Studio Apartment in Lewes, Near Brighton, Sussex, England - Luxurious Accommodation, 5 Minutes Walk From Lewes Train Station
Stable Door Studio is newly refurbished and offers a very high standard of accommodation. The property consists of a main studio room with sofa bed, dining table and chairs, and well equipped kitchen area. The separate shower room has a spacious shower cubicle. The Studio is conveniently located in the center of the beautiful town of Lewes- right on your doorstep are historic sites, fantastic independent shopping and antique centers, great food, and a wide selection of welcoming pubs, many serving local Harveys beer. Just outside the town, the South Downs National Park offers great walking, lovely villages to explore, and historic houses to visit. The nearby city of Brighton has something for everyone, with a traditional British seafront and pier, great shopping, and vibrant night life. 5 minutes walk from the apartment, Lewes train station gives easy access to London, and for visitors to nearby Glyndebourne Opera, the complimentary bus service departs from outside Lewes Station.
About the Owner
Activity and Interests
15 minutes drive from the Sussex coast. Nearby coastal resorts/beaches include Brighton, Eastbourne, Bexhill on Sea, Seaford, Cuckmere Haven, and Birling Gap. Great coastal walking at the Seven Sisters Country Park and Beach Head, approx. 25 minutes drive.
Lewes train station 5 minutes walk (1 hour by train to London, 15 minutes to Brighton). Gatwick Airport is approx. 30 minutes by train, or 40 minutes drive. Newhaven Port is 15 minutes drive away. Parking nearby by resident's parking permit (provided).
Lewes High Street 100 yards.
Lewes Castle, Anne of Cleves House, Lewes Priory, Harveys Brewery, Southover Grange Gardens, Lewes Farmers Market, Lewes Flea Market and Antiques Center all within 1 mile.
Glyndebourne Opera House 3 miles
Charleston House 5 miles
Brighton 9.5 miles
Eastbourne 16.5 miles
Beachy Head 18 miles
The historic county town of Lewes has much to interest the visitor, from the 11th century Castle and Priory, or the 15th century splendor of Anne of Cleves House, to the Victorian Gothic monument to the art of brewing that is Harvey's brewery.
Lewes is also home to an impressive range and variety of independent shops and specialist retailers, selling everything from home wares to fashion, fine art to local crafts. The town is a center for the antiques trade, and any antiques or vintage enthusiast will be able to spend many happy hours browsing in the centers and shops scattered around the town, or try their luck at one the town’s two auction houses.
Harveys beer is not the only local produce of which Lewes is justly proud, and anyone with an interest in food – or just a healthy appetite! – will enjoy a visit here. The town has many excellent delicatessens, bakeries, cafes, dining pubs and restaurants, as well regular weekly and monthly farmers’ markets.
From unspoilt countryside, spectacular coastline, and quintessentially English villages to the bustle and excitement of Brighton – the south coast’s ‘London by the sea’- the area around Lewes offers something for every visitor.
The South Downs National Park is one of the Country’s most beautiful landscapes, and Lewes sits enfolded within it.
Close by lie magnificent Glyndebourne Opera House – Lewes is an excellent base for anyone attending a performance- the Elizabethan manor houses of Firle Place and Glynde Place, Charleston House, the country retreat of the Bloomsbury set , and the charming village of Ditchling. At historic Michelham Priory, a beautiful medieval house and outbuildings are set in glorious gardens, all encircled by a water filled moat.
The vibrant city of Brighton is only 15 minutes from Lewes by train or bus, and offers something for everyone, from the beach to the Pavilion, shopping to nightlife.
Comprehensive visitor information is provided in folders at the apartment.
Additional pricing information
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Please contact our local representative Emily Wade to confirm availability and to make a provisional booking. A provisional booking will be confirmed on receipt of a deposit of 20% of the full rental value, or one night’s rental for a weekend or short break. The deposit must be received by us within 7 days of booking. The balance payment is required a minimum of 6 weeks before the start of your holiday. For late bookings (within 6 weeks of arrival), payment in full on booking is required.
Preferred changeover day is Friday for weekly lets. Short breaks are possible (minimum stay 2 nights). Guests are asked to arrive after 3 pm and depart by 10 am.
Notes on prices:
Please note that special pricing applies for bookings including the Christmas period (Saturday 21st December 2013 to Saturday 4th January 2014). At these times peak rates apply, i.e. £ 450 for weekly stays and £85 per night for short breaks.
- Available arrival
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room ...
- Towels Provided
- Kitchen ...
- Dining Area
- DVD Player
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets considered
- wheelchair inaccessible
- near the sea
- live theatre
- recreation centre
- bird watching
- horse riding
- scenic drives
- sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses
- fitness centre
- laundrette - serviced
- massage therapist
- medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities
- freshwater fishing
- mountain biking
- pier fishing
- Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
- Shower room with shower cubicle, wc and basin, complimentary locally produced toiletries.
- 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
- Bedroom 1
- Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2 (studio) Notes on bedrooms: Studio bedroom with comfortable sofa bed with memory foam mattress. Two chests of drawers and wardrobe for clothes.
- Golf ...
- Notes on accommodation: Couples with one baby or toddler are welcome, but please note we do not supply a cot, so you will need to bring your own. We do provide a travel high chair to use on one of the dining chairs, as well as a changing mat and children's crockery and cutlery. For walkers, we provide boot scrapers, and a rail and tray for drying wet coats and boots. The studio also has local maps, guides and information leaflets on recommended walking routes. A picnic set is also available for your use, including thermos flask. Outside: Sunny outside patio area with container grown plants and seat. (Please note that this area is crossed by the access to another property). Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels are included. For stays of longer than one week a weekly change of linen is provided. The property does not have a washing machine but a laundry service is available on request (charges apply).