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

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

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:
August 22, 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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Amenities

Whitstable Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
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
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.

Reviews

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Sherbet Cottage - 3 Bedroom Fisherman's Cottage, Whitstable, Kent
average rating of 4.9 based on 71 reviews
5

An excellent cottage: we thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is a lovely place to stay and we hope to return. It is ideally situated five minutes from the beaches and the main shopping streets.

The cottage was furnished, equipped and decorated to a very high standard. There are just a few points to be made. The door knobs on the two double bedrooms came off when touched. Our son-in-law was concerned that the sitting-room blind should have safety cords to prevent young children getting the cords round their necks. We did not leave the children, aged 3 and 5 unsupervised but it would be sensible to fit safety cords (fastened at the bottom of the window as well as the top). Also we would have liked to have been able to lock the window in the twin room so that the children could not open it from the inside. Some advice on food waste and recycling would be helpful.

The cottage is truly excellent - the best we have rented in recent years. Sheets, towels, pans and crockery are all of high quality.

Thanks to the owners for an ideal place to stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great location and very well equipped.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a fabulous week at this delightful cottage and would certainly recommend it to friends. It is ideally situated close to the high street and sea front and the rooms are all very generous and beautifully presented. The kitchen is among the best equipped we have come across and the jars of sweets in the front room are a nice touch. We'll be back

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect.....

  • 5 of 5

We all just had the perfect time staying in Sherbert Cottage from its location to the perfect interiors. Everything inside is of good quality and tastefully done, made our weekend away just perfect, thank you.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Beautiful Cottage

  • 5 of 5

Sherbet Cottage is excellent and beautifully appointed

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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A sweet retreat!

  • 5 of 5

Sherbet Cottage is charming! We spent a couple of nights at the conveniently located cottage and enjoyed it very much.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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good

  • 4 of 5

Lovely cottage with easy access to the shops and beach

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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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
 
Summer Holidays
Aug 6 2017 - Sep 3 2017
2 night minimum stay
$258
From
$322
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,096
 
 
Sepy 2017
Sep 4 2017 - Oct 24 2017
2 night minimum stay
$187
From
$232
Fri,Sat,Sun
$903
 
 
Nightly Rate
Oct 25 2017 - Oct 25 2017
1 night minimum stay
$141
From
$141
Fri,Sat,Sun
$903
 
 
Sepy 2017
Oct 26 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$187
From
$232
Fri,Sat,Sun
$903
 
 
Late Season 2
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$181
From
$219
Fri,Sat,Sun
$774
 
 
Xmas 1
Dec 16 2017 - Dec 20 2017
2 night minimum stay
$174
From
$213
Fri,Sat,Sun
$967
 
 
Xmas Peak
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 5 2018
2 night minimum stay
$232
From
$284
Fri,Sat,Sun
$967
 
 
Low Season 1
Jan 6 2018 - Feb 8 2018
2 night minimum stay
$161
From
$226
Fri,Sat,Sun
$774
 
 
February Half Term
Feb 9 2018 - Feb 18 2018
2 night minimum stay
$193
From
$232
Fri,Sat,Sun
$903
 
 
Low Season 2
Feb 19 2018 - Mar 28 2018
2 night minimum stay
$161
From
$193
Fri,Sat,Sun
$774
 
 
Easter Half Term
Mar 29 2018 - Apr 15 2018
2 night minimum stay
$206
From
$258
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$967
 
 
Mid Season
Apr 16 2018 - May 24 2018
2 night minimum stay
$193
From
$239
Fri,Sat,Sun
$838
 
 
May Half Term
May 25 2018 - Jun 3 2018
2 night minimum stay
$219
From
$271
Fri,Sat,Sun
$903
 
 
Mid Season 2
Jun 4 2018 - Jul 1 2018
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$232
Fri,Sat,Sun
$838
 
 
High Season 1
Jul 2 2018 - Jul 19 2018
2 night minimum stay
$232
From
$277
Fri,Sat,Sun
$967
 
 
Summer Hols
Jul 20 2018 - Sep 3 2018
2 night minimum stay
$258
From
$322
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,161
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

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

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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