Among the beautiful countryside of the South Downs, this heritage-listed country house dates back to 1577. Rooms with free Wi-Fi overlook 1.5 acres of peaceful landscaped grounds.

With a flat-screen TV, DVD player and private bathroom, the Cleavers Lyng’s bright, airy rooms are each well-furnished. All have wonderful views, while some are furnished with antiques.

Locally sourced and seasonal home-grown ingredients are served as part of the delicious full English breakfast. A lighter selection of toast, croissants, fruits, yogurt and homemade marmalade are also available.

Cleavers Lyng 16th Century Country House’s character and history is demonstrated by the original inglenook fireplace in the lounge.

The famous Hastings Battlefield, which defines the region, is a 20-minute drive away. Closer by, guests can take a pleasant 10-minute walk through the countryside to Herstmonceux Castle Estate.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Cleavers Lyng 16th Century Country House has been welcoming Booking.com guests since May 10, 2011

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, Buffet

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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  • Hi, I can't see when I'm booking a dog section... I have one small dog that will be with us, would it be better to ring the hotel and book. Many thanks

    We would prefer for you to ring to book a dog in. Thank you.


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    Answered on July 21, 2021
  • Hi, Do you do gluten free options for breakfast ?

    WE can offer glutton free bread on request.


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    Answered on September 20, 2021
  • do you have a room available for 1 adult and 1 assistants dog 16 - 20 July please . Thank you

    Hello , I am very sorry but have only just seen your question. It is ok to come with a service dog but I do not have a room available from the 16th to 20th July. I can offer just the 18th and 19th July. Sally


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    Asked about: Double Room • Answered on June 9, 2021
  • is there an enclosed outside area for two small dogs?

    Sorry we have a very large garden, dogs should be kept on a lead. Lots of walks from our door however.


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    Answered on July 3, 2021
  • Hiya, I am searching for a private location to celebrate my civil wedding ceremony with only a couple of people. I am looking for a big garden and if possible, we would rent rooms as well. Can you please let me know if that kind of small celebrations are allowed at ur place Kind Regards, Vida S.

    Hello We do have beautiful gardens and lovely rooms, however we do not hold a license to hold weddings, so we are unable to help. Sally


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    Answered on June 27, 2021
  • hiya, is it possible to rent the whole house for a day or two? Kind Regards, Vida S.

    Sorry we are a B&B , and this is also our home.


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    Answered on July 3, 2021
  • Hello, we are looking at booking the family room for 4. Can 1 small dog stay with us?

    Hello dogs are allowed in all rooms apart from our family suite , which is offline since we are not taking families at the moment. Hope this helps. Sally


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    Answered on June 9, 2021
  • Does this room have a bath or shower?

    The Sunny Room has only a small shower room on suite. Our Balcony Bedroom has a separate shower and bath. The French and Four Poster have a shower in bath on suite.


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    Asked about: Executive Double Room • Answered on August 25, 2021
  • Hi, I have a miniature dachshund (not puppy) fully house trained ...can you confirm it would be ok to bring ? I was looking at your dates from 7th to 10th June . Please confirm Thanks Gareth

    Yes no problem at all. Sally


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    Answered on June 9, 2021
  • you say dogs allowed in suite whats a suite cant see any suites listed?

    Hello WE allow dogs in all rooms apart from our family suite, our suite is offline at the moment since we are not taking families for the time being. Hope this helps Sally


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  • Hi, I would like to book your place, but it doesn’t come up when I add a 1 year old to the filters. Is this expected? Should I book anyway? Thanks!

    It is best not to book at the moment, our family suite is closed to families for the time being. Sally


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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Herstmonceux Castle
    0.2 miles
  • Pevensey Castle
    3.6 miles
  • Shinewater Park
    4.9 miles
  • Sovereign Harbor
    5.4 miles
  • Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway Adventure Park
    6 miles
  • Fort Fun
    6.3 miles
  • Eastbourne District General Hospital
    6.5 miles
  • Redoubt Fortress
    6.9 miles
  • Motcombe Gardens
    7.3 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/Bar Lime Cross Nurserys
    1.5 miles
  • Restaurant Sundial Resturant
    2 miles
  • Restaurant Eastern Promise
    2 miles
  • Restaurant The Brewers Arms
    2 miles
Top attractions
  • Eastbourne Pier
    7.4 miles
  • White Rock Theatre
    10.5 miles
  • Glyndebourne Opera House
    11.7 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Mountain Seven Sisters Country Park
    13 miles
  • Lake Bewel Water
    18.8 miles
Public transit
  • Train Cooden Beach
    4.9 miles
Closest Airports
  • London Gatwick Airport
    29.6 miles
  • London City Airport
    45.5 miles
  • London Southend Airport
    50.9 miles
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Amenities of Cleavers Lyng 16th Century Country House
Outdoors
  • Garden
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Food & Drink
  • Bottle of water
  • Special diet meals (on request)
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Services
  • Pet bowls
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
General
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
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House rules
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Check-in

1:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

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Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

The fine print

Pets are only allowed in the Suite room, subject to availability and by prior arrangement.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Please inform Cleavers Lyng 16th Century Country House of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Payment before arrival by bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

FAQs about Cleavers Lyng 16th Century Country House

  • Guests staying at Cleavers Lyng 16th Century Country House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Cleavers Lyng 16th Century Country House (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Free parking

  • The prices at Cleavers Lyng 16th Century Country House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Cleavers Lyng 16th Century Country House is from 1:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Cleavers Lyng 16th Century Country House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cleavers Lyng 16th Century Country House is 1.3 miles from the center of Herstmonceux.