Thalassa

Aldeburgh, Aldeburgh & Surrounding Villages

  • 5 Star
  • Thalassa is a beautiful property just a stone's throw from Aldeburgh High Street and the beach offering a touch of luxury to a Suffolk holiday.

You can book this holiday cottage from:

  • £1485 per week
  • £212 per night
  • 5 Star
  • This property can be found on Niche Retreats
  • 8 Guests
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • No Pets
  • WiFi
  • Private Parking

Description

Thalassa is a large, contemporary detached property. It occupies a prominent position in a quiet exclusive development of luxury houses in the beautiful Victorian seaside town of Aldeburgh.  It is located within 10 minutes’ walk of all the facilities on the High Street whilst the famous Scallop sculpture by Maggi Hambling on the beach is only a 5-minute stroll away.  With premium quality styling throughout, the property comes with a really spacious living area on the ground floor that flows from kitchen to a large dining area and through double doors to a generously proportioned, comfortable lounge with a woodburning stove. This is a house ideal for get-togethers of families and friends with sociable spaces and quality British handcrafted furniture and designer furnishings. The good size garden is peaceful, private and secure and is perfect for outdoor eating or evening drinks. The themes of sea, space and light are evident throughout this special property. Each bedroom has individual touches and the property contains 4 bathrooms to complement the 4 large bedrooms. Distant sea views are afforded from three upstairs windows and the top bedroom enjoys a Velux balcony that pushes out for star gazing to the sounds of the sea. The house has ‘eco’ credentials with solar heated water, a heat recovery system and high levels of insulation. There are 2 dedicated parking spaces at the far side of the house. Thalassa provides a wonderful, luxurious relaxing holiday home in this enchanting seaside town.
Shop: 0.5 miles Pub: 0.5 miles

Bedrooms and bathrooms
The bedrooms at Thalassa are in one word, massive with large luxurious beds and high-quality linen.  There are two rooms with Super Kings, one with a King-size bed and a fourth with a twin-bedded arrangement. In addition, the convenience of four great bathrooms makes the house a highly sought-after property. The top floor room enjoys distant sea views from the Velux balcony.

Cooking and dining
Sophisticated, superb and practically perfect, the kitchen at Thalassa is a favourite spot for get-togethers. There's a large Rangemaster cooker with twin ovens and a huge integrated gas hob, American-style fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher. A beautiful combination of solid wood and granite worktops give the sense of true quality. A long Ercol dining table and chairs are the focal point of the dining area, beyond which is a sitting area to enjoy a quiet read or looking out to the beautiful, private garden.

GROUND FLOOR
Entrance Hall: Cupboard for storing coats.  Cloakroom with washbasin and WC
Sitting Room: Smart TV, DVD player, BOSE Bluetooth speaker, woodburning stove.
Dining Area: Large table and chairs.
Kitchen: Large Range cooker and five ring gas hob, fridge freezer, microwave, dishwasher.
Utility Room: Washer dryer, large sink.

FIRST FLOOR
Master Bedroom: Super king size bed, dressing area, large built-in wardrobe. En-Suite Bathroom with roll top bath and shower attachment, shower cubicle, washbasin and WC.
Bedroom 2: King size bed, large built-in wardrobe and En-Suite Shower Room with shower cubicle, washbasin and WC.
Bedroom 3: Twin beds (that can be configured into a super king size bed on request), large built-in wardrobe.
Family Bathroom: Bath with shower attachment, shower cubicle, washbasin and WC.

SECOND FLOOR
Master Bedroom 2:
Super king size zip and link bed which can be made into twin beds (please specify your preference at the time of booking), large built-in wardrobe and Velux Juliet balcony.
Shower Room with double shower cubicle, washbasin and WC.

Garden: Enclosed large garden with lawn and large paved patio area. The garden faces south and west, capturing the sun during the late morning, afternoon and evening.
Parking: Private for two cars.
Heating: Underfloor and gas heating. Eco friendly solar hot water heating.
Notes: Wi-Fi and towels provided. Highchair available to use. Bikes can be stored in the garage.
Security Deposit: A security deposit of £350 is required four weeks prior to your holiday.

Aldeburgh and the surrounding area have 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 with a variety of quality shops, restaurants and art galleries.  The nearby Alde estuary and Thorpeness Meare offer a great variety of water-based activities.

Features

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 3 king/super-king beds
  • 2 single beds

Kitchen

  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer

Bathrooms

  • 4 bathrooms
  • 5 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom

Families

  • Family friendly
  • Highchair

Outdoors

  • Garden, courtyard or patio
  • Private parking

How far to ...?

  • Pub 0.2 miles
  • Shop 0.3 miles

Special Features

  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Welcome pack
  • Sea or coastal views

Accessibility

  • Ground floor WC

Reviews

Friendly office staff.Clean, airy and well furnished property.

Mrs Pamela Lynch,

We found the house very comfortable. All bedrooms having their own bathrooms/ensuite was excellent as we were four couples. We loved the spacious kitchen/dining room. We thoroughly enjoyed the comfort throughout the week.

Mr Peter Arkle,

The house is beautifully kept and is very spacious. We were three couples and two children and there was plenty of room and a bathroom for each bedroom. It is also very well equipped and spotlessly clean. The owner has done a splendid job with this house. I was sorry to leave it. The area is charming.Aldeburgh and Southwold are lovely. The area has shingley beaches but can still be enjoyed.

Mrs M Kuness,

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