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Studio set in woodland

Overview

Property

Updated: 22-May-2017
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

Self-catering with full SKY package and wireless internet access

Peacock Studio is a converted artist's studio and workshop set in mature woodland on the edge of Romney Marsh in a designated area of outstanding natural beauty that is the habitat of a wide range of woodland birds-from nightingale to nutchatch. It sleeps a maximum of four within the double bedroom and in the living area where there are two 6'4' + 3' beds built under the eaves. There is a shower bathroom and a fully equipped kitchen and dining area, although you will have to do your own washing up! Garden/BBQ area. Central Heating by means of latest Dimplex technology. Sky package with full sports and movies included. Wireless internet access.

Maximum of 4 people with children very welcome. No smoking and sorry no pets.

More Details

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

David or Gilly Manwaring
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 May, 2017

45 Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(45 traveller reviews)

5

Excellent accomodation

  • 5 of 5

In a very peaceful and beautiful setting and inside was everything that was needed for a very comfortable stay. Would definitely reccomend

  • Review Submitted: Mar 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Just great

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time. Kids loved the garden, and weather was surprisingly perfect for this time of the year, so we even managed to have a barbecue. Sandy beach is nearby if you need this, but beautiful Kent countryside is on your doorstep. Would highly recommend!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Home from home

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely break here. The cottage is very cosy with beautiful gardens and close to a variety of days out. David and Gilley were very welcoming and perfect hosts. I would recommend to anyone looking for a quiet get away. Great for couples or if you have 1 or 2 little ones. Our little girl has fallen in love with the place and can't wait to go back!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Peaceful cottage in beautiful surroundings

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful few days in this lovely cottage. I was really pleased to see it was just as attractive in reality as in the photos! The cottage is set in beautiful, tranquil surroundings, and was very clean and well-equipped. The owners were very helpful, providing detailed directions and information about the local area, and letting us help ourselves to home-grown raspberries! We enjoyed relaxing in the stunning garden. We used the cottage as a base for visiting places including Camber Sands, Battle, Canterbury and Whitstable. We would definitely recommend this cottage to others.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A great week in the Peacock Studio in May

  • 5 of 5

We had a great week in the Peacock Studio . It is a little paradise in the quiet of rural Kent , just the place we were looking for. The garden was very beautiful in May and so were the Blue Bells and Cow Parsley we saw everywhere.

The studio itself was lovely, cosy, very clean and very well-equipped with matching linen and towels, an example of the care with which the studio is furnished by Gilly and David, the very kind and gentle.owners. Even with 4 tall (1.75m - 1.95m) Dutch people , there was plenty room for us.

We walked along the foothpaths, visited Rye, Canterbury, Kingsgate Bay, and several National Trust houses and gardens. There is so much to see, we would like to come again!

  • Review Submitted: May 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely stay

  • 4 of 5

We had a lovely time. Gilly & David were so kind and our children loved the house & garden. The house is very cosy & there are so many great beaches nearby & a brilliant family pool with lots of slides in Ashford if it's raining. Couldn't recommend more highly!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 10, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Gatwick at 70 Miles Nearest Ferry : Dover at 15 Miles Nearest Golf : Littlestone at 7 Miles Nearest Train : Ashford International at 7 Miles Nearest Motorway : M20 junction 10 at 5 Miles Nearest Beach : Dymchurch at 4 Miles Car: necessary

Ideally situated on the edge of Romney Marsh which is excellent for walking and cycle riding.

Championship golf links (and pay and play) 7 miles away at Littlestone.

Within walking distance of Royal Military Canal and course fishing.

3 miles from Port Lympne Wild Animal Park and Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch light railway.

3 miles from sandy beach.

12 miles from Camber Beach--the best in the South East of England.

7 miles from Channel Tunnel and Ashford International Station which is only 35 minutes by high speed train to London St Pancras.

Retail therapy to be found at Ashford's McArthur Glen Outlet Centre.

12 miles from RSPB Reserve at Dungerness.

15 miles from Canterbury, Rye and Tenterden.

Within easy reach of other attractions such as Sissinghurst Castle, Great Dixter and Leeds, Dover and Hever Castles.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Mid Season
31 Mar 2017 - 1 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
£170
for 2 nights
From
£85
£375
 
 
High Season
2 Jun 2017 - 13 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
£230
for 2 nights
From
£115
£450
 
 
Nightly Rate
14 Aug 2017 - 14 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
£230
for 2 nights
From
£115
£450
 
 
High Season
15 Aug 2017 - 7 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£230
for 2 nights
From
£115
£450
 
 
MidSeason
8 Sep 2017 - 5 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£170
for 2 nights
From
£85
£375
 
 
Low Season
6 Oct 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
From
£80
£325
 
 
High Season
22 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
£220
for 2 nights
From
£110
£450
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£170
for 2 nights
From
£85
£375
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Our nightly rates are as follows:
High Season----- 6 nights at £395, 5 at £340, 4 at £290, 3 at £260 and 2 at £230
Mid Season-------6 nights at £340, 5 at £310, 4 at £250, 3 at £210 and 2 at £170
Low Season------6 nights at £290, 5 at £260, 4 at £230, 3 at £210 and 2 at £160
We ask for 1/3rd deposit on booking with balance to be paid 6 weeks prior to arrival.
Payment by a variety of means

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • cottage

Theme

  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Player

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • rural

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • groceries

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 50 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure

Bedrooms

  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
  • Under Eaves - 2 Single Bed
  • Travel Cot available.

Outside

  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 deck chairs

Meals

  • Self-catering

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome

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Portable wifi hotspot