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Kingfisher Cottage

Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

This former fisherman’s cottage is everything you imagine a seaside retreat to be and more…. Kingfisher cottage has recently been refurbished to the highest standard. Walk in through the white picket fence gate and your holiday begins. Relax and unwind in this cosy and comfortable cottage. Set in a quiet, picturesque road a stone’s throw from the beach and local village pub, what more could you ask for?

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Kingsdown 100 m
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Gatwick 120 km, Nearest railway: Deal 3 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 DVD player
General Central heating, TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 2
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden
Access Parking
Further details indoors

This fisherman’s cottage has been completely modernized in the last year and has a light airy ‘seaside cottage’ feel.

Enter through a traditional storm porch into the living room. A large window to the front gives plenty of natural light, whilst the brick fireplace with open coal effect gas fire oozes rustic charm. The décor is light and inviting.

Leading through from living room is a quaint dining area with a wood burning stove, solid wood table and five chairs with matching dresser. Walk through to the fully fitted kitchen. The white cabinets offset the solid wood worktops – simple elegance! The kitchen contains: a gas cooker, fridge/freezer, microwave, washer/dryer, cooking and dining utensils.

Located behind the kitchen is modern bathroom with white suite and shower.

Travel upstairs and find two bedrooms; one double and one twin. Both decorated to give a light and fresh feel.

To the rear of the cottage is a secluded garden with lawn and seating. Just perfect for sitting out with a glass of wine by day, or eating al fresco by night!

The cottage has gas central heating. There is a supplement for gas and electricity from October to March. Bed linen and towels are included but please bring beach towels.

The South East England region

Explore the beautiful Kentish coastline with its stunning scenery and historial buildings and landmarks. The neighbouring town of Sandwich offers an ancient port, quaint boutiques and river cruises. For the more energetic visitor, there are a multitude of cycle and walking opportunities as well as water sports, golf and fishing. In fact however you like to relax and unwind, this is certainly the place to do it!

Deal is full of old buildings and many have an extensive smuggling heritage. Under the town is a warren of smugglers tunnels - often leading to local churches! The character in the town comes from the almost random styles and eras of houses all put together. Looking back at the town from the end of the pier gives a good impression of the rich history of the town. Many of the original buildings from the 1800's are still visible.

Deal Castle is one of the finest artillery works in England; this fortress once carried 119 guns. Now in the care of English Heritage, this castle offers exciting battlements, dark passages and a huge basement to explore. Deal Pier, built in 1954 the pier was the first seaside pleasure pier of any size to be built since 1910.

Listed below are a few other places of local interest:

Old Military School of Music

Channel Gliding Club

Coombe Valley Race Circuit

Cornilo Riding Stables

Cottington Lakes Coarse & Trout Fishery

Dover Watersports Centre

Downs Sailing Club

Princes Golf Club

Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club

Royal St. George's Golf Club

Sandwich Bay Sailing & Water Skiing Club

Walmer & Kingsdown Golf Club

Cycle Hire - Deal Prams & Cycles

Deal Maritime Museum

Day trips might include:

*The White Cliffs of Dover with its famous port and castle is 15 minutes by car of train.

*Canterbury with its magnificent cathedral is only 25 minutes drive or 35 minutes by train and great for shopping and entertainment.


KINGSDOWN itself is a former fishing village of charm and character and offers a range of leisure activities. In the village there is a small selection of shops and amenities including a Post Office, Newsagent, Hairdresser, Butcher, three Public Houses, Restaurant and Tearooms. Recreational activities include water sports and fishing.

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Review 1-4 of 4

30 Apr 2014


"Quite simply a slice of heaven"

My family and I have been coming back to Kingfisher cottage for several years now. We absolutely love it. The cottage is charming, and extremely cosy. My two children (5 and 8) love coming here and sh… More

22 Sep 2013


"Comfortable but getting tatty around the edges"

The cottage was comfortable and the beds were excellent. The stairs were narrow and steep which is why I wouldn't recommend it to elderly holiday makers or those with young children. The cottage … More

3 Dec 2012


"Very nice cottage - we loved to stay and will come back"

We have visited Kingfischer Cottage during July 2012. The cottage is equiped with all necessary things to manage some days off. The furniture is lovely, the house is tidy and clean. You just walk across the street and find the beach und some local pubs. We stayed with two children (6y and 9y), and it was enough room for all of us.

9 Sep 2012


"quaint comfortable cottage"

we had a lovely stay at this cottage,it had everything you need to make your stay comfortable,the location is great,just a stones throw from the beachmy only recommendation would be a larger TV, if t… More

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Calendar last updated:16 Jul 2014

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