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Romantic Seaside Retreat

SuperhostEast Sussex, England, United Kingdom
Entire cottage hosted by Helen
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the cottage to yourself.
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7 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Helen is a Superhost
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Located near the sea front and in Hastings historic old town, Potting Cottage offers the ideal escape for a romantic weekend or for a longer and leisurely break. It is an early 19th century fisherman's cottage that oozes charm and cosiness.

The space
Located near the sea front and in Hastings historic old town, Potting Cottage offers the ideal escape for a romantic weekend or for a longer and leisurely break. It is an early 19th century fisherman's cottage that oozes charm and cosiness. Attached at its side is a smoke house that the fishermen would use to prepare the days catch of fish. Made fully residential in the late 1970's, both the smoke house and the cottage have been recently converted into this snug hideaway for holiday makers. The conversion retains the cottages rustic character while having been transformed into a special and stylish holiday home experience.

COTTAGE DESCRIPTION
From the moment you enter, you will set your eyes upon the living rooms center piece the original early 19th century stone fire place newly restored and equipped with a with a wood burning stove. The room has solid wooden floors a new sofa bed and an antique rocking chair. There is a 32" LCD TV with built in DVD and Freeview. The living room also contains an antique wooden dining table that seats four. Accessed by patio doors, is a small private courtyard which can be lit by fairy lights, the courtyard is equipped with a portable barbeque and four chairs and table.
Located in the lower part of the old smoke house, the kitchen is compact and equipped for all needs containing a four ring ceramic hob cooker, washing machine, dish washer, fridge with ice box and microwave. There is also a kettle, toaster and stove top espresso maker. The kitchen has a supply of spices, herbs, oil & vinegar, tea, coffee and sugar.
On the first floor you will discover the atmospheric bedroom with a vaulted ceiling from which hangs a vintage chandelier. The room contains a small built in cupboard and a TV, DVD and Freeview. the comfortable king size bed can be easily detached into two single beds. From the bedroom you have access to the bathroom, now the top floor of the smoke house. Here you will find a walk in shower, toilet,heated towel hanging rail and basin with mirror bath cabinet containing a shaver point.

The cottage is ideally suited for two adults as it contains one bedroom with en suite bathroom. However, the comfortable pull out sofa bed in the living room can sleep two further guests, either adults or children. If you are booking for four then please be aware that access to the bathroom is only through the bedroom. Towels and bedsheets are provided for up to four guests. Free WIFI is available in the cottage.

Do also be aware that as this is a coastal town there is naturally a noticeable population of sea gulls and sometimes they can be noisy.

Guest access
The cottage will be for the sole use of the guests.
Located near the sea front and in Hastings historic old town, Potting Cottage offers the ideal escape for a romantic weekend or for a longer and leisurely break. It is an early 19th century fisherman's cottage that oozes charm and cosiness.

The space
Located near the sea front and in Hastings historic old town, Potting Cottage offers the ideal escape for a romantic weekend or for a longer and…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed

Amenities

Kitchen
Wifi
Indoor fireplace
Heating
Iron
TV
Laptop-friendly workspace
Hair dryer
Hangers
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4.80 out of 5 stars from 10 reviews
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East Sussex, England, United Kingdom

Hosted by Helen

Joined in November 2013
  • 16 Reviews
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Having lived and worked in central London for 28 years in 2011 my partner and I decided to make a leap and moved to Hastings, best thing ever.... We look forward to welcoming you to our holiday cottage which we have renovated.
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We live locally so are on hand if there are any problems, but leave you to enjoy your time in Hastings and Pottings.
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House rules
Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No parties or events

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