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Excellent 5/5 8 reviews

Stunning views across the English Channel from the open plan living accommodation

House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach or lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
  • Car advised
  • Nearest beach 1km

Bienvenue is a peaceful cliff top retreat that can be enjoyed all year round. The spectacular sunrise over the ever changing seascape gives rise to stunning views over the English Channel to France. The range of sea vessels from cruise liner to fishing boat create endless maritime interest.

Suited to walkers, cyclists or those who prefer just relaxing on the secluded patio enjoying the sea views.

Local amenities, approximately one mile away, include a village store, Deli, Post Office, Church and various pubs, restaurants and tearooms.

Dover Castle, one of English Heritage top attractions, is a ten minute drive away. The Historic city of Canterbury is a twenty five minute drive away. The famous Royal St George's Golf course , Sandwich is a twenty minute drive away

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach St Margaret's Bay 1 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 3 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: London Gatwick 110 km, Nearest railway: Dover 8 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
General Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 En suites
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Freezer box in fridge

Welcome grocery pack

Tumble drier

ipod docking station

DVD's, books and board games

The two single beds can be joined to give 6 foot bed

Slipper bath in first floor bedroom

Further details outdoors

Juliet balcony with folding doors

Folding doors onto patio

Four person patio set

Garden gate leading to cliff top walks

Further details

Accommodation is adjacent to owners property

The South East England region

From sleepy villages to bustling seaside resorts, Kent 'The Garden of England' offers green rolling hills, the dramatic White Cliffs of Dover, Historic Castles and Wild Animal Parks. Whether on foot, bicycle or horseback there is something for everyone.

Being furthest away from Atlantic depressions, the climate in the south east corner of England is relatively moderate.


Dover Ferry Port has regular crossings to France, popular for day trips.

Dover Castle one of English Heritage's most visited attraction with wartime tunnels, exhibitions and various summer activities.

In St Margaret's Bay one can enjoy guided tours by the National Trust around South Foreland Lighthouse and visit Pines Garden with Museum nearby.

The Mediaeval town of Sandwich, with its restored secret garden designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens and Gertrude Jekyll and pleasant river trips is a popular destination. Royal St George's Golf Club which plays host to the Open Golf Championship is nearby.

The Historic City of Canterbury with its famous Cathedral, is a World Heritage Site, and is home to Kent County Cricket.

The Turner Contemporary in Margate is an Arts Centre with changing exhibitions throughout the year.

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Review 1-8 of 8

17 Jun 2014


"A very special place with tasteful decor & special touches"

Our second time back didn't disappoint. We can't wait to return! The views, quality accommodation, location right on the cliffs & tranquility are fantastic.… More

17 Jun 2014


"A stunning cottage with amazing views of the White Cliffs..."

This cottage is simply beautiful. The hosts have thought of everything. The welcome pack is a lovely touch and the folder of information has been well thought out. The decor in the cottage is really t… More

5 Feb 2014


"Simply wonderful!"

Where to start? well, to kick off...IF you´re wondering whether to book...just do it, cos you´ll not be disappointed here. the charming and helpful hosts have really thought of everything. beautiful… More

8 Oct 2013


"Relaxing Holiday"

We stayed at Bienvenue with our friends from Austria for a week and a half in September. We thouroughly enjoyed our stay. The Holiday home was supurb (as was the weather!).
When you book a holiday home you always worry if it is actually as good as the pictures on the website suggest. Bienvenue exceeded all our expectations. From the moment we walked in we were surrounded by luxury and every detail was thought of. It truly is a home away from home. And the views are excuisite. One of the previous reviews mentioned that the road to Bienvenue was terrible, so we kind of expected a dirt road full of bumps and holes. It was in fact a tarmac road with quite a few pot holes that needed to be filled, but it is merely the last little bit of the road to the house and it defenitely would not prevent us from coming back. We all hope we will be able to come back to Bienvenue for a future holiday and will defenitely reccomment it to friends and family.

11 Aug 2013



We couldn't have asked for a more comfortable place to stay while we waited for good weather conditions so my husband could swim across the English Channel. The view was amazing and the cottage … More

2 Aug 2013


"Marvelous cliff views and comfortable holiday rental"

When we arrived we were surprised by the fabulous views from the cliffs, we were able to see France!
Very nice and comfortable holiday rental, luxury bedrooms and bathrooms, kitchen well equiped. The owners, who live nextdoor, are very friendly and great hospitality. Very easy access to cliff walks, through the beautifully maintained garden.

20 May 2013


"Wonderfully Beautiful home away from home."

Amazing place to stay. Lovely walk to the cliffs and beach and very quite and peaceful. Loved going out for the day and coming back to a wonderful view over looking the canal.

Loved our stay there, if it is ever possible will most certainly stay there again.

7 Jan 2013


"A reclusive hideaway with superb sunrise views"

If I were to book this property again, I would choose either spring or autumn for various reasons elaborated below. Most importantly, that will give an optimal balance between the number of daylight hours to enjoy the outdoors and not having to get up by 4 am to catch the sunrise, which was the very best thing about my stay in this apartment.
The stretch of road where the apartment is situated is full of potholes. I would park my car further up the road if the weather were warmer. A four-wheel drive will be handy also for exploring some of the "unowned" unpaved roads in the area.
I fear that there may be some real risk of being cut off in inclement weather (snow/flooding/landslip). The bus stop is at least 15 mins' walk and the closest village at least 30 mins? Good thing is, the manager lives next door. In case of emergency, help should not be far away at all. But it would be prudent to keep updated of weather changes, and a couple days' supply of food and flu tablets etc.
Communication was an issue for me, as my mobile phone didn't get a signal in the immediate area. In the end Skype was my only means to call family and friends from inside the apartment. (If it were Vodafone, the manager would be able to provide a signal booster.) I had to take special care not to have a slipping accident when out walking down to the beach, because the rain and melted snow made the paths littered by pony's discharge very slippery.

Review 1-8 of 8

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