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Dickens Walk Cottage

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Relaxing on the sofa
Main bedroom
Saturday breakfast
Fish in the alcove off living room
lounge
Door to main bedroom
Main bedroom
Lounge
Door to single bedroom
Single bedroom
Artwork in single bedroom
Granite worktops
Modern kitchen
Contemporary bathroom with walk in shower
Fish alcove
Sunday morning breakfast
Morning coffee, Chiapinni's cafe, 20 paces from property overlooking the beach.
View from Chiapinni's
A lovely old fashioned cinema
Walking down to the beach
Viking beach on a scorching day in June
Sands on the beach, great for lunch
We love the food in this pub
Broadstairs harbour
Clock tower Broadstairs harbour
Dickens house in the background
Our little one LOVES crabbing
Posillipo, our favourite restaurant
I love this deli
We love harringtons
Dickens House
Quaint Broadstairs
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Broadstairs, Isle of Thanet, Kent, England
Dickens Walk Cottage is ideally and centrally situated for a short break: 15 metres from the front door to the promenade overlooking Viking Bay's 150m long sandy beach and Chiappini's café (our favourite place to sit with a tea and look out to sea) and less than a 2 minute walk to shops, post box, cinema, restaurants and the best fish and chips in Broadstairs.

Many of our guests are repeat customers. The cottage is ideal for a couple looking for a romantic getaway or for small families wanting to relax on the coast. We have bookings all year round, there is always something fun to do here whatever the weather.

The property has a large wall mounted TV with Sky box (features internet tv with amongst other things: Iplayer, Itv player, Amazon Prime, Netflix (with your own Netflix account). We also have a DVD player and a selection...
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Listing #HL132102
About the Owner
Jo C
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:92%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
A week or two before your booking, we will send you all the check in details you'll need - including key access, and inventory (so you know what to bring and what you can leave at home), and a map showing all the free parking close by. Any further queries you may have, please let me know when you confirm that you have received all the check in details. Once you have arrived, our caretaker Claire is on hand for any issues that arise (she lives around the corner).
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

The cottage is in an amazing location, situated on Broadstairs promenade, the beach is literally on your doorstep! It is surrounded by lovely shops, restaurants and bars, I would especially recommend Posilipos Italian restaurant and the Lounge Bar (both are within a 1 minute walk)....More

Thank Sunshine421980
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Since we were here last - and, actually, I believe over the past week - the cottage has undergone a make-over. It has a lovely, clean beach feel now - all blues and whites - and a simple, chic feel. The location is amazing -...More

Thank Belen S
Management response:Responded 9 June 2018

I'm so glad you like our new look. It's always lovely to have you down. Jo

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Reviewed 15 September 2016

Good things about this flat are its location near sea front and near good shops, it was clean and tidy upon arrival, it has a modern TV and a welcoming bottle of wine, carton of milk and pack of biscuits. Making the booking was very...More

3  Thank Mike T
Management response:Responded 4 October 2016

Hello, thank you for taking the time to write a review of our property. I am sorry to hear that you did not experience an enjoyable stay with us. I will amend our listing to explain that the hob/oven is an induction one and that...More

Amenities
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
We have a John Lewis travel cot suitable for under 3's which we are happy to set up for you if you would like to use it. Our property is pet and smoke free for the enjoyment of...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Crib
    1 Full
    1 Twin
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
₹ 7,566
£ 85
₹ 8,011
£ 90
₹ 48,954
£ 550
₹ 1,11,260
£ 1,250
17 Aug 2018 -
30 Aug 2018
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7 nights -- --
₹ 62,305
£ 700
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31 Aug 2018 -
27 Sep 2018
Default
2 nights
₹ 7,566
£ 85
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28 Sep 2018 -
20 Dec 2018
Default
2 nights
₹ 7,566
£ 85
--
₹ 48,954
£ 550
₹ 1,11,260
£ 1,250
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Indian Rupees and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Short Break Special Offers:
When we go away for the weekend, we hate the stress of having to get up and vacate the room by 10 o'clock on a Sunday morning. We think it is much nicer to get up leisurely, listen to some music or watch tv, read the papers and drink endless cups of coffee? We offer weekend breaks that encourage you to stay at anytime on Sunday, leaving you to spend the day exactly how you want to. Our 3 night weekday breaks offer the same flexibility: arriving anytime after 4pm on Monday, you can use all the Cottage facilities until 4pm on Thursday.
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About the neighbourhood
During the 19th century, Broadstairs was a grand seaside town, with Charles Dickens a frequent visitor. Today, with a population of 24,000, it remains a picturesque place to get away from it all. In 2007 and 2008, the Guardian newspaper voted Broadstairs runner-up 'best seaside town in Britain'. In summer, the bandstand has a full programme of entertainment and the folk festival in August brings live music and activities for all throughout the town.

Beaches. Surrounded by seven bays, the closest, Viking Bay, is lined with 150 metres of golden sand and in summer has lifeguards, donkey rides, Punch and Judy shows and trampolines to keep the kids happy. Nearby Joss Bay is a surfing beach with lifeguards. Equipment is available for rent (www.jossbay.co.uk).

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Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Manston: 2.5 km
Railway: Broadstairs: 1.0 km
Ferry: Dover: 13.0 km
Location and Directions

Tucked away in the north east corner of Kent, Broadstairs can be reached easily from London:
Trains leave regularly from St. Pancras and take 82 minutes. The cottage is a ten minute walk (or short taxi ride) from the station.
By car, it’s one hour from the M25, along the M2.
Activities nearby
Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
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