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Smugglers Rest

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4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Petham, Canterbury, Kent, England
A sizeable property with 4 bedrooms (3 x double, 1 x twin) and a bathroom on the 1st floor. On the ground floor is a large kitchen, cloakroom, lounge/diner, a second bathroom and a separate wc. All bedding and towels supplied. There is a colour TV, dvd, video, books & games. The property is equipped with electric cooker, freezer, microwave, iron, washing machine, fridge, dining table/chairs, central heating, barbecue etc and all rooms are of a good size with ample storage facilities. There is a good size lawned garden. All bedding, towels etc supplied and all utilities included in price. Cot and highchair can be supplied if arranged in advance. A welcome pack is provided. Free Wi-Fi is available but download speeds are not great despite now being fibre-optic.

Slippery Sam's dates from around 1450 and is a Grade II listed building...
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Listing #HL1432223
About the Owner
Ian W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2013
Interaction with guests
Owners live across the courtyard. Happy to chat or help with directions, recommendations etc but also happy to respect your privacy (basically we take our cue from you)
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

We were made to feel very welcome by the owners. We knew the property was quite old when we booked - it was lovely. Only had one problem - the front door internal bolt, very difficult to lock. Otherwise a lovely stay with everything we...More

Thank David D
ian803, VR Owner at Smugglers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Thanks David - nice to have met you and the family. I'll check out the bolt.

Reviewed 12 April 2017

Smuggler's Rest and Moonrakers worked really well for us on our trip to Kent. We decided to rent the whole property quite late on but Ian was very accommodating. He and his wife were friendly and helpful, so thanks to them. We had a party...More

Thank ktfc
ian803, VR Owner at Smugglers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thanks for the review - a pleasure to have you stay

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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic stay, wonderful reception from Ian, lovely welcome bottle of wine..crisps..biscuits & milk! Cottage spotless with huge surroundings, very home from home, would highly recommend to everyone.

Thank 19jemima74
ian803, VR Owner at Smugglers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2016

Your kind comments much appreciated - sorry the Kent weather rather let you down for the wedding

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
    2 Twins
    3 Fulls
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Car recommended
How to get there
Railway: Chartham: 3.0 km
Ferry: Dover Channel tunnel: 12.0 km
Map and directions sent to all guests prior to arrival. Car essential. Ample on site parking.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 12.0 km.
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