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Old Post sitting room
Old Post cottage main double bedroom
Old Post cottage fully equipped kitchen
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Rodmersham, Sittingbourne, Kent, England

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Allan P
1 review
“Perfect in every way.”
Reviewed April 26, 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Delightful location on village green just over the road from a traditional pub serving food. Cafe a few yards away. Many visitor attractions within easy driving distance. Very high standard of accommodation and cleanliness with attention to detail. Good WiFi ! Owner very helpful. I would love to stay here again. Thoroughly recommended.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Apr 27, 2017
Thank you we are delighted we could help and that you enjoyed your stay. Happy travels and we hope to welcome you back.
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Julie C
Dulverton, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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“Perfect little cottage in beautiful Kent village”
Reviewed April 13, 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Monique the owner is amazing and dealt with our incredibly last minute booking with great efficiency. The cottage is wonderful and equipped with everything you need, including binoculars for bird watching! It is a great location opposite the green in Rodmersham a small peaceful village surrounded by orchards and fields. We were visiting family locally and enjoyed great walks amongst the cherry, apple and pear trees in blossom. Coffee or lunch in the village shop/cafe at the end of the row of cottages is a must.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Apr 16, 2017
Thank you for the lovely review, we hope we can welcome you and your family again.
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RachelKer...
Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Fabulous Home Away From Home!”
Reviewed July 15, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

This was our second visit to Old Post and we loved it just as much and maybe even more. There is everything that we need to live away from home as well as a stunning village and countryside on our doorstep and a short drive down the road to visit family and friends. We really love staying here and will be back in 2 years for our next visit if not before. Thanks again Monique for making everything so easy and straightforward with regard to booking and access. Always love the welcome basket and fresh flowers from your garden too. Rachel

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Nothing
Traveling group: Young Children
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Older travelers Families with young children
People with pets
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Management Response
Jul 16, 2016
Thank you Rachel, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back!
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Christine...
Belfast, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Beautiful rural location for a perfect week in sunny Kent.”
Reviewed August 11, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

This lovely little cottage is in an idyllic location in the village of Rodmersham, opposite a duck pond, a very handy pub a few yards away and a coffee shop (try the apple shortbread - yum) nearly next door.

The Cottage itself had everything you could ever need and a comprehensive information pack.
Monique was very helpful and nothing was too much trouble - even when on arrival we had a little trouble with the front door she very quickly came to the rescue (our fault just turning the key the wrong way!!)

The cottage is in a perfect situation for touring this beautiful county. Canterbury is an easy drive and the beaches of the Kent coast are very close by. We thoroughly enjoyed our week and to top it off the weather was extremely kind to us.

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Liked best: The location and amenities nearby.
Liked least: The bed in the master bedroom could be a little more comfy.
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Older travelers Families with young children
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Management Response
Aug 18, 2015
Thank you, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay, we look forward to welcoming you again. Kind regards Monique
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Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 16, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

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Liked best: The presentation and homeliness of this delightful cottage
Liked least: Having to leave!!!!!
Traveling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Jakob S
Exloo, The Netherlands
1 review
“Lovely holiday cottage on a nice location”
Reviewed October 28, 2013 for a stay in October 2013

We stayed a week with a family of four. Our daughters (12 and 9) were delighted from the moment we entered. They loved the cottage so much that they didn't want to leave.

Booking was very easy. Questions were answered immediately. On arrival we found a nice welcome pack with plenty of first essentials. Even milk, eggs and butter were provided. All necessities were available for a cosy and relaxing holiday. Environment friendly where possible.

Rodmersham Green is a nice village, rurally set, with easy access to Sittingbourne. From this location many attractions are in easy reach. London is approx. 1 1/4 hrs by train, directly to Victoria station.
Nice golf courses are nearby. Faversham and Sittingbourne are very good. There is a Pay and play nearby on the other side of the A2.
Brogdale farm is the place for your local food. They have an excellent display of matured meat, sausages and more.

The Fruiterers Arms is the village pub on the other side of the main road. It offers good food and has a very welcome atmosphere.

We can recommend The Old Post to all, especially to families. The perfect base for exploring Kent.

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Liked best: The location. Local shop/tearoom and pub with good food in walking distance.
Liked least: If anything then maybe parking is an isue. But not really a problem.
Traveling group: Young Children
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
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Chris T
Lefkada, Greece
Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Charming Cottage in Beautiful Surroundings”
Reviewed October 9, 2013 for a stay in October 2013
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We stayed here for 1 week in October. We found the Cottage easily and were delighted with it's location and the entire layout and furnishings of the cottage.

The location is excellent for exploring North Kent with easy access to major roads, local footpaths and cycle ways.

The Village pub is well run with friendly owners and staff. The local people were also very friendly and welcomed us into their company.

The owner dealt with our booking in a professional and friendly manner. The welcome pack was excellent and the fresh flowers in the sitting room a nice touch.

Our only downside was that the allocated parking space behind the cottage was a little awkward for a large car. We did however find alternative parking on the green only yards from the front door.

Overall we could not fault or visit and would highly recommend it to others.

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Liked best: Location, Standard of Property, Information and Local History Books to assist in enjoying your stay.
Liked least: Parking.
Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children 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 your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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