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Clifton Gardens Folkestone CT20 2EB

The 3 star Best Western Clifton Hotel is located on the famous Leas,  the hotel has an elegant cliff-top position with spectacular views of the English Channel. Built in 1864, it nestles in the centre of Folkestone’s famous Leas, which is renowned for its well-kept lawns and gardens.

The Clifton Hotel is home to the Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill renowned for its steaks. Other facilities include the Ocean Bleu Lounge Bar where one can enjoy a cocktail, pleasant aperitif or a traditional afternoon tea, 3 function rooms for meetings, weddings and private dinners.

Only fifty yards from the Leas Cliff Hall Conference and Entertainment Centre, the hotel is within walking distance of the town's amenities. An excellent base for trips to France located only three miles from the Channel Tunnel’s terminal and seven miles from the ferry port in Dover, as well as being conveniently situated for the M20 motorway.

The Clifton Hotel also provides the perfect setting to celebrate events and weddings, bringing together elements of modern style and traditional charm.

Whether you’re planning a low-key affair or a large-scale celebration with all your favourite people in tow, we offer a range of options that will ensure that your day is everything you hoped it would be and more. The hotel also holds a licence to conduct Civil Ceremonies.

Our dedicated team will help you to plan your wedding day to perfection, leaving no stone unturned when it comes to ensuring that each element is meticulously planned and executed.


Clifton Gardens Folkestone CT20 2EB


Conference / Meeting facilities
Cots available
Credit cards accepted
Ensuite rooms
Free wi-fi
Groups welcome
Visit Folkestone and Hythe
Visitor Information Service
Folkestone Town Council
The Town Hall
1 – 2 Guildhall Street
CT20 1DY
01303 257946
Proudly sponsored by Folkestone & Hythe Hotel and Catering Association, supported by Folkestone & Hythe Tourism Board and Folkestone & Hythe District Council