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Driftwood- Seaford, Sussex

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
1 night minimum
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Featured in The Times '50 Great British Beach Escapes'- 25th April 2015, “Driftwood” is a charming, end of terrace, two-bedroom house in the pretty town of Seaford on the Sussex coast. Located directly on the esplanade with unspoilt views overlooking Seaford bay, it is decorated in fresh, neutral shades and furnished with simple, yet comfortable New England style furniture. It features a courtyard-style beach garden which links to a large decked terrace, perfect for enjoying a cocktail at sunset or for al-fresco dining. A large garage at the back of the house allows for safe storage of bikes or surfing equipment.The interior of the house is comfortable and cosy, with bare-wood floors and white walls which frame the stunning view. The open-plan reception room includes an area for relaxing ...Featured in The Times '50 Great British Beach Escapes'- 25th April 2015, “Driftwood” is a charming, end of terrace, two-bedroom house in the pretty town of Seaford on the Sussex coast. Located directly on the esplanade with unspoilt views overlooking Seaford bay, it is decorated in fresh, neutral shades and furnished with simple, yet comfortable New England style furniture. It features a courtyard-style beach garden which links to a large decked terrace, perfect for enjoying a cocktail at sunset or for al-fresco dining. A large garage at the back of the house allows for safe storage of bikes or surfing equipment.The interior of the house is comfortable and cosy, with bare-wood floors and white walls which frame the stunning view. The open-plan reception room includes an area for relaxing or watching a movie on the 39inch flatscreen Smart TV equipped with complimentary Netflix and BT Sport. The house has free WiFI for those who like to stay in touch.There is a round-farmhouse style dining table for four and a fully-equipped kitchen with washing machine, fridge/freezer, micro-wave and breakfast bar. Upstairs on the second floor are two bright and airy double bedrooms. The “ shabby chic style” master bedroom boasts a spectacular ocean view and is furnished with a king-size bed and double wardrobe. The second bedroom overlooks the town and features two twin beds and ample storage. Crisp white linen and nautical stripes create a chic, contemporary look.There is a family bathroom with WC, basin and bath which is fitted with a shower mixer and overhead shower. Linen and towels are provided and gas central heating is fitted throughout. Sleeps up to 4 ( a collapsible guest bed is available for a 5th guest)Pets welcome with prior arrangement.“Driftwood” is in an excellent location, being only a 10 minute walk to the centre of Seaford town with its diverse range of shops and restaurants, including the excellent “Trawlers” for fantastic fish and chips. “ Olivers” a small family run restaurant offers a more discerning choice of menu and there is also a good selection of tea shops for cream tea lovers.Seaford is surrounded by stunning scenery, villages and countryside and is very popular with hikers. Nearby is the famous Seven Sisters, whose seven cliffs form part of the Seven Sisters County Park at Cuckmere Haven and which starts at the end of the beach, just a few hundred metres from the property. Driftwood is situated in a residential area and guests are kindly asked to keep noise levels acceptable in order to respect our neighbours. We do welcome single guests and some pets but reserve the right to terminate a stay should the house be mistreated. More
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Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2013
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Reviewed 18 June 2019

I love Seaford, I love to walk the cliffs and the watch the sea. I have stayed in bed and breakfast accommodation, hotels and rented an apartment. Driftwood is by far the best place I have stayed. From a lovely card and welcome pack, to...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Eaton1234
Reviewed 25 September 2018

The house could not be in a better position for wonderful views of the sunsets over the sea - either from the lovely deck area or the comfy sofas in the sitting-room. Perfect for unwinding after walking along the amazing coast. The owners have made...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Susan M
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Date of stay: August 2018
Reviewed 21 May 2018

We had an amazing time at driftwood. The house is beautiful and has everything you need and more. It was spotless and exactly as advertised. Hosts were super helpful with any questions we had about the area and restaurant recommendations.

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank ea6igo
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Wonderful weekend in a cosy house by the sea. Really comfortable accommodation in a first class position - we loved it. The owners are extremely attentive - highly recommended.

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Sue A
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Secure Parking
Garage
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Water Views
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Deck
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About the neighbourhood
Located in an Area of Oustanding Natural Beauty, on the beach front of Seaford town, in East Sussex, 'Driftwood' provides the perfect setting for exploring The South Downs National Park. The home itself sits at the edge of The Seven Sisters Country Park, making it a perfect setting for outdoor activities including hiking, walking and mountain biking. There are plenty of opportunities to enjoy water sports including sailing, windsurfing and snorkeling all along the coast as far as Brighton Marina. There are also several excellent golf courses nearby, two of which are actually in Seaford itself. The towns of Brighton, Lewes and Eastbourne are within easy reach and are great for shopping and packed with museums, art galleries and other attractions such as the Royal Pavilion, the Palace Pi...
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The Property itself sits right on the seafront but access is gained through the rear via Beach Close which is a turning just off Edinburgh Road.
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