With so much to discover about the rich history and nature of Kent, it would make sense to base yourself in a somewhat historic setting. A twelve-minute walk from Martin Mill train station, in a tiny village of the same name, this home is not only ideal for history buffs, but anyone who is a fan of a tipple. Built in 1610, this traditional boozer hosts locals every evening, but can also play host to four guests in its private apartment. Above this working pub, pick up a pint of English ale to sample before making your way around this striking abode. You’ll find rich leather sofas, vintage upholstered armchairs, a gramophone, Persian rugs, and cabinets and shelves full of curios. A truly unique stay, this home really transports you back hundreds of years, steeped in British tradition and exactly the eclectic vibe you’d hope for. Finish your pint in the back garden, with its picnic benches and lush lawns, where you'll probably find yourself chatting to one of the regulars. If you fancy an escape from pub life, drive ten minutes to Dover – visit its medieval castle, or admire its iconic White Cliffs.
Home truths: *The entrance to this home is private, not shared with others in the building
*Free parking is available onsite, and we do recommend bringing a car to explore
*There's no TV or dedicated workspace (but plenty of entertainment options and laptop-friendly spots)
*This apartment is attached to a working pub – The Lantern Inn – which might get quite lively and noisy on the weekends
*As this home allows for self check-in with a lockbox and key code, you might not meet your host in person
*Your host does not provide a hairdryer, so you'll need to bring your own
*While there is a garden and communal lounge, this is shared with guests in the pub during opening hours
*You'll need to climb stairs to access the home
Holiday with friends,Romantic getaway,Long stays,Family holiday,Unique Designs,Self Catering,Short Stay,Hiking,Coastal,Village
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