MICHELIN Travel Discover the world
Home > > > > Dover Travel Guide

Leaving for Great Britain


Where to sleep?

View 10 hotels for Dover

Dover Travel guide

United Kingdom,Great Britain,England,Kent,Dover,The White Cliffs of Dover Dover
Enlarge map
Logo LeGuideVert

Dover : Michelin's recommendations


Flanked by the famous white cliffs, Dover has been England’s gateway since Roman times. Ferries, hovercraft and hydrofoils operate from here, reflecting the fact that the opening of the Channel Tunnel had only a marginal effect on the port’s cross-channel activity. Dover was the Kentish town most affected by German shells and bombs incoming from the French coast. The reconstruction efforts undertaken after the war, however, revealed the archaeological importance of the ancient port.

View 8 Tourist attractions Dover

Tourist attractions Dover : Things to see and do

  • White Cliffs Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    rd. Upper GB - Dover CT16 1HJ

    A 4km-walk along the clifftop leads to South Foreland lighthouse, from where there are extraordinary views of the cliffs, Dover, the Channel and, on a clear day, France.

  • Dover Castle Recommended Recommended

    rd. Castle Hill GB - Dover CT16 1HU

    The Romans built a lighthouse (Pharos) on this site, and a church (St Mary de Castro) was later founded by the Saxons. William the Conqueror reinforced the fortifications, and the superb keep was added around 1180, with a surrounding wall. The Consta..

  • The Town

    GB - Dover

    There are just two Roman Churches in Dover. St-Mary's Church remains in tact but St Jame's Church is in ruins. The Hall of Maison Dieu (14C.) and Maison Dieu House (17C. have also survived, both in Biggin Street and Waterloo Crescent by Phillip Hardw..

View 8 Tourist attractions Dover Top of page
View 10 Hotels Dover

Hotels Dover

  • Premier Inn Dover - A20

    Folkestone Road GB - Dover CT15 7AB

    Ideally located, Premier Inn Dover (A20) combines comfortable accommodation with good value, providing the perfect base to explore Dover and the surrounding area. Some of the comfortable rooms at Premier Inn can accommodate 2 adults and 2 children (..

  • Ramada Hotel Dover

    Singledge Lane, Whitfield GB - Dover CT16 3EL

    Set in peaceful landscaped gardens, Ramada Hotel Dover is just 10 minutes from Dover’s bustling Ferry Port and famous White Cliffs. It has free parking, a gym, and a themed restaurant. The 4-star hotel offers elegant rooms with an en suite bathroom ..

  • Wallett's Court Dover Spa Hotel Four stars Four stars Four stars Four stars

    Westcliffe, St. Margaret's-At-Cliffe GB - Dover CT15 6EW

    Prix Prices from : 95 £

    This Grade II listed Jacobean manor is set within lush Dover countryside, offering luxury rooms with LCD TV/DVD players and bathrobes, an award-winning restaurant, and extensive spa facilities. With private bathrooms and historic period features, ro..

View 10 Hotels Dover Top of page
View 4 Restaurants Dover

Restaurants Dover

  • Victuals & Co Quite comfortable restaurant 

    St Georges Passage GB - CT14 6TA Deal

    Found down a narrow passageway, this enthusiastically run restaurant is named after the victuallers who supplied the local ships. Classic dishes are given modern twists; try some small plates followed by a tasting plate at lunch.

  • Marquis Comfortable restaurant 

    Alkham Valley Rd. GB - CT15 7DF Alkham

    Fashionable former pub with a smart bar, a stylish dining room and a relaxed atmosphere. Accomplished cooking features classical combinations with original touches; portions are generous and presentation is modern. 'Foraging' and 'Tasting' menus are ..

  • Dunkerley's Comfortable restaurant 

    19 Beach St. GB - CT14 7AH Deal

    Traditional hotel restaurant with original stained glass windows, a terrace and views over the Channel. Cooking is hearty, with plenty of seafood on offer. Specials usually come from the day boats and there's a good range of wines.

  • Wallett's Court Restaurant within a Michelin recommended hotel (or restaurant) 

    West Cliffe, St Margaret's at Cliffe GB - CT15 6EW Dover

View 4 Restaurants Dover Top of page

Top of page