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County cottage, Private Garden, Pubs, Local Produce, Walks

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Ufford, Woodbridge, Suffolk, England - 5 mins Drive Ufford Golf Club,10mins Woodbridge, 15mins Snape Maltings, 25mins Aldeburgh

Recently we have received many enquiries for 2 nights in the summer July to September.

Unfortunately we do not take bookings of 2 nights in this period unless it's a gap in between longer bookings.

Frequently we are also asked for the availability for the enquiry dates the website does not take bookings unless the dates are available.

The website provides the price which has been carefully considered by us.

Please do not ask for discounts we are unable to reduce the price.

Hope Cottage, situated on the high street, Ufford set back from the road, it has a private garden at the rear, also a long front garden, lounge with stairs to the landing bedroom and bathroom. Kitchen rear lobby and garden.

The cottage has a sunny aspect benefiting front and rear. Great for Breakfast and a drink in the evening. The rear has outdoor lighting, summer house for the warm evenings. We have freesat TV 124 TV & Radio channels high speed BT internet.

More Details

Owner
Mr Keith John McKeown
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
21 July, 2017

About Mr Keith John McKeown

We are a married couple for 30 years In our fifties.

We have four children all grown up.

And invested time in finding a cottage to renovate.

We spent 3 months to complete the work & we maintain the cottage to as close as the day we finished so every booking has the same quality of stay and the cottage always has the advertised standerd.

Mr Keith John McKeown purchased this cottage in 2011

Why Mr Keith John McKeown chose Suffolk

Hope cottage is in an area we always travel to when we have time the area has so much to do and everyone who has stayed have found something for them.

We feel in love with the cottage built in the 1600 which gives it a lovely warm cottage and feels cosy.

Our renovation is modern with all you need but retaining the open fire cottage windows it maintains its history.

What makes this cottage unique

New for Spring 2017 We are providing our guests with a Summer House.

Pre dinner drinks or Dinning in enjoy the longer days sitting relaxing in comfy chairs (not the ones in the photo as they had not been delivered in time). As the sun goes down candle light gives everyone the opportunity to enjoy the warmer evenings.

Guestbook comments from the owner

8th - 12th July 2013 The Perfect Cottage for our Break. Perfectly located to explore the Suffolk coastline & villages. Southwold for Tea & Scones & Carrot cake in the Tea rooms in Wickham Market.The cottage is Beautifully done & all we could have hoped for. M & M Canterbury.



3rd - 10th August 2013 We really enjoyed our stay in your delightful cottage visited all our favourite places & some new ones too always a pleasure to visit this lovely county D & J Kent



17th - 24th August 2013 Thank you for letting us stay in your lovely cottage very well equipped & in a great location. J & B Cyprus
May 2011
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Woodbridge in Suffolk Coastal District

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 10:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
Location Type:
  • village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • Large bathroom/dressing room,separate shower, large bath, W/C, sink, Mirror.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2/4 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed. bedside tables, lamps, wardrobe. Double sofa bed in lounge.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
Attractions:
  • churches
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Hope Cottage has been renovated to a very high standard with bespoke fixtures and fittings, designer fabrics, new kitchen, bathroom, furniture, carpets and flooring. The bedroom has a portable fan. Outside: The front has a cottage garden feel with a long path planted with shrubs & leading to the front door. There is also a bench, solar lighting. Rear garden is private and has the benefit of the sun most of the day. Table/chairs and umbrella. Utility Room: No utility room all appliances in kitchen. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bedlinen and towels included and changed weekly. Also cleaned weekly.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(16 traveller reviews)

County cottage, Private Garden, Pubs, Local Produce, Walks
average rating of 4.6875 based on 17 reviews
5

Lovely cottage well placed for adventures in Suffolk.

  • 5 of 5

Before we even got to the cottage, the owner communicated all we needed to know to us and left us feeling assured that all would be ready and in place for our arrival. He did not disappoint.

The cottage itself is beautiful. We loved the fact that it was spacious enough to not feel cramped and small enough to be perfectly cosy.

The cottage is well equipped and had more than we expected on offer. The huge bath was much appreciated as was the lovely garden to help relax us.

There's a lot of hope in hope cottage and we left feeling rested and 'hope'ful of a return at some stage.

Bravo! Top notch accommodation.

  • Review Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We all look forward to our time away and it's our job as owners to make this as relaxing and enjoyable as we can. We are always trying to improve the experience but it seems we are continuing to provide our guests we what they want from a Break/Holiday. We look forward to welcoming you back. C & K
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4

small but comfortable

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at Hope Cottage helped by the weather being very warm and mostly sunny and were able to sit in the gardens and have breakfast outside, we would have found eating at the small table in the kitchen too cramped. We were unable to access the wifi, not sure why. Overall the cottage was comfortable and clean.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Guest. Thank you for your review. All guests are given our contact details and this is for any problems big or small we have not had any internet issues past or present and would like to have had the chance to resolve yours. A lager table in the kitchen would draw complaints reagarding room in the Kitchen and we have not received any other comments regarding the size but we do take this onboard. Overall you seemed to have enjoyed your stay and we have seemed to get most things right for you.
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Really enjoyed our stay

  • 4 of 5

The cottage was well equipped and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay - thanks

  • Review Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Clean, well presented with good location

  • 5 of 5

Well thought out home with good amenities. Local pubs are worth a short walk. Highly recommend local Ufford Crown for food and wine list.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review . We are always working to provide our guests with everything they need creating memories of their stay at Hope Cottage. We have added a Summer House this year to enjoy a meal, a glass of wine, or just to relax and read a book. We hope to welcome you back very soon. C & K
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Charming

  • 4 of 5

A compact cottage ideally located for a weekend based in Ufford. Very cosy and well-equiped; high standard of decoration and furniture. Helpful and communicative owners.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely property well thought out, very clean and equiped.

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely weekend, in a great property.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Anna Many thanks for taking the time to review Hope Cottage. Glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again. Keith & Chris
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Location

Nearest Airport
64.2 Miles
Stanstead airport 1.15 mins drive
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
The Ufford Crown
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Ufford park golf
Nearest Train
4 Miles
Woodbridge
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
A12
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Ufford crown & ufford white lion
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Ipswich dry slope
Nearest Beach
11 Miles
Felixstowe beach
Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

Felixstowe beach is shingle and sand, 25 minutes drive and has pass for swimming. Aldeburgh, 25 minutes drive has a shingle beach also has a pass for swimming. minsmere nature reserve 40 mins drive as seen on spring watch.

Travel:

Stanstead airport 1 hour 15 mins drive, Norwich airport 1 hour 30mins drive, railway station, 10 mins drive. Use of a car is ideal, but not essential.

Distances:

Wickham Market 2 miles, Woodbridge, 2 miles, Ipswich 10 miles, Aldeburgh 14 miles, Snape Maltings 9 miles, Southwold 23 miles.

Further Details:

Wickham market has local shops,supermarket, cash machine, fish and chips, Indian and Chinese restaurants, coffee shop, DIY shop, florist, butcher, boutique, newsagent. Woodbridge has supermarket, high street with wide range of shops, bakers, pubs and restaurants, parks, banks and cash machines, swimming baths. Ufford park has a spa with various treatments available.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Woodbridge, East of England

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer 1
1 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
From
£80
From
£85
Fri,Sat,Sun
£550
 
 
Autumn 1
2 Sep 2017 - 6 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
From
£80
From
£80
Fri,Sat,Sun
£420
 
 
Autumn 2
7 Oct 2017 - 10 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£150
for 2 nights
From
£75
From
£80
Fri,Sat,Sun
£400
 
 
Winter
11 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£150
for 2 nights
From
£75
From
£80
Fri,Sat,Sun
£390
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter 1
23 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
£210
for 2 nights
From
£105
From
£105
Fri,Sat,Sun
£505
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £30 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£150
for 2 nights
From
£75
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Changeover Day:The preferred changeover day is Friday for bookings of one week or more.
However we can be flexible. Arrival time 2pm. Departure time 11am. If possible we will be flexible.

Notes on prices: all prices are for bookings of 7 nights or more the daily rate can not be calculated from the weekly rate please enquire for short breaks of less than 7 nights..

Deposit of £100.00 per week booked the balance 8 weeks before your stay

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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