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Welcoming Group Retreat | AB7SSS

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  • At a Glance
  • Facilities
  • Accommodation

    • Sleeps 12
    • 5 bedrooms
    • 2 bath / shower rooms

    Your holiday home

    • £1,025 - £2,619 per week
    • Friday changeover
    • Sorry, no pets
    • No smoking
    • Property rating: 3
    • Facilities

      • Freezer
      • Dishwasher
      • Washing machine
      • Private parking
      • High chair
      • Ground floor W.C.
      • Enclosed garden


The Property is an impressive holiday home tucked away in a quiet spot close by to the magical and iconic Thorpeness Meare.  Attractive inside and out with self-catering accommodation set over three floors, The Property is decorated to a beautiful standard with family holidays by the seaside in mind. On the ground floor is a spacious and bright room with comfy sofas surrounding the feature fireplace and a large dining table for guests to gather together. There are large windows on each side providing lots of natural light and French doors from the dining area open out onto the rear courtyard area. The fully equipped kitchen with cream coloured units features high quality appliances ensuring ease for preparing meals with plenty of worktop space. Carpeted stairs lead up to the first floor where there's plenty of flexibility when it comes to choosing a bedroom in which to get a relaxing night's sleep.  The master bedroom, decorated in neutral colours with complementary cream bedroom furniture, is a truly relaxing haven for couples with a handy en-suite shower room. There are also doors which open out onto a small balcony which takes advantage of the views over the Thorpeness Country Club tennis courts as well as glimpses of the sea. Additionally on the first floor is a double bedded room, a bedroom with a king size bed and bunks, and the family bathroom which comprises of a bath with a shower over the bath. Leading up to the second floor you'll find a further two bedrooms, this time with twin beds and colourful throws. Being on this floor you can take advantage of the amazing views across Thorpeness village. The Property really does have it all – close proximity to the beach, desirable location within Thorpeness and even private parking. Shop: 2.1 miles Pub: 350 yards.

Why We Love This Property This coastal holiday retreat in a prominent position is the ultimate family-friendly holiday home with flexible accommodation and a short walk away from the beach for an enjoyable day out by the seaside. The Property is also perfectly situated should you be attending a wedding at the Thorpeness Country Club.

Thorpeness Country Club Exclusive Benefits This holiday property is located within the grounds of the prestigious Thorpeness Country Club which sometimes holds events and weddings. 

Thorpeness Country Club is a totally charming setting for a Suffolk holiday. Established in 1912 the Club is full of character and is home to six hard tennis courts and, in the summer, a further three grass courts. The Club hosts a variety of tournaments, coaching sessions and social events throughout the year and a comprehensive fun-filled Summer Programme for all ages every July/August.

As a Suffolk Secrets guest staying in a Thorpeness Country Club holiday cottage you can benefit from:

  • 50% discount on Social Membership of the Country Club
  • 10% discount on Temporary Summer Membership of the Country Club (7 day member)
  • Free tennis, excluding the dates of the Summer Programme and subject to availability
  • 20% discount on Green Fee’s subject to availability
  • 10% discount off food in The Hotel Folk Collection properties (Excludes the Gallery Restaurant at the Swan Hotel, Lavenham)

Thorpeness Country Club is owned by one of East Anglia's leading hotel and leisure groups, The Hotel Folk. Other properties in the group include Thorpeness Golf Club and Hotel, The White Lion and The Brudenell in Aldeburgh, The Crown at Woodbridge and The Swan at Lavenham. We are pleased to be able to offer all of our holiday guests 10% discount on food at all The Hotel Folk restaurants (excluding the Gallery Restaurant at The Swan, Lavenham) with our exclusive Holiday Extras discount vouchers, which are available to download upon confirmation of your holiday.

Please note that proof of Suffolk Secrets booking will be required to redeem any of the offers above. For further information about Thorpeness Country Club membership, please visit their website or contact them directly on 01728 451021.

Room By Room Overview GROUND FLOOR Entrance Hall: Hanging area for coats. Sitting Room/Dining Area: TV, DVD, Bluetooth speaker, gas fire, dining table and chairs, French doors to garden. Kitchen: Electric oven and gas hob, large fridge freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer. Cloakroom: Washbasin and wc.

FIRST FLOOR Bedroom 1: King size bed, French doors to small balcony which overlooks the Country Club tennis courts and a sea glimpse. En-Suite Shower Room with large shower cubicle, washbasin and wc. Bedroom 2: Double bed, sea glimpse. Bedroom 3: King size bed and bunk beds. Bathroom: Bath with overbath shower, washbasin and wc.

SECOND FLOOR - Will be closed off for reduced Occupancy bookings Bedroom 4: Twin beds, stunning views of Thorpeness and a sea glimpse. Bedroom 5: Twin beds, stunning views of Thorpeness. Cloakroom: Washbasin and wc.

Garden: Enclosed courtyard with garden furniture. Parking: Allocated private parking space outside the cottage for one car, additional guest parking spaces for two cars. Heating: Gas central heating. Notes: Wi-Fi and towels provided. Travel cot and highchair available to use.

Just a mile north of Aldeburgh is this fascinating seaside village, built in the 1920s by Glencairn Stuart Ogilvie, an architect, barrister and playwright. The mock Tudor style of building is now the hallmark of Thorpeness, where the amenities include the Dolphin Inn, the Thorpeness Hotel with its 18-hole golf club, a country club with tennis courts and the Meare - a large shallow boating lake with tearooms nearby. The beaches are mainly shingle and behind the village is a myriad of footpaths over heath and common land.

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Nearest shop
2.1 miles
Nearest pub
0.3 miles
Nearest Airport
Beccles Airport 18 miles
Train Stations
Nearest Train Station
Saxmundham 6 miles
Darsham 8 miles
Wickham Market 10 miles