23 Fort Crescent | Cliftonville, Margate CT9 1HX, England
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    I have reviewed The Bay before as We stay at The Bay regularly on average 8/10 visits each year, we would Never stay anywhere else This lovely family look after their guests on a personal level and we really feel part of the family nothing...More

    Thank wispwilllow7
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I had a very nice experience. The hostess was very friendly and gave us a very warm welcome. The room was bright and the decor cheerful, plenty of natural light and a nice view on the sea. There was also a big screen tv and...More

    Thank Jenika I
    Response from Steven M, General Manager at The Bay Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you very much for your positive and detailed review of the Bay Guest House. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. You have made a good point about the hairdryer and we have agreed that there should be a hairdryer in every room...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We chose this accommodation as it was directly opposite the Winter Gardens and the reviews were very good . What an awful place!!. I have never seen such a botched up set up. We stayed in room 9 with a sea view if you could...More

    3  Thank bluenosebrum
    Response from Steven M, General Manager at The Bay Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your very subjective review and comments on our Grade 2 listed building facing the sea. We are sorry you were not happy with the accommodation. We use feedback to identify areas where we can target and improve our business. I have declared...More

    Reviewed 28 November 2017

    Stayed last weekend with Hannah, Steve and family. Always made to feel welcome. Great sleep and a delicious breakfast. Nothing is too much trouble. Including finding the marmite! Looking forward to seeing you all soon!

    1  Thank mrsj1969
    Response from Steven M, General Manager at The Bay Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you very much for your positive review of the Bay Guest House. I am glad you enjoyed the breakfast. We hope to see you again soon.

    Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

    Had a fine one night stay at Hannah’s Bay Guest House. We had a nice room with a sea view, a big flat screen TV, sofa, easy chairs, a nice bed and a good sleep, hearty full English breakfast, all at a good price. And...More

    1  Thank EC1V
    Response from Steven M, General Manager at The Bay Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you very much for your positive review of the Bay Guest House. I am glad you enjoyed watching the big flat screen TV. We hope to see you again soon.

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    Response from wispwilllow7 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, we've stayed at this lovely b&b many times at all different times throughout the year we've never had a problem parking almost outside the front door every time, on the one time we haven't been able to get right outside... More
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