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5 The Lawn

From $332 Night United Kingdom, East Sussex, St Leonards

Why so chic? Why our travel experts chose this hotel

  • Luxury romantic retreat for two

  • Private cinema and pool

  • Picnics on the beach

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Seasonal bowl of fruit


5 The Lawn is a unique Chic Retreat just for two in the heart of St Leonards, East Sussex. Hidden away on a private road in one of ten Georgian villas built by Decimus Burton, this little hideaway is very private, chic and romantic.

A private cinema (2D and 3D and Netflix), all operated from one tablet, small marble pool with power jets and a rain shower are just a few of the luxuries you can expect when staying at 5 The Lawn. 

5 The Lawn offers 5-star luxury hotel service for just the two of you, making it a boutique hotel experience difficult to beat. Please note that 5 The Lawn has a 2 Night minimum stay requirement over weekends. 


Relax in your own private cinema, take a dip in the marble pool or venture out into St Leonards.The sea is only 10 minute walk away and there are plenty of shops, including antique shops, to browse in.

Apple TV has just been installed with a massive library of every genre, including film, TV and music. Netflix is also connected and free of charge. 

As for the gorgeous little pool, it has a waterfall on remote control and is always heated to a very comfortable temperature. Just when you think you can't be more spoilt, there is also an outdoor Jacuzzi and hot shower! 


Breakfast is a magnificent hamper and you can cook yourself the Full English in the hideaway's kitchen. The kitchen is very well equipped and includes a built-in coffee machine, Gaggenau Ovens, Microwave, wine cooler, warming drawer, dishwasher and fridge.

Enjoy a snack, a light meal or a coffee at the Love Cafe and Market which is on the corner of Norman Road and London Road, or the charming Little Larder also on Norman Road.


car parking
hammam/steam room
home cinema
swimming pool


Address: St Leonards, East Sussex, TN38 OHH , United Kingdom

Nearest airport:

Gatwick airport is a 1 hour 30 minute drive away (59km).

How to get there:

If arrving by road from London, leave the M25 at junction 5. Travel on towards Seven Oaks, turn off at the A21(South) which will bring you into Hastings with St Leonards on its doorstep.
For those arriving by rail from London, British rail run a service directly from Charing Cross and Victoria main line stations to Warrior Square, St Leonards. It's then a two minute taxi drive.


The power jets and rain shower transform into a steam room (with plenty of essential oils to choose from) at the touch of a button allowing you to enjoy your very own spa retreat enhanced by the 5 The Lawn bespoke toiletries which are rich in Argan oil. The bed is a bespoke superking-size with crisp Egyptian cotton bedlinen, and there are two vast windows overlooking the sunken garden. The 50 inch Smart TV (with Netflix) swivels so it can be seen in the sitting room and the bedroom where there are hidden speakers.


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  • 1 Super king-sized bed


Payments policy

A 50% deposit is requested to confirm bookings. The balance to be paid prior to arrival.

Cancellation policy

If cancellation is made less than 10 days before arrival, the 50% deposit will be retained.
If cancellation is made less than 7 days before arrival (or no show) the full balance will be charged.

Check-in/check-out policy

Check-in: 2:45pm
Check-out: 12pm

Early check-in: no

Late check-out: no

Pets policy

No pets are allowed

Please note

Please note that 5 The Lawn has a two night minimum stay requirement over weekends.


Room Type Sep 2017 Oct 2017 Nov 2017 Dec 2017 Jan 2018 Feb 2018 Mar 2018 Apr 2018 May 2018 Jun 2018 Jul 2018 Aug 2018 Sep 2018
Hideaway $332 $332 $332 $332 $332 $332 $332 $332 $332 $332 $332 $332 $332
weekends rate $373 $373 $373 $373 $373 $373 $373 $373 $373 $373 $373 $373 $373

Rates indicate cheapest price for the given period and may differ dependent on number of guests. Prices have been converted from GBP at the current exchange rate of = provided by European inter banking rates. Please note: The hotel will quote prices to you in GBP.

Rates at 5 The Lawn are per night including a Full English Breakfast. Bank Holidays, Christmas and New Year are all considered high season and therefore high season rates apply. Two night minimum stay requirement over weekends.

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