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The Harbour, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 1TX, England
Grand Burstin Hotel (2 Night Offer & 2 Dinners)

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Love Folkestone

Stay Date: 21/10/16, a customer aged 45-64 from United Kingdom who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

Had a lovely weekend - hotel basic but OK and met our needs - was clean and comfortable. Food in the hotel very poor quality and tasteless. Hotel is in a prime position overlooking the harbour, See More  Read more information lovely views and close to everything Folkestone has to offer. Rooms are basic but clean, staff were lovely and work very hard to accommodate everyone. I would stay at the hotel again for the price we paidand the location but would only pay for a room only and eat out. We had a fantastic weekend thank you SuperBreak.   Collapse  Hide

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Good Hotel

Stay Date: 09/09/16, a customer aged 45-64 from Bedfordshire who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

Good accommodation but a little too hot, no ventilation. Food good, dining clean & bright, good size bar but again too hot. Lifts not able to cope with the number of guests. Will use again. See More  Read more information   Collapse  Hide

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Hastings

Stay Date: 16/11/12, a customer aged 65+ who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

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Trip to France

Stay Date: 21/09/12, a customer aged 45-64 from Wallington who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

the lift to the room on the 12th floor was not working so the reception staff had no trouble getting a roon on a lower floor. we booked a trip to France through the hotel, to find only 2 other See More  Read more information paople were with us. ( how many would have still run this trip ) fantastic. we upgraded to the restaurant with staff as we were only here a few days. food was great as were the staff. just over the road atFolkestone Harbour was a fresh crab and shell fish great as well   Collapse  Hide

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Short Break In Folkestone

Stay Date: 08/04/12, a customer who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

Excellent room with view of harbour, very clean with tea/coffee facilities a bonus. Staff helpful, food was good. Upgraded restaurant on second night for £5.00 well worth it as it included the See More  Read more information breakfast the next morning. Overall for 2 night stay with dinner and breakfast for £65.00 for was excellent value for money. Would go back.   Collapse  Hide

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Burstin Hotel Folkestone harbour

Stay Date: 18/08/17, a customer aged 45-64 from Rochester who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

Good value break, hotel was tired but very clean, choice of three or four different meals each night, entertainment every night, beautiful location overlooking the harbour. See More  Read more information   Collapse  Hide

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Weekend special offer at the Great Burstin Hotel Folkestone.

Stay Date: 12/09/15, a customer aged 65+ from London who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

Firstly this is a 2* holiday makers hotel. So please do not expect it to be quiet! In July and August it is very busy with children and families. 6 floors all with lifts. Hotel is tired but really See More  Read more information if you are on holiday you enjoy the seaside! Food was basic but plentiful. Staff worked quietly in the background replenishing the food. You can pay £10 per person per night and eat in a "better"restaurant and have a sea view. There are various options. Better see online and phone to ask questions that are important to you. I am a walking disabled. If you have a blue badge Folkestone Councilare very good. You can park almost anywhere but if you park wrongly you will be fined! Look up blue badge parking Folkestone online and pick the one that tells you where you can or cannot park andprint it out. Disabled or not the hotel charges £3.50 a day for this. Across the road it is £5.00. Weekend was noisy and did not get quiet until about midnight. Staff were helpful and quick to, ifthey could, solve your problems. September is full of silver surfers with oldie music, Beatles etc. They have two ballrooms. Booking in is 3pm so take this time to drive around to get yourbearings. You do not have to have half board they have a very good priced Brassiere to one side of the bar. There are slot machines in the comfortable lounge area. I forgot to add they have a swimming pooland gym and possibly a sauna. BUT you have to pay. Again please check with the hotel as these extras can add up. Beds are firm. Very basic TV unless you upgrade. Prices vary from say £85 doublehalf board to £61 for a double per night off season or search special offers. CHECK!   Collapse  Hide

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Weekend break in Folkestone

Stay Date: 24/04/15, a customer aged 65+ who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

Entertainment in the hotel was excellent but the menus need more variation. The room was too warm preventing a good night's sleep. The electrical socket was under the bed and in the middle so we had See More  Read more information to move the bed to plug in a machine that I have to use to blow air into my nose as I suffer with sleep apnoea. The hotel could do with repainting especially the exterior. The staff were veryhelpful.   Collapse  Hide

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A day at the Beach

Stay Date: 25/10/13, a customer aged 45-64 who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

Stayed at a hotel which was well situated to the beach and town good for walks. Then came back and had a nice meal at the hotel and watched the evening entertainment See More  Read more information   Collapse  Hide

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Two days at Folkestone

Stay Date: 29/07/13, a customer aged 25-44 who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

We stayed at Grand Burstin hotel for two days (Breakfast and dinner). Food was quite good; however it did not have much options for vegetarians. We asked for a sea-facing room- but what we got was a See More  Read more information room in the basement, which was more like a dungeon. We asked for a wi-fi connection when I booked the room but in the basement there was no signal and hence had to stay without wifi. Also, when webooked the hotel, they said the pool and the gym was free but then they charged for the pool when we checked-in. Grand Burstin is a very basic hotel with minimum facilities. I wouldn't plan to stayin Grand Burstin again!   Collapse  Hide

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Lovely Trip to Rye

Stay Date: 12/07/13, a customer aged 45-64 from Brandon who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

Enjoyed a lovely trip to Rye, very pretty town and good coffee shops. Went to the Dymchurch steam railway (that kept hubby happy). The hotel was excellent value for money, although a little tired See More  Read more information looking. The food was good with a large selection, self service but that's great with my diet to have such a choice. Had a lovely view over the harbour, but that had a downside as one of the fishingboats had his motor running for nearly an hour from before 5 am and the fire alarm went off (false alarm) at just gone 5 am so not a brilliant night sleep but beds were comfortable, curtains thick enoughto block daylight. Would stay again, very handy for day trips to France.   Collapse  Hide

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Folkstone

Stay Date: 29/06/13, a customer aged 45-64 who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

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Folkestone

Stay Date: 26/04/13, a customer aged 45-64 who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

Nice town with plenty of shops and market on Saturday. Hotel overlooked beach. See More  Read more information   Collapse  Hide

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A Room With A View

Stay Date: 08/06/12, a customer from Uk who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

The hotel itself was very tired, dirty in places and in dire need of some tlc. Our room was ok, the bathroom was very poor, but the fabulous view of the harbour and sea from our window/balcony made See More  Read more information up for the disappointment. Great cocktail bars in folkestone: hallets in the creative quarter and rocksalt by the harbour. Dover castle and the town of rye great places to visit.   Collapse  Hide

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A Weekend In Kent

Stay Date: 27/02/11, a customer from Uk who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

Hotel was easy to find, had a room at front of hotel with views of the harbour. Would have liked waitress service in restaurants but both restaurants were self service. Room was clean and See More  Read more information comfortable. Lots of places within easy travelling distance of folkstone, we went to leeds castle and chatham docks where they have a dickens world was most impressed with both.   Collapse  Hide

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New Year

Stay Date: 02/01/11, a customer from Uk who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

3nite all inclusive over new year very enjoyable, restaurant staff worked hard, entertainment very good all starf very polite had a good all round time. Only down side not enough tables & seats in See More  Read more information main ball room on new years eve.   Collapse  Hide

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Grand Burstin Hotel Dover

Stay Date: 19/09/10, a customer who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

Hotel rooms were tried and in need of refurbishment. Lifts broke down, or were turned off. Food was adequate. Food choice could have been better. Hotel was ok for short weekend break. See More  Read more information   Collapse  Hide

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Relaxing Weekend In Folkestone

Stay Date: 14/08/09, a customer who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

Enjoyed a lovely weekend in a beautiful part of England. Breathtaking views from Lees cliffs Folkestone and some exellent walk:,except the walk up the hill into town from hotel. Having said that the See More  Read more information Grande Burstin was a good hotel with excellent entertainment the only problem was it was at the top of a hill.   Collapse  Hide

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Shortbreak in Folkestone, Kent

Stay Date: 26/05/09, a customer who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

Grand Burstin was adequate. It was quite faded around the edges and requires refurbishment. But the service was very good, the staff extremely helpful and friendly. The food was good. I was on a See More  Read more information walking holiday so I did extensive walking along the coast, downs, cliffs, and cross-country hiking along the valley pathways.   Collapse  Hide

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Folkestone

Stay Date: 24/04/15, a customer aged 45-64 who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

This hotel is looking very dated and could do with a face lift. The room you gave us was of a very low standard so we upgraded and this was not much better. Not one of our better stays with your See More  Read more information company.   Collapse  Hide

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You get what you pay for

Stay Date: 28/10/14, a customer aged 25-44 who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

The hotel is very old and very tired, a few bits of tinsel in October were never going to cheer up the peeling orange paint and broken ceiling tiles. If you want to relive a school residential See More  Read more information holiday then this is the place for you- mass catered cheap food and tacky excursions, otherwise, you would be better off somewhere else.   Collapse  Hide

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Our holiday break

Stay Date: 15/06/14, a customer aged 45-64 from Rochester who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

Overall we enjoyed a break. The food was cold and not nice the first day. Second eve we upgraded to other restaurant in hotel and that was lovely so was breakfast there. Was not happy when staff See More  Read more information interrupted us watching a soap on tv(there were 2 other tvs to switch to football, was told it was world cup so all tvs had to be put on football didn't think that was fair. We went and used the gymvery good and staff there very nice, helpful and happy. We did go out for walks and shops too.   Collapse  Hide

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Lovely Folkestone

Stay Date: 25/09/11, a customer who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

Had lovely view from window at burstin hotel, on third floor overlooking harbour. Drinks in the bar were quite reasonable. Very nice for a cheap and cheerful break. See More  Read more information   Collapse  Hide

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Short Break In Dover, Folkestone & Area

Stay Date: 08/09/10, a customer who stayed at this hotel rated this hotel.

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Stay Date: 04/09/09, a customer from Pontefract from West Yorkshirewho stayed at this hotel rated this hotel.

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Stay Date: 05/06/09, a customer from Hemel Hempstead from Hertfordshirewho stayed at this hotel rated this hotel.

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Stay Date: 02/12/16, a customer aged 45-64 from United Kingdom who stayed at this hotel wrote this review.

Everything was really bad from start to finish - been here many times and have never known it this bad. See More  Read more information   Collapse  Hide

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