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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On Xmas day we had the pleasure of having a family lunch in the Orangery. We received a very warm welcome with invaluable assistance rendered by the staff.(Our small party included my 104 year old mother in law). The menu was excellent comprising some 8 courses and the quality of food was outstanding. The portion sizes were more than adequate...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My room, on the lower ground floor, was massive! Plenty of room to move about and enough powerpoints for charging my electric wheelchair (as well as tablet, phone etc). The room was clean and I got fresh towels every day. There was even a dog bed and bowls supplied for my assistance dog! I had Christmas lunch in the Orangery,...

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Christmas break ! Myself,brother and sister-Law stayed at The Smith Court Hotel for Christmas 2016. We had a lovely time,the hotel is in Cliftonville on the cliffs and much nicer than Margate. We had two rooms with sea views and the rooms were excellent as well as being cozy and warm. The staff worked so hard with Christmas lunch and...

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Thank mayliddiard
Kent
Reviewed 13 December 2016

My organisation and I went for our work Christmas Party at Smiths Court Hotel. We have been to a few venues in Thanet like St Augustines, Pavillion but this was our first time at Smiths Court. I had been there for a wedding a few years ago so remember how lovely the food was and how pretty the venue was....

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Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Held our works christmas party at hotel for 2nd year running , food and service was lovely , stayed the night room warm and comfortable , found beds very comfortable ,shower a bit on small side , had hair dryer , iron and ironing board in room. full english for breakfast was lovely , also fresh fruit salad along with...

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Hockley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 December 2016

After I stayed at the hotel in May for a wedding sadly my Mother was taken very ill and spent hours in Margate A&E and the staff were SO helpful. I returned there for a personal visit again last weekend and the waitress in The Orchard asked how my Mother was as she remembered the night and that made such...

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Thank Denver1962
Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We went with a coach trip group to this hotel from 4-7 Nov 16. On arrival mid afternoon we were warmly greeted with tea and cakes which was a nice touch. Quickly given our keys and directed to our rooms (2 on the ground floor). The room was airy and the decoration in good condition for a hotel of this...

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Romsey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I booked this hotel to take my Mum for her 70th Birthday. The hotel was perfect and staff friendly. We only had the breakfasts which was fabulous, the staff very helpful and attentive, and they looked happy to work there!!The only criticism is that I asked if they could decorate the room I had booked for my Mum with balloons...

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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We would just like to say a massive THANK YOU to Abbie, Tony and all the staff for everything you have done for us. Our wedding day was absolutely amazing. It was everything we had hoped for! Your staff went above and beyond what we expected to ensure everything went smoothly on our big day! Our guests loved the wedding...

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Our second trip to The Smithscourt Hotel. Again we upgraded to the honeymoon suite with its four poster bed and elegant decor. The staff are lovely and nothing is too much trouble for them. The breakfast is first rate and packed with locally sourced ingredients. There's lots to see in Margate, The Turner Contempory, The Shell Groto, The Old Town...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A beautiful Edwardian hotel, with 43 rooms. A number of single, double, twin, and family rooms. Also sea-view rooms available, or executive rooms and family suites. Full disabled access to the hotel, and specifically designed disabled rooms available. Free off-street parking, and plenty of free on-street parking outside. Eat in The Orangery restaurant attached, with a great sea view and stunning marble floors. Sit in our lounge and watch the sea, have a drink or afternoon tea. At Smiths Court, the only thing we overlook is the sea... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Smiths Court Hotel

Address: 21-27 Eastern Esplanade | Cliftonville, Margate CT9 2HL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Isle of Thanet > Margate
Price Range: €60 - €108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Smiths Court Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 43
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Also Known As:
Smiths Court Cliftonville
Smiths Court Hotel Margate, Kent
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Margate
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Margate
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“Ask for a sea view room”
 of 5 bubbles mayliddiard, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“sea facing rooms lovely views”
 of 5 bubbles mollie992016, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the front have the nice sea views”
 of 5 bubbles EllieAmy, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid room 20 on third floor. Room 22 on second floor is better but ensuite is very small.”
 of 5 bubbles eala, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Would advise to check before you accept rooms on the ground floor, especially the room to the left of the reception of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles _jilly1997, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
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