Cottages in Lewes
Situated on the edge of the South Downs with its beautiful castle, fabulous architecture, flea markets and individual shops.
The unique and historic town of Lewes, the county town of East Sussex, is located at the foot of the beautiful South Downs. Holiday Cottages in Lewes share the history, charm and character of this lovely town. Most are within walking distance of the historic castle, friendly local pubs and shops. The town is built on a series of hills making for an energetic stay if you want to visit the historic castle and then walk to the rivers edge and visit the Harvey’s brewery.
Love country walks? Spending time in a holiday cottage in Lewes allows you to explore the wonderful countryside too! Within a few minutes you can be up on the South Downs National Park with its miles of wonderful footpaths – it really is idyllic. If you feel like a trip to the beach, Brighton is a short drive away, with theatres, cinemas, restaurants galore, so something for everyone! If you are looking for a short term let, Lewes is a great location, as only just over an hour into central London by train.
Lewes is especially famous for its wonderful bonfire celebrations, where a huge procession of people march through the town, people come from far and wide! We offer a range of holiday cottages, available for you to attend the famous fireworks display and bonfire night celebrations in Lewes. Although – be quick – availability for this weekend does go very, very quick!
For antique and vintage hunters Lewes is a dream location with many shops and markets to visit. You will love Lewes, there are great little restaurants, cafes, art galleries and shops to browse. The High Street is buzzing with independent stylish boutiques, it is one of the rare places in the country that has more independents that regular high street shops. Now if you love browsing second hand furniture while staying in one of our country cottages in Lewes, you will be in heaven in this town. It has a myriad of stalls in The Needlemakers, holding the most gorgeous handmade items, perfect for gifts and presents for yourself!
When staying in one of our country cottages in Lewes, you can shop to your heart’s content, but don’t forget there are plenty of other things to do for those not so keen on the shopping. With numerous historic buildings going back to medieval times, a great museum next to Lewes Castle and even twittens to explore, there is plenty to see without spending a penny! Or fancy the idea of seeing Lewes Castle at the end of your garden? Then Castle Lookout is for you.
With numerous pubs and restaurants it is a perfect destination for a group of friends or families to take a holiday or short break – all you will need is group accommodation in Lewes. That is where we step in to help – we have a lovely selection of group accommodation in Lewes. Outside Lewes we have wonderful group accommodation too, in large country houses with tennis courts and swimming pools, ideal for getting a party of friends or family together under one roof.
There are so many good foodie pubs to try around Lewes; you will be spoilt for choice. Staying in holiday accommodation in Lewes means that you are free to come and go as you like, you can escape the bustle of the town and have a bit of peace and quiet in your own lovely group accommodation in Lewes.