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'Luxury 5 star barn conversion with tennis court'

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'Rubens Barn is a perfect idyllic escape - perfect in every way' Joseph Fiennes
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1 of 22'Rubens Barn is a perfect idyllic escape - perfect in every way' Joseph Fiennes
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2 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
5 guests
3 nights minimum
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Nestling in the South Downs National Park, this 17th century flint barn is the perfect retreat to relax and unwind in comfort and privacy. Providing exclusive and luxurious 5 star accommodation with private tennis court in an area of outstanding natural beauty, and 7 miles from historic Roman city of Chichester. Perfectly located for exploring the cultural and architectural treasures of Goodwood Estate, and historic Chichester. Local attractions include sporting events at Goodwood, nearby golf courses, polo at Cowdray, fishing and sailing. 'Rubens Barn is the perfect idyllic escape - perfect in every way.' Joseph Fiennes (May 2009) ...Nestling in the South Downs National Park, this 17th century flint barn is the perfect retreat to relax and unwind in comfort and privacy. Providing exclusive and luxurious 5 star accommodation with private tennis court in an area of outstanding natural beauty, and 7 miles from historic Roman city of Chichester. Perfectly located for exploring the cultural and architectural treasures of Goodwood Estate, and historic Chichester. Local attractions include sporting events at Goodwood, nearby golf courses, polo at Cowdray, fishing and sailing. 'Rubens Barn is the perfect idyllic escape - perfect in every way.' Joseph Fiennes (May 2009) More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Showers, 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Rob H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2010
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Reviewed 1 January 2020

The Barn is situated in a very peaceful little spot of West Sussex close to the South Downs way. We spent a few lovely days over our Christmas holidays in the Barn, enjoying the scenery and some of the treats thoughtfully left for us by...More

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank FrequentFlier797029
Reviewed 9 July 2019 via mobile

Wow....what a stylish, beautifully tranquil and well appointed property. In the heart of the Sussex Downs, I had a wonderful and tranquil home after the mayhem of Goodwood and the Festival of Speed. Rob and Rachel have created superb accommodation, and I have already booked...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Bronwyn B
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

In its tranquil setting, this small and perfectly formed barn with lovely views serves as the ideal base from which to explore the area. The barn’s best features include a breakfast table in the pretty garden, an adjacent tennis court, and a roll-top bath for...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank Cecilia P
Reviewed 30 May 2018

We really enjoyed our stay at Rubens Barn. The barn is comfortable & relaxing and we both felt v chilled out. It had everything we needed and the welcome hamper was indeed most "welcome"! Everything was absolutely spotless and the kingsize bed was super comfy....More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Tina H
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We rented the barn for 3 nights as we were attending the wedding of my niece locally. We had the most awesome wedding but knowing that we had somewhere peaceful with all the comforts of home that we could come back to at the end...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank katebirnie
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

Our second stay in this fabulous converted barn and we were so happy to be back! The owners have thought of every last detail to ensure maximum comfort and total relaxation. High quality bed linens and towels and extremely well equipped kitchen all in the...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank Tampa606
Reviewed 17 January 2016

My family and I enjoyed an incredibly relaxing few days staying at Rubens Barn. The cottage is extremely well equipped with high quality bedding and wonderfully soft towels. The kitchen had everything we needed and the owners had gone beyond our expectations to make sure...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank Tampa606
Reviewed 28 August 2015

We have recently returned from a short stay at Ruben's Barn. The Barn is perfectly situated for exploring the area and the owners, Rachel & Rob, provided some excellent recommendations for beach, museums and restaurants which were very well received. The cottage is beautifully appointed...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank Anna T
Reviewed 18 August 2015

This being our first time going off the hotel trail in the South/South West of the UK on our travels we were excited to see what Rubens Barn had to offer. The property didn't disappoint. It was beautifully finished off to a high standard and...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank budzaer84
Reviewed 11 July 2015

This was one of the best places I had ever stayed as it was isolated, quite, romantic an well equipped for my short stay an probably be just as good for longer stays. I met the owners of the barn who where very hospitable and...More

Date of stay: July 2015
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Private Tennis Court
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Chichester is made for exploring. There’s history on every corner, from the Tudor Market Cross to the dominant Norman cathedral. There’s fun shopping, with designer label boutiques, stylish restaurants, organic cafés and gastro pubs – a haven for any ‘professional shopper’. See new drama and old favourites at the internationally acclaimed Chichester Festival Theatre. Plus there’s an eclectic programme of music and arts at festivals and concerts throughout the district. The South Downs countryside is just minutes away from Chichester. With plenty of outdoor activities on offer, from walking and horse riding to exploring cycle routes and hot air ballooning, you’ll never be lost for something to see and do. However if you prefer an amble around the shops, don’t miss the historic towns of M...
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