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“Lovely house in a great location”
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Whitstable, Kent, England

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Very good - based on 86 reviews
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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Lovely house in a great location”
Reviewed 7 June 2013 for a stay in May 2013

The house is in a great location just 5 minutes walk from the shops and harbour. It was spotlessly clean on arrival although cold (it would have been great to have had the heating on prior to our arrival). It was lovely to have a whole house to ourselves rather than being stuck in a hotel room. It's a really relaxing cottage and nicely decorated with lots of homely touches. The garden was lovely and nice to chill out in after a wander around the town. An added bonus was how quickly our deposit was returned. The owner contacted me the day after we returned home to organise return of the deposit.

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Liked best: The garden, the space and the location
Liked least: The parking
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 June 2013 for a stay in May 2013

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Liked best: Rafal and Kirsty provided great service and made us feel welcome
Liked least: Wifi would be helpful
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Large groups
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London
Reviewed 29 May 2013 for a stay in May 2013

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Liked best: The beds
Liked least: No deckchairs and wifi
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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Ashtead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 May 2013 for a stay in May 2013

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Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
People with pets
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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Super house, would gladly return”
Reviewed 22 April 2013 for a stay in April 2013

This was a really great weekend spot that exceeded our expectations. The house was immaculately clean and felt like a 'home away from home' versus a holiday rental, by which I mean lots of nice touches around the house, well decorated, etc. Everything worked well and we were 6 across 3 generations and all very comfortable. Wi-fi would be a handy addition and running heat before arrival, thanks.

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Liked best: Overall feel and decor.
Liked least: No heat running before meant very, very cold on arrival.
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Zab89
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“Fantastic cottage ideally situated in whitstable.”
Reviewed 22 April 2013 for a stay in April 2013

The cottage is perfect for families or in our case 3 couples. Rare to find such a lovely cottage with 3 double/king size beds.
A modern but simple cottage with some lovely vintage furniture. Felt very clean and cosy. Just a few minutes from the high street and a short walk to the harbour and delicious sea food !
Would highly recommended this cottage and the host Rafal. We will be going back.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   No.
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Camberley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 April 2013 for a stay in April 2013

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Only one toilet downstairs but didnt cuase much of an issue
Travelling group: Young Children
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
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