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Downs Gate Cottage 2 bedroom cottage

4 Guests

2 Bedrooms

3 Beds

1 Bathroom

4 Guests

2 Bedrooms

3 Beds

1 Bathroom

Downsgate Cottage is set in a great location just a short walk to the seafront and start of the famous South Downs and Beachy Head.

Situated in Meads Village area of Eastbourne, which is to the western side of the town. The quiet Holywell Beach is just a five-minute walk from the cottage, Eastbourne’s main beach with its host of facilities and pier is just one mile away along the seafront parade. For keen walkers this is an ideal holiday location, the stunning clifftop at Beachy Head with its breath-taking views is within one hours’ walk across the downs, guests may like to continue onto the Birling Gap and Seven Sisters, approximately a four mile walk. Pets are welcome at the cottage. 

The cottage has plenty of original features including a courtyard garden perfect for outside dining and entertaining. The accommodation consists of a  living room with two sofas, TV, DVD and feature fireplace, leading into a spacious kitchen breakfast room with oven/hob, fridge freezer, dinning table and 4 chairs and crockery & pans. a door from the kitchen leads to the spacious conservatory with additional table and chairs and direct access to the garden. There is also a downstairs cloakroom. Upstairs you will find two bedrooms the master bedroom offers views to the rear garden and has an en-suite bathroom the twin room located to the front of the cottage and next door to the shower room,The decor is superior and makes this cottage light and spacious. 

Meads Village is a short walk into Eastbourne town centre or local bus routes to the start of the South Down Way, the station and town centre or the open top sight-seeing bus are just a few metres away. Eastbourne has good transport links to Brighton, Hastings, Gatwick & London by bus or train.

Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets, over 1 month, Short breaks 3 - 4 days (not in high season)

Car not necessary. Nearest Amenities 100 m. Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Gatwick 78 km, Nearest railway: Eastbourne 2 km. 

On street parking directly outside the apartment, parking permits provided at an additional cost and need to be ordered and are subject to availability as we are limited to the amount we can order from the council

Features and Facilities

Internet access, DVD, Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi, Kettle, Toaster, Iron & hair dryer

Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, washing machine

Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms living room, kitchen/dining room & separate downstairs toilet 

Furniture Double, 2 singles

Linen provided, Towels provided

Outdoors Private courtyard garden, dining table and chairs.

Pets welcome on request, No smoking at this property.

Things to note; 

We provide guests with a basket of tea, coffee, milk & biscuits for when you arrive  

Essentials like washing up liquid, shampoo, soap, shower gel and toilet roll also provided but are not replenished during your stay.  If your apartment has a dishwasher or washing machine liquids are not provided

To comply with 'The Immigration (Hotel Records) Order 1972', Partnership Hotels must keep a register of all guests that stay in our establishments.

We must record - 

For all guests; Full name and nationality of all guests over the age of 16

For all non-British, Irish or Commonwealth guests: Passport or Government ID number and place of issue 

For all non-British, Irish or Commonwealth guests; Details of your next destination 

You will be asked to email this information over after booking. 

Home highlights

Pets welcome

Broadband Internet


Downs Gate Cottage

Living room

Living room

Kitchen dining room

Kitchen dining room

Double Bedroom



Children welcome, Pets welcome, Smoking not allowed and Unsuitable for elderly or infirm


Laundry service Optional

Parking & facilities

Private Garden

Kitchen & dining

Cooking utensils, Grill, Kitchen stove, Microwave, Oven, Refrigerator, Toaster and Vacuum cleaner


DVD-Player and TV (Satellite)

Internet & office

Broadband Internet

Heating & cooling

Central heating

Bathroom & laundry

Clothes dryer, Iron & Board, Washing machine, Hair dryer, Shower, Towel-set, Washbasin and Bed linen

Home Safety

Carbon Monoxide Detector, Fire Extinguisher and Smoke Detector

House Rules

Children welcome

Pets welcome

Smoking not allowed

Unsuitable for elderly or infirm

Check in: 03:00 PM

Check out: 10:00 AM



Policy and notes


September 2022


About host

Donna Myles

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