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Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
2 bedroom apartment situated on a quiet footpath in the heart of White Cliffs country. Lovely walks on your doorstep to discover unspoilt areas of Kent. Ideal base for trips to France. Easy reach of Dover, Deal, Canterbury etc, by bus. 10 minute downhill walk to bay.
Golf courses within easy reach. Several nearby restaurants, pubs or tea rooms.
Recently renovated ground floor apartment situated near the Saxon Shore Walk, fronting a footpath in the heart of the White Cliffs country.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||St Margarets Bay 500 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Kent International (Manston) 25 km, Nearest railway: Dover Priory 8 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details outdoors|
Drop off point at property: Parking nearby.
The Kent region
The Gateway to White Cliffs Country. Chalk downland on top of the cliffs with many plants and wildlife unique to the area. Close to the sea, rolling countryside with many historical features. Close to pretty historical village and secluded bay to watch the ships sail by whilst enjoying a meal/drink on the verandah of the last hostelry before France! Or enjoy a walk along the white cliffs to enjoy the spectacular scenery or just sit in your car or enjoy a picnic looking down on the port activities from on high. Wonderful unspoilt countryside that has so much history attached to it that many people return to explore further.
St Margaret's at Cliffe
There are many historical venues to visit including the war time tunnels at Dover Castle where they hold weekend themed events during certain times of the year. Deal and Walmer Castles also nearby.
The Port of Dover is ideal for a trip to France and the Channel Tunnel is a short car ride away(remember your passport). Optional accompanied day trip including a meal can be booked for additional charge.
The City of Canterbury with its magnificent Cathedral is 17 miles away and has attractive shops and cobbled streets.
There are several golf courses nearby; horse-riding is available locally and the shore at St Margaret's Bay is ideal for fishing and investigating the numerous rock pools. The village is worth visiting for its friendly pubs, tea rooms and restaurants and has a shop, post office, Pines Gardens and museum.
Deal, Folkestone, Sandwich, Ramsgate and Margate are all within 30 minutes.
Local buses run frequently from the top of the nearby road.
Further information supplied on request. Ample information for local attractions supplied.
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2 Jan 2015
"perfect break from London"
Exactly what we were looking for - a short break from London in a beautiful area. We enjoyed our stay. The flat was warm and cosy and has everything you need - we appreciated the deck of cards. There… More
29 May 2014
"Ideal cottage for visiting Dover."
My husband and I wanted a base for visiting Dover castle and surrounding area with our two children (11 and 13 ). Fairlight provided this for us and we were delighted to find a very well equipped, cle… More
22 Apr 2014
"three weeks stay at St Margaret's Bay"
The house is great size and nicely decorated. The floor is wooden so you can hear every steps you take even on tiptoe. Unfortunately the bathroom and kitchen was not clean enough and a chip of glass s… More
Thank you for your review. We spoke with you on many occasions and you never mentioned any issues, intact you stated how happy you were and you wished to stay a further week. If there had been an issue, I would have happily solved it for you.
The front garden is exclusively for your use, but the pits,an does need to deliver.
I will check the mattress as you are the first to mention it. People who have stayed since you have not mentioned it.
22 Jan 2013
"Great location, roomy apartmemt, helpful host."
This accommodation is a self-contained section of a larger house yet you do not feel too close to the host who is helpful if needed yet non-intrusive and very thoughtful; she noticed a great value coupon to Dover castle in the local paper which she cut out and left for us. Clean and tidy and roomy with everything you could need. There are a couple of nice pubs and a small grocery store within walking distance. Access to the white cliffs walk to Dover is close by; we walked to Dover and back but you could taxi one way if you like or arrange with your host for a lift. Dover Castle is awesome: aspects from Roman times right through to World War lI. Excellent recreation of the times. The kids enjoyed the WWII tunnels even though they were a bit "castled out" by the time we got to this part of the country.
19 Nov 2012
"Lovely self catering apartment"
We stayed for 3 nights at Fairlight and was really happy with the accommodation provided. The house is well equipped, clean and have everything you need for your stay. The owner made us feel very welc… More
17 Oct 2012
"a place like home"
We spent a nice day, the cottage is very confortable, clean, well equiped. A good situation, very calm, quiet, a beaufiful village, next the cliffs ! Nice walk to do. Tricia is very friendly, helpfully. A good souvenir, we probably come back on day, do not hesitate to spent a week in the cottage. Thank you !
13 Sep 2012
"Wish we could have stayed longer"
Lovely, clean apartment furnished in a modern way. Location was good, within walking distance of amenities. We took two children under 4 with us and the only downside was where to sit the baby when we ate as we didn't take a travel highchair - but the owner did make us aware that a highchair was not available so it was our choice to travel without one. Great location for Dover Castle and the port. Would love to go back and stay longer.
3 Jul 2012
"Birthday weekend with friends"
Found the cottage was great for walks to St Margarets Cliffe, the lighthouse. Found the owner Tricia very helpful and kind. It was a well spaced out cottage would love to live in a similar property. Had outside space a garden at the front, well proportioned bedrooms, choice of separate shower and bath. Lovely having breakfast overlooking the back garden. Would loved to have stayed longer and explored further. Recommend the cottage for a break.
13 Feb 2012
"Fantastic Property, Excellent Location,Lovely Owner"
We regularly stay at Fairlight and have often had the grandchildren and elderly relatives stay with us at different times of the year. The apartment is fully equipped and has lovely fresh linens and … More
13 Feb 2012
"home from home"
fab place to stay, everything you need is at this property. Trica the owner was extemely welcoming and friendly. we had a breavment in the family, and we had found that fairlight and Trica had catered… More