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kitchen
Master bedroom
Twin bedroom
Patio with table and chairs for 4
Ensuite bathroom for twin bedroom
Ensuite shower room for master bedroom
Dining for 4
View from the kitchen window
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Hassocks, West Sussex, England

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brit666
London, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
19 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Lovely”
Reviewed 23 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

A lovely place to stay. Super clean and comfortable. The owners make a real effort to ensure a happy stay is had, which was greatly appreciated. Highly recommended. Even nicer than the photos suggest.

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Liked best: Lovely cottage in a beautiful location
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Families with young children Large groups
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Management Response
23 Apr 2014
Thank you for taking the trouble to review your stay with us. We are glad you enjoyed it and hope to see you again.
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Jacqui H
Cirencester
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Perfect Cottage, Ideal for walkers”
Reviewed 22 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

Our family enjoyed this excellent cottage in a quiet location which is ideal for walkers or cyclists. The cottage was clean , comfortable and had everything you would want and more. We especially enjoyed the cake and watching the ducklings in the moat.
It is close to Brighton but also ideally situated for country walks. We had a lovely meal at the Royal Oak Pub after a walk to Wolstonbury Hill with views over the South Downs. With the Bluebell Steam Railway and National trust gardens close the weekend just was not long enough.

Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
22 Apr 2014
Thank you for taking the trouble to review your stay with us. We are glad you had a good time.
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S5Gue
Swansea, United Kingdom
1 review
“Lovely cottage in a wonderful location ....”
Reviewed 20 July 2013 for a stay in June 2013

My family and I stayed here in June 2013 after searching for a holiday cottage near to Brighton. This cottage did not disappoint and far exceded our expectations.

We stayed with our two young children (both under two) as we just wanted a quiet relaxing holiday where the children could play in the garden (under close supervision). No. 1 Moatside certainly provided this for us with the added bonus of being able to go for long, lazy walks admiring the local scenery.

The cottage itself was immaculate, often when we stay in holiday cottages there's usually something that isn't as clean as you'd like. But with this property I would struggle to say that anything was not up to scratch. The property itself has been renovated to a high standard, the furniture was of a good quality (no Ikea in site) and the cleanlines was second to none.

All this with the added bonus that central Brighton is only 15 mins drive away. The best of both worlds, great night life, great shopping yet quiet and tranquil on your return to the cottage.

On top of the pure quality and location of the cottage I particulary liked the fact that upon arrival there was tea, coffee, sugar, condiments, washing up liquid and tablets for the dishwasher etc. The owners had also put a fresh pint of milk in the fridge alongside some bread and butter. And that's not mentioning the homebaked cake as I know this has been mentioned in other reviews (it was lovely thank you). To me, having these small extra on hand upon arrival makes all the difference when staying in a holiday rental and I really can't see why more owners don't do the same.

Overall I couldn't recommend this cottage enough, it was perfect for our visit and with family living close by I would definitely say that we'll be back again soon.

When initially searching for a cottage in the Brighton area, we did feel that the weekly rental was a little more expensive than some other properties. However, upon arriving at the cottage this little fact complety disappeared from our minds and we both agreed that it was well and truely worth the little extra.

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Liked best: The location was absolutely tranquil
Liked least: Nothing - it was all great
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Reviewed 18 February 2013 for a stay in February 2013

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Liked best: new, clean, well-equipped
Travelling group: Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Reflectiv...
Scotland
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Comfort in attractive setting”
Reviewed 7 February 2013 for a stay in January 2013
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The house is carefully designed and well-equipped, and made comfortable and welcoming: from good bathrooms to useful leaflets to home-made scones - and much more. Great walks and countryside all around, and also close to Brighton. We really enjoyed our relaxing home base.

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Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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