60453 - Sparrow Mews
from £59 /night help
House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
This Canterbury holiday cottage offers comfortable self-catering accommodation, is superbly located at an affordable price, ideal for all those wishing to explore the delights Kent has to offer. The mews town house has been redecorated and modernised to create a calm and welcoming home in this historic Kent city. There is little need for a car; the main railway station of Canterbury West is a couple of minutes walk away and offers the high speed (54 minutes) rail service to London but one parking space is provided if required.
This holiday home in Canterbury, Kent, has a pleasant bright and open plan Breakfast room and sitting area facing out onto the pretty patio and garden to the rear of this Canterbury holiday home, a separate modern kitchen is discretely tucked away, immaculately presented with all the essentials you could possibly need to prepare a feast. Comfortable sofa seating for two and additional goose feathered arm chair are provided for relaxing with a hot cup of tea. As with a mews property to the second floor are the bedrooms, offering a good sized double bedroom with ample storage and a cute single bedroom, both offering high quality bedding for complete comfort and relaxation.
This Canterbury holiday town house offers a good standard of accommodation and is a superb base for a city break and is an ideal holiday home in Kent.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|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
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Further details indoors|
Sparrow Mews sleeps 3 + 1: 1 Master double bedroom, 1
single bedroom, 1 Z-bed in sitting room, family bathroom, 1 reception room;
kitchen/breakfast area, private garden, 1 garage space
Ground FloorLounge, seating for 3, TV/DVD player
and I-pod dock provided. Breakfast bar at far end of room with seating for 4
Kitchen, with dishwasher, washing machine/dryer,
fridge/freezer, oven, hob, extractor, microwave, kettle, toaster and essential
pots, pans and full crockery. A small hatch connects through to the breakfast
area for easy service at meal times.1st Floor
Master double (sleeping 2)
1 x single bedrooms
1 family bathroom with showerOutside
The private garden/patio area,
accessed via French doors from the sitting room and
connects to a gated side passage
The Kent region
This Canterbury holiday cottage is situated in the heart of the wonderful medieval city of Canterbury, surrounded by the original city walls. Canterbury has so much to offer the holidaymaker including the Canterbury Cathedral and St Augustine’s Abbey, both of which have been designated UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and both are well worth a visit during your stay at this Canterbury holiday cottage. A whole day can be spent just exploring the Canterbury Cathedral, Crypt and Cloisters.
Canterbury is best explored on foot with a maze of intriguing side streets and a huge variety of shops, quaint cafes and pubs for you to enjoy during your stay at this holiday cottage in Canterbury, Kent. The new Whitefriars Shopping Centre – this is fully pedestrianised and a great place to shop till you drop! For a different view of the city, why not take one of the Historic River Tours, or a walking ghost tours, and for those that get tired of walking you can hire cycles to discover more for yourself.
During your stay a few minutes’ walk from the mews is a permanent farmer’s market at The Goods Shed, here there is an on site restaurant with wonderful local food that can be bought direct from the producers – perfect for your self catering holiday in Canterbury.
Canterbury is also the home of Kent County Cricket Club, and the award winning ground is about a mile from the city centre and well worth a visit if they are playing. There is a Cricket Festival in early August each year which is very popular with cricket supporters visiting the Kent area – particularly on Ladies Day – but don’t forget to bring a hat! For golfers staying in this luxury holiday cottage in Canterbury there is an 18 hole golf course about 2 miles from the city centre, and further afield are the links courses at Royal St George’s in Sandwich and Royal Cinque Ports at Deal.
For those that love the seaside, Whitstable is just a short drive away where oysters are aplenty and the country’s most independent high-street offers something for everyone.
Surrounding Canterbury there are many other attractions for you to visit during your stay at this holiday cottage in Canterbury - for children the wild animal parks at Howletts and Port Lympne are great locations for days out in Kent. There is also the Romney Hythe and Dymchurch Railway which is a miniature steam railway which can take you down to the beach at Dymchurch – both children and adults love it!
For garden lovers Kent and East Sussex boasts many famous and beautiful gardens to visit during your stay at this holiday cottage in Canterbury. Gardens include Goodnestone Park Gardens, Mount Ephraim, Great Dixter in Northiam and the famous Sissinghurst Castle Gardens in Kent. A lovely afternoon can be spent exploring these Kent gardens and enjoying tea and cakes in the tea room afterwards.
With the proximity of the Channel Tunnel and the port of Dover to this holiday cottage in Canterbury, day trips to France are so easy - you can also take the Eurostar to Paris which only takes 2 hours. Hereby you can discover more than just Kent during your stay at this Canterbury holiday self catering accommodation. So don’t forget your passports!
For more ideas please visit our ‘things to do’ section on the website.
Availability Your dates are available
Guest reviewsPowered by TripAdvisor
Guest reviews no reviews
Guest reviews Powered by TripAdvisor
Help other travellers decide where to stay
This holiday home hasn’t got any reviews yet. The average rating on Holiday Lettings is four out of five. This place could be newly added or perhaps it’s a well kept secret. Either way, it’s time to reveal all.
You're booking with
Mulberry Cottages (Property Manager Mulberry Cottages)
Calendar last updated:21 Jan 2015
Based in United Kingdom
Credit cards accepted