Barn | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
Little Woodlands is a four star self catering cottage near Canterbury. Two large bedrooms, one double and one twin mean there's plenty of room for four adults. We can offer a Z bed for a 5th guest.
A superb bathroom, modern shower and toilet etc. A lovely bright landing, perfect for a quiet read. Downstairs another Toilet, a large lounge diner with French windows out onto the terrace and gardens. A separate fully equipped kitchen, with door to garden. Wonderful country views from all windows. All this quiet country style living, just a very short drive from the very heart of Canterbury.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Whitstable 12 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Manston 25 km, Nearest railway: Canterbury 4 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden|
|Further details indoors||
This is a modern, comfortable and warm property. It is family run and is in the grounds of The Woodlands, A terrace and gardens have beed created and are for the exclusive use of guests.
|Further details outdoors||
A large patio terrace, which catches the sun from early morning through to mid afternoon, perfect for sun bathing, reading etc. The landscaped gardens around a lawn are well kept and from Spring until mid Autumn show beautiful colours and subtle foliage shades. Through the gate and into the adjoining field is an area perfect for games. A croquet set is available for our guests to use.
Little Woodlands has a strict No Smoking policy anywhere inside the house.
The South East England region
Kent is known as the Garden of England for very good reason. The countryside is beatiful and the climate is milder than many other parts of the UK. Visiting other parts of the South of Englansd could not be simpler from Canterbury.
Two good motorways, The M2 and M20 are just a few miles away. There are two main line train stations in Canterbury, with fast services to London and Ashford International, where you can board the Eurostar and cross under the Channel to Paris. There are also good bus and coach services in the area. Little Woodlands is on a bus route which travels into Canterbury and back every day. Morrisons Supermarket is less than five minutes drive and the park and ride service is also close.
Canterbury Cathedral sits in the City of Canterbury with it's narrow streets with rows of timber framed houses, historic ruins, pretty riverside walks, numerous Restaurants, Pubs, little shops, coffee houses, museums, Brand new MarloweTheatre, River Tours and nightime Ghost Tours.
It has a thriving market and at Whitefriers, a large modern shopping complex.
Golf plays a large part in attracting visitor to the are. Courses at Faversham, Canterbury, Boughton, Ashford, Etchinghill and of course Sandwich - where the 2011 Open is being played at Royal St.Georges - are all easily reached. The Canterbury Festival has grown into one of the most prestigious arts and entertainment festivals in the South, with a wide variety of shows, exhibitions, demonstrations in and around the City. You are just as likely to bump into a Hollywood star as you are a local street performer.