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Welcome to Goss Hall Bed & Breakfast

Address: Goss Hall Lane, Ash,, Nr. Canterbury, CT3 2AN

Telephone: 01304 814022 01304 814022

Hotel Description

Goss Hall is a Grade II Listed manor house with accommodation in quiet countryside near Canterbury and Sandwich Kent. All rooms are either en-suite or have beautifully appointed bathrooms with modern facilities. Free wireless broadband connection available. Free parking on site. The house is surrounded with 3 1/2 acres of picturesque gardens including a lake and stream. Situated in the quiet village of Ash but within easy reach of larger towns with their shops and other amenities, Goss Hall is in an ideal location to explore Kent. Play golf at the many nearby golf courses, visit the Cathedral and shops in Canterbury, explore the medieval town of Sandwich, even take a trip to France from the nearby port of Dover. Spacious Georgian manor house with a delightful homely feel including elegant breakfast room overlooking the front garden and fields beyond.

Our Facilities

  • Pet Friendly
  • Parking Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Golf Course Nearby
  • Lakeside Location
  • Inroom Breakfast
  • Ironing Service
  • Bridal Suite
  • Internet Services
  • Wifi Available
  • Bicycle Rent
  • Luxury Accommodation
  • Vegetarian Food Available
  • Romantic Breaks
  • Walking Holidays

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Hotel Reviews - Goss Hall Bed & Breakfast

Beautiful Country Stay
Outstanding suite, the best in comfort & style.

with lovely views of the country. Marvellous breakfast in the prettiest of rooms. Great personalized service.

Catherine Molyneux - 9th Oct, 2017
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Excellent
Nice place to stay and excellent hosts

Ian Parker - 2nd Oct, 2017
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Lovely Little B&b
This is a very cozy place to spent a few days while visiting Kent. The guest house is charming, the Goss Hall team is quite accommodating and friendly, and the food is also very good. The only downside for us was that we didn't have a car. You can walk to Sandwich (about 20-30 minutes), but otherwise we had to rely on a local taxi service. It is certainly possible to stay here without a car, but having one would have made travel a bit more convenient. Overall, a very nice place to stay.

Meredith Rathbone - 2nd Oct, 2017
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Lovely Stay
A good sized room for our family and everything was perfect. Thank you.

Marcus Butlin - 30th Sep, 2017
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3 Nights 10 Sep To 13 Sep 2017
We really enjoyed our short stay. Room was excellent with view onto lake/ducks and lovely countryside. Very good choice for continental or English breakfast. We shall definitely return in the next few months. Thank you

John Shaw - 14th Sep, 2017
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Delightful Bed And Breakfast
Elegant, quiet and comfortable. Our bathroom, not en-suite, presented difficulty with washing hands after make--up and brushing teeth. Only one small criticism: The bread for breakfast was commercial sliced and at that price we would have expected fresh baked.

Mr & Mrs C Mitchel - 10th Sep, 2017
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Peace And Comfort
What a setting! A lovely B&B with a welcoming and helpful couple to match. My room (Carolina) was large and the bed was very comfortable. I also had sole use of a separate bathroom. Breakfast was fantastic, with a variety of choices and all very fresh. I travel a lot for work, staying in various hotels (some 5*) and B&Bs. Hands down Goss Hall B&B was, by far, one of the best. I hope to return very soon for another (non-work related) stay. Thank you Maggie and Steve.

Mr Andrew Carman - 8th Sep, 2017
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Beautiful Surroundings And Excellent Accommodation.
This was our second stay at this wonderful B&B. We felt truly comfortable in the beautiful and relaxing surroundings. Elegant and spacious room and ours had a small terrace overlooking the garden. Delicious breakfast and our Host, Maggie, so delightful and warm and friendly. We hope very much to return as soon as we can.

Susan Bretherick - 27th Aug, 2017
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One Nights Stay
Setting for Goss hall is beautiful, with a very homely welcome and the accommodation superb. Breakfast was very good and nothing was to much trouble.

Paul Horwell - 22nd Aug, 2017
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Home From Home
Stayed here for a couple of nights - bliss. Literally like a home from home. Lovely place, perfect room & great people running it.



Very welcoming of my crazy hound as well, with his strange ways, even to the point of serving him his own breakfast.



There are hotels locally, but having visited one for work you'd be disappointed if you knew that you could've stayed at Goss Hall instead. Much friendlier, much more accommodating & much more the kind of place you'd want to stay.



The connection to the internet here was better than mine at home, and no limits or stupid captive portals or extra fees. Its just there & help yourself.



If you want to get away from the world & be in peace for a while, this is the place.

NIK FOX - 20th Aug, 2017
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Stayover
Lovely country house sumptuous room fabulous breakfast. Parking posed a problem.

Paula Goulette - 11th Aug, 2017
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5 Out Of 5
Excellent all round.

Peter Mountford - 5th Aug, 2017
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Pleasant Stay In A Lovely Guest House
When looking for comfort and good value for money for our short breaks, Goss Hall did not disappoint. We were warmly welcomed and shown to our lovely room with a stunning modern en-suite and views over the Kent countryside. With an excellent choice of breakfasts and after a good and quiet night's sleep we found Goss Hall to be the perfect location from which to explore this part of Kent. We would without doubt stay again at this delightful house for another relaxing break.

Colin Morris - 3rd Aug, 2017
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Glorious Goss Hall...
This was our second stay at Goss Hall. While we loved it the first time, the return visit reinforced our feeling that this really is quite a haven of peace and serenity. Maggie made us so very welcome, providing a delicious breakfast to set us up for a day of travel ahead. We will of course be returning...

Michael Oakley - 1st Aug, 2017
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10 Out Of 10
We had such a lovely stay. The staff are always helpful and accommodating. Clean and comfortable. I highly recommend Goss Hall.

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Valerie Holloway - 28th Jul, 2017
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It\'s Not Only A Bb Or Hotel, It\'s One Of The Best Ever
It can't be better! Thank you, see you next year! GG

Gunter Giebing - 27th Jul, 2017
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Wonderful Stay
Had a wonderful stay at Goss Hall.

Maggie was very helpful with suggestions where to visit and eat with instructions on how to get there.

Cosy room and bed as well as a lovely breakfast

A real privilege to stay in husbands ancestral home nearly 3oo years later.

Karen Reynolds - 21st Jul, 2017
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No Complaints
Ideal for a relaxing evening after a long journey away from the maddening crowd. Parking good and approx forty minutes from Channel Tunnel. Comfortable room with well fitted bath room and freshly cooked breakfast.

Only a couple of miles from Sandwich Town Centre.

Stanley Wildhirt - 18th Jul, 2017
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Top Class.
Wonderful welcome to a beautiful country house in superb grounds. Lovely room, excellent breakfast. Totally satisfied.

Nigel Rumfitt - 10th Jul, 2017
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A Brilliant Find :)
Absolutely perfect stay. Setting, accommodation, staff and facilities all perfect.

NEIL MALONE - 7th Jul, 2017
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There And Back Again
Our second visit, which in itself says everything you need to know! This time we stayed in the harlequin room, which is the height of luxury with the roll-topped bath. Maggie and Stacy spoilt us (and the dogs) rotten, breakfast was fab-u-lous. So looking forward to our next visit

Clive Shrubsole - 5th Jul, 2017
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Goss Hall,
Very welcoming. Wonderful rural setting. Comfortable stylish accomodation. Highly recommended. Great location near Sandwich and accessible to Dover.

Hazel Morgenstern - 2nd Jul, 2017
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A Star In Kent
We had a lovely stay in Goss Hall, after a hearty, warm welcome. Goss Hall is a beautiful house, decorated with great style. The beds are very comfy and breakfast was excellent! Thank you very much for your great hospitality.

Saskia Hek-Duyndam - 30th Jun, 2017
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Goss Hall - Gorgeous!
Absolutely stunning! The setting was lovely surrounded by countryside and with beautiful grounds including a lake. Lovely décor inside and our room had views to two sides. Easy drive into Sandwich which was a delightful place to explore. We had such a lovely stay and wouldn't hesitate to recommend it.

Gillian Manners - 30th Jun, 2017
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Great Stay
Beautiful place in great surroundings, lovely people who run this B&B couldnt fault it at all, good value for money. Peter

Peter Aramayo - 28th Jun, 2017
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Excellent B&b
Everything about our 3 day stay at Goss Hall was totally charming. Beautiful bedroom over looking gardens & pond with well stocked tea tray. Fresh milk provided in a nearby fridge. Maggie, our hostess, welcomed us & ensured we had all relevant information relating to our stay.

Delicious breakfast menu served by v friendly waitress. Can fully recommend.

Elizabeth Holloway - 23rd Jun, 2017
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One Night Stay
Great accommodation with fantastic breakfast & all set in a beautiful location.

Ross Leadbeater - 21st Jun, 2017
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Nice Stay!
Very warm and friendly welcome. Spacious and comfortable room with private terrace.Only the phone right outside the room door was disturbing.

Susanne Rottle - 16th Jun, 2017
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Truly Exceptional
From the initial warm welcome to a superb breakfast before leaving, our stay at Goss Hall was a real pleasure.

The room was tastefully decorated and really spacious with the added luxury of a balcony overlooking the lake. The grounds are maintained immaculately and provide peaceful and tranquil surroundings.

This B&B is a genuine find which offers outstanding value for money. We will be back next time we visit the area.

DEREK HOPE - 16th Jun, 2017
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Goss Hall Review
Beautiful period property with superior accommodation,

Providing excellent breakfast choices,all hosted by the most helpful and friendliest of people. Cannot recommend it highly enough.

lesley gudgeon - 15th Jun, 2017
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Stopover On Our Way To Spain
Fantastic Property and stunning grounds. Will definitely return to Goss Hall, very welcoming and comfortable. Great choice for Breakfast and excellent value for money.

Hazel McLaughlin - 14th Jun, 2017
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A Great Place To Stay
Lovely pastoral location on a farm 2 miles from Sandwich. House and surroundings pristine and lovely. Large, extremely comfortable room and bathroom. Warm welcome from warm and wonderful owner. Delicious breakfast. Everything done to make our stay as nice as possible and everything you would want in a b&b.

Toby Platt - 12th Jun, 2017
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Relaxing Two Day Break
We decided to book this venue at the last minute. We were looking for peace and quiet in tranquil settings and we were not disappointed. Maggie was our host and I must say nothing was to much trouble, she was a constant professional with understanding and charm. The surroundings were nice, well kept and peaceful, also considering that we were near the main road, you could not hear the traffic from the venue at all. The rooms were very comfortable as were the beds (I suffer from a bad back and have an orthopaedic bed) I had no problems with being uncomfortable here. Breakfast was great. We had a nice choice of home cooked foods available as well as continental food stuffs with fresh fruit and very fresh pastries. We will be visiting again at some point in the future. Many thanks

Henryk Kubala - 11th Jun, 2017
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Superb
Absolutely first rate accommodation, set in beautiful grounds.

Very comfortable well appointed room and excellent breakfast.

Maggie and staff really make you feel welcome. Highly recommended.

Portia Witherspoon - 11th Jun, 2017
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Sehr Zu Empfehlen
sehr freundlicher Empfang in dem sehr gut geführten Haus; das Zimmer war hübsch und gemütlich eingerichtet, alles, was man braucht, vorhanden. Bad o.k.Frühstück hervorragend.Für entspannende tage sehr geeignet, auch aufgrund der ruhigen Lage.

Mr & Mrs Mullenbach - 7th Jun, 2017
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Perfect Place
Beautiful setting, ideally placed for excursions in Kent, be they coastal or inland. Lovely rooms both with fine furnishings and views. Excellent hosts.

Nicolas Evans - 3rd Jun, 2017
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Real Gem
Really enjoyable stay. Our room was perfect. Large, traditional with modern twists and references to classic cars and famous drivers. Breakfast was delicious with fresh fruit and a variety of cooked breakfast options. Our hosts were friendly and chatty without being too familiar. Simply perfect. A real gem. Would highly recommend it.

Veneeta Rayner - 2nd Jun, 2017
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The Birches/blackmans
We thought your home and grounds were stunning! Our son particularly loved climbing your trees! From the moment we arrived to the moment we left Maggie and her family made us feel very welcome and the breakfasts were gorgeous. My only comment I wanted to make is that the granary accommodation, although very comfortable and beautifully furnished, was very hot in the night possibly due to lack of large windows...a fan might have helped! But only a minor quibble. We will definitely come back and hopefully with our dog next time. Thank you very much.

Amanda Birch - 31st May, 2017
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Lovely Place
Perfect location just outside Sandwich. Lovely atmosphere. Very helpful staff. Delicious breakfast. Rooms perhaps a bit too hot and the accommodation a little pricey.

Davide Pagnotta - 22nd May, 2017
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Our Stay At Goss Hall
If you are looking for a B & B in a beautiful setting, a full English cooked to perfection and a charming hostess then Goss Hall is a must. We stayed 3 nights and wished we could have stayed longer. We would definitely return.

Terry Hammond - 14th May, 2017
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Goss Hall B And B
Stayed for 3 nights, wish we could have stayed longer. We were welcomed as if we were part of the Family. The room was exceptionally clean, and beautiful decor with everything we needed for a few nights away. We asked for a bucklet of ice, this came beautifully presented on a tray. The breakfast was plentiful and cooked perfectly. We will be certain to go back when we are in the area.

Liz Tompkins - 1st May, 2017
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Good Service
we stayed for 1 night. as we arrived early, the team at Goss Hall turned the room around very quickly following the previous guests, which we were thankful for.

The room itself was well appointed, spacious an clean. breakfast was also very good (the toast came out hot and the butter was soft - too many B&Bs still manage to get this wrong!).

Simon Sorrin - 24th Apr, 2017
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Super Place!
What a lovely place totally recommend. I stay in a lot of places in the uk and this is one of the best. Faultless.

Paul Milton - 21st Apr, 2017
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Lovely People, Lovely Place
We (plus the two dogs) have just come back from a wonderful 4 day break. Where do I start? The room was immaculate, well stocked with goodies,the ensuite brilliant the room tastefully decorated. A lovely place with attention to detail.

Now the location...beautiful, well tended and large gardens, lots of birds, ducks, geese and the odd sheep! the dogs were given free reign and were made as welcome as us and were spoilt rotten (plates of sausage at breakfast).

I can't finish without mentioning Maggie and her staff, who worked hard, nothing was too much trouble and had a genuine, lovely cheery disposition.

We simply loved our time here...The only shame was That I had to work.

So, we have promised ourselves another visit later in the year.

You will relax if you choose Goss Hall..thank you, thank you..x



Stayed April 2017, travelled as a couple





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Clive Shrubsole - 19th Apr, 2017
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Relaxing And Couldn\'t Fault It!
We enjoyed a one night stay at Goss Hall and we truly could not fault it. A warm welcome from Maggie, a lovely warm and inviting room and surroundings, wish we booked longer. All that and a brilliant nights sleep and a wonderfully cooked breakfast to send us on our way made a marvellous stay. Will definately stay again! Thank you Maggie for your warm hospitality.

Mrs. Maggie Gash - 19th Apr, 2017
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One Night Stay Easter Weekend
A beautifully restored Georgian farmhouse in extensive grounds run by a very lovely lady who really cares about her guests. Very good choice of options at breakfast. This property is in a good location which is quiet but convenient for Sandwich and the surrounding area.

Mrs. Sarah Howie-brown - 18th Apr, 2017
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Goss Hall
My husband and I had a couple of nights bed and breakfast at Goss Hall. We had a fantastic stay, the food was good and hearty with so much choice. The room was clean, comfortable and had the most amazing view.

The grounds were beautiful and well kept. So if you want too feel relaxed and very well looked after, I recommend a visit to Goss Hall where Maggie and her team will do everything they can to make sure your stay is perfect.

Tracy & Pete Gillane - 14th Apr, 2017
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Superb Bed And Breakfast
We have just returned from a delightful two night stay at Goss Hall. We were due to attend a family wedding on the day of our arrival and Maggie the owner of Goss Hall could not have been more helpful; she booked a taxi for us and also altered the booking when we had to ring her from the motorway to say we would be late. Our room was perfect for the four of us; very comfortable and very well equipped. The breakfast was outstanding. Goss Hall is perfectly situated in beautiful countryside but not far from the road between Canterbury and Sandwich, a short drive from both. We made use of our time to visit these places and others in Kent, and Goss Hall was the perfect base. We can't recommend it too highly, thank you!

Elizabeth Porter - 11th Apr, 2017
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Evening Get Away
i booked this as an evening get away for me and my partner. I was so impressed by the welcome we had and the whole evening and morning stay was brilliant. Breakfast was lovely

Mr. Pete Cory - 11th Apr, 2017
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Great Stay
Very nice and welcoming hosts, beautifully decorated room, great breakfast - a perfect stay if you're visiting this part of UK

Philippe Schwerer - 11th Apr, 2017
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Weekend
Lovely setting, immaculate rooms with a comfortable feeling. Very friendly and helpful hostess .

April Bailiss - 29th Mar, 2017
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Stunning Accommodation
This is definitely one to return to.

Fantastic room and beautiful surroundings

We will definitely be booking a few weekends away here

Stephen Cottrell - 27th Mar, 2017
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The Best!
What a first class B&B this is, it really sets the bar very high for others to aim for. Just shows how well it can be done. A lovely old house in perfect grounds, with excellent facilities. A really comfortable bed, (the best I have ever slept in in a hotel or B&B ever!) wonderful breakfasts, polite cheerful staff, non-intrusive but there if you need help. We stayed in the Granary, newly converted and to a very high standard, the interiors were great, lovely views, and so quiet, it suited us perfectly. Definitely recommend this great place without hesitation.

Annie James - 26th Mar, 2017
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Goss Hall
Lovely welcome lovely room lovely view lovely time

Andrew Toop - 20th Mar, 2017
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Wedding Anniversary
We had a fabulous time. Goss Hall is the most warm inviting B and B we have stayed in. The house is beautiful, the grounds have spectacular views, particularly when waking up to -6 temperatures. Breakfast was beautiful cooked and presented. Maggie and her team are delightful very personable. Will definitely go back and will recommend. Thank you for making our stay such a memorable occasion, for all the right reasons.

Mrs Elaine Holman - 23rd Jan, 2017
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Quiet Relaxed Stay At A Beautiful House
We had a wonderful nights stay at Goss Hall. Maggie was very welcoming and even offered an upgrade at no extra cost as there was a bigger room available. Nothing was too much trouble! Beautiful room and B&B in a picturesque location. Breakfast was also first class. We will be back very soon.....Nat & Michelle

Nat Turner - 23rd Jan, 2017
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Amazing
What a lovely place Goss Hall is. Staff were very helpful and friendly. The room was amazing and had little touches that made it feel homely and inviting.And the grounds we're lovely to walk round. The breakfast was hot and delicious. We will definitely be back to try another amazing room.

Michael Harden - 9th Jan, 2017
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Loved It!
Goss Hall was a wonderful find. The welcome, the lovely bedrooms, dining room and setting in lovely countryside was everything you could hope for. The breakfast was utterly delicious and the choice extensive and beautifully presented. I will stay there every time I visit my sister and recommend it to anyone wishing to stay in that area, It is definitely worthy of its 9.7 rating....I only wonder why it doesn't get the full 10 which it truly deserves.

Mrs. Gaynor Cockman - 12th Dec, 2016
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Brilliant One Night Stay
A fantastic one night stay at Goss Hall B&B. Lovely views, great food and even better hosts. Well recommended.

Christopher Bridge - 8th Dec, 2016
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Stay At Goss Hall, Highly Recommend!
Spent one night at Goss Hall and it was superb! Really warm, cosy and it couldn't have been any better. Maggie was beyond welcoming and was so lovely; the variety of breakfast selection in the morning catered to everyone needs.



Don't think twice, If you're looking for maximum comfort to exceed your expectations, at an A++ place with an amazing host, stay at Goss Hall.

Xaria - 30th Nov, 2016
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Perfect!
Very good on all aspects! Nice and peaceful place, Very clean. Charming owner

Mr. Pierre Hecq - 17th Jun, 2014
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Response from Hotel
Thank you so much for your very kind review. It was a real pleasure having you as my guests at Goss Hall.

Fantastic Place
Goss Hall is an absolutely lovely place, I stayed for 2 nights over my wedding day and it was perfect. Maggie is so great too.

Claudia Brivio-Hughes - 2nd Jun, 2014
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Lovely Stay
What a marvelous place this is, friendly

beautifully decorated and peaceful.

We could not have had a more pleasant

experience. Maggie makes sure all her

guests are comfortable and well-fed.

We felt right at home here. I hadn't been back in my own home a week before notifying

friends about Goss Hall being a "must" on their next trip to Englsnd.

Edward Burrows - 30th May, 2014
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Goss Hall Weekend
Goss Hall is a beautiful venue for a stay, very quiet and rural and you feel that you are staying in the middle of nowhere.

We really enjoyed our short visit. Breakfast was a treat, I have never seen such golden yellow eggs which presumably are laid by the free range chickens in the back garden!

An excellent choice

if you wish to visit the Eastern part of Kent.

Mrs. Jan Butler - 11th May, 2014
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A Little Gem
Absolutely fantastic place to stay...gorgeous surroundings, great decor and attention to detail, fab breakfast choice but most importantly Maggie was welcoming and accommodating with just the right amount attention-I stayed with my Mum and niece in the lead up to my wedding and I'm so glad I chose Goss Hall as Maggie was so accommodating-she even looked after Dolly our dog rather than put her in kennels on our big day which was such a relief. All those that visited the house in the preparation all commented that they would love to stay and we couldn't recommend it highly enough. My now husband and I plan to return for future anniversaries. As I put in their guest book, from the B&Bs I've stated in this was the best and actually better than most hotels as well. Perfect.

Emily & Stephen - 12th Apr, 2014
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Wedding Weekend!
We spent a whole weekend at Goss Hall and had booked out all the rooms for our wedding party to stay in. We had the most wonderful stay!!! We could never have wanted a more perfect place to start out married life!

The rooms were full of light and space and the grounds were just amazing, we especially loved all the ducks....and the breakfasts were superb.

Maggie and her family were such wonderful hosts and couldn't do enough for us, we were so sad to go but will be back as soon as we can...we can't wait to stay again and we know we will be at Goss Hall over and over in years to come!

Gillian Chapman - 31st Mar, 2014
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Response from Hotel
Thank you for such an amazing review. I would also like to thank you for choosing Goss Hall as your base to prepare and leave for your wedding at Preston Court. There are so many lovely venues in this area, and I am honoured that you decided to stay here. It was a real pleasure to have you all here at Goss Hall, and I think we enjoyed your wedding as much as you did. I would love to see you again in the future. Have a wonderful happy life together.

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Kent Int. Airport - Airport

Distance 4.74 miles (7.59 km)
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Deal Castle - Kent - Castle

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Distance 6.5 miles (10.41 km)
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