Stopover hotels

If you are travelling across to mainland Europe by ferry or Eurotunnel, here are a range of hotels to make sure you board on time.

Holiday Inn Express Folkestone - Channel Tunnel
CT18 8AN

The closest hotel to the Eurotunnel terminal at Folkestone. Simple, good quality and great value with free continental breakfast and 24 hour front desk.

Walletts Court Country House Hotel, Restaurant & Spa
CT15 6EW

Only 3 miles from the Port of Dover and 12 miles from the Eurotunnel terminal at Folkestone. If you are looking for a stylish start to your road trip with a little more style this Hotel is ideal. Great restaurant, comfortable rooms and a spa make Wallets Court a superb place to stay.
AA 4 star, 2 rosette, Featured in The Which Hotel/Good Food Guide, Michelin, Johansens and a Member of Best Loved Hotels of The World.


Premier Inn Dover (Eastern Ferry Terminal)
CT16 1LW

The closest hotel to Dover ferry terminal (only half a mile).
Straightforward Premier Inn value with free parking.

Mercure Hythe Imperial Hotel and Spa
CT21 6AE

The Mercure Hythe Imperial is an imposing four star Victorian seafront hotel based only 5 miles from the Eurotunnel terminal. It boasts over 100 en-suite bedrooms, leisure club, spa, 9 hole golf course, 6 function suites, 2 restaurants and 2 bars. Set in 44 acres and positioned right on the coast with stunning views over the English Channel (remember to request a sea view room).
PORTSMOUTH - Ibis Hotel Portsmouth Centre

The Ibis Portsmouth Centre is located right in the city centre, close to the Town/Guild Hall and the High Street. Ideal a one night stop over, the hotel is 10 min from Clarence Pier in Southsea, the Gunwharf Quays, the D Day Museum, Sea Life Centre, Submarine Museum and shipyards. It has 144 rooms, a Cafe restaurant, a 24 hour snack bar and 2 meeting rooms. In room Multi-media entertainment with Internet access for guests. The hotel also has an onsite paying car park with limited spaces @ £6 per night (make sure to request when making booking).

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