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2 Bedroom Detached Cottage With Private Off Road Parking, Garden And Terraces

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Rye, Sussex, England - 2 Minute Walk Up The Steps To The Ancient Landgate Of Rye And The Famous Cobbled Citadel

This lovely little detached cottage with its own private parking right outside is ideal for a long weekend or a longer stay. With its four poster bed in the main bedroom with views across the Salts, the cosy twin bedroom, fully fitted kitchen, light and airy sitting room and atmospheric dining room is perfect! The colourful garden on 2 terraces again has perfect views and yet so near to the town.

The beds are equipped with freshly laundered Egyptian cotton sheets, with fluffy towelling robes and fluffy matching cotton towels - all ready for you to enjoy.

There is everything you could possibly want at Salts Cottage - Freeview TV, free WiFi, washer/drier, dishwasher, 'proper cooker', gas central heating to keep you toastie warm, fridge freezer and ample cooking pots, crockery, cutlery and glasses. Also for the beach there is a fully fitted picnic basket, rug and coolbag.

There will be a welcome bottle of bubbly awaiting you in the fridge on your arrival as well as breakfast for your first morning which can be taken in the dining room with it's oval antique table or alternatively on the lower terrace surrounded with an abundance of pretty flowers and plants.

The upper terrace also has a table, chairs, parasol and 2 sunloungers - ideal for those glasses of vino - again with a mass of plants and shrubs!!

Rye itself, is but a hop and a skip up the steps by the side of the cottage - and you then in the hub of this lovely quirky town with its antique shops, tearooms, designer shops and the most delectable deli (no need to cook at Salts Cottage!) There are numerous restaurants for lunch and dinner as well as Haydens for a slap up breakfast.

There is always something going on in Rye - Bonfire night is very popular with its amazing display of fireworks - so perfect from Salts Cottage - usually the Saturday after November 5th. Then there Rye Scallop Week in February where you can eat scallops at practically every eaterie in different recipes. There is a jazz festival and many many more activities in Rye!

You are only 10 minutes by car to the famous Camber Sands with miles of sandy beach, and don't forget the picnic basket filled with yummy Rye deli food!! You can walk to Camber along the footpath - takes about an hour.

As you know - you can bring your Pooches - and there are so many walks around Rye and the immediate countryside - with plenty of welcoming pubs in the country who all accept dogs.

If you want to go further a field by car, you can explore all the National Trust houses and gardens as there are so many in the South East, as well as popping across to France for the day - about 40 minutes to the Channel Tunnel with 3 crossings an hour. Stock up with good wine at knock down prices - majesticinfrance is a good website and their outlet is right near the tunnel in Calais.

Or alternatively - catch the train from Rye to Ashford and go on Eurostar to Paris or Brussels for lunch!!!

The train from Rye will take you to Ashford, Hastings, Eastbourne and Brighton - a good idea rather than driving and having to park - especially in Brighton!!

More Details

Owner
sally symmons
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
20 April, 2017

About sally symmons

I live 10 minutes away from Salts Cottage and my husband and I often pop down to the cottage for the night and sample some of the culinary delights in the various restaurants and it is so pleasant to be able to walk back without worrying about driving

sally symmons purchased this cottage in 2014

Why sally symmons chose East Sussex

We have a house near Rye but decided to have a bolt hole actually in the ancients town of Rye, so when Salt Cottage came on the market we snapped it up as it suited our needs perfectly, being so near to all the action and yet with the lovely view across the Salts and towards the marshes from the bedroom, sitting room window and upper terrace.

What makes this cottage unique

The major benefit is of having one's own private parking space and accessibility to the town and to the beach at Camber. Also to be able to bring one's doggies as the garden is completely fenced and there is a lovely green across the road for them to run around in. Also there is a playground for children next to the green.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Rye in Sussex

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • Tiled bathroom with low level WC, pedestal basin, bath with power shower, cupboard, mirror and towel rail
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Double bedroom with four poster bed, built in wardrobe, chest of drawers,cheval mirror, towelling robes and fantastic view over the Salts Twin bedroom with two single beds, built in wardrobe with shelves and towelling robes
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: No children under five years old as the stairs are steep as are the steps to the garden and terrace. The view from the terrace is spectacular and breakfast can be enjoyed on the lower terrace in the morning sun. The sitting room is also a suntrap in the morning and afternoon - a must for morning coffee having popped into the Rye bakery for some fresh croissants etc. It is a 3 minute walk along the road to the off licence and Costcutter Store where you can pick up your daily press. Outside: With the much sought after parking area in front of the house, there are a few steps to the front door and the back garden gate. From the kitchen and the garden gate you can access the two terraces. The first at the lower level, with a wall with climbers and a wooden fence to the front. The second (up fairly steep steps) terrace is fully paved with BBQ and sun parasol and table, chairs and arched wooden seat with an abundance of flowering shrubs and plants. The view across to the river Rother and the wind turbines is spectacular as is the view right across to Dungeness!!! Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The property will be cleaned before your arrival and on your departure. Crisp Egyptian sheets and towels are provided and also matching towelling robes which will be freshly laundered on your arrival. Soap also provided as is hair dryer,iron and board. Other: The double aspect dining room has an antique oval dining table with four Victorian chairs. A charming intimate room with an antique tea table and plate rack. Leading directly off the kitchen with views to the garden at the rear.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveller reviews)

5

Fantastic break

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage in a great location with plenty to do and explore in Rye and the surrounding area.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks Richard, so pleased you enjoyed yourselves and the cottage Sally
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5

charming

  • 5 of 5

what a lovely little cottage, everything is on your doorstep, the cottage is so well equipped I was so impressed and then Sally left a lovely hamper with just about everything in it and personal touches with her home made jam and marmalade . We were so indulged. Sally even left a treat for our dog Brodie. The parking space is definitely a plus.

Thank you so much we will definitely be back again if you will have us :)

  • Review Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your complimentary review - I do try to please all my guests with a welcome pack and various little touches to make you feel welcome. Sally
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4

Long weekend in Rye

  • 4 of 5

We had a lovely weekend at Sally's cottage. She left a lovely welcome package and the cottage was clean. We took our dog with us and the cottage is well located to access Rye harbour, Camber, Winchelsea and Dungeness.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Claire and also thank you for leaving the cottage so immaculate
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5

2nd stay at this delightful cottage Welcome hamper was to the usual high standard thank you Sally

  • 5 of 5

Situated in the heart of rye very comfortable and welcoming

  • Review Submitted: Feb 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely, well equipped cottage with convenient location

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Sally for letting us stay in your lovely cottage. It was well equipped and conveniently located for Rye and with easy access to the many other interesting places nearby to visit. Parking space was a definite bonus. The welcome pack was much appreciated. We loved Rye with its many little streets and shops and would recommend going on a guided tour of the town. Would definitely recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely cottage and great locatiom

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage with two sun terraces which were great to have a glass of prosecco from the welcome pack which was such a nice touch and very much appreciated. I went with my 87 year old mum and the location was great. The steps just 2 mins away were too steep for her but just 2 more mins away was a gentle slope up to the town passing a wonderful hot chocolate shop which is a must to visit. Can't wait to come back with my husband and dogs.So many places to visit .Many thanks Sally.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £0

Booking Notes:
A 25% deposit is required on reservation and the balance due 8 weeks before arrival. A breakages returnable deposit due with final payment 0f £100.

Changeover Day:
Depart by 10.30 am - arrive after 3.30 pm

Notes on prices:
£100.00 (GBP) per night for up to 4 guests
£200.00 (GBP) per night for up to 4 guests for December 23rd - 30th December - 4 nights minimum with Xmas hamper

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100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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