Perfectly suited to walkers, cyclists,horse riders, school parties and visitors to the area who want warm, comfortable accommodation at a very reasonable price
The South Downs Bunkhouse is situated at Houghton Farm very close to the point at which The Southdowns Way crosses the River Arun. The Monarch’s Way also passes through the village. We are 250 yards from the midway point of the SDW.
Houghton Farm is an arable and dairy farm run by the Lock family who would be delighted to welcome visitors to their new bunkhouse that has been created in the refurbished traditional barns at the farm.
The hamlet of Houghton is within easy walking distance of Amberley Railway Station has two excellent pubs for lunch or dinner and a riverside cafe that caters for breakfast as well as evening meals. In addition there is a cafe at Whiteways which is a short cycle away. The nearby, pretty village of Amberley has a tea rooms and village stores.
The accommodation consists of bunk beds in four rooms. There is also a communal room with a TV, free WiFi, oven, hob, microwave, fridge, two toasters, kettle and a basic barbecue in the courtyard outside with fuel available on request at a small charge. Every bed has a power socket and USB charging port available for your devices. Secure bike storage is available along with bike washing facilities as is a paddock or stables for horses. This facility is well suited to walkers, cyclists, horse riders, school parties and visitors to the area who want warm, comfortable accommodation at a very reasonable price.
There are 20 bed spaces in total, three of the rooms have two bunks and one has four. The mattresses are memory foam for your comfort. Bed spaces are sold on the basis of mixed gender and mixed party occupancy. Should you require single gender or single party occupancy then empty bed spaces in the room are charged at the basic rate.
We have a multi-function space available next to the Bunkhouse that could be used for a range of purposes including meetings, as a classroom, dining room, exercise space etc.