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Thurnham Keep Country House B&B

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Overview
Thurnham Keep Castle Hill, Thurnham, Maidstone ME14 3LE England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Tennis Court
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We had seen previous reviews of Thurnham Keep and decided to stay. We certainly have to agree, what a wonderful place to stay. We arrived at 3.30pm as wanted to make the most of our time there and it was a glorious sunny day. We...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from mandy184, Owner at Thurnham Keep Country House B&BResponded 22 October 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful review and we would love to see you back here in the summer. Kind regards, Amanda

Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

This is just such a lovely place to visit and stay. You are made to feel absolutely welcome. The scones on arrival were absolutely delicious. Massive bedrooms with period features. Breakfast was fantastic. The building itself is so beautiful. Top tip - in the evening,...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from mandy184, Owner at Thurnham Keep Country House B&BResponded 6 October 2018

Wow -thanks for such a complimentary review and yes, do come back and see us again. Kind regards, Amanda

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Thurnham Keep is a stunningly beautiful period home owned by the interesting and super friendly Amanda. Our room (Leeds) was an absolute delight, very spacious and with many original features. We had a delicious cream tea on arrival, followed by a pleasant walk in the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from mandy184, Owner at Thurnham Keep Country House B&BResponded 3 October 2018

So glad you enjoyed your brief stay with us on your way to France. Kind regards, Amanda

Reviewed 12 September 2018

This was our second visit to Thurnham Keep having previously visited in 2013. We were not disappointed and all the things that drew us back were just as good as before. Large, elegant, clean & comfortable rooms. Amazing friendly welcome from Amanda, Great breakfasts with...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from mandy184, Owner at Thurnham Keep Country House B&BResponded 14 September 2018

Thank you for your review. It was great to see you both again and so glad that you returned to Thurnham Keep. Kind regards, Amanda

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Stunning surroundings, beautiful house with the most amazing history. Such a friendly and attentive hostess who cared about every detail and made our visit so lovely. Honey made from hives on site the most delicious we have tasted. Will definitely return.

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from mandy184, Owner at Thurnham Keep Country House B&BResponded 30 August 2018

So glad you enjoyed your stay and would love to see you back at Thurnham Keep again. Kind regards, Amanda

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Description
Thurnham Keep is a beautiful Edwardian Arts & Crafts country house, surrounded by 7 acres of beautiful gardens, enjoying stunning views out over Leeds Castle and across the Kent countryside. Located 3 miles from More Maidstone, in the North Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the house sits next to the site of Thurnham Castle ruins and the just below the crest of the North Downs. There are many nearby places of historic interest (e.g. Leeds Castle) and a number of famous gardens within easy driving distance (e.g. Sissinghurst). With the M20 and M2 being close its an ideal stopover for cross-channel travellers. There is a mainline train station 1 mile from the Keep with direct line to London (1 hour). With half a dozen excellent eateries in the Thurnham/Bearsted/Hollingbourne area guests have a wide choice of dining options. Guest amenities include snooker room, tennis court, swimming pool (summer months only) and croquet. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Tennis Court
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$103 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Thurnham Keep b&b
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Thurnham Keep Hotel Maidstone
Location
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Maidstone > Thurnham
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$103 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Thurnham Keep b&b
,
Thurnham Keep Hotel Maidstone
Location
United Kingdom > England > Kent > Maidstone > Thurnham
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Traveller (126)
Room & Suite (63)
Dining (8)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"All rooms are equally good, dont hesitate just go"
AlanA809
12 Sep 2018
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"The Leeds room was stunning, but I didn't get a chance to take a look at the other rooms for a reference."
Dr_Anthony_J_1982
28 Aug 2018
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"Only 3 rooms, all great views and wonderfully furnished"
Arnold00
20 Aug 2018
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"We stayed in Hever Room, it had a little fridge with a jug of milk for beverages and delicious shortbread..."
marieconlon
9 Aug 2018
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