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  1. froghopper

    froghopper Read Only Funster

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    hi. in a couple of weeks we arrive back in dover 11 pm. is it still on to park on sea front. or any places towards deal. canterbury or near.:thumb:
     
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    CT20 2XL the leas at, Folkestone, head for the Grand hotel, Okay to park for couple of nights.
     
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    Canterbury, New Dover Road, Park and Ride.. Official overnight stopping for motorhomes

    GPS 51.261908,1.101739

    http://maps.google.com/maps?q=Canterbury,+United+Kingdom+park+and+ride&hl=en&ll=51.261492,1.101846&spn=0.001789,0.005187&sll=51.263736,1.101028&sspn=0.000895,0.002594&hq=park+and+ride&hnear=Canterbury,+Kent,+United+Kingdom&t=h&z=18
     
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    A great place to park, water dump and toilets. :thumb: £2.50 for 24 hours and it includes the bus into town.:thumb:
    [HI] But its gates are locked after the last bus, you can get out any time, but unable to get in until 07.00 in the morning ![/HI]
    So no good if your looking at parking at 23.00. :Rofl1: Bob.
     
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    Easy to park on the sea front in Dover:thumb:
     
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    So what time is the last bus then?
     
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    This is from the Canterbury Park & Ride web site.

    Nomal services


    • Monday to Saturday, 7am to 7:30pm (except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day)
    • Buses run approximately every 8 minutes with a slightly reduced service after 7pm.
    Please note that the entry barriers will lock one hour after the last bus leaves but the exit barriers will still operate provided that you have a validated ticket
     
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    dover overnight

    many thanks to you all. i knew i could count on you :thumb:
     
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    hi everybody, has anyone stayed overnight at stop 24 services,junction 11, m20.
    i picked up this information last night while looking for a parking stop for early and late arrivals at dover docks. it is reported that it was set up for this purpose.
    regards, pete.
     
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    stop 24 cheriton easy exit from eurotunnel, I understand £5;00 for parking overnight for cars but not sure if higher for vans. not all night service station just KFC and burger bar which closes around midnight. not sure how they collect fees if you turn up at midnight, but this is defiantly not like service stations you expect on motorway if you expect anything.
     
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    thanks b-well, i had not heard of it before, when i had a look on google earth it looked like a building site. we stayed at the caravan site at folkstone for three nights two years ago and i did not see it then. so i was surprised when it came up as a stopover.
    regards, pete.
     
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    No Brainer !!

    :thumb:11 pm. Arrival at Dover !!......Got to be Marine Drive....Free after 6pm.:thumb:
     
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    They charge you 20 quid to stay there, pay by mobile. :Eeek:
    Marine parade at Dover will be cheaper. :thumb:
     
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