At South Lodge
Grand country living with a warm, family feel abounds at South Lodge. Communal spaces are charmingly busy, with plenty of places to grab a pew, while towering fireplaces and original wallpapers giving a nod to the hotel’s Victorian origins. Dog-friendly rooms include handmade mattresses, Sky TV, an in room tablet, a work desk and individual original features.
All accommodation options with your dog have direct outside access – handy with pooch in tow.
Smart rooms are mostly located in the stable area of the property, and have original touches, but with a more modern edge. Bathrooms are a focus here, with some featuring Italian marble and intricate mosaic designs. Some rooms also benefit from air-conditioning.
Plush Junior Suites provide a wealth of comfortable luxury with plenty of living space for your hound to bound around. Plush Junior Suites with a View, on offer to travelling pooches, have wonderful views over the lawns and grounds and on to the South Downs, and some have private patios, ideal for pups to explore from.
If it’s a country break away with dog and friends you’re after, spacious Bothy Cottage has six bedrooms, welcoming up to 10 guests, with its own kitchen, dining area, living room and two bathrooms.
It’s not just you who will want to hunker down; your dog will have his own cosy dog bed, a bowl and treats waiting on for them arrival.
Human and hound abound
This countryside is made for walking. Grab those Dubarrys and set out to explore the 93 acres of wood & parkland with eager pooches.
Relax and revive
Work is well and truly underway on South Lodge’s new 4,120m² luxury spa area, due to open in early 2019. Pools, a thermal suite, treatment rooms, state-of-the-art gym and spin studio, holistic studio and a nail bar will all feature. If sister venue Pennyhill Park is anything to go by, South Lodge will be Sussex’s spa destination of choice in no time.
In the interim, the countryside peace and tranquility will do plenty to relax and revive you.
The on-site gym is open 24 hours, is fully air-conditioned, and features top spec Technogym equipment, each with its own entertainment system.
The extra bits
Up to two children are welcome per room if space allows – please detail when enquiring.