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Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

This well-presented cosy cottage for two enjoys an enviable location, quietly tucked away in a courtyard development just 200 yards from the heart of Sandwich, one of the most beautifully preserved medieval towns in Britain.

Accommodation details:

Ground floor: Living/dining room with laminate floor and gas fire. Kitchen. First floor: 1 double (four poster) bedroom. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. Fully secure walled courtyard garden.

Facilities:

Gas CH, elec, bed linen and towels inc. DVD. M/wave. W/machine. Fridge. Courtyard and furniture. BBQ. Garage. No smoking

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Nearest beach Sandwich Bay 2 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Nearest Amenities 200 m
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
General Central heating, Satellite TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Double beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 3
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking

The South East England region

Sandwich is an ideal place to stay to explore the Kent coast as it is just a few miles to the famous castle and White Cliffs at Dover, beautiful beaches at Broadstairs, fantastic shopping at Canterbury as well as its historic cathedral and the lovely seaside towns of Deal and Margate. It is also just a 15 minute drive to the Port of Dover where you can hop on a ferry for a day in France or Belgium.

Famous for its plethora of beautiful sandy beaches and annual folk week, Broadstairs is an olde-worlde seaside resort which is a must on a sunny day. There are several beaches to choose from including Viking Bay which is in the main town and Joss and Botany Bays which are more secluded. Broadstairs also has many quirky shops and restaurants and is the home of the Charles Dickens Museum.

Canterbury is a beautiful city with many historic buildings, not least, the cathedral which is the oldest in England. Cantebury's diverse shops are housed in many of the city's oldest buildings and a river tour around the centre of town is one of the best ways to see the medieval architecture.

Canterbury

Sandwich is one of the best preserved medieval towns in England, it is also one of the ancient Cinque Ports which supplied ships and men to the British navy in the Middle Ages. Among its many attractions are narrow streets with half-timbered houses, the River Stour with its picturesque quay, famous golf courses, beautiful parks and a variety of shops, restaurants and pubs. All these amenities are within a two minute walk of Stour Cottage.

Within 50 yards, there is a lovely riverside park (pictured) which is ideal for a peaceful walk, and pubs, restaurants, bars, cafés, cinema, independent shops, ancient churches, the White Mill windmill and museum, farm shops and the railway station are all within an easy walk. Sandwich River Bus has been offering tours along the River Stour from Sandwich Quay since 1999. The Sandwich Harbour Master runs these tours with great enthusiasm and knowledge. Several different tours are available including one to go seal spotting at Ramsgate.

The shingle beach at Sandwich Bay lies 2 miles away and many nearby historic sites including Richborough Roman fort and amphitheatre, and the fascinating castles at Deal, Walmer and Dover are in the care of English Heritage. The White Cliffs of Dover (10 miles) enjoy worldwide fame and day trips to Europe are easily accessible.

The 3 champiosnhip golf courses of Royal St. Georges, Princes and the Royal Cinqueports are located along Sandwich Bay. It is a very pleasant walk from Sandwich Bay along to the next town, Deal, another historic town with much for the visitor. Deal is the nearest town to Sandwich and is definitely worth visiting with two castles, pier, long promenade, childrens paddling pool, Timeball Tower, independent shops and numerous independent shops and restaurants. Deal is an old-fashioned seaside town which is completely uncommercialised, a joy to visit.

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2 Apr 2014

5/5

"Perfect for short breaks"

Great little cottage in a great little town. Also easy to get to other places on train or bikes. We walked through the golf course to the beach. Sandwich also has a good selection of cosy pubs.… More

16 Nov 2013

5/5

"What a little gem!"

This little cottage is packed with everything you could possibly need and is in a perfect location in the beautiful town of Sandwich. The cottage is very well equipped with everything you could want … More

Thankyou for your kind words. We are so glad you enjoyed Stour Cottage and also loved Sandwich and the surrounding area as much as we do. It is hard to describe to people how friendly and welcoming the town is, but you have put it beautifully. We would love to welcome you back to Stour Cottage very soon.

16 Sep 2013

5/5

"A great place to stay, in a great place."

A beautiful, cottage furnished to an extremely high standard situated in the most wonderful, peaceful location. A warm, cozy cottage with everything one could want. I cannot say enough about the care… More

We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay and would love to welcome you back to Stour Cottage very soon.

29 Mar 2013

5/5

"Outstanding accommodation and service in great location!"

Stour Cottage is an outstanding accommodation and the owners are lovely & friendly. The cottage is in a perfect location in Sandwich, with a private garage and car park. Perfect for a couple who is … More

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