The Fisherman's Cot is a truly unique and special holiday experience, situated in exclusive woodland known as The Irish Village. It offers peace and tranquilly yet is minutes from the beach and town centre. Right on the Saxon Shore Way it is ideal for walking, bird watching, cycling, golf, sailing, wind surfing, sea angling, beach fishing, freshwater fishing or simply chilling in wonderful peaceful surroundings. It is dog friendly and offers cycle and inflatable canoe hire, sailing trips on a traditional sailing vessel and provides free of charge shrimp nets, crab lines and even buckets and spades for the children. Picnic hampers are available from basic to Gourmet with Oysters, Lobster and Champagne, to be enjoyed on the secluded West Beach to watch the wonderful Turner sunsets over the Island or just on the sundeck of the Cot. Fresh eggs are available from the free range hens and honey form the bees kept in the garden.
The Fisherman's Cot is studio style accommodation in the grounds of Connemara House. The wooden cabin style building sleeps up to four in one bedroom, is beautifully decorated in traditional sea side themes and has a wood burning stove which adds atmosphere during winter breaks. En suite shower, toilet and a separate kitchen area with microwave & steamer. There is a TV, Radio, Fridge and WI FI. There are board games should the weather be inclement, everything for a family to enjoy a perfect holiday. The exclusive grounds provides private parking, there is Barbeque on the deck to cook the freshest sea food which can be purchased from the Harbour. Should you want to bring a tent there is a paddock for camping. Eggs are available from the families hens and honey from the bees.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom|
|Nearest beach||West Beach 5 minutes walk 500 m|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Stansted, Gatwick, Manston & Southend are the , Nearest railway: Whitstable 5 mins in the car|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Furniture||Double Beds (1), Sofa Beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Access||Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
The region is a perfect base for travelling to Canterbury, London and France. East Kent is a beautiful rural area with a wonderful historic coast line, rich in wild life and local foods, wine and beers.
Whitstable is a fascinating, historic fishing port famous for its Oysters from the Roman Times. The small harbour is alive with fishing boats off loading fresh fish to the markets and restaurants in the town. The birth place of deep sea diving with displays in the museum detailing the history and the men who developed this dangerous occupation. Also famous for the Crab and Winkle Line, the first steam train before Stevenson's Rocket which took fish and other commodities from the Harbour to Canterbury. The Irish Village is a unique and special place in Whitstable and a wonderful place to say and enjoy the local area or as a base for wider travelling