Rural retreats in Sussex

Sussex does rural like nowhere else. Pick your perfect rural retreat from our selection of 8 countryside cottages in Sussex.Read more

There's nothing like a good hearty stomp across the fields and a healthy dose of country air to recharge the batteries. Leave behind the hustle and bustle for a world of winding country lanes, fields, woodlands, stepping-stone streams and wild, open moors. Walk, fish, cycle – or just sit back, relax and enjoy the silence from one of our 8 handpicked countryside cottages in Sussex.

We have 8 rural retreats in Sussex to show you.

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £289

The Tea Hut

4477

1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Crowborough.


The Tea Hut is situated up a private drive in High Hurstwood. Nestled in the picturesque Sussex countryside it is a great base from which to explore Ashdown Forest and the local to...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £289

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £340

Poppets Cottage

4280

1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage in Buxted, East Sussex


Nestled in a peaceful setting and part of a former convent, Poppets Cottage is as charming as its name implies. Thoughtfully furnished in a country vintage style, this delightf...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £340

Need more time? Reserve any cottage for up to 24 hours before booking.

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £645

Woodpeckers Cottage

4473

1 bedroom self catering cottage near East Grinstead.


Woodpeckers is a luxury boutique-style holiday cottage perfect for couples wanting to relax in the Sussex countryside with access to country walks and near to Ashdown Forest. Th...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £645

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £477

Medleys Barn

4476

2 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Crowborough.


Medleys Barn in High Hurstwood is an ideal base for exploring Ashdown Forest or for visits to Glyndebourne. Once a cart barn on a well-established fruit farm, this charming barn co...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £477

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £480

Castlemans Stables West

4422

2 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Battle.


Set within the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, in the heart of East Sussex's 1066 countryside, Castlemans Stables West is a sympathetically converted stable block, w...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £480

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £480

Castlemans Stables East

4421

2 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Battle.


In the heart of East Sussex's 1066 countryside and set within the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Castlemans Stables East is a sympathetically converted stabled bloc...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £480

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £486

The Stable Block

4427

2 bedroom self-catering cottage near Burwash.


The Stable Block is situated in the grounds of the owner's Georgian home on the edge of the village of Burwash. It has two double bedrooms with en suites and a beautiful large open...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £486

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £835

Danny Cottage

4458

3 bedroom thatched, dog friendly self catering cottage in Alfriston.


Danny Cottage is a beautiful Grade II Listed, 16th Century timber-framed thatched cottage situated in a rural position on the edge of Alfriston village. Purchased from the National...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £835

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