General Information about Folkestone
Folkestone which has been inhabited since well before the 7th century is set within South East England. Found within the county of Kent, Folkestone is home to over 53,000 residents and attracts many visitors each year. Folkestone is visited by many because of the towns beautiful surroundings and perfect location along the south coast and is also set opposite the French coastline. Just 17 miles away from Folkestone you will find the city of Canterbury with Hastings being located at a distance of 37 miles.
One of Folkestone's main attractions is the Kent Battle of Britain Museum which features a variety of memorabilia and is housed within the old Royal Air Force airfield. Also worth exploring through is the North Downs which boasts over 120 miles of stunning landscape and countryside. Botley Hill is one of the most well known destinations of North Downs which rises to over 876 feet.
Folkestone is well connected with the rest of England with two main railway stations. You can also travel to Folkestone from France through the Eurotunnel which offers fast connection under the English Channel. Travelling to Folkestone via car and bus is another popular form of transportation.
Hostels in Folkestone
Below are a selection of Hostels located in Folkestone, England. Alternatively, you can browse through all Folkestone Hostels.
Hotels in Folkestone
Below are a selection of Hotels located in Folkestone, England. Alternatively, you can browse through all Folkestone Hotels.