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Large Cottage With Views Over Thorpeness Meare

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

House in Thorpeness, Suffolk, England - Beautiful Location, 3 Minutes Walk to the Beach

Meare House is a four bedroom/four bathroom timber framed property in the heart of the village. Furnished to a very high standard with an abundance of oak beams throughout, the spacious living areas can comfortably accommodate 8 people.

The master suite now features a stunning free standing bath in the bedroom with an en-suite w.c.

Furnished and equipped to a high standard, Meare House is just two miles from Aldeburgh, Suffolk and makes an ideal holiday cottage for a family celebration or a weekend break with friends.

Key Features:

Large holiday house close to Thorpeness Meare

Two minutes walk to Thorpeness beach

4 bedrooms & 4 bathrooms

TV, Sonos sound system, DVD, Wi-Fi

Enclosed private garden with patio furniture and BBQ

Two storey accommodation

Ground Floor

Kitchen/Dining Room:

Dishwasher, washing machine/dryer, microwave, oven, hob, Smeg fridge/freezer, access to enclosed rear garden

Sitting Room:

Large sitting room over-looking the rear garden, log burner, 40” flat screen TV, Sonos sound system, DVD player, Wi-Fi

Ground Floor Bedroom:

Double en-suite with shower, wc, washbasin

First Floor

Master Suite:

King size bed, free standing bath, wc, washbasin

Master Bedroom:

Double bed, en-suite shower, wc, washbasin

Family Bedroom:

Twin bed plus double divan bed

Bathroom 4:

Shower over bath, wc, washbasin

External features

Enclosed rear garden with wooden patio furniture and BBQ

Facilities

Gas central heating and electricity costs are included in the rental, free Wi-Fi

Parking available for 4 cars

Additional Information

Pets permitted – owner requests that pets are restricted to using the kitchen/dining area

No smoking inside the property

Distance to beach – 200 yards

Distance to Village Shop – 100 yards

Nearest Supermarket – 2.5 Miles

Nearest Pub/Restaurant – 100 yards

Nearest Train Station – 5 miles

Nearest Airports – 1hr 30 mins from Stansted Airport

1hr 10 mins from Norwich Airport

More Details

Property Manager
Aldeburgh Coastal Cottages
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, Spanish, Italian
Calendar last updated:
11 October, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Thorpeness in Aldringham cum Thorpe

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • village
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to master suite with free standing bath and wc En-suite wet room in master double with shower and w.c Family bathroom with shower over bath, wc and washbasin En-suite bathroom to ground floor bedroom with shower and wc
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Divan Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with king size bed and free standing bath - en-suite toilet Bedroom 2 with double bed and divan Bedroom 3 ground floor with double bed and en-suite shower Bedroom 4 ground floor with double bed and en-suite shower
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • bay fishing
Notes:
Outside: Large garden with BBQ and outdoor furniture. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are included in the rental and the property is cleaned weekly for stays of more than one week.

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
5

Absolutely perfect

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Meare House with friends, 4 adults and 5 children. We had an absolutely fantastic time. The property is outstanding with fantastic furnishings and everything we could possibly need. There was enough room for all of us without feeling like we were under each other's feet. Compared to other properties we have rented everything about it was magnificent and grand, especially the roll top bath in the main bedroom!

As for location, that was also perfect. Lovely views, fantastic coffee shop with great cakes just across the road and a lovely walk into Aldeburgh if you fancy it. Boats on the lake and a horse and carriage ride for the children, along with ice creams and then a lovely enclosed garden to run around in, they couldn't ask for more.

We will definitely be going back!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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northamptonshire
5

Lovely place, well equipped

  • 5 of 5

Perfect for dogs and kids, brilliant gates for kitchen and we'll equipped with lots of toys and cutlery/plates etc for kids. Lovely house with great size rooms and very warm. Brilliant location and lovely nearby pub selling very lovely food. Only slight niggle is the kitchen handles were a bit sharp and slightly cut myself on it.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 3, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Thorpness
5

Annual Family break

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house and position. Went with whole family - 3 families - grandparents 2 children with partners and 3 grandchildren ( + 2 dogs).

Layout perfect for everyone. Gates to keep dogs away from most rooms.

Only comments - in room with wet room attached - needs a bed side table for convenience of book, glasses and clock. Hanging space would also make the room more comfortable.

Furnishings and kitchen resources excellent.

We all loved the stay. Position is perfect near to the beach for walks and very good local pub. Family birthday while we were there and took advantage of the pub for a family meal - accommodated both children/baby and dogs.,

Would recommend to any one.

thank you for a lovely stay.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 2, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic Meare House

  • 5 of 5

My partner and I&our 2 7 month old dogs have recently returned from a perfect weeks stay at Meare House, overlooking Meare Lake in Thorpeness on the Suffolk Coast. What a beautiful holiday home!Easy to find, perfectly located in the centre of the village overlooking the beautiful lake with the beach just a few minutes walk away. We were delayed in arriving but with keys left in the keysafe we were able to relax and help ourselves to settle in. The house was clean and warm and is bathed with light nearly all day and we found everything we needed had been thought of and was easy to find and use (i.e Heating, TV, appliances etc). Although we were only 2 adults and 2 dogs we had friends from Suffolk for the day on the Sunday and the house was amply large enough and the garden furniture well used to host guests with ease and we had parents in law visit also for 2 nights and so the extra beds and baths were again put to use and a real bonus. The showers especially were great, v powerful and easy to use. And the bed in the master bed is super comfy and hard to leave but the suinshine we were blessed with adn the sound of the sea coming in thru the windows made us get up and out earlier than usual!! The dogs had a brilliant time&the baby gates that enable them to be econfined to the kitchen overnight without them feeling shut away were a great benefit to us.The garden is all secure&shielded well from passers by to be able to enjoy having the dogs (and us) outside for much of the day when we were not out exploring the many lovely walks - inc the beach walk to Aldeburgh and back (about 4.5miles) and many more routes to be found out and about. Cannot recommend this highly enough.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 22, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
43 Miles
Norwich
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
The Dolphin
Nearest Ferry
50 Miles
Harwich
Nearest Golf
100 Metres
Thorpeness Golf Course
Nearest Train
8 Miles
Saxmundham
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
A12
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
The Dolphin
Car: recommended

Further Details:

Thorpeness and Aldeburgh have long been a fashionable holiday destination but both have managed to remain unspoilt. It is still possible to watch the fishing boats come in and buy fresh fish from the many fisherman's huts on the beach in Aldeburgh (two miles from Thorpeness). Aldeburgh has several excellent art galleries and ever changing exhibitions and many fabulous boutiques and shops.The restaurants in Aldeburgh are really excellent and can accommodate all budgets and ages.If you don't fancy cooking the Golden Galleon fish and chip shop is a must! The local supermarket sells every thing you could need while the many Delis sell every kind of treat you imagine, including a fabulous selection of frozen gourmet meals, wonderful fresh breads and cakes. Adding to the temptations are the old fashioned sweetie shop and fabulous ice cream parlour.

Just up the road in Aldeburgh there are four new tennis courts that can be used on an hourly basis. The marshes close by are perfect for walks and anyone interested in Bird watching.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Thorpeness, East of England

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 7
3 Sep 2017 - 19 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,024
for 4 nights
From
£256
£1,363
 
 
Rate 8
20 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,634
for 7 nights
£1,634
 
 
Rate 9
29 Oct 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£676
for 4 nights
From
£169
£901
 
 
Rate 10
22 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,804
for 4 nights
From
£451
£2,403
 
 
Jan 6 - Feb 8
6 Jan 2018 - 8 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
£696
for 4 nights
From
£174
£928
 
 
Feb 9 - Feb 17
9 Feb 2018 - 17 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
£800
for 4 nights
From
£200
£1,065
 
 
Feb 18 - Mar 22
18 Feb 2018 - 22 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
£800
for 4 nights
From
£200
£1,065
 
 
Mar 23 - Apr 6
23 Mar 2018 - 6 Apr 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,268
for 4 nights
From
£317
£1,688
 
 
Apr 7 - May 24
7 Apr 2018 - 24 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
£932
for 4 nights
From
£233
£1,240
 
 
May 25 - June 2
25 May 2018 - 2 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,432
for 4 nights
From
£358
£1,912
 
 
June 3 - June 28
3 Jun 2018 - 28 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,140
for 4 nights
From
£285
£1,519
 
 
Jun 29 - Jul 19
29 Jun 2018 - 19 Jul 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,520
for 4 nights
From
£380
£2,027
 
 
Jul 20 - Aug 11
20 Jul 2018 - 11 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,404
for 7 nights
£2,404
 
 
Aug 12 - Aug 19
12 Aug 2018 - 19 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,950
for 7 nights
£2,950
 
 
Aug 20 - Sep 1
20 Aug 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,404
for 7 nights
£2,404
 
 
Sep 2 - Oct 18
2 Sep 2018 - 18 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,052
for 4 nights
From
£263
£1,405
 
 
Oct 19 - Oct 27
19 Oct 2018 - 27 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,683
for 7 nights
£1,683
 
 
Oct 28 - Dec 20
28 Oct 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
£696
for 4 nights
From
£174
£928
 
 
Dec 21 - Jan 4,2019
21 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£2,475
for 7 nights
£2,475
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£660
for 4 nights
From
£165
£901
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
50% deposit required on booking (25% for bookings in 2018) - final balance due a month before arrival date.
Please note that short breaks (a stay of up to four nights) are 75% of the weekly rental.
Contact 01728 830250


Changeover Day:
Flexible changeover days

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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