Battle holiday accommodation is set in and around an attractive and historic town in East Sussex, on England’s south coast. The town is set at the site of the Battle of Hastings in 1066, from which it takes its name, and features a number of historic landmarks, while there are also beaches and picturesque towns to discover in the area.
The town around Battle holiday rentals was founded around the battlefield from which the Norman Conquest of England was launched in 1066. At the Battle Abbey and Battlefield you’ll be able to see the epicenter of the battle. The Abbey here was constructed four years after the battle as a gesture of penitence by the Normans for the lives lost during the conquest.
At Battle holiday accommodation you’ll be no more than 10 minutes from the town of Hastings. Here you’ll be able to explore a well-preserved medieval old town, with narrow alleys lined with centuries old half-timbered buildings. It’s an excellent spot for a walk, with numerous independent shops and cafes to be found along the way. Particularly impressive landmarks to be found in Hastings include the castle, which was the first to be constructed after the Norman Conquest. The town also has quite a dramatic, surrounded by hills and towering cliffs. You can experience some of this impressive countryside at the Hastings Country Park, where you’ll be able to climb cliffs to enjoy a spectacular vantage point over the town and coast.
Sitting on the road to Hastings, no more than five minutes from Battle self-catering holiday rentals is Beauport Park Golf Course, which is set in beautiful countryside and would be an ideal spot for enthusiasts of the game to enjoy a round.
No more than half an hour from Battle holiday accommodation is the town of Rye, which is noted for its attractive old town, full of buildings dating to the 14th and 15th Centuries, featuring old pubs and tearooms. Also worth seeing is the town’s castle and docks.
Visiting Battle self-catering holiday rentals you can expect moderately warm weather in the summer months, with highs occasionally hitting the mid or upper 20s in summer. Winters are generally mild, but there are cold spells between December and February with sub-zero temperatures. The rest of the year is generally mild.
London Gatwick (LGW) is the nearest international airport to Battle holiday rentals, sitting just over an hour away by road, and can be reached from a host of cities across Europe and the world.