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Excellent 5/5 Score from 14 reviews

Excellent 5/5 

from £55 /night help Price for guests, Nights

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Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

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Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

'STABLE COTTAGE' is in an Ideal location - on edge of Town Centre with Eastbourne Railway Station just 3 minutes on foot - London fast train is 85 mins, Gatwick Airport fast train 53 mins, Ashford International about 1 hour.

Recently Extended and Renovated - including a brand-new kitchen, brand-new bathroom, new floors , neutral decor and new top quality brand new real wood bedroom furniture.

A welcome pack will usually include, Tea, Milk and Biscuits.

All beds are freshly made and clean towels, shower gel and/or soap are also provided.

Internally the cottage has 2 good sized bedrooms [ one with a double bed, the other with twin beds - all with thick new quality sprung mattresses ] and a spacious open-plan lounge approx 5.2m x 4.2 m [ 16 ft x 14 ft ] featuring double casement doors leading out onto its own PRIVATE SUN TRAP patio garden approx 15ft x 8ft.

For anyone with a young baby, there is a Folding Cot available but you would need to bring baby linen. There is also an adjustable high chair and a BABY SITTING SERVICE is sometimes available.

Located in an IDEAL CENTRAL POSITION just 3 mins walk from the Railway Station , 5 mins walk to the Town Centre , and Seafront and historic old Pier about 12/15 mins , so most of Eastbourne can be explored on foot.

WALKING - Beachy Head is easily walkable, with the Seven Sisters , and Birling Gap just beyond.

Beaches are lovely an unspoilt, some having sand when the tide retreats, some with rock-pools , and there is even a Naturist Beach down by the West Cliffs which also has a sun-trap cafe nearby.

Opposite the Station is GROVE ROAD which is an interesting area known as 'LITTLE CHELSEA' where cafes , restaurants, a small jazz club, art galleries, antique shops and old book shops can be explored.

The best nearby small Cafe is probably NELSONS at 4 Terminus Road - 3 mins walk - FREE WIFI.

'BILLS CAFE' is newly open in Terminus Road, about 8 mins walk from the cottage is highly recommended.

For vegetarians MISS WALLS BACK GARDEN and THE GREEN ALMOND are both very good.

The Towner Art Gallery is also a must if you like Art, and/or Modern Architecture - this also has a fabulous cafe on its top floor offering interesting townscape views.

For those wishing to explore Sussex or Kent, Eastbourne is a perfect location and Ideal for children because there is always much to entertain.

By train, the historic town of Lewes is only 20 mins , Brighton 40 mins, Bexhill just 10 mins. Hastings can also be reached by a direct train in about 20 minutes, and London Victoria 86 mins, Gatwick Airport is 53 mins. Euro-Star connection at Ashford International Station is just over an hour by a direct train service.

For those with cars, Access to nearby towns and countryside is usually quicker. Brighton Town Centre is about 20 miles along the A259 - 45 minutes - assuming you avoid the rush hour.

For a scenic route the Eastbourne-Central Brighton Bus [ no 12 ] trip should not be missed - takes about 1hr 15 mins.

PARKING : 'Stable cottage' has a small garage - ideal for a MICRO CAR, SMART CAR , MINI , Motor Bikes or Cycles.

Parking for larger cars is not a problem - free on street parking just around the corner - about 3 or 4 minute walk.

Smoking is permitted outside in its Private Patio Garden.

** IF YOU ALSO NEED A LARGER HOUSE NEARBY please also look at our nearby TOWN HOUSE listing , which sleep up to 6 **

** Please note that this cottage is NOT usually available for students - it is more suited to family/couple bookings , or mature travelers [ please ask before sending a booking request ] **.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Eastbourne 1 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 100 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Gatwick 68 km, Nearest railway: Eastbourne 100 m
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden

About this location

The East Sussex region

Eastbourne, Sussex, is often thought to be in a perfect spot for exploring the coastline, Sussex and Kent Countryside , its many wonderful unspoilt Villages and its historic Towns.

For overseas visitors, there is a car-ferry port at NEWHAVEN [ Transmanche Ferries ] , and at Dover.

Gatwick Airport has a direct train service to Eastbourne, which takes less than 1 hour.

London- Eastbourne fast train is about 1hr 26min.

By car, Gatwick to Eastbourne is approx 1 hour [ 48 miles ] , assuming you avoid the rush-hour traffic.


Eastbourne is a historic fashionable Town often said to achieve the highest Sunshine levels within the UK. Also a large busy town, its still possible to explore most of it on-foot. Having said that, car drivers can find easy parking , unlike cities such as Brighton or London.

What is striking about Eastbourne is just how unspoilt it is and how intact its buildings are.

The seafront is full of greenery and palm-trees - these survive because the cliffs of Beachy Head rise up towards the East and offer a great deal of Sea and Wind protection.

Many films compananies are using Eastbourne for locations because it is so unspoilt. Some films include the new Brighton Rock, Paul Raymond, Quadrophenia, Little Britain, Miss Marple, Eastenders, Christmas at the Riviera, etc.

The town centre is rammed full of all types of shops , cafes and restaurants.

It also has a large theatre thats always putting on great shows and musicals.

There is a town-centre Cinema that hasn't changed since the 80's and still uses a vintage ticket machine.

During the summer season a live orchestra plays popular classical music [weekly] on the seafront, followed by a firework display.

The Air show in August is also very popular.

Its Towner Art Gallery is recently built and in the Modernist style.

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10 Nov 2014


"Just what we were looking for"

Familty of 3 with a 22-month old. Although small, the cottage was well-appointed and had everything we needed. Nice central location behind the rail station and although no on-site parking is availa… More

29 Oct 2014


"stable cottage"

We found the cottage after a few trips round the road junction. The cottage is well situated and well appointed for such a small building and very comfortable, clean and well planned. Jan the housekee… More

8 Sep 2014


"Excellent central location, within reach of the Seafront"

Very well appointed Cottage with excellent facilities, most of the equipment was brand new and all important items were present.We were given a very friendly welcome by Jan who explained all the servi… More

29 Aug 2014


"Great Time but could do with improvement"

Stayed at Stable Cottage from 16th - 23rd August, firstly would state was wonderful cottage however could do with some improvements. As a family of four we found the sofa in the front room very smal… More

11 Aug 2014


"Gorgeous Cottage and nicely equipped"

My partner and I rented this cottage for a long weekend - We found it to be beautifully presented and very well equipped. There are plenty of local ameneties nearby and we found two really good restaurants. We rally enjoyed our stay and would rent this cottage again because of the high standard of accommodation and it's convenient location.

10 Aug 2014


"Great location, beautiful cottage"

Our stay at stable cottage was lovely. Very family orientated with fantastic rooms in a great location.… More

2 Aug 2014


"Lovely cottage in a central location!"

As a new family we were looking for a homely place to stay for a few days break. Jan made us feel very welcome when we arrived. The cottage was lovely- beautiful throughout finished to a high standard… More

2 Aug 2014


"2 sonnige Wochen in einem schönen Haus"

Wir (3 Personen) hatten einen sehr schönen Urlaub im Stable Cottage. Das Haus ist sehr nett und gemütlich eingerichtet. Bedingt durch das sonnige Wetter haben wir auch gerne die nette Terrasse genut… More

12 Jul 2014


"Pleasant Visit"

We had stayed in this "group" of ex-stables before due to the convenient location (right next to the train station and a minutes walk to the main shop and bus areas).Stable cottage was in a … More

25 Jun 2014


"Lovely cottage"

Had a lovely stay at Stable Cottage. Location was fantastic as all attractions are in walking distance. Furthermore, the cottage was ideal for us as we are a family of four with two children under two… More

So glad you enjoyed your stay and the fine weather you had. Eastbourne is quiet special as theres always loads to do for all ages... summer or winter...and almost everything is within a short walk from Stable Cottage. Hope you can stay again in the near future.

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