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5 star slps 8 city centre townhouse - recently renovated super WiFi

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Living room, 1 Bath (Sleeps 8)

5 star city center townhouse

Recently renovated with Super WiFi and cable TV

The house is right in the beautiful ancient city center and very close to the Cathedral. We have recently renovated this ancient house to a luxurious standard. There is a beautiful shower bathroom, new kitchen , a courtyard garden, fireplace with a wood stove , sky satellite TV, Super WiFi and a modern alarm system for safety

The large living room is open plan with a fireplace and a wood burning stove, two large contemporary sofas , classic chairs, and a large flat screen TV and DVD player with satellite TV and free WiFi

The sleek modern kitchen is fully equipped with washer dryer, fridge freezer, oven hob and dishwasher with breakfast bar, which opens into the conservatory dining area for 6 seated.

The dining room door folds completely back in the summer to reveal our gorgeous old world courtyard garden with views of the cathedral.

The first floor has the master bedroom with 5ft double luxurious bed and Egyptian cotton bedding, original paintings and a designer wardrobe. It is very comfortable.

The bathroom has a large bath with a huge rainfall shower over it. and is tiled and very warm and cosy

The romantic back bedroom has the cathedral and rooftops for its view and a very romantic large double bed, with Egyptian cotton sheets All sheets and towels are provided and furnishings and accessories are of the highest standard.

More Details

Owner
Matthew
Member since: 2011
Speaks: french, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2017

About Matthew

We are lovely quality and design led people who have spent allot of time and energy on restoring this wonderful home from home.

We love the old architecture locally and the food markets old pubs and restaurants are what originally brought us to Camnetrbury

Matthew purchased this house in 2011

Why Matthew chose Canterbury

We bought this beautiful ancient listed building recentlyand carefully restored it keeping its beauty but installing luxury and design. It is right in the heart of the old city and one can walk everywhere very easily.

What makes this house unique

Designed by a well known fashion designer to be the perfect home from home. No. 32 is a stunning renovated old town house in the heart of Canterbury. The house sleeps up to 8 comfortably and is filled with beautiful modern art and 5 star comfort. The kitchen and bathroom are beautiful and stylish and the bedrooms are very comfortable

We are so central that everything is a short walk. The bedroom has a stunning view of the cathedral.

Sky satellite TV and free WiFi are fantastic

Canterbury is the most beautiful theater and cathedral city and nearby is Whitstable on the sea and the new Turner gallery at Margate.

Amenities

The King's Mile House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Living room - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Master bedroom - 1 double , 2 twin/ single
  • The first floor has the master bedroom with a 5ft double luxurious bed and Egyptian cotton bedding, original paintings and a designer wardrobe. It is very comfortable. The romantic back bedroom has the cathedral and rooftops for its view and a very romantic large double bed, with Egyptian cotton sheets All sheets and towels are provided and furnishings and accessories are of the highest standard.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Reviews

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5 star slps 8 city centre townhouse - recently renovated super WiFi
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
5

great little hide away

  • 5 of 5

Second time I have stayed in the home.

This time there were adults.

I was met by the house keeper, who is a pleasure to deal with, lots of information and very happy to go the extra mile to make sure our visit was the best.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Alexander Thank you for staying and great review. We hope to welcome you soon again. Sincerely Matt
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5

Super location and lovely holiday home

  • 5 of 5

Best location in all of Canterbury with easy walking access to all the shops and restaurants, Canterbury Cathedral and Marlowe Theatre! Clean, very functional and updated home. Loved our stay! Will defiantly come back

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Super tranquile yet SO central!

  • 5 of 5

Matthew's house is a little gem of a place that you will absolutely love. It is charming, homey and very conveniently located. It has a lovely living area with a very comfortable couch and a well equipped kitchen. Upon arrival we were met by Matthew's friend, Caroline, who was very helpful and eager to show us around the house. Beds are comfy and spacious. House was extremely clean. We enjoyed having breakfasts in the dinning area with access to the little backyard. Staying at Matthew's house will be the cherry on the cake of your visit to the lovely Canterbury.

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Home from home!

  • 5 of 5

This house was perfect for us in every way. It's beautifully decorated, quiet, and the beds were very comfortable. The kitchen was fully stocked and it was great to have the dishwasher and washing machine, too. We were lucky to have good weather and used the garden (although did not have enough time to also use the gas grill!). The house is situated within quick walking distance of the city centre, and you can see the Cathedral from the upstairs bedroom. There are great restaurants right around the corner, as well as two newsagents and a pub. It's an easy walk to Canterbury West train station, Sainsbury's, and the High Street, as well as very easy to find by car.

I think that this house might be challenging for people with mobility issues because of the steep narrow stairs. But for everyone else, this house is the perfect base for exploring Canterbury. Thank you so much to Matthew, Irma, and Caroline for a great holiday!

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Location

  • 5 of 5

Very spacious house with central heating, 4 minutes walking distance to the centre of the city, lovely garden and well equipped kitchen. Me and my family were really pleased how big and bright the house was, very cozy, it almost felt like home. :)

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing place to stay!!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed at the house for the weekend with my family and i must say, the house was exactly like that pictures.

The house was a few minutes away from the centre of the city, which it was perfect for us since we wanted to explore this lovely city by foot. The house was complete, the kitchen was very well equipped, tv, the bathroom was huge and the rooms spacious and lovely garden.

I would definitely recommend everyone to stay here if you are visiting Canterbury.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
55 Miles
Gatwick airport
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Dover
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Canterbury West train station
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
M2
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Whitstable
Car: not necessary

Canterbury is one of the most beautiful historic cities in Britain, full of beautiful old English pubs, fantastic food in its many restaurants and a great theater. Close by is the Tate museum at Margate and the beautiful seaside town of Whitstable

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $126.2

A cancellation within the 60 day period prior to check-in is non-refundable.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund