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The sitting room

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We have now opened up our sitting room for guests to enjoy. Indulge in a drink before or after supper of just come over for a relaxing place to unwind and have a little something from our honesty bar.

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A new communal area for our guests to enjoy

A new communal area for our guests to enjoy

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Laundry service

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Laundry service is available at £5 per load, washed and air dried.

£8.50 per load washed and tumble dried.

The newest members of the Iffin Family

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We are pleased to announce the arrival of our newwest guests… A bag of food is £1 which you can purchase when you arrive to feed the cows and sheep. Please ask for assistance though as they are still very new and are still getting used to lots of people.

Mummy Jocab ewe Bramley, and her two lambs Jazz and Pippin

Mummy Jocab ewe and her two lambs Jazz and Pippin


Maisy came to us at 10 weeks old when her new home just didnt work out.


Marmite, more subdued of the two dexter cows who came to us from Chilham to help us keep the grass mowed


Marmalade, the boss!


Tabitha, who even knows how we ended with this one!

Rosie Posie

Mummy’s little girl. We still dont know how old Rosie is, she came to us when a friend called to say she had been abandoned and needed a new home- waifs and strays need only apply!


The perfect gift for Christmas

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Treat someone this Christmas to a luxury break in the quiet of the KenMinolta DSCt countryside. This winter (1st December – 1st March) we are offering bed and breakfast, plus a homemade two course evening meal for two for just £127 per night.

For gift ideas a voucher can be issued.

Please quote WINTER for promotion on booking.

Waterlane Coffee house

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Ever thought that good quality coffee was too hard to find. Well we’ve taken the hard work out of your search and found it for you. waterlane coffee Waterlane coffee house is an independent coffee house offering the finest quality coffee in Canterbury. Down a quiet little lane near the heart of Canterbury can be found a little team of people busy working to bring you deliciously smooth coffee. No fancy frills just good quality coffee in a place you can relax and watch the world go by. So this winter take a break.  Get cosy with a coffee and enjoy something finer.

#1 B&B in Canterbury

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A massive thank you to all our guests who have reviewed us on trip advisor. We are pleased to announce that we are now No.1 B&B in Canterbury.

We are commited to offering the best service and facilities to our guests which means your opinions and suggestions are always welcome.  tripadvisor

Canterbury Festival 2014

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Kents International Arts Festival. 18th October- 1st November.

If theatre, music, visual arts or intellectual talks are your thing then the Canterbury Festival is a must this year!

Festival highlights include the parade which goes down Canterbury High Street on Saturday 18th October followed by Evensong at the cathederal on Sunday 19th at 3.15pm.

Canterburys City wall circuit walk is on Thursday 23rd at 10am and would be a great way to explore Canterburys hidden nooks.

There are also numerous performances on at the Marlow theatre (http://www NULL.marlowetheatre including Flown, Simon Evans and Cirque du Cabaret.

For the entire events timetable and to book places be sure to visit (http://www NULL.canterburyfestival

Small Hythe Place

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Small house, big charm

Smallhythe Place, a timber framed house nestled in the Kent countryside near the charming village of Tenterden. If history and theatre is your thing then Smallhythe Place is a must. With regular outdoor perfermances in the beautiful gardens, attributed to Victorian era actress Ellen Terry, and free admission with a National Trust pass you can guarantee a fantastic visit.

The music and beer festival is always a big hit with families, young and old. Eventtimetables can be found on the national trust website. (http://www NULL.nationaltrust 07 Photos 050December 07 Photos 069


Enjoy Chilham!

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The charming little village of Chilham is located just 6 miles from Iffin Farmhouse and offers so much for every member of the family. Whether its mooching round traditional farm shops, strolling around the lakes and rivers or just snuggling up in a cosy pub or cafe with a beer or a cuppa- Chilham has it all!

Its top attractions include Badgers Hill Farm and Cidery, Chilham Castle Gardens (http://www NULL.chilham-castle, The Stour Valley Arts at Kings Wood (http://stourvalleyarts, River Stour and Chilham Lakes (http://www NULL.kentishstour and Perry Wood (http://www NULL.faversham Chilham (4) Chilham (10)




The Medievil village sqaure is picture perfect. Enjoy a drink at the Woolpack Inn (http://www NULL.woolpackinnchilham or afternoon tea at Shelly’s Tea Room. (http://www NULL.shellystearooms

There are also numerouse walking (http://www NULL.kentishstour, cycling and horse riding (http://www NULL.chilhampark to be found- available all year round.

Canterbury Food and Drink festival Friday 26th to Sunday 28th September 2014

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Canterbury Food Festival Canterbury food and drink festival (http://wp

When: Friday 26th- Sunday 28th September 2014

Where: Dane John gardens, Waltling Street,  Canterbury Admission:

Free!! Fun for all the family can be had this September with the arrival of the food and drink festival here in Canterbury. Come and sample many localally produced goodies and indulge in something new. Three stages of entertainment and endless food and drink stalls will make this end of Septmeber one you’ll remember. For those who have visted Iffin Farmhouse or who will be visiting you will know that we are very passionate about good quality food. We beleive that where your food comes from tells its own story in the flavours that are produced. Local meats, fruits and beverages are all served here at Iffin Farmhouse and we are always looking for new products for our guests to try while visiting Kent.