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?

We have 3 properties for you to choose from and you can #BookDirect for the BEST RATES.

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. NB Good disability access but a narrow entrance for wheelchairs.

front of house and East patio


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 so you won’t get bored! Excellent disabled access incl wheelchairs. Note: Both properties can accommodate more by utilising the sofa beds.


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! It doesn’t look big on the outside but its really a tardis!


Weekend and short breaks are available now. Winter breaks can include local golf courses to play; birdwatching and Harbour walking tours, even theatre weekends too.

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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. CSC BROCHURE 2017

View of Second BedroomThe two main houses are located in the spread-out village of Sidlesham 6 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.

Birdham is just 5 miles from Chichester and almost situated on Chichester Harbour and the Saltern’s Way.

heartswans.600pxWant some romance with your “Honey”? Stay here, close to local beaches and enjoy each others company… do 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 £80 extra. Mention “The Full-on Romance Package!”

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 for the determined dog 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 all properties.


Sailing and painting the scenery go together well at Bosham

The larger country house – Living Elements 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.

An 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

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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.

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Protecting the local environment:

We try to be a energy conscious as possible and have solar panels for hot water and PV panels for electricity at all the houses, a very active recycling system and only use effective bio-degradadable 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 2010-18

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Speak to Gayle Palmer directly to make your booking or ask any questions on ++44 (0) 7769 746113. #BookDirect

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

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When you make a booking reservation and it is confirmed, you will receive a 10% discount voucher on all initial consultations at the Living Elements Clinic, subject to availability, during your stay. All appointments must be pre-booked and paid for please.

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