Palace Farm Hostel



4 Visit England Stars 4 Visit England Stars 4 Visit England Stars 4 Visit England Stars 4 Visit England Stars Hostel
Down Court Road, Doddington, Faversham, KENT, ME9 0AU

Tel: +44 01795 886200

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Palace Farm Hostel


A relaxing hostel style B&B on family farm in village with pub in  Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Great walking, cycling & wildlife. Central location for exploring Kent's historical towns, villages and castles.

The Courtyard Rooms
Six fully heated en-suite rooms with sturdy custom made 90cm (3') bunk beds. The two family rooms include a double bed with a small bunk above; they make excellent rooms for a family of 2 adults and 3 children or for 4 adults. All rooms are ground floor and one family room has disabled facilities. There is a large lounge/dining room with woodburner and well equipped kitchen with no steps providing good access to wheelchair users. All rooms are linked by a covered walkway. Picnic benches, a barbecue, a patio and lawns make this a perfect venue for dining al-fresco during the warmer months. Table tennis and a football table keep the young at heart occupied and our covered seating area ensures that even wet weather can't dampen the holiday spirit.

Group Accommodation in Courtyard rooms PRICE:
1 night £505, 2 nights £475 per night, 3 and more nights £425 per night. No breakfast included.

The Granary
Two twin and two double rooms, one double has an extra single bed, these rooms are upstairs each with a shower & toilet. Carpeted bedrooms and under-floor heating downstairs create a much more homely feel. There is a well equipped kitchen and a comfortable lounge to watch TV or read a book. Picnic benches and patio with BBQ area is also available for granary guests.

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Courtyard Double Room (2 persons)£44.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Courtyard Family Room (5 persons)£80.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Courtyard Family Room (6 persons)£110.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Courtyard Family Room (8 persons)£128.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Courtyard Room (4 persons)£74.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Courtyard Single Room£27.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Granary Single Room£30.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Granary Triple Room, single and double room£70.00 per room per night (breakfast included)
Granary Twin or Double Room£50.00 per room per night (breakfast included)

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation
All prices include a light continental breakfast, tea / coffee / squash available at all times. Free WiFi.
Freshly laundered linen is provided for you to make your own beds. Please bring your own towels.


Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age) - 0
  • Cot - Cots available
  • Highchair - High chairs available

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties
  • Central heating throughout
  • Drying Facilities
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Ironing facilities
  • Welcome single sex groups, eg stag/hen parties

Leisure Facilities

  • Cycle Hire
  • Games room
  • Golf Course close by - Golf Course is 10 miles away
  • Other sporting facilities - Horse riding is in the next village - 3 miles away.

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Farm
  • In countryside
  • Non smoking establishment


Map & Directions

Road Directions

From the A2 at Teynham turn south (at George Pub), travel for 4 miles through Lynsted Village, over the M2. At Doddington Village sign turn right into 'Down Court Road', and Palace Farm is on the left. By train to either Sittingbourne or Faversham and catch a taxi. A limited bus service leaves from Sittingbourne Railway Station. Walk or cycle from Teynham Station (approx 4.5 miles).


  • 4 Visit England Stars Hostel
4 Visit England Stars Hostel


  • Visit England Awards -Cyclists Welcome Cyclists Welcome 2016
  • Visit England Awards -Walkers Welcome Walkers Welcome 2016
  • Green Tourism Business Scheme -Green Business Gold Green Business Gold 2023
  • Tourism South East Award -Tourism South East Member 23/24 - Bronze Tourism South East Member 23/24 - Bronze 2023

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
Open (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

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