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Spacious accommodation 50m to the beach

People18
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
18
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
3 - 4 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 5 bedroom holiday home in Romney Marsh - The Ark

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.

Please note that the beach across the road from the house has been closed off until December 2015 as flood protection works are currently underway on the beach. The nearest access is now about half a mile down the road (there is no pathway on this busy road, only grass verges) however there is a free carpark.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Angela C
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Greek
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
3 December, 2016

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(9 traveller reviews)

Spacious accommodation 50m to the beach
average rating of 4.888889 based on 9 reviews
5

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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5

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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5

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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5

Perfect house for everyone!

  • 5 of 5

The Ark was beautiful and absolutely perfect for my big group of friends and I to live in for a long weekend. The house was spacious enough that everyone could be playing games and hanging out downstairs and you couldn't hear a thing from the top floor. There was never a moment when the house felt crowded! The pool table kept us very occupied and there was plenty to do nearby.

It's only a 2 minute walk to get over the wall and too the sandy beach, which was beautiful in the evening when the sun is setting.

Camber sands is an amazing sandy beach and Rye is a short drive away, and it is really fun to explore the cobbled streets. If you can find it, The Cobbles Tea Room (Rye) is perfect for loose leaf teas, big hot chocolates, home made cakes and those all important cream teas!

Our house and surrounding houses had a powercut on the Sunday evening, which was not a problem as Angela rang me to assure that back up lighting should be on and the wifi should last until the power comes back on! The problem was quickly solved by take away pizza's from Antonio's in Camber Sands (just a short drive away) and a game of charades; and the power coming back on shortly after.

We only had one issue with a shower door on the top floor but Angela was only a phone call away to sort it out!

Angela made us all feel welcome, and the welcome basket was such a lovely surprise. We couldn't of asked for a better house to stay in, and we feel so lucky to have found it and been able to stay in it!

Thank you for everything!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Stunning

  • 5 of 5

The property was clean, spacious and great for our family get together. The beds were made and were very clean, the quilts were also thick in quality. You can walk into Camber takes about 15/20 mins. The owner was always happy to answer and questions we had and was very helpful. We would go back for another family get together.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect for a group get away

  • 4 of 5

We had a lovely stay at the Ark. Accommodation split over 3 levels, with a bathroom and kitchen on each. Spacious and clean accommodation in good location.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
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Location

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Lydd
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Dunes Bar
Nearest Ferry
21 Miles
Folkestone
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Camber
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Rye
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
M20
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Gallivant
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.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Romney Marsh, East Sussex

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter
3 Sep 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£771
for 3 nights
From
£257
From
£297
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,345
 
 
Christmas
23 Dec 2016 - 2 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,300
for 4 nights
From
£325
From
£365
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,995
 
 
Mid Low
10 Mar 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£825
for 3 nights
From
£275
From
£315
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,650
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£945
for 3 nights
From
£315
From
£355
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,950
 

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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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Romney Marsh in South East England

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 100 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • rural
  • town
  • village
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Ground floor bathroomm - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Wet room
    Middle Floor Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Top Floor Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 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
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Pool Table
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • 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

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