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Looking Glass Cottage

Certificate of Excellence 2014
  • Flamingo Dreams Room
    Flamingo Dreams Room
    Flamingo Dreams Room
    Looking Glass Room
    Fully equipped dinky kitchen with vintage tea set
    Madhatter Lounge
    Vintage accessories
    Property description
    Brighton
    |
    Holiday Rental House – 
    3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 8
    Lanes location: This stunning & unique cottage is the oldest house in Brighton, dating back to 1565.
    Inspired by Victorian Alice in Wonderland with charming references to playing cards, key holes and looking glasses and every little luxury thought of... The bedrooms are soft and tactile with glistening wallpapers, silky bed throws, retro lamps and vintage accessories. It's the perfect choice for a visit to Brighton with the vibrant seafront, Jamie's Italian & other great restaurants only around the corner. Proving very popular with posh hen parties & girly get-togethers, it really is one of a kind and the very best of the city is all on your doorstep!

    What they say ........

    Awarded Tripadvisor 'Certificate of Excellence 2014'

    No. 2 in the TOP 10 Best Place...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (8)
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Single Beds:(4)
    • Sofa Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    The cottage can sleep up to 6 guests in 3 very special & individually designed bedrooms, each with their own vintage wash basins.
    Flamingo Dreams Room (2 twin beds/zip-link can be arranged as a double)
    The Looking Glass Room (2 twin beds/zip-link can be arranged as a double)
    The Rose Boudoir (1 double bed)
    We can sleep a further 2 guests on the 2 large living room sofa beds for an additional supplement of £50 per guest.
    There is a luxury wet-room with 2 showers, WC & marble wash-stand and a further WC with novelty teapot sink! on the ground floor.
    Whilst there is no dining room, the micro kitchen is fully equipped so you can prepare & enjoy simple meals if you are not seduced out by all the fantastic restaurants in the immediate area.
    Listing #HL263426 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

    Showing rates for up to guests.
      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Default - - 2 nights
    £130
    £323
    £455
    Christmas / New Year 22 Dec 2014 1 Jan 2015 3 nights
    £320
    £320
    £1,185
    Low Season 2 Jan 2015 28 Feb 2015 2 nights
    £203
    £323
    £890
    Mid Season 1 Mar 2015 31 Mar 2015 2 nights
    £235
    £378
    £1,040
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    Fees
    • Card transaction fee (free if payment is made by bank transfer - contact owner): £25 / stay - Fee
    • Peak weekend (bank holiday/pride): £75 / stay - Fee
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    FREE LATE CHECK-OUT on Sundays (if available) please request when booking. You can pay online through Holiday Lettings secure site or by bank transfer. If you choose to pay online by debit or credit card a 3% card processing fee will be applied. There are no fees for bank transfer payments. Advertised base price is for up to 6 guests using the 3 bedrooms. We can sleep a maximum 8 guests with use of 2 large living room sofa beds for an additional £50 per sofa bed on the rental rate. Supplement charges: £50 for use of each sofa bed. £75 peak weekend supplement over a bank holiday/Pride weekend. Christmas and New Year rate £320 per night (minimum 3 nights) or £1285 per week. Refundable damage deposit of £300 required (this is returned within 7 days of departure, subject to a satisfactory housekeeping check).
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Gatwick: 30.0 km
    Railway: Brighton: 1.0 km
    Ferry: Newhaven: 20.0 km
    Looking Glass Cottage is situated in Brighton city centre, right by the beach and all the seafront attractions.
    It is easily approached by public transport, trains from London arrive regularly, journey time under an hour.
    The nearest airport is Gatwick Airport, just 30km away and serviced by Easy Jet and other budget airlines.
    The National Express coach service runs between Gatwick Airport & Brighton Pool Valley station hourly. The cottage is about a 2 minute walk from the coach station.
    Trains also run regularly from the airport to Brighton station and journey time is around 30mins. There is always a long queue of taxis at Brighton train station. A taxi to the cottage costs around £5 or it's a 10 minute stroll.
    The airport also provides multiple choices of car hire companies.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
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Jem P
Eastbourne, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 October 2014 for a stay in September 2014

We stayed here for my sisters 30th birthday surprise. From the pictures online I was worried we'd walk in and it wouldn't meet exceptions as the house and pictures look so great.... I have to say it was better than I ever expected. All the little features of the house have been well thought out and perfectly executed. It's simply... more

ilikestay...
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 25 September 2014 for a stay in August 2014

I stayed here with my family and had a wonderful time. The house is decorated to the style of Alice In Wonderland, right down to the tea cups! Its located right in the heart of the city, and a short stroll from beach. I´d greatly recommend it to anyone looking for an original, memorable, and pleasant place to stay in... more

DCRLondon
North London
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 31 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014

We had a great break for my birthday, cottage is fantastic, very quirky designs, themed wallpapers, mini door, teapot tap, tea cup lights and lamps, hand mirrors on the wall in one bedroom etc etc I could go on and on........ Thanks for the "Drink Me"celebration drink, it was really appreciated... The cottage is so central to everything, you can... more

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Listed since : Apr 2012
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