Situated at the southern-most end of Aldeburgh High Street, Flint Cottage oozes character. Sat behind the rather grand looking double-fronted, flint facade with unusual stepped roofline you'll find truly homely, pet-friendly, self-catering holiday accommodation for up to 8 guests.
White walls throughout give a feeling of space in Flint Cottage, with exception to the dining room where warm yellow walls, character fire place and a bookcase laiden with books and games give a real cosy feel for holiday mealtimes. The large kitchen is well-equipped with everything you need on a self-catering holiday, but with the restaurants, pubs and fish and chip shops of Aldeburgh within walking distance, there's really no need to cook!
Upstairs, there are four good-sized and simply furnished bedrooms, perfect for an extended family holiday. One of the bedrooms even has its own private staircase!
The mature garden is a real asset to this property. When you want a break from Aldeburgh's coastal breeze but still want to enjoy the sounds and smells of the seaside, this is the place to be, with marshland out to the rear and Aldeburgh beach less than a minutes stroll away. Shop: 200 yards Pub: 150 yards
What we love about this property
We just love the quirky exterior of Flint Cottage. Take a look along the street ? there's nowhere else quite like it!
Sitting Room: Light and airy with high-mounted TV and DVD player.
Dining Room: Cosy with Wooden table and chairs, fireplace and well stocked bookcase.
Kitchen: White units with electric oven and hob, fridge, microwave and dishwasher.
Lobby: Fridge freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer (stairs to Bedroom 4).
Conservatory: Offers another family dining area with table and chairs.
Shower Room: Shower cubicle, white washbasin and wc.
Cloakroom: washbasin and wc.
Bedroom 1: Double bed and built in wardrobes.
Bedroom 2: Double bed, washbasin and ample storage.
Bedroom 3: Good sized bedroom with twin beds.
Bedroom 4: Twin bedroom with separate access from stairs from the ground floor lobby.
Bathroom: White suite comprising bath, shower cubicle, washbasin and wc.
Garden: Enclosed rear garden with lawned area, patio, garden furniture and barbecue.
Heating: Gas heating.
Pets: One well-behaved pet welcome.
Notes: Wi-fi and towels provided. There is a telephone for incoming calls only.
Aldeburgh and the surrounding area has inspired many authors and poets in the past but the most famous son of the town is Benjamin Britten who founded the Aldeburgh Music Festival which now has worldwide acclaim and is held every year in June at Snape Maltings. Fishermen still pull their colourful boats up on the shingle beach and sell fresh fish from the picturesque huts. The wide, mainly Georgian high street has many attractive buildings whilst the seafront properties all have commanding views of the beach and the North Sea. Boating is popular on the nearby Alde estuary where a large variety of yachts can be seen at summer weekends.
- Friday changeover
- Sleeps 8
- 4 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- 2 Pets allowed
- Sorry, no Private parking
- WiFi available
- Bath towels included
- Bed linen included
- Equipped with a dishwasher
- Equipped with a tumble dryer
- Equipped with a washing machine
|Band||Date Range||7 night price *|
|A||17th February 2017 - 30th March 2017||£895.00|
|C||31st March 2017 - 20th April 2017||£1,130.00|
|B||21st April 2017 - 25th May 2017||£1,005.00|
|E||26th May 2017 - 1st June 2017||£1,395.00|
|C||2nd June 2017 - 13th July 2017||£1,130.00|
|D||14th July 2017 - 20th July 2017||£1,260.00|
|E||21st July 2017 - 7th September 2017||£1,395.00|
|D||8th September 2017 - 14th September 2017||£1,260.00|
|C||15th September 2017 - 21st September 2017||£1,130.00|
|B||22nd September 2017 - 19th October 2017||£1,005.00|
|C||20th October 2017 - 26th October 2017||£1,130.00|
|B||27th October 2017 - 2nd November 2017||£1,005.00|
|A||3rd November 2017 - 21st December 2017||£895.00|
|E||22nd December 2017 - 24th December 2017||£1,395.00|
* Please note: guide prices are based on the current year's prices and do not include optional items such as pet fees.
This is the best equipped cottage we have stayed at, couldn't have asked for more.Mrs R Staff - 24th June 2016
We love it! Suffolk Secrets always provide a friendly and efficient service. The Aldeburgh Festival is always amazing!Ms R Sinden-Evans - 10th June 2016
A lovely cottage - well appointed and in great state of repair. Garden particularly good for children. Suffolk Secrets staff were great.Mrs C Nightingale - 4th April 2016
Lovely cosy cottage, particularly appreciated (and envied!) the garden.Mr FP Wadley - 25th March 2016
Good location; beautifully presented. Everything needed for a good holiday was provided. When looking for somewhere to stay with a fairly large family group over the new year, the staff at Suffolk Secrets were extremely helpful in suggesting suitable places and liaising with the owner to see if they would agree to a shorter than normal let. Flint Cottage was everything we hoped it would be and we would heartily recommend it and Suffolk Secrets.Ms S Tate - 30th December 2015
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