Welcome to THE PIG-at Bridge Place
Just 56 minutes by train from central London, tucked away just outside the historic village of Bridge, three miles south of Canterbury, find our latest PIG of the litter, a red-bricked musical honeypot.
An intriguing old building with a rock-n-roll vibe, which over the past four decades has been home to some renowned parties and gigs playing host in the ‘70s to Led Zeppelin and the like.
It houses lots of period features, including large fireplaces, secret stairways, panelled rooms and endless nooks and crannies. In the refurb, all of these structural nuances are being respected and enhanced to create seven bedrooms along with numerous cosy bars and sitting areas.
A love of good food
The Coach House is home to the restaurant, filled with signature PIG touches but feeling markedly different to its sister restaurants with a kitchen that opens-up into the space, letting you in on the action.
Stay with us
With far reaching views out across the Kentish countryside, all bedrooms are finished in our signature style, but with some exciting new additions. There are 7 characterful bedrooms in the main house, 12 light and spacious rooms in the Coach House, 2 family friendly lodges; and The Barn, a rustic romantic two-storey hideaway in the old stables.
Additionally, 7 Kentish Hop Pickers’ Huts on stilts sit alongside the river in the grounds, each has been made from reclaimed materials and has a double-bedroom with fitted bathroom and wood burning stove.
If you are looking to stay with us over the Christmas or New Year period, please call us on 0345 225 9494 for availability.
Explore THE PIG-at Bridge Place
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Our 29-bedroom, Queen Anne manor house is tucked away just outside the historic village of Bridge, three miles south of Canterbury.
THE PIG-at Bridge Place
The hotel is 3 miles away from Canterbury; the drive should take 15 minutes. There’s free parking when you arrive.
The closest station to THE PIG-at Bridge Place is Bekesbourne Station, two miles away. South Eastern runs regular services to Canterbury West station also from London St Pancras International which will get you to Canterbury in under an hour.
If you're getting to us by taxi, give Kev's Taxi a call on 07887668940 who'll be able to get you over to ours in no time. They're a family run company based in Herne Bay that have a wide selection of vehicles seating up to 8 people.
If you're needing to be within close proximity to an airport, Gatwick Airport is 76 miles away from THE PIG-at Bridge Place and it takes just around 70 minutes to get there by car.
Things to know before visiting
The availability shown online is live and always up-to-date. If you can’t find the date you’re after, please email firstname.lastname@example.org so we can add you to our waiting list.
However, it’s worth checking out our other properties as we may have a table available elsewhere.
We do not permit dogs inside THE PIG-at Bridge Place. As the restaurant terrace and wooden are located within the Kitchen Garden, unfortunately, your furry friends will not be able to join you for lunch in the gardens.
Children are more than welcome at THE PIG-at Bridge Place, both in the restaurant and to stay. At THE PIG-at Bridge Place, some of our rooms are suitable for an extra bed or cot, just ask us when booking and we can arrange this for you upon your arrival.
We’ll never tell you what to wear. Our restaurants are informal places, so come in whatever makes you happy and comfortable.
Breakfast is available for residents from 7-10am Monday-Friday and 7.30-10.30am on Saturday and Sunday. We serve Lunch from 12-2.30pm daily and Dinner from 6.30-9.30pm daily. Lunch bookings are advised, however Dinner bookings are essential!
We offer monetary vouchers to the values of £25, £50, £100 and £250, as well as a lunch or dinner voucher.
These can be purchased here.
Unless we are running a special deal and it is stated within the terms, all of our rates are on a room only basis so are inclusive of VAT only. Breakfast is served in the restaurant and depending on what you fancy there's a choice of a continental breakfast buffet for £12 or cooked breakfast options for £16.
You can check in from 3pm, however you’re more than welcome to arrive earlier to drop off your luggage and relax in the house or explore the gardens. Check out is by 11am. We ask that you vacate your room by this time, but please feel free to enjoy the surroundings all day.
We can’t guarantee an early check-in or late check-out, but do let us know your plans and we will try our best on the day.
At THE PIG-at Bridge Place there is access to the grounds and the restaurant in the Coach House. Due to being a listed building there is currently no wheelchair access to the main house. For more details please contact us by completing our online form, using our live chat system, or by emailing us at email@example.com