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4.5 out of 5

"I was very late arriving but the owner gave me his number and he got up to let me in, the breakfast the next day was exceptional and overall my stay w ... " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 18 Jul 2020

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Double Room, River View (Honeysuckle)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£80* Per night/room 3 Oct - 4 Oct

Double Room, View (Juniper)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room, River View (Marshmallow)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Double Room, River View (Elderflower)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room (Gooseberry)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Double Room, View (Cowslip)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Hotel Description

Our customers tell us they enjoy The Grove Ferry Inn's good location. During your stay, you'll be close to Wingham Wildlife Park. You'll find features such as free breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking. This 3-star inn has 6 rooms over 2 floors. Enjoy your stay with amenities like free WiFi and a flat-screen TV in each room.

  • All rooms offer flat-screen TVs, premium bedding and electric kettles
  • Free English breakfast served daily
  • Free WiFi
  • Free self-parking
  • Grab something to eat at the restaurant or stop for a drink at the bar/lounge
  • Amenities include a meeting room and a terrace
  • On-site recreation includes a playground
  • Guests have good things to say about the accommodation for the comfy beds and nice bathrooms
  • Just a 3-minute drive from Isle of Thanet and 6 minutes from Wingham Wildlife Park

The Grove Ferry Inn ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Grove Ferry Inn

Everyone (2)
5 out of 5
I was very late arriving but the owner gave me his number and he got up to let me in, the breakfast the next day was exceptional and overall my stay was excellent

Posted by , from Brussels on 18 Jul 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

26 Jul 2020 by Grove Ferry Inn

Thank you very much for your review hopefully we will see you again kindest regards John and Jaine Hinsley

4 out of 5

Posted by on 16 Jun 2019

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Renovations + Closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from June 1 2021 to October 1 2021 (dates subject to change):

  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is available daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. A terrace, a BBQ, and a garden are also featured at The Grove Ferry Inn. Self parking is free. This 3-star Canterbury inn is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 6 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • English breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Deli
  • 1 conference room
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Playground on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Train station: Canterbury Sturry Station (7.8 km / 4.8 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Grove Ferry Inn offers 6 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer and free toiletries. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital channels
  • Electric kettle
  • Luxury bedding
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free English breakfast daily from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

On-site venue – This restaurant specialises in British cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Boat tours nearby

Accessibility

If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at noon
  • Check-in time ends at 10:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning on arriving outside normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions.

This property does not have a front desk. To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 48 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. The host will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cots (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, debit cards and cash

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, debit cards and cash. 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; guest room doors are sealed after cleaning. Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Host will greet you
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • No lifts
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Debit cards
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Hotel Names

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.