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Eclipse

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Amazing sea views from the decked terrace
'Eclipse' as viewed from the garden
Iconic Rottingdean windmill a seen from the cottage
1 of 24Amazing sea views from the decked terrace
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Overview
4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
7 nights minimum
Cottage
'Eclipse' is amongst the premier holiday cottages in this part of the Sussex coast, the cottage has been beautifully restored to a very high standard and is set in a stunning coastal location in the picturesque seaside village of Rottingdean, situated just a few miles from the centre of Brighton. The cottage has wonderful views of the sea, the village and the Sussex South Downs including the iconic Rottingdean windmill. The cottage sleeps up to 8 people with 2 double and 2 twin bedrooms with king size beds in the doubles and full size single beds in the twin bedrooms making it ideal for families, with a bathroom and 2 bedrooms on each floor. Each bedroom has its own digital TV and DVD player. The main 'wow feature' of the cottage is the open plan kitchen/dining space and an all glass sun...'Eclipse' is amongst the premier holiday cottages in this part of the Sussex coast, the cottage has been beautifully restored to a very high standard and is set in a stunning coastal location in the picturesque seaside village of Rottingdean, situated just a few miles from the centre of Brighton. The cottage has wonderful views of the sea, the village and the Sussex South Downs including the iconic Rottingdean windmill. The cottage sleeps up to 8 people with 2 double and 2 twin bedrooms with king size beds in the doubles and full size single beds in the twin bedrooms making it ideal for families, with a bathroom and 2 bedrooms on each floor. Each bedroom has its own digital TV and DVD player. The main 'wow feature' of the cottage is the open plan kitchen/dining space and an all glass sun-lounge area which allows you to enjoy the fantastic views as does the adjoining lounge, with both rooms leading out onto an amazing decked terrace. Also the stunning first floor master bedroom has breathtaking 180 degree views from its juilet balcony. The cottage comes with its own fully enclosed garden, ideal for dog owners. Off road car parking for up to 4 cars is a real bonus, and the cottage is in a great location enabling guests to walk into the pretty seaside village of Rottingdean in 2 minutes with its historic buildings, beach, duck pond, gardens and interesting shops and great gastro-pubs. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Our home is situated in quiet residential area and we do not accept party bookings eg for hen and stag parties, this house is not suitable .
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Shower
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About the Owner
Yvonne B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2011
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Reviewed 26 September 2020 via mobile

What a fantastic place this is. Fantastic views, spacious accommodation, suitable for all ages. Yvonne was great and left a little card and present for my parents 60th wedding anniversary. I would thoroughly recommend a stay here and we hope to return. Thank you again

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank Chapies
Reviewed 6 September 2020 via mobile

This is a lovely and well equipped holiday home based in Rottingdean. It has stunning sea views as well as the historic Rottingdean windmill. The owner was friendly and efficient and nothing was too much trouble. It is well positioned for visiting Brighton pier, marina...More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank Clairesays
Fearless68342, VR Owner at Eclipse, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2020

Claire thank you so much for your review I'm thrilled you had such a good time. Come back and visit anytime .PS the art work left by the children was much appreciated I think I will publish on the website .

Reviewed 14 July 2019

The layout of the house is perfect if you have mixed age groups or anyone with mobility problems. We were 3 generations and we all enjoyed our stay. The decked area is perfect for eating outside with fabulous views of both sea and hills. The...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Maureen B
Fearless68342, VR Owner at Eclipse, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2019

Thanks Maureen for your great review I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay in Eclipse. Love to have you back any time.

Reviewed 26 February 2019

A lovely house which accommodated 8 of us including a 4 year old and a dog. Very spacious, clean and well equipped. Spectular views encompassing the sea and an Windmill. Lovely walks by the sea and cliffs and round the lighthouse. The Owner is very...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank X5740JRanng
Fearless68342, VR Owner at Eclipse, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2019

I am so pleased that you enjoyed your time at Eclipse. Thank you for your feedback. I hope to welcome you and your family again some time in the future .

Reviewed 19 September 2018

Really loved this house and the amazing views. The house was very clean and well stocked with everything you would need. Good village with enough places to eat and drink. We had a really good time here would definitely recommend.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank denisehK7871PZ
Wander500158, VR Owner at Eclipse, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

Really pleased you enjoyed your stay and liked the house and its views! Hope to see you back someday!

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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We had a truly wonderful stay at Eclipse. The house is finished to a very high standard and was immaculately clean on our arrival. The finishing touches like the white bed linen and towels were very welcome! The bedrooms are all very spacious and the...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank Penelope M
Wander500158, VR Owner at Eclipse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Eclipse especially being from the area at one time and knowing Rottingdean so well I am glad you chose our holiday home! Thank you for describing the house and the views so well for future guests...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017

We stayed here on one of our best family vacations yet, the house lent itself well to the slower pace of our 90-something, and the expecting mother and our youngest. Such a relaxing and comfortable place!! I wish we could re-live it.

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank JoannaB1467
Management response:Responded 27 May 2017

Thank you for the kind words Joanna - it would be great to have you all back at Eclipse again!!

Reviewed 22 October 2015

We had a great stay here in July. It is a beautiful house done to a high standard . Super views from lounges . Rottingdean is a lovely village with plenty of nice pubs and cafes etc. Easy to get into Brighton or Eastbourne using...More

Date of stay: July 2015
1  Thank oatcake
Management response:Responded 24 October 2015

I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Eclipse - and you make an excellent point about the bus service into Brighton. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 18 October 2015

Very straightforward to organise booking. Eclipse was easy to get to, a clean and tidy rental home awaits. Modern finishes and mod-cons with very comfortable furnishings, very spacious accommodation with brilliant outside area. Fantastic views over to the sea and Rottingdean windmill! Well-located in a...More

Date of stay: October 2015
Thank Steven B
Management response:Responded 19 October 2015

Hi Steve.....I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay at 'Eclipse' and it would be lovely to have you back again someday! Mike

Reviewed 8 July 2015

We enjoyed a good week at this property. First impressions are great; contemporary furnishings, spacious, in good condition, great views. Location: Rottingdean is a lovely village with a small Co-op and Tesco, bakery, deli / greengrocer, pubs, tea rooms, gift shops etc. Top Tip: Queen...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank Jennyadmin
Management response:Responded 9 July 2015

Thank you so much for your lovely review and providing very useful information for future guests!!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Paper Towels Provided
Private Garden
Secure Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Situated just a few miles along the coast from Brighton and in touching distance of the South Downs National park with the famous 'Severn Sisters' there is plenty to see and do for all ages .Also the historic towns of Arundel and Lewes with their castles are within travelling distance and well worth a visit.
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