Appletree Cottage is a unique and very comfortable B&B nestled on a hilltop position just a short drive from the centre of Rye, near Battle in East Sussex. Guests to our B&B can enjoy our extensive garden as well as exploring our fields, orchard and ancient woodland. Upon arrival a warm and friendly welcome will be waiting for you along with a complimentary afternoon tea in front of the log fire or on the terrace.
All of our guest rooms are tastefully furnished and decorated to a high standard. The accommodation consists of two double rooms with private or shared bathroom and twin en-suite, all with comfortable beds and crisp, white sheets. Facilities in the bedrooms include hairdryer, radio, hostess tray with selection of teas, coffee, hot chocolate, fresh milk and shortbread.
Guests have the use of a comfortable, panelled sitting room with log fire and television and are welcome to use the garden and woodland. There is free computer facility in most rooms.
You will receive a full English breakfast of locally sourced bacon, sausages, mushrooms, tomatoes and free range eggs from the owner's chickens, fresh fruit juice, seasonal fruit and local yoghurts, a selection of cereals and home-baked bread with homemade marmalade and jam.
The bed and breakfast is surrounded by a beautiful garden and includes an ancient woodland with primroses, bluebells and wood anemone in spring. There is easy access to fine walking country and other outdoor pursuits, such as golf, riding and fishing. The nearest pub is within walking distance, where you will get a good meal. There is a good choice of other pubs and restaurants in the area, which the owners are happy to book for you in advance.
There are several National Trust properties within a short distance, the nearest being the 14th century fairy tale castle of Bodiam Castle, complete with drawbridge and moat. From Bodiam you can also enjoy a magical ride on the Kent & Sussex steam railway through stunning scenery of the High Weald. We are a few miles away from the historic market towns of Battle, Rye and Tenterden, as well as being near to the coast. We are just over an hour from London by train, and from the Channel Tunnel and the port of Dover.
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Rates: From £80 per room per night based on 2 people sharing.
From £50 per person per night based on single occupancy.
10% reduction for three nights or more.
Children are welcome by arrangement.
Pets are welcome by arrangement.
Off street parking.