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

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 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:
June 28, 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

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(62 traveler reviews)

Sherbet Cottage - 3 Bedroom Fisherman's Cottage, Whitstable, Kent
average rating of 4.903226 based on 63 reviews
5

Very pretty cottage in a really central location

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was a great place to stay, really central, and it had it's own parking place which is really important, makes things easy! Loved the garden, very private, and really we couldn't have been more comfortable there.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Little Cottage by the Ocean

  • 5 of 5

Staying here was like staying in a story book. Perfect little cottage, perfectly decorated, super cozy, and they even had sweets for the kids! When it is raining, you can snuggle up in the living room under blankets and when it is nice outside, you can stroll by the ocean or take in the gardens at the Castle. Our children thought this place was totally awesome, and in reality, it was pretty great. Everything about staying here was easy and pleasant.

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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5

Lovely, comfortable and well equipped cottage. Great outside space for enjoying al fresco eating.

  • 5 of 5

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Sherbet Cottage. Spacious and well equipped, clean and comfortable, and we loved the quirky surprise in the dining room. The cottage enjoys a terrific location; central for all the delights Whitstable has to offer. The car parking space is a real bonus, particularly as we were there during school holidays when the town can get very busy. Would definitely recommend a stay at Sherbet Cottage.

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

A wonderful weekend

  • 5 of 5

Sherbet cottage is a beautifully kept peaceful cottage perfectly located with everything you could wish for in a holiday cottage. The garden has a large table and chairs ideal for outside eating.

Everything has been thought of and we can highly recommend staying there.

  • Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Very pleasant visit

  • 5 of 5

Cottage was lovely and had everything we needed. Was in a good position with lots of restaurants close by. A lovely holiday

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Peaceful and charming cottage

  • 5 of 5

Sherbet Cottage is a pretty and thoughtfully equipped cottage tucked away in a peaceful location just two minutes from the harbour. It's an extremely comfortable and immaculate cottage, with the added bonus of parking for one car, which is much sought-after in Whitstable. We had a very enjoyable week here, it made a wonderful base to explore Kent from, and the owners have thought of everything.

  • Submitted: May 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 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
 
Mid Season 2
Jun 5 2017 - Jul 2 2017
2 night minimum stay
$188
From
$233
Fri,Sat,Sun
$841
 
 
High Season 1
Jul 3 2017 - Jul 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$220
From
$278
Fri,Sat,Sun
$970
 
 
Oyster Week
Jul 22 2017 - Aug 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
$291
From
$356
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,164
 
 
Summer Holidays
Aug 6 2017 - Sep 3 2017
2 night minimum stay
$259
From
$323
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,100
 
 
Sepy 2017
Sep 4 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$188
From
$233
Fri,Sat,Sun
$906
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $194.04

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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