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Abbeys and Monasteries in Kent

Medieval monasteries are among the most evocative historic sites to visit in Britain. Here are some of the best known sites in Kent.






 

  

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Accommodation
Kent

Tivoli Apartment

Margate
Self catering cottage

This retro, first floor apartment in Margate, Kent sleeps four people in two bedrooms. more >>
Sleeps 4

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3 Apsley Cottages

Chartham
Self catering cottage

This delightful terrace cottage is situated in the Kent village of Chartham, only a short distance from Canterbury and can sleep two people. more >>
Sleeps 2

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Maidstone (Hotel)

Innkeeper's Lodge

Built in 1797 to house the officers quarters of the Invicta Barracks this distinctive lodge is one of the most welcoming hotels in Maidstone. Rather than repelling Napoleonic troops it now serves as relaxing budget accommodation for short breaks and business travel and is ideally placed for exploring Kent … more >>

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Ramsgate (Hotel)

The Royal Harbour Hotel

The Hotel comprises of adjoining Georgian houses and occupies the prime position in an historic garden crescent. Many rooms, some with their own balconies, boast magnificent views over the marina and English Channel. The lounge has a real open log fire and an honesty bar where you help yourself to … more >>

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