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Derbies Cottage

Derbies cottage
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20 reviews
Derbies cottage
Derbies cottage
Double bedroom
En suite shower room
Sitting area
The medieval window on the landing
Downstairs cloakroom
Patio with table,two chairs and bbq.
Double doors to your private patio
Blossom in our garden
Dining area with double doors to entrance hall
Bedroom with dressing area
Enjoy the rural  view from your bedroom
TV and books available
East Malling village centre
Walk through the orchards to the King and Queen pub.
The kitchen with breakfast bar, fridge and freezer, hob and oven
Entrance to cottage
East malling stream bubbles out of the ground in Well street
The footpath to West Malling is opposite our cottage
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1 Bedroom , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 2
East Malling, West Malling, Kent, England
Delightful 1 bedroom cottage with lovely rural views located amongst orchards near the picturesque village of West Malling. The tastefully decorated accommodation includes ground floor open plan kitchen, sitting room / dining area, hall and cloakroom. Stairs to first floor double bedroom with ensuite shower. Ample parking and patio with furniture and BBQ available. Ideal for walks through Kent countryside with footpaths from the lane and walks to the local pubs. Excellent location for all Kent's historic attractions including Leeds Castle, Ightham Mote, Chartwell, Hever Castle, Chatham Dockyard, Rochester Cathedral ,Kent Rural Life Museum.Cot and highchair available, if required.
About the Owner, Christine W
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : May 2015
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 20 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL6569582
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Excellent - based on 20 reviews
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1 review
Reviewed 2 August 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Stayed here for a few days in July and found it to be very peaceful. The cottage is very well equipped with everything you could need. The view from the bedroom is amazing at night looking up at the sky. The garden is vast and we were welcome to use it. A great base to visit Kent.

Jan B
Perth, Australia
Level 4 Contributor
24 reviews
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Reviewed 26 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017
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Derbies Cottage is a lovely self-contained cottage, with off-road parking, in a beautiful rural part of Kent. The hosts are very friendly and helpful, really accommodating. It is exceptionally well-provisioned, including a welcome pack of tea, coffee, milk etc - even a bottle of wine in the fridge! It also has full cooking facilities, if required. The bedroom, which us...

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Reviewed 17 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017
person found this review helpful

Hosts wonderful, friendly, informative regarding local sites and experiences. Cottage warm, very clean, and fully equipped for our stay. Welcoming a wonderful experience-bottle of wine was a very nice touch. All locals are friendly and understanding. Everything is very enjoyable.

  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Half bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
Derbies cottage is located between West Malling and East Malling near the towns of Tonbridge, Sevenoaks and Maidstone, in the small hamlet of Well Street. Noted for it's 7 listed medieval houses and being included in the Domesday book, Well street is a quiet and peaceful conservation area.

East Malling is a small village and has a good local pub, the King and Queen which is popular for it's food and atmosphere, an 11th century church and the East Malling Agricultural Research Station which is recognised for it's work on fruit research especially its development of apple rootstocks now used throughout the world.

West Malling is a picturesque larger village with numerous shops, pubs and restaurants. The Swan is a Michelin starred pub/restaurant.
Indian, Chinese and Thai resta...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Gatwick: 55.0 km
Railway: West Malling: 3.0 km
Ferry: Dover: 67.0 km
By car 10 minutes from M20 motorway junction 4

20 minutes by car from Leeds Castle at junction 8.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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