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The Local Area

You are warmly invited to spend a pleasant holiday in this delightful cottage which is full of olde world charm and sleeps 4 comfortably. The cottage is well presented and appointed and is situated in the quiet unspoilt village of Staplecross, 6 miles from historic Battle – 1066 and all that! Bodiam is just 2 miles away, famous for its historic castle and moat and the Bodiam Station on the Kent & East Sussex Steam Railway!

The cottage is also near to the coastline of Hastings, Bexhill-on-sea, Eastbourne and Camber Sands at Rye.

The cottage makes an ideal base from which to explore beautiful East Sussex and the 1066 country . There is much to see and to do in this lovely area which will suit all ages and needs. The village is small and friendly and well provided for with a large well stocked shop which sells the daily papers, milk, groceries and much more (it is also a Post Office). Across the road is the Cross Inn public house, serving drinks and hot meals, where you will be most welcomed. The pub has recently been refurbished and has a lovely garden space where you can enjoying a relaxing drink in the summer months.

There are many pleasant walks near to the village and a little further afield beautiful woodland areas – some with picnic tables. A short walk from the cottage is a large playing field with children’s play equipment. A short drive away are many tea rooms, pubs and restaurants where reasonably priced meals and bar snacks are available.

Please see our local area page for more on local attractions.


The Cottage

The cottage itself has two double bedrooms (one with a double divan an the other with two single divans). The maximum number of occupants is 4. Continental bed-linen is provided free of charge if required – no towels are provided.

The cottage also has:

With all lets you are assured of a warm welcome and fresh flowers to brighten your stay.


The cottage is available all year (but is used for our family's holidays too so some weeks may not be available - please ask).

Please note that due to the age of the cottage, accessibility for disabled guests is limited. Please contact us for further details.