Camber holiday cottages
Why go on holiday to Camber Sands?
Camber Sands is the only dune system in East Sussex, on the gorgeous South coast of England. The area is blanketed with opportunities to build sand castles, but there is much more to discover beyond the beach.
This area was heavily fortified in the Second World War, repelling many attacks and saving many lives, which has left a handful of points of interests for history buffs holidaying in the South of England.
The regions beautiful beaches, cliffs that cut the sky and unending expanse of sea are just the start of what attracts sightseers, walkers and those in search of heritage and outdoor activities to this seaside site.
Things to do on holiday in Camber Sands
The top thing to do in Camber Sands is spending a day at the namesake beach, bucket and spade in hand. Or explore the other great beaches such as St. Leonards and Pevensey Bay, which are close by. For those with itchy feet, there are plenty of walks and hikes around Camber Sands. The short Wellingham walk is a great way to get started, the slightly longer trip around Arlington Reservoir will satisfy the average walker, while serious hikers will get excited by the Crowborough or Mark Cross walks. There is a walk to suit every taste and experience level, through some truly stunning scenery.
If you are wondering “what is there to do in Camber Sands after a day of adventure?”, the answer is to enjoy a frothy coffee, a taste of the local cuisine and maybe a relaxed stroll around Camber, or another nearby town. Places near Camber Sands include the historic town of Rye, the beautiful villages of Beckley and Playden, and the truly ancient Iden, which houses a 12th century church that is a sight to behold.
For families wondering what to do with kids near Camber Sands, the Rye mystery treasure trail is a must for adventurous types. Another treasure is the school of wizards and witches, a truly magical day out sure to spark your kid’s imagination, created by professional film and prop makers. For nature lovers, the Rare Breeds Centre in nearby Ashford is a fun day out near Camber Sands. Featuring pig racing, hill forts and the chance to handle a bird of prey, ensuring adults can have some fun too!
Things to see on holiday in Camber Sands
You will recognise scenery from some huge films, including the original 1958 Dunkirk, 2014’s epic The Monuments Men and The Theory of Everything, depicting the life of famous professor Stephen Hawking, who is said to love holidaying in the area. E4 television series The Inbetweeners has a character named Jay, who frequently mentions Camber Sands Holiday Park, leading to an episode centred around a trip there. Walking along the dunes it becomes clear why this place is a hot spot for filming, Camber Sands beach and the surrounding area is a place of breath-taking beauty.
Aside from walking, there are a host of other ways to enjoy the outdoors, including mountain biking, climbing, gorge walking and water sports. For photographers, writers and artists, the constantly changing landscape offers limitless inspiration.
The best holiday cottages in Camber Sands
We want to make sure that you book the cottage that is perfect for you, so that your holiday in Camber Sands is the best that it can be. We give you so much variety and choice that it’s easy to find exactly what it is you’re looking for.
There are superb holiday cottages across Camber Sands, cateringfor all budgets, manywith truly picturesque views.
Whether you want a relaxing hot tub, dog-friendly accommodation or an enclosed garden, the choice is yours. Take a closer look at our stunning collection of self-catering cottages and holiday apartments in Camber Sands below.
Booking a holiday cottage in Camber Sands
A selection of the holiday lets that are available in Camber Sands are displayed below. To find the best one for you, use our filter options to the left, to narrow down what’s available until you find your favourite.
The bulk of accommodation is in the four main towns of Camber, Rye, Eastbourne and Hastings but almost every village has some accommodation options.
At any point, please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have about booking a holiday cottage in Camber Sands– we’re happy to help with questions about the cottages and to give you advice before you go ahead and book.
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