The Field

3 Downbarton Farm Cottages, Downbarton Road, Birchington, Kent, CT7 0QQ

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Ideal for ...

  • Beach stays
  • Dogs
  • Peaceful stays
  • Scenic views
  • Working farm

Why stay here ...

  • Very old village with two pubs that sell very good beer and food. There is also a post office, shop and a church.
  • Lots of walking areas. Adjacent to riding menagerie with views across the fields.
  • Close to Whitstable, Hernbay, Birchington, Westgate, Marget, Broadstairs, Ramsgate, Sandwich and Deal. All within a very short drive.
  • In 2020 the Open Golf will be held at Sandwich, which makes us an ideal location to stay at.
  • Lots to do in our area.
  • We have a notice board with local information of things to do and see.

Facilities on site ...

  • Battery charging
  • Dog walk from site
  • Information room
  • Recycling facilities
  • TV reception: good
  • Working farm

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Latest arrival time: 8:00 PM

Latest departure time: 10:00 AM

0.5 acres

Some sloping pitches

Levelling blocks required

Electric amperage: 16

Lawned site

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Postcode:
CT7 0QQ
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GPS:
Lat 51.351851 / Lon 1.246364
OS field ref:
TR261664
OS map ref:
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Transport links

  • Bus stop within 1 mile
  • Buses go to: All local towns
  • Daily public transport within 1 mile
  • Nearest port: Dover (21 miles)
  • Nearest train station: Birchington
  • Train station within 5 miles

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Good site, we would return

A nice little site. 100m on the right down the road from the church. 5 EHU hook ups Water and dump point on site Run by man over the road who is a builder, so typically available late afternoon Just beyond 'The Field' site is Huckleberries camp site and just beyond that is Gooseberry's camp site. Both closed at time of writing (Pandemic lock down currently applies) Village is pretty, old church, dutch gabled houses, antique shop and 2 pubs and a shop/post office At time of writing due to the Pandemic most are closed, but the Bell Pub is open (outside only) very friendly welcome. Lots to do on the Isle of Thanet, very good for cycling. The Viking Trail runs through the village and the Saxon Shore trail is very close
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Great for Broadstairs and surrounding areas

Stayed over for 1 night in September. Owner managed to slip us in last minute which we were thankful for. Warm welcome to the place. This site is literally in the village with its pubs and lovely post office shop. Thank you.
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Great new CL

Very helpful and friendly owners who are welcoming and knowledgeable about the area, there are 5 electric points and no extra charge for awnings currently. Added to favourite cl list.
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Delightful CL

A new CL well located for the village which has 2 pubs and a small shop. An easy 20min walk to the bus route between Canterbury and Margate from where it is easy to travel to other interesting towns. Water, power and emptying facilities well located. Newly planted hedging surrounding the site will soon really enhance the location. Caution. Although well draining, after heavy rain the surface becomes slippery which can be a problem for a motorhome as there are no hardstandings.

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