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Walpole Bay Hotel

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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“living museum”(27 reviews)
“quirky hotel”(22 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I was searching for hotels for a trip to Margate from the North East for a family party I said to my husband "I have found a fabulous quirky hotel for us", boy I wasn't wrong! The Walpole Bay Hotel is like stepping into...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a truly charming hotel with a lovely friendly vibe. Clearly it is a bit of a shrine to its glamorous past and you have to like trinkets and older artefacts as the place is full of interesting things to look at. But it’s...More

Thank Helga H
Reviewed 8 May 2018

The family who run this establishment are rude and grossly unprofessional. The receptionist actually swore at one of our group. When we complained to the owner, who is a domineering and obstinate woman, we were falsely accused of having been abusive ourselves. She would have...More

Thank Andrew L
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Not for everybody, but certainly for us. Loved the curios on display and the personal touches, the owner pops round to your table at breakfast for a chat - unintrusive and really makes you glad that you’re not in a chain hotel. Amazing original lift,...More

Thank modbird81
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

A trip back in time in this quintessentially English hotel built in 1914 which is being lovingly restored to it's former glory. The quirky museum is the icing on the cake. Comfortable room with sea view, lovely staff, good service and an exceptionally good buffet...More

Thank Ruth H
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$108 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Margate
#1 Family Hotel in Margate
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$108 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Margate
#1 Family Hotel in Margate
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Richard F
18 June 2018|
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Response from realaledrinker | Reviewed this property |
On street parking outside the hotel. There are normally plenty of spaces available and no charges for parking.
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Jill H
18 May 2017|
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Response from ChristineandbBill | Reviewed this property |
I stayed one night with my daughter and her well behaved cockapoo. He was allowed in the bedroom. He wasn't allowed in the dining room but they made up a table for us in the next door bar and another table for someone else... More
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Duncan H
24 January 2017|
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Response from hamlet_uk | Reviewed this property |
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Room Tips
"Rooms on the top floor have a great view."
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"All rooms we have stayed in were good"
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"Good value . Great views to sea. Luxury feel with quirky edge.,"
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"Our room was 205 and it was lovely."
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