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Brighton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 21, 2013

Truly a relaxing retreat. Beautiful accommodations, stylishly furnished with oak floors and furniture, sparklingly clean... We were generously provided for! There were Molton Brown toiletries, white waffle robes, soft white sheets, and a fridge stocked with breakfast goodies. Everything from the home made shortbread to the fresh fruit platter and creamy yoghurts were deliciously appreciated. But perhaps most remarkable was...

1Thank Sam T
Enfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 16, 2013

My Wife and i wanted a quiet weekend away from hustle and bustle of London. Orchard retreat was idylic for some rest and recuperation in the middle of the beautiful Kent countryside, with many lovely towns and the south coast all within easy reach. It is set at the bottom of the owners charming garden right next to an pear...

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Reviewed September 10, 2012

Katrina and I stayed at Orchard Retreat over the weekend whilst attending a wedding in a nearby village. It's very easy to get to from London by train (less than an hour from Charing Cross) and great to be transported to such idyllic settings after a stressful week in town. Lynda kindly collected us from the station, advised on taxis...

1Thank StephenFletcher
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 7, 2012

Orchard retreat is set at the back of the owners incredibly beautiful garden, with an orchard at the back and a pretty pond at the front. The B&B is perfect. It is equipped with everything you need, it is immaculate, cosy, lovely Molton Brown products in the bathroom and a delicious breakfast provided for you. I would highly recommend Orchard...

Thank Elisabeth987
Reviewed September 25, 2011

From the moment we glimpsed Orchard Retreat whilst making our way through the beautiful garden, we knew we'd made a great choice. The Retreat is stunning and fully deserves its name. We didn't want to leave! Beautifully decorated and furnished, it is perfect for a couple looking for a relaxing place to stay. Lynda and Jeremy were fantastic hosts -...

3Thank EdenWedding
Reviewed August 28, 2011

Spent 2 lovely days in this little oasis with my wife whilst visiting family in the area.The summerhouse is situated at the end of a gorgeously manicured garden away from the main building and to just say it's peaceful and ideallic doesn't do it justice. The summerhouse itself lends itself to the B52's song 'loveshack'.A fantastically comfy bed,a fridge,a tv,tea...

2Thank Dickeylegs
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 22, 2011

We stayed at the Orchard Retreat for our one year wedding anniversary and we were not disappointed. The mother-in-law had called ahead as she had send a card. Lynda very kindly congratulated us and gave us a card as well, which was a nice touch. The location, the facilities, the continental breakfast all were perfect. Only very tiny issue was...

Thank srm1977
OrchardRetreat, Owner at Orchard Retreat, responded to this review

I was so sorry to read in your review about the television reception. I will,of course, replace and update this facility. I do wish you had mentioned it to me personally but was very pleased to read that you, along with most of our other previous guests, enjoyed your stay at The Orchard Retreat. Our aim is to accommodate our...

Reviewed August 11, 2011

Orchard Retreat is a super place to stay. Everything speaks quality, yet it is still extremely relaxing and comfortable place just to be yourself. Lynda's recommendations are spot on and her breakfasts are amazing. We stay in a lot of B & Bs but the quality of her bacon and sausages are the best I have ever tasted. Don't let...

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OrchardRetreat, Owner at Orchard Retreat, responded to this review

I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay here at The Orchard Retreat and I will pass your compliments on to our local butcher about his sausages! Lynda Treliving

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 31, 2011

The Orchard Retreat was a great B&B experience. The accommodation was high spec and very comfortable. Situated in a beautiful garden next to a duck pond and backing onto an orchard, it was relaxing and tranquil. Will definitely stay again!

1Thank Felly78
Reviewed May 4, 2011

Orchard retreat is a wonderful place to stay, if like us you love peace and quiet just the birds singing this is just perfect.Set in a beautiful garden with lovely views of the orchards.Lovely selection for breakfast and very friendly owners,a five star luxury at a very good price,felt like being in another world,hope to return one day soon

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This completely self-contained, picturesque studio, situated within beautiful landscaped gardens and adjacent to pear orchards is close to Sissinghurst Castle Garden, Leeds Castle, Bodiam Catle and many other National Trust properties. For garden lovers there are numerous National Garden Scheme locations nearby and for walkers there is of course the Bedgebury Pinetum. We are centrally located in the Weald of Kent. just 8 miles south of Maidstone and within easy driving distance of Royal Tunbridge Wells. There is a regular train service to London Charing Cross (1 hour) from the station in the village, 1 mile away. ... more   less 

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Address: St. Ann's Green Lane, Marden TN12 9AQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Marden
Price Range: $70 - $83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 1
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