insideKENT Magazine insideKENT Issue 68 Nov 2017 - Page 170

BUSINESSNEWS HOLLOW LANE DEVELOPMENT IS OFF TO A FLYING START Pentland Homes Hollow Lane development in Canterbury is off to a flying start. Following a fantastic opening weekend at their latest new development in Canterbury, with over 40 visitors to their show home and marketing suite, Pentland Homes were delighted to take their first two reservations just two weeks after launching. Pentland Homes sales director, Julia Price, said: “We are over the moon with the level of interest that our fantastic new development is achieving and it really does demonstrate the demand for quality new homes in this hugely popular location.” The Observatory is a development of contemporary 3- and 4-bedroom homes, mainly detached with stunning layouts, garages and additional parking making them very unique in this popular area of Canterbury. There are nine different house types to choose from, all with the hallmark Pentland Homes high specification and attention to detail. In addition to all the popular Pentland touches such as open plan accommodation, lots of space and light plus beautiful kitchens, they have added in stunning polished granite entrances and bespoke designed roof lights to some of their house types that allow you to watch the night skies go by from your bedroom. In fact, they tell us that this is where their marketing name of The Observatory comes from, and their house type names such as Grove, Brecon and Snowden are all named after the dark Night Skies of Britain. Julia Price added: “We do not stand still with the designs of our homes and believe that customers interested in new homes today are extremely discerning and looking for that something extra special. We continually review all our homes and are proud to be able to launch this limited edition range, which is currently only be available at Hollow Lane.” For details of all Pentland Homes current developments visit A SPECTACULAR SETTING FOR YOUR NEXT BUSINESS EVENT Port Lympne Hotel, situated at the heart of Port Lympne Reserve, offers a unique venue for business meetings, conferences and events. conference equipment and the site has ample free parking. The hotel can cater for business breakfasts, working lunches, fine dining, BBQs, cocktail receptions and banquets. The four-star hotel is a converted Edwardian mansion that blends history and luxury together in a stunning setting. There are eight beautifully decorated bedrooms, a restaurant and bar plus, other accommodations available across the 600-acre site – ideal for longer conferences or executive visits. The landscaped gardens and surrounding wild animal park lend themselves perfectly to team building activities or relaxing strolls across the manicured lawns, taking in the incredible 30- mile views across the Romney Marsh to the Kent coast beyond. The dramatically decorated downstairs rooms offer versatile seating options, WiFi and 170 For more adventurous team building days or corporate events, activities including animal encounters, private safaris, enrichment building workshops, zorbing and archery can be arranged. With day delegate rates starting at just £35 per person and overnight packages available, the dedicated in-house team will be delighted to discuss your requirements. For more information, please visit or call 01303 234111.