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Mark Scott - Grove Cottages, Romantic Holiday Cottages

Our historic cottages are just 90 minutes from London

'..who would of thought that you can find yourself in such a wonderful rural location, but just only an hour and a half away from the city?'

As we offer short breaks of 2 or 3 nights across weekends, we are very popular with busy London couples looking for an escape from the rush of city life .

Staying in one of our stunning Historic or Character cottages is a joy to experiance and the beauty of rural Suffolk and it's enchanting unspoilt Medieval villages a special pleasure... Read More 

 

  • The Grove Cottages: Winners of The 2018 Rose Award by VisitEngland in recognition Of Service Excellence.

Holiday Cottages near London: A rural retreat...

The Cottages

Some of our cottages near London include:

Little Cote: A charming 16th Century Grade II listed cottage near to Stowmarket. Little Cote accommodates five and is perfect for a family.

Water Cottage:
 Set in the picturesque rural Suffolk village of Kersey, Water Cottage is a beautiful 15th Century Weaver’s cottage. Features include: old beamed interiors and large cosy sofas to keep cosy in front of the log fire. 

The Stables: Are you a couple looking for a romantic getaway? Then this could be perfect for you. With an open plan living area, The Stables is situated near the village of Great Maplestead, a rural haven, surrounded by miles of woodlands to explore.
 

Why The Grove Cottages?

Our holiday cottages near London are in such a rural setting, and therefore are the perfect destination for people looking for a real break from the norm, but close enough to the big city.

Once you arrive, you will feel that you've entered another world. You can enjoy roaring log fires, lovely local pubs, pretty countryside walks, historic villages such as Lavenham, and black night skies full of stars.

Far from the every day hustle and bustle of city life, why not retreat to one of these romantic cottages. Most of which are close to a train station, so they are easily accessed by those without cars too, many just a 50 minute train journey from central London and a taxi drive away.

Our holiday cottages near London are perfectly situated in and around tiny rural villages that will seem to transport you to much simpler times.

 

Relax,  Unwind and Enjoy...

The type of lifestyle here in the rural countryside is such a contrast to life in busy cities, so we reguarly have guests returning year after year to stay with us. Our returning guests are safe in the knowledge that once here they can really relax, unwind and enjoy the beautiful cottage and the countryside setting that makes Suffolk so special. Many of our cottages near London are dog friendly, so you can bring your pet pooch along too!

Mark Scott - Grove Cottages, Romantic Holiday Cottages

Cottages in this category

  • Deepwell Granary

    Sleeps 2
    Buxhall
    5 star rating

    Romantic C15 Thatched Barn with luxury, privacy and style....

  • Navigation Cottage

    Sleeps 4-6
    Navigation Cottage
    5 star rating

    A stunning seaside cottage overlooking the picturesque lock at Heybridge Basin w...

  • The Wobbin

    Sleeps 5 - 6
    Tollesbury
    4 star rating

    Sea side : A beautiful 17th Century Farmhouse with sea views overlooking fields ...

  • Rafe Hall Coach House

    Sleeps 4-5
    Pebmarsh
    5 star rating

    This very elegant modern conversion of a Historic Coach House is a 5 star treat...

  • Romney

    Sleeps 5
    Cavendish
    4 star rating

    Set in an unspoilt Suffolk village with lovely pubs and beautiful walks...

  • Water Cottage

    Sleeps 5
    Kersey
    5 star rating

    Water Cottage is a wonderfully romantic self catering holiday cottage in Kersey,...

  • The Bakery

    Sleeps 2
    Grove Farm
    4 star rating

    The Honeymooners Favourite. Full of quirky character and cosy period features...

  • Bromans Barn

    Sleeps 2
    Mersea Island
    4 star rating

    Elegant mix of eco build and sympathetic historical renovation...

  • Cissy's Cottage

    Sleeps 4
    Aldeburgh
    4 star rating

    Sea Side: A very romantic C17th Millers cottage set on the unspoilt coast...

  • Deepwell Barn

    Sleeps 2
    Buxhall
    5 star rating

    Romantic C15th thatched barn, with very elegant and stylish interiors...

  • Dons Barn

    Sleeps 2
    Grove Farm
    4 star rating

    Dons Barn has the WOW Factor. This romantic cottage is a joy just to be in...

  • Farm Cottage

    Sleeps 3
    Grove Farm
    4 star rating

    This romantic cottage boasts a lovely open log fire, in a great part of Suffolk...

  • Laundry Cottage

    Sleeps 5
    Aldeburgh
    5 star rating

    Sea side: Featured in Sunday Times 'Coolest 100 Cottages'. A four poster bed in ...

  • Little Cote

    Sleeps 5
    Old Newton
    5 star rating

    Little Cote is dates back to C16th and enjoys its own private wildflower meadow...

  • Lovejoys

    Sleeps 2
    Belchamp Walter
    4 star rating

    Set where the TV series 'Lovejoy' was filmed and boasting private tennis courts....

  • Lovejoys Mill

    Sleeps 2
    Belchamp Walter
    5 star rating

    This Mill Conversion retains original features but has added style and luxury...

  • The Lovejoy Studio

    Sleeps 3
    Belchamp Walter
    5 star rating

    Light and airy, this romantic rural retreat is full of original artwork and has ...

  • Meddlars

    Sleeps 3
    Hadleigh
    4 star rating

    Dating back to the early 1600's, Meddlars has been restored to its former glory...

  • Mill Cottage

    Sleeps 2
    Assington
    4 star rating

    For those who want to get right away from it all, and enjoy nature in comfort...

  • Mint Cottage

    Sleeps 2
    Lavenham
    5 star rating

    5 Star Luxury Treat with 4 poster bed and an open fire in Medieval Lavenham...

  • The Old Monkey

    Sleeps 2
    Hadleigh
    4 star rating

    Less expensive, with bags of character in a quirky little bolt-hole in Hadleigh...

  • Orchard Cottage

    Sleeps 5
    Grove Farm
    4 star rating

    Kick off the shoes, stare into the open fire and simply relax in style in lovely...

  • Penny Cottage

    Sleeps 2
    Lavenham
    5 star rating

    This C16th Weavers Cottage is a luxury treat with an open fire in Lavenham...

  • Rose Cottage

    Sleeps 2
    Grove Farm
    4 star rating

    Rose Cottage with its open log fire and original interiors is very romantic...

  • Skylarks

    Sleeps 4
    Old Newton
    5 star rating

    Peace, comfort, space, light and countryside: the perfect antidote to city life...

  • Snow Cottage

    Sleeps 2
    Grove Farm
    4 star rating

    Wonderfully stylish and full of character with a romantic spacious loft feeling....

  • Spadgers

    Sleeps 3
    Long Melford
    4 star rating

    A sweet little flax workers cottage. Great open fire and pretty enclosed garden...

  • The Stables

    Sleeps 2
    Great Maplestead
    4 star rating

    This romantic cottage is in the middle of lovely countryside near Castle Hedingh...

  • The Tryst

    Sleeps 5 - 6
    Lavenham
    5 star rating

    A stunning historic holiday cottage which sleeps 5 - 6 in lovely style ...

  • Wren Cottage

    Sleeps 4
    Wickham Market
    4 star rating

    Sea side : Wren Cottage is a very cosy cottage, just 15 minutes from the Suffolk...