Stay and Eat

There is a feast of quality and award winning restaurants, cafes, bars and tea rooms in Folkestone, Hythe & Romney Marsh to satisfy all tastes and budgets.

From three course fine dining to cockles & shrimps or just burger & chips.  A vast choice of gourmet flavours are available offering English, international and ethnic cuisines and of course, traditional seaside fish & chip and seafood stalls.

The Cliffe Restaurant and Bar is the eagerly awaited food and drink destination, located on the famous Leas of Folkestone, with panoramic view of the stunning seafront.  Situated in the lower ground floor of the Best Western Plus Burlington Hotel, the Bay Tree Bar & Grill is a popular venue , offering modern and stylish yet comfortable surroundings to sample ​from our premium drinks and a food offering that focuses on produce from Kent.  Cantilevered over Folkestone Harbour with panoramic floor to ceiling views out over the English Channel, the Rocksalt Restaurant ethos is built around seasonality, locality and simplicity, allowing the best produce available to us from the South Coast of Kent to shine through. Whether it’s fine dining you are looking for or something more informal, the Hythe Imperial Hotel has a variety of dining options to suit all needs and tastes, priding themselves on offering a good choice of quality dishes and where possible using the finest ingredients from the best local suppliers – including wonderfully fresh fish and seafood. If you're staying for a day or enjoying one of Port Lympne Nature Reserve's spectacular overnight safari breaks, you'll need to eat! Find out all about their best restaurants and cafes, including how they use locally-sourced produce, where you can enjoy five-star fine dining and how to keep your family fuelled up when exploring the huge wildlife reserve at Port Lympne.

With beautiful beaches, picnic areas and coastal parks available for BBQ's and al fresco dining in the sun, you'll be spoiled for choice!

With so much on offer, many visitors choose to stay for a mini break or longer holiday and you will find an impressive selection of hotels, B & B's, camps sites and holiday parks to fulfil your requirements on our accommodation pages.

The View Hotel, is an independent family run boutique hotel whose primary emphasis is on excellence in service and customer satisfaction. Best Western Plus Burlington Hotel is a charming Victorian building offering 4-star hotel accommodation in the West End of Folkestone. Set in tranquil surroundings and overlooking the English Channel, this family-friendly hotel was built in the 1890s and still holds its Victorian charm, whilst offering all the mod cons you'd expect of a contemporary hotel. Rocksalt Rooms - four boutique bolt holes, each with their own personality and dressed with Egyptian cotton, original antique beds, flat screen televisions and wet rooms. The rooms are situated a short walk from Rocksalt, two of which are complete with stunning views over the harbour and out to sea. With 92 bedrooms and no two being the same, all rooms at the Hythe Imperial are as individual as the guests who come to stay. They range from intimate and cosy, to spacious and decadent; sea view or garden view; even cottage-style suites and family rooms with bunk beds. Port Lympne Nature Reserve has many accommodation options available for you and your guests from the Luxury 4 star Port Lympne Hotel to getting back to nature and 'Glamping', whatever style you choose, a spectacular adventure awaits.

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