The garden room, ensuite, private entrance


Private room in guest suite hosted by Heather

  1. 2 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 1 bed
  4. 1 private bathroom
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
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This pretty garden room, with private entrance, is attached to Ropewalk Cottage which is tucked away in the medieval village of Alfriston in the Cuckmere Valley.
Its perfect for guests wanting a peaceful break, visitors to Glyndebourne or walkers/cyclists to rest after a long day on the South Downs.
It is only 10 mins drive to the beautiful beach at Seaford.
There is a brilliant Village shop and oldy worldy pubs just 2 minutes walk away!

The space
The room can be booked on its own or in conjunction with "Whatknot" the unique carriage conversion. Please see separate listing.
It has its own entrance which is separate from the main house. Entry is by key safe. Parking is on the drive.
There is a comfortable double bed, TV/DVD, WiFi, mini fridge and ensuite bathroom with bath and shower.
Breakfast items are provided in the room/fridge along with tea/coffee/toast making facilities.

Where you'll sleep

1 double bed

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Hair dryer
Long-term stays allowed
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.94 out of 5 stars from 94 reviews


Where you’ll be

Alfriston, England, United Kingdom

Alfriston is a medieval village. It has the first ever National Trust property, The Clergy House. St Andrew's Church is 13th century and is known as The Cathedral of the Downs.
There are a variety of shops, ancient pubs and a marvellous Village Grocery and Deli.
Set in the Cuckmere Valley, the Village is sounded by fantastic countryside and is only 10 mins to the superb beach at Seaford.
It takes approximately 10 mins to get to Glyndebourne, 20 mins to Eastbourne or Lewes and 30 mins to Brighton.

Hosted by Heather

  1. Joined in September 2013
  • 169 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost
I have lived in the beautiful village of Alfriston for over 30 years and have been hosting guests for 20+ years!

During your stay

Access is by key safe.
I live in the main house but may not be around during your stay. I will be contactable by phone or text.
If I'm around I won't bother you but please ask if you need anything.

Heather is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within an hour
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 15:00 - 22:00
Check out: 11:00
Self check-in with lockbox
Not suitable for children (2-12 years)
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
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Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy