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Lovely flat in historical building

Shirley User Profile

Lovely flat in historical building

2 guests1 bedroom2 beds1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the apartment to yourself.
Sparkling clean
4 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

This unusual home is in a pretty village in the South Downs National Park, within easy reach of Brighton. Our stylish, self-contained first floor flat is ideal for 1 or 2 adult guests who are wanting comfort and their own space. There are self-catering facilities but a delicious breakfast is included.


Laptop-friendly workspace
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The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.



31 reviews
Tori User Profile
July 2019
Thanks for all your help and making our stay so lovely. Also for posting my headphone back to me. Beautiful home and gardens, lovely touches and breakfast too. Will stay again for sure
Alexander User Profile
July 2019
Shirley's place is very beautifully decorated in a contemporary style with delicious snacks and fresh fruits, jams and eggs. Spotlessly clean with so many lovely personal touches. a fabulous location and lovely hosts. i strongly recommend staying here!
Harriett User Profile
April 2019
Wonderful place to stay! Beautiful location, amazing host - couldn't have asked for better.
Helena User Profile
January 2019
We really enjoyed our stay in Shirley’s beautiful flat. Shirley was a brilliant host! She was very helpful and accommodating. Breakfast was delicious, generous and varied, and left outside at a time to suit us. As it was new year’s day when we left, Shirley was flexible with our…
Shirley User Profile
Response from Shirley:
Thanks for your kind words Helena - have a great 2019 and hope to see you both again. Shirley
January 2019
Julia User Profile
October 2018
Shirley's place is absolutely outstanding and she herself is a complete gem. The flat is private, cosy and gorgeously decorated. There are thoughtful touches throughout that make your stay so special. The building is steeped in history and is homey and inspiring at the same time…
Shirley User Profile
Response from Shirley:
Thank you for such an enthusiastic response Julia. It was a joy to have you both here, and I hope we will see you again in the not too distant future. Shirley
October 2018
Steve User Profile
June 2018
This is a lovely apartment. Elegant, historic, with excellent kitchen and bathroom facilities. Bedroom, with two twins pushed together, had wonderful light from windows that looked out over a luscious lawn and garden. Very private, but Shirley was easily available and very…
Alison User Profile
March 2018
Delightful stay in a unique property with exceptional hospitality. Great breakfast including fresh fruit, fresh bread and eggs. Spotlessly clean, very comfortable beds and all very private, whilst being in the heart of Ditchling Village. We hope to stay again. Thank you Shirley.

Hosted by Shirley

Ditchling, United KingdomJoined in May 2014
Shirley User Profile
31 Reviews
I've lived in Ditchling for fifteen years and know the area well. The things I love doing here.... walking on the South Downs, helping to conserve this beautiful village, the literary festival at Charleston, Easter Monday at Plumpton races, being on the beach with my dog, the…
Interaction with guests
I look forward to welcoming you to our home and making your stay a special time.
Languages: Français
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a day
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House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events