The Grand Folkestone

The Grand

Built in 1899 and with undoubtedly the finest views of the world famous Leas Promenade, award winning Coastal Park and French Skyline The Grand offers a warm welcome from our friendly and enthusiastic  team and a variety of dining in the Palm Court and in Keppels and accommodation experiences. 

The Grand is rated Three to Four Star by Visit England, is awarded with the prestigious Visit England Gold Award for exceptional quality of accommodation and customer service and is listed as one of the “Best Places to Visit in Kent” by the Association of Tourist Attractions in Kent (ATAK). The Grand is ideal for families, business, leisure, couples and locals alike.

Our guests say:
“A beautiful building, it has great atmosphere, you really do feel as though you are stepping back in time”

“The staff, first class, with attention to detail being second to none”

“The food was amazing and our table was by the windows giving us lovely views of the sea and gardens”

“10 stars if it were possible!”

“Think Downton Abbey with a view of the English Channel” 

With free Parking and complementary WIFI in public areas The Grand is situated within two miles of the M20 motorway, the Channel Tunnel terminal, the High Speed rail link, Folkestone harbour, and is only 45 minutes from the M25 London orbital motorway.

View our Access Statement here.

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The Grand The Leas Folkestone CT20 2XL Tel:+44(0)1303 222 222 Fax:+44(0)1303 220 220