|Minimum Stay||1 - 2 nights|
Have you thought of escaping to the country for a couple of days, then The Wishing Well Garden Apartment is just ideal for you. This delightful apartment offers all the comforts of the Wishing Well Cottage, but on a much smaller scale and is ideal for that romantic escape for two.
Overlooking the garden the open plan living area complete with sitting, dining and kitchen area is equipped to the highest standard, everything you can possibly need for your stay with us. Retire to the separate double bedroom with it’s adjoining shower room.
Outside enjoy the private patio area or if you prefer then explore the extensive garden.
Arriving at Wishing Well Cottage you will realise that you have arrived somewhere special. Step foot into your cosy sitting room, complete with inglenook fireplace and log burning stove, ideal for those chilly winter nights. Comfy leather settees and armchairs invite you to kick off your shoes, sit back and relax.
The South Downs National Park represents one of the richest and most stunningly complex landscapes in England. As Britain's newest National Park, it stretches from the outskirts of Winchester in the west to the cliffs of Beachy Head near Eastbourne in the east.
At the heart of the South Down National Park is Cuckmere Valley. The valley snakes south from the village of Alfriston in East Sussex and opens out, spectacularly, at Cuckmere Haven and the English Channel, with magnificent views of the Seven Sisters chalk cliffs.
Wilmington is a stones throw from the South Downs Way. Half a mile from Wishing Well Cottage and you are standing at the foot of the Long Man of Wilmington, a 226 foot high hill figure cut into the downland turf on the 28° the Giant is one of the largest such representations of a man anywhere in the world. Follow the Long Man to the top of the South Downs and enjoy the stunning views for this area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Wishing Well cottage is the perfect location for your holiday on the Southdowns. The Wishing Well consists of a cozy sitting room open plan dining and kitchen area overlooking the garden. Two double bedrooms each with a bath, separate shower and w.c. en suite. Outside you can enjoy a private courtyard or if you wish spread further into the garden.
Follow the path across the village green and explore the delightful village of Wilmington with the remains of Wilmington Priory and the C12 parish church of St Mary & St Peter. Slightly further afield but within walking distance across the fields is Alfriston. Worth a visit is the Clergy House being the first property owned by the National Trust. Glyndebourne Opera house is a short drive away for that special visit to this famous venue. Literary fans will be delighted to visit Charleston Farmhouse, home to the Virgina Wolfe, Duncan Grant and the rest of the Bloomsbury set. Country Houses and delightful gardens abound in the area of "Outstanding Natural Beauty" ensures that you trip to the Cuckmere Valley will be packed with great days out.
We ask for credit card details to secure your reservation. We will be happy to provide you with our cancellation policy.
We are very flexible with changeover day. We accept booking for two nights and longer. Arrival is from 2.00pm and we ask that you depart by 11.00am on your day of departure.
Notes on prices:
We will be happy to quote a price. Just give us a ring we are happy to help.