Welcome to Chichester Self Catering …We are here to make your stay a success! Are you thinking of THIS years holidays and family or friends get-together’s yet or next year’s?

Goodwood REVIVAL 2017  Accommodation! 1 large house & a ground floor, wheelchair access apartment are available to self-caterers only. Call Gayle now on 07769 746113 Revivalarmy

VARIOUS WEEKEND OPTIONS incl HEN PARTY WEEKENDS – novel ideas to help you make the most of your stay!  Henpartyhearthands

Read this local guide ..for more info on Chichester and the surrounding area. Insiders Guide to Chichester

We have 3 properties for you to choose from: Living Elements– a family self catering country house with luxury hot tub and sauna – for 6 guests and 2 cots in beautiful countryside surroundings, close to the sea and sandy beaches. There is an option of 4 extra guests on double sofa beds too. Pets welcome.

 Nature’s Elements – a family / friends self catering large apartment for 4 people with the option of 2 more on a sofabed. With a large garden and always changing skyscape and plenty of bird life you won’t get bored! Excellent disabled access incl wheelchairs. Note: Both properties can accommodate more by utilising the sofa beds.

Also discreet office meeting space for 8-10 people available.  Book to Living Elements

Palmer’s is at a different site to the other houses, in the quiet village of Birdham. It is a newly built house with wheelchair access and a downstairs bedroom with its own large bathroom, plus 5 other double bedrooms on the first floor! It will happily sleep 11-13 guests!


Weekend and short breaks are available now. Winter breaks can include local golf courses to play; birdwatching and Harbour walking tours. If you see this blog post it will give you some more ideas of what to do in the quieter seasons.

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View of Second BedroomThe two main houses are located in the spread-out village of Sidlesham 5 miles from the historic City of Chichester, this is the perfect location to explore the wonderful town and surroundings including Pagham Harbour Nature Reserve, the NEW Medmerry Harbour, Witterings Beaches, Chichester Marina, Goodwood, Chichester City and Cathedral and much more. We specialize in holidays for  family groups and Hen Parties.

heartswans.600pxWant some romance with your “Honey”? Stay here, close to local beaches and enjoy each others company… want something extra special to get you in the mood? – have the bed strewn with petals and swans awaiting your arrival on the bed (made with towels!) and chilled champagne & chocolates. Just £50 extra. Mention “Romance”

We cater for a wide range of guests with particular interests and ambitions – these include

Book to Living Elements  We are PET FRIENDLY at Living Elements (and Nature’s Elements for small dogs only). Note: not all gardens are 100% escape proof but we can provide stakes if needed 🙂 We welcome well behaved pets in both properties –  but ask that they DO NOT go into the bedrooms at all. Please ensure you clear up after your dog – inside and out!

Please see the pets and access page for further details. – use the drop down off the Home page button above. We welcome Assistance dogs to both properties.dunes and dogs

Sailing and painting the scenery go together well at Bosham

The larger country house is excellently equipped, set in a well established garden with a hot tub and sauna. Its light and airy, spacious for all the family or group and quiet.  Plus – some disabled access (see disability access statement for details on Living Elements house page). (Please bring your own towels for use with the sauna / hot tub spa or if you go to the beach. Thank you. ) More details about the jacuzzi and sauna here. NEview of garden.herit.1000

Nature’s Elements looks onto a large garden / field and is modern, bright and very well presented for smaller family groups & friends. It has excellent disabled & wheelchair access except for a step for the shower (15cms) and is only on the ground floor. There is scope here for temporary house relocation accommodation and placements with room for the family at weekends for example. Also a great location for business meetings.  Book to Living Elements Call Gayle for details. Added advantage -there is a  Complementary Health Clinic, Living Elements Clinic – opposite the main house / next to Nature’s Elements, where you can receive luxury treatments to relax or repair you from the strains of  life! Get re-balanced for life – and increase your productivity & zest! We can organise pamper parties amongst other options for example for a Hen Party group.

The view of the Living Elements Clinic & Nature's Elements from the house path

The view of the Living Elements Clinic and Nature’s Elements from the house path

Some more ideas to help you make the most of your time off:

  • The “Do Nothing” Break for those who need to unwind… and heal

  • Family Holidays – facilities and ideas to make these precious moments a highlight for memories.

  • Book to Living Elements Even in the rain we dress up.

  • The Health Break – in need of repairing / health help? Need to rest and recuperate from life? You’ve come to the right place!

  • Hen Party Haven – come for a week or a few days. Sleeps up to 16, more if you have tents! and you can use both properties if you wish –  we can cater for Special dinners and activities etc for you all! Hot tub & sauna for pampering, plus holistic treatments… Sheppard family Aug 2013.250px

  • Cycling / Walking / Biking Holidays – woods, beaches, The Downs, Harbour walks or rides, steep inclines or flat, children toddles, disabled access etc

  • Birdwatching Holidays – world famous, local sites and on the doorstep! Especially in the Spring and Autumn during the migrations.Classic-car-driving Plus lots of wildlife in the gardens!

  • The Goodwood Break – horseracing, motorsport = Festival of Speed and Revival & flying events – you name it! Booking early is advised, as Goodwood is a mecca for thousands! Min 3 nights. Bring your fancy car too!

  • Pets Page! Milo.1000px

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Fed up of travelling?- too much hassle when going on holiday? Need to cater for wide age ranges? Need disabled / wheelchair access? Try a holiday “staycation”!- EMAIL or CALL me NOW to make your reservation!

We have sunshine and warmth, light winds and big sandy beaches on the South Coast!    Book to Living Elementsrun-away-from-a-wave

CALL me 07769 746113 to reserve your holiday.

We try to be a energy conscious as possible and have solar panels for hot water and PV panels for electricty (just fitted) at all the houses, a very active recycling system and only use effective bio-degradeadable cleaning products that are child-friendly – for safety and to help the environment. At Nature’s Elements we use PV and air source heating.

From a family holiday to a relaxing retreat Chichester Self Catering can cater for you! Reserve your holiday NOW online… or call if you have some questions that need answering first 07769 746113

I am here to make your holiday a success!

© Gayle Palmer 2010-17

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Living Elements
1, Keynor Lane
(Opposite the School)
Sidlesham, Chichester
West Sussex
PO20 7NL

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