Gardener's Cottage

Great Bealings, The Suffolk Countryside

  • Surrounded by rolling Suffolk countryside, this lovely single storey cottage enjoys far reaching views of a rural landscape, little changed in centuries. Filled with home comforts, this is the ultimate couples getaway!

You can book this property from:

  • £508 per week
  • £73 per night


The ultimate romantic retreat… this charming single storey cottage is stylish and comfortable with rural views. Escape to a Suffolk hideaway!

A beautiful self catering holiday home near Woodbridge with cottage style interiors, private garden, parking and wonderful walking trails and paths on the doorstep. Gardener’s Cottage ticks all the boxes for a rural idyll. Set in a lovely garden with seating area and barbeque, trees, plants and 30+ species of birds including woodpeckers, owls, buzzards, kestrel and sparrow hawks, yellowhammers, cuckoos and treecreepers to name but a few. This is a wildlife lovers haven with deer and hares spotted too! Gardener's Cottage is at the top of a hill on the site of an old windmill with panoramic views over the surrounding countryside towards St Mary's Church and Great Bealings. This charming single storey cottage has a delightful sitting room with wood burning stove for the cooler evenings, perfect for just relaxing with a coffee over breakfast or with a pre-dinner aperitif. Head into Woodbridge, a great base with the Riverside Theatre and some beautiful historic buildings and museums. Situated on the banks of the River Deben just a mile from Sutton Hoo and the Sandlings, a rare and wildlife rich heathland which stretches to Bawdsey on Suffolk's heritage coast. Great for a walking or cycling holiday and popular for canoeing and boating.

Why we love this property… this charming dog friendly holiday home is a must for wildlife lovers and perfect for exploring both the Suffolk coast and countryside.

Shops and pubs in Woodbridge 4 miles, Framlingham 13 miles, Snape 15 miles, Orford 14.5 miles, Aldeburgh 19 miles, Lavenham 27.5 miles, Bury St Edmunds 31.5 miles

All the accommodation is on the ground floor

Sitting room: sofa, armchair, wood burning stove, flat screen TV showing Freeview with DVD. iPod dock.
Kitchen/dining room: table and chairs, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge/freezer, electric hob and oven and microwave.
Master bedroom: king sized bed, bedside tables and lamps, chest of drawers, wardrobe.
Ensuite bathroom: bath and overhead shower, wash hand basin, WC. 

Outside: fenced and gated cottage garden, brick seating area, barbecue, garden table. There is plenty of outside space for bikes.
Parking: private parking on drive.
Sleeps: 2 in 1 bedrooms.
Pets: 2 dogs welcome.  
Heating: central heating throughout. A welcome basket of logs are provided for the log burning stove.
Notes: WiFi, non-allergic duvets and pillows, bed linen and towels provided. Please bring your own beach towels. If using the travel cot, please provide your own bedding. No smoking. Restricted head height in places. No smoking.


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Combined fridge/freezer
  • Freezer


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Travel cot
  • Highchair


  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking

How far to ...?

  • Pub 3.1 miles
  • Shop 3.1 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Bird watching
  • Cycling


  • On one level, no stairs
  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 5:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.


Delighted to stay in such an appealing property. Carefully thought out, cosy, perfectly equipped without fuss, practical maps and guides aplenty, an efficient fire and besutiful views outback with beautiful mature trees out front. Gorgeous.

Robert B,

Was a lovely cottage just what my husband and I wanted very peaceful and relaxing Wonderful holiday just what was needed

Mrs Martine L,

What a wonderful week we have had, just what the doctor ordered. A gorgeous cottage to recuperate in. Such a relaxing place and so tastefully decorated. Beautiful flowers to greet us. As well as us, Stanley, our puppy has had the best holiday ever. What amazing walks we have had, just love it here. Thank you, We hope to come back. Paul, Jane & 1-year-old Stanley. East Sussex

Past Customer,

A five-star stay in a five-star cottage. Zoe & James youre the perfect hosts. Than you.

Past Customer,