Charming Grade II Listed House in Deal, Kent, England - Quiet location, in Conservation Area, one minute from the Sea
- english, french, german, spanish
Jackie purchased this House in 2007
Why Jackie chose Deal
We bought Blue Skies as we loved its location on the charming Kent coastline and loved being able to pop over to France for Day Trips!
What makes this House unique
It's an utterly charming house, and only one minute from the beach.
Max guests: 6
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
Damage and incidentals
You will be responsible for any damage to the rental property caused by you or your party during your stay.
Very good property and location.
We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Blue Skies, Deal and hope that we can welcome you back in the future.
Best Wishes, Luke & Jackie.
Lovely historic property in the centre of Deal
We had a really lovely stay at Blue Skies (and luckily the weather lived up to the name too). A great location and beautiful property to stay for a long weekend in Deal.
We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Blue Skies, Deal and hope to welcome you back some day.
Jackie & Luke.
Such a cosy place to stay, lovely tiny garden with pot plants, located in the old part of town.
Second time for us at Blue Skies, a house to call home. Jackie and Luke are really friendly hosts, they do everything to make your stay feel good.
We were delighted to welcome you back and so pleased that you enjoyed your stay.
Best Wishes, Jackie & Luke.
Weekend with friends
Lovely house in an lovely position for exploring Deal. Close to the front and High Street. House just as advertised and had everything we needed,
communication with property owner was excellent. Would definitely recommend it.
We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Blue Skies, Deal and hope that we can welcome you back again,
Luke & Jackie.
Very nice property. Space for 6 adults although cosy.
Lovely cosy property. Close to all amenities in Deal. Lovely welcome from owners.
We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Blue Skies ,Deal.
Best Wishes, Jackie & Luke.
Deal has a pebble beach literally one minute's walk from the house. Deal also boasts a fine pier (used by keen fishermen) with a pleasant café serving breakfast, snacks and light meals all day. Further along the coast, just a short drive away are the sandy beaches of Broadstairs and Pegwell Bay.
Deal is located on the Kent coast, just 8 miles from the Dover Ferry Terminal (perfect of a quick day trip to France). It is a two hour drive from London and can be reached via Dover (M2) or via Folkestone (M20), continuing along the A258 coastal road to Deal. Frequent trains depart from London St Pancras or Waterloo East stations, and the journey takes between 2- 2.5 hours. Gatwick Airport is a 2 hour drive.
Blue Skies is located in the town centre, just a minute’s walk from the beach & 10 minute’s walk from Deal Station. There is a good selection of shops, pubs, cafés and restaurants, all within walking distances of the house. This is an area steeped in history; with three historic Cinque Port castles in Dover, Deal & Walmer, the White Cliffs of Dover (8 miles), the charming old historic port of Sandwich (5 miles), the medieval Catherdral at Canterbury (15 miles) and Dicken's Broadstairs(18 miles).
Deal is a lively,friendly and sociable place, most certainly due to the abundance of its interesting pubs and restaurants! It's a great place to come to spend time with friends, to enjoy good food and bracing walks in the fresh sea air. There is a good choice of restaurants and cafes, some specialising in seafood, of course! The Astor Theatre has recently re-opened and offers varied theatrical and musical shows
For children, there is the pier, amusement arcades, ice-cream parlour, the beach and the sea, as well a kiddies paddling pool (summer only) a pitch and putt course, Tides swimming pool with wave machines, a Maritime museum and the Time Ball Museum. The Conservation area is virtually car free and the terrain is completely flat, which is ideal too for anyone with young children or walking difficulties.
There are many specialist food shops, including an excellent fishmonger, a well-stocked organic shop, a health food shop, an authentic Italian bread shop and cafe plus many colourful boutiques selling, clothes, accessories, bric a brac and antiques. There is even an M&S and Sainsburys for those who can't live without them! Deal also has a weekly Saturday market and a Farmer's Market on Wednesdays.
There are also many varied activities available locally for everyone in the family to enjoy - such as walking, cycling, sea-fishing, first-class golf on Deal and Sandwich courses, as well as day trips by ferry or by Eurotunnel to France to stock up on your wine and food.
Deal is an attractive small town, full of character and is an ideal choice for a relaxing and enjoyable holiday at any time of year.