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Hononton Cottage Bed & Breakfast

Hononton Cottage Palmers Green Lane Near Tunbridge Wells, Kent, Brenchley, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN12 7BJ England
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Sixteenth-century Grade 2 listed farmhouse a mile from the centre of Brenchley village, at the end of a quiet lane and surrounded by apple orchards. Rooms sympathetically modernised with every luxury you would find in a hotel, including wifi, flat screen TV with DVD and ample parking. Log fire burning in the colder months. Good pubs nearby for an evening meal.The ideal setting for a peaceful and relaxing holiday, near several National Trust gardens and castles nearby but still within easy reach of Tunbridge Wells (8 miles), the South Coast (one hour) and London by train in 45 minutes Paddock Wood Station 3 miles). Fresh local produce used where possible. Homemade marmalade and jams.
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Gloria W wrote a review Jul 2023
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This is a gem of a house! Beautiful setting, the house is full of history and is in impeccable order. I was in the ground floor room with lovely comfortable bed and bedding. Simon, the host was really helpful and nothing was too much trouble. Breakfast included home made jams from the local fruit farm - delicious. I was here on my own attending a ceramics course just down the road, so didn’t have much time to explore the locality. Hoping to be back soon.
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Date of stay: July 2023Trip type: Travelled solo
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Carrie wrote a review Jul 2023
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We have just had a most enjoyable stay at Honoton Cottage. The cottage is beautiful and immaculately clean. Much thought has gone into the comfort of guests. We stayed in the Willowpit room which was spacious with a very comfortable bed. The surroundings are so pretty and peaceful. The breakfast was first class and Simon was the perfect host. We would certainly not hesitate to stay again.
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Date of stay: July 2023Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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TwopenceSurrey wrote a review Jul 2023
Surrey34 contributions17 helpful votes
This was our first return visit to this beautiful 16th century cottage since the pandemic, and we thoroughly enjoyed our 3 night stay last week as much as we did the first time round. We were welcomed with tea & biscuits by Simon and each morning he produced a delicious cooked-to-order breakfast. Our bedroom (The Furnace Room) was very comfortable and had a large bed with a generous sized en-suite bathroom. Simon's attention to detail was second to none and we will certainly recommend Hononton Cottage to family/friends who maybe planning to visit Kent.
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Date of stay: June 2023Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Responded 4 Jul 2023
Thank you for taking the trouble to write such a fulsome review and I do hope it will not be another 6 years before you return again.
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Hayley S wrote a review Mar 2023
United Kingdom2 contributions
We had a wonderful stay at Hononton B&B. The room was beautiful, everything spotlessly clean, and the breakfast was fabulous. Simon was a perfect host. Would thoroughly recommend and wouldn't hesitate to book again.
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Date of stay: March 2023Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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daisy1312potter wrote a review Aug 2022
Alton, United Kingdom70 contributions13 helpful votes
Quite, peaceful, away from it all down a country lane, comfortable room, large bathroom with flurry white towels, spotless clean, feels like home from home. Wonderful breakfast pick and choose what you would like and plenty of it. Nothing was to much trouble. Simon and Sandie were perfect hosts. Good parking, garden to sit in, lots of walking from Hononton cottage. Local pubs are well worth a visit they have local history and Good food.
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Date of stay: July 2022
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Response from Simon Marston, Owner at Hononton Cottage Bed & Breakfast
Responded 3 Aug 2022
We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back as regulars when hopefully the sun will still be shining
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Kate B wrote a review Jul 2022
Leicester, United Kingdom34 contributions8 helpful votes
We came across this beautiful bed and breakfast whilst searching for somewhere to stay when attending a family christening in the village of Brenchley. The Willowpit bedroom on the ground floor was a haven of peace and serenity with windows looking out into the pretty wild flower garden and pond, framed with rustic fencing and alive with the sounds of the birds and bees enjoying the abundance of nature! Inside our room was a huge bed, so inviting to sink into for great nights sleep after the busy-ness of our celebrations. Tea and coffee, fresh fruit, biscuits and chocolates on the guest tray and everything you could possibly need for a worry free visit in both the bedroom and bathroom - even a spare toothbrush should you forget your own! Breakfast was beautifully presented and very tasty with locally sourced ingredients, fabulous home made jams and marmalades and all served by super friendly and welcoming hosts! We left feeling full up on fresh food, fresh air and fully relaxed, thank you so much Simon and Sandie for allowing us to share your perfect corner on planet earth, we will be back! Oh, and thank you so much for the homemade lemon marmalade - I know how good that is going to be!
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Date of stay: July 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Lieve D wrote a review Jun 2022
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Visiting the 'Garden of England' became a memorable expercience thanks to the caring hosting at the Hononton Cottage. My stay at this delightful Bed & Breakfast felt as a coming home. The lovely Cottage is a place where beauty, warmth and cosiness go hand in hand with comfort, spotless clean rooms and a delicious extensive breakfast.
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Date of stay: June 2022
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VickyLondon_England wrote a review Aug 2021
London, United Kingdom125 contributions49 helpful votes
We stayed two nights in this excellent B&B and had a really good experience. The bedrooms and bathrooms were spacious and spotless and the beds were incredibly comfortable. There are a lot of nice, personal finishing touches in the beautiful rooms and Simon and Sandy are very thoughtful hosts. Staying there was a real pleasure. Breakfast was absolutely delicious, with lots of choice and plenty of gluten free options. We cannot recommend this B&B highly enough.
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Date of stay: August 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
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Paradise698785 wrote a review Jul 2021
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A wonderful place to stay in a very pretty and peaceful area of the Kentish Weald. We enjoyed everything about historic Hononton cottage. The low ceilings and beams,comfy bed with lovely soft bed linen it all added to a comfortable nights sleep. Simon & Sandy we’re perfect hosts, breakfast was excellent with homemade preserves and local ingredients. All was perfectly clean. Would definitely recommend as a little gem in the countryside.
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Date of stay: June 2021
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Rosie F wrote a review Feb 2020
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Delightful B&B deep in the Kent countryside surrounded by orchards and vineyards. Very comfortable and spacious room (we were in the ground floor bedroom) with lots of thoughtful touches to help ensure a first-rate stay.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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Response from ManOfKent_10_10, Owner at Hononton Cottage Bed & Breakfast
Responded 12 Feb 2020
Thanks for taking the trouble to comment and we hope to see you again.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hononton Cottage Bed & Breakfast
Which popular attractions are close to Hononton Cottage Bed & Breakfast?
Nearby attractions include TimeQuest: Live Escape Room (3.7 miles), All Saints Church (4.7 miles), and Scotney Castle Garden (4.0 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Hononton Cottage Bed & Breakfast?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Hononton Cottage Bed & Breakfast?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Hononton Cottage Bed & Breakfast?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Hononton Cottage Bed & Breakfast?
Conveniently located restaurants include The Poacher & Partridge, The Smallholding, and The Chequers Pub & Kitchen.
Is Hononton Cottage Bed & Breakfast located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.6 miles away from the centre of Brenchley.
Are there any historical sites close to Hononton Cottage Bed & Breakfast?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Scotney Castle Garden (4.0 miles), Brenchley War Memorial (0.7 miles), and Commonwealth War Graves (4.5 miles).
Is Hononton Cottage Bed & Breakfast accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.