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'Luxury 5 star barn conversion with tennis court'

'Rubens Barn is a perfect idyllic escape - perfect in every way' Joseph Fiennes
20 reviews
'Rubens Barn is a perfect idyllic escape - perfect in every way' Joseph Fiennes
Beautiful views surrounding Rubens Barn
King size bedroom has 2 shower rooms
Perfect for hikers, cyclists and nature lovers
5 star luxury accommodation
Area of outstanding natural beauty
South Downs National Park
Surrounding farmland
Surrounding Forests
View from Rubens Barn
Private tennis court at Rubens Barn
Chichester Cathedral
Arundel Castle
Glorious Goodwood
Goodwood House
West Wittering Beach
HMS Victory at Historic Portsmouth Dockyard
Selsey Life Boat Station
Weald Downland Museum
Beautiful countryside surrounding Rubens Barn
Every season is so special at Rubens Barn
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2 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Chichester, West Sussex, England
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)
Listing #HL142774
About the Owner
Rob H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

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

Thank opheliaBristol
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Reviewed 21 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

Thank Tampa606
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Private Tennis Court
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    2 Showers
    1 Sofa
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 2 nights
R 2 949
19 Mar 2018 -
30 Jun 2018
Spring / Summer
3 nights
R 2 949
R 13 406
1 Jul 2018 -
2 Sep 2018
3 nights
R 4 022
R 19 663
£1 100
3 Sep 2018 -
16 Dec 2018
3 nights
R 2 949
R 13 406
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Welcome Breakfast Hamper: R 447 / stay - Fee
  • Cleaning Fee: R 1 073 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Our minimum stay is 2 nights and a supplement will apply.

Please enquire for a 2 night stay.

The price for a 2 night stay is £480

The price for a 3 night weekend stay / 4 night midweek stay is £575 (Spring / Autumn / Winter)

The price for a 3 night weekend stay / 4 night midweek stay is £750 (Summer)

Supplement for use of sofa bed is £25 per night

Rubens Barn accepts well behaved dogs - £30 per dog supplement

There may be a supplement for Christmas, New Year, Bank holidays, and Sporting event dates at Goodwood

Prices for 2018
3 night Xmas / New Year £575
4 night Xmas / New Year £650

Festival of Speed 2018 at Goodwood £1600 (4 night stay) and £2100 (7 night stay)

Revival Meeting 2018 at Goodwood £1600 (4 night stay) and £2100 (7 night stay)

Please email to confirm price and revised quote for short and long stays
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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...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: London Gatwick: 40.0 km
Railway: Chichester: 10.0 km
Ferry: Portsmouth: 20.0 km
Gatwick 45 miles
Heathrow 50 miles
London 55 miles
Portsmouth Ferries 25 miles
Chichester 7 miles (Taxis / Bus opposite Chichester Railway station)

10 minute car drive from Chichester.
Activities nearby
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, Nearest Beach: 15.0 km.
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