Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in Margate - Royal Sea Bathing Hospital
One bedroom apartment with original vaulted ceilings and full length windows.
This cosy romantic and immaculate beach apartment is located in the spectacular Georgian Royal Sea Bathing Hospital development. It has its own underground car parking, electronic gates and is set within beautiful landscaped grounds. It is light and airy and comes with wood flooring, fitted modern kitchen (with dishwasher, washing machine, microwave), granite worktops and the original vaulted ceilings throughout. The bathroom has a bath, shower, heated towel rail and underfloor heating.
The apartment is on the first floor and the open lounge/ kitchen diner boasts floor to ceiling windows overlooking the palms in the meticulously kept gardens. Enjoy a glass of wine in such a romantic setting at night.
The lounge is designed for comfort and has two sofas and a freeview TV/DVD. One of the large sofa converts into an extremely comfortable full size double bed. Free broadband WiFi.
There are restaurants, take away and several shops for groceries staying open late at night directly opposite the development.
Resorts close by: The sea bathing development is located just 10 minute walk (by the sea) from the Turner Gallery and 8 minutes from the vast array of family amusements and arcades of Margate and shops. There are a number of other resorts close by - Ramsgate, Broadstairs, Herne Bay, Whitstable and interesting Historic Deal. There are numerous resorts to explore and enjoy. You can park your car in the underground gated development in the knowledge that it is safe and secure and you can walk to all the facilities of Margate (there are 24/7 security guards in their own little house located at the entrance). No worries about drinking and driving. A number of restaurants/ bars are a walk away and if you want a take away you are spoilt for choice just metres away. All this hub of activity yet the apartment is located in a romantic quite setting. Moreover, the golden sandy beaches have all the facilities for children you could ask for. There area number of beach activities actually on the beach in Margate. The crazy golf is located at the back of the development. Beach chairs, buckets and spades, flask etc are provided in the apartment.
Other attractions: Experience Canterbury's history and heritage, see the stunning architecture and world famous buildings. Enjoy a day out in Canterbury and visit the magnificent Cathedral. It is about a 25 minute drive. Canterbury is also the home of Kent County Cricket.
Other attractions include: Spitfire and Hurricane Museum ( Ramsgate), The Hornby Visitor Centre ( Westwood), Dickens House (Broadstairs), Warmer Catle at Warmer, Swimming lessons for children at DW sports at Westwood Cross, Dover Castle at Dover, Day trips to France from Dover.
Deal is a 20 minute drive. It is interesting to walk through this Historic town and walk explore the pier. It is unspoilt and it feels like going back in time.
A pack with all the brochures to all the various attractions is provided in the apartment (as well as beach chairs, buckets and spades, flask etc).
Local Buses/ Coaches: The bus stop is located just outside the Royal Seabathing. The bus serves local resorts and the local Westwood Cross shopping centre. Visitors without a car can travel by train (Margate Station is an 7 minute walk) and bus to local resorts. National Express coach stop with coaches going to London Victoria coach station is just a 10 minute walk from the apartment (tickets can be obtained from the tourist office situated beside the Turner). Family tickets are good value for money.
The apartment is a home away from home with alarm clock, hairdryer, radio, iron, ironing board, travel cot ,highchair changing mat etc.
- pets not allowed
- wheelchair inaccessible
- non smoking only
- children welcome
- not suitable for elderly or infirm
It will be a totally unique experience staying in this splendid historical Grade 11 listed property beside the sea with all the benefits of secure parking and 24 hour helpful security guards.. The vaulted ceilings and floor to ceiling windows (overlooking the lanscaped grounds) make the apartment light and air. A real pleasure to come back to after a day out.