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The Old Kent Barn

Smersole Farm | Swingfield, Swingfield CT15 7HF, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our best friends used the Old Kent Barn as their wedding venue. The staff were so friendly and accommodating. The grounds are beautiful, complete with bandstand and lush gardens. The food was cooked to perfection and the rooms were very cosy, clean and comfortable. Thank you to all the staff who made it such a special day.

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Herne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank you Old Kent Barn for providing my daughter with the perfect wedding!You even made sure the weather was perfect for us too!Cannot thank Kylie and Miles enough for making sure that everything went according to plan so that we could relax and enjoy our daughters special day.Also to Pat the registrar for a lovely ceremony and 'the sheep in... More 

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Fleet, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended a family wedding here and agreed with my daughter when she said it was the nicest wedding venue she had been too. Absolutely beautiful, food lovely, setting amazing, staff attentive and friendly.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

So many of our guests, even our photographer has said The Old Kent Barn is the best wedding venue they have ever been to! Claire and her team are incredible, they gave us the most perfect day. They couldn't have done more for us, each touch made our day the best it could have been. From the first phone call... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

we were wedding guests here & were really impressed by this lovely venue. The organisation & smoothness of the event by the staff was perfect and it made for a really enjoyable day. Accomodation at nearby Premiere Inn was convenient for an overnight stay.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We had our wedding at the Old Kent Barn in October 2014 and it couldn't have been more perfect. The grounds are beautiful and the barn was just the perfect setting for our day. Emily, Claire and the team were so helpful from the moment we booked the venue. Always on hand to answer my questions (and I had a... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This is the most idyllic place I can think of to have a wedding. The setting is beautiful. It is an ideal venue to get married, party and stay all in one place. Certainly also makes it a lot easier for guests. All of the guests agreed that it was the most perfect setting. The owners did everything possible to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Absolutely fabulous, the perfect wedding for our daughter. All of the guests remarked on what a beautiful venue The Old Kent Barn is. And, the facilitators and staff were brilliant, a special 'thank you' to Emily. A huge amount of thought, time and effort went into creating the wedding day and everything went off without a hitch. Nothing was too... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

My daughter and her new husband married at the Old Kent Barn on the 1st August. We had visited The Barn (after researching many other places) a year before to see one of their open days and were in no doubt that this was the venue our couple wanted. The owners and staff were helpful and willing to accommodate our... More 

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Welling, null, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

What a fantastic place to get hitched and party all in one place the barn were the party was held is perfect for between 100&200 guests large dance floor great bar and not overpriced like many venues of its kind will be recommending it to any one geting married were ever thay live

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