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“Knocklofty”
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25 reviews
Enjoy a glass of bubbles in the hot tub - it's on all the time!
Back garden for enjoying the weather and hot tub
Brand new hot tub with room for four
40 inch Smart TV with Sky package and access to Netflix etc
Contemporary sofa and lighting
Large bay with original sash windows
Open plan dining and living area
Cosy dining area with seating for four people
Mr Moose
Great chill out space
Exposed original brick fireplace
Brand new kitchen with breakfast bar to grab a cup of tea
Induction hob and oven for the cook in the family
Coffee machine and complimentary coffee capsules
All the wine and beer glasses you might need
Knocklofty is always dressed for the season
Dressing table in the front bedroom
King platform bed in the front bedroom
Upstairs landing
Fresh bathroom decor
Warm fluffy towels
Contemporary sink and power shower
Clothes storage in the rear bedroom
King bed with cosy memory foam mattress for a great nights sleep
Room with a view over the fields
High quality bedding throughout
Hamman towels for use with the Hot tub
Special occasion decorations, flowers and champagne can be arranged
The Hot tub is in a sunny corner of the garden
Fresh flowers for our guests
Beautiful contemporary decor
Bearsted Green is a 5 minute walk away with a good selection of top quality restaurants
At the weekends you can also catch a game of cricket
The Sunday farmers market  - 2nd Sunday in the month
The White Horse gastro pub
The Fish on the Green for special occasions
The Oak on the Green with a great menu
Our favourite restaurant -try the steaks!
Bearsted station is a 5 minute walk away and the open countryside offers a wide range of walks
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Bearsted, Maidstone, Kent, England

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Jacob W
1 review
“Knocklofty”
Reviewed May 4, 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Lovely property and the hosts where very welcoming and helpful. Would gladly recommend to a friend..

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Reviewed March 21, 2017 for a stay in March 2017

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Kyle S
1 review
“Knocklofty was perfect!”
Reviewed December 20, 2016 for a stay in December 2016

We needed a house for the weekend in Bearsted so we could meet with friends for an early Christmas get together. Knocklofty was a really nice house with great furnishings and a perfect location. The hot tub made the stay even more enjoyable!

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Peter P
United Kingdom
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17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“A lovely cottage in a very attractive area of Kent.”
Reviewed November 14, 2016 for a stay in November 2016
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We are a family of three adults, who stayed at 'Knocklofty' for two nights, in the early part of November, having needed to travel down from Lincolnshire to Kent, to attend a family funeral.

'Knocklofty' was a lovely cottage, which was presented as a very clean, warm and comfortable 'home from home'. It had all the mod-cons, together with free Sky TV and Internet access.

The property is sited a short walk or drive to the nearby village green, where there are several eateries of a good standard to take advantage of. The County Town of Maidstone, is only a short drive away from Knocklofty, as are a considerable number of other shopping areas and places of interest and walks to enjoy.

The whole transaction proved a very positive experience, with the booking being completed seamlessly through Trip Advisor & Paypal, with further helpful communications, being provided, via text, from the very helpful owners Barbara & Mike.

As such, therefore, we have no hesitation in recommending to others, booking this particular property, when wanting to stay in the Maidstone / Bearstead area and it's beautiful surrounding environs.

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Liked best: The cleanliness comfort and tranquility.
Liked least: Nothing.
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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TanMoriso...
1 review
“Lovely cottage break”
Reviewed October 12, 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Excellent property, great location. Hot tub is an added bonus. 5 mins walk to village and lovely restaurants. Would definitely book again, owners are great.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Mediafrui...
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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“Cute little cottage ”
Reviewed September 19, 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Me and my friends stayed here for a girly weekend and it was very nice and relaxing. Not only was the cottage beautiful, but the hot tub was amazing! Moreover, the owners Barbara and Mike were very friendly and welcoming. They checked up on us and provided us with recommendations. Great location, if you like peace and quiet. A lovely little retreat.

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VikingDev...
Devon, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
“Oustanding In Every Way!”
Reviewed August 23, 2016 for a stay in August 2016
1
person found this review helpful

We wanted a base to see family and friends in the area and, after much research, picked this as it seemed to fit the bill. Not only were we not disappointed but were bowled over by the delightful owners, the seriously high quality interior of the property and its proximity to Bearsted Green and brilliant nearby dog walks. The photos of Knocklofty do not do it justice and, despite only being a 2-bed cottage, it contrived to feel much bigger than the sum of its parts. All this for the nightly price of a very middling hotel - we would book again in a heart beat!

How easy was it to book the property? How helpful were the directions to the property?
How easy was key pickup/access to the property? Overall condition of the property
Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
Bathroom cleanliness Other facilities & amenities
Service
Liked best: High quality of the interior
Liked least: Having to leave
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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