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Woodpeckers cottage - luxurious and contemporary rural retreat

Entrance with seating area.
Enclosed with rustic hazel fencing
Certificate of Excellence
30 reviews
Entrance with seating area.
Enclosed with rustic hazel fencing
Back yard
Beautifully furnished, light and spacious sitting/dining area
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For cosy winter evenings
Stylish dining area
A theme to this cottage!
Well equipped kitchen with granite worktops
Luxury king size bed
Dressing table with hair dryer included
Large double ended bath and shower with two shower head option
Hand made vanity unit with  a stunning marble top
Welcome toiletries
Shared use of fitness room for those energetic guests!
Shared use of tennis court
Please bring your own rackets and balls
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Sharpthorne, West Sussex, England
Woodpeckers is a charming detached, boutique style holiday cottage has a spacious, light, open plan living area, luxurious bathroom and a beautiful bedroom. You’ll find handmade British soft furnishings with decorations in Farrow and Ball colours and granite worktops to the well-fitted kitchen. The comfy sitting area has a Smart TV with free view, DVD player and WiFi. There is central heating throughout.

The accommodation is designed to an exceptionally high standard in a rural, tranquil setting. Fresh flowers and a welcome basket of basic supplies greet you upon arrival together with a complimentary bottle of wine.

The entrance door leads from a porch into an open plan sitting/dining room featuring a contemporary wood burning stove made up with logs ready to light, ensuring you are cosy throughout your stay.

The fully equipped, ope...
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Listing #HL6910271
About the Owner
Angela W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

Lovely place to call home for a week. Very well equipped kitchen with all the basic condiments. Private and cozy. Two patios so you can follow the sun. Definitely need transportation as it is in the country.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Management response:Responded 27 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review Woodpeckers and was delighted you felt at home. Hope to see you again if you visit this part of England again.

Reviewed 3 June 2018

Woodpecker cottage is a beautiful romantic retreat set on the edge of Ashdown forest. This boutique holiday let is one of the most delightful places ever, perfect! All previous reviews are so true and the website exactly as you will find. Angie greeted upon arrival,...More

Thank Helen T
Management response:Responded 3 June 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to give such a wonderful informative review. I am really delighted you enjoyed the cottage and the area. There is much to see and I think you did exceptionally well visiting so many places in a week....More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

The bungalow is very complete . AFter a day out you can even go to a gym or relax with a dvd. Outside rhere is a gas bbq for sunny days. There are even two small gardens with terrace, so you an always sit in...More

Thank Gerrit O
Management response:Responded 3 June 2018

Thank you for your lovely review and I am really pleased you enjoyed staying at Woodpeckers. Enjoy the rest of your holiday in UK and hope to see you again.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (3)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Secure Parking
  • Staffed Property
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No loud music
Empty bins into dustbins upon departure please
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Queen
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
30 Mar 2018 -
31 Oct 2018
Easter and High Season 2018
3 nights
1 Nov 2018 -
21 Dec 2018
Low season 2018
3 nights
22 Dec 2018 -
6 Jan 2019
Christmas 2018
5 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Euros and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: €112 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
On the fringe of the Ashdown Forest. Rural villages and gastro pubs are nearby. A car is essential. There are numerous attractions close-by including the Bluebell Railway steam trains, beautiful gardens at Wakehurst Place, horse racing at Lingfield, great shopping at Tunbridge Wells and opera at Glyndebourne.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: London Gatwick: 22.0 km
Railway: East Grinstead: 11.0 km
Ferry: Dover: 145.0 km
The directions from Plawhatch Lane, near Sharpthorne, West Sussex RH19 4JH

• Upon reaching Plawhatch Lane, turn into the private road signposted Horncastle Place and Horncastle Care
• At the sharp bend continue straight on up to automatic wooden gates
• Once inside the gravel drive turn right and Woodpeckers is the first cottage on the right hand side
• There is an allocated brick parking space adjacent the rose arch
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 40.0 km.
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