Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
A superbly presented and well modernised fisherman's cottage built in 1850. This town centre property is tucked away in a quiet conservation area Cul-de-Sac, just west of the main pedestrian shopping area of the town centre and a few yards from the sea front. Worthing mainline railway station is approximately ½ mile to the north.
This is a charming stable doored cottage which is deceptively spacious. It features an open plan ground floor lounge and dining room, fully modernised and well equipped kitchen, large stylish bathroom and 2 good sized bedrooms. There is a log burner in the lounge and cast iron radiators in all rooms. We have furnished the cottage to give it a 'shabby' chic coastal theme.
The master bedroom has a great vintage king sized brass bed, bought in New York from the Brooklyn Brass Bed Company and it has a new divan and memory foam mattress on it. Ample storage is provided by way of a wardrobe/ armoire and chest of drawers and we have tried to keep a feeling of age by buying these from Brighton's antique shops.
The second smaller sized bedroom, which, to maximise space, we have put a new Laura Ashley day bed in which has a second bed below . This can easily be pulled out to accommodate two people sleeping in the room.
There is also a luxury Travel cot available to use if you have a baby in the family.
The lounge area has 2 sofas plus a footstool and arm chair and there is also a tdining area with a table with seating for 4 people -ideal for entertaining. The main lounge area has a 22 inch tv/dvd, virgin satellite system and there is also wireless Wi-Fi installed. There is a good selection of games, magazines, books, dvds and even a doll's house/shop for children to play with.
The modern well equipped kitchen has an electric fan range oven with a gas hob, grill, microwave, dishwasher, fridge freezer and washing machine. We have ensured that there are ample good quality cooking and dining utensils for you to use should you wish to dine in.
The outside area can be used for off street parking or, if you prefer, close the gates and sit outside with a cup of tea or glass of wine!
Fisherman's Cottage is within one minute of the many excellent local restaurants, bars and shops. Stroll to the seafront in under 2 minutes (less than100 meters).The train station is 10 minutes walk away and trains to London and Gatwick run every 30 minutes and journey time to Gatwick is 40 mins . 1 hour and 20 mins to Central London (Victoria Station) - frequent trains also run to Brighton and Portsmouth.
By Request On street parking vouchers are available but due to the central location a car is not necessary unless you want to travel further afield. Also, cleaning is available during your stay if you request it at standard rates for the area.
Breakages and Damage:
Please report any breakages or damage to the owners should they occur during your stay. Any broken or damaged items should be replaced or paid for as appropriate before departure. We do require a refundable security deposit, payable on booking.
Dogs are welcome at our cottage. In order that all visitors' stays are pleasureable, we would ask dog owners to observe the following rules:
1. Dogs must be under strict control at all times while on the property. You should not assume that ithe courtyard is 'escape-proof' for
2. Any fouling must be cleared up without delay.
3. The owner must bring the dog's bed or basket for it to sleep in.
4. Dogs may not be left alone in the property.
5. Dogs may not lie on beds or chairs, and hair must be cleared up before your departure
Guide dogs are very welcome but please call us first to give us all the relevant information so that we can leave out a special treat for this hardworking member of the family!
Please note that this is a 'no smoking' accommodation. There is a table in the courtyard with an ashtray. We will provide an umbrella for shelter and we respectfully ask that smoking is refined to that area only.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Worthing 90 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||90 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Gatwick Airport 45 km, Nearest railway: Worthing 320 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||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 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
The South East England region
The South East England / Sussex region
Everything is on your doorstep whether you are looking for a relaxing break or keen to experience all that Worthing and West Sussex has to offer with its lively seaside town, picturesque location or arts and heritage.
The South Downs National Park can easily be accessed from Worthing and covers an area of 627 square miles, 2/3 of which is in Sussex.
From Beachy Head near Eastbourne in the East to Harting Down in the West, the South Downs includes some of the most varied English landscapes in the country, including open chalk grassland, ancient forests and lush river valleys perfect to explore on foot or by bike and has something for everyone.
From gentle routes to more challenging trails you're never far away from breath taking scenery in West Sussex.
The Worthing area
Worthing is a great spot to stay as you can get to many attractions easily. London is assessable in under 11/2 hours by rail, coach or car. Other places that are easy to visit are Brighton, Arundel and Chichester.
Worthing and the surrounding area's offer lots of activities for children including adventure farms, Bluebell Railway, Drucilla's, Peppa Pig World and Fishers Farm are all within easy travelling distance.
There are also miles of open unspoilt beaches to run around on, go rock pooling or sit and just to eat some great local fish and chips. Dogs are allowed on the beach all year round from Splash Point away from town.
Worthing is situated in the heart of the beautiful county of West Sussex, which has a wide variety of landscapes, from the coastal plains with its beaches, to the South Downs and The Weald with their forests and miles of country walks. You'll find a world of beautiful Sussex countryside, castles, country houses, parks, the beautiful South Downs, forts and gardens are all just moments away
Take a step back in time at fascinating historic houses, castles and windmills, gardens, family fun, wonderful wildlife and charming Sussex villages, there's plenty for everyone within easy reach.
Combine the beach and open countryside for a break with a difference. The popular, dog friendly 'Bluebird' seafront cafe is a great place to spend a few leisurely hours.
The magic of Sussex is that you will never be far from the sea and the rugged coastline, with dramatic white cliffs drop to secluded rocky bays, shingle beaches and swathes of golden sand.
Why not explore the countryside by taking a walk on the South Downs, through beautiful bluebell woods and ancient royal forests, or be inspired by exotic plantings and old-fashioned roses in the glorious garden of the Sussex Weald
Ativities near Worthing
Tennis in town
Golf in Worthing and Littlehampton
Racecourses at Goodwood, Fontwell and Brighton
Rural / countryside retreats
Beach or lakeside relaxation
Worthing is the largest town in West Sussex, and a thriving shopping, dining, entertainment and business centre. A delight for visitors and residents who benefit from its fabulous location nestled between an award winning beach and coast and the glorious South Downs National Park. Being conveniently located on a major road and rail network makes getting here really simple too.
Worthing offers a wide choice of activities that will suit young and old, making every day and night a memorable one. Three theatres and two cinemas ensure there are always a wide variety of shows, films and concerts to see. Discover our local history by exploring the award winning Museum & Art Gallery with its superb costume & toy collections and delightful sculpture garden. Worthing actively encourages artists and you can visit working artists in their beach hut studios by the Coast café. Many diverse artists open their homes for 3 weekends in July. Visitors and locals delight in glimpsing the lives and work of the towns thriving art loving community. Dates for the Worthing Art Trail 2013 are June 22nd and 23rd, 29th and 30th and 6th and 7th July. Most work is for sale.
Choose from a huge number of restaurants serving cuisine from all around the globe or enjoy the café culture with a selection of cafes and bars where you can sit and watch the world go by. You can Shop in the convenient town centre, much of which is pedestrianized, and plays host to a mix of both high street names and individual retailers. The five miles of palm tree lined promenade, with its splendid art deco pier, offers fabulous views out to sea whilst Brooklands Park, with its boating lake, miniature railway, go-karting and golf is great fun for the whole family.
Enjoy a leisurely stroll in one of the beautiful parks and gardens that have won much acclaim across the country with a Green Flag awarded to Highdown Gardens.
Beach House Park is famous as the home to the National Bowls Championships, organised annually by Bowls England. In 2013 the dates for the championships are:- 10th – 25th Aug
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27 Feb 2014
This is a gorgeous cottage, spacious yet cosy, period yet with all mod cons. From the luscious, deep pile carpet to the very impressive brass bedstead it is furnished with care and taste. The new kitchen had everything we could wish for, including a beautiful, large oven. The slate bathroom is simply stunning. It is incredibly close to the sea and the town centre, everything is on your doorstep. It is in a quiet no through road so no traffic. All in all it was one of the best places I have ever stayed and the owners are lovely, warm, considerate people.
Thank you so much for your review. You were perfect guests and we hope you will stay again in the future.
28 Jan 2014
"Can't wait to stay again"
We stayed for 11 days while visiting family in Worthing. The ladies made us feel very welcome. The cottage is in walking distance to all amenities. On our next trip to Worthing we hope the cottage i… More
Perfect guests who we look forward to welcoming again.
6 Jan 2014
"Great location, excellent facilities and fantastic hosts"
We stayed in the cottage for over two Months. It was everything we expected and more. The house was warm, inviting and comfortable.The owners, Anna and Carole, were fantastic hosts and we hope to re… More
What a great way to meet lovely people. We treat people how we hope to be treated and appreciate the opportunity to make our guests' stay really comfortable. Thank you for being perfect guests and now friends.
2 Sep 2013
"Stunning fisherman's cottage with all the trimmings"
Beautiful cottage in a great location just behind the seafront. Everything was laid out perfectly and the owners couldn't have been more helpful or welcoming. Beautiful (and really comfortable) bed in the main bedroom and great bathroom and perfectly equipped and arranged kitchen. 10/10
Guests who treat your cottage with the care that they would give their own home are a blessing. These are guests that we would always welcome back as they were enthusiastic and respectful. Many thanks for staying with us.
24 Aug 2013
"Absolutely perfect holiday home"
The Fishermans cottage was excellent! We stayed with two young children for ten days and it was one of the best holidays we've had. The location is perfect for popping down to the beach and pier,… More
Lovely guests, who used our facilities with great respect - thank you very much for choosing our cottage to stay in and we hope to welcome you again in the future.
23 Aug 2013
"Beautiful cottage, best accoms in Worthing"
Loved this place - 2 bedrooms upstairs could easily sleep a family of 4. The bed was super comfy and we could not have asked for a better night's sleep. Bathroom and kitchen updated with all the … More
Great guests. We hope to see again when they next visit.
18 Jul 2013
"Fantastic, traditional Fishermans Cottage with modern day appliances!"
We had a Excellent relaxing time at the beautiful cottage. Very close to all amenities including local traditional pubs, shops, seafront and beach.
We would recommend the cottage, its perfect for couples and families.
We are looking forward to staying again in the near future..
It was a pleasure to welcome these guests to the cottage. Hope to welcome them again soon!
25 Jun 2013
"Stylish and Comfortable"
Anna and Carole were perfect landladies. Everything had been left immaculately clean and the house was pretty with all modern conveniences. The rooms were comfortable and the house is close to the beach and the town centre. I was working in Worthing and was happy to return to Fisherman's cottage every evening. A great home from home.
"Come back soon" is all we can say! The house was left in a perfect condition when our guests departed and we will definitely look forward to welcoming them back again any time.
25 Jun 2013
"A home from home..."
Anna and Carole have been so gracious and welcoming. I hail from Worthing originally but never knew this street existed with all the cute cottages and this one is the best of the lot. Welcome pack, … More
It was lovely to meet a former local and his new wife visiting family from Australia and we do hope they return again soon to Fisherman's cottage. They were the perfect guests.
25 May 2013
"Great place to stay, won't be disappointed !!!!"
The cottage is in a fantastic location, clean, Cosy and everything you need is here (plus more). The owners are very thoughtful & had a welcome basket ready for our arrival, and after 24 hours of tra… More
This family were the perfect guests and left the cottage clean and tidy when they departed on their onward journey across Europe. We would love to have them to stay again in the future although Australia is a long way away! Hopefully they will recommend us to their friends.
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