Take a romantic break away for Valentine’s…


Surprise your loved one this Valentine’s Day, with a gift of a short break in one of our romantic cottages

Ancient beams, four poster beds, open fires, cosy nooks for relaxing in, beautiful surroundings and a warm welcome. The scene is set for a perfect romantic getaway.

We still have some lovely cottages to choose from for the weekend of 15th/16th February, or why not stay for a mid-week break starting on Sunday 10th, or Monday 11th for a really special treat?

Take a look of what we have on offer below, and see full availability for Valentines weekend here!

Mint Cottage

Mint Cottage is our 5 Star Gold Awarded cottage in the heart of Medieval Lavenham: England’s best preserved medieval village.

A couple can enjoy a romantic Valentines weekend from the 15th Feb, for £263.55!

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Rafe Hall Coach House

Enjoy real Luxury in a very spacious modern interior in a historic Coach House, all set in wonderful grounds beside a tiny picturesque village.

“We always have high expectations of Grove Cottages and this one did not disappoint. A truly relaxing stay in the best of properties, so beautifully converted. Just perfect!”
Alistair & Heiki

Enjoy a Luxury Valentine’s weekend away from Friday, 15th Feb for £376.95. This cottage sleeps up to 4.

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Snow Cottage

Take a 4 night break over Valentines with walks straight from the garden across the fields to the local Camra pub and a roaring fire. This lovely stylish and affordable cottage for a couple is perfect for a romantic break.

4 nights from Mon, Feb 11th for £260 – doggies are welcome!

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Farm Cottage

This romantic little farm workers cottage has a very contented and peaceful atmosphere in a wonderful part of this pretty area of Suffolk.

At night, as the stars come out as you’ll find yourself in the cosy living room, lit only by the warm flicker of the open fire.

Valentine’s 2 night weekend is £250 – or a 4 night midweek break over Valentine’s costs just £305!

Lovejoy’s Mill

Lovejoy’s Mill is a stunning artistic conversion of a Water Mill overlooking the beautiful Mill pond and set in the grounds of Belchamp Hall. Retaining original features, but with added style and luxury. This is our most sought after cottage.

A couple can enjoy a romantic Valentine’s 4-night stay here for £381.25 from Monday 11th February.

Rose Cottage

Rose Cottage has a great laid back style and a very relaxed atmosphere.

This is a really lovely cottage, so romantic with the big log fire, but slightly less expensive.

A couple can enjoy 3 nights from Friday, 15th Feb, for £273.

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Enjoy the Suffolk countryside from a bicycle!


Enjoy the Suffolk countryside from a bicycle!

We have some gorgeous places on or very near to the South Suffolk Cycle Route, which passes through the beautiful medieval village of Lavenham.

Need a bike? We freely provide adult bicycles in nearly all our cottages along with maps and cycle routes.

Want a family holiday? If you’re visiting us with children, why not bring along their bikes so they can join you! Doggies are also always welcome!

You can also find the full list of our cottages with exclusive discounts here – and be sure to check out some of our last minute deals below!

We’ve also teamed up with our friends at OKIDO, an award winning monthly arts and science magazine for 3-7 year olds, to offer you a special price on their magazine subscriptions, which starts with their special August issue all about cycling! Find out more here.


The Wobbin

This lovely coastal cottage with its’ sea views is perfect for families and dog owners looking to get away from it all. Sleeping 5 – 6, there are beautiful walks and scenic bicycle routes in all directions.

Monday, 24th of September, 2018 for 4 nights – £512.00

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Water Cottage

Water Cottage is located in one of Suffolk’s most charming little villages; Kersey. Many romantic walks right from your back door, Water Cottage sleeps up to 5 people in a wonderfully relaxing and romantic atmosphere.

Friday, 31st of August, 2018 for 3 nights – £500.00

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Sleeping 4, there are footpaths from the cottage leading into open countryside. Enjoy this beautiful part of Suffolk from your bicycle and come back home as the countryside changes from day to night; you’ll watch the stars come out as you find yourself in a cosy room, lit only by the warm flicker of the wood burning stove.

Monday, 10th of September, 2018 for 4 nights – £477.50

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Orchard Cottage

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Orchard Cottage sleeps up to 5 guests, and is situated in wonderful, unspoiled Suffolk countryside, just a 15 minute walk across the field to a great pub with its own brewery. There are lovely routes straight from the cottage – my favorite takes in the church and the hidden river valley, make sure you ask when you arrive!

Friday, 14th of September, 2018 for 2 nights – £355

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Awarded 4 Star Gold For All Our Cottages Here At The Grove Farm!

Thanks to our lovely guests, we’ve been awarded 4 Star Gold in all our cottages here at The Grove: Snow, Rose, The Bakery, Dons Barn, Farm Cottage and Orchard Cottage…. listening to what our guests say to us has really paid off with this top award.

So a big thank you to all!

Summer is in full swing, so here is some of the latest availability for August in our lovely 4 Star Gold awarded cottages.

Best wishes & Happy Holidays!
Mark & Zuzi

Dons Barn

Perfect for a couple, a stunning cottage with lots of orchard gardens surrounded by countryside close to the most beautiful historic Suffolk villages – great for relaxing and walking.

Take 4 nights from Monday, August 13th for just £402.60

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Farm Cottage

With the advantage of a free second bedroom, this romantic little cottage has a very contented and peaceful atmosphere in a wonderful part of this pretty area of Suffolk.

Enjoy 5 nights, from Sunday August 19th, for £488.

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The Bakery

This is one our most romantic cottages and has a very special atmosphere. Laid back, relaxed and full of quirky character and cosy period features.

From Friday, August 10th, take 2 nights for £305 or 3 nights for £381.25.

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Rose Cottage

Rose Cottage is a very welcoming place to come home to after exploring Suffolk’s beautiful countryside and tiny Medieval villages and is one price band down from our standard cottages for a couple.

Enjoy 4 nights from Monday, August 6th, for £308.88

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Snow Cottage

Full of character with a spacious Loft feeling. This is a cosy single storey cottage in a lovely countryside setting which is very centrally located for exploring this beautiful part of Suffolk. 

Enjoy 2 nights from Friday, 10th August, for £260

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Tara: Set in an Unspoilt Forest Location – £50 Discount!

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Our Special Offer for you: £50 discount for all bookings received by May 31 2018!

The bookings can be for any period in 2018. Simply copy and paste the following voucher code when prompted in the online check out process: Bu/eL5rSKp

Our beautiful historic house in the Czech Republic delivers both relaxation and fun for families or groups of up to 12 people.

Tastefully furnished and oozing with character, 300 year old Tara has been described as “beautiful, peaceful and enchanting”, by guests staying in the historic log house, as well as “one of Europe’s 30 ultimate winter experiences” by Lonely Planet’s Traveller Magazine.

Tara, Czech Republic

Tara, Czech Republic

Tara, Czech Republic

Announcing Navigation Cottage – Win a 4 Night Free Break

Win a Free 4 Night Midweek Break in June in our lovely new cottage: Navigation Cottage

New bookings in any of our cottages made between April 18th  and May 7th for breaks taken before June will automatically be entered into this Prize Draw.

Results will be announced on our Facebook, Instagram and website on the 14th May 2018.

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Thank you for taking part and congratulations to the winners!


The winners of our free break competition have now been chosen. A big congratulations to Susanna Kemp, Geoff Snell, Charlie Jones & Emma Morris, who have each won a break in one of my cottages here at The Grove Farm.

It looks like the fine weather we’ve had in Suffolk this summer is going to be continuing this week. Nothing but warm, sunny days. So what could sound better than taking a break to one of our cottages near the sea? Take a look at these if you are feeling a coastal break in a lovely seaside town such as Aldeburgh or Mersea Island.

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What to do in Suffolk this August: Top 10 Events


August is a lovely time to visit Suffolk for many reasons. Dine al-fresco style in your patio / garden, enjoy BBQs, take your pet pooch to one of the many dog friendly pubs where you can relax with a Suffolk cider outside… The list goes on!

There is also a lot going on around the area this time of the year too, so we’ve highlighted 10 top things to do in Suffolk during August…

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