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Telscombe Hostel

Three 200 year old cottages form a comfortable but simple Youth Hostel with small cosy bunkrooms. Telscombe is a tiny settlement and nearby are chalk downs, picturesque villages and Virginia Woolf's house, Rodmell.


Lounge/dining area, reading room, self-catering kitchen, showers, drying room, cycle store and grounds.

Beds 22
Disabled Facilities No
Drinks License No
Meals Self-Catering only
Under 3's No
No Smoking Yes
High Chairs No
Cots No
Parking By arrangement with Warden.


Bank Cottages, Telscombe, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 3HZ
01273 301357
Tourist Information: 01273 483448

Getting There

By road: follow Kingston Road out of Lewes, after 4m turn right for Telscombe village. By foot: South Downs Way footpath passes 1 1/2m north of Telscombe Village.

Ordnance Survey Sheet/Grid Ref: 198/405033


Metrobus 123 BR Lewes-Newhaven (goes to hostel by booking by 16.00 hrs day before) (Tel: 01273 474747); otherwise Brighton & Hove 14A from Brighton (passes close BR Brighton), alight Telscombe Road, Peacehaven, 3/4m (Tel: 01273 886200).


Southease 2 1/2m; Lewes 6 1/2m; Brighton 7m.


Newhaven/Dieppe 5m.

Nearest Other Hostels

Brighton 10m, Alfriston 11m, Blackboys 17m

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