A Great British Holiday at The White Cliffs Hotel

from £549 per week or £449 for 3 or 4 night Mini-Break

Escape to fabulous White Cliffs Country for a Great British Seaside Holiday or Short Break. Take a walk to the sheltered cove at St. Margaret's Bay, simply laze on the beach whilst the kids play in the waves or dabble their toes in the rock pools. Breathe in the fresh sea air, on a clear day you can even see the coast of France a little over 20 miles away. After your 'exertions' return to The White Cliffs Hotel and while away the afternoon in the walled garden with a book and a Kentish Cream tea whilst the kids explore our play area with it's teepee, books and famous dressing-up box. Before indulging in a dinner in the child-friendly Bay Restaurant.

Driftwood - 1 bedroom apartment in the hotel grounds - Sleeps 2/4 persons

Furnished in a coastal New England style, Driftwood has recently been fully refurbished to provide comfortable accommodation for up to 4 people. The cottage comprises of one first floor double bedroom; a ground floor bathroom/wc, an open plan lounge/dining room/kitchen which has a single bed settee and can accommodate another z-bed.
There is of course a fully-equipped kitchen with electric hob, oven, microwave and fridge.

Pines - 2 bedroom apartment in the hotel grounds - Sleeps  up to 4 persons

Furnished in a coastal New England style, Pines has recently been fully refurbished to provide comfortable accommodation for up to 4 people. The cottage comprises of one first floor double bedroom, one first floor single room which can accommodate another z-bed; a ground floor bathroom/wc and an open plan lounge/dining room/kitchen.
There's a fully-equipped kitchen with electric hob, oven, microwave and fridge

During your stay you also have use of The White Cliffs Hotel's other facilities including the beautiful walled garden (a perfect sun-trap), the lounge and bar which is open all day.

You'll also benefit from use of the facilities of The Garden of England Spa at Wallett's Court (1 mile away), one of the finest luxury leisure and spa experiences in South East Kent enabling you to take a swim in the indoor pool, relax in the jacuzzi, sauna or steam room or for the more active go for a workout in the fitness studio or play a few sets of tennis on the all weather floodlit tennis courts. Enjoy unlimited access from 7 in the morning until 9 at night. (Hours are restricted for children under 16 years of age to 9am-7pm). You may even book a beauty treatment or relaxing massage during your stay.


Week Commencing 3rd March 2012 - 27th April 2013

7 Nights - Driftwood £549.00 - Pines £599.00

Arrival Day - Saturday after 2pm        Departure - Saturday before 11am


Weekend Mini-Breaks or Midweek Breaks

3 or 4 Nights  - Driftwood £449.00 - Pines £499.00

3 nights - Arrival - Saturday after 2pm        Departure - Tuesday before 11am
Midweek      4 nights - Arrival - Tuesday  after 2pm        Departure - Saturday before 11am

If you require a shorter or longer stay, please contact us and we'll tailor-make a special break just for you.

Excludes Christmas and New Year - Please contact reservations at The White Cliffs Hotel for rates.

Terms & Conditions -
Rates apply for the period until 27/04/13. Check-in from 2pm Saturday - Day of Arrival.
Checkout by 11am on Saturday - Day of Departure.
Spa Facilities may be used at Wallett's Court from 7am - 9pm on each day except arrival/departure day.
Subject to availability.
Please quote 'Self-Catering Breaks' on initial booking.

Email or call 01304 852 229 to book

Self-catering accommodation is fully furnished and well equipped, the property is cleaned and inspected between lettings and every effort is made to ensure all equipment is in working order.  Your assistance in this would be appreciated by reporting any non-functioning appliance or breakages as soon as possible.  All breakages, losses or damages will be charged for.  The entry time for the property is from 2pm on the arrival day. We ask that guests staying at The Mermaid's Purse 'check-in' at The White Cliffs Hotel prior to arrival (open between 7am-11pm) and we will hand over the keys and guest passes for The Spa at Wallett's Court. Should this not be possible alternative arrangements may be made. You are requested to vacate the property on or before 11am on the day of your departure, this is extremely important to us as we require this time to allow us to prepare the property for our new arrivals, on departure the keys should be put through the letterbox after securing the house.  We shall do all that we can to ensure the accommodation is clean and comfortable for your arrival and it will be appreciated if you will try to leave it as you find it. Our policy is not to let our properties to groups of people under the age of 25. The accommodation is designed and equipped for family type holidays. It will not accommodate more than the stated number of beds. The number of people occupying the properties should not exceed the maximum number of 4 . Smoking in the cottage is strictly forbidden. 
The proprietors shall not be liable to you or any other member of your party for any loss, damage or injury to you or your property however caused, unless caused by an act of negligence by the management or any agent thereof.
Proprietors reserve the right to enter the property during your stay for essential maintenance if required.
A non-refundable deposit equal to 20% of the total rental is required at the time of booking to secure the reservation and the balance must be paid no later than 8 weeks before the commencement of your holiday.  If your booking is within eight weeks of the holiday commencement full payment will be required at time of booking. Payment may be made using a credit/debit card by telephone, email or fax or a cheque by post.
If for any reason, you have to cancel your booking you will forfeit a proportion of your payment. 
Deposit Forfeited - from time of booking up to 56 days prior to arrival
40% Forfeited     -    29 - 55 days prior to arrival
60% Forfeited     -   15 - 28 days prior to arrival
80% Forfeited   -   8 - 14 days prior to arrival
Unfortunately we are unable to make any refund if you cancel within seven days of your arrival 
Should the property become unavailable through any external cause e.g. fire, The owner's liability will be limited to the amount of rent paid. We recommend that you take out your own holiday insurance from a reputable supplier. We recommend HSBC Insurance (visit