Pilgrims Nook Holiday Cottages
About the home
These beautifully converted Kent self catering barns are in the grounds of a country house surrounded by rolling countryside. This large holiday accommodation would be ideal for a family get together or for a special occasion with the use of a stunning indoor heated swimming pool all year round – ideal for entertaining the kids! Finished to the highest standard, the four barns have lovely views and a wonderful mix of contemporary and traditional furniture to ensure guest have the most comfortable of stays.
With lots of fascinating walking trails and bridle paths to explore, Pilgrim's Nook is in an idyllic spot. Rural, but far from remote, the lovely seaside town of Deal is a short drive away. With its mix of eclectic shops and restaurants, be sure to pick up some seashells and trinkets along the way.
There are plenty of links golf courses nearby including the Royal St Georges at Sandwich and Royal Cinque Ports at Deal.
For those looking for a real bucket and spade holiday, the sweeping sandy beaches at Joss Bay and Botany Bay are also a short drive and will not disappoint. And for a spot of history, there are plenty of heritage spots to visit, including Walmer Castle and the World War II tunnels within the White Cliffs of Dover!
|Size:||Sleeps up to 30, 11 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Walmer, 100m|
|Will consider:||Long lets|
Nearest amenities: 1km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|Pool:||Shared indoor Pool|
|General:||TV, Wi-fi available|
|Utilities:||Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||11 Bedrooms, 7 bathrooms of which 4 family bathrooms and 3 en suites|
|Furniture:||Sofabeds (4), Single beds (14), Double beds (4)|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Private garden, BBQ|
Further details indoors:
There are four cottages in the complex. Three of the cottages sleep 8 and the fourth cottage sleeps 6. In the larger cottages, The Squire and The Franklin are entered through French doors into the living room with The Miller entered through a cottage door into the living area. The seating area has 2 sofas (one is a sofabed to sleep 2) grouped around the log burner, 42” wide screen TV/DVD/freeview, Ninetendo Wii, wi fi broadband with attractive light oak flooring, exposed beams and a cosy feel. The dining area can seat 6-8. Each Kitchen has washing machine/dryer, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, electric oven and ceramic hob, extractor fan.
The under floor heating throughout the barns is via an environmentally friendly biomass system using locally sourced renewable energy.
The three bedroom cottages, The Miller, The Squire and The Franklin have a master bedroom with double bed, bedside tables and lamps, wardrobes and an ensuite shower room with shower, wc, heated towel rail and basin. Bedroom 2 is a double room with 2 twin beds, wardrobe, bedside table and lamps and Bedroom 3 has two single beds (one pulls out from under the other). The family bathroom has bath, large walk in shower with hand held shower and overhead shower, heated towel rail, basin and wc.
In the smaller cottage, The Knight, the master bedroom has a double bed, bedside tables and lamps, wardrobe, bedroom 2 is a twin bedroom with twin single beds, wardrobe, bedside table and lamps. There is a family bathroom with bath with overhead shower, wc and basin.
Outside, there is a seating area by each holiday cottage with bbq. There is ample parking for several cars and the indoor heated swimming pool complex is a short walk away and is shared with the main house.
Further details outdoors:
Outside, there is a seating area by each holiday cottage with bbq.
£550 refundable security deposit. No pets. Friday changeover during high season. Short breaks available outside of high season Highchair/cot available by prior arrangement.
£26.40 booking fee payable.
The South East England / Kent region
Kent is in the South-East of England and consists of many important districts such as Dartford, Maidstone, Ashford, Canterbury and Dover.
The centre of Kents arts is Canterbury inspired Chaucer's Canterbury Tales and William Golding worked in Maidstone.
Kent is easily accessible by road, sea or rail. Indeed, Dover is the closest point to France and remains a hub for ferry travel to the rest of Europe.
Tourist Attractions:Canterbury Cathedral, Chartwell, Winston Churchill's home, Deal Castle, Dover Castle, Leeds Castle, Rochester Castle, Coldrum Stones, Brockhill Country Park and many other that you can discover during your holiday.
This is an area of the UK which contains many walking and cycling routes as well as over 500 years of history
The Deal / West Studdal area
Pilgrims Nook holiday cottages are in truly lovely Kent countryside with lots to see and do. The trendy seaside town of Deal is close by with its pier, eclectic boutiques, renowned cupcake shop and fresh fish direct from the beach.
Kent has more castles than any other county so there are lots to explore with the newly refurbished Dover Castle a must – not only does it have one of the largest keeps in the country but the fascinating second world war rooms built into the white cliffs make this a ‘must do’ attraction. For an altogether more homely feel why not visit the beautiful Walmer Castle and Gardens, the home of the Queen Mother for many years. The wonderful gardens of Goodnestone House are within a few miles, renowned for its parkland setting and stunning walled flower garden – a plants man’s dream!
For golfers, there are several excellent links courses, including Royal St Georges at Sandwich and Royal Cinque Ports at Deal, both of which are close by.
The nature reserve at Pegwell Bay, famous for its wildlife is also worth a visit with the lovely sandy beaches of Botany, Westbrook and Joss Bays (all blue flag beaches) are great for a family day out.
For shopping, the outlet centre at de Bradleigh Wharf in Dover Marina is well worth a visit.gn exciting initiative to grow large numbers of critically .
For more ideas please visit our ‘things to do’ section on the website.
How to get there
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Easily accessible by road or rail.
London Gatwick offers international flights to and from the rest of the world.
Activities near Deal
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
Beach or lakeside relaxation
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|Prices for group size 30|
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|Period 8||1 Nov 13||21 Dec 13||£ 2726||£ 1500||£ 1890||1 Night|
|Period 9||21 Dec 13||4 Jan 14||£ 4376||-||-||1 Week|
|Period 10||4 Jan 14||28 Feb 14||£ 2976||£ 2000||£ 1500||1 Night|
|Period 11||28 Feb 14||11 Apr 14||£ 3226||£ 2300||£ 1750||1 Night|
|Period 12||11 Apr 14||25 Apr 14||£ 3426||-||-||1 Week|
|Period 13||25 Apr 14||23 May 14||£ 3426||£ 2500||£ 1850||1 Night|
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|Period 17||29 Aug 14||26 Sep 14||£ 3426||£ 2500||£ 1850||1 Night|
|Period 18||26 Sep 14||24 Oct 14||£ 3226||£ 2300||£ 1750||1 Night|
|Period 19||24 Oct 14||31 Oct 14||£ 3426||£ 2500||£ 1850||1 Night|
|Period 20||31 Oct 14||20 Dec 14||£ 2976||£ 2000||£ 1500||1 Night|
|Period 21||20 Dec 14||3 Jan 15||£ 521||-||-||1 Week|
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