A wide choice of things to do during your stay

The Cottage is an ideally situated country retreat, within 30 minutes drive for visiting: National Trust properties such as Rudyard Kipling's home Batemans at Burwash www.nationaltrust.org.uk/main/w-batemans, Bodiam Castle www.nationaltrust.org.uk/main/w-bodiamcastle  and Alfriston Clergy House. Ightham Mote and Knole are slightly further afield. The world famous gardens at Sissinghurst, Great Dixter, Pashley Manor, Sheffield Park, Scotney Castle and Merriments are within easy reach. The South Downs and Ashdown Forest are close by for wonderful walks, as well as a network of local footpaths.  Glyndebourne Opera is 20 minutes drive. The historic and charming towns of Brighton, Tunbridge Wells, Battle, Rye and Tenterden are well worth visiting. The Channel Tunnel (1.5 hours), Dover (2 hours), Gatwick (1 hour) and Heathrow (2 hours) are within easy reach, making The Cottage an ideal touring base. Ample parking and secure storage for bikes.

Batemans at Burwash


                                                    Bodiam Castle