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Homelea Bed and Breakfast

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Buckingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 July 2013

We were looking for an overnight stop in the area and came across this place. Room was very nice, furnished and kept to a very high standard. Everything was very clean and the breakfast was lovely. Fiona was agreat host and very welcoming.

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Marbella
Reviewed 1 July 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights following a last minute decision to visit some family. As all the hotels I usually stay at were fully booked, we settled for this rather nice looking B&B. We stayed in the School room, which was very big, with a comfortable bed and a great view. It was very clean, the owner was pleasant...

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1moonlightdancer, Owner at Homelea Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I thank you for posting a review and all reviews are helpful. As a b&b we aim to be relaxed with our guests in giving them freedom to come and go as they please with no time restrictions in coming in late at night apart from the fact we do ask anyone coming in late to respect that we have...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 June 2013

We enjoyed our stay at Homelea very much: the room was comfortable, the bathroom sizable (with a Jacuzzi) the hosts welcoming and the cooked breakfast very good. But we have not given it as high a rating as other guests as neither my husband nor I felt it was as luxurious as had been advertised and as it was priced....

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1moonlightdancer, Owner at Homelea Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Natasha. I really appreciate the comments and time that has been taken to wright any review from guests. However the pillows are not tired for the fact there are bounce pillow (non allergic pillows representing feather) and soft foam pillows so that all requirements are met for the guests, but I do appreciate your comments. Decoration is always down...

Maidenhead, Berks
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Having read through other visitors' experiences at Homelea, I can only agree with the majority of the comments made, such as excellent, friendly and welcoming. A first-Class B&B offering superb quality accommodation and equally superb cooked breakfasts. Fiona cooked 7 full English breakfasts in quick succession that morning - all praise to her hard work! The facilities in our School...

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1moonlightdancer, Owner at Homelea Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your really great comments. It is lovely to hear the appreciation of the guests. All our rooms are individually decorated and we try to accommodate all the needs required in a short or long break stay. Our eggs are our own from the resident hens, a beautiful "yellow" yolk one that you wont find on any breakfast...

Ashford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 June 2013

"We stayed for my partner’s birthday in May 2013. The owner is friendly, welcoming and very accommodating. The accommodation is very clean and comfortable. The land lady has good knowledge of the area that is helpful. Public transport is accessible and a lot to see. If you like walking this is a lovely place to walk along the lakes. She...

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southend on sea
Reviewed 18 April 2013

lovely place,good views ,great rooms,my wife and i only had time to spend one night,Fiona made sure we went away with a superb breakfast.we would recommend Homelea very highly.she is an excellent hostess. Bob and Ros L.

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1moonlightdancer, Owner at Homelea Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to share my experiences of the area I live in with Bob & Roz. Reviews are very much appreciated and look forward to them returning when next in the area to share some more delightful places for them to see. Thank you again, Fiona - proprietor

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2012

Good rooms and facilities - modern, clean and comfortable. Pricey by comparison to even the most modest local hotels, and the service though friendly, courteous and efficient, was rather dictatorial and lacked any real warmth or consideration for guests needs - ie: (cooked) breakfast ends at 8.45 even on Sunday so that the livestock can be tended?

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1moonlightdancer, Owner at Homelea Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I spoke to the guest on the telephone prior to arrival and he asked what time the breakfasts were served. I did say our breakfast times are from .7.30 am until 08.45 am when the kitchen closes for last orders as it usually takes 15-20 minutes to cook a full breakfast. This guest came down in the morning at 09.20...

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2012

My wife and I stayed at Homelea B&B for 3 nights in August 2012 and it was excellent. I would thoroughly recommend it to anyone wanting to stay in the area. We stayed in a bedroom called The School Room which was superb and fitted out to a very high standard. The bed was huge and really comfortable. The bathroom...

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1moonlightdancer, Owner at Homelea Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Peter Thank you for your review and delighted that you have taken the time and effort to post it up on Tripadvisor and that you both enjoyed staying in the School Room. I do try to be friendly and welcoming everyone into my home, and comments like this make my job very worth while. I have welcomed guests since...

Northants
Reviewed 14 October 2012 via mobile

After being let down by the Woolpack, Chilham, Homelea offered to accommodate my husband & I for a short stay. We were greeted by Fiona & Mark who kindly asked us to remove our shoes before showing us around. Fair enough, it is their home! We were shown to our room, TV with digi box, bath robes, slippers, mini fridge...

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1moonlightdancer, Owner at Homelea Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

thank you for the review. Yes we do ask people to remove their outside shoes when going upstairs on the carpets. As I kindly explained, We ask people to remove their outside shoes as we have free range chickens, whom wonder on the drive and for hygiene reasons I am sure most people would like a hygienic bedroom rather than...

Meltham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2012

My wife and I stayed at Homelea for four nights recently and very much enjoyed the experience. It was an excellent base to explore places like Canterbury, Dover, Thanet and Medway which was our aim. Far from being overly conscious of staying in someone's house, it was very relaxing and once the facilities had been explained by Fiona we were...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Homelea offers stylish accommodation and is tastefully decorated at affordable prices -Most Guest Rooms with private balconies overlooking beautiful scenery. Facilities that one would expect from a first class b&b. Ideally suited for Adults, however well behaved families are also very welcome. Breakfasts are cooked to order and seating is at a large farmhouse table where guests enjoy exchanging their holiday ideas. Ideally situated just 4.5 miles out of Canterbury and half a mile from Chilham Square and 1.5 Miles from Chartham. We are on main bus route. 10 Mins walk to Chilham train station. We are happy to pick up from Chilham train station if required.An ideal base to use for touring the South East of England. Leisure facilities are available in and around the surrounding area, and we can organise horse riding by arrangement at a local stable yard. "Homelea a gem well worth discovering" ... more   less 

Additional Information about Homelea Bed and Breakfast

Address: Home Lea Canterbury Road, Chilham, Canterbury CT4 8AG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Canterbury > Chilham
Price Range: ₹ 8,169 - ₹ 12,463 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Homelea Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“There is a huge room at the back of the house with a full width balcony with great views out over the fields to the River Stour.”
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