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Bayside, ground floor apartment, garden, parking, close to sea and dog friendly

Bedrooms 2
Space 600 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

2 bed, ground floor apartment, close to beach.

A newly refurbished and fully furnished 2 bedroom ground floor apartment close to shops and Tankerton Slopes. Ideally located to enjoy the relaxation of Tankerton and the pebble beach, or the hustle and bustle of Whitstable, a 15 minute stroll along the seafront. The main bedroom has a king size bed, the second bedroom is smaller and has a double bed. Bathroom with bath and shower and a newly fitted kitchen. The living and dining area are light and airy. The back garden has pebbles and decking, ideal to sit back and relax with a glass of wine or a book. There is a garage at the end with parking space directly behind. Tankerton shops are practically on your doorstep, including a butchers, bakers, pet shop, wine merchants, restaurants, take aways, coffee shops and a micro brewery 'The Tankerton Arms'. There is also a Tesco local for all the essentials. Tankerton slopes and the sea are a 2 minute walk around the corner or through the access road at the bottom of the garden.

Vibrant Whitstable is a 20 minute stroll along the seafront (10 minutes to the Hotel Continental), with it's harbour and local independent shops. Bus stops directly outside the property for those who can't or don't want to walk into Whitstable or for a trip into Canterbury or Herne Bay. Cycle all the way along the seafront to Herne Bay or take the Crab & Winkle line into Canterbury.

Water sports, in particular wind surfing, are very popular and suited to the coastline because of shallow water and windy conditions. Tennis courts are nearby and a local gym a few minutes walk. Chestfield golf club is a 5 minute drive away. 18th-century Whitstable Castle is nearby with beautiful grounds and a fantastic play area. The tea rooms serve food and drink including mouth watering cakes and cream teas!! Whitstable has a swimming pool and bowling alley.

Various festivals take place in Whitstable through the summer including the famous Oyster Festival usually held in the last week of July. Events are held on Tankerton Slopes through the summer months including classic cars, fun fairs and an open air cinema.

Services in the apartment include: WiFi, cooker, microwave, fridge freezer, kettle, toaster, washing machine, ironing board, iron, TV, DVD player, hairdryer, linen and towels.

Guests are able to bring a small/medium dog at an additional charge of £20.00. We ask that dogs do not go into the bedrooms, these areas need to be kept pet free for any guests who may have allergies. Please bring a cover to put over the sofa if you think your dog might make him or herself comfy overnight. No smoking is allowed in the apartment.

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Calendar last updated:
6 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Whitstable in City of Canterbury

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • The shower is in the bath.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • limited accessibility
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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Bayside, ground floor apartment, garden, parking, close to sea and dog friendly
average rating of 4.78125 based on 32 reviews

Lovely apartment - great location!

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying at Suzanne's apartment for 3 nights in July. The flat, located on Tankerton High street, is within seconds of several cafes, bars and restaurants and a very quick walk to the seafront. Whitstable is only a 15 mins walk away - we hardly drove the whole time we were there! The decor is "beached themed" and cosy. Everything was spotless and clean and the beds were particularly comfy. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Jess, I'm so pleased you enjoyed your stay.
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Great location

  • 4 of 5

We had a very comfortable 3 night stay, the flat had everything we needed and it was lovely to be close to good amenities and minutes to the sea.

  • Review Submitted: 26-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Very cosy flat and a great garden for our small dog .tankerton has a good range of shops

  • 5 of 5

Easy access to whittstable and the lovely restaurants there .the flat was cosy and comfortable .we would stay again

  • Review Submitted: 13-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Bayside lovely holiday retreat

  • 5 of 5

Our 2nd stay at bayside at the bank holiday, lovely relaxing stay again topped off with lovely sunshine and lovely walks, looking forward to our next visit.

Thanks again Suzanne, from mags, PJ and Cleo the cocker spaniel xxx

  • Review Submitted: 10-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Mags, it was a pleasure having you stay in our apartment, looking forward to your next visit.
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Beach Style in Great Convenient Location...

  • 5 of 5

We spent 3 nights in this delightful location. The apartment, well-designed in modern beach style, is very convenient for all your needs. there is a nearby beach and promenade for walks. Whitstable is a 20 minute walk away with lots of pubs, restaurants, and quirky little shops. Just yards from your own front door are plenty of food shops, a Tescos, a selection of ethnic take-aways. and the Tankard Inn - a real ale gem that welcomes dogs.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, so pleased you enjoyed your stay. The Tankerton Arms is a great micro pub, glad you found your way there.
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Absolutely delightful

  • 5 of 5

Good location, clean comfortable and warm.

Would be happy to stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, I’m so pleased you enjoyed your stay and would be happy to welcome you back to Whitstable.
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Car: not necessary

Local Information: Tankerton

Places to Eat & Drink:

East Coast Dining (01227 281 180): 3 minutes from the apartment down the High Street. Excellent food at reasonable prices.

The Royal (01227 272 008): Excellent pub food and friendly staff. Best to book in advance, especially for Sunday Lunch. Tables outside and a sea view. Turn left out of the apartment the Royal is first left.

JoJo’s Meze, Meat & Fish (01227 274 591): Regularly mentioned in the Sunday supplements in top 50 restaurants to visit. Tables can be reserved up to two weeks in advance only. Turn left out of the apartment, first left then right, about 5 mins walk along the seafront and you’ll see it on the corner. Cash and cheques only.

Ossie’s Fish Bar (01227 772 481): Sit down and take away. Turn left out of the apartment, 3 mins walk.

Mucini Italian Restaurant (01227 277 726): Family run, friendly and good Italian food. Turn left out of the apartment, 3 mins walk.

The Marine Hotel: Food and a lounge bar, tables out the front for a sea view.

The Wine Room – Henry’s: An independent wine merchant selling wines and beers. Try the wines there, corkage charged, and tasty nibbles. A must if you like your wines. Turn right out of the Apartment and Henry’s is at the bottom of the High Street on the left.

The Tankerton Arms: Microbrewery just a few minutes along the High Street selling local ales as well as wine and prosecco. Very friendly and you’ll always end up chatting to someone!

Whitstable Castle: Has a lovely café and tea room, hot food is served as well as sandwiches. Turn right out of the apartment, right again and left, passed the Marine Hotel and up the slope. A 10 minute stroll.

Take Aways in the High Street Include: Chinese, Indian, Pizza, Fish & Chips and Kebab. All information and contact numbers in the take away section.


Whitstable Castle: Excellent play area for children.

Whitstable: Swimming pool and bowling alley just as you come into Whitstable from Tankerton.

Skateboard park: Go down to the seafront and turn right, you’ll find the park just before Long Rock nature reserve.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £20
Refundable Damage Deposit £150

Rates are subject to change for event weeks or weekends.
Minimum stay 3 nights, to include Sunday if over a weekend.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.