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Kings Head Hotel

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Chatham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

would never stay here again. The room was freezing cold no heating on at all. The head board fell off as soon as we got into bed. The lights in the bathroom blew when switched on bed lamp. Towels had brown stains on them, the bathroom was disgusting to the point we didnt even use the shower , the shower...

Thank alanrichardsmall28
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Be very careful if you are going to stay here . They are just money grabbers who really do not care. We stayed here only because we had to £ 80 a night No breakfast included . The place is absolutely rotten . I slept in the toilet to try and keep warm the place is freezing . Stay well...

Thank Terry N
Cowbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Ok for one night, the pictures in the hall ways were fab, but the bathroom just needed a good clean, I wouldn't want little kids crawling around the floor. Also the woman down stairs told us to leave on Sunday 10 30. Then a cleaning the next day said we had to be put at 10 🙄

Thank a71walker
United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016

I can see why some people may have issues staying here, It's very loud being above the pub and on the high street, the room decor was ok, bed was comfy (although very low..) and room was averagely clean on arrival. The main issue was that the shower didn't work, which is unacceptable when you are paying around £70 per...

Thank 0ctave
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Please stay away. The walls look like they're painted by a drunk sailor. It's dirty, messy, and unkept. At the time we were there (July 2016), the bathroom of our room didn't have cold water. Notifying staff didn't seem to matter as they were unhelpful and simply looked like they didn't care in the slightest. The manager told us he'd...

1Thank Frenske E
Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Having read the other reviews I was pleasantly surprised by the room which was clean and comfortable. The decor in the corridor and staircase is definitely quirky with its Dickensian theme, but if you want somewhere to stay that is really handy for Rochester Cathedral and castle and is not your boring chain hotel, then try The Kings Head. All...

1Thank Andrew B
Caterham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Terrible, shabby not chic, at all Poor cleaning in the rooms, mould in the bathroom Poor quality service Rickety stairs, Smell on the first floor, probably due to storing food for the restaurant WiFi would not connect We were given a code for the side door to enter and leave, the code did not work Storage of old furniture on...

Thank 377jjj
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Room was OK plenty to see nearby castle and cathedral next door for just a few nights for a tourist on a budget great hotel and if you want to explore further training station is few yards away and local buses are frequent

Thank JohnCas123
Rochester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 April 2016

we had sunday lunch which was a buffet type lunch,thay cut the meat off and then help your self to the veg and roast potatoes,all you want,my complaint is that the plates were cold,which was a shame has the meal was ok,the first time we had been there,the chef did ask us if the meal was ok,which I said yes...

Thank tex c
Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Where do I start. ......oh yes!! DON'T GO THERE. It's disgusting. Staff rude. Carpet dirty. Bedding screwed up like someone had already slept in it. No bedside tables. Furniture sparse. Shower dirty. Towel rail broke when you used the towel. Coffee sachets disgusting and no spoon to stir had to use end of my toothbrush!!!! Didn't do breakfast that's fine...

1Thank Bonnie T

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Kings Head Hotel Bar & Kitchen was recently taken over by new management on 1st sept 2013 .The Bar has been refitted in a shabby chic style with a hint of history offering a wide range of cocktails , wines & spirits The Brand new Kitchen Grill menu offers both light bites , sandwiches & a tasty selection of meat dishes, The Hotel is currently at a basic standard but clean & comfortable, over the next few months each room will be given a facelift and transformed to the same high standard of the downstairs bar. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kings Head Hotel

Address: 58 High Street, Rochester ME1 1LD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Rochester
Price Range: ₹ 2,904 - ₹ 6,637 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Kings Head Hotel Rochester, Kent
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“Do not stay at the Kings Head Rochester”
alanrichardsmall28, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Do not go, there are better and safer facilities in Rochester”
377jjj, 30 May 2016 | Read review
“this hotel is to the east of the 11th century castle”
valmcox, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay”
JimJimaldo, 4 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Go somewhere else”
AntonyW459, 26 Jul 2015 | Read review
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