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Camber Sands beach and the fabulous dunes just a short stroll from the Yardarm!

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Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Half Baths
Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights


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3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, downstairs cloackroom, enclosed garden, unlimited Wi-Fi

Camber Sands - Sun's Over the Yardarm!!

Camber Sands beach and the fabulous dunes just a short stroll away from this delightful 3 bedroom house on the popular New England style development of White Sand, Camber.

The Yardarm offers outstanding comfort and amenities - if you are a family with children/infants or simply adults looking for a high standard of spacious accommodation, then this property is for you!

Enter the Yardarm - on the ground floor the kitchen/diner is exceptionally well equipped with everything that you will need to make your stay trouble-free - whether you love to cook, snack, entertain or be entertained!

The extra large rustic dining table and super soft dining chairs hold centre stage - with a bay window offering a pretty view of the of the outside pond - a great place for fine dining, relaxed celebrations or sunshine breakfasts. Choose the table cloth and you have an excellent spot for arts & crafts activities - ideal for those rainy days!

Apart from standard appliances you would expect in a property of this quality - such as fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, cooker and hob, the well stocked kitchen offers all the tools for your food preparation and dining. Including a 4 slot Dualit toaster, Nespresso coffee maker, Combination Microwave, Breville Blend Active, Magimix food processor and a hand blender. Your in-house eating is complimented with a range of picnic and outside dining utensils - you might feel inspired, be it summer or wrapped up on a sunny winter day, to dine al fresco in the enclosed garden or by the pond just outside the house or a short stroll to the fabulous dunes of Camber beach!

The bright spacious lounge has two large sofas, footstools for everyone, unlimited WiFi, 40" Freeview TV with 'Roku 3' streaming player, DVD, Bose iPod docking station with Bluetooth, Playstation 4, a range of toys and games and collection of DVDs for all ages. An electric fire compliments the central heating, offering a cosy warm glow to winter evenings spent at home.

The garden room with a small library of books and local guides is a great place to enjoy a quiet moment away from the TV - an ideal spot to sit and watch the garden activities or listen to your favourite music on a JVC all in one CD Player/DAB Radio with Bluetooth.

Open the patio doors onto the beached themed garden area which boasts a good sized decking with seating for all your needs. A small 'beach hut' houses deckchairs, sun loungers and a parasol. Sizzle your steaks, burgers or freshly caught local fish on the barbecue - whatever the weather!

From the hallway you can access the WC and washbasin conveniently situated for the ground floor. Also a built-in cupboard stores laundry & cleaning requirements.

Baby friendly - accessories include highchair, footstool, potty, toilet trainer seat, night lights, baby changing mat, 2 stairgates, travel cot and toddler bed guard.

The 1st floor has 3 bright and airy bedrooms - all with hairdryers.

The master bedroom with windows to both the front and side of the house, has an ensuite shower room, super-king sized bed, 18' Freeview, DVD combi TV, and DAB clock radio.

The 2nd bedroom has two single beds, alarm clock radio, 22' Freeview, DVD combi TV with ipod docking.

The 3rd bedroom has a double bed and clock radio with ipod docking station.

The 1st floor family bathroom offers a good sized bathtub with shower - great for a relaxing soak after a day on Camber beach, walking, cycling, kit surfing, golfing....

For days spent on the sandy beach or dunes there are range of beach toys, inflatables, chairs and windbreaks available for guests' use.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Janice Farley
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
October 16, 2016
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About Janice Farley

Janice & Colin - run their own business in and live just outside London, UK.

Janice Farley purchased this cottage in 2007

Why Janice Farley chose East Sussex

We have very fond memories of happy days spent with our children on Camber Beach - they are now grown up but both love to spend time at the Yardarm!

Having used the house as our second home since 2007 we have been able to put in place all of the 'home comforts' that you would expect and are constantly updating and adding extras!

We have successfully rented our home as a holiday let since 2012 and we hope it will be enjoyed by potential guests who find us through Owners Direct and HomeAway.

All of the feedback received has been very positive - we feel we have a good team to assist us in making your stay perfect!

What makes this cottage unique

The White Sand development is perfectly situated in Camber and we love the fact that the beach is walking distance, and the Yardarm is in a quiet location in beautiful surroundings.

Guestbook comments from the owner


"My partner and I, 2 young children and a teenager stayed for an extended weekend. The house was in a quiet close and was very spacious. Lots of attention to detail and everything was geared towards making our stay as pleasant as possible. The beach was only 5 minutes away (and the kids loved it). We don't drive, but the bus stop was 5 minutes away for a short ride into Rye. We only stayed for a few days but it seemed like a week. Definitely recommend."

Guests: July 2014
Mar 2014
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Camber Sands beach and the fabulous dunes just a short stroll from the Yardarm!
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Our stay at yardarm was all that we could wish for ,great house, great location, able to walk to beach

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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lovely , home from home. excellent.

  • 5 of 5

Stayed for three nights over the early May bank holiday with my partner, her mother and brother. We all totally loved it. The house itself has to be the most equipped holiday home I've stayed in. From the welcome pack left on the table to the abundance of complimentary toiletries, the kitchen equipment and the Bluetooth music system in the garden room and the amount of games available incase it rained (which it didn't), our break was very enjoyable.(and the beds were so comfortable). Also knowing that the pontins site was available to use for the small price of a day pass from their reception, which was also the case for the park resort site further down the road, you could entertain a family with holiday park facilities with the knowledge you were going back to the Yardarm instead of a chalet or caravan. We also found the Yardarm a nice and quiet place to stay yet a brief walk from a few lovely places to eat and have a drink and only a few minutes drive from Rye which is a great place to mooch round. Hastings was easier and quicker to get to than anticipated too. We had great fun. All in all we would definitely recommend the Yardarm to other family and friends and we all said that we would not rule out going back for another stay. Janice, no need to change anything. Thumbs up. Matthew, north Essex.

  • Submitted: May 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review of the Yardarm-Camber. Really pleased that the trip worked well for you all - sounds like you managed to fit a lot in during your stay! Will look forward to welcoming you back again some time.
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Beautiful house in a beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

Stayed in this lovely property for just two days over Easter. It was everything we wanted and more. Went as a group of 2 couples looking for a base from which to explore the area. Firstly the owner Janice is so helpful even before we left and absolutely nothing is left to chance. The house is clean and modern and very well equipped. I cannot think of anything that you could need that wasn't there. Just a short stroll from Camber Sands which are stunning. Perfect location to explore many other interesting areas and there is plenty of information provided so you don't miss a thing. We are all walkers and found this a lovely area to walk in. Unfortunately we were only there for two nights but we will definitely return.

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your very thoughtful review of the Yardam and Camber - I am so pleased to hear that your weekend break was a success. It was a pleasure dealing with you - I hope to welcome you all back again some time in the near future!
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Home from home

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful weekend in this lovely home. Could not have felt more welcome or comfortable. Everything you need for a comfortable stay is supplied. All the beds are very comfortable and we all slept well. Having so many toilets is always a bonus. Very clean and all furnishings and decor in good order. Would highly recommend if its for a family, friends or couples looking to get away from it all. Personally I couldn't find anything to fault, which is unusual for me.

The local area is beautiful and a bracing walk on the beach sets you up well for the day ahead. Some fantastic restaurants in Rye. The owner has even left information about local tourist spots and restaurants to visit.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Less than 10 minutes walk to the sandy Camber beach and dunes


Gatwick Airport - 72 Km

Rye Station - 7 km

Ashford International Station - 34 km (30 minutes' drive)

Folkestone -35 km

Dover Port - 61 km (50 minutes' drive)


Historical Town of Rye - 7 km (10 minutes' drive)

Hastings - 25 km

Battle Abbey - 32 km

Folkestone - 35 km

Further Details:

The beach is close by wherever you choose to stay in Camber - our home is no exception! The Yardarm has the added benefit of being in quiet location - even on those busy hot summer months!

Camber has a choice of convenience stores; beach shops; hairdresser; post office; bars & bistros; as well as a function room (Gallivant Hotel). There are a choice larger supermarkets within 10 minutes drive.

Camber has a local bus service that runs from Dover to Hastings (via Camber & Rye).

The area is great for walking, golfing or cycling holidays, fishing, bird watching with RSPB sites a short bus-ride away, wind surfing lake close by, as well as being a popular kitesurfing destination. Beautiful historical towns of Rye and Battle offer a fine choice of pubs, restaurants and quaint antique shops.

Ashford Designer Outlet - a 30 minute drive - for bargain hunters looking for top names. Or, alternatively, Ashford International Station - offers a High Speed service into the heart of London - a day trip for sightseeing or shopping in the capital is around an hour and half away from the Yardarm!

Closer to home Hastings and Folkestone boast both modern and traditional theatres - with a choice of productions of various genres.

We think you'll love the location of the Yardarm and all that it has to offer!


Rates & Availability

Camber Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Sep 3 2016 - Oct 30 2016
2 night minimum stay
Oct 31 2016 - Dec 15 2016
2 night minimum stay
Winter Holiday
Dec 16 2016 - Jan 2 2017
4 night minimum stay
Jan 3 2017 - Feb 10 2017
2 night minimum stay
Half Term
Feb 11 2017 - Feb 17 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Feb 18 2017 - Mar 31 2017
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $244

Booking Notes:
20% non refundable deposit required within 3 days to secure booking.

Remaining balance plus a refundable Breakage Deposit, minimum £200, payable 42 days before arrival date. Bookings made less than 8 weeks before arrival date must be paid for in full.

All payments made by bank transfer in GBP.

Cancellation fees apply.

Full terms and conditions provided upon request.

Changeover Day:
For weekly bookings Saturday is the usual changeover day.
Changeover day is flexible if agreed in advance for out of season bookings only.
Short breaks/long weekends available for out of season.

Notes on prices:
Weekly Rates = 7 nights (changeover usually Saturday)
Nightly Rates - available Low Season only = minimum 2 nights
Daily Rate shown is a WEEKEND RATE *Special Mid-Week Rate available on request*

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Camber Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Toilet 1 - toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Shower room 1 - toilet , shower
  • Family bathroom with bath/shower, WC, handbasin. Ensuite (to King size room) with roomy shower, WC, handbasin. Ground floor WC with handbasin
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , One bed has bedguard
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with Super-King bed, TV/DVD combi, hairdryer, Bedroom 2 with Double bed, iPod docking station/clock radio, hairdryer. Bedroom 3 with twin beds, one with bedguard, TV/DVD/ipod combi, hairdryer.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Notes on accommodation: Bright rooms; stylish dining area; cosy & spacious family lounge. Baby friendly - High chair, travel cot (guests are required to bring their own infant's linen), toddler bed guard,stair gate, potty, toilet trainer seat, hand blender. Household cleaning products and handwash for use whilst at the Yardarm. Complimentary toiletries and welcome pack. Sorry no pets allowed - NOTE: If you or any member of the party has a pet allergy, we cannot guarantee that dogs, or other pets, have not stayed in the Property, nor can we accept any responsibility for any subsequent health reaction. No smoking permitted in the house. Outside: Private garden with decking, patio table, chairs, sun loungers, parasol. Also included: beach chairs, wind breaks, beach toys & games, Bar-B-Q, picnic equipment. Parking. Communal gardens and pond areas. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Includes full set of bedding & fresh linen (but not for the travel cot) plus towels. property is cleaned at each changeover (although guests are requested to leave the home in good & clean order). Cleaner can be available at extra cost during your stay. Other: Garden Room - with books and local guides - a great place to enjoy a quiet moment away from the TV or an ideal spot to sit and watch the garden activities. Open the patio doors on to the compact garden which boasts a good size decking area.

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