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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place looked very nice on the website but when we arrived it looked even better : delightful and cosy cottage, magnificient garden and surroundings, lovely lake, genuine romantic countryside. Both bedrooms are really comfortable and decorated with great taste. The full English breakfast is simply gorgeous made of natural and homemade food. The hosts are very kind and welcoming,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A most charming and comfortable house in which to stay, We arrived early in the afternoon to be greeted by Vicki -the owner standing in the road looking for us as we were stupidly driving up and down the road looking for the house. It is clearly visible! We were en route to the Glyndebourne Opera about 20 minutes away,... More 

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Amersham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This B&B nestles in the countryside conveniently close to all that makes East Sussex such a charming area to visit. You can revel in all the peace and quiet and yet have easy access to the delights of attractions such as Lewes, Tunbridge Wells, Eastbourne and even Brighton. The rooms are generously sized and pleasantly furnished and most importantly the... More 

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Lyme Regis, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

What a calm oasis after a stressful few days. We had to make a trip to London from our home in Dorset. The weather was hot and sunny and we really didn't want to go away from home. We decided to turn the trip into a jolly and booked up at Thimbles for a treat. We are so glad we... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

My friend and I stayed at Thimbles for one night as we were going to the Glyndebourne opera and wanted a night away in a country B & B. Thimbles couldn't have been lovelier! We stayed in the twin room which is beautifully furnished with unbelievably comfortable beds. Vicki was a fantastic hostess and made us feel so welcome. Her... More 

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Thank trundley
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Thimbles is a beautiful house and gardens with a lake in a wonderful location.Double bedroom is large well furnished with so much care to detail.Quiet peaceful location and big comfortable bed guarantees a good nights sleep.En suite bathroom again is spacious choice of taking a great shower or bath with two washbasins.Excellent English Breakfast with delicious fresh local ingredients.Hosts Vicki... More 

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Thank Realism2016
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Thimbles again this year as it is so nice, and Vikki makes us warmly welcome. Great room and surroundings. There are some lovely places to visit in the area and good pub restaurants nearby. We'll doubtless be back next year, say no more!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

We had a fantastic few days at Thimbles and would very highly recommended. The breakfast was superb and generous, made with the finest fresh ingredients. The garden and lake are beautiful and our children keep asking when we are going back!

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Thank Holapapi
Ghent, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

On a short two day trip in the south of England, I tried to show my 10 year old son some typical English country life. Nothing planned, no time-table to respect, no hotel booked... it is by chance, no, by pure luck that we ended up in Thimbles. This surpassed our expectations ; excellent room (now this is what you... More 

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Thank DirkAxel
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

An unexpected overnight stay in East Sussex turned into a mini holiday! A wonderful welcome in a beautiful home. I had a fabulous room with very comfortable bed and stunning bathroom. The breakfast was delicious and the peace and quiet very rejuvenating. A treasure of a place!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thimbles is a large family home set in 6 acres. We have an orchard where our rare breed chickens live, a substantial collection of roses , a large lake with an island. You can fish or go out for a row in our boat. We have a beautiful kitchen garden and numerous herbaceous borders.Our special breakfasts include home made bread, home dry cured and oak smoked bacon (from our own rare breed pigs), hand made sausages and our own free range eggs. Come and taste and experience "the good life".! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thimbles

Address: Thimbles New Pond Hill | Cross in Hand, Heathfield TN21 0NB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Heathfield
Price Range: $108 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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