Slippery Sam's

Petham, Canterbury, Kent

Sleeps 1-12
£415 - £725


Slippery Samís are a pair of cosy cottages at Petham, just a short drive from Canterbury in Kent. Our accommodation is perfect for those who are looking for a relaxing and homely place to stay, that is within comfortable driving distance of attractions, amenities and places of interest.

About Slippery Samís

Our accommodation is a Grade II listed building and dates to around 1450. The main house was once the home of Samuel Jackson, a notorious smuggler in this area. We have named the accommodation after him as a recognition to the history of the properties.

Both cottages can be let individually or together. When both are hired, they sleep up to 12 people.

Being a former pub/restaurant/hotel the property has sizeable grounds with ample parking areas. The barn has lawns to the sides and rear and guests are welcome to make use of the outside facilities. A picnic bench/seats and kettle barbecue are supplied with each property.

Smugglerís Rest

A sizeable property, perfect for groups of families and friends. It can sleep up to 8 people in 4 bedrooms and has a comfortable and homely feel. Amenities and features include:

Three double bedrooms.
One twin bedroom.
First-floor bathroom.
Large kitchen with cooker, freezer, microwave & fridge.
Downstairs cloakroom.
Lounge/diner with TV, books & games.
Second bathroom.
Separate WC.
Washing machine.

A welcome pack is provided and all bedding & towels are supplied.


Perfect for families or those with limited mobility as the cottage is all on the ground floor. The cottage can sleep up to 4 people in 2 bedrooms. Amenities and features include:

Entrance porch.
Open plan living space with kitchen, lounge and dining.
Two double bedrooms, both with en suite facilities.
Adapted for those with limited mobility.
TV, books & games.
Cooker, microwave, washing machine and fridge.

A welcome pack is provided and all bedding & towels are supplied.

Visiting Petham & Exploring Kent

Petham is a rural village amidst the Kent Downs, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It is only 5 miles south of Canterbury and is a great place to stay for those who want a break away to enjoy both country and city life.

For those who enjoy spending time in the great outdoors, the surrounding countryside has a plethora of walks that all ages can enjoy. The Kent Downs are an enchanting place and home to some of the most breathtaking landscape in Southern Britain.

A short drive and you will reach the beautiful cathedral city of Canterbury. This historical city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is known for its heritage, stunning architecture and world-famous buildings.

For more information please visit our website.

Rates: From £415 - £725 per week depending on season and unit.
When letting both cottages, weekly price is £1100.
Maximum of 12 people.
Sorry, no pets.
Disabled facilities available - please enquire for details.
Wi-Fi internet access.
Off street parking.

Please note that map locations may be approximate.

Some of the Amenities available are:

Disabled Facilities
Wireless Broadband Available
Off Street Parking

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