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Thimbles

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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We had a lovely 2 night stay at Thimbles. Vicki and Simon were perfect hosts. We visited Lewes, then Charleston (home of Bloomsbury set) and on the Sunday Farley Farm (home of photographer Lee Miller and surrealist Roland Penrose). One of the best bits was sitting in Vicki's vegetable garden planning how ours might look one day. A perfect weekend!

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Ergoldsbach, Germany
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a very warm welcome with tea. Vicki and Simon (and Lotti, the lovely dog) gave us a real feeling of being at home. What a nice house! The rooms are very cosy and comfortable. The garden is amazing, the breakfast with homemade bread, sausage and jam, and eggs from the own hens ... mmmhmmm!!! And Vicki make very...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We arrived after a very long journey and were made to feel very welcome by Vicki (and Lottie, her lovely, gentle dog). Our room was beautifully decorated and furnished and very comfortable. The ensuite bathroom was immaculate with plenty of hot water and good towels. It was also very welcome to have tea making facilities in our room which were...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely warm welcome from Vicki and Simon to their location just outside of Heathfield, East Sussex. Stunning room and food all set against a backdrop of a beautiful lake and charming and vast country garden. Perfection.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Vicki and Simon were so welcoming, we instantly felt at home. Thimbles is absolutely stunning, from the beautiful gardens to our warm, comfortable, cosy room. The breakfast was wonderful, especially the homemade rhubarb and ginger jam...yummy. absolutely loved it all !! Just one problem........we had to leave Lesley and Paul

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Newbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2017

A very comfortable home from home, with all amenities; delightful gardens, fresh flowers in my room, home produced jams, bacon, eggs and sloe gin. Vicki and Simon were most friendly and welcoming. Well situated for exploring Sussex once the lanes have been mastered. All the things a visitor might worry about thought of and addressed. Good variety of local places...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Thimbles is a beautiful home. Simon and Vicki couldn't have been better hosts. The rooms were lovely and the food excellent,all is home produced from the wonderful jams to the bacon at breakfast. This is a brilliant location and so easy to visit many of sights of the High Weald, from the seven sisters and the beautiful towns on the...

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Lovely house & tranquil location. Bedroom very high standard with a huge comfy bed. Only down side was no lock on bedroom door. As B&B is multiple occupancy I didn't feel secure as at any time you could have a visit from someone entering your room by mistake.Never had this problem before , home or abroad.

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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Thimbles is a truly magic place. Vikki and Simon work very hard to maintain garden, house and fields. And it shows. Very very welcoming hosts. We were visiting from Australia and Vikki welcomed my daughter and her bridesmaids getting dressed here before the church... And we took over here garden to do the flowers too!! Just perfect.. I would highly...

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Reviewed 10 October 2016

A family of 4, we stayed for one night with Vicky and Simon. They provided a bed for our 5 year old and we brought a cot for our two year old. The room was lovely, with a very luxurious bathroom, comfortable bed, television, Internet, tea. Vicky and Simon were extremely welcoming, and gave us valuable advice on things to...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thimbles is a large family home set in 6 acres. We have an orchard where our rare breed chickens live, a substantial collection of roses , a large lake with an island. You can fish or go out for a row in our boat. We have a beautiful kitchen garden and numerous herbaceous borders.Our special breakfasts include home made bread, home dry cured and oak smoked bacon (from our own rare breed pigs), hand made sausages and our own free range eggs. Come and taste and experience "the good life".! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thimbles

Address: Thimbles New Pond Hill | Cross in Hand, Heathfield TN21 0NB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Heathfield
Price Range: $153 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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