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Best Western Clidton Hotel Folkstone
Best Western Clifton Hotel Folkstone


Best Western Clifton Hotel Folkstone
The Leas, Clifton Gardens, Folkestone CT20 2EB England
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Nov 12 2022


7:30 PM - 10:30 PM



Murder Mystery Dinner or Weekend Folkstone, Kent

Looking for a murder mystery dinner or weekend in Folkestone, Kent?

Look no further than the Best Western Clifton Hotel, the perfect place to enjoy a murder mystery weekend. We have a range of themed murder mystery dinners and weekend break packages to choose from, which change throughout the year. With plots ranging from Sherlock Holmes to Hollywood. Our immersive murder mysteries are interactive, intriguing and hilarious! Always hosted by our team of highly skilled professional actors with witty and intriguing plots.

The Best Western Clifton Hotel, Kent

The Victorian Clifton Hotel is a historic characterful venue with a Marco Pierre White Restaurant. Our events offer a delicious three-course dinner served whilst you immerse yourself in a murder mystery and put your detective cap on to solve the crime. Will your team be crowned the super sleuths?

So if you’re looking for a Murder Mystery Hotel Break with Dinner for Two or perhaps a family get-together for a special Birthday or celebration? This is the ideal venue in Folkstone, and don’t forget we offer generous group discounts for four plus guests.

Why not choose your favourite package below and book now!


  • Book 6+ guests and save 6%
  • Book 10+ guests & save 10%
  • Book 20+ guests & save 20%

Note: Group booking must be made in one order, guests added later charged at full price.


Please note:

B&B bookings close 3 weeks prior to the event.
Dinner tickets close 7 days prior to the event.

After this time check check availability by calling us on 0871 3300155 (costs from landline and mobile up to 13p and your phone company's access charge).

Tickets are subject to availability and terms and conditions.

Best Western Clifton Hotel

Welcome to the Best Western Clifton Hotel in Folkestone

This superbly located hotel is the perfect base for exploring the stunning Kent coast, and the team there take great pride in offering a warm welcome to all of our guests. With beautifully appointed rooms, state-of-the-art facilities, and exceptional service, they guarantee an unforgettable stay. Their team of friendly staff are on hand around the clock to ensure your every need is taken care of, from booking a table at the hotel’s award-winning restaurant to recommending the best local attractions. The Best Western Clifton Hotel is a place to relax, unwind, and escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. They can guarantee you’ll leave feeling refreshed, recharged, and ready to take on the world! So why not book your stay overnight and discover the very best of Folkestone?

The 2024/25 Season of events for public parties:

We have over twenty plots we perform in repertoire throughout the year; you can choose any for a private event; here are our plots for this season of shared parties.

Jan to March 2024 - Sherlock Holmes and the Body in the Library!

Reverend Bellund has run the Greenwoods Retreat for those less fortunate than ourselves for 20 years and is celebrating with a big party. Unfortunately one of the staff is found dead in suspicious circumstances, before the event and then more thrills and spills unravel - Does the Retreat hold a dark secret? You must discover with the help of Sherlock Holmes of course!

April to September 2024 - The Betrayed- In the Dead of Night

Meet host and celeb guests of the fictional hot show for a super fan weekend at a remote Castle. Cornelia Pinklepicker quizzes past contestants at the Super Fan Special Event - but things go awry with the discovery that a murder has been committed. Who did it? Was it a faithful friend or a treacherous enemy? Who can tell? Just watch your back!

October & November 2024 - Beetlejoost!

Join the ghoul Beetlejoost for his "Ball of the Great Undead!" to celebrate all things spooky, ghoulish and occult, dress to impress! Everything is going wonderfully until an undead is completely cancelled in a horrid murder! Join the creepy undead B-listed movie star / police inspector and assist him in unravelling the mystery...

December 2024 to Jan 2025: Licensed to Thrill!

Join the secret agent who puts the "oo" into the Secret Service as he attempts to foil the devilish master plan of an evil megalomaniac to take over the world - and help him solve a few murders on the way with your expert help! Come dressed to impress for this spy thriller...

Feb - September 2025: 25th Anniversary Celebration! Ultimate Murder!

To celebrate our quarter century anniversary, a new plot designed to be the wittiest and hardest to figure yet with a kaleidoscope of favourite characters from our past whodunnits!! More details to follow....


3 pm: Bedroom Check-in* 7:30 pm: Meet and Greet (vital you arrive promptly) 8 pm: Murder Mystery Dinner seated 10:30 pm: Murder Mystery Dinner ends


8 am to 10 am: Breakfast* 11 am: Checkout* *for overnight guests


  • Classic Greek Salad (v) mixed leaves, cucumber, tomato, olives, feta cheese, green peppers, red onion
  • Traditional Prawn Cocktail marie-rose sauce, lemon, buttered brown bread (GF option available)

Main Course

  • Roast Chicken Supreme seasonal vegetables, Lyonnaise potatoes, cream and mushroom sauce
  • Gnocchi Pomodoro (ve) mixed salad


  • Chocolate Brownie (v) vanilla ice cream
  • Fresh Fruit Salad (v) vanilla ice cream

Ve= Vegan V = Vegetarian GF=Gluten Free