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Carole Terry or Jenny Munden

Member since: 2011
Speaks English

Broadstairs, unrivalled position at “Eagle House” on Viking Bay

16 Reviews
People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in Broadstairs - Eagle House

Unique beachside self catering flat. Sleeps 4

The flat is on the 2nd floor in “Eagle House” a house of great historical significance. Originally the headquarters of the Coastal Blockade in 1796, it was here the captured French Eagle Standard, was delivered with the news of Wellington’s victory over Napoleon.The buildings name was subsequently changed to “Eagle House” in recognition of this victory. Purchased by the present owners at the time of the latest conversion in 1999, it has been solely used by them as a retreat from a hectic business lifestyle.

This unique one bedroom flat has been tastefully furnished to a high standard and fully equipped for the perfect self catering holiday. Accessed from The Parade, and with its own private beach entrance. Although on the beach, it is still close to the centre of town, with the many individual shops, restaurants, café’s, wine bars, pubs, ice cream parlours and all other amenities.

Eagle House, nestling into the cliffs, just you and the sound of the sea, the perfect getaway.

Important events this year : The famous Royal Saint Georges Golf Course at Sandwich plays host to this years British Open Championship on July10th-17th 2011.

Broadstairs Dickens Festival Week this year is held on 18th - 24th June.

Broadstairs Folk Week 5th–12th August.

Nearby historic interests: The medieval city of Canterbury with its magnificent cathedral is about half an hour away and can be easily reached by train or bus. The cinque ports of Sandwich, Deal and Dover are all well worth a visit. Walmar and Dover Castle are open to the public throughout the summer.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
Carole Terry or Jenny Munden (Property Manager)
Member since: 2011
Speaks English

Guestbook comments from the manager

Back in Germany we already miss our holiday home!! And the good weather!!!!

We just want to thank you again for your excellent service, everything was just perfect!!

We are hoping to come back next year, wishing you all the best and send greetings from Cologne!
Aug 2014
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Reviews

5
based on 16 holidaymaker reviews

Broadstairs, unrivalled position at “Eagle House” on Viking Bay
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews
Canvey Island
5

The icing on the cake

  • 5 of 5

Broadstairs is a lovely coastal resort and Eagle House is the icing on the cake. We have recommended this apartment to numerous friends and look forward to staying there again ourselves. Beautifully positioned overlooking the beach where we spent much time sitting on the balcony watching the world go by. The apartment is comfortably furnished and extremely well equipped, with owners only too willing to help out if necessary. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
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5

Views are amazing. Apartment is lovely.

  • 5 of 5

I love this apartment, I've stayed here twice now and we are going back again later in the year.

It's a sunny, comfortable, well equipped and very clean apartment with fantastic views, a balcony and private access from the garden to the beach.

Always really good communication and accommodating owners.

Would recommend to everyone and I have done many times!

  • Review Submitted: May 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
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5

Wonderful holiday at "Eagle House"

  • 5 of 5

The location was excellent, the apartment was virtually on the beach, was exceptionally clean and the surrounding gardens well-maintained. I would definitely recommend this apartment to friends or relatives and have actually booked it myself for next year already. Friends of mine visited me one of the days I was there and they were very impressed with it. I loved getting up early in the morning and sitting on the balcony having breakfast looking out to sea and the beautiful bay. The apartment is also well positioned for the local shops but it is also quiet there. I would add also that I found the shopkeepers very friendly and helpful. We had lunch out most days, the Royal Albion Hotel is just behind the apartment, and we went there a couple of times, there are some nice restaurants/pubs nearby and also a very good fish and chip restaurant and a well-known ice cream parlour called Morelli's. We had a lovely walk by the cliffs into Ramsgate and back and watched the sailing club competition one evening and also the life guards practising in the sea. I look forward very much to my holiday at "The Eagles" next year.

Susan Byatt

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
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5

A stunning beach location

  • 5 of 5

Anyone booking this apartment is in for a treat. The unique beach front location with uninterrupted views of the Broadstairs beach from the lounge and bedroom is a joy. Carole the owner was so friendly and accommodating and made our honeymoon something special. A real gem. We have already recommended to friends and family.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
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Breathtaking View

  • 5 of 5

the convenience of Eagle House can't be beaten and there isn't a better view to be had. We enjoyed a glass of wine while sitting on the deck mere steps from the beach and watched the waves. Sleeping with the windows open and hearing the ocean is pure bliss. Everything you need is a short walk, including the train station. The beach is well cared for and the apartment is well furnished and includes a washing machine and drying rack. Carole was a pleasure to rent from and very timely in her responses. The apartment was an excellent value, perfect location and exceptionally clean.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
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A truly wonderful gem of a place

  • 5 of 5

You won't be disappointed with this wonderful flat which has unrivalled views of Viking bay and is equipped with everything you need. We stayed for 4 nights and has a wonderful time. Everything is within walking distance including the tiny cinema which we went to. We sampled the local restaurants again all excellent and the flat is well positioned for them all. Carole the owner was extremely helpful and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this flat. I can't wait to return.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 8, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
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Location

Nearest Airport
84 Miles
Gatwick
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Several within
Nearest Ferry
22 Miles
Ramsgate 3 miles and Dover
Nearest Golf
2.5 Miles
North Foreland
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Broadstairs
Nearest Motorway
22 Miles
M20
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Several within
Nearest Ski
32 Miles
Folkestone Dry Slope
Car: not necessary

Broadstairs is a unique seaside resort, totally unspoilt by the ravages of time. It does not boast noisy amusement arcades but exudes a traditional friendly charm that exists throughout the year. Built directly above the sheltered Viking Bay with beautiful sandy beach and small harbour. Its all year round appeal is due to the near proximity of many wonderful beaches. The Viking Coastal Trail is perfect for cyclists and walkers alike plus many fabulous golf courses, one being the famous Royal St Georges at Sandwich which plays host to the British Open Championship.

. http://www.opengolf.com/

Broadstairs has a long association with Charles Dickens (Bleak House where Dickens conceived his book of the same name) and holds a Dickens Festival Week every year in mid June. Another highlight in the Summer calendar is Broadstairs Folk Week in August. Go to link for more details. http://www.broadstairsfolkweek.org.uk/

Throughout the summer there are activities to keep both adults and children happy. Donkey rides, Punch & Judy, Fireworks on the beach & regular Bandstand concerts.

Other Activities: Skateboarding park

Golf: North Foreland Golf Course 2.5 miles.

St. Augustines Golf Course 6 miles.

Royal St. Georges Golf Course 11.5 miles.

Princes Golf Course 13 miles.

Royal Cinque Ports Golf Course 17 miles.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Broadstairs, Kent

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer 2016
13 Aug 2016 - 16 Sep 2016
3 night minimum stay
£315
for 3 nights
From
£105
From
£110
Fri,Sat,Sun
£625
 
 
Autumn 2016
17 Sep 2016 - 28 Oct 2016
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
From
£105
Fri,Sat,Sun
£515
 
 
Low Season 2016
29 Oct 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
From
£95
From
£100
Fri,Sat,Sun
£415
 
 
Christmas & New Year
24 Dec 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£315
for 3 nights
From
£105
From
£110
Fri,Sat,Sun
£625
 
 
Low Season 2017
4 Jan 2017 - 24 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
From
£105
Fri,Sat,Sun
£435
 
 
Spring & Early Summer
25 Mar 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
£315
for 3 nights
From
£105
From
£110
Fri,Sat,Sun
£540
 
 
Summer 2017
24 Jun 2017 - 11 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
£330
for 3 nights
From
£110
From
£115
Fri,Sat,Sun
£650
 
 
Broadstairs Folk Week 2017
12 Aug 2017 - 18 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£750
 
 
Summer 2017
19 Aug 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
£330
for 3 nights
From
£110
From
£115
Fri,Sat,Sun
£650
 
 
Autumn 2017
16 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£315
for 3 nights
From
£105
From
£110
Fri,Sat,Sun
£540
 
 
Low Season
28 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
From
£105
Fri,Sat,Sun
£435
 
 
Christmas & New Year
23 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£330
for 3 nights
From
£110
From
£115
Fri,Sat,Sun
£650
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Gas and electricity and all bed linen towels and tea towels included (beach towels not included).

Change over day is Saturday. Outside of high season, we will try to accommodate alternative change-over days or part-week bookings.
Week-end rates are Fri,Sat,Sun Week-day rates are Mon-Thur

Arrival time on Saturdays From 2.00 pm
Vacating Time on Saturdays by 10.00 am

A non-refundable deposit of

Initial booking deposit 20% of total. Balance to be paid 8 weeks before arrival date

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Broadstairs in South East England

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • beach
  • town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Heating
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telescope
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
  • The bedroom has a double bed, 2 comfortable armchairs, large chest of 10 drawers, small built-in wardrobe and 2 bedside cabinets. The French doors lead onto a small balcony looking out to sea and garden below, which has direct access to the beach. There is a small fold-up table and 2 chairs for use on the balcony, for an alfresco breakfast or a romantic candlelit dinner.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Binoculars
  • Gated Community
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
The living room has one comfortable double sofa bed.The dining area (able to seat 4 people) is situated in the panoramic bay window which faces out to sea with the most magnificent view in Broadstairs. The kitchen area is fully equipped with all the necessary equipment and facilities for preparing exotic meals or quick snacks. You will find tea, coffee, sugar and milk on your arrival. The French doors in the bedroom open out onto the most fabulous views of the sea, spectacular sunrises and effervescent rollers illuminated by the moon. In winter, the scene is just as exciting, enhanced by rough seas and breaking waves over the jetty. This location makes an ideal setting for romantics, artists and photographers.

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