Holiday Inn Express Folkestone - Channel Tunnel, an IHG Hotel

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In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Holiday Inn Express Folkestone - Channel Tunnel, an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn Express Folkestone - Channel Tunnel, an IHG Hotel

2.5 star property
Folkestone hotel with restaurant and bar/lounge

8,4/10 Very good

996 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Connecting rooms available
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Cheriton Parc, Cheriton High St, Folkestone, England, CT18 8AN
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Business center
  • 4 meeting rooms
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Computer station
  • Front desk safe
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in the lobby
For families
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Elevator
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

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About this area

What's nearby

  • Port Lympne Wild Animal Park and Gardens - 12 min drive
  • Dover Western Docks Cruise Terminal - 15 min drive
  • Dover Castle - 24 min drive
  • White Cliffs of Dover - 20 min drive
  • Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal - 24 min drive

Getting around

  • Gatwick Airport (LGW) - 73 min drive
  • Hythe Sandling Station - 6 min drive
  • Folkestone West Station - 7 min drive
  • Folkestone Eurotunnel Station - 22 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Express Folkestone - Channel Tunnel, an IHG Hotel

When visiting Folkestone, Holiday Inn Express Folkestone - Channel Tunnel, an IHG Hotel is a great choice to consider. Guests looking for a bite to eat can check out The Great Room, which serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast and dinner. A bar/lounge, a snack bar/deli, and a terrace are other highlights. Fellow travelers say great things about the overall value and comfortable guestrooms.

Languages

Bulgarian, English, French, Italian, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Welsh

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of We're Good To Go (UK)
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 100 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - anytime
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets allowed (dogs and cats only, 2 per room)*
  • Service animals welcome
  • Specific rooms only*

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Onsite parking limited

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free English breakfast on weekday mornings 6:00 AM–9:30 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Snack bar/deli

Traveling with children

  • Children's games
  • Children's books

Working away

  • Business center
  • 4 meeting rooms
  • Computer station
  • Coworking spaces

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Low-height counter/sink
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord

Languages

  • Bulgarian
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Welsh

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

The Great Room - This bistro specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Fees & policies

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed on New Year's Eve:
  • Dining venue

Pets

  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 20 per pet, per night

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

A shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of We're Good To Go (UK) and Clean Promise (IHG).

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global).

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Folkestone Holiday Inn Express
Folkestone Tunnel
Holiday Inn Express Folkestone Channel Tunnel Hotel
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Holiday Inn Express Folkestone Channel Tunnel
Tunnel Folkestone
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Holiday Inn Express Folkestone Channel Tunnel

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Overall score and ratings

8,4

Very good

8,8/10

Cleanliness

8,8/10

Staff & service

8,0/10

Amenities

8,4/10

Property conditions & facilities

8,2/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

the room was small, compare to the one in Boston that I use to stay at. no refrigerator.
1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Clair, 1-night trip
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4/10 Fair

One night stop over to get Eurotunnel, was ok, not the best, lot of dogs staying at hotel, I love dogs but think this made it smell , stained dog wee patches everywhere
Gemma, 1-night family trip
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6/10 Good

adrian, 1-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Rachel, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Nice hotel
We had a lovely one night stay at either side of our trip to France super location for the shuttle the staff were helpful and friendly very clean and well maintained hotel spot on breakfast too 😀
Kathryn, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

John, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

kevin, 1-night trip
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4/10 Fair

Shame
Food was appalling and the Wifi was slow. I really wanted to get some work done in the morning and the wifi just wasn't up to the task. Food was dry, possibly reheated. Breakfast was salty etc.
Chris, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Anthony, 1-night trip
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