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The Getaway

The Getaway
5.0 of 5 stars
9 reviews
The Getaway
Reception Area
Fully fitted Kitchen
Living Area
Sleeping Area
Shower room and toilet
Al fresco eating area
Pergola and Patio
Seating area for guests in the Orchard
The Back Garden
Through the back gate into the fields beyond!
The Pub next door
The South Downs
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Condo/Apartment /
Studio, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
The Getaway is the perfect place to relax and unwind, offering modern, fully equipped accommodation, to suit self catering either indoors or al fresco. Alternatively, guests could visit The Cock Inn 100m away, www.cockpub.co.uk, a 16th century coaching inn. The Cock offers a menu which combines food for a special occasion with value for money. The Atmospheric Bar with its Inglenook Fireplace is friendly and welcoming.
Nearby Ringmer village offers two pubs within 10 minutes drive and an excellent, independent butcher, bakers, greengrocer and small supermarket.
The Getaway is surrounded by fields, with a footpath to picturesque Barcombe Mills passing the gate. Walkers are within a short drive of the South Downs National Park, the South Downs Way and the Ashdown Forest, making this a wonderful base for walking breaks.
Glyndebourne is 2.5km...
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About the owner, Joy G
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 26 days ago
Listed since : May 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 19 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL163994 by: Holiday Lettings
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Julie P
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 22 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015

We arrived home yesterday from a lovely few days break at The Getaway. We had such a relaxing time in the beautiful cottage and surrounding gardens. The owners Joy and John were so helpful and welcoming. Arrived to yummy homemade scones! They cute little dog Cara is friendly and adorable. The pub next door "The Cock" also had really nice... more

Management response:

Glad you had a nice relaxing time. We put Cara in charge of 'customer liaison' as she loves everybody! Look forward to seeing you again sometime. more

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 26 January 2015 for a stay in January 2015

Stayed at The Getaway this January when we were on business in the area and had to bring our two dogs. We were welcomed by Joy and a lovely cream tea! Accommodation is spotless and well appointed. Right next to a public footpath through some fields,so good for dog walking. Unfortunately the pub next door was closed the night we... more

Management response:

Unfortunately both criticisms are out of my control. The traffic noise does seem to depend on the wind being in a certain direction as some guests say how quiet it is. It probably depends on how much noise you are used to at home. The pub next door unfortunately decided to close for the night for their staff Christmas party.... more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 23 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

Me and my partner very much enjoyed our long weekend away at the getaway. The studio was immaculate and very comfortable, all the essentials were provided and the gardens are beautiful. The surrounding countryside is lovely and all with a great country pub next door! Our hosts were very helpful why still respecting our privacy and we defiantly hope to... more

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Thanks you very much for the review. It is great to get feedback and certainly helps getting bookings. We hope to see you again in the future more

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  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
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Additional amenities & feature info
Recently converted, The getaway offers good quality furnishings and we endeavour to make it a 'home from home'.
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
26 Sep 2015 -
6 Nov 2015
3 nights
7 Nov 2015 -
21 Dec 2015
3 nights
22 Dec 2015 -
2 Jan 2016
Christmas 2015/New Year
3 nights
3 Jan 2016 -
11 Feb 2016
3 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please note that 3 nights is the minimum stay
10% Reduction for single occupancy, which is NOT applicable with any other discount.
Payments can be made by cheque, pay-pal, internet transfer or international banking transfer.
For further details ring 01273 812898 or 07714 405880
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How to get there
Airport: London Gatwick: 50.0 km
Railway: Lewes: 4.0 km
Ferry: Newhaven: 15.0 km
Fly to London Gatwick. The Getaway is 35 miles, 45 minutes drive from Gatwick via the M23, A27and A26. Nearest railway station is Lewes where buses and taxis are available. Only 1 hour 10 min from London Victoria station.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 16.0 km.
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