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Tel code: 01304 | code search
Postcode: CT16 | code search
Population: 29000
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Birthplace of:
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Folk Customs:
Admiralty of the Medway
Biddenden Dole
Blessing the Sea and Diving for the Cross
Canterburys Hop Hoodening
Rochester Sweeps' Festival
St Bartholomew's Day Bun Race
The Offham Quintain

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Macfarlanes Butterfly Centre
"I had read some very negative reviews of Macfarlanes Butterfly Centre,one advising people not to waste their time and money,but having seen they had been closed all winter for refurbishment,and ..." More

Dover College
"I found the school and its staff to be very friendly, with a real family atmosphere. There was a real sense of building the confidence of the pupils in ..." More

The White Cliffs Hotel
"Well we only had lunch but...Wow, loved every second. Often when lunching in hotels but not staying you can receive the second class treatment. Not at the White Cliffs though, ..." More

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"Dominated by its magnificent castle Dover has always been at the frontline of Britains dealings with the continent and remains so today. The famous white cliffs are a few ..." More

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Dover is a major port town on the south-east coast in Kent, famous for its white cliffs. Dover has been a strategically important port for millennia. Bronze age axes and a bronze age boat are on display in the Dover Museum in Market Square. The townfs other museums include the Dover Transport Museum, and the Princess of Wales Royal Regiment Museum within Dover Castle. The Old Town Gaol in Biggin Street can also be visited. In around AD 50 the Romans built two lighthouses on either side of the town. One on the Western Heights, whose few remains are now within the Drop Redoubt, and the other which still stands to its full height in the grounds of Dover Castle. By the Dover Experience building is the "Painted House", one of the best preserved Roman mansions in Britain. On the same site are parts of Classis Britannica and Saxon Shore Forts. William the Conqueror took possession of Dover Castle shortly after the Battle of Hastings and fashioned it into the magnificent castle it is today. During World War II the White Cliffs upon which the castle stands concealed the operations unit where Churchill oversaw the Dunkirk invasion. These tunnels are now open to the public. Maison Dieu, founded in 1203, forms part of the Old Town Hall buildings. The Western Heights were built between 1779 and 1804. They comprise a series of forts and ditches. Today much of the site is a country park. The Port of Dover was originally established in 1606. Cargo ships and over 15 million passengers travel through the port every year. Further up from the castle at Langdon Cliffs is five miles of coastal park owned by the National Trust. There is a visitor centre, coffee shop and fantastic views over the port. Situated close to the sea front is the De Bradelei

Accountant

Dover Financial Services
Jaggar & Co Consulting Ltd
Reeves & Neylan

Attraction

Crabble Corn Mill
Dover Castle and Secret Wartime Tunnels
Dover Museum
Dover Transport Museum
Dover White Cliff Tours
East Kent Railway (The Colliery Line)
Grand Shaft
Macfarlanes Butterfly Centre
Maison Dieu
Pines Garden & The Pines Visitor Centre and Museum
Roman Painted House
South Foreland Lighthouse
St Margarets Museum
White Cliffs of Dover

Budget

Clare House *book online*
Hostel *book online*
Hostel Alma & Cafe Express *book online*

Premier Inn Dover (A20) *book online*
Premier Inn Dover (Eastern Ferry Terminal) *book online*
Premier Inn Dover East *book online*
St Margaret's Bay Motel *book online*
YHA Dover *book online*

Church

St Mary in Castro

Conference Centre

Pines Calyx
Wallett's Court Country House Hotel

Cottage

Enefelde Cottage
Welcome Cottages

Council

Dover District Council

Doctor

Buckland Medical Centre
Pencester Surgery
Peter Street Surgery
The Health Centre
The High Street Surgery

Flat Share

Easy Room Mate

Health and Fitness Club

Harpers Fitness Club
Shapeshifters Gym Ltd
The Spa – Wallett’s Court Country House
YMCA

Holiday Park

St Margarets Bay
St. Margaret's Holiday Park

Hostel

Hostel
Hostel Alma & Cafe Express
YHA Dover

Inn

Swingate Inn
The Marquis At Alkham

Market

Dover Market
Dovers Bluebird Market
Dovers Indoor Bluebirds Market

Pub and Bar

Admiral Harvey
Carrier Arms
Cinque Ports Arms
Eight Bells
Gate Inn
Golden Lion
King Edward VII
Lord Nelson
Marquis of Granby
Old Endeavour

Primrose
Red Lion
Sportsman
The Coastguard
The Lighthouse Inn
Three Cups
Wheelwrights Arms
White Horse

Restaurant

Cullin's Yard
Dino's
Don Romano
Eight Bells
Hubert House Guesthouse & Bistro
Jermain's
King Edward VII
La Scala
Marquis of Granby
Railway Bell
Sea Breeze
The Coastguard

The White Cliffs Hotel
Three Cups
Wallett's Court Country House Hotel

School

Dover College
Duke of York's Royal Military School

Solicitor

Lawson Turner & Gilbert
P W Sherred
Pigotts

Taxi

A1 Cars
A2B Cars
Arrow Cars
Central Cars
Dover Taxis
Dover White Cliffs Taxis
Heritage Cars

Vet

Burnham House Veterinary Surgery

Sports Clubs

Dover Athletic (Amateur Football)
Dover Cosmpolitans CC (Cricket)
Royal Cinque Ports Yacht Club (Sailing)
Selsted CC (Cricket)

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St Margaret's Bowls and Social Club (Bowling)
St Margarets (Amateur Football)
Whitecliffs Motorboat & Yacht Club (Sailing)

Shops

Hooked On Books
Smallwood Publishing
J J B Sports plc
Modern Floral Services Ltd
Boots
Rymans
Alkham Valley Garden Centre
Pets Pantry
R.V.Woodcraft
Beggs Pharmacy
N J Bailey
Ron Player
Allan Hughes
Evans
Carphone Warehouse
Halfords
Holland and Barratt

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H Samuel
Peacocks
De Bradelei Wharf
Mothercare
Gamestation
B&Q
Sussex Stationers
Specsavers
J J B Sports
Pets Arcadia
Kitchen George Dover Ltd
Monastery Studios
Ann Syme

Activities

Church Farm Stables(Riding)
Cinque Ports Pirates Sailing Club(Water Sports)

Places to Stay near Dover

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Number One Guest House (0.37 miles)

Number One Guest House
An overnight stop! Then welcome to this quaint and charming town house in a prime position for the town, port and Dover's many attractions. Established and run by The Reidy family for over 25 years. ... More | visit website
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Blakes of Dover (0.37 miles)

Blakes of Dover

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Blakes of Dover is quite unique as a non-smoking ale and wine bar with superior accommodation, less than 5 minutes from ferry and cruise terminals. Trains, buses, the A20 and A2 trunk ... More

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St Albans B&B (0.37 miles)

St Albans B&B

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Opposite Dover Priory Railway Station and well-placed for the ferry port, this Victorian guest house offers budget, non-smoking B&B accommodation with friendly service.

St Albans B&B was built in 1869. All rooms ... More

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Victoria Guest House (0.42 miles)

Victoria Guest House
Situated in Laureston Place the Internationally acclaimed Victoria Guest House; built in the reign of William IV stands on the original coaching route to London.We offer rooms; mostly with en-suite and private facilities; all to ... More | visit website
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Hubert House Guesthouse & Bistro (0.46 miles)

Hubert House Guesthouse & Bistro

At Hubert House we don't like to leave anything to chance and go to great lengths to ensure your stay is comfortable, enjoyable and value for money. Situated just below the stunning Dover Castle, 5 ... More | visit website

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Castle Guest House (0.46 miles)

Castle Guest House
Castle Guest House is ideally located just below Dover Castle, close to the town centre, the seafront and the port. This non-smoking establishment offers genuine hospitality. ... More | visit website
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County Hotel (0.51 miles)

County Hotel

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The only hotel in Dover to have a indoor heated swimming pool, located in the centre of Dover midway between the Eastern and Western Ports,The County Hotel offers a high ... More

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Premier Inn Dover (Eastern Ferry Terminal) (0.59 miles)

Premier Inn Dover (Eastern Ferry Terminal)
Ideally positioned next to Dover ferry terminal and close to the cruise terminal. For shops and local amenities, Dover town centre is a 10 minute walk and just 15 minutes on foot is Dover Castle. Our ... More | visit website
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Dover Marina Hotel (0.65 miles)

Dover Marina Hotel

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This hotel is just a 2-minute walk from Dover’s port, and 15 minutes’ walk from the centre. It offers tours of Dover, charming Regency ... More

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Clare House (0.67 miles)

Clare House

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The Clare House is a highly recommended Victorian guest house, centrally situated to ports and historical attractions.
We have been awarded a 3-Diamond rating by the AA and Tourist Board.
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