Khina Cottage

Broadstairs, Kent, England

An exceptional cottage set above a charming seaside town, on a chalk headland, next to North Foreland Lighthouse.

Key Points

  • Delightful cottage on the North Foreland Lighthouse in the quintessential seaside town of Broadstairs.
  • Suitable for a maximum of 3 adults in kingsize, single & pull out bed.
  • Enjoy a seaside stroll to the pub for a hearty plate of food.

Description

Above the charming seaside town of Broadstairs, on a chalk headland is the delightful child friendly Khina Cottage which is next to North Foreland Lighthouse. Its spectacular location means that fun, sandy beaches are just a short stroll away. The cottage can sleeps 3+1 in a king size bed, single bed & a pull out single bed, however is best suited to a maximum of 3 adults.

On the ground floor there is a fully equipped kitchen leading onto a dining room with seating for 4 people. You can then relax in the cosy living room area around the gas effect fire. The cottage also has gas central heating to ensure you are kept warm & toasty.The bathroom can also be found on the ground floor. On the first floor you can fine the two well sized nautical style bedrooms. Shared with the neighbouring cottage is over an acre of lawned garden and patio area to enjoy the fresh seaside air.

Khina Cottage is located at the far eastern tip of Kent, a few minutes walk from Joss bay, a beautiful sandy beach. The earliest reference to a light on North Foreland was given in a deed dated 1499 and, at that time, it was almost certain that the beacon was used to warn of attack or piracy rather than as an aid to navigation. The lighthouse does not have a fog signal.

The closest pub to the property is just a 10 minute stroll away, The Captain Digby Inn which serves hearty food & North Foreland Golf Club is also very close by. Broadstairs is a quinteseential Victorian seaside town, which has literary associations with Charles Dickens, the town holds a Dickens Festival in June each year & a popular Folk Music Week in August.

Guests should be aware that the lighthouses and equipment need regular and sometimes emergency maintenance. Therefore visits by maintenance staff may occur at any time during the year. However, staff will do their best to ensure guest privacy at all times.

Two dogs allowed at small additional charge, please note the site is not enclosed and has direct access to a road. No smoking. There is a travel cot, highchair and stairgate available upon request. Car parking is provided.

The minimum stay is 3 nights. In July & August the change over day is Saturday (in these months the minimum stay is 7 nights).

Please click check availability & select your dates to view the price of your stay.

Room Types

Double
Single

Features

Bathroom

 Bath

 Shower

 Toilet

Amenities

 Fireplace

 Tumble dryer

 Washing machine

Outdoor

 Garden

 Patio

Nearby (within 5 miles)

 Beach

 Pub / Bar

 Pub within walking distance

 Restaurant

 Shops

 Waterfront

Entertainment

 TV

On Arrival

 Welcome pack

Kitchen

 Dishwasher

 Freezer

 Fridge

 Kettle

 Microwave

 Oven

Young Children

 Cot

 High chair

 Stairgate

Parking

 Free parking

Nearest Airport/s

Gatwick


Content updated on 7th January 2022 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom