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The Salty Dog Holiday Cottage

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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
1 night minimum
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The Salty Dog is a three bedroom New England style seaside cottage at Camber Sands, Rye. Just a five minute stroll from the dunes and miles of sandy beach, this modern property is furnished and equipped to a very high standard and holds a 4* Gold Award from Visit Britain. You'll find everything you need for a relaxing, comfortable and fun packed stay. Enthusiastic cooks will enjoy the spacious and well equipped kitchen/ diner with high quality pans, quality knives, and the Weber gas BBQ on the large deck. You will find no shortage of fresh local ingredients to fire your culinary imagination, whether it is the salt marsh Romney lamb, fresh fish straight from the boats or locally grown vegetables, award wining wine from a local vineyard, local Kentish cider, apple juice or ale. The kids (...The Salty Dog is a three bedroom New England style seaside cottage at Camber Sands, Rye. Just a five minute stroll from the dunes and miles of sandy beach, this modern property is furnished and equipped to a very high standard and holds a 4* Gold Award from Visit Britain. You'll find everything you need for a relaxing, comfortable and fun packed stay. Enthusiastic cooks will enjoy the spacious and well equipped kitchen/ diner with high quality pans, quality knives, and the Weber gas BBQ on the large deck. You will find no shortage of fresh local ingredients to fire your culinary imagination, whether it is the salt marsh Romney lamb, fresh fish straight from the boats or locally grown vegetables, award wining wine from a local vineyard, local Kentish cider, apple juice or ale. The kids (both large and small) will find plenty to keep them amused in the playroom be it table football, toys, DVD's, playstation or just chilling on the sofa with a good book. A holiday is not a holiday without a good night's sleep. Whether you're visiting for the weekend, a short break or an extended stay you will love our luxurious beds; there are two super-kings and a king-size, all of which can be split into singles. Whatever your choice you can look forward to crisp hotel quality bed linen, fluffy towels and complimentary toiletries. We have also thought carefully about our younger guests, we have bed guards and cots (but more of this later). The high standard has not gone un-noticed by Visit Britain, who have awarded The Salty Dog Four Stars and a Gold Award for “exceptional levels of quality, comfort and cleanliness in bedrooms and bathrooms, and outstanding levels of customer care”. In summer, the south-facing and fully enclosed garden comes into it's own. A great place to enjoy barbecuing that fresh fish you bought earlier in the day, or to enjoy a glass of local English wine bought from one of the nearby vineyards. The prefect end to the perfect day! The sand on the nearby beach is perfect for sandcastles and lagoons left by the receding tide, and often warmed by the sun, are the perfect place for children to splash around. The ideal place to spend your family seaside holiday or short break. Pack up a picnic - you will find a picnic rug, beach chairs, cool box with freezer blocks, thermos, wind-break and beach toys - and head off to the beach for some good old fashioned seaside fun. As parents ourselves we have been on many self catering holidays and so have a good idea of what makes a holiday with a young family fun, relaxing and stress-free. Genuinely family friendly, The Salty Dog is equipped with travel cots, high chairs, dining booster seats, bed guards, stair gates, steam steriliser, socket covers, baby listening monitor, children's cutlery, plates bowls and beakers, toddler step, potty.... as well plenty of indoor, garden and beach toys. We welcome every member of your family at The Salty Dog and that includes your dogs. Our own springer spaniel, Chloe, has worked hard to ensure that the needs of your canine companions are anything but forgotten. So we know exactly what makes a self-catering holiday with your four-legged friend relaxing and fun. So while you are enjoying your tea, scones and homemade jam your dog can tuck into some complimentary chews and biscuits. We provide dog bowls and a few toys but ask that you bring your dog's own bed and towels. The beach is a short walk away, less than five minutes when being towed by an eager hound, and even in the height summer there are miles of sand to be explored and seagulls to be chased. On the way back you can call in at the local pub, who welcome dogs and offer a selection of real ales and tasty home cooked food. They will even provide a bowl of water for your dog. The spacious, open-plan accommodation consists of 3 bedrooms, each with zip-link beds, with en-suite shower room to the main bedroom; family bathroom; lounge; kitchen dining room; children's playroom and WC. The fully enclosed garden is ideal for kids and dogs to play in and any sports equipment can be stored securely in the garage. To the side of the house is an outdoor tap with hose for showering sand off dogs (and kids) after playing on the beach. The medieval town of Rye with it's cobbled streets and quaint shops is only 3 miles away. This pretty little hilltop town, once the haunt of smugglers, is steeped in history now home to art galleries, interesting shops, inns and restaurant Easily accessible from mainland Europe via the channel tunnel East Sussex is the ideal destination for a holiday or short break with a true taste of England at its best. Historic Castles, English gardens both traditional and modern, the rolling South Downs, chalk cliffs and sandy beaches, we have it all here in the south east. Whether is is a bucket and spade family beach holiday,a golfing break, an activity holiday or just a relaxing break you are after, you will find it here. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Half bath, 1 Full bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Manager
Carol Brazel (Property Manager Carol Brazel)
Languages spoken:German, English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2014
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Reviewed 14 August 2020

This is a great house to holiday in with everything you could need as a family. Easy walk to the beach which is great as car parking can be tricky on certain days. We had a beach trolley for all our beach chairs etc and...More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank Paul B
TrailBlazer384079, VR Owner at The Salty Dog Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2020

Thank you for taking the time to review your holiday. It has been so nice to welcome guests again after lockdown. You have certainly made the most of your holiday despite the current restrictions. We look forward to welcoming you back again.

Reviewed 22 October 2019

We stayed for a week with our dogs and found the Salty Dog to be a perfect base for our break. As others have said, the property is very well equipped, comfortable and the cleanest holiday home we have booked to date. The scones and...More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank Morgana99
TrailBlazer384079, VR Owner at The Salty Dog Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2019

Thank you. You and your lovely dogs are welcome any time. We are so pleased you enjoyed your holiday.

Reviewed 15 October 2019

Fantastic stay at the salty dog. Me and my family visited the house over a weekend. We arrived and felt instantly comfortable and relaxed. The place is very clean and well kept. The furnishings and the decor are done perfectly to make it feel homely....More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Sam S
Reviewed 9 September 2019

We spent a very happy week at The Salty Dog; it was clean and well equipped with everything we needed for a comfortable stay. The welcome tray with scones and homemade jam was a lovely touch – and very tasty! The playroom was a big...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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Reviewed 8 September 2019

Again we hv been stayed at The Salty Dog. It was very comfortably, cosy and feeling like being at home. We were staying for the seventh time and would stay there again and again. It is a fantastic holiday cottage and you wil not miss...More

Date of stay: September 2019
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Reviewed 29 May 2019

Our perennial visit to Camber. Wonderful time had by all. Children loved the playroom contents and the toys in the garage. Great location for the beach, dog walks, flying the kite, building sandcastles, picnic on the beach. Good base for visits to Dungeness lighthouse, steam...More

Date of stay: April 2019
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TrailBlazer384079, VR Owner at The Salty Dog Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2019

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We are so pleased you had a great stay. We look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 3 March 2019

Fantastic accommodation for a family holiday, the house is spacious, spotlessly clean and impressively equipped - there is everything you could wish for. The house is ideally located for a 5 minute walk to the wonderful sand dunes and beach or for a longer walk...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank Maps697409
Reviewed 31 January 2019

Just got back from a splendid weekend away at The Salty Dog. Fabulous property and location for a family weekend away. With 3 big bedrooms there is plenty of room for everyone. And it’s immaculate. So clean (and I’m fussy) and very well equipped to...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank JuJu97A
TrailBlazer384079, VR Owner at The Salty Dog Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2019

Thank you for your lovely review. I'm pleased you found The Salty Dog well equipped and spotlessly clean. We pride ourselves on maintaining a high standard and I will pass on your praise to my team. We look forward to welcoming at Rock Lobster or...More

Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

We have just returned from a wonderful holiday at The Salty Dog to celebrate my husband’s birthday. This was our second visit to this beautiful welcoming house which upon our arrival was spotlessly clean. The lovely cake, jam, dog biscuits etc was very much appreciated....More

Date of stay: January 2019
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TrailBlazer384079, VR Owner at The Salty Dog Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2019

Thank you for taking the time to review your holiday. What a nice way to celebrate a birthday, We are pleased you enjoyed the cake, it was baked by Homemade in Camber who also bake our fresh scones on the welcome tray. We look forward...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018

Well kitted out house with plenty of space, comfy beds and lounge. Great kitchen with plenty of good quality pots, pans etc. Having beach toys, chairs and a picnic rug provided meant we could all travel in one car as only personal luggage was needed....More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Linda S S
TrailBlazer384079, VR Owner at The Salty Dog Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2019

What a wonderful holiday you had! The Salty Dog is a great house to share with family. Thank you for taking the time to review your holiday.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Game Room
Garage
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Corporate Bookings
Cycling Trips
Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
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Easily accessible from mainland Europe, Rock Lobster is about 30 minutes drive from the channel tunnel. The high speed train links London to Ashford and a brach line from Ashford to Rye which is about 5km from The Salty Dog.
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Salty Dog Holiday Cottage

The Salty Dog Holiday Cottage is able to accommodate up to 6 guests. See all property details.

The Salty Dog Holiday Cottage has 3 bathrooms available. See all property details.

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