• About Plovers Rest

    Discover a wealth of history in the village of Upchurch just 50 minutes from Dover and the Channel Tunnel.

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    Key information
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      Cottage

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      3 bedroom(s)

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      Up to 6 people

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      pet(s) allowed

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    Cottage features
    • Barbecue
      Barbecue
    • Detached property
      Detached property
    • DVD player
      DVD player
    • Dishwasher
      Dishwasher
    • Fuel and power included
      Fuel and power included
    • Pub within 1 mile
      Pub within 1 mile
    • Rural location
      Rural location
    • Television
      Television
    • Bed linen & towels included
      Bed linen & towels included
    • Washing machine
      Washing machine
    • Working farm
      Working farm
    • Pets – not allowed
      Pets – not allowed
    • Open plan
      Open plan
    • Car parking - on site
      Car parking - on site
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    Customer reviews by Reevoo
    Hoseasons "Discover a wealth of history in the village of Upchurch just 50 minutes from Dover and the Channel Tunnel.Ground floor Living room with beamsdining roomkitchen with wooden floors. 1 double bedroom. Shower room with toilet. First floor 2 bedrooms 1 double 1 twin with sloping ceiling both with access to bathroom with toilet.\nOil CH elec bed linen and towels inc. DVD. CD. Elec cooker. Mwave. Wmachine. Dwasher. Ffreezer. Terrace and furniture. Orchard. BBQ Parking 3 cars. Welcome pack. No smoking. No children except babies in arms. NB River \n12\n mile.\nTucked away along a country lane and within the grounds of a Kentish fruit farm is this thoughtfully converted barn. Enjoy your own slice of the ’Garden of England’ as the detached barn overlooks its very own orchard The farm offers excellent walks and the fields border the estuary where guests can bring their own rod for fishing by arrangement with owner. There is a local golf course where players and their families can use the club house restaurant and heated indoor swimming pool. For the cycling enthusiast there are several cycle routes. The little village of Upchurch with a corner shop and pub is under a mile’s stroll and steeped in history originally settled by the Romans there is a haul of Roman coins from here on display in the British Museum in London and Sir Francis Drake’s father was vicar at the local church Further afield visit Rochester referred to as ’The city of great expectations’ because of its associations with Charles Dickens and a festival celebrates this in the summer and at Christmas. Visit Rochester and Upnor Castles the historic Chatham Dockyard Cobham Hall dating from 1584 or Kent Life Farm where you can feed the animals or children can let off steam in an indoor soft play barn or outdoor adventure area. 35 minutes’ drive to the Cathedral City of Canterbury with its cobbled streets and quaint shops. 50 minutes’ drive and easy access to the channel tunnel and Dover Port. Good rail connections to London. Shop pub and restaurant 1 mile.\n" https://img.chooseacottage.co.uk/Property/144/840/1444251.jpg 28010

    Plovers Rest reviews collected by Reevoo

    9.2 out of 10 – based on 5 reviews

    Overall rating

    9.2

    Comfort and Equipment

    9.2

    Location

    9.4

    Cleanliness

    9.8

    Value for money

    9.6

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    8
    out of 10

    Lovely Barn conversion, very comfortable and spacious. Lovely outlook over a pear orchard. A rural location but, that is what we wanted. Friendly helpful owners who were on hand if you needed anything.

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    2019-09-29

    10
    out of 10

    Our second visit to this lovely cottage. Spotlessly clean with everything you need for the perfect stay. Lovely, peaceful surroundings and kind attentive owners. Loved my afternoon tea sitting by the pear orchard. What could be better.

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    2019-09-21

    10
    out of 10

    We had an extended stay at Plovers Rest in between moving houses and I don't think we could have found a better place if we searched the net for a year! Phillip and Judy are the perfect hosts and nothing is too much trouble for them. A beautifully quiet location, with a 10 minute stroll to the sea wall and just a mile from Upchurch with its excellent co-op store and post office. If you need to chill out, this is the place!

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    2019-01-06

    10
    out of 10

    We stayed here for an extended period in between moving houses. Phillip and Judy could not be more welcoming and helpful during a quite stressful time for us. We have stayed in many holiday cottages during our 44 years of marriage and none of them come close to Plovers Rest. In a word, perfect.

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    2018-11-29

    8
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    2019-10-09

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