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With a history stretching back as far as early 1800's this traditional Sussex fisherman's cottage has been lovingly restored by its owner to provide cosy accommodation on the seafront in Eastbourne. The cottage has a wealth of character, with low ceilings, narrow staircases, cobbled walls and a beautiful beamed bathroom. It is a wonderful location and venue for a self-catering holiday in Eastbourne. The cottage has a living room, kitchen, double bedroom and a single bedroom located over three floors. Despite the age of the property the facilities and furnishings are most comfortable and modern. There is a secluded courtyard at the rear of the property.

Living Room/Dining Room

From the front door opens onto the living room. The cobbled walls are original to the property and have been painted white to create a feeling of lightness. The ceilings are low and the room is furnished with a sofa, armchair, TV with DVD and side tables.


This modern kitchen has been created from the lower half of the original net loft where fishermen dried their nets. The kitchen has an oven and hob, dishwasher, washing machine, and fridge/freezer. It is well supplied with crockery, pots, pans and utensils. At one end of the kitchen are a dining table and chairs. There is also a downstairs toilet and wash handbasin. From the kitchen a door leads out to the enclosed courtyard which is ideal for alfresco dining.


A narrow staircase leads to the first floor where there is a double bedroom. This room has a double bed, bedside cabinet and a chair. It is beautifully decorated and includes all bed linen and towels.


Perhaps the most spacious room in the cottage, this lovely bathroom has a wealth of charm with cobbled walls and beams from the upper part of the net loft. It has a roll-top bath, a free standing shower, wash handbasin and toilet. There is also a wardrobe with drawers in this room.

Bedroom 2

From the first floor narrow stairs rise to the attic room which has two dormer windows. This bright bedroom has a single bed, chest of drawers, bedside table and chair.
All bedrooms have bed linen, and a good supply of towels.


There is an enclosed courtyard and a raised open patio at the front of the cottage facing the sea.


There is unrestricted parking on the roads outside the cottage.

The Sail Loft          
King size bed No Dish washer Yes Private parking No
Double bed Yes Fridge Yes Unrestricted parking Yes
Single Yes Freezer Yes Garden / Patio Yes
Sofa bed No Washing machine Yes Gas central heating No
Tv Yes Iron Yes Electric heating* Yes
Dvd Yes Hairdryer Yes Separate toilet Yes
Wifi Yes Cot* Yes Microwave Yes
Linen provided Yes Pets No
*Small charge will apply

A welcome pack is provided for all our guests and includes fresh flowers, tea and milk. We aim to provide a most memorable holiday experience and have an exceedingly high level of repeat business.

The property contains our Eastbourne Holiday Cottages “Out and About Box” which provides information about local attractions.

Celebration Packages
If you are celebrating a special event we can organise some treats prior to your arrival.

Please click here to view our Celebration Packages

Why not order your shopping online so it arrives just after you do? That way you can start your holiday without wasting time in the supermarket. Your arrival time at the cottage is from 4pm. All the major supermarkets in Eastbourne provide an internet shopping delivery service so you can choose from Asda, Sainsbury, Tesco, and Waitrose.

Prices 2016 - 2017 Weekly Nightly Minimum stay
29th Oct - 18th Dec 2016 £350 £70 3 Nights
19th Dec - 2nd Jan 2017 £590 - 1 Week
2nd Jan - 24th Mar £425 £100 3 Nights
25th Mar - 16th June £500 - 1 Week
17th Jun - 1st Sep £650 - 1 Week
2nd Sep - 29th Sep £550 - 1 Week
30th Sept - 27th Oct £500 - 1 Week
28th Oct - 22nd Dec £425 £100 3 Nights
23rd Dec - 2nd Jan 2018 £650 - 1 Week

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Changeover day: Saturday
Short breaks available from end of October to end of March

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