Escape to the sea in style when you stay at Sea Esta, a charming fisherman’s cottage decorated in sophisticated Hamptons style. From the chic sitting area to the sunny garden, delightful social spaces are this holiday getaway’s specialty. Wake up each morning to views across the Romney Marsh.
With a full kitchen for preparing delectable meals at home and three bedrooms, Sea Esta offers a wallet-friendly luxury option for families who want to spend time by the sea. The community of White Sands is beloved for its quaint setting and proximity to Camber Sands —walk to the tideline in just minutes.
When you’re not splashing in the surf, recounting your day under starlight in the garden, or cuddling up near the fireplace for a movie, spend time wandering the cobblestoned streets of medieval Rye. This cinque port town is home to history, shops, and some of the UK’s most famed pubs, and it’s within walking distance of your cottage.
Dining & Lounging
Strike a balance between comfort and sophistication in the lounge, furnished with cosy sofa and armchair seating and plush throw pillows that lend a pop of colour. Plan for an evening of sipping fizz around the fireplace or for a movie night on the 50” flat-screen TV with Freeview.
Sun-dappled and gleaming white, the kitchen has room for plenty of chefs, plus a wall-mounted TV for staying entertained while you chop and prep. Sizzle seafood feasts for a crowd with a full suite of stainless steel appliances and cookware and dishes.
Settle in for before-the-beach breakfasts or evening supper around a table for six with chic upholstered chairs. Open the doors to the garden to feel a breeze while you dine and keep an ear out for the sound of marsh birds calling in the distance.
Tucked just next to the doors to the garden is an intimate lounge for two—sneak off here with your tea to enjoy a moment of quiet.
Bed & Bath
With refined, minimalist design and hints of nautical charm, all three bedrooms are offer restful retreats with seaside spirit.
The spacious master suite offers a king-size bed and built in storage, plush an en-suite bath with pristine tiled shower.
Two more guests can snooze soundly in each of the two guest rooms, each with two twins—the perfect setup for families.
An upstairs family bath features a shower/tub combination—no need to queue up to wash off the sand.
Feel the sun on your skin in the south-facing decked garden, designed for spending time together. Cheers to your holiday around a round table for six.
Go ahead and settle in for a long afternoon of chatter—the wicker lounge furniture here is extra comfortable, and a BBQ offers an option for low-key afternoon feasts.
A tall privacy fence, moody lighting, and touches of greenery will make you feel as if you’ve stumbled upon your own enchanting outdoor haven.
Pet Friendly Sea Esta
Dogs love a big sandy beach – space to run around, sand dunes to explore, water to splash in, interesting smells to discover and plenty of other dogs to play with. So when you bring your four-legged friend to Sea Esta, it’s good to know that the incredible dog friendly Camber Sands beach is right on your doorstep. They will be in hound heaven!
Our dog friendly Camber Sands holiday cottage, Sea Esta here at White Sand is the perfect place to bring your faithful furry companion. Camber’s huge sandy beach on your doorstep, lots of great places to go for walks and even dog friendly pubs so that you can both enjoy a relaxing drink after a day of sniffing about on the dunes!
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 adrenaline 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’s 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, Sea Esta is ideally positioned to enjoy the very best this unique corner of England has to offer.
Speak to us directly, Richard & Sophie
We’re not a faceless agency, nor an owner who lives miles away. Camber Sands is our home too, we live and work here. When you book one of our cottages you will be dealing with us directly. Plus we’ll be right here whenever you need us during your stay.