Elm Cottage and Bluebell Shepherds Hut are both located within the grounds of the owners 16th Century thatched cottage which is situated in the hamlet of Strettington, on the edge of the Goodwood estate. Each property sleeps 2 people and has its own private patio and garden with BBQ. Freeview TV, internet access and wifi are available.
Originally part of the outbuildings of the main house, Elm Cottage is a delightful flint and brick cottage which has been tastefully converted to form a spacious studio style accommodation. Comprising of separate kitchen and dining room with cooker, microwave, toaster, coffee machine, washing machine, fridge-freezer and dining table with seating for 3. The shower room has a double sized shower, towels are provided. The combined bed / sitting room has a feature fireplace and houses a double bed, small wardrobe, leather sofa, freeview tv/dvd and ipod docking station. There is a large selection of recent dvds available to watch. Patio doors lead out to your own pretty patio and private cottage garden with a chimnea, bbq and garden furniture. A picnic hamper and rug are also provided for your trips to either the beach or the wonderful surrounding countryside.
Available from May 2016 and just a short stroll down the garden path from Elm Cottage, is Bluebell, our bespoke shepherds hut. Set within its own garden with lovely views across open fields towards Goodwood and Chichester. It is fully self contained with kitchenette, en suite facilities, and a double bed which folds neatly away into the wall during the day. It offers a luxury glamping experience, with smart TV, Wi-Fi and a Kotlich fire pit with tripod and cooking pot available if you fancy a spot of alfresco cooking! All bedlinen, towels and bath robes are provided along with a hot tub within the garden for the exclusive use of Bluebell guests, an ideal spot to watch the sun go down with a glass of wine! Please see listing 2117089 or contact for further information and availability.
Goodwood House is within walking distance as is the Goodwood Hotel which offers a picturesque Pay and Play golf course plus a Health Club with swimming pool, gym, beauty spa, tennis courts and restaurants which are open to non-residents. Guest membership is available at a cost of £20 per person per week.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, Studio|
|Rooms||1 bathrooms of which 1 shower room|
|Check in time:||15:00|
|Check out time:||11:00|
|Nearest beach||West Wittering 15 km|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Southampton 50 km, Nearest railway: Chichester 5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (1), Dining seats for 3, Lounge seats for 3|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
This area of the south east enjoys some of the best weather in the UK.
It offers diverse landscapes from the rolling hills of the South Downs National Park to the lovely unspoilt sandy beach at West Wittering. The area is steeped in history and offers many fabulous places to visit such as Chichester, with its Roman connections, Arundel, Petworth and Midhurst. Further afield, Portsmouth and Brighton are within an hours drive and London is only 60miles away.
Within walking distance of Elm Cottage is the Goodwood Estate, home of Lord and Lady March. Internationally renowned for its horse racing and motor sport, the famous Festival of Speed and The Revival meeting are not to be missed. Goodwood House is open to the public throughout the year as is the beautiful Sculpture Park. Golf is available at the Goodwood Park hotel for non hotel guests.
2 miles away lies the historic walled city of Chichester famous for its Norman cathedral and Roman connections. Chichester offers fabulous shopping, restaurants and of course the Chichester Festival Theatre which attracts many of the worlds top actors to its stage.
A 10 minute drive will take you to the charming town of Arundel situated on the river Arun. With its impressive castle, numerous art, antique and tea shops plus boat trips, Arundel is the perfect day out for all ages.
There are excellent sailing and watersports facilities on the nearby coast at Bosham and Itchenor and the non-commercial sandy beach and sand dunes at West Wittering are beautiful.
The fascinating Roman Palace at Fishbourne is a15 minute drive away. It houses the largest insitu collection of mosaic floor in Britain. The Weald and Down Open Air museum at Singleton is like stepping back in time, with its large collection of traditional rural buildings which have been saved from destruction and relocated to the museums picturesque site.