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Seaside Retreat In Whitstable

Bedrooms 1
Space 600 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Apartment in Whitstable, Kent, England - 7 Minutes Walk To The Beach

10A is a stylish apartment within a Victorian property full of character and perfect seaside retreat. Sleeping up to 4 people (2 on a very comfortable Sofa bed) with all the comforts of a modern home. It has been decorated to a high standard and is much loved. The garden is an escape from it all and Mutley's Hut is an extension of the house and part of the tranquil experience. Throughout the flat, the furniture has been hand picked and lovingly placed, with the aim of making it a restful retreat all year around.

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Tim Paterson
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 June, 2018

About Tim Paterson

We live in London with our Spaniels. We both work but love to escape to the sea.

Tim Paterson purchased this apartment in 2013

Why Tim Paterson chose Whitstable

I love what Whitstable has to offer, the working harbour, beach walks and general love of the sea, sound of the Gulls. That you can switch off, as soon as you drive over the hill into Whitstable and see the sea in the distance! My wife, dogs and I thrive on soaking it all up!

What makes this apartment unique

Mutleys hut at the end go the garden offers a great space to work or read or just chill. It has Wifi and seating which can be used on the deck in front.

Guestbook comments from the owner

From the moment we stepped through the front door we felt at home. The property is beautifully finished, is well equipped with everything you would need and was spotlessly clean and tidy. We didnt arrive until quite late so the bottle of wine left for us was opened and we ordered a take away from the selection of menus left in the welcome pack it was a great start. We had brought along our dog so the garden space was great for him and very secure. Whitstable is lovely and was the perfect place for long walks along the beach and then having lunch and looking through the shops. Thoroughly relaxing when the kids are not around! In all we had a great two nights at 10a and would highly recommend it to anybody looking for a break in Whitstable. Windy corner cafe at the bottom of Nelson Road is worth checking out for a great coffee and breakfast before setting out and Pearsons was great for lunch! Huge credit to Tim and Tara for providing such a great place to stay in, a memorable experience! Thanks.
Dec 2015
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Whitstable in City of Canterbury

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • The bathroom is small, newly refurbished with a walk in shower in half of it.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: The large bedroom has a king size bed, a child's travel cot is available if required (Please advise) the room has been decorated and styled to be comfortable and welcoming.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • bay
  • churches
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Outside: The garden is approximately 50' long with the Summer House at the end. There is a table and six chairs on the deck outside the door and the BBQ is on the paved area outside the back door. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Housekeeper: Towels and Linen are included they are changed weekly and the property is cleaned at the same time. Other: Summer House is an extension of the house and part of the tranquil experience with a table and chairs for al fresco dining from the BBQ. it also has wireless broadband so you could set up your office!


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Seaside Retreat In Whitstable
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Bury St Edmunds

Immaculately clean and with everything you could need

  • 5 of 5

The house is beautifully decorated and furnished. It is in an incredibly quiet neighbourhood and is just a 5 minute stroll to the beach or town. The garden is secluded and a sun trap on the decking. We had a fantastic holiday, leaving the car parked the whole time, and would happily return. Communication from Tim and Tara was always speedy and helpful. Would highly recommend the property for adults wanting peace!

  • Review Submitted: 31-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
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Chic comfortable apartment

  • 4 of 5

Beautifully furnished quiet flat and nice outside space with lovely sunny summerhouse to sit in.

Well equipped kitchen and state of the art bathroom, though this is VERY compact.

A comfortable place within a minute's walk of the High Street.

  • Review Submitted: 09-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
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Bedfordshire, ENG

Very comfortable, host easy to deal with.

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable home with all mod cons, delightful outside space and a ten minute walk into town. Tastefully decorated and well maintained. Tim & Tara were responsive hosts and refunded our deposit promptly. Highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 07-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Gorgeous little flat I. Great location

  • 5 of 5

Lovely hosts have gone out of their way to make this a home from home. Super peaceful but nice and close to the centre of town. Time was super hopeful when we had a bit of a problem with the door and everything was resolved really quickly. Will definitely be back in the future. Would love to enjoy the garden and Mutleys hit in summertime. Thank you!!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely peaceful weekend away, in a beautiful cottage

  • 4 of 5

We had a really nice weekend away. The cottage was lovely and exactly as described/shown in posting. So quiet and peaceful, would definitely stay here again and recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect accommodation for a seaside getaway..

  • 5 of 5

The location of the apartment is excellent. The property is well maintained and beautifully decorated, has a lovely comfy bed, bed linen and towels are high quality. It has everything you need including a secluded garden, summer house and bbq. There are tennis courts a 2 min walk away as is the beach. There are some good cycle routes from Whitstable to Canterbury and coastal route to Birchington. 10a West Cliff is a great place to explore from and you can leave the car behind with good walking/cycling and public transport.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Southend Airport
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Wagon and Horses
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Nearest Golf
100 Metres
Seasalter Golf Course
Nearest Train
750 Metres
Whitstable Station
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
150 Metres
Nearest Beach
250 Metres
West Beach
Car: not necessary


The shingle beach is a 7 minute walk from the apartment. It is open to dogs all year round and perfect for families to spend the day.


Whitstable Railway station is a 10 minute walk, or 2 minutes in a cab. The journey is 90 minutes from London Victoria. Whitstable is 35 minutes from the M25/M2 junction on a normal day.


The high street is a 2 minute walk.

Further Details:

The Old High Street has great shopping with unique Local Shops, Café's and Bars and just around the corner is the working harbour where you can enjoy the catch of the day or simply watch the activities going on.

Whitstable is like no other town by the sea. Its traditional charms, strong arts culture and rich maritime history complement the town's modern appeal. It's main claim to fame is its oysters which remain an intrinsic part of this sea town's character.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Whitstable, South East England

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Spring 18
6 Jan 2018 - 20 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Summer 18
21 Jul 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Autumn 18
8 Sep 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £10
Cleaning over 2 guests £10
Dogs £10
Cleaning - 2 guests £50
Refundable Damage Deposit £150

Changeover Day:
The property is available from Friday to Friday for weekly bookings with a 2 night minimum for weekends. Check in is at 4:30 pm and check out is 11:00 am. For more than 2 guests, cleaning fee is £50.00.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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