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Spacious accommodation 50m to the beach

Bedrooms 5
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

6 bedroom house with 3 living rooms, 3 kitchens and 3 bathrooms

The Ark enjoys far reaching views from the top floor towards Camber Sands providing 6 bedrooms over three floors, each floor enjoys its own bathroom facilities and separate kitchenettes. The Ark sleeps 12 adults and 2 children in the main bedrooms but can also accommodate further guests on two sofa beds - please ask for details.

The spacious and versatile accommodation is arranged over three floors as follows:

The ground floor comprises living room with access to covered veranda, the main kitchen together with two further bedrooms and wetroom (shower).

The first floor comprises a lounge area having access to a covered balcony, kitchen, three further bedrooms and a bathroom.

The top floor has a living room with kitchenette, master bedroom with adjacent shower and access to a covered balcony.

Outside there is provision for off-road parking for 4 cars. The Ark has garden furniture on the top two veranda's and BBQ facilities in the garden.

Access to the beach is opposite the road and up the stairs.

More Details

Angela C
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Greek
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 April, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Romney Marsh in Shepway District

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 18
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • rural
  • town
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Ground floor bathroomm - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Wet room
    Middle Floor Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Top Floor Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • Bedroom 1 - 3 Single Bed , Ground floor one single bed and bunk bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , Ground floor
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed , 2 Child Bed , Middle floor single bed and 2 bunks for kids - 170 cms long
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , Middle floor
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed , Middle floor
    Bedroom 6 - 1 Double Bed , Top floor
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Pool Table
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(12 traveller reviews)

Spacious accommodation 50m to the beach
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 12 reviews

Impressive Villa Ideal for Beach Holidays

  • 5 of 5

I have stayed in the Ark in March 2017 for a birthday party along with 14 other friends.

The villa was well-equipped, clean, close to the beach with amazing view at the 2nd floor balcony. The heating system of the villa worked fine in the cold weather. The internet coverage was not too bad especially in the 1st and 2nd floor.

The owner was friendly and when I asked to get the villa key earlier than agreed, she offered me early check-in and late check-out which was really helpful for me and my friends.

I and my friends have enjoyed staying in the Ark and I recommend it to everybody.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

What an amazing weekend.

The house is amazing and caters for everything. The beach is so nearby great for family occasions and small celebrations. Comfortably slept our family of 18 with separate areas to go to if you want peace and quiet maintained and well kept house. Lots to do nearby. The best welcome pack we have ever received. Will definantly be booking again in the future. We can not recommend it enough very helpful owner.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful House

  • 5 of 5

We stayed as a party of 12 with an age range of 3-83 years, for a family celebration. The house completely suited our needs with plenty of space so as not to feel on top of each other. Staying in January we weren't expecting good weather but the house was beautifully warm. We crossed the road for a bracing walk on the beach. The house was so well equipped, the younger ones particularly liked the Bluetooth speakers through which they could play their music. What can I say about the welcome pack.....amazing, thank you so much. I can't think of any negative things to say. We all thoroughly enjoyed our weekend and the grandkids are all asking when we can do it again! So thanks for making my 'special' birthday special, it really is a beautiful house.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fabulous stay

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at The Ark as a family of 4 generations and we were most impressed by the size and the space of the house. There was ample room to spread out across all 3 floors and the children loved the bunk beds! Having kitchens on each floor was a bonus and there was plenty of space to chill out and play pool. The views of the sea from the upper verandas was superb and we were able to enjoy some Autumn sunshine and sunsets there too. We were thrilled to find such a generous welcome basket - and enjoyed all the lovely goodies supplied, thank you Angela. The Ark is well situated for leisurely walks along the new prom or vast beach towards Camber and for visiting nearby historical towns of Rye and Hastings.We had a wonderful week in this very unique house!

Thank you Angela for your good communication and attention to detail.

Donna, Duncan & family

  • Review Submitted: Nov 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely break

  • 5 of 5

My family and friends recently hired the Ark and had a lovely time. The accommodation is truly impressive and spacious. The fact it was such a tall building also helped with guests easily spotting the towering presence. The view from the top balcony was stunning particularly when watching the sun set. The fact each floor had its own kitchen/wc helped share the load..... The only issue we had was with the internet not connecting/losing signal which was an annoyance and the weather (no fault of the owner...) which disrupted our bar b que plans, it would have been ideal if there was a sheltered bar b q location (perhaps worth considering!!). All in all lovely time, lovely accommodation and hoping to re-visit again in the summer.

Would like to say a quick thankyou to the owner Angela for always being on hand to provide information and help, it made our holiday break run smoothly...

  • Review Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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fantastic house by the sea

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic family hoilday staying in the Ark for a week (26/8 to 2/9). The property was everything we could have hoped for and more. We were a group of 9 people and 1 small dog - the house was so big that we never felt cramped or on top of each other. As a family we loved the ground floor - with the games room / dining area. The kitchen was really big and we were all able to muck in when it came to cooking and tidying up afterwards. We had my elderly mum with us and the downstairs wet room was a god send for her. We loved the middle living area for after dinner tv/dvd watching. My husband and I had the top floor and really enjoyed the privacy and fantastic views from the terrace. We were met by the owners brother on arrival and he was very welcoming (I have never had such a great welcome pack either - there was so much including wine and a lovely big cake) showing us around and providing us with all the information we needed. He was on hand if we needed anything - he brought over 2 bbqs for us to use and when I texted him becuse we couldn't find a dust pan and brush or the fuse box he came straightover to help. They just couldn't do enough for us. We loved the location - across from the road from the beach - really convenient and we spent every day on the beach as the weather was glorious. Some people might not like being so far from shops/pubs etc but we didn't mind. We did walk into Camber Sands but it was a good 30/40 minutes walk and there wasn't much there. I would recomend Rye if you want to eat / drink out or shop. There was space for 4 cars to park at the property. The house was decorated to a very high standard and we had everything we needed with the 3 kitchens ! plenty of fridges to hold all our supplies.

I would definately recommend this propoerty and would love to return next year. My only slightly negative comments would be - WIFI was a little slow and the dishwasher was quite small for such a large house (but these were minor considerations and certainly didn't spoil things for us). All in all we had the best family holiday ever

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Dunes Bar
Nearest Ferry
21 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Broomhill Sands
Car: recommended

Camber's award winning blue flag beach is one of the best known beaches on the South Coast and offers a variety of activities including kite wind surfing, surfing, land yachting, fishing as well as numerous other activities nearby including wildlife havens at Dungeness and Rye Harbour Nature Reserve. Other activities and facilities in the area include horse riding, Rye Golf Club (situated in Camber) as well as Lydd Airport providing light aircraft links to La Touquet.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Romney Marsh, South East England

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Mid Low
1 Mar 2017 - 25 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
26 May 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £400

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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