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Wheelwright’s Cottage

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Rumburgh
Grade 4 Star rating
Sleeps2
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1
Pets 2
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Description

Ideal holiday retreat, this cottage is close to the Suffolk Heritage Coast and you can also visit Southwold with its pier.

Set in the village of Rumburgh close to the Suffolk Heritage Coast, Wheelwright’s Cottage makes an ideal holiday retreat. Adjoining the owners’ property, the light and airy cottage has been furnished to a very good standard with original features retained. Visitors have their own garden but can also enjoy walks in the village, exploring the many local footpaths. There is a small shop, open May to October, selling local produce. Guests can visit Southwold with its pier and lighthouse and Walberswick. Minsmere (RSPB), Dunwich and Aldeburgh, well known for its music festival, are nearby. Norwich and The Broads are also within easy reach. Shops 4 miles, pub and restaurant ¼ mile.

Ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen with beams and wooden floor. Utility room with toilet. First floor: 1 double (5ft) bedroom. Shower room with toilet. Additional single bed available on request.

Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Cot. High chair. Digital TV. DVD. CD. Electric cooker. Microwave. Washing machine. Freezer in outbuilding. Wi-fi. Shingled courtyard. Lawned garden with sitting-out area and furniture. Shared 7-acre grounds. Parking (2 cars). Cycle store by arrangement. Welcome pack. No smoking. NB: Ditch in owner’s grounds.

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Features

  • Bike StoreBike Store
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • Free PetsFree Pets
  • Christmas Themed CottageChristmas Themed Cottage
  • WifiWifi
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • Open PlanOpen Plan
  • Car Parking - Designated On SiteCar Parking - Designated On Site

Customer Comments

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 15/07/2016
    Excellent cottage equipped with everything you need including information about places to eat and visit. Good location for visiting the surrounding area.The owners are very friendly and helpful. A great welcome pack on arrival including delicious home bread.


  • 8

    Confirmed guest, 08/07/2016
    Lovely cottage with delicious welcome goodies. Katherine went out of her way to make us feel comfortable.


  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 01/07/2016
    The cottage was very clean and comfortable. Equipment was good and everything in the kitchen worked. Some of the Windows needed minor repairs, otherwise it was in good order. Outside the exterior could have been better garden wise. The owners garden next door was messy and spoilt the view a little. We enjoyed a good few days in a pleasant, quiet location. The welcome pack was good.


  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 03/06/2016
    Lovely cottage in a countryside location which is great for dog walking ( take an OS map of the area & you're spoilt for choice of footpaths). Cottage was clean, well equipped and the hosts live next door & are very helpful. The welcome pack was a nice touch. We visited Southwold, Aldeburgh, Thorpeness & Dunwich areas & again, with an OS map we managed to walk the dog off the lead for most of time. Rumburgh only really has a pub, which we visited once and had a nice meal. A nice area of the country, and I would recommend the cottage.


  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 13/05/2016
    Wheelwright's Cottage is a peaceful haven in the lovely village of Rumburgh. Locals (and our hosts next door) are extremely friendly and the pub Rumburgh Buck is well worth a visit. We were made most welcome. The cottage itself was full of character and had everything possible for a comfortable stay. The bottle of wine, loaf of bread, flapjack and whole milk were much appreciated as the welcome pack, and we knew we had made the right choice. We would definitely return.


  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 14/12/2015
    Lovely cottage,clean,cosy and well equipped .Set in a pretty village with lots of good walks from the door.Very dog friendly .We will defiantly visit again.


  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 21/11/2015
    This is a very nice cottage,in a peaceful location that has been decorated, equiped and maintained to a high standard. It is warm, cosy and welcoming even in the worst weather conditions . The facilities are excellent and the owners are helpful plus there are some nice touches including a welcome pack of basic of provisions and a bottle of wine. We throughly enjoyed a relaxing week as did our Boxer who appreciated the secure space at the front and rear of the property. There are lots of places in the area to visit and the coast only 8 miles away at Southwold .


  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 02/11/2015
    We had a wonderful weekend break, very relaxing. The cottage was perfect for our needs and our little dog enjoyed herself too!


  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 24/10/2015
    We enjoyed a restful week at Wheelwright's Cottage. The cottage itself has been so well restored and fitted out that we loved staying there with our elderly dog. The furniture and fittings are of a high standard, as are the plumbing and heating. The owners had also put a lot of thought and effort into dressing the rooms. We felt at home immediately and were very pleased to find such a gem only 1 hour away from home! As usual, I'd been over-ambitious when planning where to go and what to do. There are so many lovely places within quick and easy reach along the coast that we only got halfway down the list. That gives us a good excuse for visiting Suffolk again soon.


  • 5

    Confirmed guest, 03/10/2015
    The picture of the cottage is misleading, as the grounds were overgrown and did not give a welcoming impression. The interior was clean, but the lounge settees where very uncomfortable. It should be pointed out that there is no village as such as the Pub and Store were shut down.

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner: We are disappointed to receive this negative review. We are proud that we receive consistently good ones and would like to clarify some points for future guests. Our village is extremely friendly with a good pub (the Rumburgh Buck) just walking distance away. As advertised, the nearest shops are 4 miles away, in Halesworth. There has never been a village shop. The pub is open as it always has been. The lounge settees are smart, clean and are not quite 4 years old. We live next door to the cottage and if anything is not to your satisfaction, we are always happy to do anything we can to make your stay more comfortable. Please let us know at the time. The grounds / garden are a little different from the pictures but this is due to us making improvements this year. We have had extensive work carried out to completely level the front, create a permanent parking area and path up to the cottage. We have had to reseed and have been allowing the grass to grow. The shrubs at the back have grown since the pictures were taken but there is still the same enclosed shingle seating area. Our garden next door, completely separate from the cottage, is a work in progress. It does not look as smart as we would like but we have worked on the holiday cottage first. We aim to have our garden reseeded and our path laid by May 2016 - we apologise that this appeared to impact on a guest's holiday.

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9.1 out of 10 – based on 16 reviews collected by Reevoo
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