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Benson's Rest, 6 acres in the garden of England

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Cranbrook, Kent, England
The Property

A stylish, holiday home in the garden of England. Open Plan Sitting/Dining Room with oak flooring. Sitting Area has a very comfortable corner suite opposite the TV/DVD, a coffee table. Dining Area with country style dining table and chairs. Kitchen is galley style providing an electric oven and hob with extractor hood, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine and door to rear patio and garden. Bedroom 1 is carpeted and has a super king-size bed, bedside cabinets made of local/traditional apple boxes, wardrobe, large mirror and views over patio and garden. Bedroom 2 is carpeted with full size twin beds, wardrobe, mirror and bedside cabinet. Smoke & Carbon monoxide detectors in the property. The property is an annexe and is attached to the owners home. We have a vast supply of DVD's for all ages to loan you for the...
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Listing #HL6253798
About the Owner
Sarah M
Languages spoken:German, English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2015
Interaction with guests
Minimal interaction with guests. We are on hand to advise on places to see etc and if you have any problems during your stay.
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Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We’ve been coming to Benson’s Rest for years ever since Nick and Sarah opened their doors to guests. Each stay has been filled with lovely memories thanks to the great hospitality of our fabulous hosts. Their teenage children are endlessly kind and patient with our...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2017


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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Just been to Bensons Rest for an extended stay - our third visit. We love it. Perfect location, a real experience of the beautiful Kent countryside with the best hosts you could wish to meet. We would highly recommend this accommodation, surroundings, and the added...More

2  Thank fujiirose
Geordiemax, VR Owner at Benson's Rest, 6 acres in the garden of England, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

You were both the most wonderful guests. We look forward to welcoming you back anytime xx

  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 King
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 14,026 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Benson's Rest is situated in the High Weald of Kent, which is designated an area of outstanding natural beauty. We are in-between the beautiful Villages of Cranbrook and Goudhurst in the Weald of Kent nestled in 6 private acres. We are
surrounded by small towns and villages such as Cranbrook, (know as the capital of the Weald) with it's working windmill and one of the oldest grammar schools in the country, Sissinghurst with its world famous gardens, Goudhurst, where the infamous Hawkhurst gang met their grisly end and Pluckley where the BBC's Darling Buds of May was set. Within half an hour you can be at Battle, the site of one of the worlds most famous battle sites 1066 and William the Conqueror and a little further beyond is the seaside town of Hastings. town of Cranbro...
Getting around
Unless you like lots of walking a car will be needed. There are many great places to visit by car and plenty of walks around the area.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: London Gatwick: 72.0 km
Railway: Marden : 11.0 km
Ferry: Dover: 65.0 km
We are in between the Village of Goudhurst and the market town of Cranbrook, Kent. Approximately 3km from both. A car is recommended as we live in a rural area. Please contact us in advance if you require a car to and from the station/airport.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 30.0 km.
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