Durlock Lodge offers guest house accommodation and a self catering studio in the peaceful village of Minster just 6 miles from Ramsgate, Broadstairs & Sandwich. Great location for enjoying country walks and just 5 miles from the coast with great walks and gentle cycle tracks. With ample pubs and restaurants a Saxon Church and a fascinating historical abbey this is an excellent village to discover.
Self service continental breakfasts are included in the price except for the self catering studio
Durlock Lodge is an 18th Century lodge which offers guest house accommodation and a self catering studio in the tranquil Kent countryside. Guest accommodation in the lodge includes a complimentary continental breakfast. Our four poster room is ideal for romantic occasions.
Pets are only allowed in the self catering studio. Unfortunately pets are not allowed in the lodge. The quiet village of Minster is located within 6 miles of Broadstairs with its harbour and beach Sandwich (Cinque Port & Pfizers Discovery Park) and Ramsgate (marina & beach).
Durlock is surrounded by farmland with a range of country walks and cycle routes. There is a railway station within five minutes walk that will take you to Canterbury in 15 minutes or just under two hours to London.There is a good choice of restaurants & pubs in the village within a 10 minute walk . Highly recommended is The Corner House Restaurant and Bar ( cornerhouserestaurants.co.uk) a personal favourite as our son owns it and just 3 minutes walk away! There are a range of diverse attractions and activities for good weather or bad including the Turner Contemporary and Dreamland in Margate plus great beaches and exciting tunnels to explore in Ramsgate.
Broadstairs also has great beaches and Bleak House where Dickens wrote his famous novel of the same name.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Minster-in-Thanet area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Minster Abbey - 0.1 miles (Abbey)
Minster-in-Thanet, St Mary the Virgin Church - 0.1 miles (Historic Church)
St Augustine's Cross - 1.6 miles (Historic Building)
Powell-Cotton Museum, Quex House and Gardens - 2.5 miles (Museum)
Richborough Roman Fort - 2.6 miles (Roman Site)
Ramsgate, St Laurence in Thanet Church - 3.6 miles (Historic Church)
West Stourmouth, All Saints Church - 3.7 miles (Historic Church)
Sandwich, St Mary's Church - 3.8 miles (Historic Church)
The Secret Gardens of Sandwich - 4 miles (Garden)
Sandwich, St Peter's Church - 4 miles (Historic Church)
Other Nearby Accommodation
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