Holly House Ashdown Forest

Nearby Pubs

The Red Lion - Situated in Chelwood Gate and the beautiful Ashdown Forest and close to Haywards Heath, the Red Lion is popular with dog walkers, ramblers and families on a country day out.

Nearby Restaurant

The Jolly Tannners - Welcome to the Tanners Free House a popular, independently run pub/restaurant in the beautiful West Sussex village of Staplefield.

Nearby Pubs

The Lazy Dog Gallery - Home to design led handmade British crafts based in Scaynes Hill, West Sussex.

We welcome you to Holly House

Holly House Bed and Breakfast (right) is situated in the small village of Chelwood Gate on the edge of the Ashdown Forest, making it the ideal location from which to explore Sussex.

The village Chelwood Gate derives its name from being one of the entrances into the Ashdown Forest through which Prince John the son of King Edward III would have entered the forest from his hunting lodge, today it has grown into a Parish with two churches & two pubs.

Holly House is also close to the local market towns of Uckfield, Haywards Heath and East Grinstead.

East grinstead (left) is the largest of the three towns, East Grinstead is the place where East Sussex and West Sussex meet, it is the place where the River Medway rises, and Ashdown Forest begins.

There are many attraction such as the steam trains of the famous Bluebell Railway, the treasures of the National Trusts Standen, or celebrate the famous Christmas Carol of Good King Wenceslas in the quadrangle of Sackville College.

East Grinstead has something for everyone. Friendly restaurants, pubs, bars and coffee shops.

Holly House is also also under an hours drive from the South Coastal Towns of Eastbourne, Bexhill and hastings.