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About Folkestone

Folkestone is a port town on the English Channel, in Kent, south-east England. The town lies on the southern edge of the North Downs at a valley between two cliffs. It was an important harbour and shipping port for most of the 19th and 20th centuries.

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There are 178+ hotels available in Folkestone. Prices start at £75 per night.

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It is currently 1:53 AM in Folkestone. Folkestone uses GMT Standard Time and also supports GMT Daylight Time.