Enjoy the most wonderful time of the year at The View Hotel & Cliffe Restaurant

 Stay with us over Christmas and spend quality time with friends and family in luxury accommodation by the sea and enjoy the views overlooking the English Channel.  There's plenty to do around the Festive Season in Folkestone and we are minutes away from the Eurotunnel Terminal, perfect if you are travelling to the continent for Christmas. 

Dine with us throughout December and enjoy our Festive Feasts Menu available from Friday 29 November - Monday 23 December.  Whether you are looking to have lunch with colleagues or an evening meal with friends or family, this menu is sure to get everyone into the festive spirit.


Our friendly and enthusiastic team will make sure this year is a Christmas to remember...



A special performance awaits you on Christmas Eve with live music by Abigail Cardwell from 5pm!  Get into the Festive Spirit and pop in for a cocktail and a sing-a-long!



Festive Feasts

Whether you are looking to have lunch with colleagues or an evening meal with friends or family, our Festive Feasts Menu is sure to get everyone in the festive spirit in the run-up to Christmas!


3 Courses £29.95 per person includng mince pies and crackers

Enjoy 10% off Monday - Thursday



Lightly Spiced Parsnip Soup with a Hint of Coconut, Served with Warm Sourdough Bread (v)

Blue Cheese & Chicory Salad, Served with Walnut & Honey & Mustard Dressing (v)

Smoked Mackerel Fishcakes Served with Lemon & Dill Mayonnaise

Pork, Pistachio & Apricot Terrine Served with Carrot & Orange Chutney and Sourdough Bread



Roast Turkey with all the Trimmings

Pan Seared Seabass Fillet with Spiced Parsnip Puree, Saffron, and Garlic New Potatoes, Wilted Spinach, Seasonal Vegetables and Lemon, Caper burnt Butter Sauce (GF)

Lamb Shank braised in Red Wine on a bed of Champ Mash, with Roasted Garlic, Seasonal Veg & a Red Pepper & Olive Jus

Risotto Verde, Vegetarian Risotto with Kentish Asparagus, Petit Pois & Fresh Spinach finished with Cream & topped with Micro Cress (V)



Christmas Pudding with Brandy Butter & Cream

Lemon Posset Served with Red Currents & Shortbread Biscuit

Dolce de Leche Cheesecake with Honeycomb & Vanilla Ice Cream

Cliffe Cheese Plate Served with Biscuits, Chutney & Fresh Fruit


£10.00 deposit per person is required for all Festive Feast Bookings.  A pre-order is also essential.  Please see our Terms and Conditions for full details.  


Festive Feasts Menu

Festive Feasts Pre-Order Form

Festive Bookings Terms and Conditions


Festive Nights

We have live music every Friday and Saturday night from Friday 29 November - Saturday 21 December creating the perfect atmosphere for your Christmas Get-together!  Celebrate with friends, family or colleagues and enjoy our Festive Feasts Menu at only £29.95 per person including mince pies and crackers!!  

We have 44 luxurious bedrooms so you don't have to worry about the drive home!  Book your room here

There's no better way to celebrate the Festive Season!!



8:30pm start

Friday 29 November - Dukes of Swing

Saturday 30 November - Jayne Snow

Friday 6 December - Doves Duo

Saturday 7 December - The Ben Milberry Experience

Friday 13 December - The Dulcettes

Saturday 14 December - Doves Duo

Friday 20 December - Blue's N' Two's

Saturday 21 December - Abigail Cardwell


Don't miss Abigail Cardwell on Christmas Eve for a special performance from 5pm!



Christmas Day

Take the stress out of Christmas Day and savour the delights of our Christmas Day Lunch Menu, carefully designed by our head chef.  Enjoy views across the gardens and glimpses of the English Channel as you spend Christmas Day in our beautifully decorated restaurant.  


Enjoy 5 courses for £80.00 per person

Children under 12 - £30.00 Half Roast, Ice cream & juice.  


Amuse Bouche

Smoked Salmon & Cream Cheese Crostini

Shot of Watercress & Spinach Soup (v)



Blue Cheese & Chicory Salad with Honey Mustard Dressing & Walnuts (v)

King Scallops wrapped in Pancetta with Mango Salsa

Venison & Black Pudding Scotch Egg on a bed of Celeriac Remoulade & Micro Cress Salad

Lightly Spiced Parsnip Soup with Warm Crusty Bread (v)



Roast Turkey with all the Trimmings

Tournedos di Rossini: 8oz Fillet Steak served Pink, Duck Liver Pate, Crostini, Seasonal Vegetables & Jus

Pan Seared Seabass Fillet with Sauteed New Potatoes, Seasonal Veg & a Burnt Butter & Caper Sauce

Wild Mushroom & Chestnut Risotto with Lambs Lettuce (v)



Christmas Pudding with Brandy Butter & Cream

White Chocolate & Cranberry Bread & Butter Pudding with Crème Anglaise

 Dolce de Leche Cheesecake with Honeycomb & Vanilla ice cream

Selection of Ice creams & Sorbets


Petit Four

Selection of Mini Biscuits & Pastries

Mince Pies

Price includes a glass of Bubbly or Juice


Christmas Day Menu

Christmas Day Pre-order form

Christmas Day Terms & Conditions 


New Year's Eve

Our Booking Options

Dine with us in The Cliffe Restaurant and enjoy a delicious New Year's Eve Feast to celebrate the beginning of a new year!

Choose between two sittings:

5pm - 7pm @ £70.00 pp

7:30pm onwards @ £90.00 including access to our New Years Eve Party!

Children under 12 @ £20.00 for 2 courses

Pre-order Form / NYE Menu / Childrens MenuTerms and Conditions


Pre-order is essential, a £25.00 pp non-refundable deposit is required to confirm the booking.


Interested in joining our New Years Eve Party?

Individual tickets available now @ £20.00 pp! 

Join the party from 9:00PM and dance the night away with music by Sounds Entertainment UK playing all your favourite tunes and sip on a glass of bubbly at midnight all included in the price!

Entry from 9:00pm until 12:30am

 Carriages at 1am / Smart casual dress code.

Ticket Holders Only




Book a Room with us

Receive free entry to our party and a complimentary glass of Bubbly at Midnight if you stay with us on New Year's Eve!

Celebrate the year just past and welcome 2020 as you dance the night away with music from 9:00pm!