** Covid 19 information - in light of the current uncertainties facing holidays, my usual cancellation policy has been suspended. All guests who book privately with me until the end of 2021 will have the option to move dates of holidays booked if the need arises providing this is at least 14 days before the start date of the original booking. **




Michelle's Cottages proudly present The GateHouse, a charming self-catering holiday cottage on the East Kent coast. A mini-castle in the ley of Dover Castle, sleeping up to four, featuring a canopied bed, making it perfect for that romantic getaway.


The Gate House, Dover


The Gate House is a near neighbour of Dover Castle and offers a fairy-tale opportunity to stay in a mini-Gothic castle. With turret, beams and a canopied bed, where better for a romantic break? This historic cottage sleeps two plus two. A pub and shops may be found within half a mile.















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The cottage is pet-friendly and dog-friendly, allowing up to two canine companions.


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This area of East Kent has a host of places to visit and things to do.


First to mention are the world-famous White Cliffs. Then there are Dover Castle, Walmer Castle and Deal Castle - all beautifully preserved.


For historic towns visit Sandwich, with its narrow medieval streets and plentiful cafes, or Canterbury with its cathedral, theatre, restaurants and shops.


If you like the seaside, Broadstairs has numerous sandy bays while Ramsgate and Folkestone boast pretty harbours.


And, for some, the stay would only be complete with a cross-Channel trip by ferry or tunnel.