The Cottage At Friston Down

Friston, Eastbourne , East Sussex, Countryside

Check-in Time: 15:00
Check-out Time: 10:00

Outside Description

You have a private patio area, with outdoor dining set. You can also enjoy views over the stunning gardens and you will be given exclusive use of the swimming pool for periods each day (summer months only).

There is plenty of off road parking.

Downstairs Description

Main lounge features large French doors opening on to your private patio area - and with the larger grounds of the main house beyond.

There is a separate dining kitchen, and this level also has two bedrooms (one double, one twin) and a bathroom. So for those with restricted mobility, it is possible to remain on the ground floor only.

First Floor Description

Upstairs the master bedroom is set in the eaves of the property and features a super kingsize bed, gorgeous views over the South Downs and a large, walk in wardrobe. There is a cot that can be set up if needed (supplement applies).

This floor also has a large bathroom with a bath and separate, walk in shower.

Windows Views Description

Lovely views over the South Downs towards Belle Tout lighthouse and the sea beyond...

Ocean Lookout
Child Friendly: Children of all ages welcome
Swimming Pool: Outdoor heated pool, open in warmer months (May - Sep)
Enclosed Garden/Patio
Romantic Hideaway: Idyllic countryside retreat, ideal for walkers and those seeking tranquility
Tourist Attractions:
  • Charleston Manor: Charleston was the home and country meeting place of the Bloomsbury Group. Visit our website to book tickets, discover our history and browse our collections. Visit website
  • Bluebell Railway: The Bluebell Railway is a heritage line running for 11 mi (17.7 km) along the border between East and West Sussex, England, run by the Bluebell Railway Preservation Society Visit website
  • Visit Eastbourne: The UK’s official sunniest place, Eastbourne is a grand Victorian beauty. The resort’s must-sees include award winning beaches, national beauty spot Beachy Head, and summer night concerts on the seafront bandstand. Visit website
  • Knockhatch Adventure Park: Knockhatch is a fantastic choice for families with an Owl Sanctuary Centre, a large indoor play centre (Froggies), several outdoor adventure playgrounds, a boating lake, the Wave Runner water slide, go karts, mini quads, paddling pool. Visit website
Eating and Drinking:
  • East Dean - The Tiger Inn: The Tiger Inn has been serving fine ales, wines and food to surrounding residents, farmers, soldiers, walkers, smugglers, lovers and brewers since the 16th century. Visit website
  • East Dean - Thai Terre: Thai Terre Menu is traditionally a shared dining experience and we offer you a range of unique Thai creations as well your Thai favorites Visit website
  • Eastbourne - Flamenco (Spanish): Offering, a choice of around 60 Tapas dishes as well as daily Specials and with over 20 Spanish wines and Cava’s to complement our tapas. With the restaurant set over two floors, we are ideally suited to quite romantic meals or larger family celebration’s, whatever the occasion we can make you feel as if you are in Spain. Visit website
Food Stores:
  • Barley Sugar Artisan Delicatessen: Barley Sugar now has an artisan deli at both of our Eastbourne stores. As an independent delicatessen, we specialise in top quality produce from the UK and the continent, but with a particular emphasis on local Sussex produce. Visit website
  • Sainsburys : In Eastbourne and you could always pre order your grocery delivery ready for your arrival Visit website
Sporting Attractions and Activities:
  • Royal Eastbourne Golf Club: Nestling under the South Downs The Royal Eastbourne Golf Club offers all golfers from the beginner to the low handicapper, a great golfing experience. Set within 130 acres of chalk downland with panoramic views in every direction, the beautifully maintained greens and fairways of the Devonshire course (18 holes) and the Hartington course (9 holes) Visit website
  • Buzz Eastbourne : just to the left of Treasure Island, offers courses in sailing, windsurfing, canoeing, body-boarding and power boating and caters for all abilities from beginners right through to experienced sailors. Visit website
  • Eastbourne Charter Fishing : The largest charter boat on the South Coast UK with a full 110 feet of fishing space. Visit website