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Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 16 May 2013

Excellent attention to detail. It was a wonderful experience, located in an interesting village in a beautiful area of Kent, and with very gracious hosts. The full English breakfast was great. The house has a lovely garden, and our bedroom plus ensuite was very comfortable and well appointed.

1Thank Croweater77
Westcliff on Sea, England
Reviewed 25 February 2013

This is probably the most quintessentially English area of the UK. The Holt is the perfect place to stay for a visit to the Garden of England. A traditional looking Kentish style cottage hidden away behind a little wooden chapel. In snowy mid winter the room was comfortable and the hosts welcoming. This is a cottage and so the rooms...

1Thank Derek_Rides
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 14 February 2013

I am a B&B newbie. But I have to admit, The Holt in Benenden is better than any hotel I have ever stayed in. My room was immaculate, the bed was very nice - every comfort was provided. Kate and Time were incredibly hospitable. My breakfast was delicious! I cannot recommend The Holt enough. Book it now, you will not...

2Thank Chezzer27
Reviewed 22 October 2012

Everything was every bit as good as previous reviewers led us to believe. The room was comfortable, quiet, spotless and had everything one could need, with the added bonus of fresh flowers. The cooked breakfast was perfect together with the home-made bread and jams. Torches and umbrellas were provided for our evening visit to The Bull (is there a more...

2Thank Glenbarry
Reviewed 15 June 2012

The best B & B we've very stayed in. The rooms are beautifully decorated, spotlessly clean with every possible need catered for. Breakfast was fantastic, the home made bread to die for!

1Thank sally a
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 May 2012

It is hard to imagine a more beautiful place than this! Perfection. Friendly welcome with tea and chocolate cake in the garden, gorgeous house, lovely garden, comfortable room, spotlessly clean and delicious breakfasts with constant supply of fresh milk for tea. All this in the wonderful Kent countryside. Great meals at the Bull Inn. Magic! We hope to come back...

1Thank jane p
Reviewed 18 May 2012

Last summer we stayed at the Holt for two nights. Leaving Holland in the rain, the sunny weather in England was a surprise and at Kate's we were welcomed with tea and cake in the garden: a perfect start of our holiday. Our bedroom was fantastic,spotlessly clean and comfortable, with beautiful views and fresh flowers. We enjoyed the perfect breakfasts...

1Thank Annemieke N
Luton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 May 2012

We had a very pleaseant stay at the holt. Tim and Kate were great hosts and couldn't do enough to make us feel at home. Location, breakfast and room were good. Only slight negative is the lack of freeview, but I don't suppose you go to the countryside for the tv!! Would totally recommend a stay here!

Thank kellymc1980
Reviewed 28 July 2011

We could have moved in permanently. The setting was beautiful, the accommodation excellent and we couldn't have felt more welcome or at home. We were greeted with tea and cakes on the lawn and were able to sit and relax in the garden. Breakfast in the dining room with the sun streaming in through the open windows onto a beautifully...

3Thank CornishexileMidlands
Reviewed 21 April 2011

Lovely warm welcome with tea and home made cake. Very clean and good sized rooms. Excellent breakfast with wide variety. Kate and Tim were ideal hosts - being there when you needed them. Location is so quiet and beautiful grounds if you want to wonder around. Would happily return. Only gripe (and minor at that) but it would be nice...

3Thank ngkg

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holt bed and breakfast provides comfortable quality b&b accommodation in a rural setting with non-smoking ensuite accommodation. The local picturesque village of Benenden, Kent is a short walk and Sissinghurst Gardens, Great Dixter at Bodiam, Smallhythe, Tenterden, Pashley Manor in East Sussex and Rye a short drive away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Holt Bed and Breakfast

Address: The Holt New Pond Road, Benenden TN17 4EL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Benenden
Price Range: $119 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Two rooms, both quiet, no street lighting, comfortable.”
jennifertX9483KW, 30 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Both rooms are good, one double and one twin”
PatnPeter, 7 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Only 2 to choose from - we took a peek at the double and it was just as charming as our twin.”
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sallys311, 3 Jul 2014 | Read review
“We love the pretty twin bedded room with its lovely double views onto the garden and paddocks. The shower is a wee bit "cosy", but I manage just fine and I am a Rubens lady! :-)”
523michellel, 24 Apr 2014 | Read review
“The Bluebell Room is a twin with a double aspect over the garden. But the shower room might not suit larger people.”
Korky73, 22 Jul 2013 | Read review
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