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Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
The Flat has been tastefully restored to it's former glory with its eclectic mix of antique and contemporary chic furnishings.
Relax and sunbathe in the courtyards which has been described by guests as 'great for sunbathing and watching the world go by'!
In winter ( after your bracing walk along the beach] why not 'cosy up' in front of the log fire with that well deserved glass of mulled wine.
Thirlmere is perfect for families and friends.
Thirlmere is located just 15 seconds walk to the beach. The house is perfect for large groups and families.
The area is often referred to as one of Kent's best kept secrets.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Littlestone-on-Sea 10 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: London Gatwick 123 km, Nearest railway: Folkestone 23 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Further details indoors|
The accommodation comprises:-
Ground Floor :- Double Bedroom with 2 3ft Single Beds, Kitchen/Dining area, toilet and shower room, and lounge with leather seating including a leather double sofa bed.
|Further details outdoors|
Own parking spaces in front of our garages, additional parking in the road at the front of the property, there are no waiting restrictions outside Thirlmere.
Please Note that rental STARTS AT 4PM onwards on day of arrival.
Guests will need to LEAVE HOUSE AT 10AM on day of departure unless prior arrangements have been made with the owner.
Late departure time up to 8 hours from 10am on day of departure £50 IF AVAILABLE
The South East England region
The coastline enjoys a unique micro-climate which makes it one of the driest and sunniest places in Britain.
The area has a stark beauty of its own, and also has unique wildlife , which is visible at the Nature reserves at Rye Harbour and Dungeness.
The area around Littlestone is steeped in history which includes Dover Castle: Discover its labyrinth of secret wartime tunnels built deep in the White Cliffs of Dover.
Kent Battle of Britain Museum: The most important collection of battle of britain artefacts on show in the country.
It has its own unique steam railway the Romney Hythe and Dymchurch Railway which runs along the coast. This narrow gauge miniature railway is a great attraction for visitors.
More information on the Service can be obtained from the website:- http://www.rhdr.org.uk/rhdr/home_flash.html
The coast provides the best sandy beaches in the South East of the country, with shallow water allowing safe access for children.
There is so much to see and do in the area.
Attractions include: Hythe to Dungeness railway. Take a trip on the smallest public steam railway in the world, which meanders through the famous Romney Marsh flanked by sheep farms.
Visit the famous Lympne Port Wildlife Safari Park.
Lower Leas Coastal Park Folksetone. the largest free adventure playground in the south east with a zip wire, pirate's ship, cargo nets and lots more to keep youngsters busy and happy.
Brenzett Aeronautical Museum which houses a unique collection of wartime equipment, remains recovered from aircraft crash sites and memorbalia.
There are numerous festivals which are free to the public : Folkestone Multi Cultural Festival,Chari Vari, Hythe Venetian Fete.
Romney Marsh Visitor Centre: This award-winning centre is built of straw bales and has dramatic displays about the Marsh and its heritage.
Littlestone Golf Course is a Championship Links Course laid out on the natural undulating land between the famous Romney Marsh and the English Channel in the South East corner of Kent. The course is presented in superb condition throughout the year and temporary tees and greens are unheard of.
For information about Littlestone golf course go to :- http://www.littlestonegolfclub.org.uk/
The 18 hole Romney Warren Golf Course lies alongside the Championship Littlestone Golf Course and is owned by the members of Littlestone. Three and four balls are always welcome on Romney Warren and it is possible to arrange a day's golf over both courses. Details of Romney Warren can be found at www.romneywarrengolfclub.org.uk.
Both courses are 5 minutes walk from Thirlmere.
On the 16th July 1927, the Romney Hythe and Dymchurch Railway (RHDR) a narrow gauge railway was opened, Littlestone lies about 1/2 mile south of the main headquarters of the railway at New Romney . During 1928, the nameboards at the New Romney station were changed to read "Littlestone-on-Sea" in an effort to emphasise the railway's seaside location.
The railway was built by Captain J. E. P. Howey and Count Louis Zborowski to serve the local population and tourist trade, it stretches for nearly 14 miles from Hythe through Dymchurch, St Marys Bay, its base at New Romney, Romney Sands and then to the fishermens cottages and lighthouses at Dungeness. It is still a major tourist attraction and well worth a visit. http://www.rhdr.org.uk/rhdr/home_flash.html
Out to sea, lies a section of the Concrete Mulberry Harbour built during 1944 for the Dunkirk landings in the Second World War. This section became detached from its tug and drifted back to Littlestone. This platform is clearly visible from our photographs.
For a comprehensive view of attractions go to:-
Port Lympne Wild Animal Park, set in 600 acres, has something for everyone, whether you're interested in animals, historic houses, elegant gardens or magnificent scenery, you'll have a totally wild day out!www.totallywild.net
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13 Jul 2013
The apartment was great. Nice decoration, warm and cosy. The kitchen is fully equipped, everything you need is available. We could sit in a flowery garden or watch television on a giant screen.
29 Jun 2013
"Ideal accommodation in excellent location!"
Thirlmere was such a fantastic house. With its spacious living and dining areas and plethora of bedrooms, it catered for our every need! We were a party of 8 adults and 5 children and rented both the main house and the apartment together - and it suited us to perfection. It is situated in a quiet area, directly across the road from the shingle beach and sea, with beautiful views of the coastline - and perfectly located for day trips to local areas. It is necessary to drive everywhere, but that suited us OK.
5 Sep 2012
"very lovely flat and the nature very beautiful"
nice room with all amenities, well equipped kitchen, comfortable bed and very functional room with internet, is near the sea with beautiful nature .... Bougue from Paris… More
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