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Slippery Sams

12 reviews
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Overview
6 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
12 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
Located on the old Roman road, Stone Street, around 5 miles out of Canterbury on the way to Hythe this is an 18th Century barn which has been converted into two holiday cottages that can be internally linked to form one large property for big parties. Smuggler's Rest is a two-storey, four-bedroomed property and Moonrakers is a two bedroomed ground floor property which is also suitable for disabled use, giving 5 doubles and a twin in total. A cot is also available. Being a former pub/restaurant/hotel the property has sizeable grounds with ample parking areas. The barn has lawns to the sides and rear and guests are welcome to make use of the outside facilities. Picnic tables/seats and barbecue are supplied. Slippery Sam's dates from around 1450 and is a Grade II listed building. It is n...Located on the old Roman road, Stone Street, around 5 miles out of Canterbury on the way to Hythe this is an 18th Century barn which has been converted into two holiday cottages that can be internally linked to form one large property for big parties. Smuggler's Rest is a two-storey, four-bedroomed property and Moonrakers is a two bedroomed ground floor property which is also suitable for disabled use, giving 5 doubles and a twin in total. A cot is also available. Being a former pub/restaurant/hotel the property has sizeable grounds with ample parking areas. The barn has lawns to the sides and rear and guests are welcome to make use of the outside facilities. Picnic tables/seats and barbecue are supplied. Slippery Sam's dates from around 1450 and is a Grade II listed building. It is named after Samuel Jackson, a notorious smuggler who once lived here.More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Washer
Central Heating
Highchair
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hairdryer
Parking
Microwave
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
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1 - 5 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful overnight stay we had at the charming Slippery Sams. The owners were so friendly and welcoming and even provided a welcome basket of wine, crisps, biscuits & milk for each property. There was more than enough room for our family of 10...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Jennie B
ian803, VR Owner at Slippery Sams, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

You're very kind folks - especially given the terrible weather you had. You'd be welcome back anytime.

Reviewed 30 October 2018

loads of room for my party of 6 adults and 4 children and baby, 2 kitchens and lounges worked very well as we had to sort dietry needs too .it had all we needed for our stay, ok no dishwasher, but that wasn't really a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank fish2018
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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: April 2018
ian803, VR Owner at Slippery Sams, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Me and my family have just got back from staying here for a wedding and I must say we will be back as the kids loved the space and the adults loved the rooms. Also the owners where lovely and always just a shout for...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank camoanlaki
ian803, VR Owner at Slippery Sams, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Thanks guys. Look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing cottage, ideal for large groups like me a and my family. Feels very homely, very welcoming and spacious. Lots of character too.

Date of stay: June 2017
2  Thank christina k
ian803, VR Owner at Slippery Sams, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thanks for the review and thanks for leaving the place so tidy. Nice to meet you all.

About the Owner
Ian W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2013
Availability
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 10.0 km
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