Sandy Retreat Camber Sands Holiday Cottage
With nautical delights, sun-filled interior, and a coveted spot on the pond, Sandy Retreat will bring a smile to your face the moment you arrive.
Three bedrooms, including a kid-friendly haven with room for four little ones, make this cottage the ideal getaway for a family and other groups of up to 8 guests. Spend lazy morning looking out over the pond, afternoons splashing at the beach, and evenings watching the stars come out in the pebbled, private garden.
With the beach just a 5-minute walk away and medieval Rye just a short drive from your front door, every guest will find something to pique their interest.
Dining & Lounging
Snuggle up in a charming living area with plush sofas and armchairs and quaint nautical accents. Plan your day here with a view of the pond and garden, or gather for evening movies and warm your toes by the electric fireplace.
Natural light brightens the open-concept kitchen and dining area. With a full set of appliances and cookware, you can bring home fresh market finds and create your favourite dishes.
Share meals and stories around a long wood table with seating for eight. With garden views and a charming shuttered window, this sunny space has a distinctly countryside spirit. You will love settling in here for leisurely breakfasts and afternoon tea.
Bed & Bath
Unpack your belongings into the master bedroom’s fitted wardrobe and make yourself at home. This airy retreat offers a double bed and flat-screen TV for lazy mornings under the covers. Refresh in the en-suite bathroom with shower.
Guests in the second bedroom will be treated to garden views—a delightful perk first thing in the morning. This room also offers a double bed and flat-screen TV with DVD player.
Let the little ones make themselves at home in a space just for them. The third bedroom features bright, kid-friendly decor, a twin-over-twin bunk, and another single bed with trundle.
Plus, with an additional family bathroom with shower/tub combination, you won’t have to wait long to wash off the sand after a day on the shore.
Enjoy outdoor gatherings in a fully enclosed private garden, whether it’s cozy chats or al fresco meals. Relax on comfortable wicker furniture or dine together at a shaded table for eight. Let the kids play in the gravel garden while you savor a bottle of sparkling wine.
Whether you’re looking to build sand castles with your children or help them explore fascinating rock pools, Camber Sands offers the country’s most spectacular sandy beach and paddling-friendly waters right on the doorstep of Sandy Retreat.
Holidays with young children and toddlers means lots of bulky luggage, high chair, travel cot etc, so to ease the load Sandy Retreat has been specially equipped with everything a parent would need when bring your baby on holiday such as a high chair, stair gate & travel cot.
Eat and drink
Good food is an important part of a great holiday, so rest assured of eating well during your stay. From the simple pleasure of fresh fish and chips to local produce menus that the many character-filled taverns and restaurants serve. Whether you prefer cosy inns with roaring fires to luxurious beach restaurants, you will be spoilt for choice.
Being close to the sea and surrounded by farmland it’s little surprise that the food served in some of these fabulous buildings comes from only a few miles away. The famous Romney Marsh Lamb, Rye bay Scallops and Dover sole all feature on the menus as well as traditional English pub dishes using locally sourced ingredients such as Rye Bay fish, fruit, veg and meat from the local farms along with our award winning sparkling wines to give you a taste sensation.
Fancy yourself as a chef then colourful farmers markets, and delis are where you will be able to source all you need to produce your own gourmet meals in the kitchen of this White Sand holiday cottage.
What to see and do
Being nestled on the border of 1066 Country and The Garden of England with their stunning coast and countryside, ancient towns and historic sites, your stay here in Camber Sands offers a vast array of activities and attractions to suit all interests.
Discover the beauty on the doorstep of White Sand, wending along lanes past sheep dotted fields, orchards, vineyards, cobbled streets and castles. Be enriched by England’s loveliest counties, alive with their exciting past: visit beautiful town of Rye with its history woven with seafaring tales of naval battles, violent storms, lifeboat heroics and smuggling and her neighbouring Cinque port towns. Canterbury with Chaucer’s pilgrims, Rochester with Dickens. See where a monumental battle famously reshaped the nation, follow the maritime adventures that have shaped our shore from Roman invasion to World War II.
Over the centuries East Sussex & Kent coast, have been the invader’s gateway to Britain. Being the closest point to mainland Europe, these two counties have witnessed some of the most important moments in this country’s history.
With such a rich and varied past it’s really no surprise that this corner of the country is teeming with places of historical significance. From ruins to castles, from ancient woodland to prehistoric coastline – we have it all in abundance.
Whether you prefer the adreneline rush as you leap into the air, kite-surfing or hurtle down zip wires through country parks to the more relaxing walks along the many path and cycleways, or just relaxing on one of the many beautiful beaches, there is something for everyone.
For those of you who like a bit of culture, visit the many museums and galleries found throughout our historic towns. You’ll find vast collections of historical importance, fine art, landscape photography and theatre productions set in some of the most atmospheric locations.
Being only one and a half hours from London you can also make the most of what the capital has to offer, take in a show in the West End, shop in Oxford Street or visit the many iconic sites
With the blend of tradition and culture in Rye and the beauty and tranquillity of Camber Sands, Sandy Retreat is ideally positioned to enjoy the very best this unique corner of England has to offer.
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