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Super Country location just outside Chichester - by South Downs National Park

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Spacious 1 bedroom property furnished to high standard

Goodwood Oak Lodge is a spacious, light and stylish self catering holiday property. It is located on the edge of the Goodwood Country Estate just 2 miles east of Chichester and offers country views onto gardens and open fields across to Chichester Cathedral. Close to lovely country pubs and an ideal base for walkers. Well behaved dogs are considered.

The property is perfect for those wanting comfortable accommodation with a contemporary twist. There is a well equipped kitchen with everything you may need and a king sized bedroom with en suite shower room. The lounge dining area has a 2 seater sofa and snuggles, TV and DVD player for relaxing. Oak dining table and chairs for meals looking onto south facing garden.

Guests can take an easy stroll from the Lodge to Goodwood House, Goodwood Country & Golf Club or drive to the South Downs for walking in a few minutes.

Private entrance and car parking space for 2 cars.

Well behaved children and pets at owners discretion.

A welcome basket is provided. All linen, towels and guest toiletries are included.

Wherever possible the owner will meet guests but if not a key code is given prior to arrival.

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english, spanish
Calendar last updated:
December 15, 2017

About The Owner

I have successfully run 2 holiday properties in West Sussex for 8 years. I love my work and enjoy seeing visitors return year after year. I always offer a personal touch - meeting and greeting guests, always being on the end of a phone.

The Owner purchased this cottage in 2007

Why The Owner chose Chichester

Oak lodge was built in the grounds of Oak House, mainly to provide much needed accommodation for Goodwood events. In the first year I got my first lot of guests to each event and most have been coming every year since. Good friendships have been made.

The Lodge is available throughout the year and is a great location for week end or mid week breaks or as a very well equipped self contained home has provided a longer term home for people waiting to move or securing temporary work in the area.

Everyone comments what a great location it is - 2 miles out ogf beautiful Chichester but on the edge of South Downs National Park and only 10 mins from the coast.

What makes this cottage unique

Dog friendly.

Decorated and furnished to a high standard.Proximity to Goodwood ,Chichester , Beach & South Downs National Park

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Guestbook comments from the manager

Just had our 6th stay at Oak Lodge whilst attending Glorious Goodwood races and we will be back again next year! A beautiful and peaceful location with all the comforts of home. The owners are very friendly and welcoming. You even get a welcome hamper :) plenty of excellent eateries in the surrounding villages if you don't feel like cooking. We cannot recommend Oak Lodge highly enough. It is simply perfect.
Jul 2015
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Amenities

Chichester Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Pets considered ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 3 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: King sized bed with full size single pull out bed. Wardrobe, 2 chest of drawers and arm chair. All linen & towels included. Hair dryer , iron & ironing board. I-pod/phone dock.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Single storey. Spacious living accommodation. Separate bedroom and shower room. Outside: Private garden, BBQ, Linen and towels provided. Welcome pack

Reviews

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Super Country location just outside Chichester - by South Downs National Park
average rating of 4.5454545 based on 13 reviews
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Nice Lodge in a beautiful area

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in this Lodge. But we were a little bit surprised about the noise early sunday morning because we didnt't know anything about the Goodwood Motor Circuit. Our fault. The Lodge is a great place to start all over Sussex. The hosts were very kind and our dog was welcome too. Thanks to Debbie and Tex

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Loved the look of this cottage and the country setting ...... it looked very tranquil and private

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay here ..... it was very spacious and comfortable and our hosts could not have been more accommodating. On arrival there was a basket of food waiting for us which was greatly appreciated. We would love the opportunity to stay here again

  • Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Excellent facilities and pleasant location.

  • 5 of 5

We used the Lodge as a base to explore the local area.

We enjoyed our stay and found Debbie the owner to be friendly and helpful in ensuring that we were aware of all the local amenities

  • Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Very nicely kept cottage.

  • 4 of 5

The cottage is a little bit rural but there are some very nice walks and the pubs where we went we're all dog friendly and very polite ,the only small point I would point out it looks like the cottage is set in a very nice garden well it is but it belongs to the main house so we didn't feel we could let our dogs run free so spent lots of time looking and walking for public footpaths .would we go again yes if it was just two people no dogs which I hope will be quite a few years from now .

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
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  • 5 of 5

the lodge was perfect clean and everything you could wish for.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
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A nice base for two to do some exploring.

  • 4 of 5

It is a well equiped house with a great view (magnificent sunsets), set in a fine garden. It is a good base to explore the South Downs, even for people on foot, like us. The excellent bus net covers the Downs (for great walks) in the north, lovely Chichester and the sea side in the south and attractive places like Arundel in the east and Portsmouth in the west. We had a good time and never a dull moment.

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
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Map

Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Richmond Arms
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Goodwood Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
The Richmond
Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

A plethora of special interest activities include Goodwood Road Racing, Flying and Horse racing clubs. West dean has a huge variety of wonderful gardening and art courses as does Singleton open air museum.

Coast/Beach:

Nearest beach 7km. Chichester harbour is a beautiful estuary and abounds in water and walking activities. East Head and West Wittering attract the rich and famous as well as local families looking for the perfect place to walk, swim and sunbathe in the sandy dunes.

Travel:

Southampton airport is a 50 minutes drive away and Gatwick International 80 minutes drive away.

Airport - Southampton or Gatwick approx 50km.

Ferries - Portsmouth 18km.

Railway-Chichester 3km.

Distances:

Boxgrove village and stores is a mile away. Famous for the beautiful 12th Century Boxgrove Priory. On the edge of the South Downs National Park there are beautiful walks from the Lodge, including walks around Goodwood Country estate. Chichester with its famous Cathedral, lovely shops and restaurants is less than 10 minutes drive away. The cathedral spire can be sen from the Lodge.

Further Details:

The nearest supermarket is Sainsburys, less than 5 minutes drive away. There is a lovely John Lewis at Home department store 5 minutes away and Waitrose about 8 minutes drive away.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $33.58

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Changeover Day:
Please contact owner. Flexible.

Notes on prices:

Special rates apply for all Goodwood events
Small pets £25 per week
Additional 3rd person/pull out bed £25 per week

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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