Green Gate Cottage

Petham, Kent
  • 4 + 2
  • 2
  • Pet Friendly

Enjoy pure relaxation and tranquillity in this weather boarded cottage. A charming bolthole found in an area of outstanding natural beauty yet just 3 miles away from the vibrant city of Canterbury.

  • Romantic retreat
  • A short drive to the vibrant City of Canterbury
  • Plenty of rural walks on your doorstep

About Green Gate Cottage

Charming cottage near Canterbury, Kent in stunning countryside setting. This cosy country cottage has been furnished to an extremely high standard and is a cottage with a view of the rolling countryside. The cottage is fully equipped to ensure that your stay will be as comfortable as you would expect from a luxury property. French doors lead from the lounge inviting the outside in, the perfect place to sit and relax whether a warm sunny day or crisp winter's morning, the peaceful cottage offers 100% pure relaxation. With miles of country walks on your doorstep and Canterbury being only 3 miles away you are ideally situated for a varied and restful break in Kent. This holiday cottage in Kent is also ideal for families holidaying together as it has two larger converted barns next door, Bacchus Barn, that can accommodate a further 6 people and Nightingale Cottage that can sleep up to 5, please ask for more details. Enjoy cross country bike riding for those of a sporty inclination or take a picnic to the surrounding vineyard the bench and oak swing in the woodland, or badger watch in one of the surrounding butterfly glades.


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"Best holiday I've ever had and it's only day 1! Can't wait for tomorrow!"

June 2018

"Overall good and a lovely location. Owner was very helpful and welcoming. Beautful location. Really lovely walks and woodland to explore on your doorstep. We had a lovely relaxing stay and enjoyed a great holiday."

April 2015 - Mrs L. Dobson,

"We've spent two wonderful weeks at Green Gate Cottage in Petham. A very charming and well equipped cottage in calm rural area! The perfect place for relaxing and exploring Canterbury and its splendid surrounding!"

August 2014 - Mr and Mrs Preissinger

"Thank you for such a lovely cottage stay with your charming chicken!"

The James'

"Good morning, we had a great stay. The accommodation, as well as the area is beautiful. Thanks we will be back again. Thanks Again."

September 2013

"Thank you for such a lovely cottage stay with your charming chicken! Thanks"

August 2013

"Thank you for your hospitality. We have really enjoyed our stay in your beautiful cottage and the great walks in this region. With kind regards, Egbert Oppenhuizen & Charissa Bakema"

October 2012

"We loved the white chicken - it became a regular visitor and welcomed us home after a day out. We had an enjoyable holiday - thank you!"

July 2012

"The cottages were immaculate, even more impressive than the photos lead us to believe on the website. Lovely owners. We had a fab weekend!"

Ms Grant- April 2012

"It was a perfect spot to spend New Year with friends!"

Mrs Smallman- December 2011

What makes this area
So special...

Enjoy the peace and quiet of the surrounding Petham countryside. Find yourself on one of the many walking, hacking and bike trails. The historic city of Canterbury just 3 miles away, so enjoy the best of both worlds while staying at this Kent cottage.

Property details

Green Gate Cottage: sleeps 4+2, in 1 master double bedroom, 1 king size bedroom, 1 sofa bed, 2 family bathrooms, 1 open plan reception room and kitchen. WiFi

One of three barns.

Living space all across ground floor with 2 steps up into the master bedroom

Living and dining area: connected with the kitchen to create full open plan living, sofa seating for 6 (sofa bed sleeps 2) and dining table to seat 14, small TV, DVD player.
Kitchen area: fitted and equipped with double electric hob, oven, dishwasher.

Master bedroom (sleeps 2), double bed
King size bedroom (sleeps 2) or can be twin if requested (please let a member of the booking team know of your bed configurations upon booking).
2 x family bathroom with bath and shower overhead


South facing patio garden at the front with a table, chairs and parasol to seat 2

What you need to know

Cot available

Welcome pack provided ?

Central heating throughout

Communal utility area, washing machine and ironing facilities.


1 pet allowed

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