A very warm welcome awaits you when you stay at Summerhill Bed and Breakfast in Hawkhurst, Kent, where your hosts, Chris and Jacqueline, will make you feel comfortable and relaxed. Visitors, tourists, sightseers, walkers, cyclists, fishermen will all find comfort here!
Sit on the patio, surrounded by sweet smelling roses and lavender, colourful, abundant flowers and shrubs, and relax with your welcoming pot of tea and home-made cake. Stretch out under the shade of the unusual Medlar tree, reflect or read or plan your next day’s visits! If the weather is less kind, our garden room, opening onto the patio and garden beyond is for guests’ use.
Hawkhurst is centrally positioned to be your base for exploring the Weald of Kent, justifiably known as the ‘Garden of England’. There are gardens and castles galore, from Sissinghurst and Great Dixter, Merriments and Pashley Manor, to Batemans, Scotney and Bodiam Castles and the list goes on! Only five minutes drive way are the major attractions of Bewl Water and Bedgebury Forest. Nearby are the lovely villages of Cranbrook, Benenden, Wadhurst, Goudhurst, Staplehurst and Sandhurst as well as small towns such as Tenterden, Rye, Hastings and Tunbridge Wells. Nor are we far from Dover or the Eurotunnel
You have a choice between two tastefully decorated, bright and light rooms. Pashley is our double ensuite and Merriments is our twin with private bathroom (a couple of steps down the corridor and for your exclusive use). Each one has digital (with freeview) T.V. and radio; tea and coffee making facilities with complimentary refreshments; hair dryer and complimentary toiletries. Browse through the information folder provided in the rooms for hints and tips to enhance your stay in the area.
Friendly, helpful, interesting and interested hosts, sublimely comfortable bed, delicious breakfast, a dog that was trained not to enter the dining room, a pretty garden that our bedroom overlooked, a smashing gastro pub within walking distance.
A very warm welcome, with delicious homemade cake and tea. A lovely breakfast, tea making facilities and biscuits in the room. A power shower, and nice complimentary toiletries. Hawkhurst is a very pleasant little town, with restaurants within walking distance . It is an ideal base to visit the gardens, and countryside of Kent.
Very friendly,welcoming hosts with GSOH. V. helpful, knowledgeable. Lovely well behaved, clean dog. Good situation for Nat. Trust visiting. Delicious breakfasts, much local produce.
Really friendly, welcoming & helpful couple. Excellent food.