House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
White Sand Holiday Cottages are a collection of attractive, traditionally-styled, brick and weather-boarded cottages that have been furnished and equipped to a high standard, combining modern luxuries with traditional design for the perfect seaside retreat. The cottages are ideally located in a new village-style development just a few minutes' walk from Camber Sands beach. Sandcastle, White Sand Holiday Cottage, Camber Sands, Sussex is an attractive two bedroom cottage overlooking a reed-bed and stream. The Sandcastle is one of our larger 2 bedroom properties offering a separate kitchen and a sitting and dining area. The light and airy interior is furnished in an appealing contemporary style and has a pretty, south-facing pebbled garden with decked area, ideal for summer dining. The dunes are just a 5 minute walk away, leading onto the stunning Camber Sands sandy beach which is over 5 miles long
Sandcastle is next door to Castaway which if rented together provides ideal accommodation for larger families or groups of friends.
Open plan living area – kitchen with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, and dishwasher, washing machine/dryer. Sitting room with seating area, dining table and chairs, 32” HD flat screen TV with Freeview and DVD player, and Cloakroom.
Master bedroom with double bed, built-in wardrobe and chest of drawer, Twin room with two 3ft single beds and built-in wardrobe. Bathroom with bath (shower over), basin and WC.
Fully enclosed, south facing pebbled garden. On the decked area, there is a teak table, chairs and parasol for summer dining. Private car port for one car.
iPod docking station, selection of board games, DVDs and books, bedlinen, travel cot and highchair, bath towels, two beach towels, hair dryer, washing machine/dryer
Sorry no pets, strictly no smoking in this property. Prices include bedlinen, towels, all utilities, pre-arrival and departure cleaning and a welcome pack. The changeover day for weekly bookings is a Saturday in high season. Other start days may be possible on request in the low and mid-season. Short breaks may commence on any day.
There is a £24 booking fee per holiday and a £250 security deposit is required prior to arrival which can be pre-authorised on a credit/debit card.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Camber Sands 300 m|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||300 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Gatwick 48 km, Nearest railway: Rye 8 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
The South East England region
Camber offers miles of beach filled with sand! and glorious sand dunes. The beach is a great place to spend time with your family and friends. Kite Surfing, wind surfing etc just down the beach - try it and all your family can watch! The Gallivant Bistro offers a great place to dine at any time as does The Rye Bay Cafe which has just opened with delicious food and drinks - trip of the beach straight into tea, supper or lunch. The Kit Kat Cafe on the beach at Camber is a great place for a coffee or snack.
Salts Farm Shop sells local produce, meat and vegetables and an array of other produce - must visit during your stay.
5 minutes drive into the center of the Medieval town of Rye which is steeped in history. A guided tour around Rye is highly recommended. The area is full of history, Battle (20 min drive) where the Battle of Hastings was fought, to Norman's Bay where they landed (25 min drive). Smugglers of Romney Marsh, National Trust Properties to be seen, Gardens to be viewed such as Great Dixter (10 min drive), steam trains rides. Camber Sands "miles of sandy" beach is a 10 min drive.
If you would like to ride a bike you can hire one in Rye at the bike shop to use during your stay. Again, so many places to enjoy bikes rides including the many coastal paths... Camber, Rye to Brighton!
Close to Camber is Rye which s full of local restaurants, pubs & cafe's. The cobbled streets have numerous independent shops, from the Rye Deli, Butchers, Bakers, Cheese Shops, Old Fashioned Sweet Shops & Simon the Pie Shop whose pies are out of this world! There is also a local supermarket & a couple of banks in Rye.
To treat yourself you could always go to The Rye Retreat for a day of pampering!
Rye Market on a Thursday where you can buy some beautifully made & produced local food. There are many markets held locally to visit.
Unique to Rye is the Rye Scallop Festival that takes place in February each year. Stay at The Sandcastle & try the Scallops at the various restaurants & pubs or just buy & cook your own.
Wine tours to be taken and wines to be tasted! at one of the many vineyards locally... from Carr Taylor, Sedlescombe Organic Wines, Biddenden Vineyard and Sandhurst Vineyard. Have lunch and try one of the wines that you have just seen.
Rye Bonfire Soc 9 November 2013 - Unique to Sussex - A Spectacle NOT TO BE MISSED! Parade through Rye & Huge Bonfire & Fireworks at the end!
Local tennis courts. If you would like to ride a bike you can hire one in Rye at the bike shop to use during your stay. Again, so many places to enjoy bikes rides including the many coastal paths... Camber, Rye to Brighton!
National Trust properties from Sissinghurst Castle, Leeds Castle, Bodiam Castle - catch the steam train from Tenterden & onto Bodiam - great place for lunch as well...
Kite Surfing, Wind Surfing & other water activities to be done on Camber Beach or at Rye Water Sports. Great walks to be had locally & the Rye Nature Reserve is just around the corner with great Bird Watching for those enthusiasts.
Go Ape at Bedgebury Pinetumn 25 mins - a must for the family. Castles to visit at Bodiam, Battle & Scotney to name a few. Tenterden - lovely market town. The list is endless of things to do whilst staying at The Sandcastle! You will need to go home for a holiday!