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Studio set in woodland

42 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Minimum Stay
2 nights


Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday cottage in Aldington - Peacock Studio

Self-catering with full SKY package and wireless internet access

Peacock Studio is a converted artist's studio and workshop set in mature woodland on the edge of Romney Marsh in a designated area of outstanding natural beauty that is the habitat of a wide range of woodland birds-from nightingale to nutchatch. It sleeps a maximum of four within the double bedroom and in the living area where there are two 6'4' + 3' beds built under the eaves. There is a shower bathroom and a fully equipped kitchen and dining area, although you will have to do your own washing up! Garden/BBQ area. Central Heating by means of latest Dimplex technology. Sky package with full sports and movies included. Wireless internet access.

Maximum of 4 people with children very welcome. No smoking and sorry no pets.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

David or Gilly Manwaring
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
24 October, 2016


based on 42 holidaymaker reviews

Studio set in woodland
average rating of 4.904762 based on 42 reviews

Home from home

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely break here. The cottage is very cosy with beautiful gardens and close to a variety of days out. David and Gilley were very welcoming and perfect hosts. I would recommend to anyone looking for a quiet get away. Great for couples or if you have 1 or 2 little ones. Our little girl has fallen in love with the place and can't wait to go back!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Peaceful cottage in beautiful surroundings

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful few days in this lovely cottage. I was really pleased to see it was just as attractive in reality as in the photos! The cottage is set in beautiful, tranquil surroundings, and was very clean and well-equipped. The owners were very helpful, providing detailed directions and information about the local area, and letting us help ourselves to home-grown raspberries! We enjoyed relaxing in the stunning garden. We used the cottage as a base for visiting places including Camber Sands, Battle, Canterbury and Whitstable. We would definitely recommend this cottage to others.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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A great week in the Peacock Studio in May

  • 5 of 5

We had a great week in the Peacock Studio . It is a little paradise in the quiet of rural Kent , just the place we were looking for. The garden was very beautiful in May and so were the Blue Bells and Cow Parsley we saw everywhere.

The studio itself was lovely, cosy, very clean and very well-equipped with matching linen and towels, an example of the care with which the studio is furnished by Gilly and David, the very kind and gentle.owners. Even with 4 tall (1.75m - 1.95m) Dutch people , there was plenty room for us.

We walked along the foothpaths, visited Rye, Canterbury, Kingsgate Bay, and several National Trust houses and gardens. There is so much to see, we would like to come again!

  • Review Submitted: May 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely stay

  • 4 of 5

We had a lovely time. Gilly & David were so kind and our children loved the house & garden. The house is very cosy & there are so many great beaches nearby & a brilliant family pool with lots of slides in Ashford if it's raining. Couldn't recommend more highly!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 10, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely Cottage - Kent

  • 5 of 5

This lovely cottage is set in Kent, near the sea in a beautiful area. There are many options to go for a walk in the landscape that varies from sea to hills.

We really enjoyed staying here. It's clean and bright and we were able to find everything we needed.

The owners are kind and helpful, they really showed interest in us while we were staying.

We would recommend this cottage to anyone. We had a great time and we loved England!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 25, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wunderschöne Woche

  • 5 of 5

Wir hatten eine wunderschöne Woche in Aldington und bei Gilly und David. Die Ferienwohnung ist bis ins Detail liebevoll eingerichtet und direkt zum wohl fühlen.

Einzig die Internetverbindung ließ zu wünschen übrig. Die W-Lan-Distanz ist wahrscheinlich zu groß.

Aldington bzw. das nahe Ashford ist unter anderem der perfekte Ausgangspunkt für einen Tagestripp nach London. Die Buchung übers Internet war kinderleicht und die Tickets gabs ganz ohne Ausdrucken einfach am Bahnhof.

Auch mit Kind ist alles sehr gut geeignet, besonders die Spaziergänge über die Schaafheiden. Gummistiefel sind allerdings ein absolutes muss...

Ein großer Supermarkt gabs ganz in der Nähe und deckte allen Bedarf super ab.

Insgesamt sehr emfehlenswert.

Famile Wolf aus Frankfurt

  • Review Submitted: May 22, 2012
  • Date of Stay: May 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Nearest Train
7 Miles
Ashford International
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
M20 junction 10
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
Car: necessary

Ideally situated on the edge of Romney Marsh which is excellent for walking and cycle riding.

Championship golf links (and pay and play) 7 miles away at Littlestone.

Within walking distance of Royal Military Canal and course fishing.

3 miles from Port Lympne Wild Animal Park and Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch light railway.

3 miles from sandy beach.

12 miles from Camber Beach--the best in the South East of England.

7 miles from Channel Tunnel and Ashford International Station which is only 35 minutes by high speed train to London St Pancras.

Retail therapy to be found at Ashford's McArthur Glen Outlet Centre.

12 miles from RSPB Reserve at Dungerness.

15 miles from Canterbury, Rye and Tenterden.

Within easy reach of other attractions such as Sissinghurst Castle, Great Dixter and Leeds, Dover and Hever Castles.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Aldington, Kent

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Low Season
7 Oct 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
High Season
23 Dec 2016 - 5 Jan 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Low Season
6 Jan 2017 - 23 Mar 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Our nightly rates are as follows:
High Season----- 6 nights at £395, 5 at £340, 4 at £290, 3 at £260 and 2 at £230
Mid Season-------6 nights at £340, 5 at £310, 4 at £250, 3 at £210 and 2 at £170
Low Season------6 nights at £290, 5 at £260, 4 at £230, 3 at £210 and 2 at £160
We ask for 1/3rd deposit on booking with balance to be paid 6 weeks prior to arrival.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Aldington in South East England

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 50 m²
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Under Eaves - 2 Single Bed
  • Travel Cot available.
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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