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A Lovely Fishermans Cottage

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

The Ventings Cottage in Whitstable, Kent, England - 3 Mins Walk From The Sea, Restaurants, Pubs & Shopping, 5 Mins Walk From The Station + BT Infinity

The Ventings is a well equipped and beautifully presented fisherman’s cottage available for self catering holidays. The cottage sleeps up to six (3 bedrooms). The cottage has super fast Wi-Fi broadband(BT infinity). Situated just off Harbour Street in the heart of Whitstable. A three minute stroll from shops, restaurants, beach and the harbour, including Whitstable's famous fish market. The town has a wealth of independent shops and boutiques and was recently given an award for 'best home town' in the UK for its diversity of shopping.

Matt Langford
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
9 July, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

Very restful - lovely bed - good times!

Fantastic weekend again! Thank you!

Fabulous house - will definitely be back.
Dec 2010
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Whitstable in City of Canterbury

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Child's Highchair
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • The family bathroom is on the ground floor and has a great shower over the full sized bath and also contains the sink and WC
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 3 bedrooms with very comfortable beds. 2 have king sized Victorian beds, the other has 2 singles that can convert into a super king bed. All beds are equipped with good duvets and pillows for a relaxing sleep.
  • Television
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Notes on accommodation: The Ventings has super fast Wi-Fi broadband (BT infinity) and a Nespresso coffee machine - bring your favourite flavour of capsules. Outside: There is a 20ft garden with chairs and table for dining al fresco, and a small table and 2 chairs for morning coffee. There is also a small BBQ Utility Room: There is a washing machine and a traditional Sheila-maid dryer. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Egyptian cotton Bed Linen and plenty of towels are supplied. Charges for linen are dependent on occupancy numbers.


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The Ventings

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Lovely comfy well equipped cottage with all modern cons. Close to sea and shops. Parking challenging!

  • Review Submitted: 14-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Special interest holidays:

Great walking is to be had along the coastline(The Saxon Shore) and there is woodland nearby you can walk to Canterbury(called the Crab and Winkle Way 7 miles) without barely having to cross a road.

Whitstable is a destination for windsurfers and kitesurfers alike and there is also a lively sailing scene with sailing clubs in whitstable and nearby Tankerton.


The pebble beach is 3 minutes away on foot and has a blue flag award, you can walk miles in either direction for a change of scene - there are also sandy beaches a short distance along the north kent coast.


Whitstable has a direct fast train service from london which takes just over an hour, there are services from 4 london train stations including victoria and St.Pancras international.

Travelling to whitstable by road is also easy with the M2 motorway leaving you only moments away from the town.

The M20 motorway takes you easily to London Gatwick Airport in 1 hour and 30 minutes.


The towns of Tankerton and Seasalter are close by and the City of Canterbury is 6 miles - only 15 minutes by car.

Airport ~ London Gatwick - 66miles ; Airport - London Heathrow - 76 miles; Channel Tunnel - 29.8miles ; Train Station - Whitstable - 0.6miles; Ferry Port - Dover/Calais -31miles ; Ferry Port - Ramsgate/Oostende - 21miles; Motorway M2 - 9miles ; Motorway M20 - 28miles.

Further Details:

The cancelation policy:

The deposit for your stay in payable upon confirmation of booking and the balance is due eight weeks before the booking commences. If you find it necessary to cancel your booking before the balance payment is due (8weeks) then the owner will refund your deposit minus a handling fee of £75. If the booking is cancelled after the balance payment is due then all monies will be forfeited unless the owner can find replacement guests for the dates of the booking, if a replacement can be found then the owner will refund the cost of the booking minus the deposit and a handling fee of £75.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £30
Refundable Damage Deposit £150

Booking Notes:
When a booking is arranged the owner will send out a letter of confirmation including details of payment and details for arrival and collection of keys.

A cautionary deposit of £150 may be applied incase of damage to the property.

The cancelation policy:
The deposit for your stay in payable upon confirmation of booking and the balance is due eight weeks before the booking commences. If you find it necessary to cancel your booking before the balance payment is due (8weeks) then I will re

Changeover Day:
The cottage is usually available from 4pm on the day of arrival and must be vacated by 10am on the morning of departure - sometimes these restrictions can be relaxed on request.

Notes on prices:
Prices are as shown - however will vary according to seasonal period.
Christmas/easter/school holidays are all charged at high season rates.
Please email or call for confirmation of prices

Deposit cancellation conditions:

Days until arrival/Refund
56+ days Full booking deposit
29-56 days 50 per cent of total cost
15-28 days 25 per cent of total cost
1-14 days 10 per cent of total cost
0 Nothing refunded

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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