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Smuggler's Cottage Beach Home .Parking ,garden, super fast wifi, Sky, Netflix

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Beach retreat sleeps 6 ,2 bathrooms, walking distance to beach and town

Smuggler's Cottage is a beach retreat in the heart of Deal, with a large, sunny south west facing garden, and off street parking. The property is close to all amenities being 5 minutes walk from the beach, shops, restaurants, castle and station for trains to London. There are 3 double bedrooms and 2 bathrooms

Smuggler's Cottage is a home from home with period charm; original fireplaces and stripped floor boards are features and there are 4 bay windows. The staircase is stunning and not steep making it easy for children and older people.

The property is on two floors. On the ground floor is the kitchen/dining room with granite worktops. It has a Rangemaster cooker, American fridge freezer, mircowave, dishwasher, kettle, toaster, coffee maker, antique dresser and table seating for 6. This room leads to the utility room with extra fridge, washing machine and toilet.

There are double doors through to the sitting room with flatscreen smart TV, Sky TV, Netflix, super fast fibre optic broadband and comfortable leather seating. This room has a french window onto the large sunny garden all on one level and there is an open fireplace for you to enjoy.

The garden is fully equipped with swing seat, dining table, chairs and BBQ.You can also enter the garden from the front of the house through a garden gate making it ideal for when you return from the beach . There is also essential off street parking.

There is a large twin bedroom on this floor .

Upstairs are two bathrooms, one with cast iron bath and fireplace making a magical bathing experience. The other bathroom is a fully panelled shower room with jet shower. There is a double bedroom as well as the large master bedroom with king size bed, two easy chairs and table. The beds have mattress toppers to give you a comfortable sleep and the linen and towels are from John Lewis and Sanderson.

Smuggler's Cottage has been fully renovated to give you all modern conveniences and the house is well equipped with books DVDs, games and all you will need for your holiday including the all important BBQ and outdoor living area.

Deal was once the haunt of smugglers giving the house its name and is vibrant and unspoilt with many beautiful buildings and a large seafront with pebble beach. You can see France on a clear day and get a ferry from Dover 10 miles away There is a range of independent shops and a market as well as 2 supermarkets. Kent is called the Garden of England and the quality of the local produce is amazing. You will thoroughly enjoy the excellent food.

You can walk and cycle along the beach and there are many beaches side eateries. Golf is a 15 minutes drive and there is a large swimming pool and tennis courts 5 minutes walk from the house, as well as a summer paddling pool for children. The beach is pebbles but there are great sandy beaches in nearby Broadstairs the home of Charles Dickens. Canterbury with its Cathedral and Whitstable are close by, as well as Sissinghurst garden and many other castles and stately homes including Deal and Walmer castles which you can walk to. The bandstand has concerts on a summer Sundays and there is live music in many pubs and bars. We give you details of our favourites after booking.

Smugglers is the place to stay and enjoy delightful Deal. Spacious and well equipped, Smuggler's Cottage is ideal to use as a base to explore the surrounding area, You can visit France or take a day trip to London, you will have a great time whatever you do.

More Details

Property Manager
Les and Maureen Morton
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, french
Calendar last updated:
July 23, 2017

About Les and Maureen Morton

My wife Maureen and I love to be by the sea, to enjoy the sunshine and relaxed way of life

We fell in love with Deal and its winding streets and old world atmosphere.

The shops are great and the surrounding area has fantastic castles and gardens including Deal Castle 400 metres away!

Les and Maureen Morton purchased this cottage in 2013

Why Les and Maureen Morton chose Kent

Smuggler's Cottage is special as it has two things that are rare in Deal;off street parking and a large south/ west facing sunny garden . We love the garden where you can cook on the gas BBQ, relax on the swing seat and eat at the outside table.

The house also has an downstairs toilet and two bathrooms. The house is large with lots of space to enjoy your holiday

What makes this cottage unique

Stunning views to the back of the house of trees and great sunsets

Sunny garden

Kitchen with range master cooker, American fridge freezer and all mod cons

Super fast fibre optic broadband and smart TV ;Netflix

Very comfortable sofas

Large bedrooms

Guestbook comments from the manager

Your Cottage ist really great! We feel at home, and the time here is running too fast!

Deal is a very nice town, we are often at the beach, like eating fish and Chips, english TV and your Garden

Now we are back at home, an we all remember a great time in your house!
Aug 2015
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Deal Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible


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Smuggler's Cottage Beach Home .Parking ,garden, super fast wifi, Sky, Netflix
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

Lovely break

  • 5 of 5

I had a lovely time staying here in May. It was very convenient only minutes walk from shops and castle and beach. I particularly liked sitting in the sun in the lovely garden.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Very glad you had a good time.
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Bed linen and cleaning provided but bring your own towels
Returnable damage deposit £200 paid direct to us

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund