Garlands Retreat - Sutton-by-Dover, Nr Dover, Kent, England - Sleeps 4
Garlands Retreat sleeps four guests and is a spacious well presented holiday home offering a high degree of comfort and style. With its own garden for relaxing in the warmer months, Garlands Retreat is family-friendly and nicely positioned in a peaceful countryside location with pleasant views over the paddocks of the local riding school.
Located midway between the historic town of Dover with its famous Castle, and the quaint seaside town of Deal. Garlands Retreat adjoins the owner’s house and stands in their own grounds of just over one acre in the small village of Sutton-by-Dover.
The Retreat has its own fenced garden and patio area with sun beds and barbecue. For horse lovers, Cornilo Riding Stables is a short walk offering lessons and pleasure rides.
There are an abundance of footpaths throughout the surrounding countryside including one that takes just twenty minutes to the village pub in Ripple serving very good food and ales. For those feeling a little more energetic, the Hare and Hounds in the village of Northbourne is a nice walk over the fields and provides a warm welcome with open fire, fine wines and good home-made food.
The nearby St Margaret’s Bay is a great place to eat with a choice of pubs and restaurants. The view is spectacular as the road winds down to the pebble beach. Alternatively, take a short drive into Deal (just ten minutes in the car) with its quaint traditional seaside charm. Deal has a good range of shops for provisions, cafes, restaurants, leisure centre, shingle beach with open air paddling pool for the little ones, golf course and pier which is a popular spot for fishing.
If you are interested in history, there are several castles to choose from including the largest at Dover, as well as Deal and Walmer (regularly visited by the Queen Mother). Canterbury city centre is twenty minutes drive with its beautiful cathedral (one of the country's oldest) and superb choice of shops and places for a meal out.
You can also take a day trip across the water to France from Dover's Eastern docks (fifteen minutes away by car).
- Internet Access
- Pub/Restaurant Nearby
- Garden/Outside Area
- Off-Road Parking
- Washing Machine
- CD Player
- Horse Riding Nearby
Garlands Retreat Continued
- One double bedroom.
- One twin bedroom - both have plenty of space for clothes.
- Shower room with hand basin (vanity unit underneath), WC, heated towel rail and shower cubicle with fold-down seat.
- Well equipped spacious kitchen with cooker (including extractor over), fridge, freezer, washing machine, microwave and plenty of cupboards for storage.
- Spacious sitting room with dining area to one end. Comfortable seating, Freeview television, DVD player and dining table with six chairs compliment this lovely room.
Outside: There is plenty of space in the enclosed garden where children can play and adults can relax with lawn area, patio, outdoor furniture and BBQ for alfresco dining. Off-road parking available for two (or more) cars.
Additional information: Full central heating. Prices include linen, towels, electricity and gas. Pets and children accepted. Non-smoking. Internet connection available. Please note there is no public transport in the Village.
Low Season from £300
Peak Season £575
Pets: Yes, 2 dogs allowed
Changeover Day: Saturday
Cheque, Bank Transfer
Sleeps 4 people in 2 bedrooms (1 Double, 1 Twin)
Owner: Lynne Cole, click Contact Details for owner´s phone number and email address.
Garlands Retreat joined Independent Cottages in April 2010
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Calendar last updated: 19th August 2017