Skylark Cottage, situated on the lovely fisherman’s’ style development of Whitesand in Camber Sands, is getaway is just a few minutes’ walk to the postcard-perfect Camber Sands beach.
This contemporary self catering cottage is perfectly located on the East Sussex/Kent border allowing you to explore two of England’s loveliest and most historic counties, East Sussex’s 1066 Country and Kent’s Garden of England. 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.
Sleeps 6 people: Master bedroom: Kingsize bed & en-suite (sleeps 2)
Second bedroom: Kingsize bed (sleeps 2)
Third bedroom: Bunk bed (sleeps 2)
Baby friendly: high chair, stairgate & travel cot
5 min walk to dunes
5 miles from Rye
Large sunny garden
Free Wi-Fi – BT fast fibre broadband
Smart TV with access to Internet, Amazon Prime, Netflix and many other apps
DVD player and a selection of DVDs
Alexa smart speaker
Dining & Lounging
Coastal hues and nautical touches create a sense of calm in the lounge. Sink into the cosy sofa – and stay up to date on your favourite Netflix series on the smart HD TV or select a movie from the large DVD library.
French doors lead into an airy dining space – keep them ajar for open-concept living. A large dining table offers a spot to enjoy sit-down meals while looking out over the garden.
Create feasts in a modern kitchen, fully stocked with all the cookware and appliance you’ll need. Sneak down here early to enjoy morning light and a fresh brew from the Nespresso machine.
Bed & Bath
Light, airy, and refreshing – each of the three cozy bedrooms are decorated in charming pastels and dappled in sunlight.
Claim the master and spread out in a king-size bed with a . Refresh in the luxurious en-suite shower room, and unpack into a generous wardrobe.
Two additional bedrooms are ideally suited for families. One offers two twins while the other features a twin with pullout twin. A shared family bathroom includes another shower and there’s also an additional water closet near the living spaces.
Make memories in the large sunny, decked and shingled garden complete with barbecue and dining table – a perfect place for relaxing in the sun and cooking locally sourced meat from the butchers in Rye with a glass of wine watching the sun go down after a perfect day on the beach.
Eat and drink
Good food makes for great holidays, and rest assured of eating well during your stay. Whether you prefer cosy inns with roaring fires or fine dining restaurants on the beach; the simple pleasures of crispy fish & chips or gourmet delicacies crafted from farm-fresh produce; you will be spoilt for choice here.
Beside to the sea and surrounded by farmland, it’s little surprise that many ingredients comes from only a few miles away. A few local favourites of ours include the famous Romney Marsh Lamb, Rye bay Scallops and Dover sole, as well as traditional English pub dishes such as Rye Bay fish… not to mention our award-winning sparkling wines.
Fancy yourself a chef? Then the fully stocked kitchen at your White Sand holiday cottage will be your culinary playground. Simply add fresh ingredients from colourful farmers markets and delis and have fun.
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’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, Skylark is ideally positioned to enjoy the very best this unique corner of England has to offer.