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Get Away For Valentine’s Day

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 […]

Boxted Hall in Suffolk

Boxted Hall is a a glorious 14th century moated manor house that offers a beautiful and serene setting as a wedding venue in Suffolk. As Boxted Hall remains a private residence, the owners only allow one booking at a time in order that we can guarantee exclusivity, privacy and total attention to detail. Situated in the picturesque […]

3 nights for 2 this January!

Happy New Year! Christmas is all but over for another year… so if you’re feeling that it’s time for some recovery ‘me time’, we’re offering three nights for the price of two in January for you to come and enjoy it with us! The three night weekend for the price of two runs from Fridays […]

Kind Comments From Guests

  We love hearing what our guests have to say about their visit with us, the kind words always mean a lot. Here we round up a few from three of our latest cottages to join us: Endeavour, Rafe Hall Coach House and Angel Cottage. Angel Cottage December, 2016, Corey: Angel Cottage is so cute […]

What to do in Suffolk around Christmas time

  There’s always plenty going on in Suffolk IN December   What’s Going On? Lavenham Christmas Fair – (2nd – 4th December) 2nd December: 5.30pm – 8.30pm 3rd December: 11am to 5pm 4th December: 11am to 4pm The three day event in Lavenham is free to attend and has entertainment for all the family. Enjoy great […]

The perfect present this Christmas…

  Why not give something really special this Christmas? Our holiday gift vouchers make ideal presents, as you can treat family or friends to a relaxing break away in one of our lovely cottages. We can personalise the voucher with your own message, it can be for any amount and used as full or part […]

A Big Thank You: We’ve Raised Over £1,800 To Help Haiti!

Earlier this month, we decided that we wanted to try and do something to help the sufferers of Hurricane Matthew in Haiti. To help push for donations, we put up a short break at one of the cottages into a prize draw, with the only entry requirement being a donation of any size to this cause. […]

Where to catch the best Bonfire & Fireworks events in Suffolk

Find out here where you can watch spectacular fireworks displays, gaze at giant bonfires and enjoy lots of fun during Bonfire ‘week’ in Suffolk. If you’ve booked with us for the last week of October or first week of November, you can use this as a guide to find out which event is near to your cottage. […]

Kersey’s “million year old” puddingstone nearly dug up!

Kersey is a quaint, picturesque village; tucked away in the heart of the Suffolk countryside and with a population of only 350. The Kersey puddingstone is (give or take a few hundred thousand years) more than a million years old, and so far the residents of the Suffolk village have endured its presence without serious injury. In […]

What To Do When Visiting Aldeburgh

Aldeburgh is totally devoid of deckchairs, candy floss, amusement arcades and flashing lights. The beach is long and shingly with sandy areas at low tide, and it is still very much a fishing town with a large marina ending in a massive Martello Tower. The seaside town is crammed with fabulous restaurants, great pubs, boutique […]

GOLD 5 Star Tourist Board Award: Penny & Mint

We’re delighted to announce that both Penny and Mint Cottage, two sister cottages of ours in medieval Lavenham, were both awarded a GOLD 5 Star Tourist Board Award today! Gold awards are given in recognition of exceptional quality within a property’s star rating or for outperforming a star rating. Mint Cottage boasts a stunning antique […]

What’s going on in Suffolk

A pick of some of the great events going on in Suffolk over the next few weeks Lavenham Carnival Date: 27th – 28th August Following the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, the Lavenham Carnival gives a Suffolk a taste of Brazil on the last weekend in August. View the Rare Breeds Motor Show, the […]