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Slippery Sams

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6 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Petham, Canterbury, Kent, England
Located on the old Roman road, Stone Street, around 5 miles out of Canterbury on the way to Hythe this is an 18th Century barn which has been converted into two holiday cottages that can be internally linked to form one large property for big parties.

Smuggler's Rest is a two-storey, four-bedroomed property and Moonrakers is a two bedroomed ground floor property which is also suitable for disabled use, giving 5 doubles and a twin in total. A cot is also available.

Being a former pub/restaurant/hotel the property has sizeable grounds with ample parking areas. The barn has lawns to the sides and rear and guests are welcome to make use of the outside facilities. Picnic tables/seats and barbecue are supplied.

Slippery Sam's dates from around 1450 and is a Grade II listed building. It is named after Samuel Jackson, a notorious smu...
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Listing #HL4498701
About the Owner
Ian W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2013
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

loads of room for my party of 6 adults and 4 children and baby, 2 kitchens and lounges worked very well as we had to sort dietry needs too .it had all we needed for our stay, ok no dishwasher, but that wasn't really a...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile


ian803, VR Owner at Slippery Sams, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2018


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Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

Me and my family have just got back from staying here for a wedding and I must say we will be back as the kids loved the space and the adults loved the rooms. Also the owners where lovely and always just a shout for...More

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ian803, VR Owner at Slippery Sams, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2017

Thanks guys. Look forward to welcoming you back.

  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Fulls
    1 Queen
    1 Bunk
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 10.0 km.
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