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The Perfect Camber Sands Holiday Cottage For Your Family Getaway In 1066 Country

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Welcome to the Sandy Retreat, the perfect Camber Sands holiday cottage for your family getaway in 1066 Country. This lovely modern family friendly holiday cottage overlooks a reed lined pond that harbours a whole host of nature and makes a lovely view from the cottage's front windows.

Cottage Summary

- Sleeps 8 people

- Baby friendly

- Stairgate, travel cot, high chair, bed rails, night lights, plug socket protectors, selection of child friendly crockery (plastic plates/bowls & cups, Folding pushchair (from birth - 4years) & large 3 wheeler pushchair (6months to 33kgs)

- 3 min walk to beach

- 2 hair dryers

- 5 miles from Rye

- Quiet location

- Modern contemporary furnishing

- Contemporary fireplace with flame effect electric fire

- South facing fully enclosed garden

- Secure garage with access from garden and off road parking

Entertainment

- WiFi - Superfast Fibre Wireless Broadband

- Flat screen 37” TV

- DVD Player

- Small flat screen TV in master bedroom

- Small flat screen TV with DVD player in 2nd bedroom

- Wii Games console

- Ipod docking station

- Clock radios in all 3 bedrooms

- Selection of DVDs, board games and books

- Garden furniture

- BBQ

- Beach equipment (inc, sun umbrella, windbreak, buckets & spades and 2 folding adult chairs & 3 children folding chairs, Beach towels)

Stepping inside Sandy Retreat you'll feel instantly at home in it's stylish, modern, yet cosy interior. The spacious double aspect kitchen and dinning room is light and sunny and comes fully equipped with washer/dryer, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, extractor fan, electric oven and hob, toaster and microwave. This room over looks the pond at one end and the cottage's lovely, sunny garden at the other, the perfect place to enjoy eating and socialising as a family. The sitting room also overlooks both the pond and garden. The sitting room has two comfy sofas, large screen TV with DVD player and an array of DVDs that will keep all of the family happy. A games console with a selection of video games to entertain the youngsters (and the young at heart). The sitting room also hosts a contemporary electric fireplace that adds that extra feeling of warmth and homeliness to this room, it is the perfect place to enjoy fun family time or quiet relaxation after a day on the beach. From the sitting room, French doors lead to the large, partly decked fully enclosed garden complete with table and chairs and a barbecue. The south facing garden of this Camber Sands holiday cottage is the perfect place for dining Al Fresco after a day exploring the local historic sites of 1066 Country! On the first floor you'll find three large bedrooms, that can sleep up to 8 people and a family bathroom. The Master Bedroom is a light and airy double, with fitted wardrobes for storing all of your holiday clothes. The room has an en-suite shower room with walk-in shower, WC and wash hand basin. Also with flat screen TV. The second bedroom also a double with a flat screen TV and DVD player overlooks the garden and is also modern and spacious with its sleigh bed. The third bedroom is perfect for the children - which you'll notice the whole cottage is - with bunk beds and another single bed where they can play to their hearts content in this patriotically decorated, child friendly space. This Camber Sands cottage also has a family bathroom with bath and shower fitting and a cloakroom downstairs. There is allocated parking behind the cottage with access to the cottage from the parking area via the back gate, making it perfect for loading and unloading all the holiday essentials. The Sandy Retreat is the perfect holiday cottage to enjoy a family holiday or short getaway in this stunning corner of England. The cottage is just 3 minutes walk from the stunning Camber Sands beach and a short 4 mile drive to the beautiful Cinque Port town of Rye. There is also many nearby places to visit during your stay, with something to suit everyone interests. White Sands Holiday Cottages will be more than happy to help you plan where to visit during your Sandy Retreat stay.

Whether you’re looking to build sand castles with your children or help them explore fascinating rock pools, Camber Sands offers the country’s most spectacular sandy beach and paddling-friendly waters right on the doorstep of Sandy Retreat. Holidays with young children and toddlers means lots of bulky luggage, high chair, travel cot etc, so to ease the load Sandy Retreat holiday cottage has been specially equipped with baby friendly features such as a high chair, stair gate, & travel cot.

Sandy Retreat is perfectly located on the East Sussex/Kent border allowing you to explore two of England’s loveliest and most historic counties, East Sussex’s 1066 Country and Kent��s Garden of England. Being only one and a half hours from London you can also make the most of what the capital has to offer, take in a show in the West End, shop in Oxford Street or visit the many iconic sites.

Sandy Retreat is just a short walk from Camber Sands. This wide, dune enclosed sandy beach is over 2 miles long and is the perfect spot in which to breathe in the exhilarating sea air. The village and dunes were once the haunt of smugglers, whose ill-gotten gains accounted for the prosperity of neighbouring Rye. The property offers easy access to the UK's finest beach, ideal for flying kites, making sand castles and spending relaxing family time. This wide open space is popular with windsurfers, bathers and horse riders and there is a network of footpaths and cycle routes criss-crossing the nearby wildlife reservation. When you can’t be outside, there’s a flat screen TV , DVD player and games console to keep you and the family entertained. Nearby Rye has a rich and colourful history. Its cobbled streets, enchanting church and beautifully preserved buildings are proof of the towns’ importance as a medieval Cinque Port. Rye played an important part in the defence of the realm. Local fortifications like Camber Castle are now popular tourist attractions. Perched on a hill overlooking the marshes, Rye is the perfect place to explore, shop and eat out. Its charming ancient streets are filled with a great selection of independent retailers, restaurants, pubs and a weekly market. With the blend of tradition and culture in Rye and the beauty and tranquillity of Camber Sands, Sandy Retreat is ideally positioned to enjoy the very best this unique corner of England has to offer.

More Details

Property Manager
Richard Smith
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 May, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

We spent a week at Sandy Retreat over Easter with friends and our children, and can really recommend this lovely holiday home. It's perfectly equipped with everything you need including 2 pushchairs, so we didn't even pack ours!

Comfy beds, good water pressure in the shower, and a kitchen that had everything we needed to cook for 7 people.

The house location is ideal, Camber Sands is a fantastic beach. We particularly enjoyed kite flying and paddling. We packed a lot into our holiday but were always pleased to arrive back at this lovely house.
Apr 2014
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Camber in Sussex

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 4 Single Bed , Bunk bed and 2 singles
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Attractions:
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

4.7/5 -
(3 traveller reviews)

5

Beautiful cottage in pretty environment

  • 5 of 5

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this wonderful property. Everything you could want was available from garden swing ball to buckets and spades. Grandchildren were very well catered for with lots of plastic cups, saucers and plates. Wonderful kitchen where we all hung out which was very easy to keep clean.

Area has lots to see and do, but be warned about the speeding traffic - no one drives to the speed limit!

Would definitely return to Sandy Retreat.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for taking the time to post this lovely review. It was great to meet you and hope to see you back again next year! Richard & Sophie
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5

great house, perfect if you have a toddler

  • 5 of 5

perfect perfect property for young kids.

great quality cot bed, had literally everything we would need for our toddler. 2 great working strollers.

felt really safe and incredibly clean and kitted out well.

comfy beds and lots of hot water for showers.

everything was easy to use and the folders with all the instructions for the house had all the information we needed.

top recommendation.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for this lovely review of your stay. We are really pleased the whole family enjoyed the cottage and all the facilities it has for the little ones!
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4

Wounderful House and a good stay

  • 4 of 5

We had a really good stay. England is an exiting country with a lot of beautyful towns and a wounderful countrieside. The house was really lovley and the owners nice and attentive.

We will come back as soo as possible!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Half Term
26 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,090
for 7 nights
£1,090
 
 
Spring
3 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£890
for 7 nights
£890
 
 
Summer
1 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,190
for 7 nights
£1,190
 
 
Summer
22 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,290
for 7 nights
£1,290
 
 
Autumn
2 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£420
for 2 nights
From
£210
£790
 
 
Winter
28 Oct 2017 - 14 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£390
for 2 nights
From
£195
£690
 
 
Christmas
16 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£750
for 3 nights
From
£250
£1,090
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

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