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St Leonards on Sea holiday apartment rental with beach/lake nearby, internet access and walking and TV

West St Leonards Apartment

from £80 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

Excellent 5/5

26 reviews

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High ceilings and sea view, sunny south facing sitting /dining room with relaxing reclining sofas.

Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 5 Home 236986

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Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

Welcome to West St Leonards Apartment our wonderful and spacious Victorian property. The self catering accommodation is generously spaced out over 2 floors with its own private access. The apartment comprises of two king size bedrooms,large family bathroom,fully equipped kitchen, and huge sitting room with high ceilings and and full length bay windows offering a lovely sea view.

Whether you are a family, or a couple seeking a seaside getaway,our aim is to provide you with a home from home experience. Double glazing, gas central heating with thermostatically controlled radiators in all rooms, flat screen TVs and HD FreeSat in living room and both bedrooms. Living room TV has streaming stick with access to Netflix, BBC i player, 4OD, children's channels etc.There is even a fully tuned piano for guests to play! For families with younger children we provide a travel cot and high chair and a selection of toys and games for your little ones. A single occasional bed is also available and can also be set up in the apartment if needed.Blackout blinds are provided in each bedroom to ensure that a good nights sleep can be had by all!

On arrival you will be pleased to find a selection of refreshments after your long journey and a local information pack.

A large fully equipped kitchen with eye level electric oven/grill, integrated 4 ring gas hob, microwave, toaster, kettle, fridge freezer and washing machine. Bathroom with separate bath and shower cubicle, fitted with Mira Sport Electric shower.There is also a small private courtyard with table and chairs. 10 minute walk to beach and railway station, 2 minute walk to bus stop, free on street parking, and all within easy reach of the many attractions in historic 1066 country.

This eclectic part of the South coast has activities all year round for all weather and all ages. From relaxing coastal walks or cycle rides, to leisurely afternoons experiencing the hospitality of St Leonards and Hastings independent shops,pubs, tea shops, and restaurants.Even on a rainy day there are plenty of museums, galleries and soft play areas for children.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach West St Leonards 800 m
Will consider Corporate bookings
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 800 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: London Gatwick 95 km, Nearest railway: West St Leonards 800 m
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
General Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture King Beds (2), Single beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

16' x 14' living room with feature fire place, 10' high ceiling, 2 leather recliner sofas, piano, dining table and 4 chairs, fitted carpet. 2 large bedrooms (15' x 14' and 11' x 10') with king size divans, dimmer switch on central light, fitted carpets. 11' x 11' fully fitted modern kitchen.

Further details outdoors

Private entrance, small enclosed private courtyard with table and chairs, sea view from living room. Free on street parking.

Further details

A 25% deposit is payable on booking with the remainder due 8 weeks before the arrival date. For bookings within the 8 week period, payment will be due in full. In addition a £100 holding deposit for any excessive cleaning/damage will be taken, repayable within 7 days of departure.

Please note that the accommodation cannot be reserved until the deposit/full payment is made.

The East Sussex region

The sunny South East corner of England with all the history of the Norman Conquest (1066 and all that!), the birthplace of British motor racing (1902), the first TV transmission (John Logie Baird in 1924), home of Catherine Cookson (1939-1976), film location for Poirot and Foyle's War (2000 onwards) and so much more.

The area has award winning beaches, beautiful countryside, and a wealth of historic castles, country houses and battlefields. Iconic architecture like the Art Deco gem of the De La Warr Pavilion (Bexhill on Sea) is nearby and Brighton, that most famous of British seaside towns is an hour away by car or train.

The surreal experience of Dungeness, the legendary White Cliffs of Dover, the desolation of Beachy Head, historic towns like Battle, Rye etc right on your doorstep, not to mention easy access to The Continent.....what are you waiting for??? Book it now!

St Leonards on Sea

The property was built in 1860 and is located in the conservation area of Burton St Leonards, created by James and Decimus Burton to enable Victorian Londoners to take in the theraputic sea air, which is even more vital today than it was back then!

The last remaining beach launched fishing fleet in Europe is just a two mile Easterly stroll along the Promenade to 'Rock a Nore'. On the way you will pass numerous restaurants, bars, Hastings Pier and Hastings Old Town before arriving at the Fisherman's Museum and the unique net huts where you can buy your own 'catch of the day'. Or take a detour and explore the intriguing Old Town with its wealth of antique shops and historic buildings. Take a step back in time as you wander amongst the tiny alleyways known as 'Twittens' and experience life through the ages.

The remains of the second castle built by William The Conqueror is on the West Hill in Hastings and can be reached by a funicular railway, or, for the energetic, a walk through the Old Town and Twittens will take you there. William's first castle is at Pevensey Bay, just a few miles West of Hastings.

Also within easy walking distance heading West along the seafront is Bexhill on Sea where you'll find the Art Deco De La Warr Pavilion, home to exhibitions all year round. Along that coastal walk you may encounter the 1749 wreck of the Amsterdam where local legend has it that you might still search for the missing bullion!! You'll certainly experience a 'secret area' of character beach huts with an array of rare coastal plants and the dramatic Beachy Head is frequently visible, and very much worth a visit if you've got a car.

For the family there's the Smugglers Caves (an all year attraction steeped in the history of smuggling on the South Coast), Clambers Play Centre (an in and outdoor fun place), the Blue Reef Aquarium (for the 'get up close with sea life' experience) and all the usual seafront attractions.......fairground rides, crazy golf, amusement arcades........candy floss optional!!

Hastings has a great tradition of festivals throughout the year. From May to October there is always something happening! The Old Town has its carnival on the 4th of August this year, September brings the Coastal Currents Arts Festival and also the Hastings Seafood and Wine Festival held on The Stade. October is the month for fireworks and bonfires and the famous re-enactment of one of the most important dates in history....1066.....after all, if it was good enough for William The Conqueror, what are you waiting for?

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28 Sep 2015


"Spacious, well appointed and commodious"

Our stay at this apartment was made very welcoming from the moment we arrived with a supply of refreshments - everything we might have needed was made available from mobile rechargers to Netflix on TV (although we never had the time to watch TV as there was plenty to see and do around St Leonards). The only problem we incurred was in parking the car but that was because we travelled in a party of 6 with two cars. The apartment caters for an additional car in front. However, we found there was parking around the corner and at the top of Maze Hill which is not controlled. All in all this is a superb apartment to rent and would recommed it to anyone wanting to visit St Leonards and the surrounding environs. To the owners a big thank you, our friends from India have taken your place to their hearts and posted it abroad.

27 Sep 2015


"Amazingly Amazing Super Fantastic Homely Place"

It is a super comfortable, neat and tidy spacious accommodation with lovely sea view from the living room window. Decor is excellent and so is the place itself that is so close to the sea shore and restaurants. Best comfortable place; I am grateful to the owner for making this trip a memorable trip for my friends and family and providing the whole flat with everything you need in a house.

10 Sep 2015



Spacious rooms, fully equipped, cosy and close to everything. Especiaaly there is a piano i the living room, close to the beach and the city center. There is also an extra bed in addition to two double bed rooms

20 Jul 2015


"séjour très agréable"

Nous avons passé un très bon séjour à St Léonards, l'appartement est très agréable, spacieux et bien rénové. Les couchages sont confortables, rien ne manque pour un séjour en famille. Tout est en parfait état et très propre. Les hôtes nous ont donné de nombreux conseils pour découvrir leur région. Nous avons fait de belles balades dans cette petite station balnéaire qui n'est pas envahie par les touristes mais très authentique (Festival de musique, marché, pubs...). La côte est très belle , nous nous sommes même baignés dans une eau à 22 degres ... Dans les alentours la visite de jolis villages (Hastings, Bexhill, Rye) qui ont beaucoup de charme et de nombreuses boutiques de fripes, et autres charity shops nous a vraiment intéressée.

26 Apr 2015


"Just perfect"

Very lovely place, exceed our expentations, very tidy and clean, great for families with children. We'll come back again

9 Mar 2015


"excellent accomodation"

We had a lovely stay. The flat is very comfy and tidy. The location is great and we enjoyed the sea view from the living room , The kitchen is well equipped and the landlord is very friendly and made sure everything was alright for us. We would definitely like to come back again.

23 Feb 2015


"Lovely big, clean apartment right near the sea front."

I visited St Leonards for a two day visit and found this apartment in West Hill Road excellent value. The accommodation is spacious, spotlessly clean and very comfortable with the heating working well on our out of season visit. The owners were there for help but left us to enjoy our stay. However the pubs and restaurants they recommended were all excellent with all the character pubs and eateries being within walking distance. This property would be an ideal choice for a summer, family resort visit. Highly recommended.

20 Nov 2014


"Un séjour ultra agréable"

Un accueil des plus chaleureux dans une maison très agréable ! Le logement est parfait, confortable, chaleureux et propre et dans un quartier ultra calme. La ville et les environs sont typiques, de nombreux endroits "so british" à découvrir avec émerveillement. Si vous aimez les charity shops, brocantes et boutiques vintage, c'est le paradis des chineurs ! C'est avec un très grand plaisir que nous retournerons chez ces hôtes qui sont extrêmement sympathiques et, si vous ne parlez pas anglais, qui parlent très bien français !

16 Apr 2013


"Home from home."

This apartment was so comfy, it had everything you could possibly need. The weather was sub zero, but the apartment was warm and cosy, we spent much more time indoors because of this. There was a multitude of DVD's for all the family, books and games, so we had plenty to do. Yes we had to try the Chinese takeaway, which was lovely. The only downside was that parking wasn't always easy, which was not the owners fault, and they helpfully moved their car to let us pack on the last morning. All in all a great apartment, we hope to visit again.

9 Mar 2013


"Excellent, comfortable and hospitable"

Owner met us on arrival and was helpful, friendly and informative. Apartment was well stocked with books, DVDs and kitchen equipment, welcome pack on arrival and tea/coffee/sugar/milk in cupboards for us. Furnishings and all rooms were modern and clean. Apartment well heated, with controllable thermostat. Well located for access to beach, restaurants and local amenities. All in all a comfortable, ideal and welcoming base for our two weeks in Hastings. Would definitely rent again if in the area.

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