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Blue Skies, Period House in charming square.

29 reviews
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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
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The small seaside town of Deal is a unique and undiscovered gem on the Kentish coast, located between the historic Cinque Ports of Dover and Sandwich, opposite the famous Goodwin Sands. Ideal for both couples and families, wanting a quiet, relaxing holiday, Deal offers plenty to do and see for visitors all year round – from walks along the coastline, cycling or golf, to visiting Deal’s picturesque town centre with its charming specialist shops and the many nearby historic sites, museums and galleries.Blue Skies makes an excellent and comfortable base for your holiday, where everything is literally on your doorstep, that you don’t even need a car. The seafront and beach are a minute away and the shops, museums, pubs, cafés and restaurants are all close by. But if you wish to travel a littl...The small seaside town of Deal is a unique and undiscovered gem on the Kentish coast, located between the historic Cinque Ports of Dover and Sandwich, opposite the famous Goodwin Sands. Ideal for both couples and families, wanting a quiet, relaxing holiday, Deal offers plenty to do and see for visitors all year round – from walks along the coastline, cycling or golf, to visiting Deal’s picturesque town centre with its charming specialist shops and the many nearby historic sites, museums and galleries.Blue Skies makes an excellent and comfortable base for your holiday, where everything is literally on your doorstep, that you don’t even need a car. The seafront and beach are a minute away and the shops, museums, pubs, cafés and restaurants are all close by. But if you wish to travel a little further afield, then the medieval Cathedral town of Canterbury, the sandy beaches of Dicken’s Broadstairs and Northern France, are just a short drive away!More
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About the Owner
Jacqueline/Luke K
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2008
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Both Blues Skies and Alfred Square are charming, with easily accessed free parking minutes away. It is very well positioned for walking access to Deal ( 2/3 mins from the main street) and Walmer, with Sandwich a short car journey away. The house has a...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank m0rganguy
Sightseer399087, VR Owner at Blue Skies, Period House in charming square., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay in Blue Skies, Deal and would be pleased to welcome you back again. Best Wishes, Luke & Jackie and Keepers Cottages.

Reviewed 20 August 2018

3 minutes walk to beach and promenade ( less if you walked fast). great location, we loved it The house was clean and well equipped, lots of space and the owners Kindly allied us to store our bikes in the courtyard

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank 292SallyF
Management response:Responded 31 August 2018

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Blue Skies, Deal and we hope to see you again. Best Wishes, Jackie & Luke.

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Great location, loads of sleeping options, fantastic holiday home. We absolutely loved it. Everything was perfect. Will go back again when going to Deal.

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Boliraniloute
Management response:Responded 28 May 2018

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Blue Skies, Deal. Best Wishes, Luke & Jackie.

Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely weekend here over NYE. It’s in a great location one street away from the beach in the charming old town about 5 mins walk from the town centre. Lovely kitchen with a large table for supper and a nice sitting room...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank NatalieLF
Management response:Responded 9 February 2018

Thank you Natalie and friends. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Blue Skies, Deal. Best Wishes, Jackie & Luke.

Reviewed 4 January 2018

Wonderful house. Extremely well equipped. The house is tastefully furnished and very cosy. Position -wise. Again perfect. Two good pubs on this Square alone and within easy reach of shops, restaurants and sea. Would love to return, maybe in Spring or early Autumn

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank hjboo01
Management response:Responded 7 January 2018

Thank you again for being such good guests and we do hope that we will see you again. Best Wishes, Luke & Jackie.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
Water Park Nearby
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Additional amenities & feature info
Dating from 1750, the house has a lovely period feel and retains many of its original features - including wooden beams, exposed brickwork and old pine. The accommodation is comfortable and the decor bright and airy. 3 storey house with small courtyard garden >Ground-floor: kitchen/dining room. Door out to courtyard with table and 4 chairs >1st-floor: one double bedroom and a large lounge, with bay window, overlooking the Square. >Cloakroom on the half-landing. >2nd floor: one double en suite bedroom and a bedroom with a single bed and a small double bed ; shower room/wc >All bed linen provided but towels not provided. >Books, DVD’s and games available >Information book provided with details of local area and amenities
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About the neighbourhood
Deal is an attractive small town, full of character and is an ideal choice for a relaxing and enjoyable holiday! Everything is within walking distance of our house. For children, there is the pier and cafe, amusement arcades, ice-cream parlour, the beach and the sea, great, of course, for swimming and for picnics in the warmer weather, as well a kiddies paddling pool (summer only) a pitt and putt ground, Tides swimming pool with wave machines, a maritime museum and an impressive Time Ball museum. The Conservation area is virtually car free and the terrain is completely flat, which is ideal too for anyone with walking difficulties. Deal is a lively, friendly and sociable place, most certainly due to the abundance of its interesting pubs and restaurants! It's a great place to come to sp...
How to get there
Blue Skies is situated in the conservation area of Deal, just a minute's walk from the seafront. Deal is located along the Kent coast 7 miles from Dover and overlooks the famous Goodwin Sands. By car it can be reached from London on the M2, then following the directions to Dover along the A2 and then follow the A258 coast road to Deal. Alternatively you can leave London on the M20 until you get to Folkestone. Next you pick up the A 20 then the A 2 and A 258 to Deal. Blue Skies is located one minute from the seafront and is only a 10 minute walk from Deal Mainline Station. There are frequent train services from Charing Cross, Waterloo East and and London Bridge to Dover and Deal, via Ashford International Station - and the journey takes just under 2 hours.
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