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Swan Street Barn

Swan Street Blossom
4 reviews
Swan Street Blossom
Spring at Swan Street
Large spacious lounge
Period Dining Room with seating for 10
Fully equipped kitchen
Fully equipped kitchen with additional dining area
Our period Blue bedroom with en-suite
Luxurious en suite and period features
Our period Black bedroom with en-suite
Ducks on the pond
Elvis & Ringo
Winter on the Farm
Barn -
4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Charing, Ashford, Kent, England
Swan Street Barn is set within the grounds of 15thc hall house, in idyllic Kent countryside. The Barn is a traditional 17thc Kentish barn, lovingly converted to a very high standard to provide the most modern comforts, complementing the original historic timber frame. Extremely spacious, luxury accommodation, with magnificent picture windows, underfloor heating, luxury bathrooms and and very well equipped kitchen, perfect for families. It is situated on a small holding guests are welcome to walk round and enjoy the animals.

For stays of 3 to 5 days please contact owner for discounted price.

The historic villages of Charing and Lenham are only minutes away with restaurants and local shops. The Red Lion pub with good food is only a 5 min walk. Easy access to London from Ashford Intl , only 37 mins by train. Near to Leeds Castle and the c...
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About the Owner, Joanna S
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 4 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
I am available by phone through out your stay and can visit you on site if needed.
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Listing #HL78400
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Excellent - based on 4 reviews
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  • English first
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Ashford, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014
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We stayed at Swan Street Barn in May this year for a long weekend. The accommodation is fantastic, luxurious and spacious with everything you could need especially in the kitchen which is very well equipped. The barn it’s self is huge with plenty of space for a family get together. There are 2 great dining areas and a picture window...

Reviewed 4 December 2012 for a stay in November 2012
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Newcastle, England
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2011 for a stay in April 2011
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I stayed at Swan Street with my family in April 2011. The barn is well equiped and beautifully decorated. I've stayed in lots of self-catering properties over the years and this is easily the nicest property I've visted yet. They were 6 adults and 1 child in my party, however the barn could comfortably sleep 10. There is also plenty...

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • 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
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Period features
Vaulted galleried reception
Countryside views
Formal dining area
Kitchen/Family room
Casual dining area
Large comfortable lounge
Utility room
Bedroom four is a 2nd floor bedroom accessed via 1st floor bedroom.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No parties or events Maximum occupancy at any one time 10 people, including visitors. The barn is not suitable for 10 adults - it provides accommodation for a combination of 6 to...
    1 Full bath
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Sofa
    2 Cribs
    2 Twins
    3 Kings
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
16 Apr 2018 -
24 May 2018
Late Spring
2 nights
25 May 2018 -
3 Jun 2018
Spring Hol
3 nights
4 Jun 2018 -
30 Jun 2018
2 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Canadian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: C$449 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Beautiful tranquil;Darling Buds of May; countryside, hop gardens, oast houses, apple orchards, picture-postcard villages and historic buildings give this part of Kent its own unique flavour.Nostalgic steam railways, windmills, vineyards, beautiful gardens and historic National Trust properties mix easily with first class shopping and excellent places to eat.Charing is situated between Maidstone and Ashford.

Follow Charings village trail and discover the former Archbishop's Palace, visited by Henry's VII and VIII and the numerous historic buildings and footpaths leading to the Pilgrims Way.
Away from the coast are the five towns known as the Heart of Kent. Discover the area’s past and present in Maidstone, in Ashford, in Tonbridge, in Sevenoaks and in Royal Tunbridge Wells.

Getting around
Easy access to London from Ashford Intl , only 37 mins by train. Near to Leeds Castle and the cathedral city of Canterbury. A short drive into the heart of the Weald with its charming villages and historic attractions. Both Kent coasts can be reached within 20 minutes, including the fishing town of Whitstable famed for its oysters, to the north, and Dover with its historic castle and white cliffs to the south. Golfers have numerous courses to choose from.Other outdoor pursuits include miles of beautiful walks such as the Pilgrims Way on the North downs, and not forgetting the cycling and horse riding.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Gatwick: 60.0 km
Railway: Charing: 2.0 km
Ferry: Dover: 35.0 km
Take M20 J8 exit
At the roundabout, take the second exit 0.3 miles
At the roundabout, take the first exit onto Ashford Road A20 0.4 miles
At the roundabout, take the second exit onto Ashford Road A20 0.1 miles
At the roundabout, take the first exit onto Ashford Road A20 6.9 miles
Continue onto A20 1.0 miles
Turn right onto Hook Lane 0.8 miles (turning is before the garage)
At the crossroads turn right onto Charing Heath road 0.2 miles
Travel along Charing Heath Road for about 0.25 miles

Swan Street is on the left .

From M20 Dover direction

Take M20 J9 exit
At the roundabout, take the first exit onto Fougeres Way A20 0.3 miles
At the roundabout, take the fourth exit onto Maidstone Road A20 0.5 miles
At the roundabout, take the second exit onto Maidstone Road A20 4.4 miles
Turn left ont...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 25.0 km.
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