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Keepers House, Leeds Castle

Holiday Cottage in Leeds Village, Kent

from £660 pwSleeps 10

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Keepers House, Leeds Castle Summary

Keepers House is a picturesque self-catering holiday cottage and has an abundance of charm and character. Situated within the truly stunning grounds of Leeds Castle and overlooking Weir Pond, the location of this Kentish holiday home is second to none. This spacious cottage has a wealth of traditional charm with many original features including beams, inglenook fireplaces and exposed brick and stone work. The spacious living areas and generous bedrooms make this the perfect place for large groups to holiday together. Beautiful soft furnishings hand sewn by the castle seamstress and a large garden backing onto woodland add to the ambience of the property. This self-catering holiday cottage would be a perfect base for those wishing to explore the Kent countryside. It is a walker's paradise with acres of castle grounds to explore and a comfortable cottage to come back to, what more could you want from a short break or longer vacation in the Kent countryside.

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Keepers House, Leeds Castle Holiday Accommodation

Keepers House, Leeds Castle: sleeps 10 in 5 bedrooms, kitchen, 2 bathrooms, reception area.

Ground floor

Hallway with space for coats and shoes

Kitchen with AGA and additional electric oven with gas hob, breakfast bar with stools and a wooden table seating a further 4 people to one side of the kitchen.

Archway leads through to a large utility room with washing machine, dishwasher, fridge/freezer and tumble dryer.

Bathroom with ball and claw bath and shower over, wash hand basin and WC.

Double bedroom (sleeps 2) with Queen Anne style double bed, fitted double wardrobe and drawer space

The sitting room area has seating for 10, inglenook fireplace, large refectory table with chairs seating 10

First floor

Master bedroom (sleeps 2) in a king size sleigh bed, chest of drawers

Twin room (sleeps 2) with 2 single beds, chest of drawers

Double bedroom (sleeps 2) with fitted wardrobe offering plenty of storage during your stay.

The family bathroom is also on the first floor and has a bath with shower over, wash hand basin and WC.

Second floor

Attic bedroom (sleeps 2) with zip link beds (twin beds or double), chest of drawers and hanging space

Shower room with WC

A TV with DVD player has been provided for use during your stay

Outside

Pretty cottage terrace garden with various different places to sit and enjoy the peace and tranquillity of this very special property, table and seating for 6

There is a paved terrace area with garden table, chairs and parasol as well as a BBQ, the ideal place to cook up a summer feast.

You approach the house along a gravel driveway with plenty of off road parking.

Local Information about Leeds Village, Kent

Leeds Castle is just a few miles from the Kentish town of Maidstone and has been quoted as "the loveliest castle in the world". Set within 500 acres of stunning parkland and with a host of things to do you would be hard pressed to find a more magical place to stay. With a moated castle, spacious grounds and even a maze there is plenty to keep everyone amused for a whole day out.

For those who like excitement Leeds Castle also has a Go Ape attraction which is a high wire climbing adventure through the treetops. Take to the trees and speed down the zip lines, enjoy the rope bridges, Tarzan swings and crossings all set high above the forest floor.

Why not have a go at a Segway Tour and take in the sights and sounds of the castle not usually seen by visitors on foot, the perfect way to spend an afternoon. Perhaps finish off your tour by having a cream tea in the Fairfax Hall the converted barn restaurant within the grounds.

Maybe a hot air balloon flight is more to your liking. Simply nothing can compare with the sensation and experience of a flight in the Leeds Castle Hot Air Balloon. Flying shortly after sunrise or before sunset, a flight over the stunning Kent countryside is an exhilarating yet tranquil experience that will be remembered long after the flight is over. A Leeds Castle Hot Air Balloon ride makes an unusual, exciting and surprising gift for those special occasions.

For golf enthusiasts don't forget to bring your golf clubs, with a par 33 2681 yard course within the grounds, what better way to spend an afternoon, you could even book a lesson with the castle PGA golf professional Steve Purves.

If falconry is your thing why not book some time with the castle falconer, Mark Brattle, You will never forget the moment when a hawk first swoops down and lands on your gloved fist. This experience will be offered for the first time during 2012, be one of the first to take part in this new exhilarating experience.

For those wishing to make a day trip to France, Kent offers both the Eurostar Train at Ashford and the Channel Tunnel at Folkestone which will transport you to a French location in 30 minutes - just don't forget to pack your passport! And with London being less than an hour's drive from the doorstep you are ideally placed for exploring the South East.

For more ideas please visit our 'things to do' section on the website.

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