Private Car Park
Golf in Local Area
The 5* Marquis Hotel offers luxury accommodation and fine dining in the Alkham Valley between Dover and Folkestone.
Private Car Park
Golf in Local Area
Number of Bedrooms: 10
Parking Spaces: 30
Steps into Hotel: 0
Check In Time: 3pm
Check Out Time: 11am
The Marquis at Alkham started life 200 years ago as a village inn and has been lovingly converted into the luxury boutique hotel that you see today. The building has been stripped back to its original brickwork, extended, refurbished, and furnished to provide a luxury contemporary style and elegance in a rural setting of outstanding natural beauty.
Relax in one of the 10 boutique style luxury bedrooms at the Marquis Hotel. Each room has been individually designed, all of which boast sumptuous furniture and fabrics, flat screen TV, contemporary bathrooms, towelling robes and the finest toiletries.
To enjoy fine dining in Kent, the emphasis must on robust, fresh flavours and locally sourced ingredients – whether it’s the catch of the day landed by the local fishing boats, rabbit from the Alkham Valley, or wild herbs foraged straight from the countryside. The Marquis Restaurant offers all of the above within a seasonally inspired menu created by their head Chef Stephen Piddock. To accompany you 2 AA Rosette meal, the wine menu features a selection of locally produced wines from such suppliers as the nearby Chapel Down and Biddenden vineyards.
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This boutique hotels gives Kent accommodation an exceptional reputation. So, if you want to enjoy all the pleasures of a luxury country room and a fine dining experience in the Kent countryside the Marquis Hotel is the ideal choice.
When you first walk into a hotel room, you should feel instantly comfortable and relaxed. The interior design should be fresh and vibrant, which is why all classic rooms at the Marquis at Alkham are decorated in a contemporary, chic style. To ensure your stay is as relaxed as possible, all sheets are made from the finest Egyptian cotton and the mattresses have been carefully selected with comfort in mind to ensure you get the best night’s sleep possible.
Classic rooms at the Marquis at Alkham also feature a range of modern facilities including refreshing monsoon showers, underfloor heating, and the latest LCD TVs and DVD players. A complimentary bottle of water will also be provided ensuring you have everything you need to feel right at home.
While the grand roll-top bath of the Collard room provides the perfect place to unwind after a busy day, the Great Everden’s delightful patio is ideal for a sundowner – perhaps a glass of Chalksole Sparkling Wine made from the Marquis’ very own vineyard? And, as all rooms come with an expresso coffee machine, you can start your day feeling on top of the world.
De Pamier Suite
The De Pamier suite offers a level of comfort that is second-to-none, ensuring that the standard of your stay is as memorable as the scenery in which you are located.
Named for the 13th-century church located opposite the hotel, the beautiful De Pamier suite features two rooms – a lounge and a main bedroom – which can be divided by a heavy curtain if so required. Perfect for use as a honeymoon suite, or even for those in search of a luxury boutique hotel in Dover, the De Pamier suite will provide a peaceful retreat after a day exploring the stunning surroundings.
Bar & Restaurant
The luxury restaurant at the Marquis Hotel delivers the very best in fine dining in the Dover region.
The chef/manager Stephen Piddock is supported by a team of talented chefs from restaurants across Kent, and offers a contemporary dining experience with a strong emphasis on fresh, local produce. With a host of menu options available, all complemented by a fine local wine list and fashionable, stylish surroundings, dining at the Marquis at Alkham represents a truly unforgettable experience.
With a reputation for provide first-class fine dining, the restaurant at the Marquis at Alkham delivers imaginative menus packed with fresh ingredients sourced from local Kent suppliers. Beautifully presented and with service that is attentive but not intrusive, a visit to the Marquis – whether at lunchtime or for a full evening meal – will live long in the memory.
The Marquis at Alkham provides dining opportunities for patrons, accommodating their dietary requirements to ensure a dining experience like no other. From a seven-course taster menu to the a la carte selection, afternoon tea and lunch menus to Sunday lunch, there is bound to be something to suit all tastes.
To accompany, the wine menu features a selection of locally produced wines from such suppliers as the nearby Chapel Down and Biddenden vineyards.
Directions to the Marquis Hotel in Alkham near Dover
The Marquis is just five minutes from the M20 in Folkestone and 10 minutes from the Channel Tunnel (Eurotunnel) and Dover’s ferry port and Dover’s cruise terminal, making it ideal for an overnight stay on the way to or returning from the Continent.
Hotel Notice Board
Guests staying on a rate inclusive of dinner will receive an allowance of £25 per person per night towards the a la carte menu. (Unless otherwise stated)
Walks Around Alkham
Alkham is a beautiful village in Kent set in an area of outstanding natural beauty with gorgeous scenery and plenty of public footpaths to enjoy a walk. These walks range from shorter walks through the idyllic local countryside to longer walks to Ewell Minnis and St Radigunds. Whichever walk you choose to do, you’re sure to enjoy some beautiful countryside and local wildlife.
Kent is known as “The Garden of England” for its beautiful countryside and picturesque scenery. However, there is so much more to see and do in Kent
Canterbury Roman Museum
The Home of Charles Darwin
Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway
Ramsgate War Tunnels
The Historic Dockyard Chatham
Battle of Britain Memorial
Dover Western Heights
If you want to explore Europe and have the travelling bug, The Marquis at Alkham Hotel is conveniently located for all of these allowing you to have a nice base either before, during or after your adventures.