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“Perfect pet friendly base for exploring.”
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Saxmundham, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

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Very good - based on 15 reviews
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Barry M
Hatfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Perfect pet friendly base for exploring.”
Reviewed 20 September 2019 for a stay in September 2019

Saxmundham is a nice small town that is ideally placed to explore this area of Suffolk.

Flint cottage is nicely fitted out and exceptionally clean and comfortable - just right for my wife, adult daughter, two small to medium sized dogs and myself.

Really enjoyed our long weekend stay here and would very happily stay again, hopefully for a bit longer next time.

Thank you very much to the owner (Dawn) for making us so welcome.

Date of stay: September 2019
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
23 Sep 2019
Thank you Barry for your Review of ‘Flint Cottage’. We’re glad you all enjoyed your stay and would welcome you back anytime.

We’re particularly pleased that you appreciate our efforts and high standards of cleanliness (our Housekeeper will be very pleased to hear).

Yes, there is indeed a lot to see and do around the Suffolk Heritage Coast so perhaps a longer stay next time?

Being so central, your base in Saxmundham makes it very easy to get to all the places of interest.

We look forward to seeing you all again very soon.
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Sue M
London, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Charming, spotless and convenient”
Reviewed 20 September 2019 for a stay in September 2019
1
person found this review helpful

The cottage is charming with lots of character. The outside space is limited but enough room for small table and 4 chairs in courtyard. Easy 10 minute walk to the centre or 10 minutes walk to country park. Location ideal as plenty of variety of places to visit within 20 to 30 minutes drive.
What really stands out is the welcome. Dawn was so willing to share recommendations and offer advice.

Date of stay: September 2019
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
23 Sep 2019
Thank you for taking the time to write a Review, Sue.
We’re glad you enjoyed your stay in ‘Flint Cottage’, which is indeed quite characterful - the main parts of the buildings are around 200 years old.

Being in the centre of the old town of Saxmundham is a great bonus, as you’re just minutes from the High Street and everything you’d need, and we are fortunate to have a little bit of outside space so that our guests can sit out and enjoy the sunshine.

We love Suffolk so it’s great when our guests are enthusiastic to explore the fabulous Heritage Coastal region - and find they love it too!

We look forward to welcoming you back very soon, so you can explore some more.
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Donnalour...
1 review
“Little gem”
Reviewed 29 July 2019 for a stay in July 2019

This cottage is clean and has everything a family needs for a great holiday. There is s pub in walking distance and the Suffolk coast is only a short drive away.

Date of stay: July 2019
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
31 Jul 2019
Thank you for taking the time to write a Review on your recent stay at one of our 4* Holiday Cottages in Saxmundham.

We’re pleased that you liked staying at ‘Flint Cottage’, and that you appreciated the high standards.

We love the Suffolk Heritage Coastal region and we’re glad that you enjoyed exploring the area and found all the places of interest quick and easy to get to.

The ‘Poachers Pocket’ Pub is our favourite local so we’re glad you liked it too. Local Ales, home-cooked food, nice people, and walking distance from the Holiday Cottages.

We’d welcome you back anytime and look forward to meeting you again soon.
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Mick R
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Little gem in a great location”
Reviewed 16 August 2018 for a stay in July 2018
2
people found this review helpful

A lovely cosy cottage a couple of minutes walk from Saxmundham railway station on the brilliant East Suffolk line which is your gateway to lots of interesting places and walks in the tranquil Suffolk countryside, The cottage is well equipped. It also has 2 big comfy double beds and a secluded private courtyard to relax in. Saxmundham has some good places to eat but a 'must go to' pub is The Poachers' Pocket which has delicious homemade food and the best chips I've had for ages,

Date of stay: July 2018
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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lambarwel...
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“A lovely stay at a pretty cottage”
Reviewed 12 June 2018 for a stay in May 2018
1
person found this review helpful

Flint cottage was comfortable and well equipped and a perfect pet friendly place to stay.Hoping to go back soon.

Date of stay: May 2018
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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