The Royal Naval Association Annual Conference will be held in The Grand Burstin Hotel, Folkestone from the 19th to 22nd June 2015. Members of the Irish Naval Association have been invited to attend for the 4th time.
As previously the conference spread over 3 days will include a Gala Dinner on the Saturday night. The cost for the Hotel stay for 3 nights includes dinner each night.
As an added bonus this year the Grand Burstin Hotel will provide a coach on Saturday for a free days trip to France for those who would like to go shopping and sight-seeing in France
It is proposed we fly to Gatewick Airport on Friday 19th on the 1305am flight (Terminal 2) arriving Gatwick 1425rs. A coach has been be hired to take our group to the Hotel.
On Monday we will take the 1510hrs flight home arriving Dublin 16.25hrs.
Iy is estimated the overall cost will be between €300 and €325 max, the reduced cost will depend on currency exchange, numbers travelling and coach hire cost. at present 48 have booked.
Overlooking Folkestone Harbour, Britannia Grand Burstin Hotel provides limited parking, free Wi-Fi and wonderful sea views. Just 15 minutes from Dover, the hotel has a fitness center and 3 restaurants.
The cozy bedrooms at Grand Burstin each have a private bathroom, satellite TV and tea/coffee-making facilities. Some rooms feature private balconies and views of the English Channel.
The Victorian Restaurant serves a varied menu and daily specials in formal surroundings. The Harbour Restaurant provides buffets for breakfast and dinner, and the Maritime Lounge serves snacks and beverages.
Spindles Health and Leisure Club features an indoor pool and sauna, and there is also a modern gym. The Grand Burstin Hotel showcases an impressive ballroom, which hosts live cabarets.
Just a 10-minute walk from Folkestone center, Britannia Grand Burstin is only a 3-minute walk from the sandy beaches. Dover Ferry Terminals can be reached in a 20-minute drive, providing crossings to France.
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