Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
This lovely light and airy flat is in the heart of Eastbourne. A two minute walk from the station, it is convenient for the town centre with all its shops, restaurants and bars. It is also well placed for Gildredge Park, Devonshire Park and the seafront. With distant views of the South Downs, it offers a great base for short breaks, beach holidays and more active holidays in the beautiful local countryside; walking, cycling, trekking, sailing and even paragliding for example!
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Eastbourne 3 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Gatwick 100 km, Nearest railway: Eastbourne 1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (3), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Further details indoors|
This newly renovated flat offers flexible accommodation which is perfect for two or three, but could comfortably sleep up to five people. The living room has a dining table, TV and DVD and luxury double sofa bed. A small attic room off the living room has a built in single bed, and space for a travel cot. The double bedroom offers flexibility, with two single beds that can be zipped together to form a super king size bed if desired. There is a small family bathroom with bath (and a shower attachment). A good sized, complete kitchen contains everything you need. A separate cupboard contains a washing machine.
|Further details outdoors|
Gildredge Park is just round the corner, with good playground facilities for children, tennis courts, basketball courts and bowls. The seafront is a 10 minute walk away. Parking is available on street.
As the flat is on the second floor of an Edwardian house, please be aware that there are several stairs to get up to the property. There is space in the entrance hall at the bottom of the stairs for a pram/bikes etc. Once in the flat, it is possible to close the stairs off, making it safe for children.
Sorry, no smokers or pets allowed in the flat.
The South East England region
Sussex is in the south east of England, stretching from Rye in the east to Chichester in the west. There are many blue flag beaches in between.
The chalk downland of the South Downs covers a large part of Sussex, from Beachy Head in Eastbourne through to Winchester in Hampshire.
Chichester is the cathedral city of Sussex, and Brighton and Hove is considered to be one of the most cosmopolitan cities in Europe.
Historic towns are numerous in the area: Arundel; Lewes; Rye; Hastings and Battle to name a few.
Eastbourne is known as the 'Sunshine Coast', and was officially the sunniest town in England in 2011. It offers the visitor everything, from the slopes of the South Downs that comes down from Beachy Head, to the promenade that stretches for two miles to the Victorian Pier, continuing on down to the Harbour.
In the summer it comes alive with the Aegon tennis tournament, hosting top players before Wimbledon, and with Airbourne, the impressive four day air show.
Sheltered by Beachy Head, Eastbourne has its own microclimate, making it perfect for a great holiday.
If it's an active holiday you are after, then the countryside is easily accessible with cycling, horse riding, walking, canoeing and paragliding all in easy reach. The blue flag beaches offers a fantasic water based holiday. Ideal for kids; the gently shelving beach is perfect for swimming or rock pooling at low tide. Windsurfing, dinghy sailing, fishing and boat trips out to Beachy Head can all be arranged locally.
Beachy Head marks the start of the 100 mile South Downs Way, and is an Area Of Outstanding National Beauty. Walks and cycling along all, or part of this special path are possible. With the lighthouses on top of the chalk cliffs, it offers very impressive views of the English Channel. The cliffs stretch along the coast, including Birling Gap and the beautiful Seven Sisters and Cuckmere Haven.
To the East, Pevensey and Pevensey Castle offers great birdwatching and wildlife. Battle marks the spot of the Battle of Hastings in 1066, and has a impressive Abbey. Rye is a quaint 'Cinque Port' town, with cobbled streets and quirky Antique shops. The Herstmonceux Observatory Science Centre is also within reach.
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11 Jul 2014
Lovely, cozy apartment, located in a nice neighbourhood and near town where there are a lot of shops, also near Gildredge park where kids play tennis. Very clean, we had everything we need.The picture… More
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