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The Old Dairy

The Old Dairy, Herne, Kent

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Sykes Cottages
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Sleeps a maximum of: 2

Pricing From: £309.00

The Old Dairy in Herne, near Herne Bay is a ground floor cottage that sleeps two and has one double bedroom.

Situated in the quiet village of Herne, near Herne Bay is the lovely cottage of The Old Dairy. This former dairy is all on the ground floor and offers welcoming accommodation, which is perfect for couples. The bright and airy cottage has a sitting room, a delightful dining area and welcoming fitted kitchen.

The Old Diary sleeps two and has one double bedroom, plus a shower room. Outside, there is off road parking for one car and a garden with decked area which is perfect to dine in after a day out exploring the area. Within walking distance from The Old Dairy, is a Post Office with store and three pubs.

Herne Bay is a lovely resort with many amenities and there are also many seaside towns and attractions nearby. The Old Dairy is a perfect cottage for all year round.


The Old Dairy
Everything was excellent and the owners were very friendly and helpful. We had great holiday, a fantastic base for exploring northern Kent
A FlipKey verified reviewer

Lovely comfortable accommodation, very welcoming on arrival . This property was a very good base for touring around the area. We chose to use our car as we like to explore and find new places. If however you don't want to use your car then there is a very good bus service.
Mrs Holmes

Excellent weather for a start, good position of cottage for the use of the very good bus service to visit many places. Very welcoming and friendly owners with helpful suggestions.
Mr Brauns

Very welcoming owners and great base for exploring Kent
We used this place as a base to go out on day and half day trips arourd Kent.The old dairy was just right for the two of us,we used the decked area to sit out on for meals and just to relax.The accomodation was very clean and well equipped for two people. The village shop has the basics (wine,food,papers ETC).There are two pubs in the village,neither do food .We found some good places to eat in Herne bay and Whitstable.We used the bus to go to Canterburry and back,didn,t cost very much more than the car park would have cost for the day. Kent has lots of small town that are full of history ,well worth a visit, we intend to use the old dairy again
A FlipKey verified reviewer

Very good location
Very nice owners who live next door. An excellent free house 2 minutes walk away the Butchers arms is a must if you like real ale. the old dairy is well located for the attractions of Canterbury and Whitstable. we enjoyed our stay.
A FlipKey verified reviewer



Parking Space Parking Space
Linen Provided Linen provided
Towels Provided Towels provided
cookewr Cooker
Refrigerator Fridge
Washing Machine Washing Machine
Televsion Television
High Chair High Chair
Cot Cot


Double Beds


Electric heating
Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, shared use of owner's washing machine
TV with Freeview, DVD, selection of books/DVD/games
Fuel and power inc in rent
Bed linen and towels inc in rent
Cot and highchair available on request
Off road parking for 1 car
Shared use of the owner's garden with own decked area and furniture
Note: Access to the property is from a main road
Sorry, no pets and no smoking
Shop and pub 1 min walk
Beach 30 mins walk
Please note: there is no access to laundry facilities at this property

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Seaside Museum - 1.5 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Reculver Towers and Roman Fort - 3.6 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Fordwich, St Mary's Church - 3.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Whitstable Castle - 4.3 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

West Stourmouth, All Saints Church - 4.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Conduit House - 5.1 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

St John the Baptist Hospital - 5.1 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

King's School - 5.2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Canterbury, St Martin's Church - 5.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Sir John Boys House - 5.3 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

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