Stonelands West Lodge, East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 4RA, UK
01342 715372 or 07759 295 200
Single Occupancy From £45
Double Occupancy From £60
Stonelands West Lodge Bed & Breakfast, run by Chic Hutchings for over 20 years, offers the warmest of welcomes to all guests. The 180 year old lodge house is situated on the B2028 between Turners Hill and Ardingly, just 1 mile from Wakehurst Place.
The Lodge offers a single room, 1 twin room and 1 double ensuite. The double is located in a small annexe adjacent to the main house, while in the house itself, a large upstairs bathroom is just a few feet away from each of the bedrooms. All rooms are furnished with colour TV, tea & coffee making facilities, towels and of course fresh linen and one of the rooms is located on the ground floor and may suit the less mobile however it is not wheelchair friendly.
Chic prides herself on providing a breakfast “fit for a king” – a huge English cooked breakfast with tea, coffee, toast and cereals. No one should leave hungry!
There are several good eating places in Turners Hill and Ardingly, 2 miles north and south of Stonelands West Lodge.
During the summer months, Stonelands West Lodge and its immediate surroundings offer beautiful views. The forest lands on all sides are criss-crossed with delightful footpath walks, wild deer abound the real peace and solitude can be found in a multitude of woodland glades – perfect for young children.
It makes an ideal base for exploring mid Sussex and in an Area of Outstanding natural beauty, the Lodge is close to a number of very pretty Sussex villages, with West Hoathly being closest.
Gatwick Airport is situated 15 minutes away and Heathrow Airport is approximately 1 hour. Haywards Heath, Three Bridges and East Grinstead are each about 10 minutes away by car. There is a local bus service, which passes the door and runs between Haywards Heath and Crawley. As for rail access, the Gatwick/Haywards Heath “Brighton line” of course, means that trains to London and the south coast are within easy reach as well as fast and frequent. Brighton itself is now a real mecca for those after a day on the beach, great shopping or a theatre/cinema trip. A very good local taxi service is available if required.
Strictly Non Smoking
Pets by prior arrangement
Annexe Room £70 (based on two sharing)
Twin £60 (based on two sharing)
Single Occupancy from £45
All prices are per room, per night and include full English breakfast.
Places worth visiting include Ardingly Showground (for its shows, antique fairs and dog shows), Patricks Barn at Chiddinglye – approx a 10 min walk from Stonelands (wedding venue), Ardingly College, Wakehurst Place (National Trust), The Bluebell Railway, Lindfield Village, Priest House (West Hoathly). East View Fruit Farm, Horse Riding in the Ashdown Forest, Borde Hill Gardens, Nymans Gardens, High Beeches Garden, Wych Cross Nursery (Rose Specialist), Standen (National Trust), Sheffield Park Garden (National Trust), Hickstead International Showjumping Course, Worth Abbey. Leonardslee (Garden), Parham House, Monks House (Virginia), Woolf (National Trust), Charleston Farmhouse, Lewes Castle, Glyndebourne, Polesden Lacey (National Trust), Brighton Royal Pavilion and Preston Park House are all within easy reach.
Parking | TV | Garden/Seating Area | Tea / Coffee Making Facilities | En-Suite | Ground Floor Bedrooms