2 Bedroom Dickensian Themed Cottage
100 meters from the beach & 1 min from restaurants, shops and bars.
If you want a different holiday experience , why not come and stay at "Fagin's Den" in Broadstairs? This is the very first Dickensian themed holiday cottage in the UK. Fagin's Den , named after the character Fagin from Oliver Twist has been completey refurbished in a victorian style. Families, friends and Dickens enthusiasts alike can all enjoy this unique experience with furniture, memorabilia, books , games and artwork creating the ambience of the victorian era. To make this experience even more authentic, guests can dress up as an Oliver Twist character in the costumes provided. To add to this experience , there are two treasure hunts, one for adults and one for children to find Fagins hidden stash.
Church Road, Broadstairs,Kent.
Built in around the 1860's, the cottage is is within easy reach of several Blue Flag beaches, local shops,excellent restaurants and wine bars. A truly unique holiday experience to enjoy all year round.
Fagins Den has two bedrooms and can comfortably sleep four people. we also are happy to accept dogs.
The cottage is approached from the quiet road to the front door which is on the first floor. You walk straight in to the lounge where there is a comfortable 3 seater sofa and rocking chair. The centre piece of the room is the wonderful open fire-place. There are plenty of games to play in the big chest and various Charles Dickens Novels to read both for adults and children . As we wanted to create a truly victorian feel there is no TV but WIFI is also included.
Spiral stairs lead down to the well-lit basement kitchen which is fully equipped for all your culinary needs. It has a dining table which comfortably seats four people for dinner. In addition, the kitchen had an oven, fridge and dishwasher.
On the second floor you will find the main bedroom with a double bed, quality bedding and a separate bathroom with shower, toilet and basin.
The other bedroom is on the third floor and has two single beds and plenty of storage.
Bed linen, towels and a welcome pack are included in the price.
You will be guaranteed a warm and friendly welcome whenever you come to Broadstairs. The town is steeped in history and charm and has been captivating visitors for generations.
The cottage is a fantastic base from which to explore everything the town and surrounding area has to offer.
Due to the steep spiral staircases this cottage may not be suitable for people with mobility problems or for young children. if in doubt or for more information, before booking, please contact us. This cottage is not accessible for wheelchairs.
There is FREE parking for your car on the Eastern Esplanade. This is only a couple of minutes' walk away from the cottage and close to the famous Bleak House where Charles Dickens wrote some of his novels.
Just park your car and enjoy the history and beauty of this wonderful old town and its surrounding areas.
If you prefer to walk or cycle, there are some of the best cliff top walks you will see that should not be missed and is famous for its spectacular sunsets, 7 golden beaches and panoramic views you will find in Great Britain, these include Viking bay, Joss bay, Botany bay and there are smaller more secluded beaches if you prefer.
If you fancy a game of Golf on our famous golf courses, or a day out boat fishing, or even a trip to France for the day it is all here.
Being right on the tip of the South East of England, we have our own little micro-climate here producing some of the best weather in the UK.