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Detling Coachhouse
Ranked #9 of 17 Hotels in Maidstone
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 7 June 2013

just had the happy experience of a 2nd visit to this lovely Bed and Breakfast , and was as good as the first if not better. As remembered who i was , not many hotels to that you normal a number In/Out thanks . Not here breakfast so a good and cooked to order , had another brilliant nights sleep and no noise , only peace and quiet ,even when full.
Well worth another visit when ,in the area.

  • Stayed: June 2013, travelled with family
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Thank Ken H
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EmmaT_8, Owner at Detling Coachhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2013

Thank you for your kind words. Always nice to hear that you enjoyed yourself. Hopefully see you soon.

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Reviewed 7 April 2013

We stayed at Detling Coach House during the Easter weekend. The hosts are warm and accommodating. Rooms are clean and comfortable with good facilities including WiFi. Breakfast is served to order and there is a good selection of cereals. Quiet location which is easy to find. Stayed here last year and plan on returning again next year!

  • Stayed: April 2013, travelled with family
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Thank Katie T
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EmmaT_8, Owner at Detling Coachhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2013

Thank you Katie for your kind words its always a pleasure to see you, looking forward to seeing you again next year hopefully
Emma x

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Reviewed 8 March 2013

I recently spend an evening at the Detling Coach House, a restored couch house turned bed and breakfast in Kent, and was extremely please with the accomodations and service. It has a warm homey atmosphere, good service, and comfortable rooms. My bed was very comfortable, and I appreciated the free cable TV and internet access. All in all it was a very good experience.

  • Stayed: March 2013, travelled on business
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Thank loobiloo20
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EmmaT_8, Owner at Detling Coachhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2013

Thank you for you for your lovely review, I'm always glad to hear when new visitors enjoy our B&B and our service.
Hope to see you in the future
Kind regards
Emma

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Reviewed 6 March 2013

A lovely place to stay , just off the main Maidstone to Sheerness road and motorway,but so quiet would not know it. Room clean and tidy with en-suite , breakfast freshly cooked to order and a choose of fruits ,pastry and cereals also. The offer of a torch by Emma to see the way down to the local pub as no street lighting as is that rural,is the kind of personal touch you will appreciate. would recommend to all and will use again .

  • Stayed: March 2013, travelled solo
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1  Thank Ken H
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EmmaT_8, Owner at Detling Coachhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2013

Thank you for your kind words, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us, we do try our best to ensure that everyone is well looked after to the best of our ability
Many thanks
Emma,

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Reviewed 17 February 2013

Arrived Thursday 14th February around 6pm. Nice character place a friendly welcome and offered a cup of coffee.
We were going to shower before going out for a meal but the water was cold in our room, we were offered another room whilst the boost was put on but decided to have our meal and see what situation was when we returned, water still cold at 10pm?

Next morning the water was hot and breakfast nice, quality sausages , bacon and cooked nicely and just the right amount size wise. also choice of fruit, yoghurt ,cereal and muffins.

Water cold again Friday evening, so we realised that we were going to have to shower in the mornings!

Relief member of staff made an effort to be friendly on Saturday and so did the other lady member of staff.

Pillows in the room were a bit flat could perhaps do with renewing at some point.

Saturday evening water was cold again we found out by now that it appeared to start to get warm around 11.15pm we think that that the hot water was probably on economy 7.

nice b and b just a shame about the hot water.

  • Stayed: February 2013, travelled as a couple
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1  Thank liane558
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EmmaT_8, Owner at Detling Coachhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2013

Thank you for your review.
We shall investigate the situation to see why there was no hot water in the evening but only hot water in the morning.
Again, thank you for your advice about the pillows and will certainly invest in some new ones.
We hope the hot water problem in the evening didn’t spoil your stay.
Many thanks
Emma

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Reviewed 20 January 2013

We arrived late at night , Emma had everything arranged , room was perfect for us , woke up looking out on a snowy garden , picture postcard . Breakfast more than you could hope for , excellent value !
Will definitely use the coach house again , even though we live quite local :-)

Stayed: January 2013, travelled as a couple
Thank Mark L
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EmmaT_8, Owner at Detling Coachhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2013

Thank you for your very kind words, we always aim to please our guests, hope to see you again in the near future.
Emma

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Reviewed 16 December 2012

We arrived after a long drive through very bad road conditions and were immediately greeted with tea and mince pies, so we knew Detling Coach House was going to be a great place to stay. The double room was small but well equipped and the large bathroom compensated for the lack of space in the bedroom. We were visiting the adjacent showground for a company Christmas party and we were told that instead of paying £15 for a cab to take us less than 1/2 a mile, we could drive there and they would arrange for us to be allowed to return on foot through a gate at the rear of the showground which was directly opposite the Coachhouse. We could then return the following day for the car. Athough directly next to the showground, the Coachhouse is far away from the main buildings, so there is no noise or disturbance.

Breakfast the following day was absolutely wonderful, with just about everything you could possibly want. If we every pass this way again, we would definately stay here.

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  • Stayed: December 2012, travelled as a couple
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EmmaT_8, Owner at Detling Coachhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2012

Many thanks for your lovely review it was my pleasure to look after you and I wish you a very Merry Christmas

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Additional Information about Detling Coachhouse

Address: Scragged Oak Road | Detling, Maidstone ME14 3HB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Maidstone
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Maidstone
#4 Romantic Hotel in Maidstone
Price Range: £66 - £80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Detling Coachhouse 3*
Number of rooms: 6
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A beautifully beamed Coachhouse set in stunning North Downs Way, Kent, convenient to M20 & M2 between London & Dover. 35 mins from Gatwick Airport. Clean, comfortable and welcoming. Excellent traditional pubs and restaurants nearby. 10 mins from Leeds Castle, directly opposite Kent County Showground. Free Parking & WIFI ... more   less 
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