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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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10 December, 1683

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Accommodation
Kent

Nat Field's House

Canterbury
Self catering cottage

This character period cottage is in the city of Canterbury in Kent and can sleep four people in two bedrooms. more >>
Sleeps 4

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Kent

The Old Surgery

Ramsgate
Self catering cottage

This beautiful, Georgian holiday property in Ramsgate sleeps twelve people in six bedrooms. more >>
Sleeps 14

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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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Sevenoaks (Hotel)

The Royal Oak Hotel

This 18th-century coaching inn is 500 metres from the town centre and a mile from Sevenoaks Rail Station. It offers free parking and good access to central London and Gatwick Airport.The Royal Oak is a few minutes drive from the M25 and M23 motorways. Central London is 32 minutes … more >>

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