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The Hop Pocket

Chilham - Rural Kent

Cosy conversion for two with beautiful views and walks!
  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Sorry, no pets
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£330 - £565 per week *


The Hop Pocket is a little gem in a beautiful rural location on the edge of the Pilgrim's Way.  This pretty conversion, offers a first floor apartment with every comfort for two with hand made stained glass features and lovely views across the countryside, the Owner's orchards and their hop fields beyond.  It is a short walk to the medieval village of Chilham with two good pubs, a castle and picturesque square - the set of so many well-known period dramas.  The countryside is a walker's dream with the Pilgrims Way just across the orchards and miles of beautiful footpaths to explore.  Pop into Canterbury on the train, with your bike or on foot on the Stour Valley walk and explore this famous medieval city renowned for its stunning cathedral, with excellent shopping and a vibrant cafe culture. Shop: 2 miles        Pub: 2 miles     Coast: 11 miles

Oak staircase leading to first floor ...

First Floor:

Open Plan Kitchen/Sitting/Dining Room with oak flooring throughout and features hand made stained glass above the doorways
Kitchen Area
is compact with oven and integrated grill, plus 2 ring hob, a fridge with freezer compartment and microwave
Dining/Sitting Area  has velux windows (with built-in blinds) and a large picture window overlooking the lovely garden and countryside.  There is a two seater sofa bed with large mirror above, a coffee table and small side tables with a TV, a drop-leaf dining table and two dining chairs complete the room
Shower/Wet Room with shower, heated towel rail, hand basin and w.c
Bedroom a pretty spacious room with dual aspect windows and built-in shelves.  There is a double bed and bedside tables with lamps, a chest of drawers and hanging hooks for clothes.  There is also an attractive antique plan box, occasional table and a pretty wicker chair.

Garden: The property is set in the Owner's garden and there is an area of the garden set aside behind the property for use of guests and an additional raised decking area with stunning views over the orchards to the side of the main house
Parking: Off road on the driveway to the front of the property for one car
Heating: Electric radiators.  The property has excellent insulation.
Smoking: No smoking at all at this property
Pets: No pets allowed at this property
Security Deposit: A security deposit of £150 is payable for this property 2 weeks prior to arrival.
Notes: The Owner's have a dog which will be loose in the garden and is very friendly.  The decking area is raised and there are steps down to it which are quite steep around the side of the main house.  There is a sofa bed in the sitting room for flexible sleeping.


  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Sorry, no pets
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • 3 Stars
  • Welcome Pack upon arrival
  • Bed linen included
  • Bath towels included
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Nearest shop: 2 miles away
  • Nearest pub: 2 miles away
  • 11 miles from the coast


Band Date Range 7 night price *
26th May 2017 - 30th June 2017 £470.00
30th June 2017 - 21st July 2017 £530.00
21st July 2017 - 25th August 2017 £565.00
25th August 2017 - 15th September 2017 £530.00
15th September 2017 - 29th September 2017 £470.00
29th September 2017 - 20th October 2017 £410.00
20th October 2017 - 27th October 2017 £470.00
27th October 2017 - 22nd December 2017 £330.00
22nd December 2017 - 6th January 2018 £565.00

* Please note: guide prices are based on the current year's prices and do not include optional items such as pet fees.


We had a very enjoyable stay at The Hop Pocket. The owners were very welcoming and accommodating and the welcome pack was excellent. The location was very beautiful. The cooking equipment was very good, however, the amount of space for preparing a meal and eating was limited. We would definitely recommend The Hop Pocket. Mrs C Whiteway - 12th May 2017
Lovely apartment everything we needed for a comfortable stay. Walks around the farm and surrounding area were stunning with great pubs nearby.Mrs J Titcombe - 14th April 2017


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