Cottage Holidays in Kent's White Cliffs Country
Holiday cottages in White Cliffs Country are perfect if you want a relaxing self-catering holiday exploring the beautiful Kent coast between Ramsgate and Folkestone and the charming towns of Deal, Dover and Sandwich. With its towering cliffs, pretty towns and villages, and views across the Channel to the French coast, this is an enchanting region, steeped in history. Whether you’re planning on rambling along the coast, visiting ancient castles and gardens or taking a culinary journey through a southern corner of England renowned for amazing fresh produce, a White Cliffs Country holiday cottage is the ideal base.
The large coastal cottage, August House in Kingsdown, Kent, overlooks the picturesque coastline and offers sea views from the first-floor balcony, with four bedrooms, enclosed garden with patio, log-burning fire and other amenities for large groups on holiday in the South East.
The Chapel is a large, luxurious 3 bedroom, self-catering holiday homey in Ramsgate, close to many award-winning sandy beaches and pretty Kent coastal villages. It can sleep up to 10 guests and is perfect for families, friends and entertaining. The Chapel has a Gold 4 Star from Quality in Tourism.
Annie's Cottage is a Grade 2 listed 1-bedroom Kent coastal cottage in the countryside for couples near Ramsgate and Broadstairs which can sleep 2 - 5 guests. Charming and characterful it has exposed brick and flint walls and original beams. It has 4-Star Quality in Tourism rating.
The Old Dairy is located in the idyllic village of Herne, on a beautiful stretch of the Kent coast, between Whitstable and Margate. This cosy coastal holiday cottage for couples is a beautifully converted dairy near a shingle beach, ice cream parlours and beach huts at Herne Bay.
White Cliffs Country is home to a number of England’s most magnificent country parks and gardens. Wander through tranquil Goodstone Gardens, made famous by Jane Austen, or follow the tree-lined avenues of the Secret Gardens of Sandwich. During your stay in a White Cliffs Country holiday cottage, visit one or two of the region’s quirkier attractions, such as the famous Ham Sandwich road sign, or Dover’s White Horse Inn, where the walls are covered in the signatures of Channel swimmers. Reserve an afternoon for a walk along the world-famous White Cliffs of Dover, before visiting the imposing Dover Castle – and don’t leave your White Cliffs Country holiday cottage without spending a day watching passing ships on one of the coastline’s stunning sand and shingle beaches.
White Cliffs Country is famous for its festivals and regattas, including Deal Folk by the Sea, Sandwich Folk and Ale Festival and The Sandwich Celebration, where the Earl of Sandwich, who is said to have invented the sandwich by ordering beef in two slices of bread, is remembered. With its ancient pubs, fine dining restaurants and thriving farmers’ markets, White Cliffs Country is a food-lover’s paradise. Nestled in the heart of the Garden of England, this is a region which takes local, organic produce seriously.