Stylish contemporary self catering accommodation for the discerning holiday maker. Ideal Large groups and sophisticated hen parties. Optional hot tub.
Stylish contemporary accommodation The Granary has been awarded 4* gold for the 3rd year in succession. Open plan self catering accommodation sleeping up to 10 guests in 4 separate bedrooms, all with en-suites with optional hot tub. For larger groups 3 Luxury Mongolian Yurts are available, with our site now sleeping up to 24 guests. Ideal for large family get togethers and great for sophisticated hen groups. Spa breaks can also be arranged, Our properties are all positioned in a quiet rural location, behind gates within the 9 acres of private grounds of Hundon Grange, a Grade II listed building, part of which dates back over 400 years in which the owners reside. All guests enjoy complimentary use of extensive games room with air hockey, football table, pool table, darts and lots more. Outside play table tennis, croquet on the lawn or just sit with a relaxing glass of wine.
The Granary has comfortable sofas, large dining table seating up to 10, extensive kitchen facilities with Smeg appliances as well as washer/dryer, and microwave. The open plan lounge has a 48' flat screen TV and DVD player. All 4 bedrooms have en suites with shower, hand basins and toilets. Master bedroom also has TV and en-suite has shower and spa bath. Family room sleeps up to 4 adults in a double bed and 2 full sized bunk beds. High quality fixtures and fittings and wooden floors throughout for the most discerning holiday maker.
Our 3 Yurts are made of the finest materials,with solid oak doors and windows. They are fully insulated and each have solid wooden floor offering an under the stars experience you will never forget.
The Grounds have a very large well stocked pond, Paddocks with 4 American miniature horses and a miniature donkey too.
There is also Secure parking. BBQ facilites and Wifi available.
Ideal for couples, families and hugely popular with sophisticated hen groups. We can arrange spa breaks at a beautiful local spa for a truly relaxing experience, and have our our luxury 9 seat Canadian hot tub for the perfect touch of luxury.
Top Traveller Review
Outstanding - blown away!
About the Owner
In 2000 we purchased Hundon Grange and its various outbuildings after it came on the market for only the 2nd time in its 400 year history. Originally owned by Cambridge College it was in need of renovation and took us many years to restore. After completion we decided that it was just too lovely to keep to ourselves and the idea of converting the former Grain store and obtaining permission to have Yurts on site became a plan. We opened our doors in 2012 and have been simply delighted with the wonderful feed back we have received.
In 2013 we extended The Granary to accommodate up to 10 guests and in 2015 we have added a 3rd Yurt and cottage room and hot tub for Yurt guests too.
Owner purchased this bungalow in 2000
Why Owner chose Suffolk
From the first time we visited Suffolk we loved every minute of it. The slower pace of life and old fashioned values of the local people, the wonderful and interesting historical sites and places of interest with a mix of tea shops, antique fairs, old traditional pubs and restaurants give Suffolk a unique charm.
What makes this bungalow unique
Easily accessed from London. A peaceful and tranquil location for all to enjoy.We have the most amazing and very large natural pond. It is stocked with koi carp and freshwater fish. It holds an abundance of wild life and we have seen kingfishers, woodpeckers, dragonflies, otters, voles, rabbits, deer and much more. We have a permanent family of moorhens living on it. We also get visits from various birds including swallows, swifts and Canada geese and often have a flock of ducks land. As dusk falls bats come out of hiding and you can see them over the pond catching insects.
We have the most incredible sunsets - no two nights are ever the same. Pour yourself a glass of wine and see for yourself.
Combine The Granary with our luxury Yurts to sleep up to 24. Ideal large family groups, hen party's etc.
(2 traveller reviews)
Outstanding - blown away!
Last week I stayed at the Granary and yurts with a group of ladies on a hen weekend. Everyone was completely overwhelmed with the place which exceeded all our expectations. The grounds are stunning and the house is very well maintained and high spec and very thoughtfully equipped. The yurts were gorgeous and very cosy with the wood-burners and tea lights. We were so pleased we added the hot tub to our package and spent many hours in there. On Saturday we had a BBQ and Ottelenghi style salads from Handmade in Hundon Ltd who I would also highly recommend for great service and delicious food. I can't fault this place and can't wait to return...although I sort of want to keep it a secret too!
Myself and a group of girls have just came back from our break staying at Suffolk Retreats, We do not have a bad word at all to say about it, everything was as it was described, if not better, its a very spacious building, it was clean, fresh bedding and towels, great showers and baths! the jacuzzi bath was a highlight! everything in a kitchen you would need. The owner was very welcoming to us, and we have had a few people ask where this place is as they are interested in it. The games room was great fun, it would keep the men happy for hours!
we really can not fault this place at all, and would consider staying here again.
Better then expected. Thank again.
Natasha, kelly, Nina, Laura, Harriet, Tia, Becca, Aimee and Chelsea.
From the Owner
“From the first time we visited Suffolk we loved every minute of it. The slower pace of life and old fashioned values of the local people, the wonderful and interesting historical sites and places of interest with a mix of tea shops, antique fairs, old traditional pubs and restaurants give Suffolk a unique charm.”
Activity and Interests
Nearest Town of Clare is approx 3 miles. Here you will find The Old Priory, Church, shops, tea rooms antique shops, restaurants, and circular walks. You can walk to the nearest Pub (1/2 mile) which has an extensive restaurant menu too. Local village shop and post office also nearby. Approx 30 minutes drive to the old town of Bury St Edmunds. Here you can visit the cathedral and see the wonderful Abbey Gardens, and Abbey ruins. Bury also has an abundance of shops, restaurants and cinema, and regular markets. If you are a race goer you are half an hour from Newmarket. Visit the Newmarket racecourse or famous horse museum. A day out to the university town of Cambridge is well worth the trip. Why not take a punt on the river Cam? The pretty town of Lavenham is less than 20 mins drive. It is a picturesque town, with old buildings, church and tea shops. Closer to home is Cavendish, with a wealth of antique shops and lots of traditional pubs and restaurants. So much to see and so much to do in the curious county of Suffolk.
From the Owner
“Easily accessed from London. A peaceful and tranquil location for all to enjoy.We have the most amazing and very large natural pond. It is stocked with koi carp and freshwater fish. It holds an abundance of wild life and we have seen kingfishers, woodpeckers, dragonflies, otters, voles, rabbits, deer and much more. We have a permanent family of moorhens living on it. We also get visits from various birds including swallows, swifts and Canada geese and often have a flock of ducks land. As dusk falls bats come out of hiding and you can see them over the pond catching insects. We have the most incredible sunsets - no two nights are ever the same. Pour yourself a glass of wine and see for yourself.”
- Away From It All
- Fitness Room / Equipment ...
- Hair Dryer
- Heating ...
- Internet ...
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided ...
- Living Room ...
- Parking ...
- Towels Provided ...
- Tumble Dryer ...
- Washing Machine ...
- Dishes & Utensils ...
- Kitchen ...
- Oven ...
- Pantry Items
- Refrigerator ...
- Hob ...
- Dining ...
- Dining Room
- DVD Player
- Table Football
- Game Room
- Games ...
- Pool Table
- Television ...
Pool / Spa
- Hot Tub ...
- Events Allowed
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- children welcome ...
- limited accessibility
- non smoking only ...
- pets not allowed
- bird watching
- horse riding
- outlet shopping
- scenic drives
- sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses
- fitness centre
- medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities
- 1600 sq. ft.
- Bathroom 1 - Toilet
- Cloakroom with toilet and hand basin.
- 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 24
- Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed, ensuite with hand basin, toilet and shower
- Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, Flat screen TV. Luxury bathroom with spa bath and shower
- Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, 2 Single Bed, Family room. Sleeps up to 4. With en suite Bath and Shower.
- Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed, Flat screen TV. En-suite with shower, toilet and hand basin
- Cottage Room - 1 Large Double Bed, Sleeps 2 in a double bed.
- Terrace ...
- Golf ...
- Garden ...
- Outdoor Furniture
- Barbecue ...
- Veranda ...
Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website
- We can arrange spa breaks - ask for details