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Certificate of Excellence
18 reviews
Back garden and decking
sunset view from the garden
Open plan Kitchen/Diner
Kingsize Bedroom
Twin Room
Bunk Bed Room
Separate W/C
The driveway
Twin Room
Table Tennis Table
Air Hockey or Pool Table
New Games Room
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Mayfield, East Sussex, England
Newly refurbished 3 bedroom holiday cottage in the rural countryside setting of East Sussex with views over adjoining fields and woodland, The property is accessed from meres lane between Five Ashes and the historic village of Mayfield and is situated down a long driveway with a secure gated access. Finches is a single storey dwelling with one king size bedroom, one twin bedroom with two single beds and a further bedroom with bunk beds. Bathroom and separate WC and open plan kitchen, dinning and sitting room with patio doors that open out onto a decking area and south facing garden. There is parking outside the property for two cars.

Facilities include; TV, DVD, CD player, Games, Dishwasher, Washing Machine, Fridge/Freezer, Cooker, Microwave, Gas BBQ . and the usual kitchen appliances.

Linen and towels are provided

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Listing #HL6662301
About the Owner
Chris & Jo w
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Adam J
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in April 2018

We had a wonderful stay at Finches. The cottage was immaculately clean and well equipt, and Chris and Jo were very helpful and friendly both before we arrived and during our stay. There was plenty of room for our family of 6, and our boys loved the games room. It was located close to beautiful villages and pooh corner, and...

Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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Reviewed 14 February 2018 for a stay in February 2018

We spent 4 nights at The Finches with our children and dogs. It is a lovely, comfortable place which was very clean and well equipped. There are good quality fixtures and fittings and very comfortable beds. The children enjoyed playing in the under cover games area and the dogs loved running around in the large field. It’s only a short...

Level 4 Contributor
36 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2018 for a stay in January 2018
person found this review helpful

Chris what a lovely man well spoken helpful and friendly him and his partner got a few little projects going on lovely to see. We (my colleagues and i) 3 of us hired the cottage for a week best move since working in Kent wish we found it sooner and currently here for our 2nd week and hopefully get 2...

  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
We are happy to accept pets. We can be flexible with arrivals and departure times but this depends on bookings we already have.
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Bunk
    1 King
    2 Twins
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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 Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
R 1 585
R 2 086
R 10 848
23 Jun 2018 -
8 Jul 2018
3 nights
R 2 503
R 2 921
R 13 268
9 Jul 2018 -
3 Sep 2018
1 night
R 2 503
R 3 338
R 14 937
21 Dec 2018 -
2 Jan 2019
3 nights
R 2 503
R 14 937
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.
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About the neighbourhood
The historic village of Mayfield is approximately 2 miles away, its picturesque high street has two pubs including the well known 'middle House', cafes, Tea rooms, delicatessan, butchers and local shops. The town of Heathfield is around 4 miles away with two supermarkets, shops, take aways and banks. Royal Tunbridge Wells is 10 miles away and has a cinema, Theatre, Leisure centre, shopping mall, boutiques, Restaurants, bars and The famous Pantiles .There are great walks in the area, cycling routes and plenty of activities to entertain the whole family.
Getting around
Crowborough station is 5 miles away with trains to London
Royal Tunbridge Wells is 10 miles away
Local buses run at the end of the lane to Mayfield, Heathfield, Tunbridge wells etc and surrounding villages
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Gatwick Airport: 75.0 km
Railway: Crowborough: 8.0 km
Ferry: Newhaven: 33.0 km
Meres lane
Five Ashes
East Sussex

It's best to enter meres lane from the Mayfield end of the A267 ( turning opposite Heals farm shop and Cafe) Head down the lane 400 metres and we are on the right handside with a set of black iron gates also sign posted Whites Garden ( our small plant Nursery) Head down the drive to the bottom and Finches is at the end on the right hand side.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 29.0 km.
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