Rural views from Chartwell - book a Kent cottage in the High Weald or Downs

Rural views from Chartwell - book a Kent cottage in the High Weald or Downs

Perfect for families, holidays with pets or as a cosy retreat, a Kent cottage holiday offers flexibility in an idyllic rural or coastal location. From Georgian cottages in the Kent Downs to pet friendly farmhouses and barn conversions in the High Weald, Kent’s rural Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty contain hundreds of pretty cottages including some stunning period farmhouses and family friendly barn conversion within leisure complexes featuring onsite swimming pools, tennis and more. For the ultimate Kent cottage experience stay in one of the region's landmark oast house conversions.

You’ll find cottages brimming with heritage charm around the Kent Coast. Spectacularly situated cliff top cottages are around St Margarets Bay near Dover overlooking the White Cliffs. Character and luxury aren’t hard to find amongst the region’s holiday cottage choice with beautiful fisherman’s cottage retreats in plentiful supply, located near coast path walks, best seafood restaurants, real ale inns and coastal nature reserves. Whether a long or short let, or for business, leisure or relocation, Kent cottages are across the region, and they make great rural bases within easy reach of top tourist and travel centres like Canterbury and Dover.

Kent's distinctive oast houses

Kent's distinctive oast houses

Cottages in the Kent High Weald and Downs

Choose from a superb range of character cottages here in Kent. Iconic oast house conversions are widely available across the Weald and Downs, usually Grade Listed and offering a wealth of luxury extras. Base yourself in a pet friendly Wealden cottage with a pretty enclosed garden, parking and a great location just a short walk from a local Kentish inn serving fine Shepherd Neame ales. Cottage accommodation offers the flexibility to come and go as you please with the Seven Wonders of the Weald gardens and castle estates within easy reach.

Having a 'home from home' base in rural Kent means you'll have ample space for storing outdoor equipment and bikes, or an enclosed garden ideal for pets and children. Find luxurious holiday cottages with country views here on iknow, situated conveniently close to famous gardens and estate attractions. In rural West Kent a host of luxury cottages are perfectly placed for exploring some of the South East’s most famous historic homes and country estates including Sir Winston Churchill’s former home Chartwell at Westerham and spectacular Knole near Sevenoaks, historic estate of the Sackville Wests.

Stay in a luxury Whitstable cottage close to the harbour and best seafood dining!

Stay in a luxury Whitstable cottage close to the harbour and best seafood dining!

Coastal Cottages in Kent

Looking for that luxurious coastal retreat. Find your perfect cottage bolthole here in Kent in beautiful coastal locations such as Whitsable and Seasalter on the North coast. A selection of stunning boutique cottage gems in Whitstable are ideal for families with pets too or for couples looking for that romantic cottage with a hot tub and stylish contemporary interior. Stay in a luxury cottage around the Thanet coast close to award-winning beaches and world class marinas. Kent’s coastal cottage selection features everything from modern mews holiday homes to classic seaside bungalows and elegant Victorian and Edwardian houses perfect for large family groups.

Cottages in Kent

  • Whitstable & Herne Bay
    Prices from
    £280
    Per week (seasonal) Sleeps 2-6
     
    Self-catering holiday cottages on the North Kent coast with a large number of properties available, all decorated to a high standard and with many suited to a family break.
     
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    £85
    Per night (seasonal min stay applies) sleeps 2-5
     
    Modern two bedroom Rye holiday accommodation with private parking, well equipped kitchen & bathroom with shower. Short breaks welcome. Reduced rates for 1-2 people. Sleeps up to 5.
     
  • Deal
    Sleeps 4
    Prices from
    £386
    Per week (seasonal), sleeps 4
     
    This is a bright, terraced cottage located in the heart of the seaside resort of Walmer, South East England, sleeping four people in two bedrooms.
     
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  • Rochester
    Prices from
    £85
    Per Night for 2 nights or more.
     
    Luxury self catering holiday accommodation in historic Rochester. Ideal for a romantic weekend getaway! King sized bed, fully fitted kitchen and WIFI access.
     
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  • Whitstable
    Sleeps 5
    Prices from
    £289
    Per week (seasonal)
     
    Delightful self-catering holiday cottage just minutes from Tankerton Beach, Whitstable Harbour and a range of local attractions, for home from home holidays.
     
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  • Sevenoaks
    Sleeps 8
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    £1,154
    Per week (seasonal), sleeps 8
     
    This detached barn conversion is located in Knockholt in Kent and can sleep eight people in three bedrooms.
     
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