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Hobbity Weekend B & B - Lux Double + Private Shower room, Hove

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type bungalow

Overview


Details
Property
bungalow
Sleeps
2
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1

Description

Hove Bungalow Rental Photos and Description

Quirky Luxury, Scandihobbitychic

Sleeping up to six guests, our large bungalow is like a grand hobbit house really. We have three guest rooms available for B&B at weekends, each sleeping two and bookable individually:

This room has a new double bed, scandi drawers and wardrobe, full length mirror and shelves. Solid wooden floors, bedside matching drawers and bed side light make for a comfortable room for a couple. Access is directly off the entrance hall as is the private shower room with WC (bath and hand towels provided).

We also offer a double room with a big round bed and en-suite, and a twin bedroom with private bathroom. These are listed separately on this site too. You can book all of them together through a fourth listing. Find them all easily by searching B&B Hove, UK on HomeAway.

Please note that this is also our home; we have our own living space but we're on hand to point you to all the best places, transport and restaurants. We'll also provide you with a simple but beautiful breakfast - it's included! There's a choice of cereals or porridge, toast, croissants and jams, choice of a dozen teas and real coffee, and the best orange juice, all served at a time that suits you (but before 10.30am!).

Please note that the boutique character of the space makes it better suited to adults. Earliest check in is 1pm and check out by 11am.

Our neighbourhood is Hove Park. It's residential but only a mile from the sea front and not much further from the Brighton city centre, Hove is only half a mile. We're on several bus routes and very near all the main routes into and out of town. We have plenty of free parking on the street and we're walking distance from hove station.

Our guests love the convenience of the location, the quirkiness of the house and the peaceful surroundings. You can make your own hot drinks and we offer a dozen varieties of tea and coffee, all for free. You can store your cold drinks in the fridge.

We love to chat to guests to make them feel at home but you have your privacy with your own funky lounge as well as your room.

You'll have a key to come and go as you please and can access the gardens which are all around our detached property. We only have a few rules: We respect others' privacy and bed times and come and go quietly after 10.30pm. We leave the kitchen as we find it - pristine! Guests may make hot drinks and use the fridge but cooking is not permitted. Landline phones are not for the use of guests. Please, no outdoor shoes to be worn in the house. Groups should note that we don't allow partying or loud music even if you've booked all three rooms, sorry! Nor do we accept visitors who are not staying (unless by prior arrangement) or pets, and we're a smoke free zone.

We have free broadband wi-fi and each room is equipped with a guide to the area and a bus timetable. We also offer an indie guide to hundreds of local small businesses and literature pointing you to local delights.

More Details
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Geoff
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2016

About Geoff

Our children have flown the nest and now we have this super, big house all to ourselves. We've three spare bedrooms and bathrooms so it makes sense for them to earn their keep! So we do B&B at weekends only - and we've been thrilled at the enthusiastic response from our guests. We've been active for more than two years now and have welcomed guests from literally all over the world.

Geoff purchased this bungalow in 2005

Why Geoff chose Brighton & Hove

Our eccentric home appeals for its hobbity exterior and its surprisingly chic and spacious interior - Tardis like, to Dr Who fans. Every room has its own bathroom, all are different in character, one even has a big round bed.

What makes this bungalow unique

Character, peace, quiet and parking for free but only a mile from the sea and the sights of the city centre and not much further to the south downs and the Sussex countryside. Very few B&Bs can match our quirky eclectic mix of luxury and character. As this is our home our guests receive a sense of genuine hospitality.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

Hobbity Weekend B & B - Lux Double + Private Shower room, Hove
average rating of 4.714286 based on 7 reviews
London area, United Kingdom
5

Excellent Overnight Stay

  • 5 of 5

We were very impressed with the quality of the B&B: also the friendliness of the owners, their efficiency and the value for money. The house is close to the seafront and activities but in a quiet road and we had no trouble parking outside the property. Breakfast contained many choices and was fresh and very nice. We hope to stay there again in the future. Thank you both for a lovely stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was lovely to host you Danny. Come again any time!
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5

Large Hobbit House

  • 5 of 5

I saw the pictures on the website and fell in love. I was not disappointed. The hosts could not have done any more to make me feel welcome. My room was lovely clean and airy. I was even driven to the station at the end of my stay. Thank you Geoff & Lesley

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sweet of you Sherron. We look forward to seeing you again!
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5

very friendly and comfortable stay

  • 5 of 5

Our host and hostess were very friendly, welcoming and helpful. The accommodation was comfortable and very clean, very comfy bed. Breakfast was well presented and the choice was good. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Thank you.

  • Submitted: May 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

un très bonne adresse

  • 4 of 5

Nous avons passé 2 bonnes nuits chez Leslie et Geoff, très accueillants et très facilitants pour notre séjour. Nous recommandons !

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely lovely place to stay! Staying for Brightons Vegfest, Geoff and Leslie were brilliant hosts, even going out of their way to purchase vegan milk for us! The Hobbit House was very clean and the bed very comfy, plus there was a variety of breakfast options, cereals, croissants etc. Highly recommend this B&B and it will definitely be the first place we look to book the next time we are in the area.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Gee Max, you're so kind. No one will believe I didn't pay you to say that stuff! Best Geoff
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5

Lovely weekend awa!

  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and I were made to feel very welcome in Geoff and Lesley's beautiful home.

The room was lovely, and the breakfast was just what we both needed.

We couldn't have asked for anything more. We were made to feel like we were staying with friends.

Would recomend highly and definitely would stay again.

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much Stacey, we loved having you.
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Gatwick
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Hove
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Newhaven
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
lots
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Hove
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
A27
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Hove
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Hove

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Rates & Availability

Hove Bungalow Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$83
 

Additional information about rental rates

Rates for the RoundBed double and twin are listed on their separate entries.

NB. Check out on July 31 is 10.30am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Hove Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Included in Price
Floor Area:
  • 450 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • The double bedroom has its own modern, compact shower room; there is a white toilet suite, a new, white walk-in curtained shower, a small wash basin, a shaver point and peg for towels. Fresh bath towels are provided for each guest and there's a hand towel too.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • We have 3 rooms each sleeping 2. For more than 2 people you need to book more than 1 room. Sleeping two, this is a double room with a standard size wooden frame double bed (IKEA design) with duvet and 2 pillows each. Indeed several of the units in the room from the drawers to the bookshelves to the wardrobe, are all IKEA. The floor is stripped pine with spot rugs from, yes, IKEA. The other rooms are a round bed double with ensuite and a twin with private bathroom. They are listed separately and may be booked individually. (RoundBedroom may be found under 3BR accommodation)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Guests can help themselves to coffee and a wide variety of teas as well as use the fridge for keeping their own cold drinks.

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