A quiet spot to relax in this seaside apartment
Light and airy sitting room with dining area
Tea for two
Plenty of entertainment in the lounge
Time to relax
Fold down beds hidden away in the lounge
Fold down beds with extra room for two
Kitchen with breakfast table
Room for a snack
Everything you need in the kitchen
Bright and airy double bedroom
Time to snuggle in
Access to the terrace from the bedroom
Sunny terrace outside the bedroom
Eat al fresco in the pretty garden
1 / 16  A quiet spot to relax in this seaside apartment
2 / 16  Light and airy sitting room with dining area
3 / 16  Tea for two
4 / 16  Plenty of entertainment in the lounge
5 / 16  Time to relax
6 / 16  Fold down beds hidden away in the lounge
7 / 16  Fold down beds with extra room for two
8 / 16  Kitchen with breakfast table
9 / 16  Room for a snack
10 / 16  Everything you need in the kitchen
11 / 16  Bright and airy double bedroom
12 / 16  Time to snuggle in
13 / 16  Access to the terrace from the bedroom
14 / 16  Sunny terrace outside the bedroom
15 / 16  Bathroom
16 / 16  Eat al fresco in the pretty garden

Little Chelsea Apartment

Eastbourne, Sussex
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • First-floor apartment sleeping two, plus space for an additional two guests
  • 10-minute walk to the town’s main beach, and use of a bike shed for keen cyclists
  • Located in the Little Chelsea area of Eastbourne, featured as the third "most happening neighbourhood in the UK" in the Sunday Times
Property code: EHC33

First-floor apartment sleeping up to four guests, situated in the artisan quarter of Eastbourne, Little Chelsea, just a short walk from the seafront and the town pier.

This lovely first-floor apartment in the heart of Eastbourne’s quirky Little Chelsea area is perfect for seaside holidays, exploring the East Sussex coast and countryside. It’s less than a mile from the apartment to Eastbourne’s popular beach, where you can enjoy long, lazy walks. Dogs are restricted during the summer months on the central part of the beach, but head to nearby Royal Parade beach for year-round paddles and walks.

Inside, you’ll find a spacious, stylish apartment for up to four people and one dog. There is a light, bright lounge/dining room with sofas, a dining table and lots of stylish vintage touches. To one side, there are two single beds, perfect for the kids, and with a curtain around them for privacy. The separate kitchen is similarly well-organised, with all the gadgets you’ll need to cook up a storm and a breakfast table where you can get planning your day’s adventures. The king-sized bedroom is neatly decorated and has double doors straight out onto the garden where there is plenty of room for the dogs to run around while you enjoy an evening drink. For cyclists, there’s a bike shed.

Little Chelsea is packed with independent shops, bars and restaurants, and is a great place to spend an afternoon simply wandering. There are also some great traditional Sussex pubs in nearby Eastbourne Old Town. Out of town, the glorious Sussex coast is yours to explore. The spectacular Beachy Head and Seven Sisters are around 5 miles away, offering almost endless walks and views. Eastbourne is the beginning of the South Downs Way, with stunning views over the valleys either side and lots of villages to explore along the trail.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 king-size bedroom, plus 2 single wall-beds
  • Bathroom with shower-over-bath and separate WC 
  • TV, DVD, hi-fi, and USB charging point
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Kitchen - oven, hob, microwave, fridge with ice compartment, dishwasher, and washing machine
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Electric, and central heating included
  • 1 small dog welcome
  • Use of bike shed in back garden
  • Off-road permit parking subject to availability (permit must be requested at the time of booking, as this cannot be arranged retrospectively)
  • Pub, shops, and beach within walking distance

This property is personally managed by Julie.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 15 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Alfred 28th December 2019

Our stay in Little Chelsea was - as ever - great. We were here for the third time and we loved to leave our car standing. You can spend a week or more there and do everything on foot or use public transport. Trains and buses are within walking distance, as are the seafront, the city centre and all the interesting shops and cafs in Little Chelsea.

Reviewed by Lorna 3rd August 2019

Nice location for younger couples/friends looking to enjoy the towns pubs, away from the hotels and main tourist spots. Good-sized lounge with a decent vinyl collection available for guest use. Small terrace area nice for drinks.

Reviewed by Wolfgang 30th June 2019

The apartment itself is perfectly equipped. Generally, the location in Little Chelsea is really good, you are in the middle of town and in a few minutes you are on the beach. 2 people can feel really comfortable in the apartment.

Reviewed by Lynda 8th June 2019

Lovely apartment, very well equipped and spacious. Had a quirky, cool vibe and was very central for all the local shops, bars, train station etc. Would definitely recommend and would like to return. Thanks to the owner.

Reviewed by Bert en Jolanda 18th May 2019

Very nice well-equipped cottage in a great location. Has something that you need for your vacation. Steep stairs to the apartment and the garden, not suitable for less mobile people.

Reviewed by Kerry 1st March 2019

I really enjoyed my stay and will definitely be staying at your home again

Reviewed by Christopher 22nd September 2018

This is a good sized apartment in one of the more interesting and attractive parts of Eastbourne. Lots of restaurants within easy walking distance and a 7-11 Tesco Express within 150 yards! The apartment is well equipped and very comfortable. Access is by a fairly long and quite steep staircase to first floor level. Similarly the garden is reached Read moreby a shorter metal staircase at the rear. Wi-fi, TV etc all worked very well. Hide

Reviewed by Michael 15th September 2018

Clean apartment. Great location with lots of eaterys nearby. Parking can be tricky we had to park in next road a few times.

Reviewed by Janet 1st September 2018

The bathroom wasn't the cleanest and very annoying putting the parking permit on every day, but other than these little things a great holiday. quiet spacious flat, lots of building work going on in Eastbourne lots of roadworks

Reviewed by Rebecca 4th August 2018

Lovely first floor apartment which was spacious, clean, and had everything we needed for our holiday. It would easily accommodate 4 guests with the clever drop down beds in the sitting room - this room can be closed off seperately for those guests to maintain their privacy. Parking permits were provided and these were very welcome, this meant that Read morewe could make full use of the fantastic public transport in the area (we barely needed our car during our week!). Great location, would use again! Hide

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A quiet spot to relax in this seaside apartment
Light and airy sitting room with dining area
Tea for two
Plenty of entertainment in the lounge
Time to relax
Fold down beds hidden away in the lounge
Fold down beds with extra room for two
Kitchen with breakfast table
Room for a snack
Everything you need in the kitchen
Bright and airy double bedroom
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