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Sea Holly Cottage, Camber Sands, East Sussex – Home 285792 Cottage

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 5 sleeps
  • 2 nights min stay

Sea Holly Cottage, Camber Sands, East Sussex – Home 285792

Excellent Excellent – based on 75 reviews

  • Cottage
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 5 sleeps
  • 2 nights min stay

Cottage / 3 bedrooms / 2 bathrooms / sleeps 5

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

Description from owner


Welcome to Sea Holly Cottage, where we offer you an invitation to relax and unwind, away from everyday life. Styled with comfort and relaxation in mind we have gone to every effort to make your stay an experience you will remember for a very long time. We are passionate about making you feel welcome and above all on holiday, where the whole family can put their feet up and relax. Whether you are coming with family or friends you will find Sea Holly Cottage a welcome break from the stresses of life......

Sea Holly Cottage enjoys the perfect sea side location for which to explore this delightful corner of the South East of England. Ideally situated just five minutes walk from the stunning shell-studded sandy beach of Camber, with its grass covered dunes to hide away in, simply relax and catch the sun rays while having a picnic watching friends and family enjoying themselves......

As well as the dog of course!

Our cottage is well positioned for exploring the rest of

Welcome to Sea Holly Cottage, where we offer you an invitation to relax and unwind, away from everyday life. Styled with comfort and relaxation in mind we have gone to every effort to make your stay an experience you will remember for a very long time. We are passionate about making you feel welcome and above all on holiday, where the whole family can put their feet up and relax. Whether you are coming with family or friends you will find Sea Holly Cottage a welcome break from the stresses of life......

Sea Holly Cottage enjoys the perfect sea side location for which to explore this delightful corner of the South East of England. Ideally situated just five minutes walk from the stunning shell-studded sandy beach of Camber, with its grass covered dunes to hide away in, simply relax and catch the sun rays while having a picnic watching friends and family enjoying themselves......

As well as the dog of course!

Our cottage is well positioned for exploring the rest of the South East and it's delightful seaside towns and villages. With historic Rye just three miles away and Hastings and Battle just a short car journey, you will be spoilt for where to choose to go first!

The cottage is modern, well equipped and kept immaculately clean. we have taken great care to provide all you would need in a self catering holiday home including hotel quality beds, bedding and towels along with complimentary toiletries for your use. We welcome young family's as well as being dog friendly, we have equipped the cottage to a high standard which includes infant and child equipment (details below). We also have a sunny fully enclosed garden for your enjoyment. Our aim is to offer a warm and inviting cottage for guests to totally unwind and relax and get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The cottage is peaceful and calm and benefits from a quiet location. The cottage is managed by us and kept to a high standard throughout, which is important to us and our guests. Sea Holly Cottage is perfectly situated within the renowned area of Camber Sands in East Sussex and set within the award winning White sands development.

Sea Holly Cottage was awarded trip advisors 'Standard of Excellence Award' in 2014 within our first year of be in business.

The beach being only five minutes walk away benefits from some lovely beach cafés serving drinks and snacks where you can lose time watching the dog walkers or kite surfers while you simply relax in the sunshine. When the tide goes out you can walk right out to meet the sea beyond which seems to have disappeared over the horizon. A safe place for all the family to enjoy, dog friendly (with some restrictions in the summer). Bring a picnic and hide away in the dunes for the day, a great place to rest in the sunshine with family and friends.

The cottage is only three miles from the charming and historic market town of Rye within 1066 country, where there are many sites to enjoy and restaurant's to try and lovely tea shops to sample, many use local produce and offer homemade delicacies. Rye is full of cobbled streets to walk around and interesting buildings steeped in history waiting to be discovered. On the door step is also the pretty village of Winchelsea with its stony beach and many interesting lanes and buildings and a beautiful old church. Hastings is a little further away but worth a visit as it has a lovely old town worth exploring and many attractions for the kids. Battle is not far either and has a lovely Abbey and the 1066 battlefield.

The SSSI protected Marshes are on our doorstep and ideal for lovely walks, bike rides, painting and at the nature reserve, bird watching. Leaflets of theses and many more attractions can be found in the cottage.

Dogs are welcome at the cottage and also on the beach, some restrictions apply on the beach between May and September but the beach has its own dog location during those times and you will find its quieter there too. Information about the restrictions can be found in the cottage information book, however there is a good stretch of beach and dunes for you and your dog to enjoy throughout your stay all year.

Sea Holly Cottage is ideally suited for adult holiday makers and families alike and of course your dog to! Perfect for short breaks and longer stays and available 365 days a year.

Property owners, Laura & Adrian have equipped the cottage to the very highest standards. There is a luxury dining area adjacent to the kitchen with an oak dinning table with four leather chairs and an oak bench. The garden lays off from the dinning area through patio doors, where you will find a fully enclosed garden offering a lovely seating area with rattan chairs and comfy cushions including a lovely rattan table and parasol, we also provide a Weber BBQ (including gas) for your use. The cottage has a fully fitted kitchen with electric hob and cooker allowing the 'holiday chef or enthusiastic cook' to whip up all manner of culinary delights! It comes equipped with, a large fridge freezer, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, and Nespresso coffee machine – it also offers a washer/dryer for all those wet beach towels! We provide a lovely welcome pack consisting of fresh bread, a pint of milk, six fresh eggs, a jar of my homemade marmalade and jam, a packet of luxury biscuits for each guest, a box of Nespresso pods for the Nespresso machine, tea and peppermint tea bags, coffee and sugar sachets. We also provide complementary dishwasher and washing machine tablets and conditioner, tin foil, clingfilm, salt pepper, a jar of herbs, vegetable oil, vinegar and tomato sauce. So you don't have to worry about packing any of those essential things for meal times...

The lounge area (in soothing neutral tones) has comfortable seating with a large leather corner sofa and an arm chair for relaxing evenings after a fun filled day exploring the nearby sights. It comes equipped with a Samsung flat screen TV, DVD player and i-pod docking station. Wi-Fi is free and available throughout the house. There is also a bookcase with books, games and DVDs should the mood take you. Sea Holly Cottage's 3 beautiful bedrooms have hotel quality beds and offer a soothing and calming atmosphere in which to rest and play!

The master bedroom has a large fitted wardrobe with plenty of hangers and hanging space, beautifully decorated with luxury in mind. There is also a stylish en-suite shower room . The stunning second bedroom can either be used as a double or twin (with zip-linking beds) and again has a large wardrobe with plenty of hangers and hanging space, there is also a hairdryer provided in each of the two main bedrooms.The third bedroom is a single, it is light and airy and has a wardrobe with two draws. The room is large enough for an adult or child.There is a large family bathroom with white suite and shower drencher over and a mirrored cabinet to keep all your toiletries in. The ground floor also has a large separate WC.

We provide complimentary toiletries from 'Scottish fine soaps' during your stay and luxurious hotel quality white bed linen and white fluffy towels.We are delighted to offer an optional complimentary mid-stay clean on two week holidays or more!

For holiday makers with families and small children the following equipment is available so you don't have to bring all those bulky things with you.Child stair-gates / Baby Listening Monitor / High Chair / Steam steriliser / Booster Seats / Child cutlery/plates/bowlsTravel cot / Toddler Step / Bed Guards / Child-toilet seats/ pottyLaura and Adrian welcome pet owners to Sea Holly cottage.

All our doggie guests are welcome to use the rooms and garden area downstairs at the cottage. Doggie bowls are provided as are poo bags and every well behaved hound receives a complimentary 'woofy treat bag' on arrival. We do make a small charge for dogs so please send us an enquiry so we can send you a quote with the pet charge.

Please be aware that our short break prices differ form those quoted by Holiday lettings, so please contact us for short break prices. We offer a minimum two night stay.

We also offer a concierge service who will meet you at the property and be on hand throughout your should you need any assistance.

Please read our guests reviews to see how other holiday makers have enjoyed their stay.

Location description from owner

The England region

East Sussex in the South East of England is peppered with some of the most beautiful villages in the UK; whether with family or friends there is plenty to do for everyone and all age groups. A vast array of beaches, coastal paths and footpaths to explore and many beautiful great houses and castles to discover. A perfect place to retreat to any time of year with great pubs, museums, boat trips, zoos and wildlife. A host of fun is available if that's what your looking for or simply take advantage of the tranquillity of the surrounding with a good book. Whatever your looking for you will find it in the East Sussex.


Camber is a cosy little village some three miles from Rye, Cambers beach attracts people from all over the area and South East because of its lovely sand and dunes, perfect whatever the season. In the village there are two local shops supplying all your basic requirements, plenty of cafes and places to have a drink. The Green Owl pub is a great place for a local pint or two and serves good food. Rye is an enchanting small town situated just three miles from Camber set within 1066 country, steeped in history which can be seen in the historic houses and cobbled lanes. Rye has a beautiful church and tower which you can climb for a small charge, it is well worth it as the views are amazing, you can see the boats coming in from the sea into the port and the famous Rye castle in the distance. The famous Mermaid Hotel is situated in Rye and this is where the notorious smugglers 'The Hawkhurst Gan'g would meet up, put there weapons on the table and hatch a plot. Once you have explored Rye and its heritage pay a visit to one of the many varied and interesting restaurants and tea rooms, with homemade cakes and meals to choose from you wont go hungry. There a lots of lovely shops selling a large variety of lovely things for you to take home as a souvenir and many shops selling local produce. Camber Sands has one of the most stunning beaches with seven miles of soft sand, picturesque dunes and great places to camp down for a lazy day on the beach. When the tide is out you can walk and play in soft wet sand and go searching for crabs and collect the most pretty coloured shells. Dogs are welcome all year round on many parts of the beach, so bring your fury friend and let him chase the seagulls all day long while you relax, it really is a great place to bring your dog! There are many foot and cycle paths to explore in and around Camber and Rye, its a perfect place for ramblers, cyclists and dog owners to come for a short break or longer holiday as you will never be stumped for things to do or see. The marshes here are a great place for seeing wildlife and wild flowers, the coastline is stunning and worth walking. Rye also has a Nature Reserve for you to explore with many interesting and exciting things to discover. There is a hive of activity for all age groups in Camber Sands, there is a local lake where you can try your hand at windsurfing, run by a fully qualifyed, enthusiastic and friendly team who live locally. On the beach you will often see kite surfing and kite flying, especially in the Autumn and Spring when the wind picks up a little from the sea, it's a great sight to see and one not to be missed. There are some really good local farm shops nearby and excellent locally produced food for you to purchase, Salts Farm near Camber even stocks frozen food for your convienience. On the marshes surrounding Camber Sands you will see plenty of sheep happily grazing, the lamb here is delicious and supplies many local businesses as well as those further a field. Many of the pubs and restaurants in the area use local and seasonal ingredients, with many British favorite meals on the menu for you to choose from. There are many places to visit from Camber Sands including Dungeness, Rye, Winchelsea, Icklesham and Battle among others. Your stay at Camber Sands will be sure to give you an exciting and pleasurable holiday. The cottage suppplies many leaflets and information on things to do for all age groups in and around Camber, Rye and further afield.

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • Cot available
  • High chair available

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: Double Bed
    Bedroom 2: King Bed
    Bedroom 3: Single Bed
  • 1 Family bathroom, 1 En suite


  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users


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About the owner

Laura P
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21 Sep 2016
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United Kingdom

Languages spoken: English

This Cottage has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and sleeps 5. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 24 Dec 2012. Located in Rye, it has 75 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £615 to £950.

The Owner has a response rate of 95% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 21 Sep 2016.


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“Lovely weeks break with perfect weather”

Reviewed 27 Jul 2016

Having driven a considerable distance, on arrival this cottage looks just as nice as it does on the web. We were met by a representative for the owners, who was ready and waiting on on arrival to let us in and provide us with keys for the week. You are given your own parking spot and is directly behind property. The cottage itself was lovely, it had everything that we needed. It was immaculate and there is plenty of room for a bigger family and it's ideal for dogs. There is literally nothing the owners haven't thought of. The welcome pack was fully enjoyed, and we had a nice coffee in the garden in the morning. There is even a little bag provided, which you can take home, which has the name of cottage on it. This came in very handy for the beach. We travelled with our dog so we needed somewhere that was dog friendly and also allowed dogs on the beach and this was ideal for both. The beach itself, after you walk up what seems to be the longest hill in the world, is lovely. Plenty of places to sit and lots of other people with dogs as well which was great. If like us you fall very lucky with the weather, it's actually nice to be able to walk to the beach as the queue for the car park seems to go on forever. It gets very busy but still lots of room. We had a drive around so it's also very good as a base to visit places around the area. There was lots of friendly communication from the owner, who couldn't do enough for us, thanks again Laura. I would highly recommend this cottage it's lovely.

Thank you so much for taking the time to add such a lovely review of your stay. I'm thrilled you had such a lovely time and you were so lucky with the weather, what a lovely week you picked.....

“beautiful and well maintained property with everything you need for a relaxing stay”

Reviewed 12 Apr 2016

The property was well furnished and equipped for our stay and we really appreciated the welcome pack. Laura has thought of everything guests would need to enjoy their stay. I stayed with my two nieces aged 9 and 10 and my two dogs. The girls loved their bedrooms and being in a modern house (we live in a 400 year old farmhouse). It was really helpful that Laura gave details of where we could eat with our dogs joining us too. We had a short break but hope to be back again soon!

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay, I much appreciate it and I look forward to welcoming you back.

“A lovely cottage”

Reviewed 12 Apr 2016

We had a very enjoyable midweek stay at Sea Holly Cottage with our late teens children and two dogs. The cottage was very comfortable and welcoming, has great facilities and was in a superb location within walking distance of the beautiful beach.

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay, I'm so glad you enjoyed your break.

“Absolutley Loved It, Great for Friends and Family”

Reviewed 10 Jan 2016

My partner, our dog and myself, plus another couple stayed at the cottage over the New Year period. From the very moment we were handed the keys we were impressed with how well the cottage is looked after, and the facilities it offers. Its warm, comfortable - has plenty of space, whilst still remaining cosy. No detail has been spared in making sure you have everything you need during your stay. The area where the cottage is in is quiet and a stones throw from the sea. There are a few bars and restaurants locally, plus Rye is 10 minutes drive away - which is a great little eccentric sea side town. Super for dog walking on the beach in the winter time, but not allowed in the summer. A big thumbs up from all of us!

We are so glad you all had a lovely time and enjoyed the cottage. Thank you for giving us our 60th review! Laura and Adrian

“Perfect in everyway,a must stay.”

Reviewed 12 Oct 2015

this is such a beautiful house, everything is thought off, little touches making all the difference, cosy, clean and so comfortable, the bedrooms are a delight, the lounge so comfy with everything you could wish for, cooking is a pleasure in the wonderful kitchen, i cannot praise this house enough, it it one of the best we have stayed in and we have stayed in many, The owner Laura is so hepful to deal with, i can only say thankyou Laura for a wonderful stay.

“Home from home”

Reviewed 5 Sep 2015

We visited the cottage last year and couldn't wait to return. It is delightful and the owners have truly thought of everything. The cottage is practically furnished and beautifully maintained. Would love to return again soon.

“Lovely cottage close to the beach - great for children and dogs!”

Reviewed 14 Apr 2015

Sea Holly Cottage is a lovely cottage close to the beautiful Camber beach and sand dunes. We all (2 adults, 3 teenagers and a dog) felt very comfortable. It is very well equipped and nicely decorated. Nice touches included a well stocked larder, a good welcome pack and treats for the dog. There was also very good information on walks and dog friendly pubs!

“A delightful comfortable cottage, very well presented with a homely feel.”

Reviewed 11 Oct 2014

We stayed for the weekend and were very pleased with the everything about this holiday cottage. It was very comfortable, lovely lounge and beds gave us a good nights sleep. Everything has been thought through and the quality was to a very high standard. The welcome pack was much appreciated. The whole cottage was very clean and fresh. The sun shone as well giving an extra bonus for us to use the beach, which made my whole weekend delightful. Thank you to both Laura and Adrian, I will definitely recommend to my friends and family.

“Beautiful and extremely well-equipped”

Reviewed 12 Aug 2014

The cottage itself was decorated to a very high standard, with everything you could imagine provided for - board games and children's books, even dog bowls! The bedrooms are beautiful and the beds very comfortable; my family and I had an excellent time. The location was just 10 minutes' walk from the beach, which was ideal for us. The caretaker was very helpful as well. All in all, highly professionally run and well worth a visit!

“Lovely modern cottage with everything you need and more”

Reviewed 3 Jul 2014

We stayed at this cottage in June and it was absolutely perfect. 5 minutes walk to the beach and a few local shops (Nisa, Premier) located in a quiet setting of cottages. The living space is perfect for 5 people, more provided than we hoped for (tv, dvd, wifi, board games, bbq) as well as whay you would expect clean rooms, linens, microwave, utensils etc. We were more than pleased with our stay and already considering returning to Sea Holly Cottage, would recommend 5/5

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