Hotel The Southcliff in Folkestone, Shepway - 2 HOTEL INFO stars

This is what awaits you:

  • Use of an Internet terminal at the hotel

Hotel description The Southcliff

Overlooking the English Channel, The Southcliff Hotel is situated on The Leas Promenade and only a 1-minute walk from the Leas Cliff Hall venue. The hotel is a 10-minute drive from the Channel Tunnel Terminal and offers free Wi-Fi in public areas, a stylish bar and wonderful views.

The bedrooms each have tea/coffee facilities, a private bathroom with free toiletries, and a TV. Ironing facilities are available upon request. Some have sea views or private balconies.

The Office Bar and Restaurant hosts frequent live music.

Just 20 minutes’ drive from Dover Ferry and Cruise Terminals, Southcliff Hotel is a short walk from Folkestone’s sandy beach. Folkestone Harbour is a 10-minute walk, and Folkestone Central Railway Station is just half a mile away.

Wi-Fi is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and costs £2 per day.

*****5th December 2016, one of our lifts will be shutdown for an electrical upgrade. this will take 14 days to complete. we will allocate rooms accordingly. the 2nd lift will still be in operation.***** Stunning views of the French Coastline from the Hotels main doors/sea facing rooms Reception hours: Every day: from 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Hotel data

Hotel built in 1880, Number of floors 6, Total number of rooms 68, Number of single rooms 15, Number of double rooms 53, of which have 2 separate beds 25, of which have a double bed 28, of which are suitable as three-bed rooms 0, of which are suitable as four-bed rooms 0, Rooms with connecting door 0, Number of suites (separate rooms) 0, Number of junior suites 0, Number of apartments 0, Number of rooms with air conditioning 0, Reception manned 24 hours a day, Earliest check-in 14:00, Latest check-out 10:30, Multilingual staff on hand 24 hours a day, English-speaking staff available during the day, English-speaking staff available at night, Number of luxury rooms 0, Number of business rooms 0, Hotel, City hotel, family-run hotel, No-smoking hotel, Gay and lesbian-friendly hotel, No-smoking room 68, Hypoallergenic rooms 0, Family rooms available 0, Children's beds/cots 0, Extra-long (over 2m) beds in 0 rooms

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The Leas 22-26, CT20 2DY Folkestone, Shepway, United Kingdom


  • Station (Folkestone Central) 2.0 km
  • City centre 0.2 km
  • Airport (London City Airport (LCY)) 91.27 km
  • Highway (M20) 13.0 km

Service times

Reception open:

0:00 AM to 24:00 PM

Reception manned at weekends:

0:00 AM to 24:00 PM

Earliest check-in:

2:00 PM

Latest check-out:

10:30 AM

    Accepted payment methods

  • Visa
  • Eurocard/MasterCard
  • American Express

Hotel facilities

  • Reception (lobby)
  • Elevator
  • Public Internet terminal Hourly rate 0 GBP
  • Car park is directly by hotel
  • Car park is a 1-minute walk away
  • Secure parking for bicycles/motorbikes
  • Coach parking space at hotel
  • open from 07:00.00 until 09:30.00 Closed monday,tuesday,wednesday,thursday,friday,saturday,sunday
  • Hotel bar
  • Fire alarm
  • Smoke detectors
  • Video surveillance of entrances
  • Video surveillance of hotel lobby
  • WLAN with Internet access in lobby Hourly rate 0 GBP Fee per day 0 GBP
  • Mobile phone reception
  • Door with security lock in 68 rooms
  • Breakfast from 07:30 o'clock to 09:30 o'clock
  • Vegetarian food available
  • Diabetic food available
  • Smoke detectors in all rooms
  • Hallways equipped with fire exstinguishers
  • Hotel has emergency lighting
  • Hotel complies with country/state/local fire laws
  • Audible smoke alarms in guest room
  • Audible smoke alarm in hallways
  • Emergency exits for each floor
  • Building meets all current local, state and country building codes
  • Guest room doors self closing
  • Video surveillance recorded 24 hrs a day

Room facilities

  • TV remote control
  • Radio
  • Desk
  • Seating area
  • Coffee machine/tea-maker in 68 rooms
  • Windows for opening
  • Make-up mirror
  • Full-length mirror
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Bathroom with window
  • Emergency information
  • Plan of emergency exits
  • TV with international news channel

In-house services

  • Hotel safe
  • Ice machine
  • Use of an Internet terminal at the hotel
  • Beddings changed every 3 day(s)
  • Pets not allowed
  • Room service
  • Adaptor for Chinese/US plugs

Hotel location

The Leas 22-26, CT20 2DY Folkestone, Shepway - Kent

Evaluations of The Southcliff

Overall 14 ratings, including comments: 9 ratings
6.5 / 10
Average rating of all hotel guests
Corporate customers
5.4 / 10
July 2015

Easy to find and had a nice view of the English Channel

Wifi only available in the lobby. Very poor shower

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