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Seashells - Luxury Holiday Cottage close to beach

Fantastic, bright kitchen/ diner with granite worktops, American fridge freezer and range cooker.
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13 reviews
Fantastic, bright kitchen/ diner with granite worktops, American fridge freezer and range cooker.
Cosy feel, but light and warm sitting room with two sofas and two tub armchairs.
Bedroom 1 -King size bed with ensuite toilet.  Fabulous views over Broadstairs and to the sea!
Bedroom 1 - King Size bed with ensuite toilet.
Bedroom 2 - Twin bedroom with sumptuous linen - all linen is white Egyptian cotton!
Bedroom 2 - Twin Bed room with feature fireplace.
Upstairs large family bathroom with separate shower and bath. Total of three toilets at property.
Relax with a glass of wine after a day on the beach!
Sitting Room - Still relaxing!
Two twin sofas and two tub chairs seat six.
Bedroom 3 - set up with two 2'6' beds. View down Dickens Road to the sea.
Bedroom 3 - showing one 2'6' bed - can be set up with two 2'6' beds
Downstairs Shower Room with huge walk in shower - great to dive into after a day on the beach!
Bespoke gate specially made for Seashells for the patio area
Upstairs hallway opening onto balcony. Balcony table and two chairs are on balcony.
Entrance Hall - stairs to 1st floor. Downstairs loo & shower room. Victorian house stairs are steep.
Entrance Hallway - to stairs and into kitchen.
Seashells- front door, balcony, ornate gate and front patio.
View from balcony to the sea down Dickens Road.
Beautiful Stone Bay is at the end of Dickens Road  - fun in the sun awaits!
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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Broadstairs, Isle of Thanet, Kent, England
Seashells is a luxury holiday cottage that has just been rennovated. High ceilings, cornices, ceiling roses and feature fireplaces have been combined with stylish furnishings to create a homely feel from the moment you step into the hall. The modern and well-equipped kitchen/dining room is to your left with double doors opening to the patio and a large shower room lies ahead of you. The first floor has a sunny west facing living room at the top of the stairs and the three bedrooms, all with sea views, are well positioned for the luxury family bathroom. There is an ensuite loo to bedroom 1. Bedroom 1 has a King size bed. Bedroom 2 has two 3' twin beds. Bedroom 3 has two 2' 6' beds. There is also a small balcony which gives great views of Broadstairs, the sea and the summer fireworks. Great location for the beach, restaurants an... Read more
About the Owner, Elizabeth B
Languages spoken: German, English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 6 days ago
Listed since : May 2016
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 15 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
I am happy to be available if you need help or local knowledge. However, you are on holiday and you will have access to the whole house to enjoy at your leisure.
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Reviews from our community
Excellent - based on 13 reviews
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English first
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago for a stay in December 2017

Seashells is a stunning house! It is beautifully decorated and very comfortable, The house is in a very good location. near to the sea front,shops and excellent restaurants. I highly recommend this property.

Management response:

Thank you for your kind review. Glad you enjoyed staying at Seashells and found its location so convenient. We hope to welcome you again.


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the south
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

We’ve visited other parts of the Kent coast, but this was our first stay in Broadstairs. Seashells is a lovely house which has been stylishly and thoughtfully renovated, and is very well equipped with everything you need. it’s clear the owners really care about it and have done their utmost to make it welcoming and comfortable. The bed in the...

Management response:

Dear Penny, Thank you for taking the time to review Seashells. I was so pleased to hear in your personal message that you had such a "comfortable stay" and "the house was superb". So I was rather surprised by your later public comments. We are sorry to hear that you felt the twin beds were not as comfortable as the...


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Carol C
Maidstone, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 3 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017
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The house is absolutely lovely with everything you could possibly need, beds so comfy! Location couldn't be better. Beaches, shops just a short walk away. Discovered parts of Broadstairs we had never seen before on our day trips, it is a lovely place with plenty of good restaurants. Would definitely stay here again!

Management response:

Thank you so much for your review of Seashells. We are so pleased you liked the house and found it so convenient for everything in Broadstairs. We look forward to welcoming you again soon.


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Seashells sleeps 6 guests maximum. This is strictly monitored. Seashells is a no smoking property throughout and this includes the balcony. No smoking includes cigars...
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
    1 Crib
    1 King
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night
Default 3 nights
GBP 105
GBP 165
18 Dec 2017 -
31 Dec 2017
Christmas 2017
5 nights
GBP 250
9 Feb 2018 -
26 Feb 2018
Christmas 2017
5 nights
GBP 175
17 Mar 2018 -
16 Apr 2018
Christmas 2017
5 nights
GBP 175
GBP 185
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: $349 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Seashells is located at 1 Dickens Road in Broadstairs. It's a residential road, just 200m from Stone Bay. It's a 3 minute easy stroll into Broadstairs for all your local shopping, food and entertainment but it's a quiet street, so sleep is not disturbed.
Getting around
Most attractions are within easy walk from Seashells. If you would like to venture further afield, Seashells is a short taxi ride or 15/20 minute walk from Broadstairs train station. Trains run regularly from London (fast train 1hr 20mins), Canterbury and Ashford Intl as well as local stations Margate etc.
There is a local Loop bus stop 20 metres away from Seashells on Stone Road. This service runs in a loop to include Margate and Westwood Cross shopping centre.
Seashells is just moments from the Viking Bicycle trail around Thanet.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Gatwick: 100.0 km
Railway: Broadstairs: 1.0 km
Ferry: Dover: 25.0 km
From A299 follow A256 Broadstairs (through Westwood Cross - supermarkets/shopping etc), go past Asda and turn right at next roundabout onto A255 Broadstairs. Go past Railway Station. Continue along the High Street, bear left before Haart Estate Agents on the corner. Continue down the hill, road narrows past Tesco Metro. Turn left into B2052 (Costa Coffee on the corner). Go past Royal Albion Hotel/Prezzo. Continue along B2052. Road narrows and then a sharp left hand bend. Continue up the hill and road briefly becomes Nelson Place. Continue up the hill and road becomes Stone Road. Take next right into Dickens Road - Seashells is first house on the left - 1 Dickens Road! Parking is on street. Eastern Esplanade has free on street parking too.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 km.
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