Little Dodges - Self Catering Holiday Cottage Accommodation for Rent,
Curtisden Green, Goudhurst, near Tunbridge Wells, Kent, UK
Book weeks commencing 11 May and 18 May and get 10% discount!
(Please mention this if booking)
Self-catering holiday cottage for two to seven persons, located in the Weald of Kent, the Garden of England*
If you are looking for
"Holiday Cottages in Kent " or "Self Catering Accommodation in Kent" then
we believe you have found it. Little Dodges is a newly converted detached traditional stable
providing a high standard holiday home of spacious two/three bed ground floor accommodation with
many original features.
Little Dodges is set in the grounds of the owner's Oast House, with outstanding
far-reaching views over the Weald of Kent, an area known as "The Garden of
We are 1 hour from London by train - Marden railway station is within 3 miles. The Channel Tunnel is
only 45 minutes drive, and the nearest town, Cranbrook, is 4 miles away. The picturesque
village of Goudhurst is famous for its charm and has a very good range of shops and pubs.
Many of the village buildings are of great historical interest and the Church dates from
the 12th century. The major towns of Tunbridge Wells, Maidstone, Tonbridge and
Tenterden are also nearby. Canterbury can be reached in approximately one and a half hours.
Little Dodges Self Catering Holiday Cottage Accommodation is just 20 25 minutes drive
from Royal Tunbridge Wells. Tunbridge Wells offers a wealth of culture and attractions. It
is of course a famous Spa Town. In Georgian times Tunbridge Wells became a well-known and
popular spa resort. The pretty colonnaded walkway known as the Pantiles has become probably
the most well known view of Royal Tunbridge Wells. The Pantiles remains a pleasant place to
browse, shop, eat and drink and stroll.
Spacious, comfortable living accommodation having a vaulted ceiling and skylights with original honey coloured pine beams throughout.
The Living area has two sofas and an easy chair. A polished wood coffee table and further side table are appropriately spaced for the leisure of the occupants. A cosy standard lamp is able to further illuminate the area which is lit by wall lights and fully carpeted. Rest and relaxation is complete with a Television, DVD and Video player. There is also terrestial television programmes available free of charge. The long North facing windows allow views of the surrounding panoramic countryside in the Weald of Kent.
The Dining area of the cottage has a dark wood polished table and matching seating for six persons. The floor is newly laid with ceramic tiles. A Sony radio/cassette/CD player serves both the Sitting and Dining areas. A bookcase containing children’s videos and various DVD’s and books is accessible as is a small sideboard housing place mats, table cloths and folders including a large assortment of brochures showing information on places of interest, opening times and cost.
- Free wireless Internet access
- Pay phone (accepts debit/credit cards)
This is fully equipped for self catering accommodation with a dishwasher, larder fridge with ice compartment, microwave and electric cooker with ceramic hob incorporating a grill.
The newly laid floor area comprises ceramic tiles with kitchen units of cosy terracotta red with original Italian wall tiles. There is also a bread bin, toaster and kettle with ample glasses, mugs, china, pots and pans.
This is a separate area housing a washing machine and tumble drier.
The accommodation has a bath with a handy mixer shower over the taps and an anti slip mat is available. There is a separate shower cubicle with a clear folding door. Further, there is a pedestal basin and toilet. A two door pine mirrored cabinet is available for storage of items and includes a hairdryer. The floor is tiled with ceramic tiles and the bathroom is complete new fitted towel rail.
Double bedroom with ensuite shower
NEW to the cottage. This bedroom has a pine double bed (4ft 6”) with pine chests of drawers on either side with table lamps. The fitted wardrobe has ample shelving and hanging space for clothes. Pretty chintz curtains and new carpet make it cosy and welcoming.
The ensuite shower room contains a wc, basin and shower cubicle which is fully tiled. There is wooden shelving and towel rails. The floor is tiled with ceramic tiles.
Super King Double or Twin room
This pleasant beamed room has a 2 single 3 ft beds and mattresses that zip and link the beds into one super King size bed, whichever is preferred. A small wooden table separates the two beds with a table lamp. There is also a separate wardrobe with plenty of hanging space and a three drawer pine chest with mirrored unit on top.
The room benefits from a new carpet and pretty cottage style chintz curtains.
Twin bed room
This room is also beamed and has two three foot metal bedsteads. A chest of four drawers is situated between the beds with a table lamp. There is a large fitted wardrobe with a shelf above and ample hanging space. It also contains a vacuum cleaner, ironing board, iron and broom. It has recently been refurbished with a new carpet and floral cottage-type curtains adorn the window.
Outside there is off road parking for a number of vehicles. At the rear of the accommodation is a secure courtyard area containing a table and seating for six people. A fragrant honeysuckle and jasmine clamber riotously up the fence. A wheeled barbecue is supplied at no extra cost.
The cottage sleeps either 4/5 people in comfort (2 beds) or 6 (3 beds + cot), but there is a surcharge of £25 per week for the 5th bed if using two bedrooms only.
A cot/highchair - available on request at the time of booking at no extra charge. Bed linen for the cot is NOT supplied.
Full bed linen and duvets are supplied free of charge.
Towels - These are supplied at a cost of £3 per person at the time of booking and not on arrival
Heating - This is cosy oil-fire under floor at a further cost during the winter season.
Electricity - A charge is now made for this when more than 50 units in any one week are used. The cost is 50p per unit above those allowed.
* 2-6 persons + cot