Flintback Cottage

Broadstairs, Kent
  • 6
  • 3
  • Pet Friendly

Bucket and spade at the ready in beautiful Broadstairs! Treat yourself to a picturesque English seaside cottage you can call home, ideally placed just 200 metres from the sandy beach with clifftop promenade and harbour pier.

  • A wonderful colourful coastal themed holiday home complete with log burner
  • Take your pick, the town boasts an extensive selection of restaurants & bars, all based around you
  • Family fun guaranteed at award winning sandy Viking Bay & mini golf nearby, all ages can apply.

About Flintback Cottage

Character oozes out of this lovely double fronted property with its original Victorian fireplaces, wooden floorboards and white washed walls, and all this is perfectly balanced against the modern contemporary furniture and crisp cotton bed linen. Conveniently located just off the buzzing High Street with many pubs, restaurants and quirky seaside shops to interest you during your stay and only a 5 minute stroll from the fabulous, award winning beach of Viking Bay!

Outside the pretty courtyard garden complete with table and chairs is the ideal place to sit and relax with a chilled glass of wine or beer after a day at the beach. This cottage truly has everything to make your holiday a memorable one!
The fully equipped kitchen and bathrooms as well as comfortable sofas, side tables and lamps and pretty rugs on the floors give the cottage a warm and welcoming feel whatever the weather or the time of year.

All in all, this dog friendly Kent holiday cottage is a real gem of a location in Kent, where time stands still and memories are made - you couldn't ask for more!


Check availability and plan your break

"Most enjoyable stay at Flintback Cottage! Cottage in a marvellous position for amenities. Many thanks for the goodies on arrival-most certainly will return"

Freddie, June and Leo - May 2018

"The house was absolutely amazing! Sweets, biscuits and crisps on arrival was lovely, as was the late check out. We've been coming to Broadstairs for over 12 years and this has to be the best house we have stayed in! Thank you for everything!"

Matt and Family - May 2018

"Our third visit to Flintback cottage. We love walking to Dumpton Gap and Broadstairs in general."

Hugh and Elizabeth and Wizard, October 2017

"Loved Flintback Cottage, loved Broadstairs. It's been lovely."

Monica, Raf, Chiara & Ambria, September 2017

"It was fabulous. We enjoyed walking on all the beautiful beaches..."

King and O'Sullivan Families and dog, August 2017

"It was brill. We enjoyed exploring, swimming and lazing."

Tony and Family, June 2017

"Great place for a short break without a car. Loved the local independent shops and proximity. A lovely break."

Hebe, Sarah, Karen, Bridget and Wendy, May 2017

"We cycled, went trampolining, played darts, and ate fish and chips. It was special family time here, loved it!"

Jess, Ed, Essie, and Smurf the dog, April, 2017

"Loved the beach, and found sponge fossils, and beautiful shells. Thank you!"

Panka, Em, Mum, Dad and Dog Luna, February 2017

"Yet again a fantastic stay. LOVE LOVE it here. it's the most perfect cottage. Can't wait to come back."

December/ January 2016/ 17 - Lucy and Sam

"Thanks for the lovely cottage. We really liked it here, and would like to come back and stay again. We will be back."

November/ December 2016 - Jenna, Huw & Jo.

"Our 2nd visit-last one June 2016. We watched birds, and the tide coming in, and enjoyed beach walks with our dog, Wizard."

October 2016 - Hugh, Elisabeth & Wizard.

"All in all a great stay. Lovely cottage, ideally positioned, everything to hand. What mattered was being able to walk to the beach, shops and restaurants."

October 2016 - The Hills Family

"The cottage had absolutely everything you need for a great holiday! Can't wait to come back."

September 2016 - Lucy, Sam, Lola and Scrumpy.

"The beach and quality family time were wonderful. Lovely house."

August 2016 - Susie, Joseph, Katie, Tobias, Anne and Michael

"Lovely House, lovely beaches and a lovely town. We really enjoyed being able to walk to town and everything else. Thank You!"

August 2016 - Natash, Brian, Audrey, Millie, and Christopher.

"Thank you for the wine and biscuits! Lovely house with lots of quirky things! Love Broadstairs."

July 2016 - Peggy, Nigel, and Martin

"We loved Flintback Cottage. It is well positioned for the town and the beach. We loved the nautical theme and nostalgia. It's an ideal place for children. Thank you!"

September 2015 - Paul, Janette, Mathew, Jo and Maddie

"Wonderful! We went walking on the beach and swimming in the sea."

August 2015 - The Zujest Family

"In the cottage we loved the tea cups and tea pots, and Wi-Fi. Fantastic location!"

August 2015 - The Donnelly Famiily

"Beautiful! Viking Bay, Joss Bay, coastal walks and Morellis. We LOVE Broadstairs."

August 2015 - Jen, Dan, Laurel & Nik

"Fantastic! We went rock pooling, walking and had lots of cream teas!"

July 2015 - Diane, Marie, Eve & Murphy

"Flintback Cottage is very welcoming with many holiday seaside touches - if only dreams could launch the sailing boats. The cottage is well equipped for both sunny and wet days, and very fresh and clean."

June 2015 - Judith, John & Family

"Sunny, breezy weather, we took our dog, Wizard, walking before breakfast on Botany Bay, Joss Bay and Stoney Bay. At low tide you can walk from Margate to Botany Bay or Botany Bay to Margate and return along the top, a good walk in good air from the sea. Thank you for the wine!"

Elizabeth and Hugh - June 2015

"Gorgeous cottage in great location. We felt very welcome, owners left wine & chocolate for children. Everything we needed with lots of useful information supplied. We want to go back!"

April 2015 - Mrs K. Simmons

"Good food, lovely house. We ate ice cream and went to the beach. Thank You"

Mandy, Mark, Ross & Paige - April 2015

"Wonderful! What a lovely house. Thank you!"


"An awesome area and cottage, we had a magnificent time and we are extremely thankful."


"Gorgeous house, beautifully kept, fab location and we were lucky to get pretty amazing weather too. One of the best self-catering places we've ever stayed in! Thank you."


"A wonderful, relaxing holiday. The cottage is gorgeous in terms of location, decor and welcome goodies Thank we've had a great time!"


"Beautiful cottage. Would have loved to have stayed longer."

September - family from Exeter

"Just FAB. Will definitely be back again soon and will definitely be a recommendation to our friends and family."


"it was nice to be able to take our dog,and the info about the dog friendly beaches was really helpful."


"Very easy to book with friendly helpful staff. It was nice to be able to take our dog,and the info about the dog friendly beaches was really helpful."


What makes this area
So special...

Broadstairs, a classic seaside resort, has it all from ice-cream parlors, beachside shops and cafes, changing huts, a promenade and a small pier and small harbour, which is home to a little fleet of fishing boats. For the literary enthusiasts, overlooking the harbour is Bleak House, where Charles Dickens wrote David Copperfield.

Property details

Flintback Cottage: sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, small court yard space, free on street parking and nearby car park (charges apply)

Ground Floor

Dining room. Table and chair seating 6 guests, wooden floorboards - open plan leading to kitchen beyond a partition wall.

Living room, sofas seating upto 6 guests, TV & DVD player.

Kitchen, modern fittings, fully equipped with oven, hob, microwave oven, dishwasher and washer/dryer. A back door leads from the kitchen to the intimate outside courtyard garden.

First Floor

Open tread stairs lead from the dining room to the first floor.

Master bedroom (sleeps 2), double bed, cupboard space, en-suite wet-room has a shower and WC.

Bedroom 2 (sleeps 2), twin room with 2 single beds.

Bedroom 3 (sleeps 2), twin room with two 2'6 single beds more suitable for young adults and children.

Family bathroom, bath with a power shower over, wash hand basin and WC.


There is on road parking outside the cottage and a payable public car park to the rear.

An outside table and chairs has been provided for use during your stay.

What you need to know

1 small dog is welcome, however, please note there is restricted dog access on Viking Bay during the summer period. There is an unrestricted dog access on a beach known as Dumpton Gap 15 mins walk from the cottage. For more information please refer to your welcome notes which you will receive after your booking.

Travel cot and high chair available on request

Parking permits are available and can be purchased at a cost of £5 per day. There is no private parking available with the cottage. Free on-street parking on surrounding roads. Pay and display car parks nearby 

No BBQ provided

Gas central heating


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