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With boutique B&Bs, classic seafront hotels, campsites and self-catering cottages, Ramsgate, Broadstairs and Margate (the three main towns of Thanet) can more than meet your festival accommodation needs. Local public transport comes in the form of the 'loop' bus which connects the three towns, while taxi prices from Broadstairs to Ramsgate and Margate to Ramsgate are approximately £5 and £7 respectively.

In Thanet, hotels range from cliff-top luxury to Georgian harbour-side comfort, via Jazz Age glamour and minimal modernism. There is also a wealth of guest houses: choose from cosy, family-run B&Bs, plush Edwardian establishments and luxurious pads with all mod-cons.

Superb-quality self-catering options are also available. Discover fishermen's cottages, 19th century villas, coastguard's cottages, easy-access apartments, a medieval hall house and snug Victorian terraces.

There are camping options too, all within easy reach of Ramsgate.

If you require further assistance with finding accommodation in the area, please contact Visit Thanet on 01843 577577.

Royal Harbour Hotel

If breakfast is not included with your accommodation, we recommend:

Vinyl Head Cafe, 2-3 The Broadway, Addington Street: very tasty cakes, coffee and a rack of records to peruse.

Vinyl Head

Topps Cafe, Harbour Parade: very close to the festival site. Your first port of call when hunger kicks in during the day.