5 Best Lodges with Hot Tubs Kent. Kent, otherwise known as the Garden of England, is a county in south east England and it borders London, Surrey and East Sussex, as well as Essex along the estuary of the River Thames. Kent is a popular travel destination due to its fantastic transport links, stunning countryside and abundance of culture and history.
What better way to explore the riches of Kent, than a stay at a luxury lodge complete with a hot tub? Lets check out the 5 best lodges with hot tubs in Kent.
Foxhunter Park, Monkton, Kent
Foxhunter Park, close to Ramsgate. and a simple car journey from Kent’s glorious sandy beaches, this superbly located and beautifully landscaped Mediterranean style park boasts many excellent features. A beautiful water garden, bird aviary, children’s adventure land, a football pitch, outdoor swimming pools for both adults and children, including a waterfall pool and a clubhouse with poolside Tiki bar. An ideal base for exploring the many delights of glorious coastal Kent. The park can offer three different style of lodge which all include private hot tubs.
Spitfire Barn, West Hougham, Kent
Nestled in the Kent countryside is Spitfire Barn, a lovely detached lodge, which is situated just 30 metres from the owner’s home, within the quiet village of West Hougham, close to both Dover and Capel-le-Ferne. Canterbury is 26 km from the accommodation, while Dover is 6 km away. It boasts a wonderful mix of contemporary design and rustic charm, and is perfect for a couple or small family looking for a rural retreat, nestled within beautiful countryside.
Designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the surrounding country is a walker’s dream, with footpaths and trails leading across the green fields and rolling hills. The lodge also offers a terrace, plus guests at Spitfire Barn can enjoy golfing and cycling nearby, or make the most of the garden. The holiday home features 2 bedrooms, a TV, an equipped kitchen with a microwave and a fridge, a washing machine, and 1 bathroom with a hot tub.
Stag Lodges, Canterbury, Kent
If it’s a romantic getaway in Kent that you are craving then Stag Lodge is the perfect choice. Adult only so ensuring peace and tranquillity, Stag Lodge in Canterbury offers accommodation with free WiFi, 3.7 km from University of Kent, 4.4 km from Canterbury Cathedral and 5 km from The Marlowe Theatre. This beautiful lodge features a garden and a hot tub. The holiday home includes 1 bedroom and a kitchen with a microwave and a fridge. Golfing can be enjoyed nearby. Westgate is 5 km from the holiday home, while Canterbury Castle is 5 km away. The nearest airport is London Southend Airport, 40 km from Stag Lodge.
The Secret Garden – Lodges with Hot Tubs Kent
The Secret Garden, Canterbury, Kent
Now for something a little bit different! Within easy reach of Canterbury and Whitstable, A Secret Garden really is a special discovery. You can get away from everything and everyone at this made-for-two adults-only hideaway complete with outdoor hot tub.
Sample some off grid living – You won’t find a TV or superfast Wi-Fi – this place is about being together and escaping modern life. It’s all kept warm and cosy inside with a wood-burning stove and underfloor heating, while your king-size bed with pocket-sprung mattress enjoys views of the stars through the glass roof.
With a barbecue, a gas cooker and fridge freezer, you have the facilities to cook up breakfast, lunch or dinner – the table and chairs in the secluded garden makes the perfect spot to enjoy it. If you would rather dine out, the local pub is just five minutes’ walk away.
Compact but well thought out, the accommodation also features a wood-panelled shower room with flush toilet. There is even a surprising amount of storage space for your bits and pieces. The wooden hot tub is a real treat, so don’t miss out on a dip beneath the night sky. Bathrobes and towels are provided too.
Lion Lodge, Port Lympne, Kent
Set on an extraordinary 600 acre wildlife reserve, Lion Lodge consists of two state-of-the art timber clad safari-style lodges with picture windows facing the lion enclosure.
The lodges are built into the boundary of the lion habitat, and each benefit from two large windows in the main living spaces and master bedrooms, meaning that guests can look out into the lion habitat and see magnificent big cats roaming around. In addition to witnessing lions from the comfort of a truly remarkable lodge-style space, guests can expect a full suite of luxury experiences, including the natural wood heated Scandinavian outdoor baths.
Each lodge is built around a main central living space, which benefits from a large open fire, and the wow-factor window onto the lion enclosure. With spiral staircases, timber finishes, and bespoke furniture, the lodges have a unique blend of safari style and a more urban industrial chic. Sleeping four, the lodges include a master bedroom and a mezzanine level sleeping platform with twin singles. In addition to views of the lions, each property has a private garden with picturesque views across the reserve to the Kent coast. What a wonderfully unique opportunity!
Also see our post on nearby lodges with hot tubs in Essex.