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Dover is located in the county of Kent in South East England, United Kingdom. It's well known for its white cliffs and Dover Castle (known as the "Key to England"). It is the closest port to continental Europe on mainland Britain.

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Great deals for cheap and luxury hotels close to the passenger port of Dover in England, United Kingdom UK.

Places to Stay that offer family rooms, restaurant, free shuttle transportation, free breakfast, internet access nearby Fred Olsen, Holland America Line, Seabourn, Oceania Cruises, Crystal Cruises, Carnival Cruise Line, Princess Cruises, Costa Cruises, P&O Ferries, DFDS Seaways Ferries, etc..

The most popular port in the UK, is the Port of Southampton. Check our cheap deals for hotels near Southampton Cruise Terminal.

Time zone -- GMT (GMT + 1 from last Sunday in March to last Sunday in October)

Currency -- The British monetary system is based on the pound sterling (GBP), £.

Language -- In Britain, the main language is English (British English). It is not the same as American or Australian English.

Electricity -- 240V, 50Hz

Air Connections -- # Distance from Heathrow Airport ( London ) is approximate 2 hours.

# Distance from Gatwick Airport ( London ) is approximate 1.30 hours.

Cruise and Ferry Port of Dover in England UK

Port of Dover

Going on cruise ? Dover hotel or b&b accommodation situated near cruise and ferry terminals. We help you plan your pre-or post cruise stay and have selected several hotels ideally located close to Dover port terminal, Western Docks.

Dover has become increasingly popular as a cruise port, serving more than 150,000 cruise passengers a year. The port, which is just under two hours from London by train or car. The town centre can easily be explored on foot. The main shops are in King Street, Cannon Street and Biggin Street.

Location -- Dover has two adjacent cruise terminals at the Western Docks on the edge of town.

# Terminal 1 is located at the old Marine Railway Station, where ferry passengers once transferred from trains to Channel steamers.

# Terminal 2 is the newer building farther down the pier.

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Search for hotels or bed and breakfasts near by the English port of Dover that offers free parking, hotels with internet access, pool, spa, restaurant, located in the city centre etc..

Seaport docks

Dover is one of the main seaports and cruise ports of the UK, welcoming over 150,000 cruise guest per year. The harbour offer excellent modern transport links.

Both terminals have attractive waiting rooms, snack bars, toilets, and other facilities for cruise passengers and within reasonable walking distance of the town center, although passengers arriving or departing via the Dover Priory railroad station (which is above the town) will need to hire taxis.

By train : Dover Priory Station is west of the central shopping area, about 2 km walk from the Eastern Docks.

By Coach : National Express operates a regular coach service (number 007) to & from Dover Eastern Docks and Pencester Road, to London Victoria Coach Station.

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-- Norwegian Cruise Line in Dover

-- Princess Cruises Dover





Inexpensive Bed and Breakfast or Hotel close to Dock

The West Bank Guest House - ( bed and breakfast close to Cruise Port of Dover )

A warm welcome awaits you at this family run guesthouse or b&b that rests at the edge of Dover. Accommodation here ranges from single to family rooms for up to 6 people.

Ramada Hotel Dover - ( beside Cruise Port of Dover )

Quality 68 bedroom hotel located 5 minutes from Dover Ferry Ports and 15 minutes to Kent International Airport.

Churchill Hotel - ( next to Cruise Port of Dover )

Everything you would expect from a 3-star hotel, with the understated charm of a Regency setting and 81 en suite rooms on Dover Waterfront.