Forresters Lodge in Bawdsey is a fantastic self-catering holiday home located in a historic village very close to the Suffolk Coast. With a laid back and colonial feel, there’s a fabulous large verandah making this charming home ideal for families or group of friends to enjoy with the garden being perfect to unwind in. With most of the accommodation on the ground floor, there is plenty of space to relax and spread out during your time in Suffolk. There is also the bonus of a table tennis and pool table in the garage - great for kids and big kids alike. The cosy open fire in the sitting room makes the property a great choice for holidays in the winter season. All this combined with private parking and being pet-friendly makes Forresters Lodge a great choice for your holiday or short break. Shop: 0.9 miles Pub: 0.9 miles.
Why We Love This Property
Truly unique with endless lawn overlooked by the generous verandah – there’s no better place to enjoy outdoor dining than this fabulous holiday retreat.
Room By Room Overview
Sitting Room: 40” Freesat Smart TV, DVD, open fire.
Kitchen/Dining Area: Range oven and gas hob, fridge freezer, microwave, dishwasher, dining table for eight guests, French doors leading to the terrace garden.
Sun Room: A lovely room perfect for relaxing or reading with seating and garden views.
Music Room: Piano, seating and a desk creating a small study area.
Garage: Table tennis, pool table, drinks fridge, washing machine, tumble dryer.
Bedroom 1: Four poster king size bed.
Bedroom 2: King size bed, wall-mounted Smart TV.
Bedroom 3: Twin beds, desk.
Bathroom: Bath with over-bath power shower, washbasin and WC.
Back hallway with stairs leading to
Bedroom 4: Single bed (4ft).
Bedroom 5: Single bed.
Bathroom: Bath with over-bath shower, washbasin and WC.
Garden: Lovely mature garden with large lawn area and terrace with garden furniture.
Parking: Private parking for two cars.
Heating: Oil central heating.
Pets: One well behaved dog welcome (permitted in the kitchen only).
Notes: Wi-Fi, towels and a starter pack of wood for the open fire are all provided. Travel cot available to use. A £200 security deposit is required four weeks prior to your holiday.
Bawdsey lies on the estuary of the River Deben, where walkers and weekend sailors sit outside the pubs gazing across to the pine forests and heath land of the Bawdsey Peninsula. Nearby, Bawdsey Manor was where radar was developed and there are lots of historical sites to visit around the area. There is also a sandy beach for children, and sailing at Bawdsey Quay only two miles away. From here you can take the foot ferry to Felixstowe Ferry just across the river.
- Friday changeover
- Sleeps 8
- 5 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- 1 Pet allowed
- Private parking
- 4 Single beds
- 2 King size/super king size beds
- WiFi available
- Travel cot available
- Open fire/woodburner
- Bath towels included
- Bed linen included
- Equipped with a dishwasher
- Equipped with a tumble dryer
- Equipped with a washing machine
|Date Range||7 night price *||3 night price *|
|3 Nov 17 - 22 Dec 17||£845||£634|
|22 Dec 17 - 5 Jan 18||£1,300||£975|
|5 Jan 18 - 6 Jan 18||£865||£649|
|6 Jan 18 - 9 Feb 18||£865||£649|
|9 Feb 18 - 23 Feb 18||£1,000||£750|
|23 Feb 18 - 23 Mar 18||£865||£649|
|23 Mar 18 - 13 Apr 18||£1,135||Call|
|13 Apr 18 - 25 May 18||£1,000||£750|
|25 May 18 - 1 Jun 18||£1,330||Call|
|1 Jun 18 - 13 Jul 18||£1,135||Call|
|13 Jul 18 - 20 Jul 18||£1,265||Call|
|20 Jul 18 - 7 Sep 18||£1,330||£998|
|7 Sep 18 - 14 Sep 18||£1,265||Call|
|14 Sep 18 - 21 Sep 18||£1,135||Call|
|21 Sep 18 - 19 Oct 18||£1,000||£750|
|19 Oct 18 - 2 Nov 18||£1,135||Call|
|2 Nov 18 - 21 Dec 18||£865||£649|
|21 Dec 18 - 28 Dec 18||£1,330||Call|
|28 Dec 18 - 4 Jan 19||£1,400||£1,050|
* Please note: The prices displayed are guide prices and do not include optional items such as pet charges.
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