Lakeside Retreat- The Boat House


Entire residential home hosted by James

  1. 4 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 2 beds
  4. 1 bathroom
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The Lakeside Retreat is a self-contained lodge on the edge of a lake boasting complete privacy, in the heart of a working farm in the picturesque county of Sussex. The cabin benefits from an open plan living and kitchen area with floor to ceiling glass doors that open out onto decking. Relish an escape from modern-day life surrounded by uninterrupted farmland.
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The space
The ground floor hosts an open plan layout with;
A living area with a contemporary double sofa bed.
A dining area with a table and four chairs.
A kitchen equipped with a;
- Four ring hob and oven
- Fridge
- Dishwasher
- Washing machine
- Expected utensils.
A separate contemporary toilet and shower.

Offers a large bedroom with a double and single bed, which are always made up, with an abundance of storage.

The decking area can be used to your full benefit. Perhaps enjoy an early morning coffee or a glass of wine in the evening on the sun-soaked pontoon. Outdoor furniture is included to complement those summer BBQ's.
The lake is well stocked with carp and full access is offered to use it for responsible fishing activities. Entering the water or use of any boat is strictly prohibited. Should groups of families wish to use this fantastically unique space then further discussions can be held regarding more than four visitors and the inclusion of tents.

Where you'll sleep

1 double bed, 1 single bed
Common space
1 sofa bed

What this place offers

Lake access
Free parking on premises
Washing machine
Private patio or balcony
Private backyard – Fully fenced
Hair dryer

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Where you’ll be

North Chailey, England, United Kingdom

Wivelsden Farm is situated on the outskirts of Wivelsfield, a rural village with a local village shop and historic country pub. Chailey Common is a short walking distance connected via a network of public footpaths across the farm. The farm is well connected and offers quick access to multiple nearby tourist attractions. Such attractions include the Bluebell Railway, the National Trust Sheffield Park, Nymans, Devils Dyke, and the All England Show Jumping Ground at Hickstead.

Hosted by James

  1. Joined in October 2018
  • 138 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost


  • Kirstie

During your stay

Upon arrival, should you wish to explore the working farm then further information can be supplied. Offering the opportunity to witness first-hand different activities depending on the time of year. We live on the same farm holding, although not within sight retaining that high level of privacy, to answer any queries you may have.
Upon arrival, should you wish to explore the working farm then further information can be supplied. Offering the opportunity to witness first-hand different activities depending o…

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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 12:00
Check out: 12:00
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb's social distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy