The Bull Pen and Cart Lodge is perfect for couples or individuals who want to feel settled and welcome while enjoying the many sights and attractions of East Sussex. Formerly two farm buildings, the 5 Star Gold cottage is now one comfortable space with original character and a private south-facing garden. It's peaceful yet far from remote, being close to Herstmonceux, Hailsham and Heathfield and within easy reach of favourite sights and attractions like Eastbourne, beaches including Pevensey Bay, Norman's Bay and Cuckmere Haven, Battle and 1066 country, and the chalk hills of the South Downs National Park. Tucked away on the edge of a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, guests have wonderful walks and cycling routes from the door and plenty of opportunity for peace and relaxation. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
This welcoming 5 Star Gold holiday rental has three ensuite bedrooms that sleep six people, and a layout that suits anyone looking for a home-away-from-home and a peaceful treat to call your own for extended periods of 2-12 weeks. The Granary is on the wonderful gated Beechcroft estate in Cowbeech, a short walk from the Merrie Harriers pub with fantastic views, lots of space and tranquility. Next to the High Weald AONB and within easy reach of the South Downs National Park, East Sussex coast, and 1066 Country, there are many sights and activities to enjoy in all seasons. Normal bookings taken are from 2-12 weeks, making The Granary ideal for those visiting the area and wanting accommodation for longer periods - please enquire for shorter breaks. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
The Byre is a fantastic 5 Star Gold holiday cottage on the edge of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and within a short walk of an excellent country pub. It is one of four super self-catering properties at Beechcroft in Cowbeech, with easy access to lovely walks and bike rides through the countryside and along the coast. The owner specialises in bookings of 2 to 12 weeks - a little longer than the usual short break, giving visitors plenty of time to settle in and get to know this lovely part of England which features incredible country houses, gardens and castles, beaches and famous sights. The Byre sleeps four people in two ensuite bedrooms and is ideal for couples and families. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
Stay in this welcoming 5 Star Gold holiday home on the edge of the High Weald AONB, within walking distance of an excellent pub and easy reach of the South Downs National Park and East Sussex Coastline. The Oast House dates from the 17th Century and sleeps five people in three bedrooms. It's ideal for families to use as a home-away-from-home while exploring this fantastic environment or people who want a peaceful retreat for a longer period. Go for long walks and bike rides, visit stately homes, castles and spectacular gardens, enjoy lazy days on the beach, tour 1066 Country, and enjoy local events and attractions. One week simply isn't enough, which is why the owner specialises in bookings of 2-12 weeks as standard (for shorter breaks, please enquire). Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
Beautifully presented throughout, Park Farm Cottages offers 5 Star luxury self-catering amongst the scenic beauty of the Hampshire countryside. Sitting on the edge of the South Downs National Park, guests can enjoy peace and tranquility with the River Itchen opposite adding to the charm. Park Farm Cottages is close to the city of Winchester and a popular choice with large groups sleeping up to ten guests who want to holiday or celebrate together. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
Perfect for couples and small families, West Cottage sleeps three guests and offers 5 Star self-catering in a beautifully peaceful part of Hampshire on the outskirts of the South Downs National Park. Close to Winchester, this fabulous architect-designed eco-build holiday home sits opposite the River Itchen and offers all the right ingredients for a relaxing break. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
An award winning single storey 5 Star holiday home situated in Hampshire on the edge of the South Downs National Park, near Winchester. East Cottage enjoys a wonderful tranquil position opposite the River Itchen and is ideal for a relaxing break. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
Orchard Cottage nestles amongst the South Downs National Park in West Sussex, and is a family and walkers friendly holiday home with lovely country walks from the front door. There are lots of attractions within easy reach including cosmopolitan Brighton with The Lanes for shopping, superb restaurants, beach and its bustling seaside vibe night and day. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
Offering 4 Star self-catering, this well presented holiday cottage nestles amongst the Sussex countryside of the South Downs National Park and offers excellent walking straight from the front door. The coastline is within easy reach with vibrant Brighton with its great shopping, beach and splendid pier just eight miles away. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
Sitting in the South Downs National Park in West Sussex, this stylish comfy Four Star holiday home is ideal for walkers and those who want to explore the areas many attractions including cosmopolitan Brighton which is just over eight miles away. Lovely countryside walks from the front door and the coast is within easy reach. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
Sitting at the foot of the South Downs National Park, this delightful holiday cottage is located in the small historic town of Steyning in West Sussex. Rosebud Cottage is perfect for walkers; pubs and shops a short stroll away and within easy reach of the Sussex coast including Brighton.
Sitting in the High Weald of Sussex AONB, this comfy welcoming 5-star holiday cottage offers total seclusion, nestling amongst thirty acres of grounds with streams, woods and lawns for relaxing. The area has plenty of attractions including the seaside resort of Hastings, Battle, Tunbridge Wells and Glyndebourne, excellent country walks and lots of country houses and castles to visit in Kent and Sussex. Close to the South Downs National Park. Tourist board rating: 5 Star
A peaceful, spacious studio-style holiday home in a quiet location within walking distance of East Meon's two village pubs, church and shop. Surrounded by the Southern Downs National Park, the dog-friendly chalet has good access to miles of beautiful countryside walks and is within easy reach of Petersfield, Winchester and Chichester. The Garden Chalet is ideal for couples and can accommodate up to two children on a double sofa-bed.
A self-catering holiday on the Sussex coast is magically restorative. There's something about the fresh sea air and slower pace of life that never loses its charm, so Seas the Day is such a great holiday home. Set over three levels with spectacular views of the English Channel and colourful beach huts, it is a pebble's throw from the water and less than a mile from the shops, cafes, and pubs of Rustington. There is space for six people to sleep in three bedrooms, with a layout that suits families and friends in any season.
A traditional comfy holiday cottage ideally placed in the West Sussex village of Singleton, just a mile from Goodwood and six miles from the cathedral city of Chichester. Sitting at the heart of the South Downs National Park, there are lovely walks and cycle rides straight from the front door as well as attractions to walk to including West Dean Gardens and Weald and Downland Open Air Museum. An excellent base whether you want to explore the many attractions of Sussex, attend one of Goodwood's fantastic events or simply relax in beautiful countryside with glorious beaches such as West Wittering within easy reach for lazy days by the sea.
With miles of wonderful footpaths and bridleways virtually on the doorstep and a central location in Upham village that is within walking distance of a favourite country pub, Rays Farm Cottage is understandably popular with guests. The 17th Century self-catering cottage comfortably sleeps up to four guests in two bedrooms, with lovely gardens and views over the village green. Winchester is only 15 minutes away, and sights like Portsmouth, the South Down's Way, Paultons Park and Marwell Wildlife Park are also nearby.
Families love the warm welcome they get at Hunters Cottage. A self-catering holiday with your partner or friends, your kids and your dogs has never been so easy or enjoyable. You can step out of the gate and into the magnificent South Downs from the Grade-II listed holiday rental, which is in the pretty village of Alciston and within walking distance of a good pub. Lewes, Eastbourne and Brighton are all within easy reach, and there are beautiful walks and cycling routes passing through the village.
The South Downs and the New Forest are both fantastic places for a holiday so where better to stay than between them in the Meon Valley, within easy reach of beautiful forests, favourite attractions and excellent amenities. Kiss Cottage is a quiet, one-bedroom property at the end of a private drive and within walking distance of the centre of Waltham Chase. There are lovely walks, traffic-free cycling routes and opportunities to play golf and horse ride close by, while Portsmouth, Salisbury, Chichester and the Solent are all only a short drive away.
Cherry Tree Cottage is a welcoming holiday home sleeping four people in two bedrooms. Its flexible layout makes it ideal for couples, families or friends. It is in picturesque Prinsted in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and only a short walk from the coast. The South Downs and New Forest National Parks are both within easy reach, giving wide scope for walking, cycling, sailing, kayaking and paddleboarding. Brighton and the Isle of Wight are both within an hour of Cherry Tree Cottage, and local attractions include Goodwood House, Stansted House, and the Weald and Downland Living Museum.
Seaford is a friendly seaside town on the East Sussex coast, with a beautiful shingle beach and an excellent variety of places to eat, drink and shop. A ten-minute stroll from the town centre is this comfortable holiday home, with space for up to five people to sleep in three bedrooms, a location on a quiet residential street, and gardens to the front and rear. It's ideal for families and friends who want a convenient location with easy access to pubs, public transport, activities and attractions. Tourist board rating: 4 Star