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Sherbet Cottage - 3 Bedroom Fisherman's Cottage, Whitstable, Kent

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cottage
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 6 nights

About the property

Cottage in Whitstable, Kent, England - Centrally Located - Minutes From Whitstable's Pebble Beaches, Boutique Shops And Superb Restaurants

Sherbet Cottage is a newly renovated fisherman's cottage located just metres from Whitstable's famous harbour, pebble beaches and independent shops and boutiques. With all of the comforts of your home, but by the sea. Sherbet Cottage is a well equipped and beautifully presented cottage with the added bonus of it's own parking space to the rear of the property. The cottage is beautifully decorated in neutral tones sympathetic to the coastal surroundings.


Owner
Michelle Proctor
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2017

About Michelle Proctor

My Husband and I have lived in Bromley, South London for 15 years. We have a 9 year old daughter and 6 year old son.

Michelle Proctor purchased this cottage in 2013

Why Michelle Proctor chose Kent

We fell in love Whitstable after staying in this beautiful coastal town during 2013. We enjoy wandering through the quaint high street, with it's independent shops and fantastic restaurants.

What makes this cottage unique

We bought Sherbet Cottage in 2013. The location of the cottage is perfect, 2 minutes walk to the harbour, beach and high street. With it's own parking space at the cottage, this relieves any parking stress during high season.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"sherbet cottage is amazing especially the 'sweet' surprise!"

"Fantastic!"

What a treat it was to get away for a romantic weekend. I will definitely recommend Sherbet Cottage to my friends."

"Unforgettable"

"I'll never forget the summer days we spent on the beach, barbecuing and enjoying quality time with our family and friends. We'll be back!"

"The perfect place"

"I can't think of a more perfect place to spend a holiday. Not only was the house beautifully decorated but was comfortable and clean too. Thank you!"
Mar 2015
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Sherbet Cottage - 3 Bedroom Fisherman's Cottage, Whitstable, Kent
average rating of 4.882353 based on 52 reviews
5

An amazing find....will be back for sure.

  • 5 of 5

Sherbet cottage is wonderful. First class decor a great location....we didn't use the car all weekend. The cottage is cosy with a great wood burner and comfortable lounge area. Well equipped kitchen and a good size dining room. All bedrooms well furnished and a good size, with lovely little homely touches and great little extras. As for the mini sweet shop what a fab idea such fun. Nice little garden area with seating however it was -2 most of our weekend so we didn't use this area !

We found parking easy with one space at the rear of the property the other two cars easily found parking in the next street and as there is no need to move cars as everything is within walking distance this worked for the whole weekend.

Wonderful restaurants and bars and great independent shops and of course the sea all on your doorstep.

We are normally pretty difficult to please but there was really nothing we could fault.

Thank you again Sherbet cottage for a wonderful weekend.....see you soon.

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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5

Beautiful, quiet and close to everything you need

  • 5 of 5
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A really beautiful, well presented house with everything you need for a relaxing time. The wood burner is very simple to use making the house very toasty. The house is very close to the front so drop the car off and enjoy whitstable

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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5

Lovely house in ideal location

  • 5 of 5
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Sherbet Cottage is a warm, friendly and inviting house, beautifully and tastefully decorated, and with everything you could want for a stay in Whitstable. Although it looks quite small from the outside there was plenty of room for the six of us. There's a cosy sitting room, big dining room and well-equipped kitchen. The bedrooms are a good size and the beds are deliciously comfortable. The parking space at the back of the house is a bonus. It's just a few minutes walk to the harbour, the beach or the High Street. I can wholeheartedly recommend Sherbet Cottage.

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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5

Really lovely property with lots of quirky details that really made the stay special.

  • 5 of 5

This is a fantastic property close to all amenities in Whitstable. We would strongly recommend it to anyone wanting a short break in the area.

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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5

Stylish , comfortable and cosy cottage

  • 5 of 5
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Sherbet cottage was a lovely place to stay. It's convenienly located for the shops and restaurants, tastefully decorated and furnished and has comfortable beds and settees. It was also warm and cosy for our November break. We loved staying there.

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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5

A lovely base for a long weekend in Whitstable.

  • 5 of 5

Sherbet Cottage is in an excellent location to make the most of Whitstable's attractions- a stone's throw from the harbour, high street, beachside path etc. The cottage is comfortable and well equipped. We found it ideal for four adults, but think it might be rather cramped for six. The wood burner was very nice and lit like a dream. We appreciated having lots of seasoned wood, kindling etc provided. Given the problems some people have in parking in Whitstable (main car park is quite expensive) the fact that the cottage has its own parking space is a real bonus.

Michelle answered our communications very swiftly and efficiently.

If you don't know Whitstable I think you will be delighted with the lively little town, full of character.

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Special interest holidays:

Quite simply, Whitstable is unlike any other town you will visit by the sea and it manages to offer something for everyone. It is best known for its native oysters and its annual Whitstable Oyster Festival but it also benefits from a strong arts culture embodied by the numerous independent Whitstable galleries and craft shops and has a rich maritime history. Whitstable boasts spectacular sunsets and miles of beaches and its distinctive character and ambience is all within easy reach of the city (60 miles east of London).

As you're by the sea, why not take a beginners course in sailing, windsurfing or kitesurfing? Whitstable has excellent conditions for water sports and Whitstable Yacht Club is a good place to start. If you are looking to buy suitable clothing and accessories for anything and everything marine related, there's no better place to go than the Dinghy Store. Whitstable Marine just next door, can provide everything from kayaks to water-ski equipment.

Coast/Beach:

Walking distance to the harbour and beach.

Travel:

Whitstable has a direct fast train service from London which takes just over an hour, there are services from train stations including Victoria and St. Pancras.

Travelling to Whitstable by road is also easy with the M2 motorway only moments away from the town.

Airport London Gatwick - 66miles

Airport - London Heathrow - 76 miles

Channel Tunnel - 29.8miles

Train Station - Whitstable - 0.6miles

Ferry Port - Dover/Calais -31miles

Ferry Port - Ramsgate/Oostende - 21miles

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Rates & Availability

Whitstable Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low Season 2
Feb 20 2017 - Mar 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$156
From
$187
Fri,Sat,Sun
$748
 
 
Easter Half Term
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 17 2017
2 night minimum stay
$199
From
$249
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$935
 
 
April Early Book
Apr 18 2017 - Apr 24 2017
6 night minimum stay
$140
 
 
Mid Season
Apr 25 2017 - May 26 2017
2 night minimum stay
$181
From
$224
Fri,Sat,Sun
$810
 
 
May Half Term
May 27 2017 - Jun 4 2017
2 night minimum stay
$187
From
$262
Fri,Sat,Sun
$873
 
 
Mid Season 2
Jun 5 2017 - Jul 2 2017
2 night minimum stay
$181
From
$224
Fri,Sat,Sun
$810
 
 
High Season 1
Jul 3 2017 - Jul 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$212
From
$268
Fri,Sat,Sun
$935
 
 
Oyster Week
Jul 22 2017 - Aug 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
$280
From
$343
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,122
 
 
Summer Holidays
Aug 6 2017 - Sep 3 2017
2 night minimum stay
$249
From
$312
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,060
 
 
Sepy 2017
Sep 4 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$181
From
$224
Fri,Sat,Sun
$873
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $187

Booking Notes:
On receipt of a completed booking form and refundable security deposit the owner will send details for arrival and collection of keys.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is flexible. The cottage is usually available from 4pm on the day of arrival and must be vacated by 11am on the morning of departure - sometimes these restrictions can be relaxed on request.

Notes on prices:
The prices listed are inclusive of bed linen and towels.
Please email or call for confirmation of prices and late availability discounts, or for shorter bookings including weekends (outside of peak periods)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Whitstable Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • A neutrally decorated family bathroom is located on the ground floor with Bath, Shower, Sink and WC.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms - 1 King, 1 Double, 1 Twin with full size fixed cot available on request. Highly rated, deep mattresses with top quality duvets, pillows and natural linen used throughout
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Outside: Sherbet Cottage has a well proportioned south facing garden area laid with Shingle/Pebbles and boasting low level, well maintained plant borders. Space includes outside table and chairs, deck chairs and Smokey Joe Weber BBQ Grill. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen and Towels included.

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